Once Giannis Antetokounmpo gets rolling downhill, good luck. The Pacers found that out the hard way with not one but two players getting dunked on by the Greek Freak. On the same dunk. GIANNIS. DOUBLE. POSTER. #FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/H0F5p3KmxQ — Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) November 17, 2019 Damn. That’s not fair. It’s also not the only highlight play for Antetokounmpo on the night. Giannis plays one way… HARD. #FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/JgZJdYZB2q — Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) November 17, 2019 UNSTOPPABLE. #FearTheDeer pic.twitter.com/RDoMPNvjNG — Milwaukee Bucks (@Bucks) November 17, 2019 Milwaukee was up double digits on the Pacers early in the fourth quarter, and of course, Antetokounmpo was leading the way. … [Read more...] about Giannis Antetokounmpo dunks over not one but two Pacers (VIDEO)
Iman Shumpert got his call from the Brooklyn Nets. Carmelo Anthony got his call from the Portland Trail Blazers. Jamal Crawford is still waiting for his call, and he’s confused why it hasn’t yet come. From Shaun Powell of NBA.com. “I know I can play,” Crawford told NBA.com, “and I would think my reputation is still solid. It’s baffling to me… “Physically, I feel better than I did last season,” he said. “I’m able to get my body together. My skill set is sharp. I feel that I’m good. My mindset is be patient and hopefully something good comes about it. I’ll be ready for the opportunity.” Like Anthony, Crawford needs the right role, but he can help teams. He’s not young at age 39 but, in the right situation, he could help a team get buckets off the bench. The three-time Sixth Man of the Year has slowed in recent years, and his defense is a bigger concern to front offices, but the man still averaged … [Read more...] about Jamal Crawford finds it “baffling” no team has called to sign him yet
HOMESTEAD, Fla. — There are no Cinderellas in today’s Cup championship race. The four drivers racing for the title were the best throughout the season. Denny Hamlin, Kevin Harvick, Martin Truex Jr. and Kyle Busch combined to win 21 of the 35 races this season (60%), including some of the sport’s biggest races: Hamlin won the Daytona 500, Harvick won the Brickyard 400 and Truex won the Coca-Cola 600. As they enter today’s finale at Homestead-Miami Speedway, each driver was asked by NBC Sports what gives them the edge over the other three title contenders. This is what they said: Denny Hamlin: “I think I possess the want. I can assure you there will be no other driver that wants it as bad as I do.” Kevin Harivck: “I think we have the full attention of our whole organization in one car, and we’ve been there and we’ve done that. Even when you look at the other three teams, our group has been together a long time; we’ve been on … [Read more...] about Who has the edge? Here’s what the title contenders say
After nine months and 36 races, the 2019 NASCAR Cup Series season comes to an end today with the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway. Kyle Busch, Martin Truex Jr. and Kevin Harvick will all vie to earn their second career Cup championships, while Denny Hamlin seeks his first Cup crown. It also will be the last race for several drivers with their current teams, including Chris Buescher, Ricky Stenhouse Jr., Matt DiBenedetto, Daniel Hemric, David Ragan, Paul Menard and Daniel Suarez. Here is the information for today’s race: (All times are Eastern) START: The command to start engines will be given at 3:18 p.m. by Joseph Hinrichs, Ford Motor Company President, Automotive. The green flag is scheduled to wave at 3:28 p.m. PRERACE: The Cup garage opens at 8:30 a.m. The driver/crew chief meeting will be at 1 p.m. Driver introductions are at 2:35 p.m. The invocation will be given at 3:10 p.m. by Sammy Flores, Pastor from Christ Fellowship Miami. The National Anthem will be … [Read more...] about Today’s Cup championship race at Miami: Start time, lineup and more
Thanks to the occurrence of two solar flare-induced geomagnetic storms this week, New England's sky was lit up with the Aurora Borealis. Usually the dazzling colors are only visible in regions like Iceland, Norway and Finland, but America got a small dose of the kaleidoscope of colors on Friday. See also: NASA Launches Rocket Into Aurora, Further Proves Science Is Awesome Overcast conditions did make it harder to witness the phenomenon, but some lucky sky-gazers managed to capture the breathtaking sight and share the images on social media. Take a look at views of the Aurora Borealis from states like Maine, Vermont and New Hampshire — and even an out-of-this word image taken by astronaut Reid Wiseman. BONUS: 16 Earth Porn Pics Hotter Than Global Warming Lofoten, Norway Image: Flickr, tiltti Plitvice, Croatia Image: Flickr, Dennis Jarvis Presque Isle, Penn. Image: Flickr, yooperann Moraine Lake, Alberta, Canada Image: Kimberly Vardeman Isle of … [Read more...] about 9 Stunning Images of the Aurora Borealis Over the U.S.