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Daily Archives: March 11, 2024

Lakers plan to correct several errors featured on Kobe Bryant statue

Kobe Bryant was given the ultimate honor posthumously in February when the Los Angeles Lakers unveiled a statue of him outside of Crypto.com Arena. A little over a month after the ceremony, the Lakers have acknowledged that several errors on the statue will be corrected. The names of Jose Calderon and Von Wafer are misspelled in the replica box score …

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

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?” McMillan …

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Post-ACC Tournament here’s what FSU women’s basketball looks like going into NCAA Tournament

The waiting game begins for Florida State women’s basketball (23-10, 12-6) following its semifinal loss to NC State in ACC Tournament semifinals on Saturday. The Seminoles have a week off before the NCAA Tournament bracket is announced on Sunday at 3 p.m. on ESPN. They’re looking for their third straight tournament appearance and first win since 2019. After thrashing Wake …

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Brook Lopez: Prop Bets vs Clippers | 3/10/2024 – PlayPicks

Brook Lopez: Prop Bets vs Clippers | 3/10/2024 PlayPicks Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiYWh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnBsYXlwaWNrcy5jb20vMTI3MTQzMi9icm9vay1sb3Blei1uYmEtcGxheWVyLXByb3BzLWluc2lnaHRzLWJ1Y2tzLWNsaXBwZXJzLTMtMTAtMjAyNC_SAQA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-03-10 13:56:14 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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New Kobe statue has multiple typos, Lakers are working to correct mistakes

Laker legend Kobe Bryant statue outside Crypto-dot-com Arena. Copy editing matters. Last month, the Lakers unveiled a new Kobe Bryant statue outside Crypto.com Arena. The statue is filled with symbolism and nods to Kobe’s career (for example, he’s standing on a triangle, representing Phil Jackson and the triangle offense Kobe played at the peak of his career in). It includes …

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Donovan Mitchell joins list of players ineligible for All-NBA Teams, awards as Cavaliers star misses 18th game

The NBA introduced a new player participation policy ahead of the 2023-24 season aimed at reducing load management and “reinforcing that we’re an 82-game league,” commissioner Adam Silver said. “If you’re a healthy player in this league, the expectation is that you’re going to play.” Perhaps the most notable aspect of the new rules is that in order for players to …

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Colorado’s J’Vonne Hadley named Pac-12 Player of the Week, presented by Nextiva

Colorado’s J’Vonne Hadley was named Pac-12 Player of the Week, presented by Nextiva. In a pair of critical contests for Colorado’s postseason resume, averaged 17.5 points on 63 percent shooting (12-19), including 5-of-6 behind the arc (83 percent), 9.5 rebounds and 2.0 assists as the Buffaloes swept through Oregon. Registered a 20-point, 12-rebound double-double while shooting 8-of-11 from the field, …

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Sixers set to have their All-Star guard back for rematch against Knicks

Sixers set to have their All-Star guard back for rematch against Knicks originally appeared on NBC Sports Philadelphia Tyrese Maxey won’t just be a spectator Tuesday night. After sustaining a concussion and missing the past four games, the All-Star guard has been cleared to return for the Sixers’ rematch with the Knicks at Madison Square Garden. Joel Embiid (left knee …

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Rick Pitino expresses regret about joining Celtics from Wildcats: ‘I’d probably never leave Kentucky’

If Rick Pitino had one do-over for his basketball coaching career, he knows what he would do differently. Joining the podcast Pardon My Take, the former Kentucky and Louisville men’s basketball coach — now the coach at St. John’s — said he would like a second chance at one aspect of his career. After leading Kentucky to a national title …

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Brook Lopez Calls His Shot on Bucks’ Title Chances With Giannis, Lillard – News-Daily.com

Brook Lopez Calls His Shot on Bucks’ Title Chances With Giannis, Lillard News-Daily.com Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMirAFodHRwczovL3d3dy5uZXdzLWRhaWx5LmNvbS9hcmVuYS9zcG9ydHNfaWxsdXN0cmF0ZWQvYnJvb2stbG9wZXotY2FsbHMtaGlzLXNob3Qtb24tYnVja3MtdGl0bGUtY2hhbmNlcy13aXRoLWdpYW5uaXMtbGlsbGFyZC9hcnRpY2xlXzI3OWJmZDFiLWE3NTMtNTEyOS05NmRmLTY4NzIwZjQzZDhmMS5odG1s0gEA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-03-10 20:22:15 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Florida basketball nets three players on All-SEC teams. Here’s who was honored

Florida basketball starting point Zyon Pullin earned first-team honors, while guard Walter Clayton earned second team honors and forward Alex Condon made the all-freshman team as the Southeastern Conference announced its all-league teams on Monday. The teams were selected based on votes from all 14 SEC coaches. Pullin’s 4.38 assist-to-turnover ratio ranks second nationally. He’s averaged 15.0 points per game …

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Nick Wright on LeBron vs. MJ, the NBA’s gambling problem & Celtics or Bucks in the East? | Good Word with Goodwill

Subscribe to Ball Don’t Lie Yahoo Sports senior NBA reporter Vincent Goodwill is joined by Nick Wright from FOX Sports for a discussion about LeBron vs. Michael Jordan, the NBA’s gambling problem and more. This embedded content is not available in your region. On this episode of the Good Word with Goodwill, Yahoo Sports senior NBA reporter Vincent Goodwill is …

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UNC basketball’s RJ Davis, Hubert Davis lead All-ACC awards

It’s felt inevitable for some time now, but it’s finally official. UNC basketball’s RJ Davis is the 2023-24 ACC Player of the Year. After being left off the preseason All-ACC squad, Davis logged his best regular season as a Tar Heel and helped UNC (25-6, 17-3 ACC) win the ACC regular-season championship as the conference’s top scorer at 21.1 points …

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Report points to defensive breakdowns as a potential ‘fatal flaw’ in the Milwaukee Bucks’ bid for the NBA title – Sports Illustrated

Report points to defensive breakdowns as a potential ‘fatal flaw’ in the Milwaukee Bucks’ bid for the NBA title Sports Illustrated Source link : https://news.google.com/rss/articles/CBMiemh0dHBzOi8vd3d3LnNpLmNvbS9uYmEvYnVja3MvbmV3cy9yZXBvcnQtcG9pbnRzLWRlZmVuc2l2ZS1icmVha2Rvd25zLWFzLXBvdGVudGlhbC1mYXRhbC1mbGF3LW1pbHdhdWtlZS1idWNrcy1iaWQtbmJhLXRpdGxl0gEA?oc=5 Author : Publish date : 2024-03-11 17:42:00 Copyright for syndicated content belongs to the linked Source.

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Bulls’ DeMar DeRozan named Eastern Conference Player of Week

Bulls’ DeMar DeRozan named Eastern Conference Player of Week originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Presented by Nationwide Insurance Agent Jeff Vukovich DeMar DeRozan’s fourth-quarter dominance drew attention. The Chicago Bulls veteran earned his 15th career Eastern Conference Player of the Week award and fourth with the Bulls on Monday. Coincidentally, DeRozan’s Western Conference counterpart, Luka Dončić, is at the …

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