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    Celebs who are expecting babies The most expensive celebrity homes of all time Giannis Antetokounmpo made big change to his free throw mechanics Despite winning his second MVP award last season, Giannis Antetokounmpo is still working hard to improve on the weaknesses in his game. © Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports Giannis Antetokounmpo, shoots a ton of free throws because...
    Donald Trump is attacking what he called “cancel culture” after reports that the Cleveland Indians were planning to change their name after years of opposition from Native American groups. Reports on Sunday indicated that the MLB franchise would be following the example of the former Washington Redskins and dropping their controversial nickname. The president had a bad reaction to the...
    President Trump weighed on Sunday night on the report that the Cleveland Indians were going to change the nickname they have had since 1915. Trump’s tweet came hours after The New York Times reported the Indians’ name change was expected to come within the next week. “Oh no! What is going on? This is not good news, even for “Indians”....
    Nearly 3 dozen arrested in D.C. as Proud Boys roamed city looking to fight Pete Buttigieg emerging as leading contender for Transportation secretary The Cleveland MLB team reportedly set to change team name from the Indians as soon as this week © Provided by INSIDER Cleveland manager Terry Francona. AP Photo/Carlos Osorio The Cleveland Indians are reportedly set...
    Nevermind the political messenger: When it comes to COVID-19 guidance, trust the message, experts say US Electoral College set to confirm Biden win as Trump fights on Report: Cleveland Indians dropping nickname amid mounting social pressure The Cleveland Indians are dropping their long-criticized moniker amid mounting pressure that it’s racist and insensitive, the New York Times reports. © Provided...
    The Cleveland Indians are dropping their controversial nickname, according to a report. Following in the footsteps of the Washington Football Team, Cleveland will remove the “Indians” moniker many consider racist, the New York Times reported. The 105-year-old nickname has long-drawn ire from Native American groups and fans, and that only grew with the US in the midst...
    THE CLEVELAND Indians will announce its plans to change the name of the baseball team which has long faced protests from Native American groups. The move away from the Indians name comes months after the team first announced it was considering dropping its affiliation with what has been considered a racial slur, The New York Times reported. 1Cleveland's Major League...
    Cleveland’s baseball team appears to be headed in a different direction with its nickname. The New York Times reported on Sunday that the Cleveland Indians have decided to change their team name. The newspaper cited three sources familiar with the decision, and the move is expected to come in light of the Washington Football Team changing its name back in...
    Cleveland manager Terry Francona. AP Photo/Carlos Osorio The Cleveland Indians are reportedly set to change their name. According to a report from the New York Times, Cleveland could announce their decision to drop their old name as soon as this week. Cleveland could opt to bring back an old moniker, or proceed without a nickname as the Washington...
    Refuting Trump, FDA commissioner says vaccine could not have been authorized sooner U.S. Sees Up to 80% Vaccination Rate by Summer: Virus Update Charles Barkley: I think theres something wrong with Kyrie Irving Kyrie Irving made headlines this week for disparaging remarks he made about the media, and Charles Barkley is among those who think the Brooklyn Nets star...
    Wide receiver Deebo Samuel is cleared to play and cornerback K’Waun Williams might, too, in promising signs for a 49ers’ team needing a win Sunday against Washington to stay in playoff contention. Samuel missed Wednesday’s practice with a foot contusion, and after being limited Thursday, he was a full participant in Friday’s walk-through session. He’s missed six games this...
    Deebo Samuel, the physical San Francisco 49ers wide receiver fans have grown to love, was born with a different name: Tyshun. But his mischievous nature as a kid earned him the nickname inspired by Deebo, the bully-type character from the “Friday” films. So when Tommy “Tiny” Lister, the actor who portrayed Deebo, died Thursday at age 62, Samuel went...
    Getty The Bodyguard has protected Carson Wentz's blindside since his rookie year in 2016. The Philadelphia Eagles may be turning the starting right guard job over to Nate Herbig full-time for the rest of 2020. Jason Peters missed practice on Thursday, one day after he was listed as a “limited” participant. His nagging toe injury — one that...
    Many NASCAR drivers have a nickname or moniker that defines them. Richard Petty is known as ‘The King.’ Dale Earnhardt Sr is known as ‘The Intimidator.’ Jimmie Johnson is called ‘Superman,’ Kyle Busch is known as ‘Rowdy,’ and there are many more. However, Ross Chastain has a unique nickname, ‘The Melon Man.’ As it turns out, Chastain’s family comes from...
    Getty Jake Dolegala The New England Patriots have four quarterbacks. The one you know the least about is Jake Dolegala. He’s 6’7″ and a bit raw, but he might have a better chance of being the Patriots’ next quarterback than Jarrett Stidham. Cam Newton spoke about him on Thursday and gave him...
    Getty Cam Newton and Jake Dolegala The New England Patriots have four quarterbacks. The one you know the least about is Jake Dolegala. He’s 6’7″ and a bit raw, but he might have a better chance of being the Patriots’ next quarterback than Jarrett Stidham. Cam Newton spoke about him on Thursday and gave him a funny nickname....
