Duvall, Soler, Rosario key to Braves’ Game 1 World Series win

ATLANTA -- As the Braves find themselves three victories away from winning the World Series, there’s reason to question how far they might have progressed had they not made those additional phone calls to land both Adam Duvall and...

Tech Draft: Why is F1 so desperate for U.S. acceptance?

After this weekend’s 2021 United States Grand Prix it is now official, Formula 1 is so deliriously in love with The Land Of Opportunity that it will do anything for her attention, including sacrificing its soul. The event that is...

1-32 poll, plus early takeaways for every team

We're two weeks into the 2021-22 NHL season, and there have been many surprises in the early going -- both positive and negative.Here is our updated ranking of all 32 clubs, plus the key takeaways that stand out most...

New York Islanders sign forward Ross Johnston to four-year extension

EAST MEADOW, N.Y. -- The New York Islanders have signed tough guy forward Ross Johnston to a four-year contract extension.The team did not release contract terms in making the announcement on Tuesday.Johnston has seven goals and eight assists in...

Los Angeles Chargers cut struggling kicker Tristan Vizcaino, sign veteran Dustin Hopkins

The Los Angeles Chargers, insistent that they were confident in kicker Tristan Vizcaino despite his league-high five missed PATs this season, cut him on Tuesday and signed former Washington Football Team kicker Dustin Hopkins.It's another chapter in the seemingly...

Ben Verlander discusses the impact of Braves’ trade deadline moves ‘ Flippin’ Bats

Ben Verlander talks about the impact of the trade deadline moves of the Atlanta Braves and how those players took this team from a good team to a great team....

Midnight Mania! Paige VanZant to fight out BKFC contract in early 2022

Welcome to Midnight Mania! Paige VanZant will be returning to the Bare Knuckle Fighting Championship (BKFC) ring in early 2022. This is according to BKFC president David Feldman, who told BJPenn.com that VanZant will be fulfilling the last fight...

Denver Nuggets’ Nikola Jokic (knee contusion) exits game after colliding with Utah Jazz’s Rudy...

Denver Nuggets center and reigning NBA MVP Nikola Jokic suffered a right knee contusion late in the second quarter Tuesday night and was held out of the remainder of the 122-110 loss at Utah.Jazz center Rudy Gobert was attempting...

Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby inches closer to return, joins team’s optional skate

PITTSBURGH -- Penguins captain Sidney Crosby participated in an optional skate Tuesday morning and is nearing a return after undergoing left wrist surgery in early September.Crosby skated in an individual workout first, then joined his teammates for the morning...