Apr 19, 2019

Daily Roundup: April 19

Top sports stories heading into this weekend: Football, baseball and Kyler Murray: Sports Illustrated writer (and Merrill College alum) Robert Klemko explains the tangled web for the presumptive No. 1 NFL draft pick. The NCAA is slowly but surely changing transfer rules for athletes. How far can Damian Lillard take the Portland Trail Blazers this [...]

Apr 9, 2019

Daily Roundup: April 9

Read a rundown of the latest sports news: The Virginia men’s basketball team topped Texas Tech in overtime last night to win the NCAA championship, rewriting a narrative of postseason failure. Utah Jazz guard Kyle Korver reflects on racism and white privilege in a first-person piece for the Players’ Tribune: “How can I — as [...]

Feb 28, 2019

Daily Roundup: Feb. 28

Catch up on the latest sports news: Serena Williams’ new all-female Nike ad, “Dream Crazier,” hits on an age-old issue: the “hysterical” woman. After winning a Stanley Cup last season with the Washington Capitals, coach Barry Trotz has coached the New York Islanders into a surprise success. Soon-to-retire NBA star Dwayne Wade hit an improbable [...]

Oct 5, 2018

Daily Roundup: Oct. 5

Here’s a roundup of the latest sports news: The undefeated Los Angeles Rams are highlighting the NFL’s “boy genius,” Sean McVay. The Ringer outlines the four must-see matchups in the NFL this week, including Kansas City’s Patrick Mahomes vs. Jacksonville’s defense. If the future of sports rests in sports gambling, then sports are in trouble, [...]

Sep 26, 2018

Daily Roundup: Sept. 26

A look around the world of sports: The NFL is trying to make the sport safer, but its players’ pads are smaller than ever. The more football changes, the more Bill Belichick stays the same. A high school football star from Hawaii moved more than 4,500 miles in pursuit of his dreams. As the 2018 [...]