— PRESSURE IS ON: The Clippers. They were the offseason champions in the summer of 2019, getting Leonard and George. They had a 3-1 lead in this series. They could set up a made-for-TV Lakers-Clippers showdown for a spot in the NBA Finals. If the Nuggets go home Wednesday, the perception will be that they had a good year and have a bright future. If the Clippers go home Wednesday, the perception will be that a disaster happened. … [Read more...] about Clippers, Nuggets set to decide matters in Game 7
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Right now, the NFL’s COVID-19 protocols are incredibly strict and, on the whole, working. Of the thousands of players in the NFL, there are only six of them on the COVID-19 list. The primary reason has been the testing: Players have been tested every single day since training camp began, a practice that will continue during the season. (Players will only not be tested on game days themselves.) But teams have also had the advantage of not traveling during training camp, which will obviously end once the season begins, since there is no bubble, and teams will playing at their home fields. The NFL had the advantage of watching other sports deal with the pandemic and seeing what worked and what didn’t, and their plan most closely resembles Major League Baseball, the other unbubbled major sport. MLB had a major outbreak with the St. Louis Cardinals, but not because the team violated the protocols, but because they obeyed them. The Cardinals, after several players tested … [Read more...] about The NFL Is Returning To a Different World. Can It Adapt?
**Want FOX News Halftime Report in your inbox every day? Sign up here.**On the roster: Trump said to consider spending his own money on race - Trump, Biden deadlocked in Florida - Analysis shows absentee ballot rejections could triple - Fauci says vaccine ‘unlikely’ by Election Day - CSI: SardiniaTRUMP SAID TO CONSIDER SPENDING HIS OWN MONEY ON RACEBloomberg: “President Donald Trump has discussed spending as much as $100 million of his own money on his re-election campaign, if necessary, to beat Democratic nominee Joe Biden, according to people familiar with the matter. The billionaire president has talked about the idea with multiple people, though he hasn’t yet committed to any self-funding, according to people briefed on internal deliberations. Though Trump personally contributed $66 million to his 2016 campaign, it would be unprecedented for an incumbent president to put his own money toward winning a second term. Trump has sought advice about whether he … [Read more...] about Trump said to consider spending his own money on race
It’s beyond dispute that the media’s treatment of Trump is overwhelmingly negative, and there’s no longer much pretense about it. In the past, this has often worked to his advantage by turbo-charging the arguments that Trump wants out there, even if he gets scuffed up in the process. And his supporters don’t believe the press anyway. … [Read more...] about Trump’s media domination fueled his rise — and now could backfire
Bucks Reasons for staying: To understand what drives Antetokounmpo, one needs only to read his Twitter bio: “Family-Loyalty-Legacy.” This is someone who still appreciates that Milwaukee took a chance on him when he was just a raw, gangly teenager who’d never played above Greece’s second division. Unlike some other perennial All-Stars, Antetokounmpo feels no urge to leave his small market for a bigger one. … [Read more...] about Giannis Antetokounmpo’s future: Why Warriors could still have a chance