Month: June 2019

1:59 PM ET Associated Press ARLINGTON, Texas — Dirk Nowitzki eventually plans on working out again. The recently retired star of the Dallas Mavericks wants to stay in somewhat decent shape. The big German hasn’t put a timeline on it — he’s assuming several more rounds of pizza and ice cream will come first. Nowitzki
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1:17 PM ET Texas A&M‘s Derrick Tucker was arrested Thursday stemming from a March incident in which the defensive back allegedly assaulted a man over a disagreement about tacos, according to multiple reports. Multiple outlets cited an arrest report that said Tucker and another man had a “disagreement over tacos when they got into a
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12:28 PM ET CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton told ESPN last month he hoped his rehabilitation from shoulder surgery would allow him to throw before the start of training camp. That time is now. Newton is scheduled to throw during all quarterback drills when the Panthers begin a three-day mandatory minicamp on
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4:14 AM ET Melinda Farrell Close Melinda Farrell is a presenter with ESPNcricinfo Ricky Ponting has expressed concern over the mindset of some of Australia’s batsmen despite the 15-run victory over West Indies in their group match. Australia lost five wickets for just 79 runs in the face of fast and aggressive short-pitched bowling before
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12:53 AM ET Associated Press FORT WORTH, Texas — Greg Biffle won his first NASCAR Truck Series start since 2004, taking the SpeedyCash.com 400 at Texas Motor Speedway on Friday night. With 10 laps remaining, Biffle came out of a caution with the lead and held off the field for his first Truck series win
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12:08 AM ET Associated Press ROSEMONT, Ill. — Gale Sayers drew one more thunderous ovation from the Chicago crowd. Six Hall of Famers and 230 past and present players and coaches were on hand as the Chicago Bears kicked off their 100th anniversary celebration weekend on Friday. When Sayers was wheeled onto the stage, the
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11:17 PM ET ESPN News Services MIAMI — Left-hander Dallas Keuchel says he doesn’t expect to need much time tuning up in the minors before he joins his new team, the Atlanta Braves. The team confirmed Friday night that the 2015 American League Cy Young Award winner had agreed to a one-year contract. He’s scheduled
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10:41 PM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN Jeff Skinner, who would have been one of the most coveted free-agent wingers this summer, is officially off the market. Skinner, 27, signed an eight-year, $72-million contract extension with the Buffalo Sabres on Friday. Skinner had a career-high 40 goals in his first season in Buffalo, who acquired him last
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9:57 PM ET Associated Press ANCASTER, Ontario — Brandt Snedeker tied the RBC Canadian Open record with a 10-under 60 as an early starter, and was one stroke behind co-leaders Matt Kuchar and Scott Brown after two rounds at Hamilton Golf and Country Club. Brown and Kuchar shot 7-under 63s in the afternoon on the
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