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Former Oakland Raiders LB Neiron Ball dies at age 27

Former Oakland Raiders linebacker Neiron Ball, who played college football at Florida after recovering from brain surgery, has died at age 27.       ...

Former Oakland Raiders LB Neiron Ball dies at age 27

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Cliff Branch, receiver from Oakland Raiders glory years, dies at 71 Cliff Branch, a wide receiver who was a key player for the NFL’s Oakland Raiders during their glory years of the 1970s and early 1980s, died Saturday, according to reports. He had turned 71 just two days earlier....
20:17, 08/04/2019

Why Your Team Sucks 2019: Oakland Raiders Some people are fans of the Oakland Raiders. But many, many more people are NOT fans of the Oakland Raiders. This 2019 Deadspin NFL team preview is for those in the latter group. Read all the previews so far here....
20:51, 07/25/2019

Antonio Brown's kid during Oakland Raiders practice: 'Where's Roethlisberger?' The Oakland Raiders acquired Antonio Brown from the Pittsburgh Steelers in the offseason and it appears that the wide receiver’s kids still need to get used to their dad’s new teammates....
02:34, 08/08/2019

Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown files new helmet grievance against NFL, per reports The Antonio Brown helmet saga continues. The Oakland Raiders WR has filed a new grievance against the NFL, according to reports.       ...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown accused of stiffing 'Sports Chef' out of $38,000 Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown has been accused of failing to pay $38,000 to a celebrity chef who the wide receiver hired to cook for him in January in the days leading up to the Pro Bowl....
14:34, 08/15/2019

Oakland Raiders' Jon Gruden: Antonio Brown practiced in certified helmet Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown participated in Tuesday's practice at the team's facility while wearing a certified helmet, according to head coach Jon Gruden....
12:34, 08/21/2019

Antonio Brown called Oakland Raiders GM a 'cracker' during confrontation: reports Details behind the incident between Antonio Brown and Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock began to emerge Friday as the wide receiver’s status for Week 1 hangs in the balance....
07:34, 09/07/2019

Oakland Raiders' rookie leaves lasting impact on face mask Oakland Raiders rookie Johnathan Abram will miss the rest of the season with a shoulder injury but made one lasting impression Monday night against the Denver Broncos....
12:00, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown unhappy with Oakland Raiders for fines; unveils new helmet Star wide receiver Antonio Brown expressed his displeasure with the Oakland Raiders after receiving a letter from the team that detailed about $54,000 in fines....
08:00, 09/05/2019

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown shares gruesome photos of blistered feet Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown has missed a few practices at the start of training camp but pictures shared on social media last week showed the wide receiver had a good reason to take some days off....
21:00, 08/05/2019

NFL suspends Oakland Raiders guard Richie Incognito two games for personal conduct The NFL will suspend four-time Raiders Pro Bowl guard Richie Incognito two games for a violation of the league's personal conduct policy.       ...
06:00, 07/13/2019

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown offers trade to anyone who finds him certain kind of helmet Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown appears to be turning over a new leaf regarding his helmet situation and is asking social media users for some help along the way....
02:51, 08/14/2019

Oakland Raiders spring shock by signing troubled guard Richie Incognito 35-year-old was suspended over bullying former teammateIncognito also accused of threatening funeral home workersThe Oakland Raiders agreed to a one-year deal with troubled guard Richie Incognito on Tuesday. Incognito’s agent, Ken Sarnoff, tweeted confirmation of the deal, congratulating his client ...
19:17, 05/28/2019

NFL flameout compares own career with Antonio Brown's after latest drama with Oakland Raiders Antonio Brown’s latest drama with the Oakland Raiders has raised eyebrows with the start of the season days away and one NFL flameout is starting to draw comparisons to his own career....
16:34, 09/06/2019

Oakland Raiders' Jon Gruden approved Antonio Brown video before release, producer says Toward the end of Antonio Brown’s short stint with the Oakland Raiders, he released a professionally produced video of a private conversation between himself and coach Jon Gruden....
18:17, 09/10/2019

Oakland Raiders' Jalen Richard vows to keep children unvaccinated, cites his own 'research' Oakland Raiders running back Jalen Richard opened up a conversation about vaccines on social media Wednesday after he vowed he would not get his children vaccinated....
15:34, 07/11/2019

Raiders owner Mark Davis goes on expletive-laced rant at Oakland A's, then apologizes Since Raiders broke lease, Athletics have made changes to Oakland-Alameda County Coliseum that have displaced 2,500 football season ticketholders.       ...
09:51, 08/10/2019

Oakland Raiders QB Derek Carr wants Adidas to give Nathan Peterman a shoe deal Two days after Raiders coach Jon Gruden said Nathan Peterman was "growing on me," Derek Carr vouched for a shoe deal for the historically bad QB.       ...
02:17, 08/02/2019

Oakland Raiders general manager defends signing Richie Incognito despite controversial past The Oakland Raiders signed offensive lineman Richie Incognito to a one-year deal Tuesday, despite a controversial past that includes a bullying scandal and multiple run-ins with law enforcement....
21:34, 05/29/2019

Opinion: Oakland Raiders only ones who didn't see latest Antonio Brown saga coming There’s a reason the Pittsburgh Steelers were happy to get rid of such a spectacular talent. Antonio Brown hasn't changed his personality.       ...
04:17, 08/20/2019

Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown on helmet, feet issues: I felt like enemy of the state The Oakland Raiders wide receiver addressed his ongoing battle with the NFL as he tries to wear the helmet he has worn his entire career.       ...
20:34, 08/20/2019

The Oakland Raiders Grabbed an Openly Racist Player Out of Retirement and Colin Kaepernick Still Doesn't Have a Job If a raccoon crawled out of the woods and vomited onto a Confederate flag and that pile of Confederacy raccoon vomit was next to newly signed NFL guard Richie Incognito, the untrained eye would have a hard time determining which one plays in the NFL....
18:17, 05/29/2019

Green Bay Packers shake up return game by trading Trevor Davis to Oakland Raiders Two days after claiming Tremon Smith off waivers, the Green Bay Packers traded wide receiver/return specialist Trevor Davis to the Oakland Raiders.       ...
11:17, 09/19/2019

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown expresses frustration over fines for missed practice, walkthrough Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown expressed his frustration Wednesday with a notice that the team reserves the right to fine him for missing a practice and a walkthrough last month....
20:00, 09/05/2019

Oakland Raiders' Antonio Brown loses grievance over older helmet, looking to get back on field Oakland Raiders star Antonio Brown lost his grievance with the NFL on Monday in his battle to use an old helmet that is no longer certified to use for practice or in games....
15:52, 08/13/2019

Oakland Raiders' Gareon Conley suffers scary neck injury, taken off field on stretcher Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley was carted off the field on a stretcher Monday night in a game against the Denver Broncos after suffering an apparent neck injury....
18:17, 09/10/2019

New Orleans Saints' Michael Thomas criticizes Oakland Raiders GM amid Antonio Brown drama New Orleans Saints star Mike Thomas took a subtle shot at Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock in the midst of drama involving wide receiver Antonio Brown on Thursday....
16:34, 09/06/2019

Antonio Brown released by Oakland Raiders after fractured off-season, reported feud with GM over fines, money Antonio Brown’s future with the Oakland Raiders has become even murkier after the wide receiver called on the organization to release him following reports that he was fined over $215,000, voiding his contract’s guaranteed payout. ...
00:18, 09/08/2019

Fan tries his hardest to snag foul ball during Oakland Athletics game Catching a foul ball is one simple pleasure a fan can have at a baseball game and one man tried his hardest to grab a ball that was hit toward him at an Oakland Athletics game Wednesday....
17:17, 05/30/2019

Ex-Lions lineman T.J. Lang blasts Antonio Brown for Oakland Raiders drama: 'Total diva' Former Lions offensive lineman T.J. Lang wrote that he believed Antonio Brown was being held accountable "for the first time in his career."       ...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Jon Gruden kept 12 rookies on Oakland Raiders' roster, but not one 'Hard Knocks' star Jon Gruden's 53-man Oakland Raiders roster features 12 rookies. However, one "Hard Knocks" rookie standout isn't among them.       ...
09:34, 09/04/2019

Oakland Raiders will be the subject of this season's edition of HBO's 'Hard Knocks' HBO's NFL training camp series "Hard Knocks" will feature the Oakland Raiders and coach Jon Gruden for the in-depth preseason docu-drama.       ...
04:34, 06/12/2019

Former Raiders great Cliff Branch dies at 71 A four-time Pro Bowl pick and three-time all-pro selection, Cliff Branch was a part of three Super Bowl-winning teams for the Raiders.       ...
10:17, 08/04/2019

Raiders receiving legend Branch dies at 71 Cliff Branch, a three-time All-Pro wide receiver who won three Super Bowls during his 14-year NFL career, all with the Oakland Raiders, has died, the team confirmed late Saturday....
03:51, 08/05/2019

Cliff Branch, Raiders’ Elusive All-Pro Receiver, Dies at 71 One of the N.F.L.’s fastest players, he made defenses “afraid that he’d blow by them,” a former teammate said, “and, ultimately, he would blow by them.”...
09:00, 08/06/2019

Jim Bouton, former pitcher, "Ball Four" author, dies at 80 Jim Bouton, the former New York Yankees pitcher who shocked and angered the conservative baseball world with the tell-all book "Ball Four," has died at 80       ...
04:34, 07/11/2019

Former big-leaguer Jim Bouton, author of groundbreaking 'Ball Four,' dies at 80 Former New York Yankees pitcher Jim Bouton, whose irreverent, raunchy baseball memoir, "Ball Four," attracted both hostility and acclaim, died on Wednesday at his home in Massachusetts, according to media reports. He was 80....
06:00, 07/11/2019

6-year-old girl dies after father accidentally hit her with golf ball Tragedy struck Monday when a 6-year-old girl died after she was accidentally struck in the back of the head by a golf ball hit by her father.       ...
18:00, 07/17/2019

6-year-old girl dies after father accidentally hits her with golf ball Tragedy struck Monday when a 6-year-old girl died after she was accidentally struck in the back of the head by a golf ball hit by her father.       ...
00:51, 07/18/2019

How Lonzo Ball dropped Big Baller Brand reality to LaVar Ball Well, someone had to break the news to LaVar Ball. In a preview for the upcoming season of “Ball in the Family,” Lonzo Ball is seen giving dad LaVar a dose of tough love about the current state of Big Baller Brand, which had a “clearance sale” at a volleyball tournament last ...
02:34, 08/16/2019

Ball boys and ball girls keep play flowing at Wimbledon Like a blue streak, the ball boys and ball girls scamper across the green grass of Wimbledon as fast as they can, gobbling up tennis balls one after another in order to keep play flowing        ...
17:51, 07/05/2019

LaVar Ball assures fans Lonzo Ball is staying with Los Angeles Lakers amid trade rumors LaVar Ball on Tuesday poured cold water on rumors that the Los Angeles Lakers would include Lonzo Ball in trade talks with the New Orleans Pelicans in a deal for Anthony Davis....
00:51, 06/06/2019

Lonzo Ball told LaVar Ball that Big Baller Brand is 'demolished' LaVar Ball insists that Big Baller Brand is still a thing. Lonzo Ball, however, does not appear to be in denial about BBB's situation.       ...
06:35, 08/15/2019

Can This Man Keep the A’s in Oakland? Dave Kaval, the Athletics’ president, has become the face of the franchise by campaigning for a new stadium. But not everyone is lining up behind him....
13:17, 05/24/2019

Even If The Warriors Win, Oakland Loses This is the real NBA Finals, the one that transcends Larry O’Brien, Kevin Durant, Kawhi Leonard, Doris Burke, Woj, Adam Silver, dynasties, the next Why-The-Lakers-Are-On-Fire tell-all, the works. This is Oakland’s last stand with the team it raised from a pup, its last healthy bite of an apple that ...
20:51, 05/29/2019

Oakland's Fiers no-hits Reds Oakland Athletics right-hander Mike Fiers threw the major leagues' first no-hitter of the year Tuesday night, blanking the visiting Cincinnati Reds 2-0 in the opener of a three-game interleague series....
10:34, 05/08/2019

MLB notebook: Oakland's Montas gets 80-game PED ban Oakland Athletics right-hander Frankie Montas was suspended 80 games without pay on Friday after testing positive for Ostarine in violation of Major League Baseball's Joint Drug Prevention and Treatment program....
09:00, 06/22/2019

Oakland could decriminalize ‘magic mushrooms’ Oakland, California, could become the second city in the United States to decriminalize natural hallucinogenics, including “magic mushrooms,” according to a report. A resolution that would instruct police to stop investigating and prosecuting people using the drugs is scheduled for a public he...
17:17, 05/28/2019

Oakland becomes 2nd US city to decriminalize magic mushrooms Oakland became the second city in the United States to decriminalize magic mushrooms and other natural psychedelic drugs after the City Council passed a resolution on Tuesday night....
20:00, 06/05/2019

Oracle is losing the Warriors, but Oakland will always have Dame As a kid, Damian Lillard would roam the arena hallways after Warriors home games. Now he has a chance to close out his Oracle Arena in storybook fashion....
20:00, 05/16/2019

Oakland becomes second US city to decriminalize magic mushrooms City resolution cited research linking psychedelics and natural hallucinogens to a range of mental health benefitsOakland has become the second city in the US to decriminalize magic mushrooms and other psychedelics, with a policy that activists hope will spark a national legalization movement.The me...
22:34, 06/05/2019

Oakland Becomes Second U.S. City to Decriminalize Magic Mushrooms For people who have not been following the fight to legalize psilocybin, it may seem like the movement to decriminalize magic mushrooms sprung up from the earth overnight.Read more......
19:00, 06/05/2019

Oakland bans the use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring it facial recognition technology on Tuesday....
19:34, 07/17/2019

'Nobody knows who we are': These anonymous Oakland Athletics roll towards MLB postseason Lacking any household names, the Oakland Athletics have been hot for months and are primed to earn a spot in the AL wild-card game.       ...
03:51, 09/17/2019

Oakland becomes 2nd U.S. city to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms' Oakland, Calif., passed a resolution late Tuesday that makes the city the second in the United States to decriminalize "magic mushrooms," a hallucinogenic substance often compared to LSD....
04:17, 06/06/2019

A’s vs. Reds: Take Chris Bassitt and Oakland in this spot It’s a boy! Prince Harry and Meghan Markle have a son. After days of consideration, the proud parents revealed their new addition will be royally named Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor. … Meanwhile singer Michael Lee Aday, who fell off the stage and broke his collarbone last week, still wan...
16:17, 05/09/2019

Oakland's Past Is Brighter Than The Warriors' Future OAKLAND — The nostalgia in the building was thick enough to cut with DeMarcus Cousins, so much so that many of the last 19,596 humans shoved into what has always been known by the locals as “The Coliseum” almost forgot that there was a championship to defend, a season to prolong and a summer to defe...
15:51, 06/14/2019

Oakland grants A's site for potential new stadium Oakland port commissioners tentatively agreed to give the Athletics four years to complete an environmental impact report for a 50-acre site at Howard Terminal, where the team hopes to build a 35,000-seat stadium....
08:51, 05/14/2019

Oakland bans use of facial recognition, becoming third US city to do so The Oakland City Council on Tuesday voted unanimously to prevent city employees, including the police, from using or acquiring facial recognition technology....
19:34, 07/18/2019

Blue Jays acquire Jackson from Oakland The Toronto Blue Jays have shored up their injury-riddled starting rotation by acquiring right-hander Edwin Jackson from the Oakland Athletics for cash considerations....
01:34, 05/12/2019

Oakland becomes 2nd US city to legalize magic mushrooms SAN FRANCISCO — Oakland on Tuesday became the second U.S. city to decriminalize magic mushrooms after a string of speakers testified that psychedelics helped them overcome depression, drug addiction and post-traumatic stress disorder. The City Council voted unanimously to decriminalize the adult use...
10:34, 06/05/2019

Mike Fiers Threw A Most Improbable And Very Oakland A's No-Hitter For the second MLB season in a row, an A’s pitcher has thrown the first no-hitter of the season. That’s a rather unusual feat, given that the A’s rotation has been so famously dinged-up that they opted for a bullpen start in last year’s Wild Card game, but there was plenty about Mike Fiers’s no-no l...
20:51, 05/08/2019

