Scoreboard roundup — 4/17/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

INTERLEAGUE
Cincinnati      9  Baltimore     3
San Francisco   2  Kansas City  ... Read More

Umpires to explain replays like referees in football?

(NEW YORK) -- In 2008, Major League Baseball adopted an instant replay review system -- the last of the four major North American professional sports leagues to do so.

Initially limited to specific calls, replay was expanded entering the 2... Read More

Memphis Grizzlies coach Dave Fizdale rips refs following Game 2 loss

(SAN ANTONIO) -- Memphis Grizzlies head coach expressed his frustration with the officiating in the team's 96-82 Game 2 first-round playoff loss to the San Antonio Spurs.

Fizdale says the referees were making calls in favor of San Antonio,... Read More

Paul George bluntly criticizes teammates in postgame press conference

(CLEVELAND) -- Following the Indiana Pacers 117-111 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers Monday night, Pacers star Paul George took aim at teammates Lance Stephenson and Myles Turner while answering questions from reporters.

George said of Step... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 4/17/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

INTERLEAGUE

Seattle 6, Miami 1

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Boston 4, Tampa Bay 3
N.Y. Yankees 7, Chi. White Sox 4
Houston 3, L.... Read More

Carolina Panthers sign Kawann Short to five-year deal

(CHARLOTTE, N.C.) -- The Carolina Panthers and defensive tackle Kawann Short have agreed to a five-year contract extension worth $80 million according to an ESPN report. The team has not disclosed the financial details yet.

General manager... Read More

Isaiah Thomas stars in Game 1 of playoffs following the death of his sister

(BOSTON) -- Just a day after his sister died in a one-car crash, star point guard Isaiah Thomas played 38 minutes and scored a team-high 33 points in the Boston Celtics' first-round Game 1 loss to the Chicago Bulls.

Thomas added six assist... Read More

Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert hopes to return for first round of playoffs despite injuring knee

(LOS ANGELES) -- Utah Jazz star center Rudy Gobert, who suffered a hyperextension and a bone bruise in his left knee less than a minute into the first game of Utah's first-round playoff matchup with the Los Angeles Clippers, told ESPN he hopes to ret... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 4/16/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

INTERLEAGUE

N-Y Yankees 9, St. Louis 3

AMERICAN LEAGUE

Baltimore 11, Toronto 4
Detroit 4, Cleveland 1
Boston 7, Tam... Read More

Teen with muscular dystrophy scores touchdown for Ohio State

(COLUMBUS, Ohio) -- The Scarlett team defeated the Gray team in Ohio State's 2017 spring game on Saturday. And they got a little help from a new addition: 17-year-old Jacob Jarvis.

Jarvis has muscular dystrophy, and he has been a staple of... Read More

Dodgers unveil Jackie Robinson statue

(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers unveiled a new statue of Jackie Robinson outside of Dodgers Stadium on Saturday afternoon.

Presented on Major League Baseball's Jackie Robinson Day, the team honored one of their all-time greats wit... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

INTERLEAGUE
 N-Y Yankees   3  St. Louis   2

AMERICAN LEAGUE
 Toronto   &nb... Read More

Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas' sister killed in car accident

(SEATTLE) -- The sister of Boston Celtics star Isaiah Thomas was killed in a one-car accident on Saturday, according to Washington State police.

Police said Chyna Thomas, 22, died at the scene after her vehicle went off Interstate 5 in Federal... Read More

Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/17

(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores and winners:

INTERLEAGUE
N-Y Yankees   4  St. Louis   3

AMERICAN LEAGUE
Baltimore     &... Read More