Dak Prescott, Ezekiel Elliott and how to bet on the Cowboys | Daily Wager

Doug Kezirian, Joe Fortenbaugh and Preston Johnson discuss how to bet on the Cowboys, including Dallas’ chances to win the NFC East and player props for Dak Prescott and Ezekiel Elliott. ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to NBA on ESPN on YouTube: […]

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WHO boss forms coronavirus response panel with former Liberia, New Zealand leaders in charge

Former Liberian President Ellen Johnson Sirleaf and former New Zealand Prime Minister Helen Clark will head a new World Health Organization panel tasked with giving “an honest assessment” of the global response to the coronavirus pandemic, the head of the United Nations health agency announced Thursday. WHO Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, whose agency is facing […]

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Column: Stan Johnson hopes to put LMU basketball on map with a long stay in L.A.

Stan Johnson was a child when he faced the wrong end of a rifle during political upheaval that tore apart his homeland, the West African nation of Liberia. The experience has stayed with Johnson, who was hired in March to coach Loyola Marymount’s men’s basketball team, but it didn’t lead him to live in fear. […]

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GOP Sen. Ron Johnson backtracks on proposal to replace Columbus Day with Juneteenth

GOP Sen. Ron Johnson has withdrawn a proposal to replace Columbus Day with Juneteenth for federal employees – saying he does “not support efforts to erase” America’s history, but was instead, attempting to save taxpayer dollars and avoid putting the U.S. “further in debt.” Johnson, amid criticism from conservatives, proposed a new amendment, which would reduce “paid leave” […]

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Jimmie Johnson is worried about his children after positive COVID-19 test | NASCAR on ESPN

Seven-time NASCAR champion Jimmie Johnson will miss the Brickyard 400, IndyCar test after his positive COVID-19 diagnosis, but the driver’s biggest concern is his children. Johnson says that although he is asymptomatic, he still fears that him or his wife will pass the virus to his children. #NASCAR ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the […]

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UK’s Johnson: There are other good options if we can’t reach deal with EU

© Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Britain’s Prime Minister Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street in London LONDON (Reuters) – There is a good agreement to be reached with the European Union on post-Brexit trading terms but if that can’t be achieved, there are other very good options, Prime Minister Boris Johnson told LBC radio on Friday. Johnson […]

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Breaking down Cam Newton’s impact on NFL betting in 2020 | Daily Wager

Doug Kezirian, Joe Fortenbaugh and Preston Johnson of Daily Wager break down Cam Newton’s impact on NFL betting in 2020, after the former Carolina Panthers star signed with the New England Patriots, potentially to replace Tom Brady as Bill Belichick’s starting quarterback. #NFL #Sports ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe […]

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Report on drinking and driving incident that got Eddie Johnson fired to remain under wraps

Screenshot from provided bodycam footage of former CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson asleep in vehicle. | Provided Mayor Lori Lightfoot said the ordinance she pushed through the City Council in September 2019 allows the release of inspector general reports only when a matter of compelling public interest involves a death or a felony. Despite media demands […]

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Are Zion Williamson and the Pelicans a good bet to make the playoffs? | Daily Wager

Daily Wager’s Doug Kezirian, Joe Fortenbaugh and Preston Johnson discuss the odds for the Memphis Grizzlies, New Orleans Pelicans, Portland Trail Blazers and Sacramento Kings to get the 8th seed in the NBA’s Western Conference. #NBA ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ Subscribe to […]

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Shawn Johnson Shares Personal Struggle With Body Image & Drug Use In New Video

Shawn Johnson got incredibly candid about struggling with body image issues while being in the public eye, describing how she felt like she was enduring ‘the worst thing in the entire world’ before welcoming her daughter. Shawn Johnson got very real about her journey to embracing her body in her June 27 video uploaded to her […]

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PM Johnson demands Britain ‘Build, build, build’ to beat COVID-19 slump

2/2 © Reuters. FILE PHOTO: Boris Johnson leaves Downing Street 2/2 By William James LONDON (Reuters) – Prime Minister Boris Johnson promised to shake Britain’s economy out of its coronavirus-induced crisis on Tuesday by fast-tracking infrastructure investment and slashing property planning rules. As Britain emerges from lockdown, Johnson is looking to move past criticism of […]

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City releases bodycam footage of ex-CPD Supt. Eddie Johnson asleep at the wheel

Provided The footage shows two officers walk up to Johnson’s SUV. Johnson can be seen in the driver’s seat with his eyes closed as one officer shines a flashlight inside. The city released a trove of documents and footage Monday related to the incident last October in which former Chicago Police Supt. Eddie Johnson was […]

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Sky sign Stella Johnson after Sydney Colson tests positive for COVID-19

Stella Johnson was initially selected by the Phoenix Mercury with the 29th overall pick in the 2020 WNBA Draft. | Rider University Athletics The Sky signed former Rider University guard Stella Johnson, the team announced Monday. Two days after Sydney Colson announced she had tested positive for the coronavirus, the Sky signed former Rider University guard […]

