UFC Vegas 42 in Tweets: Fighters react to Max Holloway and Jair Rodriguez’s five-round war

Max Holloway and Yair Rodriguez used MMA technique in the book in a five-round display of high-level action in the headliner of UFC Vegas 42. Reviews from the MMA community were universally positive for the top-tier featherweights, who battled back and forth to the final bell. Ultimately, Holloway took home Read more

Every list and ranking you need for the 2021-22 college basketball season, dedicated to Dick Vitale

The late, great Skip Prosser used to say “never delay gratitude.” Gratitude. I am so grateful for so many things around the game as we enter the 2021-22 season. Gratitude is the overwhelming feeling after a 2021 season that was compromised by the global pandemic. There is renewed hope of Read more

Dutch Eredivisie has been canceled without a champion; Ajax denied league title despite slim first-place lead

The Dutch Eredivisie’s season has been cancelled due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak. A conference call between the Dutch FA (KNVB) and clubs was held on Friday before the league was declared null and void, de Telegraaf reports. Official word came on Friday afternoon. No champion will be crowned and there Read more

With baseball returning to Korea, here are four ways MLB can follow the KBO’s lead for a 2020 season

The Korea Baseball Organization is expected to announce plans this week to begin its regular season in early May, according to Jee-ho Yoo of the Yonhap News Agency. Preseason contests are getting underway Tuesday. Should KBO succeed with its plans, it would become the second baseball league to launch its Read more

Clay Helton, Jim Harbaugh lead list of college football coaches feeling pressure entering 2020

Every coach in America has enormous pressure to win every season, but several coaches at high-profile schools will enter this 2020 with pressure as strong as a depressurized airplane at 30,000 feet. Skyrocketing salaries, pristine facilities and top-level success on the recruiting trail have contributed to a “win now” mentality Read more

2020 Masters simulation: Jon Rahm opens strong with two-shot lead entering the weekend

The 2020 Masters has been delayed until November due to the coronavirus pandemic, but that didn’t stop data scientist Rick Gehman from playing out the tournament as if it was played as scheduled. A SportsLine expert who co-hosts “The First Cut” podcast on CBS Sports, Gehman’s simulations are used by countless Read more