Kevin Garnett says Team USA had $1M dunk bounty on Yao Ming
NBA legend Kevin Garnett said Team USA had a $1 million bounty on Yao Ming during the 2000 Olympics for whoever could dunk on him first.
12 hours ago - UPI - 2 articles
Kevin Garnett: Team USA Had $1 Million Bounty on Yao Ming
Team USA had a “bounty” on Yao Ming during the 2000 Olympics, according to Kevin Garnett , with $1 million going to whoever could posterize on the massive Chinese center. No...
14 hours ago - SLAMonline - 2 articles
Indonesia makes bid for 2032 Olympics official
Indonesia has officially joined bidding to host the 2032 Olympics following its success staging the Asian Games last year, the deputy chairman of its national Olympic committee...
16 hours ago - ESPN
Webb Ellis Cup in Cape Town
Rugby World Cup Hosted once every four years, the Rugby World Cup is the game's centrepiece event The third largest sports event in the world after the Olympics and Football...
19 hours ago - Rugby15
Keep calm and Carey on: Chelsea Carey has perfect start at Scotties after 'tough' season
What a difference a year has made in the life of Chelsea Carey. Flashback to the Scotties in Penticton, B.C., last February. Carey was trying to do everything she could to...
23 hours ago - CBC
The $1 million ‘bounty' Team USA failed to cash on Yao Ming
The 2000 U.S. Olympic team wanted to make Yao Ming another Frederic Weis. Weis was on the wrong end of one of the most memorable dunks in Olympic history when Vince Carter...
1 day ago - New York Post - 2 articles
Kevin Garnett says 2000 Olympic team had $1 million bounty to dunk on Yao Ming
When Vince Carter dunked on Fredric Weiss of France, KG thought Carter may have won the money.
1 day ago - ProBasketballTalk - 2 articles
Laura Muir: World and Olympic crowns are now within her reach
S ome superstars propel themselves into the limelight like a wrecking ball from a cannon. Others light a fuse but make us settle back for a slow burn. In life, as on the...
1 day ago - The Scotsman
Jennifer Jones upset by P.E.I.'s Suzanne Birt at Scotties
Prince Edward Island's Suzanne Birt upset Team Canada's Jennifer Jones 8-6 on Monday at the Scotties Tournament of Hearts. Birt won it with a single in the 10th end when...
1 day ago - CBC - 2 articles
Rock the Rink: The Rick and Lorraine Lang curling love story
It was 1981 when the soon-to-be-married Rick and Lorraine Lang were on the ice together, capturing the Canadian mixed championship in Winnipeg. Almost 40 years later, they're...
1 day ago - CBC
The headlines of Sportyst
'It's half-full, half-empty' - Kovac not celebrating after Bayern hold Liverpool
Liverpool had the only two shots on target in a game of few chances in the first leg of the last-16 tie
Ferdinand confident 'devastating' Liverpool attack will score in Munich
The former Manchester United defender gives the Reds the edge following an uninspiring 0-0 draw against the German champions at Anfield
Manny Machado, Padres strike $300M US deal: report
All-star infielder Manny Machado has agreed to a 10-year, $300-million US contract with the rebuilding San Diego Padres, a person familiar with the negotiations told The...
Lyon draws 0-0 with Barcelona in last 16 of Champions League
Lyon kept Barcelona's vaunted attack in check as the sides drew 0-0 in the first leg of the Champions League round of 16 on Tuesday
Manny Machado to Padres in surprise end to endless saga
It's over. The long offseason of Manny Machado can end after the All-Star infielder agreed to a deal with the Padres on Tuesday, ESPN first reported. According to MLB.com, San...
NBA free agency rumors: Raptors signing veteran Jodie Meeks to 10-day contract
The 31-year-old has averaged 9.3 points and 1.1 assists per game over his 11 NBA seasons.
Dodgers icon, first Cy Young winner Don Newcombe dead at 92
Los Angeles Dodgers legend Don Newcombe died Tuesday morning. He was 92 years old.
Bryce Harper rumors: Star outfielder ‘unsure' about Phillies; Padres haven't...
Talks between Harper and Philadelphia had reportedly “intensified” last week.
6 series to circle in Machado's 1st season with Padres
Now that Manny Machado 's reportedly inked a contract with the San Diego Padres , fans can start to plan their baseball viewing accordingly. As the infielder gets set for his...
Blow for Bayern as Kimmich suspended for Liverpool second leg
The 24-year-old will play no part in the return fixture at Allianz Arena in the Champions League last 16.