10:13 PM EDT, Fri August 23, 2019
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Dwight Howard determined to win title after getting second chance with Lakers

Dwight Howard determined to win title after getting second chance with Lakers

Dwight Howard is back in LA, signing a non-guaranteed contract with the Los Angeles Lakers. It will be Dwight’s second rodeo in purple and gold after he unceremoniously left the Lakers in 2013 as a free agent. This time, however, Howard is aiming higher as he teams up with All-Stars LeBron James and Anthony Davis. […] The post Dwight Howard determined to win title after getting second chance with Lakers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago

Lakers news: Dwight Howard had emotional meeting with LeBron James, Anthony Davis, Lakers officials

Dwight Howard had an emotional meeting with Los Angeles Lakers players and officials, and the former superstar big man won Los Angeles over for his approach and mindset, according to Shams Charania of The Athletic. Once he clears waivers, Howard will sign a one-year, non-guaranteed $2.6 million deal...
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago
Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie sees Kyrie Irving contending for 2019-20 MVP award

Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie sees Kyrie Irving contending for 2019-20 MVP award

With Kevin Durant likely to sit out the majority, if not the whole 2019-20 season, Brooklyn Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie expects Kyrie Irving to take over and put up an MVP-caliber season. In a recent Q&A, Dinwiddie expressed his belief that Irving will be a dark horse candidate to win the prestigious award given to […] The post Nets guard Spencer Dinwiddie sees Kyrie Irving contending for 2019-20 MVP award appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Daily Knicks 15 hours ago

New York Knicks: Kevin Durant comments slash into old offseason hopes

Kevin Durant indicated the New York Knicks were never a consideration for him in free agency, despite frequent reports of the Big Apple as his destination during the 2019-20 NBA season. The New York Knicks losing out on Kevin Durant made for its own offseason storyline. With the two-time NBA champion...
3 hours ago
Video: What the Mikhail Prokhorov era meant for the Brooklyn Nets | The Jump

Watch: What the Mikhail Prokhorov era meant for the Brooklyn Nets | The Jump

Cassidy Hubbarth, Royce Young and Bobby Marks -- who worked in the New Jersey Nets and Brooklyn Nets front office -- discuss the end of the Mikhail Prokhorov era, with the team being sold to Joseph Tsai. They also talk about the future of the Nets, with K
The Crawfish Boxes 14 hours ago
Is Zack Greinke already a Hall of Famer?

Is Zack Greinke already a Hall of Famer?

Photo by Bob Levey/ Taking a look at Greinke’s HOF odds if he retired today You guys may remember that Theo took a look at Justin Verlander’s Hall of Fame odds, and obviously their statistical profile’s have a lot of similarities - even to the strange fact that they have IDENTICAL 3.35 ERA’s across their careers. So we’ll take a similar approach, looking at if Greinke’s career ended today, He’s certainly come a long way from his 4th place Rookie of the Year campaign fifteen years ago, but is he already Hall-worthy? If not, how much more does he have to go? And if he is...
NorthJersey.com 3 hours ago
New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers announce Friday lineups

New York Yankees, Los Angeles Dodgers announce Friday lineups

James Paxton (9-6, 4.53) will start for the Yankees, while Hyun-Jin Ryu (12-3, 1.64) will go for the Dodgers.        
Amazin Avenue 4 hours ago
Open Thread: Mets vs. Braves, 8/23/19

Open Thread: Mets vs. Braves, 8/23/19

Photo by Jim McIsaac/ The Mets open their Players’ Weekend series with the first place Braves at Citi Field with their ace on the mound. Mets lineup Amed Rosario - SSJoe Panik - 2BPete Alonso - 1BMichael Conforto - RFJ.D. Davis - LFLuis Guillorme - 3BJuan Lagares - CFTomas Nido - CJacob deGrom - P Braves lineup Ronald Acuna - CFOzzie Albies - 2BFreddie Freeman - 1BJosh Donaldson - 3BMatt Joyce - RFAdeiny Hechavarria - SSRafael Ortega - LFAlex Jackson - CMike Foltynewicz - P Broadcast info TV: SNYRadio: WCBS 880, ESPN Deportes 1050
Brew Crew Ball 2 hours ago
Game Thread #128: Milwaukee Brewers (65-62) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (64-64)

Game Thread #128: Milwaukee Brewers (65-62) vs. Arizona Diamondbacks (64-64)

Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports Jordan Lyles leads off players weekend against Merrill Kelly Here's the #Brewers 1st #PlayersWeekend lineup of the season! #ThisIsMyCrew (Lineup: Cain, Grandal, Yelich, Hiura, Moustakas, Braun, Thames, Arcia, Lyles) pic.twitter.com/trzPhITdqM— Milwaukee Brewers (@Brewers) August 23, 2019 Let the players play. #PlayersWeekend pic.twitter.com/ZWxWauaMXj— Arizona Diamondbacks (@Dbacks) August 23, 2019
Red Reporter 3 hours ago
Game 127: Reds at Pirates (7:05 PM ET) - DeSclafani vs. Keller

Game 127: Reds at Pirates (7:05 PM ET) - DeSclafani vs. Keller

Jim Owens-USA TODAY Sports Today's Lineups REDS PIRATES Josh VanMeter - LF Kevin Newman - SS Freddy Galvis - 2B Bryan Reynolds - LF Eugenio Suarez - 3B Starling Marte - CF Aristides Aquino - RF Josh Bell - 1B Tucker Barnhart - C Colin Moran - 3B Jose Iglesias - SS Jose Osuna - RF Derek Dietrich - 1B Adam Frazier - 2B Nick Senzel - CF Jacob Stallings - C A. DeSclafani - RHP Mitch Keller - RHP
Fish Stripes 6 hours ago
Marlins vs. Phillies: Start time, how to watch, game thread and Fish Picks—August 23, 2019

Marlins vs. Phillies: Start time, how to watch, game thread and Fish Picks—August 23, 2019

Photo by Mark Brown/ Game preview, lineups, news and props for Marlins vs. Braves in Miami. Welcome to Friday’s Marlins (45-81) vs. Phillies (66-60) game thread. Throughout the 2019 season, Fish Stripes is your home for daily Fish Picks prop bets. Each monthly points leader for August and September wins Fish Stripes merchandise prizes. We’re also saving something special for the overall full-season points leader. Browse through our regular store here, or be the first to own this original t-shirt celebrating the Marlins’ home run sunglasses tradition! The Fish Picks leaderboard...

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New York Daily News 10 mins ago

Cops rescue 3 year-old boy left in an SUV in Queens parking lot

Cops busted the mother of a 3-year-old boy who was rescued from an SUV in a Queens mall parking lot while she shopped at the nearby Target, police said. The unidentified tyke, wearing a red jacket and strapped to his car seat in a red Honda CRV, pleaded with passersby for help while his mother...
Detroit Free Press 13 mins ago
Bigger potential loss for Detroit Lions: Jarrad Davis or Frank Ragnow?

Bigger potential loss for Detroit Lions: Jarrad Davis or Frank Ragnow?

Free Press sports writers breaks down the Detroit Lions injuries in Fridays preseason game against the Buffalo Bills at Ford Field        
ClutchPoints 13 mins ago
Lions video: Matthew Stafford already connecting with rookie TE TJ Hockenson

Lions video: Matthew Stafford already connecting with rookie TE TJ Hockenson

The future is bright for the Detroit Lions. The team’s newest weapon, tight end T.J. Hockenson, is already connecting with long-time quarterback Mathew Stafford. Early in the second quarter of the Lions’ third preseason bout, against the Buffalo Bills, Stafford found Hockenson in the middle of the field. The tight end then turned a first-down […] The post Lions video: Matthew Stafford already connecting with rookie TE TJ Hockenson appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Newsday 20 mins ago

Luke Voit plays first base in rehab assignment, could be back for Yankees next Friday

"The way we kind of have it mapped out is there's a chance he'll join us Friday when we start that homestand," Aaron Boone said.
ClutchPoints 23 mins ago
Report: New England working out former Steelers wideout Justin Hunter

Report: New England working out former Steelers wideout Justin Hunter

The New England Patriots are starting to get deeper at receiver with players returning from injuries and suspensions. The Patriots may be getting even better at the position, too, with the team showing interest in a veteran receiver. According to Jeremy Fowler of ESPN, New England is working out former Pittsburgh Steelers wideout Justin Hunter. […] The post Report: New England working out former Steelers wideout Justin Hunter appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston needs to be better, not battered

Bucs quarterback Jameis Winston needs to be better, not battered

TAMPA - The Bucs may have Jameis Winston's back this season. They just can't keep him off his backside.If Friday's preseason game against the Browns was any indication, Winston is either going to need better blocking or a better insurance policy.The
ClutchPoints 26 mins ago
LaVar Ball explains decision to let LaMelo Ball play in Australia

LaVar Ball explains decision to let LaMelo Ball play in Australia

LaVar Ball believes that letting his son LaMelo play professional basketball in Australia makes the most sense. LaVar said that he thinks that their decision to play professional basketball with the Illawarra Hawks instead of playing college basketball is the best path to the NBA. The elder Ball pointed out that it was a collective […] The post LaVar Ball explains decision to let LaMelo Ball play in Australia appeared first on ClutchPoints.

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