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Utah Jazz to Sell Majority Stake to Tech Entrepreneur

AdvertisementContinue reading the main story The Miller family, which has owned at least 50 percent of the team since 1985, has agreed to sell a majority interest to Ryan Smith, a billionaire who co-founded a Utah software company. Ryan Smith, who co-founded the software company Qualtrics, has reached an agreement to buy a majority stake…

Sixers hire former Pacers assistant Dan Burke

Perhaps there really is a thin line between love and hate? With new head coach Nate Bjorkgren working closely with team management to assemble a staff of multi-taskers, ESPN’s Tim Bontempts reports that long-time Pacers defensive coordinator Dan Burke is headed further East to join the Philadelphia 76ers, also known as the team he once…

‘A big concern’: After we couldn’t find students or faculty at college, agency scrambled to crack down

  | USA TODAYShow CaptionHide CaptionFake universities: Betsy DeVos investigates Reagan National UniversityBetsy DeVos launches investigation after USA TODAY report showed an accredited college, called Reagan National University, had no faculty or students.The door was locked. The man had knocked, but no one in the South Dakota business park answered. The visitor was looking for Reagan National…

Nationals decline ’21 options for Eaton, Sanchez

3:56 PM ETThe Washington Nationals on Wednesday declined their club options for the 2021 season on outfielder Adam Eaton and right-hander Anibal Sanchez.Washington also declined their portion of mutual options on infielder Howie Kendrick and Eric Thames.Eaton’s option was worth $10.5 million, and the Nationals will pay him a $1.5 million buyout. Sanchez’s option was…

Burrow, Bengals present intriguing test for Titans

Despite the Cincinnati Bengals’ 1-5-1 record, the team isn’t quite as bad as their record would indicate, and rookie quarterback Joe Burrow is a large part of why.With the exception of a 27-3 Week 5 loss to the Baltimore Ravens, all of Cincinnati’s losses have been by eight points are less. The 23-year-old passer has…