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    Getty Kyrie Irving defending LeBron James. When it comes to serious injuries, the season has been a nightmare for the NBA. It started with Klay Thompson getting a season-ending injury before the season and things have only gotten worse. The season is nearing its end but the injuries haven’t slowed down the injuries. The Brooklyn Nets have had...
    Getty Giannis Antetokounmpo plays defense against Kevin Durant during the Bucks win over the Nets. The Golden State Warriors may not be in the NBA playoffs but that hasn’t stopped the from making headlines. Over the past few days, several of their stars have with their two-time MVP Steph Curry receiving a surprising amount of MVP votes, all-star...
    NEW YORK -- After a strong regular season, Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov found himself on the bench while rookie Ilya Sorokin was shining in the first round of the playoffs.When Sorokin lost the series opener against Boston in the second round, New York coach Barry Trotz turned back to Varlamov and the veteran has been stellar since. He has helped...
    UNIONDALE, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — After a strong regular season, Islanders goalie Semyon Varlamov found himself on the bench while rookie Ilya Sorokin was shining in the first round of the playoffs. When Sorokin lost the series opener against Boston in the second round, New York coach Barry Trotz turned back to Varlamov and the veteran has been stellar since. He...
    Credit: Kyle Kaplan How do you make slavery boring ? Despite strong performances, Barry Jenkin‘s The Underground Railroad is plodding and rudderless. The Underground Railroad is a new Amazon prime drama directed by Jenkins (Moonlight, If Beale Street Could Talk) based on the 1999 best-selling book written by Colson Whitehead. Over the 10-episode inaugural season you follow Cora Randall,...
    Getty Kawhi Leonard, Clippers, defends Luka Doncic (right) It’s been clear, throughout the course of this knockdown opening-round series between the Clippers and Mavericks, that the performance of the star players would decide things. So after being massively outplayed in Game 5 by Dallas’ Luka Doncic, it was time for the Clippers’ Kawhi Leonard to take over in...
    Getty New Bears QB Andy Dalton Andy Dalton is saying all the right things. The veteran quarterback for the Chicago Bears met with the media for the first time since the team moved up in the NFL Draft to select Justin Fields 11th overall. Bears general manager Ryan Pace and head coach Matt Nagy spoke to Dalton before drafting...
    SACRAMENTO — If we really want to reduce mass shootings — all gun violence — we’ve got to become snitches on our co-workers, family members and maybe exes. When they’re acting scary — threatening people, talking about wanting to kill, beating up someone — we’ve got to rat them out to law enforcement. Cops can investigate and find out whether...
    THE Queen has a "strong desire" to restart her royal duties after being forced to isolate during the Covid pandemic and after the blow of losing her husband, it was claimed today. Royal experts have previously claimed the 95-year-old would "fade away gracefully" from her royal duties after the death of Prince Philip. ???? Read our Royal Family live blog...
    Getty Justin Jefferson received high praise from Tampa Bay Buccaneers All-Pro linebacker Devin White. The Minnesota Vikings struck gold by selecting Justin Jefferson in the first round of last year’s draft. Despite not starting until Week 3 in 2020, Jefferson racked up 1,400 receiving yards to break both Randy Moss’s franchise record and Anquan Boldin’s NFL single-season rookie...
    Getty Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green and head coach Steve Kerr during Game Two of the 2019 NBA Finals. The Golden State Warriors season ended a lot sooner than they hoped at the hands of the Memphis Grizzlies. Even so, there was still some good that came from their regular season play. Warriors head coach, Steve Kerr,...
    Getty John Starks, Knicks legend Back in 1994, when the Knicks were on their way to the third NBA Finals appearance in the franchise’s history, the team found itself in a very difficult situation. After winning the first two games of the conference finals against Indiana, the Knicks lost three straight, looking offensively inept as they scored just...
    Getty QB Aaron Rodgers and TE Robert Tonyan of the Green Bay Packers. Robert Tonyan is ready to win a Super Bowl with Aaron Rodgers. The Green Bay Packers tight end just needs his quarterback to return to the team first. In a May 29 interview on The Rich Eisen Show, Tonyan was asked about the current situation...
    Getty Las Vegas Raiders DE Clelin Ferrell. OTAs are underway for the Las Vegas Raiders and we’re starting to get our first look at the team heading into the 2021 season. The offensive line has been a big strength for the team in years past but they decided to move things around. Richie Incognito is now the elder...
    Getty Julio Jones The news for the New England Patriots and other teams interested in trading for Julio Jones keeps getting more intriguing. The Atlanta Falcons’ star took a phone call from FS1 Undisputed’s host Shannon Sharpe on air, and told the world he’s “outta there’ when asked about a potential trade from Atlanta. Take a look, and...
    Getty While the good news the Golden State Warriors would have hoped for is that today would be a day off from beating the upstart Memphis Grizzlies and resting to face the Utah Jazz, that isn’t their reality. Unfortunately for them, their reason is now finished and the Grizzlies secured the NBA’s final playoff spot. However, the team...
