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    Getty The Vikings were named the top landing spot for Patriots All-Pro corner Stephon Gilmore. Amid an offseason with flashy free-agent signings, the Minnesota Vikings have enough cap space to end the 2021 offseason with one final boom. After restructuring Danielle Hunter’s contract and signing three-technique pass-rusher Sheldon Richardson, Minnesota has $14.3 million in remaining cap space for...
    Utah's Rudy Gobert won his third Defensive Player of the Year award Wednesday after helping the Utah Jazz to the best record in the NBA. Gobert had the most total blocked shots and defensive rebounds in the league this season and became the fourth player to win the award at least three times. A night after a game-sealing blocked shot...
    Deputies who fatally shot man in Minneapolis were undercover Democrats plan to take on big tech with 5 major antitrust bills aimed at making it easier to weaken monopolies By winning the NBA Defensive Player of the Year award this season, Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert became only the fourth player in league history to win the award at...
    Utah’s Rudy Gobert won his third Defensive Player of the Year award Wednesday after helping the Utah Jazz to the best record in the NBA. A night after a game-sealing blocked shot in Game 1 of the Western Conference semifinals, Gobert received 84 first-place votes and 464 points from a global panel of 100 sportswriters and broadcasters. Philadelphia’s Ben Simmons...
    Video of Brooklyn bus crash raises questions about whether protocols were ignored U.S. to send 500 million Pfizer shots to 100 nations over next year The No. 1 player in high school basketball, Chet Holmgren, was named the Gatorade National Player of the Year and beat out players like Jaden Hardy, Jabari Smith Jr. and Patrick Baldwin Jr. for...
    MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Minnehaha Academy’s Chet Holmgren has been named the Gatorade National Boys Basketball Player of the Year. Jalen Suggs, who played high school basketball at Minnehaha and is a top NBA draft prospect after playing a year at Gonzaga, surprised Holmgren with the news Wednesday. His family, coaches and teammates delivered him the trophy. He’s the first...
    Gonzaga commit Chet Holmgren named the National Boys Gatorade Player of the Year. Chet Holmgren added more accolades and awards with the Minnehaha Academy standout being named the National Boys Gatorade Player of the Year on Wednesday. To learn more about the Gatorade Player of the Year program, check out past winners or to nominate student-athletes, visit playeroftheyear.gatorade.com, on Facebook at facebook.com/GatoradePOY or...
    KEVIN DE BRUYNE has been named this season’s PFA Player of the Year. And Phil Foden has made it a Manchester City clean sweep by scooping the Young Player award. WIN £50,000! Play Dream Team Euros – our FREE fantasy football game this summer  6Kevin De Bruyne has been named PFA Player of the YearCredit: PA 6Phil Foden picked up...
    MASON MOUNT admits there was a ‘tough period’ after Frank Lampard left Chelsea this season. But the midfielder has been left beaming after a ‘crazy journey’ saw him crowned the club’s Player of the Year. WIN £50,000! Play Dream Team Euros – our FREE fantasy football game this summer  2Mason Mount admits there was a 'tough period' when Frank Lampard...
    MANCHESTER CITY and England forward Phil Foden has been named the Premier League Young Player of the Year. The 21-year-old played a key part in Pep Guardiola's side's superb campaign which saw them lift the title for the third time in four seasons. WIN £50,000! Play Dream Team Euros – our FREE fantasy football game 4Foden became the youngest player in...
    RUBEN DIAS is the Premier League Player of the Season. The Manchester City defender, 24, enjoyed a stunning debut campaign in England following his club-record transfer from Benfica. WIN £50,000! Play Dream Team Euros – our FREE fantasy football game 2Ruben Dias was crowned Premier League Player of the Season for 2020-21Credit: Getty Announcing himself to the #PL in ???????????????????? ????????...
