After three years of missing the playoffs and dealing away fan favorites like Yoenis Cespedes, Josh Donaldson and Sonny Gray, the Oakland Athletics are trying to steer themselves in the opposite direction. They certainly took a significant step Saturday by acquiring New York Mets reliever Jeurys Familia to bolster a
Defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence is unlikely to reach a deal with the Dallas Cowboys by Monday’s 4 p.m. ET deadline to sign franchised players, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter. If Lawrence and the Cowboys fail to strike a deal, the 26-year-old would be scheduled to become a free agent after
Magic Johnson says LeBron James’ arrival has taken the Los Angeles Lakers’ three-year rebuilding plan to “a whole ‘nother level” and that the team plans to remain disciplined and maintain salary-cap space to pursue another max free agent next summer. The Lakers president of basketball operations said the team’s rebuilding
NFL offensive lineman Richie Incognito was announced Friday as the “first national ambassador” of an anti-bullying organization based in Los Angeles. Boo2Bullying, a nonprofit group founded in 2011 with the mission of “outreach, education, mentoring, inspiration and support for our youth and their families,” said Incognito will be introduced at
FIFA has selected Nestor Pitana to referee the World Cup final between France and Croatia on Sunday. The Argentine referee will blow the final whistle at Luzhniki Stadium on a tournament he began there by handling the opening game, customized nfl jerseys cheap when Russia beat Saudi Arabia 5-0. It
The Pro Football Hall of Fame will not acknowledge Terrell Owens individually during enshrinement weekend in Canton, Ohio, next month, the Hall’s executive director says. “The focus is on the guys who are here,” Hall of Fame executive director Joe Horrigan told the Talk of Fame Sports Network on Thursday.