Returning tonight after missing 5 games with an ankle strain, Collin Sexton scored a career-high 42 points to lead Cleveland to a 147-135 2OT win over heavily-favored Brooklyn. Sexton scored 22 of his 42 points in the 2 overtime periods, including 20 straight points at one point. He also hit a 3-pointer with 1.2 seconds left in the first OT period to extend the game. Sexton also scored 20+ points for the 14th consecutive game, dating back to last season. He has 9 straight 20+ point games this season. The highlights:
More awards for Derrick Henry today, as he was named the Pro Football Writers of America NFL Offensive Player of the Year.
Landon Dickerson announced his intentions to forego the extra year of eligibility, and is entering the 2021 NFL draft.
Miller Forristall has signed with Caric Sports Management in advance of this year’s draft.
Najee Harris officially accepted an invitation to the Senior Bowl today. There’s a possibility that he won’t be able to play, due to an ankle injury suffered against Notre Dame, but will go through meetings and interviews, and will be evaluated later in the week.
Mark Ingram cleared waivers today, and is officially a free agent. Here are a couple more articles, as well as some comments from John Harbaugh’s presser, that look at the impact that Ingram had on the Ravens’ organization. J.K. Dobbins, essentially Ingram’s replacement, also posted a tribute on Twitter.
- Mark Ingram – cleared waivers and became a free agent.
BASKETBALL Wonju 63, Seoul 57. Justin Knox (WON) – 18 minutes, 5 points (2-8 2pg, 0-2 3pg, 1-2 FT), 6 rebounds, 1 steal, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 0 fouls. Peñarol 98, Ferro 90 (F/OT). Tony Mitchell (PEN) – 38 minutes, 25 points (7-14 2pg, 1-5 3pg, 8-10 FT), 8 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 steal, 1 block, 1 turnover, 3 fouls. Cleveland 147, Brooklyn 135 (F/2OT). Collin Sexton – 38 minutes, 42 points (11-18 2pg, 5-11 3pg, 5-9 FT), 5 rebounds, 5 assists, 2 steals, 1 block, 1 turnover, 5 fouls.