Historical events August 2

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Historical Events August 1

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Colorado (/ˌkɒləˈrædoʊ, -ˈrɑːdoʊ/ (listen), other variants) is a state in the Mountain West subregion of the Western United States. It encompasses most of the Southern Rocky Mountains as well as the northeastern portion of the Colorado Plateau and the western edge of the Great Plains. Colorado is the eighth most extensive and 21st most populous U.S. state. […]

Ohio State Buckeyes News: Buckeyes Close Out Individual Fencing Competition at Olympic Games

July 26, 2021 Rising junior Cervantes picks up win in first Olympic appearance ADDITIONAL INFO Online Release | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram COLUMBUS, Ohio – Three Buckeyes competed in the individual fencing competition at the 2020 Olympic Games in Tokyo. In men’s foil, Diego Cervantes, a rising junior representing Mexico, won […]

MLS News: Disciplinary Committee Decisions

Sat, Jul 31, 2021 NEW YORK (Saturday, July 31, 2021) – The MLS Disciplinary Committee has found FC Cincinnati midfielder Luciano Acosta guilty of simulation- embellishment in the 58th minute of Cincinnati’s match against Atlanta United on July 21 (WATCH VIDEO). Acosta has been fined an undisclosed amount for his action. The MLS Disciplinary Committee […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: Five Players on Biletnikoff Award Watch List

IRVING, Texas – The Tallahassee Quarterback Club Foundation has included five American Athletic Conference players on its preseason watch list for the 2021 Biletnikoff Award, which goes to the top receiver in college football. The American’s top four returning receivers, as ranked by yards per […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: Doak Walker Award Watch List has 6 Running Backs

IRVING, Texas — Six standout running backs from the American Athletic Conference have been named to the preseason watch list for the 2021 Doak Walker Award, which honors the nation’s top college running back. The American’s representatives include SMU sophomore Ulysses Bentley IV, who led […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: UC’s Ridder, UCF’s Gabriel, two best QB’s in league, on Davey O’Brien Award Watch List

IRVING, Texas – Cincinnati quarterback Desmond Ridder and UCF signal-caller Dillon Gabriel were among the 30 players named to the 2021 Davey O’Brien National Quarterback Award Watch List. Ridder and Gabriel were both semifinalists for the 2020 Davey O’Brien Award and are among the 12 […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: UC QB Desmond Ridder among Four others named to Maxwell Award Watch List

Five players from the American Athletic Conference were among the 80 student-athletes named to the 2021 Maxwell Award Watch List. The Maxwell Award is presented annually to the outstanding player in college football.  This year’s preseason watch list includes six returning semifinalists from the 2020 […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: CoSida selects Three Players to its 2020-21 Academic All-America Teams

IRVING, Texas – Three American Athletic Conference football players have been chosen to the 2020-21 Academic All-America Division I football teams selected by the College Sports Information Directors of America. Cincinnati punter James Smith, SMU wide receiver Tyler Page and Navy special teams standout Kyle […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: Three named to Walter Camp Preseason All-American Team

IRVING, Texas — Three American Athletic Conference players were named as 2021 Walter Camp Preseason All-America selections. Cincinnati cornerback Ahmad Gardner and Houston return specialist Marcus Jones earned first-team accolades while Cincinnati defensive end Myjai Sanders was named to the second team. Gardner earned recognition […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: FORWARD BRENDAN GAUNCE SIGNED TO ONE-YEAR, TWO-WAY NHL/AHL CONTRACT FOR 2021-22 SEASON

JULY 30, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Brendan Gaunce to a one-year, two-way National Hockey League/American Hockey League contract for the 2021-22 season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Gaunce, 27, has registered six goals and […]

Blue Jackets continue to shape 2021-22 roster; signs defenseman Mikko Lehtonen to a 1-year contract

 JULY 30, 2021   COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Mikko Lehtonen to a one-year contract for the 2021-22 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Lehtonen, 27, made his NHL debut in 2020-21, finishing […]

New City FC Match Notes: Defending MLS champion Crew invades Yankee Stadium tonight