    Kylee McLaughlin, 22, said she was branded a racist and frozen out of her volleyball team  A standout former University of Oklahoma volleyball player is suing her coaches and the school claiming she was labelled a racist and excluded from the team because of her conservative views. Kylee McLaughlin, 22, said she was left disenfranchised because her political beliefs didn't align...
    Yana Sizikova, from Russia, has been arrested at the French Open and placed in custody following match-fixing allegations from last year's tournament, sources have confirmed. The incident in question relates to a women's doubles match at Roland Garros last year between Romanian pair Andreea Mitu and Patricia Mari vs Sizikova and American Madison Brengle. An investigation was launched after bookmakers identified irregular...
    Yana Sizikova at the Tennis Championships Istanbul last fall. @TennisChampIst/Twitter Russia's Yana Sizikova was arrested at the French Open on Thursday, multiple reports say. She was arrested on charges of "sports bribery and organized fraud" connected to last year's tournament, the AP reports. Previous reports said Sizikova was suspected of tanking a first-round match at the 2020 French...
    THE PFA have released their shortlist for the Player of the Year and Young Player of the Year awards, with Manchester City dominating the men's category with four players. Shortlists have also been released in the same respective categories for the women's game, which includes Chelsea and England stars Fran Kirby and Sam Kerr. WIN £50,000! Play Dream Team Euros...
    Gonzaga basketball will have breakout star Drew Timme back for another season with the chance of competing for Player of the Year and a national title. Gonzaga came short of a national title in 2021. Maybe they’ll close the gap in 2022. Star center Drew Timme is coming back to help them do it. On Wednesday, the Bulldogs announced that...
    New York Knicks’ Julius Randle wins ‘Most Improved Player of the Year’ award Alexander Wilson May 25, 2021 ShareTweetFlipRedditOne of the primary reasons the New York Knicks are currently in the postseason is thanks to All-Star Julius Randle, who has witnessed a significant transformation compared to 2020. Last season, Randle averaged 19.5 points...
    Dylann Roofs bid to overturn his conviction in the 2015 Charleston church massacre set to begin Preliminary hearing set for Boulder shooting suspect SI Gambling insider Frankie Taddeo shares the latest "Vegas Whispers" on how sharp bettors are approaching this 2021 NFL futures bet. Odds to win the 2021 NFL Comeback of the Player have been released at DraftKings Sportsbook, and...
    Big gaps in vaccine rates across the US worry health experts Republicans are sleeping on the jobs bill. Democrats need to move on before its too late Shuffle Up season is here. How would we rank and sort players if a fantasy league were assembling from scratch right this second? That’s what I’m trying to figure out. Included on...
    BRUNO FERNANDES claimed Manchester United's Player of the Year award again but several of his team-mates voted for Luke Shaw instead. The Portuguese playmaker romped home with 63 per cent of the vote from fans but some of his team-mates reckon it should have gone to England ace Shaw. 4Bruno Fernandes won Man Utd's Player of the Year awardCredit: Twitter...
    White House COVID advisers son suffering long-haul symptoms; Lollapalooza returning to Chicago with full capacity: Live COVID-19 updates 2 pilots eject from F-15 when it leaves runway in Illinois Remember when the Cleveland Cavaliers were 3-0, the Denver Nuggets were off to a slow start and the James Harden-Christian Wood pick-and-roll was looking scary? No? That's probably because a...
    Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images The regular season is over, so it’s time to make some final picks for 2021 NBA awards, including MVP, Rookie of the Year and more. With the 2020-21 regular season in the rearview mirror, NBA awards season is officially upon us! While we won’t know the final tallies on the votes for MVP, Rookie of...
    Loading the player... Miami Heat star Bam Adebayo said it himself in a post-game interview with TNT after Thursday’s playoff-clinching win against the Boston Celtics: “I do everything on defense.” Adebayo is not wrong and arguably can make a good case for him being the best defender in the NBA. Rudy Gobert, Ben Simmons, and Giannis Antetokounmpo all have...
