The top right back option among the pool of players available for the United States men’s national team will not be fully recovered in time for the 2019 CONCACAF Gold Cup. Newcastle United defender DeAndre Yedlin, who underwent groin surgery earlier this month, will miss this summer’s tournament, a source
Mike Mayock went from the NFL Network’s lead draft analyst to Raiders general manager on New Year’s Eve, a day after the Raiders and coach Jon Gruden put the finishing touches on a 4-12 season. Five months later, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reports that Mayock’s successor at the network, Daniel Jeremiah,
The U.S. women’s national team continues its preparation for the 2019 World Cup in France when it faces New Zealand on Thursday in an international friendly. After beating South Africa 3-0 in a friendly on Sunday, the U.S. will look to test itself against another World Cup participant in the
The Golden State Warriors had little trouble dispatching the Portland Trail Blazers in Game 1 of the Western Conference finals on Tuesday night, pulling away in the fourth quarter for a 116-94 victory. Though the game wasn’t quite as lopsided as the final score may make it seem, the truth
The Oakland Athletics haven’t had much reason to celebrate this season. They entered Tuesday with a 19-24 record that has them stationed in last place in the American League West. What positives the A’s season has contained are limited to individuals: Matt Chapman continues to look like a perennial MVP
Every team hits the field on Tuesday in a packed MLB schedule, which includes must-see pitching showdowns and potentially nail-biting matchups. There’s an in-state clash of unbeaten pitchers as Charlie Morton (3-0, 2.64 ERA) and the Tampa Bay Rays (-141) take on Caleb Smith (3-0, 2.11) and the Miami Marlins.
Conor McGregor no longer finds himself in hot water over smashing a person’s cell phone in Miami. On Monday, the State Attorney’s Office in Florida announced that the charges of felony robbery and misdemeanor criminal mischief have been dropped after the accuser, Ahmed Abdirzak of London, England, made known his
San Francisco Giants president of baseball operations Farhan Zaidi has publicly responded to left hander Derek Derek Holland’s comments about his assertion that an injury he had earlier this season was “fake.” Zaidi was hired as president of baseball operations last November. “He had a finger issue that he had
Getting a player back from the IL should be a joyous occasion in Fantasy, one accompanied by the immediate payoff of reinserting him into your starting lineup. More Fantasy Baseball You may want to delay that payoff for Matt Olson, though. Olson returned Tuesday from a broken hamate bone, an
As the NBA playoffs prepare to enter the conference finals, several franchises have already been making offseason moves, particularly at the head-coaching position — and those jobs are filling up quickly. After coming close to a deal with Tyronn Lue, the Los Angeles Lakers finally got their guy. Former Indiana
The undefeated run of Michael “Venom” Page in mixed martial arts has met a violent end. Saturday night in the co-main event of Bellator 221 in Chicago, ex-welterweight champion Douglas Lima secured a second-round knockout victory over Page to advance to the finals of the Bellator Welterweight World Grand Prix.