MLS Regular Season 2021New York City FC vs Columbus CrewFriday, July 30, 20217:30 p.m. ETYankee Stadium – Bronx, NY TV USA: YES Network / YES APPCommentary: Joe Tolleson/ Ian JoyRadio English: TuneIn; NYCFC.com/radioCommentary: Glenn Crooks / Matt LawrenceRadio Spanish: TuneIn; NYCFC.com/radioCommentary: Roberto Abramowitz/Ariel Judas Referee: […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: ALL-STAR DEFENSEMAN ZACH WERENSKI SIGNS SIX-YEAR CONTRACT EXTENSION THROUGH 2027-28 SEASON

JULY 29, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Zach Werenski to a six-year, $57.5 million contract extension through the 2027-28 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced Thursday night. Werenski, 24, has registered 65 goals […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SIGN NEWLY ACQUIRED DEFENSEMAN JAKE BEAN TO THREE-YEAR CONTRACT THROUGH 2023-24 SEASON

JULY 29, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Jake Bean to a three-year, $7 million contract through the 2023-24 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today.  Bean was acquired from the Carolina Hurricanes in […]

NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman Statement on Luke Prokop’s Decision to Publicly Come Out as Gay

NEW YORK (July 19, 2021) – National Hockey League Commissioner Gary Bettman today released the following statement regarding Nashville Predators prospect Luke Prokop’s decision to publicly come out as gay: “On behalf of the National Hockey League, we are proud of Luke Prokop for today’s announcement and I would […]

Cleveland Indians News: announce July 11 game vs. Kansas City postponed; rescheduled as part of a traditional doubleheader on Sept. 20

Exchange details, based on method of purchase, available at Indians.com/ScheduleChanges CLEVELAND, OH — The Cleveland Indians announced that the (July 11) game against the Kansas City Royals has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be rescheduled as a traditional doubleheader on Monday, September […]

Texas Rangers News: acquire INFs Josh Smith, Trevor Hauver and Ezequiel Duran and RHP Glenn Otto from Yankees in exchange for OF Joey Gallo, LHP Joely Rodríguez and cash considerations

7/29/2021 Arlington, Texas — The Texas Rangers today acquired four players in a trade with the New York Yankees: • To Texas: INF Josh Smith, INF Trevor Hauver, INF Ezequiel Duran, and RHP Glenn Otto • To New York-AL: OF Joey Gallo, LHP Joely Rodríguez, and cash considerations […]

Washington Nationals make roster moves

7/29/2021 The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves on Thursday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements: • Recalled infielder Luis García from Triple-A Rochester • Recalled right-handed pitcher Andres Machado from Triple-A Rochester • Reinstated catcher Yan […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SIGN DEFENSEMAN GAVIN BAYREUTHER TO TWO-YEAR CONTRACT THROUGH 2022-23

JULY 28, 2021 Contract is two-way, NHL/AHL deal for 2021-22 and one-way NHL deal in 2022-23 season COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Gavin Bayreuther to a two-year contract through the 2022-23 National Hockey League season, club general manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SIGN FORWARD TYLER SIKURA TO ONE-YEAR, TWO-WAY NHL/AHL CONTRACT FOR 2021-22 SEASON

JULY 28, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed forward Tyler Sikura to a one-year, two-way National Hockey League/American Hockey League contract for the 2021-22 season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Sikura, 29, has posted 55 goals and 58 […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: volunteer registration now open for 2021 tournament

Columbus, Ohio – Tournament officials have announced that volunteer registration for the 15th annual Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship is now open to the public at www.ncc-golf.com. The 2021 Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship will be held August 23 – 29 at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet […]

Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship News: Korn Ferry Tour Finals event returns the week of August 23 – 29 at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course

July 26, 2021 Pub Thirteen anchors full lineup of daily activities during tournament week as fans return for the award-winning event Columbus, Ohio – The 15th playing of the Nationwide Children’s Hospital Championship at The Ohio State University Golf Club – Scarlet Course, the week of August […]

