Georgetown coach and NBA legend Patrick Ewing home from hospital recovering from COVID-19

Georgetown coach Patrick Ewing has been discharged from the hospital and is home recovering after being diagnosed with COVID-19, the disease caused by the coronavirus, his son announced on Monday. Ewing was admitted to a local hospital for isolation upon his diagnosis and is now on the mend. “My father Read more

2020 Shoemaker Mile predictions, odds, top contenders: Handicapping legend reveals surprising picks

On Memorial Day, several of the country’s best milers square off in the 2020 Shoemaker Mile at Santa Anita Park. The Chad Brown-trained Raging Bull is the 7-2 morning-line favorite in the latest 2020 Shoemaker Mile odds, but he has lost five straight starts and hasn’t raced since September. Last Read more

Caylin Newton, younger brother of Auburn legend Cam Newton, announces transfer to Tigers

Former Howard quarterback Caylin Newton has finally announced that he will follow in the footsteps of his older brother and spend his remaining eligibility as a grad student at Auburn. Newton graduated from Howard this month and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.  Newton tweeted his decision Friday evening, Read more

Caylin Newton, younger brother of Auburn legend Cam Newton, announces transfer to Tigers

Former Howard quarterback Caylin Newton has finally announced that he will follow in the footsteps of his older brother and spend his remaining eligibility as a grad student at Auburn. Newton graduated from Howard this month and will have two seasons of eligibility remaining.  Newton tweeted his decision Friday evening, Read more

Georgetown coach and NBA legend Patrick Ewing announces he has tested positive for COVID-19

Georgetown basketball coach and former New York Knicks great Patrick Ewing is “isolated at a local hospital” after testing positive for COVID-19, according to a statement released Friday from the Georgetown athletic department shared on Ewing’s Twitter account. “I want to share that I have tested positive for COVID-19,” Ewing Read more

Previously unseen Karl Malone interview reveals how painful 1998 Finals still are for Jazz legend

Last Sunday, “The Last Dance” wrapped up with episodes nine and 10 of the documentary about Michael Jordan and the 1997-98 Chicago Bulls. After much build-up, the project finally centered on the 1998 Finals, in particular the deciding Game 6 in Utah.  Jordan, of course, won that game almost by Read more

How the legend of Michael Jordan’s ‘flu game’ has evolved since the 1997 NBA Finals

Questioning the greatness of Michael Jordan is a fool’s errand that only the smarmiest of hot-take edgelords would dare consider doing. Yet, one of Jordan’s greatest physical accomplishments has been the subject of ‘well actually-ing’ and speculation since, well, the moment it ended.  We’re talking, of course, about the “flu Read more