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Scoreboard Roundup 12/08/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores for Wednesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONPhiladelphia 117-111 DetroitCharlotte 113-107 DenverIndiana 112-90 OrlandoSacramento 129-110 ClevelandBrooklyn 106-105 Toronto (Overtime)Chicago 114-112 Oklahoma CityMemphis 107-103 New OrleansSan Antonio 133-120 L.A. LakersMiami 115-98 PhoenixGolden State 105-95 Milwaukee NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUESt. Louis 1-0 WinnipegDallas 3-2 San JoseEdmonton 7-2 MinnesotaCarolina…... Read More

Georgia Tech to introduce Temple's Geoff Collins as next head football coach

(ATLANTA) -- Just over a week after Georgia Tech head football coach Paul Johnson announced he would retire from that job at the end of the season, the Yellow Jackets have named Temple University's Geoff Collins their next head coach.Collins led Temple to a 15-10 record and two bowl appearances…... Read More

Former MLB players confirmed dead in car crash

(CARACAS, Venezuela) -- Venezuelan baseball team, Cardenales de Lara, has confirmed the deaths of Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo, both former Major League Baseball players. Valbuena, 33, and Castillo, 37, were on the current Cardenales de Lara roster and crashed after playing in a Venezuelan Professional Baseball League game at…... Read More

Report: Hugh Freeze agrees to coach Liberty Flames

(NEW YORK) -- Liberty University reportedly has a new head football coach following the retirement earlier this week of coach Turner Gill.Sources tell ESPN that Hugh Freeze, a former coach for the University of Mississippi, has agreed to lead the football program at Liberty.Gill, 56, retired on Monday after seven…... Read More

Scoreboard Roundup 12/07/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores for Wednesday's sports events:   NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final  Boston    128  N-Y Knicks  100 Final  Portland  108  Phoenix      86 Final  Utah      118  Houston      91   ------   NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Final OT  Detroit      5  Toronto         4 Final  Pittsburgh   6  N-Y Islanders   2 Final  Colorado     5  Florida         2 Final OT  Columbus     4  Philadelphia   …... Read More

Cardinals acquire first baseman Paul Goldschmidt from Diamondbacks

(ST. LOUIS) -- The St. Louis Cardinals have acquired Paul Goldschmidt from the Arizona Diamondbacks, the teams announced on Wednesday.In exchange for the six-time National League All-Star first baseman, the Cardinals traded catcher Carson Kelly, right-handed pitcher Luke Weaver and minor league infielder Andy Young to the Diamondbacks. St. Louis…... Read More

Redskins' decision to claim Reuben Foster felt like a 'slap in the face,' ex-girlfriend says

(NEW YORK) -- The ex-girlfriend of Washington Redskins linebacker Reuben Foster described the deteriorating state of her on-and-off relationship with the NFL player that ultimately led to his release from the San Francisco 49ers last month.Elissa Ennis, 28, met Foster, 24, at the 2014 Sugar Bowl in New Orleans, when…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 12/5/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores for Wednesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONOT Denver 124, Orlando 118Golden State 129, Cleveland 105Washington 131, Atlanta 117Oklahoma City 114, Brooklyn 112Toronto 113, Philadelphia 102New Orleans 132, Dallas 106Minnesota 121, Charlotte 104Memphis 96, L.A. Clippers 86Milwaukee 115, Detroit 92L.A. Lakers 121, San Antonio 113NATIONAL…... Read More

USA Gymnastics files for bankruptcy protection as fallout from Larry Nassar sex abuse scandal continues

(NEW YORK) -- Reeling from lawsuits over the serial sexual abuse perpetrated on athletes by former Olympic team doctor Larry Nassar, USA Gymnastics filed for bankruptcy protection on Wednesday.The organization filed for Chapter 11 protection from creditors in U.S. Bankruptcy Court in Indianapolis, Indiana, according to court records."The filing enables…... Read More

76ers' Markelle Fultz diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome

(PHILADELPHIA) -- Philadelphia 76ers point guard Markelle Fultz has been diagnosed with thoracic outlet syndrome, according to his attorney and agent, Raymond Brothers.The syndrome "affects nerves between the neck and shoulder resulting in abnormal functional movement and range of motion, thus severely limiting Markelle's ability to shoot a basketball," Brothers…... Read More

Former NFL player Greg Hardy to make UFC debut next month

(NEW YORK) -- Former football player Greg Hardy is gearing up to make his UFC debut next month.UFC President Dana White tells ESPN Hardy will go up against Allen Crowder in the Octagon on Jan. 19. Contracts for the fight, which will take place in Brooklyn, New York, are close…... Read More

Scoreboard roundup -- 12/4/18

(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores for Tuesday's sports events:NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATIONIndiana 96, Chicago 90Orlando 105, Miami 90Dallas 111, Portland 102Sacramento 122, Phoenix 105Utah 139, San Antonio 105NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUEWinnipeg 3, NY Islanders 1Florida 5, Boston 0Calgary 9, Columbus 6Pittsburgh 6, Colorado 3Montreal 5, Ottawa 2SO Tampa Bay 6,…... Read More

Mets introduce Cano, Diaz at Citi Field

(NEW YORK) -- The New York Mets unveiled the two newest Mets on Tuesday: second baseman Robinson Cano and closer Edwin Diaz. The Mets sent top prospect Jarred Kelenic, prospect Justin Dunn, veteran outfielder Jay Bruce, right-hander Gerson Bautista, and reliever Anthony Swarzak to the Mariners in exchange for the…... Read More

Ohio State coach Urban Meyer to retire after Rose Bowl

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- Urban Meyer will retire as the head football coach of the Ohio State Buckeyes at the end of this season, the university announced on Tuesday.Meyer, 54, will coach the team in the Rose Bowl against the Washington Huskies on Jan. 1, after which he will step down.…... Read More