Daily Almanac for Tuesday, July 27, 2021

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Bugs Bunny is an animated cartoon character, created in the late 1930s by Leon Schlesinger Productions (later Warner Bros. Cartoons) and voiced originally by Mel Blanc. Bugs is best known for his starring roles in the Looney Tunes and Merrie Melodies series of animated short films, produced by Warner Bros. Though a similar character first appeared in the […]

Big 12 Conference News: 2021 Football Preseason Watch Lists Candidates

The following Big 12 football players are candidates on preseason watch lists for 2021 national awards. Check back frequently for updates. Maxwell Award (outstanding player in college football)Breece Hall, Iowa State, RBBrock Purdy, Iowa State, QBSkylar Thompson, K-State, QBDeuce Vaughn, K-State, RBMarvin Mims, Oklahoma, WRSpencer Rattler, […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: ACQUIRE RIGHT WING JAKUB VORACEK FROM PHILADELPHIA FLYERS IN EXCHANGE FOR RIGHT WING CAM ATKINSON

JULY 24, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired right wing Jakub Voracek from the Philadelphia Flyers in exchange for right wing Cam Atkinson, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced today.  Voracek was originally drafted by the Blue Jackets seventh overall at the […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SELECT BROOKS BANDITS DEFENSEMAN CORSON CEULEMANS WITH THE 25TH OVERALL PICK AT THE 2021 NHL DRAFT

 JULY 23, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets selected Brooks Bandits defenseman Corson Ceulemans with the club’s third first round pick, 25th overall, in the 2021 NHL Draft, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced tonight. Ceulemans, 18, recorded four goals and seven […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SELECT SIOUX FALLS CENTER COLE SILLINGER WITH THE 12TH OVERALL PICK AT THE 2021 NHL DRAFT

 JULY 23, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have selected Sioux Falls center Cole Sillinger with the 12th overall selection in the first round of the 2021 NHL Draft, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced tonight. Sillinger, 18, recorded 24 goals and […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: SELECT UNIVERSITY OF MICHIGAN CENTER KENT JOHNSON WITH THE FIFTH OVERALL PICK AT THE 2021 NHL DRAFT

 JULY 23, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have selected University of Michigan center Kent Johnson with the fifth overall selection in the first round of the 2021 NHL Draft, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced tonight. Johnson, 18, recorded nine […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: ACQUIRE D JAKE BEAN FROM CAROLINA FOR 2021 SECOND ROUND PICK

 JULY 23, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired defenseman Jake Bean from the Carolina Hurricanes in exchange for the second-round pick in the 2021 Draft (44th overall) previously acquired from Chicago, club General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen announced tonight. Bean, 23, has registered 1-11-12 […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: ACQUIRE D ADAM BOQVIST, 2021 FIRST AND SECOND ROUND PICKS (12TH, 44TH), 2022 FIRST ROUND PICK FROM CHICAGO FOR D SETH JONES, 2021 FIRST ROUND PICK (32ND) AND 2022 SIXTH ROUND PICK

JULY 23, 2021 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have acquired defenseman Adam Boqvist, first round picks in the 2021 (12th overall) and 2022 NHL Drafts and a second round pick in the 2021 Draft (44th overall) from the Chicago Blackhawks in exchange for defenseman Seth Jones, […]

Columbus Crew News: Game Notes for road match at Atlanta today, 3:30 pm

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(5-3-6, 21 pts.) ATLANTAUNITED2021 REGULAR SEASON:(2-4-8, 14 pts.) Date: Saturday, July 24Match Time: 3:30 p.m. ETKickoff: 3:38 p.m. ETLocation: Mercedes-Benz Stadium (Atlanta, Georgia)National TV: ABC Jon Champion Taylor Twellman97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran (play-by-play Neil Sika (analyst) Jordan Angeli (analyst)ColumbusCrew.com Spanish Audio […]

Daily Almanac for Friday, July 23, 2021; the 204th Day of the Year

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS George Lee “Sparky” Anderson (February 22, 1934 – November 4, 2010) was an American Major League Baseball (MLB) player, coach, and manager. He managed the National League‘s Cincinnati Reds to the 1975 and 1976 championships, then added a third title in 1984 with the Detroit Tigers of the American League. Anderson was the first manager to win the World Series in […]

