Howdy, my name is Houston Mitchell. Saturday was a busy day for sports fans, so let's put aside the wise guy comments and get right to what happened.
Across a week-long series, The Independent strips back the privilege, fame and fortune that surrounds today’s athletes to shine a light on the inner turmoil that can rest beneath and expose the industry’s darker side. By Samuel Lovett
WSC Sports, a Tel Aviv-based startup developing a platform that taps AI to generate highlight reels from live sports broadcasts, has raised $23 million.
The former O's on-field reporter will co-host "The Daily Line" with Michael Jenkins and Tim Murray.
There will be no shortage of BIG 3 action this weekend
NBA NEW YORK (AP) - In a record sale for a U.S. sports franchise, the co-founder of Alibaba agreed to buy the remaining 51 percent of the Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center for about $3.4 billion, two people with knowledge of the details said Friday. Joe Tsai already had purchased
AUTO RACING ELIZABETHTON, Tenn. (AP) - Dale Earnhardt Jr. will take the weekend off from broadcasting to be with his wife and daughter after the three were in a plane crash landing Thursday near Bristol Motor Speedway. The 44-year-old television analyst and retired driver was taken to a hospital for
BASEBALL ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) - Albert Pujols had two hits and three RBIs Wednesday and set the major league record for career hits by a foreign-born player, leading the Los Angeles Angels to a 7-4 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates. Pujols had an RBI single in the 4th inning. His
FOOTBALL INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Andrew Luck will likely miss the rest of the preseason with an injury near the front of his left ankle. Colts general manager Chris Ballard says he isn't sure if the injury will keep Luck out of the Sept. 8 season opener against the Los Angeles
GYMNASTICS KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) - Simone Biles messed around and got a triple-double. And just about everything else too on her way to a sixth U.S. women's gymnastics title. The Olympic champion began her preparation for the 2020 Games by drilling her boundary pushing triple-twisting, double-flip (aka the "triple-double")
NFL MIAMI (AP) - Miami Dolphins owner Stephen Ross is defending his support of longtime friend Donald Trump after being criticized about it by one of his players. Receiver Kenny Stills' comments Wednesday followed a report by the Washington Post that Ross plans to host a fundraiser for the president.