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Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

Yankees get speedy OF Terrance Gore from Royals for cash

Speedy outfielder Terrance Gore was traded to the New York Yankees by the Kansas City Royals for $100,000 on Wednesday. The deal was announced before New York's scheduled game against the Tampa Bay Rays was postponed due to a forecast of severe inclement weather. Gore was not added to the Yankees' 40-man roster, and will… ... Continue Reading
Jazz coaching icon Jerry Sloan reportedly 'dying' as he battles Parkinson's, dementia

Jazz coaching icon Jerry Sloan reportedly 'dying' as he battles Parkinson's, dementia

Jerry Sloan's health is reportedly in steep decline. A report from the Salt Lake Tribune delivered somber news about the health of former Utah Jazz coach Jerry Sloan. The 77-year-old Hall of Famer is dying as his health declines while he suffers from Parkinson's disease and dementia, columnist Gordon Monson reports. ... Continue Reading
Will home-course advantage help Rory win Open?

Will home-course advantage help Rory win Open?

Rory McIlroy grew up playing at Royal Portrush, where he fired a 61 as a 16-year-old. The eyes of a nation will be on him as he goes for his first major win since 2014. ... Continue Reading
Matt Wallace camp hit back over Pete Cowen's 'ridiculous' calls for European Tour ban for on-course behaviour

Matt Wallace camp hit back over Pete Cowen's 'ridiculous' calls for European Tour ban for on-course behaviour

Matt Wallace's camp has backed the world No 23 who plays with Tiger Woods in the first round of the Open after claims from record-breaking coach Pete Cowen that he should be banned for his on-course behaviour. Cowen, the Yorkshireman who works with the likes of Brooks Koepka, Gary Woodland, Henrik Stenson and Graeme McDowell,… ... Continue Reading
Powerful agent Rich Paul strikes deal to become head of United Talent Agency Sports

Powerful agent Rich Paul strikes deal to become head of United Talent Agency Sports

The growing influence athletes have in music, fashion and content creation made adding a sports division an “urgent” priority to Zimmer. All these things have a connectivity and a power in the culture today like we've never seen before,” Zimmer said. And so, for U.T.A. to be a fully built media company, we had to… ... Continue Reading
Dana White gives a ‘hell no’ on Jorge Masvidal fighting Conor McGregor

Dana White gives a ‘hell no’ on Jorge Masvidal fighting Conor McGregor

After making record-setting work of Ben Askren at UFC 239, welterweight Jorge Masvidal has etched his name amongst the top contenders to UFC champion Kamaru Usman. With Usman sidelined until at least late this year, Masvidal shifted his focus to the "money fight" and Conor McGregor. UFC president Dana White, however, recently told TMZ Sports… ... Continue Reading
Why Jalen Rose believes Warriors will make NBA playoffs next season

Why Jalen Rose believes Warriors will make NBA playoffs next season

The Warriors have reached the playoffs seven straight seasons, which is the longest streak in franchise history. "They'll be in the seven seed," Rose said Wednesday morning on ESPN's morning show, Get Up. "Steph Curry probably won't play all 82 games for obvious reasons. D'Angelo Russell is gonna supplement them very well on the offensive side. ... Continue Reading
Jake Marisnick Plunking Raises New Questions About MLB Player Discipline

Jake Marisnick Plunking Raises New Questions About MLB Player Discipline

The Astros and Angels benches cleared in Tuesday's game after LA pitcher Noe Ramirez hit Houston's Jake Marisnick with a pitch. The act was believed to be a retaliation for Marisnick's recent home-plate collision with Jonathan Lucroy. ... Continue Reading
Magic seem to have no idea when Markelle Fultz will return

Magic seem to have no idea when Markelle Fultz will return

You know, we don't have a timetable for when he'll be back, but he's really doing a good job. Fultz has been recovering from thoracic outlet syndrome, which affected his shoulder and in turn his shooting ability. And while it's great to hear that Fultz is “really doing a good job,” the fact that there's… ... Continue Reading
Who will be the top fantasy running back in Seattle?

Who will be the top fantasy running back in Seattle?

