May 31, 2019

Daily Roundup: May 31

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: Jill Ellis could become the first women’s soccer coach with consecutive World Cup titles. The U.S. Women’s team leader has gotten here by seeking out discomfort, the Wall Street Journal reports. In 2001, a tiny Toronto middle school basketball team won just three games. Then Stephen Curry [...]

May 30, 2019

Daily Roundup: May 30

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: Wednesday’s Cubs-Astros game was delayed in the bottom of the fourth inning after a young fan sitting past the Cubs dugout on the third-base line appeared to be struck by a line drive by Cubs center fielder Albert Almora Jr. “I want to put a net around [...]

May 29, 2019

Daily Roundup: May 29

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: Sports Illustrated magazine has been sold for $110 million to a company that specializes in managing fashion, entertainment and sports brands, including marketing rights to Shaquille O’Neal and Muhammad Ali, the Associated Press reports. Yahoo! Sports’ Pat Forde says LSU doesn’t seem to care that men’s basketball [...]

Povich Center Presents Costas with Lacy-Smith Award
May 28, 2019

Povich Center Presents Costas with Lacy-Smith Award

Bob Costas received the Sam Lacy-Wendell Smith Award from the University of Maryland Philip Merrill College of Journalism’s Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism during a luncheon at Nationals Park Sunday.

May 28, 2019

Daily Roundup: May 28

Here’s a recap of the latest sports news: When the Bruins finally found their legs, it was all over for the St. Louis Blues in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Finals, writes The Boston Globe’s Christopher Gasper. On the eve of the NBA Finals, the Athletic’s Richard Deitsch spoke with NBA analyst Doris Burke [...]