College basketball rankings: Arizona State slips in Top 25 And 1 after Romello White enters transfer portal

One of the most surprising developments this offseason came when five-star guard Josh Christopher picked Arizona State over Michigan. It was a great moment for Sun Devils coach Bobby Hurley because, on paper, it meant a heralded recruit would be joining three experienced double-digit scorers from last season’s team. But Read more

Dodgers star Clayton Kershaw voices concern about MLB’s Arizona plan: ‘I don’t think that’s doable’

Major League Baseball is currently on indefinite hiatus because of the novel coronavirus threat, and the league is considering many different scenarios for a possible return. Among them is the Arizona Plan, which calls for playing all games in the greater Phoenix area (at Chase Field, spring training parks, etc.) Read more

MLB’s ‘Arizona plan’ remains likeliest path to 2020 season; players may be asked to take pay cut, report says

Major League Baseball continues to discuss any possible way a 2020 season can happen, and the more time progresses and reporting we hear, the more it seems most like that the so-dubbed “Arizona plan” is going to be the route that is taken.  That would be all 30 teams in Read more

David Samson: Mike Trout’s opinion on the MLB Arizona plan doesn’t matter, the problems with the idea do

Sports leagues are trying to figure out a way to resume games while keeping everyone safe during the coronavirus pandemic, but there is no easy solution. Rumors of an “Arizona plan” to play the MLB season have been swirling, with many players speaking out about their concerns with the idea. Read more

Mike Trout discusses ‘red flags’ with MLB’s potential Arizona plan: ‘It has to be realistic’

Although Los Angeles Angels outfielder Mike Trout is widely held as the best player in Major League Baseball, he seldom goes out of his way to comment on many topics, or to otherwise insert himself into the story. Trout’s taciturn nature can work against him, as it limits his visibility Read more

College basketball rankings: Arizona State enters early Top 25 And 1 after landing top-10 recruit

When Version 1.0 of the 2020-21 CBS Sports Preseason Top 25 And 1 published last month, 247Sports’ Crystal Ball projected 5-star guard Josh Christopher to eventually commit to Michigan. So, based on the way I do things, I placed Christopher on Michigan’s projected roster and ranked the Wolverines 15th. It’s Read more

College basketball recruiting: Five-star guard Joshua Christopher commits to Arizona State

Arizona State landed a commitment from one of the highest-rated basketball commitments left on the board when Joshua Christopher announced his intent to play for the Sun Devils on Monday night. Christopher is a five-star shooting guard and the No. 10 overall prospect in the 2020 class, according to the Read more