Sports news 28 Feb, 2021
Kansas vs. Baylor score, takeaways: No. 2 Bears fall for first time this season, but remain a No. 1 seed - CBSSports.comCBS Sports
The No. 17 Jayhawks handed Baylor its first loss of the 2020-21 season
San Antonio vs. New Orleans, Final Score: Spurs take homecoming game over pesky Pelicans 117-114 - Pounding The RockPounding The Rock
Shorthanded Spurs use their star power and balanced attack to fend off the Pelicans.
Cleveland Cavaliers’ youngsters stand up, beat 76ers 112-109 in OT, matching season’s longest win streak - cleveland.comcleveland.com
Head coach J.B. Bickerstaff discussed the burden that the youngsters have been forced to carry as a result of the injuries. He admitted the growing pains that come with it. His hope: The organization will be better for it. That experience will eventually pay …
Ex-Notre Dame football star Louis Nix, 29, found dead after reported missing - ESPNESPN
Former Notre Dame star Louis Nix, a third-round draft pick of the Houston Texans in 2014, was found dead Saturday after he was reported missing earlier this week, his family confirmed with local television stations.
Brooklyn Nets' Kevin Durant remains NBA All-Star Game captain despite not playing - ESPNESPN
Kevin Durant will still serve as a captain for the NBA All-Star Game despite not playing because of a hamstring injury.
2021 Pac-12 Women's Championships: Day 4 Finals Live Recap - SwimSwamSwimSwam
Tonight, Stanford's 4-year Pac-12 winning streak could be in jeopardy as the Cal Bears trail behind the Cardinals by 16.5 points.
Mayor of New Orleans Recruits Russell Wilson and Ciara to the Saints, Mayor of Seattle Responds - Sports IllustratedSports Illustrated
Russell Wilson has listed the Saints as one of four teams he'd consider being traded to.
No. 23 car disqualified after failing Xfinity Series post-race inspection at Miami - NASCARNASCAR
The No. 23 Chevrolet of Tyler Reddick failed post-race inspection after the Xfinity Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
Vanessa Bryant Lashes Out at Evan Rachel Wood for Calling Kobe 'a Rapist' the Day He Died - The Daily BeastDaily Beast
Roughly a year later, Kobe Bryant’s widow said Wood’s remark was “vile and disturbing.”
Semyon Varlamov Slips On The Ice To Give Sidney Crosby Wide Open Net To Score On - SPORTSNETGoogle News
Milwaukee Bucks expect guard Jrue Holiday back in lineup on Sunday, sources say, after 10-game absence - ESPNESPN
The Milwaukee Bucks, largely inconsistent without Jrue Holiday for the past three weeks, expect the guard to return to the lineup on Sunday, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
UNC-Florida State: Roy Williams Postgame - 247Sports247Sports
Watch and read everything Roy Williams said following the upset win over No. 11 Florida State
RECAP: Kentucky fumbles golden opportunity vs. Florida - kentuckysportsradio.comkentuckysportsradio.com
For nine minutes, it was going so well. Kentucky started this game like the team we'd started to believe in, sprinting out to a 13-5 lead and leading Florida by ten with 10:52 to go until halftim
Tyler Johnson Runs Nation's Fastest 400-Meter Time, Wins Three Gold Medals to Highlight Ohio State's Performan - Eleven WarriorsEleven Warriors
Tyler Johnson is the first Buckeye and only the fifth sprinter ever to win both the 200 and 400 meters at the Big Ten indoor track and field championships.
Yankees glad to be playing in front of fans again: 'Miss the excitement' - New York PostNew York Post
TAMPA — Steinbrenner Field was quiet again Saturday, as the Yankees took batting practice in an empty ballpark, something the players grew accustomed to a year ago. So when fans are allowed in to S…
Jeremy Lin Says He's Not 'Naming Or Shaming' Person Who Called Him 'Coronavirus' - HuffPostHuffPost
There are other ways to combat racism, he explained in a Twitter post.
LeBron James, again told to stick to sports, shuts down soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimovic’s suggestion - Washington PostThe Washington Post
The Lakers star reiterated his commitment to speaking out after soccer star Zlatan Ibrahimovic criticized him.
UM On The Cusp With A Target On Its Back - Rivals.com - MichiganRivals.com
Another Big Ten game, another comfortable win, more praise for Michigan basketball, this one over Indiana.
Tom Brady wanted to match Peyton Manning's rare championship feat, Buccaneers QB coach says - CBS SportsCBS Sports
Brady wanted to win two Super Bowls quarterbacking two different teams
Detroit Red Wings suffer top-line loss; Dylan Larkin out at least through weekend - Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press
Detroit Red Wings captain Dylan Larkin is sidelined with an upper-body injury and will miss Saturday and Sunday against the Chicago Blackhawks.
