Sport

New York Yankees co-owner Hank Steinbrenner dies in Clearwater at age 63

New York Yankees co-owner Hank Steinbrenner dies in Clearwater at age 63

A year later, the brothers were named co-chairs of the Yankees , while sisters Jennifer Steinbrenner Swindal and Jessica Steinbrenner are general partners and vice-chairpersons. Hank Steinbrenner an...

by · Sport
Rogers Cup women's tournament canceled until 2021

Rogers Cup women's tournament canceled until 2021

The national organizing body for tennis made the announcement on Friday afternoon after the Quebec government requested the cancellation of all public sporting events through August 31 in an effort to...

by · Sport
Quick-fire Rugby Championship to be contested in one city?

Quick-fire Rugby Championship to be contested in one city?

This scenario would force Super Rugby sides to play without their worldwide stars who will be in action for their countries in the Rugby Championship . We roll off the back of that. "Hopefully that...

by · Sport
National Football League and NFLPA announce virtual offseason program as coronavirus pandemic continues

National Football League and NFLPA announce virtual offseason program as coronavirus pandemic continues

Shelter-at-home orders aimed at slowing the spread of the coronavirus have forced the closure of all National Football League team facilities ahead of the new season, which is set to start on Sept...

by · Sport
Former Pakistan First-Class Cricketer Dies Of COVID-19

Former Pakistan First-Class Cricketer Dies Of COVID-19

He died late on Monday. Sarfraz, a left-hand middle-order batsman, made 616 runs from 15 first-class games for Peshawar . A lack of testing and an underfunded health care sector, however, has rai...

by · Sport
Indianapolis Colts debut new looks and logos

Indianapolis Colts debut new looks and logos

Shortly after the new logo was announced, a designer for a local high school noticed the look was very familiar. The new "C" logo had the outline of the state of IN carved into the C. One of the bes...

by · Sport
Yaya Mayweather Faces Up To 99 Years In Prison For Alleged Stabbing

Yaya Mayweather Faces Up To 99 Years In Prison For Alleged Stabbing

The boutique owner claimed she was the rapper's fiancee and told LaPattra to leave the house before allegedly charging at her with two knives. Floyd Mayweather's ex Melissia Rene has declared sh...

by · Sport

'Kylian Mbappe To Real Madrid Was Almost Done Before COVID-19

However, it seems as if the 2018 World Cup victor was due to sign for the Spanish giants, according to a surprising claim from former PSG midfielder Jerome Rothen . Liverpool agreed a new £150,000...

by · Sport
ESPN asks highest-paid commentators to take pay cut amid employee furloughs

ESPN asks highest-paid commentators to take pay cut amid employee furloughs

Those pay cuts are considered voluntary, meaning the ESPN personalities - and their agents - would have to agree to the pay cuts. It's unclear how numerous 100 personalities agreed to ESPN's offer, wh...

by · Sport
Boston Bruins, and the Vancouver Canucks

Boston Bruins, and the Vancouver Canucks

In other words, the Bruins know that Krug is due for a massive raise from his current $5.25 million cap hit, which has turned out to be a enormous bargain for a Black and Gold that's been powered ...

by · Sport

National Football League agrees to virtual offseason program

However, teams with a new head coach have the opportunity to hold a fourth week for a voluntary veterans minicamp. But a memo sent to teams Monday makes clear that as long as even one facility is not ...

by · Sport
Man United eye Kane despite Tottenham hands-off warning

Man United eye Kane despite Tottenham hands-off warning

Kane put clubs on red alert last month after revealing he'll quit Tottenham if they fail to match his ambition with Manchester City and Real Madrid believed to be the other team after the striker. W...

by · Sport
COVID-19: US PGA Tour reportedly exploring possibility of return without fans

COVID-19: US PGA Tour reportedly exploring possibility of return without fans

Whether we'll be ready in the middle of July, I don't know. It has so-called "elevated status" on tour, with the victor receiving a three-year exemption, one more than regular tournaments. While the...

by · Sport
Minnesota Duluth star Scott Perunovich wins Hobey Baker

Minnesota Duluth star Scott Perunovich wins Hobey Baker

Perunovich joined Tom Kurvers (1984). The junior from the University of Minnesota Duluth was voted the top men's player in NCAA ice hockey this season over finalists Jeremy Swayman , a Boston Bruin...

by · Sport
Saints Have Done Research on QB Jordan Love

Saints Have Done Research on QB Jordan Love

But the interest in Love doesn't stop there. The most divisive quarterback in the 2020 NFL Draft is shaping up to be Jordan Love . Fowler's scoop appears to come from Love's former coach, Texas T...

by · Sport
Roger Goodell to announce 2020 NFL Draft picks in his basement

Roger Goodell to announce 2020 NFL Draft picks in his basement

ESPN and NFL Network will join forces for this year's NFL draft. This broadcast will come April 23-25 from ESPN's headquarters in Bristol, Connecticut. NFL Network launched in the fall of 2003. Cha...

by · Sport
XFL files for bankruptcy halfway through return season amid pandemic

XFL files for bankruptcy halfway through return season amid pandemic

The league said on Monday in a news release that it wasn't insulated "from the harsh economic impacts and uncertainties caused by the COVID-19 crisis". The league reportedly lost tens of millions of d...

by · Sport
Christian McCaffrey agrees to record-setting extension with Panthers

Christian McCaffrey agrees to record-setting extension with Panthers

He earned Pro Bowl and first-team All-Pro honors in 2019 as he racked up a 1,387-yard rushing season with 15 touchdowns on the ground and tacked on 1,005 receiving yards and four more scores through t...

