Iowa High School Baseball and Softball Returns; Figure It Out MLB

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If you’re jonesing for some baseball and know you’re not gonna get it for at least awhile while MLB owners and players are squabbling over dollars when essentially every other sports league in America and the world is figuring it out, pray they take a cue from Field of Dreams country. Today, Iowa announced a… Read more »

CNBC Considering Right-Wing Primetime Lineup

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NBCUniversal chief executive Jeff Shell is considering turning over CNBC’s primetime lineup to right-wing talk shows, according to the New York Times‘ Ben Smith. And the new boss at NBC is considering turning CNBC into a right-wing talk channel at night https://t.co/SPH9ztdE4f pic.twitter.com/YvYtnjDaFD — Ben Smith (@benyt) May 31, 2020 This would be a drastic… Read more »

VIDEO: Jon Jones and Chuck Liddell De-Escalating Tensions

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Unless you’ve been living in a tent for the past week, you’ve undoubtedly seen some of the wild scenes play out across America amidst protests following the senseless death of George Floyd. While it’s certainly worth paying attention to the most extreme instances of violence, burning, and looting, the people who are protesting peacefully and/or… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, June 1, 2020

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Mayors Urge Constructive, Not Destructive, Action Over George Floyd’s Death (Politico) “When you have violent eruptions like we’ve seen across America, then we lose sight of even what we are talking about,” Atlanta’s mayor said. Is Baseball Coming Back? Here’s The Latest News On MLB, Player Negotiations To Restart Season (Yahoo! Sports) The MLBPA delivered… Read more »

Videos: Protests and Destruction Break Out Nationwide [UPDATING]

Outkick the Coverage - Videos: Protests and Destruction Break Out Nationwide [UPDATING]

Protests and destruction have broken out across the country in response to the death of George Floyd. Outkick will be keeping you up-to-date with all of the latest videos. Here’s what’s going on now: Fire set at Metro Nashville courthouse during "I Will Breathe" protest. Watch FOX 17 News @ 9pm for team coverage. pic.twitter.com/z880cdiani —… Read more »

Outkick Live: HBO Max, Podcast Wars, and NFL Futures

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Outkick’s Ryan Glasspiegel and Bobby Burack discussed: HBO Max Amazon getting into local podcasting Podcast wars If Ben Shapiro is next to get a big deal NFL futures Other stories at Outkick: Outkick Live with Mike Coppinger: Breaking News Process, Lies, His Rise HBO Max Review: A Strong Offering with Unlimited Challenges Amazon Takes Podcast… Read more »

Barrett Sallee and Dan Wolken Twitter Beef Got Heated

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The country is a powder keg right now for a variety of reasons that don’t really need to be summarized here. When tensions run high, Twitter beefs abound, and we’ve got a heated one on our hands between USA Today columnist Dan Wolken and CBS/SiriusXM college football personality Barrett Sallee (Al.com producer Matt Scalici was… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Friday, May 29, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared more positive data on the coronavirus. Clay discussed highlights from his conversation with Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on his Outkick the Coverage radio show, shared his opinions on the NBA and MLB dragging their feet to get back to work, and commented on the media mess that… Read more »

NBA Sets Target Date for Return

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Adam Silver and the league office have informed the Board of Governors that July 31 is the target date for the return of the 2019-20 NBA season, according to Shams Charania.  NBA commissioner Adam Silver and the league office informed Board of Governors that July 31 is a target date for return of season, sources tell… Read more »

5 Best Streaming Services: Where Does HBO Max Rank?

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HBO Max launched this week adding yet another player to the crowded streaming wars. Max was met with a mixed response but immediately positioned itself above some of its competitors. Here’s where it ranks among the top five streaming services: 5. Amazon Prime Video Amazon Prime Video has the incomparable value of coming with Prime subscriptions.… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday and I hope you reading this back at work instead of continuing to cower in your homes, scared to come outside. First, we had Florida governor Ron DeSantis on the radio show this morning and he was fantastic. You need to go listen to him. There is a ton of news in there,… Read more »

Who Gets the Seats at Sports With Limited Capacity Fans?

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Even as we don’t have specific dates for the NBA, MLB, and NHL returns, the next iteration of sports coming back will be not a question of whether any fans can attend games, but how many and whom. As I wrote before, don’t believe what you hear with surveys asking if people will go to… Read more »

VIDEO: CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez Arrested On-Air in Minneapolis

Outkick the Coverage - VIDEO: CNN Reporter Omar Jimenez Arrested On-Air in Minneapolis

Early this morning, CNN correspondent Omar Jimenez and his camera crew were arrested in Minneapolis: Minnesota police arrest CNN reporter and camera crew as they report from protests in Minneapolis https://t.co/IY0H1Lc77E pic.twitter.com/s9XmwVfabP — New Day (@NewDay) May 29, 2020 Jimenez and his crew were in Minneapolis covering the tumultuous aftermath in the city after video… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, May 29, 2020

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Baseball May Never Fully Recover If It Loses Season This Way (New York Post) This is different than 1994, when it truly felt like baseball had finally gone and poured gasoline all over itself, gone and done irreparable harm. Bad as 1994 was, baseball wasn’t yet considered damaged. It is different now. World Leaders React To China’s… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Thursday, May 28, 2020

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared more positive data on the coronavirus front. Clay also praised Texas for not only allowing professional sports to return on June 1st, but for also allowing 25% of crowds to be present, commented on the NFL owners deciding to vote against the proposed onside kick rule, questioned the NBA and… Read more »