Sports news 22 Feb, 2021
Rosenthal: The Mariners need to move on from Kevin Mather - The AthleticThe Athletic
Maybe now, after Mather’s tone-deaf and offensive remarks to a Rotary Club, the Mariners’ ownership will finally take action.
Cleveland Cavaliers’ lack of playable depth shows in 117-101 loss to Oklahoma City Thunder - cleveland.comcleveland.com
Emphasis on supposed to be. Only it wasn’t. Just the familiar hopeless performance for the Cleveland Cavaliers, losing to the Oklahoma City Thunder, 117-101. It’s Cleveland’s 10th straight loss and 14th in the last 16 games.
Knicks avoid collapse to top Timberwolves - New York PostNew York Post
Fans finally will return to the Garden in limited numbers beginning Tuesday, two nights after the Knicks barely avoided a catastrophic loss against the league’s worst team in their final game in fr…
Saben Lee delivers career night during Detroit Pistons' 105-96 road loss to Orlando Magic - Detroit Free PressDetroit Free Press
Two-way guard Saben Lee took over in the second quarter and tallied career-highs in points (12), assists (5) and rebounds (4).
Instant observations: Sixers drop opener of two-game set to Raptors - PhillyVoice.comPhillyVoice.com
The Sixers got Ben Simmons back but ultimately did not have enough to beat the Toronto Raptors.
Clayton Kershaw 'absolutely' considering return to Los Angeles Dodgers - ESPNESPN
Clayton Kershaw quelled some of the questions about his future, saying Sunday he would "absolutely" consider re-signing with the Dodgers after this season.
As the NCAA Tournament looms ahead, Michigan vs. Ohio State arrived at perfect time for college basketball - CBS SportsCBS Sports
The Wolverines' five-point road win Sunday was also the latest evidence suggesting they're on Gonzaga and Baylor's level
Colin Cowherd roasts Miami Heat after Jimmy Butler wills them to victory over... - Heat NationHeat Nation
On Saturday, the Miami Heat scored a big, confidence-building win over the Los Angeles Lakers, 96-94. Although Jimmy Butler had a strong game to key Miami’s win, he got some gentle ribbing from TV personality Colin Cowherd for the team's ViceVersa uniforms th…
Deion Sanders says personal items were stolen from office during Jackson State coaching debut, later recovered - ESPNESPN
Deion Sanders said following his Jackson State coaching debut on Sunday that his personal items were stolen from the coaches' office during the Tigers' 53-0 victory over NAIA program Edward Waters, leading him to have "mixed emotions" about the day.
NBA Rumors: This Pacers-Wizards trade is focused on Myles Turner - NBA Analysis NetworkNbaanalysis.net
The Washington Wizards need to improve defensively at the NBA trade deadline. Could Indiana Pacers' Myles Turner be a potential option?
LIVE UPDATES: Arkansas vs. Texas at College Baseball Showdown - WholeHogSportsWholeHogSports
Arkansas improved to 2-0 with a win over Texas at the College Baseball Showdown.
Rozier's buzzer-beater first for CHA vs. Dubs since Dell Curry - NBC Sports Bay AreaNBCSports.com
It's been a while since the Hornets hit a buzzer-beater against the Warriors.
Tom Brady reacts to JD Martinez's awesome t-shirt - WEEIWWL News, Talk, Sports Radio Station
Boston Red Sox slugger J.D. Martinez showed up at JetBlue Park Sunday wearing a t-shirt everyone took notice of, including the man who was the center of attention when it came to the garment.
4-Star running back Jadarian Price commits to Notre Dame - One Foot DownOne Foot Down
The price is obviously right
Domingo German’s teammates know too much to let him off easy - New York PostNew York Post
TAMPA — If you want to grasp why Domingo German faces a uniquely challenging road back to good standing in the Yankees organization, one that differs from any of the other players who have served s…
Offseason Moves, Coach, Craig Ver Steeg - BaltimoreRavens.comBaltimoreRavens.com
Long-time Ravens coach Craig Ver Steeg has been named running backs coach, replacing Matt Weiss.
Dunn: USWNT is 'past protesting phase' in anthem debate, fight for racial justice - ESPNESPN
On why the USWNT stood for the national anthem, Crystal Dunn said the team is "past the protesting phase" but will continue pushing social justice.
Nicolas Pepe admits Arsenal 'need to sort out concentration problems' - Daily MailDaily Mail
Nicolas Pepe has voiced his frustrations with the Arsenal team following their 1-0 defeat to Manchester City in the Premier League on Sunday.
Cam Newton Responds After Youth Football Player Talks Trash To QB - NESN.comNESN
Cam Newton is speaking out after a video of an exchange with a trash-talking youth football player made its way around social media.
