Mark Mitchell had a remarkable performance, setting a new career-high with 23 points, 19 of which came in the second half. No. 14 Duke managed to distance itself from Notre Dame, securing a 67-59 victory on Saturday. The 6-foot-9 Mitchell displayed his versatility by also securing 14 rebounds, further solidifying his impressive performance during the middle of the season. In his recent game against Syracuse on Tuesday night, the sophomore forward scored 21 points in an 86-66 win.Calendario Febrero 2024 Para Imprimir Gratis
The Browns clinched a playoff berth with Thursday night’s win over the Jets, but their regular season could end with a much bigger prize: The No. 1 seed, a bye week and home-field advantage throughout the AFC playoffs. Cleveland is one of three AFC teams, along with Baltimore and Miami, that still has a chance at the No. 1 seed. The Browns’ path to the top seed in the AFC is fairly simple: First, the Dolphins must beat the Ravens on Sunday. If the Ravens win or tie, the Ravens are the AFC No. 1 seed.
Members of the Golden State Warriors rolled their eyes as Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic made his way to the foul line. He was about to attempt his 15th and 16th free throws. Jokic ended the game taking, and making, 18 free throws -- a career high for him and an NBA record for the most such makes without a miss on Christmas Day. It also was tied for the second-most free throws overall for Christmas. The Warriors weren't necessarily mad at the officiating of Jokic on Denver's way to its 120-114 victory. The countless bloody scratches he has after every game is proof of the contact he works through.
The Detroit Pistons continued their march toward infamy on Thursday in a 128-122 overtime loss to the Boston Celtics, tying an NBA record of futility with their 28th consecutive loss. The Pistons have been on an unrivaled single-season run of failure over the past two months, and on Tuesday set the NBA record for most consecutive losses in a season with 27. With this latest loss, Detroit tied the NBA’s overall record losing streak of 28 games, a mark achieved by the Philadelphia 76ers stretching from the end of the 2014-2015 season to the start of the following year. "I hurt for them, you know we just we feel like we’re just getting so close to not just winning one game but winning a lot of games if we play that way versus most teams in the league," Pistons head coach Monty Williams said after the game. The Celtics came into the game with the best record in the NBA at 23-6, while the Pistons entered at an NBA-worst 2-28.
The Rangers have mastered the art of the revenge game through just over two months of the season. Not only have they won all but one contest following their nine losses, but the Blueshirts have yet to succumb to the same team twice, a trend they continued Wednesday night at Madison Square Garden with a 5-1 win over the Capitals. Each time they’ve faced an opponent that badly beat them in their previous meeting, the Rangers have bounced back with an indisputable effort. The kind that shows the initiative they’ve taken to identify and correct their mistakes, and then apply it to their game the second time around. "There’s self-awareness in the room, they realize that," Rangers head coach Peter Laviolette said after his club improved to 24-8-1. "I don’t think we played a very good game in Washington. I don’t think the players probably thought [they did] either. So that’s a chance to go out and play a better brand of hockey."
On Jan. 1, 2024, the two youngest NHL teams -- the 2023 Stanley Cup-winning Vegas Golden Knights and the Seattle Kraken -- will battle outside for the Winter Classic. The game will be played at T-Mobile Park, home of the MLB's Seattle Mariners. It might seem odd to have the two newest teams compete in an outdoor series, but the backdrop of the Emerald City and their passionate fanbase was too good to pass up. "The arena comes alive," NHL chief content officer Steve Mayer told CBS Sports about the environment at Climate Pledge Arena, home of the Seattle Kraken and Seattle Storm. "It's an amazing arena, state of the art, one of the best in the entire league. So, you know, quickly we turned our attention to, we've got to come here for an outdoor game."
Kris Letang became the first defenseman in NHL history to get five points in one period, and the Pittsburgh Penguins cruised to a 7-0 win against the New York Islanders at UBS Arena on Wednesday. Letange had five assists during a six-goal second period for the Penguins. He added an assist in the third period to tie the NHL record for most in a game by a defenseman. "I only [found out] after the game," Letang said about setting an NHL record. "I think Todd (Reirden) mentioned it to me, but he was not 100 percent sure. It's one of those nights where everybody seemed to score every time I gave it to them."
Notre Dame is actively utilizing the transfer portal to enhance its 2024 roster, and over the weekend, the coaching staff hosted a few players for campus visits. Among these visitors was Kris Mitchell, a wide receiver from Florida International who has already graduated, giving him the opportunity to visit the Irish campus. It's evident that Notre Dame is genuinely interested in Mitchell, and his visit underscores the mutual interest between him and the university.Tarjetas de felicitación de Navidad 2023
As Notre Dame football braces for the departure of key players, one standout defender's future remains uncertain but hopeful for Fighting Irish enthusiasts. During the recent pregame routines ahead of the Wake Forest matchup, Xavier Watts notably deviated from the customary senior rituals, opting out of the traditional senior walk. Despite being a senior, Watts chose not to partake, hinting at the possibility of his return for an additional season—a prospect that brings optimism to Notre Dame faithful. Cowboy Channel Plus
Phil Jurkovec will apparently be in a familiar position when he returns to South Bend with Pitt on October 28 - NOT playing QB.