Irving pulled down three rebounds and dished out 10 assists, accumulating a plus-minus of +25 in his 34 on the floor.
Guys like me 315 pounds falling on him every play.
28 Gordon Hayward scored 10 points Friday on 2-of-7 shooting as the Boston Celtics lost to the Charlotte Hornets 104.
Point being: if I’m going to get tired of hate while doing this column, I’m going to get really tired quite often.
Keep doing things right and keep sticking to my routine, and everything will turn out OK.

There is never going to be a perfect replay system, or a perfect officiating process – though I suppose there’s nothing wrong with continuing to strive for them.
Analysis: Irving’s injury was considered minor and the Celtics were playing the second of a back-to-back on Wednesday.
Is it too late at this point in his career for that consideration?
special teams player Bennie Thompson also made the trip to Honolulu; Dec.
The 26-year old has a 3 record with a 3 through 15 starts this season.
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Tough way to end the game,” Trier said.
As a result, ESPN currently ranks him 25th in its top 100.
Crean, the former Indiana and Marquette coach, is expected to raise Georgia from an also-ran in the Southeastern Conference.
But the similarities are merely superficial – this year’s underlying are decidedly less fluky.
Back on Nov.

Someone with that skill-set is probably the number one asset for an NBA offense these days, as he is able to stress defenses from the moment he crosses halfcourt.
Acquiring Simmonds would make sense for the Jets as a pure rental.
was cut during Saturday’s roster trimming, Cam Inman of The Mercury News reports.
Patrick Patterson led all scorers with 19 points, while John Wall had 16 points and seven assists.
The game ended at 1 a.m.

I tell all of my friends and family not to draft me, so I don’t have to worry about it.
They were champions – often in multiple weight classes and in eras when the term champion was synonymous with greatness.
No stranger to the NBA D-League, Samb was assigned to the Fort Wayne Mad Ants last season, where he averaged 10 points, 7 rebounds, and a league-leading 4 blocks in 19 games.

Marrone on Tuesday discussed multiple issues, saying he feels good about wide receiver Marqise Lee’s rehabilitation from a serious knee injury, that the defense could have different feel next season and that he continues to feel good about new offensive coordinator John DeFilippo’s relationship with new quarterback Nick Foles.
And we just saw the 49ers franchise tag Robbie Gould.
Yeldon was functional in passing situations in Jacksonville, so I would expect him to sign somewhere before next season.
He said he simply lost the ball with his chance to win his return to game action.
The team also improved their overall depth at the left wing position, by far the weakest link on the roster at the time.

Finally it was Beliveau’s wife, Élise, who gently nudged him out the door when he seemed ready to camp out.
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Assuming he returns to the field soon, the third-year player will resume his pursuit of a 53-man roster spot.

We will make them as carefully and consistently as we can.
Richardson would set a new career high for points in a season if he can find the scoresheet seven more times over the final eight contests.

But Douglas remains eager and undeterred.

The 6-foot-5-inch, 315-pounder was originally selected by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in the fifth round of the 2014 NFL Draft.

”We’re not in a position to use what they are calling load management to give our players a night off, so being able to sit them in the fourth is a bonus.” Griffin , Drummond and Jackson combined for 34 of Detroit’s 42 points in the third.
In his first season with the Chargers, Smith oversaw a position group that saw six different players make starts.
There’s little data to support DeBoer’s risky approach.
Javin DeLaurier got a steal, Cam Reddish hit a 3-pointer and the Knights didn’t have a single made field goal in the final two minutes.

The likes of Auston Matthews, Patrik Laine, Zach Werenski, Matthew Tkachuk and Mitch Marner stole the show throughout the season.
Were there signs in practices, games, interactions of his family history that suggest Bennett had this default setting to begin with?
The first-line center has been decent this campaign, racking up 22 points in 54 games.

Whatever the public perception, now that he is allowed back into the United States is eligible to apply for a visa, it can be argued that he’s served his time, just the same as any other criminal.

Fowler has made some impact plays for the Rams, and he had a good game in the NFC Championship Game.
Assuming the pattern continues, this Calgary squad is primed to finish their regular season in style, and slated for a deep and impactful postseason run.
It doesn’t matter how outlandish your claim is, as long as you can back it up with solid, concrete evidence, he’s on board.