News : Sport

NASCAR America: Does Martin Truex Jr.’s Vegas finish change anything?

Tuesday  18:31,   18 september 2018

The short term prospect for the No 78 is strong, but how will they fare late in the playoffs?Truex made a statement that would not be the case in the opening playoff race at Las Vegas. He won Stage 1 of the South Point 400 and was contending for the [...]

Bump & Run: Who is in trouble in Cup playoffs?

Tuesday  18:31,   18 september 2018

NBC Sports' writers also debate if the Big 3 has added a member, how much carnage there will be at Richmond.Nate Ryan: Anyone outside the grid now, so Chase Elliott, Jimmie Johnson, Denny Hamlin and Erik Jones will have to fight their way...[...]

NHL: How the sport plans to grow in China ahead of 2022 Winter Olympics

Tuesday  18:31,   18 september 2018

The National Hockey League (NHL) is beginning to spread its wings and China looks ready to embrace it. The iconic Stanley Cup is already huge in the country and will only become more popular in the run up to the 2022 Winter Olympics in Beijing. In...[...]

How to fix baseball? Two ways MLB can improve its product without changing the game on the field

Tuesday  18:30,   18 september 2018

The best thing MLB can do for baseball is make it more accessibleAnd yet, there seems to be a prevailing narrative in the sports corner of the internet that baseball needs to be saved, or at least fixed. A lot people seem to think something is wrong [...]

PGA Tour announces changes to FedEx Cup Playoffs, Tour Championship

Tuesday  18:30,   18 september 2018

PGA Tour announces changes to FedEx Cup Playoffs, Tour ChampionshipThe PGA Tour's 2018-19 schedule was made available several weeks ago, revealing that the FedEx Cup Playoffs are being trimmed from four events to three. Now we know that after the...[...]

Pro Football Hall Of Famers Threaten Boycott Until NFL Provides Health Insurance and Salaries

Tuesday  17:31,   18 september 2018

Some members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame say they will not attend the yearly induction ceremony until they receive health insurance and an annual salary that includes a share of the league's revenue.In a letter sent to NFL Commissioner...[...]

The ex-Green Beret who inspired Kaepernick to kneel during anthem would like to clear a few things up

Tuesday  17:25,   18 september 2018

The fact that it was Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers only made the situation worse. The fact that it was Colin Kaepernick and the San Francisco 49ers only made the situation...[...]

Jon Gruden's decision to get rid of Khalil Mack looks dumber with each game

Tuesday  14:01,   18 september 2018

With two sacks in first two games, the Chicago Bears' Khalil Mack has as many as entire Oakland Raiders defense.CHICAGO — Jon Gruden’s decision to let Khalil Mack go looks worse and worse with every...[...]

What did Urban Meyer learn about domestic violence during his suspension? Very little

Tuesday  10:05,   18 september 2018

Sept. 18--During his first news conference since returning from suspension, Ohio State coach Urban Meyer was asked what he would say to Courtney Smith. Sept. 18--During his first news conference since returning from suspension, Ohio State coach [...]

Dodgers top Rockies 8-2, move back into 1st in NL West

Tuesday  09:05,   18 september 2018

Joc Pederson hit two homers, Max Muncy added a three-run shot and the Los Angeles Dodgers moved back into first place in the NL West with an 8-2 victory over the Colorado Rockies on Monday night. Dodgers starter Hyun-Jin Ryu (5-3) pitched seven...[...]

DeMarcus Cousins says NBA Commissioner Adam Silver is ‘super dope’

Tuesday  08:51,   18 september 2018

DeMarcus Cousins is among many NBA players who are excited about the new, relaxed rules on sneakers.With the freedom to wear whatever they want on their feet during the game, plenty of players are incredibly excited about how much creative freedom...[...]

SPAL tops Atalanta 2-0, now 2nd in Serie A table

Tuesday  08:25,   18 september 2018

The Italian minnows finished 17th last season and just had their stadium renovated to meet Serie A standards.BOX SCORE: SPAL 2, ATALANTA...[...]

Hendricks takes shutout into 9th, Cubs beat D-backs 5-1

Tuesday  08:25,   18 september 2018

Kyle Hendricks took a one-hit shutout into the ninth inning and the Chicago Cubs three-hit the Arizona Diamondbacks in a 5-1 win Monday night to open their important three-game series. Hendricks (12-11) struck out eight and walked one. A.J. Pollock...[...]

Man charged with murder in killing of ex-Iowa State star golfer

Tuesday  08:25,   18 september 2018

A 22-year-old man has been charged with murder in the killing of star Iowa State golfer Celia Barquin Arozamena.Collin Daniel Richards, who authorities said has no known address, was charged with first-degree murder in the death of 22-year-old Celia [...]

Jake Dotchin situation could set a dangerous precedent

Tuesday  08:05,   18 september 2018

The situation this past week with former Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Jake Dotchin is unique unto itself. However, conditioning is not a defined term in the NHL standard player contract. There are no clauses that dictate a certain body mass...[...]