Archive for November, 2016

  • AJ Green May Have Season-Ending Injury

    AJ Green May Have Season-Ending Injury

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 20, 2016 at 9:08 pm 0 comments

    Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver AJ Green will miss multiple weeks with a hamstring injury. Sources tell ESPN’s Adam Schefter there is a chance Green will not play again this season. Bengals coach Marvin Lewis declined to give an official update on Green’s status when asked after Cincinnati’s 16-12 loss to […]

     
  • Gegard Mousasi Gets Revenge on Uriah Hall

    Gegard Mousasi Gets Revenge on Uriah Hall

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC November 19, 2016 at 10:39 pm 0 comments

    Gegard Mousasi didn’t see a fast track to the UFC middleweight title, so he elected to take what he called a “detour” fight against Uriah Hall. It proved to be a very quick detour. Mousasi (41-6-2) defeated Hall via TKO at 4:37 of the first round on Saturday at UFC […]

     
  • Donald Sterling Reaches Deal With NBA

    Donald Sterling Reaches Deal With NBA

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA November 18, 2016 at 11:54 pm 0 comments

    Former Clippers owner Donald Sterling’s legal fight with the NBA over the $2 billion sale of the team has ended as both sides have settled the dispute. The Los Angeles Times, citing Sterling attorney Bobby Samini, first reported the agreement Friday. “Donald is pleased with the outcome and is looking […]

     
  • Yankees Trade Brian McCann to Astros

    Yankees Trade Brian McCann to Astros

    NFL November 17, 2016 at 11:31 pm 0 comments

    The New York Yankees traded veteran catcher Brian McCann and $11 million to the Houston Astros on Thursday for a pair of young minor league pitchers as they continue their rebuilding effort that began this past season with the trades of Carlos Beltran, Aroldis Chapman and Andrew Miller for prospects. […]

     
  • Ex-Teammates Porcello, Scherzer Win Cy Young Awards

    Ex-Teammates Porcello, Scherzer Win Cy Young Awards

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 16, 2016 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    Once teammates with the Detroit Tigers, now Rick Porcello and Max Scherzer are Cy Young Award winners of the American League and National League, respectively. On Wednesday, Porcello narrowly edged out current Tiger Justin Verlander in a somewhat-controversial ruling for the AL Award, while Scherzer became only the sixth pitcher […]

     
  • Tony Romo Eliminates QB Controversy

    Tony Romo Eliminates QB Controversy

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 15, 2016 at 10:13 pm 0 comments

    At an emotional press conference on Tuesday, longtime Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo announced that the starter’s job belongs to Dak Prescott, who has led the team to an 8-1 record in his absence, and that he will accept a backup role for the remainder of the season. This comes […]

     
  • Alshon Jeffrey Suspended For PEDs

    Alshon Jeffrey Suspended For PEDs

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 14, 2016 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    Chicago Bears wide receiver Alshon Jeffery has been suspended without pay for the next four games for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances. In a statement released Monday, Jeffery said he took a “recommended supplement” to battle inflammation, and that it contained an ingredient on the league’s banned substance […]

     
  • Mike Evans Sits During Anthem In Protest of Election

    Mike Evans Sits During Anthem In Protest of Election

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 13, 2016 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

    Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Mike Evans sat during the national anthem before Sunday’s game against the Chicago Bears, but his reasons for not standing weren’t the same as San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick’s reasons. It was because Donald Trump was elected president of the United States this week. […]

     
  • Miesha Tate Retires After UFC 205 Loss

    Miesha Tate Retires After UFC 205 Loss

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC November 12, 2016 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    Rising bantamweight contender Raquel Pennington (9-5) cruised to a decision win over former champion Miesha Tate (18-7) at UFC 205 in Madison Square Garden on Saturday night. Immediately afterward, Tate, 30, announced her retirement. Pennington out-boxed Tate and controlled position on the floor and along the fence. Outside a few […]

     
  • Braves Sign Bartolo Colon to One Year Deal

    Braves Sign Bartolo Colon to One Year Deal

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 11, 2016 at 11:53 pm 0 comments

    The Atlanta Braves are shoring up their rotation with a pair of 40-something ex-Mets. A day after signing 42-year-old knuckleballer R.A. Dickey, who won a Cy Young with their division rival, the Braves have now added Bartolo Colon with a one-year, $12.5 million deal. An official announcement is not expected […]