The Buzzer: Voracek nets OT beauty; Blackhawks win in Montreal
Jakub Voracek scored 3:33 into overtime to help the Philadelphia Flyers end the St. Louis Blues nine-game winning streak on home iceIt was almost a disastrous night for the Flyers when they allowed two goals in the third period to force overtime. But, 3:33 into the extra session, Voracek showed great patience when he completed a clever toe drag and waited for an opportunity to seal the victory for the Flyers. The Czech winger has 10 points in the previous nine games.
Official site of NBA All - Star Weekend 2020 from Chicago, Illinois on Feb. 14-16, 2019, featuring news, video, event coverage, tickets, rosters and more.
The 2020 NBA All - Star Game will be an exhibition game played on February 16, 2020 . It will be the 69th edition of the event. The game will be held at the United Center in Chicago, Illinois
There will likely be several first-time NBA All-Stars in 2020. Major injuries to the likes of, , , , and have wiped those perennial selectees off the board, helping break up the usual logjam of inclusion-worthy talent.
This is the fourth season a fan vote isn't solely determining the All-Star starters, limiting the potential for-sized voting shenanigans. The five starters (two guards, three frontcourt players) in each conference are selected in three groups, with the fan vote comprising only half of the weighting. The remaining 50% is split evenly between voting from a panel of media members and the players themselves.
Larkin regrets All-Star Game remarks, didn't mean to 'disrespect' league
Dylan Larkin has addressed comments he made about not wanting to be included in the All-Star Game festivities. "In the moment, I said what I said but I really do regret that," Larkin said on Saturday after the All-Star Game rosters were finalized, according to the Detroit Free Press' Helene St. James. "I didn't mean to disrespect the league. I feel I did that, and disrespected the Red Wings. "My main goal as a hockey player in the state of Michigan is to represent myself and the Red Wings and be a good example for kids growing up playing the game. I felt I wasn't that, so I'm sorry about that."On Dec.
All - Star voting doesn't start until Christmas, but there are already several players all but guaranteed a spot.
NBA Rosters 2020 . With NBA free agency being such a big factor of the offseason, finding out where those stars go and fit in can be fun to track. The construction of NBA rosters differs across past champions. If you look at teams of the past, there are instances that feature a barrage of defensive
The starters will be announced on Jan. 23. Then the head coaches will vote on the All-Star reserves (two guards, three frontcourt players, two wild cards) for their respective conferences, and those players will be announced on Jan. 30.
With all that in mind, let's project this year's All-Stars.
With Curry sidelined and Houston Rockets guard Russell Westbrook showing signs of decline, the West's backcourt was already primed to welcome some new blood. Luka Doncic may be cementing his All-Star starter status for years to come while averaging just shy of a 30-point triple-double.
The frontcourt here is fairly drama free. LeBron James, Anthony Davis, and Kawhi Leonard currently lead their category in the fan vote, and it's unlikely the media and player voting deviates too far from that Los Angeles-based triumvirate.
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The 2020 NBA All - Star Game will tip off on Feb. 16 at the United Center in Chicago. This will be the third year in which captains will participate in a fantasy draft and select their 16. Common will deliver remarks about what basketball means to the city before he introduces the All - Star rosters pregame.
Had Leonard missed just a bit more time, Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic would've been able to make a strong case to start over the Clippers' enigmatic star. As things stand, both are assured of participating in the game if healthy.
With the Utah Jazz's recent hot streak fresh on the coaches' minds, both the team's offensive motor Donovan Mitchell and defensive anchor Rudy Gobert could earn their first All-Star appearances.
After that duo, it gets a little murky. There are a lot of established names and rising stars toiling on sub-.500 teams right now. Damian Lillard and Karl-Anthony Towns have the track records as multi-time All-Stars to break through. But will coaches find space to reward the Phoenix Suns' Devin Booker or the New Orleans Pelicans' Brandon Ingram too?
Selecting four All-Stars from teams sitting six-to-eight games below .500 might be too much to ask of coaches. Look for one or two legacy picks to sneak in despite some warts. Paul George - clearly one of the league's top players when healthy - fits the bill, even though he's appeared in just 26 games so far.
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Before the season even starts, we're going to take a look at who we believe should be making the 2020 NBA All - Star Game Rosters from both conferences. This is a long one, so let’s not waste any time. I’m going to predict (and probably get wrong) what the 2020 NBA All - Star Game rosters will look like.
