Pittsburgh’s Marcus Carr transfers to Minnesota

MINNEAPOLIS — Minnesota men’s basketball coach Richard Pitino says Pittsburgh’s Marcus Carr will join the Gophers. Pitino announced the transfer on Saturday. The university says the 6-foot-1 Toronto native played one season at Pittsburgh and will have three seasons of college eligibility at Minnesota. Carr appeared in every game for the Panthers last season, with […]

England’s golden generation were killed by club rivalries Rio Ferdinand

Michael Carrick describes to ESPN FC’s Mark Ogden his frustration with his England career and how it affected him at Manchester United. Rio Ferdinand has admitted club rivalries “killed” England’s chances at major tournaments while their so-called “golden generation” were playing. Teams featuring the likes of former Manchester United defender Ferdinand, long-time Chelsea captain John […]

Tracking all the NBA coaching changes in 2017-18

After a 2016-17 season with no coaching changes, there has been plenty of movement on that front in 2017-18. Three coaches lost their jobs during the season, and the offseason firings began just hours after the regular season ended. We’ll be on top of all the moves as they happen. Who’s out: Mike BudenholzerWho’s in: […]

Oklahoma City Thunder’s Nick Collison

The practice court was in a big metal shed out in the middle of nowhere. It actually used to be an old skating rink, the air outside stained with the faint smell of dog food because of a production plant nearby. It was our second year in Oklahoma City, coming off a 23-59 debut season, […]