Category: Sports Daypop

Former No. 1 Pick Andrew Bogut Announces Retirement From NBA After 14 Seasons

Former No. 1 Pick Andrew Bogut Announces Retirement From NBA After 14 Seasons

Former No. 1 pick and NBA champion Andrew Bogut announced his retirement on his podcast on Monday. Bogut was the No. 1 pick out of Utah in the 2005 NBA Draft. He played for five teams across 14 seasons, most recently playing 11 games for the Warriors in 2018-19.  The Australian center never made an All-Star […]

Houston Texans WR Will Fuller Suspended Six Games For PED Usage

Houston Texans WR Will Fuller Suspended Six Games For PED Usage

Houston Texans wide receiver Will Fuller announced Monday that he has received a six-game suspension for violating the NFL’s policy on performance-enhancing substances. Fuller said in a post on social media that the violation resulted from taking a prescribed medication that wasn’t permitted under the league’s policy. Fuller wrote Monday on Instagram, “”Earlier this year, […]

Minnesota Vikings Pull Off Surprising Win Over Carolina Panthers To Save Season

Minnesota Vikings Pull Off Surprising Win Over Carolina Panthers To Save Season

The Minnesota Vikings pulled off a surprising 28-27 victory over the Carolina Panthers to keep their season alive. Kirk Cousins found Chad Beebe for a touchdown with 46 seconds left and Joey Slye’s game-winning field goal attempt went wide. Beebe had muffed a punt just minutes earlier that appeared to cost the Vikings the game, […]

NFL Fines Saints And Patriots For Violating COVID-19 Protocols

NFL Fines Saints And Patriots For Violating COVID-19 Protocols

The NFL fined the New Orleans Saints and New England Patriots for violating COVID-19 protocols. The Saints were fined $500,000 for not wearing protective masks during a post-game celebration. According to the NFL’s website, the Saints were also docked a seventh-round draft pick. The Patriots were fined $350,000 stemming from mask protocol violations at the […]

Washington Defeats Dallas Cowboys 41-16 To Take Lead In NFC East

Washington Defeats Dallas Cowboys 41-16 To Take Lead In NFC East

Washington moved into first place in the NFC East with a 41-16 Thanksgiving victory over the Dallas Cowboys on Thursday. Antonio Gibson ran for three touchdowns as Washington beat its division rival on Thanksgiving for just the second time in 10 tries, the most frequent visitor for the Cowboys in their annual holiday home game. […]

Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson Tests Positive For COVID-19

Baltimore Ravens QB Lamar Jackson Tests Positive For COVID-19

Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson has tested positive for COVID-19. The Ravens reported additional positive tests earlier Thursday, the day their game against the undefeated Pittsburgh Steelers was originally scheduled to be played. The contest has been postponed to Sunday.All signs point to backup Robert Griffin III starting behind center with Jackson out. Griffin took […]

Chicago White Sox To Host New York Yankees In ‘Field Of Dreams’ Game In 2021

Chicago White Sox To Host New York Yankees In ‘Field Of Dreams’ Game In 2021

Major League Baseball announced that the New York Yankees and Chicago White Sox will meet in August 2021 for the “Field of Dreams” game in Iowa. The Yankees and White Sox were scheduled to meet there in 2020, but the game was scrubbed amid the coronavirus-shortened 60-game regular season. Tentatively scheduled for Aug. 12, 2021 […]

Bam Adebayo And Miami Heat Agree To 5-year Extension Worth $163M

Bam Adebayo And Miami Heat Agree To 5-year Extension Worth $163M

Bam Adebayo and the Miami Heat agreed on a five-year extension that will be worth at least $163 million, according to the team and Adebayo’s agent Alex Saratsis. The contract will officially be signed once Adebayo completes a physical. Adebayo will make $5.1 million this season, the final year of his rookie contract. From there, […]

Free Agent DeMarcus Cousins To Sign One-Year Deal With Houston Rockets

Free Agent DeMarcus Cousins To Sign One-Year Deal With Houston Rockets

DeMarcus Cousins, who played with the Golden State Warriors and then moved to the Los Angeles Lakers, has agreed to a one-year deal with the Houston Rockets. Cousins tore his ACL during pre-season workouts in August, and did not appear in a game last season. Prior to all of his injuries, Cousins was one of […]

Baltimore Ravens Announce Multiple Positive COVID-19 Cases; Will Close Practice Facility

Baltimore Ravens Announce Multiple Positive COVID-19 Cases; Will Close Practice Facility

The Baltimore Ravens announced on Monday announced that “multiple members” of the organization have tested positive for COVID-19. The Ravens said they learned the of the positive tests late Sunday after they hosted the Tennessee Titans at M&T Bank Stadium in Baltimore. Those who tested positive went into self-quarantine and the Ravens also shut down […]