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Official's sexual relationship with 16-year-old skater draws scrutiny

Thursday  12:31,   26 april 2018
USA TODAY SPORTS

Christopher Pottenger, a former skater and current coach who was suspended in 2010, is scheduled to work a figure skating competition this weekend.Christopher Pottenger, 31, is a former skater and current coach and official who was suspended for six [...]

Watch: James Franklin finds one of his players absent from class

Thursday  08:21,   26 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

James Franklin paid a visit to a classroom this week and found out one of his football players was not in attendance. On Tuesday, Franklin surprised some Penn State students by showing up to their classroom. While there, he called out the names of[...]

Who needs Babe Ruth? Comiskey telegram nixing a 1914 White Sox deal up for bid

Thursday  08:05,   26 april 2018
Chicago Tribune

For the Cubs fan who seemingly has everything, here's a gift for Mother's Day or Father's Day to consider if price is no issue: A telegram in which White Sox owner Charles Comiskey rejects the opportunity to acquire Babe Ruth in 1914 for [...]

Marlins solve Kershaw for his first 6-walk game in 8 years

Thursday  07:01,   26 april 2018
theScore

The Miami Marlins might be one of baseball's bottom-feeders this season, but, for one day, they managed to make life miserable for the great Clayton Kershaw. Miami patiently outwaited Kershaw for five innings on Wednesday afternoon and[...]

George H.W. Bush Is More Concerned With The Rockets Than His Own Health

Thursday  05:05,   26 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

Former president George H.W. Bush was hospitalized earlier in the week, but he's not letting that stop him from worrying about the Rockets in Wednesday's Game 5. Jim McGrath, spokesman for the former president, tweeted out a[...]

NFL concludes Derrius Guice interview investigation, no evidence of controversial question

Thursday  04:55,   26 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

The NFL has reportedly concluded its investigation into whether an NFL team asked prospect Derrius Guice if liked men, finding no evidence that such a question was asked of Guice by any teams. From @NFLprguy on #LSU RB Derrius Guice and the [...]

Source: John Dorsey has told Hue Jackson who the Browns will take at No. 1

Thursday  04:51,   26 april 2018
NBC Sports

The information has yet to be leaked by Browns coach Hue Jackson, but the information is in his possession. Per a league source, Browns G.M. Johh Dorsey has told Jackson who the Browns will take with the first overall pick in the draft. Dorsey has[...]

USMNT reportedly finalizing friendlies against Brazil, Mexico

Thursday  03:45,   26 april 2018
Sporting News

The USMNT will not be playing at the World Cup in Russia this summer, but could have some big games on the horizon.According to ESPN FC, the USMNT is close to finalizing friendly competitions against Brazil and Mexico during the September[...]

Report: Giants expected to take Saquon Barkley at No. 2 overall

Thursday  03:20,   26 april 2018
Larry Brown Sports

There’s been a lot of buzz about what will happen at the top of the draft on Thursday, and most of it has to do with quarterbacks. One team that reportedly isn’t looking at a quarterback, however, is the New York Giants, who are expected to pick up [...]

Bednar, Cassidy, Gallant are 2018 Jack Adams Award finalists

Thursday  03:20,   26 april 2018
NBC Sports

Who was the NHL's head coach of the year?[NBC’s Stanley Cup Playoff[...]

Patrick Reed figuring out how to deal with Masters win and all that comes with it

Thursday  02:41,   26 april 2018
Golfweek

Patrick Reed is glad to be back to golf this week at the Zurich Classic in New Orleans following a whirlwind post-Masters victory lap.The Masters champion didn't bring his green jacket to the media center Wednesday at TPC Louisiana, but he was[...]

And now for something completely different ... the overachieving Washington Capitals?

Thursday  02:41,   26 april 2018
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

It was supposed to be different this time. And not necessarily in a good way.After a nice run of being regarded as a serious Stanley Cup contender, Washington was supposed to take a step — if not several — back in 2017-18.Salary-cap issues that[...]

Alex Ovechkin, Capitals Hope This Time Is Different Against Sidney Crosby, Penguins

Thursday  02:41,   26 april 2018
Sports Illustrated

There may be scrums in this Penguins-Capitals series that make Sidney Crosby and Alex Ovechkin look like they are tied at the hip, which is fitting. There may be scrums in this Penguins-Capitals series that make Sidney Crosby and Alex[...]

Rob Gronkowski says he’s ‘ready for another championship run’ in video update

Thursday  02:11,   26 april 2018
For The Win

Gronk would also like you to know he'll be on Shark Week.In the minute and a half clip, Gronk says he has been trying different treatments while working out. He's feeling as good as ever now - "super, super[...]

Ex-college football player paralyzed during game walks bride down aisle

Thursday  01:57,   26 april 2018
theScore

More than seven years after he suffered a spinal cord injury during a college football game that left him paralyzed from the neck down, Chris Norton walked his wife, Emily Summers, down the aisle on their wedding day. On Saturday, the 26-year-old[...]