What raw athlete? Watson is already making a claim as the NFL’s most exciting young player as an early Michael Vick-like sensation. He quickly has stolen the thunder from J.J. Watt as the face of the Texans’ franchise, on and off the field. Andrew Luck (shoulder) isn’t playing and won’t be for a while longer. Marcus Mariota (hamstring) looks to be back on the shelf, too. Blake Borltes is still Blake Bortles, even when fully healthy.
One now wonders why Houston even threw away Week 1 to Jacksonville — a game that is bound to haunt the team later — with Tom Savage, the division’s worst QB not named Matt Cassel or Scott Tolzien. Funny how Watson, a seasoned college QB with championship intangibles, would immediately make whatever plays necessary to win games.
It also came after Carolina coach Ron Rivera said his quarterback “made a mistake” with his conduct.
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Newton laughed and responded, “It’s funny to hear a female talk about routes like … it’s funny.”
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As the the significance of the games intensifies, so will the chippiness of the exchanges among competitors in the heat of battle. At some point, it might (read: probably will) jump off. You never know. In anticipation of the inevitable, we thought we’d gift you with a guide to separate the authentic from the fugazi, the ones who’ll talk about it from the ones who’ll be about it, the studio gangstas from the Roscoe P. Coldchains, the Danny Grangers — remember when he suddenly tried to become an enforcer in the 2012 playoffs against the Heat? — from the … well, you get the picture.
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Russell Westbrook has been fined 15,000 for using inappropriate language during a postgame interview, the NBA announced on Friday.
The moment came after the Thunder’s 115-111 Game 2 loss to the Rockets in Houston, when a reporter asked Westbrook about his 51-point triple-double performance.
I guess if you cuss you get fined, he said. So soon as somebody else cuss, then Cheap Hockey Jerseys Youth make sure when they cuss at me, I hope they get fined too. It is what it is, but I’m OK with it. I’ll take it.
The Rockets currently have a 2-0 series lead over the Thunder.
Despite Porzingis’ frustrations, a trade is highly unlikely: He’s the Cheap Hockey Jerseys Canada centerpiece of the Knicks, and the lone bright spot on a team that has dealt with unflattering drama between Carmelo Anthony and Phil Jackson — not to mention the drama between owner James Dolan and Charles Oakley. Trading Porzingis would only add to the team’s dysfunction.