Wednesday, October 23, 2019
Nike's Parker Says Resignation About Timing, Not Doping Scandal
Nike played up Donahoe's appointment as a "natural move for the company as it steps up its digital-focused efforts" despite fallout from Oregon Project.
MLB's Investigation Of Astros Incident Dampens World Series Hype
SI reporter who first wrote about incident characterized Brandon Taubman's actions as "certainly unsettling."
Juan Soto Takes Talents To Big Stage During World Series Debut
The Nationals star has "charisma to match his talent," and Soto so far in his short MLB career does not appear to "shrink from the limelight."
Jets QB "Not Embarrased" By Comment, Wishes ESPN Pulled It
There is a "trust between teams and NFL Films to keep comments that could potentially embarrass players, coaches or teams off air."
Pirates Continue Overhaul, Part Ways With President Frank Coonelly
The Pirates called the parting mutual, with both sides "believing new leadership was required" at this time.
Life After Ball: Dwyane Wade Joining TNT As NBA Commentator
Wade will contribute to a "variety of projects across Turner's entire portfolio and cross-over a number of areas including sports, lifestyle and entertainment."
Average CFB Coach Pay Up 9% From '18; Dabo Swinney Leads Way
Swinney is one of 10 coaches to earn at least $6M. The average pay on the FBS level is $2.67M.