When the time is right – probably after the Golden State Warriors-Houston Rockets playoff series – Warriors lead assistant and former interim head coach Luke Walton is expected to meet with Kings general manager Vlade Divac to discuss his team’s coaching vacancy.
Former Toronto Raptors coach Sam Mitchell was the interim coach in Minnesota this season, and he’ll be the first candidate interviewed by the Kings as they begin what they believe will be a long process to replace George Karl.
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The Giants call up River Cats pitchers Mike Broadway and Steven Okert, send Chris Heston to Sacramento to pitch as a starter, and place reliever George Kontos on the disabled list.
Mark Canha entered Tuesday’s game with seven strikeouts in 12 at-bats and an anemic .083 batting average. Troublesome numbers aside, in the 11th inning, Canha singles in Jed Lowrie, who had doubled, for what would become the winning run for the A’s in their 3-2 win over the Yankees in New York.
Robbie Ray pitches six scoreless innings, Jake Lamb continues to slug against the Giants by tripling home a run and the Arizona Diamondbacks beat San Francisco 3-0 on Tuesday night.
The Cleveland Browns are reportedly shopping their high draft pick to acquire numerous picks, and the 49ers have the most picks in this month’s draft.
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