NHL News: Panthers’ Barkov, Bruins’Bergeron and Flames’ Lindholm Voted Selke Trophy Finalists

May 17, 2022 NEW YORK (May 17, 2022) – Centers Aleksander Barkov of the Florida Panthers, Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins and Elias Lindholm of the Calgary Flames are the three finalists for the 2021-22 Frank J. Selke Trophy, awarded “to the forward who best excels in the defensive aspects of the game,” the National Hockey League […]

ICYMI: NHL Morning Skate: Stanley Cup Playoffs Edition – May 17, 2022

May 17, 2022 * The Second Round of the 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs starts Tuesday as the Lightning-Panthers and Blues-Avalanche open their second head-to-head series in as many years. * Jonathan Huberdeau and Nikita Kucherov combined for 21 points in the last “Sunshine State” series, while standout performers from the 2022 First Round Carter Verhaeghe and Nicholas Paul will […]

NHL News: Islanders’ Chara, Flyers’ Hayes and Canadiens’ Price Voted Masterton Trophy Finalists

May 16, 2022 NEW YORK (May 16, 2022) – New York Islanders defenseman Zdeno Chara, Philadelphia Flyers center Kevin Hayes and Montreal Canadiens goaltender Carey Price are the three finalists for the 2021-22 Bill Masterton Memorial Trophy, which is awarded “to the player who best exemplifies the qualities of perseverance, sportsmanship and […]

NFL News: LEAGUE ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL NFL COACH AND FRONT OFFICE ACCELERATOR PROGRAM SLATED FOR SPRING LEAGUE MEETING MAY 23-24 IN ATLANTA

More than 60 diverse head coach and general manager candidates from all 32 clubs and the League office will come together for leadership development and networking opportunities  As part of the NFL’s ongoing commitment to promote greater coach and C-suite level diversity among clubs, the […]

NCAA Tournament Softball: Florida State’s Danielle Watson gets in on Friday’s no-hitter action in 8-0 win over Howard University

May 20, 2022 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — In front of the largest postseason crowd in JoAnne Graf Field history (1,646), the second-seeded Florida State Seminoles (53-5) took down Howard (31-23), 8-0 behind a no-hitter from Danielle Watson. The Seminole’s no-hitter was the 31st under head coach Lonni Alameda […]

NCAA Tournament Softball: Aided by 4 homers, #1 Oklahoma Sooners pitchers May & Trautwein no-hit overmatched Prairie View A&M, 14-0

May 20, 2022 NORMAN — It’s rarified air when a softball team combines to win a game by two touchdowns while throwing a no-hitter, particularly in postseason tournament play. Such was the case Friday night in Oklahoma’s 14-0 rout of Prairie View A&M before a sellout […]

NCAA Tournament Softball: Keely Rochard throws no-hitter in Virginia Tech’s 8-0 domination of St. Francis, Pa.

5/20/2022 BLACKSBURG – Senior Keely Rochard turned in a stellar performance on Friday in the first game of the Blacksburg Regional, throwing a no-hitter and striking out 17 to lead No. 3 Virginia Tech over Saint Francis (Pa.) 4-0. Rochard (24-2) racked up her ninth no-hitter in her storied career. The Hokies […]

Columbus Crew News: CELEBRATING “ON OUR SLEEVES” DAY AT LOWER.COM FIELD ON MAY 21

Crew celebrates Nationwide Children’s Hospital’s “On Our Sleeves” movement for children’s mental health May 20, 2022 COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew today announced several initiatives for this weekend’s contest against LAFC at Lower.com Field on Saturday, May 21 [3:30 p.m. ET / UniMas, TUDN (Spanish), Twitter (English) / 97.1 The […]

Blue Jackets extend contract of goalie Joonas Korpisalo for 2022-23 season

MAY 20, 2022 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed goaltender Joonas Korpisalo to a one-year contract extension for the 2022-23 National Hockey League season, club General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today. Korpisalo, 28, has posted a 76-67-21 record with a 3.04 goals-against […]

The NBA can wait, Trayce Jackson-Davis returns to Indiana Hoosiers Basketball Team

5/20/2022 BLOOMINGTON, Ind. – Indiana University men’s basketball All-American forward Trayce Jackson-Davis has announced he has withdrawn from the 2022 NBA Draft and will return to play his fourth season with the Hoosiers.  Due to COVID, Jackson-Davis will technically have two years of eligibility should he choose to […]

NFL News: 2022 Schedule Announced

Complete 18-Week, 272-Game Regular-Season Schedule Available on NFL.com For the 2022 NFL regular-season schedule by week, click here. For the 2022 NFL regular-season schedule by team, click here. For the 2022 NFL preseason schedule, click here. The NFL announced its 18-week, 272-game regular-season schedule for 2022, which kicks […]

Streaking Columbus Crew 2 visits NY City FC II today; Noah Fuson gives Scouting Report, talks Community Work and Playing with the First Team this season

COLUMBUSCREW 22022 REGULAR SEASON:(5-1-0, 15 pts.) NEW York cityFC II2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-2-2, 11 pts.) Date: Sunday, May 15Match Time: 4:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 4:08 p.m. ETLocation: Belson Stadium (Jamaica, NY)Free Live Stream on MLSNEXTPro.com: Jake Zimmer (Commentator) BLACK & GOLD NOTES STRACHAN MAKES CREW 2 DEBUTDefender […]

