Fearless Forecast Week 5: 6 Rec, 87 Yds, TD
Projected Points: 17.7
Nothing about a John Daly hole-in-one is going to be boring, from the attire down to the colorful language used to describe it. From that standpoint, his most recent ace – caught on camera during a recent charity pro-am – doesn't disappoint in the least. Daly holed out Sunday on the par-3 11th hole at the Bone Frog Open, a charity pro-am at Federal Golf Club in Glen Allen, Virginia, benefitting the families of fallen Navy SEALS.
Whatever happens the rest of these Finals, it's easy to look at the Miami Heat and think, “this team will be back.” Plus, they have Erik Spoelstra and that Heat culture to keep everything running. Boston is young and improving, Milwaukee still has Giannis Antetokounmpo and the best defense in the land, and next season Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving will start playing games in Brooklyn.
Detroit Red Wings – William Wallinder, D, Modo Jr (Sweden Jr) 33. Ottawa Senators – Roby Jarventie, LW, Koovee (Mestis) 34. Buffalo Sabres (from SJS) – J.J. Peterka, RW, Munchen (DEL) 35.
This season is unlike any other in NFL history, and crazier than any fantasy football season I've experienced in my 24 years at this fake football thing. Rosters are changing daily and major moves need to be made in order to accommodate the shifts in real NFL action. In this weekly article, I comb through the underwhelming performances to see who's droppable in favor of some waiver wire magic.
After years of near-misses and success overseas, she finally became a winner in America and, as she said on Wednesday, “No matter what I do in my career now, I'm an LPGA winner. Reid, buoyed with confidence, will next try to become a first-time major winner at the KPMG Women's PGA Championship. She admitted to being a bit tired on the championship's eve, as she's spent the last couple of days receiving and responding to congratulations.
Aside from a quiet Week 2 against a vaunted Indianapolis Colts defense, Adam Thielen has been a true WR1 in 2020. He has two 100+ yard games under his belt and four touchdowns on the season. Week 5 Fantasy Rankings: QBs | RBs | WRs | TEs | FLEX | DST | Kickers] Thielen will have plenty of more chances to build on his raucous start when he'll take on Seattle's immensely vulnerable secondary in Week 5.
Every week at PGA Tour events, a convoy of vans and 18-wheelers descend upon the course where the tournament is being held. On Tuesday, golfers used a forward position, and with the dry desert air warming into the 90s, the range couldn't contain Bryson DeChambeau. Fresh off his win at the 2020 U.S. Open, DeChambeau hit several drives over the range and onto Hillshire Drive, the street behind the range where the trucks were parked.
Subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football Forecast As more and more injuries pile up in the NFL, Andy Behrens and Scott Pianowski are here to get you back on track to a league title. Sony Michel, Nick Chubb and Austin Ekeler are the latest star running backs to get banged up. Should you turn to D'Ernest Johnson, Justin Jackson or Chase Edmonds?
Two Stanley Cup-winning players got traded, a few others got new contracts and almost 200 prospects got to - virtually - live out their dreams by having their names called on the second day of the NHL draft. The draft dragged on with no need for general managers, scouts and coaches to catch a flight home, but that didn't tamper the excitement of young players finding out where they're going or stop the movement of established NHL players with free agency looming Friday. ''Making a trade as you can see is pretty easy: There's a lot of them, a lot of jockeying up and down for position in each round and people trading up for maybe a guy they like,'' said New York Rangers general manager Jeff Gorton, who traded 2017 seventh overall pick Lias Andersson to Los Angeles for a second-rounder.
The economics of these NBA Finals are proving quite confounding to Charles Barkley, at least when it comes to the Turner analyst's perspectives on Jimmy Butler. For one, Barkley, who is appearing on NBA TV's coverage during the league's championship series, joked that he does not understand why the Miami Heat All-Star forward could not cover the cost of a haircut in the NBA's quarantine setting at Disney World. “They said they had a barber in the bubble,” Barkley said, with the NBA providing just such services over these past three months.
