Archive for March, 2016

  • Alfred Morris Signs Two Year Deal With Dallas

    Alfred Morris Signs Two Year Deal With Dallas

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 21, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    After hosting him for a visit on Monday, the Cowboys are signing free agent running back Alfred Morris, reports Adam Schefter of ESPN.com. Per agent Sean Stellato (via Schefter), it’ll be a two-year deal for Morris in Dallas. The deal has a base value of $3.5 million, and can be […]

     
  • TNT’s Craig Sager’s Cancer Has Returned

    TNT’s Craig Sager’s Cancer Has Returned

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 20, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    In an interview that will air during Tuesday night’s episode of HBO’s “Real Sports,” TNT announcer Craig Sager reveals that the acute myeloid leukemia he has battled for the last two years is no longer in remission. In the interview with HBO correspondent Bernard Goldberg, the 64-year-old broadcaster confirms that […]

     
  • Dwight Howard Caught Using Stickum

    Dwight Howard Caught Using Stickum

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA March 19, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Officials in Saturday night’s Houston-Atlanta contest removed a game ball due to a sticky substance that Rockets center Dwight Howard had applied. Howard applied a Stickum spray to his hands from a can covered in white tape while waiting to re-enter the game late in the first quarter. After Hawks […]

     
  • Adam LaRoche Speaks About Clash With White Sox

    Adam LaRoche Speaks About Clash With White Sox

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB March 18, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Since Tuesday, the drama surrounding the Chicago White Sox and Adam LaRoche has escalated to astronomical levels. LaRoche abruptly announced his retirement after the club asked him to limit his son Drake’s time in the clubhouse. In the following days, team president Kenny Williams, ace Chris Sale and even team […]

     
  • Denver Broncos Sign Russell Okung

    Denver Broncos Sign Russell Okung

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 17, 2016 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    The Broncos agreed to a five-year contract with free-agent offensive tackle Russell Okung on Thursday. Denver is now expected to trade offensive tackle Ryan Clady in a corresponding move, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Terms of Okung’s deal weren’t announced by the Broncos, but a source told ESPN’s Josina Anderson […]

     
  • New England Patriots Retool Roster

    New England Patriots Retool Roster

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 16, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    The New England Patriots sprung into action retooling the roster that lost to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship game this week. First, they traded maligned defensive end Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals for a second round pick and guard Jonathan Cooper. Then, they filled the void left […]

     
  • Looser Restrictions Enable Cuban Players to Earn Legally

    Looser Restrictions Enable Cuban Players to Earn Legally

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB March 15, 2016 at 11:56 pm 0 comments

    President Barack Obama’s administration punched a new series of holes in the U.S. trade embargo on Cuba on Tuesday, turning a ban on U.S. tourism to Cuba into an unenforceable honor system and paving the way for more Cuban athletes to one day play Major League Baseball and other U.S. […]

     
  • NFL Finally Acknowledges Link Between Football, CTE

    NFL Finally Acknowledges Link Between Football, CTE

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 14, 2016 at 11:43 pm 0 comments

    The NFL’s top health and safety officer acknowledged Monday there is a link between football-related head trauma and chronic traumatic encephalopathy, or CTE — the first time a senior league official has conceded football’s connection to the devastating brain disease. The admission came during a roundtable discussion on concussions convened […]

     
  • NFL Announces Compensatory Picks for April Draft

    NFL Announces Compensatory Picks for April Draft

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 13, 2016 at 9:51 pm 0 comments

    The league has announced the 33 additional compensatory picks dished out to 13 teams for the 2016 NFL draft, and four teams have been awarded third-round picks. The Detroit Lions, New England Patriots, Seattle Seahawks and Denver Broncos have been given selections at the end of Round 3 for their […]

     
  • Martavis Bryant Faces Yearlong Drug Ban

    Martavis Bryant Faces Yearlong Drug Ban

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL March 12, 2016 at 11:24 pm 0 comments

    Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Martavis Bryant is facing a yearlong suspension from the NFL, his agent confirmed to ESPN on Saturday. The suspension is related to NFL drug testing, a source told ESPN. Bryant’s agent, Tom Santanello, said Saturday that the talented receiver plans to appeal the suspension. Another of […]