Golden Boy signs Garcia to multiyear extension

The seemingly rocky relationship between Golden Boy Promotions and prized lightweight prospect Ryan Garcia has apparently been repaired in the form of a multiyear contract extension.

Alvarez embraces ‘great challenge’ vs. Kovalev

Canelo Alvarez, who is moving up two weight divisions to challenge Sergey Kovalev, said it will be "the most difficult fight of my profession" but is worth the challenge in order to make history.

Whitecaps Add Alleva and Stauber to Their Blue Line

The Minnesota Whitecaps’ 2019-20 NWHL roster now stands at 22 players total. Two of the most recent signings helped fill up the team’s defense corps. Word was released on the morning of Sept. 18, 2019 that blueliners Rose Alleva and Emma Stauber were brought on board. Both players are proven professionals both in North America […]

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Top 3 All-Time Wild Goalies

In 17 years of play, the Minnesota Wild have trotted out 16 goalies in total. An average of nearly a goalie per season may seem like a franchise constantly searching for a reliable backstop, but to their credit, the Wild have been remarkably good at finding goaltenders written off by other teams. Without question, a list […]

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Q & A With Erie Otters GM Dave Brown

Welcome to part three of our preseason Erie Otters Q & A series. In case you missed our first two entries, you can read our chat with head coach Chris Hartsburg here and draft eligible Hayden Fowler here. It’s been a long two years in Erie since they won the OHL championship. Roster turnover coupled […]

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Lakers granted $1.75M disabled player exception for ACL injury to DeMarcus Cousins, per report

The Lakers have received a small consolation after losing their All-Star big man ...

S.F.’s Bochy 11th to 2,000 wins: ‘I’ve been lucky’

Stephen Vogt hit a two-run homer and the Giants beat the Red Sox 11-3 on Wednesday night, giving Bruce Bochy his 2,000th career victory as a manager in the majors.

Jets’ Adams calls NFL ‘a damn joke’ for fining him

Jets safety Jamal Adams, fined $21,506 for a roughing the passer penalty against Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, blasted the NFL in a tweet Wednesday night.

Cole 18th in MLB history with 300 K’s in season

Astros right-hander Gerrit Cole struck out Shin-Soo Choo in the sixth inning Wednesday night for his 300th strikeout of the season. He's the 18th major leaguer since 1900 to strike out at least 300 in a season.

Woods part of ‘Japan Skins’ game to be shown live worldwide

Woods, McIlroy part of a 'Japan Skins' event in October to be shown live around the world by GOLFTV