Happy Wednesday, everyone. I don’t know about you all, but it’s been a rainy week here in the headquarters and I’m ready for some sunshine. This is supposed to still be summer, right? Anyway, it is hard to complain too much considering we are just 10 days from college football returning to our lives and have the NFL preseason keeping us occupied until then. So, let’s keep it positive and just get right to the headlines from around the web.
- Meet Madison from Arizona State.
- According to Deshaun Watson’s accusers’ attorney, the Houston Texans star quarterback is being investigated by the FBI.
- Oakland A’s pitcher Chris Bassit took a line drive to the head.
- Tigers announcer Jack Morris apologizes after backlash for mock accent before Shohei Ohtani’s at-bat.
- Here is your 2021 NBA Christmas Day schedule.
- Former MLB All-Star Felipe Vazquez was sentenced to two-to-four years behind bars after he was convicted of sexually assaulting a 13-year-old girl.
- Giants owner John Mara got roasted by fans after he said that nobody wants to see players taunting.
- Jayson Tatum says LiAngelo Ball should be on an NBA roster this season.
- MLB unveiled the awesome uniforms for the Little League Classic between the Cleveland Indians and Los Angeles Angels.
Video of the Day
— PONY World Series (@plws2021) August 18, 2021
The Little League World Series gets most of the attention in August, but the PONY World Series delivered an incredible SportsCenter Top 10 moment with this impressive behind-the-back snag and throw to first by the pitcher.
Food of the Day
the crunch is like music to my ears😍 pic.twitter.com/vqpw0MOlLS
— BuzzFeed Bring Me (@bringme) August 17, 2021
There are few things that sound better than the cutting of a perfectly cooked pizza.