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Miami Marlins uniforms pay tribute to Cuban Triple-A team the Sugar Kings

The Miami Marlins found a striking way to honor Cuban Triple-A team the Havana Sugar Kings with their "City Connect" uniforms. The Miami Marlins set out to honor their Cuban heritage with their new "City Connect" uniforms. The new threads do that and more. The red jersey...


Why it's still difficult to pick favorites in NL East games, plus best bets for Monday

Underdogs are 20-19 in NL East divisional matchups this season


Broncos hire Kelly Kleine as scouting executive, making her one of football's most powerful women

The Denver Broncos hired former Minnesota Vikings scout Kelly Kleine as their executive director of football operations/special advisor to the general manager on Monday, a landmark transaction that makes Kleine one of the most powerful women in football. Kleine will work as a talent evaluator and report directly to general manager George Paton in her new position. Per the team, she'll play a significant role in scouting college and pro players...


Jaguars waive RB who missed entire 2020 season due to COVID

We’re really not going to have a full understanding of the long-term health ramifications that come with falling ill to COVID-19 for some time. This specific former Jacksonville Jaguars running back is a prime example of that.


Panthers' Sam Bennett suspended one game for hit on Lightning's Blake Coleman

Coleman did not suffer a serious injury on the play, and Bennett has not been fined or suspended previously, which helped keep the punishment to just one game.


Emmanuel Acho breaks down why LeBon's lingering injury should have Lakers' fans concerned | SPEAK FOR YOURSELF

Acho discusses LeBron James and the Lakers


Lions coach Dan Campbell wants an actual pet lion at practices

Detroit Lions coach Dan Campbell continues to emerge as one of the wildest and most interesting personalities in the NFL.


Seattle Mariners Veteran Mitch Haniger Slugging to Top of MLB Home Run Leaderboard

What will the Seattle Mariners do with Mitch Haniger after his hot start? Our GM Steve Phillips ponders the possibility for the man tied for the league lead in home runs.


Sue Bird jokes about being the same age as her teammate's mom: 'Devastating. Just devastating'

Seattle Storm guard Sue Bird is a seasoned veteran in the WNBA. Bird, who was the No. 1 overall pick in the 2002 draft, just started her 18th season in the league. Over the years, Bird has learned a few things about herself, the latest being how to deal with it when you're the same age as a teammate's mom. Bird confronted that reality recently, as she found out Mikiah "Kiki" Herbert Harrigan's mom is also 40.


Derek Jeter sells Tampa mansion Tom Brady has been renting

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Former New York Yankee superstar Derek Jeter has sold his waterfront mansion in Tampa for $22.5 million — meaning Tom Brady might be headed to new rental digs. The seven-bedroom, eight-bath estate was sold on Friday, said Smith & Associates, the real estate firm that handled the transaction. The firm did not disclose the buyer and the sale had not yet been recorded Monday by Hillsborough County, a process that can take several...


Steph Curry locks up NBA scoring title, leads Warriors to clinching No. 8 seed with 46-point performance

Steph Curry is the NBA scoring champion for the second time in his remarkable career, and he secured that feat while the Golden State Warriors clinched the No. 8 seed in the Western Conference. Curry scored 49 points in 40 minutes — along with dishing out nine assists and pulling down seven rebounds — to Read more... The post Steph Curry locks up NBA scoring title, leads Warriors to clinching No. 8 seed with 46-point performance appeared first...


NCAA selects three states with transgender athlete bans as regional hosts for softball tournament

Schools in Alabama, Arkansas and Tennessee, states that ban transgender athletes, will be regional hosts for NCAA's postseason softball tournament.


MLB Power Rankings: The Biggest Surprise for Each Team

With the 2021 season a quarter of the way through, we highlight the biggest surprise—positive of negative—for each team.


COTA Cup, Xfinity and Truck entry lists

Entry lists have been released for this weekend's inaugural NASCAR tripleheader at Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas.


Justin Fields Explains How He Studies The Bears’ Playbook

Chicago Bears rookie quarterback Justin Fields got his first taste of NFL-level workouts this past week and has already made an early impression on the organization. Fields has quickly displayed a competitive mindset, but has also shown a commitment to learning. Already, the former Ohio star has devised a way to thoroughly learn the Bears […] The post Justin Fields Explains How He Studies The Bears’ Playbook appeared first on The Spun.