by · Sport
Tarvaris Jackson, longtime National Football League quarterback, dies in vehicle accident

Tarvaris Jackson, longtime National Football League quarterback, dies in vehicle accident

Jackson, 36, died after his 2012 Camaro left the road, struck a tree and overturned. He won a Super Bowl ring as Russell Wilson's backup in 2014. He was entering his second season at TSU. you will ...

by · Sport
Larson suspended by NASCAR for use of racial slur during esports event

Larson suspended by NASCAR for use of racial slur during esports event

The team suspended Larson without pay, saying that "the words that he chose to use are offensive and unacceptable", while iRacing suspended the driver from the service too. It's one thing to say som...

by · Sport
Karl-Anthony Towns' Mother Passes Away Due To COVID-19

Karl-Anthony Towns' Mother Passes Away Due To COVID-19

Her passion was palpable and her energy will never be replaced. Karl-Anthony Towns posted an emotional video to his Instagram page on March 25, revealing that his mother was in a medically induced...

by · Sport
Windhorst: NBA Looking At 25-Day Preparation Window For Potential Return

Windhorst: NBA Looking At 25-Day Preparation Window For Potential Return

On ESPN's SportsCenter, Brian Windhorst outlined what that plan may consist of. "They hope they get to use it". National Basketball Association players will receive their full checks when the next...

by · Sport
Cowboys’ Dak Prescott And Ezekiel Elliott Party With 30 Friends During Quarantine

Cowboys’ Dak Prescott And Ezekiel Elliott Party With 30 Friends During Quarantine

Among those reportedly in attendance was Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott . In response to the COVID-19 crisis, Texas Gov. Greg Abbott signed an executive order on March 31 that requires every ...

by · Sport
Kyle Larson appears to use racial slur on NASCAR iRacing live stream

Kyle Larson appears to use racial slur on NASCAR iRacing live stream

Wallace had been wrecked, and, fed up, quit the game and admitted it was out of anger on Twitter. One of Wallace's sponsors, a pain-relief cream called Blue-Emu, dropped him after the outburst. It...

by · Sport
Drew McIntyre Thanks The Rock For Believing In Him

Drew McIntyre Thanks The Rock For Believing In Him

The Rock rapidly proclaimed McIn tire- discussing, "I think he's got a great look, great build" and also outrageous potential! "Personally I like Drew McIntyre ", said the Rock . The current WWE...

by · Sport
UFC president Dana White keeps fighting, even during a pandemic

UFC president Dana White keeps fighting, even during a pandemic

The UFC moved to ESPN in 2019 with a reported $1.5 billion deal, so the coronavirus outbreak has undoubtedly been a huge financial blow to White's ultimate-fighting empire. "Let me tell you this, wh...

by · Sport
Players Set For 'MLB The Show' League

Players Set For 'MLB The Show' League

Other notable participants include Rays pitcher Blake Snell , Nationals outfielder Juan Soto and Padres shortstop Fernando Tatis Jr . Callis said he doesn't see the draft going longer than 10 r...

by · Sport
Doug Sanders, the 'Peacock of the Fairways', dies aged 86

Doug Sanders, the 'Peacock of the Fairways', dies aged 86

Sanders died of natural causes in Houston, according to the PGA Tour. The 1970 finish was the most unfortunate. Sanders needed to sink a 3-foot par putt to outduel Jack Nicklaus at St. But there w...

by · Sport
Professional boxing legend Floyd Mayweather to return to ring for virtual battles

Professional boxing legend Floyd Mayweather to return to ring for virtual battles

He died in March at 58 due to complications with diabetes. The retired undefeated fighter penned a long message on his Instagram page as he showed himself in a workout session training his 14-yea...

by · Sport
Severe storms expected Easter Sunday in the Charlotte area. Here’s the latest

Severe storms expected Easter Sunday in the Charlotte area. Here’s the latest

Severe weather is likely tonight. These supercells will have the potential to produce tornadoes, some of which could be long track and strong, large hail, damaging winds in excess of 70 miles per hour...

by · Sport
E competition: Chauncey Billups shocks Trae Young to open tournament

E competition: Chauncey Billups shocks Trae Young to open tournament

With the win, Conley advances to the semifinal round against Chauncy Billups who knocked out Trae Young . The next match, between Utah Jazz guard Mike Conley and WNBA great Tamika Catchings...

by · Sport
Gabon FA urges Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to leave Arsenal

Gabon FA urges Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang to leave Arsenal

Plans for next season, however, are more hard to assess with the pandemic having huge financial implications across the game and Arteta admits he is having to plan for different scenarios - including ...

by · Sport
National Basketball Association teams urging league to delay draft until August 1 or later

National Basketball Association teams urging league to delay draft until August 1 or later

According to Wojnarowski and Givony, teams are prohibited from conducting in-person workouts or interviews with draft-eligible players, Teams can only do virtual interviews with draft prospects but ar...

by · Sport
Former Chelsea St Louis goalkeeper Bonetti dies at 78

Former Chelsea St Louis goalkeeper Bonetti dies at 78

Bonetti was twice promoted to the First Division with Chelsea , won the 1964-65 League Cup, 1970 FA Cup and the UEFA Cup Winners' Cup in 1971. Bonetti held the record for the most Blues clean she...

by · Sport
Coronavirus: Kawhi Leonard would return in 'phenomenal shape' - Rivers

Coronavirus: Kawhi Leonard would return in 'phenomenal shape' - Rivers

Rivers laughingly told the media Wednesday, "I know Kawhi's overworking, I can guarantee you that". "You could literally feel it ..." "When we come out of this, (there will be) some of the amusing s...

by · Sport