NBA directs teams to prepare for Derek Chauvin verdict, according to ESPN

NBA directs teams to prepare for Derek Chauvin verdict, according to ESPN

(NEW YORK) — The NBA has told the team’s to be ready for the verdict of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd this week, including the possibilities of game postponements, sources told ESPN NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski.  Closing arguments in the trial are expected to…
Scoreboard roundup — 4/18/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/18/21

(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from yesterday's games:    ------    INTERLEAGUE Final  Cincinnati   3  Cleveland   2    ------    AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Toronto       5  Kansas City         1 Final  Tampa Bay     6  N.Y. Yankees       …
Scoreboard Roundup — 4/16/21

Scoreboard Roundup — 4/16/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from yesterday's sports events: INTERLEAGUE Cincinnati  10  Cleveland   3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay     8  N.Y. Yankees   2 Baltimore     5  Texas          2 Oakland       3  Detroit        0 L.A. Angels  10  Minnesota      3 Seattle       6  Houston        5 Toronto        at  Kansas City  6:10 p.m.  (Postponed) Chi White…
Tokyo Olympics could still be canceled, top Japanese official says

Tokyo Olympics could still be canceled, top Japanese official says

(TOKYO) -- With only a few months left to go before the Tokyo Olympics are set to begin, one of Japan’s top officials suggested that the games could be canceled or carried out without fans. “If it seems impossible to go on with the games, they must be definitely canceled,”…
LA Dodgers’ Justin Turner destroys a fan’s nachos during a home run

LA Dodgers’ Justin Turner destroys a fan’s nachos during a home run

(LOS ANGELES) -- A home run turned into an extra special snack for one fan during the Los Angeles Dodgers' win Wednesday night. Third baseman Justin Turner hit his third home run of the season straight into Brando Lopez's plate of nachos, covering the fan in cheese sauce. Turner said…
Scoreboard roundup — 4/15/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/15/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Seattle 4, Baltimore 2 Minnesota 4, Boston 3 Cleveland 4, Chi White Sox 2 Seattle 2, Baltimore 1 Texas 6, Tampa Bay 4 Kansas City 7, Toronto 5 Oakland 8, Detroit 4 NATIONAL LEAGUE…
Ralph Lauren reveals Team USA’s Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony uniform

Ralph Lauren reveals Team USA’s Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony uniform

(NEW YORK) -- For a little over a decade, Ralph Lauren has dressed some of America's top athletes. This year, the brand has given fans an early look at what Team USA will be sporting for the Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony. The company has also unveiled an associated apparel collection…
Arizona names Tommy Lloyd as its next men’s basketball coach

Arizona names Tommy Lloyd as its next men’s basketball coach

(TUCSON, Ariz.) -- The University of Arizona has hired a new men's basketball coach. Tommy Lloyd, a former assistant coach at Gonzaga University, was chosen to lead the Wildcats, replacing Sean Miller who was fired last week after 12 seasons with Arizona, the university announced on Wednesday. "We are thrilled…
Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Toronto 5, NY Yankees 4 Boston 3, Minnesota 2 Kansas City 6, LA Angels 1 Boston 7, Minnesota 1 Texas 5, Tampa Bay 1 Chi White Sox 8, Cleveland 0 Detroit 6, Houston 4…
Scoreboard roundup — 4/13/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/13/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Tuesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Oakland 7, Arizona 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE Boston 4, Minnesota 2 Seattle 4, Baltimore 3 Baltimore 7, Seattle 6 Texas 8, Tampa Bay 3 Toronto 7, N.Y. Yankees 3 Kansas City 3, LA Angels 2 Cleveland…