Former NBA star turned analyst Paul Pierce was officially let go by ESPN last week.Pierce, who starred in the NBA for two decades, was let go by the Worldwide Leader for his inappropriate Instagram Live video.The former Boston Celtics star went live while appearing to play poker while accompanied by some exotic dancers.
Former ESPN host Adnan Virk has reportedly landed a new media gig.Virk, a longtime host at ESPN, was let go by the company for allegedly leaking company information to the media.The former ESPN host was widely respected by fans and colleagues, but feels like he was made an example of.
The Nets have reached an agreement on a multi-year contract with power forward Alize Johnson, tweets Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN.Johnson’s agent, George Langberg, confirmed the deal, which could be worth up to $4.1MM.Johnson could have received more guaranteed money from another team, but he was comfortable in Brooklyn, Wojnarowski adds (Twitter link).
AJ Styles Reacts To Becoming A Grand Slam Champion Sami Zayn Reveals The Segment That Won Vince McMahon Over WWE Reportedly Changing Raw Announce Team According to a report by WrestlingInc.com, WWE is set to change its announce team for WWE Raw, starting from the post-‘Mania episode.
LAS VEGAS – Fighters from Saturday’s UFC on ABC 2 event took home UFC Promotional Guidelines Compliance pay totaling $182,500.The program, a comprehensive plan that includes outfitting requirements, media obligations and other items under the fighter code of conduct, replaces the previous payments made under the UFC Athlete Outfitting Policy.
Former MLB star Alex Rodriguez is reportedly buying the Minnesota Timberwolves.According to Adrian Wojnarowski (who has blocked me on Twitter for some unknown reason), the former Yankees star and billionaire Marc Lore have reached a deal to buy the team for $1.5 billion.Current owner Glen Taylor will continue to control the team until 2023.
Alerted 1m ago in the B/R App The Philadelphia Eagles may reportedly seek "competition" for quarterback Jalen Hurts during the 2021 NFL draft, which kicks off April 29.ESPN's Jeremy Fowler appeared Sunday on SportsCenter to analyze the different directions the Eagles, who own the 12th overall pick in the first round, could go when they're on the clock: "One GM told me that he expects the Eagles to at least field some calls, maybe move up or down.
Paul Pierce is looking to make a quick comeback after being fired by ESPN last week.The former NBA star told TMZ Sports to "stay tuned" and he could have an announcement about his future as early as next week."Truth gonna bounce back like never before that's all you gotta know," Pierce said.
An NFL executive reportedly believes Florida tight end Kyle Pitts, one of the top prospects in the 2021 draft, would take the Dallas Cowboys offense to a "new stratosphere."ESPN's Jeremy Fowler explained Sunday on SportsCenter the Cowboys could use some defensive help with the 10th pick in the first round, but the allure of Pitts is something to keep in mind: "People I've talked to around the league believe that they need defensive help, which they could probably get at 10.
It’s no secret that the 2021 class of WNBA prospects doesn’t feature the same wow factor as last year.“It’s not as strong,” Rebecca Lobo, the Hall of Famer and an original member of the Liberty, said of the pool of 57 players teams can pick from on Thursday.
The morning coffee hadn’t really kicked in yet, but suddenly I was jolted awake by a notification of something written exactly four years ago today.It’s a stark reminder of how important good draft decisions are, as well as the critical nature of seeing through the all the smoke that happens at this point in the draft season every year.
Apr.11—DENVER — The people in charge now are not doing what they say they're doing.They're doing the opposite of what they say they're doing.They're hurting the people they claim to help.Take the MLB All-Star Game stolen from Georgia and gifted to Colorado.
Sami Zayn Reveals The Segment That Won Vince McMahon Over WWE Reportedly Changing Raw Announce Team According to a report by WrestlingInc.com, WWE is set to change its announce team for WWE Raw, starting from the post-‘Mania episode.The report states that Tom Phillips is set to be replaced on the red brand, with Adnan Virk taking over the duties of play-by-play commentating.
Just the Facts When: Tonight, 7:00 PM Where: TD Garden – Boston, MA How to follow: ESPN+, NESN, SN, 98.5 The Sports Hub Rival SBN site: Japers’ Rink Know Your Enemy 26-11-4 for 56 points, tied for 1st in East Nicklas Backstrom: 41GP, 13G, 27A, 40PTS; Alex Ovechkin: 37GP, 21G, 15A, 36PTS; John Carlson: 41GP, 10G, 25A, 35PTS Vitek Vanecek: 16-7-3, 2.66 GAA, .911 save percentage; Ilya Samsonov: 9-3-1, 2.97 GAA, .894 save percentage Game Notes The Boston Bruins are back at it tonight for their sixth game against the Washington Capitals.
Shawn Michaels Recalls WrestleMania 25 Match With The Undertaker, Working Through Injury At WrestleMania 14
In a recent interview on ESPN’s SportsNation, Shawn Michaels discussed his memorable WrestleMania 25 match with The Undertaker, dealing with pain at WrestleMania 14, and much more.You can read Shawn Michaels’ comments below.Shawn Michaels on trying to work through injury in his WrestleMania 14 match against Steve Austin: “I was talking to Tyler Breeze about this.
Filed under: More of the latest Browns news and notes from around the web in today’s dose of the Sunday Dawg Chow.Riding out a tornado, some frustrating phone calls and the NFL draft (Terry Pluto) - On the day he was drafted by the Browns, Aaron Shea was hiding in his basement.
According to ESPN, Los Angeles Lakers doctors said that heavy forward Anthony Davis could be back in action in 10-14 days, with teammate LeBron James expected to recover three more weeks.Davis has not played since Feb.14 due to a calf strain and tendonitis in his right leg.
Ben Baby CloseESPN Staff Writer ESPN Staff Writer Previously a college football writer for The Dallas Morning News University of North Texas graduate Michael Rothstein Close ESPN Staff Writer Previously covered University of Michigan for ESPN.com and AnnArbor.com Also covered Notre Dame for Fort Wayne Journal Gazette Joe Smith Jr.’s best moments in his WBO light heavyweight victory over Maxim Vlasov on Saturday night were also sobering reminders.
DKNG Stock – Lakers injury updates: Anthony Davis could be back in 10-14 days, LeBron James in three weeks, per report
DKNG Stock – Lakers injury updates: Anthony Davis could be back in 10-14 days, LeBron James in three weeks, per report The Los Angeles Lakers could be getting both superstars back in the lineup soon.Lakers PF/C Anthony Davis could be back in 10-14 days while LeBron James shortly after him in three weeks, ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski reported late Saturday night.
Ladies Set Four Career Highs at Collegiate National Championships; Sanders and Wilson Advance to Sunday Finals
Cape Girardeau, Mo.- The Centenary gymnastics team placed fifth on Saturday in the 2021 USA Gymnastics Women's Collegiate National Championships at the Show Me Center.The Ladies, competing in the arena for a third time this season, earned an impressive team score of 190.875 on Saturday, their second-best score of the season.