RUMORS & GOSSIP
Gone are the days when the Los Angeles Lakers were perennial contenders for an NBA championship, producing a product that essentially sold itself to free agents. Now, the Lakers have to work to convince players that the franchise can turn things around. They were apparently unable to do that with LaMarcus Aldridge. On Wednesday, Mike...Read More
Is it too late to nominate a late entry to the Nathan’s Hot Dog Eat contest this weekend? Because Phil Kessel seems like a worthy contender.
The polarizing forward was traded Wednesday from the Toronto Maple Leafs to the Pittsburgh Penguins in what was the biggest move of one of the NHL’s busiest days of the year.
Thus ends Kessel’s contentious time in Toronto where he and...
As Alex Rodriguez neared the milestone of 660 career homers earlier this season, the otherwise significant accomplishment — the New York Yankees slugger’s tainted history notwithstanding — was marred with the news that A-Rod and the team were at odds over the disbursement of a $6 million marketing bonus he was due for it. The...Read More
The post A-Rod, Yankees, union in negotiations...
Dallas Cowboys wide receiver Dez Bryant has no intention of playing the 2015 season under a one-year contract, and he may not have to. According to a report from Mike Fisher of 105.3 The Fan in Dallas, the Cowboys are “very optimistic” that a long-term extension between Bryant and the team is imminent. Fisher adds...Read More
Braxton Miller’s recovering from shoulder surgery.
Ohio State quarterback Braxton Miller tweeted yesterday that he had a successful check-up with his doctors, and it appears he is on his way to full recovery from the torn labrum in his shoulder that cost him the entire 2014 season.
Now, the final question is where will Miller play the 2015 campaign, his final one at the...
Kobe Bryant has now gone five years without winning an NBA championship. Before that, Bryant went a solid seven years without tasting the sweet flavor of holding the Larry O’Brien Trophy. The Los Angeles Lakers have been trying like hell to find a quality running mate for Bryant, but it just hasn’t worked out. Pau […]
One. Pitch. That’s how close Indians righthander Carlos Carrasco was to no-hitting the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field Wednesday night. WFNY will have a full game recap tomorrow morning, but here’s the quick and dirty of what happened.
Carrasco was perfect through six innings. He struck out 10, including two hitters in the each of the third, fourth, fifth, and sixth innings...
There are few feelings more deflating in the game of soccer than allowing an own goal.
Sending the ball into your own net in the semifinal of World Cup action is one example of a more painful, disastrous moment.
In the 92nd minute of a 1-1 tie against defending champion Japan, England defender Laura Bassett attempted to clear a well-placed cross, but her ill-fated deflection...
Braxton Miller’s shoulder appears to be (almost) ready to go.
Earlier today, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer said his quarterback, who missed the 2014 season recovering from a torn labrum in his right shoulder, is “almost ready.”
Tonight, Miller had a check-up visit with his doctors (noted surgeon Dr. James Andrews among them). The check-up went well.
DeMarre Carroll made the announcement on social media Wednesday that he is heading to Toronto to play for head coach Dwane Casey and the Raptors. #WeThe North I will be playing for Toronto Raptors next year!!!! I'm Blessed for this Opportunity!… https://t.co/pBK6NvRVcE — DeMarre Carroll (@DeMarreCarroll1) July 1, 2015 #WeTheNorth I will be playing for...Read More