Archive for November, 2017

  • Chipper Jones, Jim Thome Among 19 HOF Ballot Newcomers

    Chipper Jones, Jim Thome Among 19 HOF Ballot Newcomers

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 20, 2017 at 11:42 pm 0 comments

    Chipper Jones, Jim Thome and Omar Vizquel are among 19 first-time candidates on the Baseball Writers’ Association of America ballot for the Hall of Fame. They are joined by Johan Santana, Scott Rolen and Chris Carpenter. Also among the newcomers to the 33-man ballot announced Monday are Jamie Moyer, Andruw […]

     
  • Mike Malone, Nikola Jokic of Nuggets Ejected After Ref Confrontation

    Mike Malone, Nikola Jokic of Nuggets Ejected After Ref Confrontation

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA November 19, 2017 at 11:22 pm 0 comments

    Denver Nuggets coach Mike Malone and star Nikola Jokic were ejected Sunday after Malone stepped onto the court during play to confront referee Rodney Mott about a no-call. Mott also called a technical foul on Denver guard Jamal Murray moments later in the second quarter after another no-call in the […]

     
  • Kam Chancellor Likely Done for Season With Neck Injury

    Kam Chancellor Likely Done for Season With Neck Injury

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 18, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    Seattle Seahawks strong safety Kam Chancellor likely is headed to injured reserve with a neck injury and will miss the remainder of the season, a source confirmed to ESPN’s Josina Anderson on Saturday. Coach Pete Carroll, however, said the Seahawks are still evaluating the injury and aren’t ready to declare […]

     
  • Mike Conley out Indefinitely With Sore Heel and Achilles

    Mike Conley out Indefinitely With Sore Heel and Achilles

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA November 17, 2017 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley is out for an indefinite period because of soreness in his left Achilles and heel, the team announced Friday. The Grizzlies did not provide a timetable for his return, saying only that they would provide an update in approximately two weeks. “It’s unfortunate,” Grizzlies coach […]

     
  • NFL Owners to Have Dec. 13th Meeting for Roger Goodell’s Extension

    NFL Owners to Have Dec. 13th Meeting for Roger Goodell’s Extension

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 16, 2017 at 11:04 pm 0 comments

    When the NFL convenes for its Dec. 13 meeting in Irving, Texas, there will be an owners-only session that will deal with the impending extension for commissioner Roger Goodell, sources said Thursday. The session was scheduled after Dallas Cowboys owner and general manager Jerry Jones requested a special meeting in […]

     
  • New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    New York Mets Formally Announce Mickey Callaway’s Coaching Staff

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 15, 2017 at 11:47 am 0 comments

    Almost one month after the New York Mets announced that former Cleveland Indians pitching coach Mickey Callaway would replace Terry Collins as manager, they have formally announced his new pitching staff. With the departures of longtime pitching coach Dan Warthen and hitting coach Kevin Long looming, the team brought in […]

     
  • Paul Molitor, Torey Lovullo Named AL, NL Manager of the Year

    Paul Molitor, Torey Lovullo Named AL, NL Manager of the Year

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 14, 2017 at 11:49 pm 0 comments

    Torey Lovullo of the Arizona Diamondbacks and Paul Molitor of the Minnesota Twins are the 2017 MLB Manager of the Year Award winners. Lovullo, in his first season with Arizona, managed the team to a 93-69 record — 24 more wins than last season, the second largest win increase from […]

     
  • Aaron Judge, Cody Bellinger Win AL, NL Rookie of the Year

    Aaron Judge, Cody Bellinger Win AL, NL Rookie of the Year

    Mike Aglialoro, MLB November 13, 2017 at 11:14 pm 0 comments

    Aaron Judge of the New York Yankees has won American League Rookie of the Year honors, while Cody Bellinger of the Los Angeles Dodgers took the award for the National League. Both players won the award unanimously, marking the first time since 1997 the winners in both leagues did that, […]

     
  • Vontaze Burfict Ejected for First Time In Career

    Vontaze Burfict Ejected for First Time In Career

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 12, 2017 at 11:10 pm 0 comments

    Cincinnati Bengals linebacker Vontaze Burfict was ejected in the second quarter of Cincinnati’s 24-20 loss to the Titans on Sunday because of contact with an official. Burfict was in on a tackle of Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota, who was diving for the end zone on a run. The officials marked […]

     
  • Tyron Smith Ruled Out for Week 10 With Back, Groin Issues

    Tyron Smith Ruled Out for Week 10 With Back, Groin Issues

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL November 11, 2017 at 11:34 pm 0 comments

    Not only will the Dallas Cowboys will be without running back Ezekiel Elliott Sunday against the Atlanta Falcons, but All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith will also miss the game because of a groin strain. Smith was ruled out Saturday after he was officially listed as questionable on the injury report. […]