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Former Hopkins standout Chambers to miss 2015-16 season at Harvard

Tough news for local basketball product Siyani Chambers.

The star Harvard guard out of Hopkins High School tore the ACL in his left knee and will miss the 2015-16 season with the Crimson.

According to the Boston Globe, Chambers will "take a voluntary leave of absence during the 2015-16 academic year" and return to the team for the 2016-17 season. He will also complete his degree in sociology.

Chambers would have been a senior captain this season and the top returning scorer (9.9 points, 4.3 assists, 1.5 steals per game last season) for the Crimson.

After winning big school state titles with the Royals in 2010 and 2011 and a third place finish in 2012, Chambers was named Ivy League Rookie of the Year and First Team All-Ivy League in 2013.

You can read the full article here (if you haven't already used your five free articles from the Boston Globe online, that is).

Naked fantasy football loser in Minneapolis is your daily inspiration

You can find motivation in the strangest places. This morning's dose comes from our friends at Deadspin, where you can find this post about a naked or mostly naked fellow walking through the streets of Minneapolis wearing not much more than a cardboard box. The box reads "Fantasy Football Loser."  His friends seen in the background are very much enjoying his walk. We can only assume this is the last-place finisher in that fantasy league, paying up.

This is inspiring. Why? Because we have our Star Tribune fantasy league draft this week, and you probably have a fantasy draft coming up, and, well, really none of us want to end up walking around wearing a box. So, draft well, fellow fantasy geeks ... or at least keep that nice big box the lawnmower came in.

 

Deadspin photo.

Deadspin photo.

 

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  • Chicago White Sox at Twins

    12:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Live racing

    6:30pm

  • Vikings at Tennessee

    7pm on 100.3/1130

  • Gary at Saints

    7:05pm on 1220-AM

  • TCU at Gophers football

    8pm on ESPN, 107.9-FM

  • Live racing

    6:30pm

  • Indiana at Lynx

    7pm on 106.1-FM

  • Gary at Saints

    7:05pm on 1220-AM

  • Twins at Houston

    7:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Live racing

    12:45pm

  • Twins at Houston

    6:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • New Jersey at Saints

    7:05pm on 105.1-FM

  • Live racing

    12:45pm

  • Twins at Houston

    1:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Minnesota United FC at Edmonton

    3pm

  • New Jersey at Saints

    5:05pm on 1220-AM

  • New York at Lynx

    6pm on FSN, 106.1-FM

  • New Jersey at Saints

    11:05am on 1220-AM

  • Live racing

    12:45pm

  • Twins at Kansas City

    7:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Seattle at Lynx

    7pm on 106.1-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    7:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Twins at Kansas City

    7:10pm on FSN, 96.3-FM

  • Live racing

    6:30pm

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Today's Scoreboard

  • Chicago White Sox

    Minnesota

     

    - F

    6

    4

  • Atlanta

    Washington

     

    - F

    1

    15

  • Pittsburgh

    Milwaukee

     

    - F

    3

    5

  • Detroit

    Kansas City

     

    - F

    7

    15

  • San Francisco

    Colorado

     

    - F

    3

    11

  • LA Dodgers

    San Diego

     

    - Bot 7th

    7

    5

  • Chicago

    New York

     

    - F

    82

    60

  • Tulsa

    Seattle

     

    - F

    85

    67

  • Washington

    Los Angeles

     

    - 4th, 0:19

    86

    90

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