Riot Games has given the Golden State Warriors, Cloud9 and Team Liquid one year from now to resolve conflicts of interest between ownership of the three teams, according to a Wednesday report from SportsBusiness Journal and confirmed by ESPN.
Jared Cook emerging as Carr’s clutch pass-catcher — With Amari Cooper’s tendencies to drop passes and Michael Crabtree’s inconsistent play, Carr established a new weapon in the Raiders arsenal in Cook. He had recently drawn praise from Carr for excelling on wide receiver-like routes and it showed Sunday. Cook hauled in 8 of 9 targets for a game-high 126 yards.
The last two weeks say it all. Seattlemanage to score 41 points and sweat it out until the final snap, and ithold the other team to 17 and sweat it out until the final snap. The Seahawks only managed a split in those games, as it turned out.
A week after sending the league a wake-up call by out-dueling Deshaun Watson and the Texans, the Seahawks got a wake-up call themselves from Washington, on their home field. Any number of plays, players, flags and mistakes could have gone the other way and gotten them the win.
From the podium after Thursday’s 40-17 win over the Titans, Roethlisberger was asked how his 299-yard, turnover-free performance felt. Roethlisberger said it felt good, then brought up the narrative from national media that he might be indifferent to the 2017 season.