Five things to know, quirks about Giants' 2022 schedule
If you're someone who likes to plan your Giants trips around holidays, the 2022 season brings good news.
The schedule was randomly released on Wednesday morning -- stay hot, MLB -- and the Giants spent just about every holiday weekend on the road. They are in Cleveland for Easter Sunday, Philadelphia for Memorial Day, Pittsburgh for Father's Day, Arizona for the Fourth of July and Los Angeles for Labor Day. The lone exception is Mother's Day, with the Giants wearing pink against the St. Louis Cardinals.
Lakers Acquire Russell Westbrook
The Los Angeles Lakers have acquired guard Russell Westbrook and three future second round picks from the Washington Wizards in exchange for Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Montrezl Harrell, Kyle Kuzma and the draft rights to Isaiah Jackson, it was announced today.
"It takes a special mentality of competitiveness to take on the role of point guard for The Los Angeles Lakers," said Vice President of Basketball Operations and General Manager Rob Pelinka. "We have seen some of the all-time greats master that role here, and now Russell Westbrook gets to come home and do just that. This is a very proud day for our franchise, and we are incredibly grateful. We welcome Russell and his family to Lakers Nation."