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Lewis Hamilton wins fourth world title at Mexican Grand Prix – BBC Sport

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Lewis Hamilton clinched his fourth world title at the Mexican Grand Prix despite finishing only ninth after a clash with rival Sebastian Vettel. Hamilton’s fourth world title makes him unquestionably the most successful British Formula 1 driver in history, moving him one championship clear of Sir Jackie Stewart. He joins Vettel and Frenchman Alain Prost on four world titles, behind only Michael Schumacher, the all-time record holder on seven, and…

Ndamukong Suh is not in the Dolphins’ plans beyond 2017 season – CBSSports.com

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ndamukong Suh’s grabbing of quarterback Ryan Mallett’s throat Thursday night was just the latest in a string of incidents that will hasten his departure from the team that made him the highest-paid defensive player in the game just two years ago, according to a source close to owner Stephen Ross. The Dolphins are preparing to move on from the defensive tackle in 2018, the source said, and are prepared to…

Ndamukong Suh is not in the Dolphins’ plans beyond 2017 season – CBSSports.com

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ndamukong Suh’s grabbing of quarterback Ryan Mallett’s throat Thursday night was just the latest in a string of incidents that will hasten his departure from the team that made him the highest-paid defensive player in the game just two years ago, according to a source close to owner Stephen Ross. The Dolphins are preparing to move on from the defensive tackle in 2018, the source said, and are prepared to…

Sports reporter injured in slashing attack – New York Post

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

A sports reporter was slashed in the face after leaving a Meatpacking District bar early Sunday — and police are investigating whether the attack may be related to an argument the victim had earlier in the night. The 25-year-old scribe, who covers basketball for SB Nation, had just left Fig and Olive on W. 13th St. and was attempting to order food at a halal cart near the corner of…

A’s Catcher Bruce Maxwell Arrested; Facing Assault With Deadly Weapon Charge – Sports Illustrated

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

A’s catcher Bruce Maxwell arrested, charged with aggravated assault with a deadly weapon, disorderly conduct Oakland Athletics catcher Bruce Maxwell was arrested for aggravated assault with a deadly weapon after pulling a weapon out on a woman, according to a report from TMZ Sports. Maxwell was booked by Scottsdale, Arizona police at his home late Saturday afternoon. Authorities say that the victim is a food delivery person who stated that…

ESPN’s Barstool Sports debacle is the sports network’s reckoning – Salon

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ponder’s gripe with Barstool Sports ultimately prevailed. On Monday, ESPN abruptly canceled the 10-day-old partnership with Barstool Sports. Skipper belatedly realized his network could not separate itself from Barstool’s controversial reputation. “Effective immediately, I am canceling Barstool Van Talk,” Skipper said in a statement. “While we had approval on the content of the show, I erred in assuming we could distance our efforts from the Barstool site and its content.” Beyond the “Pardon…

Colby Covington made quite an impression in Brazil | FIGHTING WORDS – FOXSports.com

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Derek Brunson KOs Lyoto Machida in devastating fashion at UFC Fight Night 1 hr ago

ESPN’s Barstool Sports debacle is the sports network’s reckoning – Salon

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ponder’s gripe with Barstool Sports ultimately prevailed. On Monday, ESPN abruptly canceled the 10-day-old partnership with Barstool Sports. Skipper belatedly realized his network could not separate itself from Barstool’s controversial reputation. “Effective immediately, I am canceling Barstool Van Talk,” Skipper said in a statement. “While we had approval on the content of the show, I erred in assuming we could distance our efforts from the Barstool site and its content.” Beyond the “Pardon…

E-sports gets closer to being part of the Olympics Games – Business … – Business Insider

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Getty The International Olympic Committee recently said that e-sports gaming could be a sanctioned sport for the Games. The IOC sees allowing e-sports as a promising way to grow viewership with younger audiences. Global audiences for e-sports are expected to reach 385.5 million this year. Competitive e-sports could be part of the Olympic experience as long as it adhered to Olympic values, the International Olympic Committee said on Saturday. The rapidly growing…

