One day before the NFL draft, Oklahoma QB Baker Mayfield won the internet. The whole thing. Or at least Twitter. Mayfield, a confident young man who has been compared in some ways to Brett Favre, tweeted a photo in which he re-created the iconic predraft photo of Favre from 1991 where he is wearing denim shorts and holding a cordless phone with a bunch of excited folks in the background.
The playoffs are over for the Wolves but not for Ricky Rubio. The ex-Minnesota point guard can help the Jazz close out Oklahoma City with a victory Friday (9:30 p.m., ESPN).
"I want to say that Wiggins is worth keeping and will have a longer shelf life than Butler. There is probably an entire universe of things that happen behind the scenes that us fans can only imagine or speculate upon."
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"Fernando Rodney has the worst Win Probability Added (-1.3) by any Twins pitcher through the first 20 games of a season since Ron Davis (-1.3) in 1984.