Raptors and Blazers extend winning streaks

March 12, 2018 Sam Cox 0
Toronto, Boston and Houston all secured playoff places last week. There was more tussling for seeding position in both the East and West with only 3.5 games separating Portland in third from the Jazz in 10th.
By Erik Drost (Gordon Hayward) [CC BY 2.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by/2.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

Boston’s Hayward hope is no more

March 3, 2018 Sam Cox 0
Boston Celtics head coach, Brad Stevens, gave a definitive answer on Gordon Hayward’s season on Saturday when speaking to the media in Houston ahead of the Celtics’ meeting with the Rockets.
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Myers’ presence raises Hosmer questions

March 2, 2018 Sam Cox 0

Eric Hosmer got the biggest contract of this slow-moving offseason. His eight-year, $144 million deal is far clear of what other star free agents received, such as JD Martinez, Lorenzo Cain and Yu Darvish.

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