Sunday Column

Sunday Column: NFL Plans On Draft To Go On As Scheduled April 23-25, 2020 & Much More

March 29, 2020 The 2020 NFL Draft will not be rescheduled due to COVID-19 concerns, according to Tom Pelissero of NFL.com. The league’s Management Council Executive Committee discussed the issue earlier Thursday, and commissioner Roger Goodell subsequently sent a memo to teams indicating the committee “was unanimous and unequivocal that the draft should go forward as scheduled on April […]

COLLEGE ATHLETICS

Kean University Athletics Cancels Spring Break Road Trips Over Coronavirus Concerns

March 4th, 2020 Kean University in Union, N.J., has suspended travel for its athletes amid the coronavirus outbreak out of an “abundance of caution,” a spokesperson said Wednesday. The baseball, men’s lacrosse, women’s lacrosse, softball and men’s volleyball teams all have had games scratched, according to keanathletics.com. It’s softball and baseball teams, which were slated to participate in […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING Sunday Column WHAT'S NEW

Sunday Column: One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports

February 16, 2020 One Big Thing: President Donald Trump will attend Sunday’s Daytona 500 and is toying with the idea of getting out on the track himself. Trump is planning to take a lap in the presidential limousine nicknamed “The Beast,” per multiple sources. Though, everyone involved cautions that nothing is finalized at this point. […]

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

Reactions & Statements On The Death Of Kobe Bryant

January 27, 2020 NBA Commissioner Adam Silver issued an official statement following the death of NBA and Los Angeles Lakers legend Kobe Bryant. “For 20 seasons, Kobe showed us what is possible when remarkable talent blends with an absolute devotion to winning.  He was one of the most extraordinary players in the history of our game with […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, What's New In Sports 1/23/20

January 23, 2020 One Big Thing: Derek Jeter, the longtime New York Yankees captain, appeared on 396 of 397 ballots cast by the Baseball Writers’ Association of America, falling just short of the record set last year when longtime Yankees teammate Mariano Rivera became the first unanimous selection. Jeter’s 99.7 voting percentage moved above Ken […]

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 […]

ON THIS DAY ONE BIG THING WHAT'S NEW

One Big Thing, On This Day, Whats New In Sports 1/14/20

January 14, 2020 One Big Thing: Joe Burrow Had The Best Season Ever In College Football Joe Burrow capped his record-breaking, Heisman-winning season by bringing a national championship to LSU. Burrow threw five touchdown passes, ran for another score and capped one of the greatest seasons in college football history by leading No. 1 LSU […]