ESPN’s Barstool Sports debacle is the sports network’s reckoning … – Salon

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ponder’s gripe with Barstool Sports ultimately prevailed. On Monday, ESPN abruptly canceled the 10-day-old partnership with Barstool Sports. Skipper belatedly realized his network could not separate itself from Barstool’s controversial reputation. “Effective immediately, I am canceling Barstool Van Talk,” Skipper said in a statement. “While we had approval on the content of the show, I erred in assuming we could distance our efforts from the Barstool site and its content.” Beyond the “Pardon…

FOX Sports and MLB stand in support of Stand Up To Cancer during the World Series – FOXSports.com

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

FOX MLB Crew analyzes Cody Bellinger’s big hits in Game 4 1 hr ago

Catalan secession threatens Spain’s golden age for sports – ABC News

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Catalonia’s audacious attempt to secede from the rest of Spain represents a threat to one of the world’s sporting powers. For more than a decade, Spain has punched above its demographic weight in sports. The Mediterranean country of 42 million citizens has produced stars in sports ranging from its most beloved football, to tennis, basketball, racing, golf, and even water sports. But if Catalonia manages to overcome stiff opposition from…

Hyundai Elantra GT Sport test drive – CNBC.com – CNBC

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

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ESPN’s Barstool Sports debacle is the sports network’s reckoning – Salon

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

Ponder’s gripe with Barstool Sports ultimately prevailed. On Monday, ESPN abruptly canceled the 10-day-old partnership with Barstool Sports. Skipper belatedly realized his network could not separate itself from Barstool’s controversial reputation. “Effective immediately, I am canceling Barstool Van Talk,” Skipper said in a statement. “While we had approval on the content of the show, I erred in assuming we could distance our efforts from the Barstool site and its content.” Beyond the “Pardon…

World Series: Yuli Gurriel should have been suspended for Game 4 – Yahoo Sports

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

HOUSTON – As there is no reasonable way to fully take the baseball out of a young man’s decision to publicly mock another’s ethnicity from a World Series dugout, there is but one outlier in Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred’s decision to stay Yuli Gurriel’s suspension until the 2018 season, and that is Manfred’s reluctance to punish “the other 24” Houston Astros. Gurriel, whose squinting gesture was intended to…

2017 Hyundai Elantra GT Sport first drive – not the fiery hatchback I’m looking for – CNBC

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

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Iowa State’s emergence has the Big 12 race in chaos – Yahoo Sports

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

First they were underdogs. Then they were just a trap game. Now the Iowa State Cyclones are Big 12 contenders. Get used to hearing it. With a 14-7 victory over No. 4 TCU in Ames on Saturday, the No. 25 Cyclones are now the hottest team in the conference and the one no one wants to face. Unfortunately for Oklahoma State and West Virginia, there’s no avoiding Iowa State. And, if…

School district apologizes for sports broadcaster’s slurs – New York Post

Posted: Sunday, October 29, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas — A Texas school district apologized Friday after a high school football broadcaster repeatedly used a racial slur when referring to African-American players on the opposing team. The Cleburne Independent School District apologized for online audio comments made last week in a matchup between Cleburne High School and Seguin High School in Arlington, according to Leslie Johnston, spokeswoman for the Arlington Independent School District. Seguin is in Arlington,…

Catalan secession threatens Spain’s golden age for sports – ABC News

Posted: Saturday, October 28, 2017

Catalonia’s audacious attempt to secede from the rest of Spain represents a threat to one of the world’s sporting powers. For more than a decade, Spain has punched above its demographic weight in sports. The Mediterranean country of 42 million citizens has produced stars in sports ranging from its most beloved football, to tennis, basketball, racing, golf, and even water sports. But if Catalonia manages to overcome stiff opposition from…

School district apologizes for sports broadcaster’s slurs – New York Post

Posted: Saturday, October 28, 2017

ARLINGTON, Texas — A Texas school district apologized Friday after a high school football broadcaster repeatedly used a racial slur when referring to African-American players on the opposing team. The Cleburne Independent School District apologized for online audio comments made last week in a matchup between Cleburne High School and Seguin High School in Arlington, according to Leslie Johnston, spokeswoman for the Arlington Independent School District. Seguin is in Arlington,…