Oakland bans city use of facial recognition software Oakland, Calif. is now the third US city to ban the use of facial recognition technology. The city passed an ordinance yesterday that prohibits the use of the technology on the grounds that it is often inaccurate, potentially invasive and lacks stand......
06:00, 07/18/2019

Golden State Warriors forgot where they came from, Oakland A's pitcher says Oakland Athletics pitcher Liam Hendriks slammed his former neighbors, the Golden State Warriors, in an interview published Tuesday, claiming the NBA team was less than nice to him and his fellow teammates after they started to experience success....
13:51, 08/28/2019

Oakland sets season highs for runs, hits in 19-4 win over KC Marcus Semien homered, tripled and drove in a career-high seven runs as the Oakland Athletics set season highs for runs and hits in a 19-4 thrashing of the Kansas City Royals       ...
11:34, 08/27/2019

Oakland Becomes Third U.S. City to Ban Government Use of Face Recognition Tech On Tuesday, the Oakland City Council voted unanimously to ban the use of facial recognition technology by the city, including its police force. It’s the third ban of the tech by a U.S. city since May.Read more......
06:00, 07/18/2019

Marshawn joins Oakland arena team as co-owner Marshawn Lynch will be the co-owner of a new professional arena football team in Oakland, California, that will play in the former Oracle Arena starting in the spring....
15:51, 09/10/2019

Look: New Balance places Kawhi Leonard billboard in Oakland Shoe company New Balance placed a billboard of client and Toronto Raptors star Kawhi Leonard in Oakland, Calif., as he faces the hometown Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals....
22:00, 05/31/2019

Oakland A's pitcher Frankie Montas suspended 80 games Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Frankie Montas was suspended 80 games after testing positive for Ostarine, a banned performance-enhancing substance....
04:51, 06/22/2019

The Warriors gamble their soul as they swap Oakland for San Francisco Franchises relocate all the time, but what Golden State are doing this summer by moving across the Bay Area matters in ways that go beyond sportsThere is no precedent in American pro sports for the relocation that the Golden State Warriors will make this summer from Oracle Arena, their unlovely yet ...
00:51, 05/31/2019

Raptors take second crack at title in Warriors' Oakland farewell OAKLAND, Calif. - - The Toronto Raptors hope to celebrate the closing of Oracle Arena with a party of international magnitude when they take a second shot at the championship Thursday night in Game 6 of the NBA Finals against the Golden State Warriors....
05:00, 06/13/2019

Oakland A's Sign Pitcher After He Throws 96 MPH At A Ballpark Speed Test Nathan Patterson hasn’t played high-level baseball since his senior year of high school, but after an impressive round at the speed pitch challenge at a Rockies game, where he hit 96 mph on the radar gun, the 23-year-old now has a signed contract with the Oakland A’s....
04:17, 08/03/2019

The campaign to rename Oakland Airport after a trailblazing female pilot No major US airport is named after a woman. One activist wants to change that, with a campaign to rename Oakland Airport after aviation pioneer Maggie Gee....
18:17, 07/17/2019

Pair face trial in Oakland warehouse fire that killed 36 More than two years after 36 concert-goers died in a fire at a Northern California warehouse, two men will face trial on involuntary manslaughter charges....
20:34, 04/30/2019

'It hurts to see them go': Oakland's sorrow over losing the Warriors to wealthy San Francisco The team’s championship run is bittersweet this time as they prepare to leave their home of 47 yearsIn the days leading up to the final series of professional basketball in Oakland, the yellow and blue of the city’s beloved home team, the Golden State Warriors, shone from every corner.But in just a ...
11:17, 06/02/2019

Yankees swing trade for Oakland first baseman Kendrys Morales The New York Yankees announced Tuesday night they have acquired veteran first baseman Kendrys Morales from the Oakland Athletics in exchange for cash considerations....
19:00, 05/15/2019

Twins vs. Athletics: Jose Berrios and Minny will skirt Oakland We got the gig! Filing our selections from the International Space Station, where we will be tending bar this weekend. Party time on the ISS as we celebrate the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing. So lets see, that’s one small mai tai for Dan … one giant margarita for Dan’s bride. The......
01:51, 07/21/2019

With Raptors on verge of NBA history, Canadians in Oakland and beyond react to Game 5 win Cheers in support of the Warriors heard inside Oracle Arena during that first half faded as the second went on. Chants of "We the North" and "MVP" for Kawhi Leonard could be heard in a television broadcast feed shared across the world....
09:17, 06/08/2019

Oakland A's starter Frankie Montas hit with 80-game PED suspension Oakland A's starter Frankie Montas has been suspended 80 games for PED use, MLB announced on Friday. He is 9-2 with a 2.70 ERA and 97 strikeouts.       ...
00:00, 06/22/2019

'There's no way to stop this': Oakland braces for the arrival of tech firm Square Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey has signed a deal to move his payments company to Oakland – which activists say will only exacerbate an already brutal housing crisisPhotographs by Jason HenryThe knocks on Maria Espinoza’s front door became a nightly occurrence.If the 60-year-old Oakland woman wasn’t home, h...
14:00, 07/02/2019

Where Do The Raiders Go From Here? Lost in the exciting new world of Antonio Brown the Patriot (can’t you just see the glint in Bill Belichick’s eye?) is what Brown left behind:...
23:51, 09/09/2019

How Do The Raiders Do It? Year after year, move after move, hire after hire, the Raiders outdo their own capacity for abject humiliation, and every time you think they’ve bottom out, they bring in a new excavator. And now, with the start and also pending end of the Antonio Brown era, they can honestly say that the earth’s cr...
19:34, 09/06/2019

Warriors honor Oakland, Kevin Durant with souvenir towel for fans Golden State's creative Game 6 giveaway to fans is a rally towel with the letters K and D highlighted in the word "Oakland."       ...
01:51, 06/14/2019

Police Investigate Possible Noose at Oakland Elementary School: ‘It Was Triggering and Hurtful’ Early Wednesday morning, parents and school administrators came across a tangle of heavy rope hanging from a chainlink fence at Chabot Elementary School in Oakland, Calif. It looked like a noose....
23:34, 08/22/2019

Oakland star Antonio Brown could quit NFL over helmet standoff, report says Brown, 31, insisting on wearing helmet disallowed by NFLStar wideout has not practiced with Raiders since 30 JulyOakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown could be sitting for almost any reason from head to toe, apparently. And if not allowed to use the helmet of his choice, Brown reportedly told ...
06:17, 08/10/2019

Watch: Oakland's Matt Chapman hits walk-off home run against Rays Oakland Athletics third baseman Matt Chapman's second walk-off home run of the season gave the Athletics a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bays at RingCentral Coliseum....
16:17, 06/21/2019

Goodbye Warriors, hello Roots: can this team spark a soccer revolution in Oakland? The team is hoping to not only fill the void left from the city’s departing sports franchises, but to become part of the communityDevante Dubose’s soccer career took him across the world before it took him home. The 26-year-old is the first player to sign for Oakland Roots Sports Club, a new team ho...
10:51, 07/29/2019

Oakland cops collected $30M in overtime pay last year; one officer logged 2,600 OT hours Oakland police officers logged more than $30 million in overtime pay last year despite more than 80 percent of cases missing proper documentation thanks to a system that has virtually no oversight....
17:34, 06/13/2019

Oakland's Ghost Ship fire: one man acquitted of 36 deaths but jury deadlocked on second Mistrial declared in case of master tenant, who had faced 39 years in prison after 2016 fireAlmost three years after a fire tore through Oakland’s Ghost Ship warehouse, killing 36 people, a jury has acquitted one man of involuntary manslaughter but was unable to reach a verdict on the master tenant....
11:00, 09/06/2019

Oakland's Antonio Brown reportedly felled by frostbite in cryotherapy gaffe Brown, 31, reportedly burned feet in cryotherapy machineStar wideout has not practiced with Raiders since 30 JulyOakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown might have come up with a new reason to miss training camp: frostbite.The issues that have kept the star wideout from the practice field since ...
20:34, 08/07/2019

Fan who scored Oakland A's contract with viral 96-mph pitch makes professional debut The baseball fan who landed a contract with the Oakland A’s after his 96-MPH pitch at a speed-pitch radar booth at Coors Field went viral brought the heat in his professional debut....
11:17, 08/20/2019

Deontay Wilder promotes upcoming bout by talking about opponent's death in the ring: 'If he dies, he dies' Boxing star Deontay Wilder took the promotion for his upcoming WBC Heavyweight Title defense against Dominic Breazeale to a different level Wednesday....
20:34, 05/16/2019

'Steps for peace': Oakland residents take stand against gun violence after 36th death this year Dozens gather two days after shooting as Operation Ceasefire program helps save livesTwo days after 66-year-old Thomas Romerson was fatally shot near a church in Oakland, California, community members gathered near the site of the shooting to take a stand against gun violence in the city.Almost 40 p...
21:17, 06/21/2019

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18:51, 06/14/2019

Oakland’s Ghost Ship fire: mistrial declared in manslaughter case after 36 killed Jury hung in case of master tenant as his alleged right-hand man acquittedAlmost three years after a fire tore through an Oakland warehouse, killing 36 people, the months-long involuntary manslaughter proceedings of the space’s master tenant ended in a mistrial.Derick Almena, 49, who illegally rente...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Southwest adding new $99 Hawaii flights in January: Sacramento-Honolulu, Oakland-Kona Tickets for Southwest's new Hawaii flights, including nonstop service from California to the Big Island, go on sale Thursday for as low as $99.       ...
20:00, 08/15/2019

Oakland A's pitcher Mike Fiers throws 2nd career no-hitter, beats Reds Mike Fiers of the Oakland Athletics pitched his second career no-hitter, getting help from two spectacular defensive plays to shut down the Cincinnati Reds 2-0 Tuesday night....
10:17, 05/08/2019

Oakland Athletics' ad in Australian newspaper congratulating All-Star appears to have derogatory meaning Oakland Athletics pitcher Liam Hendriks appeared in his first All-Star Game on Tuesday and to celebrate the team took out a full-page ad in The Australian newspaper to congratulate him -- but something went awry....
21:34, 07/12/2019

Oakland A's Unwittingly Feature Naughty Australian Slang In Ad Thanking Liam Hendriks Oakland Athletics reliever Liam Hendriks made his first All-Star team this season, and the native of Perth, Australia, pitched a three-strikeout inning, while he also allowed a solo shot to Charlie Blackmon. To commemorate their pitcher’s all-star debut, the A’s took out a full-page ad in The Austr...
22:17, 07/11/2019

Warriors edge Raptors with late surge to force Game 6 back in Oakland Steph Curry and Klay Thompson hit clutch 3-pointers late to help the Warriors beat the Raptors 106-105 and cut Toronto's series lead to 3-2.       ...
12:34, 06/11/2019

The Raiders Are Fed Up With Antonio Brown It is impressive, frankly, how much has happened in the Antonio Brown helmet saga—how much has been said and done and how much angst has been expended in the Raiders receiver’s battle against the NFL over the rules barring him from wearing his helmet of choice—without the whole thing having moved ev...
23:17, 08/19/2019

Judge orders jury to restart deliberations in deadly Oakland warehouse fire case A judge ordered jurors to restart deliberations Monday in the trial of two men charged with involuntary manslaughter in the deaths of 36 partygoers who died in a fire inside a cluttered San Francisco Bay Area warehouse....
08:51, 08/20/2019

Watch: Pitcher Nathan Patterson signs contract with Oakland A's after hitting 90s in viral video Nathan Patterson, a 23-year-old fan, signed a contract with the Oakland A's after a video showed the pitcher throwing mid-90s fastballs while doing the speed pitch challenge at Coors Field....
07:51, 08/03/2019

Sources: Raiders to suspend AB after tiff with GM Antonio Brown and Raiders GM Mike Mayock got into it Wednesday, and the team is now planning to suspend its star wide receiver, league sources told ESPN's Adam Schefter....
01:34, 09/06/2019

The Raiders Will Be The Death Of Hard Knocks I do not consider Hard Knocks a part of my sport-watching schedule, so I come to this conclusion solely without bias and based entirely on the hearsay of others, minimal news reports, Antonio Brown’s balloon arrival, and the law of diminishing returns:...
22:34, 08/05/2019

The Raiders Have Released Antonio Brown It’s finally over. After a seemingly endless month of drama that included nightmare feet, a global search for an acceptable helmet, plenty of missed practices, a heated argument with his GM, a video that may have used an illegal recording of his coach, a hefty fine and loss of $30 million in guarant...
18:34, 09/08/2019

The Raiders, believe it or not, are starting to look like a competent NFL team The team seemed in disarray when Antonio Brown was released last weekend, and Coach Jon Gruden was coming off a 4-12 season. But Monday’s season-opening win was full of promise....
03:34, 09/14/2019

Oakland Athletics' Mike Fiers collects second career no-hitter, blanks Cincinnati Reds The Athletics' Mike Fiers earned the second no-hitter of his career, blanking the Reds in a game delayed due to a stadium lighting issue.        ...
09:51, 05/08/2019

Raiders picked to be featured on ‘Hard Knocks’ ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — Oakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden will be a TV star once again. HBO announced Tuesday that the Raiders will be featured on the network’s “Hard Knocks” show in training camp this summer that gives a behind-the-scenes look at an NFL team. Gruden spent nine seaso...
03:17, 06/12/2019

Source: Martin likely to Raiders after Crowell loss Doug Martin, who led the Raiders with 723 rushing yards last season, is expected to re-sign with the team after Isaiah Crowell suffered a season-ending injury in workouts, a source told ESPN....
03:17, 05/02/2019

AB eager to rejoin Raiders after losing grievance An arbitrator was sympathetic to Antonio Brown's argument that he should be allowed to wear his old helmet but ultimately issued a "very kind denial."...
08:51, 08/13/2019

WR Brown takes umbrage with fines from Raiders Wide receiver Antonio Brown voiced his displeasure over social media after being fined $53,950 by the Oakland Raiders for skipping a mandatory walkthrough on Aug. 22 as well as a training camp session four days earlier....
21:00, 09/04/2019

No better time for bettors to buy into Jon Gruden’s Raiders hype LAS VEGAS — If there is a time to buy into Jon Gruden’s sales pitch, this is it. But ignore Gruden’s bluster when he talks about the Oakland Raiders rebuilding for a Super Bowl run because that’s not the point in August. Which coaches put a priority on winning in the NFL preseason? The answers......
22:00, 08/06/2019

Raiders to suspend Brown after Mayock altercation The Oakland Raiders plan to suspend wideout Antonio Brown after he "got into it" with general manager Mike Mayock, multiple outlets reported Thursday....
04:34, 09/06/2019

Raiders OL Jackson out 8 weeks with knee injury Oakland Raiders starting right guard Gabe Jackson will be sidelined about eight weeks after injuring his left knee during Thursday's joint practice with the Los Angeles Rams....
13:34, 08/09/2019

NFL notebook: Raiders create chaos before opener The Oakland Raiders plan to suspend wideout Antonio Brown after he "got into it" with general manager Mike Mayock, multiple outlets reported Thursday....
04:34, 09/06/2019

Raiders' Brown says he settled balcony incident Oakland Raiders receiver Antonio Brown announced Monday night that he has reached a settlement in an incident from April 2018 in which he allegedly yelled at security and threw items off a South Florida apartment balcony....
07:34, 07/09/2019

Raiders' Mayock: 'We're ready to ride' with Carr Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock doubled down on Derek Carr as the team's franchise quarterback after not selecting a signal-caller during the 2019 NFL Draft....
23:00, 04/29/2019

Raiders' Antonio Brown to Ben Roethlisberger: We were 'never friends' Oakland Raiders star wide receiver Antonio Brown responded to comments made by Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger, saying the two were "never friends."...
03:34, 08/28/2019

Cliff Branch, Raiders legend, dead at 71 Cliff Branch, one of the Raiders’ career-leading receivers who won three Super Bowls, has died. He was 71. Police in Bullhead City, Arizona, say Branch was found dead in a hotel room Saturday. They say an initial investigation revealed no foul play and that Branch died of natural causes. One o...
19:17, 08/04/2019

