Archive for October, 2017

  • Ron Gardenhire Reportedly Set to Become New Detroit Tigers Manager

    Ron Gardenhire Reportedly Set to Become New Detroit Tigers Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 19, 2017 at 11:27 pm 0 comments

    Ron Gardenhire will be the next manager of the Detroit Tigers, sources tell ESPN, confirming a report by The Athletic. Gardenhire, who spent this past season as the Arizona Diamondbacks’ bench coach, spent 13 seasons as manager of the Minnesota Twins, leading them to six postseason appearances. He was fired […]

     
  • Andrew Luck’s Rehab Shut Down Indefinitely

    Andrew Luck’s Rehab Shut Down Indefinitely

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 18, 2017 at 11:05 pm 0 comments

    Indianapolis Colts quarterback Andrew Luck will stop throwing for the time being because of soreness in his surgically repaired right shoulder, general manager Chris Ballard said Wednesday. “The doctors and the trainers have decided to give him a cortisone shot to kind of take away some of that inflammation that’s […]

     
  • Nikola Mirotic Out Indefinitely After Fight With Teammate Bobby Portis

    Nikola Mirotic Out Indefinitely After Fight With Teammate Bobby Portis

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA October 17, 2017 at 11:03 pm 0 comments

    Chicago Bulls forward Nikola Mirotic is out indefinitely after suffering fractures to his upper jaw and a concussion in an altercation with teammate Bobby Portis at practice Tuesday. The players had been talking trash to one another in practice, going back and forth before those exchanges escalated into a physical […]

     
  • LaMarcus Aldridge Agrees to Three-Year Extension With Spurs

    LaMarcus Aldridge Agrees to Three-Year Extension With Spurs

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA October 16, 2017 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    Five-time All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge has reached an agreement on a three-year, $72.3 million contract extension with the San Antonio Spurs, league sources told ESPN. The extension will keep Aldridge, 32, under contract with the Spurs through the 2020-21 season. It includes a partially guaranteed salary in the deal’s final […]

     
  • Aaron Rodgers Breaks Collarbone, Likely Out for Season

    Aaron Rodgers Breaks Collarbone, Likely Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 15, 2017 at 11:25 pm 0 comments

    Aaron Rodgers broke his right collarbone after Minnesota Vikings linebacker Anthony Barr hit him in the first quarter Sunday. He could miss the remainder of the season, the team said. The Green Bay Packers quarterback was rolling out to his right with Barr pressuring him. As Rodgers threw, Barr hit […]

     
  • Jose Aldo Fights Ricardo Lamas in December

    Jose Aldo Fights Ricardo Lamas in December

    Mike Aglialoro, MMA, UFC October 14, 2017 at 11:48 pm 0 comments

    UFC has announced several additions to a Dec. 16 event in Winnipeg, Manitoba, including the return of former featherweight champion Jose Aldo. Aldo (26-3) will meet Ricardo Lamas at UFC Fight Night, which will take place at Bell MTS Place. It will mark Aldo’s first appearance since he lost his […]

     
  • Navarro Bowman Released by San Francisco 49ers

    Navarro Bowman Released by San Francisco 49ers

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 13, 2017 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    After a long and distinguished career with the San Francisco 49ers, linebacker NaVorro Bowman is no longer a part of the only team he’s ever known. The Niners announced Friday afternoon that they’d released Bowman after general manager John Lynch and coach Kyle Shanahan had a conversation with him on […]

     
  • Appeals Court Restores Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-Game Suspension

    Appeals Court Restores Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-Game Suspension

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 12, 2017 at 11:32 pm 0 comments

    A federal appeals court cleared the way Thursday for the NFL to impose a six-game suspension on Dallas Cowboys star Ezekiel Elliott over domestic violence allegations, siding with the league in the latest high-profile fight over its ability to punish players for off-field behavior. In a 2-1 decision, the 5th […]

     
  • John Farrell Will Not Return as Boston Red Sox Manager

    John Farrell Will Not Return as Boston Red Sox Manager

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB October 11, 2017 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    John Farrell is out as manager of the Boston Red Sox. After steering a relatively young team to the first back-to-back division titles in franchise history but also consecutive first-round playoff knockouts, Farrell was dismissed with one year left on his contract, Red Sox president of baseball operations Dave Dombrowski […]

     
  • Adrian Peterson Acquired by Cardinals From Saints

    Adrian Peterson Acquired by Cardinals From Saints

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL October 10, 2017 at 11:19 pm 0 comments

    The Arizona Cardinals got the help they needed in their backfield, trading an undisclosed 2018 draft pick to the New Orleans Saints for running back Adrian Peterson on Tuesday. To make room for Peterson on the roster, the Cardinals released running back Chris Johnson. The Saints will receive a conditional […]