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  • Rick Pitino stresses 'no knowledge' of recruiting scandal, cites lie detector test October 18, 2017
    Rick Pitino reiterated that he had "no knowledge" of an alleged payment from a Louisville assistant coach to the family of high-profile recruit Brian Bowen, citing a lie detector test Pitino took earlier this month. As part of a wide-ranging interview with ESPN's Jay Bilas, Pitino discussed the events and alleged activities that prompted an […]
  • Gymnast McKayla Maroney alleges sexual abuse by team doctor October 18, 2017
    Gold medal-winning gymnast McKayla Maroney says she was molested by former USA Gymnastics team doctor Larry Nassar from the time she was 13 to her retirement from the sport last year
  • Goodell: NFL not changing its national anthem policy October 18, 2017
    The NFL is not changing its national anthem policy to require players to stand during the national anthem
  • Dana White: Jon Jones could have held many records October 18, 2017
    UFC president Dana White believes former light heavyweight champion Jon Jones is among the greatest wastes of talent in sports history. White and Jones, 30, have had a strained relationship for years, and it was exacerbated when Jones failed a drug test this summer. He is currently sidelined and facing a maximum suspension of four […]
  • Louisville trustees fire athletic director Tom Jurich October 18, 2017
    Louisville trustees have fired athletic director Tom Jurich, the school's second major official let go this week in the wake of its involvement in a national federal investigation of college basketball