    Getty Bears RB David Montgomery David Montgomery says he’s tired of the disrespect that’s being attached to his name. The third-year running back for the Chicago Bears made an appearance on the Type Sh*t Podcast this week, and he had some things to say about the upcoming season, as well as those who doubt him. “I’m hungry,” Montgomery said....
    The Chattooga Track & Field team shone at the GHSA State Championship 2A Meet. The GHSA Track & Field State Championships were held May 13-15 at McEachern HS, Powder Springs. “The 2A State meet was a huge success for the Indians – six qualifiers and five of those placing!! It...
    The Pentagon is wielding United States' power through a shadowy army of 60,000 soldiers, civilians and contractors working under assumed identities and carrying out top secret domestic and overseas missions, according to a Newsweek investigation.   The force includes NSA agents, cyber security experts and special forces operating behind hostile enemy lines in places like North Korea and Iran, and is...
    Getty Zach LaVine The Chicago Bulls’ disappointing regular season is over, and now it is time to focus on improving the team in the offseason. Zach LaVine’s contract situation is perhaps the primary concern. During LaVine’s final media session of the season, he made it clear, he expects to be compensated for what he has accomplished professionally. Per...
    A vaccine developed by Sanofi and GSK has demonstrated a strong immune response in adults in its Phase 2 trial, and could become a universal COVID-19 vaccine booster. The vaccine triggered an antibody response in 95% to 100% of every trial participant, the companies said in a press release Monday. It generated a “high immune response after a single dose...
    Getty Kyle Van Noy The New England Patriots‘ Kyle Van Noy will probably have an extra pep in his step during the team’s Week 1 matchup with the Miami Dolphins. The veteran linebacker was cut from the Dolphins in March after leaving the Patriots in free agency ahead of the 2020 season. He re-signed with the Patriots two...
    Getty Serge Ibaka of the Los Angeles Clippers. Serge Ibaka is back. The Los Angeles Clippers big man made his return to the court for the first time on May 14 — two months to the day since he last played. The Clips lost to the Houston Rockets, 122-115, but the way Ibaka looked in limited action was a...
    May 15, 2021 at 9:25 p.m. Image source,E.P.A. Picture with text, Taiwanese people line up to test new crown pneumonia virus. Taiwan’s new crown pneumonia epidemic has worsened. Taiwan’s executive chairman Xu Jenshang held a press conference on Saturday (May 15) to announce the need for “big, strong and immediate and standardized” measures to control the epidemic. Taipei and the...
    Getty New Bears QB Justin Fields Yes, Bears fans. That really happened. When the Chicago Bears moved up in the first round of the NFL Draft to select quarterback Justin Fields at No. 11, they gave their fans reason to cheer again while also giving them an injection of hope for the future. The Bears nabbed the former...
    Getty The Golden State Warriors coaches and players have never been shy of discussing some of life’s more difficult subjects. Throughout the past few years, they have all be very vocal about police brutality as head coach Steve Kerr and superstar point guard, and two-time MVP Steph Curry, both elaborated on their feelings about the murder of George...
    Getty Brian Gutekunst Genral Manager of the Green Bay Packers speaks to the media during a press conference introducing Matt LaFleur as head coach at Lambeau Field on January 09, 2019 in Green Bay, Wisconsin. Don’t expect general manager Brian Gutekunst to apologize to anyone for the way the Green Bay Packers navigated free agency this spring. While...
    The Republican Party would seem to be in a rather deep hole at the moment. The Democrats are in the process of pushing through their second straight $2-trillion bill, likely with votes only from their side. President Biden has an approval rating of 52, 53 or 54 percent, based on polls by the Washington Post, NBC and Fox News. Donald...
    Getty Dwight Howard, Sixers Like it or not, Sixers center Dwight Howard has developed a reputation among league referees as a hothead, and once that reputation is established, it’s very difficult to alter it. Judging by the way things went for Howard on Saturday in Philly’s blowout loss to the Bucks, only the slightest of infractions on Howard’s...
    Los Angeles Dodgers skipper Dave Roberts is aware of Fernando Tatis Jr. peaking at signs and he’s not happy about it whatsoever.  If you were looking for some more drama in the rivalry between the Los Angeles Dodgers and San Diego Padres, Fernando Tatis Jr. has certainly delivered in that department. The slugger is blasting homers left and right in...
    Getty The Chicago Bulls Coby White dishes a pass to the corner against the Charlotte Hornets. The Chicago Bulls‘ Coby White has been playing some of his best basketball of the season, and after a rare lopsided win over the Charlotte Hornets on Thursday night, the second-year guard fired back at some of his critics. The latest Bulls...
    THOMAS TUCHEL says no-one at Chelsea owes him an apology for the Super League shambles – and claimed football fans should actually be thankful of what the Big Six has done for the English game. Tuchel insists there is nothing Roman Abramovich or chairman Bruce Buck should say sorry for even though their decision to sign up for a breakaway...
    Getty Las Vegas Raiders WR Henry Ruggs. With the draft closing in for the Las Vegas Raiders, it’s fair to question whether or not they’ll get things right this year. So far, last year’s draft looks like a complete disaster. Not a single player in the class made a notable impact on the team. This year, the evaluation...
