NHL announces Bergevin, Lamoriello and Zito Voted Finalists for Jim Gregory General Manager of the Year Award

NEW YORK (June 17, 2021) – Marc Bergevin of the Montreal Canadiens, Lou Lamoriello of the New York Islanders and Bill Zito of the Florida Panthers are the three finalists for the 2020-21 Jim Gregory General Manager of the Year Award, the National Hockey League announced today. Voting for this award was conducted […]

College Football Playoff Management Committee Agrees to Move Process Forward and Broaden Discussion on 12-teams

June 18, 2021 CHICAGO – In advance of next week’s meeting of the university presidents and chancellors who oversee the College Football Playoff (CFP), the CFP management committee today reviewed a working group’s proposed 12-team playoff, with committee members stating they look forward to discussing the […]

Ohio State set to host 2021 Columbus HBCU Game, Kentucky State and Central State

JUNE 17, 2021 TICKETS ON SALE FOR CLASSIC Columbus, OH — Today, Classic For Columbus, Presented by Nationwide and Huntington Bank, announced that the football game between Central State University from Ohio and Kentucky State University will now be played at Ohio Stadium on Saturday, August […]

COLUMBUS CREW ANNOUNCES SINGLE-MATCH TICKETS FOR LOWER.COM FIELD ARE NOW ON SALE

June 17, 2021  Tickets for all remaining 2021 MLS regular-season matches at Lower.com Field currently available for purchase COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew today announced that single-match tickets for all remaining 2021 MLS regular-season matches at Lower.com Field – which is set to open its gates on Saturday, July 3 – are […]

OSU Buckeyes Olave, Munford and Garrett named to Walter Camp Preseason All-America Team

June 17, 2021 All are first-team choices COLUMBUS, Ohio – Three Ohio State Buckeyes were among those selected on Thursday to the 2021 Walter Camp Preseason All-America Teams. All three of the Buckeye picks were first-teamers: WR Chris Olave and RT Thayer Munford on offense and DT Haskell Garrett on defense. Ohio […]

UC Bearcats Football’s Gardner & Sanders selected For Walter Camp Preseason All-America Team

June 17, 2021 WEB LINK: https://bit.ly/3iNMM9z CINCINNATI – University of Cincinnati cornerback Ahmad Gardner and defensive end Myjai Sanders were tabbed for preseason All-America honors by the Walter Camp Football Foundation. Gardner earned first-team accolades while Sanders grabbed second-team awards. Cincinnati finished 9-1 in 2020, winning the […]

Ohio State’s Athletes of the Year: Football’s Justin Fields; Track & Field champion Adelaide Aquilla

June 17, 2021 They will now be in the running for Big Ten Male and Female Athlete of the Year honors COLUMBUS, Ohio – Record-setting quarterback Justin Fields (football) and NCAA and Big Ten shot put champion Adelaide Aquilla (track and field) are Ohio State’s 2021 Male and Female Athletes […]

After a hiatus in 2020 due to Covid-19, NHRA CAMPING WORLD DRAG RACING SERIES returns to Norwalk, Ohio for 14TH ANNUAL SUMMIT RACING EQUIPMENT NHRA NATIONALS

Thu, Jun 17, 2021 NORWALK, Ohio – Racing returns to Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in a major way, as the thrilling 11,000-horsepower, 330-mph nitro burning machines in the NHRA Camping World Drag Racing Series are back for the 14th annual Summit Racing Equipment NHRA […]

Minnesota Twins return Arraez and Maeda from rehab assignments and reinstate from 10-day injured list

June 14th, 2021 Pineda and Refsnyder placed on 10-day injured list SEATTLE, WA – The Minnesota Twins announced today that they have returned infielder/outfielder Luis Arraez and right-handed pitcher Kenta Maeda from their rehab assignments and reinstated them from the 10-day Injured List. Arraez, who missed the last 19 games […]

The Action Network and National Hockey League Announce Multiplatform Content Partnership for the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs

NEW YORK (June 16, 2021) – The Action Network and the National Hockey League (NHL®) today announced a multiplatform content partnership for the 2021 Stanley Cup Semifinals™ and 2021 Stanley Cup® Final. As part of this partnership, The Action Network will provide exclusive NHL-focused content across […]

NHL 2020-21 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy awarded to Philadelphia Flyers LW Oskar Lindblom

