Month: June 2020

Lawes, Ludlam extend Northampton deals

4:00 PM BST England internationals Courtney Lawes and Lewis Ludlam have signed contract extensions at Northampton Saints, the club announced on Tuesday. Fellow England teammates Teimana Harrison, Piers Francis and George Furbank also extended their deals at the club, while Wales fly-half Dan Biggar and Scotland centre Rory Hutchinson also agreed new terms. This year’s …

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They do not see themselves as heroes, but rather teammates in a race against a virus

Jun 26, 2020 ESPN staff TO COMPETE AS a college athlete, you need talent, determination, and a willingness to drive your body and mind to the edge. After the competition is over, beyond the playing fields and arenas where the games and the races and the wins and losses are tallied, lie the challenges that …

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Inside the rise of MLB’s Ivy League culture: Stunning numbers and a question of what’s next

8:00 AM ET AT A TIME when industries across America are facing a racial reckoning following the killing of George Floyd by Minneapolis police and the rising support of the Black Lives Matter movement, Chicago Cubs president of baseball operations, Theo Epstein, spoke out recently about the homogeneity of today’s Major League Baseball front offices. …

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Premier League Correct Score Tips: Infogol's predictions for every match of GW32 part 2

Premier League Correct Score Tips: Infogol’s predictions for every match of GW32 part 2

Another Narrow Arsenal win Arsenal vs NorwichWednesday, 18:00 Arsenal got their first win since the restart last midweek, beating Southampton thanks to two goalkeeping errors, with the Gunners creating just 0.8 xGF excluding the gifts from the Saints keeper. Their process at home under Mikel Arteta is negative (1.5 xGF, 1.6 xGA per game), but …

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MVP, but 0-2 in the playoffs — is there reason to worry about Lamar Jackson?

6:35 AM ET This week, I’m going to check in with the quarterbacks from the 2018 NFL draft for progress reports through their first two seasons. Five quarterbacks were drafted in the first round that year, and I’ll take detailed looks at Lamar Jackson (Tuesday), Josh Allen (Wednesday), Baker Mayfield (Thursday) and Sam Darnold (Friday). …

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