John Petty is on the announced training camp roster for the Birmingham Squadron. The Pelicans’ G League affiliate opened camp today.
William Vlachos, who has been serving as a quality control analyst at the University of Colorado, is expected to be promoted to offensive line coach, effective immediately. Colorado dismissed its offensive line coach over the weekend, which created the opening.
Herbert Jones has given New Orleans an “unbelievable energy” boost with his recent starter’s minutes.
C.J. Mosley was sorely missed in the New York Jets’ loss to New England yesterday.
Mac Jones attributes getting off to a fast start as a key in New England’s win.
Alexa Guarachi has officially qualified for the WTA Finals in Guadalajara, Mexico next month.
Mac Jones made his weekly appearance on WEEI’s Merloni and Fauria Show today to discuss yesterday’s win. Jones also elaborated on his pre-game meal, which is the same regardless of what time of day the game is.
Reporters caught up with Herbert Jones at the Pelicans’ shootaround earlier today.
- Ha Ha Clinton-Dix – placed on the Practice Squad COVID-19 List by the Las Vegas Raiders.
Scenes and Highlights
BASKETBALL Norrköping 110, Södertälje 82. Galin Smith – 12 minutes, 6 points (3-6 FG), 2 rebounds, 1 foul. New Orleans 107, Minnesota 98. Herbert Jones – 32 minutes, 0 points (0-1 FG), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 steals, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 4 fouls. Kira Lewis – 9 minutes, 0 points (0-2 2pg, 0-1 3pg), 1 rebound, 2 assists, 2 fouls. Cleveland 99, Denver 87. Collin Sexton – 25 minutes, 14 points (1-6 2pg, 3-5 3pg, 3-4 FT), 3 rebounds, 2 assists, 1 turnover, 3 fouls. JaMychal Green – 10 minutes, 2 points (1-1 2pg, 0-3 3pg), 1 rebound, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls.