News: Sports

Nazem Kadri’s advice for Matthew Tkachuk: ‘Wake up’

Saturday  08:22,   09 december 2017
Sportsnet

No stranger with the NHL’s department of player safety, Toronto Maple Leafs forward Nazem Kadri has some words of advice for Calgary Flames pest Matthew Tkachuk.He was much older than Matthew Tkachuk is today, and had crossed the line more often[...]

Pacquiao reveals initial talks to fight McGregor

Saturday  05:20,   09 december 2017
Sporting News

Conor McGregor faced Floyd Mayweather Jr. earlier this year, and could be in line to take on Manny Pacquiao in 2018.UFC superstar McGregor made a high-profile switch to the boxing ring in August, when he was stopped in the 10th round by[...]

Three keys to victory for Toronto FC in MLS Cup final

Saturday  04:06,   09 december 2017
Toronto Star

Toronto FC couldn’t find the magic spell to put on over on Seattle in last year’s MLS Cup final. AMERICAN ADVERSARIES: Captain Michael Bradley is the engine that has kept Toronto running throughout this playoff run, maybe even more so than[...]

Shohei Ohtani, Japanese two-way star, to sign with Los Angeles Angels

Saturday  04:06,   09 december 2017
Toronto Star

Shohei Ohtani, the 23-year-old Japanese outfielder and pitcher, will sign with the Los Angeles Angels, his agent Nez Balelo announced Friday afternoon. “In the end, he felt a strong connection with the Angels and believes they can best help him[...]

Report: Chris Bosh's mom named in drug trafficking sting

Saturday  04:06,   09 december 2017
theScore

Freida Bosh - former NBA superstar Chris Bosh's mother - is a suspect in an apparent drug trafficking investigation, according to TMZ Sports. The DeSoto Police Department raided a home, reportedly owned by Chris, on Friday. A police[...]

Report: Giancarlo Stanton will approve trade to one of these four teams

Saturday  04:05,   09 december 2017
Larry Brown Sports

Report: Giancarlo Stanton will approve trade to one of these four teamsIf Giancarlo Stanton is going to be traded, he wants it to be to a team he approves. And considering he has a full no-trade clause, he has no obligation to do the Miami Marlins[...]

Brees rips Thursday Night Football after injury-riddled loss

Saturday  01:21,   09 december 2017
theScore

Brees rips Thursday Night Football after injury-riddled lossAfter losing several teammates and seeing others hobbled by ongoing injuries throughout Thursday's loss to the Atlanta Falcons, the New Orleans Saints quarterback knew exactly what was at[...]

MLB trade rumors: With Dee Gordon dealt, which players Marlins could move next?

Friday  21:39,   08 december 2017
Sporting News

MLB trade rumors: With Dee Gordon dealt, which players Marlins could move next?We all knew this was a possibility, with the new ownership group — featuring Derek Jeter as its face — talking about cutting costs from the moment they took over. It’s[...]

Expansion into Seattle would provide opportunity for radical realignment

Friday  21:39,   08 december 2017
theScore

Expansion into Seattle would provide opportunity for radical realignmentFormally invited to apply for an expansion franchise, Seattle is expected to submit a bid backed by billionaire David Bonderman and film producer Jerry[...]

Expansion into Seattle would provide opportunity for radical realignment

Friday  21:39,   08 december 2017
theScore

Expansion into Seattle would provide opportunity for radical realignmentFormally invited to apply for an expansion franchise, Seattle is expected to submit a bid backed by billionaire David Bonderman and film producer Jerry[...]

Cuban: Demographics, safety give NBA advantage over NFL

Friday  21:39,   08 december 2017
theScore

Cuban: Demographics, safety give NBA advantage over NFLThe outspoken Dallas Mavericks owner has delved back into the basketball-versus-football debate, touting the NBA's perceived advantages of its youthful audience and safety concerns of other[...]

Jerry Sandusky's son, Jeffrey, sentenced to prison for sexual abuse of girls

Friday  21:39,   08 december 2017
WTAE Pittsburgh

Jerry Sandusky's son, Jeffrey, sentenced to prison for sexual abuse of girlsThe Centre Daily Times reported that a Pennsylvania judge sentenced 42-year-old Jeffrey Sandusky to 3½ to 6[...]

MLS Cup the final missing piece for Toronto FC following record-setting season

Friday  21:38,   08 december 2017
Toronto Star

MLS Cup the final missing piece for Toronto FC following record-setting seasonBut there was something else brewing inside the Reds’ general manager, a feeling maybe less expected: excitement. For this team, he thought, success was[...]

Overachieving Canucks set to fall back to earth with Horvat out

Friday  21:37,   08 december 2017
theScore

Overachieving Canucks set to fall back to earth with Horvat outVancouver is facing the harsh reality of playing the next four-to-six weeks without its top forward - Bo Horvat - as he'll miss at least the next month with a fractured[...]

Tao of Stieb: Which under-the-radar free agents could help Blue Jays?

Friday  19:36,   08 december 2017
Sportsnet

Tao of Stieb: Which under-the-radar free agents could help Blue Jays?While watching panel shows and a fourth viewing of Little Big League, the crawl at the bottom of the screen cycles through each team’s “key” free[...]