Adam Grosbard / Daily News:
Pac-12 Tournament: UCLA freshmen step up to help defeat Colorado — Amari Bailey's career-high 26 points and Adem Bona's double-double pace the Bruins in an 80-69 quarterfinal win — LAS VEGAS — All the talk of UCLA's ability to make a deep run in the NCAA tournament …
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Tarek Fattal / Daily News:
UCLA will be without Jaylen Clark for Pac-12 Tournament and possibly longer — The Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year, who suffered a lower-leg injury Saturday, will not travel to Las Vegas — As of Wednesday morning, UCLA's next opponent was unknown. On paper, the second-ranked Bruins …
Discussion: DraftKings Nation
Jamey Malcomb / Twin Cities:
State boys hockey: Hermantown strikes early, throttles Luverne — More- — Seventy-one seconds was all it took for Hermantown to seize control of its state quarterfinal matchup against Luverne on Wednesday at the Xcel Energy Center. — Senior Aaron Evjen scored at the 6:28 mark …
Discussion: San Bernardino Sun
James O'Connell / New York Daily News:
Yankees' Carlos Rodon to start season on injured list due to left forearm strain — The Yankees will have to wait to deploy their new ace. — Carlos Rodon will begin the season on the injured list due to a mild left forearm strain, GM Brian Cashman told reporters on Thursday at the Yankees spring complex in Tampa.
Discussion: ESPN, New Jersey Online, The Athletic, Boston Herald, Newsday, Pinstripe Alley, Newsday, MLB Trade Rumors, Elite Sports NY and Bleacher Nation
Chris Kirschner / The Athletic: Carlos Rodón's forearm injury: A sports surgeon's take on Yankees pitcher's prognosis
Boston Herald: Clarke Schmidt solid, Oswald Peraza returns in Yankees' Grapefruit League loss to Red Sox
Erik Boland / Newsday: Yankees lefthander Carlos Rodon to begin season on injured list with forearm strain
Joshua Diemert / Pinstripe Alley: NYY News: Everybody hurts, sometimes
Josh Benjamin / Elite Sports NY: Yankees' Carlos Rodon headed to IL with forearm strain
Meghan Montemurro / Chicago Tribune:
Chicago Cubs top prospect Pete Crow-Armstrong's defense continues to impress: 'He's going to be one of the top-10 center fielders to ever play' — ExpandAutoplay — 1 of 61 — Trey Mancini stands in the batters box during the first inning of a spring training game against the Mariners on March 6, 2023.
Discussion: Boston Herald, Bleacher Nation and NBCSports.com
Boston Herald: Cactus League report: ‘A rough night’ for Dylan Cease — while a Cubs pitcher opens some eyes in bid for a bullpen spot
Brett Taylor / Bleacher Nation: Pete Crow-Armstrong's Excellent Catch, Excellent Glove, and Excellent Reputation
James Neveau / NBCSports.com: Crow-Armstrong lays out for incredible catch
Antwan Staley / New York Daily News:
Jets feeling more optimistic about landing star QB Aaron Rodgers: report — On Tuesday, Jets brass flew out to California to meet with Aaron Rodgers after receiving permission from the Packers to talk to the star quarterback. Jets owner Woody Johnson, general manager Joe Douglas …
Discussion: New Jersey Online, Boston Herald, ProFootballTalk, New York Post, Newsday and Chicago Sun-Times
Kevin Manahan / New Jersey Online: As Jets pursue him, Aaron Rodgers has a strange new career mushrooming
Howie Kussoy / New York Post: The Jets are right to be excited by Aaron Rodgers, but just look at the competition
Josh Alper / ProFootballTalk:
Dolphins clear cap space with Bradley Chubb restructure — The Dolphins signed edge rusher Bradley Chubb to a five-year extension after acquiring him in a trade with the Broncos last year and they've turned back to that contract in order to create some cap space ahead of the new league year.
Discussion: Sun-Sentinel and Dawgs By Nature
Kristian Winfield / New York Daily News:
Nets rally from down 22, fall short in loss to Bucks — Stars or no stars, the Nets remain one of the more resilient teams in all of basketball. — That much became clear as they clawed back from down 22 to make it a tight game down the stretch before the Bucks pulled away for a 118-113 victory over the Nets in Milwaukee.