Big Ten Conference announces the creation of the George and Viola Taliaferro Fellowship

July 22, 2021 ROSEMONT, Ill. – During his opening address at 2021 Big Ten Football Media Days, Big Ten Conference Commissioner Kevin Warren announced the creation of the George and Viola Taliaferro Fellowship. The George and Viola Taliaferro Fellowship will provide individuals who have not historically […]

Ronnie Brewer and Jon Blake added to Arkansas Men’s Basketball Staff

TUESDAY, JULY 20, 2021 Online Version: https://bit.ly/3wSxi7L FAYETTEVILLE – Razorback All-American and former NBA first-round draft pick Ronnie Brewer and Arkansas alum Jon Blake have been added to the men’s basketball staff, Arkansas head coach Eric Musselman announced. Brewer was named recruiting coordinator and Blake will serve […]

Nashville SC League Guide: Game Notes for tonight’s match at Columbus Crew

JULY 21 | 6:30 PM CTLOWER.COM FIELD | COLUMBUS, OH Q U I C KFACTSGENERAL INFOLocation……………………..Nashville, TNFounded………………………………….. 2013Colors..Acoustic Blue/Electric GoldLeague …………Major League SoccerConference…………………………EasternMajority Owner………….. John IngramCEO……………………………………. Ian Ayre NISSAN STADIUMCapacity………………………………………..69,143NSC MLS Home Record……. 10W-2L-10DOpened……………………………………………1999Surface……………….Tifsport Bermuda Sod CLUB HISTORYNashville FC (NPSL) ……….2014-2016Nashville SC (USL PDL)……………2017Nashville SC […]

Toronto Blue Jays News

7/18/2021 The Toronto Blue Jays have made the following roster moves: • INF Breyvic Valera has been selected to the Major League roster and he will be active for today’s games. • OF Jonathan Davis has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo and appointed as the 27th man for today’s doubleheader. • LHP […]

Boston Red Sox News

BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today announced the following roster moves: • Outfielder Jarren Duran was selected to the active major league roster from Triple-A Worcester. He will wear number 40. • To make room for Duran on the 40-man roster, the Red Sox designated right-handed pitcher Austin Brice for […]

Colorado Rockies announce transactions

The Colorado Rockies announced Friday that they have placed right-handed pitcher Yency Almonte, right-handed pitcher Jhoulys Chacín, outfielder Yonathan Daza and right-handed pitcher Antonio Senzatela on the injured list, per Major League Baseball’s COVID and contact tracing protocols. Additionally, the Rockies have recalled left-handed pitcher […]

Toronto Blue Jays News

The Toronto Blue Jays have reinstated LHP Ryan Borucki from the 60-day injured list (left forearm flexor strain) and he will be active for tonight’s game. To make room on the 40-man roster, RHP Joel Payamps has been designated for assignment. TORONTO BLUE JAYS & MLBpressbox.com

Oakland A’s News

OAKLAND, Calif. – The Oakland A’s reinstated designated hitter Mitch Moreland from the injured list and designated first baseman/designated hitter Frank Schwindel for assignment, the club announced Friday. Moreland was batting .238 with six home runs and 22 RBI in 57 games when he was placed […]

New York Yankees News

Prior to Friday’s game, the Yankees made the following roster moves: Placed INF Luke Voit on the 10-day injured list (retroactive to 7/13) with left knee inflammation. Recalled INF Chris Gittens (#92) from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. Placed C Kyle Higashioka, OF Aaron Judge and INF Gio Urshela on the Covid-19 injured list. Signed C Rob Brantly (#62) […]

Washington Nationals News

The Washington Nationals announced the following roster moves on Friday. Nationals President of Baseball Operations and General Manager Mike Rizzo made the announcements: Agreed to terms on a Major League contract with catcher René Rivera Reinstated infielder Jordy Mercer from the 10-day Injured list Optioned […]

New York Yankees News: Previously postponed Thursday, July 15 Yankees-Red Sox game to be made up as the first game of a split-admission doubleheader on Tuesday, August 17 at 1:05 p.m.

