NFL Scouting Combine Notebook: AJ Dillon Storms Up the Draft Board – Bleacher Report

NFL Scouting Combine Notebook: AJ Dillon Storms Up the Draft Board  Bleacher ReportWirfs posts record-breaking combine workout  NFL.comWATCH: Chase Claypool is motivated through tragedy  247SportsDaniel Thomas likes being overlooked but ready to prove he’s ‘1 of the best safeties’ at Combine  AL.comNFL combine winners and losers from Day 1  NFL.comView Full Coverage on Google News

Houston Astros, caught cheating, are hit by errant pitches — coincidence? – NBC News

Houston Astros, caught cheating, are hit by errant pitches — coincidence?  NBC NewsBaseball’s Fight to Reclaim Its Soul  Sports IllustratedHouston Astros: Who should get the 26th roster spot?  Climbing Tal’s HillAlex Bregman becomes 7th Astros player hit by pitch in 5 games  KTRK-TVExtra Bases with Bristol & Booth, Episode 3.2 (February 26, 2020)  KHOU 11View Full Coverage on Google News

Chinese Olympic swimmer Sun Yang handed 8-year doping ban – Al Jazeera English

Chinese Olympic swimmer Sun Yang handed 8-year doping ban  Al Jazeera EnglishTriple Olympic champion Sun Yang handed eight-year ban  CNN InternationalChinese swimmer Sun Yang gets 8-year ban for doping offences  South China Morning PostHorton says bitter feud with Sun never personal after drug ban  Yahoo SportsDoping techniques | AFP Animé  AFP News AgencyView Full Coverage on Google News

College basketball picks, schedule: Predictions, odds for Michigan State vs. Maryland and other Top 25 games – CBS Sports

College basketball picks, schedule: Predictions, odds for Michigan State vs. Maryland and other Top 25 games  CBS SportsMichigan State at Maryland tipoff: Matchup analysis and a prediction  Lansing State JournalRutgers’ Home Court Is A House Of Horrors In A Conference Full Of Them  FiveThirtyEightTerps Fans Lose Their Minds Over Darryl Morsell’s Thrilling Game-Winning 3-Pointer At Minnesota  CBS BaltimoreNo. 9 Maryland basketball vs No. 24 Michigan State preview: What to know  Testudo TimesView Full Coverage on Google News

‘We don’t want to be in the highlights again’ — Kansas, Kansas State try to move past brawl – ESPN

‘We don’t want to be in the highlights again’ — Kansas, Kansas State try to move past brawl  ESPNKansas State vs. Kansas – 2/29/20 College Basketball Pick, Odds, and Prediction  Sports Chat PlaceFirst all-girls wrestling state champions crowned in Kansas  KMBC Kansas City‘There’s nothing to worry about:’ K-State players focused on KU rematch, not brawl  Wichita EagleNo. 1 Kansas, Kansas State ready for rematch after brawl: ‘We don’t want to be in the highlights’  Yahoo SportsView Full Coverage on Google News

Barry Sanders 2020? Garth Brooks’ Detroit Lions jersey mistaken for Bernie Sanders endorsement – CNN

Barry Sanders 2020? Garth Brooks’ Detroit Lions jersey mistaken for Bernie Sanders endorsement  CNNGarth Brooks wears ‘Sanders’ shirt at Michigan show, gets attacked online  Fox NewsMusician Garth Brooks dons Barry Sanders jersey, leading to political mix-up  ESPNGarth Brooks, Barry Sanders and the viral spread of ignorance  Detroit Free PressGarth Brooks wore a Barry Sanders jersey in Detroit. Some thought it was a Bernie Sanders endorsement.  The Washington PostView Full Coverage on Google News

2020 NFL combine results: Jonathan Taylor, Tristan Wirfs amaze as RBs and O-linemen run 40s, work out – CBSSports.com

2020 NFL combine results: Jonathan Taylor, Tristan Wirfs amaze as RBs and O-linemen run 40s, work out  CBSSports.comWirfs posts record-breaking combine workout  NFL.comFirst-round OL prospects Mekhi Becton, Tristan Wirfs wow with ultra-athletic combine showings  MLive.comNFL Draft: Iowa’s Tristan Wirfs motivated to put on a show at the Combine  DesMoinesRegister.comBroncos have met with some top offensive linemen at Combine  Predominantly OrangeView Full Coverage on Google News

