Bryce Harper hurts knee running out grounder in slip atop first base – ESPN

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Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment WASHINGTON — Bryce Harper hyperextended his left knee when he slipped on a wet first base Saturday night, dealing a potentially devastating blow to the National League East-leading Nationals. Manager Dusty Baker said Harper would undergo an MRI on Sunday and the Nationals would know more about […]

Marshawn Lynch sits for anthem prior to Cards’ preseason win over Raiders – FOXSports.com

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GLENDALE, Ariz. — Marshawn Lynch made the biggest news of what otherwise was a routine preseason NFL game by sitting during the national anthem before the Oakland Raiders’ 20-10 loss to the Arizona Cardinals on Saturday night. The ex-Seattle running back, who came out of retirement to sign with his hometown Raiders, sat on an orange […]

Conor McGregor: Sparring partner Paulie Malignaggi quit due to getting ‘whooped’ – ESPN

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2:54 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment LAS VEGAS — According to Conor McGregor, former world champion boxer Paulie Malignaggi quit as one of his primary sparring partners because he was getting “whopped” during sessions. Earlier this month, Malignaggi bailed on McGregor’s preparations for his Aug. 26 boxing match against Floyd […]

Ezekiel Elliott apologizes for ‘distraction and disruption,’ disagrees ‘strongly’ with NFL – Washington Post

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Ezekiel Elliott is entering his second season with the Cowboys. (Tom Pennington/Getty Images) Ezekiel Elliott posted a statement Friday evening in which he apologized for causing “distraction and disruption.” The Cowboys running back also said that he disagreed “strongly” with the NFL, which announced earlier in the day that it was handing him a six-game […]