• Suspect in McKnight shooting released

    Suspect in McKnight shooting released

    The shooting death of an ex-NFL player in a New Orleans suburb was a ''road rage'' incident that started on a nearby bridge, a sheriff said Friday, as he urged against a rush to judgment and defended his handling of the case. Joe McKnight was shot … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Suspect in McKnight shooting released, still investigating

    Suspect in McKnight shooting released, still investigating

    The man who shot Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Joe McKnight was released from custody overnight, authorities said Friday, saying they'll be meeting with the district attorney's office to discuss the case. Col. John Fortunato, a spokesman … More »

    The Canadian Press - 2 hours 27 minutes ago
  • Former NFL RB McKnight shot to death

    Former NFL RB McKnight shot to death

    Former NFL player Joe McKnight was shot to death following an argument at an intersection with another motorist outside New Orleans, authorities said. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said the Thursday incident involving McKnight happened … More »

    AP - Sports - 7 hours ago
  • Claude Giroux's second of game comes in OT to lift Flyers over Senators 3-2

    Claude Giroux's second of game comes in OT to lift Flyers over Senators 3-2

    Claude Giroux couldn't have asked for a much better trip to Ottawa. The Flyers captain scored twice, including the winner 40 seconds into overtime as Philadelphia beat the Ottawa Senators 3-2. Giroux's two-goal outing came just a night after he … More »

    The Canadian Press - 17 hours ago
  • Roughrider Joe McKnight killed in argument with motorist

    Roughrider Joe McKnight killed in argument with motorist

    Saskatchewan Roughriders running back Joe McKnight has been shot to death following an argument at an intersection with another motorist. Jefferson Parish Sheriff Newell Normand said the incident involving McKnight happened about 2:43 p.m. Thursday … More »

    The Canadian Press - 21 hours ago