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  • • 3 Dark-Horse East Teams That Can Take Down The Bucks
    The Milwaukee Bucks entered the 2019-20 NBA regular season with redemption in their minds. Following a painful exit against eventual champions Toronto Raptors in last year’s Eastern Conference Finals, head coach Mike Budenholzer’s wards played like men on a mission since opening night. Powered by another herculean showing from reigning MVP Giannis Antetokounmpo, the Bucks […] The post 3 Dark...2020
  • FC Cincinnati touches down in Orlando as sixth club to arrive
    • FC Cincinnati touches down in Orlando as sixth club to arrive
    Six teams down, 20 to go. The MLS is Back Tournament is fast approaching, and six teams are now in the "bubble" after FC Cincinnati entered the Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort in Central (...)...2020
  • • Wizards GM speaks out on John Wall, Davis Bertans’ absence in Orlando bubble
    Despite the fact that the Washington Wizards are currently 16 games under the .500 mark, the lowly Eastern Conference franchise will be making its way down to Orlando as the NBA continues to ramp back up in the coming weeks. However, the Wizards will notably be without both starting point guard John Wall (injury) and […] The post Wizards GM speaks out on John Wall, Davis Bertans’ absen...2020
  • • Minor League Baseball’s 2020 Fate Could Be Decided Tuesday
    Because of COVID-19, odds are there will not be a minor league baseball season in 2020. No official decision has come down, but that may be on the verge of changing. Minor League Baseball’s board of trustees are scheduled to meet Tuesday, when they could make an official announcement on whether a season will take…...2020
  • • NFL fines Patriots $1.1M, take pick over TV crew
    The NFL handed down the penalties to the New England Patriots for their television crew's filming the field and sideline during a Dec. 8 game between the Cincinnati Bengals and Cleveland Browns, league sources tell ESPN....2020
  • • 5 best dunks of LeBron James’ career, ranked
    LeBron James is still one of the best in-game dunk artists in the game today, and he has been entertaining us with slams for the last 17 seasons. He catches alley-oops for breakfast and throws down monster dunks on the regular. The one sad thing is we’ll likely never see him actually compete in the […] The post 5 best dunks of LeBron James’ career, ranked appeared first on Clutch...2020
  • • Liverpool should relax after Premier League win, breaking down Barca's Pjanic deal, Inter still in Serie A title race
    Liverpool have clinched their first league title in 30 years and still have records to break, though they'd be best served prepping for next season....2020
  • • The complete timeline of the LeBron James-Joakim Noah beef
    The rivalry between LeBron James and Joakim Noah will be renewed in less than a month, as James’ Los Angeles Lakers will take on Noah and the Los Angeles Clippers to start the “bubble” games down in Orlando, Florida. Noah is no longer the All-Star he was with the Chicago Bulls. However, you can bet […] The post The complete timeline of the LeBron James-Joakim Noah beef appe...2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche regular season Report Cards: Defense First
    Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images This season showed that Joe Sakic has put together one of the best defense groups in the NHL When the NHL put a pause on the season back in March, the Colorado Avalanche sat just two points out of first place in the Western Conference and trailed only the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins in the overall standings. The team has come a long way from t...2020
  • • 2020 NBA Mock Draft: USC big man Onyeka Okongwu surges up when trades create chaos
    There's lots of movement in the first round of this mock draft with multiple trades up and down the board...2020

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  • • Wizards GM speaks out on John Wall, Davis Bertans’ absence in Orlando bubble
    Despite the fact that the Washington Wizards are currently 16 games under the .500 mark, the lowly Eastern Conference franchise will be making its way down to Orlando as the NBA continues to ramp back up in the coming weeks. However, the Wizards will notably be without both starting point guard John Wall (injury) and […] The post Wizards GM speaks out on John Wall, Davis Bertans’ absen...2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche regular season Report Cards: Defense First
    Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images This season showed that Joe Sakic has put together one of the best defense groups in the NHL When the NHL put a pause on the season back in March, the Colorado Avalanche sat just two points out of first place in the Western Conference and trailed only the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins in the overall standings. The team has come a long way from t...2020
