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Ahead of move to name his interim replacement, Jurich fights back

Ahead of move to name his interim replacement, Jurich fights back

Interim president Dr. Greg Postel announced Vince Tyra would temporarily lead the athletics program. In other words, Louisville wants to fire Pitino for cause and owe him nothing more than the money it will pay him while on administrative leave.


Lonzo Ball exits Lakers game with ankle injury

Lonzo Ball exits Lakers game with ankle injury

Through six training camp practices and now two preseason games , Nuggets' coach Michael Malone's focus has been simple: defense. "I don't like that we lost, but I do like that we are starting to get a foundation now". The Lakers play next on Wednesday against Denver in Ontario, Calif. A retooled Denver squad now brought in four-time All-Star Paul Milsap, and the forward displayed his toughness with a strong rejection of Julius Randle early in the game.


Eli Manning Says Giants Need To Believe They're Still In The Hunt

Eli Manning Says Giants Need To Believe They're Still In The Hunt

The Giants have now lost two more games and the list of good teams that have started a season 0-4 is harder to find than the proverbial needle in the haystack. "I don't see anyone playing scared out there", McAdoo said. Second and third quarters we're playing some pretty good football. But to closely watch your best player jump up and down in excruciating pain is just, well, excruciating.


Bengals intercept Browns in red zone

Bengals intercept Browns in red zone

Jackson was an awesome presence in Cincinnati , so I winced when he went north because I knew that would either mean the Browns would become good or he would fail. The Jets, the Browns opponent next Sunday, were 0-2, but since then the Jets have won two straight. Kizer covered the ball 14 yards behind the line of scrimmage.


Justin Gatlin left off athlete of the year shortlist

Justin Gatlin left off athlete of the year shortlist

Gatlin, 35, shocked Usain Bolt in 100m finals at the World Athletics Championships in August, the Jamaican's swan song of a glittering career. Farah's rivals for the award, which will be decided partially by votes from the IAAF Council, its wider community and the public, includes South Africa's 400m world champion, Wayde van Niekerk , as well Germany's javelin world champion Johannes Vetter, and Luvo Manyonga , who won long jump gold after beating an addiction to crystal meth.