The St. Louis Cardinals have three notable players who have already committed to playing for Team USA in the World Baseball Classic this coming spring. National League MVP Paul Goldschmidt and fellow MVP finalist Nolan Arenado have both committed. Staff ace Adam Wainwright also has announced that he intends to...
Play-by-Play voice Paul Edmonds gives his take on Gagner, DeMelo, and more!. After being a healthy scratch for three recent games, it looks like Jets' veteran forward Sam Gagner will play his 1,000th game at home against Vancouver, Dec. 29. The 33-year-old Gagner has been an important part of the Jets success this season displaying an ability to play up-and-down the lineup, on special teams and providing another experienced presence in the dressing room. He'll join teammate Blake Wheeler and former Jets' forward Paul Stastny as recent Winnipeg players to reach the 1,000-game plateau….
As gun registrations climbed to an all-time high during the last two years, a report shows women account for nearly half of those purchases—far above the 10 to 20 percent of gun owners they usually represent. That’s good news for Ronnie Wood, owner of Flat Top Arms on Eisenhower...
PHOENIX (AP) — WNBA star Brittney Griner’s 10-month imprisonment in Russia on drug charges came to an end on Thursday, spreading relief and joy across the sports world and beyond. It’s unknown if and when she might return to a basketball court. But if she does, women’s basketball will get back a generational talent. On the court, Griner was a dominant force in leading Baylor to the 2012 NCAA championship, then went onto stardom as a lanky anchor for the WNBA’s Phoenix Mercury and as a two-time Olympic gold medalist with Team USA. The 6-foot-9 center is known for her ability to dunk, once a rarity in the women’s game. Griner holds the NCAA record with 18 dunks and has 13 since joining the WNBA in 2014. She has five more in WNBA All-Star Games.
CLEVELAND, Ohio -- With Christmas decorations, lights twinkling and red-and-green lit Terminal Tower as a backdrop and an ice rink full of skaters performing on Public Square, how could you not get into the holiday spirit?. Scott Hamilton, an Ohio native and 1984 Olympic gold medal figure skater and cancer...
After a three-year postponement, the 2023 World Baseball Classic (WBC) begins on Tuesday, March 7, 2023, and it is shaping up to be one of the most star-studded tournaments in history. A bevy of stars have already committed to playing, including Pete Alonso, Jose Altuve, Nolan Arenado, Mookie Betts, Carlos...
England vs. France prediction, pick, and best bet: Will England or France make it to the semifinals?
The last game of the quarter-finals features a fantastic matchup between long-time international rivals England and France. England has looked devastating at times during this tournament, scoring multiple goals and dominating the center of the park with powerful runners, but they're the current holders of the World Cup and France will do everything in their power to retain the trophy.
When Ryan McDonagh signed with the Nashville Predators in 2022, his former team Tampa Bay Lightning fans also missed their favorite NHL family. Ryan McDonagh’s wife, Kaylee Keys, has a very lowkey presence online but has been a constant throughout McDonagh’s career. Keys and their children also help McDonagh make some of his most significant career decisions. Wherever the defenseman’s career took him, franchise fans have fallen for Kaylee Keys. Very few people are aware that Ryan McDonagh’s wife is well-versed in the demanding life of an ice hockey athlete. We reveal that background in this Kaylee Keys wiki.
ARLINGTON, Texas - It’s been a "don’t eat the cheese" week for McCarthy with the Cowboys going in as 16 1/2-point favorites, according to the FanDuel Sportsbook NFL line. McCarthy showed the teams clips of Team USA basketball’s Dream Team practices before the 1992 Olympics, when Michael Jordan and Magic Johnson squared off in an epic intrasquad scrimmage.
Team USA’s Dating Histories: Inside Shaun White, Mikaela Shiffrin and More Winter Olympians’ Love Lives
Gold medal love! As Team USA’s finest athletes compete in the 2022 Winter Olympics, their loved ones are some of their biggest fans. Shaun White, who competed in his final Winter Olympics in February 2022, has been dating actress Nina Dobrev since 2020. Once White took a spontaneous trip to visit Dobrev on the set […]
Honda HRC confirmed its 2023 roster today and its as expected: Chase Sexton and Colt Nichols (Supercross-only) in the 450 Class with Jett Lawrence, Hunter Lawrence and Chance Hymas on 250s. TL;DR for you folks out there:. Jett will NOT defend his 250SX East Region title and will race the...
The town of Vail is presenting three free ice skating performances at the Lionshead and Solaris ice rinks over the next month. Some of the country’s top competitive skaters will combine high-level skills, entertaining stunts and festive artistry in a 15-minute show that is open to everyone on Dec. 10, Dec. 17 and Dec. 22.
Fans come out of the woodwork on game day to cheer on Croatia in the world cup as they take on Brazil.
‘The world is coming to Coralville’: Why the men’s and women’s wrestling World Cups returned to Iowa
When Felicity Taylor started wrestling as a high-schooler at South Winneshiek, she mostly did it as a way to stay in shape for track and field. It wasn’t until her junior season that she started thinking big — like, globally — about her future. “When I first started, it wasn’t a goal of mine to represent Team USA,” Taylor said. “But my junior year, I got more exposed to women’s wrestling and started going to the big...
New York Rangers legendary defenseman and 1994 Stanley Cup Champion Brian Leetch will be inducted into the IIHF Hall of Fame. The IIHF made the announcement today and the 2023 inductees will be honored in a ceremony prior to the meal games at the World Hockey Championships on Sunday, May 28th in Finland.
As one of the world’s most recognisable brands, Google’s sports partnerships tend to attract attention. The company has previously signed deals with the likes of Major League Baseball (MLB) and the McLaren Formula One team, but more recently the tech giant has been increasingly focused on women’s sport.