CAVALIERS at PELICANS | FULL GAME HIGHLIGHTS | February 28, 2020 – NBA

CAVALIERS at PELICANS | FULL GAME HIGHLIGHTS | February 28, 2020  NBAZion Williamson becomes first teenager in NBA history with 10-straight 20-point games  Yahoo SportsZion Williamson Continues Hot Streak with 24 Points in Pelicans’ Win over Cavs  Bleacher ReportGame 59: New Orleans Pelicans looking for 9th consecutive home win over Cleveland Cavaliers  The Bird WritesCleveland Cavaliers can’t keep up with surging New Orleans Pelicans, 116-104, as winning streak comes to end  cleveland.comView Full Coverage on Google News

Bernard Lagat reminded of Atlanta Games at U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials – OlympicTalk

Bernard Lagat reminded of Atlanta Games at U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials  OlympicTalkOlympic Trials set for this weekend in Atlanta  11AliveWhy Are American Women Running Faster Than Ever? We Asked Them — Hundreds of Them  The New York TimesAtlanta’s Olympic Cauldron to be lit this weekend for first time since 1996  Atlanta Journal ConstitutionOlympic Marathon Trials: How One Runner Kept Her Stride After Injury | NBC New York  NBC New YorkView Full Coverage on Google News

NFL evaluators weigh in on NFL combine performances from Jalen Hurts, Alabama wide receivers – AL.com

NFL evaluators weigh in on NFL combine performances from Jalen Hurts, Alabama wide receivers  AL.comAlabama’s Henry Ruggs runs 4.27 in 40-yard dash, short of John Ross’ record  Yahoo SportsNFL combine testing and tidbits on 9 top wide receiver targets for the Eagles  The AthleticNFL Scouting Combine Notebook: Is Henry Ruggs Too Fast for His Own Good?  Bleacher ReportHenry Ruggs runs the 40 in 4.27 seconds  NBCSports.comView Full Coverage on Google News

ESPN Insider Doubles Down On Tom Brady Report With ‘Dan Patrick Show’ Bet – NESN

ESPN Insider Doubles Down On Tom Brady Report With ‘Dan Patrick Show’ Bet  NESNWhich team will sign Tom Brady? Let’s examine the BetMGM odds on it  Yahoo SportsSpeculation abounds around Tom Brady’s future as NFL free agency approaches  CNN InternationalHere’s Why Teams Are Lining Up To Pay Tom Brady This Offseason, Despite Ugly Stats In 2019  CBS BostonTom Brady will sign with the Giants when pigs fly  New York Daily NewsView Full Coverage on Google News

Olympic champion Sun Yang banned for 8 years in doping case – The Associated Press

Olympic champion Sun Yang banned for 8 years in doping case  The Associated PressChinese swimmer Sun Yang gets 8-year ban for doping offences  South China Morning PostTriple Olympic champion Sun Yang handed eight-year ban  CNN InternationalDoping techniques | AFP Animé  AFP News AgencyNon-Compliance Hearing Between WADA And RUSADA Will Not Be Public  SwimSwamView Full Coverage on Google News

Jarrett’s dream debut adds spark for Euro qualifier run

It is 7.47pm last Tuesday night in a small stadium in Bromley, south-east London. Rianna Jarrett is wearing the No 23 jersey in the Brighton & Hove Albion’s away all-black strip. It’s her first game for a club she joined 33 days previously and it’s her first game as a full-time professional football player.