  • • Fixing the NHL Rulebook
    Photo by Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Airing my grievances is a pastime, and today I’m turning my anger at the stupid NHL rulebook, which is stupid and bad. Longtime readers know one thing about me as a writer: I like to complain. A lot. My litany of complaints extends to the team, general managers, coaching staffs, jersey choices, free agent rumors, draft picks ... you get the ...2020
  • • Comparison v. Competition: How to Develop Positive Body Image on Teams
    CoachesHealth & SafetyParentsThe following article is part of a content partnership with TrueSport, a positive youth sports movement powered by the U.S. Anti-Doping Agency (USADA). TrueSport has partnered with more than 20 sport NGBs to promote a positive culture of youth sport with expert content and programming. For young athletes, maintaining a positive body image is difficult at the best o...2020
  • • The best Blue Jackets from Finland
    Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images The first in a series saluting the Europeans to wear the union blue Recently we’ve begun commemorating the 20th anniversary of the Columbus Blue Jackets’ debut by revisiting memorable players and moments throughout the first two decades of franchise history. This trip down memory lane continues with the debut of a new series today, looking at the best ...2020
  • • The mindset and determination of Nathan Gerbe
    Photo by Jamie Sabau/NHLI via Getty Images Since returning to North America, Nathan Gerbe has experienced many hills and valleys. Through hard work on both the mental and physical aspect of the game, Gerbe has been able to guide himself towards successful and happy life. Throughout Nathan Gerbe’s lengthy professional hockey career, he has displayed perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to...2020
  • • Kansas State suspends workouts after 14 players test positive
    Kansas State’s football team has shut down its workouts after 14 players tested positive for COVID-19. The university announced that it will pause workouts for at least two weeks to try to contain the spread of the virus among its student-athletes. “The health and well-being of our student-athletes will always be our top priority,” K-State [more]...2020
  • Pacers’ Victor Oladipo to workout, evaluate return to play in Orlando
    • Pacers’ Victor Oladipo to workout, evaluate return to play in Orlando
    After missing more than a year with a serious knee injury, Victor Oladipo wants to ease himself back after shut down....2020
  • • How the 2019-20 Colorado Avalanche were assembled: Part 2
    Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports How did the 2019-20 Avalanche come to be? Earlier this week, we began the deep dive into how every member of the 2019-20 Colorado Avalanche were brought into the organization. It all began with the trade for Erik Johnson back in February 2011. Part 1 took us through nearly six years of the build - a time period that brought the core of EJ, Nathan MacKinnon, Ga...2020
  • • The Big Lesson DeMarcus Cousins Learned From Tearing His Achilles
    DeMarcus Cousins learned the brutal reality of being a star player in the NBA and how that dream status can soon come crashing down at the snap of a finger. Cousins tore his left Achilles tendon on Jan. 31, 2018 and he hasn’t been the same since. His injury cost him a potentially long-term contract […] The post The Big Lesson DeMarcus Cousins Learned From Tearing His Achilles appeared ...2020

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  • • Colorado Avalanche regular season Report Cards: Defense First
    Photo by Brian Babineau/NHLI via Getty Images This season showed that Joe Sakic has put together one of the best defense groups in the NHL When the NHL put a pause on the season back in March, the Colorado Avalanche sat just two points out of first place in the Western Conference and trailed only the St. Louis Blues and Boston Bruins in the overall standings. The team has come a long way from t...2020
  • • 2020 NBA Mock Draft: USC big man Onyeka Okongwu surges up when trades create chaos
    There's lots of movement in the first round of this mock draft with multiple trades up and down the board...2020
  • • Point-Counterpoint: Should the Columbus Blue Jackets tank their play-in series against the Toronto Maple Leafs for a shot at the #1 overall pick?
    Photo by Claus Andersen/Getty Images Today, we take a look at whether or not the Columbus Blue Jackets should tank against the Toronto Maple Leafs now that a placeholder has won the draft lottery. The NHL held its draft lottery on Friday, June 26, 2020. In case you missed it, the results were kind of hilarious, if only because the league is exceptionally stupid and bad at everything. Need proof...2020
  • • Would an NHL team really tank the Play-In round?
