5 Realistic Star Trades After 2022 NBA Draft | Bleacher Report

5 Realistic Star Trades After 2022 NBA Draft |  Bleacher Report

0 of 5 Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images The 2022 NBA draft delivered answers and questions in equal measure. Sure, it resolved months of speculation about where top prospects would land, but it also added plenty of more established names—Kyrie Irving, for example—to the rumor mill. Even if the picks are all in, the … Read more

Grizzlies beat writer on what De’Anthony Melton can bring to Philly

The 76ers did not department Thursday’s NBA draft with a soon-to-be rookie. But they did acquire a new player, De’Anthony Melton, in a trade that sent Danny Green and 23rd overall pick David Roddy to the Memphis Grizzlies. Melton, a 24-year-old guard, has established a reputation as an active perimeter defender and three-point maker in … Read more

Why Nottingham Forest made Taiwo Awoniyi their record signing

Steve Cooper has never been afraid to make big calls. But one of his biggest decisions tells a significant story. In the Championship play-off final at Wembley last month, Nottingham Forest manager Cooper opted to replace striker Sam Surridge — who had done a more than decent job in previous games — in the starting … Read more

Alabama beat writer breaks down Celtics draft pick JD Davison’s game

Celtics “He’s a truly gifted athlete. He’s probably one of the better athletes in the Draft.” Alabama guard JD Davison (3) brings the ball up against Florida. Matt Stamey/APPhoto The Celtics selected Alabama guard JD Davison with the No. 53 pick in Thursday’s NBA Draft. Boston.com spoke with Alabama beat writer Tony Tsoukalaswho covers the … Read more

NBA news: Steve Clifford back as new Charlotte Hornets coach

The Hornets are bringing back Steve Clifford to coach the team. He was Charlotte’s coach from 2013-2018 until he was replaced by James Borrego. John D. Simmons jsimmons@charlotteobserver.com It’s back to the future in a sense for the Charlotte Hornets. Moving swiftly after Kenny Atkinson spurned them to remain an assistant coach for Golden State … Read more

Paolo Espino, Nationals edge Rangers in low-key pitchers’ duel

Placeholder while article actions load ARLINTON, Tex. — Here was an odd sight in 2022, a quiet pitchers’ duel of starters throwing no harder than 90.7 mph. And that was the absolute limit for Paolo Espino and Dane Dunning at Globe Life Field on Friday night. For the most part, they sat in the high-80s, … Read more

Anita Alvarez: The dangers of elite athletes pushing themselves to the limit — and beyond

Anita Alvarez is unconscious at the bottom of the pool after the end of her routine at the FINA World Aquatic Championships. Her knees are touching the tiles, her arms are limp, her eyes are closed. Later, we learn she wasn’t breathing. What would have happened had her coach, Andrea Fuentes, not noticed the swimmer’s … Read more

Biggest Winners and Losers from 2022 NBA Draft Night | Bleacher Report

0 of 8 Arturo Holmes/Getty Images The 2022 NBA draft is in the books, and the night delivered plenty of surprises and big moments. The first three names called were the ones we expected, but they came in a different order. Of course, trades were made. Some slide players. Others rose. To see the biggest … Read more