The Daily Outkick: Thursday, May 16, 2019

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Brook Lopez’s Playoff Career-High 29 Points Boost Bucks Past Raptors (SI) Lopez was the team’s leading scorer, and kept the Bucks alive long enough for them to ultimately take over down the stretch.

Colorado School Shooting Suspects Will Both Be Tried As Adults (Washington Post) Prosecutors have charged two suspects in the STEM charter school shooting in Colorado with murder and dozens of other charges, but a judge is keeping details about them secret for now.

What If Zion Williamson Doesn’t Want To Play For The Pelicans? (The Ringer) As the most coveted prospect to hit the league since disgruntled New Orleans star Anthony Davis, Williamson has unprecedented player power. Would he use it?

The Dubious Management Fad Sweeping Corporate America (Wall Street Journal) NPS—or net promoter score—is a measure of customer satisfaction that has developed a cultlike following among CEOs. It also may be misleading.

Tiger Woods Used To Be One Of Golf’s Longest Hitters — Until The Sport Caught Up (538) The game that Woods played 20 years ago is very different from today’s version and, if anything, makes his win at the Masters last month all the more impressive.

AOC Blames Twitter, Readers After Called Out For Tweets About Alabama Pro-life Law (Fox News) “Everything about this tweet by @AOC is false,” wrote Caleb Hull. “Women who receive abortions in Alabama do NOT face jail time under the new Heartbeat bill.

Sharks Win Via Controversial Goal In Overtime, Take 2-1 Series Lead Over Blues (CBS Sports) The Sharks got the game-winner in overtime but it didn’t come without plenty of controversy.

Jeff Koons ‘Rabbit’ Sets Auction Record For Most Expensive Work By Living Artist (New York Times) A shiny stainless steel sculpture created by Jeff Koons in 1986, inspired by a child’s inflatable toy, sold at Christie’s on Wednesday night for $91.1 million.

Steve Levy, Brian Griese, Louis Riddick, And Laura Rutledge Will Call Back Half Of Monday Night Football Opening Doubleheader (Awful Announcing) The alternate team is back to calling the back half of the doubleheader this year.

Every ‘Game Of Thrones’ Episode, Ranked (Variety) We’ve ranked each “Thrones” episode from the worst to the best in time for the highly anticipated series finale.

The Jets Fired Their GM Mike Maccagnan And Everyone Made The Same Adam Gase Jokes (For The Win) Adam Gase will be the interim GM as the franchise began the search for someone to fill the position permanently.

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