May 15, 2018

Daily Roundup: May 15

Get up to speed on the latest and greatest sports news: The NBA draft lottery will be held at 7:30 p.m. tonight. How could ESPN spice up its telecast? Seattle Mariners second baseman Robinson Cano received an 80-game suspension for violating MLB’s joint drug agreement. What could that mean for his Hall of Fame odds? [...]

George Solomon on late sportswriter Bill Nack
May 15, 2018

George Solomon on late sportswriter Bill Nack

The great sportswriter Bill Nack, who passed away in Washington on April 13 at the age of 77, loved to write. But even greater than his passion for good writing was his love of reading.

Povich Rewind: Granny Rice
May 15, 2018

Povich Rewind: Granny Rice

Readers of the sports pages of another era appreciated the likes of Shirley Povich and the legendary Grantland Rice, who passed away in 1954 and elicited this appreciation from Povich.