NCAA Basketball

Pitino settles with Louisville, seeks 'new chapter' – ESPN

10:13 AM ET Rick Pitino and Louisville have reached a settlement in lawsuits stemming from his departure from the school in October 2017, with Pitino receiving no money from the school, it was announced Wednesday. “Pitino’s personnel file shall reflect that his employment with ULAA ended as a result of a resignation,” the settlement agreement …
College Baseball

2019 Top 100 College Baseball Programs Countdown: 71-80 – D1 Baseball College Baseball News & Scores

Analysis D1 Baseball Staff - September 18, 2019

In the fall of 2015, we presented our inaugural Top 100 Programs rankings, which we described as an attempt to asses the overall health of each program in the current era. A lot can change quickly in college baseball, so we decided to make this a bi-annual exercise. We updated the Top 100 again in 2017. You can find those rankings here.

For the purpose of this exercise, we don’t care what happened in the 1970s or 80s, or even the 90s — that’s ancient history to a potential recruit in 2019. Tradition is nice, but it’s more important to establish a tradition of consistent winning in the last decade, and especially in

BaseballMLB

MLB DFS: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily Fantasy baseball picks and lineups for Wednesday, September 18, 2019 – CBS Sports

Wednesday's MLB schedule features 10 evening games on the main slates of daily Fantasy sites like FanDuel and DraftKings, putting plenty of fantastic talent in action for your MLB DFS consideration. Many eyes will be on the Braves vs. Phillies matchup at 7:20 p.m. ET, as the Braves have clinched a NL playoff berth but want to win the NL East crown, while the Phillies are still in the hunt for an NL Wild Card spot. Braves vs. Phillies also features tremendous MLB DFS talent like outfielder Ronald Acuna Jr., and first baseman Freddie Freeman for Atlanta, and right fielder Bryce Harper for the Phillies. Regardless of the matchups, knowing who is trending in the right direction is critical to MLB DFS success. So before studying matchups and entering an MLB DFS contest such as the $100K Wednesday MLB Rally on FanDuel or the MLB $175K Relay Throw on

NBA

Key question for each NBA team before training camp: Steph Curry and D'Angelo Russell's chemistry, Lakers' PG plan, more – CBSSports.com

The summer is drawing to a close and that means the fragrant aroma of salty ocean air will soon be replaced by the unmistakable funk of sweaty gymnasiums. The relaxing sound of seagulls and children’s laughter will give way to ball-bouncing, sneaker-squeaking and referee whistles. That’s right, basketball fans, NBA training camps are just a …
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Daily News and Links – Dodgers and MLB – True Blue LA

Dodgers news...

The Dodgers got some timely hits including two run-scoring doubles from Corey Seager and a four-out save from Kenley Jansen to beat the Rays last night. Check out TBLA’s recap here.

MLB Pipeline published their final in-season Top 100 prospects list and the Dodgers have five prospects on the list. Gavin Lux was the No. 2 overall prospect.

There was also a late update on what Rich Hill will do next

Rich Hill said he will face live hitters on Friday and pitch in San Diego next Tuesday.

— Ken Gurnick (@kengurnick) September 18, 2019 Around the league...

With all the father-son combinations on the Blue Jays, let alone in MLB this year, seems like something like this is a daily occurrence.

With his 9th inning triple, Cavan Biggio hit for the cycle, something his dad Craig Biggio did on April 8, 2002.

Huskers

How Nebraska Used The Ace Formation To Confuse Northern Illinois – Corn Nation

Through the first two games leading up to Saturday’s match-up against the Northern Illinois Huskies, the Husker offense was still searching for an identity that they could hang their hat on. While modern spread offenses are ubiquitously associated with 00, 10, 11, or 20 personnel, head coach Scott Frost and offensive coordinator Troy Walters implemented …
NBA

Golden State Warriors unveil new uniforms for 2019-20 NBA season | How do they look? Here's how to buy Steph Curry, Klay Thompson jerseys – NJ.com

The Golden State Warriors are moving into a new home in the 2019-20 NBA season, so the team went all out in representing their new hosts. With the brand new, state-of-the-art Chase Center opening in San Francisco, the Warriors are rocking a throwback-style jersey with ‘San Francisco’ stitched on the front of the jersey. They …