When point guards Irving (quad), Marcus Smart (hand) and Shane Larkin (knee) were all ruled out Wednesday, Stevens dusted off the idea with Horford as Hayward’s replacement. It may have seemed like a radical plan to throw a power forward/center into a true point guard role, but the Celtics run a load of offense through Horford anyway. He doesn’t dribble the ball upcourt every possession, but always has the freedom to do so after a rebound.
“I hate that I put myself in that situation, put all of my other teammates in a wrong situation, too, to defend me, defend Jarvis,” Drake said. “That’s just the type of player I am. At the end of the day, I feel like when someone’s trying to get over on one of my teammates, I’m always going to be there, no matter what.”.
Siemian went 13 11 as a starter, as the Broncos moved forward with a combination of him, Paxton Lynch and Brock Osweiler after the retirement of Peyton Manning. For his career, Siemian has 30 touchdowns and 24 interceptions with a 59.3 percent completion rate. Vikings general manager Rick Spielman lauded Siemian’s quick decision making, but there’s plenty of improvement that can be made..
NEW ORLEANS (WVUE) Judge Karen Herman ruled Thursday that Travis Boys is incompetent to stand trial at this time in the murder of New Orleans police Officer Daryle Holloway.District Attorney Leon Cannizzaro released the following statement in response to the decision:”Today decision by the Court was extremely disturbing. Not only did medical experts testify that the defendant was malingering, but also every piece of evidence presented to the Court evidenced that this was a voluntary planned disruption perpetrated by the defendant to delay the trial.”Unfortunately, this is not the first time that such a charade has been attempted by violent criminals in Louisiana. However, in those other jurisdictions, the Court did not reward the defendant by delaying his trial.”I had hoped that this Court was too intelligent to allow an accused cop killer to hijack these proceedings, but I was incorrect.
It pretty incredible, when you think about it. These girls come, quite often, from marginalized groups. They been freed from child trafficking. Auston Matthews was saying on Tuesday that the Leafs be complacent even though their playoff spot in the standings seems assured. That attitude would be handy against an Islanders team that arrived early Wednesday morning after playing at home against Florida. The Leafs need to take control against a possibly weary club..