Discussion: Journal Sentinel, Bleacher Nation, NetsDaily, Brew Hoop, New York Post and Associated Press
Jim Owczarski / Journal Sentinel: Brook Lopez swats away Nets reserves with nine blocked shots as Bucks win 118-113
Luis Escalante / Bleacher Nation: Bucks vs. Nets: Start Time, Streaming Live, TV Channel, How to Watch
Brian Fleurantin / NetsDaily: Nets with five players resting visit Milwaukee to take on Bucks
Gabe Stoltz / Brew Hoop: Rapid Recap: Bucks 118, Nets 113
Brian Lewis / New York Post: Depleted Nets rally falls short in loss to Bucks
Ken Rosenthal / The Athletic:
Aaron Judge's free agency: How a small inner circle and a 3 a.m. phone call kept him a Yankee — At about 2 a.m on Dec. 7, a weary Aaron Judge completed his second flight in a 24-hour span, with a third coming up just a few hours later. He had traveled from Tampa to San Diego to Stockton, Calif., 20 minutes from his home in Linden.
Discussion: NESN.com, Elite Sports NY, Bleacher Nation and Gaslamp Ball
Josh Benjamin / Elite Sports NY: Aaron Judge turned down bigger Padres offer to re-sign with Yankees
Brett Taylor / Bleacher Nation: Padres Spending Ain't Stopping, Losing Suzuki, WBC Cubs, and Other Cubs Bullets
World Baseball Classic kicks off with Netherlands, Panama victories — The Dutch open the 20-team tournament defeating Cuba 4-2, then Panama routs Taiwan 12-5 in a four-hour game — TAICHUNG, Taiwan — The 20-team World Baseball Classic got underway after a six-year absence …
Discussion: AZ Snake Pit, USA Today, Pinstripe Alley, DraftKings Nation, Pasadena Star News, True Blue LA, BR Bullpen, Associated Press and MLB.com
Esteban Rivera / Pinstripe Alley: World Baseball Classic Day 2 Recap
Teddy Ricketson / DraftKings Nation: Full schedule for 2023 World Baseball Classic on Thursday, March 9
Eric Stephen / True Blue LA: World Baseball Classic gets underway
Philippe / BR Bullpen: Events — ← Older revision — Revision as of 18:11, 8 March 2023 — Line 44: — Line 44: …
Ira Winderman / Sun-Sentinel:
Heat can't overcome their miscues, fall 104-100 to Cavaliers as play-in odds increase — MIAMI — When the Miami Heat talk about competing, the approach often is expressed as a willingness to play in the mud. — Wednesday night at Miami-Dade Arena, Erik Spoelstra's team created its own slop, with a season-high 24 turnovers.
Discussion: Factory of Sadness, Boston Herald, DraftKings Nation and Associated Press
Chad Porto / Factory of Sadness: Cavs Top 3: Cleveland Cavaliers hold off Kevin Love's new team in tight contest
Boston Herald: Having been there, lost that, Kevin Love warns Heat about perils of life in NBA play-in round
Chinmay Vaidya / DraftKings Nation: Pick against the spread, over/under for Cavaliers vs. Heat on Wednesday
Bryan Hoch / MLB.com:
Judge gets first look in LF, praises Volpe — TAMPA, Fla. — Aaron Judge had hoped for more action in his Grapefruit League left field debut, but with pitchers Gerrit Cole and Greg Weissert largely overpowering the Cardinals' lineup, the Yankees' new captain had more time than anticipated to ponder his thoughts.
Discussion: Elite Sports NY, Pinstripe Alley, MLB Baseball News …, New York Post and Mercury News
Josh Benjamin / Elite Sports NY: Examining Yankees' shortstop battle: Will Isiah Kiner-Falefa actually hold on?
Alex Eisert / Pinstripe Alley: NYY News: Montas was never fully healthy
Phillip Martinez / MLB Baseball News, Scores …: Aaron Judge on whether Anthony Volpe should make Yankees' roster: 'If you're the best player, it shouldn't matter your age'