JOHN CARLO A. VILLARUEL
Jun 28, 2018 10:56 PM EDT
The San Antonio Spurs promoted former WNBA star Becky Hammon as the top assistant coach on Wednesday, June 27. Hammon broke boundaries when she became the first female NBA assistant coach in 2014.
Jun 28, 2018 10:46 PM EDT
The Detroit Tigers have parted ways with pitching coach Chris Bosio after the tactician violated the policy of the team and his employment contract. Bosio made a racial comment over an employee.
Jun 28, 2018 09:07 AM EDT
The Minnesota Vikings have re-signed defensive specialist Danielle Hunter into a five-year $72 million contract extension. The former third-round pick will receive an average salary of $14.4 million with $40 million in guarantees and a $15 million bonus.
Jun 28, 2018 08:56 AM EDT
South Korea shocked the world as they eliminated Germany 2-0 on Wednesday's World Cup match at the Kazan Arena in Russia. It was the third straight time that the defending champions were eliminated from the competition after three games.
Jun 28, 2018 08:52 AM EDT
Boston Celtics court general Kyrie Irving wanted former teammate LeBron James to win the 2018 NBA Most Valuable Player award. Houston Rockets guard James Harden was named as the league's MVP on Monday.
Jun 28, 2018 08:47 AM EDT
A female journalist was sexually harassed while reporting about the 2018 FIFA World Cup in Russia. She successfully shrugged off the sexual advances of the fan who tried to kiss her on air.
Jun 27, 2018 11:47 PM EDT
The family of Chicago Bulls draftee Wendell Carter Jr. felt frustrated with how the former Duke Blue Devil was handled by head coach Mike Krzyzewski. Carter Jr. was drafted by the Bulls with the seventh overall pick.
Jun 27, 2018 11:17 PM EDT
A dead body was found in the freezer on Tuesday's game between the Atlanta Braves and the Cincinnati Reds in the Major League Baseball. The Cobb-County Police Department is currently investigating the incident.
Jun 27, 2018 11:04 PM EDT
New York Mets general manager Sandy Alderson made an important announced on Tuesday afternoon, June 26. Alderson revealed that his cancer returned and this will affect his role in managing the team.
LA Clippers Trade Austin Rivers To Washington Wizards For Marcin Gortat: What Does This Mean For Both Teams?
Jun 27, 2018 09:58 PM EDT
The Los Angeles Clippers traded Austin Rivers to the Washington Wizards on Tuesday in exchange for towering big man Marcin Gortat. Austin is the son of LA Clippers head coach, Doc Rivers.
Jun 27, 2018 09:42 PM EDT
Soccer phenom Diego Maradona was rushed to the hospital on Tuesday after suffering from a physical difficulty in Argentina's thrilling 2-1 victory over Nigeria. Maradona steered Argentina into winning the 1986 World Cup.
Jun 27, 2018 09:04 PM EDT
Egyptian goalkeeper Essam El-Hadary became the oldest player to ever play in a World Cup game on Monday against Saudi Arabia. He broke the record of Colombian goalkeeper Faryd Mondragon who played in the 2014 World Cup.
Jun 27, 2018 08:56 PM EDT
Philadelphia 76ers guard Ben Simmons took home the Rookie of the Year plum on Monday night. Simmons beat Utah Jazz guard Donovan Mitchell and Jayson Tatum of the Boston Celtics for the award.
Jun 27, 2018 07:32 AM EDT
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady was voted as the best football player on Monday night by the National Football League. It's the second straight year for Brady to lead the Top 100 list.
Jun 26, 2018 06:34 AM EDT
Houston Rockets guard James Harden captured his first NBA Most Valuable Player award on Monday to lead all winners in the NBA Awards Show. Harden beat LeBron James of the Cleveland Cavaliers and Anthony Davis of the New Orleans Pelicans.