Global Sports News for 21 Jul 2018
The Oklahoma City Thunder has acquired guard Rodney Purvis from the Orlando Magic in exchange for center Dakari Johnson and cash considerations, it was announced today by Executive Vice President and... General Manager Sam Presti. Purvis (6-4, 205) played in 16 games (two starts) last season and averaged 6.0 points, 1.7 rebounds and 1.1 assists in
McGee agreed to a one-year, veteran's minimum deal with Los Angeles this summer.
New Los Angeles Dodgers shortstop Manny Machado is happy to finally be off the trade block. Prior to his first game with the Dodgers since getting traded to L.A...
With his easygoing demeanour and smooth swing, Manny Machado made quite a first impression on the Los Angeles Dodgers. The post Machado reaches safely 4 times in debut as Dodgers beat Brewers appeared... first on Sportsnet.ca.
A group of people that included Adam Jones and Chris Davis of the Orioles got stuck in an elevator for about 30 minutes before they were rescued by a group that appeared to include members of the... Toronto Fire Services.
The Green Bay Packers and quarterback Aaron Rodgers have had "no meaningful progress" in contract extension talks recently, according to a ProFootballTalk report on Friday.
Manny Machado joins Los Angeles Dodgers after blockbuster deal with Baltimore Orioles
The Vancouver Canucks re-signed restricted free agent Troy Stecher to a two-year deal worth $4.65 million, the team announced Friday.
Ending Real Salt Lake's home field domination could be a difficult task for the Colorado Rapids when the two rivals clash in Utah on Saturday night.
The Portland Timbers will try to respond from their first loss in any competition since early April when they host the Montreal Impact on Saturday night at Providence Park.
The Chicago Fire and Toronto FC agreed to a trade Friday that will send rookie forward Jon Bakero and $50,000 in General Allocation Money to Toronto in exchange for defender and midfilder Nicolas... Hasler.
There was Noah Syndergaard, following his 75th pitch with one out in the fifth, assuring Mickey Callaway and assistant trainer Joseph Golia during a mound visit there was nothing wrong with his right... index finger. But there was Callaway telling Syndergaard there would not be an 85th pitch, there would not be a sixth inning....
The London Spitfire dominated the Los Angeles Valiant in the semifinals to secure the first spot in the Overwatch League Grand Finals.
Courtney Force topped Funny Car qualifying Friday in the Dodge Mile-High NHRA Nationals, the first of three Western Swing events. Force had a 3.966-second run at 322.73 mph in a …
Pep Guardiola's start to his pre-season campaign ended in defeat as Borussia Dortmund captain Mario Gotze's first half penalty was enough to see off the Premier League champions Manchester City 1-0 at... Soldier Field in Chicago.
LOUISVILLE, Ky. -- A woman who declared herself the “escort queen” of a sex scandal involving the University of Louisville’s basketball team has been indicted on theft charges. The Courier... Journal reports Katina Powell was indicted by a grand jury Thursday of criminal possession of a forged instrument and theft by deception. An arrest citation...
David Price pitched four-hit ball into the seventh inning and the Boston Red Sox kept right on rolling in their first game after the All-Star break, beating the Detroit Tigers 1-0
Back on June 19, Justin Verlander of the Astros threw 122 pitches in a home loss to the Rays. Though he's a veteran pitcher used to shouldering a heavy load, that's a very high pitch count for 2018... baseball. He hasn't been the same in five starts since, carrying more vulnerable recent stats into Saturday...
Bernie Dillon remembers what he calls the "heyday" of Atlantic City boxing; the days when Main Events, a New Jersey-based boxing promotional company, was doing multiple shows a week and Mike Tyson,... George Foreman and Evander Holyfield regularly fought in front of sellout crowds along the boardwalk. Don King, the promoter, and Donald Trump, the...
"I'm not sure anything is proven that football itself causes it." Maybe North Carolina football coach Larry Fedora's hat is on too tight. The coach doubts there is a link between football and the... brain disease CTE. He also went on to say the air is safe to breathe in the Flatiron district, the water...
The midfielder feels the loyalty of the supporters will keep his Spanish team-mate at Old Trafford for the long term
Club-record signing Riyad Mahrez made his first appearance in Chicago, where Mario Gotze's penalty lifted Borussia Dortmund on Friday.
Concussion experts would someday like to conduct the same amount of research on head injuries among military members as they've done for football players. One way to get there: racecar …
The midfielder revealed he turned down the La Liga and Bundesliga giants to end up with Jurgen Klopp at Anfield
The former Giallorossi attacker believes the club could not turn down the money on offer from Liverpool despite the goalkeeper's quality