Nick Schwartz, USA TODAY

Nick Schwartz

USA TODAY

Los Angeles, CA, United States

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Recent:
  • USA TODAY
Past:
  • Great Falls Tribune
  • Knoxville News Sentinel
  • Daily Record
  • Naples Daily News
  • FOX Sports
  • 10 News Tampa Bay

Recent articles by Nick:

Opinion: Ranking every XFL team's home and away uniforms

The eight new teams of the reborn XFL have unveiled their uniforms. Here's a look at the best and worst uniforms for the start-up football league. → Read More

Kate Upton sounds off on Twitter about World Series Game 6 interference call controversy

Kate Upton, wife of Houston Astros pitcher Justin Verlander, broke her Twitter silence during a controversial moment in Game 6 of the World Series. → Read More

NASCAR fans will love the Dale Earnhardt tribute planned for Talladega

Dale Earnhardt's last race-winning car will be used as the pace car for next month's race NASCAR Cup Series playoff race at Talladega. → Read More

Yankees GM Brian Cashman explains why he was mistaken for car thief, stopped at gunpoint by police

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was mistaken for a car thief while leaving a gas station and was stopped at gunpoint by police. → Read More

Yankees GM Brian Cashman explains why he was mistaken for car thief, stopped at gunpoint by police

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman said he was mistaken for a car thief while leaving a gas station and was stopped at gunpoint by police. → Read More

Kendrick Perkins rips Steve Kerr over criticism of Anthony Davis trade

ESPN's Kendrick Perkins didn't hold back on Steve Kerr, firing off a lengthy string of tweets in response to Kerr's take on the Anthony Davis trade. → Read More

Russell Westbrook says goodbye to Oklahoma City in touching post

Russell Westbrook had spent his entire 11-year career in Oklahoma City. After being traded, he thanked the organization and the community. → Read More

Colin Cowherd experienced his first earthquake on live TV

Colin Cowherd paused his sports talk show Thursday when an earthquake in Southern California caused his desk to shake. → Read More

Kendrick Perkins: Draymond Green spat led Kevin Durant to leave the Warriors

Kevin Durant's former teammate Kendrick Perkins says the two-time Finals MVP never got over his mid-season altercation with Draymond Green. → Read More

Drake was so happy throughout Raptors' Game 6 win over Bucks

Drake gave Nick Nurse another shoulder rub during the Toronto Raptors' Eastern Conference title celebration. → Read More

Charles Barkley donates $45,000 for Bucks guard Malcolm Brogdon's water project in Africa

Malcolm Brogdon spoke to the NBA on TNT crew about his charity that builds clean water wells in Africa, and Charles Barkley pledged a big donation. → Read More

The last time each NBA team won the draft lottery

Will the New York Knicks win the lottery for the first time since 1985? → Read More

Paul Pierce roasted for saying he was better than Dwyane Wade

Paul Pierce or Dwyane Wade? The ESPN NBA analyst says if he had Wade's teammates, he would easily have five or six rings. → Read More

Bryce Harper's first hit with the Phillies was a monster home run

Bryce Harper's first hit as a member of the Phillies was a monster home run in his second game in Philadelphia. → Read More

Steph Curry, Warriors taunt officials, lose seconds later on controversial call

The Warriors and Timberwolves played an overtime thriller Friday night, but the defending champs were left fuming by controversial calls. → Read More

Clint Bowyer rips NASCAR for the series' latest qualifying debacle

NASCAR laid out new rules for qualifying in Texas, but didn't seem intent on enforcing them. → Read More

Are Rob Gronkowski and Conor McGregor headed to WWE?

Breaking down the potential WWE future for Rob Gronkowski and Conor McGregor, who announced they were retiring from the NFL and UFC, respectively. → Read More

Bracket Madness: The 2019 Ultimate Podcast Bracket Elite 8

Vote for your favorite podcast in the Elite 8 of the Ultimate Podcast Bracket. → Read More

Dodgers pitcher returns to the mound after hurting himself cooking

Joe Kelly's cajun food caused the weirdest injury of spring training. → Read More

Charles Barkley on Kyrie Irving: 'I’ve never seen a person so miserable'

Charles Barkley joined ESPN's Get Up on Thursday and gave his take on Irving, "one of the most miserable people" Barkley says he's ever seen. → Read More