Free-agent starters the Jays should look at

One of the top offseason priorities for the Toronto Blue Jays will be finalizing their starting rotation. Here are some free-agent options they should consider. powered by yahoo

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Toronto FC collects Supporters‘ Shield

Toronto FC collected another trophy on Sunday as the Supporters‘ Shield was paraded around BMO Field. powered by yahoo

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Matthews ends Leafs‘ futile streak vs. Habs

Auston Matthews scored in overtime to lift the Maple Leafs to a 4-3 victory over the Canadiens. powered by yahoo

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Free agent outfielders the Jays should consider

One of the Toronto Blue Jays‘ top priorities this offseason will be reshaping their outfield. powered by yahoo

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Indians finish wild comeback over Yankees in marathon win

New York seemed in control with a five-run lead, but Cleveland came back and eventually won on a 13th-inning walk-off in Game 2 of the ALDS. powered by yahoo

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Altuve’s historic game leads Astros past Red Sox

Altuve became the ninth player in major league history to hit a record three home runs in a playoff game. powered by yahoo

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Puck Daddy’s 2017-18 NHL season predictions

Puck Daddy’s Justin Cuthbert makes his playoff picks, Stanley Cup winner, and shares his predictions for the major awards. powered by yahoo

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Goaltending woes could cloud potent Jets attack

Although Winnipeg is filled with talent, their questions between the pipes shed a uncertainty for 2017-18. powered by yahoo

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NHL 2017-18 preview: Calgary Flames

The Calgary Flames will look to match the firepower of their provincial rival with one of the league’s top bluelines. powered by yahoo

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Canucks‘ loyalty to Sedins stalling rebuild

The Vancouver Canucks have an exciting young core, but they’re struggling with an identity crisis that’s holding them back from the complete rebuild they need. powered by yahoo

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Recruiting scandal forever alter college hoops (Yahoo Sports)

[embedded content] As college basketball evolved into a billion-dollar enterprise, it operated with an uneasy alliance. The NCAA tournament contracts escalated into the billions, the sneaker contracts into hundreds of millions and the coaching salaries nearing $5 million annually. All of that cash was being made thanks to the athletic talents of players who couldn’t directly profit from their performance. […]

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Wade to sign with Cavs, reunite with LeBron (Yahoo Sports)

Dwyane Wade is a 12-time All-Star and three-time NBA champion. (AP) More Dwyane Wade has agreed to a one-year, $2.3 million deal to join the Cleveland Cavaliers, league sources told The Vertical. Wade reached a contract buyout with the Chicago Bulls on Sunday and is expected to sign the deal with the Cavs this week after clearing waivers on Wednesday. […]

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Champions League roundup: Reds held again (Yahoo Sports)

The Premier League had a good day overall with wins from Manchester City and Tottenham, but Liverpool wasn’t so fortunate. powered by yahoo

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Carmelo, Barea raise money for Puerto Rico (Yahoo Sports)

Carmelo Anthony and J.J. Barea are leading athlete relief efforts following Hurricane Maria. powered by yahoo

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Panthers players want to meet with owner (Yahoo Sports)

Carolina’s player would like to meet with Jerry Richardson to discuss protests after he made a tepid statement. powered by yahoo

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How did the FBI do what the NCAA couldn’t? (Yahoo Sports)

The NCAA’s enforcement division has long tried to crack down on cheating in college hoops, but its investigative clout was lacking. powered by yahoo

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Discovery could help find CTE in living players (Yahoo Sports)

CTE researchers believe they may have made a breakthrough discovery. powered by yahoo

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Heisman Watch Week 4: Barkley jumps up (Yahoo Sports)

View photos Saquon Barkley (R) was the best player on the field vs. Iowa on Saturday. (Getty Images) More Each week throughout the season, Dr. Saturday will highlight the five players we think are the top Heisman contenders. The list will change often early in the season before the true candidates separate themselves from the pack. Previously: Week 1, Week […]

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If charges are true, give Louisville death penalty (Yahoo Sports)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. – The NCAA death penalty, the much-discussed but 30-years-dormant nuclear option of college sports, is about to make a comeback. Louisville basketball, one of the most successful in history on the court and for decades the most lucrative hoops program in America, prepare for your demise. The program should be shut down, if the bombshell allegations announcement of […]

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Love III on protests: ‚President Trump is right‘ (Yahoo Sports)

Davis Love III expressed support for President Trump’s stance on protests, saying golf is a sport that adheres to its core values. powered by yahoo

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FBI uncovers massive NCAA corruption scandal (Yahoo Sports)

An FBI sting uncovered illegal activity that led to the indictment of 10 men, including active assistant basketball coaches at Arizona, Auburn, Oklahoma State and USC. (AP) More The worst-kept secret in college basketball is how coaches, sneaker executives, sports agents, travel-team coaches and financial advisers, often through under-the-table payments, steer top high school talent first to NCAA programs and […]

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NBA appears ready to unite against Trump (Yahoo Sports)

“U bum,” LeBron James tweeted, assailing President Donald Trump on Saturday for symbolically rescinding the NBA champion Golden State Warriors’ invitation to visit the White House, and 658,000 (and counting) retweets later, social media had the most famous four letter-word post since Roger Mason’s, “How u.” The NFL may have engaged Trump first on his racially charged attacks on the […]

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Trump continues Twitter rant on NFL protests (Yahoo Sports)

There are clearly more pressing national and worldwide priorities at this moment than NFL protests, and yet the President of the United States continues to publicly focus on the peaceful demonstrations that ran throughout the league Sunday and Monday. Tuesday morning brought three more NFL-related tweets, in which President Trump seized on television ratings, a recurring Twitter obsession, and the […]

