College basketball picks, schedule: Predictions for Alabama vs. Gonzaga and other top games Saturday -

Our experts make their predictions on the biggest games of the day

Frank Vogel Defends Controversial Decision - Lakers Nation

Frank Vogel is sticking with the strategy that he deployed against the Clippers...Also subscribe to our NBA Front Office Channel:

Hall of Famer Claude Humphrey dies at 77 - NBC Sports

Claude Humphrey, a Hall of Famer who was one of the best pass rushers in football throughout his 14-year career, has died at the age of 77. After starring at Tennessee State, Humphrey went to the Falcons with the third overall pick in the 1968 NFL draft. He m…

76ers face social media ridicule for misfiring on 'peachy' tweet - Fox News

The Philadelphia 76ers were mocked on Twitter on Friday after the team defeated the Atlanta Hawks, 98-96, thanks to Joel Embiid’s last-second jumper to win the game before time expired.

Virginia Tech expected to hire Derek Jones - 247Sports

Virginia Tech expected to make a big defensive hire

Callum Wilson grabs crucial Newcastle United lead v. Burnley | Premier League | NBC Sports - NBC Sports

Nick Pope spills Joe Willock's cross, and Callum Wilson lifts home a well-taken strike to give Newcastle a precious advantage against Burnley. #NBCSports #Pr...

Nebraska defensive lineman Damion Daniels will forgo a sixth season at Nebraska and enter the NFL Draft. - - Nebraska

Nebraska defensive lineman Damion Daniels will forgo a sixth season at Nebraska and enter the NFL Draft.

Everything Notre Dame coach Marcus Freeman said on ESPN College GameDay - Irish Illustrated

Notre Dame Fighting Irish football coach Marcus Freeman's whirlwind week continued on ESPN College Gameday.

Source - Seattle Seahawks to activate RB Adrian Peterson off practice squad for Sunday's game - ESPN

The Seahawks will activate running back Adrian Peterson off the practice squad for Sunday's game against the 49ers, a source told ESPN's Jeremy Fowler.

Nepo Fails To Press! | World Chess Championship Game 7 -

After a record-breaking and historic day yesterday, the seventh game came quickly for the players. Could Magnus extend his lead, was there be another draw or...

Hamilton summoned for impeding and yellow flag breach in Jeddah FP3 -, Edition: Global

Lewis Hamilton has been summoned by the stewards for two rule breaches in final Formula 1 practice for the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix, putting him at risk of a grid penalty.

Charlotte Hornets have four players, including LaMelo Ball and Terry Rozier, enter COVID-19 protocols -

The Charlotte Hornets have had four players -- LaMelo Ball, Jalen McDaniels, Mason Plumlee and Terry Rozier -- enter into the NBA's health and safety protocols, it was announced Saturday.

College basketball rankings: Purdue nearly blows big lead, but holds on vs. Iowa to make case for No. 1 -

The 8-0 Boilermakers are No. 1 in the CBS Sports Top 25 And 1 and are expected to move to the top spot in Monday's AP Top 25

Kirby Smart and Nick Saban share hilarious pickup basketball memory on eve of SEC title game - DawgNation

LeBron James ‘confused, frustrated, angry’ by NBA’s COVID-19 protocols -

LOS ANGELES (WJW) — LeBron James returned to the court on Friday after NBA COVID protocols kept him isolated at home for a positive test and he has something to say about it. The league said Thursday that James is not positive for COVID-19 despite a series of…

5 things to watch as the Chiefs host the Broncos - Arrowhead Pride

Fresh off a bye week, Kansas City welcomes in Denver for a game that decides the current top spot in the AFC West.

Miami targets Oregon coach Mario Cristobal, Clemson AD with Manny Diaz still employed, per reports -

Cristobal has led the Ducks to two consecutive Pac-12 Championships and has deep ties to Miami

A Missed Opportunity, Stroman's Tinkering and Core Strength, Major Minor Story, and Other Cubs Bullets -

The Cubs did some useful evaluating last year, but not as much as they could have. Also: good gravy, Marcus Stroman is strong.

Giants’ notebook: Mike Glennon’s first start, secondary depth, more - Big Blue View

A few leftover note sand quotes from the week

Heat will immediately be on Yankees, many others when MLB lockout ends - New York Post

These clubs and players will emerge from their shutdown slumber and immediately face the most heat, no matter the season.

