Daily Archives: February 7, 2024

Fantasy Basketball: Who should you drop before the NBA trade deadline?

[ad_1] There was a time when Herbert Jones provided a lot more fantasy production than he is now. (Photo by Jonathan Bachman/Getty Images) Special to Yahoo Sports With the NBA trade deadline just a matter of hours away, it’s time for fantasy managers to prepare for one of the most important waiver wire periods of the entire season. While it …

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Tracking all the NBA trades leading up to Thursday’s deadline

[ad_1] Tracking all the NBA trades leading up to Thursday’s deadline originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago The countdown to the NBA trade deadline is inside 24 hours. With the Thursday afternoon deadline looming, the action began to pick up on Wednesday afternoon as multiple deals reportedly were struck. The league-best Boston Celtics reportedly added frontcourt depth by picking up …

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Golden: Texas basketball is stuck after latest home loss

[ad_1] What’s taking so long for the Texas Longhorns to get it together? The men’s basketball team still has time to turn things around, but it’s flirting with bottoming out in the Big 12, and it’s past time for us to see some real advancement toward the obvious goal. Sadly, the Longhorns’ finely manicured home court is figuratively slathered in …

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Bucks’ Brook Lopez: Will likely return Thursday – CBS Sports

[ad_1] Bucks’ Brook Lopez: Will likely return Thursday CBS Sports [ad_2] Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiYGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNic3Nwb3J0cy5jb20vZmFudGFzeS9iYXNrZXRiYWxsL25ld3MvYnVja3MtYnJvb2stbG9wZXotd2lsbC1saWtlbHktcmV0dXJuLXRodXJzZGF5L9IBZGh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LmNic3Nwb3J0cy5jb20vZmFudGFzeS9iYXNrZXRiYWxsL25ld3MvYnVja3MtYnJvb2stbG9wZXotd2lsbC1saWtlbHktcmV0dXJuLXRodXJzZGF5L2FtcC8?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-02-07 22:45:41 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Heat’s Haywood Highsmith involved in car accident after win over Magic, out vs. Spurs

[ad_1] Miami Heat forward Haywood Highsmith was involved in a car accident driving home after their win over the Orlando Magic on Tuesday night, the team confirmed on Wednesday afternoon. As a result, Highsmith will not play in Miami’s game against the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. “Highsmith was involved in a car accident heading home from last night’s …

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Tennessee vs. LSU odds, line, time: 2024 college basketball picks, Feb. 7 predictions by proven model

[ad_1] The No. 6 Tennessee Volunteers (16-5) host the LSU Tigers (12-9) in a conference matchup on Wednesday evening. Tennessee owns a 67-50 edge over LSU all time. In January 2023, the Volunteers knocked off the Tigers 77-59, notching two straight wins over the Tigers. Tennessee is fifth in the SEC in scoring per game (79.6). LSU is right behind …

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Report: Pistons trading point guard Monte Morris to Timberwolves

[ad_1] The Detroit Pistons are sending point guard Monte Morris to Minnesota. The Pistons struck a deal with the Timberwolves on Wednesday, according to Yahoo Sports’ Jake Fischer. In return, the Timberwolves are sending Shake Milton, Troy Brown Jr. and a future second-round draft pick to the Pistons. The 2030 second-round pick the Timberwolves are sending to the Pistons for …

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Timberwolves trade for guard Monte Morris in three-player swap with Pistons, per report

[ad_1] Getty Images The Minnesota Timberwolves are trading Shake Milton, Troy Brown Jr. and a 2030 second-round pick to the Detroit Pistons for point guard Monte Morris, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. The deal gives Minnesota the backup point guard it has been seeking all season. While defense has been Minnesota’s calling card all season, the offense has largely …

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How to watch: Texas A&M vs. Missouri basketball game

