The NBA Draft was held Wednesday night. The 1st pick taken was Anthony Edwards from Georgia by the Minnesota Timberwolves. James Wiseman from Memphis was next taken by the Golden State Warriors and LaMelo Ball(United States) was taken 3rd by the Charlotte Hornets.
NY Knicks selections: Obi Toppin(Dayton), Leandro Bolmaro(Argentina)
Boston Celtics picks: Aaron Nesmith(Vanderbilt), Payton Pritchard(Oregon), Desmond Bane(TCU), Yam Madar(Israel)
Brooklyn Nets selections: Saddiq Bey(Villanova), Jay Scrubb(John A. Logan College, SF)
The NFL has issued a COVID-19 mandate to all 32 teams to enter intensive COVID-19 Protocol for the rest of the season. All players and coaches must test negative prior to entering team facilities and face masks or mouth shields must be worn at all times.
MLB has suspended NY Mets 2nd baseman Robinson Cano without pay for the entire 2021 season after he tested positive for a performance enhancing drug. He will forego the entirety of his 24 million dollar salary.
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Arizona Cardinals(6-3) at Seahawks(6-3) Arizona won the 1st meeting between these 2 teams 37-34
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