Clemson bet on itself entering 2016, and it saved the athletic department in a big way. Clemson ended up doing that in 2016, and it paid off in a big way. According to The Clemson Insider, Clemson invested $272,500 last summer to help with coaches’ bonuses.
The Washington Nationals say that President Donald J. Trump declined an invitation to throw out the ceremonial first pitch on Opening Day due to a schedling conflict. POLITICO reported earlier that Trump had been in talks with the Nationals about throwing the first pitch. Washington's home opener is Monday against the Miami Marlins.
It is already well established that the Portland Trail Blazers’ deal with the Denver Nuggets to obtain big man Jusuf Nurkic was the steal of this season’s trade deadline. What was reported at the time as a deal for Mason Plumlee is now something quite different — Nurkic has been a godsend for the previously