Joey Gallo charges a liner by Sean Murphy and dives to make a great catch for the second out in the top of the 5th inning
Becton is 6-feet-7 and 370 pounds and the image next to Crowder, a wide receiver, is nothing short of astounding. Check out the image that is going viral: It looks like Becton, who played college ball at Louisville, is standing next to someone on a Pop Warner team, not an NFL wideout. I was definitely insecure growing up,” Becton told ESPN last week.
There are parts of the day-to-day rhythm during the NBA playoffs that we take for granted, whether it's checking in-game box scores or flipping between close games. Bucks players called for justice in the case of Jacob Blake, a 29-year-old Black man shot by police seven times on Sunday who is now paralyzed from the waist down. Another jarring, powerful scene Wednesday was Kenny Smith walking off the NBA on TNT set.
Jets RB Le'Veon Bell was sidelined at practice out of caution on Wednesday, as head coach Adam Gase said he was dealing with hamstring tightness. And Bell didn't like that decision at all. He took to Twitter after the Jets' scrimmage and made sure to tell everyone that his hamstrings were perfectly fine.
Laura Stockton sounds perfectly happy to ride buses around Germany if it means she gets to play professional basketball. The 23-year-old daughter of retired Utah Jazz great John Stockton spent the past year-plus rehabbing an ACL injury that ended her collegiate career at Gonzaga. Stockton has signed her first professional contract to play for Herner TC in the German league.
The Dodgers and San Francisco Giants elected not to play their scheduled game Wednesday at Oracle Park to protest the shooting of Jacob Blake by police in Kenosha, Wis. It's more of us coming together as a group, the entire Dodger fanbase, which has such great bandwidth, to have these conversations. The decision came after two major league games and the NBA's three scheduled playoff games Wednesday were postponed out of protest.
The Bucks – then Rockets, Thunder, Lakers and Trail Blazers – decided to boycott their playoff games today. In response, the NBA postponed those games. Yahoo Sources: There's a sizable amount of players advocating to finish the season out since sacrifices were made to enter the bubble, believing the NBA platform is a useful resource in this social climate.
Wiggins played in just 12 games for the Warriors after coming over from the Minnesota Timberwolves in a February trade. The 24-year-old Wiggins entered the offseason knowing he must improve his shot in order to maximize his potential alongside the Splash Brothers.
There are people who will watch the games because they are college football, but some of these are not exactly appetizing matchups … even if you attend the schools. Here is ESPN's lineup for the “Week 0” and “Week 1” of the college football season. The highlight is Monday's BYU-Navy game.
Bucs tight end Cameron Brate described what he's noticed about Brady's personality in practice and raved about what he's seen from him so far. "I would say the number one thing I noticed with him initially was just his positivity. If we ran a bad route or it was incomplete, [he said], 'Hey, don't worry about it.
The Los Angeles Rams made a handful of moves Tuesday, the most notable of which was waiving quarterback Josh Love. Along with Love, they cut linebacker Bryan London. To take their roster spots, the Rams brought back Daniel Bituli, who they originally signed as an undrafted rookie this year, and added linebacker Derrick Moncrief, who went undrafted in 2017 and spent some time in the CFL.
The New England Patriots brought in four wide receivers for tryouts at Gillette Stadium on Wednesday. According to Sports Illustrated's Albert Breer, the Patriots hosted the following four players: --Andre Baccellia (University of Washington) --Greg Dortch (Wake Forest) --Tony Gaiter (Florida International) --Matthew Sexton (Eastern Michigan) Baccellia went undrafted and tallied 29 receptions for 314 yards and four touchdowns as a senior for the Huskies last season. He's listed at 5-foot-10 and 175 pounds.
The onerous task at hand for Tiger Woods is two-fold. One, he likely needs to finish fourth or better this week in the BMW Championship to advance to next week's Tour Championship at East Lake Golf Club in Atlanta for the FedEx Cup Playoffs finale. “I have to play well,” Woods said Wednesday with an emphasis on the second word.
It seems that every day some new sports analyst goes on the air and disrespects the Pittsburgh Steelers. I'm not sure what the reason is that so many pundits don't give the Steelers any credit. Colin Cowherd says the Steelers will finish under .
Following the news that all three NBA games slated for Wednesday were postponed after the Bucks decided not to take the court as a way to protest social injustice, TNT analyst Kenny Smith made the decision to stand in solidarity with the players and walked off the Inside the NBA set. "As a Black man and as a former player, I think its best for me to support the players and just not be here tonight," Smith said. Smith's decision resonated with Wizards star Bradley Beal, who took to Twitter to show his support for the former Houston Rockets guard.
Patrick Mahomes' no-look passes are majestic. Nothing Ryan Fitzpatrick has done on a football field can be called “majestic,” but he has no-look passes up his sleeve too. With the preseason canceled we're all clamoring for any football highlights we can get to get us to Week 1, and this no-look pass from the Miami Dolphins quarterback is just great.
Add the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Francisco Giants game scheduled for tonight to the list of major sports game postponed in protest of the Kenosha, Wisconsin shooting of Jacob Blake. The teams were scheduled for a game at Oracle Park in San Francisco that would have been televised by ESPN. The decision not to play followed similar decisions not to play by the Milwaukee Brewers and Cincinnati Reds, who would have faced off at Miller Park in Milwaukee, and the Seattle Mariners and San Diego Padres, who would have played at PETCO Park in San Diego.
It'll be Team USA vs. Team Europe in an 18-hole charity exhibition match at the grand opening of Payne's Valley Golf Course at Big Cedar Lodge in Ridgedale, Missouri. Tiger Woods and good buddy Justin Thomas will make up Team USA, while Rory McIlroy and Justin Rose will be Team Europe in the Payne's Valley Cup. The special event will be Tuesday, Sept.
The 31-year-old Brantly, a career . hitter in six seasons, had no hits in three at-bats in his only game with the Giants this season. He also appeared in only one game in 2019, with Philadelphia.
Damien Harris is a player that every fantasy football owner should keep on their radar. The New England Patriots running back has an average draft position of 244, but has served as the lead back in training camp through a few weeks of work. There is a significant chance that Sony Michel, the lead running back, could start the season on the physically unable to perform list.
Every Curtis Weaver transaction, from his arrival to his departure, captured the attention of Miami Dolphins fans despite the fact each looked like a small blip on the radar screen of the 2020 season. The Dolphins last April invested one of their fifth-round draft picks on the 6-foot-2, 265-pound Boise State pass rusher. Fans were fired up about the pick because Weaver left the Mountain West Conference with a record 34 sacks, led the league in sacks in 2017 and '19, and was the conference defensive player of the year in '19.