NHL News: Boston Bruins’ Charlie McAvoy Fined for Tripping

NEW YORK (May 15, 2022) – Boston Bruins defenseman Charlie McAvoy has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for tripping Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Brady Skjei during Game 7 of the teams’ First Round series in Raleigh, N.C., on Saturday, May 14, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The […]

NHL News: Carolina Hurricanes’ Smith fined by Department of Player Safety

NEW YORK (May 15, 2022) – Carolina Hurricanes defenseman Brendan Smith has been fined $2,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for elbowing Boston Bruins forward David Pastrnak during Game 7 of the teams’ First Round series in Raleigh, N.C., on Saturday, May 14, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The […]

Columbus Crew 2 continues road trip to New City FC today at 4:00; puts 5-game winning streak on line against another solid opponent

COLUMBUSCREW 22022 REGULAR SEASON:(5-1-0, 15 pts.) NEW York cityFC II2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-2-2, 11 pts.) Date: Sunday, May 15Match Time: 4:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 4:08 p.m. ETLocation: Belson Stadium (Jamaica, NY)Free Live Stream on MLSNEXTPro.com: Jake Zimmer (Commentator) 2022 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 2022 REGULAR-SEASON RECORD – OVERALL: […]

Columbus Crew at New York City FC tonight! Artur, talks about defending an explosive lineup and playing on a smaller field at Yankee Stadium in the weekly Friday Press Conference

COLUMBUSCREW2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-3-4, 13 pts.) NEW YORKCITY FC2022 REGULAR SEASON:(4-3-2, 14 pts.) Date: Saturday, May 14Match Time: 7:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 7:08 p.m. ETLocation: Yankee Stadium (Bronx, New York)Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst) Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio], 971TheFan.com […]

NHL News: National Broadcast Details Confirmed for Pair of Game 7s on Sunday, May 15

May 14, 2022 NEW YORK (May 14, 2022) – The National Hockey League today confirmed national broadcast details for the following 2022 Stanley Cup Playoffs First Round games scheduled on Sunday: Sunday, May 15 The start time for Game 7 of the First Round series between the Pittsburgh Penguins and New York Rangers is set for 7 […]

NHL News: 2021-22 Ted Lindsay Award Finalists: Predators’ Josi, Leafs’ Matthews and Oilers’ McDavid Named by Peers as Finalists for Most Outstanding Player Award

Josi Seeks to Become First Defenceman TLA Recipient Since 1974-75; Matthews Vies for First TLA in Second Consecutive Year as a Finalist; And McDavid Looks to Join Rare Company with Fourth TLA May 13, 2022 TORONTO (May 13, 2022) – The National Hockey League Players’ Association […]

Columbus Crew head coach Caleb Porter previews tonight’s match at defending MLS champion New York City FC

COLUMBUSCREW 2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-3-4, 13pts.) NEW YORK CITY FC 2022 REGULAR SEASON:(4-3-2, 14pts.) Date: Saturday, May 14 Match Time: 7:00 p.m. ET Kickoff: 7:08 p.m. ET Location: Yankee Stadium (Bronx, New York) Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst)Brett Hiltbrand (sideline) […]

New York Yankees News: Yankee Stadium to host Joel & Victoria Osteen on Saturday, August 6 at 7:00 p.m., marking their first large-scale public gathering of hope and inspiration outside of Houston since 2019

General public on-sale to begin Tuesday, May 17 at 10:00 a.m. Yankee Stadium Events today announced that Joel and Victoria Osteen will hold a night of hope and inspiration on Saturday, August 6 at 7:00 p.m., at Yankee Stadium. Tickets will go on sale to the […]

Milwaukee Brewers establish Henry Aaron Scholarship; awarded to MKE Fellows and Kappa Alpha Psi in scholarship’s inaugural year

Brewers to honor Aaron during the May 16-18 series against the Atlanta Braves MILWAUKEE – The Brewers Community Foundation today announced the creation of a new annual scholarship, the Henry Aaron Scholarship, designated to an organization selected by BCF each year. The award is established in honor […]

Milwaukee Brewers name Minor League Players and Pitchers of the Month for April

Turang and Bello Earn Players of the Month; Shook and Strzelecki Named Pitchers of the Month MILWAUKEE – The Milwaukee Brewers have named infielder Brice Turang and outfielder Micah Bello as their Minor League Players of the Month for April and right-handers TJ Shook and Peter Strzelecki as Minor League Pitchers of the Month. Turang, […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News and 2021-22 Season Recap Press Conference from General Manager Jarmo Kekalainen

CURRENT BLUE JACKETS NEWS COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS SIGN 2018 SECOND ROUND PICK KIRILL MARCHENKO TO TWO-YEAR ENTRY LEVEL CONTRACTForward totaled 34-30-64 in 114 career games with Yugra Khanty-Mansiysk and SKA St. Petersburg in the Kontinental Hockey League COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets have signed […]

NHL News: Leafs’ Matthews, Oilers’ McDavid and Rangers’ Shesterkin Voted Hart Trophy Finalists

May 12, 2022 NEW YORK (May 12, 2022) – Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews, Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid and New York Rangers goaltender Igor Shesterkin are the three finalists for the 2021-22 Hart Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player adjudged to be the most valuable to his team,” the National Hockey League announced today. Members of […]

