Happy Saturday! Here’s to the start of the regular season next week and to today’s real main event: Guardians-Yankees Game 3, live from Cleveland. Check out our friends at Covering The Corner if you haven’t already.
The first sip
Best thing going right now is Donovan Mitchell live tweeting baseball games, be it his Mets or Guardians games now that he’s playing in Cleveland.
Series 1-1 back in the land tomorrow gonna be litttt‼️‼️‼️ @CleGuardians— Donovan Mitchell (@spidadmitchell) October 14, 2022
This is echoes of LeBron James, Kevin Love, Channing Frye and so many other Cavs players going nuts at what were then Indians playoffs games in in 2016. That was such a special moment in Cleveland sports history, with one title in hand and another very close.
What’s going on now isn’t quite that, but it’s cool. There’s nothing like Cleveland when multiple teams are exciting at one time. Take this is in while it’s around.
Nick Friedell one-on-one with Kyrie Irving
Links of the day
Russell Westbrook suffered a hamstring injury in the Lakers’ preseason finale
Per the man himself, Malcolm Brogdon said he picked the Celtics over the Raptors
Grambling and Southern will play on All-Star weekend this year