• 9 players to honor Tyler Skaggs on MLB Players' Weekend jerseys By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    9 PLAYERS TO HONOR TYLER SKAGGS ON MLB PLAYERS' WEEKEND JERSEYS

    In place of their originally planned nicknames, nine players including Christian Yelich and Lucas Giolito will wear "LOVE YOU TY" and...

  • Islanders lock down third-line center with Derick Brassard By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    ISLANDERS LOCK DOWN THIRD-LINE CENTER WITH DERICK BRASSARD

    The 31-year-old had 14 goals and 23 points in 70 games split between Pittsburgh, Florida and Colorado last season.

  • DK Metcalf injury update: Seahawks haven't ruled out rookie playing in Week 1, Pete Carroll says By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    DK METCALF INJURY UPDATE: SEAHAWKS HAVEN'T RULED OUT ROOKIE PLAYING IN WEEK 1, PETE CARROLL SAYS

    “We are going week-to-week and see what happens,'' Carroll said, via the Seattle Times.

  • Cardinals' Kyler Murray on 'frustrating' preseason: 'There is nothing to be too negative about' By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    CARDINALS' KYLER MURRAY ON 'FRUSTRATING' PRESEASON: 'THERE IS NOTHING TO BE TOO NEGATIVE ABOUT'

    Murray struggled in the Cardinals' 33-26 loss to the Raiders last week, completing just 3 of his 8 passes for 12 yards.

  • Trail Blazers' Damian Lillard on joining super team: What's 'the fun in that?' By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    TRAIL BLAZERS' DAMIAN LILLARD ON JOINING SUPER TEAM: WHAT'S 'THE FUN IN THAT?'

    “To leave, what did I invest all this time for just to leave, you know?” Lillard said.

  • Phil Mickelson shows off new muscle-bound physique in beach photo By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    PHIL MICKELSON SHOWS OFF NEW MUSCLE-BOUND PHYSIQUE IN BEACH PHOTO

    Mickelson lost 15 pounds in 10 days during “a hard reset” leading into the British Open.

  • Tour Championship 2019 tee times for Round 1, TV coverage, live stream By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    TOUR CHAMPIONSHIP 2019 TEE TIMES FOR ROUND 1, TV COVERAGE, LIVE STREAM

    The FedEx Cup playoff ends with the Tour Championship and a $15 million prize. Here's everything you need to know about the PGA Tour's...

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  • Brandon Morrow injury update: Cubs reliever shut down for season By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    BRANDON MORROW INJURY UPDATE: CUBS RELIEVER SHUT DOWN FOR SEASON

    Brandon Morrow's lost season is official as Theo Epstein told reporters Wednesday the team's closer has been shut down for the year.

  • Jets' Brandon Copeland suspended 4 games for PED violation By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    JETS' BRANDON COPELAND SUSPENDED 4 GAMES FOR PED VIOLATION

    Copeland wrote on Instagram that he took a supplement that "was contaminated with a banned substance," but it wasn't listed on the...

  • Mike Evans injury update: Buccaneers receiver won't play in 3rd preseason game, looking toward opener By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    MIKE EVANS INJURY UPDATE: BUCCANEERS RECEIVER WON'T PLAY IN 3RD PRESEASON GAME, LOOKING TOWARD OPENER

    When asked Wednesday if holding Evans out Friday night is merely a precaution, Buccaneers coach Bruce Arians responded, “No, he's injured.”

  • Former Texans, Bills star Mario Williams undergoing mental health evaluation following trespassing arrest By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    FORMER TEXANS, BILLS STAR MARIO WILLIAMS UNDERGOING MENTAL HEALTH EVALUATION FOLLOWING TRESPASSING ARREST

    Williams was taken with the No. 1 pick by the Texans in the 2006 NFL Draft.

  • NFL news and notes: Carson Wentz's confidence building; Melvin Gordon waiting on call that won't come By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    NFL NEWS AND NOTES: CARSON WENTZ'S CONFIDENCE BUILDING; MELVIN GORDON WAITING ON CALL THAT WON'T COME

    One team is opting to sit its starters this week, while another is in jeopardy of being without one of its stars in September.

  • Sloane Stephens reunites with coach Kamau Murray ahead of U.S. Open By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    SLOANE STEPHENS REUNITES WITH COACH KAMAU MURRAY AHEAD OF U.S. OPEN

    Murray coached Stephens from 2015 until the end of the 2018 season, the most successful period in her career which included a championship...

  • Urban Meyer says Florida, not Ohio State, has best gameday atmosphere By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    URBAN MEYER SAYS FLORIDA, NOT OHIO STATE, HAS BEST GAMEDAY ATMOSPHERE

    The former Ohio State and Florida football coach said playing in Gainesville was "second to none."

  • NBA free agency 2019: Who the Lakers, Rockets should consider By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    NBA FREE AGENCY 2019: WHO THE LAKERS, ROCKETS SHOULD CONSIDER

    There are still serviceable NBA players out there, and teams could benefit from their talents.

  • Melvin Gordon's holdout expected to continue into Chargers' season, report says By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    MELVIN GORDON'S HOLDOUT EXPECTED TO CONTINUE INTO CHARGERS' SEASON, REPORT SAYS

    Talks between Gordon and the team haven't gone as expected, and he'll continue training in Florida for now.

  • Wild tap NHL veteran Bill Guerin as new general manager By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    WILD TAP NHL VETERAN BILL GUERIN AS NEW GENERAL MANAGER

    Less than a month before training camp is set to begin, the Wild have hired a new GM to steer a the teetering ship.

  • By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    OILERS' JESSE PULJUJARVI WANTS TOP-6 ROLE. IS IT REALISTIC?

    The 21-year-old RFA said he wants to move on from the Oilers organization and believes he is still a worthy NHL player.

  • Senators sign Colin White to six-year deal By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    SENATORS SIGN COLIN WHITE TO SIX-YEAR DEAL

    After seeing more ice time last season, center Colin White signed to a new six-year deal with Ottawa.

  • By Sporting News   -   Aug 21, 2019

    JON GRAY INJURY UPDATE: ROCKIES RIGHT-HANDER BREAKS FOOT, OUT FOR SEASON

    Gray, the No. 3 overall pick in the 2013 MLB Amateur Draft, rebounded from a tough 2018 campaign that saw him post a 5.12 ERA.