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Clippers coach Doc Rivers ejected to delight of son Austin Rivers

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- LA Clippers coach Doc Rivers was ejected for arguing with official Tony Brothers at half court on Wednesday night while his son, Houston Rockets guard Austin Rivers, laughed and signaled for the officials to give his father a technical foul.As Doc Rivers was walking off the floor back to the locker room, Austin Rivers appeared to thoroughly enjoy the moment, celebrating by waving on the Houston fans
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Jets CEO Christopher Johnson says Adam Gase to return as coach in 2020

[ad_1] FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- Despite a 2-7 record, New York Jets CEO Christopher Johnson said Wednesday he will not make a coaching change, indicating the embattled Adam Gase will return in 2020.Johnson, in his first public remarks since June, said he informed the team last Wednesday that Gase isn't going anywhere.Johnson said the poor season is "exceedingly frustrating," but he commended Gase, in his first season, for keeping the
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Arkansas fires coach Chad Morris after 4-18 start

[ad_1] 11:45 AM ETChris LowCloseESPN Senior Staff Writer College football reporter Joined ESPN.com in 2007 Graduate of the University of TennesseeMark SchlabachCloseESPN Senior WriterSenior college football writer Author of seven books on college football Graduate of the University of GeorgiaArkansas has fired Chad Morris as its football coach, and tight ends coach/special-teams coordinator Barry Lunney Jr. will finish out the season as the Razorbacks' interim coach, the school announced Sunday.In
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Rick Pitino hired as Greece’s national team coach

[ad_1] Rick Pitino is taking over as Greek national team coach as it looks to qualify for the 2020 Olympics, he confirmed via Twitter on Friday.Really honored to be coaching the Greek National team. Have a lot of work and preparation ahead but I'm looking forward to the challenge.— Rick Pitino (@RealPitino) November 8, 2019 Pitino told reporters Friday that he will begin coaching the team for the Olympic qualifying
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Jets coach Adam Gase belongs on hot seat after historically bad loss – New York Jets Blog

[ad_1] MIAMI GARDENS, Fla. -- Is there a level below tanking? If there is, the New York Jets found it Sunday, landing there with a hard, embarrassing and mind-boggling thud -- a 26-18 loss to the Miami Dolphins at Hard Rock Stadium. It will be remembered as one of the worst losses in franchise history, and it introduces "one-and-done" into the conversation surrounding coach Adam Gase.Could it happen? Should it
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Florida State fires coach Willie Taggart

[ad_1] Florida State has fired coach Willie Taggart, the school announced Sunday.In a statement, Florida State athletic director David Coburn said the university "had no choice but to make a change."FSU raised about $20 million in private donations to buy out what was left of Taggart's contract, sources told ESPN's Mark Schlabach.The Seminoles went 9-12 under Taggart, who was hired from Oregon prior to last season to replace Jimbo Fisher,
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Houston Rockets ban fan charged with punching Pelicans coach

[ad_1] HOUSTON -- A Houston Rockets fan has been charged with assault after allegedly punching a New Orleans Pelicans coach at the end of a game between the teams.Prosecutors charged Manuel Garcia with misdemeanor assault for allegedly punching Pelicans assistant coach Joe Boylan in the face Saturday. Garcia's girlfriend was also arrested for allegedly preventing police from getting to Garcia.New Orleans assistant coach Joe Boylan was allegedly punched by a
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Yankees fire pitching coach Larry Rothschild

[ad_1] The New York Yankees have fired pitching coach Larry Rothschild and will announce the move later Monday.The move was first reported by the New York Post and confirmed by ESPN's Buster Olney.Rothschild has had the job since 2011, when he replaced Dave Eiland, who was fired.2 RelatedDespite sending an MLB record 30 players to the injured list, the Yankees appeared in the ALCS this season, eventually losing to the
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Boston Bruins coach Bruce Cassidy on David Pastrnak, his legacy and hockey cards

[ad_1] After advancing to the final game of the Stanley Cup Final last season, the Boston Bruins picked up where they left off to start 2019-20: going 6-1-2 in their first nine games.They're a plus-6 in goal differential, with the league's second-best team save percentage (.935). Their top line remains perhaps the best in the NHL, with David Pastrnak (10 goals, seven assists), Brad Marchand (five goals, nine assists) and
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Reign FC’s Vlatko Andonovski to replace Jill Ellis as USWNT coach

[ad_1] 5:22 PM ETGraham HaysespnW.com CloseGraham Hays covers college sports for espnW, including softball and soccer. Hays began with ESPN in 1999.Vlatko Andonovski is expected to replace Jill Ellis as coach of the United States women's national team, according to a source close to the process.Sports Illustrated originally reported the agreement, with Andonovski to be announced Monday in New York.Andonovski, 43, becomes the eighth person to hold the U.S. job