|July 2 1:44 PM PT2:44 PM MT3:44 PM CT4:44 PM ET20:44 GMT4:44 1:44 PM MST3:44 PM EST0:44 UAE (+1)22:4416:44 ET3:44 PM CT19:44 - A person with knowledge of the situation tells The Associated Press that the Houston Rockets have agreed to terms with power forward Ryan Anderson on a four-year, $80 million contract.
Analysis: The 28-year-old Anderson spent the past four seasons with New Orleans. He averaged 17 points and six rebounds last season.
|Mar. 20 7:43 PM PT8:43 PM MT9:43 PM CT10:43 PM ET2:43 GMT10:43 7:43 PM MST9:43 PM EST6:43 UAE (+1)03:4322:43 ET8:43 PM CT1:43 - Anderson has been diagnosed with a sports hernia and is seeking a second opinion.
Analysis: Anderson has reportedly stated that he still wants to return this season. The forward is the New Orleans Pelicans' second-leading scorer (17.0 ppg) behind Anthony Davis.
|Mar. 18 8:52 PM PT9:52 PM MT10:52 PM CT11:52 PM ET3:52 GMT11:52 8:52 PM MST10:52 PM EST7:52 UAE (+1)04:5223:52 ET9:52 PM CT2:52 - Anderson scored 30 on Friday for New Orleans.
Analysis: Anderson looks locked and loaded with a 23.0 scoring average for the Pels in his last five games.
|Mar. 17 10:18 PM PT11:18 PM MT12:18 AM CT1:18 AM ET5:18 GMT13:18 10:18 PM MST12:18 AM EST9:18 UAE06:181:18 ET11:18 PM CT4:18 - Anderson scored 21 of his 29 points in the second quarter and the New Orleans Pelicans beat the Sacramento Kings 123-108 on Wednesday night to snap a four-game losing streak. The Pelicans set a season high with 74 points in the first half while completing a four-game season sweep of the Kings.
Analysis: Anderson is averaging 21.3 points since scoring three in a loss to Charlotte on March 9 while missing all eight shots.
|Mar. 12 10:32 PM PT11:32 PM MT12:32 AM CT1:32 AM ET6:32 GMT14:32 11:32 PM MST1:32 AM EST10:32 UAE07:321:32 ET12:32 AM CT5:32 - Anderson had 24 points and 14 rebounds in the Pelicans' 121-114 overtime loss at Memphis on Friday.
Analysis: Anderson is capable of having big scoring performances, but he was averaging 9.8 points over the four games prior to Friday.
|Feb. 27 7:02 PM PT8:02 PM MT9:02 PM CT10:02 PM ET3:02 GMT11:02 8:02 PM MST10:02 PM EST7:02 UAE (+1)04:0222:02 ET9:02 PM CT2:02 - Anderson had 31 points and 14 rebounds in Saturday's loss to Minnesota.
Analysis: Anderson has scored at least 26 points three times in his last five games while averaging 21.0 and shooting 48.7 percent.
|Feb. 19 8:09 PM PT9:09 PM MT10:09 PM CT11:09 PM ET4:09 GMT12:09 9:09 PM MST11:09 PM EST8:09 UAE05:0923:09 ET10:09 PM CT2:09 - Anderson made 4 of 6 3-pointers for 26 points on Friday.
Analysis: He had scored only 11 points in his previous two games combined.
|Feb. 8 8:36 PM PT9:36 PM MT10:36 PM CT11:36 PM ET4:36 GMT12:36 9:36 PM MST11:36 PM EST8:36 UAE05:3623:36 ET10:36 PM CT2:36 - Anderson got back on track with 26 points in Monday's win over the Timberwolves.
Analysis: Anderson had averaged 10.5 points on 37.2 percent shooting over his previous four games.
|Jan. 31 10:19 PM PT11:19 PM MT12:19 AM CT1:19 AM ET6:19 GMT14:19 11:19 PM MST1:19 AM EST10:19 UAE07:191:19 ET12:19 AM CT4:19 - Anderson remained hot with Saturday's 24-point effort against Brooklyn.
Analysis: The sharp-shooter was back with the second unit after starting in place of an injured Anthony Davis on Thursday, when Anderson poured in a season-high 36 points against Sacramento. He's averaging an excellent 26.3 points and 7.5 rebounds over his last four outings.
|Jan. 29 10:06 PM PT11:06 PM MT12:06 AM CT1:06 AM ET6:06 GMT14:06 11:06 PM MST1:06 AM EST10:06 UAE07:061:06 ET12:06 AM CT4:06 - Anderson erupted for a season-high 36 points and added nine rebounds in Thursday's key win over Sacramento.
