ESPN & Monday Night Football: The hubbub earlier about ESPN asking Tennessee and Jacksonville to take timeouts last night late in the blowout? Jeff Fisher now claims he was kidding. (Here’s the video, you decide.) ESPN, which presumably was inundated with inquiries on the topic, emailed out the following statement: “ESPN did not directly or indirectly ask the coaches to take a timeout during the game.” [UPDATE: Despite the ESPN statement and Fisher’s smirk … the NFL is investigating this incident.]
Italy and Spain get killed by the bracket
Thon Maker exploited a major loophole and wound up being rewarded for it by being the 10th pick in the 2016 NBA Draft.
WADA has de-certified Rio’s main drug testing lab just six weeks before the 2016 Summer Olympics.
Short-sighted Oxbridge elites ruin everything.
Looks like a wonderful evening.
The Oklahoma City Thunder took aim at the Golden State Warriors by adding Victor Oladipo.
Player movement now becomes a major issue.
He’s like the rest of us.