2022 NBA Draft results: Picks 1-58

We would to send our loudest CONGRATULATIONS to all these athletes! 1st Round: 1. Magic draft Paolo Banchero (Duke) 2. Thunder draft Chet Holmgren (Gonzaga) 3. Rockets draft Jabari Smith (Auburn) 4. Kings draft Keegan Murray (Iowa) 5. Pistons draft Jaden Ivey (Purdue)6. Pacers draft Bennedict Mathurin (Arizona) 7. Blazers draft Shaedon Sharpe (Kentucky) 8. Pelicans draft Dyson Daniels (G League Ignite) 9. Spurs draft Jeremy Sochan (Baylor) 10. Wizards draft Johnny Davis (Wisconsin) 11. Knicks draft Ousmane Dieng (New Zealand Breakers) — Traded to OKC 12. Thunder draft Jalen Williams (Santa Clara) 13. Hornets draft Jalen Duren (Memphis) — Traded to DET in 3-team deal 14. Cavaliers draft Ochai Agbaji (Kansas) 15. Hornets draft Mark Williams (Duke) 16. Hawks draft A.J. Griffin (Duke) 17. Rockets draft Tari Eason (LSU) 18. Bulls draft Dalen Terry (Arizona) 19. Timberwolves draft Jake LaRavia (Wake Forest) … Continue reading 2022 NBA Draft results: Picks 1-58

The incredible quest for the world’s most famous fitness record

ANTHONY ROBLES IS CRUTCHING, and he is crutching fast. It’s only 7:58 a.m. on this day in May, but Robles, the NCAA champion wrestler at Arizona State born with one leg, is practically skiing in the air, even though he’s carrying two backpacks around his wrists, and a box in his hands. He operates his crutches with just his armpits — they have gotten so strong … Continue reading The incredible quest for the world’s most famous fitness record

Americans to set road trip record for July 4 despite sky-high gas prices, AAA predicts

( CNN.com ) (CNN) — Americans are feeling the heat at the gas pump, but that won’t keep them in park, AAA predicts. The automotive and trip-planning group’s annual forecast for the July 4 holiday weekend says that 42 million Americans — more than ever — will take a road trip of 50 miles or more. That’s despite gas prices hitting a record earlier this month. … Continue reading Americans to set road trip record for July 4 despite sky-high gas prices, AAA predicts

Cruise ship Mardi Gras rescues 16 people stranded at sea, Carnival Cruise Line says

( CNN.com ) (CNN) — While cruising in open waters not too far from Cuba Friday morning, crew members of the cruise ship Mardi Gras spotted what had to be a chilling sight: a small vessel in rough seas stirred up by a tropical weather system. The crew saw the distressed vessel just before 8 a.m., Carnival Cruise Line said in a news blog. The Mardi … Continue reading Cruise ship Mardi Gras rescues 16 people stranded at sea, Carnival Cruise Line says

American Airlines drops some New York flights due to pilot shortage

( NYPost.com ) Texas-based American Airlines will be cancelling flights to Ithaca and Islip, New York, as well as Toledo, Ohio, in September, blaming a lack of pilots, according to local reports. “In response to the regional pilot shortage affecting the airline industry, American Airlines has made the difficult decision to end service,” American Airlines spokeswoman Andrea Koos told the Dallas Morning News. “We’re extremely grateful for the care … Continue reading American Airlines drops some New York flights due to pilot shortage