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The Dieng Booker Altercation Almost Made it to the Locker Room

The Dieng Booker Altercation Almost Made it to the Locker Room

Things got a little heated on Tuesday when the Suns hosted the Timberwolves. In the third quarter, Devin Booker and Gorgui Dieng were involved in an on-court incident. The two players confronted each other and Booker put his hand in Dieng’s face and appeared to shove him. Both players were ejected, but it wasn’t over [...]

January 23, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Cristiano Ronaldo Accepts $21.6M Fine for Tax Fraud

Cristiano Ronaldo Accepts $21.6M Fine for Tax Fraud

Global soccer icon, Cristiano Ronaldo, has accepted a 23-month suspended prison sentence and €19 million ($21.6 million) fine after pleading guilty in his Spanish tax fraud case on Tuesday. Ronaldo, now playing in Italy for Juventus, faced tax avoidance charges from his time as a player in Spain at Real Madrid. The state prosecutor had [...]

January 22, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Rockets Have Traded Melo to the Bulls

Rockets Have Traded Melo to the Bulls

According to ESPN, the Houston Rockets have agreed to trade Carmelo Anthony and cash considerations to the Chicago Bulls. According to Wojnarowski of ESPN, the Bulls have no intention of letting Anthony see the floor. Instead, they will look for a one-for-one trade opportunity if it arises before the February 7 trade deadline. If not, [...]

January 22, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lonzo Ball To Miss 4 to 6 Weeks With Left Ankle Sprain

Lakers guard Lonzo Ball is expected to miss four to six weeks after an MRI revealed he suffered a Grade 3 left ankle sprain. Ball sustained the injury in the third quarter of Saturday’s loss to the Houston Rockets and had to be carried off the court by his teammates after colliding with Rockets James [...]

January 21, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Teuvo Teravainen and the Hurricanes Agree to 5-Year Extension

Teuvo Teravainen and the Hurricanes Agree to 5-Year Extension

The Carolina Hurricanes have signed forward Teuvo Teravainen to a five-year, $27 million contract extension. Teravainen will carry a $5.4 million cap hit in each season of the contract, starting next fall. “Teuvo has improved every year of his NHL career and has established himself as a cornerstone forward for the Hurricanes now and into [...]

January 21, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Los Angeles Angels and Cody Allen Agree to 1-Year Deal

Los Angeles Angels and Cody Allen Agree to 1-Year Deal

The Los Angeles Angels have agreed to a one year $8.5 million with $2.5 million in incentives for games finished contract with free-agent Cody Allen. The contract will be completed pending the results of a physical. Allen was looking for an opportunity that would still allow him to close games, coming off a season in [...]

January 18, 2019 admin Headlines, MLB 0

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich Not Sure He’ll Coach Next Season

Gregg Popovich, the San Antonio Spurs head coach has yet to determine whether he’ll coach the San Antonio Spurs for the 2019-20 season. The 69 year-old coach has led the Spurs to 5 NBA championships yet he could be close to calling it quits. Should he decide to continue coaching, Popovich would become the fourth [...]

January 18, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Calgary Flames to Retire Jerome Iginla’s Number 12

Calgary Flames to Retire Jerome Iginla’s Number 12

Today, the Calgary Flames will be announcing their plans to retire former captain Jarome Iginla’s No. 12. The Flames plan on retiring the jersey when the Minnesota Wild come to town March 2nd. Iginla gave his heart and soul to the Flames for 16 years. The future NHL Hall-of-Famer totaled 625 goals and 675 assists [...]

January 17, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Kyler Murray’s NFL-MLB Decision

Kyler Murray’s NFL-MLB Decision

Everyone is following Kyler Murray’s career path. Murray was selected ninth in the 2018 MLB Draft and despite a $4.66-million signing bonus, the A’s allowed Murray to complete his junior year at Oklahoma, where he eventually won the Heisman Trophy. Now, Murray has declared for the 2019 NFL Draft. So does this mean he has [...]

January 16, 2019 admin Headlines, MLB, NFL 0

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

Turkey Seeking Warrant for the Arrest of Enes Kanter

The Turkish government is seeking an international arrest warrant for New York Knicks’ Enes Kanter, accusing him of being part of a terror organization. Sabah, a Turkish newspaper, stated that prosecutors in the country have prepared an extradition request for Kanter. Kanter has been an outspoken critic of President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and the extradition [...]

January 16, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0