MLS Commissioner Don Garber’s letter to fans ahead of the 2020 season – MLSsoccer.com

MLS Commissioner Don Garber’s letter to fans ahead of the 2020 season  MLSsoccer.comMLS preview – Will Chicharito shine for Galaxy? Can Inter Miami upset LAFC?  ESPNHear the Rockin’ Hans Zimmer MLS Theme  /FILMNashville SC’s journey from supporter-owned club to MLS expansion team  MLSsoccer.comMLS at 25 – 25 predictions for the next 25 years  ESPNView Full Coverage on Google News

James Harden vs. Giannis Antetokounmpo Is the NBA’s Latest Beef – The Ringer

James Harden vs. Giannis Antetokounmpo Is the NBA’s Latest Beef  The RingerStephen A. loves James Harden’s clap back at Giannis | First Take  ESPNJames Harden After Giannis Joke: Wish I Could Be 7 Feet and Dunk, Takes No Skill  Bleacher ReportJames Harden offers scathing critique of Giannis Antetokounmpo’s game: ‘Takes no skill at all’  msnNOWColin Cowherd: James Harden Cares More About Statistics than Championships  Fox Sports RadioView Full Coverage on Google News

2020 NFL combine results: Live updates, draft workouts, 40-yard dash times for running backs, O-linemen – CBSSports.com

2020 NFL combine results: Live updates, draft workouts, 40-yard dash times for running backs, O-linemen  CBSSports.comNFL combine winners and losers from Day 1  NFL.comGlauber: Young out to prove he’s best player in draft  NewsdayPrime-time combine? No thanks, NFL  YardbarkerSamsonite Make Your Case: Biggest (non-Edelman) Patriots combine snub?  Patriots.comView Full Coverage on Google News

Tom Brady Drops Encouraging Comment On N’Keal Harry’s Latest Instagram – NESN

Tom Brady Drops Encouraging Comment On N’Keal Harry’s Latest Instagram  NESNFirst Take gets heated over Patrick Mahomes vs. Tom Brady  ESPNWhich team will sign Tom Brady? Let’s examine the BetMGM odds on it  Yahoo SportsHere’s Why Teams Are Lining Up To Pay Tom Brady This Offseason, Despite Ugly Stats In 2019  CBS BostonSpeculation abounds around Tom Brady’s future as NFL free agency approaches  CNN InternationalView Full Coverage on Google News

Jim Walmsley is America’s best ultra runner. Why is he racing the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials? – NBC Sports – Misc.

Jim Walmsley is America’s best ultra runner. Why is he racing the U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials?  NBC Sports – Misc.Olympic Trials set for this weekend in Atlanta  11AliveNike’s Offer to U.S. Olympic Marathon Trials Runners: Free Shoes  The Wall Street JournalExtra security and traffic: Several large events happening around Atlanta this weekend  FOX 5 AtlantaAtlanta’s Olympic cauldron to be relit for marathon trial  ESPNView Full Coverage on Google News

The worrying ‘friendship’ between swimming chiefs and Sun Yang | Andy Bull

In the Sun Yang case the only thing clear about the way Fina runs swimming is the water in the poolIn August 2016, two years after Sun Yang was banned for three months because he’d been caught using an illegal stimulant, he won the Olympic 200m freestyle. It was his third gold medal, after his victories in the 400m and 1500m at London 2012. Sun explained the drug was medication for a heart problem. Still, it’s fair to say that some people there weren’t too happy about it. Australian freestyler Mack Horton called him a “drugs cheat”, French backstroker Camille Lacourt said he “pisses purple”. Others, though, seemed to be genuinely pleased for him. Particularly Cornel Marculescu, the executive director of Fina, the international swimming federation, who gave Sun a long hug after he stepped off the podium.Afterwards, Sun explained that Marculescu had been “like a grandfather” to him. “He is a very good friend of the Chinese swim team,” he said. “So I was very happy to see him see me win the gold. I hope this friendship will last.” It did. A year later, Fina made a special point of celebrating “this friendship” at its World Aquatics Gala in the Chinese city of Sanya, when it presented Sun with a bespoke award for “Outstanding Contribution to Swimming Popularity in China”. Asked about it afterwards, a Fina spokesman told Inside the Games the award had been made at “the request of the China Swimming Association”. Continue reading…