TJ Power gains interest from UNC’s Hubert Davis and Duke’s Jon Scheyer

Of all his traits characteristically dominant over hardwood, TJ Power’s predictability is his greatest. From counter moves to passes to zones to passing lane plays like the seasoned corner kick, the Power Bag runs deep on both ends of the floor. “I’m proud of myself for having a complete game,” says Bauer. “I try and … Read more

Barcelona budget crisis: The club needs money to register players

Good morning, I’m Dan Garland. I’ve been thinking about Rodolfo Castro’s phone all morning. At SI today: AM: 💰 Barcelona’s financial problems 🏈 Inside the world of Collective NIL ⚖️ LIV loses in court If you’re reading this on, you can sign up to get this free newsletter in your inbox every day of … Read more

Broad Reception Contracts: Highlighting Justin Jefferson, Ja’Marr Chase Money

In a breathtaking moment after the receiver market exploded in 2022 — which began in earnest last March when the Raiders replaced Davante Adams in the first and second rounds, and ended in July when 49 players signed Depo Samuel by three — the $71,550,000 overall extension — of Fair to wonder what might happen … Read more

Big Ten, ESPN breakup is another sign of a growing division in college sports

It’s hard to believe today, given the impending collapse of ESPN and the Big Ten Conference, but once upon a time it was suspected that this connection was strong enough to determine who won the Heisman Prize. Twenty-five years ago, during what may be the most contentious and controversial of Heisman’s races of them all, … Read more

SI99 Ranking Book: Stats, directions and close calls for the best recruits

The 2023 Preseason SI99 football rankings were released on Tuesday, led by quarterback Dante Moore. The journey from the empty list to the full ranking is not small before Sports Illustrated employees, so this feature pulls the curtain on how some of the processes are intertwined. Recruiters by numbers, trends, and close calls litter the … Read more

La Liga 2022-23 season preview: A big question for Barcelona looms on the horizon

Not since Lionel Messi and Cristiano Ronaldo have been sharing the Spanish spotlight, La Liga has boasted its first two goals in the game, one at each of the notable clubs. Robert Lewandowski’s move to Barcelona from Munich, along with Karim Benzema’s ongoing prime at Real Madrid when he reaches his mid-30s, will add a … Read more

Once again Cody Bellinger is a crucial component of the Dodgers

Welcome to The Opener, where every weekday morning during the regular season you’ll get a new, topical story to start your day from one of’s MLB writers. When Cody Bellinger He climbed to the plate in the seventh inning of Sunday’s game against parentsHe’s already done more than his part for the cause. The … Read more