On the outside looking in most of the season, Michigan State has played its way into tourney consideration.
New York teams
- Durant remains All-Star captain, to draft team
- Nets sit Kyrie vs. Mavs due to shoulder 'recovery'
- LeMahieu, Yankees prep to play in front of crowd
- Durant (hamstring) out through All-Star break
Kevin Durant will still serve as a captain for the NBA All-Star game despite not playing due to a hamstring injury.
— Kris Letang got his second goal of the game 4:34 into overtime, giving the Pittsburgh Penguins a 4-3 win over the New York Islanders on Saturday night.
Brooklyn's Kyrie Irving missed his 11th game of the season Saturday as he sits out against the Mavericks with what the team is saying is "right shoulder injury recovery." He is averaging 27.4 points this season.
On Sunday, DJ LeMahieu and the New York Yankees will have a chance to feel that "adrenaline and excitement" that last season lacked, when they play in front fans against the Toronto Blue Jays to Steinbrenner Field.
— Garnet Hathaway and Daniel Sprong scored in the opening 5:06, the streaking Washington Capitals built a big lead and held off the slumping New Jersey Devils 5-2 on Saturday.
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Kevin Durant will remain out through the NBA All-Star break as he continues to recover from a strained hamstring.
— Ryan Strome had a goal and two assists and Chris Kreider had a goal and an assist in New York's three-goal second period, leading the Rangers to a 6-2 win over the Boston Bruins on Friday night.
Brooklyn Nets star Kyrie Irving reaffirmed his stance that Kobe Bryant's silhouette should be the NBA's new logo, saying he's OK with being a leader of that conversation.
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NFL player-turned-actor Matthew Willig plays Andre the Giant in the new NBC series "Young Rock," a biographical comedy on Dwayne (The Rock) Johnson's childhood. To play the role, Willig spoke to The Rock to gain insight into his close relationship with Andre. Willig, who began a 14-year career with the Jets in 1992, has an ever-growing resume of TV and movie credits.
Nate Solder, who opted out of the 2020 season because of concerns for his family with COVID-19, has yet to discuss his future with the Giants, but said he intends to return in '21 if the situation is right. He is scheduled to make $10 million in '21.
"The Diary of Myles Thomas" is an experiment in storytelling, a genre we're calling real-time historical fiction. Experience the Roaring Twenties through the eyes of a mediocre pitcher on the greatest baseball team of all time.