» Raiders commit to holding training camp in Nevada
03/06/20 04:54 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The Raiders have committed to holding their training camp in Nevada after an NFL mandate was handed down earlier on Tuesday for all training camps across the league to be held at team facilities. "The Raiders are in receipt of the league...
» Kings broadcaster resigns after tweet to Cousins
03/06/20 04:34 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Longtime Sacramento Kings TV broadcaster Grant Napear resigned Tuesday after he tweeted “ALL LIVES MATTER” when asked by DeMarcus Cousins for his opinion on the Black Lives Matter movement. The 60-year-old Napear also was fired by KTHK S...
» Longtime Dabo Swinney assistant apologizes after ex-Clemson players reveal he said N-word during practice
03/06/20 01:54 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
A former Clemson football player criticized Dabo Swinney for allowing a coach "to call a player the n-word during practice with no repercussions.”
» Ex-Warriors star Bogut open to NBA return after Kings exit
03/06/20 00:34 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Andrew Bogut is pondering his future after quitting the Sydney Kings in the NBL.
» Kings TV play-by-play announcer Grant Napear resigns after “all lives matter” Tweet
03/06/20 00:17 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
DeMarcus Cousins, Matt Barnes, and Chris Webber all said this was a response expected from Napear.
» Cubs owner on MLB shutdown: 'The scale of losses across the league is biblical'
02/06/20 23:51 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
As players and owners fight over money, Tom Ricketts says MLB teams don't make a lot of cash and could need to sell out equity to recoup their losses.
» Seahawks sign fourth-round pick TE Colby Parkinson
02/06/20 23:06 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
RENTON, Wash. (AP) -- The Seattle Seahawks have signed tight end Colby Parkinson, the first of the team's 2020 draft picks to sign.
» NHL hub city candidates: The pluses and minuses for each of the 10 potential sites
02/06/20 22:30 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The NHL will choose two cities among 10 candidates to act as hubs for its potential return this summer. Here's a look at the pluses and minuses for each city.
» 50-game season would be a farce ... but also fun
02/06/20 22:07 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
MLB might propose a drastically shortened season to the players' union. It's probably just a negotiating ploy, but a quickie season would be fascinating if it took place.
» Arrogate, North America's richest racehorse, dies at 7
02/06/20 21:54 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Arrogate, winner of the 2016 Breeders’ Cup Classic and the champion 3-year-old male that year on his way to becoming North America’s all-time leading money earner, has died. Juddmonte Farms said Arrogate was euthanized Tuesday after beco...
» This Day in Transaction History: Phillies acquire John Kruk from Padres
02/06/20 21:10 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The Phillies made a shrewd move on June 2, 1989, acquiring 1B John Kruk from the Padres. He'd go on to help the Phillies reach the 1993 World Series.
» MMA notes: Dana White blasts Jon Jones over pay dispute; Gilbert Burns zooms up rankings
02/06/20 20:24 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The UFC would have been better off deflecting Jones’ comments and negotiating to get a deal.
» Ohio's Doubleheader: PGA Tour goes back-to-back at Muirfield
02/06/20 19:24 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The course Jack Nicklaus built is getting golf's version of a doubleheader. The PGA Tour has reached an agreement with Workday Inc. to be title sponsor of a one-time tournament at Muirfield Village Golf Club in Dublin, Ohio. It would fil...
» Freddie Roach: Pacquiao eyeing possible GGG megafight
02/06/20 19:08 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Speaking to DAZN’s Chris Mannix, Manny Pacquiao’s trainer suggests that, even at 41, ‘Pac-Man’ wants to fight the top boxers in the world – and that could mean turning down rumored matches against Mikey Garcia or Robert Garcia for a bout...
» Brian Shaw reportedly to coach new G-League ‘Select Team’ of young stars
02/06/20 18:44 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Shaw had a 14-year NBA playing career and was the head coach of the Denver Nuggets.
» An appreciation of Wes Unseld, 'the greatest outlet passer of them all,' gone at 74
02/06/20 17:23 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The five-time All-Star died at age 74 on Tuesday morning after long battling health issues and recently contracting pneumonia, his family announced in a statement via the Washington Wizards.
» 2020 NFL rookie class has a strong case for making an immediate impact
02/06/20 16:45 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
There are several promising rookies in position to be major fantasy contributors from the start of the season. Dalton Del Don examines which first-year players are set to shine.
» Josina Anderson And ESPN Parting Ways, Report Says
02/06/20 16:44 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The sports network declined to comment on the NFL reporter, who was hired in 2011.
» Why Sunday Night Football's Michele Tafoya Understood Tom Brady's Frustration
02/06/20 16:44 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
NBC Sunday Night Football sideline reporter Michelle Tafoya discusses why she understood Tom Brady's frustration during the 2019 season and how he was more open and honest in his final season in New England.
» Ken Anderson has accepted not getting in to the Hall of Fame
02/06/20 15:44 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Ken Anderson is often listed among the best quarterbacks not in the Pro Football Hall of Fame, but if he was ever going to make it, it was probably going to be this year, when an expanded Hall of Fame class was chosen in conjunction with...
» Henry Ruggs III slashes thigh helping friend move, reminding everyone to never, ever help their friends move
02/06/20 15:08 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
In one of the mild surprises of the NFL Draft back in April, the Las Vegas Raiders selected Alabama speedster Henry Ruggs III 12th overall, making him the first receiver off the board. “Experts” had widely projected Ruggs’ teammate Jerry...
» The Simms top 40 QB countdown, No. 30: Gardner Minshew II
02/06/20 14:50 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
A year ago, most NFL fans wouldn't have known the difference between Gardner Minshew and Marvin Gardens. This year, Minshew comes in at No. 30 on the Chris Simms top 30 quarterback countdown. The Jaguars quarterback showed plenty as a ro...
» The hilarious story of how Phil Mickelson rigged a hand of poker against his brother
02/06/20 12:07 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Through the years, Golf Digest has been lucky enough to share time with some of the legendary storytellers and characters in the game. Senior Writer Guy Yocom deserves special recognition for his My Shot series of interviews, prominent h...
» Jets, Falcons among teams that gained cap space after June 1
02/06/20 10:42 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Monday was June 1 and that means teams that cut players with post-June 1 designations earlier this offseason have some more cap space at their disposal. The Jets are at the top of that list. They released cornerback Trumaine Johnson earl...
» Mark Davis sweating out completion of construction at Allegiant Stadium
02/06/20 06:31 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The construction of Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas doesn't have all that much margin for error in order to be ready for the start of the 2020 NFL season. Several workers on the project have come down with cases of the coronavirus and had...
» Mike Tyson 'could die' in boxing comeback, claims Dillian Whyte in message to reconsider
02/06/20 05:57 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
British heavyweight Dillian Whyte has urged Mike Tyson to reconsider his plans to return to the sport later this year, expressing concern that the 53-year-old could be killed in the ring.Tyson is regarded as one of the greatest heavyweig...
» 'Feels good to be back': Iowa prep baseball, softball teams begin practice with new measures in place
02/06/20 03:25 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Monday marked the first day of practice for high school baseball and softball teams in Iowa, the first state to resume high school athletics.
» WATCH: Rob Gronkowski loses WWE 24/7 title to R-Truth
02/06/20 02:41 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Former New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is no longer the WWE 24/7 champion.
» Knicks owner James Dolan defends lack of public comment on George Floyd death
02/06/20 02:28 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
In a message to MSG employees, James Dolan said the Knicks "are not any more qualified than anyone else to offer our opinion on social matters."
» Tiger Woods breaks silence on George Floyd
02/06/20 02:04 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Although few in the golf world have had anything to say on the death of George Floyd, Tiger Woods broke his silence via Twitter on Monday night.
» Major League Baseball owners considering plan for 50-game regular season, per report
02/06/20 01:48 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
After MLB players proposed an 114-game regular season, ESPN reports owners believe commissioner Rob Manfred could implement a much shorter one.
