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Carmelo Anthony Has Small Tear in Right Shoulder

Carmelo Anthony Has Small Tear in Right Shoulder

Steve Russell/Toronto Star via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — New York Knicks forward Carmelo Anthony has a small tear in his right labrum and will sit out the team’s last two games of the season, the Knicks announced Tuesday. The injury will not require…

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/15/14

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/15/14

Getty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) — MLB: Pittsburgh Pirates 8 (7-6) – Cincinnati Reds 7 (4-9) completion of Monday’s game
Cincinnati Reds 7 (5-9) – Pittsburgh Pirates 5 (7-7)
Miami Marlins 11 (6-9) – Washington Nationals 2 (8-6)

S.F. 49ers Sign WR Brandon Lloyd

S.F. 49ers Sign WR Brandon Lloyd

Scott Boehm/Getty Images(SAN FRANCISCO) — The San Francisco 49ers signed free agent wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year contract on Tuesday. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed.
The 49ers originally selected Lloyd out of Illinois in t…

Capitals Know Changes Are Likely Following Disappointing Season

Capitals Know Changes Are Likely Following Disappointing Season

G Fiume/Getty Images(ARLINGTON, Va.) — Facing another season without a Stanley Cup Championship, the Washington Capitals are left asking questions about the future direction of the organization.
Early playoff exits have been the norm for the Capitals …

Ogwumike Selected No. 1 in WNBA Draft

Ogwumike Selected No. 1 in WNBA Draft

Justin Edmonds/Getty Images(UNCASVILLE, Conn.) — The Connecticut Sun selected Chiney Ogwumike with the No. 1 overall selection in the WNBA Draft on Monday night at Mohegan Sun Arena.
Ogwumike becomes the second Stanford Cardinal taken with the top pic…

Grizzlies Beat Phoenix, Clinch Playoff Spot

Grizzlies Beat Phoenix, Clinch Playoff Spot

Christian Petersen/Getty Images(PHOENIX, Ariz.) — Zach Randolph had a season-high 32 as Memphis clinched a playoff berth in the Western Conference with a 97-91 win over Phoenix. The Grizzlies can finish as high as seventh in the West while the Suns we…

Heat Fall to Wizards, Give Pacers Top Seed

Heat Fall to Wizards, Give Pacers Top Seed

Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(WASHINGTON, D.C.) — The Indiana Pacers clinched the top seed in the Eastern Conference playoffs on Monday night — without even playing. That’s because the Miami Heat suffered a 21-point loss to the Washington Wizards, 114-93…

Rays’ Moore, Jays’ Izturis Suffer Severe Injuries

Rays’ Moore, Jays’ Izturis Suffer Severe Injuries

Sarah Glenn/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — In what has consistently been a tight division race, injuries to key players may further impact the American League East division crown. Tampa Bay pitcher Matt Moore will have season ending Tommy John surgery, whil…

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/14/14

Scoreboard Roundup – 4/14/14

Getty Images/Hemera (NEW YORK) –  MLB:  Baltimore Orioles 7 (6-7) – Tampa Bay Rays 1 (7-7)
Washington Nationals 9 (8-5) – Miami Marlins 2 (5-9)
Atlanta Braves 9 (9-4) – Philadelphia Phillies 6 (6-7)
St. Louis Cardinals 4 (8-5) – Brewers 0…

Michael Phelps to End Retirement

Michael Phelps to End Retirement

MARTIN BUREAU/AFP/GETTY IMAGES(NEW YORK) –  Swimmer Michael Phelps is coming out of retirement.
The 28-year-old Phelps will compete for the first time since the 2012 London Games at a meet in Mesa, Ariz., on April 24-26.
Phelps is a 22-time Olymp…

Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman Expected to Miss 4-6 Weeks

Nationals’ Ryan Zimmerman Expected to Miss 4-6 Weeks

Jim McIsaac/Getty Images(ATLANTA) — Another tough break for the Washington Nationals as third baseman Ryan Zimmerman will be out the next four to six weeks with a broken right thumb.
The Nationals placed Zimmerman on the disabled list after suffering …

Red Sox Manager John Farrell Complains About Replay System

Red Sox Manager John Farrell Complains About Replay System

Mitch Pilling/MLB Photos via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Major League Baseball’s new replay system hasn’t been universally received as positive, as Boston Red Sox manager made critical comments about the process.
Farrell was ejected during last night’s g…

Rays Place Pitcher Alex Cobb on DL with Oblique Injury

Rays Place Pitcher Alex Cobb on DL with Oblique Injury

Robbie Rogers/MLB Photos via Getty Images(CINCINNATI) — In the midst of a breakout season, the Tampa Bay Rays have placed starting pitcher Alex Cobb on the 15-day disabled list with an oblique injury.
This is the second starting pitcher in the last we…

Source: Dumars Out as Pistons President

Source: Dumars Out as Pistons President

Jed Jacobson/Getty Images(AUBURN HILLS, Mich.) — After 15 years with the Detroit Pistons, Joe Dumars is reportedly out as the team President. That’s according to a source close to the situation that says the team has opted not to renew Dumars’ contrac…

Blazers Clinch Five Seed Despite Curry’s 47 Points

Blazers Clinch Five Seed Despite Curry’s 47 Points

Lisa Blumenfeld/Getty Images(PORTLAND, Ore.) — LaMarcus Aldridge hit a go-ahead jumper in the final moments of overtime to put Portland ahead 118-117, as the Trail Blazers edged Golden State by a final of 119-117 on Sunday. With the win, the Blazers l…

Ducks Win in Overtime, Celebrate Selanne

Ducks Win in Overtime, Celebrate Selanne

Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images (ANAHEIM, Calif.) — In the final regular-season game of his career, Teemu Selanne was treated to an overtime victory and a rousing ovation from the fans in Anaheim. Nick Bonino’s goal 1:33 into the extra period gave the …

49ers Aldon Smith Arrested at LAX

49ers Aldon Smith Arrested at LAX

Brian Bahr/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was arrested at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday after indicating that he was in possession of a bomb.
According to the LAPD, Smith was charged with a false bom…

Scoreboard Roundup 4/13/14

Scoreboard Roundup 4/13/14

Hemera/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Golf: Bubba Watson won the 78th Masters title for his second green jacket of his career.
NBA: Indiana Pacers 102 (55-26) – Oklahoma City Thunder 97 (58-22)
Toronto Raptors 116 (47-33) – Detroit Pistons 107 (29-52)
Brook…

Bubba Watson Wins The 78th Masters for the Second Time

Bubba Watson Wins The 78th Masters for the Second Time

Andrew Redington/Getty Images Sport(AUGUSTA, GA) – Bubba Watson put on the second green jacket of his career on Sunday after he finished 8-under-280 for a three-shot victory at Augusta National.
Watson, who won back in 2012, held off Jonas Blixt …

Brewers Stifle Pirates, 4-1, Win 9th Straight

Brewers Stifle Pirates, 4-1, Win 9th Straight

Jason Wise/MLB Photos via Getty Images(MILWAUKEE) — The Milwaukee Brewers are off to their best start since the 1987 season after a 4-1 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday.
Aramis Ramirez drove in two in the victory and Ryan Braun was 1-for-…

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