The Daily Outkick: Thursday, July 11, 2019

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The Federer, Nadal, Djokovic Era At Wimbledon Isn’t Over Yet As All Three Advance (Washington Post) Despite competing against one another for 15 years, Federer and Nadal have met only three times on grass — each a Wimbledon final.

AOC Ups Ante In Feud With Pelosi (Fox News) Pelosi told the New York Times: “All these people have their public whatever and their Twitter world, but they didn’t have any following. They’re four people, and that’s how many votes they got.”

The Severe Penalties NC State Could Face For Recruiting Allegations Involving Dennis Smith Jr. (SI) On Wednesday, North Carolina State University acknowledged that the NCAA has sent the school a Notice of Allegations regarding alleged rule violations.

U.S. Reaches $1.4 Billion Opioid-Drug Settlement With U.K.’s Reckitt (Wall Street Journal) Sales and marketing of a former Reckitt subsidiary’s opioid-addiction treatment had been subject to U.S. investigations.

Jim Bouton, Author Of Tell-All Baseball Memoir ‘Ball Four,’ Dies At 80Jim Bouton, Author Of Tell-All Baseball Memoir ‘Ball Four,’ Dies At 80 (New York Times) When “Ball Four” was published in 1970 it was viewed by many readers as a scandalous betrayal of the so-called sanctity of the clubhouse.

Hackers Can Hijack Your Mac Webcam With Zoom. Here’s How To Prevent It. (Recode) If you have Zoom installed on your Mac — or if you ever had it — a website could spy on you or undertake a denial of service attack.

Which NBA Free Agents Got Paid Too Much (And Too Little)? (538) In total, six of the 10 most overpaid free-agent signees of 2019 are on short-term deals — defined as two years or fewer — while nine of the 10 best bargains signed contracts of three years or longer.

Bitcoin Falls Sharply As Fed’s Powell Flags ‘Serious Concerns’ About Facebook’s Cryptocurrency (CNBC) Bitcoin falls 12% after Fed Chairman Jerome Powell says he has “serious concerns” about Facebook’s planned digital currency Libra.

Floyd Mayweather Recovering From ‘Broken Ankles’ After Charity Basketball Game (Yahoo! Sports) It was a rough night for Floyd Mayweather last night as The Champ was reminded why he’s a boxer and not a basketball player.

What To Expect From Marvel’s Comic-Con Presentation — And Why It’s So Pivotal (Variety) Endgame’ really concluded something, and the fans have devoted over 10 years to those characters.

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