Thursday, October 10, 2019

Kristaps Porzingis' impressive preseason debut: Luka Doncic and the Mavericks are happy!


It may be a few years until official grades can be given for the Kristaps Porzingis trade, with the Dallas Mavericks still owing the Knicks two first-round picks in 2021 and 2023. Early returns saw it as a win-win for both sides. The Mavericks landed a talented running mate to pair with young sensation Luka Doncic, while the Knicks got off the contracts of Tim Hardaway Jr., and Courtney Lee to create cap space, which was meant to be used to chase both Kyrie Irving and Kevin Durant in free agency. That, of, course didn't happen.

Sunday, September 10, 2017

Why Derrick Rose could be one of the most valuable to the Cavaliers

Derrick Rose is coming off a very solid season with the New York Knicks, averaging 18.0 points. 4.4 assists, and 3.8 rebounds. Without certainty, one can only hope that those numbers transition to his new team, the Cleveland Cavaliers.

Rose has suffered a mass amount of injuries during his career. All beginning in the 2012 playoffs when he suffered a torn ACL. The following season he made it through only 10 games before tearing his meniscus in his right knee, and then missed 20 games the following season because of trouble in the same knee.

Saturday, September 2, 2017

Houston Astros vs New York Mets live score, and updates

The Houston Astros announced Wednesday that they are returning to Houston this weekend and will start a three-game series against the New York Mets on Saturday.

The series had been scheduled to begin Friday, but the teams will play a doubleheader Saturday at Minute Maid Park followed by the game that was regularly scheduled for Sunday.

US Open: Kyle Edmund’s injury update

The uncertainty that has flooded through the men’s draw from the moment Andy Murray withdrew before a ball was struck – joining Novak Djokovic and Stan Wawrinka as the stellar absentees – suggested this US Open would be remembered as the tournament of opportunities. It has been that: but lost, rather than taken.

Irving trade gives the Raptors’ chances in East says by DeRozan

Toronto Raptors shooting guard DeMar DeRozan isn’t worried about Kyrie Irving joining the division rival Boston Celtics. He just hopes his friend is happy.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

US Open 2017: Roger Federer beats Frances Tiafoe in five sets

Roger Federer (right) joined Rafael Nadal as one of only nine players to complete their matches on Tuesday

Five-time champion Roger Federer needed five sets to overcome American teenager Frances Tiafoe in the first round of the US Open.

Isaiah Thomas breaks his silence: 'I am not damaged'

For the first time since he was traded by the Boston Celtics, Isaiah Thomas addressed the concerns over his right hip that have led the Cleveland Cavaliers to delay finalizing the deal, and the All-Star point guard remained adamant that the injury has continued to heal and is not career-threatening.

Bucks' Reportedly Offer Center Malcolm Brogdon for Kyrie Irving

With uncertainty surrounding guard Kyrie Irving's trade from the Cleveland Cavaliers to the Boston Celtics, the Milwaukee Bucks have emerged as a potential landing spot if the deal falls through.

According to ESPN.com's Zach Lowe, the Bucks have offered a package of guard Malcolm Brogdon and forward Khris Middleton to the Cavs for Irving.

Mayweather-McGregor what it tells to the fans more than it does the fighters

LAS VEGAS – Okay, Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor, enough now. Saturday night’s culmination of a two-month promotional spectacle wasn’t a sham or a total farce, wasn’t an embarrassment to boxing or the worst thing to befall combat sports. It was actually quite good at times, really good at others. But, please, enough now.

Veteran defensive back, Joe Haden, released by Cleveland Browns

The Cleveland Browns released defensive back Joe Haden on Wednesday, the team announced in a release.

The two-time Pro Bowler had been with the Browns since 2010 and started 81 of 90 games. Haden, a first-round draft pick in '10, tallied 48 tackles and led the team in interceptions in 2016. He totaled 376 tackles and 19 interceptions in his career with Cleveland.