Warriors’ D’Angelo Russell Sits Out Against Rockets; Draymond Green To Miss Next 3 Games

The Golden State Warriors sat D’Angelo Russell out for Wednesday’s game against the Houston Rockets, while Draymond Green has been ruled out for the entire three-game road trip.  Coach Steve Kerr told reporters Russell will miss his third straight game since suffering a sprained right ankle Friday against the San Antonio Spurs. Kerr said Russell …

LA Chargers Owner Denies Rumors Of Team Relocating To London

The L.A. Chargers moved to Los Angeles from San Diego before the 2017 NFL season, but the owner reportedly is dismissing a story that they might be on the move again — to London. Team owner Dean Spanos told a Los Angeles Times reporter the report is “a lot of crap,” adding, “we’re playing in …

Atlanta Hawks Forward John Collins Suspended 25 Games For Violation Of Anti-Drug Policy

The NBA has suspended Atlanta Hawks forward John Collins for 25 games without pay due to a violation of the league’s anti-drug policy. Collins tested positive for Growth Hormone Releasing Peptide 2 (GHRP-2).  Collins started serving his suspension immediately. Collins’ suspension will cost him $610,582. The Hawks forward is is the third player to be …

Carolina Panthers QB Cam Newton Out For Rest Of NFL Regular Season

The Carolina Panthers announced they are moving QB Cam Newton to injured reserve with a foot injury that’s sidelined him for most of the season. Newton sought out additional medical advice recently when he visited renowned foot specialist Dr. Robert Anderson in Green Bay last week. However it is still undetermined if he’ll now decide …

Cleveland Browns Waive Jermaine Whitehead After He Posts Threatening Tweets

On Monday, the Cleveland Browns announced their decision to waive safety Jermaine Whitehead after a series of tweets his team deemed “highly inappropriate.”   After the NFL player shared threatening and profanity-laced messages on his Twitter account Sunday night, a spokesperson for the Browns said in a statement: “Jermaine Whitehead’s social media posts following today’s …

Philadelphia Eagles Wide Receiver DeSean Jackson To Miss Six Weeks With Abdominal Injury

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver DeSean Jackson will undergo surgery on a core muscle injury that has seen him miss most of the season. The 32-year-old Jackson initially sustained the injury in Week 2 and initially opted against surgery, but aggravated the injury this past week against the Chicago Bears. Eagles coach Doug Pederson stated after …

Joyciline Jepkosgei, Geoffrey Kamworor Win 2019 NYC Marathon

Kenyan half marathon world record holders Geoffrey Kamworor and Joyciline Jepkosgei each took home the win at the New York City Marathon on Sunday. Kamworor reclaimed the New York title he won in 2017 in two hours eight minutes and 13 seconds and Jepkosgei surprised four-time champion Mary Keitany, winning her marathon debut in 2:22:38. …

Miami Dolphins Earn First Win Of Season Against The New York Jets

The Miami Dolphins’ Ryan Fitzpatrick threw three touchdowns on Sunday, bringing his winless team to victory over former coach Adam Gase and the New York Jets with a score of 26-18 at Hard Rock Stadium. The victory is the first for head coach Brian Flores, who succeeded Gase in that role. The win is the …

Golden State Warriors Steph Curry Suffers Broken Hand In Game Against Suns

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry has suffered a broken left hand after a hard fall during Wednesday’s 121-110 loss to the Phoenix Suns. General manager Bob Myers said that Curry will have an MRI and CT scan, at which time the team will determine if he needs surgery and what his recovery timetable will …

Kansas City Royals Name Mike Matheny As New Manager

On Thursday, the Kansas City Royals announced they hired Mike Matheny as their new manager.  Matheny previously took the St. Louis Cardinals to the World Series six years ago. The 49-year-old Matheny went 591-474 with the Cardinals from 2012-18 and was the first manager to reach the postseason his first four seasons. The Cardinals reached …