    DENVER, CO - JULY 1: Colorado Avalanche rookie Nathan MacKinnon poses for a portrait following a press conference to welcome the number one overall pick in the 2013 NHL draft. MacKinnon, a native of Nova Scotia, addressed the media at the Pepsi Center. | Photo by AAron Ontiveroz/The Denver Post via Getty Images Measuring the Pros and Cons On Friday, the NHL had it’s annual Draft Lottery to dete...2020
  • • Breaking down Zion Williamson’s total salary from his brief NBA career
    Zion Williamson is clearly going to make a lot of money throughout his years in the NBA. But more than likely, he’ll be making the most from his potentially max level NBA contracts down the line. But for now, Zion is signed to his 2019 rookie-scale deal. Since Williamson was the first overall pick, he […] The post Breaking down Zion Williamson’s total salary from his brief NBA ca...2020
  • • Breaking down Zion Williamson’s NBA contract
    Zion Williamson is going to make a boatload of money throughout his NBA career. He will without a doubt be signing more than one max contract as his NBA journey moves along. But for now, he has to settle for his pro-rated rookie scale contract. Let’s break it down shall we? Zion Williamson was the […] The post Breaking down Zion Williamson’s NBA contract appeared first on ClutchP...2020
  • • Five most intriguing NFL position battles entering training camp
    Which camp battles are worth keeping a close eye on? These are the ones that truly could come down to the last week of preseason....2020
  • • NHL’s unusual draft lottery could mean ‘a lot of intrigue,’ and a question mark for Lafrenière
    In a world dominated by the COVID-19 pandemic — one where life for countless people and businesses has been turned upside down — the NHL will hold the most unusual draft lottery in its history....2020
  • • RUMOR: How Jayson Tatum plans to handle max contract extension discussions
    Jayson Tatum has got some decisions to make once the Boston Celtics 2019-20 season comes to a close. The star swingman has an impending max-level extension awaiting him as soon as he becomes eligible to receive it. Tatum, a newly-minted All-Star this season, can sign for four or five years. He can also turn down […] The post RUMOR: How Jayson Tatum plans to handle max contract extension disc...2020
  • • Fixing the NHL Rulebook
    Photo by Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Airing my grievances is a pastime, and today I’m turning my anger at the stupid NHL rulebook, which is stupid and bad. Longtime readers know one thing about me as a writer: I like to complain. A lot. My litany of complaints extends to the team, general managers, coaching staffs, jersey choices, free agent rumors, draft picks ... you get the ...2020

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  • • Fixing the NHL Rulebook
    Photo by Jason Mowry/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images Airing my grievances is a pastime, and today I’m turning my anger at the stupid NHL rulebook, which is stupid and bad. Longtime readers know one thing about me as a writer: I like to complain. A lot. My litany of complaints extends to the team, general managers, coaching staffs, jersey choices, free agent rumors, draft picks ... you get the ...2020
  • • 5 greatest moments in Milwaukee Bucks history, ranked
    The Milwaukee Bucks franchise has been around since 1968. The organization, like every sports team in the world, has had some great and down moments over the course of its rich history. With that said, let’s take a look at the five greatest moments in Bucks history. 5. Brandon Jennings scores 55 points against Golden […] The post 5 greatest moments in Milwaukee Bucks history, ranked ap...2020
  • • How the 2019-20 Colorado Avalanche were assembled: Part 2
    Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports How did the 2019-20 Avalanche come to be? Earlier this week, we began the deep dive into how every member of the 2019-20 Colorado Avalanche were brought into the organization. It all began with the trade for Erik Johnson back in February 2011. Part 1 took us through nearly six years of the build - a time period that brought the core of EJ, Nathan MacKinnon, Ga...2020
  • • Foligno’s defensive production deserves award consideration
    The Captain has been one of the most outstanding defensive forwards in the league this season With the premature conclusion of the 2019-20 NHL regular season made official, the process is underway to select the winners of the annual individual trophies. Members of the Professional Hockey Writers Association had to submit their ballots by yesterday. All week, we will look at some awards which we fe...2020