Through four weeks of the 2020 season, games are averaging a record 51.3 points per game, the highest total in the Super Bowl era. This will be another week of solid fantasy play from the quarterback position, so much so that streaming options such as Teddy Bridgewater (Panthers), Daniel Jones (Giants) and Philip Rivers (Colts) project to outscore more established fantasy performers such as Deshaun Watson (Texans) and Carson Wentz (Eagles). START: Teddy Bridgewater, QB, Panthers: He's the best streaming option during the first week of byes as Bridgewater gets a matchup against an Atlanta defense that allows the most fantasy points per game to opposing quarterbacks by a considerable margin.
What Steph thinks Warriors need to re-enter title picture originally appeared on NBC Sports Bayarea It has been a long time since Steph Curry missed the playoffs. The Warriors missed the playoffs in each of Curry's first three seasons, as they tried to build a title contender from the ground up. Two MVP awards, five NBA Finals appearances and three titles later, Curry found himself watching the playoffs as a spectator this season after the Warriors finished 15-50 in what is expected to be a gap season.
The first obvious sign of trouble for Novak Djokovic came when he stepped out into Court Philippe Chatrier with a rather large square of beige athletic tape on the back of his neck. The next indication came on the very first point of his French Open quarterfinal against Pablo Carreno Busta, when Djokovic let a ball toss drop and abandoned his serve mid-motion. Off to a slow start Wednesday night, Djokovic received massages from a trainer, righted himself and beat Carreno Busta 4-6, 6-2, 6-3, 6-4 to reach the semifinals at Roland Garros for the 10th time.
Subscribe to the Yahoo Fantasy Football Forecast Matt Harmon and Dalton Del Don are here to talk about all the major fantasy trends heading into Week 5 on the latest episode of the Yahoo Fantasy Football Forecast! Matt and Dalton dive into the stats and trends they love, including quality backups in Kareem Hunt and Joshua Kelley — speaking of Chargers, how about Justin Herbert? getting increased opportunity, and the Texans finally freeing themselves of Bill O'Brien.
Tennessee Titans head coach Mike Vrabel met with the media on Tuesday and reacted to the news of the Houston Texans firing their head coach and general manager, Bill O'Brien. Not only are they friends, but both men were members of the New England Patriots at the same time for two seasons, and O'Brien gave Vrabel his first NFL coaching job back in 2014 with the Texans, where he later served as defensive coordinator. The Titans head coach said he respects O'Brien and called him a mentor, while also sharing his belief that the former Texans head coach will get another job in the NFL whenever he's ready.
The Tampa Bay Buccaneers' are on a three-game winning streak and play the Chicago Bears Thursday. They will have to go about trying to extend the skein without one of their offensive players. Per Adam Schefter of ESPN, RB Kenjon Barner has earned himself a four-game suspension for violating the NFL Policy on Performance-Enhancing Substances.
teams that could sign McCann away from Sox in free agency originally appeared on NBC Sports Chicago Though they'd love to keep reaping the benefits of having two All-Star catchers at their disposal, it seems it will be a difficult task for the White Sox to bring James McCann back on a free-agent deal. McCann has earned the opportunity to be a No. catcher in the major leagues, something he won't be as long as Yasmani Grandal is on the White Sox roster.
Terry Francona's mind briefly wandered to a life without baseball while he battled through a major health scare. ''Some days when I was extremely frustrated, the thought crossed my mind,'' the Indians manager said. Francona revealed Wednesday that he underwent several surgeries in a four-day span and required an extended stay in intensive care at the Cleveland Clinic while dealing with medical issues that sidelined him for all but 14 games this season.
With the NHL offseason underway we will take a daily look at some of the rumors around the NHL. Need to catch up on NHL trade and free agent rumors this week? Back on Tuesday, PHT looked at Henrik Lundqvist's possible next destination, Steven Stamkos rumbling into the NHL trade rumor mill, and more.
Roughly 12 hours after capping a long day with interviews lauding their first-round pick, the Detroit Red Wings embark on a busy Day 2 of the 2020 NHL draft. The Wings hold nine picks in rounds 2-7 (11:30 a.m. NHLN), three of them in the second round.