Category Archives: Sports News

Bama runaway No. 1 in preseason coaches’ poll

Bama runaway No. 1 in preseason coaches’ poll

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

Alabama is an overwhelming choice for No. 1 in the preseason coaches' poll with 63 votes, followed by Clemson, Oklahoma, Ohio State and Georgia.

Summer of Love: Rodgers likely to sit preseason

Summer of Love: Rodgers likely to sit preseason

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers will "most likely not" play at all in the preseason, coach Matt LaFleur said Tuesday.

Robinson retiring, adding to Saints’ CB dilemma

Robinson retiring, adding to Saints’ CB dilemma

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

Veteran cornerback Patrick Robinson has informed the New Orleans Saints he plans to retire, his agent, Ron Butler, told ESPN's Mike Triplett.

Luka agrees to landmark $207M deal with Mavs

Luka agrees to landmark $207M deal with Mavs

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

Luka Doncic, having already qualified for the designated rookie max extension, agreed to a 5-year, $207 million deal with the Dallas Mavericks.

Melo: LeBron’s pitch to me was ‘The time is now’

Melo: LeBron’s pitch to me was ‘The time is now’

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

It didn't take much for LeBron James to convince his friend of more than 20 years, Carmelo Anthony, to join him on the Lakers. As Anthony described Monday: "Bron just came to ...

Brinson says he hears slur after reviewing video

Brinson says he hears slur after reviewing video

iCrackStreamsAugust 10, 2021

Lewis Brinson says that he personally kept hearing the N-word when reviewing the video of a Rockies fan yelling, but is open to the explanation that the fan was yelling ...

Lamar iffy on vaccine despite 2nd bout of COVID

Lamar iffy on vaccine despite 2nd bout of COVID

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson is back with the team after testing positive for COVID-19 for a second time, but he remains noncommittal about getting vaccinated.

‘Grateful’ AB ready for ‘new chapter’ with Bucs

‘Grateful’ AB ready for ‘new chapter’ with Bucs

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

After suspension, offseason knee surgery, Tampa Bay Buccaneers wide receiver Antonio Brown says he's "grateful" and ready for "a new chapter."

Miami’s King inks NIL deal with NHL’s Panthers

Miami’s King inks NIL deal with NHL’s Panthers

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

Miami quarterback D'Eriq King has become the first college player to sign an endorsement deal with the Panthers, the NHL team announced Monday.

Pro Football Hall of Fame: Manning cuts up, Charles Woodson emotional to cap weekend

Pro Football Hall of Fame: Manning cuts up, Charles Woodson emotional to cap weekend

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

On a night full of pride, tears and a few playful jabs, Manning and Woodson stole the show. See the highlights.

Manning, ’21 class inducted to cap HOF weekend

Manning, ’21 class inducted to cap HOF weekend

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

NFL legends Charles Woodson, Drew Pearson and Peyton Manning were among those inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Sunday night, closing a week of memories in ...

Rockies probe racial slur during Brinson at-bat

Rockies probe racial slur during Brinson at-bat

iCrackStreamsAugust 9, 2021

The Rockies said they are investigating after a racial slur was used by a fan during an at-bat by Marlins outfielder Lewis Brinson, who is Black, on Sunday at Coors Field.

Legendary FSU coach Bobby Bowden dies at 91

Legendary FSU coach Bobby Bowden dies at 91

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

Longtime Florida State coach Bobby Bowden has died at 91. He was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer in July.

Fins rework Howard’s deal after trade demand

Fins rework Howard’s deal after trade demand

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

The Dolphins and cornerback Xavien Howard have agreed to a restructured contract after he had requested a trade at the start of training camp.

Packers WR apologizes for anti-Asian remark

Packers WR apologizes for anti-Asian remark

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

Packers receiver Devin Funchess apologized early Sunday morning after he used an anti-Asian slur and gesture during a news conference Saturday night.

Team USA women’s hoops wins 7th straight gold

Team USA women’s hoops wins 7th straight gold

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

Brittney Griner's 30 points helped power Team USA's 90-75 victory over Japan in the gold-medal game.

