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DETROIT (AP) – Giannis Antetokounmpo had 28 points, nine assists and eight rebounds in 27 minutes as the Milwaukee Bucks routed the Detroit Pistons 117-89 on Tuesday. The Bucks (4-4), who ended a three-game losing streak, also saw Pat Connaughton and Jordan Nwora score 16. Jerami Grant led the Pistons with 21 points, but Trey Lyles was the only other player. to achieve double with 13 points. Cade Cunningham, the No.1 pick in this summer’s draft, got 2 for 14 in his second NBA game, including 0-9 behind the 3-point line.
GREEN BAY, Wis. (AP) – The Green Bay Packers released Jaylon Smith less than a month after signing the former Dallas Cowboys linebacker. Smith’s agent Doug Hendrickson confirmed on Tuesday that Smith, 26, had been released. ESPN first reported the move. Smith joined the Packers on October 7, a day after the Cowboys released him. Smith had led the Cowboys in tackles in 2019 and 2020. He played a total of 27 defensive snaps in two games with the Packers. The Packers left Smith idle for their 24-21 win over the Arizona Cardinals on Thursday.
NEW YORK (AP) – The Los Angeles Rams lead the latest AP Pro32 poll. But hardly. The Rams received seven of 12 first-place votes in the ballot from members of the media who regularly cover the NFL. The Green Bay Packers, who knocked out the then undefeated Arizona Cardinals last week, won the remaining five votes for first place. The Packers climbed two spots to No.2 and the Cardinals dropped two spots to No.3. The Dallas Cowboys continued their ascent by earning a spot to No.4 and defending Super Bowl champion Tampa Bay Buccaneers lost three places to No.5.
NO DATE (AP) – Frankly, it’s hard to understand what Brett Favre was thinking when he took $ 1.1 million in federal money donated to a nonprofit – money that was originally intended for helping those in need in one of the poorest states in the United States. was ostensibly for a radio commercial and a few speeches Favre never gave, according to Mississippi listener Shad White. Favre is now obligated to repay the money, including interest, for the three years he had it.
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