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Daily Archives: 8th July 2018

Game Recap: Bulls 86, Cavaliers 81

By Juan Carlos Blanco, RotoWire LAS VEGAS – Antonio Blakeney scored 25 points to lead the Chicago Bulls to an 86-81 victory against the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Las Vegas Summer League at Thomas and Mack Center on Saturday. Blakeney, whose rookie season last year was cut short after 19 games because of a broken wrist, shot 10-of-19 from the ...

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D-Backs set franchise record with 20-5 rout of Padres

PHOENIX (AP) Five home runs, 18 hits, 20 runs. The Arizona Diamondbacks have never had a better offensive night than they did Saturday against the San Diego Padres. David Peralta drove in three runs and matched his career best with five hits and the Diamondbacks set a single-game franchise scoring record with a 20-5 rout of the Padres. ”It wasn’t ...

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Game Recap: Nuggets 82, Celtics 69

By Joel Bartilotta, RotoWire LAS VEGAS – The Denver Nuggets defeated the Boston Celtics, 82-69, in the Las Vegas Summer League at Cox Pavilion on Saturday. The Celtics led, 29-28, at halftime, but the Nuggets took control in the second half, outscoring Boston, 52-38. Denver’s defense led the way, both in the paint and on the perimeter. The Nuggets grabbed ...

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Jose Bautista hits 1st walk-off homer, a grand slam to boot

Jose Bautista had never experienced the euphoria of a game-ending home run during his 15 year career. He can add that to his list of accomplishments now. Bautista’s grand slam with two outs in the bottom of the ninth inning lifted the New York Mets to a 5-1 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Friday night. “I was aware ...

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Ricky Stenhouse Jr. triggers two wrecks, wins Stage 2 at Daytona

Ricky Stenhouse Jr., who triggered two multi-car wrecks, ended up winning Stage 2 at Daytona International Speedway. Michael McDowell ended up second, Alex Bowman third, Kasey Kahne fourth and Ty Dillon completed the top-five. Also collecting stage points were Jimmie Johnson, Kyle Larson, Austin Dillon, Trevor Bayne and Ryan Newman. During the break between Stages 1 and 2, Brad Keselowski ...

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Game Recap: Lakers 96, 76ers 79

By Juan Carlos Blanco, RotoWire LAS VEGAS – Josh Hart scored 24 points as the Los Angeles Lakers defeated the Philadelphia 76ers, 96-79, in the Las Vegas Summer League at Thomas and Mack Center on Saturday. Hart, who impressed in 63 games as a rookie last year, shot 9-of-15 from the field, including 4-of-8 from 3-point range. He added three ...

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MLB DFS for July 7: Best DraftKings, FanDuel Daily Fantasy Baseball picks

Before you enter a DFS tournament for MLB action on Saturday, July 7, you need to hear what professional DFS player Mike McClure has to say. McClure has almost $ 2 million in career winnings and has cashed huge on tournament rosters for NFL, NBA, NHL, golf and NASCAR in the past year. When it comes to <a href="https://www.cbssports.com/ml… CBSSports.com ...

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Smoak show: 3-run blast vaults Jays to win over Yankees

Justin Smoak has been trying not to overcomplicate his approach at the plate. And he’s found success in that simplicity. Smoak homered in a five-run second inning that forced an early exit for New York’s scuffling starter Sonny Gray, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the division rival Yankees 6-2 on Friday. “I think the timing has been a little ...

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Happ hit hard as Yankees cruise to victory over Jays

J.A. Happ insists trade rumours involving him aren’t impacting his ability to deliver on the mound, but the results haven’t been pretty. The Blue Jays’ top starter gave up a home run on the first pitch and didn’t make it out of the third inning as Toronto lost 8-5 to the New York Yankees on Saturday. Happ went just 2 ...

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Over half the field taken out in consecutive wrecks at Daytona

Ricky Stenhouse Jr. hooked Brad Keselowski while racing for the lead to trigger a 20-car accident on Lap 54 at Daytona International Speedway. The ‘Big One’ is not unusual at a restrictor plate track, however this early in the race is not common in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series. Rookie William Byron was leading the Coke Zero Sugar 400 ...

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