Jets claim Meander from Raiders in new GM’s 1st acquisition FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have claimed cornerback Montrel Meander off waivers from the Oakland Raiders. The move Wednesday marked the first player acquisition by new Jets general manager Joe Douglas. He said during his introductory news conference Tuesday that he would be actively ...
02:17, 06/13/2019

Brown arrives for Raiders' camp via hot air balloon "Is he OK? That's all I want to know," head coach Jon Gruden cracked at a news conference Friday. "I expect a lot more drama from No. 84. I really do."...
01:34, 07/27/2019

Las Vegas stadium for relocating Raiders gets Allegiant name A $1.9 billion stadium being built for the NFL's Oakland Raiders when the team moves to Las Vegas next year is being named for Allegiant Travel Co., team and company officials said Monday....
02:34, 08/07/2019

Raiders guard Jackson carted off with leg injury Raiders coach Jon Gruden was "concerned" after offensive lineman Gabe Jackson was injured during Thursday's practice with the Rams and had to be carted off....
03:34, 08/09/2019

Raiders' Jackson carted off with left leg injury Raiders coach Jon Gruden was "concerned" after offensive lineman Gabe Jackson was injured during Thursday's practice with the Rams and had to be carted off....
23:34, 08/08/2019

Raiders' Incognito docked 2 games for conduct Offensive lineman Richie Incognito has been suspended for the Raiders' first two regular-season games for violating the NFL's personal conduct policy....
23:34, 07/12/2019

NFL roundup: Raiders handle Rams in opener Mike Glennon and Nathan Peterman combined for 266 passing yards, and Peterman chipped in 56 rushing yards as the Oakland Raiders won their preseason opener 14-3 over the visiting Los Angeles Rams on Saturday night....
21:20, 08/11/2019

Report: Chef suing Raiders' Brown for $38.5K A chef filed a lawsuit against Oakland Raiders wideout Antonio Brown earlier this summer, alleging the receiver did not pay a bill of $38,521.20 during the 2018 Pro Bowl in Orlando, ESPN reported Wednesday....
07:00, 08/15/2019

Masked raiders rob German cafe with a machine gun A coffee shop in the town of Oberursel in central Germany has been robbed by five people armed with a machine gun. The group attacked customers with pepper spray before stealing thousands of euros....
12:00, 05/06/2019

Raiders deliver convincing Antonio Brown response: ‘Get over it’ OAKLAND, Calif. — The night started with Raiders fans derisively chanting at former disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown and ended with coach Jon Gruden celebrating a victory in the Black Hole. The saga that consumed the football world for days didn’t hamper the Raiders a bit. Derek Carr threw a...
09:51, 09/10/2019

Raiders rookie RB Jacobs flashes in brief preseason moment Rookie Josh Jacobs flashed in what figures to be the only series he plays in the entire preseason for the Oakland Raiders       ...
15:34, 08/20/2019

Gruden challenges Antonio Brown during Raiders offseason Antonio Brown's credentials were well established long before he arrived in Oakland as the Raiders new No. 1 receiver after six straight 100-catch seasons in Pittsburgh        ...
14:17, 05/29/2019

Raiders' stadium cost in Vegas soars to $1.9 billion The high stakes for building an NFL stadium for the Raiders in Las Vegas continues to rise with the latest cost estimate now coming in at $1.9 billion, according to the Las Vegas Review-Journal....
01:00, 07/20/2019

Antonio Brown lands with Patriots after Raiders chaos That didn’t take long. Antonio Brown and the Patriots agreed to a one-year, $15 million contract Saturday, according to ESPN, just hours after the Raiders released the 31-year-old superstar wide receiver. Brown — who won’t be permitted to play in the Pats’ Week 1 matchup agai...
03:51, 09/08/2019

Report: WR Brown joins Patriots after Raiders release Wide receiver Antonio Brown agreed to a contract with the New England Patriots on Saturday just hours after being released by the Oakland Raiders, ESPN reported....
05:17, 09/08/2019

Raiders Of The North Sea Is A Really Good Digital Board Game As I’ve recently put on record here, I think Tokaido is the best digital board game. Its stay at the top might be short-lived, though, because Raiders of the North Sea, out this week on PC, Switch and mobile, is very good....
05:17, 08/02/2019

Raiders sign RB Doug Martin, release TE Lee Smith ALAMEDA, Calif. (AP) — The Oakland Raiders are bringing back free agent running back Doug Martin for a second season. The Raiders also released tight end Lee Smith and signed five draft picks to contracts Thursday. Oakland finalized the deal with the 30-year-old Martin after Isaiah Crowell reportedl...
04:00, 05/03/2019

Raiders Give Richie Incognito His, What, 50th Chance Offensive lineman Richie Incognito, last with the Buffalo Bills, retired before the 2018 season and said his liver and kidneys were “shutting down.” Today the Oakland Raiders convinced him to return to football and take a one-year, prove-it deal. What that means is that if the signing doesn’t work o...
00:51, 05/29/2019

Sources: AB eyed advice to expedite Raiders exit Antonio Brown sought advice from professional social media consultants for ideas on how to accelerate his release from the Oakland Raiders, sources told ESPN....
20:00, 09/08/2019

Reports: Raiders WR Brown loses second grievance hearing Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown still can't convince the NFL that he should be able to wear an out-of-code helmet, losing a second grievance hearing on the matter, according to multiple reports....
02:34, 08/26/2019

Antonio Brown avoids suspension as Raiders fold All is forgiven. Antonio Brown will play for the Raiders on Monday night against the Broncos, coach Jon Gruden said Friday, a stunning turnaround from 24 hours earlier, when it was believed the team was going to suspend Brown over a tirade against general manager Mike Mayock. According to ESPN, Brow...
03:34, 09/07/2019

Report: Raiders G Jackson (knee) to miss at least six weeks Oakland Raiders right guard Gabe Jackson is expected to miss at least six weeks with a knee injury suffered Thursday in a joint practice with the Los Angeles Rams, NFL Network's Tom Pelissero reported....
20:17, 08/09/2019

Guy Fieri to feed Area 51 raiders with ‘Radioactive Ribs’ The Mayor of Flavortown is gearing up for a close encounter of the food kind. Guy Fieri announced on Twitter Wednesday that he’ll be taking part in the viral Facebook event “Storm Area 51, They Can’t Stop All of Us” — and he’s bringing BBQ. “Workin’ on some...
20:17, 07/17/2019

Antonio Brown released by Raiders following ‘release me’ Instagram Former Oakland Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown was released just before opening week following a series of social media posts that highlighted his frustration with the organization. This comes after the Raiders revoked a large portion of his contract that was originally guaranteed money....
23:18, 09/07/2019

Report: Raiders WR Brown issues 'emotional apology' to team Wide receiver Antonio Brown approached Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock while he was watching practice to initiate the exchange that led to the men being physically separated on Wednesday, ESPN and NFL Network reported Friday....
19:00, 09/06/2019

Seahawks inquired about Antonio Brown before Patriots signed ex-Raiders WR The New England Patriots weren't alone in their interest on Antonio Brown, as one of their former Super Bowl opponents also looked into the WR.       ...
02:17, 09/10/2019

Raiders GM: Time for Antonio Brown to be ‘all-in or all-out,’ get past helmet issue After the NFL shot down Brown's plan to use a slightly more recent model of his favored helmet, the wide receiver stayed away from Oakland's training camp....
14:51, 08/19/2019

Brown set to play for Raiders after summer of frostbite, fallouts and fines Star receiver reported to have clashed with GM this weekBrown yet to play game for Oakland since arrival from SteelersOakland Raiders coach Jon Gruden said star wide receiver Antonio Brown is back with the team and is expected to play the season opener after a run-in with general manager Mike Mayock...
22:00, 09/06/2019

Raiders bring dysfunction to ‘Hard Knocks’ in dream come true It’s the “Hard Knocks” we’ve all been hoping for. On Monday, the Oakland Raiders made it official, announcing coach Jon Gruden’s misfit crew will star in the all-access HBO show. Football fans have long-wanted an inside look at the machinations of the weirdly run franch...
04:34, 06/12/2019

The Raiders Fined Antonio Brown $54K For Missing Practices And He's Pissed Antonio Brown’s reality show of an offseason is nearly over, and within a week, a summer of foot drama, helmet drama, and lawn drama will give way to actual football. Before we get there, though, there are some final details to wrap up, such as the revelation that the Raiders fined the receiver $13,...
22:00, 09/04/2019

Antonio Brown celebrates Raiders release in surreal new video If the Patriots don’t work out, maybe Antonio Brown should give Hollywood his best shot. For the second time in as many days, the seven-time Pro Bowler posted a video to YouTube, with Saturday’s 49-second bit purportedly featuring the moment Brown found out the Raiders had released him earlier in th...
03:51, 09/08/2019

Reports: RB Crowell tears Achilles, Raiders re-sign Martin Oakland Raiders running back Isaiah Crowell suffered a torn Achilles tendon on Tuesday and is out for the season, ESPN's Adam Schefter reported on Wednesday....
00:00, 05/02/2019

Can the Raiders' revamped (and massive) O-line protect Derek Carr? The Raiders are hoping that bigger means better when it comes to the offensive line's effectiveness in protecting quarterback Derek Carr this season....
18:17, 08/28/2019

Raiders get desperate to bring back Keelan Doss from Jaguars So, you actually can go home again. Even after getting kicked out of the house. After Oakland cut local feel-good story Keelan Doss – the breakout star of this season’s “Hard Knocks” – they plucked him off the Jaguars’ practice squad and brought him back to California. The Raiders ...
20:51, 09/09/2019

Raiders place RB Doug Martin on IR, sign DT Corey Liuget The Oakland Raiders have placed running back Doug Martin on injured reserve and signed former Los Angeles Chargers defensive tackle Corey Liuget       ...
23:34, 08/25/2019

Jerry Rice: Antonio Brown lied to me in Raiders deception Antonio Brown’s purported deception upset Jerry Rice. As Brown’s Raiders exit and Patriots signing unfolded Saturday, the Hall of Fame receiver tweeted that Brown “had us all fooled.” Rice further stated his case Monday while on 95.7 The Game, saying Brown wanted to join the Patriots all...
06:51, 09/10/2019

Antonio Brown returns to Raiders, plans to play opener Star receiver Antonio Brown returned to the Oakland Raiders on Friday after a one-day absence and is set to play the season opener after apologizing following a run-in with general manager Mike Mayock that had put him in jeopardy of being suspended....
15:34, 09/07/2019

Antonio Brown’s Raiders drama starts with arrival on hot air balloon Antonio Brown marked the beginning of his Raiders tenure with an over-the-top arrival. Brown, who was traded from Pittsburgh to Oakland during the offseason, flew in a hot air balloon over Napa Valley to get to his first training camp with his new team. “Is he OK? That’s all I want to kn...
19:51, 07/27/2019

Raiders rookie S Abram to miss season with shoulder injury Oakland Raiders rookie safety Johnathan Abram will be placed on injured reserve after injuring his shoulder in the season opener       ...
01:00, 09/12/2019

Antonio Brown Facing Discipline From Raiders as Season Begins A fresh round of drama involving the talented wide receiver could put his guaranteed $30.1 million with the Raiders in jeopardy. The team could also suspend him for up to four games....
00:00, 09/06/2019

Raiders GM Mike Mayock defends Richie Incognito signing The Oakland Raiders signed veteran offensive lineman Richie Incognito despite a litany of off-field incidents, and GM Mike Mayock defended the move.        ...
00:00, 05/29/2019

Kelechi Osemele could go from Raiders collateral damage to Jets savior As the Jets get close to training camp, I am examining the roster and giving you my top 25 players. Each weekday, we will reveal another person on the list, leading right into camp. I am not including rookies on this list because I do not feel it is possible to fully evaluate them before......
00:17, 07/18/2019

Raiders reportedly suspend Antonio Brown after 'screaming match' with GM Receiver could face up to four-game suspension from teamOakland are due to start season against Broncos on MondayThe increasingly fractious relationship between the Oakland Raiders and their star wide receiver Antonio Brown has reportedly led to an altercation between the player and the team’s gener...
20:00, 09/05/2019

NFL notebook: Pats, Raiders reportedly were unaware of AB civil matter Neither the New England Patriots nor the Oakland Raiders were aware of rape allegations involving Antonio Brown until a civil sexual-assault lawsuit was filed by Britney Taylor, ESPN reported Thursday....
15:35, 09/13/2019

Antonio Brown And The Raiders Have Conspired To Ruin Every Goddamn Thing Let us start with a hearty LOL. The Oakland Raiders traded for downfield savant Antonio Brown during the offseason, handed him $30-plus million in guaranteed money, and now stand ready to piss that investment away in the quickest, most Raiders-like fashion possible. Adam Schefter is now reporting th...
20:00, 09/05/2019

Explanation for Antonio Brown’s mangled feet may be Raiders worry This would’ve been one cold burn. Antonio Brown has been hampered during his first training camp with the Raiders because of what appears to be blistered feet. According to NFL analyst Chris Simms, Brown burned his feet in a cryotherapy machine and they became frostbitten from not using the co...
22:00, 08/06/2019

Raiders GM Mike Mayock now on the other side of NFL Network draft analysis Ex-Ravens GM Ozzie Newsome to new Raiders GM Mike Mayock who left TV: "... having an opinion is a hell of a lot easier than making a decision."        ...
04:17, 04/29/2019

The best Twitter reactions to Antonio Brown’s impending Raiders suspension The Antonio Brown saga took a turn for the worse on Thursday, when news broke that the star wide receiver is expected to be suspended after an argument with Raiders general manager Mike Mayock about fines he received for missing practice and a walkthrough. It’s been a bumpy five months for Raiders f...
22:01, 09/05/2019

Raiders beat Broncos 24-16 in 1st game after Brown's release Derek Carr threw a touchdown pass on the opening drive of the season, rookie Josh Jacobs ran for two scores and the Oakland Raiders responded to a tumultuous week surrounding former receiver Antonio Brown by beating the Denver Broncos 24-16       ...
09:51, 09/10/2019

Antonio Brown returns to Raiders after absence for frostbitten feet "I'm extremely grateful to be here," Brown said during a short news conference Tuesday. "I've been dealing with a lot of adversity. I'm excited to be back and see my teammates and get in the groove of things."...
10:51, 08/14/2019

Raiders suspending Antonio Brown after blowup with GM Mike Mayock The Antonio Brown drama just went to a whole new level. Brown, the star wide receiver the Raiders acquired from the Steelers, is going to be suspended by the team after he got into an argument on Wednesday with general manager Mike Mayock about being fined, according to ESPN. Brown had to be held ba...
22:01, 09/05/2019

Suspended former Steelers, Raiders WR Martavis Bryant to apply for reinstatement Suspended former Pittsburgh Steelers and Oakland Raiders wide receiver Martavis Bryant said that he plans to apply for reinstatement in the coming weeks....
03:17, 05/07/2019

Nathan Peterman runs and throws, Raiders beat Rams 14-3 Nathan Peterman scrambled 50 yards to set up his only touchdown throw and the Oakland Raiders beat the Los Angeles Rams 14-3 in the preseason opener for both teams       ...
15:00, 08/11/2019

Antonio Brown facing possible suspension or release from Raiders after incident with GM Brown and Mayock had to be separated Wednesday after the wide receiver complained about the team on social media. The team's options include suspending or releasing him....
00:34, 09/06/2019

Antonio Brown signs with New England Patriots hours after Raiders cut him Wide receiver Antonio Brown signed with the New England Patriots Saturday, hours after he was cut by the Oakland Raiders before ever playing a game for the team....
00:18, 09/08/2019

Raiders CB Gareon Conley taken off field on stretcher after neck injury vs. Broncos Oakland Raiders cornerback Gareon Conley has been taken off the field strapped to a stretcher after being hit in the head by teammate Johnathan Abram.       ...
09:51, 09/10/2019

Raiders' Antonio Brown threatens to quit football over new helmet: reports Antonio Brown, the Oakland Raiders' mercurial wide receiver, is reportedly threatening to quit football if he is not allowed to wear his old helmet, according to reports....
22:51, 08/10/2019

Report: Raiders WR Brown issues 'emotional apology,' might play Monday Wide receiver Antonio Brown approached Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock while he was watching practice to initiate the exchange that led to the men being physically separated on Wednesday, ESPN and NFL Network reported Friday....
06:34, 09/07/2019

