Category Archives: Sports News

U.S. men’s track fails to advance to 4×100 final

U.S. men’s track fails to advance to 4×100 final

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

The U.S. men failed to advance to the final of the 4x100 relay in track and field at the Tokyo Olympics, extending a long string of failure in an event they used to own

Sixers agree with Green on two-year, $20M deal

Sixers agree with Green on two-year, $20M deal

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

Danny Green has agreed to a two-year, $20 million deal to remain with the Philadelphia 76ers, his agent told ESPN on Wednesday night.

KD, Holiday rally Team USA to gold-medal game

KD, Holiday rally Team USA to gold-medal game

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

Kevin Durant and Jrue Holiday lifted the U.S. men's basketball team to a 97-78 victory over Australia on Thursday and a berth in the Olympic tournament final.

DeChambeau doesn’t regret not being vaccinated

DeChambeau doesn’t regret not being vaccinated

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

A positive COVID-19 test kept Bryson DeChambeau from competing in the Olympics and still has him searching to regain energy as he competes in this week's WGC-FedEx St. Jude ...

Sources: Ex-All-Star Aldridge eyeing NBA return

Sources: Ex-All-Star Aldridge eyeing NBA return

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

After medical consultation, seven-time All-Star forward LaMarcus Aldridge is seriously considering a return to the NBA this season, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Meyer to use drill to help determine Jags’ cuts

Meyer to use drill to help determine Jags’ cuts

iCrackStreamsAugust 5, 2021

Urban Meyer has brought a drill he used at his college stops -- Winners and Losers -- to the Jaguars and will use the results to help determine cuts on the roster.

Sources: Kemba to join Knicks after OKC buyout

Sources: Kemba to join Knicks after OKC buyout

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

Kemba Walker plans to sign with the Knicks after his agents worked out a buyout with the Thunder, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

De Grasse holds off 3 Americans for 200 gold

De Grasse holds off 3 Americans for 200 gold

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

Andre de Grasse of Canada has won the Olympic gold medal in the 200 meters five years after finishing second to Usain Bolt, holding off three American runners who finished ...

NBA experts: Biggest surprises and what we want to see happen next in free agency

NBA experts: Biggest surprises and what we want to see happen next in free agency

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

After a hectic 48 hours of free agency, could there be a new favorite to win the title? Our experts break down the first days of free agency.

Melo joins LeBron as Lakers make several moves

Melo joins LeBron as Lakers make several moves

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

The Lakers have agreed to a one-year deal with Carmelo Anthony, re-signed restricted free agent Talen-Horton Tucker, and, according to sources, agreed to terms with guard ...

Warriors’ Curry gets 4-year, $215M extension

Warriors’ Curry gets 4-year, $215M extension

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

Stephen Curry has agreed to a four-year, $215 million contract extension with the Golden State Warriors, making him the first player in history to sign two $200 million-plus ...

Retired QB Rivers says he hasn’t ruled out return

Retired QB Rivers says he hasn’t ruled out return

iCrackStreamsAugust 4, 2021

Former quarterback Philip Rivers says he is "going to stay ready" and hasn't shut the door on coming out of retirement to play again in the NFL.

Biles wins bronze in return: ‘Doing this for me’

Biles wins bronze in return: ‘Doing this for me’

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

Simone Biles won bronze during the Tokyo Olympics balance beam final Tuesday, a week after she took herself out of several competitions to focus on her mental health.

KD powers U.S. past Rubio, Spain and into semis

KD powers U.S. past Rubio, Spain and into semis

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

Kevin Durant's shooting rescued Team USA again Tuesday, as the Americans overcame a 10-point deficit and withstood 38 points from Ricky Rubio to beat Spain 95-81 and advance ...

USWNT’s Morgan ‘devastated,’ Rapinoe ‘gutted’

USWNT’s Morgan ‘devastated,’ Rapinoe ‘gutted’

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

United States women's national team forward Alex Morgan has said she is "devastated" that they will not compete for the Olympic gold medal.

