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Tip Drill: No need to get cute with SOS, bye weeks

Today’s tippage is simple and to the point, but it’s worth saying once a summer. Take off the binoculars forget about looking deeply into the rear-view mirror. When it comes to optimum fantasy football management, you want to focus on current lay of the land as much as possible.

Carmelo Anthony and Chris Bosh will appear on ‘Law and Order, SVU’

We’re not sure what’s more unsettling — that the appearance of NBA All-Stars Chris Bosh and Carmelo Anthony on NBC’s ‘Law and Order, SVU’ could rank as the biggest NBA news item for all of September, or that former ‘Wonder Years’ dad Dan Lauria will be set to play someone who really shouldn’t be coming into contact with children. Brr. Bosh and ‘Melo will appear on the long-running and often-unsettling procedural drama on September 28th, according to TVGuide.com (via Pro Basketball Talk ) in cameo appearances.

Join us for the latest NASCAR live chat, Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET

Time again for another live NASCAR chat here at the Marbles, kicking off Wednesday at 1 p.m. ET. We’ll start talking the Chase, bubble drivers, Bristol and oh so much more

And the Oscar goes to North Carolina’s Harrison Barnes …

If this whole basketball thing turns sour for Harrison Barnes, the North Carolina star may have a future as a thespian. Barnes tried to put a scare into those around him on Sunday afternoon when he pretended to be injured vying for a loose ball in an on-campus pick-up game pitting everyday North Carolina students against members of the basketball team.

Tom Cruise takes to the track in a Red Bull F1 ride

Sure, that looks like some kind of cyborg with the head of a famous Hollywood star, but it’s actually Tom Cruise strapped into a Red Bull F1 car. Cruise, a longtime racing fan, took a test drive in Southern California with the assistance of David Coulthard, a 13-time Grand Prix winner