The Blazers keep winning. Is this team for real?

PORTLAND — Back in early February, when the Trail Blazers used to actually lose once in a while, I asked Damian Lillard if he felt like he had a team that was capable of competing at the highest levels of the Western conference. “Yeah,” he said without hesitation. “We can.” It’s been over a month […]

Ex-MLB Prospect Cut By Team After Video Of Him Beating Girlfriend Surfaces

A minor league baseball team in Pennsylvania released a player after a TV station posted video of him beating his girlfriend when he played on a Texas team, according to news outlets. The Lancaster Barnstormers fired outfielder Danry Vasquez after KRIS-TV showed security camera video from Aug. 2, 2016, that captured him repeatedly hitting a woman and pulling her hair. […]


Finland vs. Russian team 2018 live stream: Time, TV channel, and how to watch women’s hockey bronze medal game online

Finland looks to return to the Olympic podium in women’s hockey for the first time since 2010 with the bronze medal game against Olympic Athletes from Russia on Wednesday morning. The two teams will meet at 2:40 a.m. ET in Pyeongchang to determine who will join the U.S. and Canada in taking home medals. The […]


15,000 Eggs Delivered To Norwegian Olympic Team After Google Translate Error

Google Translate can sometimes get scrambled, as the chefs for the Norwegian Winter Olympics team learned the hard way this week. Needing some eggs to feed their athletes while in Pyeongchang, South Korea, the chefs told Norway’s Aftenposten newspaper that they’d turned to the online translation tool to help them draft an order for a […]


Avalanche prospect Cale Makar turns down 2018 Olympics invite from Team Canada, per report

Colorado Avalanche top prospect Cale Makar turned down an invitation to play for Team Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics, reports TSN’s Darren Dreger. Hockey Canada will announce the full roster for the men’s team being sent to Pyeongchang Thursday at 12 p.m. ET. Makar, the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, recently […]

Jose Mourinho is missing the thing he needs most from his Manchester United team

This season, Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho appears to be missing many things. A twinkle in his eye. A skip in his step. Even the tiniest amount of joie de vivre. And, of course, a football team that pleases the eye, raises the neckhairs, and tingles the soul. He’s also missing something that, unlike all […]


Panthers Owner Puts Team Up For Sale As NFL Probes Sex Harassment Claims

Carolina Panthers owner Jerry Richardson announced Sunday that he’s putting his team up for sale just as the NFL launched an investigation into accusations of workplace misconduct against him. Richardson, 81, plans to sell the team he founded at the end of the 2017 season, he said in a statement posted on the Panthers website. […]


LaVar Ball had a meeting with Lakers management to tone down his team criticisms, per report

The Lakers’ front office had a meeting with LaVar Ball to request he tone down his criticisms of head coach Luke Walton, according to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. The meeting was led by Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka. “It was the best thing, man,” Ball told ESPN. “Everybody’s going […]