American marathoner Des Linden is a two-time Olympian who finished fourth in the U.S. trials in Atlanta in February, narrowly missing out on Tokyo selection. She was adamant that the results should stand even though a redo would give her another shot at a Tokyo ticket.
FILE PHOTO: May 6, 2019; Houston, TX, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) reacts after a play during the third quarter against the Houston Rockets in game four of the second round of the 2019 NBA Playoffs at Toyota Center. Mandatory Credit: Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports – 12657562
FILE PHOTO: Oct 8, 2019; Uncasville, CT, USA; Washington Mystics guard Ariel Atkins (7) drives the ball against Connecticut Sun guard Courtney Williams (10) during the second half in game four of the 2019 WNBA Finals at Mohegan Sun Arena. The Sun defeated Washington 90-86. Mandatory Credit: David Butler II-USA TODAY Sports/File Photo
Deni Avdija, SF, Maccabi Tel Aviv (6-9, 215, 19): Avdija used a strong back half of the season in a top-flight overseas league to cement himself as the No. 1 international prospect in this class — not counting Ball, who grew up stateside — and a likely top-5 pick in June’s draft. Though Avdija projects […]
“I really want to file for unemployment, because honestly this is affecting my income. Luckily, I do have some savings, I do have enough to help me and my family from afar, but honestly I was thinking about filing for unemployment because essentially I am unemployed.”