Antonio Brown returns to Raiders amid helmet tiff, per reports One day after being called out by Raiders GM Mike Mayock, wide receiver Antonio Brown decided to rejoin the team as he looks for a helmet solution.       ...
21:51, 08/19/2019

NFL game a ‘rip-off’; Manitoba fans disappointed by Raiders and Packers pre-season bout Local fans and personalities say Thursday's NFL pre-season match between the Oakland Raiders and the Green Bay Packers at IG Field was disappointing, although the province's premier had kinder words....
23:34, 08/23/2019

Raiders RB Isaiah Crowell suffers torn Achilles, out for season, per reports Oakland's running back depth has already taken a hit this offseason, as Isaiah Crowell is now expected to miss the season with a torn Achilles.        ...
21:34, 05/01/2019

Raiders’ Antonio Brown denies he planned to quit over helmet fiasco Antonio Brown is almost ready to return to the field. And according to the Raiders star receiver, he never threatened to leave it. Brown, who has yet to suit up for Oakland due to a cryotherapy incident which left him with frostbitten feet, disputed an ESPN report that he considered sitting out if h...
01:00, 08/17/2019

Raiders move on from Antonio Brown drama with season-opening win vs. Broncos The Oakland Raiders capped a tumultuous week with a victory over the Denver Broncos in their season opener on Monday Night Football.       ...
09:51, 09/10/2019

Raiders’ horseback riders steal show in ‘Hard Knocks’ premiere The Antonio Brown saga may be one of the biggest storylines of “Hard Knocks” with the Oakland Raiders this season, but rookie safety Johnathan Abram became the talk of Twitter during Tuesday’s premiere on HBO. Abram, this year’s 27th overall pick out of Mississippi State, kicked off the debut episod...
08:34, 08/07/2019

Raiders safety Johnathan Abram headed to injured reserve list Oakland Raiders rookie safety Johnathan Abram is expected to be placed on injured reserve due to injuries he sustained during a Week 1 win against the Denver Broncos....
21:34, 09/11/2019

Raiders ram van into Chelsea Hermès store before fleeing with handbags and jewellery worth thousands Raiders smashed a van into a Hermès store in Chelsea, escaping with designer handbags and jewellery worth thousands in the exclusive district's latest ram-raid....
20:34, 08/08/2019

Opinion: Antonio Brown saga must leave Raiders with deep regret for teaming up with WR The Raiders haven't even kicked off their season, yet Antonio Brown's future with the team looks uncertain. How did it all go south so quickly?       ...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Raiders Void Antonio Brown's Guaranteed Money, So He Finally Demands That They Release Him It was always going to get even worse. While Jon Gruden helplessly did his best to write a happy ending to the saga with his clearly frustrated receiver Antonio Brown by laughing off a taped phone call released by Brown and saying yesterday that Brown will avoid a suspension for Crackergate, it was ...
18:34, 09/08/2019

Raiders quarterback Derek Carr buys Las Vegas home next to coach Jon Gruden Derek Carr bought an under-construction home in the Las Vegas area that will make him next-door neighbors with his coach, Jon Gruden.       ...
17:00, 08/05/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ charged with murder of baby they allegedly ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb were charged Thursday in the death of the newborn. Clarisa Figueroa, 46, and her daughter Desiree Figueroa, 24, were already charged for the first-degree murder of 19-year-old Marlen Ochoa-Lopez, whose ...
12:00, 07/19/2019

Raiders, Packers play on 80-yard field in Canada after safety concerns in end zones Don’t blame the Oakland Raiders and Green Bay Packers if they gave a less-than-100-percent effort in Thursday night’s NFL preseason game: The field was only 80 yards long....
13:34, 08/23/2019

Antonio Brown called Raiders GM Mike Mayock a ‘cracker’ in heated confrontation Antonio Brown called Raiders general manager Mike Mayock a “cracker” in their heated confrontation on Wednesday, ESPN.com reported. Brown — upset with fines for missing practices — initiated the run-in and unleashed a barrage of curses at Mayock, who tried to defuse the situation. “...
03:34, 09/07/2019

‘Womb Raiders’ plead not guilty to murder of baby ripped from pregnant teen The women who allegedly slaughtered a pregnant Chicago teenager and ripped the baby from her womb pleaded not guilty on Monday to the death of the newborn. The baby, Yovanny Jadiel Lopez, died weeks after Clarisa Figueroa, 49, and her 24-year-old daughter Desiree Figueroa allegedly cut him from his ...
10:17, 08/20/2019

Patriots, Raiders unaware of Antonio Brown lawsuit as discussions were ongoing: report The New England Patriots and the Oakland Raiders were reportedly unaware Antonio Brown and his representatives were in discussions over the last few months and agreed to keep those talks confidential before the star’s former personal trainer filed a civil lawsuit against him this week....
02:34, 09/14/2019

Raiders plan to suspend Antonio Brown after WR's exchange with GM Mike Mayock Antonio Brown got into a confrontation with Raiders general manager Mike Mayock, and the team now plans to discipline the star receiver.       ...
01:00, 09/06/2019

Opinion: Jon Gruden, Raiders send dangerous message by enabling Antonio Brown In welcoming back Antonio Brown to the Raiders, Jon Gruden undermined his own message of accountability to his various players.       ...
01:34, 09/07/2019

Sportwatch: North Melbourne smash Collingwood, Eels beat Raiders and more – as it happened Cricket World Cup: New Zealand v AustraliaSuper Rugby: Crusaders win epic semi-finalAFL: Swans beat Suns; Roos beat Pies; Dogs beat PowerNRL: Knights beat Broncos; Eels beat Raiders 1.25pm BST Thank you all for your company this evening. It’s time for me to log off for the night and savour another s...
16:34, 06/29/2019

Star wideout Antonio Brown, cut by Raiders, joins Patriots in shock move Patriots pick up All-Pro wideout on day he’s put by RaidersSurprise moves put end to on-again-off-again melodramaBrown’s release voids more than $29m in guaranteed money Antonio Brown agreed to terms with the New England Patriots hours after the Oakland Raiders cut him, going from the NFL’s cellar t...
13:34, 09/08/2019

Raiders sending strong message to Antonio Brown: ‘Actions speak louder’ No Antonio Brown, no problem. At least for now. The Raiders struck first Monday night in their Week 1 matchup against the Broncos, capping of an impressive 77-yard drive with a Derek Carr touchdown pass to newly minted go-to receiver Tyrell Williams. Oakland desperately needed to make a statement at...
06:51, 09/10/2019

Antonio Brown airs out frustration with Raiders, posts fine letter to Instagram After clashing with the Raiders regarding a helmet issue, Antonio Brown posted a letter from the team informing of his fines.       ...
04:34, 09/05/2019

Raiders WR Antonio Brown forming bonds with Derek Carr, Vontaze Burfict Oakland star receiver Antonio Brown heaped praise on Raiders quarterback Derek Carr and revealed how he's getting along with former rival and linebacker Vontaze Burfict....
07:17, 05/29/2019

Packers-Raiders Preseason Game Played On 80-Yard Field Due To CFL Goalpost Issue Thursday night’s Packers-Raiders game is being played in Winnipeg, at the home of the Blue Bombers of the Canadian Football League. Suited though the stadium may be for Canadian gridiron football, it turns out the field is not up to the job of hosting an NFL game, not without screwing around with t...
07:34, 08/23/2019

Antonio Brown and Derek Carr’s sons give adorable Raiders preview It runs in the family. As Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr and new star receiver Antonio Brown hit the field for training camp, their kids want a piece of the action. Brown posted an adorable video on Twitter Sunday night showing his son, 4-year-old Ali Brown, sporting a silver Raiders helmet,...
19:17, 07/29/2019

Oakland Athletics pitcher Liam Hendriks on Warriors: 'They treated us like (expletive)' Athletics pitcher Liam Hendriks isn't sad the Golden State Warriors are leaving Oakland. "They treated us like (expletive)" he said.       ...
22:51, 08/29/2019

Oakland City Council looks to decriminalize 'magic mushrooms' after Denver vote The Oakland City Council will vote June 4, possibly setting a psilocybin ruling precedent that activists feel could echo nationwide.        ...
18:17, 06/02/2019

Watch: Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs lead Raiders over Broncos in season opener Quarterback Derek Carr and rookie running back Josh Jacobs teamed up to lead the Oakland Raiders over the Denver Broncos in a season-opening AFC West matchup in Oakland....
21:51, 09/10/2019

Antonio Brown avoids suspension as Raiders plan to play receiver in opening game The Raiders plan to have Antonio Brown in the lineup after all despite reports of a heated confrontation with general manager Mike Mayock.       ...
23:34, 09/06/2019

Raiders WR Antonio Brown files grievance, seeks to wear helmet not certified by NFL, NFLPA Oakland Raiders receiver Antonio Brown has filed a grievance, seeking to wear a helmet that is more than 10 years old and banned by the NFL.       ...
02:17, 08/10/2019

Watch: Derek Carr, Josh Jacobs lead Raiders over Broncos in season-opener Quarterback Derek Carr and rookie running back Josh Jacobs teamed up to lead the Oakland Raiders over the Denver Broncos in a season-opening AFC West matchup in Oakland....
14:17, 09/10/2019

Opinion: The Raiders did their part — now it's time for Derek Carr to step his game up Surrounded by an upgraded roster and armed with greater familiarity and confidence, Raiders QB Derek Carr needs to regain difference-maker form.       ...
02:17, 08/10/2019

Celebrity chef files lawsuit against Raiders' Antonio Brown over unpaid $38,000 bill Celebrity chef Stefano Tedeschi filed a lawsuit against Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown on July 29 in a Florida court for a breach of contract.       ...
23:34, 08/15/2019

Raiders WR Antonio Brown's frostbite joins list of most bizarre recent sports injuries Antonio Brown has missed part of Raiders training camp due to a bizarre frostbite injury ... which got us thinking about some other weird ways athletes have gotten hurt....
06:34, 08/08/2019

Can they handle the Las Vegas strip? Raiders' looming move weighed on draft decisions Expectations for the newest Oakland Raiders players goes beyond football matters as the franchise’s big move to Las Vegas looms.        ...
13:51, 05/02/2019

James Harden and his 'lucky charm' have Rockets poised to make noise in Oakland in Game 5 What a difference two games make. The Rockets - and reigning MVP James Harden - head back to Oakland brimming with confidence in classic NBA playoff.        ...
22:00, 05/07/2019

This Ball Was Called In Then Out Then In John Isner had his second match point over Jordan Thompson, at 6-5 in the third-set tiebreak of their Rogers Cup match, when a Thompson forehand landed somewhere near the left sideline, well out of Isner’s reach. There was no call from the linespeople or ump; Isner used his last remaining challenge....
07:00, 08/07/2019

What A Foul Ball Can Do Laura Cusik and her husband Richard loved baseball. They loved it so much for so long that it became a part of their marriage. When they had kids, they taught them to love the game, too: to root for the home team (the Braves), and learn the players names, and to stretch in the seventh inning. They w...
19:17, 06/27/2019

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – as it happened Super Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions; Port down Dockers 10.32am BST Final thoughtsOr maybe that should be finals thoughts. A weekend of sliding up and down ladders leaves the Bulld...
15:34, 08/25/2019

Sportwatch: Tigers beat Lions, Raiders fall to Sea Eagles, Port smash Dockers and more – live! Any thoughts? Email richard.gadsby.casual@guardian.co.ukSuper Netball - Magpies reach finals with derby winNRL - Storm survive Titans scare; Manly hold on in CanberraAFL - Bulldogs reach finals; Tigers beat Lions 10.15am BST And the final siren sounds on the home-and-away season. A strong finish to ...
11:34, 08/25/2019

Every Dragon Ball Character, Together Christopher Cayco is an illustrator and artist who figured sure, why the hell not, let’s put every single character from Dragon Ball, Dragon Ball Z, Dragon Ball Super and Dragon Ball GT in a single drawing....
06:51, 06/06/2019

The sun is a big ball of plasma, but does it rotate? It seems like the sun is mostly stationary, but it does actually rotate, just in a completely different way from Earth.        ...
18:51, 04/29/2019

The Fiver | Ten manly men behind the ball Sign up now! Sign up now! Sign up now? Sign up now!Poor Frank Lampard. There he was on his flight to Istanbul, ready to settle down and plan his tactics for the Super Pot clash with Liverpool, when he heard tutting from the person behind him. It sounded like familiar tutting and he could feel his st...
20:34, 08/14/2019

This Is Not The Best Way To Try And Catch A Home-Run Ball Every baseball fan who buys tickets in the outfield dreams of exactly one thing: catching a home run ball hit by Seattle Mariners catcher Tom Murphy. With that goal so close to his grasp in the fifth inning of Monday night’s Royals-Mariners game, it’s understandable that an overexcited Ichiro suppor...
17:34, 06/18/2019

Antonio Brown asks for 'release' in Instagram post after Raiders reportedly void $30 million in guaranteed money Rick Scuteri/AP Antonio Brown asked for the Oakland Raiders to "release" him in an Instagram post. Brown's post comes after reports that the team had voided $30 million in guaranteed money on his contract due to conduct detrimental to the team. It's been a wild week for Brown and the Raiders, and n...
00:51, 09/08/2019

If it's Israeli independence day, it must be paddle ball As Israelis mark their independence day, the "ting-dong" sound of paddle ball being played on beaches is as much a part of the celebratory noise as the crackle of fireworks....
17:51, 05/08/2019

LaVar Ball is in denial — even about Lonzo The website has been down for months, their co-founder is in legal trouble and the athlete most connected to the Big Baller Brand recently said it was “demolished.” But according to LaVar Ball, everything is fine. LaVar defended the status of his upstart apparel company and downplayed hi...
17:34, 09/06/2019

Jim Bouton never let ‘Ball Four’ repercussions ruin him This was during the last and most brutal baseball strike, on an August afternoon in the terrible hot summer of 1994. Baseball was on most people’s hit list, which is the reason I’d gotten in my car and driven to a ballpark in Newburgh, N.Y. Jim Bouton was appearing there that night. It seemed the......
14:17, 07/11/2019

There's a new 'Super Monkey Ball' game is on its way A new Super Monkey Ball game will be arriving later this year -- at least, it will in Japan. Game developer Famtisu confirmed this week in a blog post that a new entry in the popular series will be available for PC, PlayStation 4 and Nintendo Switch.......
22:00, 07/16/2019

Ball boy collapses in Wimbledon scare Not everyone can withstand the intense summer heat. During the first day at Wimbledon, a ball boy collapsed while working Court 11 as Feliciano Lopez took on Marcos Giron. The court is located in an area with no surrounding shade. While the heat only climbed to about 71 degrees Fahrenheit, the extre...
21:34, 07/01/2019

Sun’s solar wind recreated in lab with aid of Big Red Ball Enlarge / The Big Red Ball is pictured in Sterling Hall at the University of Wisconsin-Madison on Oct. 2, 2017. There is no word on whether or not the Big Red Ball contains an unknown glowing green substance which fell to earth, presumably from outer space. (Though it probably does not. Probably.) (...
19:00, 08/23/2019

‘Just Come Out and Say It’: Players Want Answers on the Changing Ball The numbers show that the baseball used in the majors is flying farther than before. While M.L.B. insists it wasn’t intentional, players just want to know how — and why — it happened....
00:34, 07/10/2019

Anthony Santander Threw A Ball Sideways, Somehow Conceded: It is extremely rude that, after Saturday’s loss spurred a blog making fun of the Orioles, Sunday’s thrilling comeback win results in ... a blog making fun of the Orioles. But if you can’t abide being rude to the O’s when they do something like this, then we can’t be friends....
01:18, 08/13/2019

$800 ball python stolen from Florence pet store WCPO FLORENCE, Ky. (WCPO)– Police in Northern Kentucky say that the people caught on camera stealing a python from a pet store could face felony charges. After popping the lock, a male and female are seen on camera sneaking away with Petland Florence’s priciest python. The snake cost abo...
22:00, 06/28/2019

Former UA standout Ryan Luther playing pro ball TUCSON – Former U of A forward Ryan Luther has just signed a pro contract with a basketball team in Latvia. Here’s more from Tuesday’s sportscast:...
23:00, 08/14/2019

