Category Archives: Sports News

All-Star Sho-case: Ohtani is AL’s starting pitcher

All-Star Sho-case: Ohtani is AL’s starting pitcher

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

Shohei Ohtani will get to show off all he can do in Tuesday's All-Star Game as the Angels' two-way star will serve as the AL's starting pitcher, leadoff hitter and DH. ...

WFT prez: ‘Warriors’ not an option for new name

WFT prez: ‘Warriors’ not an option for new name

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

The Washington Football Team will not consider Warriors as a new nickname as the franchise is departing from any link to Native American imagery, president Jason Wright said ...

Can anyone outslug Ohtani? A 586-foot long ball? Everything you need for the All-Star Home Run Derby

Can anyone outslug Ohtani? A 586-foot long ball? Everything you need for the All-Star Home Run Derby

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

From Shohei Ohtani's chance at home run history to "the swaggiest matchup in All-Star history," here's what our experts predict will happen in the thin air of Denver.

Led by Giannis, Bucks flip script in Game 3 win

Led by Giannis, Bucks flip script in Game 3 win

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

Led by Giannis Antetokounmpo's 41 points, the Bucks climbed back into the best-of-seven NBA Finals by giving the Suns a taste of their own medicine in Sunday night's Game 3.

England ‘disgusted’ by racism aimed at players

England ‘disgusted’ by racism aimed at players

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

England's FA condemned racist abuse aimed at Marcus Rashford, Jadon Sancho and Bukayo Saka after shootout misses in the loss to Italy at Euro 2020.

The Bucks didn’t waste another legendary Giannis performance in Game 3

The Bucks didn’t waste another legendary Giannis performance in Game 3

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

In the first NBA Finals game in Milwaukee in 47 years, the Bucks leaned on their superstar.

Pirates pick Davis at No. 1; Leiter goes to Rangers

Pirates pick Davis at No. 1; Leiter goes to Rangers

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

In a draft without a clear-cut top prospect, the Pirates selected Louisville catcher Henry Davis at No. 1 overall. Vanderbilt pitcher Jack Leiter went second to the Rangers.

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Euro 2020 Golden Boot

Cristiano Ronaldo wins Euro 2020 Golden Boot

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

Cristiano Ronaldo won the Golden Boot at Euro 2020 on Sunday, to continue a tournament of records for the Portugal captain.

Live updates: Results and analysis for every 2021 first-round pick

Live updates: Results and analysis for every 2021 first-round pick

iCrackStreamsJuly 12, 2021

Follow along for pick-by-pick coverage.

Masters champ Matsuyama withdraws from Open

Masters champ Matsuyama withdraws from Open

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

Masters champion Hideki Matsuyama has withdrawn from The Open after a positive COVID test limited his preparation.

Poirier wins by TKO after McGregor injures leg

Poirier wins by TKO after McGregor injures leg

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

Dustin Poirier was declared the winner of Saturday night's highly anticipated trilogy rematch via TKO (doctor's stoppage) after Conor McGregor injured his lower tibia in ...

It was Dustin Poirier’s night, but don’t expect Conor McGregor to fade away

It was Dustin Poirier’s night, but don’t expect Conor McGregor to fade away

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

McGregor couldn't back up his talk against Poirier at UFC 264, but that doesn't mean he's done just yet.

Emotional Acuna (knee) carted off in Braves’ win

Emotional Acuna (knee) carted off in Braves’ win

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

Braves star Ronald Acuna Jr. was carted off after injuring his right knee while attempting to make a leaping catch on the warning track during Saturday's game against the Marlins.

Giannis keeping mood ‘light’ despite Finals deficit

Giannis keeping mood ‘light’ despite Finals deficit

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

Milwaukee Bucks superstar forward Giannis Antetokounmpo was playful with the media on Saturday, saying he wants to enjoy the moment and keep the mood light despite a 2-0 NBA ...

UFC 264 Live results and analysis: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier

UFC 264 Live results and analysis: Conor McGregor vs. Dustin Poirier

iCrackStreamsJuly 11, 2021

Follow all the action live from Las Vegas.