Analysis: Anderson came up huge on a night where the Pelicans were without Anthony Davis due to a concussion. The stretch forward is on a roll, averaging 27.0 points over a three-game span in which he's 14 of 28 on 3-pointers.
|Jan. 26 10:49 PM PT11:49 PM MT12:49 AM CT1:49 AM ET6:49 GMT14:49 11:49 PM MST1:49 AM EST10:49 UAE07:491:49 ET12:49 AM CT4:49 - Anderson had 22 points and nine rebounds in a 112-111 loss to Houston on Monday night.
Analysis: Anderson, averaging 17.0 points, has a combined 45 in his past two games.
|Jan. 24 10:08 PM PT11:08 PM MT12:08 AM CT1:08 AM ET6:08 GMT14:08 11:08 PM MST1:08 AM EST10:08 UAE07:081:08 ET12:08 AM CT4:08 - Anderson tallied 23 points and went 6 of 11 from 3-point range in Saturday's win over Milwaukee.
Analysis: One of the league's streakier players, Anderson poured in 32 points against Charlotte on Jan. 15 but had just 34 total over his next three games.
|Jan. 16 9:09 PM PT10:09 PM MT11:09 PM CT12:09 AM ET5:09 GMT13:09 10:09 PM MST12:09 AM EST9:09 UAE06:090:09 ET11:09 PM CT3:09 - Anderson was a fantasy stud Friday.
Analysis: Anderson efficiently recorded a season-high 32 points on 19 shots, along with eight rebounds for the Pelicans.
|Jan. 10 5:46 PM PT6:46 PM MT7:46 PM CT8:46 PM ET1:46 GMT9:46 6:46 PM MST8:46 PM EST5:46 UAE (+1)02:4620:46 ET7:46 PM CT23:46 - Anderson had 16 points and 10 rebounds in 42 minutes Sunday.
Analysis: Anderson was making his fourth start of the season in Anthony Davis' power forward spot.
|Dec. 31 8:13 PM PT9:13 PM MT10:13 PM CT11:13 PM ET4:13 GMT12:13 9:13 PM MST11:13 PM EST8:13 UAE05:1323:13 ET10:13 PM CT2:13 - Anderson scored 17 on Thursday.
Analysis: Anderson bounced back from Monday's listless three-point effort.
|Dec. 12 10:23 PM PT11:23 PM MT12:23 AM CT1:23 AM ET6:23 GMT14:23 11:23 PM MST1:23 AM EST10:23 UAE07:231:23 ET12:23 AM CT4:23 - Anderson remained sidelined with flu-like symptoms on Saturday.
Analysis: Look for him to return Monday.
|Nov. 21 10:07 PM PT11:07 PM MT12:07 AM CT1:07 AM ET6:07 GMT14:07 11:07 PM MST1:07 AM EST10:07 UAE07:071:07 ET12:07 AM CT4:07 - Anderson poured in 30 points for the second consecutive game on Friday.
Analysis: He matched the season high he set on Wednesday by making 12 of 21 shots and 6 of 11 3-pointers.
|Nov. 19 9:45 PM PT10:45 PM MT11:45 PM CT12:45 AM ET5:45 GMT13:45 10:45 PM MST12:45 AM EST9:45 UAE06:450:45 ET11:45 PM CT3:45 - Anderson scored a season-high 30 points on Wednesday.
Analysis: He made 13 of 25 field goals, including 4 of 10 from 3-point range.
|Nov. 11 10:21 PM PT11:21 PM MT12:21 AM CT1:21 AM ET6:21 GMT14:21 11:21 PM MST1:21 AM EST10:21 UAE07:211:21 ET12:21 AM CT4:21 - Anderson scored 25 points and grabbed 11 rebounds for his first double-double on Tuesday.
Analysis: He made 10 of 16 shots, including 2 of 4 from 3-point range.
|Oct. 29 9:10 PM PT10:10 PM MT11:10 PM CT12:10 AM ET4:10 GMT12:10 9:10 PM MST11:10 PM EST8:10 UAE05:100:10 ET10:10 PM CT2:10 - Anderson scored 21 on Wednesday.
Analysis: Anderson improved after he scored nine in the opener.
We get deep in to some quarterback discussion with ESPN analyst/former NFL starter Trent Dilfer.
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The guys continued to pick through Trump's performance in the debate and Kirk discussed a new Hollywood divorce in Headlines.
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Glenn, Lou and Christian kick off the show talking about last night's presidential debate, and how poorly Donald Trump looked during it.
In their first game since the tragic passing of Jose Fernandez, Dee Gordon hit a lead off home run -- his first home run of the season. Glenn, Lou and Christian talk about the tragic news and the emotion surrounding that game last night.
We get deep in to some quarterback discussion with ESPN analyst/former NFL starter Trent Dilfer.
Gold Jerry, it's gold! Big Papi borrows a line from our pal Jerry Thornton and the Late Night crowd loves it.
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