Saudi Arabian Grand Prix qualifying LIVE: F1 result as Hamilton claims pole after Verstappen hits wall - The Independent

Follow all the latest F1 news and updates from the Saudi Arabian Grand Prix as Lewis Hamilton claimed a dramatic pole position following an error from his title rival

Klopp's reaction: Late win, mentality and 'the legendary Divock Origi' | Wolves vs Liverpool - Liverpool FC

Manager Jürgen Klopp speaks immediately following the Reds' dramatic victory over Wolverhampton Wanderers at Molineux.Get full-match replays, exclusive train...

Exeter win another Saracens grudge match as rivals pay for ill-discipline - The Guardian

Exeter beat Saracens 18-15 at Sandy Park, a tight game ultimately decided by a decisive try from Luke Cowan-Dickie

Watford vs Man City LIVE score and goal updates as Raheem Sterling and Bernardo Silva give Blues early lead - Manchester Evening News

Manchester City return to Premier League action with a trip to Watford on Saturday evening.

Barnsley 1-1 Huddersfield: Goals from Lewis O'Brien and Carlton Morris see Tykes and Terriers draw - BBC News

Barnsley and Huddersfield share the points after a 1-1 draw at Oakwell in the Championship.

3 talking points as Rangers cruise to Dundee win and Joe Aribo strengthens player of the year credentials - Scottish Daily Record

The Nigeria midfielder is going from strength to strength and it was another excellent performance to down the hapless Dark Blues.

Carlsen draws with Nepomniachtchi in game seven to back up breakthrough - The Guardian

Magnus Carlsen played to a quiet 41-move draw with Ian Nepomniachtchi on Saturday in the seventh game of their world championship match in Dubai

Michael Owen's prediction for Ralf Rangnick's first match as Man Utd manager vs Crystal Palace -

Man Utd will take on Crystal Palace in Ralf Rangnick's first game in charge and Michael Owen has backed the Red Devils to see off the Eagles, despite their impressive recent record at Old Trafford

Arsenal duo at risk of losing place in Mikel Arteta's core group after £226m transfer spree - Football.London

Arsenal news takes a closer look at the most used players under Mikel Arteta's reign as head coach/manager following his return to north London in December 2019

Ben Brereton on target as Blackburn Rovers move up to fourth - Lancashire Telegraph

Ben Brereton scored his 17th of the season to give Rovers derby honours at Ewood Park as they edged out Preston North End.

Arthur Masuaku’s late fluke completes West Ham’s comeback win over Chelsea - The Guardian

Arthur Masuaku scored a remarkable late winner on a day for Édouard Mendy to forget as West Ham levelled twice then beat Chelsea 3-2

'Kaka-esque!' - Arsenal fan in meltdown over what Gabriel Martinelli did against Man Utd - Football.London

Gabriel Martinelli was one of few Arsenal players to emerge from the 3-2 defeat against Manchester United with any credit as he impressed supporters with his performance

'I'm certain' - Dimitar Berbatov names manager who can take 'next step' at Everton - Liverpool Echo

Former Everton star Wayne Rooney has been tipped to replace the under pressure Rafa Benitez at Goodison Park

Ralf Rangnick drops £81m hint on his perfect first signing for Manchester United this summer - Manchester Evening News

Ralf Rangnick's maiden Manchester United press conference may have dropped a hint about his transfer plans at Old Trafford.

Varane gives honest take on playing with maligned Man Utd star Maguire - TEAMtalk

Varane has opened up on playing alongside Harry Maguire - a player who has drawn severe criticism for sub-par displays at Manchester United this season.

Revealed: The six venues where F1 plans sprint races in 2022 -

Formula 1 has proposed the six venues it wants to host sprint races in 2022, Autosport can reveal, as formal discussions begin with teams about next year’s format.

West Brom player ratings v Coventry as TGH excels & Mowatt shines - Birmingham Live

The Baggies clung on to deliver three vital points for Valerien Ismael at Coventry

St Johnstone: What's gone wrong at the double cup winners? - BBC News

How have St Johnstone gone from completing a momentous cup double to struggling in the Scottish Premiership?

Newcastle United vs Burnley LIVE Jamaal Lascelles and Miguel Almiron start - ChronicleLive

Newcastle United host Burnley at St James' Park in a huge game at the bottom of the Premier League

No Lewis Dunk in Brighton side to take on Southampton in Premier League - The Argus

GRAHAM Potter has named his side to take on Southampton and has included Tariq Lamptey in the starting line-up.