Al McGuire was a backup point guard for the Knicks for three seasons in the early 1950s, and his son, Allie, appeared in two games for the Knicks in 1973 before being waived. If Nico Mannion can find a niche on the Warriors, the Mannions will go down as the most successful father-and-son tandem to suit up for the same original team. … [Read more...] about Second-round pick Nico Mannion hopes to build family legacy with Warriors
Kiz: Maybe I’m not so hot at writing, as many readers could readily attest. But I’m even worse at arithmetic. So help me with my football math here. Kudos to offensive tackle Garett Bolles for earning a four-year, $68 million contract extension. But are all those big bucks for Bolles bad news for Miller? In these COVID times, when the virus impacts how so many businesses operate, can the Broncos afford to also pay safety Justin Simmons and Miller premium salaries in 2021? … [Read more...] about Kiszla vs. O’Halloran: Will linebacker Von Miller ever play another game for the Broncos?
Now, Hamler knows “the stakes are high” for he and Jeudy to carry the Broncos’ production at wideout alongside third-year pro Tim Patrick. That’s been the case since Courtland Sutton, the Broncos’ No. 1 wideout, went down in Week 2 with a season-ending knee injury. That ask is amplified now that both receivers are “coming into their own,” according to coach Vic Fangio. … [Read more...] about Undersized and unafraid, Broncos’ KJ Hamler eyes All-Rookie status while emerging as big-play threat
Fairy-tale fast track to an NFL debut aside, the reality of a lack of preparation hit Hinton on Sunday, as he finished with a 0.0 quarterback rating. Broncos’ coach Vic Fangio said Hinton “did everything he could” given that he had only a handful of hours — and no practices — to get ready. In the end, it was “a big, big ask, and it just didn’t work out.” … [Read more...] about Kendall Hinton, Broncos find silver linings in rookie WR’s debut as NFL quarterback: “I never thought I’d be back taking the reins”
In a statement, the Museum of the Bible in Washington said it acquired the 1,000-year-old gospel book from Christie’s auction house in 2011. But details of its provenance remain murky, allowing Patriarch Batholomew to weigh in and insist on its return. … [Read more...] about Greek Monastery Seeks Return of Stolen Religious Objects from Bulgaria