Atlanta United manager Frank de Boer spoke with the media following his team’s preseason practice on Jan. 31. Topics including the transfer of Miguel Almiron to Newcastle United, impressions of the team in training camp, the rumors of Leandro Gonzalez Pirez’s departure, the potential field positioning of Ezequiel Barco and the potential of George Bello and Miles Robinson with their development within Atlanta’s youth system.
Atlanta United midfielder Ezequiel Barco spoke with the media following his team’s preseason practice on Jan. 31. Topics including former teammate Miguel Almiron’s record-setting transfer to Newcastle United, what that means for the rest of Major League Soccer, seeking improvement in his upcoming second year with the team, expectations for the 2019 campaign and assisting new teammate and fellow Argentinian Pity Martinez adjust to Atlanta and the United States.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia State men’s basketball player Devin Mitchell following his team’s 77-71 Sun Belt Conference home win over UT Arlington on Jan. 26. He scored 10 points, all in the second half, in the victory in addition to having a team-high plus/minus rating of 16. Topics included thoughts on the win, increasing his offensive output in the second half, play of teammate Jordan Tyson as a starter and finding rest through the grueling conference schedule.
The Sports Inquirer spoke with Georgia State men’s basketball player Jeff Thomas following his team’s 77-71 Sun Belt Conference home win over UT Arlington on Jan. 26. He scored a game-high 27 points to reach more than 1,000 in his career in the victory. Topics included the victory and picking up the offensive output for the Panthers with hot shooting from the perimeter.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia State men’s basketball head coach Ron Hunter following his team’s 77-71 home victory over UT Arlington in Sun Belt Conference action on Jan. 26. Topics included the Panthers overcoming first-half offensive struggles particularly from D’Marcus Simonds who had one point, inserting Jordan Tyson into the starting lineup, the strong scoring of Jeff Thomas and Devin Mitchell, the contributions of Kane Williams off the bench and facing fatigue in the middle of conference play.
The Sports Inquirer attended the presser of Georgia Tech men’s basketball player Michael Devoe before his team’s practice on Jan. 25. Topics included the upcoming road contest against Duke and facing former high school teammate RJ Barrett.