***TICKETS DATED THURSDAY, JULY 15, WILL BE VALID ONLY FOR GAME 1 OF THE TUESDAY, AUGUST 17 DOUBLEHEADER AT 1:05 P.M.*** The New York Yankees on Friday announced that the previously postponed game on Thursday, July 15, between the Yankees and Red Sox has been […]

Chicago White Sox News

CHICAGO – Prior to Friday night’s series opener vs. Houston, the Chicago White Sox announced the following five roster moves: • Reinstated LHP Aaron Bummer from the 10-day injured list; • Recalled RHP Reynaldo López from Class AAA Charlotte; • Optioned RHP Matt Foster and LHP Jace Fry […]

NHL News: Dallas Stars Representative Matthew ‘Gren-35-’ Grenier Takes Home GWC Discover NHL Central Division Title

GWC Newcomer Keso_Paghuni Finishes as Runner-Up NEW YORK (July 10, 2021) – Repping the Dallas Stars, Division favorite and GWC veteran Matthew ‘Gren-35-’ Grenier, captured the Discover NHL® Central Division title of the 2021 NHL® Gaming World Championship™ this afternoon, the National Hockey League announced. With the win, […]

UC announces move to Digital Ticketing

WEB LINK: https://bit.ly/3B1w9xZ Cincinnati Announces Move To Digital Ticketing CINCINNATI – The University of Cincinnati Department of Athletics will transition to digital ticketing for football, men’s and women’s basketball and baseball, starting in fall 2021. The Athletics Ticket Office will automatically move all season ticket accounts to mobile delivery. Nippert Stadium […]

Columbus Crew vs. New York City FC Match Notes

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(4-3-5, 17 pts.) NEW YORK CITYFC2021 REGULAR SEASON:(5-4-2, 17 pts.) Date: Saturday, July 17Match Time: 7:30 p.m. ETKickoff: 7:38 p.m. ETLocation: Lower.com Field (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 […]

Matiss Kivlenieks Memorial Service: Fellow Latvian and goaltender teammate Elvis Merzlikins, “Matiss was not my friend, he was my little brother”

Today, the Columbus Blue Jackets, the NHL, hockey fans and the country of Latvia paid tribute to goalie Matiss Kivlenieks, who had passed away 11 days earlier in a tragic fireworks accident. Kivlenieks’ mother, Astrida, his stepfather, sister and uncle traveled to Columbus for the […]

Matiss Kivlenieks Memorial Service: CBJ goaltender coach Manny Legace, “Matiss always wanted to do extra drills after practice”

Today was all about the celebration of the life of Blue Jackets goalie Matiss Kivlenieks, who died tragically in a fireworks accident in Novi, Michigan earlier this month. The likeable and always smiling Kivlenieks, who signed with the Blue Jackets as an undrafted free agent […]

Ohio Bobcats Football announces Game Times for 2021

FOLLOW OHIO FOOTBALL: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram  2021 Ohio Football Schedule ATHENS, Ohio — The Ohio football team has announced game times and television selections for its 2021 regular season schedule today in conjunction with the Mid-American Conference office.  Ohio’s 2021 non-conference slate is scheduled to include two nationally televised […]

In a surprising move, Ohio’s winningest football coach Frank Solich resigns due to health reasons

7/14/2021 ASSOCIATE HEAD COACH TIM ALBIN PROMOTED TO HEAD COACH FOLLOW OHIO FOOTBALL: Facebook | Twitter | Instagram Athens, OH—Ohio University Head Football Coach Frank Solich announced today that he is stepping down from his position to focus on his health, after an unprecedented successful sixteen seasons leading the Bobcats, which included […]

Philadelphia Phillies News: Vierling, Leverett, Vargas and Stokes earn organizational honors for the month of June

