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COMMIT: #illini land 3-star OT Phifer Griffin6-6, 290-pound North Carolina offensive tackle confirms to Illini Inquirer that he gave Illinois a verbal commitment on Thursday.Big win for Bob McClain and big addition at area of needhttps://t.co/vW4fBcZR4d Jeremy Werner (@JWerner247)...

NL West trade deadline guide: Madison Bumgarner and Robbie Ray could leave the division by July 31

What is each team in the NL West looking to do before the trade deadline? Here's our buy and sell guide

Illinois Basketball: Illini offer 2023 guard Rodney Gallagher

The Illinois basketball team took the it is never too early to offer a scholarship to heart with their latest offer. On July 17, Rodney Gallagher announced on Twitter that he had received a scholarship offer from Illinois. This was his first scholarship offer from any team, so the Illini can say they saw the [] Illinois Basketball: Illini offer 2023 guard Rodney Gallagher - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illinois Football: Illini recruiting wishlist for the class of 2020

The Illinois football team needs to start filling out their class of 2020 before all the top talent is gone. That is a big worry of mine right now. We have three solid commitments in Jadon Thompson, Reggie Love and Quinton McCoy. All three of these players are going to be huge additions to their [] Illinois Football: Illini recruiting wishlist for the class of 2020 - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Rockets' James Harden says there's no bad blood with Chris Paul, confident in Russell Westbrook partnership

Harden hopes to have more success in Houston with Westbrook than he did with Paul

James Harden is not concerned with questions about playing with Russell Westbrook again

Harden addresses questions about playing reuniting with Westbrook

WATCH: Russell Westbrook shows no mercy playing basketball against kids

Russell Westbrook is showing off at his youth basketball camp

Fantasy Football Rankings 2019: Breakouts by top simulation that called Tevin Coleman's huge season

SportsLine simulated the 2019 NFL season 10,000 times and identified Fantasy Football breakouts to target.

Illinois Football: Walter Simmons III can do it all on the field

You can never have enough talent at quarterback and that was the thought with the next scholarship offer from the Illinois football team. Isaiah Williams is going to be the starting quarterback for the Illini until he graduates. I think that kid has a lot of talent that just needs to be unleashed on the [] Illinois Football: Walter Simmons III can do it all on the field - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Football: Illinois Football

JUST IN: #Illini add Texas HS football coach ⁦@CoachJP3⁩ to recruiting staff https://t.co/o18lQciwN6 Jeremy Werner (@JWerner247) July 19, 2019...

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Checking on Chiefs, Tyreek Hill with our first ADP review

In our first Average Draft Position review, Jamey Eisenberg goes in depth on players with good and bad values, including where Tyreek Hill should be drafted now that he won't be suspended.

TUPPER: Inside the Illini's quarterback battle and Lovie Smith's plan for defense

CHAMPAIGN — The calendar says the first Illini football training camp practice is less than two weeks away and we already know who will be drawing the most attention when players hit the grass fields east of Memorial Stadium.

Macon County Illini: A list of athletes from Macon County who played at the U of I

Macon County has a rich athletic tradition and a large Fighting Illini fandom. Sometimes those two have mixed, with Macon County athletes playing at Illinois. Here's a list of some

Rockets' James Harden withdraws from playing for United States national team in FIBA World Cup, per report

The Houston Rockets star wants to use the time to gel with his new teammate Russell Westbrook

Tyreek Hill reacts after NFL surprisingly decides not to suspend him, says abuse allegations were false

The Chiefs receiver had a lengthy reaction to the NFL's decision not to suspend him

2019 Fantasy Football Team Previews: With Tyreek Hill active, Chiefs are a juggernaut again

Tyreek Hill won't be suspended in 2019, which means the Chiefs are bringing the whole gang back together. Can they repeat 2018's incredible performance?

Fantasy Football Rankings 2019: Model that beat experts says top five WRs now include Tyreek Hill

SportsLine's advanced model simulated the NFL season 10,000 times and came up with its top five WRs

Deadheads guide to Illinois Football in 2019

Comparing our favorite Grateful Dead songs to the 2019 football roster.

Nebraska Player to Watch: JD Spielman

Nebraska's big play wideout key to 2019 resurgence.

NFL shockingly decides not to suspend Chiefs WR Tyreek Hill following investigation

The league will not suspend Tyreek Hill after all, the league announced on Friday

2019 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: With no suspension for Tyreek Hill, he's a first round pick

Heath Cummings says Tyreek Hill is a first round pick and could be the best receiver in Fantasy.

Illinois Football: Kaleb Killian would provide speed for the Illini

The Illinois football team has some work to do on the class of 2020 still, but they are also focusing on 2021 at the same time. Speed is an area that this coaching regime has tried to snag on multiple occasions for the program. Illinois was void of speed on the team when Lovie Smith [] Illinois Football: Kaleb Killian would provide speed for the Illini - Writing Illini - Writing Illini - An Illinois Fighting Illini Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.

Illini Basketball: Illini Basketball

"Turn me up a little bit" -Giorgi BezhanishviliThe @IlliniMBB sophomore is showing his skills to a packed @IlliniAthletics Fest at Millennium Park pic.twitter.com/KnwaNt5M7S Bret Beherns (@WCIA3Bret) July 18, 2019 The line to get Giorgi's autograph is out the door,...