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Daily Archives: 1st February 2018

Who gets Yu? Six bold predictions for February

The air is filled with anticipation … and anxiety. Spring Training camps open in a matter of days, and soon the preparation for 2018 will be upon us. But, uh, what about all those unfilled openings and unsigned free agents? The players are nervous, the fans are restless, and it could be a February unlike any the game has ever ...

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Nets beat 76ers 116-108 to snap 4-game skid (Jan 31, 2018)

NEW YORK (AP) Spencer Dinwiddie scored 27 points, D’Angelo Russell added 22 in his best performance since returning from knee surgery, and the Brooklyn Nets snapped a four-game skid with a 116-108 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday night. Rookie center Jarrett Allen, making his first start at home, had 16 points and 12 rebounds for the Nets, who ...

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Leafs extend all-star break with Island cruise

Justin Holl and Travis Dermott both scored their first NHL goal as the Toronto Maple Leafs downed the New York Islanders 5-0 on Wednesday. Holl’s goal came in his NHL debut after being recalled from the American Hockey League’s Marlies only a few hours before puck drop. Frederik Andersen made 28 saves for his fourth shutout of the season while ...

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Turner leads Pacers past Grizzlies 105-101 for 3rd straight (Jan 31, 2018)

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) Myles Turner had 15 points and 11 rebounds, and the Indiana Pacers won their third straight game with a 105-101 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night. Turner gave the Pacers a 102-101 lead by hitting two free throws with 34 seconds left. With two seconds remaining, Wayne Selden missed a floater in the lane that would ...

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Dear Sisters, I See You: A Love Letter To Black Women

Dear sisters, I know that it has been a while since I last spoke to you. I seem to have just popped on the scene. Over the last 20 or so years, I have been busy raising a family and growing a business, and we have lost touch. I have not been to the barbecues, community meetings or get-togethers in ...

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