Sports news 01 Mar, 2021
Tiger Woods expresses appreciation as golfers don signature Sunday outfits to pay tribute after car crash - CBS SportsCBS Sports
These were awesome tributes to the best to ever do it on Sunday
The Leon Rose Approach: Way Too Quiet, But Effective for Knicks (So Far) - The New York TimesNew York Times
As the team president for the past year, Rose has let the Knicks’ on-court flickers of progress do most of his talking.
Former Eagles cornerback, CBS broadcaster Irv Cross dies at 81 - Yahoo SportsYahoo Entertainment
Irv Cross played in the league from 1961-69, and then spent 23 years with CBS as an NFL analyst.
Ryan Blaney gets taken out as William Byron dominates | Extended highlights from Homestead-Miami - NASCARGoogle News
2021 Men's Pac-12 Championships: Day 1 Finals Live Recap - SwimSwamSwimSwam
Cal's Trenton Julian figures to prominent member of the Bears' 800 free relay on the opening night of the Pac-12 Championships.
Collin Morikawa shoots 3-under 69 | Round 4 | WGC-Workday Championship | 2021 - PGA TOURGoogle News
Sources -- Victor Oladipo turned down 2-year, $45.2 million extension from Houston Rockets - ESPNESPN
Victor Oladipo recently turned down a two-year, $45.2 million extension from the Rockets as he continues to pursue a longer-term deal, sources told ESPN.
Sources: Anfernee Simons, Cassius Stanley expected to join Obi Toppin in slam dunk contest - ESPNESPN
Anfernee Simons and Cassius Stanley are expected to join Obi Toppin in the slam dunk contest on March 7, sources told ESPN.
Baltimore Orioles' Trey Mancini gets standing ovation, singles in return from cancer - ESPNESPN
Trey Mancini received a standing ovation and then singled to center in his first at-bat since missing the 2020 season while recovering from colon cancer.
'Careless' Nets play sparked angry James Harden response - New York PostNew York Post
As the Nets threw away the NBA’s longest winning streak, James Harden punched a chair. Nineteen turnovers Saturday led to 32 points for the Mavericks and caused the Nets to look as sloppy with the …
Ideal draft prospects for the Vikings at No. 14 - Vikings WireUSA Today
Who do you want the Minnesota Vikings to take with the 14th overall pick in the 2021 NFL draft?
Arenado debuts to cheers; Flaherty shaky - MLB.comMLB.com
JUPITER, Fla. -- The cheers were obvious, for baseball to be back in South Florida and with fans occupying the seats at a Cardinals game for the first time in almost a year. But the cheers roared louder for one Cardinal in particular. Nolan Arenado finally he…
Buffalo Sabres shut out by Philadelphia Flyers in consecutive days - Die By The BladeDie By The Blade
Buffalo was blanked by two separate Philadelphia goaltenders this weekend
GamecockCentral - Gamecocks walk it off again, take series over Clemson - GamecockCentral.comRivals.com
Eyster does it again.
2 hours ago Jimmy Garoppolo Still To Be Available For Trade? - profootballrumors.comprofootballrumors.com
Every time it seems like the 49ers have put the Jimmy Garoppolo story to rest, it takes another twist. GM …
5 key questions facing Braves this spring - MLB.comMLB.com
When the Braves opened their Grapefruit League season with a 9-7 loss to the Rays in Port Charlotte, Fla., on Sunday, they took another step in the always interesting process of building an Opening Day roster. • Braves Spring Training FAQ Here are the top fiv…
Former NFL and Notre Dame player Louis Nix found dead at 29 - The Washington PostThe Washington Post
The former defensive lineman was reported missing a few days earlier in his hometown of Jacksonville.
UConn, Stanford, Texas A&M, South Carolina top four in early look at NCAA women's basketball tournament seeding - ESPNESPN
UConn is the overall top seed, followed by Stanford, Texas A&M and South Carolina in the second reveal of the projected top 16 seeds in the NCAA women's basketball tournament.
Yankees first baseman Luke Voit continues MLB’s hot mic winning streak - DeadspinDeadspin
It’s only day one of spring training games and the hot mics have yet to disappoint.
Baseball Sweeps With Comeback Win - Oregon State University Athletics - OSU BeaversOsubeavers.com
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SEC QB quick to reach out to Arik Gilbert after TE’s decommitment from Florida - Saturday Down SouthSaturday Down South
He also tried to recruit Gilbert in January.
Willi Castro HR highlights Detroit Tigers' 10-2 win in Grapefruit League opener - Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press
Willi Castro crushed a first-pitch home run, leading to a six-run first inning and 10-2 victory for the Detroit Tigers against the Phillies.