7/12/2021 Lehigh Valley outfielder Matt Vierling, Jersey Shore right-hander Adam Leverett, Clearwater right-hander Victor Vargas and Reading infielder/outfielder Madison Stokes have been named Phillies Minor League Hitter, Co-Pitchers and Defender of the Month, respectively, for June. Vierling batted .382 (21-55) with a double, two triples, […]

Arizona Diamondbacks News: Reinstates Kole Calhoun from 60-day injured list; designate Nick Heath for assignment; optioned Taylor Widener to Triple-A Reno

The Arizona Diamondbacks made the following roster moves: Reinstate OF Kole Calhoun (strained left hamstring) from the 60-day injured list. Designate OF Nick Heath for assignment. Following last night’s game, optioned RHP Taylor Widener to Triple-A Reno. COURTESY ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS & MLBpressbox.com

Cleveland Indians News: July 11 game vs. Kansas City postponed; rescheduled as part of a traditional doubleheader on Sept. 20

7/11/2021 Exchange details, based on method of purchase, available at Indians.com/ScheduleChanges CLEVELAND, OH — The Cleveland Indians announced today’s (July 11) game against the Kansas City Royals has been postponed due to inclement weather and will be rescheduled as a traditional doubleheader on Monday, September […]

Boston Red Sox News

BOSTON – Prior to the July 5th game against the Los Angeles Angels, the Boston Red Sox returned infielder Christian Arroyo from his injury rehab assignment with Triple-A Worcester and reinstated him from the 10-day injured list. To make room on the active roster, the Red Sox optioned […]

This week, Columbus Crew announced July Call-ups for International competition and CONCACAF Gold Cup

Tuesday, Jul 6, 2021 COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew today announced that five players have earned an international call-up ahead of the July international window: Derrick Etienne Jr. (Haiti), Kevin Molino (Trinidad and Tobago), Liam Fraser (Canada), Eloy Room (Curacao), and Gyasi Zardes (United States) Etienne Jr. […]

Neeka Health Partners with the National Hockey League Alumni Association to Commence Landmark Digital Wellness Study

Digital Platform with 90% Engagement Seeks to Help Pro Athletes Transition Successfully to Everyday Life CHARLOTTETOWN, PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND, CANADA –  June 7, 2021 –  Neeka Health,  the Canadian clinical subsidiary of Neeka Enterprises, today announced the first milestone achievement in the landmark study in partnership with […]

Columbus Crew trying to get thru Gold Cup period without top stars, adds Erik Hurtado in trade with Club de Foot Montreal

July 8, 2021 Hurtado is a nine-year MLS veteran with 140 regular-season appearances COLUMBUS — Columbus Crew today announced that the Club has acquired forward Erik Hurtado (pronounced: her-TAH-doe) and the player’s associated budget charge via a trade with Club de Foot Montreal in exchange for […]

NHL News: Senators Representative Joshua ‘joshfearless13’ D’Eri Wins GWC Scotia NHL North Division Final

Uninsta1l Finishes as Runner-Up NEW YORK (July 3, 2021) – Joshua ‘joshfearless13’ D’Eri won the Scotia NHL® North Division Championship of the 2021 NHL® Gaming World Championship™, the National Hockey League announced today. Fearless was repping the Ottawa Senators in the NHL’s annual gaming event that features the best EA […]

Houston Astros News

7/5/2021 The Astros have made the following roster moves: *Effective today, OF Yordan Alvarez has been activated from the paternity list and C Martin Maldonado has been activated from the bereavement list. *RHP Francis Martes has cleared outright waivers and has been subsequently outright assigned […]

Arizona Diamondbacks News

7/5/2021 The Arizona Diamondbacks made the following roster moves: Claimed RHP Jordan Weems off waivers from the Oakland A’s. Career stats • Designated for assignment on July 3. • This season, appeared in 5 games with the A’s and 15 games at Triple-A Las Vegas. • In 2020, […]

Pittsburgh Pirates News

7/4/2021 The Pirates have recalled RHP Nick Mears from Triple-A Indianapolis and have optioned RHP Cody Ponce to Indianapolis. This will be the second stint in the Majors for Mears this season. He was with the Pirates from May 26-30, but did not appear in a game. Mears most recently […]

