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Pick and Roll Prosperity – Part 1

Over the past few seasons, several of the NBA’s best teams share a few common traits. One of those traits is a simple offensive scheme that has been around for decades. While the idea of this play is simple, it can create an abundant amount of successful options for an offense to use. It is known...

Andre Drummond says ‘a switch turned on’ for him during 2018-19 playoff bid

Andre Drummond of the Detroit Pistons might have encountered an epiphany. He believes that a ‘switch turned on’ during his team’s NBA playoff push last season.To recall, Andre Drummond missed three games in January due to the NBA’s concussion protocol. When he suited back up, he bumped his averages to 18.3...

NBA Idle Speculation: Part 1: Adding More Fabulous Prizes

The dog star Sirius is in the sky. The days are hot. There’s only baseball, soccer in some form, and worse, much worse, going on in the world. Also, there’s no basketball. Well, there’s some sort of tournament featuring guys who once played for a good college program and then went on to coach...

Live updates from Philadelphia Eagles training camp practice: August 5, 2019

The Philadelphia Eagles’ 2019 training camp practice schedule continues today with a 10-10-10 practice. It’ll be a lighter day for the team. The Eagles will begin practicing at 12:00 PM ET. Offensive coordinator Mike Groh will have a press conference around 1:30 PM ET. Eagles players will be available to the media after practice as well. Follow me...

Long wait for next Bills Hall of Famer could get even longer – The Buffalo News

CANTON, Ohio – Five years have passed since the last former player who spent more than one season with the Buffalo Bills received a gold jacket from the Pro Football Hall of Fame. That was Andre Reed, making him one of five members of the Super Bowl Bills to ride the wave of their dominance all the way to...

How Landry Shamet fit in and how will he look next year.

Copyright 2019 NBAE (Photo by Noah Graham/NBAE via Getty Images)Acquired as part of the trade that sent Tobias Harris to Philadelphia, rookie Landry Shamet has already established himself as an important part of the LA Clippers’ future.In his first 25 games with the LA Clippers, Landry Shamet averaged 10.9 points per game on 41.4 percent from the floor...

Bears prefer big-picture view to small, unclear snapshot of Trubisky and offense so far in camp

Mitchell Trubisky © Quinn Harris | 2019 Jul 27 BOURBONNAIS — The NFL’s stickiest-fingered defense had at least four more interceptions Monday, and Matt Nagy completed more deep balls than Mitch Trubisky during the ninth practice of Bears camp. Of course, it might as well have been the first practice when it comes to actually deciphering whether the NFL’s 21st-ranked...

NFL notebook: Pats, Brady reportedly close to extension

Tom Brady and the New England Patriots are nearing a contract extension that would tie the quarterback to the franchise beyond his upcoming 20th NFL season, according to multiple reports Sunday. FILE PHOTO: NFL Football - Super Bowl LIII - New England Patriots v Los Angeles Rams - Mercedes-Benz Stadium, Atlanta, Georgia, U.S. - February 3, 2019. New...

How the Golden State Warriors fare against each NBA Playoff contender

(Photo by Ethan Miller/Getty Images)The NBA is more wide open than ever. Here is how the Golden State Warriors match up against each title contender.For the first time since LeBron James announced his decision in 2010, the NBA feels like a wide-open landscape in which multiple teams could realistically walk away with the title. The Golden State Warriors...

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