Outlook not so good: why we really don't need a Magic 8 ball movie Mega-producer Jason Blum, whose credits include Get Out and Whiplash, is making a film based on a mysterious toy, an idea that isn’t worth playing withJason Blum is on a hell of a roll right now. More or less everything he touches turns to gold. In Paranormal Activity, he produced the most profitabl...
10:51, 06/05/2019

Yes, You Can Use a Soccer Ball as an Air Suspension but It’s a Dumb Idea Lots of automakers these days offer air suspensions, which basically consist of an airbag at each corner, a reservoir, a compressor, and lines between them. There’s also a damper, control arms, and other suspension-y bits, but the main parts are the air springs, which are just bags of air. So is a ...
02:00, 07/24/2019

Fan hospitalized after being hit by foul ball at Dodger Stadium A baseball fan was hospitalized after she was whacked in the head by a foul ball from star slugger Cody Bellinger at Dodger Stadium on Sunday. The young woman, whose name was not released, was struck during the bottom of the first inning in the game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and the Colorado R...
19:00, 06/24/2019

For These Tennis Pros, (Basket)ball Is Life A lasting love of the hardwood is evident on the hardcourt for tennis players like John Isner, who has made dribbling the ball part of his pre-serve routine....
05:17, 08/29/2019

The Londoner: Boris hits Al with wrecking ball wit When Boris Johnson and Alastair Campbell met Miley Cyrus/ Theresa and Gavin give a final pep talk/ Dynamo's lofty confession/ Werner Herzog's hidden talent...
01:51, 07/25/2019

Looking Back on Dragon Ball Z's Best Filler Episode When the Dragon Ball Z anime premiered in April of 1989, it was a mere six months behind its Dragon Ball manga source material. For a show that aired every single weekday without fail, this wasn’t much of a gap to fill. It was important to the Dragon Ball Z showrunners that the anime storyline nev...
20:00, 08/25/2019

Kyrgios won't apologize for aiming ball at Nadal At his postmatch news conference, Nick Kyrgios wouldn't apologize for trying to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball Thursday. Nadal moved on to the third round at Wimbledon with a four-set victory....
02:00, 07/05/2019

| ICC clear England's Plunkett of ball-tampering England fast bowler Liam Plunkett has been cleared by the ICC following allegations he may have tampered with the ball during the second ODI against Pakistan....
00:51, 05/13/2019

"We Have Set Ball Rolling For New India," Says Nirmala Sitharaman Budget 2019 live: Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman is speaking on the Union Budget 2019 in parliament. "We have set the ball rolling for a new India," she said as she opened her speech. This is the......
08:51, 07/05/2019

The Juiced Ball Is Going To Mess With MLB's Already Messed-Up Market “Juiced” feels like the wrong word to describe what’s going on with the baseballs currently being put in play and mashed over fences in MLB. Not because what it’s describing isn’t real—it’s real all right—but because it makes it seem like the balls themselves have been injected with some kind of hom...
03:51, 09/11/2019

Boy, 10, charged with assault after beaning classmate with a ball It is alleged that the 10-year-old took the ball and intentionally threw it with force, causing the 9-year-old to suffer a concussion.        ...
14:17, 07/31/2019

LaMelo Ball commits to play in Australian NBL LaMelo Ball, the No. 21 prospect in the ESPN 100 class of 2019, will join ESPN No. 5 prospect RJ Hampton as American teenagers going to Australia's NBL....
01:51, 06/18/2019

Barcelona shows it can also thrive without ball possession MADRID (AP) — The protagonist is the same as always, and much of the supporting players were there as usual. The main difference for Lionel Messi and his Barcelona teammates this time was the coach. Barcelona has reinvented itself under Ernesto Valverde, showing it can change its style when needed a...
15:17, 05/02/2019

Golfers in war of words after caddie's mom hit by stray ball His drive hit his playing partner's caddie's mom, but Kyle Stanley's refusal to shout "fore" sparked a war of words in the Open at Royal Portrush Friday....
20:17, 07/20/2019

Texas Rangers fan hit by foul ball, goes to hospital A Texas Rangers fan was taken to the hospital after being hit by a foul ball during a game against the Detroit Tigers at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas....
20:34, 08/05/2019

Texas softball pitcher ‘doing well’ after getting hit in face with ball This was a painful victory for the Texas Longhorn softball team. Texas pitcher Miranda Elish took a throw to the face in the second inning of the Longhorns’ 7-5 comeback victory over host Alabama at in Friday’s NCAA softball super regional game in Tuscaloosa. Elish was helped off the fie...
09:17, 05/25/2019

This Kawhi Leonard Ball Fake Is Hypnotic Kawhi Leonard has been doing a lot that’s reminiscent of Michael Jordan. The raw scoring—Leonard is up to 31.4 points per game this postseason—the shimmying midrange work, the perimeter defense. Add a new entry to the list: ball fakes only possible with enormous mitts. Check out this possession in G...
01:17, 05/25/2019

MLB players asking for more safety netting after young fan hit by ball What I'm Hearing: Bob Nightengale says that after a young fan was hit by a foul ball more players are demanding safety netting at MLB parks.        ...
20:17, 05/30/2019

Why Microsoft could be dropping the ball on software piracy Search for “cheap microsoft office” on Bing, Microsoft’s own search engine and you might be surprised to see what gets displayed. Outside the usual Microsoft adverts and search results are a bunch of websites all vying for your attention.An advert pointing to Getmsoffice.com als...
18:00, 07/18/2019

T-Ball Child Elevates Bat Flip To Deadly Art This young T-baller identified as Abelardo served up a mighty hit, circled around to find a target, and flung his bat directly toward the cameraman, briefly staring him down before trotting off to first base. Max Muncy could maybe learn a thing or two from him....
23:51, 06/21/2019

Ball Boy Encapsulates Mets Fandom A Little Too Neatly The Mets, not too long ago baseball’s hottest team, gave back a little of their late-summer mojo in a recent series loss to the Braves, and find themselves still tantalizingly outside of the second NL Wild Card spot. They’re still whole worlds better than they were in the first half, and as a result...
12:00, 08/22/2019

ESPN is done giving airtime to LaVar Ball It appears the LaVar Ball show is coming to an end. At least, for ESPN, that is. The Ball patriarch won’t receive any more air time on any ESPN platform heading forward, according to The Athletic. When asked if Ball would be used as an on-air guest, an on-the-record source, or will have any other......
06:00, 06/20/2019

Russia says it wants a relationship with US on energy but 'ball not in our court' The International Energy Agency expects America to become the world's leading oil exporter, with its shale boom keeping a lid on the crude futures that OPEC and its allies hope to boost....
11:17, 09/13/2019

Tucsonan dies in ATV rollover, brother dies in rollover searching for him ECKELSON, N.D. (AP) – A North Dakota man has died in an ATV crash while searching for his brother, who was killed in a similar crash about 10 minutes earlier. Authorities say the brothers were driving all-terrain vehicles to a farm near Eckelson on Friday night. Forty-three-year-old Kyle Foste...
13:34, 09/09/2019

Deontay Wilder on Saturday night's opponent: 'If he dies, he dies' Deontay Wilder is eager for Saturday's fight against Dominic Breazeale after the two had a post-fight altercation in February 2017.        ...
18:51, 05/15/2019

Foul ball strikes fan in the head at Dodgers Stadium The unnamed fan stayed in her seat for about 15 minutes before she was taken to the hospital for precautionary tests. Cody Bellinger, who hit the foul ball, checked on her between innings....
21:00, 06/24/2019

India is already the big winner from the Cricket World Cup even before a ball has been bowled The Cricket World Cup is one of the biggest sporting events this year. Host nation England start the tournament as favorites, but India is hoping to not only take home the trophy, but a big share of the returns....
15:00, 05/29/2019

Player Recreates The Dragon Ball Z Opening With No Man's Sky Footage The No Man’s Sky community is full of creative players doing interesting things with the game, like making a rudimentary version of Rocket League. One player used footage and assets from the game to recreate the classic opening for Dragon Ball Z, and it’s hilarious....
16:17, 08/30/2019

LaMelo Ball to play in Australia before likely entering NBA Draft Young basketball prodigy LaMelo Ball announced Monday he was going to play professional basketball in Australia while he prepares to enter the 2020 NBA Draft....
23:51, 06/18/2019

Georgia attorney killed man after golf ball hit Mercedes, DA says ATLANTA (NBC News) – An Atlanta attorney has been charged by a grand jury with murder after he allegedly drove into a man who he believed had thrown a golf ball at his Mercedes-Benz, authorities said. Bryan K. Schmitt, 48, was indicted Friday on allegations of murder, felony murder and aggrava...
19:34, 08/25/2019

Foul Ball Immediately Becomes Child's Most Prized Possession Yes, yes, we’ve all seen various versions of a video showing a baseball fan grabbing a foul ball in a way that is funny or charming. But have you ever seen a young baseball fan get his hands on a foul ball and respond like he just gained possession of the One Ring?...
07:34, 08/23/2019

Led by QB Caylin Newton, Howard can do a lot with the ball, as long as it holds onto it With explosive targets in seniors Jequez Ezzard and Kyle Anthony, the reigning MEAC offensive player of the year is focused on reducing interceptions....
06:34, 08/27/2019

Ball python slithers out of toilet, bites Florida man on arm CORAL SPRINGS, Fla. (AP) – Authorities say a ball python slithered out of a toilet and bit a South Florida man on the arm. Coral Springs police spokesman Chris Swinson said the man was treated at the scene after the 4-foot (1.2-meter) snake bit him when he lifted the toilet seat on Sunday morn...
23:34, 05/28/2019

Brooks Koepka gives ball to adorable fan, goes on roll at U.S. Open Brooks Koepka may have karma on his side in the final round of the U.S. Open as he went on a run of birdies after giving a child his golf ball.        ...
05:51, 06/17/2019

Lonzo Ball takes out Lakers frustrations in new mixtape Lonzo Ball wants the last word. In a new mixtape released Thursday, the recently acquired Pelicans guard said the Lakers will “regret their decision” to ship him off to New Orleans as part of a package for Anthony Davis. In total, Ball goes on to repeat the “regret” line R...
05:51, 08/30/2019

Deserve's Got Nothing To Do With It When Adults Lose Their Minds Over A Foul Ball Foul ball and dinger retrieval rights shouldn’t necessarily be decided by merit. The most qualified person in a given section to score a game ball is generally going to be an adult with a baseball glove and a disconcertingly high threshold for self-humiliation. By contrast, the least qualified perso...
03:17, 05/30/2019

Todd Mitchell, Scott Harvey win US Amateur 4-Ball Todd Mitchell and Scott Harvey won the U.S. Amateur Four-Ball Championship on Wednesday, beating Logan Shuping and Blake Taylor 2 and 1 on Bandon Dunes Golf Resort's Old Macdonald Course        ...
06:00, 05/30/2019

Nissan developed a golf ball that can’t miss the hole (and I want it) Nissan has developed a golf ball that could turn anyone into Tiger Woods. The ball, shown today in a promotional video, allows anyone to sink jaw-dropping putts with little more than the ability to strike the ball. Nissan, if you were wondering, isn’t getting into the sporting goods business. The ba...
03:34, 08/28/2019

Domingo Santana Caught A Foul Ball And A Fan's Glove Not much is going right for the Mariners these days. Just this week, one player was hit by a pitch that lacerated his spleen while another fouled a ball off himself that ruptured his testicle. So it’s the least we can do to feature a Mariners highlight where no one’s internal organs explode....
19:00, 06/08/2019

Ball Boy's Face Gets A Painful Reminder Of The Risks Of His Profession This poor Greek kid discovered the dangers of being a ball boy today when Italian midfielder Nicolò Barella accidentally punted the ball straight into the kid’s face in Italy’s match against Greece:...
00:17, 06/09/2019

Led by QB Caylin Newton, Howard can do a lot with the ball, as long as it holds on to it With explosive targets in seniors Jequez Ezzard and Kyle Anthony, the reigning MEAC offensive player of the year is focused on reducing interceptions....
06:34, 08/27/2019

Down to his last ball, Tiger avoided disaster and still won the 2000 U.S. Open by 15 He won by 15 shots. It was mind-blowing then. The legend of it has only grown since. But there's a secret about that tournament even Tiger didn't know until months after history was made....
19:34, 06/11/2019

LaMelo Ball’s next risky move comes with NBA draft confidence There is plenty of confidence to go around the Ball family. Days after his brother Lonzo made headlines as part of the blockbuster Anthony Davis trade, LaMelo Ball broke his own news regarding his next stop. “Next year I’ll take my talents to the NBL and play for the Illawarra Hawks,” Ball said on E...
01:00, 06/19/2019

Suck Up the Savings with a Discounted Dyson Ball, Today Only Dyson vacuums dominate our Co-Op for best vacuum, but they’re often pricey. Today’s deal, though, removes that barrier. The second-generation, Dyson Ball Multi Floor is down to $175 if you’re okay with a refurbished model.Read more......
16:00, 05/20/2019

LaVar Ball: Lakers 'going to regret' trading Lonzo LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that they "will never win another championship."...
05:00, 06/16/2019

One hundred years into live ball era, is baseball a better game? Big league baseball today is nothing like it was in 1919 -- or is it? We look at what has changed, what has stayed the same and which era would be more entertaining....
15:01, 09/06/2019

Castillo pitches two-hit ball into 7th, Reds beat Astros 3-2 CINCINNATI (AP) — Nick Senzel returned from an eye injury and drove in a pair of runs Monday night, Luis Castillo pitched two-hit ball into the seventh inning, and the Cincinnati Reds held on for a 3-2 victory over the Houston Astros. The Reds got the better of a reunion of once-familiar foes that r...
07:00, 06/18/2019

LaMelo Ball, 17, signs with Australian team to prep for NBA SYDNEY (AP) — American teenager LaMelo Ball has signed with the Illawarra Hawks for the upcoming National Basketball League season, the second top U.S. prospect to join the Australian league under its Next Stars Program. The 17-year-old guard is rated as one of the best U.S. high school basketball p...
00:51, 06/18/2019

Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot Gets The Anime Right, Down To The Unbalanced Showdowns In the original Dragon Ball Z anime, fights are not balanced. Goku and his pals often end up in situations where they are outmatched by a far stronger and more experienced opponent. The series has had frequent fighting game adaptations, most recently Dragon Ball FighterZ, in which all of the charact...
23:17, 06/17/2019

Report: LaMelo Ball likely headed to China or Australia LaMelo Ball, the youngest of the three basketball-playing Ball brothers, likely will play professionally in China or Australia before entering his name in the 2020 NBA Draft....
00:00, 05/19/2019

Rob Ball's Funland: British seaside towns – in pictures “To me, the seaside is heady and joyous all year round,” says photographer Rob Ball. “We have memories of family holidays or time spent by the coast, so we all have a connection to it.” Ball has published three books of coast-based photos since moving to Whitstable on the north coast of Kent more th...
22:17, 05/18/2019

Child struck by foul ball in Houston, taken to hospital A line-drive foul ball off the bat of Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. missed the netting protecting fans down the third base line and struck a child in the crowd of Houston's Minute Maid Park on Wednesday. The child was then carried out of the stands for medical care and taken to a hospita...
06:51, 05/30/2019

Parents are experts at juggling. But here’s what happened the day I dropped the ball. I joked often that eventually the wheels would fall off this overscheduled wagon, yet I managed to always keep us on track. But an unexpected block of free time made me rethink things....
21:51, 06/07/2019

Senators Call on M.L.B. for More Transparency on Foul Ball Injuries Senators Richard Durbin and Tammy Duckworth wrote a letter to Commissioner Rob Manfred urging him to release data on which seats at ballparks are most vulnerable to dangerous line drives....
07:00, 08/07/2019

Family of 2-year-old hit by foul ball details injuries The 2-year-old girl injured by a foul ball last month at Houston's Minute Maid Park suffered a skull fracture and had a seizure, a spokesperson for the family said in a release issued Wednesday. Her recovery process will be reassessed in July....
23:17, 06/26/2019

Warner Once Used "Substances" To Deteriorate Condition Of Ball: Cook After David Warner proved his mettle in the 50-overs format during World Cup 2019, everyone expected him to score plenty of runs in the Ashes series but he has failed so far....
20:51, 09/10/2019