» 'Speak for Yourself' co-host Jason Whitlock out at Fox Sports
02/06/20 01:19 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Jason Whitlock, an outspoken and controversial TV personality known for his takes on sports and black America, is no longer with Fox Sports.
» Sources: If MLB and union fail to reach agreement, season will likely go on
02/06/20 01:15 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Andy Martino, SNY.tv | Twitter | Owners from all 30 Major League Baseball teams convened on a conference call Monday, according to sources, and reiterated the desire to begin the season. If any owner has gotten to the point where he does...
» Maryland among top five for Utah transfer Both Gach, if he withdraws from NBA Draft
02/06/20 00:45 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
If Gach withdraws from the NBA draft, he could be a Terp.
» Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren creates Anti-Hate and Anti-Racism coalition
02/06/20 00:25 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Big Ten Commissioner Kevin Warren announced Monday that he is forming a coalition of athletes, coaches, ADs and university officials to work for "meaningful change."
» Texas Longhorns coach Tom Herman opens up on race relations as his football players speak up in team meeting
02/06/20 00:05 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Texas football coach Tom Herman discussed race relations, saying, "There's a double standard maybe a little bit" with fans' perceptive of athletes.
» MLB may look more like a sprint in 2020; who's hurt the most in an abbreviated season?
02/06/20 00:04 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
The Los Angeles Dodgers aren't getting full value in the Mookie Betts trade. They're among those with the most to lose by not playing a full 2020 season.
» Controversial host Jason Whitlock is out at Fox Sports
01/06/20 23:57 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Jason Whitlock will no longer host FS1's "Speak for Yourself."
» Strange but true MLB contract perks range from hotel suites to gelatin sweets
01/06/20 23:21 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
MLB paychecks are so big that agents and teams seek creative ways to reach agreements without simply adding zeroes to an already staggering number.
» Super Bowl-winning QBs Patrick Mahomes and Russell Wilson: Senseless murder, racism cannot continue
01/06/20 23:01 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes, Seahawks' Russell Wilson speak out in aftermath of George Floyd's death and subsequent protests while sharing racial experience.
» Why Cam Newton remains unsigned, according to his former coach Ron Rivera
01/06/20 22:37 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
The Redskins coach who spent nine seasons with Newton in Carolina weighs in on why the former NFL MVP doesn't have a team.
» Major League Soccer threatens player lockout over collective bargaining dispute
01/06/20 22:30 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Hours after the MLS Players Association approved a return-to-play plan, MLS reportedly is giving players until noon Tuesday to accept its amendments.
» Tyron Woodley tops UFC on ESPN 9 fighter salaries despite loss to Gilbert Burns
01/06/20 22:00 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Gilbert Burns dominated Tyron Woodley at UFC on ESPN 9 on Saturday in Las Vegas. He couldn't best the former champ on the payroll, though.Despite losing the fight via a unanimous decision, Woodley topped the UFC on ESPN 9 fighter salarie...
» Opinion: As America burns amid protests after George Floyd's death, it's time to quit telling athletes to 'stick to sports'
01/06/20 21:47 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Athletes aren't going to stick to sports anymore. Not just black and brown athletes but more white athletes. They're going to call racism by its name.
» Opinion: Sports can be the great healer, but we're not there yet
01/06/20 21:46 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Sports have been a unifier in times of tragedy, but the death of George Floyd, and the frustration it has released, deserves our full attention.
» Vijay Singh withdraws from Korn Ferry Tour tournament after backlash
01/06/20 21:41 from Yahoo! Sports - Top News
Hall of Famer Vijay Singh was going to try and play in the Korn Ferry Challenge this month, a move that didn’t sit well with many in the golf world.
» Arizona Cardinals' Patrick Peterson after death of George Floyd: 'We're not valued equally'
01/06/20 21:38 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
Arizona Pro Bowler Patrick Peterson issued a length statement on social media Monday, one week after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis.
» Kenny Stills, Eric Reid criticize NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's statement on George Floyd's death
01/06/20 21:37 from USATODAY - Sports Top Stories
NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell's statement on George Floyd's death rang hollow for NFL players Eric Reid and Kenny Stills. Both spoke out on Twitter.