NEW YORK (June 15, 2021) – Philadelphia Flyers left wing Oskar Lindblom is the 2020-21 recipient of the Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, awarded annually to the NHL player who “best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship, and dedication to hockey.” The award was presented by the Professional Hockey Writers […]

Blue Jackets offseason news continues with Promotions, Changes within Hockey Operations Department

 JUNE 16, 2021 Rick Nash, Josef Boumedienne promoted; former Jackets Derek Dorsett, Mark Letestu named development coaches COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager and Associate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced several changes to the club’s hockey operations department today.  Rick Nash has been promoted to […]

MLB News: Jennie Finch Empowerment Award presented by Arm & Hammer to give four softball student-athletes college scholarships and trip to 2021 World Series

6/14/2021 The four young women will be selected from four MLB-led softball programs, including RBI Regionals, RBI World Series, Jennie Finch Classic and Breakthrough Series In honor of World Softball Day (on Sunday June 13th), Major League Baseball and Church & Dwight Co., Inc, the […]

Boston Red Sox announce roster moves

6/14/2021 BOSTON, MA—The Boston Red Sox today announced the following roster moves: • The Red Sox acquired right-handed pitcher Yacksel Rios from the Seattle Mariners, in exchange for cash considerations. • To make room for Rios on the 40-man roster, the Red Sox designated right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber for assignment. • To […]

Major League Baseball and the Colorado Rockies present the largest free fan event of All-Star Week – Play Ball Park

6/14/21 Free Registration Now Open at AllStarGame.com Major League Baseball and the Colorado Rockies today unveiled plans for All-Star Week’s largest free fan event, PLAY BALL PARK. This fan-friendly and interactive festival arrives at the Colorado Convention Center in downtown Denver for 2021 MLB All-Star Week, […]

Google MLB All-Star Game News: Guerrero Jr., Acuña Jr. leading respective leagues in first 2021 Ballot update

6/14/21 Ohtani, Tatis Jr. Among Eight Potential First Time All-Stars Leading Their Position; Twelve Different Teams Represented Among Positional Leaders and 21 Clubs in Position to Advance Players to Finalist Phase; Phase One Voting Available Until Thursday, June 24th at 4:00 p.m. (ET) First baseman Vladimir […]

Boston Red Sox select right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber from Triple-A Worcester

613/21 Club designates right-handed pitcher Brandon Brennan for assignment BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today selected right-handed pitcher Ryan Weber to the active major league roster from Triple-A Worcester. To make room on the 40-man roster, the Red Sox designated right-handed pitcher Brandon Brennan for assignment. Chief Baseball […]

Colorado Rockies News: Albuquerque Isotopes manager Warren Schaeffer named the winner of the 2020 P.J. Carey Player Development Award

Annual award given to the top player development staff member in the Rockies organization DENVER — The Colorado Rockies announced during May that Triple-A Albuquerque Manager Warren Schaeffer has been named the recipient of the seventh annual P.J. Carey Player Development Award. Schaeffer joins Andy Stover […]

NHL announces Jack Adams Award Finalists: Canes’ Brind’Amour, Wild’s Evason and Panthers’ Quenneville

NEW YORK (June 11, 2021) – Rod Brind’Amour of the Carolina Hurricanes, Dean Evason of the Minnesota Wild and Joel Quenneville of the Florida Panthers are the three finalists for the 2020‑21 Jack Adams Award, presented to the head coach who has “contributed the most to his team’s success,” the National Hockey League […]

Boston Red Sox recall RHP Brandon Brennan

Club Options Right-Handed Pitcher Phillips Valdez to Worcester BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox on Thursday recalled right-handed pitcher Brandon Brennan from Triple-A Worcester. To make room for Brennan on the active roster, the club optioned right-handed pitcher Phillips Valdez to Worcester. Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom made the […]

LA Dodgers make several roster moves

6/12/2021 LOS ANGELES – The Los Angeles Dodgers selected infielder Andy Burns from Triple-A Oklahoma City and optioned right-handed pitcher Mitch White. Additionally, the Dodgers designated right-handed pitcher Dennis Santana for assignment. Burns, 30, appeared in 30 games for the Oklahoma City, batting .330 (32-for-97) with […]

College Football Playoff News: 12-TEAM PLAYOFF PROPOSED BY COLLEGE FOOTBALL PLAYOFF WORKING GROUP; Proposal Would Provide Greater Participation

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 10, 2021 -First Step in a Long Process- IRVING, Texas – A sub-group of College Football Playoff’s (CFP) management committee today presented a proposal to change the current four-team format to a 12-team event. The proposal was made to the full CFP […]