  • • Briscoe's crew chief, car chief and engineer suspended
    The start of Saturday's NASCAR Xfinity Series race at Homestead-Miami Speedway was delayed by debris strewn about the track, which came from Briscoe's race car.He was forced to pit road and fell several laps down, but rebounded impressively to finish seventh and on the lead lap.Read Also:Burton scores last-gasp Miami win, Dale Earnhardt Jr starsNonetheless, NASCAR ...Keep reading...2020
  • • Lehigh's Gaffney, St. Joe's Cole Push Each Other to Excellence
    Two studs. One position. An evolving and lasting relationship. Today, Conor Gaffney of Lehigh and Zach Cole of Saint Joseph’s are two of the most elite faceoff specialists in the nation. Dating back to their time as high school teammates, they have pushed each other to the brink – all while serving as each other’s biggest fans along the way. Gaffney recently finished his senior year while Cole wra...2020
  • • Cale Makar deserves the Calder trophy
    DENVER, COLORADO - JANUARY 02: Cale Makar #8 of the Colorado Avalanche fires a shot to score against the St Louis Blues in the second period at the Pepsi Center on January 02, 2020 in Denver, Colorado. | Photo by Matthew Stockman/Getty Images It was an exceptional year for rookie defensemen but one shone brighter Lost in the midst of the COVID-19 halt to the 2019-20 season and subsequent uncer...2020
  • • Cannon Blasts: The NHL’s playoff proposal is good for the Blue Jackets
    Photo by Kirk Irwin/Getty Images That and more of this week’s links After weeks of speculation, we finally got an official proposal from the NHL for an expanded playoff: As per @FriedgeHNIC and @reporterchris, the NHL and NHLPA are working on various Stanley Cup Playoff scenarios. Here's what a 24-team, conference-based setup with a play-in round could potentially look like.Thoughts? Details...2020

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  • • Point-Counterpoint: Should the Columbus Blue Jackets tank their play-in series against the Toronto Maple Leafs for a shot at the #1 overall pick?
    2020
  • • Zion Williamson’s dad: Everything you need to know about Lateef Williamson
    Amid all the hype and fame, Zion Williamson is an overall humble and down-to-earth kid. He’s very grateful to his upbringing, as his mother Sharonda Simpson and his stepfather Lee Anderson have been key figures in developing his God-given talents. But who is his real father? Here’s everything you need to know about Zion’s biological […] The post Zion Williamson’s dad:...2020
  • • Comparison v. Competition: How to Develop Positive Body Image on Teams
    2020
  • • The mindset and determination of Nathan Gerbe
    2020
  • • Goodell: NFL is pleased the Ford family will continue to own the Lions
    The Lions have made a change in ownership, but it remains in the family, which the league office fully supports. NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell released a statement saying he supports the decision of Martha Firestone Ford to step down as the principal owner of the Lions and hand the team off to her daughter Sheila [more]...2020
  • • Martha Firestone Ford steps down as Lions prinicipal owner
    Martha Firestone Ford became the principal owner of the Lions when her husband William Clay Ford died in 2014, but her run in the role has come to an end. The Lions announced on Tuesday that Ford is stepping down as the team’s principal owner and chairman. Her daughter Sheila Ford Hamp will take over [more]...2020
  • • FBI investigates after noose found in garage of Bubba Wallace, Nascar's only black driver
    * Driver has campaigned to ban Confederate flag at events * Alabama governor condemns ‘mark this leaves on our state’ * Interview: Bubba Wallace on Nascar and the Confederate flagThe FBI has launched an investigation after a noose was found in the team garage of Bubba Wallace, Nascar’s only black full-time driver. The noose was discovered at Alabama’s Talladega Superspeedway as Nascar prepared f...2020
  • • Noose found in garage stall of Bubba Wallace, Nascar's lone black driver
    * Nascar ‘outraged’ after hate symbol found at race in Alabama * Sunday’s race was first major US sporting event allowing fans * Interview: Bubba Wallace on Nascar and the Confederate flagNascar said late Sunday that a noose was found in the garage stall of Bubba Wallace, the only full-time black driver in the circuit’s top-flight Cup Series, at Talladega Superspeedway in Alabama.The incident co...2020
  • • #LaxAtHome: Tips to Trick Out Your Game from Michelle Tumolo
