Pac-12 mailbag: Kliavkoff’s culpability, expansion options, WSU’s connections and more

Pac-12 mailbag: Kliavkoff’s culpability, expansion options, WSU’s connections and more

The Hotline mailbag is published each Friday, except in the case of supernova news like USC and UCLA leaving the Pac-12. Some questions have been edited for clarity and brevity. Could Pac-12 commissioner George Kliavkoff have done anything to prevent the L.A. schools from leaving, or was the revenue gap from the Larry Scott era …

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This Week in Twitter: The Big Ten Adds UCLA and USC, Potential Further Conference Expansion Could Be on the Horizon, Ohio State Lands Three CB Commitments

This Week in Twitter is a look at some of the week’s best and most entertaining tweets from Buckeyeland and beyond. Thursday, the college football landscape as we know it was shaken forever, with traditional Pac-12 powerhouses USC and UCLA declaring they’d bolt for the Big Ten starting in the 2024 season.  The Big Ten announced …

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deGrom to pitch Sunday for Single-A St. Lucie

deGrom to pitch Sunday for Single-A St. Lucie

Jacob deGrom to begin rehab assignment Sunday \n”,”providerName”:”Twitter”,”providerUrl”:”https://twitter.com”,”type”:”rich”,”width”:550,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jacob-degrom-to-begin-rehab-assignment-sunday\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2″:{“data”:{“type”:”id”,”generated”:true,”id”:”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jacob-degrom-to-begin-rehab-assignment-sunday\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.2.data”,”typename”:”ExternalEmbedContent”},”type”:”oembed”,”__typename”:”ExternalEmbed”},”$ROOT_QUERY.getForgeContentBySlug({\”locale\”:\”en-us\”,\”slug\”:\”jacob-degrom-to-begin-rehab-assignment-sunday\”,\”type\”:\”story\”}).parts.3″:{“content”:”deGrom’s rehab assignment will begin almost exactly one year after his most recent Major League outing on July 7, 2021. Following that game, deGrom began experiencing his first bouts of elbow discomfort, which cost him the rest of that season. He was healthy enough to make two Grapefruit …

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3 Instant Reactions After Darius Garland's Max Cavaliers Contract Extension

3 Instant Reactions After Darius Garland’s Max Cavaliers Contract Extension

Rick Osentoski/Getty Images The Cleveland Cavaliers have reportedly committed to Darius Garland, agreeing to sign the point guard to a five-year, $193 million max extension, per ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. It gives the 22-year-old a hefty salary as he enters his prime: Yossi Gozlan @YossiGozlan Darius Garland’s maximum with the Cavaliers, currently projected at five years, …

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2022 British Grand Prix qualifying report and highlights: Sainz pips Verstappen to take maiden pole in wet British Grand Prix qualifying | Formula 1®

A masterful lap in a wet British Grand Prix qualifying saw Ferrari’s Carlos Sainz claim his maiden pole position in Formula 1, as he beat the Red Bull of Max Verstappen, who’d led much of the session. Rain had begun falling on Silverstone just minutes before qualifying began, with Verstappen comfortably heading both Q1 and …

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Tour de France: Fabio Jakobsen wins crash-marred sprint stage 2 in Nyborg

Tour de France: Fabio Jakobsen wins crash-marred sprint stage 2 in Nyborg

Image 1 of 35 Fabio Jakobsen wins stage 2 at the Tour de France (Image credit: Getty Images) Image 1 of 35 Jakobsen celebrates his win on the podium (Image credit: Tim de WaeleGetty Images) Image 1 of 35 Wout van Aert (Jumbo-Visma) takes the leader’s yellow jersey (Image credit: MARCO BERTORELLOAFP via Getty Images) …

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Starting Pitcher Streamer Rankings - 7/2 & 7/3 - Pitcher List

Starting Pitcher Streamer Rankings – 7/2 & 7/3 – Pitcher List

Every day of the 2022 baseball season, I’ll be looking at today and tomorrow’s slate of scheduled starting pitchers and ranking their matchups for your fantasy baseball streams. There’s a lot that goes into this and you can hang out with me on Twitch.tv/pitcherlist to talk about the specific ranks as I make them every …

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Where the Sixers’ salary cap stands heading into James Harden’s contract negotiations

Where the Sixers’ salary cap stands heading into James Harden’s contract negotiations

When James Harden declined his $47.4 million player option for the 2022-23 season on Wednesday, he gave the Sixers a pathway to both the $10.5 million non-taxpayer mid-level exception and the $4.1 million bi-annual exception. They didn’t waste any time putting both to use once free agency officially began at 6 p.m. ET Thursday. The …

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Wimbledon 2022 day 6: Iga Swiatek's streak ends against Alize Cornet, Coco Gauff falls to Amanda Anisimova

Wimbledon 2022 day 6: Iga Swiatek’s streak ends against Alize Cornet, Coco Gauff and Jessica Pegula fall

Alize Cornet took down Iga Swiatek at Wimbledon. (Photo by GLYN KIRK/AFP via Getty Images) Day 5 of Wimbledon featured two dominant performances by the top men, and a disappointing loss from one of the top-ranked women. Carlos Alcaraz and Novak Djokovic looked dominant in their matches and advanced to the next round. Maria Sakkari …

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