Ohio Northern Junior All-American Brock Martin named First Team Academic All-District in Football by CoSida

June 10, 2021 2020 CoSIDA Academic All-District Team (.pdf) ADA — Ohio Northern junior All-American Brock Martin (Attica/Seneca East) was named First Team Academic All-District 7 in football by the College Sports Information Directors of America. First-team Academic All-District honorees advance to the CoSIDA Academic All-America ballot. […]

NHL releases 2020-21 Hart Trophy Finalists: Avs’ MacKinnon, Leafs’ Matthews and Oilers’ McDavid

NEW YORK (June 10, 2021) – Colorado Avalanche center Nathan MacKinnon, Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews and Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid are the three finalists for the 2020-21 Hart Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team,” the National Hockey League announced today. Members of the Professional Hockey Writers […]

NHL releases 2020-21 Norris Trophy Finalists: Rangers’ Fox, Lightning’s Hedman and Avs’ Makar

NEW YORK (June 9, 2021) – Adam Fox of the New York Rangers, Victor Hedman of the Tampa Bay Lightning and Cale Makar of the Colorado Avalanche are the three finalists for the 2020-21 James Norris Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the defense player who demonstrates throughout the season the greatest all-round ability in the position,” the National Hockey […]

NHL announces 2020-21 Bill Masterton Award Nominees: Wild’s Dumba, Flyers’ Lindblom and Sharks’ Marleau

NEW YORK (June 8, 2021) – Minnesota Wild defenseman Matt Dumba, Philadelphia Flyers left wing Oskar Lindblom and San Jose Sharks center Patrick Marleau are the three finalists for the 2020‑21 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, which is awarded “to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and dedication to […]

NHL fines Bruins’ Ritchie for Elbowing

NEW YORK (June 8, 2021) – Boston Bruins forward Nick Ritchie has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for elbowing New York Islanders defenseman Scott Mayfield during Game 5 of the teams’ Second Round series in Boston on Monday, June 7, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. […]

Cincinnati Reds News: Kid Glove Program and Reds Community Fund partnering to continue the legacy of supporting youth baseball and softball

Kid Glove and the Reds Community Fund have partnered to ensure the 72-year-old fundraising program will continue to serve local baseball and softball organizations in Greater Cincinnati and Northern Kentucky.  Founded in 1949, the Kid Glove Program has two primary purposes: providing baseball and softball […]

NHL releases start times for 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round Games on June 10

NEW YORK (June 7, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced the following updates to the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round schedule:  Thursday, June 10 The start time of Game 6 (if necessary) of the Second Round series between the Carolina Hurricanes and Tampa Bay Lightning has been set for 6:30 p.m. ET on Thursday, June […]

NHL announces 2020-21 Frank Selke Trophy Finalists: Panthers’ Barkov, Bruins’ Bergeron and Vegas’ Stone

NEW YORK (June 6, 2021) – Florida Panthers center Aleksander Barkov, Boston Bruins center Patrice Bergeron and Vegas Golden Knights right wing Mark Stone are the three finalists for the 2020‑21 Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded “to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game,” the National Hockey […]

NHL releases start times for 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round Games on June 9

NEW YORK (June 6, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced starting times and national broadcast information for Stanley Cup Playoffs Second Round games scheduled on June 9: The start time of Game 6 of the Second Round series between the Boston Bruins and New York Islanders has been set for 7:30 p.m. ET on Wednesday, June […]

NHL announces Lady Byng Trophy Finalists: Maple Leafs’ Matthews, Canes’ Slavin and Wild’s Spurgeon

NEW YORK (June 5, 2021) – Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews, Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Jaccob Slavin and Minnesota Wild defenseman Jared Spurgeon are the three finalists for the 2020-21 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing ability,” […]

NHL announces 2020-21 King Clancy Trophy Finalists: Sharks’ Gabriel, Predators’ Rinne and Devils’ Subban

NEW YORK (June 4, 2021) – San Jose Sharks right wing Kurtis Gabriel, Nashville Predators goaltender Pekka Rinne and New Jersey Devils defenseman P.K. Subban are the three finalists for the 2020‑21 King Clancy Memorial Trophy, which is presented “to the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and off the ice […]

Blue Jackets announce center Max Domi undergoes successful surgery on right shoulder; EXPECTED TO BE SIDELINED FIVE TO SIX MONTHS

