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Louisville vacates 2013 national championship as part of NCAA sanctions

Tuesday  20:13,   20 february 2018
The Comeback

The NCAA released their final sanctions for the University of Louisville this afternoon, and the penalties include vacating wins from the 2011-2012 season through 2014-2015. That includes Louisville’s 2013 national championship, the first NCAA men’s [...]

Opinion: Diamondbacks look foolish for missing out on J.D. Martinez

Tuesday  20:13,   20 february 2018
Sporting News

It’s mystifying that the Diamondbacks didn’t fork over the necessary cash to beat Boston’s offer. As things stand, the first four batters in the Arizona lineup will be David Peralta, A.J. Pollock, Paul Goldschmidt and Jake Lamb. That’s a good place[...]

Bubba Watson boosts Ryder Cup chances with win at Riviera

Tuesday  20:13,   20 february 2018
SB Nation

<p>Bubba Watson has made no secret of his desire to play a role on the U.S. Ryder Cup team and his win last week at Riviera launched him squarely into contention for one of the 12 prized spots on Jim Furyk’s 2018 squad.</p>Watson told Golf[...]

Report: Michael Jordan looking to bring Kupchak to Hornets

Tuesday  19:30,   20 february 2018
Sportsnaut

There has been talk for a while now that Mitch Kupchak could land another front office job with an NBA team after he was fired by the Los Angeles Lakers last year, and it appears his most likely landing spot has been established. ESPN’s Adrian[...]

Report: Eagles seek 'Philly Special' trademark

Tuesday  19:30,   20 february 2018
theScore

The Philadelphia Eagles submitted a trademark request for the term "Philly Special," according to ESPN's Darren Rovell.The Eagles intend to feature the phrase primarily on apparel merchandise, but could face competition from seven[...]

The Case For Isaiah Thomas To Go Back To Boston

Tuesday  19:27,   20 february 2018
The Big Lead

Call off the Brinks[...]

Aeropostale, Starter, and college football’s weirdest uniform deals

Tuesday  19:26,   20 february 2018
SB Nation

College football players in 2018 want to wear Nike products, or maybe other big brands like Under Armour or Adidas.&nbsp;But do you remember these brands making college football gear earlier this millennium? Most of these made sense at the time, [...]

USGA, R&A release World Handicap System details, target 2020 debut

Tuesday  19:26,   20 february 2018
Golfweek

The USGA and R&amp;A announced Tuesday details for the proposed World Handicap System, which would provide golfers around the world with a consistent measure of playing ability. The World Handicap System is designed to encourage all golfers to[...]

Less is more for Richard Childress Racing

Tuesday  19:24,   20 february 2018
MSN

It’s been a while since Richard Childress Racing’s engine department received rave reviews at NASCAR Monster Energy Cup Series level. Certainly, the ECR engines have been overshadowed of late by the Roush Yates power—particularly on restrictor-plate [...]

Goosen must likely qualify to return to Shinnecock for Open

Tuesday  19:24,   20 february 2018
Associated Press

Retief Goosen one-putted the last six holes to win his second U.S. Open title at Shinnecock Hills in 2004. He has not been back to the storied club on Long Island since that day, and he probably won't go back unless he qualifies.Goosen received[...]

Three takeaways from Kansas’ rout of skidding Oklahoma

Tuesday  19:24,   20 february 2018
Sporting News

Kansas looked like a conference champion (again), while Oklahoma's losing streak grew to six.But it was more than a key Big 12 basketball victory. It was a statement. The Jayhawks, winners of 13 consecutive conference titles, aren't going to let [...]

Mississippi State will reportedly fire second-year baseball head coach Andy Cannizaro for cause

Tuesday  18:36,   20 february 2018
The Comeback

There’s a very strange story out there about the Mississippi State Bulldogs baseball team. The school made significant improvements last year under former LSU assistant coach and recruiting coordinator Andy Cannizaro, who was hired as head coach in[...]

Germany leads, US 2nd after 2 runs of women's bobsled

Tuesday  18:15,   20 february 2018
Associated Press

Elana Meyers Taylor went to sleep four years ago after the first night of her Olympic competition holding the lead, and her mind couldn't stop racing.She plans on sleeping better this time.Germany's Mariama Jamanka and Lisa Buckwitz are the [...]

Germany leads, US 2nd after 2 runs of women's bobsled

Tuesday  18:15,   20 february 2018
Associated Press

Elana Meyers Taylor went to sleep four years ago after the first night of her Olympic competition holding the lead, and her mind couldn't stop racing.She plans on sleeping better this time.Germany's Mariama Jamanka and Lisa Buckwitz are the [...]

Opinion: Pace-of-Play Rule Changes Empower Umpires to Discipline Violators

Tuesday  18:14,   20 february 2018
12up

Regardless of the public's perception of MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, he is intent on making baseball's pace faster than usual.&nbsp;Regardless of the public's perception of MLB commissioner Rob Manfred, he is intent on making[...]