Heat land Lowry, retain Robinson on $90M deal

Heat land Lowry, retain Robinson on $90M deal

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

Kyle Lowry is joining the Heat on a three-year deal while Duncan Robinson agreed to a 5-year, $90 million contract.

Bulls bring on Lonzo for $85M, Caruso for $37M

Bulls bring on Lonzo for $85M, Caruso for $37M

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

The Bulls are acquiring Lonzo Ball in a sign-and-trade agreement with the Pelicans, his agent, Rich Paul, told ESPN. They also agreed to a four-year, $37 million deal with ...

2021 NBA free agency and trades: Latest buzz, news and reports

2021 NBA free agency and trades: Latest buzz, news and reports

iCrackStreamsAugust 3, 2021

Kyle Lowry to the Heat, CP3 stays with the Suns ... NBA free agency has officially begun.

Colts’ Wentz to have surgery, out 5-12 weeks

Colts’ Wentz to have surgery, out 5-12 weeks

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

Colts QB Carson Wentz will undergo surgery on his injured left foot and is expected to miss five to 12 weeks, according to head coach Frank Reich.

Source: QB Ewers leaving HS early to join OSU

Source: QB Ewers leaving HS early to join OSU

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

Quinn Ewers, the top quarterback in the 2022 class, is skipping his senior year of high school to join Ohio State, a source confirmed to ESPN.

Biles coming back to compete in beam final

Biles coming back to compete in beam final

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

Simone Biles will compete in beam after missing most of the team events and all of the other individual events with the "twisties."

Sources: Chris Paul declines $44M player option

Sources: Chris Paul declines $44M player option

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

Chris Paul and the Suns are motivated to negotiate a new deal once talks can begin at 6 p.m. ET on Monday, sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.

Why the USWNT won’t get an easy game vs. Canada in Olympic semifinal

Why the USWNT won’t get an easy game vs. Canada in Olympic semifinal

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

Having edged past the Dutch, the USWNT gets an easier game against Canada in the Olympic semifinals. Or does it? All signs point to a great game.

Catarina Macario’s journey from boys’ teams in Brazil to the USWNT, Olympics

Catarina Macario’s journey from boys’ teams in Brazil to the USWNT, Olympics

iCrackStreamsAugust 2, 2021

After tears and taunts, Macario showed the reward of overcoming challenges.

Kane denies wife’s allegations he bet on games

Kane denies wife’s allegations he bet on games

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

Sharks forward Evander Kane on Sunday vehemently denied allegations made by his wife that he bet on his own games and has intentionally tried to lose for gambling profit -- ...

Sources: Mets don’t plan to sign top pick Rocker

Sources: Mets don’t plan to sign top pick Rocker

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

The Mets don't plan to sign first-round pick Kumar Rocker after they had concerns over the results of his physical examination, sources told ESPN.

King: Russians ‘should not be here’ due to doping

King: Russians ‘should not be here’ due to doping

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

American swimmer Lilly King doubled down on criticism of Russian athletes after the president of the Russian Olympic Committee said his teams' medals are the "best answer" to ...

Caeleb Dressel, Bobby Finke cap historic week, plus more from Tokyo

Caeleb Dressel, Bobby Finke cap historic week, plus more from Tokyo

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

The final night in the pool was a success for Team USA. Later, the title of world's fastest man will be awarded.

Dressel wins 2 more golds, closes Games with 5

Dressel wins 2 more golds, closes Games with 5

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

Caeleb Dressel became the fifth swimmer to win five golds in one Olympics, adding to his haul Sunday in the 50 free and 4x100 medley relay.

Caeleb Dressel’s Olympics can be summed up in one word: Brilliance

Caeleb Dressel’s Olympics can be summed up in one word: Brilliance

iCrackStreamsAugust 1, 2021

Dressel was the favorite to win every sprint event even though he had never won an individual Olympic gold medal. With two more on his final night, he didn't disappoint.