Daily Archives: January 8, 2024

Why would former Warriors GM Bob Myers help the Washington Commanders?

Yahoo Sports senior NBA writer Vincent Goodwill is joined by Jared Greenberg of TNT & NBA TV to discuss why the former Golden State general manager turned ESPN commentator is signing up to assist the Washington Commanders in their search for a new head coach. Hear the full conversation on “Good Word with Goodwill” – part of the “Ball Don’t …

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UNC basketball moves up in latest AP Top 25 poll

The North Carolina Tar Heels are on a roll, winners of four straight games including back-to-back road wins in Atlantic Coast Conference play. Hubert Davis’ team appears to be hitting their stride here in January, standing at 11-3 overall and 3-0 in the ACC. A week after they beat Charleston Southern, the Tar Heels passed two big tests by beating …

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Why offensive rebounding, 3-point shooting will be big for No. 18 BYU Tuesday at No. 14 Baylor

Baylor forward Caleb Lohner looks to pass during game against Nicholls State in Waco, Texas, Tuesday, Nov. 28, 2023. The the former Wasatch Academy start began his college career playing for BYU. | LM Otero, Associated Press WACO, Texas — Although it still carries the highest “thrill score” of all the Tuesday night college basketball games on the docket, the …

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Tom Izzo goes on epic rant against analytics after Michigan State loss: ‘They’re phony’

Michigan State’s head coach Tom Izzo thanks the alumni fans after the game against Penn State on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in East Lansing. Old man yells at cloud. Oops, we mean: Tom Izzo yells about analytics. That’s what happened Sunday night, after Izzo’s Michigan State basketball team was bullied by Northwestern in an 88-74 loss in Evanston, Illinois. “Well …

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Kings, Raptors had ‘active’ Siakam trade talks around Barnes

Report: Kings, Raptors had ‘active’ Siakam trade talks around Barnes originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area It is no secret that the Kings and Toronto Raptors have engaged in trade talks surrounding All-Star forward Pascal Siakam. But as of Monday, those discussions haven’t gone anywhere, and a strange turn of events over the weekend seemingly closed the door on …

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Draymond Green podcast: Adam Silver talked Warriors star out of retirement, KD comment inspired ‘breakthrough’

Draymond Green told Adam Silver that he was going to retire, and the NBA commissioner talked him out of it, the Golden State Warriors forward said on an episode his podcast, “The Draymond Green Show.” Green, who was suspended indefinitely on Dec. 13 after hitting Phoenix Suns center Jusuf Nurkic in the face, said he was “lucky” to get guidance from Silver, …

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Knicks’ Jalen Brunson wins Eastern Conference Player of the Week

Following a week where he averaged 27.3 points and 9.3 assists over four games, as the Knicks went 4-0, Jalen Brunson has been named the Eastern Conference Player of the Week. After scoring 16 points and dishing 14 assists on Jan. 1 against the Timberwolves, Brunson erupted. He had 31 points and 13 assists against the Bulls before notching 29 points …

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Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Rockets – WSAW

Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Rockets WSAW Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiX2h0dHBzOi8vd3d3LndzYXcuY29tL3Nwb3J0cy9iZXR0aW5nLzIwMjQvMDEvMDYvYnJvb2stbG9wZXotbmJhLXBsYXllci1wcmV2aWV3LWJ1Y2tzLXZzLXJvY2tldHMv0gEA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-01-06 18:33:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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MSU basketball listed in Andy Katz’s ‘Power 36’ rankings

Michigan State basketball experienced a rough loss at Northwestern on Sunday night, but they are still one of the best 36 teams in the country, according to college basketball analyst Andy Katz. Katz released an updated batch of his “Power 36” rankings on Monday, which included the Spartans. Michigan State was listed at No. 27 in his rankings. A total …

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Oklahoma Sooners up two spots in the latest AP Poll

The Oklahoma Sooners have had a tremendous season in 2023-2024. They’re 13-1 overall 1-0 in the Big 12 after their latest win over Iowa State. Oklahoma’s lone loss came to at top 10 North Carolina squad in Charlotte in the Jumpman Invitational. They’ve since bounced back with three straight wins including their latest over the Cyclones. With that win, OU …

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‘I just don’t accept the effort’

Nurse, Sixers work to restore foundation: ‘I just don’t accept the effort’ originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia CAMDEN, N.J. — Nick Nurse didn’t like much of what he saw over the Sixers’ weekend back-to-back. Following home losses to the Knicks and Jazz, the Sixers’ head coach ran his team through a more intense regular-season practice than usual. “We had …

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Sooners climb to No. 9 in AP Top 25 poll

NORMAN — The OU men’s basketball team climbed to No. 9 in the newest AP poll, which released on Monday. OU (13-1, 1-0 Big 12) moved up two spots and cracked the top 10 following its 71-63 home win over Iowa State on Saturday. It marked the first Quad 1 win of the season for the Sooners, who are No. 22 …

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Yahoo Plays and Strategy for Monday, January 8

The NBA starts off the week with six games on the schedule Monday. Let’s get right to the task at hand and highlight some players to consider on Yahoo, as well as a few to possibly avoid. GUARDS Jordan Clarkson, UTA at MIL ($19): Deploying Clarkson in DFS comes with risk. He has scored 15.9 Yahoo points or fewer in …

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Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Jazz – WLUC

Brook Lopez NBA Preview vs. the Jazz WLUC Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMibGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnVwcGVybWljaGlnYW5zc291cmNlLmNvbS9zcG9ydHMvYmV0dGluZy8yMDI0LzAxLzA4L2Jyb29rLWxvcGV6LW5iYS1wbGF5ZXItcHJldmlldy1idWNrcy12cy1qYXp6L9IBAA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-01-08 18:31:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Tom Izzo goes on epic rant against analytics after Michigan State loss: ‘They’re phony’

Michigan State’s head coach Tom Izzo thanks the alumni fans after the game against Penn State on Thursday, Jan. 4, 2024, in East Lansing. Old man yells at cloud. Oops, we mean: Tom Izzo yells about analytics. That’s what happened Sunday night, after Izzo’s Michigan State basketball team was bullied by Northwestern in an 88-74 loss. “Well I’m embarrassed,” Izzo, …

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Why Draymond had multi-layer reaction to KD’s suspension comments

Why Draymond had multi-layer reaction to KD’s suspension comments originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Draymond Green was away from the NBA for 12 games, but he stayed in the loop as players, fans and media personnel weighed in on his latest suspension. One of the many who openly spoke about the incident was Green’s former Warriors teammate Kevin …

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