Daily Archives: October 31, 2023

‘They are feeling the pressure’

[ad_1] Rival scouts and executives have mixed reviews for the Clippers after they agreed to terms to acquire James Harden in a blockbuster trade with the 76ers. (Derik Hamilton / Associated Press) NBA trades are graded on a sliding scale. Some are chess moves made with an eye on a team’s five-year plan. Judgment comes quicker for deals based on …

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Embiid fined for DX chop celebration vs. Blazers

[ad_1] Embiid fined for DX chop celebration vs. Blazers originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia The NBA hit Joel Embiid with another fine Tuesday night for his professional wrestling-inspired celebration. The league announced that it fined Embiid $35,000 for “repeatedly making an obscene gesture on the playing court” during the third quarter of the Sixers’ Sunday night win vs. the …

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76ers’ Joel Embiid fined $35K for ‘crotch chop’ celebration in win over Trail Blazers

[ad_1] How many crotch chops is too many in the NBA? Apparently, four. That’s how many times it looked like Philadelphia 76ers star Joel Embiid thrusted and gestured toward his groin area after making a layup as Portland Trail Blazers guard Malcolm Brogdon fouled him on Sunday. Embiid was fined $35,000 for the gesture, the league announced Tuesday. Embiid’s outburst …

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Zakai Zeigler out for Tennessee basketball vs Lenoir-Rhyne exhibition

[ad_1] Zakai Zeigler will not play for Tennessee basketball against Lenoir-Rhyne on Tuesday in UT’s second and final exhibition. The Vols guard is returning from ACL surgery in March following a season-ending injury on Feb. 28 against Arkansas. He also did not play in Tennessee’s 89-88 exhibition win against No. 4 Michigan State on Sunday. No. 9 Tennessee hosts Lenoir-Rhyne …

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Joel Embiid fined $35,000 by NBA for D-Generation X celebration vs. Trail Blazers

[ad_1] USATSI Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid is known for his impressive basketball skills and big personality but took a celebration too far in the eyes of the league over the weekend. Embiid deployed a wrestling celebration after finishing through contact against the Portland Trail Blazers on Sunday. The league responded to his actions by fining him $35,000. This isn’t …

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Kings’ Mitchell to start in place of injured Fox vs. Warriors

[ad_1] Kings’ Mitchell to start in place of injured Fox vs. Warriors originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area The Kings will be without their star point guard Wednesday night as they travel 85 miles southwest to take on the Golden State Warriors at Chase Center. De’Aaron Fox will miss his first game of the 2023-24 season after sustaining a …

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Illini lean on experience to knock off No. 1 Kansas

[ad_1] Oct. 29—CHAMPAIGN — The result of Illinois men’s basketball offseason roster machinations was on full display in the closing minutes of Sunday evening’s charity exhibition game against Kansas. Terrence Shannon Jr. and Coleman Hawkins both opting for another season in Champaign rather than taking their chances with the NBA draft raised Illinois’ floor considerably. The additions of graduate transfers …

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Warriors’ Steph Curry enjoying new role as Chris Paul cheerleader

[ad_1] Warriors’ Steph Curry enjoying new role as Chris Paul cheerleader originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Steph Curry is enjoying cheering on his Warriors teammate Chris Paul. Add that to the list of sentences you never thought you’d read. There were concerns about Paul’s fit with the Warriors after he was traded to Golden State this summer, but …

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Tennessee basketball score vs. Lenoir-Rhyne in exhibition

[ad_1] Tennessee basketball has its final exhibition against Lenoir-Rhyne on Tuesday. The No. 9 Vols host Lenoir-Rhyne at Thompson-Boling Arena at Food City Center at 6:30 p.m. ET (SEC Network+). Tennessee will be without Santiago Vescovi, who is in Uruguay tending to a family matter. Guard Zakai Zeigler, who did not play at Michigan State, could make his debut as …

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Johnny Furphy, Kevin McCullar Jr. could play in Kansas basketball exhibition

[ad_1] LAWRENCE — Kansas basketball’s preparation for the 2023-24 season continues Wednesday with an exhibition game at home against Fort Hays State. Although the Jayhawks are coming off of a loss in an exhibition game this past Sunday at Illinois, spirits still seemed high Tuesday. Both Kansas coach Bill Self and graduate senior guard Nicolas Timberlake appeared eager for another opportunity …

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The Top Dunks of NBA Opening Week | 2023-24 Season

[ad_1] Check out the best dunks from the first week of the NBA regular season! Never miss a moment with the latest news, trending … [ad_2] Source link : https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wFd0is47pZ8 Author : Publish date : [publish_date] Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Maxey highlights love, appreciation for Harden after Sixers’ shakeup

[ad_1] Maxey highlights love, appreciation for Harden after Sixers’ shakeup originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia CAMDEN, N.J. — After James Harden’s first practice as a Sixer, you knew exactly who would be right next to him. Tyrese Maxey was there last February. He took step-back jumpers, watched Harden do the same, smiled, absorbed it all. With Maxey’s time as …

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Watch: Chris Klieman meets with the media ahead of Texas

