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Regarding marlins pitcher Jarred Cosart's vertigo, says he has had dizziness on and off for 2 weeks. on med for inner ear infection.
Minnesota's chance of getting a top-3 pick tonight is equivalent to Anthony Bennett making his next FT. The others: http://t.co/ICqaROOwOx
The Heat has a four-percent chance of landing a top-three pick in tonight's weighted NBA draft lottery. Lottery begins at 8:30 p.m., ESPN.
In a Marlins season where catcher and manager were fired, a domed stadium had a rain delay, now this: Jarred Cosart on DL with vertigo.
9 bigs have averaged 2+ blocks per game in the playoffs. Here's how they rank in rim FG% defense. (via SportVU Data) http://t.co/75l6I9DZn9
Dolphins note that Tannehill, Romo, Luck, Stafford are only NFL starting QBs whose passer rating rose from 2012 to 2013 and 2013 to 2014.
Andy Dalton deal could max out at 115 M over 6 yrs if he lasts that long. Tannehill deal worth 19M less.
Tannehill's deal, per Adam Schefter, is 6 yrs and 96 M, with 45 M guaranteed. Kaepernick reportedly got 6,126M with 61M guaranteed last yr
Jennings said AJ Ramos is closer... Ichiro replaces Ozuna, who left stadium because of personal matter.
Tannehill now signed through 2020
Tannehill has agreed to contract extension
Number of times Josh Smith has hit 2+ threes this season: As a Rocket: 23 As a Piston: 1.
Dwight Howard is one of 6 guys to average 17-and-13 in a postseason in last 25 years (min 12 games). Others: Shaq, Timmy, KG, Chuck, Hakeem.
Dan Jennings' first 2 changes: Inserting Justin Bour as cleanup hitter tonight (no Michael Morse) and batting Yelich 6th. Ozuna hits fifth.
And for those asking: Hassan Whiteside was not a rookie this year, actually played parts of two previous seasons with Kings.
Heat players Shabazz Napier, Tyler Johnson and James Ennis each received a single vote in NBA All-Rookie Team voting.
James Ennis also received a single second-team vote for All-Rookie.
Heat shut out on All-Rookie teams. Interestingly Tyler Johnson and Shabazz Napier finish tied with one second-team vote each.
Tyler Johnson, Shabazz Napier & James Ennis each got one vote for the NBA all-rookie teams.
Sources: DeAndre Jordan and Chris Paul have had falling out throughout season, a fact that could push Jordan to another team in free agency.
... Also, Samson/Jennings/Hill started discussing idea of having Jennings manage the team during the West Coast trip, which ended last Wed.
Michael Hill told me Marlins won't fill GM job now. (It's clear that Jennings could easily slide back there if this doesn't work out.)
Jennings no longer has GM title but could be moved back there if this doesn't work out
That Jennings press conference sure seemed uncomfortable.
Idea was hatched on conference call a couple days ago. "In my heart, this is a playoff team," Jennings said.
Jennings on taking managing job: "My mom said Are you crazy? Have you lost your mind?"
Michael Hill said Jennings is manager until end of the season. He said "as we do with everything, we'll re-evaluate at end of season."
Dan Jennings, on being named new Marlins manager: "It's an honor... to lead this team that I had a hand in putting together."
The scoreboard with Steph-Klay-Iguodala-Bogut on-court vs. HOU in 21 mins of action this season: Warriors 62 Rockets 15
Thank you, Mad Men. What a journey.
Positives for Loria, if Dan Jennings: 1) smart baseball man; 2) Loria has long admired and valued him; 3) saves money;already paying 2 mngrs
As for GM Jennings (mentioned by CBS as Miami manager possibility), he coached H.S. team in Mobile before long scouting/front office career.
Why has no one done a Joffrey Loria meme?
Maybe Jeffrey Loria will fire Al Golden
USA Today's Bob Nightingale retracts his report and says Jeff Conine is NOT the Marlins new manager.