    The last time Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez started dating was 2002. Heres what life was like then. University of Michigan officials didnt act on reports of sexual misconduct against former university physician for decades, report says It’s not often Milwaukee Bucks star Jrue Holiday shares his perspective on who should win NBA awards, but now the defensive assassin...
    Getty Veteran forward Gary Clark Jr. has joined the Sixers roster on a two-way contract ahead of the NBA playoffs. The Philadelphia 76ers made a minor move for depth on Tuesday when the team inked Gary Clark Jr. to a two-way deal. ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski was the first to report the news. The Denver Nuggets waived Clark on...
    This week on ESPN’s “First Take,” co-host Max Kellerman said Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James is on the “decline.” According to Kellerman, the 36-year-old who has been battling injury is no longer the “best player in the world” and will likely never be again. “Are we seeing the decline of LeBron James?” moderator Molly Qerim Rose asked. “Yes, we...
    Getty Philadelphia 76ers rookie Isaiah Joe chats with teammate Matisse Thybulle. The accolades for Matisse Thybulle keep rolling in. The second-year guard for the Philadelphia 76ers climbed up to No. 5 on the NBA’s “ladder” rankings for Defensive Player of the Year despite playing only 20.1 minutes per game as a reserve. Thybulle’s defense has been that good,...
    Two highlights bookended Hassan Mahasin’s season and proved why the Serra High junior all-purpose back is the Bay Area News Group player of the year for the Spring 2021 football season. Mahasin hauled in a torquing touchdown catch on Serra’s first play of the season from scrimmage against Valley Christian, then capped off the Padres’ final win of a...
    Lu-Magia Hearns arrived at De La Salle with a name familiar to longtime East Bay high school football followers. The son of former 1990s Pittsburg star Lu Hearns, the younger Hearns had big cleats to fill. He filled them all right, and maybe a little more. Hearns is the Bay Area News Group’s defensive player of the...
    Daytuawn Pearson listened patiently to the list of non-league opponents Pittsburg High is scheduled to play this fall in football. Serra. Valley Christian. Wilcox. Folsom. “Most definitely,” Pearson said emphatically when asked if he would have enjoyed that kind of challenge in his final season. “I worked so hard for that. Now the juniors will get to play...
    Getty Pittsburgh Steelers helmet. According to the official athletics website of Slippery Rock University, quarterback Roland Rivers III has accepted an invite from the Pittsburgh Steelers to try out at the team’s rookie minicamp later this month. The latest Steelers news straight to your inbox! Join the Heavy on Steelers newsletter here! Join Heavy on Steelers!...
    Census 2020 results: Bureau announces 331 million people in US, Texas will add two congressional seats How the Census determines control of the US government The PGA Tour super season is 60% completed, yet no leader for Player of the Year has emerged. Thirty events -- including three major championships -- have been played, and somehow nobody has more...
    DENVER (CBS4) – Parker Wolfe beat out nearly 300,000 student athletes nationwide to win the 2021 boys cross country Gatorade Player of the Year award. The Cherry Creek cross country star is the first Coloradan to win in the cross country category. (credit: CBS) “It’s pretty special. We have a lot of good runners here, so it means a lot...
    Getty Stephon Gilmore #24 of the New England Patriots looks on before a game against the Denver Broncos. It’s no secret the Arizona Cardinals have a hole to fill at cornerback. After a decade of locking up receivers in the desert, Patrick Peterson opted to take his talents to Minnesota this offseason. The team did ink Super Bowl...
    Former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Alex Smith, who made a remarkable comeback from an injury that nearly cost him his leg, announced Monday on Instagram that he is retiring from football.Smith, 36, was the NFL's Comeback Player of the Year in 2020 after helping lead the Washington Football Team to the NFC East title. His tenure with Washington was defined...
    On an ESPN podcast, Joel Embiid said he believes he should win the NBA’s MVP and Defensive Player of the Year awards. Joel Embiid is nothing if not confident. It’s why his trademark celebration is raising his arms in front of the crowd, Gladiator-style, as if to ask: “Are you not entertained?” To be fair, Embiid said in the podcast that...