'He always filled the ball park:' Colleagues, journalists on Lido Notable quotes from Tuesday night and through the years about former Chrysler CEO and Chairman Lee Iacocca, from former colleagues, journalists and others....
07:17, 07/03/2019

Dragon Ball FighterZ’s Kid Goku Is A Muscular Hamster Dragon Ball FighterZ already has about a thousand full-sized Gokus, but the latest character to join the cast is the more diminutive version seen in the controversial (and now non-canon) Dragon Ball GT. Being shrunk by a magical wish doesn’t make Kid Goku any less formidable in this game, and he bri...
22:00, 05/10/2019

Young Venezuelan ball players 'wanted to stay' in U.S. While playing for Venezuela in baseball's Little League World Series in the United States last month, 12-year-old Adrian Salcedo ate tacos and Chick-fil-A, donned a virtual reality headset to envision himself hitting home runs in big league ballparks and marveled at the lush grass of the fields....
18:00, 09/18/2019

Frustrated Trevor Bauer Chucks The Ball All The Way Over The Fence Before Being Taken Out Today is Trevor Bauer’s last start before the trade deadline, and thus very possibly his last start as an Indian. So it’s potentially fraught, and the afternoon did not go well for Bauer, who lasted four and a third against the Royals, giving up seven earned runs on nine hits. And when Bauer spotted...
03:51, 07/29/2019

Texas Rangers fan struck by foul ball goes to hospital A woman seated in the 25th row at Sunday's Texas Rangers game went to the hospital after a foul ball off the bat of Willie Calhoun struck her.       ...
17:00, 08/05/2019

Jofra Archer impresses with bat and ball in Sussex second XI match • World Cup winner took six wickets and scored century• Archer set for England call-up for second Ashes TestEngland’s Ashes hopes received a welcome shot of adrenaline on Tuesday when Jofra Archer impressed for Sussex’s second XI in his first red-ball match for 11 months to make a compelling case fo...
01:00, 08/07/2019

Summer Heat b-ball tourney a success at Pueblo TUCSON – The Summer Heat basketball tourney helped raise hundreds of dollars for Pueblo High School athletics.  A number of former college athletes (and U of A standouts) suited up this weekend.  The “Phoenix Elite” took home the title.   Here’s more from Sunday’s sport...
22:34, 07/22/2019

Winning numbers drawn in ‘Cash Ball’ game LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) _ The winning numbers in Thursday evening’s drawing of the Kentucky Lottery’s “Cash Ball” game were: 26-28-33-35, Cash Ball: 1 (twenty-six, twenty-eight, thirty-three, thirty-five; Cash Ball: one)...
05:51, 05/03/2019

LaVar Ball’s Big Baller Brand could be on life support Lonzo Ball has distanced himself from his father LaVar’s Big Baller Brand, and it appears the public has too. The company, which has received an embarrassing failing grade from the Better Business Bureau, appears to be on its last legs. LA Sports Radio tweeted a photo from a local volleyball t...
18:51, 07/17/2019

Source: Ingram, Ball full participants in workouts Pelicans forward Brandon Ingram and guard Lonzo Ball have been full participants in the team's voluntary offseason workouts in New Orleans, a source told ESPN. Neither player has been restricted by the injuries that shut them down last season....
15:00, 09/18/2019

Liverpool ball boy unlikely hero in epic Barca comeback "Liverpool were able to score their fourth and decisive goal against Barcelona thanks to an alert ball boy who was instructed to help restart the game as swiftly as possible during the Champions League semi-final, British media reported on Thursday."...
12:17, 05/09/2019

"Mai Tai Guy" Has No Regrets Over Stealing Walk-Off Home Run Ball From Kids The Cubs beat the Reds in dramatic, walk-off fashion on Tuesday night, as Kyle Schwarber hit a 10th-inning dinger to put an exclamation point on a Chicago day that had already seen the capture of notorious alligator Chance the Snapper. And as one minor local reptilian celebrity was consigned to a bu...
01:00, 07/18/2019

‘She OK?’ Reporter drilled by soccer ball after horrible pass A female Spanish TV reporter was smashed in the back of the head by a stray soccer ball while previewing Arsenal’s Europa League semi-final clash against Valencia. Standing next to the field, Gol TV’s Monica Benavent was speaking to the camera while the hosts warmed up. But a bad pass fr...
02:17, 05/11/2019

British Open drama after caddie’s mom is struck by ball Kyle Stanley says he was “caught off guard” after being criticized by a playing partner for not alerting spectators to an errant tee shot, and described the incident as a “non-issue.” Robert MacIntyre said after his round on Friday he was angry with Stanley for not yelling &#...
01:51, 07/21/2019

Albert Pujols belts homer for his 2,000th RBI as fan keeps ball DETROIT — Albert Pujols turned on a fastball over the middle of the plate, sent the no-doubt shot deep into the left-field seats, flipped his bat toward celebrating teammates in the dugout and trotted around the bases. By the time he stepped on home plate, the three-time MVP was in an elite group of...
07:51, 05/10/2019

Jos Buttler's 50-Ball Ton Sets Up Dramatic Win For England Over Pakistan Jos Buttler's rapid century was the cornerstone of England's 373 for three. But Pakistan stayed in the game before a target of 19 off the last over proved beyond them....
08:34, 05/12/2019

Big Boban Engulfs Donovan Mitchell On Jump Ball Team USA lost to Serbia, 94-89, in a consolation round matchup at the FIBA World Cup today, ensuring their worst-ever finish at any international tournament. The underperformance of an talent-depleted national team is less interesting to me than the physical prowess of one of basketball’s very large...
05:17, 09/13/2019

Yelich exits after fouling ball off knee in 1st inning Brewers right fielder Christian Yelich, who entered the night with 44 home runs and 97 RBIs, left Tuesday's game at Miami after fouling a ball off his right knee in the first inning....
02:51, 09/11/2019

Adorable SNY Kidcaster on Mets’ no-hitter: ‘That was a fair ball’ Caden Philip, the adorable kid who won SNY’s Kidcaster contest, was doing an incredible job during the third inning of Thursday’s Mets game, and in the middle of his play-by-play he charmingly dropped a truth bomb. When Gary Cohen mentioned that Philip, a pitcher, had as many no-hitters ...
22:00, 07/25/2019

Proof Jets’ Le’Veon Bell really wants the ball this season He marches to the beat of his own drummer, the rapper who makes sweet music with a football in his hands. He is a big fish, a big personality with a big Instagram presence in the biggest pond, and his first day as a Jet went swimmingly for Le’Veon Bell. He was the best running......
04:17, 07/26/2019

Woodruff tosses 1-hit ball over 6, Brewers beat Phillies 6-1 Brandon Woodruff threw one-hit ball for six innings, Yasmani Grandal and Ryan Braun homered and the Milwaukee Brewers beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-1 on Tuesday night        ...
05:51, 05/15/2019

SEE IT: Baseball fan catches home run ball – while holding a baby Baseball legend Willie Mays was known for some great catches. On Friday night a fan wearing a Willie Mays jersey made a pretty remarkable catch too – while holding a baby....
15:17, 07/28/2019

Fan at Globe Life Park struck by foul ball The female fan at Globe Life Park struck by a Willie Calhoun foul ball Sunday during the Texas Rangers' 9-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers was taken to the hospital....
21:34, 08/05/2019

Astros park, where ball hit child, to extend nets Minute Maid Park, where a 2-year-old was injured when she was struck by a foul ball, is getting expanded safety netting this month, the Astros announced....
18:34, 08/08/2019

Tigers fan changes mind about Albert Pujols’ historic HR ball Apparently the fan who said he was going to keep Albert Pujols’ 2,000 RBI has had a change of heart. Tigers fan Ely Hydes, said Thursday he had decided to keep the ball, telling Fox Sports Detroit that he “just came here for a beer and a game.” But he reversed course on Friday, telling.....
10:34, 05/11/2019

Tunnels, the ball bunker and The List: Wimbledon curiosities not seen on TV It’s not all about strawberries and Pimm’s if you work at Wimbledon, where knowledge of subterranean passageways and complicated rulebooks is essentialWhile spectators are out watching tennis, eating strawberries and drinking Pimm’s, workers – more than 1,800 of them – pass through underground tunne...
12:34, 06/29/2019

Nissan develops golf ball that finds the hole every time Nissan placed an overhead camera to detect the position of the golf ball and cup. When the ball moves, a monitoring system calculates the correct route and adjusts its trajectory....
18:51, 08/28/2019

Nissan creates self-driving golf ball that always finds the hole Nissan engineers created a golf ball with an internal guidance system that never misses, no matter the path. The self-driving ball showcases Nissan’s ProPilot 2.0 self-driving system, set to release next month in Japan.        ...
00:17, 08/29/2019

UA Freshman b-ball player skipping playing for the Wildcats & heading to pro’s TUCSON – Arizona basketball commit Terry Armstrong is declaring himself eligible to play professional basketball and will -not- attend U of A on a hoops scholarship. He’ll most likely play overseas or in the NBA’s G League. Here’s more from Wednesday’s sportscast: ...
07:00, 06/20/2019

Watch: Steve Smith Leaving Ball Is One Of The Funniest Things You'll See Steve Smith's unique style of leaving the ball is already well known but the Australian right-hander took it to a whole new level on Day 3 of the 2nd Ashes Test....
17:00, 08/17/2019

Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, a senior official said on Sunday, adding that the ball was now in Iran's court....
08:51, 05/19/2019

LaVar Ball completely destroys Lakers for trading Lonzo Everyone knew LaVar Ball wasn’t going to take this sitting down. Ball made a “guarantee” the Lakers will never win another championship after trading his son Lonzo to the Pelicans in part of a deal for Anthony Davis on Saturday. “It will be the worst the move the Lakers ever did in their life, and.....
05:51, 06/16/2019

Warriors’ small ball ‘lineup of death’ is no longer lethal Kevin Durant, Stephen Curry, Klay Thompson, Andre Iguodala and Draymond Green have shared 145 minutes of court time during the playoffs and are barely breaking even....
21:00, 05/08/2019

Lonzo Ball comes clean on Big Baller Brand’s ‘exploding’ sneakers Even Lonzo Ball knew the Big Baller Brand was a sinking ship when he sported the $500-per-pair sneakers during his time with the Lakers in 2017. While appearing on Josh Hart’s “LightHarted” podcast, Ball admitted that he would bring four pairs of shoes to every game because he knew they ...
22:01, 09/05/2019

Christian Yelich Fractures Kneecap With Foul Ball, Is Done For The Season Well, this blows. The Milwaukee Brewers are very much in the hunt for the second National League Wild Card spot, trailing the Cubs by just a game and a half. But their pursuit from this point on will no longer include the services of reigning NL MVP Christian Yelich, who has been ruled out for the ...
17:34, 09/11/2019

Illinois senators request MLB foul ball-injury data Another foul ball led to an injury at a baseball stadium over the weekend, sparking a request from two Illinois senators for data from Major League Baseball surrounding such instances and the league's response to them....
21:00, 08/07/2019

Shaq had a secret Lakers signal to keep the ball away from Kobe Bryant Kobe Bryant recently claimed he could have won 12 NBA titles if Shaquille O’Neal had a better work ethic. Little did Bryant know how hard the Hall of Fame center worked to keep the ball out of his hands. In response to Bryant bringing up his old gripe about the big man being out of......
01:51, 08/31/2019

Doomed Throwable Camera Ball Now Wants Owners to Pay an Extra Fee Every Time They Use it It’s been almost eight years since a younger version of myself first reported on the Panono: a camera covered ball that snaps 360-degree photos when tossed in the air. It’s been a bumpy ride for the Panono since then, and even a bumpier one for those who purchased and actually received their cameras...
05:34, 08/07/2019

Five ways to makeover your home with a Farrow & Ball Colour Consultant Farrow & Ball original Colour Consultant Joa Studholme shares her expert advice on bringing out the best in every room to create a colour scheme tailored to you...
13:34, 06/18/2019

‘Q Ball’ explores Kevin Durant’s side gig with San Quentin prisoners In basketball, rehabilitation generally keeps a player off the court. For San Quentin’s Warriors, the court is the rehab. “Q Ball” is a moving and dynamically shot portrait of the Northern California prison’s basketball team, which is sponsored by the NBA champion Golden State Warriors. (Kevin Duran...
21:51, 05/24/2019

$135m-rated teen celebrates goals with ball-boy kid brother At the tender age of just 19, Joao Felix is already breaking records, not to mention attracting admiring glances from Europe's biggest clubs and comparisons to some of Portugal's greatest players....
19:51, 04/28/2019

Texas softball pitcher ‘doing well’ after ball hits her in face: reports A pitcher for the University of Texas women’s softball team was said to be “doing well” Friday night after being hit in the face with the ball during an NCAA regional tournament game in Alabama, according to reports....
10:17, 05/25/2019

Ball-gagged man says he couldn’t call for help as Grindr hookup robbed him A Greenwich Village man was allegedly robbed by a date he met on Grindr — but told cops he couldn’t scream for help because he had “a jock strap and ball gag in his mouth,” police sources said Monday. Police responded to a call of a home invasion robbery around 3 a.m. Saturda...
22:00, 06/03/2019

Life on Mars? Sorry Brian Cox, that’s still science fiction | Philip Ball The utopian vision of humans colonising the red planet to solve our energy and population crises is a misguided fantasyWho said this? “I’ve been having to say everywhere I go that there is no planet B, there is no escape hatch, there is no second Earth; this is the only planet we have.” If you’re a ...
16:17, 05/26/2019

Joe Root urges selectors to consider more than runs after Tests ball switch • New county ball will not be used in favour of 2018 Dukes ball• Captain wary high domestic returns alone could be misleadingJoe Root has warned England’s selectors they must look beyond the runs column when choosing their Ashes top order this summer following the switch in ball that could make Test...
19:17, 05/09/2019

LaVar Ball: Lonzo trade will be Lakers' worst move LaVar Ball ripped the Lakers after learning his son Lonzo Ball will be part of a trade for Anthony Davis, predicting that it will be "the worst move" the Lakers have ever made and guaranteeing that they "will never win another championship."...
07:51, 06/16/2019

| Teen NBA prospect LaMelo Ball signs with Australia's Hawks LaMelo Ball, rated among the top US high school prospects and the brother of NBA guard Lonzo Ball, has signed with the Illawarra Hawks of Australia's National Basketball League....
11:34, 06/18/2019

Man's Life Peaks After Getting The Ball From DJ LeMahieu’s Ground-Rule Double Given the grey on this baseball attendee’s beard, it’s safe to assume that he’s got a fair bit of experience living life. Yet, none of those moments could have possibly prepared him for the joy that holding the ball from DJ LeMahieu’s ground-rule double would give him on Sunday....
07:00, 07/01/2019

Breaking Down The Animation Of Guilty Gear and Dragon Ball FighterZ With games like Guilty Gear Xrd and Dragon Ball FighterZ, Arc System Works has managed to basically make playable anime games. It looks like hand-drawn animation even if it’s really complex 3D. Daniel Floyd of YouTube channel NewFramePlus took a closer look at how it all works. It’s a fascinating di...
23:51, 07/31/2019

Thursday's Best Deals: 6 Qt. Instant Pot, Echo Bundles, Dyson Ball, and More A 6Qt. Instant Pot at it’s lowest price, Amazon Echo bundles, and Dyson Ball lead off Thursday’s best deals. If you are shopping for your mom right now, we are updating our Kinja Deals Mother’s Day discounted deals post daily and have a thoughtful Mother’s Day gift guide as well....
18:00, 05/02/2019

This Dyson Ball Will Make Short Work of Pet Hair, and It's On Sale For One Day Only Dyson vacuums dominated the nominations in our Kinja Co-Op for best vacuum, but they can be prohibitively expensive. Today though, refurbs of the popular Dyson Ball Animal are down to $185 on Amazon, or about $90 less than usual....
14:17, 05/02/2019

Wilson's Triniti Tennis Ball Looks Like a Straight Sets Win For the Environment If you walk to your nearest public tennis courts, you’ll probably find a smattering of discarded balls that have been used once, as well as a bunch of discarded plastic cans and metal lids that are probably destined for landfills at best, or like, the local river or whatever at worst....
13:51, 09/19/2019

