Morning Tip Mailbag: Your questions on the 2018 Draft, pricey contracts and more

After the Mavs won the 2011 championship, it felt that they immediately ceased to have an identity. Coming into a shortened lockout season with a mostly new roster that Authentic Mark McGwire Jersey did not appear ready for a repeat left an empty feeling for Mavs fans.
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As I noted in my Draft review, Brent, I think Luka has a real chance to be a superstar and the Mavs have a chance to return soon to a position of relevance in the Western Conference. More important, though, is the 100-day plan that the team undertook after reports of a toxic workplace culture on the business side of the organization surfaced in Sports Illustrated last February should be nearing completion.

The Magic (1-0) were led by Jonathan Isaac, as he tallied 20 points and seven rebounds. Troy Caupain matched those 20 points, providing three rebounds and two assists to lead the bench. Mohamed Bamba totaled 11 points, seven rebounds and two assists. Isaiah Briscoe accrued 16 points, three rebounds, four assists and two steals.

He looks like the best pitcher in the big leagues right now, Red Sox manager Alex Cora said.

Boston is a major league-leading 56-28, just ahead of the Yankees at 53-27. New York held the best mark by percentage points after winning Friday’s series opener 8-1.

Yankee Stadium hosted a season-high Devante Smith-Pelly Authentic Jersey sellout of 47,125, and the crowd ripped into starter Sonny Gray (5-6) after he gave up six runs in 2 1/3 innings. The right-hander dropped to 0-4 with a 9.35 ERA against Boston since being acquired by New York from Oakland last season.

I expect to come out and perform and make it fun, Gray said. The way I’ve thrown the ball, I don’t think it’s been fun. I feel like we’re the best team in baseball four out of five days, and then I come out and do that.