    Analysis: Californias Democratic politicians cant seem to follow their own coronavirus advice Who, when and how? A look at the UKs vaccination rollout Five best trade destinations for Pacers All-Star Victor Oladipo Indiana Pacers All-Star guard Victor Oladipo claims he doesn’t want to be traded, but his alleged words to players from other teams on the court in the...
    Southern Oregon confronts its problem with racism after fatal November shooting of Black teen Aidan Ellison DOJ probing potential ‘bribery-for-pardon’ scheme NBA leaks its Christmas Day schedule Believe it or not, the new NBA season is nearly upon us, and we now have the tentative schedule for Christmas Day. © Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski leaked the...
    Getty Pete Carroll has a new nickname for DK Metcalf. Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll has heard about the controversy involving DK Metcalf being compared to Calvin Johnson, aka Megatron, and has a solution for his receiver. Carroll believes Metcalf deserves a new nickname and threw out the idea of The...
    Getty Pete Carroll has a new nickname for DK Metcalf. Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll has heard about the controversy involving DK Metcalf being compared to Calvin Johnson, aka Megatron, and has a solution for his receiver. Carroll believes Metcalf deserves a new nickname and threw out the idea of The Mandalorian during his coach’s show on...
    Getty General view of the UFC 238 Octagon at United Center on June 8, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones reminded fight fans on Monday of his old fight nickname. Most know Jones’ fight nickname as both “Bones” and “Jonny Bones,” however over a decade ago he...
    Getty General view of the UFC 238 Octagon at United Center on June 8, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois. Former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones reminded fight fans on Monday of his old fight nickname. Most know Jones’ fight nickname as both “Bones” and “Jonny Bones,” however over a decade ago he was called another name: “Sexual Chocolate.”...
    PROUD Jose Mourinho paid tribute to new darts superstar Jose de Sousa, saying: You deserve the Special One tag now. The Portuguese player, 46, produced a shock win over James Wade to take the Grand Slam of Darts title last weekend. 2Jose Mourinho is happy to let Jose de Sousa enjoy the Special One tagCredit: Getty Images - Getty World...
    Mayor offers apology for Thanksgiving travel after urging residents to stay home Europes Christmas ski season threatened by virus as cases pass 60 mn Clippers expected to trade Lou Williams? The L.A. Clippers already parted ways with Montrezl Harrell this offseason, and now his pick-and-roll partner could be next. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Lou Williams could be the...
    Long lines form at food banks across country ahead of Thanksgiving Biden Set for Covid Work; Best and Worst Places: Virus Update Lakers newcomer Wesley Matthews shares touching Kobe Bryant story Wesley Matthews is now a member of the Los Angeles Lakers, and the significance is definitely not lost on him. © Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Wesley Matthews (9)...
    A life in colors: NYC celebrates Ruth Bader Ginsburg with East Village mural Editorial: Give it up: As GSA begins transition, President Trumps flailing still corrodes trust in democratic institutions Fred VanVleet has great message for media after signing new contract Fred VanVleet landed his first mammoth NBA contract last week when he agreed to a new four-year deal...
    While Jon Gruden’s sideline anger has been masked (maybe not as often as it should be) in 2020, it’s that flamboyant streak on the sideline that earned the Raiders head coach his nickname. Gruden is sometimes known as “Chucky,” after the character in the horror movie series “Child’s Play.” Gruden’s expressions combined with his red-tinged hair make it a...
    California Cases Climb to a Record as State Curfew Begins Loeffler self-isolates after positive Covid test Clippers interested in Serge Ibaka, Marc Gasol The Los Angeles Clippers aren’t about to be shut out in free agency and see their rivals take one of their players. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Serge Ibaka (right) has already toyed with fans about...
    Fact check: Dolly Parton helped fund Modernas COVID-19 vaccine research GOP Group Files Pennsylvania Lawsuit to Invalidate States Mail-in Ballots—All of Them Carmelo Anthony finalizing contract to return to Blazers Carmelo Anthony liked his time with the Portland Trail Blazers so much, he’s staying for at least another year. © Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports Carmelo Anthony will be staying...
    State-by-state breakdown of coronavirus travel restrictions Donald Trump Jr. tests positive for COVID-19 Wesley Matthews signing one-year, $3.6M deal with Lakers The Los Angeles Lakers are doing a little addition by subtraction. © Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports Wes Matthews is joining the Lakers. The Lakers are signing free agent Wesley Matthews to a one-year deal worth $3.6 million, according...
    The most memorable final film performances The Most Wanted Jobs in Every State Did Chino Hills have the most talented high school basketball team ever? Say what you will about the Ball family, but there is no denying they produce some tremendous basketball players. Two of the three Ball brothers are now in the NBA with another playing in...
    California imposes nighttime COVID-19 curfew but some resist Smuggled parrots stuffed in plastic bottles: Indonesia police Carmelo Anthony expected to end up with Knicks? Could Carmelo Anthony end up back with the New York Knicks? Apparently some around the NBA think so. © Pool Photo-USA TODAY Sports Could Carmelo Anthony reunite with the Knicks? Anthony is a free agent...
