CRANBERRY, PA – More than an hour after the Pittsburgh Penguins completed their workout Tuesday afternoon, injured winger Bryan Rust went out on his own and worked with the Penguins coaches. Wearing a Penguins track suit and ball cap, Rust took a number of reps with coach Mike Sullivan... Read more
Ken Hitchcock will be back behind the St. Louis Blues’ bench in 2016-17, and, unlike last off-season, the Blues extending Hitchcock’s contract didn’t take much deliberation. The summer before the 2015-16 season, there was uncertainty surrounding Hitchcock’s future. He was on the hot seat after the Blues flamed out... Read more
Cleveland’s former coach is returning overseas After being fired as the coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers, David Blatt seemed hell-bent on landing another gig in the NBA. He had interviews with the New York Knicks and the Houston Rockets but those jobs instead went to Jeff Hornacek and Mike... Read more
One person in Cleveland paid the price for getting an NBA Finals rematch The Golden State Warriors became the 10th team in NBA history to come back from a 3-1 deficit in the playoffs on Monday. Defeating the Oklahoma City Thunder in Game 7, the Warriors punched a ticket... Read more
Pepe Reina in action for Napoli By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Tuesday, May 31, 2016 Liverpool are exploring the possibility of bringing goalkeeper Pepe Reina back to the club this summer. The Merseysiders completed the signing of Loris Karius from Mainz last week for £4.7m but it is understood that... Read more
By Craig Bloomfield – @worldofbloomers Tuesday, May 31, 2016 The summer transfer window officially opens on 1 July 2016, and with the Premier League’s new TV deal bringing even more riches to the English top flight, there is no doubt huge sums will be spent in the coming months.... Read more
Bellerin was named in the PFA Team of the Year after his impressive performances for Arsenal this season By talkSPORT – @talkSPORT Tuesday, May 31, 2016 Arsenal defender Hector Bellerin has been included in Spain’s final 23-man squad for the defence of their European Championship title. Bellerin, the 21-year-old... Read more
"I’m just pissed," Radwanska said. "I just cannot play in conditions." (AP) Agnieszka Radwanska is not pleased. Read more
Just over two weeks ago, Texas Rangers second baseman Rougned Odor landed the biggest punch of 2016. His haymaker caught Toronto Blue Jays slugger Jose Bautista square in the chin, causing him to stumble backwards before the benches cleared and a brawl was started. Bautista hasn’t discussed the punch... Read more
With his 100th strikeout on Sunday, Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw broke the record for fewest walks (5) by a pitcher reaching the century mark. Kershaw finished the outing with 105 strikeouts versus just five walks, producing an impossibly high 22:1 K/BB ratio. The K/BB record holder at... Read more