OCEANPORT, N.J. (AP) — A weary Maximum Security arrived Tuesday at Monmouth Park, where his trainer plans to race the colt in the $1 million Haskell Invitational in July. The first Kentucky Derby winner disqualified for interference in the race’s 145-year history pulled into the Jersey shore track shortly beforeRead More →

BOSTON BRUINS VERSUS CAROLINA HURRICANES The Boston Bruins advanced to the Eastern Conference Final after dispatching the Columbus Blue Jackets in six games.  It was a tight series for the most part with four games deciding by one goal, but Boston took over with three straight wins to send ColumbusRead More →

Patriots Hall of Famer Kevin Faulk had some advice for a rookie originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com New England Patriots Hall of Famer Kevin Faulk would certainly know a thing or two about what it takes to have a successful career in New England. It looks like Faulk is sharing hisRead More →

Kyle Busch spoke up about the speeds at Dover on Friday and called the package raced there “terrible” on Monday. Do the former champion’s comments have merit or are they sour grapes? Nate Ryan: There is merit here. Drivers warned all weekend that they were on throttle too much, andRead More →

Bobby Wagner expects 2019 to be his final season with the Seattle Seahawks. The four-time All-Pro wants to retire as a Seahawk, he said, but grasps the reality that comes with paying your quarterback more than $35 million per season. Already Wagner watched the Seahawks let go of cornerback RichardRead More →

May is here now and the 2019 Major League Baseball season is starting to wake up. Things are starting to feel more routine, which in turn means things are also starting to become less dependent on a small sample size. There’s a little more of a body of work atRead More →

DeMarcus Ware worked for one of his former teams as a part-time consultant last season. He hopes to work for the other one this season. The former pass rusher, who spent nine years with the Cowboys and three with the Broncos, had a contract with the Broncos last season. ButRead More →

Max Homa might not be a household name yet, but he is well known on golf Twitter as one of the guys with the best jokes. We compiled some of his funniest tweets for you to get a sense of Homa’s humor off the golf course. Buckle up and get readyRead More →

When Magic Johnson stunned the Los Angeles Lakers and the NBA by stepping down as president of basketball operations, there was one prominent voice we didn’t hear from. LeBron James. The center of the Lakers universe did not comment after the ensuing season finale that took place after Johnson’s’ sudden departure. WhenRead More →

It was back in mid-February that sports broadcaster Don Cherry called the Carolina Hurricanes “a bunch of jerks” for their ‘Storm Surge’ celebrations after wins on home ice during the regular season. Those few words kicked off quite the marketing campaign for the NHL squad. Instead of firing back at Cherry, theyRead More →

RENTON, Wash. (AP) — There was no chance the phone call intended for D.K. Metcalf was someone pulling a prank. Not when it was a video call and Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson was on the other end. ”I was amazed, kind of shocked. But I had to realize thatRead More →

Phillies cut Aaron Altherr loose to make room for Odubel Herrera originally appeared on nbcsportsphiladelphia.com The Phillies activated centerfielder Odubel Herrera from the injured list on Saturday. To make room for Herrera, the Phillies cut loose a longtime member of the organization, outfielder Aaron Altherr. Altherr, 28, was drafted byRead More →

Whatever optimism was left inside the Enterprise Center on Friday night in Game 5 was quickly fizzling by the time Alex Pietrangelo stuck a long shot from inside his half of center onto Ben Bishop for the goaltender to control for the Dallas Stars. But when Bishop decided to turnRead More →

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — With a bright smile, easygoing nature and similar facial expressions, rookie cornerback Greedy Williams looks like a young Chris Rock. He’s a dead ringer for the comedian. ”I tell people, that’s my father,” Williams joked. The only rock the Browns need him to be is inRead More →

Leading NASCAR Cup Series drivers expressed concerns after nearly two dozen cars went faster than the Dover qualifying record in Friday afternoon practice. Kurt Busch posted the fastest average lap speed in practice at 168.445 mph, which is nearly 4mph faster than the track qualifying record of 164.444mph set inRead More →

Brad Stevens shares positive update on Danny Ainge after heart attack originally appeared on nbcsportsboston.com The Boston Celtics have a big playoff game against the Milwaukee Bucks on Friday night, but there were far more important matters to discuss at shootaround. Celtics head coach Brad Stevens offered another update Friday onRead More →