 JUNE 4, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets center Max Domi underwent successful surgery on Thursday to repair a labral tear of his right shoulder and is expected to make a full recovery in five to six months, Blue Jackets General Manager and Alternate Governor […]

Blue Devils get nice duo out of Transfer Portal: Marquette’s Theo John, Davidson’s Bates Jones

DURHAM – Head Men’s Basketball Coach Mike Krzyzewski has announced a pair of graduate transfers – Theo John and Bates Jones — have signed scholarship agreements to attend Duke University and play for the Blue Devils in 2021-22. John is a 6-foot-9, 245-pound forward from Minneapolis, Minn., and comes to Duke after […]

Duke Blue Devils announce that former star Jon Scheyer, 33, will replace Coach “K” as the new coach next April

6/4/2021  DURHAM – Duke University formally announced Jon Scheyer as the next head coach of the men’s basketball program in a press conference at historic Cameron Indoor Stadium Friday morning. Scheyer will take the reins of the iconic program in April 2022, following the retirement of Mike Krzyzewski. Scheyer, […]

NHL announces 2020-21 Calder Trophy Finalists, Nedeljkovic and Robertson

NEW YORK (June 3, 2021) – Minnesota Wild left wing Kirill Kaprizov, Carolina Hurricanes goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic and Dallas Stars left wing Jason Robertson are the three finalists for the 2020‑21 Calder Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition,” the National Hockey […]

Memorial Tournament News: Tim Rosaforte named recipient of 2021 Memorial Golf Journalism Award

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide have announced that award-winning journalist Tim Rosaforte has been named the recipient of the 2021 Memorial Golf Journalism Award. Rosaforte, 65, who lives in Jupiter, Fla., enjoyed a successful career in both print and broadcast […]

The Memorial Tournament: Nationwide takes new role beginning in 2022

Community leader becomes new presenting sponsor of the Tournament’s leading philanthropic initiative, the annual Legends Luncheon Dublin, Ohio – The Memorial Tournament and Nationwide have announced that the Tournament’s longtime presenting sponsor will transition into a new role with the Memorial at the conclusion of the 2021 […]

Boston’s DeBrusk fined by NHL for Cross-checking

NEW YORK (June 1, 2021) – Boston Bruins forward Jake DeBrusk has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for cross-checking New York Islanders defenseman Scott Mayfield during Game 2 of the teams’ Second Round series in Boston on Monday, May 31, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. […]

NHL and NHLPA Celebrate Pride Month Sharing Stories from Across the Hockey Community of ‘Why Pride Matters’

Hockey Community to Celebrate Virtual Pride Day on June 25; Visit NHL.com/Pride NEW YORK/TORONTO (June 1, 2021) – This June, the National Hockey League (NHL®) and National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) are celebrating Pride Month as part of their joint Hockey Is For Everyone™ year-round initiative. The […]

NHL announces Vezina Trophy Finalists: Fleury, Grubauer and Vasilevskiy

NEW YORK (June 1, 2021) – Marc-Andre Fleury of the Vegas Golden Knights, Philipp Grubauer of the Colorado Avalanche and Andrei Vasilevskiy of the Tampa Bay Lightning are the three finalists for the 2020-21 Vezina Trophy, awarded “to the goaltender adjudged to be the best at his position,” the National Hockey League announced today. NHL general managers submitted […]

Major champions Jordan Spieth and Jason Day join 2019 Memorial winner Patrick Cantlay and rising star Viktor Hovland as latest commitments to the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from three-time major champion Jordan Spieth, former PGA Championship winner Jason Day, 2019 Memorial winner Patrick Cantlay, and rising star Viktor Hovland to compete in the premiere invitational […]

OHSAA Softball, Lacrosse and Track and Field State Tournament Qualifiers

NEWS RELEASE – Ohio High School Athletic Association Executive Director Doug Ute www.OHSAA.org  |  twitter.com/OHSAASports  |  facebook.com/OHSAAsports May 31, 2021 Ticketing update for three state tournaments set for this week, along with regional baseball tournaments COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School Athletic Association will conduct three state […]

Daily Almanac for Monday, May 31, 2021: Memorial Day where we honor and mourn all Military Personnel who served and sacrificed for our country; Thank You!

