THE CONVERSATION

“THE CONVERSATION” Episode #22, Ron Higgins, Editor Tiger Rag Magazine

March 12, 2020 Ron Higgins, editor of Tiger Rag Media, is an award-winning multi-media sports journalist with 41 years of experience covering the Southeastern Conference and national sporting events. Higgins, son of former LSU sports information director Ace Higgins, graduated from LSU in 1979. He is a past president of the Football Writers Association of America and has […]

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Kobe Bryant, Super Bowl LIV, Dusty Baker Dominate Daily Sports New

January 28, 2020 Houston Astros and Dusty Baker are working on manager deal, the negotiations say Baker is working to finalize an agreement to become manager. Former Pittsburgh Pirates OF Starling Marte is heading to the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Cincinnati Reds had committed just $121.1 million in free agency during the 2010s, the lowest total of any […]

Sunday Column

Sunday Column: Eli Manning, Derek Jeter, Super Bowl LIV, Ed Orgeron & Much More

Sports & Entertainment news for the week of January 20-26, 2020 New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning is retiring after 16 seasons and two Super Bowl MVPs. Manning is the son of longtime New Orleans Saints quarterback Archie Manning and the brother of star QB Peyton Manning. “We are proud to have called Eli Manning our quarterback for so many years,” […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports 1/17/20

January 17, 2020 One Big Thing: The New York Mets have announced that they mutually agreed to part ways with manager Carlos Beltran. This comes after speculation over his status and involvement in the latest cheating scandal, and follows the firings of Jeff Luhnow and AJ Hinch as well as the mutual parting between Alex Cora and the […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports 1/16/20

January 16, 2020 One Big Thing: New Orleans Pelicans general manager David Griffin says star Zion Williamson is expected to make his season debut Jan. 22 against the San Antonio Spurs. “This process has been one that has been really, really good,” Griffin said. “We’ve learned a lot about him. We’re getting the point where we […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What’s New In Sports 1/15/20

January 15, 2020 One Big Thing: Clemson Upsets No. 3 Duke in an ACC Conference Match-Up Just one day after the Clemson Tigers lost their National Championship game to LSU, the Tiger basketball team (8-8) (3-3) beat the Duke Blue Devils (15-2) (5-1) 79-72 at Littlejohn Coliseum. Clemson defeated North Carolina on Saturday evening in […]