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Dustin Johnson claims victory at Travelers Championship

Dustin Johnson won the Travelers Championship on Sunday to end a long drought and extend his career-long season victory streak to 13. Johnson closed with a 3-under 67 for a one-stroke victory over Kevin Streelman at fan-free TPC River Highlands. Johnson last won in Mexico City in March 2019. “I’m definitely proud of myself for […]

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British PM Boris Johnson does pushups as he preps UK recovery plan, claims he’s ‘fit as a butcher’s dog’

British PM Boris Johnson declared himself “fit as a butcher’s dog” as he boasted about both his health and his plans for the U.K.’s economic recovery from the coronavirus pandemic. Johnson spoke with The Mail on Sunday, listing a number of measures that he saw as the way forward for his country. He promised a […]

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Brendon Todd matches Dustin Johnson’s 61 to take lead at Travelers

Brendon Todd and Dustin Johnson each shot a career-low 61 at the Travelers Championship on Saturday, leaving Todd with a two-stroke lead over the 2016 U.S. Open champion. The 34-year-old Georgian, playing a couple holes behind Johnson, had a chance at the tournament’s second 60 of the week but missed a 10-foot putt to the […]

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Chicago’s minimum wage rising Wednesday to $14 amid pandemic. For some, it won’t be enough.

Ieshia Townsend plays with her son Demarihon Johnson at their home in South Chicago. | Anthony Vazquez / Sun-Times The minimum wage in the city goes up starting Wednesday. But fast-food workers say the bump in pay still won’t provide financial stability. After years of pushing for an increase in hourly wages to $15, Ieshia […]

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BET founder Robert Johnson slams protesters for toppling Confederate statues

BET founder Robert Johnson slammed those who topple Confederate and other statues across the US as “borderline anarchists” — and argued the act means “absolutely means nothing” to black Americans. Johnson, who recently called for the government to provide $14 trillion in reparations to the descendants of slavery, told FOX News Wednesday that the movement […]

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BET founder Robert Johnson mocks crowds pulling down statues, calls them ‘borderline anarchists’

BET founder Robert Johnson, in an interview Wednesday with Fox News, blasted those who are toppling Confederate and other statues across the nation as “borderline anarchists” — while challenging the notion that black Americans support this. People tearing down statues “have the mistaken assumption that black people are sitting around cheering for them saying ‘Oh, my […]

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Dustin Johnson on playing without fans, Tigers Woods’ swing & being around Wayne Gretzky | Get Up

Dustin Johnson joins Mike Greenberg on Get Up to discuss his experience playing without fans during the coronavirus pandemic, what it’s been like being around Wayne Gretzky, and the improvements he has seen in Tiger Woods’ swing. #GetUp ✔️Subscribe to ESPN+ https://plus.espn.com/ ✔️ Get the ESPN App: http://www.espn.com/espn/apps/espn ✔️Subscribe to ESPN on YouTube: http://es.pn/SUBSCRIBEtoYOUTUBE ✔️ […]

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Women With Cancer Awarded Billions in Baby Powder Suit

A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday ordered Johnson & Johnson and a subsidiary to pay $2.1 billion in damages to women who blamed their ovarian cancer on the company’s talcum products, including its iconic baby powder. The decision slashed by more than half a record award of $4.69 billion in compensatory and punitive damages to […]

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Johnson & Johnson damages cut in half in talcum powder cancer suit

A Missouri appeals court on Tuesday reduced a damages award against Johnson & Johnson to about $2.12 billion from $4.69 billion in a case brought by 22 women who blamed their ovarian cancer on asbestos in its baby powder and other talc products. The Missouri Court of Appeals awarded $500 million in actual damages and […]

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‘We No Longer Face the Virus Spreading Exponentially,’ Johnson Says

new video loaded: ‘We No Longer Face the Virus Spreading Exponentially,’ Johnson Says transcript Back bars 0:00/1:07 –1:07 transcript ‘We No Longer Face the Virus Spreading Exponentially,’ Johnson Says Prime Minister Boris Johnson of Britain announced that he would lift many restrictions, clearing the way for pubs and restaurants to reopen soon. While we remain […]

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Is Derrick Henry a good bet to win the rushing title? What about Ezekiel Elliott? | Daily Wager

Doug Kezirian, Joe Fortenbaugh and Preston Johnson break down the betting odds for 2020 NFL rushing champs, talking about Derrick Henry of the Tennessee Titans, Ezekiel Elliott of the Dallas Cowboys, Saquon Barkley of the New York Giants, Kenyan Drake of the Arizona Cardinals, Joe Mixon of the Cincinnati Bengals and Cam Akers of the […]

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Magic Johnson, Adam Silver say NBA can return and fight for social justice

In the eyes of Lakers and NBA legend Magic Johnson, there has to be a continued fight against racial injustice and a united front with NBA players in deciding to restart the season in Orlando next month. Johnson talked about those sensitive topics Tuesday during the “NBA Together Virtual Roundtable Session” on Twitter with NBA […]

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