Magic Johnson at center of NBA probe into Paul George tampering – ESPN

7:20 PM ET Close ESPN Senior Writer Senior writer for ESPN.com Spent seven years at the Los Angeles Daily News Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment The possibility of impermissible contact between Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and four-time All-Star Paul George is at the crux of an NBA probe into […]

Detroit Lions RB Ameer Abdullah’s impact goes beyond the numbers – Detroit Free Press

Detroit Lions RB Ameer Abdullah’s impact goes beyond the numbers – Detroit Free Press

x Embed x Share CLOSE Free Press sports writers Dave Birkett and Carlos Monarrez parse through what matters from the preseason game at Ford Field on Saturday, Aug. 19, 2017. Lions RB Ameer Abdullah rushes against the Colts, Aug. 13, 2017 in Indianapolis.(Photo: Kirthmon F. Dozier, Detroit Free Press) Ameer Abdullah played 12 offensive snaps […]

Frank Serpico, others from NYPD, rally in support of QB Colin Kaepernick – ESPN

Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment NEW YORK — A former New York City police officer, whose claims of police corruption in the 1970s were chronicled in an Al Pacino movie, joined dozens of current and former officers Saturday at a rally in support of getting quarterback Colin Kaepernick a job in the […]

Yankees to Aroldis Chapman: You’re no longer our only closer – New York Post

BOSTON — Less than 24 hours after Aroldis Chapman’s latest poor outing, manager Joe Girardi stripped the hard-throwing but ineffective lefty of his closer’s duties. “I will use him at any point, similar to what we are doing with our other relievers,” Girardi said before the Yankees-Red Sox game Saturday night at Fenway Park. Girardi […]

Floyd Mayweather: Fighting Southpaws, Part 1 – Bloody Elbow

Floyd Mayweather: Fighting Southpaws, Part 1 – Bloody Elbow

”Boxing is the art of hitting an opponent from the furthest distance away, exposing the least amount of your body while getting in position to punch with maximum leverage and not getting hit.” – Kenny Weldon, boxing fundamentalist and coach. The Study of the Game As noted in first Combat Course for BloodyElbow, great coaches […]

Injuries: Seahawks’ George Fant tears ACL, out for year – NFL.com

The Seahawks‘ nightmare scenario along the offensive line has come to fruition. Starting left tackle George Fant‘s season is over after he tore his ACL on Friday night in a 20-13 victory against the Vikings, a source informed of the situation told NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said after the game […]