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A’s fans cheer player who knelt during anthem (Yahoo Sports)

Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell made quite the statement Saturday, becoming the first Major League Baseball player to take a knee during the national anthem. If Monday is any indication, that decision has the support of the home fans. [Sign up for Fantasy Football before it’s too late! Draft now for free] Maxwell appeared in a game for the first […]

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Power Rankings: Who’s the AFC favorite now? (Yahoo Sports)

The New England Patriots were the most popular pick to win this season’s Super Bowl. If you wanted to be different and not pick the Patriots, you probably picked the Pittsburgh Steelers. Neither of them has looked like a Super Bowl team so far. The Steelers and Patriots are 2-1, which is a positive because they can figure out their […]

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Why Villanueva has nothing to be sorry about (Yahoo Sports)

Alejandro Villanueva has nothing to apologize for. Not his stance on the national anthem, not his stand during the anthem and not his miscommunication with his Pittsburgh Steelers teammates. It looked to the world on Sunday like the former Army Ranger had broken ranks when he appeared alone in the tunnel in Chicago, hand on heart, singing the national anthem […]

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Dallas continues to become Dak’s team (Yahoo Sports)

No matter what the NFL offensive rookie of the year award trophy said last season, Ezekiel Elliott was the engine that made the Dallas Cowboys go. Quarterback Dak Prescott had a tremendous rookie season, but the offense was built around Elliott. In their second seasons, the roles are changing. Prescott made the biggest plays when the Cowboys needed them on […]

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Cowboys try to strike balance with gestures (Yahoo Sports)

For nearly a year, there was a meme floating around the Internet that crawled under the skin of Dallas Cowboys ownership. It was a perfect fake news frame up, featuring a splashy mythical quote from team owner Jerry Jones, supposedly threatening to fire any players who knelt for the national anthem. It was effective, reaching so far across social media […]

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LeBron tries to deflect talk of 2018 free agency (Yahoo Sports)

LeBron James looks himself in the mirror. (AP) More Cleveland Cavaliers superstar LeBron James spent considerable time discussing President Donald Trump and ex-teammate Kyrie Irving during Monday’s media day session, but there was one line of questioning the four-time NBA MVP tried to lay to rest now and for the rest of the season: free agency. James owns a $35.6 […]

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USOC to athletes: Don’t worry about North Korea (Yahoo Sports)

The USOC sent a memo to athletes last week that said „there is no specific information to suggest there are imminent threats to U.S. citizens or facilities in South Korea.“ powered by yahoo

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Popovich: ‚Our country is an embarrassment‘ (Yahoo Sports)

Spurs coach Gregg Popovich pulled no punches when discussing President Donald Trump’s recent remarks about sports. (AP) More As expected, San Antonio Spurs coach joined the chorus of NBA owners, executives and players who took President Donald Trump to task for his incendiary remarks toward athletes over the weekend. “Our country’s an embarrassment in the world,” Popovich told reporters at […]

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‚Fake news‘ rant shows Jones doesn’t get it (Yahoo Sports)

(AP Photo/John Raoux, File) More Even though Tennessee is off to a 3-1 start, things are a little tense in Knoxville these days. On Monday, two days after the Vols barely edged lowly UMass at home, coach Butch Jones had a contentious moment with the media. A reporter asked Jones about a report that defensive tackle Shy Tuttle, who sat […]

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Olympians weigh issues of racism, patriotism (Yahoo Sports)

View photos Bobsledder Kehri Jones poses for a portrait at the U.S. Olympic media summit. (Reuters) More PARK CITY, Utah – Kehri Jones was walking through an airport in her home state of Texas earlier this year when she accidently bumped into another passenger in a concourse. Her suitcase rolled over the man’s foot and then, she says, he turned […]

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Flu delays Bryce Harper’s return for Nationals (Yahoo Sports)

Harper was not activated in time for Monday’s game, but there’s no reason for Nats fans to panic just yet. powered by yahoo

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Does your school regret its 2016 coaching hire? (Yahoo Sports)

If you’re Georgia, you’re probably excited. If you’re Missouri, South Carolina or other schools, not so much. powered by yahoo

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Who are the top Week 4 fantasy pickups? (Yahoo Sports)

No one wins a competitive fantasy league without making a few smart in-season pickups. Your draft, while important, was just the beginning. Each week throughout the NFL season, we identify six players to target on waiver wires, plus a lightly owned D/ST. All are available in a majority of Yahoo leagues and approved for immediate use. Add as needed. Wendell […]

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LeBron lays lumber to Trump at Cavs media day (Yahoo Sports)

LeBron James tripled down on calling President Donald Trump a „bum“ and further discussed racial tensions in the country. powered by yahoo

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Season preview: Mavs in transition mode (Yahoo Sports)

The 2017 offseason was the wildest in NBA history. LeBron James and Kyrie Irving are now Eastern Conference rivals. Out West, Chris Paul joined James Harden, while Paul George and Carmelo Anthony united with Russell Westbrook. Ten recent All–Stars changed uniforms, and we haven’t even gotten to Kevin Durant’s strange summer, so let’s get to previewing. The 2017-18 NBA season is […]

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Kelly rails against Bills players kneeling (Yahoo Sports)

As happens with many Hall of Fame players who are known for their time with a particular team, they become ambassadors of sorts for the organization, frequently at games or other team events to glad-hand fans and season-ticket holders. Jim Kelly is one such person, for the Buffalo Bills. Kelly and his family remained in the Buffalo area after he […]

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