Jalen Hurts has been named co-winner (along with teammate Jason Kelce) of the 2023 John Wanamaker Athletic Award. The award recognizes an athlete, team, or organization that has done the most to reflect credit upon Philadelphia and the team or sport in which they excel.
Joshua Primo was officially signed to a standard NBA contract by the Los Angeles Clippers today. Primo had been playing on a two-way contract, but indications as early as last week were that the Clippers planned to convert it to a rest-of-season standard contract.
Chris Hines won his first game as head basketball coach at Reid State Technical College last night. Reid State launched its baskeball program this season.
Tyler Gentry was included in MiLB.com’s Kansas City Royals Organizational All-Stars. MiLB published its Royals list today.
The Washington Post does a deep dive into possible reasons for Jonathan Allen’s and Daron Payne’s recent drop in production.
Boston Globe columnist Dan Shaughnessy believes that Mac Jones is being disproportionately blamed for New England’s disappointing season.
Olivia Fotopoulou was among a handful of Cypriot athletes recognized for breaking Cypriot national records in track and field in 2023. Fotopoulou broke the Women’s Indoor 60 Meter national record four times, and also set a new Women’s Indoor 200 Meter record. Fotopoulou also tied the Women’s Outdoor 100 Meter national record.
Kareem Jackson posted highlights of his annual turkey dinner giveaway, which was held last night in Aurora, Colorado.
Links to press conferences from today:
Jahmyr Gibbs guests on this week’s St. Brown Bros Podcast.
Week 11 Injury Reports
Game Status Report – Thursday Game:
- Questionable – N/A
- Doubtful – Marlon Humphrey (calf)
- Out – N/A
Practice Reports – Wednesday:
- Did Not Practice – Jonathan Allen (resting player), Isaiah Buggs (illness), Amari Cooper (resting player, ankle), Minkah Fitzpatrick (hamstring), Marlon Humphrey (calf), Evan Neal (ankle), Henry To’oTo’o (concussion).
- Limited Participation – Will Anderson (knee), Xavier McKinney (rib).
- Full Participation – Jaylen Waddle (knee).
- Joshua Primo – re-signed to a rest-of-season contract by the Los Angeles Clippers.
BASKETBALL Champions League PAOK 79, Hapoel Jerusalem 77. Levi Randolph – 30 minutes, 19 points (6-10 2pg, 1-4 3pg, 4-5 FT), 4 rebounds, 6 assists, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls, +0. Champions League Tortona 91, Igokea M:tel 84. Retin Obasohan – inactive (thigh). Oklahoma City Blue 129, Memphis 127. Jaden Shackelford – 32 minutes, 6 points (0-2 2pg, 2-5 3pg, 0-1 FT), 1 rebound, 5 assists, 5 turnovers, 3 fouls, -4. Liaoning 107, Tianjin 75. Tevin Mack – 6 minutes, 8 points (3-5 2pg, 0-1 3pg, 2-2 FT), +2. Rio Grande Valley 140, Austin 124. Charles Bediako – 22 minutes, 6 points (2-4 FG, 1-3 FT), 15 rebounds, 1 assist, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 5 fouls, -7. Boston 117, Philadelphia 107. J.D. Davison – inactive (G League assignment). Sacramento 125, Los Angeles Lakers 110. Keon Ellis - 9 minutes, 0 points (0-1 2pg, 0-2 3pg), 2 rebounds, 1 assist, 2 fouls, +6. VOLLEYBALL Champions League Volley Conegliano 3, Stuttgart 1 (21-25, 25-19, 25-20, 25-18). Krystal Rivers – 20 points (19 kills, 1 block point); 43% (19-44) attack efficiency. GOLF Korn Ferry Tour Qualifying Stage 2 – Florida Rd 2: Davis Shore – 69-73, -2, T6.