Detroit Tigers’ Spencer Turnbull throws season’s fifth no-hitter, blanking Seattle Mariners

Detroit Tigers pitcher Spencer Turnbull threw the fifth no-hitter of the season, blanking the Seattle Mariners in a 5-0 win on Tuesday night. Turnbull's gem is the first Tigers no-hitter since May 7, 2011, when Justin Verlander blanked the Toronto Blue Jays. It is the eighth no-hitter in Tigers history. Turnbull

Yankees fans did all the right things in booing the Astros

This is the Morning Win, by Andy Nesbitt. I’m a Boston guy. I was raised in the area, went to college in the city and root for all the teams that call that great city home. So the following is going to be hard for me to say but it’s

‘Point guards don’t do what he does’: Wizards’ Russell Westbrook drops crazy stat line

After Russell Westbrook's latest eye-popping stat line, Washington Wizards coach Scott Brooks said he thinks Westbrook is the second-best point guard ever behind Magic Johnson because "point guards don't do what he does." Only one other player in NBA history has done what Westbrook accomplished Monday. Westbrook had 14 points,

Why Sunday’s NASCAR Cup race at Kansas Speedway is called the ‘Buschy McBusch Race 400’

There is nothing — and I mean truly, absolutely nothing — on the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series schedule that can compete with the name for Sunday's race at Kansas Speedway. And it’s so clearly the best, most ridiculously comical race name on the 2021 Cup schedule, and it’s not even close.

Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx join Milwaukee Bucks, Sacramento Kings for PSA on racial inequality

Professional basketball teams are trying to lead with both their words and actions. Minnesota Timberwolves and Lynx players, coaches and executives filmed a PSA with Sacramento Kings and Milwaukee Bucks players, coaches and executives to condemn George Floyd’s murder and to address racial inequality. “For black people, true freedom is still

Tampa Bay Vipers QB/RB Quinton Flowers says he requested trade from team

Quinton Flowers left the Tampa Bay Vipers last week for what the team described as personal reasons. The quarterback, who is also listed on the roster as a running back, returned to the team this week and participated in practice Wednesday.  But Flowers may not be with the Vipers for long.

Citadel to adopt several XFL rules for spring game

At least one team is looking to copy the XFL.  According to the Post and Courier, the Citadel is swiping a pair of rule tweaks from the rebooted XFL league that are different from the NFL’s game to add intrigue to the team’s spring game. “The last two weeks I’ve been

XFL schedule: Week 4 matchups, times, TV info for Saturday’s games

The XFL's fourth weekend gets underway with two games on Saturday. (Vegas lines provided by Los Angeles Wildcats (1-2) at New York Guardians (1-2) The Wildcats are coming off a convincing 39-9 thrashing of the previously unbeaten DC Defenders in which quarterback Josh Johnson threw for 278 yards and