Jon Rothstein's CAA Offseason NotebookHow will Towson handle expectations? It's a completely new dynamic for the Tigers, but it's one they should relish.
Hal Steinbrenner: Yankees, Roc Nation Sports Have Had Discussions About Cano The club has "had several conversations with Roc Nation Sports about Robinson Cano’s future with the team," Yankees managing general partner Hal Steinbrenner told reporters on Thursday, according to the New York Daily News.
Palladino: Giants' Victor Cruz Should Sign On The Dotted Line ... Now If Cruz doesn’t have a deal in time for an on-time arrival for training camp, he’ll be doing himself and the Giants a disservice.
Restricted Free-Agent Victor Cruz A No-Show At Giants' First Voluntary WorkoutVoluntary workouts began on Monday morning, and players had to arrive at the Giants' facility by 11:30 a.m. for their participation to count for the day. Victor Cruz was a no-show.
Reports: Jay-Z To Sell Stake In Brooklyn NetsJay-Z is looking to sell his small stake in the Brooklyn Nets so his player representation company can expand into the NBA, according to multiple reports.
Move Over, Cano! Victor Cruz To Reportedly Join Forces With Jay-Z, Roc Nation SportsThough Cruz's affiliation with Roc Nation Sports is not official, his decision to be represented by CAA is. The third-year player recently hired CAA's Tom Condon to be his agent.
Rothstein: Louisville, Damyean Dotson And 16 Reasons To Love The Sweet 16Louisville's press, Damyean Dotson's upside and Denzel Valentine's versatility are just three of the many reasons to love the Sweet 16.
Rothstein Files: Monday Morning College Hoops NotebookSyracuse can beat anyone without James Southerland. How do I know that? Because the Orange won at Louisville without Southerland on Saturday.
Rothstein Files: Five Observations From VCU-Western KentuckyThe term may be a bit redundant in college basketball circles, but it definitely epitomizes VCU's relentless pressure. The Rams turned over Western Kentucky 32 times in their 76-44 victory on Tuesday night and never allowed the Hilltoppers to get into a rhythm.
Rothstein Files: Five Quick Hits On College BasketballRutgers hasn't been to the NCAA Tournament since 1991, but the Scarlet Knights' decision to join the Big Ten on Tuesday should greatly enhance their chances of returning to the bracket.
Rothstein Files: This And That Around College BasketballTemple is now in prime position to challenge for yet another Atlantic 10 title after the Owls officially added Boston University big man Jake O'Brien as a transfer this past week.
Rothstein Files: A Smart Move To The Atlantic 10It seemed like VCU was primed to remain on their perch atop the CAA standings for years to come. That all changed in May when VCU along with Butler joined the Atlantic-10 for the upcoming season.