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Dana White says Khabib Floyd Mayweather boxing match won't happen

UFC president Dana White isn't keen on seeing one of his prized fighters enter a boxing ring against Floyd Mayweather again.  On Thursday, the head of the MMA fighting organization appeared on ESPN's 'Get Up' with Mike Greenberg and wrote off any possibility of Khabib...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 9:57am

Yankees MLB rumors: Brett Gardner, Bryce Harper, Andrew McCutchen

It's a foreign concept to think that the New York Yankees might be working on a budget, but that's what it looks like as the calendar flips to November.  On Wednesday, the team brought back veteran outfielder Brett Gardner on a new one-year deal that actually saved them $3 million. In...

Thursday, November 1, 2018 - 9:03am

Sixers NBA trade rumors: Cavs gauging interest for Kyle Korver

The Sixers have a record of 4-4 through two weeks into the NBA season, which puts them at the same mark they had last season. However, they could also easily be 5-3 or 6-2, if they played better defense, cut down on turnovers and shot the ball better from distance. The last point mentioned has...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 8:48pm

Red Sox 1-2 punch of Chris Sale and David Price come through in unorthodox fashion

It only took two seasons together in Boston for the well-compensated starting pitching duo of David Price and Chris Sale to win their first World Series title with the Red Sox. The interesting part with exactly how 2018 unfolded is what their roles morphed into come October: Price finally earned...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 8:26pm

Good, bad, ugly from first month of Flyers season

Let’s not mince words here – the Flyers are off to a terrible start. Even with Tuesday night’s 3-2 win over the Anaheim Ducks, the highs are far and few between, while the list of lows seems endless through the first month of the season.  At 5-7 heading into the first week...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 4:37pm

Boston honors champion Red Sox with raucous parade

Approximately 1 million fans lined the streets of downtown Boston Wednesday to honor the 2018 World Series champion Red Sox in a raucous celebration. There wasn't quite as many people as the estimated 3 million fans that showed up for the Sox "rolling rally" in 2004, but that's...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 4:13pm

2018 NFL Power Rankings Week 9: Rams still holding top spot

1. Los Angeles Rams (8-0) Def. Green Bay 29-27. Last Week: 1 Green Bay gave the Rams their toughest test yet, but the NFL’s last undefeated team emerged unscathed. They came back from a 10-0 deficit early and a 27-26 deficit late, much of it again thanks to the running (and receiving) of...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 4:03pm

NBA rumors: Furkan Korkmaz wants Sixers to trade him

We are only two weeks into the 2018-19 NBA season and Sixers second-year guard Furkan Korkmaz is unhappy about the lack of playing time he is receiving. The Turkish guard has only played a grand total of 26 minutes through five games, which is surprising, especially with how he played in the...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 1:39pm

Mets MLB trade rumors: JT Realmuto talks to rekindle?

Miami Marlins JT Realmuto wants no part of the Derek Jeter rebuild.  The star catcher's agent, Jeff Barry, who appeared on Sirius XM's MLB Radio on Tuesday, that Realmuto will not be signing a contract extension with the Marlins.  While Realmuto is under team control until the...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 12:15pm

Age not slowing down Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist

New York Rangers goaltender Henrik Lundqvist has remained plenty busy in his 14th NHL season at 36 years old.  The eldest statesman on a rebuilding Rangers team, who is destined for a Hall-of-Fame plaque in Toronto, still remains their most valuable player even if this is looking like the...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 11:41am

Hot start from Brock Nelson pacing Islanders

Brock Nelson's future with the New York Islanders is in his own hands and he's running with it. Or should we say skating? The 27-year-old center is facing unrestricted free agency following this season after signing a $4.2 million, one-year deal to avoid arbitration. With no John Tavares...

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 - 11:04am

Red Sox with an elite young core that could win multiple World Series titles

The 2018 World Series Champion Boston Red Sox were the perfect blend. While a huge reason they were able to dominate the postseason with an 11-3 record was the veteran presence and in-season trade acquisitions, we can’t forget about the young core that Dave Dombrowski has in place … at...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 6:12pm

Union begins playoff quest against NYCFC

The sixth-seeded Philadelphia Union (15-14-5) were all so close to grabbing their first home playoff match since 2012, but after falling to New York City FC (16-10-8) 3-1 on Sunday night, they’ll instead have to travel up I-95 again Wednesday to take on the same foes in the knockout round of...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 5:27pm

What Eagles are getting with Golden Tate trade?

The Philadelphia Eagles made a splash before Tuesday's 4:00 p.m. trade deadline. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter, the Eagles acquired wide receiver Golden Tate from the Detroit Lions in exchange for a third-round pick in the 2019 NFL Draft. Shortly after the news broke, the Eagles made...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 5:14pm

NFL trade deadline: Giants make no more moves

The New York Giants stood pat at the trade deadline, which passed at 4 p.m. ET on Tuesday afternoon, as the team opted to make no further moves. As of last week, the Giants looked like they were on the verge of completely cleaning house after trading cornerback Eli Apple to the New Orleans Saints...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:58pm

Mookie Betts became a Boston superstar in 2018

He finished second to Angels icon Mike Trout in 2016 for American League MVP, but if (as expected) Red Sox outfielder Mookie Betts picks up his first AL MVP award later this offseason we will look back at 2018 as the time when he truly entered another plateau both in terms of stardom in Boston...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:04pm

Mets introduce new GM Brodie Van Wagenen

The New York Mets introduced new general manager Brodie Van Wagenen on Tuesday afternoon at Citi Field, the 13th in franchise history.  Van Wagenen officially steps in for Sandy Alderson, who left his post during the 2018 season due to cancer treatment. In his absence, the front office was...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 3:02pm

Giants QB Kyle Lauletta arrested

New York Giants backup quarterback Kyle Lauletta was arrested on Tuesday morning when he almost struck a police car while driving to the team's training facilities, per Ryan Dunleavy of NJ.com.  Dunleavy reports that the 23-year-old failed to obey a Weehawken police officer's traffic...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 1:25pm

Giants NFL trade rumors: Chiefs in on Janoris Jenkins

With the NFL's Oct. 30 trade deadline just hours away at 4 p.m. ET, the New York Giants fire sale has seemingly stalled.  After trading away cornerback Eli Apple to the New Orleans Saints and defensive lineman Damon Harrison to the Detroit Lions last week, the trade market has gone quiet...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 11:29am

Knicks might have something in Tim Hardaway Jr.

Year 2 of the Tim Hardaway Jr. experiment is off to a dazzling start for the New York Knicks.  General manager Scott Perry and team president Steve Mills had plenty of questions to answer last summer when they inked Hardaway to a four-year, $71 million contract, providing a return to Madison...

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 11:08am