Category: Sports

Estelle Balet Killed In An Avalanche

Swiss police say snowboarder Estelle Balet has been killed in an avalanche. Police say the 21-year-old Swiss athlete was struck by the snow slide early Tuesday morning while filming above Orsieres, near Switzerland’s southern border with France and Italy. She had been following another snowboarder, who wasn’t caught in the avalanche. Valais state police said…

Drake Johnson ok after accident that ‘would’ve killed a lesser man’

Michigan running back Drake Johnson is recovering “well” after being injured during an accident Wednesday at the school’s indoor track and field building. according to a UM statement released Thursday. “On Wednesday, an accident occurred at the indoor track and field building involving student-athlete Drake Johnson,” the statement read. “He was evaluated by a U-M athletic department…

NCAA Women’s basketball tournament 2016: Times, TV schedule and live stream for Saturday

NCAA Women’s basketball tournament 2016: Times, TV schedule and live stream for Saturday The NCAA women’s tournament started Friday, as the field of 64 teams began the quest for the 2016 national title. Three-time defending national champion and No. 1 overall seed UConn is on the cusp of history. The Huskies, who have won 116 of their last 117 contests, seek an…

Grumpy Old Man Goose Gossage Says Nerds Ruined Baseball UPDATE

Goose Gossage:  “Nerds Ruined The Game” On Thrusday Hall of Fame pitcher Goose Gossage ripped Toronto Bluejay Jose Bautista for flipping his bat and condemned the “nerds running the game” in an expletive-laced rant. In a wide-ranging interview with ESPN, the 64-year-old criticized modern relievers for pitching fewer innings than he did, railed against Ryan Braun and…