Danny Ainge’s son running for U.S. Congressional seat in Utah

With a nudge from his father — Celtics GM Danny Ainge — Tanner Ainge is running for U.S. Congress in Utah.

Tanner Ainge, a Republican, is an investment advisor who doesn’t have much experience in politics. But his father encouraged his son to run for the Congressional seat to be vacated by Rep. Jason Chaffetz on June 30.

Smith fired back at Bradley Beal after the Wizards sharpshooter said the Cavs didn’t chase the No. 1 seed because they feared facing the Wizards in the second round.

“Cleveland didn’t want to see us. I always said that,” Beal told CSN Mid-Atlantic. “I felt like that’s the reason they didn’t play us in the second round. They didn’t want to see us in the second round. If they were going to go down, they were going to go down in the conference finals. They didn’t want to go down in the second round.”

The Cavs went 2-1 in the regular season against the Wizards, including a thrilling overtime win back in February. Maybe Washington could have kept the series much more competitive, but you must beat the team in front of you first. The Wizards didn’t take care of business, and now they’re planning early vacations while the Cavs chase a third consecutive trip to the NBA Finals.

Two interceptions in three seasons wouldn’t be so bad for a safety if he had plus coverage skills to make up for the lack of takeaways. But Pryor doesn’t have those skills, consistently getting burned deep and contributing to the Jets’ defensive collapse last season. Seeing Ha Basketball Jerseys For Sale Ha Clinton-Dix go just three picks later surely must sting for Jets fans these days. steelers_037