Kristian Gkolomeev set another new personal best and Greek national record in the 100m freestyle event at the International Swimming League match today. Gkolomeev did the same in the 50m free yesterday.
Mark Ingram appeared on The Ringer’s “Slow News Day” program. One of the topics he addressed (or rather, dodged) was whether he’d prefer tackling Derrick Henry or Lamar Jackson.
News wasn’t good for Trevon Diggs on the injury front. He has a hairline fracture in one of his metatarsals, and while it won’t require surgery, it will sideline him for 4-6 weeks.
Retin Obasohan had a big game for ERA Basketball Nymburk today, leading the team to a 96-93 overtime win vs. Tofaş Bursa in 2nd round Champions League play. Obasohan finished with 19 points and 7 assists, and scored two key baskets in the overtime period.
Nick King had a 27 / 6 / 5 line in leading Tigrillos de Antioquia to a playoff-clinching 105-66 win tonight. Tigrillos will be the 4-seed in the upcoming Colombian playoffs.
Justin Thomas’ media availability in advance of the Masters was today. Here’s a moment where he answers a football question and takes a shot at LSU.
The NBA announced that its 2020-2021 season will start on December 22, and also firmed up other key dates leading up to the start of the season. A lot will happen over the next six weeks, starting with the draft next week and free agency starting the following week.
Tua Tagovailoa and Jerry Jeudy are both nominated for the Pepsi Rookie of the Week for Week 9.
Your daily Tua links from Miami:
- Miami OC Chan Gailey says that Tagovailoa is back to his Alabama form.
- Tagovailoa seems to have eased concerns about his hip in Sunday’s win.
- Miami Herald looks at what’s next in Tagovailoa’s development.
- NFL Research provided some data on Tagovailoa’s high level of accuracy when not facing a blitz.
NFL Films captured a post-game moment where Tagovailoa gave the game ball to Miami coach Brian Flores.
- Ross Pierschbacher – Protected by Washington on its practice squad for Week 10.
- Carson Tinker – Protected by New York Giants on its practice squad for Week 10.
SWIMMING International Swimming League – Match 9 Men’s 100m Breaststroke: Anton McKee – 57.79 seconds, 4th International Swimming League – Match 10 Men’s 100m Freestyle: Kristian Gkolomeev – 46.73 seconds, 5th International Swimming League – Match 10 Mixed 4x100m Freestyle Relay: LA Current – 3:17.22, 2nd Kristian Gkolomeev – 46.87 seconds on 1st leg BASKETBALL Champions League: Nymburk 96, Tofaş Bursa 93 (F/OT) Retin Obasohan (NYM) – 31 minutes, 19 points (5-10 FG, 9-12 FT), 4 rebounds, 7 assists, 2 steals, 1 block, 3 turnovers, 4 fouls. Tigrillos de Antioquia 105, Condores de Cundinamarca 66. Nick King (TDA) – 35 minutes, 27 points (11-18 2pg, 0-5 3pg, 5-6 FT), 6 rebounds, 5 assists, 1 steal, 2 turnovers, 3 fouls. TENNIS ITF Orlando 25K, Singles Qualifying Rd 1: Erin Routliffe lost to Alycia Parks 6-3, 6-2.