A Georgia attorney thought a man hit his Mercedes with a golf ball. He ran him over and killed him, DA says An Atlanta attorney has been charged with murder after he allegedly struck and killed a real estate investor he says hit his car with a golf ball.        ...
03:00, 08/26/2019

Lonzo Ball’s first words since blockbuster Anthony Davis trade Lonzo Ball wanted to be in Los Angeles, until he didn’t. Which, coincidentally, was right around the time Ball was traded last week. “You probably heard the news, it’s good news in my opinion,” Ball said of the trade in a video posted online. “(LaMelo Ball) had a game t...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Dez Bryant calls out Molly Qerim over LaVar Ball comment LaVar Ball defended his awkward comment to Molly Qerim on ESPN’s “First Take” last week, and now he’s getting some public support. Dez Bryant took to Twitter to defend Ball, who last Monday told Qerim “you can switch gears with me any day” after Qerim said she was...
19:00, 06/24/2019

Illinois man left seriously injured after vicious bowling ball attack Police in Illinois are on the hunt for a suspect who was caught on video smashing another man's head with a bowling ball Wednesday night, an attack that briefly left the victim in a medically induced coma....
12:34, 09/08/2019

MLB Fines Trevor Bauer Over Ball-Chucking Meltdown [Update] Trevor Bauer was fined by Major League Baseball Tuesday for his tantrum on the mound Sunday, when Bauer chucked the ball over the wall in center at the end of a brutal outing against the Kansas City Royals. Bauer apologized for the meltdown after the game, but MLB apparently still felt he needed to ...
07:17, 07/31/2019

'Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot' arrives on January 17th, 2020 When Bandai Namco said Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot was coming in early 2020, it was clearly being conservative. The action RPG is now slated to punch its way to PC, PS4 and Xbox One on January 17th. On top of that, completists should be happy -- the gam......
06:00, 09/18/2019

A Foul Ball, an Injured Little Girl and Another Cycle of Anguish Without Answers Despite additional netting at baseball parks, spectators remain vulnerable, and some players and fans are wondering what it will take to spur more change....
16:34, 06/01/2019

Why Dragon Ball Super's Fight Scenes Have Looked Different On Toonami The original Japanese versions of the Dragon Ball Super fight scenes are quick and relentless. However, on Toonami, they were edited and slowed down with dropped frames....
17:17, 06/10/2019

Dodgers fan hit by ball speaks out as team mulls extended netting The fan who was struck in the head by a foul ball this week during a Los Angeles Dodgers game reportedly has suffered a concussion and says that she "can't see out of my right eye."...
22:34, 06/25/2019

Report: U.S. deploys second Cobra Ball surveillance plane to Japan The United States military has deployed a second RC-135S Cobra Ball special reconnaissance aircraft to Okinawa, according to an aircraft monitoring site....
19:00, 06/09/2019

MLB examining netting policy after Cubs fan hospitalized by foul ball HOUSTON — Major League Baseball said Thursday it will keep examining its policy on protective netting at stadiums a day after a young fan was struck by a foul ball and hospitalized. The girl was hit during Wednesday night’s game between the Chicago Cubs and Houston Astros, an incident MLB called “ex...
01:34, 05/31/2019

'Dragon Ball Project Z' is now 'Kakarot,' arriving early 2020 If you've been jonesing for a Dragon Ball Z game that wasn't a straight-up 2D fighter, you're in luck. Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot (formerly Dragon Ball Project Z) is coming to the Xbox One and PC sometime in early 2020. There aren't many details availabl......
03:51, 06/10/2019

| Aussie ball-tampering trio included in Ashes squad Cameron Bancroft has been included in Australia's 17-man squad for the five-Test Ashes series against England alongside Steve Smith and David Warner....
14:34, 07/26/2019

MLB not ready to change nets after young girl is stuck by ball SEATTLE — Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said he does not expect teams to make changes to the protective netting around ballparks during the season, although he expects conversations to continue about whether netting should be extended. Manfred’s comments on Tuesday came less ...
04:51, 06/05/2019

A Wine-Soaked Ball Unites a Georgian Village, but Only After Dividing It Every spring in Shukhuti, a black leather ball is sewn together to play Lelo Burti, a brutally physical folk game. The winners carry it straight to the cemetery....
19:34, 05/07/2019

Fan struck by foul ball Monday night released from hospital CHICAGO (AP) — The woman struck by a foul ball during Monday night’s game at Guaranteed Rate Field was treated at a nearby hospital and released Tuesday morning, according to a Chicago White Sox spokesman. The unidentified woman was sitting in the stands just past the White Sox dugout down the...
03:17, 06/12/2019

Homes: 'We wanted a house where we could dance underneath a disco ball' Design aficionado Thorsten van Elten has turned a 70s bungalow in East Sussex into a playful homeThree days before Christmas, in 2015, Thorsten van Elten and his partner Karl swapped central London for rural East Sussex. “I was fully ready for a change,” says the German-born design retailer, who had...
01:17, 09/01/2019

Attorney charged with murder after running over man for throwing golf ball at his car An Atlanta-area attorney is charged with multiple counts of murder after he ran over a man who threw a golf ball at his Mercedes, police said. Bryan Keith Schmitt, 47, was indicted on charges of murder, felony murder and aggravated assault over the death of Hamid Jahangard, 60, of Sandy Springs, Geo...
21:00, 08/24/2019

Lonzo Ball says he found out Lakers traded him to Pelicans on Twitter In a radio interview, Lonzo Ball told host Big Boy that he found out he was traded to the Pelicans the same way everyone else did: on Twitter.       ...
14:00, 09/03/2019

Hundreds party like Marie-Antoinette at Versailles costume ball Hundreds of guests donned soaring wigs and elaborate 18th-century dress to indulge their royal fantasies at a ball at the Palace of Versailles on Monday, themed around one of its most infamous......
00:00, 05/29/2019

Saudi Arabia says seeking to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength and determination" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, a senior official said on Sunday, adding that the ball was now in Iran's court....
15:51, 05/19/2019

Seven shot at college party near Indiana’s Ball State University Seven people were shot at a college party near Ball State University early Saturday, three of whom were critically injured, following a dispute, police said. One partygoer was air-lifted to a hospital in Indianapolis, about 50 miles from the school’s campus in Muncie, Indiana. Only one victim,...
04:34, 05/19/2019

‘I Love Lucy’ is hitting the big screen for Lucille Ball’s birthday Attention all “I Love Lucy” fans still cruising the channels for reruns: five uncut episodes of the classic TV sitcom will hit the big screen this summer for one night only. In honor of iconic slapstick comedian Lucille Ball’s 108th birthday, “I Love Lucy: A Colorized Celebration” is screening...
22:17, 06/05/2019

Italian PM’s threat to quit leaves ball in Salvini’s court Bickering between the League and M5S has intensified since European elections The fate of Italy’s coalition government lies with the far-right deputy prime minister, Matteo Salvini, a day after the prime minister threatened to resign if Salvini’s League and its coalition partner, the Five Star Movem...
05:51, 06/05/2019

Justin Upton Makes A Spectacular Leaping Attempt Really Nowhere Near The Ball Justin Upton leads all active MLB outfielders with 82 career errors. The galaxy-brained solution to avoid adding to that tally? Misplay a ball so badly he ends up nowhere near it, giving the official scorer no choice but to rule it a hit....
19:51, 07/18/2019

Watch: Justin Upton tries home run rob, horribly misjudges fly ball Los Angeles Angels outfielder Justin Upton wildly misjudged a fly ball during a loss to the Houston Astros, attempting a home run robbery at the wall as the ball landed in the outfield....
01:34, 07/19/2019

Norman goes from bull-jumping offseason to ball-hawking camp Most interesting man in the NFL? Redskins cornerback Josh Norman jumps over bull as part of roller coaster offseason       ...
08:51, 08/01/2019

Police: 7 shot at house party near Ball State University MUNCIE, Ind. (AP) — Police say seven people have been shot at an off-campus party near Ball State University in Indiana. Muncie Police Chief Joe Winkle tells WXIN-TV that three people are in critical condition after the shooting early Saturday. Winkle says some of the victims are Ball State students...
18:51, 05/18/2019

Antonio Brown's helmet grievance with NFL denied, Raiders WR says he'll return Raiders wide receiver Antonio Brown won't be able to wear the outdated helmet, which is no longer a model certified by the league and players union.       ...
10:51, 08/13/2019

'Last Chance U' star Ronald Ollie lands in NFL with Raiders contract Ronald Ollie now will get a chance in the NFL after being a key figure in "Last Chance U," the Netflix series chronicling junior college football.        ...
23:34, 05/06/2019

Raiders WR Antonio Brown tells Steelers QB Ben Roethlisberger to 'shut up already' Antonio Brown made it clear he has no intention of making amends with his former teammate, Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger.       ...
01:00, 08/28/2019

NFL's greatest-ever uniforms: Chargers' powder blues, Colts, Raiders among best Throughout the NFL's 100-year history, there have been some fantastic uniforms, many of which have endured to this day.       ...
05:34, 09/02/2019

The end of Antonio Brown's helmet saga? Raiders WR loses second helmet-related grievance The Antonio Brown helmet saga may be over. Brown lost his second grievance and will likely have no choice but to wear an approved helmet in 2019.       ...
20:34, 08/25/2019

Controversial Raiders receiver Antonio Brown put best 'feet' forward in pregame workout After an impressive pregame workout on Thursday, Oakland Raiders WR Antonio Brown is hopeful that he will return to training camp practice soon.       ...
18:34, 08/16/2019

Watch: Giant rugby ball sets Guinness record in Britain A British sporting goods manufacturer broke a Guinness World Record when it created a nearly 20-foot long rugby ball designed to official specifications....
06:00, 09/17/2019

Rihanna Hosts 2019 Diamond Ball: See Cardi B and More Stars As They Arrive Rihanna's Diamond Ball is the place to be tonight in New York City. Now in its fifth year, the annual gala benefits the star's Clara Lionel Foundation, which she founded in 2012......
12:17, 09/13/2019

Pakistan Wants "Talks On Equal Terms", Says Ball In India's Court: Report Pakistan will hold talks with India on the "basis of equality" and in a "dignified manner", and it is up to New Delhi whether to engage with Islamabad to resolve all outstanding issues, Pakistan's......
12:17, 06/15/2019

Dodgers fan taken to hospital after being struck by Cody Bellinger's foul ball A woman at Dodger Stadium was taken to a hospital for precautionary tests after being struck in the head by a Cody Bellinger foul ball.       ...
03:17, 06/24/2019

A Sneaky Hidden-Ball Trick Sent Trine To The D3 Softball World Series The Trine University (Indiana) Thunder made use of what was either a sublimely inventive or sneakily underhanded play to get the last out against Geneseo on Saturday and advance to the Division III Women’s College World Series. Whatever your opinion on it, I believe a hidden-ball trick of this varie...
23:17, 05/20/2019

Goal start: Sporting under-17s score opener without touching the ball – video A bizarre moment from a Portuguese under-17s match saw hosts Sporting go 1-0 up after just 13 seconds – without even touching the ball. Opponents União Almeirim played the ball back from kick-off and it eventually found their goalkeeper, who failed to make contact with his clearance, letting the bal...
01:00, 08/22/2019

'The ball's in our court': Archer says heroic win may have swung Ashes England's way – video Jofra Archer believes the England cricket team have "planted a few seeds of doubt" in the minds of Australia's players with their incredible win at Headingley.Asked on Wednesday if the momentum is now with England going into the fourth Test, paceman Archer said: "We don't have to be optimists. I thi...
23:17, 08/29/2019

Governors Ball attendees left fuming over delays, cancelled acts Governors Ball was way out of tune on Sunday. Scores of music fans were left to bake in the sweltering sun as the final day of the three-day festival was delayed for more than six hours — with early acts cancelled altogether — due to “forecasted thunderstorms.” “It’s f—ed up man,” fumed...
03:51, 06/03/2019

'You're the guy with the ball to the crotch': The inside story behind the funniest baseball card ever made Thirty years ago, Keith Comstock turned a routine minor league baseball card shoot into an unforgettable baseball-to-the-groin image. This is how the legendary card came to be, in the former pitcher's own words....
15:34, 08/21/2019

Here's why Endgame didn't have Thanos chucking Cap's severed head around like a bowling ball Given how many character deaths, grief counseling sessions, and openly weeping Thors it features, this summer’s Avengers: Endgame is a weirdly upbeat movie; certainly, it’s got more pure “fun” moments than its lead-in, Avengers: Infinity War. Much of that has to do with the movie’s “time heist” midd...
04:17, 08/10/2019

Adult fan at Big Ten baseball tournament celebrates after taking foul ball away from child An Iowa fan at the Big Ten baseball tournament snatched a ball away from a young Ohio State fan who was also going for it, then celebrated it.        ...
03:00, 05/27/2019

Leeds will not kick the ball out if Derby player injured in play-off, says Bielsa • Move follows anarchic scenes against Aston Villa• Leeds manager will clarify decision with LampardMarcelo Bielsa has instructed his Leeds United team not to kick the ball out of play if an opponent is injured during their Championship play-off semi-final first leg against Derby County.Bielsa inten...
19:17, 05/09/2019

Houston Astros' Yordan Alvarez home run ball doesn't appear to land Houston Astros slugger Yordan Alvarez hit two home runs against the Oakland Athletics on Monday night, and at least one of the moonshots may have actually reached the lunar surface....
18:17, 09/10/2019

Wimbledon’s Wally Downes: ‘There’s a massive snobbery if you play the ball long’ His club pulled off an extraordinary escape in League One last season and now prepare to meet their bitterest rivals, MK Dons, in the Carabao CupWally Downes has spent almost an hour dissecting moments from an unprecedented six months that will forever live in AFC Wimbledon’s history when conversati...
03:17, 08/13/2019

Fan struck in head by foul ball at Dodger Stadium, rushed to hospital A woman was hospitalized Sunday after she was struck in the head by a foul ball off the bat of Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder Cody Bellinger at Dodger Stadium....
03:34, 06/24/2019

Venus Williams orders coffee at US Open, and confused ball boy tries to deliver it to her A ball boy tried to deliver Venus Williams coffee during her second-round match at US Open but ended up confused, lost as she walked to locker room.       ...
22:51, 08/29/2019

Former NHL great Jeremy Roenick drives ball off tee hanging out of caddie's mouth Former NHL great Jeremy Roenick is among the former celebrities and athletes taking part in the American Century Championship this weekend in Lake Tahoe....
21:34, 07/12/2019

Watch: 'Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot' to arrive in January, new trailer released Publisher Bandai Namco announced during the 2019 Tokyo Game Show that "Dragon Ball Z: Kakarot" will be released for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One and PC on Jan. 17....
13:17, 09/13/2019

Kentucky gas line erupts in ball of flames, killing one and igniting homes A natural gas line erupted in a ball of flames that could be seen for miles over a residential community in rural Kentucky on Thursday, killing one person and setting several houses on fire, a local sheriff said....
06:17, 08/02/2019

The 2-Year-Old Who Was Hit By A Foul Ball At An Astros Game Suffered A Skull Fracture On May 29, a two-year-old girl was struck by a foul ball during a game between the Cubs and Astros in Houston. In the first update about the child’s condition since then, an attorney representing her family revealed today that she suffered a fractured skull when she was struck by the ball....
00:51, 06/27/2019

New 'Overwatch' Lego sets feature Wrecking Ball, Junkrat and Roadhog The Overwatch buzz shows no sign of slowing down, and Blizzard is keen to cash in on the enthusiasm with a range of merchandise including action figures, monopoly, nerf guns and apparel. Now, even more Lego sets are being released so you can build ti......
20:34, 06/27/2019

UPDATE 2-Saudi Arabia says it seeks to avert war, ball in Iran's court Saudi Arabia said on Sunday that it wants to avert war in the region but stands ready to respond with "all strength" following last week's attacks on Saudi oil assets, telling Iran that the ball was now in its court....
15:51, 05/19/2019

