Daily Archives: February 15, 2024

How Samford coach Bucky McMillan has the Bulldogs soaring to new heights after building a high school dynasty

[ad_1] HOMEWOOD, Ala. —- As Samford coach Bucky McMillan sat shoulder-to-shoulder with a pilot he didn’t know inside of a tiny plane somewhere over the rural South on his way to visit a recruit, he couldn’t help but ponder the what-if scenarios. “Obviously with no co-pilot, you’re thinking all types of things,” McMillan said. “What if this guy passes out?” …

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Warriors attempt LeBron trade, Knicks protest, Magic retire Shaq’s number & All-Star thoughts | No Cap Room

[ad_1] Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie Yahoo Sports senior NBA reporter Jake Fischer and Yahoo Sports senior NBA writer Dan Devine get together to talk through the basketball news of the week, including a report that the Warriors tried to trade for LeBron James. This embedded content is not available in your region. On this episode of No Cap Room, …

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How Jackson State men’s basketball is building momentum behind injury-riddled roster

[ad_1] Jackson State men’s basketball’s mantra “Two dogs one bone” only works when the team has enough dogs to fight over the bone. Since building its resume with victories against Missouri and Arkansas State and by winning the CP3 HBCU Challenge in Las Vegas, Jackson State has been beset with injuries. The Tigers (10-14, 6-5 SWAC) face Florida A&M (4-18, …

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The 2023-24 fantasy basketball All-Star team

[ad_1] The yearly fantasy basketball hiatus is here, with All-Star Weekend tipping off tomorrow in Indianapolis. Considering the number of injuries impacting fantasy basketball, the All-Star break couldn’t have come at a better time. While we’re in the midst of a two-week fantasy scoring period, I wanted to take a moment to reflect on which players have been the most …

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Mardi Gras Miracle: Kentucky basketball mounted 31-point comeback vs. LSU 30 years ago today

[ad_1] There was a festive mood that permeated throughout LSU’s Pete Maravich Assembly Center on Feb. 15, 1994 — and it wasn’t just because it was Mardi Gras that day. With only about 15 minutes remaining in their game against a top-10 Kentucky squad, the Tigers’ men’s basketball team held what appeared to be an insurmountable 31-point lead. But was …

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Sabrina soaking in full-circle moment with Steph as Bay Area native

[ad_1] Sabrina soaking in full-circle moment with Steph as Bay Area native originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Like every kid growing up in the Bay Area, Sabrina Ionescu idolized Warriors superstar Steph Curry. But in an opportunity not as common to the average Bay Area native, Ionescu now is bracing for a special full-circle moment with Curry. “I …

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Pistons’ Isaiah Stewart arrested for assault after punching Suns’ Drew Eubanks before game

[ad_1] Detroit Pistons big man Isaiah Stewart was arrested for assault Wednesday after punching Phoenix Suns center Drew Eubanks, and he was released after being issued a citation, according to Phoenix police. The full statement from the Phoenix Police Department: Detectives are investigating an assault that happened late this afternoon between two professional basketball players while in the parking tunnel of the …

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How to watch the 2024 NBA All-Star Game

[ad_1] Los Angeles Lakers’ LeBron James captains Team West in the NBA All-Star Game this weekend. (AP Photo/Ryan Sun) The 73rd NBA All-Star Game is set to tip off this Sunday, with Giannis Antetokounmpo and LeBron James once again captaining team East and West, respectively, in a return to the traditional All-Star Game format. But the East vs. West All-Star …

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UMBC vs. Binghamton odds, line, time: 2024 college basketball picks, Feb. 15 predictions by proven model

[ad_1] The UMBC Retrievers look to continue their recent mastery over the Binghamton Bearcats when they meet in an America East Conference matchup on Thursday. The Retrievers (7-18, 2-8 America East), who have dropped two straight, are just 2-10 on the road this season. The Bearcats (11-12, 3-7 America East), who have lost two of three, are 8-3 on their …

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NBA fines Clippers’ P.J. Tucker $75K for public trade demands

[ad_1] Los Angeles Clippers power forward P.J. Tucker is being fined $75,000 for openly asking to be traded, the NBA announced Thursday. The league’s statement cited “comments reported during the week of February 5 expressing a desire to be traded to another team,” as cause for the punishment. It seems likely that the league is referring to ESPN NBA reporter …

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Trail Blazers vs. Timberwolves odds, line, spread, time: 2024 NBA picks, Feb. 15 predictions from proven model

[ad_1] We’ve got another exciting Northwest Division matchup on the Thursday NBA schedule as the Minnesota Timberwolves and the Portland Trail Blazers are set to tip at 10 p.m. ET at the Moda Center. Portland is 15-38 overall and 9-16 at home, while Minnesota is 38-16 overall and 19-11 on the road. The Timberwolves have won and covered the spread …

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GAME DAY PREVIEW AND INJURY REPORT: The Milwaukee Bucks face the Memphis Grizzlies before All-Star break – Sports Illustrated

[ad_1] GAME DAY PREVIEW AND INJURY REPORT: The Milwaukee Bucks face the Memphis Grizzlies before All-Star break Sports Illustrated [ad_2] Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMigAFodHRwczovL3d3dy5zaS5jb20vbmJhL2J1Y2tzL2dhbWVkYXkvZ2FtZS1kYXktcHJldmlldy1pbmp1cnktcmVwb3J0LW1pbHdhdWtlZS1idWNrcy1mYWNlLW1lbXBoaXMtZ3JpenpsaWVzLWJlZm9yZS1hbGwtc3Rhci1icmVha9IBAA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-02-15 10:12:10 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Draymond believes Sabrina should shoot from NBA 3-point line vs. Steph

[ad_1] Draymond believes Sabrina should shoot from NBA 3-point line vs. Steph originally appeared on NBC Sports Bay Area Draymond Green believes the rules of the first-ever NBA vs. WNBA 3-point challenge during All-Star Weekend should be the same for both participants. In talking on Tuesday’s episode of the “The Draymond Green Show,” the Warriors forward expressed his reservations on …

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Is BYU more than an average free-throw shooting squad?

[ad_1] BYU guard Richie Saunders shoots a free throw during a game against Texas Tech on Saturday, Jan. 20, 2024, in Lubbock, Texas. | Chase Seabolt, Associated Press This article was first published in the Cougar Insiders newsletter. Sign up to receive the newsletter in your inbox each week. Big 12 coaches had the Cougars finishing next to last in the …

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