The BIG3 is taking a big step. The league on Wednesday announced that it will allow the use of cannabidiol for treatment and recovery for injured and ill players, becoming the first professional league to permit CBD, a cannabis derivative, for pain management. Melton missed out on this college basketball season due to the FBI’s […]
Addison Russell and Chicago Cubs took advantage of the warm, windy weather at Wrigley Field to power their way to a comeback win.
Russell hit his second career grand slam, Jason Heyward and Ben Zobrist each had two-run homers and the Cubs rallied to beat the Minnesota Twins 10-6 on Friday. Kyle Schwarber added his 16th home run, a solo shot in the seventh, in a late afternoon contest that started with a temperature of 96 degrees and […]
Wilson Chandler will be returning to the Nuggets. The 31-year-old forward opted into the final year of his contract with Denver Friday, according to a report from ESPN. He will be paid $12.8 million in 2018-19. Denver forward Wilson Chandler will exercise $12.8 million player option for the 2018-19 season, league sources tell ESPN. The […]
The Cavaliers made their first pitch to keep LeBron James in town Thursday by selecting Alabama point guard Collin Sexton with the No. 8 overall pick in the 2018 NBA Draft. Sexton, a one-and-done with the Crimson Tide, averaged 19.2 points and 3.8 rebounds per game last season. Now, here’s the final Big Board. These […]
I love that guy like a father, Barkley told USA Today. It was awesome. Give these two guys their own TV show. 2018 NBA awards ballot: How would playoff performances change MVP, ROY voting? Sporting News looks at the biggest missed opportunities in NBA Draft history team-by-team, from a Pistons pick that would have been […]
Vince Velasquez leaves Saturday’s game in the second inning after being hit by a line drive and making the throw to first base.
If his right arm isn’t healed in time for his next start, maybe Vince Velasquez can pitch with his left. Ambidextrous, indeed. Hit on his pitching arm by a line drive, Velasquez made a dazzling throw with his left hand, and Philadelphia overcame an early injury to its starting pitcher to beat the Washington Nationals […]
Michael Porter Jr. fell to No. 14 in Thursday’s NBA Draft amid medical concerns, and although his status remains unclear, the Nuggets appear confident they can get Porter back to where he needs to be on the court. I have little doubt that we’ll get him right, Nuggets president of basketball operations Tim Connelly said […]