Since their last fight in 2018, boxing fans have been clamoring over the possibility of a third bout between Gennadiy 'GGG' Golovkin and Canelo Alvarez. GGG joined SI Now to explain why the trilogy fight is the furthest from his mind.
Michigan Wolverines’ head coach Jim Harbaugh’s seat is heating up. The Wolverines got crushed in another key game to Wisconsin, 35-14. Mark May joined SI Now’s Ryan Asselta in studio to discuss how the Michigan fan base is growing impatient with Harbaugh’s inability to beat rival schools.
The New York Mets fired manager Mickey Callaway after two seasons with the team. He started off hot in the Big Apple, winning 11 of the team’s first 12 games in 2018. After missing the postseason with an 86-76 record this season, Callaway ends his Mets tenure with a 163-161 record. With an opening in baseball’s biggest market, SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell assess how attractive the job is.
The Los Angeles Dodgers start their race to the pennant tonight as they welcome the Washington Nationals. Instead of turning to their ace and franchise icon Clayton Kershaw, the Dodgers start Walker Buehler. Given Kershaw’s spotty postseason track record, SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell debate if this strategy is meant to take pressure off the ace.
Jacksonville Jaguars owner Shad Khan said the team has no plans to trade its star cornerback Jalen Ramsey despite his trade request. Ramsey hasn’t been active recently for various reasons during this disgruntled period. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell debate if the team should stand its ground with Ramsey.
Baseball’s postseason is underway and MLB Network analyst Cliff Floyd joined SI Now to preview the best October storylines. While the New York Yankees, Houston Astros and Los Angeles Dodgers are the favorites to win it all, Floyd tells Amy Campbell not to count out the Minnesota Twins. Floyd says outfielder Max Kepler and the team’s potent lineup make them an elite squad.
The University of North Carolina’s athletic director Bubba Cunningham apologized to Clemson fans for a video board segment that took place during the UNC-Clemson game that mocked Clemson fans. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss whether or not the apology issued by UNC was necessary or not.
The Washington Nationals are still looking for its first Postseason series win, but they’re one step closer after winning the NL Wild Card game Monday to advance to face the Los Angeles Dodgers in the NLDS. The Nationals rallied in the bottom of the 8th inning to win 4-3. SI Now hosts Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell say the one-game wild card format makes the sport more thrilling due to the sense of urgency it creates.
Serena Williams is regarded as one of the most dominant athletes of all time. But could she hold her own in a WWE ring? WWE Superstar Natalya says she would have no problem showing Williams the in's and out's of pro wrestling.
Portland Trail Blazers Damian Lillard went on the “Joe Budden Podcast” and dismissed Shaquille O’Neal’s rap career. The "Big Diesel" got wind of those comments and dropped a diss track aimed at Lillard. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss Shaq’s rapping pedigree and compare it to Lillard’s.
After losing to the Pittsburgh Steelers 27-3 on Monday Night Football, the Cincinnati Bengals dropped to 0-4 this season. Wide receiver Tyler Boyd said they got embarrassed. It felt like every year prior to 2019, the perception was that the Bengals needed to move on from Marvin Lewis. Now that they have, SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell and debate if making a coaching move was the right one.
Houston Rockets guard James Harden promised us a new move this season, and he debuted a one-legged three pointer Monday night against the Shanghai Sharks. While the shot didn’t go in, Harden plans to add it to his arsenal of moves. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell break down the new shot.
Following the Chicago Bears victory over the Minnesota Vikings Bears, defender Khalil Mack gave an interesting quote talking to reporters saying, “A dog that poop fast doesn’t poop for long.” SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss the Bears’ 3-1 record and Mack’s unique metaphor.
Clemson Tigers quarterback Trevor Lawrence entered this college football season as the Heisman Trophy favorite and a top NFL prospect. With the Alabama Crimson Tide leapfrogging the Tigers to take the number one ranking, SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell assess the concern surrounding Lawrence’s rough start this season.
Cleveland Browns wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. was clearly seen being choked by Baltimore Ravens cornerback Marlon Humphrey during the game. During the postgame, head coach Freddie Kitchens said, “I saw what you saw. He was getting choked on the ground. They get away with that because it's Odell.” SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss if this incident proves if the star receiver is getting unfairly targeted.
The 2019 first round rookie quarterbacks squared off Sunday, with Daniel Jones leading the New York Giants 24-3 over Dwayne Haskins and the Washington Redskins. Haskins replaced Case Keenum in the second quarter and finished with 107 yards and three interceptions. Jones, on the other hand, threw for 225 yards, a touchdown and two interceptions. While the Giants were heavily criticized for selecting Jones over Haskins in the draft, SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell discuss if Jones’ hot start has already justifies the pick.
The Dallas Cowboys are perfect no more after falling 12-10 to the New Orleans Saints Sunday night. While the Saints didn’t score a touchdown, their defense held the Cowboys to just 45 rushing yards. Dallas rolled through its first three opponents, but dropped its first test against a team with a winning record. SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell debate if the Cowboys are still the elite team we thought they were.
Gardner Minshew’s magic continued Sunday as the quarterback led the Jacksonville Jaguars to a comeback win over the Denver Broncos. With the team squarely back in the division race and his rising cult status, SI Now’s Robin Lundberg and Amy Campbell predict if Minshew is going to replace Nick Foles as the team’s starting quarterback in the long run.
As he prepares for his unification bout with Errol Spence Jr., WBC welterweight champion Shawn Porter discusses the possibility of fighting Manny Pacquiao and what an honor it would be step into the ring with the boxing legend.