(ATLANTA) -- Philadelphia center Joel Embiid was fined $35,000 for his actions during Friday's playoff game against Atlanta, the NBA announced on Sunday. With 4:02 left in the fourth quarter, Embiid was called for an offensive foul while attempting a layup and fell on Hawks... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Capitol Police Officer Eugene Goodman, lauded as a hero for protecting lawmakers in the Jan. 6 insurrection, will make the ceremonial first pitch for the Washington Nationals' home game Friday evening. Goodman will make his throw at 7:05 p.m. in the game against... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Los Angeles Clippers forward Kawhi Leonard will miss Wednesday's game against the Utah Jazz with a knee injury and could miss the rest of the series, according to ESPN. Leonard sustained the injury late in Monday night's game. He grabbed a defensive... Read More.
Now that the pandemic continues to diminish in much of the U.S., it's something of a full-circle moment that Joe Exotic -- the guy we all binged at the start of the pandemic with Netflix's Tiger King -- is making headlines again. Exotic, whose legal name is Joseph Allen Maldonado-Passage, isn't... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A new weight-loss treatment is being heralded by some health experts as "groundbreaking," and a potential "game changer" in the growing epidemic of obesity. Semaglutide, an injectable drug made by the pharmaceutical company Novo Nordisk, was approved Friday by the Food and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Major League Baseball has been hit with a lawsuit for moving the All-Star game out of Atlanta following controversy over Georgia’s recent restrictive voting law. Job Creators Network, a conservative-leaning business group, filed the lawsuit on Monday of the Southern District in... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- Philadelphia 76ers center Joel Embiid had to exit Monday night’s game against the Washington Wizards early due to an injury to his right knee. After his departure, which came at the end of the first quarter, the 76ers loss their small lead over... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- NHL Commissioner Gary Bettman has upheld the eight-game suspension from Colorado forward Nazem Kadri. During game two of the Avalanche-Blues first-round series, Kadri hit St. Louis defenseman Justin Faulk with an illegal check to the head. The hit occurred at the 6:26... Read More.
(LOS ANGELES) -- Phoenix Suns guard Chris Paul has been plagued by injuries during playoff runs before in his career. The veteran out of Winston-Salem, North Carolina suffered a hamstring injury in the 2018 Western Conference Finals while as a member of the Houston Rockets... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- A kidney donor and recipient met for the first time and say they are now the best of friends. Lisa Sorlie, 53, from Shawno County, Wisconsin, met Booker T. Washington, 41, from California, for the first time at the Milwaukee Brewers vs.... Read More.
EVERETT AQUASOX BASEBALL IS BACK! BUY YOUR TICKETS EARLY PLAY BALL! YOU’RE OUT! YOUR’RE SAFE. After a year of painful lockdowns, we finally have sports back. Spring and summer are baseball time. Popcorn, peanuts, and cracker jacks, along with a hot dog and cold beer... Read More.