The Daily Outkick: Monday, June 3, 2019

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The Warriors Ride The Lightning To An NBA Finals Split (The Ringer) The champs had to grind their way through multiple injuries—including one that puts Klay Thompson’s status in doubt—to earn a series-tying win in Game 2. Google And Amazon Are At The Center Of A Storm Brewing Over Big Tech (New York Times) If… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, time for the mailbag. Let’s dive right in: Lots of you are asking a version of this question: “What’s your take on what Robert Mueller said?” Mueller gave us absolutely nothing we didn’t already have. From his perspective Mueller believed his responsibility was to conduct an investigation into the entire Russia mess and… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, May 31, 2019

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How The Raptors Won Game 1 Over The Warriors (New York Times) Toronto came out hot and never let up, withstanding Golden State’s 3-pointers to take a 1-0 lead in the N.B.A. finals. Dr. Drew Says LA Public Health In ‘Complete Breakdown’: ‘No City On Earth Tolerates This’ (Fox News) “We have a complete breakdown… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, May 30, 2019

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With Sweet Relief, Blues Finally Get First Stanley Cup Final Win (SI) St. Louis struck back with its retro brand of ground-and-pound hockey. Robert Mueller Says Charging Trump With A Crime Was ‘Not An Option’ (Wall Street Journal) Mueller said he was resigning from his Justice Department post, shutting down the special counsel’s office and returning… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, May 29, 2019

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Lakers 2.0: The Failed Reboot Of The NBA’s Crown Jewel (ESPN) In just over two years, what was deemed a bold front-office experiment had failed. Johnson & Johnson, Oklahoma Spar In Opioid Trial (Wall Street Journal) From 2007 to 2017, 4,653 Oklahomans died from unintentional prescription opioid overdoses, state’s attorney general says in opening remarks. How… Read more »

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s anonymous mailbag Tuesday and summer has officially begun for many of you reading this right now. I’m writing the mailbag from Rosemary Beach down on the 30A beaches in Florida. If you’re looking for a place to stay this summer then check out my guys at 30acottages.com. They’ve got every possible kind of place… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, May 28, 2019

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Sports Illustrated, The Brand, Is Sold For $110 Million (New York Times) Meredith, which acquired Sports Illustrated last year, has sold the magazine’s marketing rights to Authentic Brands Group for $110 million. First Big Trial In Opioid Crisis Set To Kick Off In Oklahoma (Wall Street Journal) State challenges Johnson & Johnson in case that… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, May 27, 2019

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With Kawhi Leonard, The Raptors Find Success That Endures (New York Times) In his first season in Toronto, Kawhi Leonard led the Raptors where they’ve never been before: the N.B.A. finals. Honor Those Who Sacrificed Their All — And Our Living Veterans (The Hill) “The freedoms we celebrate on Independence Day were made possible by… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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Happy Memorial Day weekend! If you’re going to be on the road this holiday season, make sure you download my new podcast exclusive once a week show called “Wins and Losses With Clay Travis,” where I have an in-depth conversation with one person each week. This week’s guest is Jason Whitlock from FS1’s Speak For… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, May 24, 2019

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Kawhi Was The Best Player On The Court In One Of The Biggest Wins In Raptors History (The Ringer) Toronto won Game 5 of the East finals, and is now one win away from its first NBA Finals, because Leonard performed like the best player in the game, the series, and the conference. Harvey Weinstein… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Thursday, May 23, 2019

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NFL Reduces Single-headers, Moves Back Sunday Divisional Playoff Game Times, Cuts Number Of Super Bowl Ad Breaks (Awful Announcing) Divisional playoff games on Sunday will now start at 3 p.m. Eastern and 6:30 p.m. Eastern, the same times as the conference championship games. Avenatti Charged With Stealing Money Owed To Stormy Daniels (Wall Street Journal)… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the following topics: Raptors crush Bucks, Drake massages coach, Blues to SCF, Juwan Howard to UM, Aaron Rodgers GOT take, Hi Jemele!

The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, May 22, 2019

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Raptors Rout Bucks To Tie Up East Finals (Yahoo! Sports) The Toronto Raptors evened the Eastern Conference Finals with a 120-102 victory on Tuesday. Online Ads Can Be Targeted Based On Your Emotions (Vox) Brands that want to reach women, for example, are buying ads on sad New York Times articles. Blues Fans Refused To… Read more »

Outkick the Show: Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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On today’s Outkick the Show, Clay Travis discussed the following topics: Warriors dominate, NBA ratings tank without LeBron, ESPN prez disavows WokeCenter, Nashville church shooting, Schwarber Wrigley ban?, Arnold dropkick.

Anonymous Mailbag

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It’s Tuesday, time for the anonymous mailbag to get rolling and rescue you from work and school. As always you can send your anonymous mailbag questions to claytravis@gmail.com, anonymity guaranteed. Here we go: “I’m 19 years old. My dad is 45. My dad took a 23 and Me gene test and found that he shares… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Tuesday, May 21, 2019

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The Warriors Are Still The Comeback Kids (The Ringer) Even the game of Meyers Leonard’s life couldn’t keep the Blazers from getting swept. Nashville Church ‘Shooter’ Wanted To Kill ‘a Minimum Of 10 White Churchgoers’ (New York Post) The trial of Emanuel Samson, who is accused of fatally shooting a woman and wounding seven others… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Monday, May 20, 2019

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Game Of Thrones: Series Finale Reaction (Outkick) Clay Travis breaks down the series finale of Game of Thrones. Is Brooks Koepka Golf’s New King? His Competition Would Like A Word (New York Times) Brooks Koepka has won four of the last eight majors he has played, but he is not nearly as dominant in other… Read more »

Game of Thrones Season 8, Episode 6: Series Finale

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That. Was. Awful. In the end, we’re left with the most useless character on the show as king and a series finale that felt like an advertisement for a reboot when HBO has been unable to create any additional hit shows of this magnitude for a decade. Then this conversation between Jon Snow and Tyrion… Read more »

All That and a Bag of Mail

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It’s Friday, time for the Outkick mailbag. Want to let you know about our new tshirts that mock the Cubs response to an okay hand gesture. I sure would hate to see a ton of these show up at Wrigley Field. You can buy yours here.  Okay, here we go: Andrew writes: “As the finale… Read more »

The Daily Outkick: Friday, May 17, 2019

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The Warriors Are Taking It Back To 2015, And The Blazers Can’t Do Anything To Stop It (The Ringer) On the backs of vintage performances from Steph Curry and Draymond Green, the Warriors stole a game they seemed destined to lose Man In Country Illegally Charged With 11 Murders In Texas (AP) 46-year-old Billy Chemirmir has… Read more »