Daily Archives: March 11, 2023

Kevin Porter Jr. rejoins Rockets’ lineup after left thigh contusion

After missing one game with a left thigh contusion, Kevin Porter Jr. was back in Houston’s starting lineup at point guard for Saturday’s game between the host Rockets and visiting Chicago Bulls. Porter’s left leg was already a bit compromised after missing seven weeks with a left foot contusion, which is likely to cause him at least some pain for …

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NCAA bracket 2023: Printable March Madness bracket, NCAA Tournament seeds will be set on Selection Sunday

You’ve been following Bracketology and there’s plenty of conference tournament games left Saturday, but Selection Sunday is only one day away and you know what that means: It is officially time for you to get ready for March Madness by printing out your own clean 2023 NCAA Tournament bracket to track your favorite teams all the way to the Final …

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Wichita State fires Isaac Brown: Shockers move on from men’s basketball coach after three seasons

Getty Images Wichita State has fired men’s basketball coach Isaac Brown after three seasons leading the program, the school announced Saturday. Brown’s firing comes one day after the Shockers suffered an 82-76 loss to Tulane in the AAC Tournament, all but officially dashing their longshot hopes for earning an NCAA Tournament bid.  “After a thorough evaluation and review of our …

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Yahoo Plays and Strategy for Saturday, March 11

What a frustrating week from a fan’s perspective. We’ve lost Luka Doncic, Ja Morant and Kevin Durant just this week, which is scary since numerous superstars were sidelined before these disastrous few days. It opens up some value in DFS, though, and we’ll bank on some absences here. With that in mind, let’s start with two of those guards stepping …

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2023 college basketball coaching changes tracker

Georgetown Hoyas head coach Patrick Ewing walks off the court after an NCAA college basketball game against Villanova during the first round of the Big East conference tournament, Wednesday, March 8, 2023, in New York. | John Minchillo, Associated Pres It is that time of year again, when college basketball programs across the country make coaching changes after disappointing seasons …

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Giannis Antetokounmpo, Jonathan Kuminga out for Warriors-Bucks clash

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. Giannis, Kuminga both out for Warriors-Bucks clash originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea The Warriors won’t have to worry about Giannis Antetokounmpo when they take on the Milwaukee Bucks at Chase Center on Saturday night, as the two-time NBA MVP will miss his …

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2023 NCAA Tournament schedule: March Madness bracket, game dates, locations, tip times, TV channels

Capping what has already been a wild college basketball season, the 2023 NCAA Tournament begins Sunday, March 12 with 68 of the best teams in the country competing for the national championship. It’s an event unlike any other in sports with the buzzer beaters, Cinderellas stories and unforeseen upsets ready to come en masse once play begins. 2023 March Madness …

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Anthony Davis’ Top 30 Career Plays

In honor of his 30th birthday today, take a look at AD’s top 30 career plays! Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending … Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0ufyaXWbsnc Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Zion Williamson injury update: Pelicans hoping to have star forward back before playoffs, per report

The New Orleans Pelicans announced on Wednesday that All-Star forward Zion Williamson’s will be out for at least two more weeks due to his hamstring strain. Williamson underwent new imaging, which showed that he is progressing well but still needs more time to recover, per the team. According to The Athletic’s Sam Amick, the Pelicans are still planning for Williamson …

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Arkansas staffer grabs journalist’s phone and throws it to the ground

An Arkansas staff member grabbed a phone from a journalist after the Razorbacks’ men’s basketball team lost to Texas A&M in the quarterfinals of the SEC Tournament on Friday night. A student journalist from the Kentucky Kernal, which is an independent student newspaper at the University of Kentucky, was covering the event at Bridgestone Arena in Nashville when Arkansas staffer …

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Kendrick Perkins boldly claims Warriors-Grizzlies is NBA’s lone rivalry

Perk disagrees with Dray, calls Dubs-Grizz NBA’s lone rivalry originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea There is no shortage of emotions and trash talk when the Warriors play the Memphis Grizzlies, but Golden State veteran and four-time NBA champion Draymond Green insists no rivalry exists between the two teams. He made that opinion crystal clear after the Warriors lost to …

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Alabama vs. Missouri prediction, odds, start time: 2023 SEC Tournament picks, best bets by proven model

The 2023 SEC Tournament semifinals get underway Saturday when the top-seed Alabama Crimson Tide take on the fourth-seeded Missouri Tigers. Both teams had a double bye and then won in the quarterfinals on Friday. Alabama had no problem with Mississippi State, while Missouri pulled away late after a tough battle with Tennessee. Alabama won the regular season matchup between these …

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Joel Embiid believes he’s unguardable after leading Sixers past Blazers

PHILADELPHIA–Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid is one of the elite players in the league regardless of position. There’s a reason why he is in the MVP conversation every season and performances like Friday are a prime example. Embiid had 39 points on 13-for-20 shooting to go along with seven rebounds and four assists in a 120-119 comeback win over …

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Kevin Porter Jr. working to make up for lost time with Rockets

HOUSTON — As the morning shootaround concluded for the Rockets, a familiar face was seen running off the court before he realized that media members were waiting on him to speak. “Oh, y’all waiting on me,” Rockets point guard Kevin Porter Jr. said with a smile. “My bad. I was just excited to be back on the court.” Porter missed …

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College basketball rankings: Missouri rises in Top 25 And 1 thanks to quick turnaround by coach Dennis Gates

CBS Sports graphic Texas A&M’s Buzz Williams and Vanderbilt’s Jerry Stackhouse were named co-SEC Coaches of the Year earlier this week. It was a reasonable split; Williams guided the Aggies to a second-place finish in the conference after starting the season 6-5, and Stackhouse’s Commodores finished tied for fourth in the league thanks to an 8-1 record in their final …

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Why JaVale McGee returned for second Warriors season despite better offers

Why JaVale returned for second Dubs season despite better offers originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea JaVale McGee helped the Warriors win back-to-back NBA championships in 2017 and ’18 thanks to his above-the-rim presence and lights-out shooting in the playoffs. But he almost wasn’t with Golden State for its second title. The veteran center had plenty of better, bigger offers …

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Grand Canyon vs. Southern Utah prediction, odds, time: 2023 WAC Tournament final picks, bets by proven model

The Southern Utah Thunderbirds will be looking for payback on Saturday when they face the Grand Canyon Antelopes in the 2023 WAC Tournament championship game in Las Vegas. The Antelopes (23-11) took an 83-78 road victory against the Thunderbirds (22-11) on March 1. Both teams scraped by higher seeds Friday night to set up their final showdown. Fifth-seeded Grand Canyon …

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