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‘The Godfather of the Mock Draft’ Turned Down a Job From Bill Belichick

Sunday  11:26,   22 april 2018
The Big Lead

Some information on the man who said, no, to Bill Belichick.Adams, who is shrouded in mystery, is the Patriots' director of football research. It's not clear exactly what Adams does, but he's clearly influential. Bill Belichick nearly hired another[...]

Quarterback Battle Updates: Notre Dame, Nebraska, Texas, UCLA, Baylor

Sunday  11:05,   22 april 2018
College Football News

After a big Saturday of spring games, here's the update on five of the biggest quarterback battles this offseason: Notre Dame, Nebraska, Texas, UCLA, Baylor 2 Savings Accounts Pay 10x What Your Bank Pays Learn More Sponsored by[...]

MLS Review: LAFC, Dynamo lead the line on goal-heavy night in MLS

Sunday  09:50,   22 april 2018

The expansion side rallied to a 5-3 victory over Montreal, having trailed 3-1 at halftime, while Houston crushed the defending championLAFC rallied to a 5-3 victory over a 10-man Montreal Impact side, having trailed 3-1 at halftime away from home on [...]

Sean Manaea Stuns Everyone by No-Hitting Baseball's Best Team

Sunday  09:30,   22 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

You can’t predict baseball, but you can predict no-hitters—or at least, you can reasonably assume that, at least once a season, a starting pitcher will be jumping for joy with his teammates on a mound after nine innings with zeros on the board. MLB [...]

Rubio's triple-double leads Jazz past Thunder 115-102

Sunday  09:11,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

Ricky Rubio had 26 points, 11 rebounds and 10 assists for Utah's first playoff triple-double in 17 years, and Donovan Mitchell added 22 points to lead the Jazz to a 115-102 win over the Oklahoma City Thunder and a 2-1 lead in their first-round[...]

Anthony Davis's Long-Awaited Breakthrough Plunges Portland Into Identity Crisis

Sunday  09:10,   22 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

Anthony Davis executed a clean sweep on Saturday, shaking off a reputational knock that has followed him for years, rewriting the Pelicans’ playoff record books and dumping the Blazers in emphatic fashion. Anthony Davis executed a clean[...]

Butler, Towns lead T-wolves past Rockets 121-105 in Game 3

Sunday  09:05,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

Jimmy Butler hit four 3-pointers among his 28 points and Karl-Anthony Towns snapped back from a bad start to the series with 18 points and 16 rebounds, leading the Minnesota Timberwolves past the Houston Rockets 121-105 in Game 3 for their first[...]

Andrew Benintendi thinks umpires blew call to help no-hitter

Sunday  08:30,   22 april 2018

Andrew Benintendi was not happy about the umpires overturning a call during Saturday night’s Boston Red Sox-Oakland A’s game that helped Sean Manaea achieve his no-hitter. Benintendi was batting with two outs in the top of the sixth inning[...]

Fields shows off dual-threat skills in Georgia's spring game

Sunday  08:10,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

A crowd of more than 82,000 cheered when Justin Fields jogged onto the field for the first time at Sanford Stadium at Georgia's G-Day spring game.ATHENS, Ga. (AP)  -- A crowd of more than 82,000 cheered when Justin Fields jogged onto the field[...]

Former U.S. taekwondo star waits a decade for her #MeToo moment

Sunday  08:00,   22 april 2018

<p>It has taken a decade, but Mandy Meloon, a two-time taekwondo world champion thrown off the U.S. national team in 2007 after accusing her coach of molesting her at age 16, has won a measure of vindication.</p>When she first complained about [...]

Adrien Broner, Jessie Vargas fight to 12-round majority draw

Sunday  08:00,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

Adrien Broner and Jessie Vargas fought to a 12-round majority draw in a middleweight fight at the Barclays Center. Judge Julie Lederman scored the fight 115-113 for Broner, and Eric Marlinski and Kevin Morgan had it 114-114. According to the[...]

Pujols homers for hit No. 2,992 in Angels' 4-3 win vs Giants

Sunday  07:50,   22 april 2018
Associated Press

Albert Pujols drove a go-ahead, two-run home run into the seats in right-center for career hit No. 2,992, and Mike Trout and Jefry Marte also went deep for the Los Angeles Angels, who beat the San Francisco Giants 4-3 Saturday night to snap an ugly[...]

Twitter reacts to Sean Manaea’s no-hitter against Red Sox

Sunday  07:30,   22 april 2018

Sean Manaea made history on Saturday night with the first no-hitter of the 2018 MLB season and seventh in Oakland A’s franchise history.&nbsp;The 26-year-old southpaw tossed his first career complete game, allowing just two walks while striking[...]

Late cautions help Chase Elliott to yet another runner-up finish

Sunday  07:30,   22 april 2018
NBC Sports

The Hendrick Motorsports driver has finished second eight times but remains winless.Chase Elliott‘s Cup career will always be measured against Bill Elliott’s, his Hall of Fame[...]

Maple Leafs stay alive as Bruins comeback falls short

Sunday  06:40,   22 april 2018
The Boston Globe

Toronto beat Boston 4-3 to stay alive Saturday night.Last seen on home ice, the Bruins were waltzing. But back on Causeway St. Saturday night, with a chance to close out their first-round playoff series vs. Toronto, they were too late to find their[...]