NBA All - Star Weekend has seen a plethora of changes over the years, but one thing has remained constant — only the best players from the Eastern and Western But how will that, and the stunning offseason moves that took place, affect how the rosters for the NBA All - Star 2020 games shape out?
Of those snubbed from the West here, Ingram (great production on a bad team) or Chris Paul (good team, clutch performances, but relatively muted box-score numbers) would be most deserving of being named an injury replacement.
Notable omissions: Carmelo Anthony (POR), LaMarcus Aldridge (SAS), DeMar DeRozan (SAS), Buddy Hield (SAC), Brandon Ingram (NOP), CJ McCollum (POR), Ja Morant (MEM), Chris Paul (OKC), Kristaps Porzingis (DAL), D'Angelo Russell (GSW), Russell Westbrook (HOU).
remains incredibly popular despite his bristly public persona and recent battle with an injury.
He's No. 2 in fan balloting, even though Irving has played just 12 games. Considering he's been the top-voted guard in the East among players in each of the three years under this format, the 27-year-old is a strong bet to retain his starting spot.
Withlocked in, the other frountcourt spots come down to three deserving players: The Toronto Raptors' , the Philadelphia 76ers' , and the Miami Heat's .
Host Blues to have 3 players at NHL All-Star Weekend
NEW YORK (AP) The host St. Louis Blues will have three players at NHL All-Star Weekend. Captain Alex Pietrangelo, goaltender Jordan Binnington and playoff MVP Ryan O'Reilly will represent the defending Stanley Cup champion Blues for All-Star festivities Jan. 24-25. Forward David Perron was not chosen as an All-Star despite being in the middle of a career season.© APWF Washington Capitals defenseman John Carlson (74) celebrates his goal with left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) during the third period of an NHL hockey game against the New Jersey Devils, Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, in Newark, N.J. (AP Photo/Bill Kostroun) St.
During NBA All - Star 2020 , the NBA will continue to celebrate its tradition and commitment to social responsibility with a full schedule of NBA Cares events. Through partnerships with schools, government and local nonprofit organizations in Chicago and surrounding areas, the league will reach thousands
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Siakam has only played 28 games, which is three behind Embiid and six behind Butler. But he's been the reigning champ's best player when healthy. There's no wrong answer here.
Ifdoesn't sneak in as a starter, it'll be interesting to see if the East's coaches reward him with a reserve spot despite his atrocious defense on the league's worst team. If there's a guard on a losing squad worthy of inclusion, it wouldn't be shocking if coaches tab the Washington Wizards' instead.
It's pretty much a coin flip between the Boston Celtics' two young wings,and . The advanced on/off-court stats favor the former, but the latter has demonstrated superior scoring efficiency. This could come down to whichever player produces the better week before the coaches' votes are due.
The Milwaukee Bucks own the league's best record. It just feels wrong if someone doesn't join the Greek Freak in Chicago. The coaches feltwas worthy last year, so why not again?
Notable omissions: Bam Adebayo (MIA), Malcolm Brogdon (IND), Jaylen Brown (BOS), Spencer Dinwiddie (BKN), Andre Drummond (DET), Tobias Harris (PHI) Gordon Hayward (BOS), Zach LaVine (CHI), Nikola Vucevic (ORL), Trae Young (ATL).
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The National Basketball Association ( NBA ) All - Star Game is an annual exhibition basketball game played between the Eastern-Conference and the Western-Conference All - Stars .
Последние твиты от 2020 NBA All - Star (@NBAAllStar). The 69th annual NBA All - Star game will take place at the @UnitedCenter, home of the @ChicagoBulls, on Sunday, Feb.
One final note
In last year's All-Star Game, soon-to-be-retired iconsand joined the field as special roster additions. There doesn't seem to be a hard-and-fast rule about those inclusions, and there isn't an indication special additions are coming this year.
already said he doesn't want to be named an honorary All-Star, which removes the most likely candidate. The league could still honor , who wasn't able to get healthy enough for his possible curtain call. In any case, don't count on any special selections.
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CES 2020 recap: It's a wrap! .
CES can be predictable, but what devices blindsided us in 2020? The Vision S EV did because Sony isn't known for building cars. While meant to show off Sony's automotive tech chops, it was far more practical than other CES concept cars (*cough* Mercedes AVTR). Another delightful surprise was Samsung's Ballie, a rolling robot meant to capture our hearts like Star Wars' BB-8 droid. Samsung has grand plans for Ballie as a home assistant, fitness coach and even safety monitor, but all it really did at CES was, well, roll. Finally, we got to see the killer feature of the streaming service Quibi.