NHL News: Department of Safety suspends Oilers’ Darnell Nurse One Game for Head-Butting

NEW YORK (May 11, 2022) – Edmonton Oilers defenseman Darnell Nurse has been suspended for one game for head-butting Los Angeles Kings forward Phillip Danault during Game 5 of the teams’ First Round series in Edmonton on Tuesday, May 10, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at 19:50 of the […]

NHL News: Oilers’ Kassian Fined for Cross-Checking by Department of Player Safety

NEW YORK (May 11, 2022) – Edmonton Oilers forward Zack Kassian has been fined $5,000, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for cross-checking Los Angeles Kings defenseman Sean Durzi during Game 5 of the teams’ First Round series in Edmonton on Tuesday, May 10, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The […]

NHL News: Leafs’ Bunting, Red Wings’ Seider and Ducks’ Zegras Voted Calder Trophy Finalists

May 11, 2022 NEW YORK (May 11, 2022) – Toronto Maple Leafs left wing Michael Bunting, Detroit Red Wings defenseman Moritz Seider and Anaheim Ducks center Trevor Zegras are the three finalists for the 2021‑22 Calder Memorial Trophy, awarded “to the player selected as the most proficient in his first year of competition,” the National Hockey League announced […]

ICYMI: NHL Morning Skate: Stanley Cup Playoffs Edition – Wednesday, May 11, 2022

May 11, 2022 * The stars were on display Tuesday as Auston Matthews and Vladimir Tarasenko eachled their clubs to comeback victories. * Adrian Kempe, who netted the game winner in overtime, matched three-point performances by Connor McDavid and Leon Draisaitl to help the Kings head home with a chance to advance to the Second Round. […]

Wake Forest Demon Deacons Women’s Basketball Coach Jen Hoover relieved of duties immediately

5/11/2022 WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. — Wake Forest University Director of Athletics John Currie announced today that women’s basketball head coach Jen Hoover has been relieved of her duties. “After a comprehensive review of the women’s basketball program, and with the support of President Susan R. Wente and University leadership, I have determined […]

NBA mourns loss of one of it’s greatest centers, Bob Lanier, age 73

Robert Jerry Lanier Jr. (September 10, 1948 – May 10, 2022) was an American professional basketball player who played center for the Detroit Pistons and the Milwaukee Bucks of the National Basketball Association. Lanier was inducted into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame in 1992. In 14 NBA seasons, Lanier averaged 20.1 ppg, 10.1 rpg, 3.1 […]

ICYMI: NHL Morning Skate: Stanley Cup Playoffs Edition – May 3, 2022

May 3, 2022 * David Perron posted a hat trick and Ville Husso outdueled veteran Marc-Andre Fleury to become the only goaltender in Blues history with a shutout in his first career playoff appearance. * Reigning Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy winner Auston Matthews continued his goal-scoring ways as the Maple Leafs blanked the two-time defending Stanley Cup champions […]

Daily Almanac for Wednesday, May 11, 2022

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Thailand[a] (/ˈtaɪlænd, ˈtaɪlənd/ TY-land, TY-lənd), historically known as Siam (/saɪˈæm, ˈsaɪæm/) and officially the Kingdom of Thailand, is a country in Southeast Asia spanning 513,120 square kilometres (198,120 sq mi), with a population of almost 70 million. It is bordered to the north by Myanmar and Laos, to the east by Laos and Cambodia, to the south by the Gulf of Thailand and Malaysia, and to […]

NHL News: McDavid Wins Art Ross, Matthews earns Maurice “Rocket” Richard

May 1, 2022 NEW YORK (May 1, 2022) – The 2021-22 National Hockey League regular season concluded today with Edmonton Oilers center Connor McDavid capturing the Art Ross Trophy as the League’s scoring champion and Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews winning the Maurice “Rocket” Richard Trophy as the NHL’s goal-scoring leader, both for the second straight campaign. […]

NHL News: NHL fines Avalanche’s O’Connor, MacDermid Fined

NEW YORK (April 30, 2022) – Colorado Avalanche forward Logan O’Connor has been fined $1,812.50 for cross-checking Minnesota Wild defenseman Dmitry Kulikov and Colorado Avalanche defenseman Kurtis MacDermid has been fined $2,187.50 for kneeing Minnesota Wild forward Marcus Foligno, both during NHL Game No. 1308 in Minnesota on Friday, April 29, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The O’Connor incident […]

NHL News: Lightning’s Stamkos, Oilers’ Smith and Blues’ Tarasenko Named NHL ‘Three Stars’ for April 2022

April 30, 2022 NEW YORK (April 30, 2022) – Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos, Edmonton Oilers goaltender Mike Smith and St. Louis Blues right wing Vladimir Tarasenko have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the month of April. FIRST STAR – STEVEN STAMKOS, C, TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING Stamkos led the NHL with 12-21—33 in 16 games […]

NHL News: Florida Panthers goaltender Spencer Knight Named NHL ‘Rookie of the Month’ for April

April 30, 2022 NEW YORK (April 30, 2022) – Florida Panthers goaltender Spencer Knight, who went 6-1-0 with a 2.16 goals-against average, .925 save percentage and one shutout in seven appearances, has been named the NHL’s “Rookie of the Month” for April. Knight edged Anaheim Ducks center Trevor Zegras (7-5—12 in […]

