The Raiders will begin later this year what could be there last year in Oakland. The powers-that-be in Oakland could be doing something about it.
Daniel Kaplan of SportsBusiness Daily reports that the Oakland City Council will conduct a May 1 vote on whether to sue the Raiders and the NFL.
The litigation, which likely would be pursued under a contingency-fee agreement, is expected to arise under the antitrust laws, with a likely argument that the league ignored its own relocation bylaws.
It can be difficult to keep track of all the NBA’s important moments on social media. Every night there’s seemingly a new meme, a new highlight or a new beef to keep track of. That’s what we’re here for. Moving forward, we’ll be rounding up the top social moments of the week and asking readers to vote on their favorite tweets, videos, GIFs and Instagram posts.
Whether there’s shade being thrown in the Instagram comments or a new viral challenge, we’ve got you covered.
Here are the top social moments of the final week of the regular season and opening weekend of the playoffs (April 9-15):
The rest of the card offers a nice selection of pitchers and hitters, so you can start the week strong. As always, be sure to check for updates as changes are made to the schedule.
Watson played in 26 games this past season as a sophomore, averaging 2.2 points and 5.2 minutes. Michigan made it to the NCAA title game before losing to Villanova.
Game Kids Shaq Mason Jersey There Mark Barron Jersey are no sure things in the NFL draft, but Barkley is as close as it gets. He is an uncommon blend of size, speed, power and production. As one scout told The Post, Tell me what he can’t do. Saquon Barkley and Odell Beckham Jr. on the same side? Eli Manning rejoices.David Shaw didn’t hesitate. He didn’t second-guess himself. Or ride both sides of the fence.
If the Stanford coach was picking between the two quarterback prospects from rival Pac-12 schools, Sam Darnold would win out over Josh Rosen.
If I was drafting a player, I would take Sam Darnold, Shaw said Wednesday at AT&T Stadium, where he was working as part of the NFL Network crew. The combination of [Rosen’s] injury issues, but then Sam’s athleticism and his ability to hurt defense with his legs, that’s the X-factor. That mobility is a huge X-factor.
Shaw, however, made sure to say he could be convinced by his draft room to move to Rosen, who suffered two concussions last year and had a shoulder problem that cost him six games the previous season, if there was a consensus. He’s that high on both players who are expected to be taken high in Thursday night’s draft.