(CLEVELAND) -- Following decades of backlash from the Native American community, Cleveland’s Major League Baseball team announced that the franchise will change its name from the Indians to the Guardians. The team initially announced its intention to change its name in December 2020, but the... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- Skateboarding has always been as much about culture as competition. But now, that culture will have to make room for the biggest competition in the world: the Olympics. The sport is ready to make its Olympic debut in Tokyo with two different disciplines:... Read More.
(TOKYO) -- After a yearlong delay and a string of scandals, the 2020 Summer Olympics is officially opening in Tokyo. All eyes are on the opening ceremony to see whether the host city can not only put on a good show but also lift spirits... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Thursday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit 7 Texas 5 LA Angels 3, Minnesota 2 Tampa Bay 5, Cleveland 4 Boston 5, NY Yankees 4 Oakland 4, Seattle 1 NATIONAL LEAGUE St. Louis 3, Chicago Cubs 2
(NEW ORLEANS) -- The New Orleans Pelicans have named Willie Green as its next head coach, Pelicans Executive Vice President of Basketball Operations David Griffin announced Thursday. An introductory press conference will be held on Tuesday, July 27 Green joins the Pelicans after spending the past... Read More.
(ST. LOUIS) -- St. Louis Blues general manager Doug Armstrong told reporters on a conference call that forward Vladimir Tarasenko could still be on the team next season. After the regular ended, Tarasenko's agent Paul Theofanous called Armstrong and said his client wanted a trade.... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- Dallas Cowboys defensive end DeMarcus Lawrence will begin the season on the Physically Unable to Perform list after offseason back surgery, head coach Mike McCarthy announced Thursday. It is the third time Lawrence has had back surgery during his career. "It's more of a... Read More.
(PHILADELPHIA) -- The Philadelphia Flyers have sent defenseman Shayne Gostisbehere and two draft picks to the Arizona Coyotes, the team announced Thursday. The Flyers are getting nothing back in return. Instead, the trade opens up $4.5 million in salary-cap space for the team. "This was a... Read More.
(ATLANTA) -- Atlanta Hawks rookie center Onyeka Okongwu had surgery to repair his torn right labrum in his shoulder, the team announced. The sixth overall pick in last year's NBA Draft will be out for the next six months and will miss the start of the... Read More.
Disability advocates and elected officials are calling on the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee to rethink its policies after a Paralympic gold medalist swimmer was denied a request to have a care assistant travel with her to Tokyo due to COVID-19 restrictions. Becca Meyers'... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Here are the scores from Wednesday's sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Kansas City 6, Milwaukee 3 Colorado 6, Seattle 3 NY Yankees 6, Philadelphia 5 AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay 5, Baltimore 4 Detroit 4, Texas 2 Boston 7, Toronto 4 Cleveland 5, Houston... Read More.