The Daily Outkick: Wednesday, June 12, 2019

U.S. Takes Apart Thailand And The Record Book At The Women’s World Cup (New York Times) The reigning champions delivered a 13-0 thrashing, scoring more goals than any other team in tournament history.

Ex-Stanford Sailing Coach Faces Sentencing In U.S. College Scandal (Reuters) John Vandemoer is set to become the first person to be sentenced in the U.S. college admissions scandal after admitting he agreed to help wealthy parents secure spots for their children at the school in exchange for bribes.

The Raiders On ‘Hard Knocks’ Is A Gift From The Content Gods (The Ringer) America Is Ready For Its Close-up Of Jon Gruden And Co.

Twitter’s Co-founder Yearns For The Time When Bloggers Couldn’t Get Instant Feedback (Vox) Medium CEO and Twitter co-founder Ev Williams said people get “burned out” on many social media platforms because of their competitive nature.

Sixers’ Joel Embiid, Other NBA Players Slam Raptors Fans For Cheering Kevin Durant’s Injury (CBS Philly) “Why are they cheering for his injury? Come on man,” Embiid tweeted, adding that it was “disgusting.”

Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg Finds Self On Receiving End Of Fake Video (Wall Street Journal) CEO appears to question social-media company’s data practices.

USWNT Defends 13-goal Blitz Against Thailand: ‘Can’t Feel Bad For Scoring As Many Goals As Possible’ (Sporting News) In a World Cup group stage, goal differential is the first tiebreaker.

‘I Was Just Looking To Get Someone’: Snapchat’s Gender-swap Filter Inspires A Sting Operation (Washington Post) 40-year-old Robert Davies was arrested last week for contacting a minor to commit a felony.

‘Do This For Kevin’: How Stephen Curry’s Rallying Cry Helped Save The Warriors (Yahoo! Sports) “To Steph’s credit, he kind of rallied the troops. He talked to everybody, went around the huddle and just told everybody to stay locked in and do this for Kevin.”

Eddy Feliz Garcia, Suspect In David Ortiz Shooting, Charged With ‘Attempted Homicide’ (New York Post) Garcia confessed to having a role in Sunday’s shooting but claimed that he was not the one who pulled the trigger.

ESPN Deportes Radio Will Close This Fall, With 10 Full-time And 25 Part-time Employees Laid Off Amidst Shift To Podcasts (Awful Announcing) ESPN will instead emphasize podcasts and TV content from ESPN Deportes.

Can You Unwrinkle A Raisin? (538) The questions that kids ask about science aren’t always easy to answer. Sometimes, their little brains can lead to big places that adults forget to explore.

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