    UC Berkeley removed the names of racist figures from two of its buildings Chavez, Soros and My Cousin Vinny: Giulianis wild vote fraud presser Warriors luxury tax bill astronomical after addition of Kelly Oubre Jr. The Golden State Warriors were motivated to use their mid-level trade exception to add a player following Klay Thompson’s injury, but it will cost...
    No, DeAndre Hopkins didn’t get his nickname for any bomb-related reasons, despite its pronunciation. The Cardinals star receiver, known to some as “Nuk,” was given that nickname for much more pleasant reasons: He only liked one brand of pacifier when he was a baby. Already a four-time Pro Bowler, the first-year Arizona wideout occasionally is called Nuk on broadcasts...
    Florida community seeks answers after two Black teens killed in law enforcement shooting Xi touts Chinas huge economy as base of free trade in APEC speech Steph Curry welcomes James Wiseman to Warriors with great picture James Wiseman was drafted No. 2 overall by the Golden State Warriors on Wednesday, and he received a nice welcome from the team’s...
    12 Stars Who Snagged 2 Oscar Nominations for Acting in the Same Year (Photos) 9 Money Moves To Make Now — If You Have $1,000 in Your Account Report: Hawks among leaders for two key free agents The Atlanta Hawks appear intent on potentially rebuilding quite quickly for the 2020-21 season. © Troy Taormina-USA TODAY Sports According to Marc...
    Father sues the city of Fort Worth and former police officer for shooting death of Atatiana Jefferson Pfizer Vaccine Milestone; Poland Has Record Deaths: Virus Update Giannis Antetokounmpo talks about how he went hungry when he was younger Giannis Antetokounmpo has won back-to-back NBA MVP awards, but it was a long road to get there. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY...
    This year’s NBA Draft prospects are in need of professional nicknames to begin branding their NBA careers. NBA Draft Twitter offers up their best suggestions. Nicknames have always been an integral part of fan-to-player relationships in professional sports. Giving someone or something a name inevitably ties you closer to them and makes you feel a stronger connection, even if you...
    Exotic Fish Dealer Indicted for Allegedly Trafficking Invasive Snakehead Species South Korea to impose more social distancing rules in Seoul area amid new coronavirus outbreak Giannis Antetokounmpo planning to sign max contract extension with Bucks? The Milwaukee Bucks made a big move on Monday night, and that may not be their only big news in the near future. ©...
    Elon Musk’s complaints about coronavirus testing have earned him a new nickname and complimentary hairdo. The billionaire SpaceX CEO was blasted with the moniker “Space Karen” by Twitter teasers following a string of tweets casting doubt on the accuracy of Covid-19 diagnosis tests. Musk had told his 30 million followers that something “extremely bogus” was afoot when he received...
    Elon Musk’s complaints about coronavirus testing have earned him a new nickname and complimentary hairdo. The billionaire SpaceX CEO was blasted with the moniker “Space Karen” by Twitter teasers following a string of tweets casting doubt on the accuracy of Covid-19 diagnosis tests. Musk had told his 30 million followers that something “extremely bogus” was afoot when he received mixed...
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    Getty Cam Newton The New England Patriots‘ quarterback Cam Newton is massive on nicknames. He offers all of his teammates and training workers nicknames–even Invoice Belichick whom he calls Dolla Dolla Invoice. New Patriots receiver Isaiah Ford isn’t any exception to Newton’s rule. He not too long ago shared Ford’s nickname shortly...
    Getty Cam Newton The New England Patriots‘ quarterback Cam Newton is big on nicknames. He gives all of his teammates and coaching staff nicknames–even Bill Belichick whom he calls Dolla Dolla Bill. New Patriots receiver Isaiah Ford is no exception to Newton’s rule. He recently shared Ford’s nickname shortly after the Patriots acquired the 24-year-old from the Miami...
    Asheville postpones $1 million funding resolution allocated for reparations to Black residents Appeals court rules against El Pasos shutdown order amid Covid surge Shaquille ONeal stands by his criticism of Dwight Howard Shaquille O’Neal is standing by his criticism of Dwight Howard. © Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Dwight Howard deserved Shaq's original criticism and mockery, according to the critic...
    By Michael Hurley, CBS Boston BOSTON (CBS) — Cam Newton loves dishing out nicknames within the Patriots’ locker room. It’s really become his thing. The genesis of some nicknames is a lot easier to figure out than others, though. And on Thursday, Newton explained exactly what went into the process of applying the nickname “30 For 30” to new receiver Isaiah...
    U.S. appeals court upholds Harvard University affirmative action program Ex-Google Official From Stanford Seen as Top Energy Pick Tim Duncan steps down as Spurs assistant coach All-time great big man Tim Duncan is once against going to step back into retirement. There’s some San Antonio Spurs news breaking on Wednesday. It reportedly includes the Hall of Famer moving on...
    Cities say organizers didnt get permit for Christian music festivals In poll watcher affidavits, Trump campaign offers no evidence of fraud in Detroit ballot-counting Is Tim Duncan stepping away from his full-time coaching role with Spurs? Tim Duncan’s full-time coaching career is apparently over after just one year. © Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY Sports Tim Duncan is expected to return...