News: Sports

One small detail in Tiger Woods’ new video is making golf fans so excited

Monday  22:12,   16 october 2017
For The Win

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Lack of dependable arms in bullpen causing problems for Joe Maddon, Cubs

Monday  22:10,   16 october 2017
Chicago Tribune

In the ninth inning of a tie playoff game that represented a must-win situation Sunday night, the Cubs turned to a 38-year-old starting pitcher throwing for the second day in a row for the first time in his career. In the ninth inning of a[...]

Report: Titans snub led to Colin Kaepernick collusion claim

Monday  22:06,   16 october 2017
Larry Brown Sports

The Tennessee Titans’ refusal to even consider quarterback Colin Kaepernick was ultimately the motivating factor behind his collusion claim, according to a report. Mike Florio of ProFootballTalk reported Sunday that, in Kaepernick’s eyes, the Titans [...]

Is John Wall the most interesting player in the NBA?

Monday  22:06,   16 october 2017
Larry Brown Sports

<p>In an NBA offseason that included blockbuster trades, free agency signings, Twitter fiascos and LaVar Ball, I’d argue the most interesting player, at least at the beginning of the season, is John Wall.</p>In an NBA offseason that included[...]

Report: Winston has AC joint sprain in shoulder, may play through injury

Monday  21:40,   16 october 2017
theScore

It looks as though Jameis Winston has avoided major injury to his shoulder, a source told Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network. Per the report, the Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback has a sprained AC joint and may try to play through the pain. Winston[...]

Report: Spurs, Aldridge discussing contract extension

Monday  21:40,   16 october 2017
theScore

The San Antonio Spurs and power forward LaMarcus Aldridge are engaged in talks on a contract extension, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. The news comes hours before the NBA's deadline for extensions that would take effect next summer. [...]

Goalie dies after collision during Indonesian soccer match

Monday  20:57,   16 october 2017
Toronto Star

The collision, at first blush, did not look especially frightening or dangerous.But Choirul Huda, a popular, 38-year-old goalkeeper for Persela in the Indonesia Super League, quickly clutched his jaw and head, tipping TV viewers and the crowd that[...]

Fowler: Players on tour miss Woods 'a lot'

Monday  20:57,   16 october 2017
theScore

Tiger Woods has been a mentor to Rickie Fowler and many other young PGA Tour pros, but the 28-year-old Fowler wants the 14-time major champion back inside the ropes competing. "We miss him a lot. I’m lucky enough being down in Jupiter (Florida) [...]

Early Oilers struggles reminiscent of 2015-16 Flames regression

Monday  20:57,   16 october 2017
Sportsnet

To try and figure out what ails the Edmonton Oilers this October, let’s travel back in time — and 300 kilometres down Highway 2 to Calgary — where two seasons ago we looked at a Flames team and used the word “unsustainable.” © image image [...]

Canadiens, Mark Streit mutually terminate contract

Monday  20:13,   16 october 2017
MSN

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NBA Preview: Is Blake Griffin ready to take the reigns in Los Angeles?

Monday  20:12,   16 october 2017
Sportsnet

With Chris Paul in Houston, the spotlight will shine brighter on Blake Griffin than ever. How he responds will determine how far the Clippers go this season.Head coach: Doc[...]

Colin Kaepernick files grievance alleging collusion by NFL owners

Monday  20:12,   16 october 2017
New York Daily News

He’s calling it the No Fair League. Lightning rod quarterback Colin Kaepernick has filed a grievance against NFL owners he says have conspired to keep him out of football over his controversial national anthem protest.&nbsp;Lightning rod[...]

Ridley begins his reign as Augusta National chairman

Monday  20:11,   16 october 2017
Sportsnet

Augusta National is starting a new golf season with a new chairman. Clifford Roberts, co-founder of the club and the first chairman of the Masters, was standing behind[...]

Ken Dryden: Here’s how Gary Bettman can fix hockey

Monday  19:07,   16 october 2017
Sportsnet

Hockey legend Ken Dryden on his new book and the simple rule changes that could ease the number of concussions in his beloved game.Montador had a long history with concussions in the NHL, a career that spanned 10 seasons with six different teams,[...]

Golden Knights Twitter account defends use of sexist 'Ted' tweets

Monday  19:07,   16 october 2017
Sporting News

The Vegas Golden Knights Twitter account was criticized Sunday night after announcing the Boston Bruins lineup with female names.Broons Forward LinesMandy-Marilyn-BrittanyTiffany-Candace-BrandyHeather-Channing-BriannaAmber-Sabrina-Melody— Vegas[...]