[ad_1] Watch: Chris Klieman meets with the media ahead of Texas – EMAWOnline PHNjcmlwdD4KICAoZnVuY3Rpb24odyxkLHMsbCxpKXsKICAgICAgICBpZiAo d2luZG93Ll9kaWRBc3luY0luamVjdEdvb2dsZVRhZ01hbmFnZXIpIHJldHVy bjsKICAgICAgICB3W2xdPXdbbF18fFtdO3dbbF0ucHVzaCh7J2d0bS5zdGFy dCc6CiAgICAgICAgbmV3IERhdGUoKS5nZXRUaW1lKCksZXZlbnQ6J2d0bS5q cyd9KTt2YXIgZj1kLmdldEVsZW1lbnRzQnlUYWdOYW1lKHMpWzBdLAogICAg ICAgIGo9ZC5jcmVhdGVFbGVtZW50KHMpLGRsPWwhPSdkYXRhTGF5ZXInPycm bD0nK2w6Jyc7ai5hc3luYz10cnVlO2ouc3JjPQogICAgICAgICdodHRwczov L3d3dy5nb29nbGV0YWdtYW5hZ2VyLmNvbS9ndG0uanM/aWQ9JytpK2RsKycm Z3RtX2F1dGg9JysnS2hINmhlQ3BvV0pVSG5xVnpkRWE3dycrCiAgICAgICAg JyZndG1fcHJldmlldz0nKydlbnYtMScrJyZndG1fY29va2llc193aW49eCc7 Zi5wYXJlbnROb2RlLmluc2VydEJlZm9yZShqLGYpOwogICAgICAgIHdpbmRv dy5fZGlkQXN5bmNJbmplY3RHb29nbGVUYWdNYW5hZ2VyID0gdHJ1ZTsKICAg ICAgfSkod2luZG93LGRvY3VtZW50LCdzY3JpcHQnLCdkYXRhTGF5ZXInLCdH VE0tTUY2UFhYQycpOwo8L3NjcmlwdD4KPG5vc2NyaXB0Pgo8aWZyYW1lIGhl aWdodD0nMCcgc3JjPSdodHRwczovL3d3dy5nb29nbGV0YWdtYW5hZ2VyLmNv bS9ucy5odG1sP2lkPUdUTS1NRjZQWFhDJmFtcDtndG1fYXV0aD1LaEg2aGVD cG9XSlVIbnFWemRFYTd3JmFtcDtndG1fcHJldmlldz1lbnYtMSZhbXA7Z3Rt X2Nvb2tpZXNfd2luPXgnIHN0eWxlPSdkaXNwbGF5Om5vbmU7dmlzaWJpbGl0 eTpoaWRkZW4nIHdpZHRoPScwJz48L2lmcmFtZT4KPC9ub3NjcmlwdD4KCgo= PGRpdiBjbGFzcz0ncmEtY29udGFpbmVyIGRpc3Ryb19hZCc+CjxkaXYgY2xh c3M9J3ZpZGVvLWFkLXdyYXBwZXInPgo8c2NyaXB0IGFzeW5jIHNyYz0nLy9j LmpzcmRuLmNvbS9zL2NzLmpzP3A9MjI1NDYnIHR5cGU9J3RleHQvamF2YXNj cmlwdCc+PC9zY3JpcHQ+CjxkaXYgY2xhc3M9J3ZpZGVvLWNvbnRhaW5lcicg aWQ9J2RzX2RlZmF1bHRfYW5jaG9yJz48L2Rpdj4KPC9kaXY+CjwvZGl2PgoK Kevin Fielder • EMAWOnline Managing Editor Kansas State head coach Chris Klieman met with the media on Tuesday to discuss an all-important game …

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Patrick Morrisey writes letter to NCAA in defense of WVU’s Battle

[ad_1] On Tuesday, West Virginia attorney general Patrick Morrisey wrote a letter to the NCAA, in defense of WVU’s mens basketball guard RaeQuan Battle. Morrisey demanded a reinstatement by the NCAA for Battle before West Virginia’s regular season-opener on Nov. 6. With WVU’s opener against Missouri State on the horizon, Morrisey sent a letter to NCAA president Charlie Baker, demanding …

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NBA Power Rankings: James Harden Trade Is Huge for Philadelphia – Sports Illustrated

[ad_1] NBA Power Rankings: James Harden Trade Is Huge for Philadelphia Sports Illustrated [ad_2] Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiZmh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNpLmNvbS9uYmEvMjAyMy8xMC8zMS9uYmEtcG93ZXItcmFua2luZ3MtamFtZXMtaGFyZGVuLXRyYWRlLWlzLWh1Z2UtZm9yLXBoaWxhZGVscGhpYS03NmVyc9IBAA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-10-31 17:48:55 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Clippers make biggest gamble in NBA history on James Harden

[ad_1] As recently as the 2018-19 NBA campaign, Russell Westbrook, James Harden, Kawhi Leonard and Paul George all finished top 10 in MVP voting. Westbrook, Harden and Leonard actually placed 1-2-3 in 2017, respectively, and George took third two years later. They are now teammates on the Los Angeles Clippers. Team owner Steve Ballmer has built a fantasy basketball team, …

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Late shot sinks Dalton State in season opener

[ad_1] Oct. 30—The season opener for the Dalton State College on Saturday came down to the final seconds before ending in a 75-71 Roadrunner loss to visiting Bryan College. With the game tied at 71, Bryan’s Dalen Gales hit a go-ahead shot with just seven seconds left. Dalton State’s Donavan Miller got off a potential game-tying shot, then Roadrunner forward …

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