Senators trade Mike Hoffman after scandal

June 19th, 2018
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The Ottawa Senators have sent Mike Hoffman to the San Jose Sharks for Danish winger Mikkel Boedker after allegations Hoffman's girlfriend had been harassing his captain's family.

Seahawks think Rashaad Penny looks “so comfortable” in pass protection

June 19th, 2018

Running backs obviously have to be able to make plays with the ball in their hands in order to earn jobs, but they won’t see much of the field in the current NFL if they can’t make plays without it. “He has picked up a ton of stuff,” Carroll said last week, via the team. “[Running backs coach Chad Morton] was just talking about the pass protection stuff that he looks so comfortable with after the time he has been here.

Marvin Lewis: Rookie DE Sam Hubbard “way ahead of the curve”

June 19th, 2018

The Bengals added 11 rookies in the draft this year as they try to infuse some new talent into a roster that’s fallen short of the playoffs in each of the last two seasons. One of those picks has made a strong early impression on head coach Marvin Lewis. During last week’s minicamp, Lewis discussed third-round defensive end Sam Hubbard, who he expects to be part of the defensive end rotation right off the bat.

120 Nassar victims urge Michigan State to fire John Engler

June 18th, 2018
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A letter signed by at least 120 victims sexual abuse by former sports doctor Larry Nassar on Tuesday urged Michigan State University's governing board to oust interim president John Engler, saying he had reinforced a "culture of abuse" at the school.

Jon Ryan isn’t handing over Seahawks punting duties: “I’m going to make you look really dumb”

June 18th, 2018

Punter Jon Ryan is the only player on the Seahawks’ roster that predates head coach Pete Carroll and General Manager John Schneider in Seattle. “(Schneider) had that attitude almost like, ‘Sorry, but I had to do it…’” Ryan said when he fits crossed paths with his G.M. after the draft.

Colon passes Marichal for most wins by Dominican pitcher

June 18th, 2018
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Bartolo Colon earned his 244th win, passing Hall of Famer Juan Marichal for the most by a pitcher born in the Dominican Republic, and the Texas Rangers beat the skidding Kansas City Royals 6-3 on Monday night.

Humboldt Broncos survivors to be honoured, reunite at NHL awards

June 18th, 2018
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The NHL awards will honour survivors and first responders from three tragedies that recently took place in Canada and the U.S., including survivors from the Humboldt Broncos bus crash.

Marcus Stroman says he’s ready for return to Jays’ rotation

June 18th, 2018
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Toronto Blue Jays starter Marcus Stroman says he's ready to return to the major league mound.

Jimmy Johnson under consideration for Cowboys’ Ring of Honor

June 18th, 2018

The Cowboys have 21 members in their Ring of Honor, but Jerry Jones has elected not to add a name to the facade at AT&T Stadium since Darren Woodson in 2015. The team has several candidates to be next to enter the Ring of Honor, including Jones himself. Jason Witten’s retirement this offseason allows for the possibility that the former tight end will go in with his best buddy, Tony Romo, who retired after the 2016 season.

Brazil questions VAR procedures after ‘clear errors by referee’ in Swiss match

June 18th, 2018
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FIFA has opened disciplinary proceedings against Mexico after its fans used an anti-gay slur during the team's 1-0 win over Germany.