Kentucky Somehow Still has a Path to a Double-Bye in the SEC Tournament - kentuckysportsradio.comkentuckysportsradio.com
Kentucky still has a path to get a double-bye in the SEC Tournament. Albeit a very slim one.
Michigan football secures commitments from QB transfer Alan Bowman, elite Class of 2022 recruit - ESPNESPN
Quarterback Alan Bowman, a former starter with Texas Tech, announced his transfer to Michigan on the same day the Wolverines secured a commitment from highly regarded 2022 recruit Will Johnson.
Villarreal vs Atlético Madrid | HALFTIME REPORT | 2/28/2021 | beIN SPORTS USA - beIN SPORTS USAGoogle News
Boston Red Sox Minnesota Twins Score: Three homers, but a loss - Over The MonsterOver The Monster
The Red Sox had some good swings to start spring training, but some miscues on the other side.
Maryland basketball thoroughly dispatches Michigan State in 73-55 win - Testudo TimesTestudo Times
The Terps funneled strong defense and consistent offense together for their fifth-consecutive victory.
Former Ohio State Running Back Brian Snead Runs for Three Touchdowns on Three Carries for Austin Peay Against - Eleven WarriorsEleven Warriors
Former Ohio State running back Brian Snead ran for long touchdowns, totaling 186 yards, on each of his first three carries in Austin Peay's game against Tennessee State on Sunday.
Will Johnson, 2022 Ohio State football five-star CB target, commits to Michigan: Buckeyes Recruiting - cleveland.comcleveland.com
Ohio State football 2022 defensive back target Will Johnson of Grosse Pointe South High School in Michigan, has committed to Michigan.
If Russell Wilson was traded for Dak Prescott, would the Seahawks or Cowboys win the trade? | Get Up - ESPNGoogle News
Sports uniforms are having a weekend - DeadspinDeadspin
Red team, meet red team. And, no, neither ballclub includes the actual Reds.
Duke, North Carolina go opposite ways in CBS Sports' latest bracketology projection - 247Sports247Sports
Lin's leadership with Sea Dubs lauded by rookie Mannion - NBC Sports Bay AreaNBCSports.com
Nico Mannion grew up watching Jeremy Lin, and has appreciated his leadership with the Santa Cruz Warriors.
Where Jets can turn for desperately needed running-back upgrade - New York PostNew York Post
Two years ago, the Jets signed Le’Veon Bell to a monster free-agent contract hoping that he would solve some of their offensive problems. Two years later, that decision now looks laughable. Bell di…
Devan Dubnyk doesn't know why Jordan Binnington was 'skating around, pretending to punch guys' - Russian Machine Never BreaksRussian Machine Never Breaks
The NHL had itself a viral moment on Saturday when St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington shoved and punched multiple San Jose Sharks players after being pulled by head coach Craig Berube. Binnington surrendered four goals in the first 30:26...
Report: Miami Heat list Jimmy Butler as questionable for game vs. Atlanta Hawks due to new... - Heat NationHeat Nation
The Miami Heat may be without the services of star Jimmy Butler for the team's contest against the Atlanta Hawks on Sunday. The veteran is listed as questionable due to some right knee inflammation. https://twitter.com/IraHeatBeat/status/1366109727051120646?s…
Spring Game Thread #1: Oakland A’s vs. Los Angeles Dodgers - Athletics NationAthletics Nation
Baseball is back!
Canelo Alvarez kicks two Jake Paul fans out of ring: 'Get the f--k out' - New York PostNew York Post
Canelo Alvarez kicked two Jake Paul fans out of the ring in a furious, X-rated blast after they gatecrashed his victory party on Saturday night. The Mexican star, 30, was celebrating his annihilati…
Chelsea v. Manchester United | PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS | 2/28/2021 | NBC Sports - NBC SportsGoogle News
Tyrod Taylor Could be a Great Fit as Cowboys Backup QB - Inside The StarInside The Star
It's a Cowboys Thing
2 major fixes Patriots must make this offseason to make NFL playoffs in 2021 - ClutchPointsClutchPoints
With the NFL offseason officially underway, the New England Patriots plan to reclaim the AFC East as soon as possible. They finished the 2020 season with a 7-9 record, giving the franchise the first losing season since the year 2000. Bill Belichick has his ha…
White Sox 2021 spring training broadcast, streaming schedule - Sox MachineSoxmachine.com
The White Sox open Cactus League play against the Brewers at 2:05 p.m. Central time, and you won’t have to wait to see the 2021 White Sox in action. The game will be broadcast live on NBC Sports Chicago. While the White Sox’s network will only carry a handful…
Penguins to start goaltender Casey DeSmith in rematch with Islanders - TribLIVETribLIVE
The Penguins are scheduled to start backup goaltender Casey DeSmith for Sunday’s road game against the New York Islanders at Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum in Uniondale, N.Y. It will be DeSmith’s first game since Feb. 11 when he made 26 saves o…
Villanova vs. Butler score: No. 8 Wildcats expected to drop to a No. 3 seed after upset loss to Bulldogs - CBS SportsCBS Sports
A loss to Butler on Sunday will likely drop Villanova a seed line in the NCAA Tournament bracket projection
Paulo Costa says he drank ‘too much wine’ the night before fighting Israel Adesanya, had ‘hangover’ - MMA FightingMMA Fighting
Paulo Costa suffered the first defeat of his professional MMA career against Israel Adesanya.