From Bowling Green to Columbus Crew 2, Jacob Erlandson still playing soccer in Ohio

THE JACOB ERLANDSON FILE POSITION Defender HEIGHT 6-1 WEIGHT 175 CLASS Senior HOMETOWN Dayton, Ohio HIGHSCHOOL Dayton Christian PREV SCHOOL Huntington (Ind.) Univ. DRAFTED!!On Jan. 11, 2022, Jacob Erlandson was chosen by the Columbus Crew in the Second Round (40th overall pick) of the MLS SuperDraft 2021 Was one of just 44 players across […]

Columbus Crew 2 Midfielder Isaac Angking returns to play against former club, New England II today at 5:00 PM

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Isaac Emmanuel Angking (born January 24, 2000) is a Puerto Rican professional footballer who plays as a defensive midfielder for MLS Next Pro club Columbus Crew 2 and the Puerto Rico national team. Angking was born in Providence, Rhode Island, and began his career playing for a local team, Bayside FC Bolts. At the […]

Columbus Crew 2 heads to New England for 5:00 match today; head coach Laurent Courtois gives update on new signings, team progress and the Revolution II in his weekly Thursday presser

COLUMBUSCREW 22022 REGULAR SEASON:(4-1-0, 12 pts.) NEW EnglandRevolution II2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-0-2, 12 pts.) Date: Sunday, May 8Match Time: 5:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 5:08 p.m. ETLocation: Gillette Stadium (Foxborough, MA)Free Live Stream on MLSNEXTPro.com: Drew Casey (Commentator) 2022 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 2022 REGULAR-SEASON RECORD: OVERALL: 4-1-0 HOME: […]

Daily Almanac for Sunday, May 8, 2022; Happy Mother’s Day!

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS The Beatles were an English rock band, formed in Liverpool in 1960, that comprised John Lennon, Paul McCartney, George Harrison and Ringo Starr. They are regarded as the most influential band of all time and were integral to the development of 1960s counterculture and popular music‘s recognition as an art form. Rooted in skiffle, beat and 1950s rock ‘n’ roll, their sound […]

Columbus Crew at New England tonight; Caleb Porter previews the match in his Friday afternoon press conference

COLUMBUS CREW TRAVELS TO FACE NEW ENGLAND REVOLUTIONColumbus Crew looks to earn three points on the road in its 78thall-time regular season meeting against the New England Revolution.The Crew currently leads the all-time series record with a record of38-24-15. LAST REGULAR-SEASON MEETINGColumbus Crew traveled to […]

New England Revolution hosts long-time MLS rival Columbus Crew in Match #10 of 2022

Active MLS Player GAME CAPSULE Regular SeasonMatch #10vsCOLUMBUS CREW Saturday, May 7Gillette Stadium(Foxborough, Mass.)7:30 p.m. ET 2022 MLS Record:3-5-1, 10 pts.9th in East. Conf 2022 MLS Record:3-3-3, 12 pts.6th in East. Conf. Referee: Nima SaghafiAssistant Referees: Jason White (AR1), Meghan Mullen (AR2)Fourth Official: Chris RuskaVideo […]

MLS News: New York City FC Forward Valentín “Taty” Castellanos a recent Player of the Week presented by Continental Tire for Week 7

NEW YORK(Monday, April 18, 2022) – New York City FC forward Valentín “Taty” Castellanos was voted the Major League Soccer Player of the Week presented by Continental Tire for the seventh week of the 2022 MLS season. Castellanos, who was scoreless on the season entering Sunday’s match, […]

NFL News: 2022 NFL Draft Round 1 Notes

DEFENSE FIRST: Five defensive players were selected with the first five selections in the 2022 NFL Draft: linebacker TRAVON WALKER (No. 1 overall, Jacksonville), defensive end AIDAN HUTCHINSON (No. 2, Detroit), defensive back DEREK STINGLEY JR. (No. 3, Houston), defensive back SAUCE GARDNER (No. 4, New York Jets) and defensive end KAYVON THIBODEAUX (No. […]

NFL News: LOS ANGELES CHARGERS VS. KANSAS CITY CHIEFS ANNOUNCED AS FIRST THURSDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL GAME ON PRIME VIDEO

CHARGERS VS. CHIEFS ON THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 15 During the recent 2022 NFL Draft, NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell announced the Kansas City Chiefs will host the Los Angeles Chargers in the first Thursday Night Football game on Prime Video Week 2 on September 15. The complete Thursday Night Football schedule will […]

NFL News: NFL, ALONG WITH THE NATIONAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE HOTLINE AND RALIANCE, RENEW PARTNERSHIPS TO HELP STOP DOMESTIC VIOLENCE AND SEXUAL ASSAULT

League extends commitment to both groups focusing on prevention and support for survivors The National Football League (NFL) joined the National Domestic Violence Hotline (The Hotline) and RALIANCE in announcing their continued partnerships today. April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month and highlighting the work of […]

Daily Almanac for Saturday, May 7, 2022; Cinco de Mayo Weekend!