Centennial, 2020 class enshrined in football HOF

Centennial, 2020 class enshrined in football HOF

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

The class of 2020 and the Centennial Class were enshrined in the Pro Football Hall of Fame on Saturday.

Five-time Olympic gold medalists Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi are ‘greatest teammates in history of sports’

Five-time Olympic gold medalists Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi are ‘greatest teammates in history of sports’

iCrackStreamsAugust 8, 2021

Sue Bird and Diana Taurasi, who have won together at UConn, in the Olympics and overseas, are in a class of their own after leading Team USA to gold in Tokyo.

Felix most decorated in U.S. track with relay gold

Felix most decorated in U.S. track with relay gold

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

The U.S. women's team dominated the 4x400-meter relay to win gold at the Tokyo Olympics, giving Allyson Felix the most medals for any American track athlete ever. The U.S. ...

KD leads Team USA to fourth straight gold medal

KD leads Team USA to fourth straight gold medal

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

Kevin Durant's 29 points led Team USA to a 87-82 win over France in Saturday's gold-medal game, capping what Durant called "one of those special journeys" for a team that had ...

Glory days: Springsteen wins equestrian silver

Glory days: Springsteen wins equestrian silver

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

Jessica Springsteen, the daughter of rockers Bruce Springsteen and Patti Scialfia, won silver with the U.S. jumping team after Sweden claimed gold in a jump-off.

Sources: Kawhi staying with Clips despite opt-out

Sources: Kawhi staying with Clips despite opt-out

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

Free agent Kawhi Leonard is re-signing with the Clippers, sources confirmed to ESPN. Leonard had opted out of his previous deal with LA on Monday.

Durant plans 4-year, $198M extension with Nets

Durant plans 4-year, $198M extension with Nets

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

Kevin Durant plans to sign a four-year, $198 million maximum contract extension with the Brooklyn Nets sometime after he becomes eligible Saturday, his longtime business ...

Sources: PSG ready to offer Messi 3-year deal

Sources: PSG ready to offer Messi 3-year deal

iCrackStreamsAugust 7, 2021

Paris Saint-Germain is prepared to offer Lionel Messi a three-year deal to move to the French capital, sources have told ESPN.

Barca prez on Messi: ‘No one bigger than club’

Barca prez on Messi: ‘No one bigger than club’

iCrackStreamsAugust 6, 2021

Barcelona president Joan Laporta has said he doesn't want to generate false hope over the chances of Lionel Messi returning to the club.

Jones: Johnson to make Cowboys’ Ring of Honor

Jones: Johnson to make Cowboys’ Ring of Honor

iCrackStreamsAugust 6, 2021

Jimmy Johnson, who will be inducted into the Pro Football Hall of Fame this weekend, will be put into the Dallas Cowboys' Ring of Honor, owner and GM Jerry Jones said, though ...

Messi to leave Barca: Is this really happening? Breaking down what’s next

Messi to leave Barca: Is this really happening? Breaking down what’s next

iCrackStreamsAugust 6, 2021

Barcelona announced on Thursday that Lionel Messi couldn't agree a return to the club and therefore remains a free agent. Is this real? What's next?

Astros pitching legend J.R. Richard dies at 71

Astros pitching legend J.R. Richard dies at 71

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

J.R. Richard, who went 107-71 with a 3.15 ERA and 1,493 strikeouts in 10 seasons with the Astros before his career was cut short in 1980 by a major stroke, has died at the ...

Unvaccinated Cousins vows to follow protocols

Unvaccinated Cousins vows to follow protocols

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

Vikings quarterback Kirk Cousins returned from the reserve/COVID-19 list Thursday and vowed to follow the league's protocols to avoid getting the virus or being deemed a ...

Sark: Bigger bull’s-eye on ‘Horns after SEC move

Sark: Bigger bull’s-eye on ‘Horns after SEC move

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

New Texas coach Steve Sarkisian said on Thursday that he knows the Longhorns will be a target for opposing fans: 'Our bull's-eye got a little bit bigger.'