Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez slowed with sore back

New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez was scratched from batting practice Saturday due to a sore back, although manager Aaron Boone said he doesn’t think the problem is serious. Boone said he thought the soreness stemmed from Sanchez playing back-to-back games for the first time in spring training. Boone said he expected Sanchez would be […]


Warriors’ Stephen Curry diagnosed with seasonal flu, misses game

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry did not play in Saturday’s 118-114 home win against the Philadelphia 76ers after being diagnosed with seasonal flu. The news came two days after he returned from a 58-game absence. The Warriors said in a statement that Curry has “no specific risk factors for COVID-19. He has the seasonal […]


Sources: Panthers, Chargers swap Pro Bowl OLs Trai Turner, Russell Okung

The Carolina Panthers made their first big deal under new coach Matt Rhule, agreeing to trade Pro Bowl right guard Trai Turner to the Los Angeles Chargers for left tackle Russell Okung, league sources told ESPN. The trade cannot be made official until 4 p.m. ET on March 18, the start of the NFL‘s new […]


After ‘a couple free meals,’ world champion Chiefs hit ‘reset’ button

Very few key figures within the Kansas City Chiefs organization had won a Super Bowl before last month, so you could excuse any extended celebrating. But weeks after winning Super Bowl LIV, that hasn’t really been the custom nfl jerseys “I don’t think so,” said safety Tyrann Mathieu, who was chosen by his teammates […]


Man City’s Guardiola: Foden has world at his feet

Manchester City manager Pep Guardiola said Phil Foden has the world at his feet after his man-of-the-match performance in the Carabao Cup final. Foden has found opportunities hard to come by at the Etihad Stadium but starred in the 2-1 win over Aston Villa at Wembley. He has been linked with a first England call […]


Spurs’ Victor Wanyama joins MLS side Montreal Impact as Designated Player

Kenya international Wanyama made 97 appearances for Spurs in all competitions following his move from Southampton in June 2016, scoring seven times for the North London side. He was part of last year’s UEFA Champions League runner-up side, plus won two Scottish Premier League titles at Celtic. “Victor is an important player with a great […]


White Sox think CF Luis Robert is headed for stardom

Luis Robert’s first spring training homer looked like a drive into the gap — right before it flew over the wall in left-center. And the Cuban slugger made it look so easy. Robert has the type of athleticism that stands out in any crowd. Even with the Chicago White nike nfl jersey “Man, look […]


Sources: No. 1 prospect Wander Franco to play for Dominican in Olympic qualifying

Tampa Bay Rays shortstop Wander Franco, the top prospect in baseball, and longtime star Jose Bautista plan to play for the Dominican Republic as the country tries to qualify for the Olympics later this month, sources familiar with their decisions told ESPN. Franco, who turned 19 on Sunday, would strengthen a Dominican team jockeying for […]


Mitchell Robinson leads New York Knicks in scoring and gets MVP chants

For a New York Knicks team that rarely has cause to celebrate, Saturday night was a reminder that maybe not all is lost. There are still young, hungry players on the roster looking to prove they should be a part of the rebuild rather than fodder for trade. Mitchell Robinson, who came off the bench […]


Draymond Green ejected vs. Lakers; 2 technicals away from 1-game suspension

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green was ejected from Thursday’s 116-86 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers after picking up two technical fouls in the second quarter. He now has 14 technicals on the season, meaning two more will earn him an automatic one-game suspension. The first technical came after Green was whistled for a […]