NBA Postpones 34th Game of the Season - Blazer's EdgeBlazer's Edge
Chicago at Toronto has been postponed because the Raptors did not have the league minimum number of players.
Drew Brees video shows intense workout, raising questions about QB's potential retirement - CBS SportsCBS Sports
It appears Brees may not be on the verge of retirement, after all
No. 5 Illinois hoping for Ayo Dosunmu's return at No. 3 Michigan - Yahoo SportsYahoo Entertainment
Illinois has proved it can win without the player coach Brad Underwood believes is the best in college basketball. Dosunmu missed the last two games with a ...
John McClain calls for the Texans to trade Deshaun Watson - NBC SportsNBCSports.com
The Houston Texans seem to think they’ll win a standoff with quarterback Deshaun Watson. John McClain of the Houston Chronicle knows that the team won’t. McClain, who has covered the Texans since their debut in 2002 and the Houston Oilers before that, makes t…
Mock Draft Roundup, 2/28: O-line and DB options could fill Packers' roster holes - Acme Packing CompanyAcme Packing Company
Wide reciever isn’t the only area of need for the Packers and looking elsewhere could more effectively improve the roster.
What We Learned from the Spurs win over the Pelicans - Pounding The RockPounding The Rock
A shorthanded San Antonio squad bounces back in their return from the Rodeo Road Trip.
Royals sign Hunter Dozier to four-year, $25M deal - Royals ReviewRoyals Review
Here come the long-term deals!
Derion Kendrick no longer on Clemson football team - Greenville NewsGreenville News
Senior from Rock Hill was a first-team All-ACC selection last season.
Harris' injury no excuse as Rivers criticizes Sixers' walkthrough-like effort - NBC SportsNBCSports.com
Head coach Doc Rivers thought the Sixers lost in overtime to the Cavs Saturday night because they played with "zero energy." By Noah Levick
College basketball rankings: Baylor slips to No. 3 in Top 25 And 1 after suffering first loss of season - CBS SportsCBS Sports
The Bears went down for the first time on the road Saturday against Kansas
Idaho wins game with help from its farkakt stadium - DeadspinDeadspin
You might think that three-time defending champion North Dakota State not only having its 39-game winning streak snapped, but getting blown out, at Southern Illinois, would be the craziest thing to happen on Saturday’s slate of FCS action, but that means you …
Mariners Moose Tracks, 2/28/21: Lou Piniella, Niko Kavadas, and the Nisqually Earthquake - Lookout LandingLookout Landing
Baseball is upon us! But we’re really here for Perry Hill.
Michigan Basketball: Grading Wolverines win against Indiana - GBMWolverineGBMWolverine
Handing out grades for Michigan basketball's win on the road at Indiana on Sunday, which improved the Wolverines to 18-1.u00a0 After just dismantling Iowa in ...
After Duke loss, predictable silence from the Jalen Johnson critics - DeadspinDeadspin
Duke came back from a 12-point deficit on Saturday to take Louisville to overtime, but Cardinals senior Carlik Jones scored seven of his 25 points in the extra session, and the Cardinals went on to an 80-73 victory at Cameron Indoor Stadium, snapping the Blue…
FanDuel Daily Fantasy Basketball Helper: Sunday 2/28/21 - numberFirenumberFire
Jimmy Butler is running hot, and he has a nice matchup with the Hawks. Which other players should you zero in on for Sunday?
NBA Numbers: Wizards make 7 wins in 8 games after win over Timberwolves - Bullets ForeverBullets Forever
With the 7th win in 8 games, the Wizards are on a roll. Their only loss was as much to the schedule as it was to the Los Angeles Clippers. Even including the defeat, Washington has a +4.6...
Boston Celtics: 4 teams that could be interested in a Kemba Walker deal - Hardwood HoudiniHardwood Houdini
Kemba Walker had a turn-the-clock-back kind of performance for the Boston Celtics this past Friday night, putting up 32 points on 10-19 shooting. His 3-poi...