Chris Paul on Giannis Antetokounmpo FTs: ‘Everybody’s out there anticipating a miss. Hell, even he is’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Giannis Antetokounmpo – as great as he has played overall – has shot just 39-for-66 on free throws in the NBA Finals (59%).

Chris Paul on Giannis Antetokounmpo FTs: ‘Everybody’s out there anticipating a miss. Hell, even he is’ — ProBasketballTalk | NBC Sports

Katie Lou Samuelson tests positive for COVID-19, is out of Olympics — Press Telegram

By DOUG FEINBERG LAS VEGAS (AP) — Katie Lou Samuelson is out of 3-on-3 basketball at the Olympics after contracting COVID-19 while training in Las Vegas. “I will not be able to go and compete in Tokyo,” Samuelson said in a statement. “Competing in the Olympics has been a dream of mine since I was…

Katie Lou Samuelson tests positive for COVID-19, is out of Olympics — Press Telegram

10 takeaways after Red Sox lost two of three from the Yankees — Boston Herald

The saving grace is that the Yankees threw their two best, and perhaps only competent starting pitchers this weekend. Otherwise, it’s fair to say the Red Sox fell flat in the Bronx, where they started a four-game series with a chance to bury their rivals into oblivion. But the first night was postponed due to…

10 takeaways after Red Sox lost two of three from the Yankees — Boston Herald

Will Barton declines $14.6 million player option with Nuggets, will enter free agency, sources says — Sterling Journal-Advocate

Nuggets veteran Will Barton declined to pick up his $14.6 million player option by Saturday’s deadline, making him an unrestricted free agent.

Will Barton declines $14.6 million player option with Nuggets, will enter free agency, sources says — Sterling Journal-Advocate