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WNBA MVP Breanna Stewart tears Achilles tendon in right leg

"As we all know there are highs and lows throughout a career," Stewart posted on her Twitter account. "This is just another obstacle that I will overcome. I'm thankful that I have so many people in my corner to help me every step of the way. I'm...

NFL Mock Draft 2.0: The Jets and Giants make controversial decisions

The Jets desperately want to trade down, but just can’t make it happen. So, Mike Maccagnan faces an interesting decision between Josh Allen and Williams. Allen, who can toggle between edge rusher and coverage linebacker, could be a younger and cheaper version of Anthony Barr (who spurned...

MLB investigating racist messages sent to Cubs’ Carl Edwards

CHICAGO — Major League Baseball is investigating racist messages sent to Chicago Cubs reliever Carl Edwards Jr. on Instagram this month. Edwards was optioned to Triple-A Iowa after he had trouble with his motion and got off to a tough start this season. Lee Long, Edwards' agent, said...

Russell Wilson signs extension in Seattle that makes him highest-paid NFL player

The four-year, $140 million extension contains $65 million guaranteed at signing, $107 million total guaranteed, and a no-trade clause, per NFL Network. The $35 million annual average leapfrogs Green Bay’s Aaron Rodgers ($33.5 million average) for highest in the league. Source link

Todd Frazier will not be the Mets everyday starter at third base when he returns from injured list

In the same fashion, the Mets again insist they will put their best players on the field with no regard to squeezing athletes in for the justification of receiving more playing time. When it comes to Frazier, an eight-year major league veteran, the infielder will play as...

NFL draft profile: Giants target Kelvin Harmon of N.C. State

N.C. State's Kelvin Harmon wasn't one of the fastest wide receivers at the 2019 NFL Combine, but that shouldn't stop him from becoming one of the first wideouts selected in the 2019 NFL Draft. The junior's time of 4.6 seconds in the 40-yard dash didn't blow scouts away,...

Tiger latest notable over-40 champion in sports history

Tiger Woods celebrates winning the Masters on the 18th green with his caddie Joe LaCava at Augusta National Golf Club on Sunday, April 14, 2019, in Augusta, Ga. (Curtis Compton/Atlanta Journal-Constitution/TNS) ** OUTS - ELSENT, FPG, TCN - OUTS ** (Curtis Compton / TNS) Source link

NFL draft profile: Giants target N'Keal Harry of Arizona State

With offers from Arizona State, Oregon, Texas, USC, UCLA and more coming out of high school, junior wide receiver N'Keal Harry has always been sought after. After choosing Arizona State, Harry compiled 213 receptions, 2,889 yards and 22 touchdowns over the course of three seasons with the Sun...

SEE IT: Magic guard Michael Carter-Williams bloodied after taking shot to the face against Raptors

Orlando Magic point guard Michael Carter-Williams erupted at a referee after being hit in the face by Toronto Raptors guard Kyle Lowry during Saturday’s Game 1 of their first round playoff series. To add insult to injury, refs did not call a foul on the play which really...

Tiger makes a Masters logjam look even larger

AUGUSTA, Ga. — Tiger Woods ran into the long leg of the law and escaped with a most unlikely birdie. He just couldn't take the next step — one more birdie on a back nine filled with so many chances — to join the largest 36-hole logjam in...