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Philadelphia 76ers' Danny Green carried off after knee injury, out for remainder of Game 6

Philadelphia 76ers’ Danny Green carried off after knee injury, out for remainder of Game 6

7:48 PM ET Tim BontempsESPN PHILADELPHIA — 76ers forward Danny Green is out for the rest of Game 6 of Philadelphia’s Eastern Conference semifinal against the Miami Heat with a left knee injury. There’s significant concern that the injury Green suffered is serious, sources told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. He is set to undergo an MRI …

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Economy and abortion top voter issues before midterms: poll

Economy and abortion top voter issues before midterms: poll

​Abortion and the economy are running neck and neck as the most important issues for voters ahead of the upcoming midterm elections, according to a poll released Thursday. The Monmouth University survey found that 26% of Americans say the economy is the top topic influencing their vote for Congress this November, while 25% say abortion …

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Producers of Alec Baldwin's 'Rust' claim they followed all safety protocols

Producers of Alec Baldwin’s ‘Rust’ claim they followed all safety protocols

Producers of Alec Baldwin’s infamous film “Rust” denied allegations on Thursday that they ignored gun safety measures before the tragic shooting that led to Halyna Hutchins’ death. Baldwin and several other producers on the film filed a court motion saying that they “did not ‘willfully’ violate any safety protocol” and “enforced all applicable safety protocols,” …

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NFL says all teams must add minority offensive coach, expands Rooney Rule to include women

Week 1 — Buffalo Bills at Los Angeles Rams to open 2022 season; Denver Broncos at Seattle Seahawks on Monday Night Football

The NFL will open its new season where the last one kicked off — in Los Angeles’ SoFi Stadium, as the Super Bowl-champion Los Angeles Rams host the Buffalo Bills on Thursday, Sept. 8, the teams announced. The Bills-Rams matchup features elite quarterback play between Matthew Stafford and Josh Allen, who has guided the Bills …

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Erik Spoelstra - Pat Riley on Mount Rushmore of executives

Erik Spoelstra – Pat Riley on Mount Rushmore of executives

PHILADELPHIA — Pat Riley has already earned enshrinement in the Basketball Hall of Fame, but Miami Heat coach Erik Spoelstra says his longtime boss belongs in even more exclusive company. “Pat is on the Mount Rushmore of executives,” Spoelstra said Thursday in advance of Game 6 of the Eastern Conference semifinals against the Philadelphia 76ers. …

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Cincinnati Bengals to Open 2022 Season at Home Against AFC North Rival

Cincinnati Bengals to Open 2022 Season at Home Against AFC North Rival

CINCINNATI— The Bengals will start the season at Paul Brown Stadium for a third consecutive year. Cincinnati will host Pittsburgh on Sunday, Sept. 11 at 1 pm ET according to NFL Insider Malik Wright. The Bengals swept the Steelers last season for the first time since 2009. They’ll look to keep the streak alive against …

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Kansas City Chiefs to visit Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 4, setting up Patrick Mahomes-Tom Brady rematch

Kansas City Chiefs to visit Tampa Bay Buccaneers in Week 4, setting up Patrick Mahomes-Tom Brady rematch

The Kansas City Chiefs will visit the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Oct. 2 of the upcoming 2022 season, setting up a Super Bowl LV rematch in what will be the latest installment in the Patrick Mahomes-Tom Brady rivalry. The NFL announced the Week 4 game Thursday morning, ahead of the release of the full regular-season …

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NBA unveils new trophies, awards honoring Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Bob Cousy, Oscar Robertson

NBA unveils new trophies, awards honoring Larry Bird, Magic Johnson, Bob Cousy, Oscar Robertson

It’s no coincidence that in the same year the NBA is celebrating its 75th anniversary, the league is unveiling an ensemble of trophies and awards that will feature new designs and will honor iconic players such as Larry Bird, Earvin “Magic” Johnson, Bob Cousy and Oscar Robertson. During the conference finals, which could begin Sunday …

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A photo of a great horned owl in Utah's wild taken in 2018. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources said a great horned owl found dead in Cache County died from the avian flu breakout across the country.

National avian flu outbreak detected in Utah wild birds for 1st time

A photo of a great horned owl in Utah’s wild taken in 2018. Utah Division of Wildlife Resources said a great horned owl found dead in Cache County died from the avian flu breakout across the country. (Utah Division of Wildlife Resources) Estimated read time: 2-3 minutes SALT LAKE CITY — A great horned owl …

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Former Chicago White Sox trainer Brian Ball sues GM Rick Hahn, team over termination in 2020

Former Chicago White Sox trainer Brian Ball sues GM Rick Hahn, team over termination in 2020

CHICAGO — A former athletic trainer for the White Sox is alleging in a lawsuit that he was fired by the team because of his sexual orientation, age and disability. The actions of White Sox general manager Rick Hahn and the club, according to the lawsuit filed Monday in Cook County, caused Brian Ball “significant …

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