76ers’ Joel Embiid on not being named an All-Star starter: ‘Kind of disrespectful’

PHILADELPHIA — Fresh off of dominating reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic and the Denver Nuggets to the tune of 47 points, 18 rebounds and five assists in Philadelphia’s 126-119 comeback victory on Saturday afternoon, 76ers center Joel Embiid expressed his feelings regarding not being voted as a starter for the All-Star game this season.  Embiid … Read more

2023 NBA All-Star: Joel Embiid biggest starter snub; Anthony Davis had a strong case over Zion Williamson

The 2023 NBA All-Star starters were announced Thursday night, and naturally, a couple players who are looking at bench roles have a legitimate beef. First, here are the starters, which were selected using a weighted system in which the fan vote accounted for 50 percent, and the media and player votes 25 percent each.  Now, … Read more

Oakland Athletics trade starter Cole Irvin to Baltimore to compete for Orioles rotation spot

Getty Images The Baltimore Orioles have obtained left-handed starter Cole Irvin and minor-league righty Kyle Virbitsky from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for infield prospect Darell Hernaiz. The teams announced the trade on Thursday afternoon. Irvin, 29 years old in a matter of days, spent the past two seasons with the Athletics after being acquired … Read more

Lakers reportedly plan to make Rui Hachimura a starter, but that raises other rotation questions

Part of the appeal of the Rui Hachimura trade the Los Angeles Lakers made on Monday was the relatively meager price. Opposing teams have spent the entire season asking the Lakers for one of their two tradable first-round picks in almost any negotiated trade, but the Washington Wizards were willing to send him to the … Read more

Best CBD Bundles and Starter Kits That Can Help You Embrace Wellness

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Tua Tagovailoa expected back as Dolphins’ starter in 2023

Tua Tagovailoa is expected to return as the Miami Dolphins‘ starting quarterback for the 2023 season, league sources told ESPN. Should the seventh-seeded Dolphins upset the Buffalo Bills on Sunday, Tagovailoa could potentially be cleared from the concussion protocol and work his way back to the field. But regardless of what happens in Sunday’s wild-card … Read more

Joshua Dobbs’ path as Titans’ starter comes with playoffs on line – Tennessee Titans Blog

6:00 AM ET Turron DavenportESPN Close Covered Eagles for USA Today Covered the Ravens for Baltimore Times Played college football at Cheyney University NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Tennessee Titans quarterback Joshua Dobbs was driving home to Atlanta on Christmas Eve to be with his family when he got a phone call. Titans quarterbacks coach Pat O’Hara … Read more

LeBron James, Kevin Durant lead early NBA All-Star starter voting

NEW YORK — LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers and Kevin Durant of the Brooklyn Nets might be headed toward yet another NBA All-Star Game rematch. James is the overall leader in All-Star balloting, and Durant leads all Eastern Conference players in early voting returns — putting them on track to be All-Star captains … Read more

Steelers QB Kenny Pickett doubtful; no starter named yet

PITTSBURGH — Mike Tomlin isn’t ready to land the plane quite yet. While Pittsburgh Steelers rookie quarterback Kenny Pickett will be listed as doubtful for Sunday’s game at the Carolina Panthers, Tomlin said Friday he wouldn’t name a starting quarterback until Saturday. Both Mitch Trubisky and Mason Rudolph have taken first-team practice reps this week. … Read more

MLB rumors: Yankees preparing offer for Carlos Rodón, Cardinals also interested in free agent starter

Major League Baseball’s Winter Meetings are in the rearview mirror, but there’s still plenty of time before the holidays for more moves to be completed. Let’s round up the news and rumors for Sunday right here. We’ll be updating this throughout the day, so definitely come back.  Yankees preparing offer for Rodón? The Yankees are … Read more