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Cinco de Mayo (pronounced [ˈsiŋko̞ ðe̞ ˈma̠ʝo̞] in Mexico, Spanish for “Fifth of May”) is a yearly celebration held on May 5, which commemorates the anniversary of Mexico’s victory over the Second French Empire at the Battle of Puebla in 1862, led by General Ignacio Zaragoza. The victory of a smaller, poorly equipped Mexican force […]

Columbus Crew 3 D.C. United 0: Team gets badly needed win; head coach Caleb Porter pleased Crew back in MLS Eastern Conference race in this postgame presser

The Columbus Crew snapped a lengthy goalless streak – while halting their winless skid across all competitions at six – as they defeated D.C. United 3-0 at Lower.com Field on Saturday evening. It was the first win for Columbus since a 2-1 victory over Toronto FC on March 12, with the […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: FORWARD JACK ROSLOVIC NAMED CLUB’S NOMINEE FOR 2021-22 KING CLANCY MEMORIAL TROPHY

MAY 4, 2022 COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets forward Jack Roslovic has been named the club’s nominee for the King Clancy Memorial Trophy, the Blue Jackets and National Hockey League announced today.  The award is presented to “the player who best exemplifies leadership qualities on and […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: FORWARD ALEXANDRE TEXIER TO COMPETE FOR FRANCE AT 2022 IIHF WORLD CHAMPIONSHIPS IN FINLAND

MAY 3, 2022 COLUMBUS, OHIO – Columbus Blue Jackets General Manager and Alternate Governor Jarmo Kekalainen announced today that forward Alexandre Texier will compete for France at the 2022 IIHF World Championships held in Helsinki and Tampere, Finland from May 13-29. “Alexandre Texier reached out to let […]

Country Music mourns the loss of Naomi Judd of the female duo, “The Judds” at age 76

Naomi Judd (born Diana Ellen Judd; January 11, 1946 – April 30, 2022) was an American singer-songwriter and actress. In 1983, she and her daughter Wynonna formed the duo known as the Judds, which became a very successful act in country music, winning five Grammy Awards and nine Country Music Association awards. The Judds ceased performing […]

Former Wright State star Grant Basile picks Virginia Tech as his next basketball destination

GRANT BASILE WRIGHT STATE BIO FILE POSITION Forward HEIGHT 6-9 WEIGHT 225 CLASS Redshirt Junior HOMETOWN Pewaukee, WI HIGHSCHOOL Pewaukee 2021-22: Named to the preseason Horizon League First Team. 2020-21: Appeared in all 24 games with 15 starts …Averaged 27 minutes per game… Averaged 15.0 points per game and 7.0 rebounds per contest, […]

Daily Almanac for Wednesday, May 4, 2022

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Julia Scarlett Elizabeth Louis-Dreyfus (/ˈluːi ˈdraɪfəs/ LOO-ee-DRY-fəss; born January 13, 1961) is an American actress, comedian, and producer. She is known for her work in the comedy television series Saturday Night Live (1982–1985), Seinfeld (1989–1998), The New Adventures of Old Christine (2006–2010), and Veep (2012–2019). She is one of the most award-winning actresses […]

Columbus Crew ends 388-minute scoring drought with strikes by Santos, Etienne, Jr. and Nagbe in 3-0 win over D.C. United

Saturday, Apr 30, 2022 The Columbus Crew snapped a lengthy goalless streak – while halting their winless skid across all competitions at six – as they defeated D.C. United 3-0 at Lower.com Field on Saturday evening. It was the first win for Columbus since a 2-1 victory over Toronto FC on […]

Rutgers Women’s Basketball Coach C. Vivian Stringer announces retirement after 50-year career

April 30 The Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame Head Coach leaves the game with 1,055 wins and countless lives improved through leadership, mentorship, and guidance PISCATAWAY, N.J. – C. Vivian Stringer today announced her retirement from coaching basketball following a Hall of Fame career at Cheyney State, […]

NASCAR News: NASCAR Community Unites to Pay Tribute to U.S. Armed Forces through NASCAR Salutes Together with Coca-Cola

NASCAR Salutes Wall of Honor to debut at each race track in May DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. (April 29, 2022) – This Military Appreciation Month, the NASCAR Community comes together to honor and recognize the United States Armed Forces through the annual NASCAR Salutes Together with Coca-Cola program. NASCAR […]

Columbus Crew Notes: James Igbekeme makes first Regular Season start at left back

James Igbekeme made his first regular-season start withthe Crew on Saturday against Sporting Kansas City. TheNigerian native played all 90 minutes, winning all four ofhis attempted aerial duels, making three interceptionsand creating one goal-scoring chance. Igbekeme hasmade six appearances with the Club this season sincejoining […]

NASCAR News: NASCAR ALL-STAR RACE FORMAT INTENSIFIED WITH QUALIFYING ELIMINATION BRACKET, STAGE WINNER AND PIT CREW INCENTIVES

Four-round qualifying procedure highlighted by head-to-head elimination bracket and four-tire pit stop First three stage winners, fastest pit stop earn advantage with top starting positions in the final stage for the $1 million payday All-Star Race highlights a May 20-22 NASCAR tripleheader weekend with a […]

Dayton Flyers Basketball News: Toumani Camara, DaRon Holmes II & Malachi Smith Named Dayton Men’s Basketball White Allen MVP’s