Wild Ending to Pelicans-Celtics, Brandon Ingram Sinks Game-Winning Three In OT - Bleacher ReportGoogle News
Christopher Bell wins NASCAR Daytona road race to score first Cup Series win - Fox NewsFox News
Joe Gibbs racing driver Christopher Bell won his first Cup Series race at the Daytona road course on Sunday.
Chaim Bloom -- Red Sox have talent to bounce back in 2021 - ESPNESPN
Chief baseball officer Chaim Bloom believes the Red Sox have the talent to bounce back from a lost 2020 season.
Barcelona WASTED a perfect opportunity to get back in the title race vs. Cadiz - Moreno | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
UNC Basketball: Tar Heels make top 6 for 2022 four-star recruit - Keeping It HeelKeeping It Heel
Roy Williams and the UNC Basketball program took a step forward in terms of recruiting a four-star player in the 2022 class on Sunday.  With the 2...
Max Homa wins Genesis Invitational playoff, hands Tony Finau another loss - Golf ChannelGolf Channel
Riviera didn’t disappoint as the stage to an exciting Sunday at the Genesis, where it was Max Homa and not Tony Finau winning his second Tour title in a playoff.
Top NFL draft prospects who could be available for the Vikings at No. 14 - Vikings WireUSA Today
Who are some NFL draft prospects that the Minnesota Vikings could land with the 14th overall pick?
Tiger Woods sounds very doubtful for the Masters - New York PostNew York Post
LOS ANGELES — Tiger Woods on Sunday made his first public comments since undergoing a fifth back surgery in December, and he left some significant doubt that he might be able to play the Mast…
Penguins defenseman Mike Matheson making name for himself - TribLIVETribLIVE
Whenever fans are allowed to enter PPG Paints Arena again, there probably will still be plenty of No. 72 Patric Hornqvist jerseys roaming the concourses. A fiery pneumatic drill of a power forward, Hornqvist is one of the more popular players in franchise his…
Trevor Bauer calls out Marcus Stroman in another Mets Twitter war - New York PostNew York Post
Another day, another Trevor Bauer Twitter spat with a could’ve-been Mets teammate. Bauer and pitcher Marcus Stroman traded jabs on Twitter Sunday, shortly after Bauer — who notably dissed the Mets …
Chiefs' Patrick Mahomes, fiancée Brittany Matthews announce birth of their daughter - Fox NewsFox News
Kansas City Chiefs star quarterback Patrick Mahomes and his fiance Brittany Matthews announced the birth of their daughter on Sunday afternoon.
Los Angeles Lakers: Breaking down a potential trade for P.J. Tucker - Lakeshow LifeLake Show Life
The Los Angeles Lakers have lost two consecutive games at the time of writing this and are 1-3 without Anthony Davis. With a losing record against playoff-...
MLB spring training still a hot ticket in Arizona - Associated PressAssociated Press
PHOENIX (AP) — Even during a pandemic, the appetite to sit in the sun and watch Major League Baseball spring training appears robust. The Arizona Diamondbacks sold out their entire spring...
Prospect Hess: Throw 100 mph or get tattoo - MLB.comMLB.com
Excuse Tigers relief prospect Zack Hess if he finds himself looking over his shoulder at the radar-gun readings in Spring Training and into the season, wherever he ends up in the farm system. While relievers are known for checking their velocity for ego, Hess…
2021 NFL free agency: 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo among 25 potential big-name cap casualties - CBS SportsCBS Sports
This offseason's pool of veterans might get a whole lot deeper
Manchester United v. Newcastle | PREMIER LEAGUE HIGHLIGHTS | 2/21/2021 | NBC Sports - NBC SportsGoogle News
Maybe Kentucky's Tournament Resume Isn't so Bad? - kentuckysportsradio.comkentuckysportsradio.com
Kentucky has officially slid inside the field of 64 as far as NET rankings go for the NCAA Tournament.
Air Force Takes Game Two, 6-5 - LSU Tigers - LSUSports.netLSUSports.net
<p>BATON ROUGE – Air Force (1-1) scored three runs in the top of the ninth inning on a pair of bases-loaded walks and a sac fly to defeat seventh-ranked LSU (1-1), 6-4, Sunday afternoon at Alex Box Stadium, Skip Bertman Field. </p>
Wife's brutal act during Daniil Medvedev loss in Australian Open final - Yahoo Sport AustraliaYahoo Entertainment
No-one was more disappointed with Daniil Medvedev's performance in the Australian Open final than his wife.
Doc Emrick redoes call of Patrick Kane's 2010 Stanley Cup-winning goal - Chicago TribuneChicago Tribune
Nearly 11 years later, Patrick Kane and the 2010 Chicago Blackhawks have finally gotten the Stanley Cup-clinching overtime call they deserved from NBC’s now-retired Doc Emrick.
