Football

USWNT, Morgan take home top honors at ESPYS

[ad_1] The U.S. women's national soccer team's day started with a parade through New York City's Canyon of Heroes, included a flight to Los Angeles and then saw Alex Morgan and the USWNT shine as the big winners at The ESPYS on Wednesday night at The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.Morgan earned the ESPY for best female athlete, beating out overall women's World Cup Alpine skiing champion Mikaela Shiffrin, Breanna
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USWNT, Morgan take home top honors at ESPYS

[ad_1] The U.S. women's national soccer team's day started with a parade through New York City's Canyon of Heroes, included a flight to Los Angeles and then saw Alex Morgan and the USWNT shine as the big winners at The ESPYS on Wednesday night at The Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.Morgan earned the ESPY for best female athlete, beating out overall women's World Cup Alpine skiing champion Mikaela Shiffrin, Breanna
Basketball

Cousins thrilled to join ‘incredible’ Lakers roster

[ad_1] DeMarcus Cousins knows what he can do alongside Anthony Davis after being teammates with the New Orleans Pelicans.But throw LeBron James now alongside the big man duo and Cousins is excited about the possibilities for the Los Angeles Lakers."That's part of the reason why we wanted to become teammates again," Cousins said on a conference call with Lakers media about teaming up with Davis again. "We realized how much
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Lamar Odom among four ‘deactivated’ by Big3

[ad_1] Lamar Odom's attempt to reboot his basketball career lasted one game.The two-time NBA champion, whose career and life unraveled due to drug addiction, was one of four former NBA players "deactivated" for the season Wednesday by the Big3, the 3-on-3 league created by Ice Cube.Per those with knowledge of the situation, Odom, Jermaine O'Neal, Bonzi Wells and Baron Davis were all deactivated for competitive reasons and not due to
Football

USWNT’s Morgan, Giants’ Barkley win at ESPYS

[ad_1] Alex Morgan of the World Cup champion U.S. Women's National Team earned the ESPY for best female athlete Wednesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, joking that it was the second best trophy she has earned this week.Overall women's World Cup champion Mikala Shiffrin, Breanna Stewart of the WNBA's Seattle Storm and gymnast Simone Biles were the other nominees.Morgan set the tone for the World Cup champions
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Haynesworth pleas for help to find kidney donor

[ad_1] 9:45 PM ETTurron DavenportESPN Close Covered Eagles for USA Today Covered the Ravens for Baltimore Times Played college football at Cheyney UniversityNASHVILLE, Tenn. -- Former Tennessee Titans star defensive tackle Albert Haynesworth, 38, is suffering from kidney failure and has taken to Instagram to announce that he is in "dire need" of a donor for a kidney transplant."Well, this is hard for me to say, but my doctors said
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Barkley, Brees among winners at 2019 ESPYS

[ad_1] Saquon Barkley, who finished second in the NFL with 1,307 rushing yards as a rookie with the New York Giants, earned the ESPY for best breakthrough athlete on Wednesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.The Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich, the Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young and tennis player Naomi Osaka, the reigning women's singles champion at the US Open and the Australian Open, were the other nominees."I want
Football

Giants’ Barkley wins breakthrough athlete ESPY

[ad_1] Saquon Barkley, who finished second in the NFL with 1,307 rushing yards as a rookie with the New York Giants, earned the ESPY for best breakthrough athlete Wednesday night at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles.The Milwaukee Brewers' Christian Yelich, the Atlanta Hawks' Trae Young and tennis player Naomi Osaka, the reigning women's singles champion at the US Open and the Australian Open, were the other nominees."I want to
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‘Robot umpires’ debut in Atlantic League ASG

[ad_1] YORK, Pa. -- "Robot umpires" have arrived.The independent Atlantic League became the first American professional baseball league to let a computer call balls and strikes Wednesday night at its all-star game. Plate umpire Brian deBrauwere wore an earpiece connected to an iPhone in his pocket and relayed the call upon receiving it from a TrackMan computer system that uses Doppler radar.He crouched in his normal position behind the catcher