MEMORIAL DAY The custom of honoring ancestors by cleaning cemeteries and decorating graves is an ancient and worldwide tradition, but the specific origin of Memorial Day, or Decoration Day as it was first known, are unclear. In early rural America, this duty was usually performed […]

Cincinnati Bearcats Football: 6 Game Times announced by American Athletic Conference

May 27, 2021 WEB LINK: https://bit.ly/3hZ19rg CINCINNATI – Six additional game times for the 2021 University of Cincinnati football season were announced Thursday by the American Athletic Conference with the Bearcats confirmed for at least five national-television audiences. The defending AAC Champion Bearcats will feature on ABC, […]

Toronto FC Match Notes vs. Columbus Crew

TORONTO FC at COLUMBUS CREW2021 MLS REGULAR SEASONKickoff: MAY 29, 2021 | 3:00 P.M. ETHISTORIC CREW STADIUM | COLUMBUS, OH INJURY/DISCIPLINARY REPORT OUT:Ifunanyachi Achara – ACL surgeryJulian Dunn – Hip Osteochondral InjuryDom Dwyer – ThighErickson Gallardo – GroinQUESTIONABLE:Omar Gonzalez – ThighAlejandro Pozuelo – ThighJonathan Osorio […]

Columbus Crew-Toronto FC Match Notes

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(2-2-2, 8 pts.) TORONTOFC2021 REGULAR SEASON:(1-3-2, 5 pts.) Date: Saturday, May 29Match Time: 3:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 3:08 p.m. ETLocation: Historic Crew Stadium (Columbus, Ohio)Regional TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst)Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran (play-by-play)ColumbusCrew.com Spanish […]

Purdue Track & Field: Colebrooke, Greene and 4×100 Qualify for NCAA Championships

Friday, May 28, 2021 LINK: https://boile.rs/2RLzLCB FRIDAY RESULTS: https://boile.rs/3c3dve3 LIVE RESULTS: https://boile.rs/3ugiizj WATCH: https://boile.rs/34spU7b WOMEN’S MEET PROGRAM: https://boile.rs/34iAH3W EVENT SCHEDULE: https://boile.rs/3fiR2M4 PRELIMS HEADQUARTERS: https://boile.rs/2RMlLbp JACKSONVILLE, Fla. – Senior Samson Colebrooke, junior Tamar Greene and the men’s 4×100 relay team qualified for the NCAA Championships and two top-four times in team history were set […]

Penn State Athletics announces department remains Self-Supporting

release: https://gopsusports.com/news/2021/5/28/athletics-remains-self-supporting.aspx (May 28, 2021) UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State Intercollegiate Athletics recently filed its 2019-20 NCAA Annual Financial Report, which showed it remains a self-supporting unit, while providing an unmatched student-athlete experience. Despite the wide-ranging financial impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic during 2019-20, including the cancellation […]

College AD Nightcap

The Day’s News For Months We’ve Heard Ray Tanner’s Time Was Up This summer at South Carolina…Well… Oklahoma Extends Joe Castiglione’s Contract, Regents Approve Coaching Contracts OU’s Board of Regents approved a multi-million dollar contract for incoming men’s basketball coach Porter Moser Thursday, along with contract […]

Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide, latest commitments: Major champions Jordan Spieth and Jason Day join 2019 Memorial winner Patrick Cantlay and rising star Viktor Hovland

FedExCup Top-10-Field Update May 26, 2021 the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from three-time major champion Jordan Spieth, former PGA Championship winner Jason Day, 2019 Memorial winner Patrick […]

NHL announces Start Times Set for 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs Games Scheduled on Saturday, May 29

NEW YORK (May 27, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced the starting times and national broadcast information for 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs games scheduled on Saturday, May 29. The start time of Game 7 (if necessary) of the First Round series between the Nashville Predators and Carolina Hurricanes has been […]

Paul Dolan, Indians owner issues Statement on conclusion of MLB’s investigation of former pitching coach Mickey Callaway

May 26th, 2021 CLEVELAND, OH — Indians Owner Paul Dolan made the following statement relative to the conclusion of Major League Baseball’s sexual harassment investigation on former pitching coach Mickey Callaway. “We want to thank Commissioner Manfred and Major League Baseball for their diligent work […]

Arizona Diamondbacks roster moves

May 27th, 2021 The Arizona Diamondbacks made the following roster moves: Selected LHP Ryan Buchter (No. 52) from Triple-A Reno. Transferred RHP Luke Weaver to the 60-day injured list (strained right shoulder). Optioned RHP Corbin Martin to Reno following last night’s game. COURTESY ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS & MLBpressbox.com

