Category Archives: Sports News

Bucks in 6? Suns in 7? Our experts debate the NBA Finals

Bucks in 6? Suns in 7? Our experts debate the NBA Finals

iCrackStreamsJuly 17, 2021

Will anyone win on the road? Can CP3 stop turning it over? Our experts debate.

Cronenworth hits for cycle; Padres score 24 runs

Cronenworth hits for cycle; Padres score 24 runs

iCrackStreamsJuly 17, 2021

The Padres had 22 hits against seven Nationals pitchers and set a franchise record for runs.

Reports: Ohtani gave Derby earnings to L.A. staff

Reports: Ohtani gave Derby earnings to L.A. staff

iCrackStreamsJuly 17, 2021

Shohei Ohtani, who earned $150,000 for competing in the Home Run Derby, donated the money to members of the Los Angeles Angels' support staff on Friday, according to multiple ...

Sherman says he is ‘remorseful,’ faces 5 charges

Sherman says he is ‘remorseful,’ faces 5 charges

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

Free-agent cornerback Richard Sherman is facing two domestic violence counts among five charges in total following his arrest at his in-laws' home earlier this week.

Sources: Johnson, McGee to replace Love, Beal

Sources: Johnson, McGee to replace Love, Beal

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

After Cavaliers forward Kevin Love withdrew from Team USA, Nuggets center JaVale McGee and Spurs forward Keldon Johnson have accepted the open spots on the 12-man roster for ...

Sources: NBA, NBPA agree to play-in for ’21-22

Sources: NBA, NBPA agree to play-in for ’21-22

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

The NBA and the players' association have agreed to bring back the play-in tournament format next season, pending approval by the league's board of governors, sources told ESPN.

Report: Brady played entire season with torn MCL

Report: Brady played entire season with torn MCL

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady played the entirety of last season with a torn medial collateral ligament in his left knee, according to a report in the Tampa Bay Times.

Judge orders Sherman’s release without bail

Judge orders Sherman’s release without bail

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

A judge in King County, Washington, ordered Richard Sherman to be released from custody on Thursday provided he promises to appear for future court hearings, including one ...

Bryson’s drama, Louis’ run, Jordan’s game and other things to keep an eye on at The Open

Bryson’s drama, Louis’ run, Jordan’s game and other things to keep an eye on at The Open

iCrackStreamsJuly 16, 2021

Another day, another Bryson DeChambeau controversy -- though this one didn't involve Brooks Koepka, at least. Can DeChambeau even things out in Round 2? Can Louis Oosthuizen ...

Red Sox game nixed after 3 Yankees test positive

Red Sox game nixed after 3 Yankees test positive

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

Yankees pitchers Jonathan Loaisiga, Nestor Cortes Jr. and Wandy Peralta tested positive for COVID-19 and there are three tests still pending.

McGregor: UFC knew of fractures entering fight

McGregor: UFC knew of fractures entering fight

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

Conor McGregor said he had "multiple stress fractures" in his left leg before his fight against Dustin Poirier on Saturday. "Ask Dana White. Ask the UFC," McGregor said. "... ...

Welcome to a kinder, gentler Royal St. George’s. Will it stay that way?

Welcome to a kinder, gentler Royal St. George’s. Will it stay that way?

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

The conditions were mild. The course was playable. The scores were good. All those bad things players were saying about Royal St. George's? They stopped. Will it stay that ...

Bucks got the ‘Khris Middleton game’ when they needed it most

Bucks got the ‘Khris Middleton game’ when they needed it most

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

Giannis' block grabbed the spotlight, but Middleton's 40-point effort pushed Milwaukee to a critical win.

Middleton, Giannis rescue Bucks from the brink

Middleton, Giannis rescue Bucks from the brink

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo had a key block, and Khris Middleton scored 10 straight points down the stretch to help Milwaukee even the NBA Finals against Phoenix at two games apiece.

CB Sherman jailed after arrest at in-laws’ home

CB Sherman jailed after arrest at in-laws’ home

iCrackStreamsJuly 15, 2021

Richard Sherman is facing several charges, including one on suspicion of burglary domestic violence, after he was arrested at his wife's parents' residence in Redmond, Washington.

