LaVar Ball may think he’s a master motivator, but the results suggest otherwise. Ball — whose pride seems to affect nearly all of the decisions he makes — wasn’t happy when his AAU team was down big at halftime in a recent game. So, in response, he gave a fiery speech with some ideas for “adjustments” they needed to make to get back in the game.
Ottawa Senators netminder Craig Anderson learned that his wife was winning her battle with cancer before Game 7 versus the Pittsburgh Penguins. Nothing — certainly not the devastation of a loss in Game 7 — could have spoiled the day for Craig Anderson and the Ottawa Senators. Meeting with the media two days after the Senators’ season ended in double overtime of the Eastern Conference Final versus the Pittsburgh Penguins, Anderson revealed that his wife Nicholle told him the morning before his start on Thursday that recent test results indicated that she’s winning her battle with cancer.
Wehrlein got hit by Jenson Button entering turn 8.