08.12.19: Five things for the week ahead based on unscientific evidence of guaranteed importance
So we’re a year out from the 2020 Summer Olympics in Tokyo, and if Simone Biles decided to switch from gymnastics to beach volleyball …
Who eventually represents the U.S. on the beach sand venue will likely be on display at this AVP annual trip to Manhattan Beach. Those who are in town for the 59th Manhattan Beach Open, complete with the ceremony honoring the winners with plaques on the iconic pier, know the value of the sixth of eight stops on the 2019 schedule, less than a month removed from Hermosa Beach, with events in Chicago (Aug. 30-Sept. 1) and Hawaii (Sept. 20-22) to cap it off. NBCSN airs this delayed at 8 p.m. Sunday.
The rest of the week includes the Dodgers in Miami and Atlanta, UFC 241 in Anaheim and Week 2 of the NFL exhibition season sending the Rams to Hawaii. It’s here.