Jackets’ Kivlenieks, 24, dies from fireworks strike

Jackets’ Kivlenieks, 24, dies from fireworks strike

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

Blue Jackets goalie Matiss Kivlenieks has died after suffering a head injury that came from falling while running away from a fireworks accident. He was 24.

Rodgers: Offseason focus was on mental health

Rodgers: Offseason focus was on mental health

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers spoke at length Monday about the steps taken to improve his mental health amid questions about his long-term future with the NFL ...

Hawks remove interim tag for coach McMillan

Hawks remove interim tag for coach McMillan

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

Hawks general manager Travis Schlenk told reporters Monday that an agreement is in place to remove the interim label from coach Nate McMillan's title after he led the Atlanta ...

Tampa mayor: Let Habs win one, clinch at home

Tampa mayor: Let Habs win one, clinch at home

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

The Lightning insist they're focused on completing a sweep of the Canadiens and not the prospect of winning at home in front of family and friends. But Tampa Mayor Jane ...

Tuimoloau, No. 4 in 2021 class, picks Ohio State

Tuimoloau, No. 4 in 2021 class, picks Ohio State

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

Five-star defensive lineman J.T. Tuimoloau committed to the Buckeyes on Sunday, landing with Ohio State over Oregon, USC and Washington.

Suns installed as Finals favorites over Bucks

Suns installed as Finals favorites over Bucks

iCrackStreamsJuly 5, 2021

With Milwaukee star Giannis Antetokounmpo sidelined, sportsbooks have installed the Phoenix Suns as -175 favorites over the Bucks in the NBA Finals.

Ohtani becomes MLB’s first two-way All-Star

Ohtani becomes MLB’s first two-way All-Star

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Los Angeles Angels two-way sensation Shohei Ohtani achieved a first in the near century history of baseball's All-Star Game: selection as both a position player and a pitcher.

Sources: MLB hopes to talk to woman, Bauer

Sources: MLB hopes to talk to woman, Bauer

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

With five days remaining in Trevor Bauer's current administrative leave, rendered after he was accused of sexual assault, Major League Baseball investigators are pursuing a ...

MVP Luka leads Slovenia to its 1st Olympics berth

MVP Luka leads Slovenia to its 1st Olympics berth

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Dallas Mavericks star Luka Doncic and Slovenia are headed to the Olympics for the first time, after winning 96-85 at Lithuania on Sunday to clinch a spot in the Tokyo Games.

Middleton lifts Bucks past Hawks, into NBA Finals

Middleton lifts Bucks past Hawks, into NBA Finals

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Khris Middleton's 32 points helped lift the Bucks into their first NBA Finals since 1974.

Trae: ‘Frustrating’ not being at 100% in G6 loss

Trae: ‘Frustrating’ not being at 100% in G6 loss

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Hawks star Trae Young, who was held to 14 points on 4-for-17 shooting in his return Saturday night, said it was "definitely frustrating" not being able to play at 100 percent ...

CP3 says extra rest helping injured right hand

CP3 says extra rest helping injured right hand

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Ailing Phoenix Suns star Chris Paul says the extra days off before the first Finals appearance of his 16-year career have helped him rest partially torn ligaments in his ...

Giannis out as Bucks try to punch Finals ticket

Giannis out as Bucks try to punch Finals ticket

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo, who missed Game 5 of the Eastern Conference finals with a hyperextended left knee, will also miss Game 6 as the Milwaukee Bucks try to clinch their ...

Clips’ Beverley gets 1-game ban for CP3 shove

Clips’ Beverley gets 1-game ban for CP3 shove

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

Clippers guard Patrick Beverley has been given a one-game suspension for shoving Suns guard Chris Paul during LA's season-ending loss Wednesday.

Lightning families can’t go to Canada to celebrate

Lightning families can’t go to Canada to celebrate

iCrackStreamsJuly 4, 2021

The Canadian government has not granted an exemption for family members of Lightning players and staff to travel to Montreal for a potential Stanley Cup celebration, NHL ...