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Olympic gymnasts Ross and Kocian: we were abused by Nassar

Thursday  22:11,   16 august 2018
ap.org

Madison Kocian and Kyla Ross watched the women they won Olympic gold with step forward one by one over the last 18 months to detail their abuse at the hands of disgraced former USA Gymnastics national team doctor Larry Nassar. This Week's[...]
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The Cardinals are back in the playoff race after firing Mike Matheny

Thursday  22:10,   16 august 2018
msn

The Cardinals looked like they were headed for another lost season, but now they’ve got that post-Matheny bump.Instead, it seems as if the firing of Matheny — who seemingly had problems from the day he became manager back in 2012, and was in the[...]

Fox Sports Radio host has outrageous Tiger Woods take, predictably gets roasted

Thursday  21:00,   16 august 2018
golfdigest

<p>It was bound to happen. After Tiger Woods thrilled golf fans (and beyond) around the country with his thrilling Sunday charge at the PGA Championship, there were bound to be a few miserable people trying to spoil the fun.</p>RELATED: How[...]

Serena Williams learned sister's killer was out on parole just before worst career loss

Thursday  21:00,   16 august 2018
usatoday

Robert Edward Maxfield was convicted of killing Serena Williams' sister Yetunde Price in 2003.The tennis superstar said that 10 minutes before the start of the July 31 match she discovered on Instagram that Robert Edward Maxfield, the man[...]

Quick thoughts on Blue Jays rookies Sean Reid-Foley and Danny Jansen

Thursday  20:46,   16 august 2018
msn

The Toronto Blue Jays have one of the hottest farm systems in the game. Two of their long-time prospects recently got the call. The Toronto Blue Jays’ SRF and Danny Jansen are finally in The Show. The Blue Jays called up one of their more intriguing [...]

Clippers make it clear nothing will block path to Kawhi Leonard

Thursday  20:46,   16 august 2018
sportingnews

The Clippers are sending a strong message: 2019 free agency is the focus, and they won't allow anything to jeopardize their chances, especially when it comes to a certain Raptors forward. [...]

Is a horse chiropractor behind Brooks Koepka's recovery from his wrist injury?

Thursday  20:46,   16 august 2018
golfdigest

Is a horse chiropractor really behind Brooks Koepka's recovery from his wrist injury? Details on that fascinating revelationBrooks Koepka's successful, two-major season hasn't been without some bumps in the road. The U.S. Open and PGA[...]

Braves' Acuna day to day after being plunked with pitch

Thursday  20:46,   16 august 2018
msn

ATLANTA - Braves rookie star Ronald Acuna Jr. is day to day after being plunked on the left arm by Miami's Jose Urena. The team announced Thursday that a CT scan on Acuna's elbow was normal. X-rays also were negative. Urena was ejected from[...]

Tiger Woods' caddie Joe LaCava paid a heckler to leave a golf tournament

Thursday  20:46,   16 august 2018
golfdigest

Tiger Woods' caddie Joe LaCava shares funny story about paying a heckler to leave during final round of a golf tournament.If golf fans heard anything more often than that darn One Republic song during TV coverage of last week's PGA Championship, [...]

Red Wings coach has 'doubt' that Zetterberg can play this season

Thursday  19:52,   16 august 2018
thescore

One month out from the start of training camp, the Detroit Red Wings still remain uncertain as to whether or not Henrik Zetterberg will be healthy enough to suit up this season.&nbsp;The 37-year-old has been dealing with back issues and in turn[...]

Laine: 'There's no rush' to sign contract extension

Thursday  19:52,   16 august 2018
thescore

Patrik Laine is not sweating the fact that he remains without a contract extension heading into the 2018-19 season. The Winnipeg Jets sniper still has a year remaining on his entry-level deal and, as such, is preaching patience. "It's not[...]

5 NFL responses to Jalen Ramsey after he savagely ripped quarterbacks

Thursday  18:56,   16 august 2018
ftw.usatoday

The responses to the Ramsey interview have started to coming in.Jalen Ramsey shared his opinions on nearly every starting quarterback in the NFL - and some backups, too - in a fiery interview with GQ that had the league and its fans[...]

What we can learn from Devon Travis’s offensive turnaround

Thursday  18:56,   16 august 2018
sportsnet.ca

As we wind down the doggiest days of a dog-day Toronto Blue Jays season, here’s a little pick-me-up: Devon Travis might’ve figured a few things out. The post What we can learn from Devon Travis’s offensive turnaround appeared first on[...]

LeBron James? Lakers are still Lonzo Ball’s team, LaVar says

Thursday  17:18,   16 august 2018
sportingnews

"He can't learn nothing from Lonzo, and Lonzo can't learn nothing from him," LaVar said during a recent radio appearance.Or so LaVar Ball[...]

Kobe Bryant turns $6M investment in sports drink into $200M windfall

Thursday  17:18,   16 august 2018
sportingnews

Kobe Bryant's investment has yielded more than 30 times its money in less than four-and-a-half years.Less than four-and-a-half years ago, Bryant invested $6 million in a sports drink, BodyArmor. On Tuesday, Coca-Cola purchased a minority stake[...]