SbB LIVE FROM LA (Aug 27, 2014 @ 4:30am ET)
9:00 PM: Rachel Nichols shares photos from her visit with the Seattle Seahawks on Tuesday, including a pic with her "old ESPN friend" Chris Berman.
8:45 PM: From The Onion: "Condoleezza Rice Spends First 15 Minutes Of College Football Committee Meeting Asking What The F*** She Is Doing There"
8:30 PM: After MLB rejected his protest over a instant replay challenge in Saturday's game against the Toronto Blue Jays, Tampa Bay Rays manager Joe Maddon tweeted a clip from "Wayne's World".
8:15 PM: A shooting instructor at a northwest Arizona gun range died Monday night after being accidentally shot by a 9-year-old girl with an Uzi.
8:00 PM: Three 24-year-old men were arrested last Saturday night for stealing two golf carts from a Washington County, Pennsylvania course and crashing one of the carts.
7:45 PM: Notre Dame football coach Brian Kelly said on Tuesday that the four Irish players involved in an academic fraud investigation will not play Saturday against Rice. Kelly also said that the team will go back to singing the alma mater with students after all home games and not just victories.
7:30 PM: University of Hawaii athletic director Ben Jay, who said last week the school might consider cutting football due to budget woes, is expecting only 28,000 fans at the 50,000-seat Aloha Stadium for the Rainbow Warriors' home opener Saturday against Washington.
7:15 PM: The Seattle Mariners announced Tuesday that general manager Jack Zduriencik has been given a multi-year contract extension but did not reveal details of the new deal.
7:00 PM: 15-year-old Catherine "CiCi" Bellis defeated Dominika Cibulkova 6-1, 4-6, 6-4 on Tuesday to become the youngest player to win a U.S. Open match since Anna Kournikova in 1996.
6:45 PM: San Diego Chargers radio announcer Hank Bauer issued an apology for allegedly telling an anti-Semitic joke near the end of Sunday's preseason game against the San Francisco 49ers.
6:30 PM: The Cleveland Plain Dealer reports that Kevin Love's recently finalized trade to the Cavaliers began after LeBron James called Love hours after James rejoined the Cavs. And Yahoo's Adrian Wojnarowski earlier reported that the Minnesota Timberwolves gave Cavs owner Dan Gilbert permission to talk to Love in July.
6:15 PM: The Seattle Seahawks have been fined $300,000 by the NFL for violating the league's rules of having too much contact during offseason practices.
6:00 PM: Tampa Bay Buccaneers head coach Lovie Smith said on Monday that offensive coordinator Jeff Tedford will be "out for a short period of time" after undergoing an unspecified medical procedure.
5:45 PM: Officials say a Penn State freshman died after falling or jumping from a crane at an on-campus construction site Sunday morning.
5:30 PM: The Kansas City Star notes that as of Tuesday morning, the Kansas City Royals' magic number to clinch the AL Central is at 32.