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John Elway: ‘I was wrong’ to hire Vance Joseph to coach the Broncos

The former quarterback and current general manager of the Denver Broncos didn’t hesitate to admit he was wrong in hiring Vance Joseph as head coach two years ago. Elway spoke to ProFootballTalk’s Peter King, who published Elway’s comments in his Football Morning in America column, about hiring the recently fired Broncos coach. I talked to [Vance Joseph] before the process a couple of years ago, and knew him, and going in, I had an idea that he was kind of our guy.

Serena Williams shuns US Open final talk after first-round win at Australian Open wearing ‘Serena-tard’

Serena Williams won her first competitive match since the US Open final – that infamous night in New York when she suffered three code violations – and then made it clear that any discussion of the biggest tennis story of 2018 was completely off the table. In the immediate aftermath of Williams’s extraordinary loss to Naomi Osaka, she insisted that she saw her row with chair umpire Carlos Ramos in gender terms. Coming less than a year after the launch of the Me Too movement, Williams’s comments sparked a huge, ongoing debate about sexism in tennis.

Mavericks reportedly working to trade Dennis Smith Jr.; Suns, Magic interested

Dennis Smith Jr. just does not fit next to Luka Doncic. Dallas’ most used and regular starting lineup most of the season — Smith, Doncic, Wes Matthews, Harrison Barnes, and DeAndre Jordan — struggle to get buckets, scoring less than a point per possession. Smith showed flashes as a rookie last season with the ball in his hands, and he’s still on his rookie contract, which means he has trade value.