    CoachesInstructionalPlayersWhen you graduate from the Gary Gait school of lacrosse, as Michelle Tumolo did, even the most mundane exercises require a touch of ingenuity. The irony that Tumolo honed her craft under the tutelage of a Canadian is not lost on the 10-year U.S. national team veteran. Then again, Gait, her coach at Syracuse, is widely considered the greatest player ever to wield a lacros...2020
  • • Fathers and sons who both won NCAA men's basketball championships
    Here are four father-son duos in which both former college players cut down the nets as a player....2020

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  • • NFL fines Patriots $1.1M, take pick over TV crew
    2020
  • • Bubba Wallace, NASCAR and investigating a hate crime: What we know and don't know after the FBI's findings
    The FBI's findings that Bubba Wallace was not the victim of a hate crime culminated an emotional and confusing 48 hours for the driver and NASCAR. We break down what happened and what questions many are asking now....2020
  • • Police: Worker falls from SoFi Stadium roof, dies
    Construction at SoFi Stadium in Inglewood, California, has been shut down after police said a worker fell from the roof and died at the scene Friday. The stadium will be the new home of the Los Angeles Rams and Chargers and is set to open in August....2020
  • • 49ers' Kyle Shanahan believes Jimmy Garoppolo has the ability to become one of greatest QBs ever
    Shanahan doubles down on his faith with Garoppolo as his quarterback...2020
  • • NBA injury updates for every team since season shut down, from Kevin Durant's status to Ben Simmons' return
    The NBA we see in July or August could look very different from the one we saw in March...2020
  • • Why the Lakers should bring back DeMarcus Cousins for the 2020 NBA playoffs
    Before the 2019-20 NBA season was struck by a thunderbolt back in March in the form of the coronavirus, the Los Angeles Lakers were on a roll as they had shown they could contend with the best of the best in the league. LeBron James and company were able to take down the Milwaukee Bucks […] The post Why the Lakers should bring back DeMarcus Cousins for the 2020 NBA playoffs appeared first on...2020
  • • Report: Jadeveon Clowney turned down big offer from Browns
    Free agent defensive end Jadeveon Clowney apparently doesn’t want to go to Cleveland. The Browns made an aggressive offer to Clowney, who balked at going to Cleveland, Adam Schefter said today on ESPN Radio in Cleveland. According to Schefter, the offer the Browns made was clearly the best Clowney has received, but he didn’t bite. [more]...2020
  • • Love commits $500K to UCLA mental health effort
    Kevin Love isn't slowing down his push to raise mental health awareness....2020
  • • Lions owner Ford steps down, daughter takes over
    Martha Firestone Ford, 94, is stepping down as the principal owner of the Detroit Lions and will be replaced by her daughter Sheila Ford Hamp....2020
  • • Will there be baseball this year or not? Jeff Passan breaks down MLB's ugly labor fight
    Could the commissioner really force a season? Would players even show up? Why are the negotiations such a mess? Answering 20 burning questions....2020

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  • • How half a season of fantasy baseball could impact your players' outlooks
    We make picks and break down the fantasy impact....2020

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  • • Wizards GM speaks out on John Wall, Davis Bertans’ absence in Orlando bubble
    2020
  • • Minor League Baseball’s 2020 Fate Could Be Decided Tuesday
    2020
  • • Colorado Avalanche regular season Report Cards: Defense First
    2020
  • • Technology Upgrades Coming to US Lacrosse
    AdministratorsCoachesMembershipOfficialsParentsPlayersWe are hard at work making technology upgrades to enhance the online experience for our members. In order to facilitate these improvements, there will be limited access to our online platforms beginning Sunday, June 28. During this transition period, if you need to purchase a memebership, renew your existing membership, or make a donation, plea...2020
  • • NHL return-to-play plans: Latest on positive tests, playoff rosters, negotiations
    On-ice workouts are up to 12 players at a time, and hub city potentials are down to five. But it was an up-and-down week for the NHL's return-to-play plans. We break it down....2020
  • • Point-Counterpoint: Should the Columbus Blue Jackets tank their play-in series against the Toronto Maple Leafs for a shot at the #1 overall pick?
