John Calipari and Bob Huggins showcase rivalry, friendship on CBS Sports Connected

John Calipari has a national championship ring and regularly brings in top-ranked recruiting classes at Kentucky. But his record as a coach is still lacking in one area of personal significance: His head-to-head record with Bob Huggins is just 4-8. That has not stopped Calipari from maintaining a close friendship Read more

Rough day for Bundesliga American players: Weston McKennie left on island, John Brooks nearly scores own goal

Bundesliga returned to action on Saturday after a two-month hiatus due to the coronavirus pandemic. As always, the German league gives us a chance to catch plenty of Americans players overseas, including key members of the United States men’s national team. Five Americans were expected to play on Saturday in Read more

49ers GM John Lynch updates rehab progress of Jerick McKinnon, optimistic for 2020 return

The San Francisco 49ers had the top rushing attack in the NFC without Jerick McKinnon. Imagine the possibilities when the franchise gets their (former) highest-paid running back in the fold.  San Francisco has been waiting patiently for McKinnon to return to the field after devastating knee injuries in back-to-back years. Read more

John Stockton almost wasn’t in ‘The Last Dance,’ called it a ‘Michael Jordan puff piece,’ director says

“The Last Dance” fundamentally exists to tell Michael Jordan’s story. Although that might be gratifying for him and his teammates, the players that they vanquished along the way have not been so eager to relive those memories. Patrick Ewing revealed this week that he hasn’t even been watching the documentary. Read more

John Lynch reveals 49ers had ‘internal discussion’ about Tom Brady but still believe in Jimmy Garoppolo

Before landing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers in 2020 NFL free agency, Tom Brady was rumored to have mutual interest in joining the San Francisco 49ers, who were fresh off a Super Bowl appearance with his former New England Patriots backup, Jimmy Garoppolo. Appearing on “The Rich Eisen Show” Tuesday, Read more

John Lynch: 49ers have had ‘active’ trade discussions dangling Marquise Goodwin and have come close to deal

The San Francisco 49ers haven’t been shy about addressing the possibility of slot receiver Marquise Goodwin being traded by the club this offseason. Rumblings of that possibly were out there in the aftermath of their Super Bowl LIV loss to the Kansas City Chiefs and head coach Kyle Shanahan even Read more