The PM Roundup, where we never talk about tanking, but do often mail it in.
Mark Cuban Fined for Talking Tanking:
Mark Cuban’s Mavericks are in the news for other reasons (the sexual harassment piece by Sports Illustrated) but he also just got a stiff $600,000 fine for talking about tanking.
Gary Plummer Thinks He Had a Few Concussions: The former 49ers middle linebacker estimates he had 2,500 concussions during his NFL career.
Alex Trebek to Moderate Gubernatorial Debate: I so look forward to his snark at dumb responses from politicians.
Germany upset Sweden in Olympic Hockey: here was the moment on German television when they announced the goal in overtime was good.
(Inspirational) Tweet of the Day:
In Case You Missed It on The Big Lead: The Chargers have a lot of fake Twitter followers now that they are in Los Angeles … ESPN turned Trae Young into a walking pop-up ad …the most disappointing players from this NBA season.
Around the (Sports?) Internet: Our thoughts are with everyone affected by the Vox Media cuts today … Did you know that you and I may be eating different Girl Scout cookies? … Athlon knows who the top TE of all-time is.