Trio Led UD To A 24-11 Record, Including 14-4 Mark In The Atlantic 10 DAYTON –Toumani Camara, DaRon Holmes II and Malachi Smith were named the University of Dayton men’s basketball team’s 2021-21 White Allen Co-Most Valuable Players Thursday evening.   Camara, Holmes and Smith, along […]

Columbus Crew hosts D.C. United Preview: Goalkeeper Eloy Room talks to media

COLUMBUSCREW2022 REGULAR SEASON:(2-3-3, 9 pts.) D.C. United2022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-4-0, 9 pts.) Date: Saturday, April 30Match Time: 7:30 p.m. ETKickoff: 7:38 p.m. ETLocation: Lower.com Field (Columbus, OH)Local TV: Bally Sports Ohio Neil Sika (play-by-play) Jordan Angeli (analyst) Brett Hiltbrand (sideline)97.1 The Fan [Radio], 971TheFan.com [Stream]: Chris […]

Daily Almanac for Saturday, April 30, 2022

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Jeffrey Allan Feagles (born March 7, 1966) is a former American football punter who played in the National Football League (NFL) for twenty-two seasons. He played college football for the University of Miami. He was originally signed by the New England Patriots as an undrafted free agent in 1988, and most recently played for the New […]

American Athletic Conference Football News: Cincinnati’s Gardner, Tulsa’s Smith Selected in First Round of 2022 NFL Draft

April 29, 2022 IRVING, Texas – Two American Athletic Conference players were selected in the first round of the 2022 NFL Draft Thursday night, continuing the impressive showing by the conference in its first nine years. Cincinnati cornerback Ahmad Gardner was selected by the New York […]

Purdue Boilermakers Football News: George Karlaftis selected in First Round of NFL Draft by Kansas City Chiefs

LAS VEGAS – With the 30th overall pick in the 2022 NFL Draft, the Kansas City Chiefs selected Purdue defensive end George Karlaftis Thursday night in Las Vegas. The All-American from West Lafayette became the 22nd Boilermaker to be chosen in the NFL Draft’s first round. Karlaftis was the […]

NHL News: Hurricanes’ goalie tandem of Andersen, Raanta Win Jennings Trophy

NEW YORK (April 28, 2022) – The Carolina Hurricanes tandem of Frederik Andersen and Antti Raanta have won the 2021-22 William M. Jennings Trophy, presented annually to the goaltenders who play a minimum of 25 games for the team allowing the fewest goals during the regular season. Carolina, which concluded its regular-season schedule tonight, […]

Columbus Blue Jackets News: CLEVELAND MONSTERS DEFENSEMAN JAKE CHRISTIANSEN NAMED TO AHL SECOND ALL-STAR TEAM

April 28, 2022 2021-22 AMERICAN HOCKEY LEAGUEFIRST AND SECOND ALL-STAR TEAMS UNVEILED SPRINGFIELD, Mass. … The American Hockey League announced today the 2021-22 AHL First and Second All-Star Teams, as voted by AHL coaches, players and media in each of the league’s 31 member cities. 2021-22 AHL First All-Star […]

CBJ GAME INFO: APR. 28, 2022 VS. TAMPA BAY

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS VS. TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING TV:  Bally Sports Ohio           Jeff Rimer (play-by-play), Jody Shelley (analyst), Dave Maetzold (reporter)              Radio:  97.1 The Fan              Bob McElligott (play-by-play), Dylan Tyrer (host) THE MATCHUP COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS 2021-22 Record: 36-37-7, 79 pts. (6th, Metropolitan Division) Goals:  3.13 Goals-For/3.63 Goals-Against… Shots:  29.9 Shots-For/35.1 Shots-Against Power […]

Daily Almanac for Thursday, April 28, 2022

FROM WIKIPEDIA COMMONS Charles André Joseph Marie de Gaulle (/də ˈɡoʊl, -ˈɡɔːl/; French pronunciation: [ʃaʁl də ɡol] (listen);[1] 22 November 1890 – 9 November 1970) was a French army officer and statesman who led Free France against Nazi Germany in World War II and chaired the Provisional Government of the French Republic from 1944 to 1946 in order to restore democracy […]

Dayton Flyers Athletics: Tenth Annual RUDYS Awards Honors & Celebrates Flyer Student-Athletes

Office of Academic Services for Student-Athletes Also Presented Its Annual Awards DAYTON – The University of Dayton Athletics Department held the 10th annual R.U.D.Y.S. awards banquet Monday at UD Arena.  The event included the 15th annual presentation of the Presidential Scholar-Athlete Awards by the Office of […]

Wright State Athletic News: Five Raiders receive NSCA 2022 All-American Athlete Award

Colorado Springs, CO – The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is proud to announce five Wright State student-athletes as 2022 All-American Athlete Strength and Conditioning Athlete of the Year Award recipients. This award recognizes athletic accomplishments and dedication to strength and conditioning, and each of […]

Arizona D-backs make roster moves

4/25/2022 The Arizona Diamondbacks made the following roster moves: Reinstated OF Jordan Luplow from the 10-day injured list (strained right oblique). Recalled LHP Tyler Gilbert from Triple-A Reno. Designated LHP Oliver Pérez for assignment. Optioned OF Jake McCarthy to Reno following yesterday’s game. The D-backs’ 40-man roster is at 39. COURTESY D-BACKS MEDIA […]

