The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 25, 2019

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N.C.A.A. Tournament: Duke Avoids Upset In Win Over Central Florida (New York Times) Zion Williamson scored 32 points in Duke’s win over Central Florida on Sunday. Mueller Doesn’t Find Trump Campaign Conspired With Russia (Wall Street Journal) President Trump called the findings a “complete and total exoneration.” Rob Gronkowski Is Going Out On Top (The Ringer) After nine… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, March 22, 2019

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March Madness Real-Time Win Probabilities (538) In-game win probabilities and chances of advancing, updating live. ISIS Caliphate Has Crumbled And Last Stronghold Liberated (Fox News) Although local media say Baghouz, Syria is now fully liberated, U.S. military leaders say there are still remnants possibly hiding in caves. The Ja Morant Triple-Double Experience Is An Instant March Madness… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, March 21, 2019

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2019 March Madness Predictions (538) In-game win probabilities and chances of advancing, updating live. Disney-Fox Deal Is Complete; CEO Bob Iger’s Big Swing Could Change Media Industry (LA Times) Iger has worked tirelessly to position Disney as the world’s preeminent entertainment company. Can Zion Williamson Join The Triple Ones Club? (The Ringer) How many players have won… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, March 20, 2019

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‘Absolutely No Way’ Robert Kraft Will Take No-Plea Deal In Prostitution Case (New York Post) The state attorney’s office says it will drop the charges if he admits he would have been found guilty at trial of soliciting a prostitute. A Trojan Horse: USC Was The Most Frequent Target In Alleged Admissions Scheme (Washington Post) The… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag. Reminder, we will be doing Lock It In live from Las Vegas at the MGM Grand on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week. If you want to come watch us live, they’ll be giving out tickets at 1 pacific time. Okay, here we go. “Is Lori Loughlin… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 19, 2019

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Why Zion Williamson Is Poised To Change The Course Of NCAA History (The Atlantic) There is no more exciting player in college basketball—in all of basketball, perhaps—than Duke’s Zion Williamson. Warren Calls For Scrapping U.S. Electoral College In 2020 Televised Town Hall (Reuters) It was the first time Warren has explicitly called to eliminate the system… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 18, 2019

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N.C.A.A. Tournament: Duke And The A.C.C. Rule The Bracket (New York Times) Zion Williamson and Duke received the top seed in the N.C.A.A. tournament. Biden Announces He’s Running — Then Corrects Himself (Politico) For an instant, Joe Biden was running. 2019 NCAA Tournament Bracket Breakdown: A Region-By-Region Guide (SI) Here’s everything you need to know about the… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice! I’m in LA this morning to do work for “Lock It In” so I’m bleary eyed after a late night/early morning Outkick, but let’s get rolling with the mailbag to distract all of you at work. Eddy writes: “Longtime fan of the mailbag. I know you’re a thinker and I like your… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, March 15, 2019

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Syracuse’s Frank Howard Denies He Tried To Trip Duke’s Zion Williamson After A Dunk (USA Today) Zion finished a perfect 13-for-13 from the floor while leading Duke to a 84-72 win. Lori Loughlin’s Daughters Drop Out Of USC After Admissions Scandal (New York Post) They’re afraid of being bullied over the massive college admissions scam. John McClain’s… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, March 14, 2019

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Five N.F.L. Teams That Have Already Shaken Up Their Rosters (New York Times) As the N.F.L. turned its calendar to the 2019 season a number of teams have already made grand attempts to rework their rosters. The Tip, The Yale Coach And The Wire: How The College Admissions Scam Unraveled (Wall Street Journal) The investigation snared families… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, March 13, 2019

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It’s Time to Take the Browns Seriously Now That They Have Odell (The Ringer) Cleveland is dominating this offseason after completing a blockbuster trade for the receiver. College Admissions Scandal: Actresses, Business Leaders And Other Wealthy Parents Charged (New York Times) It was the Justice Department’s largest ever college admissions prosecution. Le’Veon Bell Saga Finally Ends As… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time to hop in the anonymous mailbag. But before you do, March Madness is here. So why not hop on over to My Bookie and sign up using the code “Outkick” to win some money before the college basketball season is over? Send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Okay, here… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 12, 2019

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Russell Westbrook To Fan At Jazz Game: ‘I’ll F— You Up, You And Your Wife’ (Yahoo! Sports) Russell Westbrook’s contentious relationship with Utah Jazz fans hit a new level Monday Nancy Pelosi: Congress Should Not Impeach Trump (New York Post) House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has revealed she does not support impeaching President Trump because it would be… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, March 11, 2019

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The Antonio Brown Trade Offers A Glimpse Into The Raiders’ Future (The Ringer) It’s possible that Brown will come to infect this organization the same way he did Pittsburgh, but that’s a gamble the Raiders will accept. Covington Catholic Student’s Lawyer Plans Lawsuit Against CNN After Suing Washington Post (USA Today) Nick Sandmann plans to sue CNN… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, rejoice. I’m up in New York City today for Fox News hits so I’m cranking out the mailbag early this week and I’m headed straight to their studios up here as soon as I click publish. Yep, your boy is always working. So let’s go ahead and dive in here with the question… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, March 8, 2019

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Wiretap Reveals LSU Coach Will Wade Discussed Recruiting ‘Offer’ With Hoops Scandal Middleman (Yahoo! Sports) The tape suggests the FBI possesses additional evidence and phone conversations that could be entered into evidence in the second trial. Paul Manafort Sentenced To 47 Months (Wall Street Journal) Ex-Trump campaign chairman gets considerably less than prosecutors had sought for tax… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, March 7, 2019

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We’ll Know Which NFL Teams Are Paying Attention At The Draft (The Ringer) There were lessons to be learned from the combine about which players are most desirable in the modern NFL. Mark Zuckerberg Says He’ll Shift Focus To Users’ Privacy (New York Times) Facebook would change from being a digital town square to creating a… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, March 6, 2019

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Why The Lakers’ 2019 NBA Playoff Odds Are Next To Impossible (Sporting News) The Lakers are buried in the Western Conference standings. Southern Border At ‘Breaking Point’ After More Than 76,000 Illegal Immigrants Tried Crossing In February (Fox) An increase of 31 percent over January were apprehended. Adidas Officials And Aspiring Agent Receive Prison Sentences In… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, rejoice, the anonymous mailbag is here to make your life complete. As always, you can send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Here we go: “A bartender that I frequently buy drinks from has made it pretty clear to me that she wants to bang. She is super hot. However, word… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, March 5, 2019

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LeBron James, Slumping Lakers Fall Further Back In West With Loss Vs. Clippers (Bleacher Report) The Lakers’ dismal season continued Monday with a 113-105 loss to the Clippers at Staples Center. Trump And GOP Make ‘Socialism’ The Bogeyman Of 2020, As Democrats Bristle (Dallas News) Sanders and freshman Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez of New York, are driving much… Read more »