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Nets’ DeAndre Jordan, Spencer Dinwiddie say they tested positive for coronavirus

[ad_1] Brooklyn Nets center DeAndre Jordan has ruled himself out of the season's resumption in Orlando, Florida, after testing positive for the coronavirus, and teammate Spencer Dinwiddie is "strongly considering" doing the same, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski."Found out last night and confirmed again today that I've tested positive for Covid while being back in market," Jordan posted to Twitter on Monday evening. "As a result of this, I will
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Clemson board votes to follow request of Deshaun Watson, DeAndre Hopkins

[ad_1] The Clemson board of trustees voted Friday to change the name of the Calhoun Honors College after former players Deshaun Watson, DeAndre Hopkins and many others urged the university to do so.The honors college was named for John C. Calhoun, a South Carolina politician who served as vice president from 1825 to 1832 and was an outspoken advocate of slavery, saying it was "a positive good." It will now
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Giants tell CB DeAndre Baker to stay away from team meetings

[ad_1] The New York Giants have told cornerback DeAndre Baker to stay away from team meetings and focus on his legal issues at this time, a source familiar with the team's thinking told ESPN.Baker faces four counts of armed robbery and four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm from an incident that occurred Wednesday night in Miramar, Florida. He was granted bond at $200,000 ($25,000 for each charge) on
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Giants’ DeAndre Baker turns himself in to police on armed robbery charges

[ad_1] New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker has turned himself in to the Broward County Jail on Saturday for four counts of armed robbery with a firearm and four counts of aggravated assault with a firearm, according to his lawyer, Bradford Cohen.Cohen confirmed that Baker turned himself in Saturday morning in an Instagram post."We believe our client is innocent of all charges," Cohen said. "We urge people not to rush
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Affidavits clear Seahawks’ Quinton Dunbar, Giants’ DeAndre Baker in alleged robbery, attorneys say

[ad_1] Attorneys for Seattle Seahawks cornerback Quinton Dunbar and New York Giants cornerback DeAndre Baker said Friday that they have affidavits from witnesses that show their clients are innocent of charges from an alleged armed robbery that took place in Miramar, Florida, on Wednesday.Michael Grieco, who represents Dunbar, told ESPN he has "five sworn affidavits from witnesses" that say his client was not involved in the alleged incident. A day
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DeAndre Hopkins says ‘there was no relationship’ with Bill O’Brien during time with Texans

[ad_1] DeAndre Hopkins told Sports Illustrated that he had "no relationship" with coach Bill O'Brien during their six years together with the Houston Texans and defended himself against anonymous criticisms that surfaced after he was traded to the Arizona Cardinals.Hopkins, who told reporters last week that he wasn't surprised by the trade, reiterated that stance in a telephone interview with Sports Illustrated and recounted the matter-of-fact phone call he received
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DeAndre Hopkins says trade to Cardinals ‘wasn’t a big surprise’

[ad_1] TEMPE, Ariz. -- New Arizona Cardinals receiver DeAndre Hopkins was not surprised the Houston Texans traded him in March.Talking to reporters though a conference call for the first time since his trade to the Cardinals was finalized Wednesday, Hopkins said he heard rumors about potentially being traded as early as the start of the 2019 season."It wasn't a big surprise to me after the year," Hopkins said. "I was
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Cardinals-Texans complete DeAndre Hopkins-David Johnson deal

[ad_1] TEMPE, Ariz. -- Almost a month after the Houston Texans sent wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins to the Arizona Cardinals in exchange for running back David Johnson, it was finalized.Cardinals general manager Steve Keim said on a teleconference call with reporters that he found out Wednesday morning that both players passed their physicals. The trade was made on March 16.Reports surfaced earlier in the week that Hopkins had already passed
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Suns’ Devin Booker beats teammate Deandre Ayton in NBA 2K finals

[ad_1] The NBA 2K Players Tournament is over and Devin Booker is the best NBA 2K20 player in the league.Booker defeated Deandre Ayton 2-0 in an all-Phoenix Suns final on ESPN on Saturday night, earning bragging rights and a $100,000 donation to a charity of his choice for coronavirus relief. Booker went undefeated in the bracket over the past two weeks, defeating Denver Nuggets forward Michael Porter Jr., Washington Wizards
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Texans’ Bill O’Brien stands by trade, says DeAndre Hopkins wanted raise

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- In his first public comments since trading DeAndre Hopkins, Houston Texans head coach and general manager Bill O'Brien cited the wide receiver's desire for "a raise" as one of the reasons for his trade to the Arizona Cardinals.Last month, Houston traded Hopkins, a reigning three-time All-Pro selection, and a 2020 fourth-round pick for running back David Johnson, a 2020 second-round pick and a 2021 fourth-round selection."I would