Miami Dolphins, Jerome Baker agree to three-year contract extension

Miami Dolphins, Jerome Baker agree to three-year contract extension

(MIAMI) -- Jerome Baker is staying put with the Miami Dolphins for three more years. The team announced on Sunday that it has extended the 24-year-old linebacker’s contract through the 2024 season. While the Dolphins did not disclose the terms of the deal, Baker’s agent told ESPN the extension is…
Scoreboard roundup — 6/13/21

Scoreboard roundup — 6/13/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Sunday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Philadelphia 7, NY Yankees 0 LA Angels 10, Arizona 3 LA Dodgers 5, Texas 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Chi White Sox, 4 Detroit 1 Tampa Bay 7, Baltimore 1 Toronto 18, Boston 4 Seattle 6, Cleveland…
Djokovic wins French Open, halfway to calendar Grand Slam

Djokovic wins French Open, halfway to calendar Grand Slam

(PARIS) -- Top seed Novak Djokovic beat fifth seed Stefanos Tsitsipas to win the French Open on Sunday.  Djokovic rallied to win 6-7 (6), 2-6, 6-3, 6-2, 6-4 for his second French Open title and his 19th major championship.  The Serbian remains in third place for the most Grand Slam…
Danish soccer star Christian Eriksen collapses on field, in stable condition

Danish soccer star Christian Eriksen collapses on field, in stable condition

(COPENHAGEN) -- Danish midfielder Christian Eriksen collapsed during the 43rd minute of Denmark's opening game of the Euro 2020 tournament against Finland on Saturday. Medics ran onto the field shortly after and gave Eriksen CPR. In a tweet, the Union of European Football Associations (UEFA) said that Eriksen has been…
NBA names five finalists for its Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award

NBA names five finalists for its Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award

(NEW YORK) -- The NBA announced on Friday its five finalists for the inaugural Kareem Abdul-Jabbar Social Justice Champion award. The contenders are: Portland Trail Blazers forward Carmelo Anthony, Sacramento Kings forward Harrison Barnes, Philadelphia 76ers forward Tobias Harris, Milwaukee Bucks guard Jrue Holiday and Golden State Warriors forward Juan…
Scoreboard roundup — 6/10/21

Scoreboard roundup — 6/10/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit 8, Seattle 3 Chi White Sox 5, Toronto 2 Boston 12, Houston 8 Minnesota 7, NY Yankees 5 Kansas City 6, Oakland 1 NATIONAL LEAGUE LA Dodgers 6, Pittsburgh 3 Milwaukee 7, Cincinnati…
Report: LeBron James to go from No. 23 to No. 6 next season

Report: LeBron James to go from No. 23 to No. 6 next season

(NEW YORK) -- LeBron James’ uniform will reportedly look a bit different next season. Citing a team source, ESPN reports the Los Angeles Lakers forward will go from wearing No. 23 on his uniform to No. 6 for the 2021-22 season. James is no stranger to the number 6. He…
Scoreboard roundup — 6/9/21

Scoreboard roundup — 6/9/21

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Texas 4, San Francisco 3 Oakland 4, Arizona 0 NY Mets 14, Baltimore 1 St. Louis 8, Cleveland 2 Washington 9, Tampa Bay 7 AMERICAN LEAGUE Houston 8, Boston 3 Seattle 9, Detroit 6 NY…