William Lou and Alex Wong talk Nick Nurse winning Coach of the Year, the NBA's snitch line and bubble activity on Run it Back.
As eight Eastern squads kick off their respective qualifying playoff rounds this weekend, here’s the juiciest storylines to hone in on through the madness.
In a regular season that has had its share of uncertainty, hurdles and challenges, the Toronto Blue Jays were dealt another curveball Thursday when their weekend series in Philadelphia was postponed after the Phillies reported that two staff members had tested positive for COVID-19.Blue Jays manager
A bubble season focused on social justice and the Black Lives Matter movement opened with a unified statement from players and referees.
TORONTO — Maple Leafs forward Mitch Marner has joined the ownership group of OverActive Media, the parent company of the Overwatch League's Toronto Defiant and Call of Duty League's Toronto Ultra esports teams.The 23-year-old Marner, a keen gamer himself, joins The Weeknd as part of the ownership
Until the end of the NBA’s seeding-game schedule on Aug. 14, Yahoo Sports NBA will deliver a daily bubble primer. Today marks the restart of the 2019-20 season.
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Rudy Gobert sank two free throws with 6.9 seconds left to cap a 14-point, 12-rebound and three-block performance, giving the Utah Jazz a 106-104 victory over the New Orleans Pelicans in the first game of the NBA's restart on Thursday night.New Orleans, which led for most
ATLANTA — Max Fried retired Tampa Bay's first 14 batters and then insisted it didn't feel like a special start.Braves manager Brian Snitker had a different opinion.Fried took a perfect game into the fifth inning and combined with three relievers on a four-hitter as Atlanta beat the Rays 2-1 on
MINNEAPOLIS — Cleveland's Shane Bieber tied the major league record for strikeouts in a pitcher's first two starts of the season, punching out 13 Minnesota Twins over eight innings in the Indians' 2-0 victory on Thursday night.Bieber (2-0) fanned 14 over six scoreless innings on Friday against
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Jamiro Monteiro and Sergio Santos scored two minutes apart midway through the first half, Santos added a second goal just before halftime and the Philadelphia Union reached the semifinals of the MLS is Back tournament with a 3-1 victory over Sporting Kansas City on Thursday night.Philadelphia
Terez Paylor & Charles Robinson discuss Patrick Mahomes' "snub" by being ranked 4th in the NFL's annual top 100 players ranking.
Updyke called into the Paul Finebaum Show in 2011 to confess his crime. He spent time in jail after pleading guilty in 2013.
DETROIT — Trevor Rosenthal couldn't remember the last time he'd earned a save — nearly three years ago.“It's been a while,” he said.That drought is finally over after Rosenthal pitched a scoreless ninth inning Thursday night in Kansas City's 5-3 victory over the Detroit Tigers. The Royals
NEW YORK — Shortened season, shorter games.Big league doubleheaders will now become a pair of seven-inning games, baseball’s latest radical rule change during a season reshaped by the coronavirus pandemic.Major League Baseball and the players’ union reached agreement Thursday on the new twinbills, a
LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. — Black players were next to white players. Coaches from one team were next to their compatriots from the opposing side. Many locked arms with the man next to them, some shut their eyes tightly, a few including LeBron James briefly raising a fist into the air or pointing skyward.The
The Ottawa BlackJacks are officially in the win column.The expansion CEBL club defeated the Fraser Valley Bandits 78-76 to improve to 1-2 at the Summer Series on Thursday in St. Catharines, Ont.But it wasn't easy for the BlackJacks. The teams hit the first stoppage under four minutes remaining tied
NEW YORK — Not long ago, Brian Dozier wasn’t even sure he wanted to play this season.Once he made up his mind and joined the New York Mets, it didn’t take long to crack the starting lineup.The veteran second baseman was summoned to Citi Field from the team’s alternate training site in Brooklyn as the