Category Archives: National Sports

Scoreboard roundup — 5/14/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/14/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events: INTERLEAGUE Houston 8, Washington 0 Seattle 8, NY Mets 7 Kansas City 8 Colorado 7 AMERICAN LEAGUE Tampa Bay 3, Toronto 0 Detroit 5, Baltimore 1 NY Yankees 5, Chi White Sox 1 Minnesota 3, Cleveland 1 Texas 7, Boston 1 LA Angels 4,…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 5/13/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/13/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Friday’s sports events:  MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL  INTERLEAGUE  Final  Houston       6  Washington   1  Final  Seattle       2  N.Y. Mets    1  Final  Kansas City  14  Colorado    10      AMERICAN LEAGUE  Final  Tampa Bay      5  Toronto        …read more »

WNBA star Brittney Griner’s pre-trial detention in Russia extended as US works to negotiate her release

WNBA star Brittney Griner’s pre-trial detention in Russia extended as US works to negotiate her release

TMB/Icon SMI/Corbis/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Brittney Griner’s pre-trial detention in Russia was extended by one month on Friday as the United States works to secure the WNBA star’s freedom. Alexander Boikov, Griner’s lawyer, told ABC News that her pre-trail detention has been extended until June 18. Russian media have reported that the…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 5/12/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/12/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Thursday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Baltimore 3, St. Louis 2 AMERICAN LEAGUE Oakland 5, Detroit 3 Houston 11, Minnesota 3 Houston 5, Minnesota 0 Texas 3, Kansas City 1 NY Yankees 15 Chicago White Sox 7 NATIONAL LEAGUE NY Mets 4, Washington 1 Cincinnati 4,…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 5/11/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/11/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Wednesday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Philadelphia 4, Seattle 2 Atlanta 5, Boston 3 St. Louis 10, Baltimore 1AMERICAN LEAGUE NY Yankees 5, Toronto 3 Oakland 9, Detroit 0 Tampa Bay 4, LA Angels 2 Kansas City 8, Texas 2 Cleveland at Chi White Sox 2:10 p.m.…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 5/10/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/10/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Tuesday’s sports events:  MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Baltimore 5, St. Louis 3 Boston 9, Atlanta 4 Seattle 5, Philadelphia 4 AMERICAN LEAGUE Detroit 6, Oakland 0 Oakland 4, Detroit 1 NY Yankees 6, Toronto 5 Houston 5, Minnesota 0 Chi White Sox 4, Cleveland 1 Texas 6,…read more »

Scoreboard roundup — 5/9/22

Scoreboard roundup — 5/9/22

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Monday’s sports events: MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL INTERLEAGUE Philadelphia 9, Seattle 0 AMERICAN LEAGUE Baltimore 6, Kansas City 1 NY Yankees 1, Texas 0 Final Oakland 2, Detroit 0 Cleveland 12, Chi White Sox 9 LA Angels 11, Tampa Bay 3 NATIONAL LEAGUE Pittsburgh 5, LA Dodgers 1…read more »

Former NBA player Adreian Payne shot to death in Orlando

Former NBA player Adreian Payne shot to death in Orlando

Romain Biard/Euroleague Basketball via Getty Images(ORLANDO, Fla.) — Adreian Payne, a former first-round NBA draft pick and star collegiate basketball player at Michigan State, was shot and killed early Monday in Orlando, Florida, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office. Payne was drafted by the Atlanta Hawks at No. 15 overall in 2014 and played…read more »

Report: Nuggets center Nikola Jokic to be named NBA’s MVP

Report: Nuggets center Nikola Jokic to be named NBA’s MVP

Caspar Benson/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — It appears Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic will be crowned NBA’s Most Valuable Player for a second season in a row. Sources tell ESPN the 27-year-old has been voted the league’s MVP, with a formal announcement expected later this week. Jokic closed out the 2021-22 season averaging 27.1 points, 13.8…read more »