    WHEN Luke Shaw joined Manchester United in 2014 he said in his first interview that he wanted to continue to progress his career and that United was the best place for him to do that.   It’s only really now, seven years on, that United supporters are starting to see him fulfil such potential.     3Luke Shaw is finally fulfilling his potential...
    Even if you don’t believe that he has the best case to win the award, you have to respect Ben Simmons’ honesty when it comes to the 2020-21 Defensive Player of the Year race. In a recent interview with ESPN’s Rachel Nichols, the 76ers star was asked whether he agreed with Philadelphia coach Doc Rivers’ comments about Simmons being a...
    Ben Simmons made it more than clear that he doesn’t think Rudy Gobert should be named the Defensive Player of the Year this season.  As things stand, Utah Jazz big man Rudy Gobert is considered the odds-on favorite to take home NBA Defensive Player of the Year honors this season. However, if you ask Philadelphia 76ers standout Ben Simmons, he...
    Lady Gaga Films Wedding Scene for House of Gucci Movie – See the Dress! How non-US citizens can open a bank account © Provided by Sports Illustrated Brunson gives an already scary Mavericks’ offense even more possibilities than it enjoyed before. View the original article to see embedded media.Welcome to the Morning Shootaround, where every weekday you’ll get a...
    Chrissy Teigen dyes her hair pink (for real), plus more news McDonald’s and 19 Other Franchises That Could Make You Rich Iowa center Luka Garza was named the John R. Wooden Award winner on Tuesday, securing his status as the consensus National Player of the Year.  The Hawkeyes senior previously secured the Naismith Award and Oscar Robertson Trophy and...
    Alex Cora has already made it clear there is only one favorite this year for the Comeback Player of the Year Award. The Boston Red Sox are looking to avoid a sweep Sunday against the Baltimore Orioles. Every opening series has its storylines, but this one may have the best in all of baseball. Trey Mancini is back in the...
    Suspect in Capitol attack suffered delusions, source says Cant wait for Jesus to come fix this: New Capitol attack reveals ongoing security gaps, depleted police force © Provided by Sports Illustrated Garza becomes the first Iowa men's player to earn the honor, while Bueckers is the first freshman to win the women's award. Iowa center Luka Garza and UConn's...
    Iowa basketball star Luka Garza has been named the AP Player of the Year in college basketball. The talented forward was announced as the winner late Thursday afternoon, and there’s no doubt he 100% earned the honor. (RELATED: David Hookstead Is The True King In The North When It Comes To College Football)   View this post on Instagram   A post shared by Iowa...
    Court clears way for Charlottesville Confederate statues to be removed Voter suppression: Kansas lawmakers advance changes to take control of elections © Provided by Sports Illustrated Luke Garza received 50 of 63 votes from AP Top 25 voters. INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Luka Garza knew what everyone expected before returning for a final run as Iowa’s unquestioned star. Pressure? Garza...
    The films that have the absolute worst endings 25 Ways To Double Your Paycheck in 1 Month Azzi Fudd, the top girls basketball player in the country, has been named the 2021 Morgan Wootten Girls High School Basketball Player of the Year. The prestigious award is named after the legendary DeMatha Catholic (Maryland) coach who won multiple high school...
    Luka Garza knew what everyone expected before returning for a final run as Iowa’s unquestioned star. Pressure? Garza felt it, all right, enough to know his mental health required the same attention as his game. "I needed meditation to lean on, to be able to mainly just go out there and be myself and not worry about anything else," Garza...
    (Selected by the 63-member national media panel that selects the weekly Top 25) Luka Garza, Iowa 50 Ayo Dosunmu, Illinois 6 Cade Cunningham, Oklahoma St. 3 Jared Butler, Baylor 2 Corey Kispert, Gonzaga 2 Copyright © 2021 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be...