Brooklyn Nets’ Jeff Green out for at least 10 days with plantar fascia injury

Brooklyn Nets head coach Steve Nash said Thursday that veteran forward Jeff Green has been diagnosed with a strained plantar fascia, and will be reevaluated in 10 days. The injury will at least keep Green out through the rest of the first-round series, with Game 7 scheduled for June 5 if necessary. Green suffered the […]

NY Mets’ pitcher Noah Syndergaard to miss 6 weeks because of elbow inflammation

NY Mets manager Luis Rojas says that right-hander Noah Syndergaard will not throw for six weeks after an MRI revealed right elbow inflammation. Syndergaard, who underwent Tommy John surgery last year, was just a few weeks away from rejoining the Mets before he left his second rehab start with Class A St. Lucie after just […]

Angels’ Mickey Callaway fired and banned from MLB until at least end of 2022 season after sexual misconduct allegations

 In a statement released Wednesday, MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred said that Los Angeles Angels pitching coach Mickey Callaway was placed on MLB’s ineligible list through the end of the 2022 season after the league’s investigation into his alleged sexual misconduct, concluding during their investigation that Calloway “violated MLB’s policies and that placement on the ineligible […]

Philadelphia Phillies place Bryce Harper on 10-day injured list

The Philadelphia Phillies announced on Tuesday they have placed outfielder Bryce Harper on the 10-day injured list due to a left forearm injury.  Manager Joe Girardi told reporters about the move during a Zoom conference call before the Phillies played Miami Marlins in Miami. Harper missed the Phillies’ previous two games, and his placement on the injured […]

Utah Jazz’s Jordan Clarkson wins 2020-21 NBA Sixth Man of the Year Award

Utah Jazz guard Jordan Clarkson was voted the NBA’s Sixth Man of the Year for 2020-21. The 28-year-old Clarkson moved from the Los Angeles Lakers to the Cleveland Cavaliers and, most recently, to Utah. He beat out teammate Joe Ingles and New York Knicks guard Derrick Rose to win this year’s accolade. In 68 games, Clarkson has averaged 18.4 points, 4.0 rebounds and 2.5 assists as […]

NBA Playoffs: Atlanta Hawks beat NY Knicks, Memphis Grizzlies upset Utah Jazz

The Hawks Trae Young scored with 0.9 seconds left to give Atlanta a 107-105 victory over the New York Knicks on Sunday night in a return to postseason return for both teams. Young finished with 32 points, 10 assists and seven rebounds.   The Knicks Alec Burks scored 27 points and Derrick Rose scored 17 points, […]