Mike Rice’s parting gift? A $100K bonus

Mike Rice is out at Rutgers. And though he somberly apologized for his behavior, it’s not all somber for Rice financially. Because despite losing his job amid a lot of controversy, Rice is in line to receive a pretty hefty bonus for making it through the 2012-2013.

Correction: Only Adidas is looking to profit from Kevin Ware’s injury

On Wednesday we posted a story with the screen shot above from the official Louisville Cardinal Online Store informing you that both Adidas and Louisville were looking to cash out on Kevin Ware’s injury. Well, that’s not completely true according to Louisville sports information director Kenny Klein. Klein told WDRB News that Louisville approached Adidas […]

Adidas and Louisville are looking to profit from Kevin Ware’s injury by selling this t-shirt for $24.99

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The screenshot above is from the official Louisville Cardinal Online Store. And as you can see, there’s no shame in both Adidas’ and Louisville’s game. Because while Kevin Ware is sidelined after a gruesome injury and faces a long road to recovery, they’re busy peddling t-shirts with his number on it for $24.99. The game […]

Columnist: Does Mike Rice belong in jail for his actions?

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Mike Rice has been fired and has subsequently given a statement apologizing for his actions. But that hasn’t caused some in the media to come down from their high and mighty posts.

Mike Rice says he’s ‘deeply sorry’ for the ‘pain and hardship’ he’s caused

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ABC News caught up former Rutgers men’s basketball coach Mike Rice shortly after he had been fired by the school. Rice gave a short statement in front of cameras where he apologized for his actions and says he intends to give an explanation for those actions at a later date.

Mark Cuban says he would consider drafting Brittney Griner

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Mark Cuban loves to talk. Not only does Mark Cuban love to talk, he loves to say things to rile people up. And he’s pretty good at it. Case in point, the reaction that his comments about drafting Baylor star Brittney Griner has received.

Report: Rutgers fires head coach Mike Rice

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According to Tara Sullivan of The Record in New Jersey, Rutgers men’s basketball head coach Mike Rice will be fired today. Rice came under fire on Tuesday when ESPN released practice video of Rice throwing basketballs at Rutgers players and verbally abusing them.

USC hiring Andy Enfield comes with big risks for both parties

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The USC men’s basketball head coaching job is a decent job. It’s not on the level of the UCLA men’s basketball head coaching job, but most jobs aren’t. And for all the cons about the job, its biggest pro is that it’s located in Southern California. So you really can’t blame Andy Enfield for leaving […]

Pac-12 head of officials Ed Rush under investigation for comments he made about Arizona’s Sean Miller

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According to Jeff Goodman of CBS Sports, Pac-12 head of officials Ed Rush is under investigation for apparently targeting Arizona coach Sean Miller during the Pac-12 tournament.

Kevin Ware knows he has a long road ahead of him, but vows comeback

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Louisville’s Kevin Ware suffered a gruesome injury during Sunday’s Elite Eight win over Duke. An injury so gruesome that we can’t even bring ourselves to watch replays of it. In the past 48 hours, Ware has been pictured with Louisville’s Regional Title trophy (photo to the left), had surgery, and is said to be up […]

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