Tigers Hit Walk-Off Home Run, Win 5-3 Against Youngstown St. - LSU Tigers - LSUSports.netLSUSports.net
BATON ROUGE, La. -- <dfn><a href="/roster.aspx?rp_id=24541" rel="smarttag" rev="24541">Cade Doughty</a></dfn> hit a walk-off two-run homerun in the bottom of the ninth to win 5-3 against Youngstown State Saturday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Fi…
Former Bengals DE Carlos Dunlap could be cut by Seahawks soon - Bengals WireUSA Today
Former Bengals DE Carlos Dunlap could be done with the Seattle Seahawks soon.
Canelo Alvarez thoroughly outclasses Avni Yildirim, makes quit on the stool - DAZN News USDAZN News US
Canelo Alvarez dazzles yet again.
Spencer Dinwiddie trade rumors: Pistons interested in dealing for injured Nets guard, per report - CBS SportsCBS Sports
The Nets are reportedly willing to move Dinwiddie, who is out for the season with a torn ACL
Why Nick Sirianni believes Jalen Hurts, any young quarterback can succeed in Eagles offense - CBS SportsCBS Sports
Sirianni has confidence his coaching staff can help a young quarterback succeed
Juventus in a situation like Real Madrid, but without the results - Alejandro Moreno | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
Razorbacks mount second-half comeback for ninth straight SEC victory - Rivals.com - ArkansasRivals.com
The Razorbacks have completed a trifecta of revenge games.
Peter Laviolette has 'no idea' if injured Evgeny Kuznetsov will play Sunday - Russian Machine Never BreaksRussian Machine Never Breaks
Evgeny Kuznetsov was mysteriously scratched minutes before puck drop of the Capitals-Devils game on Saturday. The Capitals announced on social media that Kuznetsov was out with an upper-body injury. Kuznetsov practiced fully the day before and took the ice ea…
Bruce Cassidy Shakes Up Bruins Lines, Pairings In Saturday's Practice - NESN.comNESN
Bruce Cassidy made some changes up front and in the back end in practice following the Boston Bruins' ugly loss to the New York Rangers.
Vikings Rumors: Are some old friends coming back to Minnesota? - The Viking AgeThe Viking Age
Could a pair of former Minnesota Vikings players be returning for the 2021 season? During the 2020 offseason, the Minnesota Vikings made the difficult deci...
2 hours ago Poll: Where Will Deshaun Watson Play In 2021? - profootballrumors.comprofootballrumors.com
This Week in Deshaun Watson produced perhaps the most noteworthy headline of the saga thus far. The disgruntled quarterback's meeting …
Vegas Golden Knights End Relationship With Sports Betting Picks Service - The Action NetworkThe Action Network
A pro sports team’s relationship with a tout service didn’t last as long as a broken up late night drunken marriage at the Lucky Little Wedding Chapel. On
Arizona vs. Washington final score: Azuolas Tubelis’ late jumper gives Wildcats win over Huskies in home fina… - Arizona Desert SwarmArizona Desert Swarm
With no NCAA Tournament on the horizon, there was a bit of painful irony in having Arizona’s final home game of the season being shown on CBS. So it was only fitting the Wildcats would provide...
Shocking Drew Brees video blows up retirement speculation - New York PostNew York Post
Drew Brees doesn’t look like someone about to retire from the NFL. Brees’ trainer Todd Durkin published a video to social media Saturday that shows the Saints quarterback pushing a weighted sled th…
Quick hits: Illini survive late Wisconsin push without closer Dosunmu - 247Sports247Sports
With Ayo Dosunmu sidelined, Illini survive late scare from D'Mitrick Trice by closing the game at the free-throw line
DraftKings, FanDuel NBA DFS Breakdown: Saturday, February 27th - SportsLine.com - SportsLineSportsLine
Before locking in your NBA DFS lineups for any tournaments, cash games, or 50-50s on DraftKings or FanDuel on Saturday you NEED to see what Jesse Mye...
With 4 players back in the picture, Flyers starting to pitch some complete games - NBC SportsNBCSports.com
The Flyers on Saturday looked and played more like the 2019-20 club in a 3-0 win over the Sabres. By Jordan Hall
North Dakota State blown out by Southern Illinois, snapping 39-game winning streak - Yahoo SportsYahoo Entertainment
NDSU, winners of eight of the last nine FCS national championships, was surprisingly knocked off on the road by Southern Illinois.
