Archives for October 2018

Lakers vs. Trail Blazers score: Live updates of LeBron James' debut, full game coverage, NBA highlights – CBSSports.com

Lakers vs. Trail Blazers score: Live updates of LeBron James’ debut, full game coverage, NBA highlights
CBSSports.com
We’ve been waiting since July, but it’s finally time to see LeBron James play his first regular-season game with the Los Angeles Lakers. After the free agency move that sent shock waves through the NBA, LeBron and the Lakers will open up their season
A look back at LeBron James’ career debut gamesNBA.com
Predicting award winners, best teams for 2018-19 NBA seasonUSA TODAY
LeBron and the Lakers’ debutESPN
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The NBA takes yet another step toward eliminating the one-and-done – Washington Post

The NBA takes yet another step toward eliminating the one-and-done
Washington Post
The basketball world has long had issues with the idea of “one-and-done” players. Thursday’s announcement of new G League “Select Contract” is the NBA’s latest attempt at addressing the rhetoric with something 18-year-old players can relate to: cold
G League to offer $125K to elite prospects as alternative to college one-and-done routeESPN
The NBA introduces plan to allow top high school hoops players to skip college and earn 6-figure salaries as prosBusiness Insider
NBA G League introduces new professional path for elite basketball prospectsNBA.com
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Will New G League Contracts for Elite Prospects See Players Leave College Basketball Behind? – Sports Illustrated

Will New G League Contracts for Elite Prospects See Players Leave College Basketball Behind?
Sports Illustrated
For the last decade, the NCAA has defended itself from a bevy of antitrust and intellectual property lawsuits brought by current and former college players. These lawsuits have asserted that college players should be compensated for their labor and for
The G League’s $125000 select contracts are another reminder WNBA players aren’t paid what they deserveSB Nation
The NBA takes yet another step toward eliminating the one-and-doneWashington Post
G League to offer $125K to elite prospects as alternative to college one-and-done routeESPN
Sacramento BeeNew York PostCharlotte ObserverMLive.com
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Rams star Todd Gurley, a big Manny Machado fan, wore a Dodgers jersey to his press conference – MLB.com

Rams star Todd Gurley, a big Manny Machado fan, wore a Dodgers jersey to his press conference
MLB.com
Rams running back Todd Gurley has roots in Baltimore. Spending so much time in the area, he became rather enamored with watching Orioles star Manny Machado do his thing at in the infield and at the plate. In 2015, he was drafted by the Rams, then in St.

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NFL Week 7 game picks: Chiefs over Bengals; Saints top Ravens – NFL.com

NFL Week 7 game picks: Chiefs over Bengals; Saints top Ravens
NFL.com
The bye weeks are fully upon us, with even more teams off this week than before … … but that doesn’t mean the NFL schedule doesn’t carry some sneaky-good games, especially on the intra-divisional front. Start with Texans at Jaguars, a divisional

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Ex-USA Gymnastics boss Steve Penny approached FBI agent about Olympic security job – USA TODAY

Ex-USA Gymnastics boss Steve Penny approached FBI agent about Olympic security job
USA TODAY
INDIANAPOLIS — As the FBI investigation into Larry Nassar languished in 2015, the head of USA Gymnastics told the agent in charge of the FBI’s Indianapolis field office about a top security job in Olympic sports, The Indianapolis Star has learned
Steve Penny Asked FBI to Help Protect USA Gymnastics’ Image During Sex Abuse CaseNew York Times
Attorney: Ex-USAG president Steve Penny didn’t know of indictmentESPN
Texas Rangers arrived at Karolyi Ranch. Sources say Steve Penny then gave an order: Remove documents.Indianapolis Star
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NBA highlights: Markelle Fultz makes first career 3-pointer as 76ers crowd goes ballistic – CBSSports.com

NBA highlights: Markelle Fultz makes first career 3-pointer as 76ers crowd goes ballistic
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Markelle Fultz can finally be considered a 3-point shooter. After his much-publicized shooting struggles and rumored loss of confidence since being drafted, the former No. 1 overall pick has finally hit his first career 3-pointer. As the Philadelphia
Sixers G TJ McConnell ‘in demand’ on NBA trade marketSixers Wire
Ben Simmons records triple-double as 76ers smash Chicago in PhiladelphiaNEWS.com.au

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LeBron and the Lakers' debut – ESPN

LeBron and the Lakers’ debut
ESPN
LeBron James makes his much-anticipated debut with the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday. We’ve got you covered right here before, during and after the matchup against the Portland Trail Blazers with previews, predictions, expert analysis and live reaction.
LeBron James’ opening-night shoes inspired by 2003 Nike adUSA TODAY
NBA highlights: LeBron James begins Lakers career with back-to-back vicious dunks in debutCBSSports.com
The problem with playing with LeBron JamesSB Nation
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After embarrassing loss to Broncos, it's clear Steve Wilks' Cardinals are a debacle – Yahoo Sports

After embarrassing loss to Broncos, it’s clear Steve Wilks’ Cardinals are a debacle
Yahoo Sports
There was plenty of speculation heading into Thursday night’s game that Denver Broncos coach Vance Joseph’s job was on the line. Maybe we were focused on the wrong coach. Arizona Cardinals coach Steve Wilks has coached seven career games.
Watch: Broncos start quickly with 2 picks, a trick and a treatESPN (blog)
Thursday Night Football odds, line: Broncos vs. Cardinals picks and predictions from advanced model on 61-41 rollCBSSports.com
WATCH: Emmanuel Sanders Tosses Touchdown To Courtland SuttonCBS Denver
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How the Red Sox beat the Astros in Game 5, inning by inning – The Boston Globe

How the Red Sox beat the Astros in Game 5, inning by inning
The Boston Globe
Rafael Devers hit a three-run home run in the sixth inning of Game 5 of the American League Championship Series Thursday to lift the Red Sox past the Astros and into the World Series. David Price pitched six innings for his first postseason victory
Red Sox vs. Astros score, results, highlights, live updates from Game 5 of the ALCSSporting News
MLB can end controversial HR calls, but fans might not like itNew York Post
Live updates from ALCS Game 5 between the Red Sox and AstrosBoston.com
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