Arizona Diamondbacks center fielder A.J. Pollock turned in a career season in 2015, and the team rewarded him financially as a result. According to Buster Olney of ESPN The Magazine, the Diamondbacks and Pollock avoided arbitration Monday with a two-year, $10.25 million deal. Read more MLB news on BleacherReport.com
On Saturday, ESPN.com's Marc Stein reported the Sacramento Kings were mulling over the thought of firing head coach George Karl, and it appears as though they have made their decision. On Monday, Stein reported the Kings are " likely" to fire Karl after they play their final game before the All-Star break against the Philadelphia 76ers on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Being a strength an conditioning coach means you have to be very intense in order to get your team to bulk up and perform at their very best. But Louisville's Ray Ganong may have taken it way too seriously. ESPN cameras kept zooming in on the strength and conditioning coach who was notably distraught. Show More Summary
When TBS premieres its inaugural eSports competition on May 27, advertisers and programmers will be watching closely to see if the nascent world of organized multiplayer video gaming is ready to become a television juggernaut. The 10-week...Show More Summary
After the Knicks fired Coach Derek Fisher, MSG Network, unlike ESPN and NBA TV, chose to record Phil Jackson’s news conference to play it later.
Chicago Bulls guard Derrick Rose will be out for Monday's game against the Charlotte Hornets, per ESPN.com's Nick Friedell. Continue for updates. Rose Out with "General Body Soreness" Monday, Feb. 8 The league's most fragile player continues to live up to that billing. Show More Summary
When Curt Schilling was taken off of ESPN’s Little League World Series coverage last August, he may have figured his time was running low with the network. At least that’s what Schilling, a baseball analyst for the network, indicated on a campaign donation form to Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson shortly after his suspension. In his filing to the Federal […]
In desperate need to shed payroll, the New Orleans Saints released three players Monday, offensive guard Jahri Evans and linebackers David Hawthorne and Ramon Humber, per ESPN.com's Field Yates. Evan Woodbery of NOLA.com confirmed the...Show More Summary
The Saints will release six-time Pro Bowl guard Jahri Evans, ESPN’s Field Yates reported Monday. Evans was due $3 million if he was still on the roster on Wednesday. He was set to make $4.9 million in 2016. Evans, 32, has been with the Saints since 2006 and started all 153 games he played. He…
Dylan Moses, the No. 1 recruit in the class of 2017, says he has a leader—the powerhouse program that just finished No. 1 in the 2015 season and No. 1 in the 2016 recruiting cycle. According to Derek Tyson of ESPN.com, Alabama is the...Show More Summary
ESPN baseball analyst Curt Schilling wasn’t sure if he was going to continue to be an ESPN baseball analyst when he donated $250 to Ben Carson’s campaign, according to a Federal Election Commission filing acquired by Tom Kludt of CNN. Read more...
Derek Fisher is no longer the coach of the New York Knicks, ESPN reports. He got fired on Monday. The team's record thus far this season is 23-21; it went 17-65 last season under Fisher's coaching, which was his first time.
Denver Broncos outside linebacker Von Miller capped off a spectacular 2015 campaign in the best way possible, becoming just the fourth linebacker in NFL history to capture MVP honors at a Super Bowl, per ESPN Stats & Info. Miller joins...Show More Summary
Chris Harris' postgame interview may have played a role in Cam Newton's abrupt departure from his post-Super Bowl 50 press conference. According to ESPN.com's David Newton, the Denver Broncos cornerback's voice was at the very least audible as Newton spoke to reporters. Show More Summary
This past December, Colleen Dominguez filed an age and gender discrimination lawsuit against Fox Sports 1. In the complaint, Dominguez, who came to the network in 2014 as a sideline and features reporter after a long run at ESPN, alleged that all the choice assignments were given to younger reporters, most notably Erin Andrews. Show More Summary
A somewhat-stunning coaching vacancy suddenly materialized today in New York, and according to ESPN, Tom Thibodeau would love to fill it. Source close to Tom Thibodeau: "The #Knicks are the The post Report: Tom Thibodeau Wants to Coach the Knicks appeared first on SLAMonline.
On Sunday, Israel Gutierrez and Amin Elhassan were co-hosting their “Izzy & Amin” ESPN Radio show talking about the Super Bowl when they got heated over Peyton Manning (who doesn’t these days). It got to the point where Elhassan decided to walk off the show leaving Gutierrez to fly solo for a short period. Show More Summary
The politically correct, pearl-clutching, metrosexual hot-take machine went full supernova in the aftermath of Sunday’s Super Bowl game as Peyton Manning, deluged with the inevitable questions about whether or not he was going to retire after winning the game, responded with a to-do list that pretty much any normal, red-blooded American male would endorse.
Derek Fisher Fired From $5 Milli Knicks Head Coaching Job It’s a wrap for Derek Fisher as head coach of the Knicks. According to ESPN reports: The New York Knicks have fired coach Derek Fisher after a five-game