PGA Championship preview: Odds, storylines, tee times and TV schedule

Golf’s reworking of its annual calendar shifted the PGA Championship from the late-summer doldrums of August to the still-warming days of May. We’ve only had one true year with the new calendar — 2019, when Brooks Koepka repeated as PGA champion at Bethpage Black — but the reworked lineup puts the PGA in the heart of major season, rather than at the tail end of it. A chameleon among majors — for a time it was match play, and it’s bounced all...


Why is there so much vitriol over Tim Tebow's potential Jaguars camp invite?


Celtics vs. Wizards play-in game: Bradley Beal's health, Jaylen Brown's absence could play big factors

Three things to know as Boston and Washington clash in Tuesday's East play-in game


Adam Sandler spotted dropping dimes in pick-up basketball game, earns respect of NBA Twitter

If Sandler keeps this up, he can definitely start at point guard for the Knicks next season.


Report: Harry Kane Wants to Leave Tottenham

Manchester City, Manchester United and Chelsea have all reportedly made contact with the Spurs forward's representatives.


NBC doesn’t even seem to be considering the possibility that the Olympics will be cancelled

Believe it or not, the Summer Olympics are supposed to start in a little over two months in Tokyo. Amidst a sluggish vaccine rollout and growing COVID-19 case counts, negative feedback towards the Games continues to grow in the host country. But despite the worrying trends in Japan, one entity doesn’t seem at all concerned Read more... The post NBC doesn’t even seem to be considering the possibility that the Olympics will be cancelled appeared...


NBA rookie rankings: Anthony Edwards finishes season at the top

The regular season has ended, and we won’t see top rookies like Anthony Edwards or Saddiq Bey in any of the postseason games. LaMelo Ball's Charlotte Hornets are in the play-in tournament with a long road to the first round of the playoffs. Edwards closed out the season with a 42-point game earlier this month, and Ball dished out 62 assists in his final 10 games.


NHL playoffs schedule 2021: Full bracket, dates, times, TV channels for every series

Here's everything you'll need to know about watching the 2021 Stanley Cup playoffs, including series-by-series TV schedules and live streaming information for every game.


Virgil Hunter says Joshua Buatsi has qualities that Amir Khan didn't possess

Virgil Hunter points out the biggest difference between Joshua Buatsi and Amir Khan.


There Were Some Great Reactions to the NBA Highlight of the Year: TRAINA THOUGHTS

Blake Griffin hilariously takes full credit for the NBA play of the year


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Martinez targets trophy as he names Belgium's Euro 2020 squad

Belgium coach Roberto Martinez said his target was to lift the trophy as he named a 26-strong squad for Euro 2020 on Monday. "With a squad extended to 26 (instead of 23), I can take this risk (on Witsel), he's a unique player," said Martinez.


Wall-to-wall betting coverage of the PGA Championship on NBC Sports EDGE

From enhanced user tools to in-depth daily content, NBC Sports EDGE has you covered this week from a betting perspective for the PGA Championship.


Stephen A. Smith Sounds Off on Kyrie Irving's 'Bigger Than Basketball' Attitude

Stephen A. Smith spoke on Kyrie Irving's insistence to refuse to talk basketball during press conferences.


Alisson Wonderland! Liverpool goalkeeper's magic moment keeps Champions League dream alive

The goalkeeper headed in a superb stoppage-time goal to beat West Brom and keep the Reds on track for a top-four finish


USWNT Stars Sam Mewis, Rose Lavelle Leave Manchester City to Return to NWSL

After joining Manchester City in August, Sam Mewis returns to the North Carolina Courage while Rose Lavelle heads to the OL Reign.


You love to see it: UFC champ Charles Oliveira greeted with a parade and mural in Brazil

took the longest road of any UFC fighter before winning a championship, and we can only imagine what he's been feeling since Saturday night – especially now that he's returned to the favela where he grew up in Brazil. "Do Bronx," in his 28th UFC fight and nearly


Tennis-'I can't control God': Venus fumes after heavy winds force time violation

Tennis-'I can't control God': Venus fumes after heavy winds force time violation


Santa Clara vs. Florida State live stream, NCAA Women's College Soccer Championship, TV channel, start time, how to watch

The #11 Santa Clara Broncos will meet #1 Florida State Seminoles in the 2021 NCAA Women's Soccer Championship on Monday night from WakeMed Soccer Park in Cary, North Carolina. Santa Clara is coming off a 3-1 upset over #2 North Carolina in their semifinal…


Rookie IndyCar driver Romain Grosjean finishes second, and his scarred hand draws attention

After IndyCar driver Romain Grosjean finished second on the Indianapolis road course, a photo of his hand, marked by burn scars, went viral.


