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Opinion: College basketball's problems will be fixed only when NCAA model changes

Thursday  00:41,   26 april 2018
USA TODAY SPORTS

So as long as the quickest way to multimillion-dollar coaching contracts is to obtain the best players, there will always be a black market around them.Instead, she wasted[...]

Inside the Confidential N.F.L. Meeting to Discuss National Anthem Protests

Thursday  00:20,   26 april 2018
The New York Times

“Let’s make sure that we keep this confidential,” Roger Goodell said to begin the session. The New York Times obtained an audio recording of the meeting.N.F.L. owners, players and league executives, about 30 in all, convened urgently at the league’s [...]

NFL Rumors: Patriots Met With Lamar Jackson Twice, Have ‘Legit’ Interest In QB

Thursday  00:16,   26 april 2018
NESN

Lamar Jackson to the New England Patriots? That’s looking more and more like a legitimate possibility. Multiple reports over the Read More »Lamar Jackson to the New England Patriots? That’s looking more and more like a legitimate[...]

6 takeaways from NFL’s ‘kneeling’ summit between players & owners

Wednesday  23:46,   25 april 2018
New York Daily News

The owner of the Buffalo Bills thinks the NFL needs a representative, preferably a black player, to smooth things over.Houston Texans owner Bob McNair called on players to “ask your compadres, fellas, stop that other business,” in reference to the[...]

NFL Draft 2018: 5 Best fits

Wednesday  23:46,   25 april 2018
Sporting News

It's tough to predict the draft, but we can look at which teams make the most sense for players. Here we examine five of the strongest fits.However, through examining the needs of franchises and the skill sets of prospects, it is possible to[...]

Bruce Cassidy believes Bruins will ‘get it done’ in Game 7

Wednesday  23:25,   25 april 2018
The Boston Globe

Their season down to go-on-or-go-home, the Bruins decided Wednesday morning to keep their lines as they scribbled them out on the whiteboard at the February trade deadline. They’ll find out Wednesday night, in a decisive Game 7 vs. Toronto[...]

Every team's most agonizing NFL draft pick in last 20 years

Wednesday  23:05,   25 april 2018
USA TODAY SPORTS

Each year at the NFL draft, future pro football stars are selected by teams with the promise of years of gridiron glory. Sometimes, things don't go according to plan.Each year, future pro football stars are selected by NFL teams with the promise [...]

Wenger admits timing of Arsenal exit was out of his hands

Wednesday  22:42,   25 april 2018
AFP

Arsene Wenger admitted Wednesday that the timing of his departure from Arsenal after more than two decades as manager was not his call. The 68-year-old Frenchman -- who guided the Gunners to two domestic doubles and masterminded the 2004[...]

Real Madrid Reportedly Eye Spurs Star Harry Kane to Boost Striking Options Ahead of Next Season

Wednesday  22:42,   25 april 2018
90min

​Real Madrid will move for priority transfer target Harry Kane at the end of the season, but also have Robert Lewandowski lined up as an alternative to the Englishman if, as expected, a transfer for the Tottenham star cannot be done. That[...]

APNewsBreak: Mostly American World Cup announcers for Fox

Wednesday  22:41,   25 april 2018
Associated Press

Fox's World Cup debut will have an American accent, even though the United States failed to qualify for the soccer tournament. And many of the game broadcasters will be based in the[...]

How an NBA No. 1 draft pick went from a $61 million fortune to owing $157,000

Wednesday  22:37,   25 april 2018
CNBC

In a new episode of CNBC's "Back in the Game," Alex Rodriguez helps former NBA star Joe Smith climb out of a deep financial hole."A lot of people think once you sign that contract, you're just an automatic millionaire," Smith tells[...]

College basketball task force relies too much on outside help to fix NCAA's problems

Wednesday  21:55,   25 april 2018
USA TODAY SPORTS

The Commission looking to outside entities to fix a lot of the problems in college hoops. That’s troubling. It’s also the game they created. Besides the exclusion of in-depth discussion on pay-for-play — either directly from schools or through the[...]

Fan who lived dream meeting Tiger Woods at Masters dies of cancer

Wednesday  21:37,   25 april 2018
Golfweek

A fan who met Tiger Woods at the Masters died Monday in Columbia, S.C., at age 52, but not before he got to fulfill a longtime dream. Shane Caldwell passed away after battling stage 4 lung cancer. His stepdaughter, Jordan Miller, took to Twitter to[...]

Sam Darnold Had To Make 'Selfish Decision' To Leave USC

Wednesday  21:31,   25 april 2018
ThePostGame.com

When Sam Darnold gets drafted Thursday, he will become the youngest quarterback selected since the 1970 merger. Staying at USC was an option for first-team All-Pac-12 QB, but the draw of the NFL was too much to pass[...]

LaVar Ball is pulling sons out of Lithuania: ‘We’re not going to waste our time’

Wednesday  21:31,   25 april 2018
For The Win

There are two games left in the season.According to Lithuanian basketball journalist Donatas Urbonas, LaVar Ball is pulling his sons, LiAngelo and LaMelo, out of Lithuania with two LKL games left in the season after he couldn't overcome his issues[...]