Mark Haddon: ‘Curious Incident was like a gold-plated ball and chain' Since his global bestseller, Mark Haddon has struggled to write a ‘big novel’. He talks about his fantastical new book, The Porpoise, and his recovery from heart surgeryA third of the way through Mark Haddon’s new novel, The Porpoise, a character succumbs to a failing heart. Haddon, who spent his bo...
04:34, 05/05/2019

LaVar Ball blaming ESPN’s Molly Qerim for very awkward moment LaVar Ball doesn’t care about his reported ESPN ban, but is defending the comments that spurred plenty of backlash. Basketball’s most famous father got himself into some hot water after ESPN’s “First Take” host Molly Qerim said she was “switching gears” to the next question during the show last Mond...
02:00, 06/24/2019

Yankees, Mariners fans fight for home run ball in absurd scene Two fans, one ball. On Tuesday night in Seattle, a Yankees fan and grabber-holding Mariners fan fought for a Brett Gardner home run ball during the third inning. After about a 30-second struggle, the unidentified Yankees fan dangled himself over the right-field wall — where only a small divider sepa...
09:00, 08/28/2019

Rihanna Knows How to Throw a Party. One Successful Night at Her Diamond Ball Is Proof The ladies’ bathroom at Cipriani Wall Street in downtown Manhattan is a palatial marble space. But the stalls are small. Rihanna, in a black velvet gown with a dramatic trumpet-flared hem that stuck out several feet, didn’t seem bothered by the constraints. The singer, fashion and beauty...
05:34, 09/14/2019

Assault charge dropped against black boy who beaned white classmate with ball Charges have been dropped in a racially charged assault case involving a 10-year-old black boy — which caught the attention of comedian D.L. Hughley, Michigan prosecutors said Wednesday. The boy was charged Tuesday with aggravated assault for allegedly beaning his 9-year-old white classmate in...
23:17, 07/31/2019

Watch: Cookie Monster sings 'Take Me Out to the Ball Game' at Wrigley Field The Chicago Cubs called on "Sesame Street" staple Cookie Monster to sing "Take Me Out to the Ball Game" during the seventh inning stretch before completing a series against the Atlanta Braves at Wrigley Field....
09:00, 06/29/2019

Phillies star Harper leaves game after foul ball off foot PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Bryce Harper left Philadelphia’s game against St. Louis on Wednesday night after he fouled a ball off his right foot. Harper nicked one off his foot with the Phillies leading 11-1 in the fifth inning. He continued the at-bat and flied out to center. Harper had a homer, a do...
08:51, 05/30/2019

Woman hit in head by foul ball at Texas Rangers game, taken to hospital A woman was taken to the hospital Sunday during a game between the Texas Rangers and Detroit Tigers after being struck by a foul ball during the game....
21:00, 08/05/2019

Lonzo Ball ‘excited’ by Lakers, Anthony Davis trade he was waiting for Lonzo Ball is embracing his new basketball reality. The point guard was dealt from the Lakers to the Pelicans in the long-awaited Anthony Davis blockbuster earlier this summer, and the 2017 second-overall pick is looking forward to starting over again with another young team in New Orleans. “I...
03:51, 07/15/2019

Rihanna Continues to Shine a Light on Global Activism With Her Diamond Ball The year is 2019, marking the fifth annual Diamond Ball hosted by Robyn “Rihanna” Fenty’s Clara Lionel Foundation (CLF). The CLF foundation was founded by Rihanna in 2012, in honor of her grandparents, Clara and Lionel Braithwaite....
08:00, 08/23/2019

UA women’s b-ball coach Adia Barnes gets raise & contract extension TUCSON –  University of Arizona head women’s basketball coach Adia Barnes will be in Tucson for many years to come. She led the Wildcats to 24 victories last season and a WNIT championship. Barnes was recently offered a contract extension through the 2023-2024 season. Arizona Athletic Di...
10:17, 06/19/2019

Iggy Azalea Is "a Ball of Negative Emotions" After Topless Photo Leak Iggy Azalea has spoken. This week, the star noticeably deactivated her social media accounts, seemingly over leaked photos of the rapper. On Monday, the Grammy nominee issued a......
06:51, 05/28/2019

Browns Lineman Ejected For Treating Opponent's Head Like A Soccer Ball Cleveland Browns left tackle Greg Robinson had his day end in the second quarter when unwisely decided to boot Titans safety Kenny Vaccaro in the head. Way to be a dick, Greg....
04:00, 09/09/2019

LaVar Ball vows Lakers will 'never win another championship' after team reportedly trades his son LaVar Ball condemned the Los Angeles Lakers after the team reportedly acquired Anthony Davis from the New Orleans Pelicans in a package that included his son, Lonzo....
16:34, 06/17/2019

The magnetic north pole is moving and a liquid-metal ball explains why The pole is racing towards Siberia - but why? It's a mystery with huge implications, and to solve it, we're building an explosive model of the planet's core...
14:17, 06/26/2019

#DodgeBallWhileBlack: 10-Year-Old Black Boy Charged With a Crime for Playing Dodge Ball In the latest case of what one apparently cannot do and be black in this country, a 10-year-old black child is facing an assault charge because he (allegedly) hit another child (and, yes, a white child) in the face while playing a game of dodge ball....
09:51, 07/30/2019

LaMelo Ball, 17, opts for Australian league ahead of 2020 NBA draft The point guard, who had NCAA eligibility concerns, follows RJ Hampton in helping forge a path for young players who want to go pro straight out of high school....
15:00, 06/18/2019

Fyre Festival-like fiasco at Governors Ball leaves fans fuming Organizers of the weekend’s disastrous Governors Ball offered refunds Monday for its canceled final day of performances as furious fans fumed about getting “Frye Fest’d” — and vowed to never again attend the chaotic event. After the last day of the three-day music festival on Randall’s Island ...
22:00, 06/03/2019

The tiny town from "The Biggest Ball Of Twine In Minnesota" really does love Weird Al Although the majority of the pop culture world knows him for his various parody songs—many of them related to, featuring, or just generally in close proximity to, food—die-hard fans know that “Weird Al” Yankovic has a wide and varied catalog of original songs in his back pocket. Among these—and igno...
02:51, 08/29/2019

‘Anything That Moves the Ball Forward.’ Some Green New Deal Supporters Back Carbon Tax, Too How should we fight climate change? The most progressive Democrats say the answer is something like the Green New Deal, a massive government program aimed at reorienting American society. A more traditionally conservative answer is something like a carbon tax, making greenhouse gases more expensive ...
19:17, 07/12/2019

Ump leaves Mets-D'backs game after foul ball to mask Plate umpire Jim Wolf was forced to leave the game between the New York Mets and Arizona Diamondbacks when he was struck in the mask by a foul ball in the second inning        ...
05:17, 06/01/2019

Watch: Rockies ball boy flooded by Coors Field sprinkler system A ball boy for the Colorado Rockies found himself surrounded by water while sitting in foul territory during a game against the San Diego Padres at Coors Field in Denver....
17:17, 06/17/2019

Francisco Lindor upset after foul ball sends 3-year-old to hospital CLEVELAND — Francisco Lindor wasn’t thinking about his home run that helped the Cleveland Indians beat Kansas City Royals 5-4 on Sunday. Instead, the All-Star shortstop was only concerned about the young child who was struck by a line drive he hit. In the latest instance this season around the...
15:51, 07/22/2019

Molly Qerim waiting for one thing after ‘inappropriate’ LaVar Ball comment Molly Qerim is still waiting on an apology from LaVar Ball. Addressing the comment made by the Big Baller Brand patriarch during his appearance on “First Take” on Monday, in which he told Qerim she could “switch gears with me any day,” the ESPN co-host said she has yet to hea...
16:51, 06/19/2019

Francisco Lindor hits foul ball that sends 3-year-old to hospital Cleveland Indians star Francisco Lindor hit a foul ball that injured a child in a 5-4 win over the Kansas City Royals       ...
13:34, 07/22/2019

N.L. voters re-elect Dwight Ball’s Liberals to form minority government With most of the polls reporting, the Liberals were elected or leading in 21 ridings, the Tories were at 14, the New Democrats had three and there were two Independents....
06:51, 05/17/2019

Pitcher Tries A Very Sneaky Hidden-Ball Trick In CPBL All-Star Game Journeyman pitcher Mitch Lively started and earned a win in the Chinese Professional Baseball League’s all-star game over the weekend, pitching two innings against the Taiwanese national team. More importantly, he started his second inning of work off with a rather impressive hidden-ball trick....
23:51, 07/29/2019

Former Indianapolis Colts, Ball State player killed in Florida shooting Former Indianapolis Colts and Ball State player Eric Patterson was shot to death Saturday in Tampa, Florida.       ...
20:00, 06/10/2019

Raiders GM to absent Brown: Time to be 'All in or all out' Oakland Raiders general manager Mike Mayock told disgruntled receiver Antonio Brown it's time to decide whether he's "all in or all out" about playing this season after losing a fight with the NFL and NFLPA over his helmet       ...
04:17, 08/19/2019

Brown or no Brown, Raiders faithful got the MNF send-off they deserved After a week dominated by headlines about a player who left the Raiders, the players -- and the fans -- who remained put on a show in their final home opener in Oakland....
15:51, 09/10/2019

Steve Smith: England’s short deliveries soften the ball and play into my hands • Joe Root and Trevor Bayliss deliver scolding to England team• ‘It’s satisfying to get a big score’ after Headingley, says SmithEngland face an uphill battle to keep their Ashes hopes alive after a scolding from Joe Root was followed by the agony of watching Steve Smith pile on a masterful double-c...
23:00, 09/05/2019

Drunk stripper hit boss with billiard ball after she was fired for falling off stage: cops She’ll break. A sloshed stripper chucked two pool balls at her boss’ face — busting the woman’s nose— because she was fired from an Oklahoma City jiggle joint, according to cops who arrested her. Pole dancer Ashley Priola, 26, is accused of going balls-out with rage after she was canned for being so...
18:51, 05/17/2019

Shaq Makes Sleazy Low-Ball Reverse Pitch For Cheap Content For New TNT Show Shaq, that lovable character you can’t get enough of in his capacity as the grumbling grouch on TNT’s NBA studio coverage, apparently has a new docuseries—a fancy word that means “reality television show”— coming up on TNT. The show, apparently already hard-up for content, is hoping to put together ...
12:51, 08/29/2019

Is MLB's ball juiced? Home runs are being hit at record pace and pitchers just want the truth Homers are being hit at record pace, and pitchers want MLB to be honest with them about the ball. “We all see it," Red Sox starter David Price says.        ...
23:34, 05/02/2019

LaVar Ball Reappears On First Take After Lonzo's Trade, Makes Molly Qerim Uncomfortable Now that Lonzo Ball has been traded to the New Orleans Pelicans, LaVar Ball has reemerged from what was a pleasant absence to loudly boast about his son and be rude to female TV hosts. Today, he acted a little creepy toward Molly Qerim on First Take....
23:00, 06/17/2019

Bristol City write to clubs explaining new policy of not kicking ball out of play ‘We’re going to let the ref manage the game,’ says Lee JohnsonFollows flashpoint against Leeds when City played onBristol City have written to every Championship club to tell them that they will not kick the ball out of play for any opposing player unless they have suffered a head injury.The club’s ...
18:00, 08/06/2019

Got A Party At Home? This Yummy Cheese Ball Recipe Is Sure To Be A Show Stealer, See Video This cheesy and greasy delicacy is very simple to make at home, and if you really want it to be the star of the spread, do not be stingy with the cheese!...
18:51, 05/14/2019

Ole Miss' NCAA Championship hopes derailed after golfer hits bird with ball The Ole Miss men’s golf team suffered some horrible luck over Wednesday during an NCAA Regional contest in California in which they would have needed to finish in the top five to go to the NCAA Championship....
16:34, 05/17/2019

LaVar Ball makes tasteless remark to ESPN's Molly Qerim LaVar Ball went on ESPN’s First Take on Monday to discuss the trade that sent his son, Lonzo Ball, from the Lakers to the New Orleans Pelicans.       ...
19:34, 06/18/2019

Orioles Fan Experiences Embarrassment, Elation, Denial, And Resignation After Interfering With Live Ball In the bottom of the first inning of Monday’s Red Sox-Orioles game, Jonathan Villar lifted a long fly ball to left field, where J.D. Martinez tracked it to the wall. The wall seemed to sneak up on Martinez a little bit, and he was unable to make the catch, with the ball dropping and Villar racing to...
05:17, 05/07/2019

Are tennis players at the French Open allowed to scrape the mark where the ball landed? The long-running series in which readers answer other readers’ questions on subjects ranging from trivial flights of fancy to profound scientific conceptsWatching the French Open tennis being played at Roland Garros, I saw a player scrape the clay court with his foot to indicate to the umpire where ...
18:17, 06/04/2019

Nick Kyrgios says he deliberately tried to hit Rafael Nadal with ball at Wimbledon, won't apologize Nick Kyrgios admitted to attempting to hit Rafael Nadal with a ball during their Wimbledon match and said he won't be saying sorry to him.        ...
16:34, 07/05/2019

Charles Barkley couldn’t hold back his LaVar Ball hatred for long When asked to weigh in on the infamous LaVar Ball, Charles Barkley certainly didn’t mince his words. Barkley was originally hesitant to speak about Ball, but then shared his displeasure with the loud-mouthed Ball patriarch. “Wherever LaVar Ball is, there’s a village missing an idiot,” Barkley told T...
20:00, 06/25/2019

Watch: 'Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz HD' coming to PlayStation 4, Switch Sega has announced that a remastered version of 2006's "Super Monkey Ball: Banana Blitz" is coming to the PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC....
21:51, 07/16/2019

Watch: Cubs' Albert Almora Jr. distraught after striking child with foul ball Chicago Cubs outfielder Albert Almora Jr. was emotionally distraught after hitting a child in the stands with a foul ball during a win against the Houston Astros....
20:17, 05/30/2019

Fortnite Fortbyte 53 Location How to raise the disco ball at mountain top villain lair Accessible by helping to raise the disco ball at an abandoned mountain top villain lair is the latest Fortbyte challenge players can complete today in Fortnite Battle Royale. Here's everything you need to know....
16:17, 06/29/2019

Paranormal Activity: Paul DeJong Bends Foul Ball With His Mind (REAL!) A couple of explanations for this very strange, uh, “base hit” in the first inning of tonight’s Giants-Cardinals game. One: Paul DeJong, being a very science-minded fellow with sincere, demonstrated interest in the way external forces affect the trajectory of a baseball, figured out a split-second b...
07:00, 09/04/2019

Cricket World Cup: England dropping the ball so early is a powerful reality check One of the many excellent things about England's opening Cricket World Cup win against South Africa on Thursday was that it took the game to cricket's much-vaunted wider audience. Ben Stokes' catch gave a fine England win on a sunny day the 10 o'clock news moment it needed....
00:17, 06/05/2019

Good news for England’s Ashes bowlers as ECB sticks with 2018 Dukes ball • New county ball will not be used in this summer’s Tests• More pronounced seam made batting difficult in 2018The England and Wales Cricket Board has confirmed that this year’s Tests will be played using a more bowler-friendly ball, one different to the county cricket model, with manufacturer Dukes ...
16:00, 05/08/2019

Lonzo Ball Says His Big Baller Brand Basketball Shoes Were Flimsy Pieces Of Crap In news that will come as no sort of shock to anyone whose admiration of the Ball family does not rise to the level of actual cartoon swirly eyes, the wildly expensive ZO2 shoes that were the foundation of the failed Big Baller Brand apparel line were apparently utter piles of shit, totally unsuited...
14:51, 09/05/2019

Trevor Bauer throws ball over outfield fence in anger, later issues apology Indians pitcher Trevor Bauer erupted as manager Terry Francona came to take him out of the game, chucking the ball over center-field wall. He later apologized.       ...
11:17, 07/29/2019

Teen has HUGE hair ball removed from stomach after 10 years of chewing her barnet A TEENAGER had a giant clump of hair removed from her stomach after she spent a decade chomping on her barnet. The patient suffers from Rapunzel Syndrome....
11:34, 05/30/2019

Girl, 2, hit by foul ball at Astros game suffered skull fracture, attorney says A 2-year-old girl who was struck by a foul ball during a Houston Astros home game last month suffered a skull fracture and seizures, an attorney for her family said Wednesday....
09:51, 06/27/2019