Daily Archives: December 27, 2023

NBA Star Power Index: Ja Morant already in peak form; Trae Young ties Oscar Robertson in history books

[ad_1] Welcome back to NBA Star Power Index: A weekly gauge of the players getting the most buzz around the league. Inclusion on this list isn’t necessarily a good thing — it simply means you’re capturing the NBA world’s attention. This is also not a ranking. The players listed here are in no particular order. This column will run every week throughout the regular …

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Brook Lopez Player Props: Three-Pointer Props and Odds vs. the Nets – Wednesday, December 27, 2023 – Bleacher Nation

[ad_1] Brook Lopez Player Props: Three-Pointer Props and Odds vs. the Nets – Wednesday, December 27, 2023 Bleacher Nation [ad_2] Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMipQFodHRwczovL3d3dy5ibGVhY2hlcm5hdGlvbi5jb20vcGlja3MvbmJhLXBpY2tzL25iYS1wcm9wLWJldHMvMjAyMy8xMi8yNy9icm9vay1sb3Blei1wbGF5ZXItcHJvcHMtdGhyZWUtcG9pbnRlci1wcm9wcy1hbmQtb2Rkcy12cy10aGUtbmV0cy13ZWRuZXNkYXktZGVjZW1iZXItMjctMjAyMy_SAQA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2023-12-27 22:32:16 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Why Warriors coach Kerr isn’t bothered by JK’s playing time remarks

[ad_1] Why Warriors coach Kerr isn’t bothered by JK’s playing time remarks originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area SAN FRANCISCO — Warriors coach Steve Kerr doesn’t seem too bothered or overly concerned with Jonathan Kuminga’s comments following Monday’s 120-114 loss to the Nuggets after he sat out the majority of the fourth quarter despite Denver’s troubles slowing him down. If anything, …

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What’s gone wrong with the USC Trojans so far this season?

[ad_1] The last Pac-12 men’s basketball season begins on Thursday and in one of the openers, an under-performing USC Trojans squad comes into Matthew Knight Arena to play an injury-riddled Oregon team. It’s not quite the scenario either team planned on when the season got underway, but the Ducks do get Keeshawn Barthelemy back this week with Mookie Cook and …

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Time to cut this highly drafted rookie

[ad_1] Herbert Jones has seen his production slow down lately, making him a prime candidate to get cut in fantasy leagues. (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images) Special to Yahoo Sports With the Christmas spirit officially out of our systems, it’s time to get pessimistic. There are plenty of players hanging out on fantasy managers’ benches who don’t deserve such nice …

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WATCH: Chris Klieman press conference ahead of Pop-Tarts Bowl

[ad_1] WATCH: Chris Klieman press conference ahead of Pop-Tarts Bowl – 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 and North Carolina State head coach Dave Doeren met with the media …

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Gators hoops home matchup with Kentucky Wildcats sold out

[ad_1] Exactech Arena will be filled to the brim when the Gators take on the Kentucky Wildcats on Jan. 6 as the Florida basketball program announces its first sellout game of the season for the SEC home opener. January’s meeting will be the first time since the 1998-99 season that the two teams clashed during a conference opener. The Wildcats …

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Vučević to miss at least 7 to 10 days with groin strain: Report

[ad_1] Vučević to miss at least 7 to 10 days with groin strain: Report originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The Chicago Bulls were without starting center Nikola Vučević Tuesday night against the Hawks due to a left groin strain. New reports say Vučević will miss at least the next seven to 10 days. He played all 82 games last …

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Why Kendrick Perkins now views Celtics as ‘best team in the NBA’

[ad_1] Why Kendrick Perkins now views Celtics as ‘best team in the NBA’ originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The Boston Celtics have made a believer out of Kendrick Perkins. The ex-Celtics center, who was a starter on their 2007-08 NBA title team, is fully on board the hype train after Boston completed its West Coast road trip with a …

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Ranking the 23 biggest stories in men’s college basketball for our 2023 year-in-review

[ad_1] Although the college basketball season splits the Gregorian calendar, you know how this goes, people. It’s the holiday season and the media-content gods mandate a best-of list to end the year no matter the source material. Best albums, best movies, photos of the year, best podcasts, top TV shows, favorite memes, most memorable sporting moments and on and on …

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The oddly mesmerizing Detroit Pistons

[ad_1] I’ve been watching a lot of Detroit Pistons basketball of late. Everyone should. Forget the In-Season Tournament, or whatever that was. You always want to see something new in sports, so what’s better than the emergence of the worst team in the 78-year history of the National Basketball Association? Detroit has now lost a record 27 consecutive games, a …

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Mavericks vs. Cavaliers odds, line, spread, time: 2023 NBA picks, December 27 predictions from proven model

[ad_1] The Cleveland Cavaliers will visit the Dallas Mavericks in a cross-conference matchup on Wednesday’s NBA schedule. Dallas is 18-12 overall and 8-6 at home, while Cleveland is 17-13 overall and 8-6 on the road. The Cavs swept the two-game season series last year and have won the last two meetings in Dallas. The Mavs are 16-14 against the spread …

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Team-by-team glance as CU Buffs set for final season in league

[ad_1] Dec. 26—During November and the bulk of December, Colorado men’s basketball coach Tad Boyle tries to stay focused on the various tasks immediately before him. That means he doesn’t indulge in too much looking ahead to the start of conference play. Yet at times taking a peek at the competition proves inescapable. “I watch scores. I watch games when …

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Celtics move back on top, Bucks second

[ad_1] By the time Christmas has come and gone — about a third of the way into the season — the top eight teams in each conference aren’t set but historically don’t see a lot of movement. A couple of teams fall out (maybe due to injury), and a couple climb up, but we have a sense of who teams …

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Productive Big Ten freshmen

[ad_1] Dec. 27—The highest-profile freshmen in the Big Ten haven’t necessarily been the most productive this season. Beat writer Scott Richey spotlights five who have carved out significant roles in their first two months of college basketball: Cam Christie MinnesotaChristie dropped 18 points, four assists, three rebounds and two steals in his Gophers debut and really hasn’t slowed down since. …

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How UConn men’s basketball will move forward without Donovan Clingan

[ad_1] Despite being in a boot and khakis, Donovan Clingan couldn’t help but spend most of UConn’s game against St. John’s on his feet. In his spot between fellow Bristol native Andre Johnson Jr. and program assistant Chris Mastrangelo, Clingan consistently encouraged the sold-out crowd, turning and waving his 7-foot-7 wingspan as the noise in the XL Center, at times, …

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Who to Play, Who to Avoid for 12/27

[ad_1] We have a compact six-game slate Wednesday, certainly not typical for a mid-week ledger. However, the 12-team player pool is considered ideal by some DFS players, as it cuts down on the number of decisions we’re forced to make when building lineups and helps narrow our focus as a result. As customary, we’ll highlight multiple advantageous positional matchups to …

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Examining the nine SEC teams ahead of Arkansas in ESPN Bracketology

[ad_1] The Christmas break hasn’t done Arkansas basketball any favors. The Razorbacks, who fell out of Joe Lunardi’s projected NCAA Tournament bracket after a loss to Oklahoma earlier in December, have won two straight games since that defeat at the hands of the Sooners. But they weren’t impressive enough for Arkansas to find its way back into Lunardi’s projections as …

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