Timbers use late penalty kick to draw with Orlando City

Credit: Soobum Im-USA TODAY SportsThe host Portland Timbers got on the board via Cristian Paredes’ penalty kick in the 80th minute and forced a 1-1 draw with Orlando City on Sunday afternoon. The Timbers looked finished with 12 minutes and injury time left. They trailed by a goal and lost a player on a second … Read more

NCAA Tournament 2022: Saturday’s Elite Eight Winners and Losers

0 of 5 Marcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Two games down, two more to go. We’re halfway through the Elite Eight. The first three rounds of the tournament were marked by chaos. But if Saturday’s matchups are any indication, the cream might finally be rising to the top. Though Villanova vs. Houston and Duke vs. Arkansas … Read more

Basketball World React To Saint Peter’s Incredible NCAA Tournament Run

INDIANAPOLIS, IN – MARCH 19: St. Peter’s Peacocks players celebrate after defeating Murray State Racers in the second round of the 2022 NCAA Men’s Basketball Tournament held at Gainbridge Fieldhouse on March 19, 2022 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Murray State won 70-60. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/NCAA Photos via Getty Images) Saint Peter’s made history on Friday … Read more

UMass announces hire of Frank Martin as head coach

Credit: Gary Cosby Jr. / USA TODAY NETWORKUMass made it official with Frank Martin on Friday, announcing the former South Carolina head coach to the same position in Amherst. The announcement comes less than 24 hours after reports that UMass had offered the job to Martin. “This is an exciting time for Massachusetts basketball, our … Read more

NCAA Tournament 2022: Thursday’s Sweet 16 Winners and Losers

0 of 4 Arkansas’ Jaylin WilliamsMarcio Jose Sanchez/Associated Press Thursday night of the men’s Sweet 16 was expected to be three great games plus Gonzaga somewhat comfortably beating Arkansas. However, someone forgot to tell the Razorbacks that they were supposed to lose. Or, rather, too many people told the Razorbacks, as head coach Eric Musselman … Read more

Look: Malika Andrews’ Postgame Interview Goes Viral

Instagram. Getting a rare national showcase, the Memphis Grizzlies earned a 132-120 victory over the Brooklyn Nets on ESPN. With Ja Morant sidelined, the Grizzlies overcome 43 points from Kyrie Irving and 35 from Kevin Durant to notch its 50th win of the season. After displaying their depth in a statement victory, they celebrated together. … Read more

Bucks looking to extend visiting Wizards’ March misery

Credit: Michael McLoone-USA TODAY SportsGiannis Antetokounmpo will look to score at least 30 points for the sixth time in his last seven games as his Milwaukee Bucks host the Washington Wizards on Thursday night. Antetokounmpo had been on a roll before knee soreness held him out of Milwaukee’s game at Minnesota on Saturday. The two-time … Read more

Dwight Howard Disputes Jalen Rose’s Kobe Bryant Story: ‘None of This Ever Happened’

Nathaniel S. Butler/NBAE via Getty Images Former NBA player Jalen Rose turned heads during an appearance on the All The Smoke podcast with Matt Barnes and Stephen Jackson when he discussed Kobe Bryant’s reaction to learning the Los Angeles Lakers traded for Dwight Howard ahead of the 2012-13 campaign. However, Howard disputed the story. Rose … Read more

ESPN’s Dianna Russini Reveals Why Colts Didn’t Want Jimmy G

SEATTLE, WASHINGTON – NOVEMBER 01: Quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo #10 of the San Francisco 49ers looks to throw the ball against the Seattle Seahawks in the first quarter of the game at CenturyLink Field on November 01, 2020 in Seattle, Washington. (Photo by Abbie Parr/Getty Images) The Indianapolis Colts found their next quarterback Monday, sending a … Read more

Reports: La Salle fires head coach Ashley Howard

Credit: Tommy Gilligan-USA TODAY SportsLa Salle fired basketball coach Ashley Howard after an 11-19 season, multiple outlets reported Monday. Howard coached the Explorers to a 45-71 (25-46 Atlantic 10) record over four seasons. La Salle’s best season under Howard came in 2019-20 with a 15-15 mark. The Explorers were 5-13 in the A-10 this season … Read more