Tag: Sports

‘Racial Slur’ Is Now At The Center Of Infamous NFL Brawl

Source: Jason Miller / Getty Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett sent shockwaves across the sports world when he hit Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Mason Rudolph‘s unprotected head with a helmet. Garrett is now saying his actions were in response to a racial slur. According to ESPN, Garrett made the accusation at an appeal hearing on […]

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Bill pre-filed in Virginia looks to legalize sport betting, casino gambling in 2020

RICHMOND, Va. – A bill pre-filed by Republican Delegate Barry D. Knight looks to open sports betting and casino gambling to Virginians in 2020. According to House Bill 4 Lottery Board; regulation of casino gaming, the amendment to the Code of Virginia, in general, would look to expand gambling and gaming rights for the Commonwealth. […]

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D’Angelo Russell Has Signed A Sneaker Deal With Dwyane Wade’s ‘Way Of Wade’ Brand

D’Angelo Russell’s sneaker free agency has come to a close as the Warriors star guard will become the new on-court face of Dwyane Wade’s Way of Wade brand. Wade and Russell made the announcement on Thursday morning, with Wade explaining that he sees some of himself in Russell, which is why he felt it was […]

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Charles Barkley Apologizes for Telling Female Reporter, ‘I Don’t Hit Women, But If I Did I Would Hit You’

Photo: Rich Fury (Getty Images) NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley is world-renowned for saying stupid and reprehensible things, but his latest attempt at “humor” might be his worst yet. On Tuesday, reporter Alexi McCammond threw Twitter into a tailspin when she revealed an unfavorable encounter that she had with the award-winning Inside the NBA […]

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Naoya Inoue, Japan’s Greatest Boxer, Is Fighting for the World

An hour before the weigh-in for one of this year’s biggest boxing events, I arrive in the Grand Palace conference room in IIdabashi, Tokyo, a narrow space with marble columns, shiny golden, damask wallpaper, brown fluted curtains and crystal shard lighting fixtures protruding from the ceiling like stalactites, or the spiky ice of Superman’s Fortress […]

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Hokies men’s hoops sets school record and ACC record in victory over Delaware State

Virginia Tech guard Nahiem Alleyne (Photo by Hokies Athletics) BLACKSBURG (HokiesSports.com) – Nahiem Alleyne scored 20 points and Virginia Tech hit a school-record 21 3-pointers en route to a 100-64 nonconference victory over Delaware State at Carilion Clinic Court on Wednesday. With the victory, the Hokies moved to 5-0 on the season. Delaware State fell […]

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ODU men’s hoops suffers heartbreaking loss to JMU, 80-78

NORFOLK, Va. (ODUSports.com) – After trailing by 15 with 4:11 to play in the contest, the Old Dominion men’s basketball team (3-2) stormed back to pull within two, only to have Malik Curry’s potential game-winning three-pointer wiped away after an official review in a 80-78 loss to JMU (3-2) on Wednesday night at Chartway Arena. […]

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The Lakers And Bulls Were Among Eight Teams To Unveil New City Jerseys

With Carmelo Anthony on an NBA team and the trade season still a month away, there isn’t a ton of non-basketball things to get excited about just yet. However, fans were treated with a handful of brand new jerseys on Wednesday. Eight teams revealed their “City” edition uniforms on Wednesday, including the Los Angeles Lakers, […]

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The NCAA Has Suspended Memphis’ James Wiseman 12 Games And Will Make Him Donate $11,500 To Charity

James Wiseman recently dropped his temporary restraining order against the NCAA that was allowing him to play for Memphis in the interim after the NCAA announced it was looking into the assistance provided to Wiseman’s family in moving to Memphis by Penny Hardaway, now the head coach of the Tigers. The NCAA determined that Hardaway, […]

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Drugs found in the home of Washington Redskins player during search after woman’s apparent overdose, report says

She arrived at a suburban Washington, DC, hospital around 1:30 a.m. Thursday unconscious and unresponsive. Julia E. Crabbe was suffering from an apparent overdose, authorities said. Montae Nicholson. (Photo by Joe Robbins/Getty Images) She died in the emergency room, the Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office said. The 21 year-old Reston, Virginia, woman’s death last week led […]

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Jeff-ective line of questioning? Wink goes 1-on-1 with ODU’s Jeff Jones

Please enable Javascript to watch this video ODU head men’s basketball coach Jeff Jones NORFOLK, Va. – Fresh off winning the 500th game of his career, Old Dominion head men’s basketball coach Jeff Jones chats 1-on-1 with News 3 Sports Director Adam Winkler. Among the topics discussed: two things Jones does not wear. Also, the reigning […]

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Philadelphia Eagles sign ODU football product Rick Lovato to four-year contract extension

Rick Lovato moments after winning Super Bowl LII PHILADELPHIA, Pa. – In less than three years, Rick Lovato has gone from sub shop to a Super Bowl to signing a contract extension. Tuesday, the Philadelphia Eagles announced their long snapper, an Old Dominion University product, has signed a four-year contract extension. The deal keeps him […]

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Alex Trebek Explained Why James Holzhauer Is The Favorite In The ‘Jeopardy!’ GOAT Tournament

The Jeopardy! showdown fans have been waiting for is really happening, and Alex Trebek already knows who he thinks will win. The trivia quiz show announced on Monday that Trebek will host a special Jeopardy! tournament on ABC in January where three of the greatest contestants of all time will play for a million dollars […]

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Stephen A. Smith Nearly Pops A Blood Vessel Trying to Convince People He’s Right About Kaepernick

Many people are concerned that Stephen A. Smith has gotten swallowed up the sunken place, especially after his most recent comments attacking Colin Kaepernick. The ESPN host is still defending and went on a seven-minute rant earlier today. See Also:San Francisco Protests Transit Cop Detaining Black Man For Eating A Sandwich Smith babbled, “When I […]

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Is This Suddenly Stout Houston Rockets Defense For Real?

For the second straight season, the Rockets sputtered out of the gates to a 3-3 record that, much like last year, was the byproduct of some horrific defensive efforts. Houston allowed at least 112 points in that opening stretch, giving up 123 or more four times with the defensive low point coming in a 159-158 […]

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