57.2 F
Elizabeth City
Wednesday, April 21, 2021
- Advertisement -

CATEGORY

Sport

Giants Rumors: NY Considering Trading Down from No. 11 Pick in 2021 NFL Draft

Michael Conroy/Associated PressThe New York Giants are reportedly open to trading down from the No. 11 pick in next week's NFL draft.Ian Rapoport of NFL Network reported the pick is expected to have "real value" around the league. The Giants will likely have to wait until next Thursday's first round gets underway before seeing what…

UFC’s Dana White Refutes Snoop Dogg About $2M ‘Illegal Bet’ on Jake Paul Fight

Gregory Payan/Associated PressUFC President Dana White is refuting Snoop Dogg's claim that White made a $2 million bet on Ben Askren in Saturday's boxing match with Jake Paul. After Paul defeated Askren, Snoop Dogg was asking White "where my money at?" over the house microphone in reference to an alleged bet the two men had on…

Zion Williamson Believes He Could Have Made It to NFL as TE or WR

Nick Wass/Associated PressNew Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson said Tuesday he's confident he could have reached the NFL if he chose football over basketball."Yeah, I believe I could," Williamson told former NFL tight end Shannon Sharpe with a laugh on the Club Shay Shay podcast. "I'm just a competitor."Sharpe then asked the 2020-21 NBA All-Star…

Man Arrested for Racial Abuse of US Olympian Sakura Kokumai Caught on Video

Jae C. Hong/Associated PressA man has been arrested in Orange, California, after shouting threats and racist comments at United States Olympic karateka Sakura Kokumai this month.According to TMZ Sports, 25-year-old Michael Orlando Vivona was arrested after Kokumai captured him on video at a park. In the video, Vivona can be heard calling Kokumai a "stupid…

Nuggets’ Updated Roster, Depth Chart After Austin Rivers Contract

Rick Bowmer/Associated PressThe Denver Nuggets announced the signing of guard Austin Rivers to a 10-day contract Tuesday. A deal had been expected since last week, with the Nuggets looking to fortify their guard rotation after Jamal Murray suffered a season-ending ACL tear. Rivers has been a free agent since being waived by the Oklahoma City Thunder on…

Austin Rivers, Nuggets Agree to 10-Day Contract After Release from Thunder

Rick Bowmer/Associated PressThe Denver Nuggets announced Tuesday that they signed veteran free-agent guard Austin Rivers to a 10-day contract.The 28-year-old became a free agent late last month when the Oklahoma City Thunder waived him after acquiring him as part of a three-team trade with the New York Knicks and Philadelphia 76ers.The signing of Rivers comes…

ONE on TNT 3: How to Watch, TV Info for John Lineker vs. Troy Worthen

ONE ChampionshipONE Championship continues its ONE on TNT series Wednesday with John Lineker taking on American Troy Worthen.Lineker, formerly with the UFC before debuting for ONE in October 2019, is the top-ranked challenger to Bibiano Fernandes' title. He faces Worthen, a rising star out of Florida.Here's the full card, how to watch and top headlines…

Pelicans’ Zion Williamson ‘Very Tempted’ to Participate in NBA Dunk Contest

Nick Wass/Associated PressZion Williamson has yet to participate in the NBA Slam Dunk Contest, but the New Orleans Pelicans star isn't ruling out an appearance in the All-Star weekend event at some point.  Appearing on Club Shay Shay with Shannon Sharpe, Williamson said he is "very tempted" to participate in the Dunk Contest (starts at 16:30 mark):Williamson does…

Steelers sign HC Mike Tomlin to three-year extension

The Mike Tomlin era in Pittsburgh isn't ending anytime soon. The Pittsburgh Steelers announced Tuesday they signed the longtime head coach to a three-year contract extension that keeps him with the club through the 2024 season. "I am pleased to announce we have extended Mike Tomlin's contract through the 2024 season," Steelers president Art Rooney…

McLaren sells F1 factory in £170 million leaseback deal

Following months of negotiations aimed at selling the 840,000 square foot facility, a deal was announced on Tuesday for the factory to be bought by American company Global Net Lease (GNL). The transaction is expected to be completed in the second quarter of this year and will include a 20-year lease for McLaren. James Nelson,…

Latest news

- Advertisement -