Viewers guide: How will we talk about Conor McGregor come Sunday morning?

Viewers guide: How will we talk about Conor McGregor come Sunday morning?

iCrackStreamsJuly 10, 2021

Six months after getting knocked out, McGregor has another chance to earn a shot at being champion.

Ohtani mashes rare upper-deck homer in Seattle

Ohtani mashes rare upper-deck homer in Seattle

iCrackStreamsJuly 10, 2021

Ohtani became just the sixth player to reach the upper deck of right field at T-Mobile Park after hitting a solo home run 463 feet on Friday.

Report: Chiefs’ Clark faces felony weapon charge

Report: Chiefs’ Clark faces felony weapon charge

iCrackStreamsJuly 10, 2021

Los Angeles prosecutors on Friday charged Chiefs defensive end Frank Clark with one felony weapons violation stemming from his arrest on March 13 by the California Highway ...

Djokovic into 7th Wimbledon final; eyes 20th GS

Djokovic into 7th Wimbledon final; eyes 20th GS

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

Novak Djokovic will play Matteo Berrettini in Sunday's Wimbledon final as he chases his sixth title in London and the 20th Grand Slam championship of his career.

Source: Suns’ Craig day-to-day after MRI results

Source: Suns’ Craig day-to-day after MRI results

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

Suns forward Torrey Craig is day-to-day after an MRI revealed no structural damage in his right knee, a source told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarwoski.

One win in nearly five years: What’s gone missing for Conor McGregor?

One win in nearly five years: What’s gone missing for Conor McGregor?

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

Despite recent struggles, McGregor is one win away from a title shot. But first he needs to address these issues.

‘Melted them’: Booker’s timely triples lead Suns

‘Melted them’: Booker’s timely triples lead Suns

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

The Suns' Devin Booker hit a trio of timely triples to stave off the Bucks' comeback attempt in Thursday's 118-108 win in Game 2 of the NBA Finals.

Giannis: Holiday will be there when we need him

Giannis: Holiday will be there when we need him

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

Giannis Antetokounmpo said he's not worried about Jrue Holiday and the rest of the Bucks' supporting cast struggling after Milwaukee lost Game 2 against Phoenix to find ...

Five big takeaways from the Suns’ Game 2 win

Five big takeaways from the Suns’ Game 2 win

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

Devin Booker's 31 points have the Suns halfway to the title. Can the Bucks bounce back?

Sources: Magic closing in on Mosley to be coach

Sources: Magic closing in on Mosley to be coach

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

The Magic are closing in on Mavericks assistant Jamahl Mosley and he has emerged as the strong front-runner to become the franchise's next head coach, sources told ESPN.

Harden stopped by cops in Paris, not arrested

Harden stopped by cops in Paris, not arrested

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

James Harden was not arrested and was not taken into custody in Paris, the city prosecutor's office said, after the Nets star was seen on video with police on Thursday.

MLB extends Bauer’s leave amid investigation

MLB extends Bauer’s leave amid investigation

iCrackStreamsJuly 9, 2021

MLB has extended Trevor Bauer's paid administrative leave another seven days, beginning Friday, amid the investigation into sexual assault allegations against the Dodgers pitcher.

Lightning ‘etched in history’ with Cup repeat

Lightning ‘etched in history’ with Cup repeat

iCrackStreamsJuly 8, 2021

The Lightning defeated the Canadiens 1-0 in Game 5 on Wednesday night to claim their second Stanley Cup title in nine months.

Habs emotional as surprise playoff run concludes

Habs emotional as surprise playoff run concludes

iCrackStreamsJuly 8, 2021

The surprise of the Stanley Cup playoffs, no one expected much from the Canadiens -- except for the Canadiens. Which is what made Montreal's five-game loss to Tampa Bay in ...

Japan declare emergency through Olympics

Japan declare emergency through Olympics

iCrackStreamsJuly 8, 2021

Japan announced a state of emergency that would last through the Olympics, fearing an ongoing COVID-19 surge will multiply during the Games.