Toronto Blue Jays News

7/4/2021 The Toronto Blue Jays have reinstated RHP Rafael Dolis from the 10-day injured list (right middle finger strain) and he will be active for today’s game. To make room on the active roster, LHP Nick Allgeyer has been optioned to Triple-A Buffalo. COURTESY TORONTO BLUE JAYS & MLBpressbox.com

NHL Announces 2020-21 All-Rookie Team

NEW YORK (June 29, 2021) – The National Hockey League announced today the 2020-21 NHL All-Rookie Team, including the three players voted as finalists for the Calder Memorial Trophy as the League’s top rookie: forwards Kirill Kaprizov of the Minnesota Wild and Jason Robertson of the Dallas Stars as well as goaltender Alex Nedeljkovic of the […]

NHL 2020-21 Awards: Connor McDavid Voted 2020-21 Ted Lindsay Award Recipient by NHLPA Members

McDavid Becomes the Seventh Player to Have Received the Players’ Award Three or More Times TORONTO (June 29, 2021) – The National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) today announced Connor McDavid of the Edmonton Oilers has received the players’ vote for the 2020-21 Ted Lindsay Award (TLA). The TLA is presented […]

NHL fines Canadiens Weber for Slashing

NEW YORK (June 29, 2021) – Montreal Canadiens defenseman Shea Weber has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for slashing Tampa Bay Lightning forward Nikita Kucherov during Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Final in Tampa on Monday, June 28, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred […]

Columbus Crew News: Sold-out Match expected tonight at Lower.com Field; Supporters urged to arrive early for Inaugural Match

The Crew opens Lower.com Field against the New England Revolution in a nationally televised match tonight at 5:00 p.m. ET on ESPN  July 3, 2021 COLUMBUS — Columbus Crew encourages supporters to arrive early as the team is set to open Lower.com Field before a sold-out crowd when it hosts the New England […]

MatchDay! Original MLS rival New England Revolution helps Crew open Lower.com Field

ABOUT: LOWER.COM FIELDSaturday’s home match against the New England Revolution will be the Inaugural Match played at Lower.com Field.The new stadium will seat 20,371 people, with the Nordeckesupporters’ section able to host 3,364 supporters, making itthe second largest supporters’ section in Major League Soccer. Located […]

Big Ten Conference and College Football Playoff Foundation Continue Educational Initiatives in Chicago

June 30, 2021 ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference and the College Football Playoff (CFP) Foundation continued their educational initiatives in Chicago during the 2020-21 academic year, contributing $30,000 to the Children First Fund, the Chicago Public Schools Foundation. Through assistance from the CFP Foundation, […]

Bruins’ Club Champion Justin ‘Ez_Regs’ Reguly Takes GWC MassMutual NHL East Division Title as Reigning Champs Meet in Division Final

OF’s HK Finishes as Runner-Up NEW YORK (June 26, 2021) – Congratulations to Justin ‘Ez_Regs’ Reguly, who captured the MassMutual NHL East Division Championship of the 2021 NHL® Gaming World Championship™ by repping the Boston Bruins, this evening. The NHL’s annual gaming event features the best EA SPORTS™ […]

Wisconsin Badgers to celebrate ‘Barry Alvarez Day’ on Oct. 2

Wed, Jun 30, 2021 UW hosts Michigan at Camp Randall Stadium On the Web: https://uwbadgers.com/news/2021/6/30/football-badgers-to-celebrate-barry-alvarez-day-on-oct-2.aspx MADISON, Wis. – Wisconsin Athletics will celebrate ‘Barry Alvarez Day’ presented by BMO Harris on Saturday, Oct. 2 when the Badgers host Michigan at Camp Randall Stadium. UW will honor Alvarez, who […]

NCAA Baseball College World Series Tuesday Winner: Mississippi State blasts Vanderbilt behind Dubrule, Harding and Johnson

June 30, 2021 2 Vanderbilt 49-17 13 Mississippi State 49-18 Harding, Johnson combine to strike out 11, Dubrule drives in four RBIs to push State into winner-take-all game at the College World Series OMAHA, Neb. – There will be one final game in the 2021 college baseball season after […]