Boston Red Sox announce roster moves

4/25/2022 BOSTON, MA – The Boston Red Sox today announced the following roster moves: Placed right-handed pitchers Kutter Crawford and Tanner Houck on the Restricted List. Added right-handed pitchers Tyler Danish and John Schreiber to the active major league roster. Chief Baseball Officer Chaim Bloom made the announcement. Crawford, 26, pitched 3.0 innings in […]

NHL News: Lightning’s Stamkos, Wild’s Fiala and Kings’ Quick Named NHL ‘Three Stars’ of the Week

April 25, 2022 NEW YORK (April 25, 2022) – Tampa Bay Lightning center Steven Stamkos, Minnesota Wild left wing Kevin Fiala and Los Angeles Kings goaltender Jonathan Quick have been named the NHL’s “Three Stars” for the week ending April 24. FIRST STAR – STEVEN STAMKOS, C, TAMPA BAY LIGHTNING Stamkos led the NHL with 4-9—13 in four […]

Big Ten Conference Announces Future Sites For Football Championship Game, Women’s and Men’s Basketball Tournaments

Big Ten Football Championship Game to remain in Indianapolis through 2024Minneapolis to host 2023 Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament as well as 2024 Big Ten Women’s and Men’s Basketball TournamentsQuestions & Answers — Future Big Ten Conference Marquee Event SitesROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten Conference announced today that […]

Columbus Crew 2 looks to extend winning streak to 4 as Toronto FC II comes to town; Jacen Russell-Rowe talks about his progress

COLUMBUSCREW 22022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-1-0, 9 pts.) TORONTOFC II2022 REGULAR SEASON:(1-1-1, 5 pts.) Date: Sunday, April 24Match Time: 2:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 2:08 p.m. ETLocation: Historic Crew Stadium (Columbus, OH)Free Live Stream on MLSNEXTPro.com: Sean Saint Jacques 2022 SCHEDULE AND RESULTS 2022 REGULAR-SEASON RECORD: OVERALL: 2-1-0 HOME: […]

Detroit Tigers News: Statements from Christopher Ilitch and Al Avila on Miguel Cabrera’s 3,000th hit

April 23rd, 2022 Below are statements from Christopher Ilitch and Al Avila regarding Miguel Cabrera joining the 3,000 hit club. **Statement from Christopher Ilitch – Chairman and CEO, Detroit Tigers**Congratulations to Miguel Cabrera on his 3,000th career hit! Like Tigers fans, I’ve been proud to witness Miggy’s amazing and historic […]

Blue Jackets ready for visit today from the Edmonton Oilers at 1:00 PM

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS VS. EDMONTON OILERS TV:  Bally Sports Ohio           Jeff Rimer (play-by-play), Jody Shelley (analyst), Dave Maetzold (reporter)              Radio:  97.1 The Fan              Bob McElligott (play-by-play), Dylan Tyrer (host) THE MATCHUP COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS 2021-22 Record: 35-36-7, 77 pts. (6th, Metropolitan Division) Goals:  3.13 Goals-For/3.64 Goals-Against… Shots:  30.0 Shots-For/35.2 Shots-Against Power Play:  17.7 […]

Columbus Crew 2 hosts Toronto FC today, 2 PM at Historic Crew Stadium; head coach Laurent Courtois update on team

COLUMBUSCREW 22022 REGULAR SEASON:(3-1-0, 9 pts.) TORONTOFC II2022 REGULAR SEASON:(1-1-1, 5 pts.) Date: Sunday, April 24Match Time: 2:00 p.m. ETKickoff: 2:08 p.m. ETLocation: Historic Crew Stadium (Columbus, OH)Free Live Stream on MLSNEXTPro.com: Sean Saint Jacques BLACK & GOLD NOTES CREW 2 WINS HOME OPENER AT […]

For first time since 2019, Columbus Crew takes on Sporting Kansas City tonight at 8:30 ET

COLUMBUS – Columbus Crew (2-3-2, 8 points) travels to face Sporting Kansas City (2-6-0, 6 points) at Children’s Mercy Park in Kansas City tonight, Saturday, April 23 [8:30 p.m. ET / Bally Sports Great Lakes, Bally Sports App (Stream) / 97.1 The Fan, 971thefan.com (English); ColumbusCrew.com (Spanish)]. Coverage of the contest on […]

Villanova Wildcats Men’s Basketball: In a surprise move, legendary coach Jay Wright retires’ former assistant Kyle Neptune returns from Fordham to head program

4/20/2022 VILLANOVA, Pa. – William B. Finneran Endowed Head Men’s Basketball Coach Jay Wright will be retiring from his position to begin a new chapter in his career at the University as Special Assistant to the President. Kyle Neptune, who served on the Villanova coaching staff before […]

Alabama A&M Bulldogs Men’s Basketball News: Hires Olympic and NBA Coach Otis Hughley, Jr. as 10th Head Men’s Basketball Coach

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Alabama A&M Director of Athletics Bryan Hicks has announced the hiring of Olympic and former National Basketball Association (NBA) coach Otis Hughley, Jr. as the Bulldogs head men’s basketball coach on Monday, April 18. “First, I would like to thank the search committee for their tireless work in […]

