Reuben Foster will reportedly sign a contract with the Pittsburgh Maulers of the USFL, using the spring league as a chance to show NFL teams that he can still play. Foster suffered a significant knee injury on the first day of 2019 OTAs with Washington, and would spend two seasons on Injured Reserve before being released before the 2021 season.
Jaden Shackelford capped off a 23-point performance with a 32-foot 3-pointer with 4.9 seconds left to give Oklahoma City a 125-123 win over Iowa. Shackelford was 7-for-11 from behind the arc on the night.
Shaun Dion Hamilton, coming off his first season on the Detroit Lions’ coaching staff, is exciting about his coaching pathway and in his upcoming Senior Bowl opportunity.
Multiple reports have DeMeco Ryans emerging as a top candidate for the head coaching vacancies in both Houston and in Denver.
Tua Tagovailoa, previously named as a first alternate for this year’s Pro Bowl activities, has not cleared concussion protocol and will not participate when a slot opens after the AFC Championship game.
JaMychal Green and Draymond Green talk about becoming friends on the AAU circuit as teenages and now being teammates with Golden State.
Landon Dickerson is featured at Philly Cover Corner.
Links to press conferences from today:
Xavier McKinney appears on the latest episode of The Pivot Podcast.
Conference Championships Injury Reports
Game Status Report:
- Questionable – N/A
- Doubtful – N/A
- Out – Jonah Williams (knee)
Practice Reports – Friday:
- Did Not Practice – Jonah Williams (knee)
- Limited Participation – N/A
- Full Participation – N/A
Scenes and Highlights
- Kira Lewis – recalled from the Birmingham Squadron by the New Orleans Pelicans.
BASKETBALL KTP Basket 86, Kataja 83. Galin Smith – 30 minutes, 26 points (10-20 FG, 6-8 FT), 7 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 turnovers, 4 fouls, +0. Central Uusimaa 115, Kipinä 101 (F/OT). Ar’mond Davis – 43 minutes, 27 points (5-11 2pg, 4-15 3pg, 5-6 FT), 11 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, 2 turnovers, 4 fouls, -3. Besançon 96, Cergy-Pontoise 65. Mykal Riley – 35 minutes, 7 points (2-6 2pg, 1-6 3pg), 12 rebounds, 9 assists, 5 steals, 1 block, 2 turnovers, 1 foul, +34. Oklahoma City 125, Iowa 123. Jaden Shackelford – 33 minutes, 23 points (1-3 2pg, 7-11 3pg), 5 rebounds, 2 assists, 2 steals, 1 foul, +2. Golden State 129, Toronto 117. JaMychal Green - 16 minutes, 10 points (2-2 2pg, 1-3 3pg, 3-3 FT), 6 rebounds, 1 foul, -1. GOLF Farmers Insurance Open Rd 3: Trey Mullinax – 71-73-70, -2, T32 Justin Thomas – 68-74-73, -1, T39 Michael Thompson – 69-75-72, E, T49 Robby Shelton – 70-74-75, +3, T69 SWIMMING Reykjavík International Games - Swimming Men’s 50m Breaststroke Prelims: Anton McKee – 28.83 seconds, 1st overall; advances to A Final.