Best 15 Minutes in Sports-Thursday
**Hacksaw’s Podcast to be posted Thursday
…(World Cup Soccer)…
Team USA…back to full practice preparing for Friday’s game with England
England..F-Harry Kane missed workout-MRI on ankle
Spain-W-Costa Rica..Record 7-goal outburst in win
Japan-W-Germany..Goalie Shu Gonda 4-big saves in a row..2-goals in 15 minutes
Belgium-W-Canada…Canadiens lost 2-VAR protests..Lose 1-0
Padres…Receive playoff shares…70-shares…Each member of Padres gets (152,709) share
Padres…Details on new contract for P-Nick Martinez…Will make 10M this year….Club has 16M-option for 2024…If declined…Martinez has 8M option to stay or go on open market in 2024.
Dodges..Their playoff share is (72,000) per share
Angels..Will move Hunter Renfroe to LF after getting him in trade with Brewers.
Rockies..Make contact with FA-OF-Cody Bellinger-ex Dodgers
Mets..Sign FA-P-Denyi Reyes-ex-Orioles
Mets..Sign FA-P-Zack Muckenhirn-ex White Sox
Red Sox..Sign FA-P-Joely Rodriguez-ex Yankees
A’s..Sign FA-2B-Pablo Reyes-ex Miami
Brewers..Sign FA-P-Tobias Myers-ex White Sox
Phillies..Slugger Bryce Harper has elbow surgery for torn ligament-6 months rehab…had Tommy John surgery…will be out till June
Texas..Hires Mike Maddux as pitching coach-spent 5Y with Cardinals
MLB..Splits up record (107M) Playoff pool…Astros players get (516,347) each..Phillies (296,400) per share
MLB..Astros P-Justin Verlander…Cardinals-Albert Pujols..Comeback Players of the Year.
Chargers…WR-Keenan Allen goes thru full practice preparing for Arizona game
..TE-Gerald Everett-limited practice
..LB-Kenneth Murray-full practice after neck stinger
..P-JK Scott-limited with quad issue
Rams…QB-Matthew Stafford remains in concussion protocol and also being treated for neck issue affecting numbness in legs
..Backup QB-John Wolford-neck issue
..QB-Bryce Perkins may start Sunday in Kansas City
(Schedule)….Thanksgiving Day Games
..Bills-at-Detroit..Lions face Bills #1 rated defense
..Giants-Dallas..1st place in NFC-East at stake
..Patriots-Minnesota..Vikings try to regoup after blowout loss in Dallas
Jaguars..Sign FA-RB-Darrelle Henderson-released by Rams
Arizona..Fired OL-coach Sean Kugler after he groped a woman in a bar in Mexico City on weekend.
Jets..Bench QB-Zach Wilson after (77Y) passing day
Houston..Bench QB-Davis Mills..will start Kyle Allen on Sunday
Hall of Fame…28-named as Semi Finalists on Hall of Fame ballott including newcomers..Jets-CB-Darrelle Revis..Browns-OT-Joe Thomas..Colts DE-Dwight Freeney..Steelers LB-James Harrison
Michigan State…7-Spartans players charged with assault and battery for brawl after Michigan game that injured 2-Wolverine players…2-players charged with felonies for using their helmets as weapons.
Colorado..In contact with legendary NFL star Deion Sanders-Jackson State about the Buffs vacant head coaching job.
Wisconsin-Whitewater…Legendary Division III-coach Kevin Bullis retires with (78-13) record.
Ohio..Record setting QB-Kurt Rourke to miss rest of season-bowl game with torn meniscus..Threw for over 3100-yards and 25TDs for Bobcats.
Mountain West..Announces Boise State-Fresno State will play in the MWC-Championship game on December 3rd in Boise.
Aztecs-L-Arkansas (78-74)..Razorbacks come from 13-points back to tie game end of regulation…win overtime in wild finish at Maui Classic
..Lamont Butler bad foul-then turnover ball over final (:05) force overtime
..Matt Campbell (23P) in losing effort
..Keshod Johnson-Nathan Mensah fouled out
..Arkansas went 7-minutes without a basket early..(0-9) shooting..10-turnovers
..Aztecs had 8-points in 1-minute span
..Aztecs (1-15) shooting on 3’s in game
..Razorbacks (3-17) beyond the arc
..Trevon Brazile (20P) in comeback win
..Richie Counsel (19P) for Arkansas
New Mexico-New Mexico State..Cancel rivalry game…Aggies F-Mike Peake wounded in shooting by a Lobos student in dormitory incident…Peake killed shooter with his own gun after being wounded.
Clippers-L-Golden State (124-107)…Andrew Wiggins (31P)..hit 6-3s…Clippers blown out without Paul George-Kawhi Leonard…Trailed by 25-in first half…Wednesday game
Lakers…G-LeBron James cleared to return to action on Friday after treatment for groin injury,,,will suit up against the Spurs.
Lakers..G-Patrick Beverley faces suspension for shoving incident with Suns player
Clippers..Without F-Kawhi Leonard-ankle…G-Paul George-hamstring
Orlando..F-Wendall Carter-out of games-arch issue
Utah..G-Johnny Jurzang-wrist issues
Clippers-Spurs…Open trade talks about C-Jakob Poelti.
Clippers-Indiana..Continue trade talks for Pacers C-Myles Turner
Ducks-W-NY Rangers (3-2)…Goalie John Gibson (41) saves outing in win..Wednesday
San Diego Gulls-L-Tucson Roadrunners (3-1)…G-Ivan Prositov 31-saves for road win…Gulls continue to struggle to score goals…AHL action on Wednesday
Maple Leafs-Coyotes..TRADE..Toronto acquires D-Conor Timmins for draft pick
Rangers-Wild..TRADE..NY ships F-Ryan Reaves to the Wild for draft picks
Ducks..Send D-Austin Strand back to AHL-San Diego Gulls
Winnipeg..D-Nik Ehlers-out 8W following surgery
Columbus..Put F-Patrick Laine on IR-ankle injury
Formula 1-.Team Red Bull re-signs Daniel Ricciardo to be 3rd driver and head of testing program…Has 8-career wins