In press release announcing his contract extension with ESPN, Dick Vitale said, "My goal is to be the first in broadcasting to open a hoops game at 100 years old saying “This is Awesome, Baby!’ with a capital A.” He turns 79 on June 9.
Saw the UCLA game and, like you, Jerry, have watched hoops a long time. This was more about effort, skill & feel and less about Goloman blocking his shot. And, 2/3/4 Sun Devils around him every post touch. Maybe I’m wrong.👍 https://t.co/OhSM0sxqP0
After his 4th straight game of 10+ assists, while on the floor this season, @PackMensBball Markell Johnson has assisted on 44% of his teammates' made field goals (1.2 points per possession as a pick-and-roll passer) https://t.co/PMvnM3pKwp
Behind the play of point guard John Davis III, #Furman leads the SoCon in turnover margin and assist-to-turnover ratio. The Paladins committed a season-low 5 turnovers in Saturday's win versus Samford. #ALLDINpic.twitter.com/JDWEbnhLG2
Ben Simmons and Jayson Tatum have received most of the rookie attention, but Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell has also been terrific. Averaging 17.5 points and shooting 38 percent from deep. Simmons leads rookies in scoring (17.7), rebounding (9.5) and assists (7.5).