Yahoo Sports fantasy expert Brad Evans explains which Seahawk running back owners should invest in before the 2019 season ... Continue Reading
The Open 2019 tee times: First round start times for Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka and more

The Open 2019 tee times: First round start times for Rory McIlroy, Tiger Woods, Brooks Koepka and more

The 148th rendition of The Open begins at the Royal Portrush in the early hours of Thursday morning. Hometown favourite and 2011 champion, Darren Clarke, will hit the opening tee-shot at 6:35am, while Tiger Woods will be paired with Patrick Reed and Englishman Matt Wallace, in the 15-time major winner's first outing since the US… ... Continue Reading
Schwarber's walk-off HR

Schwarber's walk-off HR

Kyle Schwarber hits an opposite field solo HR in the bottom of the 10th inning to give the Cubs the walk-off win at Wrigley Field ... Continue Reading
Adult fan yanks away Cubs walk-off home run ball from 2 kids

Adult fan yanks away Cubs walk-off home run ball from 2 kids

An official MLB ball is 5 ounces of leather, yarn and rubber. Certain adults still go crazy for them, as one Chicago Cubs fan showed when his team walked off the Cincinnati Reds on Tuesday. Kyle Schwarber bashed his 21st homer of the season in the 10th inning to give the Cubs a 4-3 win. ... Continue Reading
Yankees should acquire Madison Bumgarner from Giants, analyst writes

Yankees should acquire Madison Bumgarner from Giants, analyst writes

Every single playoff contender could use Giants ace Madison Bumgarner in their rotation. The Yankees have four reliable starters right now: Masahiro Tanaka, James Paxton, Domingo German and CC Sabathia. But as Schoenfield writes, Paxton and German have no playoff experience and Sabathia isn't the workhorse he used to be. ... Continue Reading
What Kevin Durant told GM Sean Marks about why he signed with Nets

What Kevin Durant told GM Sean Marks about why he signed with Nets

Everyone wants to know: Why did Kevin Durant pick the Brooklyn Nets? While Durant himself hasn't publicly given his reason, his new general manager Sean Marks offered insight in an interview on WFAN on Tuesday. 'If we were up 10 with two minutes to go, that doesn't mean anything against Brooklyn.' That's a real credit to the competitive… ... Continue Reading
Kendrick Perkins jokes about Zion Williamson gaining weight in New Orleans: 'It's FOOD everywhere!'

Kendrick Perkins jokes about Zion Williamson gaining weight in New Orleans: 'It's FOOD everywhere!'

Much has been made lately of Zion Williamson's weight and playing shape, with Kendrick Perkins the latest to get in on the action. The New Orleans Pelicans star rookie saw his summer league debut cut short when he left in the first half of a July 7 game against the New York Knicks with a bruised… ... Continue Reading
Gabe Kapler benches Maikel Franco for lack of hustle on ground ball with bases loaded

Gabe Kapler benches Maikel Franco for lack of hustle on ground ball with bases loaded

The relative disappointment of the Philadelphia Phillies season now has a new feature. Manager Gabe Kapler announced prior to Tuesday's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers that third baseman Maikel Franco would not be in the starting lineup. Franco wasn't injured. ... Continue Reading
2019 Pac-12 Football Media Day: USC preview

2019 Pac-12 Football Media Day: USC preview

After finishing 5-7 overall in 2018, the Trojans look to extend an impactful offensive season into 2019. Watch as Clay Helton and the Trojans prepare for the upcoming season on "Inside Pac-12 Football Media Day: USC" show on Wednesday, July 24th at 3:45 p.m. PT/ 4:45 p.m. ... Continue Reading
Why college football's 2017 'national champions' continue to roll

Why college football's 2017 'national champions' continue to roll

The remarkable moment that symbolizes just how much potential surrounds the UCF football program came at the most unremarkable time during Josh Heupel's debut season. UCF had 175 high school recruits on campus, 35 of whom were good enough to earn offers from the Knights. “That's the first time I knew it was completely different,”… ... Continue Reading
Charles Oakley on the Knicks' new roster: 'They got maybe one 'B' and a lot of 'C's'

Charles Oakley on the Knicks' new roster: 'They got maybe one 'B' and a lot of 'C's'

NBA free agency has been winding down for a while now, and not many people are impressed with the New York Knicks' latest effort. As the Brooklyn Nets landed star free agents Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, the Knicks landed ... power forwards. In one of the most transformative offseasons the NBA has ever seen,… ... Continue Reading

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