Category Archives: National Sports

Scoreboard roundup — 4/19/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/19/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Seattle 4, LA Dodgers 3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Boston 11, Chi White Sox 4 Tampa Bay 4, Kansas City 1 Texas 6, LA Angels 4 Minnesota at Oakland (Postponed) NATIONAL LEAGUE San Francisco 2, Philadelphia 0 St. Louis 12, Washington 5…read more »

NBA directs teams to prepare for Derek Chauvin verdict, according to ESPN

NBA directs teams to prepare for Derek Chauvin verdict, according to ESPN

Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The NBA has told the team’s to be ready for the verdict of former Minneapolis police officer Derek Chauvin in the death of George Floyd this week, including the possibilities of game postponements, sources told ESPN NBA Insider Adrian Wojnarowski.  Closing arguments in the trial are expected to begin on…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 4/18/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/18/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from yesterday’s games:    ——    INTERLEAGUE Final  Cincinnati   3  Cleveland   2    ——    AMERICAN LEAGUE Final  Toronto       5  Kansas City         1 Final  Tampa Bay     6  N.Y. Yankees        3 Final  Oakland    …read more »

Scoreboard Roundup — 4/16/21

Scoreboard Roundup — 4/16/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from yesterday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUE Cincinnati  10  Cleveland   3 AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay     8  N.Y. Yankees   2 Baltimore     5  Texas          2 Oakland       3  Detroit        0 L.A. Angels  10  Minnesota      3 Seattle       6  Houston        5 Toronto        at  Kansas City  6:10 p.m.  (Postponed) Chi White Sox  at  Boston       5:10 p.m. …read more »

Tokyo Olympics could still be canceled, top Japanese official says

Tokyo Olympics could still be canceled, top Japanese official says

YUKI IWAMURA/AFP via Getty Images(TOKYO) — With only a few months left to go before the Tokyo Olympics are set to begin, one of Japan’s top officials suggested that the games could be canceled or carried out without fans. “If it seems impossible to go on with the games, they must be definitely canceled,” Toshihiro…read more »

LA Dodgers’ Justin Turner destroys a fan’s nachos during a home run

LA Dodgers’ Justin Turner destroys a fan’s nachos during a home run

ABC(LOS ANGELES) — A home run turned into an extra special snack for one fan during the Los Angeles Dodgers’ win Wednesday night. Third baseman Justin Turner hit his third home run of the season straight into Brando Lopez’s plate of nachos, covering the fan in cheese sauce. Turner said that after he rounded the…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 4/15/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/15/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Seattle 4, Baltimore 2 Minnesota 4, Boston 3 Cleveland 4, Chi White Sox 2 Seattle 2, Baltimore 1 Texas 6, Tampa Bay 4 Kansas City 7, Toronto 5 Oakland 8, Detroit 4 NATIONAL LEAGUE Atlanta 7, Miami 6 San…read more »

Ralph Lauren reveals Team USA’s Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony uniform

Ralph Lauren reveals Team USA’s Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony uniform

CHARLY TRIBALLEAU/AFP via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — For a little over a decade, Ralph Lauren has dressed some of America’s top athletes. This year, the brand has given fans an early look at what Team USA will be sporting for the Tokyo Olympics closing ceremony. The company has also unveiled an associated apparel collection for…read more »

Arizona names Tommy Lloyd as its next men’s basketball coach

Arizona names Tommy Lloyd as its next men’s basketball coach

cmannphoto/iStock(TUCSON, Ariz.) — The University of Arizona has hired a new men’s basketball coach. Tommy Lloyd, a former assistant coach at Gonzaga University, was chosen to lead the Wildcats, replacing Sean Miller who was fired last week after 12 seasons with Arizona, the university announced on Wednesday. “We are thrilled that Tommy and his family…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/21

Scoreboard roundup — 4/14/21

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL AMERICAN LEAGUE Toronto 5, NY Yankees 4 Boston 3, Minnesota 2 Kansas City 6, LA Angels 1 Boston 7, Minnesota 1 Texas 5, Tampa Bay 1 Chi White Sox 8, Cleveland 0 Detroit 6, Houston 4 Seattle at Baltimore (Postponed) NATIONAL…read more »