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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

Outkick the Coverage - Outkick Live: HBO Max, Podcast Wars, and NFL Futures

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

Outkick the Coverage - Barrett Sallee and Dan Wolken Twitter Beef Got Heated

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

Outkick the Coverage - Outkick the Show: Friday, May 29, 2020

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

Outkick the Coverage - NBA Sets Target Date for Return

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

Outkick the Coverage - All That and a Bag of Mail

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?

Outkick the Coverage - Who Gets the Seats at Sports With Limited Capacity Fans?

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 »

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 »

Outkick Live with Mike Coppinger: Breaking News Process, Lies, His Rise

Outkick the Coverage - Outkick Live with Mike Coppinger: Breaking News Process, Lies, His Rise

Mike Coppinger joined Outkick Live this morning. Topics included: Fear of never breaking out in the media. How fast a rise can come. The value of breaking news. Lies during the reporting process. How sports media personalities react to reports and coverage of themselves. Best HBO shows. And much more. Other stories at Outkick: HBO… Read more »

MLB Needs to Figure This Out in Private Now

Outkick the Coverage - MLB Needs to Figure This Out in Private Now

The long and short of where we are with MLB’s return is that the owners presented a proposal where rank and file players would have modest cuts on their prorated salaries while stars would bear the burden of cuts greater than 50 percent of their prorated pay and approaching 80 percent on their original compensation… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, May 27, 2020

Outkick the Coverage - Outkick the Show: Wednesday, May 27, 2020

On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis shared more positive data on the coronavirus front, including this: “34 states have seen more deaths from the flu in 2018 than coronavirus deaths in 2020. Almost 2/3 of our states had more deaths from the 2018 flu and we didn’t hear about it at all. The data is… Read more »

HBO Max Review: A Strong Offering with Unlimited Challenges

Outkick the Coverage - HBO Max Review: A Strong Offering with Unlimited Challenges

HBO Max, WarnerMedia’s $4 billion project, debuted this morning. The latest player in the crowded streaming wars launched with over 10,000 hours of content, which includes HBO’s full library, classic Warner Bros. titles, Cartoon Network, and films from the DC Universe. HBO Max got a lot right but entered a world with little room for anything… Read more »

Details on NHL’s Return-to-Play Plans

Outkick the Coverage - Details on NHL’s Return-to-Play Plans

NHL commissioner Gary Bettman announced details about the league’s return-to-play plan this afternoon. The regular season is over and the remaining 24 teams would resume play in a tournament where each conference plays in a hub city. Locations will be announced at a later date. Potential host cities include: 10 cities are being considered for the… Read more »

34 States Had Higher Death Rate From 2018 Flu Than Coronavirus

Outkick the Coverage - 34 States Had Higher Death Rate From 2018 Flu Than Coronavirus

In 2018 we had a very bad flu season and tens of thousands of people died all over the country. Most of you, including me, didn’t even notice it happened. In fact, the media barely covered the 2018 flu season at all. I don’t ever remember seeing a daily tally of flu infections or daily… Read more »