Blake Griffin is a heavy favorite to win the dunk contest tonight. Jon Abrams of the NY Times tweeted that Griffin is planning on leaping over a car. (That has been done before, but not in the dunk contest.) Last night, Griffin had probably the best dunk in the freshman-rookies game, though it mostly had to do with John Wall’s bounce pass. [vid via @Jose3030]
Brian Kelly got the dreaded vote of confidence from Notre Dame on Friday.
Odell Beckham Jr. was fined again by the NFL for his celebration.
Bill Murray crashed Friday’s White House press briefing to talk about the Cubs.
Don’t text on planes is late 2016’s “don’t email”
It’s been the #1 sport this year.
The Bears stink. The Cubs are good.