Buck Showalter’s Mets tenure comes with MLB lockout challenge

Buck Showalter's Mets tenure comes with MLB lockout challenge

Buck Showalter’s introduction to his team will have to wait. The new Mets manager is anxious to become acquainted with the players he’s been hired to oversee, but under MLB’s lockout policy isn’t allowed such contact. Team employees aren’t even supposed to discuss players with the media during the lockout — Showalter briefly slipped in … Read more

Jake Paul, Jorge Masvidal in diss-filled fight negotiation

jake paul and jorge masvidal

Jake Paul has emerged as a huge draw in the boxing game, and he’s set his sights on a UFC star as his next possible combatant. Paul and Jorge Masvidal, whose five-second knockout of Ben Askren in 2019 was the fastest in UFC history, sparred back and forth online Monday. “Let’s make it happen,” Paul … Read more

Bills receiver Cole Beasley reacts to placement on COVID-19 reserve: ‘Covid is not keeping me out of this game’

Bills receiver Cole Beasley reacts to placement on COVID-19 reserve: 'Covid is not keeping me out of this game'

Bills wide receiver Cole Beasley isn’t pleased that he landed on the COVID-19 reserve. After testing positive for the virus on Tuesday, several reports confirmed Beasley was placed on the Bills’ reserve/COVID-19 list. Since he’s unvaccinated, the wide receiver will have to isolate for 10 days before he’s allowed to return and will miss Buffalo’s … Read more

Why did the Buccaneers sign Le’Veon Bell? Tampa Bay fills missing running back spot with former Ravens rusher

Why did the Buccaneers sign Le'Veon Bell? Tampa Bay fills missing running back spot with former Ravens rusher

The Buccaneers signed former Pro Bowl running back Le’Veon Bell to their 53-man roster on Monday, per reports. Bell is still pending a physical in order for the deal to become official. The Buccaneers have three games left in the regular season against the Panthers (twice) and Jets. Bell’s addition will help Tampa Bay withstand … Read more

Yankees add Eric Chavez to overhauled coaching staff

Yankees add Eric Chavez to overhauled coaching staff

For those waiting for the Yankees to make some moves this offseason, you got your wish. The Yankees announced their new-look coaching staff on Tuesday, highlighted by the addition of former Yankee Eric Chavez as an assistant hitting coach. He’ll work with new hitting coach Dillon Lawson, who was promoted to the major league staff … Read more

Rangers’ Filip Chytil motivated after being scratched

Rangers' Filip Chytil motivated after being scratched

Up until the last handful of games, Filip Chytil said he believes he was playing some of his best hockey this season. So when he was a healthy scratch for the first time in more than two years in last Wednesday’s game at Arizona, Chytil wouldn’t say that he was surprised, but he fully understood … Read more