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Evgeni Malkin Out With an Upper-Body Injury

Evgeni Malkin Out With an Upper-Body Injury

According to head coach Mike Sullivan, Evgeni Malkin of the Pittsburgh Penguins is listed day-to-day with an upper-body injury and will not play this weekend. “He will not play [Friday night] or this weekend,” Sullivan said. “We are hopeful that this is a short-term thing and he’ll be back in our lineup soon.” The 32-year-old [...]

February 1, 2019 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Mavericks Get Porzingis in 7-Player Blockbuster Trade

Mavericks Get Porzingis in 7-Player Blockbuster Trade

The New York Knicks have traded Kristaps Porzingis to the Dallas Mavericks in exchange for Dennis Smith Jr., DeAndre Jordan, and Wesley Matthews. The Mavericks also receive Tim Hardaway Jr., Courtney Lee, and Trey Burke. The Knicks will receive a 2021 unprotected first-round pick along with a 2023 protected first-round pick. The blockbuster trade developed [...]

January 31, 2019 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury

Neymar Out 10 Weeks with Foot Injury

Paris-St-Germain forward Neymar will be out for 10 weeks with a broken metatarsal, which means he will miss both legs of the club’s Champions League tie against Manchester United although he could be back for the quarterfinals in April. “Paris St-Germain gathered together a group of world-renowned medical experts at the Ooredoo Training Centre to [...]

January 30, 2019 admin Headlines, Soccer 0

Rafael Nadal Reaches Australian Open Final for the 5th Time

Rafael Nadal Reaches Australian Open Final for the 5th Time

After conquering defending champion Roger Federer, Stefanos Tsitsipas could not see off two greats within a week. In fact, it only took 11 minutes for Rafael Nadal to show everyone who’s boss. Breaking Tsitispas in the match’s third game and then another five times Thursday, while never facing a single break point himself until the [...]

January 24, 2019 admin Headlines, Tennis 0

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