In the NBA Wednesday, the Brooklyn Nets pulled off a blockbuster trade by acquiring James Harden from the Houston Rockets. Harding joins Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving.
The Rockets will receive 4 1st Round Draft Picks and 4 pick swaps. Houston also will get Dante Exum and Rodions Kurucs and Caris LeVert.
The Rockets then traded Caris LeVert to the Indiana Pacers for Victor Oladipo.
The Cleveland Cavaliers will get Jarrett Allen and Taurean Prince.
Brooklyn then went out and beat the New York Knicks 116-109. Kevin Durant had 26 points for the Nets and Julius Randle had 30 points for the Knicks.
NBA Scores: Mavericks 104 Hornets 93, Bucks 110 Pistons 101, Grizzlies 118 Timberwolves 107, Lakers 128 Thunder 99, Clippers 111 Pelicans 106, Trail Blazers 132 Kings 126
The NHL opened the curtain on another season.
NHL Scores: Flyers 6 Penguins 3, Maple Leafs 5 Canadiens 4(ot), Lightning 5 Blackhawks 1, Canucks 5 Oilers 3, Blues 4 Avalanche 1
NHL Thursday: NY Islanders at NY Rangers, Boston Bruins at New Jersey Devils
Robert Saleh, Defensive Coordinator for the San Francisco 49ers, is the frontrunner to be the next Head Coach of the New York Jets
The Houston Astros have signed free agent reliever Pedro Baez to a 2 year contract. Baez spent the last 7 seasons with the Los Angeles Dodgers.
The CIAC Board of Control meets Thursday to come up with a timeline for Winter Sports.
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