    2020
  • • Would an NHL team really tank the Play-In round?
    2020
  • • NBA debate: Best games, playoff races and NBA title favorites
    Our analysts break down the biggest games, the races to watch and what they expect in the NBA postseason....2020
  • • Five most intriguing NFL position battles entering training camp
    2020
  • • NBA, NBPA Announce Results Of League-Wide COVID-19 Testing Of Players
    A little less than two weeks away from teams starting their travel down to Orlando, Fla., the NBA and the... »...2020

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  • • Would an NHL team really tank the Play-In round?
    2020
  • • Bubba Wallace and NASCAR: What we know and what will change after recent hate crime inquiries
    With NASCAR's conclusion of its own inquiry into why a noose was hanging in Bubba Wallace's garage at Talladega, we break down what happened and what the sport plans to do going forward to prevent similar incidents....2020
  • • Noose and concern for Wallace 'was real': NASCAR president
    NASCAR president Steve Phelps said Thursday that the noose found in the garage of Bubba Wallace "was real" and while the series' only black driver wasn't targeted in a hate crime, officials' concern for him was warranted. Phelps held a conference call with reporters on Thursday to discuss the findings of NASCAR's own investigation into the matter, two days after the FBI concluded the noose fashio...2020
  • • NASCAR photo shows noose found in Wallace garage
    TALLADEGA, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES (RECENT) (NASCAR - MUST COURTESY NASCAR. NO RESALE) (MUTE) 1. STILL PHOTOGRAPH OF NOOSE FOUND IN GARAGE OF DRIVER BUBBA WALLACE HOMESTEAD, FLORIDA, UNITED STATES (JUNE 14, 2020) (USA TODAY SPORTS - MUST COURTESY USA TODAY SPORTS) (MUTE) 2. STILL PHOTOGRAPH OF DRIVER BUBBA WALLACE WAITING FOR THE START OF THE NASCAR CUP SERIES RACE AT HOMESTEAD-MIAMI SPEEDWAY 3. ST...2020
  • • NASCAR: If hate crime is suspected, we’ll do the same again
    Speaking to media following the FBI learning that the noose discovered in the Talladega garage stall of Bubba Wallace, the only African American in NASCAR, was in fact a pull-down loop for the garage door, Phelps said NASCAR would initiate the same investigation if something similar is suspected of being a racist act in future.“For us at NASCAR, this is the best result we could hope for,” ...Keep ...2020
  • • 'Frustrated' Bubba Wallace says noose investigation was not an overreaction
    * Wallace says probe into noose at Talladega was not overreaction * Nascar driver says pull was ‘definitely in the shape of a noose’ * FBI concludes that Wallace not victim of hate crime over nooseBubba Wallace said on Wednesday he was relieved the FBI has concluded the noose found his garage stall at Alabama’s Talladega Superspeedway was not part of a hate crime, but frustrated by reactions tha...2020
  • • Bubba Wallace, NASCAR and investigating a hate crime: What we know and don't know after the FBI's findings
    2020
  • • Comparison v. Competition: How to Develop Positive Body Image on Teams
    2020
  • • FBI concludes that Bubba Wallace not victim of hate crime over noose incident
    * Investigation finds rope had been at garage since last autumn * Interview: Bubba Wallace on Nascar and the Confederate flagThe FBI says that the noose found in the team garage of Bubba Wallace, Nascar’s only black full-time driver, was not part of a hate crime.“The FBI report concludes, and photographic evidence confirms, that the garage door pull rope fashioned like a noose had been positioned...2020
  • • FBI: Bubba Wallace was not the target of a hate crime
    The pull down rope on Bubba Wallace's garage stall door, fashioned in a way that resembles a noose, led NASCAR to investigate the incident and involve the FBI.The following is a joint statement from U.S. Attorney Jay E. Town and FBI Special Agent in Charge Johnnie Sharp Jr. regarding the incident and their investigation:“On Monday, fifteen FBI special agents conducted numerous interviews ...Keep r...2020

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