However, according to ESPN, Leonard has actively made it difficult for the Spurs to contact him at this point and actually had someone else in the room with him when Popovich met with the star forward.
The Magic haven’t had any egregious misses on stars in the draft, but they did have a worst-case scenario in 200Vazquez has never played an NBA game thanks to not wanting to leave Spain. Granger, meanwhile, became an All-Star and 25 points per game scorer before injuries got in the way.
In 2010, Turner was the consensus at No. He was the National Player of the Year with a well-rounded game that we look back on now to remind us that big, athletic, strong and polished college players tend to beat up on young opponents. Cousins ranks among the very best centers in the NBA.
The 1969 NBA Draft can be summed up as Lew Alcindor and everyone else. But Dandridge, who was drafted by the future Abdul-Jabbar’s Bucks, was the clear-cut No. The Suns had four chances to grab him and instead took five players — including twins Floyd and Lloyd Kerr — ahead of him. Three of those guys (Williams and the Kerrs) didn’t even play in the NBA.
We’re undefeated in July, Showalter said with a grin. Sometimes, you have to laugh to keep from crying, right? We have good people. It just hasn’t happened for us, but we have half the season left. That’s the approach we’re taking.
Kole Calhoun homered and Albert Pujols drove in a run for the Angels, who were seeking the first season sweep of Baltimore in franchise history. They settled for going 5-1, their fewest losses against the Orioles in one year.
LA reliever Eduardo Parades has allowed five HRs in 16 1/3 innings. … Gausman did not allow a walk for the fifth time this season. … Wilkerson recorded his first career double, but Showalter said the rookie left with an apparent oblique injury. … Angels star Mike Trout did not reach base for only the 12th time in 85 games this year.
Angels: DH/RHP Shohei Ohtani (elbow) was scheduled to take live batting practice in California. Asked if the two-way star could be activated for this week’s series against Seattle, Scioscia replied, Let’s get by today, see how he does. … RHP Garrett Richards (hamstring) could be ready to come off the DL on Wednesday to start against Seattle.
Confused yet? Like, you follow the logic, but then it gets a bit fuzzy? Get used to it. Because the 2018 fantasy football season is officially underway. Hello, old friend, and welcome back. Put your feet up and relax. Can I get you a smoothie?