NHL watching close after Calgary Flames players target Leon Draisaitl’s injured ankle

NHL watching close after Calgary Flames players target Leon Draisaitl’s injured ankle

The NHL is keeping a close eye on the Calgary Flames after they targeted Leon Draisaitl’s injured ankle late in game three. With 11 minutes to go in the third period, the Oilers were on a powerplay and multiple Flames players took swings at Leon Draisaitl’s injured ankle. #NHL is aware of this clip and … Read more

Why Blue Jays should be open-minded with Romano’s usage moving forward

Why Blue Jays should be open-minded with Romano’s usage moving forward

ST. LOUIS — It didn’t work. The strategy backfired, and the execution wasn’t there either. That much was obvious as soon as Paul Goldschmidt made contact. Moments later, Goldschmidt’s grand slam had landed and the Cardinals had defeated the Blue Jays 7-3. That’s over with now, but Monday’s 10-inning loss still prompted some significant questions … Read more

Donaldson tried to provoke with ‘Jackie’ comment

Donaldson tried to provoke with ‘Jackie’ comment

CHICAGO — Chicago White Sox shortstop Tim Anderson said Tuesday that Josh Donaldson was clearly trying to rattle him when the New York Yankees third baseman referred to him as “Jackie,” a remark that led to Donaldson being suspended one game by Major League Baseball. Anderson and White Sox manager Tony La Russa said previously … Read more

Brendan Langley suspended by Calgary Stampeders after airport fight

Brendan Langley suspended by Calgary Stampeders after airport fight

The Calgary Stampeders have suspended receiver Brendan Langley indefinitely following his arrest at an airport in Newark, NJ Langley has been charged with simple assault in connection with a physical altercation with a United Airlines employee at the Newark Liberty International Airport on Sunday morning. “The Stampeders take matters such as these very seriously,” John … Read more

‘I’m tired of the moments of silence.’

‘I’m tired of the moments of silence.’

Editor’s Note: The following story contains details about gun violence, and may be distressing for some readers. Steve Kerr had no desire to talk about basketball ahead of Tuesday’s game between the Golden State Warriors and Dallas Mavericks as he addressed reporters following another devastating school shooting in the United States. An 18-year-old gunman opened … Read more

Tortorella interviews to be next Flyers coach

Tortorella interviews to be next Flyers coach

John Tortorella interviewed to be the next coach of the Philadelphia Flyers. The 63-year-old, who has been working as a television analyst for ESPN this season, confirmed on Tuesday he’s had discussions with Flyers general manager Chuck Fletcher. Tortorella most recently coached the Columbus Blue Jackets from 2015-21. “Very fortunate to have the opportunity,” Tortorella … Read more