‘MLB Network Showcase: Clubhouse Edition’ to return on Tuesday, June 1 for Los Angeles Angels against San Francisco Giants at 9:30 P.M. ET

Six-Time MLB All-Star CC Sabathia Rejoins MLB Network’s Sean Casey, Chris Young and Stephen Nelson for a Non-Traditional Game Call 5/27/2021 May 27, 2021 – MLB Network Showcase: Clubhouse Edition – a new, non-traditional game telecast format MLB Network debuted this past April – will return when the Los Angeles Angels visit the San […]

Maryland gives Women’s Basketball coach Brenda Frese contract extension through 26-27

5/25/2021 COLLEGE PARK, Md. – University of Maryland Director of Athletics Damon Evans has announced an agreement with women’s basketball head coach and National Coach of the Year Brenda Frese that extends her contract through the 2026-27 season. Frese’s new six-year contract became effective this month and includes an additional […]

SWAC Baseball Championship Game: Jackson State loses to Southern, 7-6

5/23/2021 Box Score  HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Southern defeated Jackson State 7-6 in the SWAC Championship. Ty Hill batted 2-for-4 with an RBI and Chenar Brown finished 1-for-4 with an RBI. Wesley Reyes finished 1-for-4 with an RBI, while Omar Gomez batted 1-for-3 with an RBI. Anthony Becerra started and tossed 2 2/3 innings and scattered […]

Nebraska announces hiring of Shannan Lum to Men’s Basketball Staff

5/24/2021 Lincoln – Nebraska men’s basketball Coach Fred Hoiberg announced the addition of Shannan Lum to the Husker staff. Lum will serve as Recruiting Coordinator, a newly-created position on Nebraska’s basketball staff. In that role, she will help the Husker coaching staff in advanced scouting, including opponent and team […]

Gonzaga adds former Illinois assistant coach Stephen Gentry to Men’s Basketball Staff

Former Zag returns to GU after spending two seasons at Illinois SPOKANE, Wash. – Gonzaga Athletic Director Mike Roth and men’s basketball Head Coach Mark Few announced the hiring of Stephen Gentry as an assistant coach on the Zags’ coaching staff. Gentry was most recently an assistant coach at Illinois. […]

NHL fines Lightning defensman Ryan McDonagh for cross-checking

NEW YORK (May 25, 2021) – Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Ryan McDonagh has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for cross-checking Florida Panthers forward Mason Marchment during Game 5 of the teams’ First Round series in Sunrise, Fla., on Monday, May 24, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced […]

Missouri Softball’s 40th no-hitter thrown by Jordan Weber advances Tigers into NCAA Super Regional vs. James Madison

COLUMBIA, Mo. – Jordan Weber threw Mizzou’s 40th no-hitter in program history to send Mizzou to the Super Regionals for the first time since 2016. Weber and Laurin Krings fired back-to-back one-hitters to open the Columbia Regional. The Tigers defeated Iowa State 5-0 in the Final. As the designated visitors for […]

Blue Jackets General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen talks new head coach, 3 First Round Picks, Patrik Laine and two Number 1 goalies In Part 2 Of the Zoom Press Conference With The Media

Jarmo Kekalainen was named the third general manager in Columbus Blue Jackets history on February 13, 2013. Since his arrival, the Blue Jackets have enjoyed their best stretch in club history, posting the three best records in franchise history: 2016-17 (50-24-8, 108 pts), 2018-19 (47-31-4, […]

St. Louis Cardinals make roster moves

St. Louis, Mo., May 23, 2021 – The St. Louis Cardinals announced prior to tonight’ series finale with the Cubs, that they have placed right-handed pitcher Miles Mikolas (right forearm tightness) on the 10-day Injured List and recalled right-handed reliever Junior Fernandez from Memphis (AAA). Mikolas, who was removed from […]

Arizona D-Backs make roster moves

May 23rd, 2021Share The Arizona Diamondbacks made the following roster moves: Reinstated RHP Taylor Widener (right groin strain) from the 10-day injured list. Widener will start today’s game. Following yesterday’s game, optioned INF/OF Josh VanMeter to Triple-A Reno. COURTESY ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS & MLBpressbox.com

Toronto Blue Jays roster moves

May 22nd, 2021 The Toronto Blue Jays have the following roster moves: INF Cavan Biggio has been placed on the 10-day IL with a cervical spine ligament sprain. LHP Anthony Kay has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo. RHP Jeremy Beasley has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo. RHP Ty Tice has been recalled […]

