Daily Archives: December 8, 2023

Zion Williamson reportedly refuses to prioritize diet and conditioning: ‘[He] doesn’t listen’

Stop me if you’ve heard this before: Zion Williamson’s weight and fitness level are a concern for the New Orleans Pelicans, who were blown out by the Los Angeles Lakers in the In-Season Tournament semifinals on Thursday as Williamson, in a slow-motion state of unapologetic apathy for most of the night, put up 13 listless points on eight shots.  Zion, …

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Southeast professor’s sixth UK book now available in paperback

Dec. 8—Veteran Kentucky sportswriter and Southeast Professor Jamie H. Vaught’s sixth book about the University of Kentucky basketball has been updated and is now available in a paperback edition. The title of the entertaining book is Forever Crazy About the Cats: An Improbable Journey of a Kentucky Sportswriter Overcoming Adversity. Originally released as a hardcover in December of 2022, the …

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League will not suspend ‘player based on an allegation alone’

2023 NBA Mexico Games – Atlanta Hawks v Orlando Magic Both the NBA and the Newport Beach, California, police are investigating an alleged inappropriate relationship between the Thunder’s Josh Giddey and a minor. Through these investigations Giddey has remained with the Thunder and part of their rotation (he has been booed at points by fans in other cities). That has …

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Gophers women’s basketball vs. Purdue: The competition toughens

GOPHERS WOMEN’S BASKETBALL GAME DAY Gophers vs. Purdue: 1 p.m. Sunday at Williams Arena TV/radio: Streamed on BTN+; 96.7-FM Pregame reading: Patrick Reusse writes that we’ve entered a bright era of women’s basketball. . . . Kent Youngblood’s preview: Opening bell: Finally, the first game of the Big Ten Conference season, another test for the Gophers, who have answered most …

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Brook Lopez NBA Today Interview | 6.28.23 – NBA.com

Brook Lopez NBA Today Interview | 6.28.23 NBA.com Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiSGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3Lm5iYS5jb20vYnVja3MvdmlkZW9zL2Jyb29rLWxvcGV6LW5iYS10b2RheS1pbnRlcnZpZXctNi0yOC0yM9IBAA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-06-30 07:00:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Buddy Hield still upset about Oklahoma basketball Final Four loss: ‘Can’t talk about that’

Former Oklahoma basketball guard Buddy Hield still isn’t ready to talk about the Sooners’ shortcomings in the 2016 Final Four. “Don’t talk to me about the Final Four,” Hield told reporters on Thursday after his Indiana Pacers defeated the Milwaukee Bucks to qualify for the NBA In-Season Tournament Championship. “I had a bad loss in the Final Four, can’t talk …

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Grizzlies vs. Timberwolves odds, spread, time: 2023 NBA picks, Dec. 8 predictions from proven computer model

The Memphis Grizzlies (6-14) will try to continue to climb out of their hole when they face the Minnesota Timberwolves (16-4) on Friday night. Memphis has won three of its last four games, including a 116-102 win at Detroit on Wednesday. Minnesota is riding a five-game winning streak, beating San Antonio by eight points earlier this week. The Timberwolves sit …

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Preview: Charlotte at No. 24 Duke

Blue Devils come out of weeklong break looking to share the ball, carry over practice points Jon Scheyer reacts during last week’s loss at Arkansas. (Nelson Chenault/USA Today Sports Images) The ball movement issue looked like it had been solved after the loss to Arizona. So did the issue with, well, Duke’s defense in general. Losses at Arkansas and Georgia …

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Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Wizards – WBAY

Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Wizards WBAY Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiX2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LndiYXkuY29tL3Nwb3J0cy9iZXR0aW5nLzIwMjMvMTEvMjAvYnJvb2stbG9wZXotbmJhLXBsYXllci1wcmV2aWV3LWJ1Y2tzLXZzLXdpemFyZHMv0gEA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-11-20 08:00:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Florida favored over Richmond, per ESPN BPI predictions

ESPN’s Basketball Power Index favors the Florida Gators ahead of Saturday’s matchup against the Richmond Spiders, which takes place on a (not-so) neutral court in Sunrise, Florida. The Gators are ranked No. 27 in the latest BPI update while the Spiders check in at No. 68 overall. Florida is 1-3 against Quadrant 1 and 2 opponents, making this a must-win …

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How to improve the in-season tournament

Each week during the 2023-24 NBA season, we will take a deeper dive into some of the league’s biggest storylines in an attempt to determine whether the trends are based more in fact or fiction moving forward. [ Last week: Mark Cuban, Miriam Adelson, the NBA and the ethics in business ] This week’s topic: The NBA in-season tournament is …

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Brook Lopez Outshines “Freak Time” to Save Face – 3 Takeaways as Bucks Inch Closer to Knockout Spot in Wizards … – EssentiallySports

Brook Lopez Outshines “Freak Time” to Save Face – 3 Takeaways as Bucks Inch Closer to Knockout Spot in Wizards … EssentiallySports Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMi5gFodHRwczovL3d3dy5lc3NlbnRpYWxseXNwb3J0cy5jb20vbmJhLWFjdGl2ZS1iYXNrZXRiYWxsLW5ld3MtYnJvb2stbG9wZXotb3V0c2hpbmVzLWJ1Y2tzLWR1by10by1zYXZlLWZhY2UtdGhyZWUtdGFrZWF3YXlzLWFzLW1pbHdhdWtlZS1jbGluY2hlcy12ZWdhcy10cmlwLWluLXdpemFyZHMtY2xhc2gtZGFtaWFuLWxpbGxhcmQtZ2lhbm5pcy1hbnRldG9rb3VubXBvLWluLXNlYXNvbi10b3VybmFtZW50L9IBAA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-11-24 08:00:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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IST Semifinals Wrap-Up: LeBron & Haliburton shine, Zion flops

Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie Jake Fischer and Dan Devine recap the Pacers’ win over the Bucks and the Lakers’ win over the Pelicans, and then preview Saturday’s NBA In-Season Tournament Final between the Pacers and Lakers. This embedded content is not available in your region. On a special Friday edition of No Cap Room, Jake Fischer and Dan Devine …

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How to watch and what to know about Colorado State men’s basketball vs. Saint Mary’s

Dec 6, 2023; Fort Collins, Colorado, USA; Colorado State Rams fans gesture during a Denver Pioneers free throw in the second half at Moby Arena. Mandatory Credit: Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports Another big test in the gauntlet schedule. Saint Mary’s comes to Fort Collins to take on the undefeated Colorado State men’s basketball team Saturday. Don’t let the Saint …

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