Rockets’ nemesis Scott Foster officiating Game 2

Scott Foster will be the crew chief officiating tonight’s Game 2 between Houston and Golden State. The Rockets are 0-6 when Foster refs their postseason games since 2017.

UFC 242 scheduled for Abu Dhabi on Sept. 7

Starting with UFC 242 on Sept. 7, the UFC will host an event in Abu Dhabi annually for the next five years. Khabib Nurmagomedov is expected to face Dustin Poirier in the UFC 242 headliner.

Corruption trial thrusts Duke basketball into national spotlight

FBI wiretaps caught multiple schools discussing payments to two recruits who eventually went to Duke.

Testimony at federal trial alleges Sean Miller paid to get Deandre Ayton

The second federal fraud trial tied to corruption in college basketball is ongoing this week, and Wednesday’s testimony wasn’t good for Arizona’s Sean Miller.

Previewing Tuesday’s NBA playoff games: Unders hold value

The NBA Playoffs have three elimination games on Tuesday’s four-game card. Brian Edwards thinks Portland is the most appealing option.

Westgate releases odds for 2019 NBA playoffs second-round series

The Westgate SuperBook has updated its NBA futures and released odds for three of the four second-round series.

Virginia, Kentucky listed as 2020 national championship co-favorites

Kentucky and Virginia are the 7/1 co-favorites to win the 2020 NCAA Tournament.

Dustin Poirier, Israel Adesanya win interim belts at UFC 236

Dustin Poirier beat Max Holloway by unanimous decision to win the interim lightweight title at UFC 236. Israel Adesanya won the interim middleweight strap by decision over Kelvin Gastelum.

Virginia seeks redemption as small title favorite against Texas Tech

Virginia became the first No. 1 seed to lose to a 16 seed in 2018. Will the Cavaliers win the national title the next year?

McGregor should fight soon, but his nonsense has turned disgusting

Conor McGregor has crossed legal and ethical boundaries in the last 12 months. If those don’t ruin his career, he’ll still fight again soon.