NCAA Baseball College World Series: Saturday’s NC State-Vanderbilt game declared ‘No Contest’ due to Covid-19 Protocols; Wolfpack season ends at 37-19

6/26/2021 NC State baseball’s game scheduled for Saturday against Vanderbilt in the College World Series to determine who would advance to the championship series has been declared a no-contest by the NCAA due to COVID-19 protocols. The team will not be able to continue in […]

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS GOALTENDERS ELVIS MERZLIKINS AND MATISS KIVLENIEKS TO TAKE PART IN BAJA RIDGELINE RIDE-ALONG WITH NTT INDYCAR SERIES DRIVER ALEXANDER ROSSI ON TUESDAY, JUNE 29

WHAT:                 Columbus Blue Jackets goaltenders Elvis Merzlikins and Matiss Kivlenieks will take a ride with NTT INDYCAR SERIES driver Alexander Rossi in the Honda Ridgeline Baja truck at Mid-Ohio’s dirt course for an off-road experience on Tuesday, June 29.  The ride-along event leads up to […]

Don Schumacher Racing News: Antron Brown, Leah Pruett, Ron Capps, Matt Hagan, Mark Pawuk

Norwalk Pre-Race Report NHRA Norwalk NationalsEvent No. 7 of 21Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports ParkNorwalk, OhioJune 25-27, 2021 Noteworthy: For the third time in 2021, Leah Pruett will assume double-duty responsibilities, campaigning for wins in both the Top Fuel and Factory Stock Showdown Series categories Mark Pawuk […]

Expansion team Austin FC very competitive at 2-5-3; readies for MLS Cup Champion Crew in Sunday Night National TV Matchup

AUSTIN FC 2021 RECORD:2-5-3, 9 pts.11th in West Conf.Head Coach: Josh Wolff COLUMBUS CREW 2021 RECORD:4-3-2, 14 pts.5th in East Conf.Head Coach: Caleb Porter MLS REGULAR SEASON: MATCH #11KICKOFF: 7:00 p.m. CDTLOCATION: Q2 Stadium (Austin,TX)REFEREE: Victor RivasASSISTANT REFEREE #1: Chantal BoudreauASSISTANT REFEREE #2: Diego BlasFOURTH […]

Long-awaited match between Columbus Crew and Austin FC happens Sunday at 8:25 pm on FS1

COLUMBUSCREW2021 REGULAR SEASON:(4-3-2, 14 pts.) AUSTINFC2021 REGULAR SEASON:(2-5-3, 9 pts.) Date: Sunday, June 27Match Time: 8:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 8:25 p.m. ETLocation: Q2 Stadium (Austin, Texas)National TV: FS1 JP Dellacamera Maurice Edu97.1 The Fan [Radio]: Chris Doran (play-by-play) Neil Sika (analyst)Jordan Angeli (analyst)ColumbusCrew.com Spanish Audio Stream: […]

NCAA Baseball College World Series Winner: Thursday, Texas eliminates Virginia, 6-2

06.25.2021 No. 2 Baseball stays alive The Longhorns are one of the final four teams remaining at the College World Series. Team Statistics PITCHING W: Cole Quintanilla (5-0) L: Matt Wyatt (4-2) S: Aaron Nixon (9) Texas BATTING 2B: Zach Zubia 1; Ivan Melendez 1 RBI: Zach Zubia 3; Ivan Melendez 1; Douglas Hodo III 1 BASERUNNING: […]

Blue Jackets News: CBJ GAMING ANNOUNCES NATIONWIDE SUMMER SKATE, ITS LATEST EA SPORTS NHL21 TOURNAMENT THAT LAUNCHES JUNE 30TH

Registration for Nationwide Summer Skate on PlayStation is open now to players in the U.S. and Canada COLUMBUS, OHIO – CBJ Gaming, the esports arm of the Columbus Blue Jackets, announced the final of four 6v6 tournaments planned through August 2021, with the Nationwide Summer Skate.  […]