• Marlins get OF Jeff Francoeur from Braves in 3-team trade

    The Miami Marlins acquired Jeff Francoeur from the Atlanta Braves in a three-team trade Wednesday night, hoping the well-traveled outfielder can provide a boost toward a playoff spot. Francoeur was the only major leaguer included in the deal that also involved Texas. As part of the trade, the…

    The Associated Press
    Thu, Aug 25
    9:40 PM EDT
    Atlanta at Arizona
    Preview Game
  • With no deal, Chargers withdraw offer to first-rounder Bosa

    Joey Bosa's holdout turned ugly Wednesday when the San Diego Chargers pulled their contract offer to the first-round draft pick and said they'll restructure a new deal that would reflect him playing less than a full season. Bosa has missed all of training camp as his agents and the team wrangle…

    The Associated Press
  • Ryan Lochte Set to Join ‘Dancing With the Stars’ Season 23 Cast (Report)

    Ryan Lochte was dropped by four major sponsor this week but there’s one corporation that reportedly isn’t shying away from the shamed Olympic swimmer — and that’s ABC. The gold medalist who left Rio in a flood of controversy last week is going to be a contestant on Season 23 of “Dancing With the…

    The Wrap
  • Here Are The Details Of Hope Solo's Suspension That Will End Her U.S. Soccer Career

    Hope Solo’s career with the United States’ Women’s National Team is coming to an end. The talented but oftentimes controversial American goalkeeper was given a six-month suspension by U.S. Soccer on Wednesday, and according to a press release, the suspension stemmed from “conduct that is counter to…

    UPROXX
  • Arrests disappointed, embarrassed, angered Notre Dame coach

    SOUTH BEND, Ind. (AP) — Notre Dame coach Brian Kelly said he had the same feelings a parent would have when he heard six Fighting Irish football players had been arrested in two separate incidents over the weekend.

    Associated Press
  • Federer: Djokovic favourite for US Open, not Murray

    Roger Federer believes defending champion Novak Djokovic is the man to beat at Flushing Meadows this year.

    Omnisport
  • Aly Raisman on How the Final Five Reacted to Gabby Douglas Getting Bullied

    During the Olympic games, Final Five member Gabby Douglas watched herself be torn apart by internet trolls who dubbed her “Crabby Gabby” for not appearing supportive enough of her teammates during the all-around team competition (Douglas reportedly wasn’t as smiley as her other teammates in the…

    Elle
  • Gamblers Once Threatened To Kill Jamal Crawford After A Dice Game At Michael Jordan's Restaurant

    Jamal Crawford is one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet, superstar athlete or otherwise. In his fantastic profile of Crawford at The Undefeated, Mike Wise details a particularly troubling incident early his career with the Chicago Bulls. Citing unnamed sources who spoke on condition of…

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  • Nate Diaz on UFC 202 Rematch with Conor McGregor: ‘I Thought I Won the Fight'

    Nate Diaz handed Conor McGregor his first UFC loss at UFC 196 in March, and snapped the Irishman's 15-fight winning streak. Before Diaz' hand was raised inside the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas that night, McGregor was already asking for a rematch. A second fight between the two was…

    MMA Weekly
  • Olympic Star Michael Phelps Purchased a Desert Dream Home (With Pool)

    Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps paid $2.5 million for a Scottsdale, AZ, mansion. He bought the newly built five-bedroom home in December 2015. The post Olympic Star Michael Phelps Purchased a Desert Dream Home (With Pool) appeared first on Real Estate News and Advice - realtor.com.

    Realtor.com
  • Yu Darvish stuns Reds with history-making home run

    In one of the most shocking moments this season, Texas Rangers pitcher Yu Darvish did something that no other Japanese-born pitcher had ever done while wearing the uniform of an American League team. In his second plate appearance of the game, which was only the 14th of his MLB career, the…

    Big League Stew
    Thu, Aug 25
    8:05 PM EDT
    Cleveland at Texas
    Preview Game
  • Suspended early-enrollee tweets he's leaving Michigan

    Wide receiver Ahmir Mitchell says he’s transferring from Michigan and re-opening his recruitment. Mitchell, an early-enrollee at UM, is currently suspended by the Wolverines. Mitchell was a four-star recruit in the class of 2016, according to Rivals.

    Dr. Saturday
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    The Top 10 Instagram Posts From Rio 2016 (2 photos)

    From Usain Bolt’s signature pose to Simone Biles’ smooch from Zac Efron, here are the most-liked photos on Instagram from Olympic athletes. From Town & Country

    Town & Country
  • Raiders' Underwood looking forward to seeing Raisman

    ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Raiders tight end Colton Underwood said he never expected the kind of attention he would get when he sent gymnast Aly Raisman a video asking the Olympic gold medalist out on a date.

    Associated Press
  • White Sox stadium renamed Guaranteed Rate Field

    U.S. Cellular Field has been renamed Guaranteed Rate Field thru 2030.

    Sporting News
    Thu, Aug 25
    8:10 PM EDT
    Seattle at Chi White Sox
    Preview Game
  • Spanish giants feared in Champions League group-stage draw

    The eyes of European football will be on Monaco on Thursday as holders Real Madrid and the rest of the continent's elite discover their fate when the Champions League group-stage draw is made. Zinedine Zidane's side won the trophy last season -- a record 11th in the club's history -- as Cristiano…

    AFP