'A different energy': Two days after defeat, No. 4 Nebraska makes adjustments to sweep No. 5 Gophers - Lincoln Journal StarLincoln Journal Star
In Sunday’s rematch against the fifth-ranked Gophers not only did No. 4 Nebraska flip the result, but it also got a much different outcome.
Deshaun Watson Wasn't Promised GM Search Input - profootballrumors.comprofootballrumors.com
Deshaun Watson has been frustrated with the Texans for a number of reasons. Among those reasons: His lack of input …
Rockies OF Ian Desmond opts out of second straight season 'for now' - Yahoo SportsYahoo Entertainment
Ian Desmond said he wants to be at home with his family right now.
Should Jürgen Klopp Change His Tactics? - The Liverpool OffsideSB Nation
New York Times soccer correspondent Rory Smith took to twitter yesterday to say Klopp needs to change things up. I say it’s not just that simple
The Spurs have recalled Luka Samanic and Tre Jones from the G League - Pounding The RockPounding The Rock
The two young Spurs have been lighting up the G League in Orlando.
New York Knicks Interested In CJ McCollum - Blazer's EdgeBlazer's Edge
As they continue to rebuild, New York is monitoring the shooting guard.
Zlatan Ibrahimovic & AC Milan have come back down to Earth after Inter defeat - Bonetti | ESPN FC - ESPN UKGoogle News
Army lacrosse stuns No. 4 Syracuse in Orange opener, 18-11 - syracuse.comsyracuse.com
Brendan Nichtern and Bobby Abshire each scored four times for Army.
Washington Nationals' Stephen Strasburg says 'Numbness in my whole hand' led to surgery - ESPNESPN
The nerve issue in Stephen Strasburg's wrist that ended his 2020 season after five innings would get aggravated every time he threw a baseball, he said Sunday, and "basically would go from numbness in my thumb to numbness in my whole hand."
Why Charlie Weis is high on Mac Jones as Patriots' next QB - NBC Sports BostonNBCSports.com
If the thought of Mac Jones as the Patriots' next quarterback doesn't get you excited, Charlie Weis is here to change your mind.
4 things to know about new Rams OL coach Kevin Carberry - Rams WireUSA Today
Kevin Carberry worked with Sean McVay for one year in Washington.
How Should Cowboys Fans Feel About The Carson Wentz Trade? - Inside The StarInside The Star
It's a Cowboys Thing
Phoenix Suns set franchise record for threes, but focus all on defense - Bright Side of the SunBright Side of the Sun
While the Suns are having fun from long range, their defense is what has carried the team all year.
4 hours ago Browns Likely To Sign Pass Rusher In Free Agency - profootballrumors.comprofootballrumors.com
The Browns remain in the mix to sign veteran defensive end J.J. Watt, as Mary Kay Cabot of Cleveland.com writes. …
Oscar Valdez defeats Miguel Berchelt with devastating knockout blow - New York PostNew York Post
Oscar Valdez defeated defending champion Miguel Berchelt to secure the WBC super featherweight belt on Saturday after delivering a mighty left hook to knock him out cold at the end of the 10th roun…
College basketball rankings: Texas drops in Top 25 And 1 after chaotic ending in loss to West Virginia - CBS SportsCBS Sports
The Longhorns remained in the top 15 of our daily rankings after controversy reigned in the loss to the Mountaineers
Notre Dame's Blown Lead And Loss At Syracuse A Big-Picture Stinger - Irish IllustratedRivals.com
The door to an interesting March was unlocked heading into Saturday, but now it's essentially closed
FanDuel Daily Fantasy Basketball Helper: Sunday 2/21/21 - numberFirenumberFire
Nikola Jokic has been incredible lately, and the Nuggets' matchup with the Hawks boasts a high total. Which other players should you lock in?
Bulls bounce back to beat Kings, LaVine makes final All-Star statement - Bulls.comHeat.com
Bulls coach Billy Donovan Saturday had a message for his fellow Eastern Conference coaches—cris de coeur for him— following the Bulls 122-114 victory over the Sacramento Kings as Zach LaVine piled up 38 more points.
Why Mike Sullivan Benched Kasperi Kapanen in Penguins Win - Pittsburgh Hockey NowPittsburgh Hockey Now
In August, the Pittsburgh Penguins acquired Kasperi Kapanen from the Toronto Maple Leafs in hopes he was the missing piece to their puzzle as the top-line right wing with Sidney Crosby. Former GM Jim Rutherford paid the price other GMs were unwilling to pay f…
Duke basketball has star born in biggest win of year against No. 7 Virginia - Ball DurhamBallDurham
Duke basketball picked up its signature victory of the season against No. 7 Virginia.u00a0 The resume of the Duke basketball program no longer is vacant of a ...