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Rod Brind'Amour wasn't going to risk another $25,000 fine from the NHL. The Carolina Hurricanes coach provided a short, four-word answer, Thursday, when asked if he had anything more to add a day after being fined for calling the league ''a joke'' in criticizing an officials' ruling on a goal challenge. Moving on,'' Brind'Amour said, during a Zoom conference call from his team's Toronto hotel hours before the Hurricanes played Game 2 of their first-round series against the Boston Bruins.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:53 pm
NFL teams are always strict about not allowing unauthorized visitors into training camp, but this year especially so. As Seattle's Kemah Siverand found out the hard way. Tom Pelissero of NFL Network reports that the Seahawks cut Siverand after he was caught on video trying to sneak a female visitor into the team hotel. The [more]
Author: ProFootball Talk on NBC Sports
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:49 pm
We now have an idea of the NBA playoff matchups ... except for that pesky eighth seed in the West, where the Lakers and Clippers are Nos. 1 and 2.
Author: LA Times
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:48 pm
New York Mets left fielder Jeff McNeil was carted off the field Thursday after crashing into the left field wall in the first inning to rob the Washington Nationals’ Asdrubal Cabrera of a two-run extra-base hit. McNeil, a natural infielder who has been manning both outfielder corners for the Mets since last year, raced at full speed to the warning track and made an impressive lunging catch for the final out of the inning. McNeil was able to walk to a cart on the warning track before being driven off the field.
Author: Associated Press
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:44 pm
The NCAA's chief medical officer and two of its infectious disease expert advisers warned Thursday the uncontrolled spread of the coronavirus throughout the United States remains an enormous obstacle for college sports to overcome. Del Rio, a member of the NCAA's COVID-19 advisory panel, appeared with NCAA chief medical officer Dr. Brian Hainline on a webinar hosted by the Infectious Diseases Society of America. Six others say they are still planning a fall season, including the Southeastern Conference, Atlantic Coast Conference and Big 12 - more than three-dozen big schools from New York to Texas.
Author: The Associated Press
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:42 pm
Dodgers pitcher Joe Kelly says Houston players, who received immunity from discipline in return for cooperating with an MLB investigation, sacrificed their managers, coaches and team executives, who took the hit for the players' transgressions.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:22 pm
Dion Dawkins, a mainstay at left tackle since he was picked in the second round of the 2017 draft, has agreed to a $60 million extension through the 2024 season, sources told ESPN.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:22 pm
With his weight and conditioning a topic inside the NBA bubble, Zion Williamson says he will use the offseason to improve his game and his body.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:22 pm
Nebraska put an end to talk that the school would consider playing outside the Big Ten, which postponed fall sports.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:22 pm
NBA commissioner Adam Silver called players' social messaging and activism "unavoidable at this moment in time" but the right thing to embrace, saying fans can separate it from the on-the-floor product.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 8:22 pm
Watch highlights as Stoffel Vandoorne leads home team-mate Nyck de Vries to win the final race of season six and clinch second place in the drivers' championship.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:36 pm
England's bowlers grab the upper hand in the second Test against Pakistan on a weather-affected first day at the Ageas Bowl.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:33 pm
James Anderson leads the way for England as the hosts take five wickets on a rain-affected day at Southampton to put themselves in a strong position in the second Test against Pakistan.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 6:23 pm
Fans are expected to be allowed into the Crucible Theatre this weekend for the final of the World Snooker Championship, BBC Sport understands.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 5:50 pm
Ronnie O'Sullivan punches the table after missing a tough pink at the World Snooker Championship in his semi-final match against Mark Selby.
Posted: August 13, 2020, 4:48 pm

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