Michael Annett was forced to end his night early after contact with Joe Graf Jr., slamming the wall at Bristol Motor Speedway.
Lakers star LeBron James says he's upset to know he received only 16 out of 101 votes for the award: "It's just the voting scale is a little weird to me."
The Reds hitter in the deepest slump kept their winning streak going. Jesse Winker hit a three-run homer - one of four off White Sox starter Jonathan Stiever - and Cincinnati extended its surge into playoff contention with a 7-1 win Friday night for its season-high sixth victory in a row. The Reds moved to .500 (26-26) for the first time since Aug. 3.
After 31 months of construction, the Raiders are set to play their first game in Allegiant Stadium on Monday night.
The New York Yankees' bats arrived just in time to help extend their longest win streak of the season. Gary Sanchez hit a tying home run with two outs in the ninth inning, DJ LeMahieu had a go-ahead double in the 12th and the Yankees rallied past the Boston Red Sox 6-5 Friday night for their ninth straight victory. Dating to last year, the Yankees have won 11 in a row over the Red Sox, one short of its best streak ever against them.
Patrick Reed, who leads at 4-under 136, has been hounded by cheating allegations since college. Judging by the lack of fellow pros rushing to Reed's defense, the 2018 Masters champion wasn't all that popular to begin with. More aggravating, from the players' perspective, is that Reed seems to thrive in tough spots like the one he finds himself in at the moment.
The Miami Heat are not in control of the Eastern Conference Finals — just two wins from the NBA Finals — without the combination of Jimmy Butler and Goran Dragic. They are the shot creators, the two penetrating into the paint, breaking down the Celtics' defense, then kicking out to shooters. Butler is an All-NBA
* * *Watch as the UFC Vegas 11: Covington vs. Woodley fighters squared off following Friday's official weigh-in at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas.The UFC Vegas 11 main event features a heated grudge match between former teammates Colby Covington and Tyron Woodley. (Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)* * *TRENDING > Tyron Woodley espouses Black Lives Matter; Colby Covington calls him racist* * * UFC Vegas 11: Covington vs. Woodley weigh-in results UFC Vegas 11 Main Card (8 p.m. ET on ESPN+) * Welterweight: Colby Covington (171) vs. Tyron Woodley (171) * Welterweight: Donald "Cowboy" Cerrone (170.5) vs. Niko Price (170.5) * Middleweight: Khamzat Chimaev (185.5) vs. Gerald Meerschaert (186) * Light Heavyweight: Johnny Walker (205.5) vs. Ryan Spann (205.5) * Women’s Strawweight: Mackenzie Dern (115) vs. Randa Markos (115.5) * Middleweight: Kevin Holland (185) vs. Darren Stewart (185.5) UFC Vegas 11 Preliminary Card (5 p.m. ET on ESPN+) * Featherweight: Mirsad Bektic (144.5) vs. Damon Jackson (145.5) * Women’s Flyweight: Mayra Bueno Silva (125.5) vs. Mara Romero Borella (125) * Flyweight: Jordan Espinosa (126) vs. David Dvořák (125.5) * Women’s Bantamweight: Jessica-Rose Clark (135) vs. Sarah Alpar (135.5) * Bantamweight: Journey Newson (135) vs. Randy Costa (135) * Bantamweight: Andre Ewell (134.5) vs. Irwin Rivera (135.5) * Featherweight: Darrick Minner (146) vs. T.J. Laramie (145) * Bantamweight: Tyson Nam (136) vs. Jerome Rivera (135)* * * Tyron Woodley refuses to wear mask, as he and Colby Covington make weight for UFC Vegas 11(Subscribe to MMAWeekly.com on YouTube)
There have been several instances in NBA playoff history of teams blowing 3-1 series leads, twice by the Clippers. A look at what happened to those teams in the ensuing seasons.
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Eyeing a third consecutive NL East crown, the power-packed Atlanta Braves got their top starter back and made it an awfully easy night for him. Freddie Freeman added three more hits to his burgeoning MVP campaign, Ozzie Albies clubbed two of Atlanta's six homers and the Braves battered New York Mets pitching Friday in a 15-2 blowout that expanded their division lead. Max Fried (7-0) returned from a brief stay on the injured list due to a back spasm and breezed through five innings that only help his Cy Young Award credentials.
Darrelle Revis found out very quickly during contract talks with the Patriots that negotiating with Bill Belichick wasn't going to be easy.
The Red Devils midfielder is an international team-mate of the Juventus superstar and wants to see him become the top marksman of all-time