NHL announces start times for Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round games on May 25

NEW YORK (May 23, 2021) – The National Hockey League today announced the following updates to the 2021 Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round schedule: Tuesday, May 25 The start time of Game 4 of the First Round series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens is set for 7:30 p.m. ET on Tuesday, May 25, in Montreal. […]

UConn gives contract extensions to Women’s Basketball coach Geno Auriemma and Men’s Hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh

5/21/2021 STORRS, Conn. – University of Connecticut director of athletics David Benedict today announced that the contracts of head women’s basketball coach Geno Auriemma and head men’s hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh have each been extended for five years. The contract extension for Auriemma is retroactive from April 2020, and runs through April […]

Blue Jackets general manager Jarmo Kekalainen evaluates the season and the offseason in Part 1 of this Zoom press conference with the media

Jarmo Kekalainen was named the third general manager in Columbus Blue Jackets history on February 13, 2013. Since his arrival, the Blue Jackets have enjoyed their best stretch in club history, posting the three best records in franchise history: 2016-17 (50-24-8, 108 pts), 2018-19 (47-31-4, […]

Iowa’s Caitlin Clark Named to 2021 USA U19 World Cup Team

May 16, 2021 Online Release: https://bit.ly/33Oye0J USA Basketball Release: https://bit.ly/3fiK74q IOWA CITY, Iowa — University of Iowa women’s basketball freshman Caitlin Clark was one of nine athletes named to the 2021 USA Women’s U19 World Cup Team, the USA Basketball Women’s Junior National Team Selection Committee announced Sunday. […]

Season exit interview with Zach Werenski Blue Jackets defenseman: signing him to a long-tern deal is one of the many decisions this offseason for Columbus

2020-21 STATISTICS & INFORMATION (From game notes of last game vs. Detroit) 8: Zach Werenski (D) (*Injured) 6′ 2″, 218 lbs. / Jul 19, 1997 (23 years and 9 months) ZAK wuh-REHN-skeeDrafted: Columbus’ first round pick, eighth overall, in the 2015 NHL Draft5th NHL / […]

NHL Network announces airing of tonight’s Game 1 of First Round Series Between Maple Leafs and Canadiens at 7:30 p.m. ET

NHL Tonight to Follow Game May 20, 2021 – NHL Network’s 2021 Stanley Cup® Playoffs game coverage begins with Game 1 of the First Round series between the Toronto Maple Leafs and Montreal Canadiens at Scotiabank Arena in Toronto, tonight at 7:30 p.m. ET. Tonight’s game will mark the first […]

New Jersey Devils hire former USA Women’s Hockey star, captain and Gold medalist Meghan Duggan as Manager, Player Development

May 19, 2021 The New Jersey Devils today announced that Meghan Duggan has been hired for the newly created role of Manager, Player Development within the club’s Hockey Operations Department. The announcement was made by Devils’ Executive Vice President/General Manager Tom Fitzgerald. “We are incredibly […]

He’s back! John Davidson returns to Blue Jackets as President of Hockey Operations; Team gives GM Jarmo Kekalainen a contract extension

MAY 20, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have named John Davidson president of hockey operations and alternate governor and signed General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen to a contract extension through the 2024-25 National Hockey League season, club President and Alternate Governor […]

NHL News: McDavid wins Art Ross Trophy; Matthews earns “Rocket” Richard Award

NEW YORK (May 19, 2021) – The 2020-21 National Hockey League regular season concluded today with Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid capturing his third Art Ross Trophy as the League’s scoring champion and Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews claiming his first Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the NHL’s goal-scoring leader. McDavid registered a League-best 105 points (33-72—105 […]

Memorial Tournament News: 2021 entries continue with World No. 2 Justin Thomas and Columbus native Bo Hoag

May 19, 2021 Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from former PGA Championship winner Justin Thomas and Columbus native Bo Hoag to compete in the premiere invitational Tournament hosted by golf legend Jack […]

Memorial Tournament News: 2021 commitments continue with McIlroy, Morikawa, Scott and Watson

Dublin, Ohio – Officials of the Memorial Tournament presented by Nationwide announced today that the Tournament has accepted entries from four-time major champion Rory McIlroy, PGA Championship winner Collin Morikawa and Masters champions Adam Scott and Bubba Watson to compete in the premiere invitational Tournament hosted […]

Indianapolis 500 News: Country Music Star Jimmie Allen To Perform National Anthem

