The Daily Sports Page
Lou Williams' big fourth quarter, Kobe speaks, news on Oswalt, Ibanez and Briere. Plus some big HS hoops and more in today's edition of The Daily Sports Page.
Lou Williams was hot down the stretch and finished with 24 points against the Lakers on Monday, hitting 7-of-12 shots from the field (including three treys) with two rebounds, four assists, and a steal in the Sixers' 95-90 win over the Lakers on Monday.
In related news, Kobe Bryant became the NBA's 5th all-time leading scorer, but says he doesn't regret what he said in 2001 about the City of Philadelphia.
The Philadelphia Flyers have upgraded Daniel Briere's status from indefinite to "day-to-day." Although there's still no indication of when Briere might return, he participate in contact drills on Friday.
Up Next: Tonight vs New York Islanders
According to Ken Rosenthal and Jon Paul Morosi of FOXSports.com, the Reds remain in talks with free agent Roy Oswalt. Ken Rosenthal of FOXSports.com also reporting that the Yankees are in "serious discussions" with free agent Raul Ibanez. Buster Olney of ESPN.com writes that the Yankees are "in position" to add Raul Ibanez, Johnny Damon or Hideki Matsui in the next week.
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High School Hoops
Ocean City High School’s third Coaches vs Cancer Night is coming up on Tuesday against St. Augustine Prep at the Dixie Howell Memorial Gymnasium.
Up Next: The Olympic-Cape Challenge is this weekend at St. Augustine Prep, 1450 ESPN will carry the match-up between Eastern and St. Augustine on Saturday at 6pm.