    Getty Head coach Tyronn Lue of the LA Clippers directs his players during a timeout. Tell us how you really feel, Robert. Former Los Angeles Lakers and San Antonio Spurs star Robert Horry isn’t quite sold on this current Los Angeles Clippers squad, calling the team “cursed” on ESPN’s The Jump Monday. Horry also implored the Clips to...
    Andrew Yang has built a sizeable lead in the crowded Democratic primary race to become New York City’s next mayor, according to a new poll released Monday — with more than 1 in 5 likely Democratic voters backing the former presidential candidate. The survey, conducted by NY1 news and Ipsos, found that 22 percent of likely Democratic primary voters...
    More On: 2021 election Andrew Yang leads new NYC mayoral poll — despite string of gaffes Sliwa breaks mask rules as he rails against subway crime It’s been ruff: Yang tears up as he recalls dog he gave up Andrew Yang calls for crackdown on unlicensed street vendors Andrew Yang has built a sizeable lead in the crowded Democratic...
    Getty Steph Curry takes the court in a game against the Los Angeles Lakers. The Golden State Warriors already have a lot to consider given that their #2 overall selection from the 2020 NBA Draft James Wiseman is out for the remainder of the year. Ensuring that he’s healthy, alongside All-Star Klay Thompson, would justifiably be one of...
    Getty Opening the 2020-21 NBA season the Golden State Warriors were very high on their #2 overall draft pick from the 2020 NBA Draft, James Wiseman. At the University of Memphis, Wiseman only played in three games before being forced out the remainder of the collegiate season. Coming into the NBA, it was expected that Wiseman would need...
    Getty New Cardinals running back James Conner. The Arizona Cardinals let their leading rusher from each of the past two seasons, Kenyan Drake, walk in free agency. From that point on, the team has shoved Chase Edmonds down our throats at every turn, continuously voicing their belief in the Fordham product as their lead-back. However, this week’s addition...
    Getty Eli Manning (L) & Kenny Golladay (R). Debate it all you want, Eli Manning will more than likely don a yellow jacket one day. The New York Giants legend didn’t always stuff the stat sheet. Still, he enjoyed an illustrious career in East Rutherford, culminating in two Super Bowl victories. A big reason for Manning’s lack of...
    Getty The Sixers' Joel Embiid, right, and Nets star James Harden No doubt that if you ask Sixers star Joel Embiid about the NBA’s MVP race, he will look no further than the mirror—he feels he should be crowned as the league’s best, despite having missed 18 games this season with a variety of injuries, most recently a...
    Getty Before a matchup against the Denver Nuggets on Monday night, Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry was 19 points shy of beating Wilt Chamberlain’s franchise record for all-time points scored. He was able to pass the record fairly quickly scoring 21 points in the first quarter of the game, 6 of them being in the first two minutes...
    Getty Kevin Durant poses with his two NBA titles. Kevin Durant came into the NBA with the weight of the world on his shoulders when he entered the league in 2007. At the time KD was considered a Unicorn. A seven-footer who could handle the ball like Allen Iverson and shoot the ball as well as Reggie Miller....
    Getty Cam Newton The New England Patriots‘ Cam Newton might be the most polarizing player in the NFL. He has his share of passionate followers on both sides of the fence. Count Tom Brady’s throwing coach Tom House as someone on the positive side. House, who has assisted Brady for years, appeared on NBC Sports Patriots Talk Podcast this week had positive things...
    SAN JOSE (KPIX) — A street closure to help struggling businesses stay open during the pandemic may become permanent in downtown San Jose. The city council is studying an idea to create a new pedestrian mall on San Pedro Street between Santa Clara Street and W St. John Street. READ MORE: UPDATE: U.S. Highway 50 Reopens After Large Rockslide Cleared...
    Sound Of Metal (15) 120mins ★★★☆☆ YOU know that feeling when you can’t pop your ears and everything sounds like you’re underwater? That soon becomes more than a vague annoyance in this debut by writer and director Darius Marder. 5Sound Of Metal tells the story of Ruben (Riz Ahmed), a drummer in a punk-metal band who suddenly loses his...
    Getty Barcelona coach Ronald Koeman made it clear he wants Ousmane Dembele to stay at the club after seeing the Frenchman score a late winner against Real Valladolid on Monday in La Liga. Dembele struck the only goal of the game at the Camp Nou in the 90th minute to secure a crucial win for the Catalan...
    Getty Bill Belichick and Robert Kraft Is Bill Belichick the general manager on the hot seat? Robert Kraft, the New England Patriots owner, spoke with the media via conference call last week, per ESPN’s Mike Reiss, and he discussed several things, not least of which was Bill Belichick’s recent draft history. To say Belichick is on the hot seat...
    Getty Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer revealed his feeling of the potential for his defense in 2021. Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer was adamant he’s never had a bad defense when tasked with the rehaul of replacing five starters in 2020. But after surrendering the most points to a Vikings’ opponent since 1963 in a 52-33 loss to...