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HOUSTON, TEXAS - JANUARY 08: J.J. McCarthy #9 of the Michigan Wolverines celebrates after defeating the Washington Huskies during the 2024 CFP National Championship game at NRG Stadium on January 08, 2024 in Houston, Texas. Michigan defeated Washington 34-13.

Good morning, Sports fans!  Davey Mac with a fast and furious Sports Report for ya on a Thursday!  The Knicks and Sixers are back in action in what should be an epic Game 3 in their NBA Postseason matchup!  Hockey recap!  MLB scores!  But first…

The 2024 NFL Draft Begins This Evening

…Tonight is the NFL Draft!  The New York Giants are at #6…let’s see what happens.  The New York Jets first-round pick is at #10…the Philadelphia Eagles are at #22.  Questions: will the Giants draft a quarterback?  Will GM Joe Schoen trade up for a better spot?  With the Jets: what are their primary needs?  And will the Eagles do anything with their pick?  We’ve got TONS of questions…like will Michigan Wolverines star quarterback J.J. McCarthy be a Giant?  After coming off winning the College Football National Championship, McCarthy is certainly a hot prospect.  He made an appearance on The Rich Eisen Show and suggested that he thinks he’s going to the G-Men!  See the clip below!

evin on Twitter: "JJ McCarthy thinks he's going to the Giants 🤔 "Do you know where you're going? Any idea?" - Rich Eisen"I have somewhat of an Idea, New York, Giants I've spent the most time with." - JJ McCarthy👀 pic.twitter.com/2JEkJO9GEj / Twitter"

JJ McCarthy thinks he's going to the Giants 🤔 "Do you know where you're going? Any idea?" - Rich Eisen"I have somewhat of an Idea, New York, Giants I've spent the most time with." - JJ McCarthy👀 pic.twitter.com/2JEkJO9GEj

Could This Happen For The Giants?

Wow!  Is it possible that Giants general manager Joe Schoen will be drafting McCarthy?  With the Giants selecting at number six in the First Round, many football experts seem to think that McCarthy will be gone from the Draft Board by the time the Giants have their pick.  So, if Schoen truly wants McCarthy, he’s gonna have to make a deal.  Crazy!

NFL Combine

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – MAR 01: Joe Schoen, general manager of the New York Giants speaks to reporters during the NFL Draft Combine at the Indiana Convention Center on March 1, 2022 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

 

As for current Giants quarterback Daniel Jones…his days may be numbered.  Even if the Giants draft McCarthy, it doesn’t necessarily mean the G-Men will release or trade Jones.  They could decide to let Daniel play this year and have McCarthy observe in a backup capacity.  In any event…it will be interesting to watch!  I’m Davey Mac…now on to the rest of the Sports Report!

New York Giants v Miami Dolphins

MIAMI GARDENS, FLORIDA – OCTOBER 08: Daniel Jones #8 of the New York Giants leaves the field after an injury against the Miami Dolphins during the fourth quarter at Hard Rock Stadium on October 08, 2023 in Miami Gardens, Florida.

 

  • Judge & Rizzo Homer In Yanks Win

    Baseball…where the Yankees took down the A’s last night…7 to 3…as the Yanks take two outta three against Oakland.  Aaron Judge had two hits including a home run.  Juan Soto and Anthony Rizzo also homered as well…as the Yanks improve to 17 and 8.

    Oakland Athletics v New York Yankees

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 24: Juan Soto #22 of the New York Yankees (R) celebrates with Aaron Judge #99 after hitting a home run in the sixth inning against the Oakland Athletics at Yankee Stadium on April 24, 2024 in New York City.

    The Mets beat the San Francisco Giants…8 to 2.  Francisco Lindor hit two homers in the Mets win…as they are now 13 and 11.

    New York Mets v San Francisco Giants

    SAN FRANCISCO, CALIFORNIA – APRIL 24: Francisco Lindor #12 of the New York Mets hits a two-run home run against the San Francisco Giants in the third inning at Oracle Park on April 24, 2024 in San Francisco, California.

    The Phillies fell to the Reds…7 to 4.

    Philadelphia Phillies v Cincinnati Reds

    CINCINNATI, OHIO – APRIL 24: Spencer Steer #7 of the Cincinnati Reds steals second base past Whit Merrifield #9 of the Philadelphia Phillies in the second inning at Great American Ball Park on April 24, 2024 in Cincinnati, Ohio.

  • Knicks Vs. Sixers TONIGHT

    Over to the NBA Postseason.  The Celtics lost to the Heat…111 to 101…as that series is now tied at one game apiece.  Tyler Herro had 24 points and 14 assists for Miami in the win.

    The Thunder dominated the Pelicans…124 to 92.  Shae Gilgeous-Alexander had 33 points for OKC in the victory as the Thunder are now two games to none.

    TONIGHT…it’s Game 3 between the Knicks and 76’ers in Philadelphia!  Tip-off is at 7:30 PM.  The Knicks lead the series…two games to none.

    Philadelphia 76ers v New York Knicks - Game Two

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 22: Jalen Brunson #11 of the New York Knicks dribbles during the game against the Philadelphia 76ers in Game Two of the Eastern Conference First Round Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 22, 2024 in New York City. The Knicks won 104-101.

  • NHL Playoffs

    On to the NHL Playoffs.  The Bruins, Golden Knights, and Kings all won their games last night.  The Rangers next game against the Capitals is on Friday!

    Washington Capitals v New York Rangers - Game Two

    NEW YORK, NEW YORK – APRIL 23: Connor McMichael #24 of the Washington Capitals skates against the New York Rangers in Game Two of the First Round of the 2024 Stanley Cup Playoffs at Madison Square Garden on April 23, 2024 in New York City.

  • Davey Mac Sports TV

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  • That's Today's Davey Mac Sports Report!

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