'Weirdos' to winners: No. 48 pit crew, Alex Bowman toast quick work in Dover victory

The Hendrick Motorsports No. 48 team — described as “kind of a bunch of weirdos” and a “sea of awkwardness” according to one of its own in driver Alex Bowman — did its best impression of a mutual admiration society after Sunday’s surge to victory at Dover International Speedway. Bowman keyed his radio on the […]


When do the NBA playoffs start in 2021? Key dates, schedule, updated standings & more to know

Here's everything you need to know about the 2021 NBA playoffs, including the play-in tournament schedule.


Mets place OF Michael Conforto, 2B Jeff McNeil on IL with hamstring injuries

While Conforto and McNeil haven’t been hitting like their usual selves, they at least represented two active regulars on a Mets team that now has 12 players on the injured list.


Leah Hextall will call games for ESPN’s NHL coverage next year, becoming the first woman with a regular national NHL PBP role

ESPN continues to fill out its NHL broadcasting team for next season and beyond, with their latest hire there being Leah Hextall. Hextall has done some previous work for ESPN, including interviews at the 2016 World Cup of Hockey and play-by-play at the NCAA men’s hockey championships (including this year; the above photo is from Read more... The post Leah Hextall will call games for ESPN’s NHL coverage next year, becoming the first woman with a...


Will Euro Free Agency become a trend in the NBA?

During the NBA calendar, we’ve seen free agency in the offseason and the buyout market after the trade deadline, but a notable wave of free agency with European imports has emerged just over a month before the end of the regular season. In that span, we saw four players make…


Oklahoma State moves student seating onto floor of Gallagher-Iba

The change comes after capacity was expanded after the Covid pandemic


Three-time Pro Bowl TE Zach Ertz not expected to report to Eagles offseason program

Ertz was given permission to seek a trade about two months ago, but nothing has materialized.


Former Austin Peay DB victim of brutal Atlanta Falcons tryout hoax

This crosses the line between cruel and evil. Juantarius Bryant, a former defensive back at Austin Peay, received a text from a 404 area code claiming to be from Atlanta Falcons defensive coordinator Dean Pees. Bryant was being invited to the Falcons' camp for a…


Fight Week: Josh Taylor vs. Jose Ramirez for undisputed 140-pound title

FIGHT WEEK JOSH TAYLOR AND JOSE RAMIREZ ARE SET TO FIGHT FOR THE UNDISPUTED JUNIOR WELTERWEIGHT CHAMPIONSHIP ON SATURDAY IN LAS VEGAS *** JOSH TAYLOR (17-0, 13 KOs) vs. JOSE RAMIREZ (26-


Trainer Bob Baffert Receives Another Significant Punishment

It’s been a bad couple of weeks for Hall of Fame trainer Bob Baffert. After seeing his Kentucky Derby winner Medina Spirit defeated at the Preakness Stakes to end his bid for a third Triple Crown, he got even worse news today. According to David Grening of Daily Racing Form, the New York Racing Association […] The post Trainer Bob Baffert Receives Another Significant Punishment appeared first on The Spun.


NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs photos: Top shots from the opening action

NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs photos: Top shots from the opening action


Nikita Kucherov Is Back – Deal With It

The Tampa Bay Lightning superstar looked like his old self in Game 1, but a lot of hard work went into his return.


Triple Take: Which UFC pay-per-view main event has been best of 2021?

The UFC has been on fire on pay-per-view in 2021. This past Saturday's UFC 262 event was the latest in a strong stretch of numbered events that saw the headliner deliver the goods. Five of six main events this year have ended in a stoppage, including two title…


NCAA Men's Regionals: Florida State dives to 17 under at home

College golf’s championship season continues this week with men's Division I regional play at six locations across the country. Three of the six regional championship sites will have 13 teams and 10 individuals competing, while the other three will have 14…


2021 MLB odds, picks, best bets for May 17 from proven model: This four-way parlay pays 13-1

SportsLine's proven projection model has revealed its top MLB picks for Monday