[ad_1] Texas A&M (13-8, 4-4 SEC) will be back on the road to take on the Missouri Tigers (8-14, 0-9 SEC) on Wednesday at 8:00 PM CST. The Aggies might have finally figured out a formula while they are still working through their shooting woes. The formula is to attack the basket and get to the foul line often. The …

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Gators floating on The Athletic’s NCAA Tournament bubble

[ad_1] The NCAA Tournament is beginning to appear on the horizon over the current college basketball schedule. While there are still plenty of games left to play, the postseason picture is slowly but surely coming into view. The Athletic’s Justin Williams was one of a few to release their tournament bubble watch articles, in which he surveys the country looking …

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Fatal flaws for East contenders & LeBron flirts with the Knicks | Good Word with Goodwill

[ad_1] Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie Yahoo Sports senior NBA reporter Vincent Goodwill spends the day before the NBA trade deadline digging into stories that we haven’t talked about enough, including fatal flaws for the elite teams in the Eastern Conference. This embedded content is not available in your region. On this episode of the Good Word with Goodwill podcast, …

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Xavier Tillman trade: What Celtics fans need to know about new addition

[ad_1] Xavier Tillman trade: What Celtics fans need to know about new addition originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The Boston Celtics have made a move ahead of Thursday’s NBA trade deadline. They are acquiring forward Xavier Tillman from the Memphis Grizzlies in exchange for Lamar Stevens, a 2027 second-round pick (via Atlanta) and a 2030 second-round (via Dallas), per …

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College basketball stock watch: Clemson finally closes one out, Ohio State’s Chris Holtmann under pressure

[ad_1] If the 2023-24 college basketball season ended Wednesday, South Carolina’s Lamont Paris would be among the top vote-getters for Coach of the Year, and for good reason. In his second season at the school, Paris has the No. 15 Gamecocks off to a 20-3 start after their most recent 68-65 victory over Ole Miss on Tuesday. South Carolina is …

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Report: Celtics acquiring Xavier Tillman in trade with Grizzlies

[ad_1] Report: Celtics acquiring Xavier Tillman in trade with Grizzlies originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston The Boston Celtics aren’t waiting until NBA trade deadline day to bolster their roster. The Celtics are acquiring big man Xavier Tillman in a trade with the Memphis Grizzlies, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported Wednesday. Here are the terms of the deal, per Wojnarowski and …

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Dribble Handoff: Michigan State, Gonzaga among bubble teams capable of making 2024 NCAA Tournament

[ad_1] College basketball’s critics often say that the sport’s regular season is insignificant in light of how large the NCAA Tournament looms in March. However, that notion discounts the dramatic moments that lead a team to an NCAA Tournament bid in the first place. While a handful of programs have already assembled strong enough résumés to be considered locks for …

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Celtics trade for Grizzlies big man Xavier Tillman ahead of Thursday’s deadline, per report

[ad_1] Getty Images The Boston Celtics are acquiring Xavier Tillman from the Memphis Grizzlies for two second-round picks, according to Adrian Wojnarowski. Those picks will come from Atlanta in 2027 and Dallas in 2030, according to Wojnarowski. The logic for Boston is clear. While Al Horford and Kristaps Porzingis have both played well for the team with the NBA’s best …

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College Sports Wire analyst: USC and UCLA are the two biggest failures in men’s college basketball

[ad_1] It has been — to use the Latin term — an “annus horribilis” for Los Angeles men’s college basketball. While women’s college hoops soars with quality and excitement, men’s college basketball in the City of Angels has been an absolute disaster in 2024. USC and UCLA were both picked to finish in the top three of the Pac-12 and …

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Report: Mavs, Bucks considering trade for Warriors’ Wiggins

[ad_1] Report: Mavs, Bucks considering trade for Warriors’ Wiggins originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area With the NBA trade deadline about 24 hours away, things are heating up for teams looking to elevate their championship aspirations for the final stretch of the 2023-24 season. Change seemed likely and even necessary at one point for the Warriors during a frustratingly …

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