NHL News: Toronto’s Simmonds’ fined for Charging

NEW YORK (April 22, 2022) – Toronto Maple Leafs forward Wayne Simmonds has been fined $2,250, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for charging Tampa Bay Lightning defenseman Mikhail Sergachev during NHL Game No. 1234 in Tampa on Thursday, April 21, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at […]

NHL News: Toronto’s Clifford fined for High-Sticking

NEW YORK (April 22, 2022) – Toronto Maple Leafs forward Kyle Clifford has been fined $2,500, the maximum allowable under the Collective Bargaining Agreement, for high-sticking Tampa Bay Lightning forward Corey Perry during NHL Game No. 1234 in Tampa on Thursday, April 21, the National Hockey League’s Department of Player Safety announced today. The incident occurred at […]

NHL News: In Celebration of Earth Day, NHL and NHLPA Announce Middle School Winners of ‘Future Goals Virtual Science Fair presented by SAP’ Competition

Students in Grades 4-8 Across U.S. and Canada Submitted Sustainability-Themed Hockey Projects NEW YORK (April 22, 2022) – In celebration of Earth Day, the National Hockey League Players’ Association (NHLPA) and National Hockey League (NHL) today announced the winners of the second annual Future Goals Virtual Science […]

NHL News: “Battle of Pennsylvania” Rivalry Takes Center Ice in NHL on TNT Regular Season Finale, Sunday, April 24

Philadelphia Flyers to Host Pittsburgh Penguins at 4 p.m. ET; Stanley Cup Will Make Visit to NHL on TNT Studio NHL on TNT will showcase the “Battle of Pennsylvania” in the network’s final telecast of its inaugural regular season coverage, as Sidney Crosby and the Pittsburgh Penguins, now with […]

Alabama A&M Athletics, basketball coach Dylan Howard can’t agree to new contract; part ways

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. – Alabama A&M Athletics has announced a change in leadership of the men’s basketball program. Below is a statement from Director of Athletics Bryan Hicks regarding that change. “After conferring with head men’s basketball coach Dylan Howard and consulting with the Alabama A&M University administration, we were […]

Cleveland Guardians News: Mortenson Construction to serve as construction manager for upcoming renovation projects

April 21st, 2022 Cleveland, OH – The Cleveland Guardians today announced Mortenson, based in Minneapolis, MN, to serve as Construction Manager at Risk for their upcoming Progressive Field renovation projects. Mortenson has extensive Ballpark/Sports Facilities experience, including in Major League Baseball, recently building Truist Park […]

Big Ten Conference Announces Future Sites for Football Championship Game, Women’s and Men’s Tournaments

Big Ten Football Championship Game to remain in Indianapolis through 2024 Minneapolis to host 2023 Big Ten Women’s Basketball Tournament as well as  2024 Big Ten Women’s and Men’s Basketball Tournaments Questions & Answers — Future Big Ten Conference Marquee Event Sites ROSEMONT, Ill. – The Big Ten […]

Ohio High School Athletic Association: OHSAA Finalizes Spring State Tournament Venues

News Release – Ohio High School Athletic Association Executive Director Doug Ute www.OHSAA.org  |  twitter.com/OHSAASports  |  facebook.com/OHSAASports For Immediate Release – April 21, 2022 Track and field will return to Ohio State University and lacrosse moves to Historic Crew Stadium COLUMBUS, Ohio – The Ohio High School […]

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS PRESENT FORWARD JACK ROSLOVIC WITH 2021-22 COMMUNITY MVP AWARD

APRIL 22, 2022 COLUMBUS, OHIO – The Columbus Blue Jackets announced tonight that forward Jack Roslovic has been named the recipient of the club’s 2021-22 Community MVP Award, which recognizes the player who best exemplifies service, dedication and leadership.  The Columbus Blue Jackets Foundation will donate […]

Blue Jackets welcome Ottawa Senators to Columbus tonight

COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS VS. OTTAWA SENATORS TV:  Bally Sports Ohio           Jeff Rimer (play-by-play), Jody Shelley (analyst), Dave Maetzold (reporter)              Radio:  97.1 The Fan              Bob McElligott (play-by-play), Dylan Tyrer (host) THE MATCHUP COLUMBUS BLUE JACKETS 2021-22 Record: 35-36-6, 76 pts. (6th, Metropolitan Division) Goals:  3.16 Goals-For/3.68 Goals-Against… Shots:  29.9 Shots-For/35.3 Shots-Against Power Play:  17.3 […]

Ohio State Dept. of Athletics Release: NCAA Announces Findings on Infractions Case

April 19, 2022 Violations within fencing, women’s golf and women’s basketball occurred between 2015 and 2019 COLUMBUS, Ohio – The NCAA Division I Committee on Infractions today (April 19) released its findings on an infractions case involving three sport programs at Ohio State University: fencing, women’s golf, and […]

Arkansas Razorbacks Men’s Golf News: Fernandez de Oliveira Makes 2022 Arnold Palmer Cup

TUESDAY, APRIL 19, 2022 Official Arnold Palmer Cup Website: https://www.arnoldpalmercup.com/ FAYETTEVILLE – Arkansas junior Mateo Fernandez de Oliveira has been selected to play for Team International at the 2022 Ar­nold Palmer Cup, it was announced today by the Golf Coaches Association of America on GOLF Channel. The 26th […]