INDIANAPOLIS (Tuesday, May 18, 2021) – Chart-topping, platinum-selling country recording artist Jimmie Allen will perform the national anthem before the start of the 105th Running of the Indianapolis 500 presented by Gainbridge on Sunday, May 30 at Indianapolis Motor Speedway. Allen will sing “The Star-Spangled […]

Penn State announces home game against Auburn will kickoff at 7:30 pm on ABC TV

Release:https://gopsusports.com/news/2021/5/18/football-penn-state-auburn-slated-for-7-30-pm-kickoff-on-abc.aspx Tue, May 18, 2021 Marks the 22nd consecutive season PSU has appeared in at least one regular season night contest UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Penn State’s Sept. 18 contest vs. Auburn in Beaver Stadium will kick at 7:30 p.m. on ABC, it was announced on […]

Arkansas Men’s Golf climbs at NCAA Regional; 3 in Top 15

TUESDAY, MAY 18, 2021 ONLINE VERSION: https://bit.ly/3bDPtWT NCAA Kingston Springs Live Scoring: https://bit.ly/3fn3jxV NCAA Kingston Springs Results Rd2: https://bit.ly/3fpWSKI KINGSTON SPRINGS, Tenn. – Arkansas fired a 4-under-par 280, tying for the fourth-best score by the program at a Regional, and the Razorbacks moved up three spots to third at […]

Rutgers Rowing Team selected for NCAA Championships

Tue, May 18, 2021 Web Release:  go.rutgers.edu/wywm1ww9 Scarlet Knights qualify for consecutive NCAA Championships for first time this century  NEW BRUNSWICK, N.J. – No. 5 Rutgers rowing continues its commitment to excellence with a second consecutive selection to the NCAA Championships, announced during the NCAA Selection Show on NCAA.com Tuesday. […]

Justin Williams powers Penn State Baseball past Rutgers in Big Ten play

May 17, 2021 Gopsusports.com release: https://gopsusports.com/news/2021/5/17/baseball-williams-grand-slam-powers-penn-state-to-8-6-win.aspx Nittany Lions use eight-run sixth to top Rutgers UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. – Justin Williams’ grand slam in Penn State’s (16-21) eight-run sixth inning powered the Nittany Lions to a series victory over Rutgers on Monday afternoon. Williams went 2-4 with four RBI […]

Purdue Men’s Golf: Weiler, Bradley in Top 20 at NCAA Regionals

Link to complete release: https://bit.ly/33R4dxj Link to Round 2 live scoring: http://results.golfstat.com/public/leaderboards/gsnav.cfm?pg=player&tid=22936 Monday, May 17, 2021 NOBLESVILLE, Ind. – Purdue golfers Joe Weiler and Cole Bradley have positioned themselves to be in the running for a spot at the NCAA National Championships after strong opening rounds at the NCAA […]

Ohio Northern’s Davis, Renner, Walters named to All-OAC Softball Tournament Team

May 17, 2021 | OAC Tournament site | ADA — Senior Abby Davis (New Palestine, Ind.) and juniors Lauren Renner (Columbus/Hilliard Bradley) and Stacey Walters (Sunbury/Big Walnut) were named to the All-Ohio Athletic Conference Softball Tournament Team. The Polar Bears (24-18-1 overall) the OAC’s automatic bid to the NCAA Division III Tournament with […]

New England Revolution Player Notes: Free agent signings bring championship experience to team and locker room

New England added three players through free agency this offseason, including midfielder Emmanuel Boateng, defender A.J. DeLaGarza, and goalkeeper Earl Edwards Jr. The trio brings nearly 400 combined regular-season appearances — only expansion side Austin FC added moreMLS games played to its roster through free […]

New England Revolution Player Notes: Kessler, Buchanan and Dulysse compete in Olympic Qualifying

Defender Henry Kessler (United Sates) and forward Tajon Buchanan(Canada) were rewarded for breakout 2020 campaigns with their firstinternational appearances at any age level during the Concacaf Men’sOlympic Qualifying Championship.Kessler started three of four games for the United States Under-23 Men’sNational Team. The Revolution’s first-round selection […]

New England Revolution Players Notes: INTERNATIONAL SIGNINGS ARRIVE STATESIDE

The Revolution added three players through the international market thisoffseason, including midfielder Arnór Traustason, midfielder WilfridKaptoum, and defender Christian Mafla. In last Saturday’s season opener against D.C. United, all three players were included in the starting lineup, with Traustason and Mafla making their MLS debuts.Traustason […]