The Sport Lobby weekly headline round up 6/5-6/9

Here are the news stories The Sport Lobby followed this week.

Via Forbes: Forbes writer Dan Alexander sheds light on yet another morally bankrupt move by the Trump family. Read how Donald Trump moved kids-cancer donations into his own business via golf events.

Via SB Nation: Speaking of golf and Trump. The president took his 23rd golf outing of the year this week, and joining him was two-time Super Bowl champion Peyton Manning.

Via ESPN: The Allen County (Indiana) Coroner’s Office on Thursday identified the body of a man found in the Maumee River on Wednesday as former Buffalo Bills receiver James Hardy.

From the Field

  • The Golden State Warriors won their 15th straight playoff game of 2017 Wednesday, putting them on the cusp of becoming the first team ever to go undefeated in the postseason. Game 4 of the NBA Finals tips off tonight at 8 p.m. CT.
  • The Pittsburgh Penguins took at 3-2 lead over the Nashville Predators in the Stanley Cup Finals after a 6-0 trouncing in Game 5. Game 6 is Sunday, June 11 at 8 p.m.
  • Cincinnati Reds second baseman Scooter Gennett became the first MLB player in five years and the 17th player in major league history to hit four home runs in a single game. You gotta watch the highlights. It’s one of the best single-game offensive performances in league history.

 

Highlights from the Comey Hearing:

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