Troubled receiver Josh Gordon joins Johnny Manziel on team in Atlanta-based startup league, owner says - ESPNESPN
The new Fan Controlled Football league, which began play this month, has added former NFL receiver Josh Gordon, who will play on a team with one of his former teammates on the Browns, Johnny Manziel, club owner Bob Menery told ESPN on Saturday.
Wales v England - HIGHLIGHTS | 60+ Points Scored In Crucial Tie | 2021 Guinness Six Nations - Guinness Six NationsGoogle News
Alligator Eats Fish During Workday Championship Broadcast - The Big LeadThe Big Lead
Alligator Eats Fish During Workday Championship Broadcast
2021 Big Ten Women: Northwestern & Indiana Set To Duke It Out For 3rd Place - SwimSwamSwimSwam
On paper with scored prelims and 1650 FR seeds, Northwestern could jump Indiana for 3rd by 15 points. However, the Hoosiers have the top 3 seeds in the 2BR.
Youngstown State Coach Takes Ridiculous Cheap Shot On Northern Iowa WR On Sideline (VIDEO) - Total Pro SportsTotal Pro Sports
Read “Youngstown State Coach Takes Ridiculous Cheap Shot On Northern Iowa WR On Sideline (VIDEO) ” and other Football, NCAA articles from Total Pro Sports.
Auburn proves it can win without Sharife Cooper by beating Tennessee - AL.comAL.com
Auburn basketball upset No. 25 Tennessee without the help of its best point guard.
3 questions Cards hope to answer this spring - MLB.comMLB.com
JUPITER, Fla. -- Asked this week what are the biggest storylines he’s following this Spring Training, Cardinals president of baseball operations John Mozeliak did St. Louis ball writers a solid by naming a succinct three questions he’d like answered by Openin…
Georgia Tech’s big guys crushed Syracuse inside (Donna Ditota’s quick hits) - syracuse.comsyracuse.com
The Orange ventured into Atlanta trying to get a much-needed Quad 1 win against a surging Georgia Tech team.
Cowboys 2021 Offseason May be the Calm Before the Storm - Inside The StarInside The Star
It's a Cowboys Thing
The Steelers need to address Center in free agency and the NFL Draft - Behind the Steel CurtainBehind the Steel Curtain
The position is too important to just throw a rookie onto the field.
Nebraska vs. Michigan State Game Off - University of Nebraska - huskers.comHuskers.com
The Nebraska women's basketball game with Michigan State scheduled for 1 p.m. today at <dfn><a href="/staff.aspx?staff=1168" rel="smarttag" rev="1168">Pinnacle Bank</a></dfn> Arena will not be played based on thel advice from institutional medical staffs.
Sergio Scariolo: Coaching Raptors Wasn't Too Different From '1500 Games I've Coached Before' - RealGM.comRealgm.com
BYU football’s 2021 schedule released - Deseret NewsDeseret News
The Cougars’ slate for 2021 again features numerous Power Five opponents.
Sevilla vs Barcelona | LALIGA HIGHLIGHTS | 2/27/2021 | beIN SPORTS USA - beIN SPORTS USAGoogle News
Warriors Oral History | Stephen Curry's "Bang! Bang!" Game-Winner in OKC - Golden State WarriorsGoogle News
Manchester City v. West Ham | PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS | 2/27/2021 | NBC Sports - NBC SportsGoogle News
Dennis Smith Jr. is finding his mojo with Detroit Pistons and showing he belongs - Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press
Dennis Smith Jr. finished with a season-high 17 points and six assists during the Detroit Pistons' 110-107 loss to the Sacramento Kings.
‘He willed us back’: Brad Stevens praises Kemba Walker for 32-point performance in win over Pacers - Boston.comBoston.com
"When that thing was 18-4, he was the loudest voice."
Internet enjoys Thunder/Hawks orange jersey fiasco, our eyes not so much - DeadspinDeadspin
We already knew that the NBA had too many uniforms, but the Thunder took things to a new level on Friday night against the Hawks, wearing different uniforms in each half of their game against Atlanta.
Louisville at Duke preview: Cards look for season sweep of Blue Devils - Card ChronicleCard Chronicle
Much has changed since a meeting between two reeling ACC teams last month.
Tiger Woods’s triumphant third act was just beginning. What will his next act bring? - The Washington PostThe Washington Post
A transcendent golfer occupies our headspace like no other athlete, thanks to the unadorned intimacy and longevity afforded by the sport. That role for Woods is now in question.
2021 NFL Draft: ESNY’s Fresh 3-Round Mock Draft - Elite Sports NYElite Sports NY
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