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Chiefs sign RB Charles to extension

Posted On July 24, 2014

Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Chiefs signed Jamaal Charles to a contract extension on the eve of training camp Wednesday that should make the star running back one of the highest-paid players at his position. The deal came as Charles was apparently ready to hold out for more money."Jamaal is an elite…

Donald Sterling’s Attorneys Abruptly End Case

Posted On July 23, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Final arguments will take place Monday in the legal battle over the potential sale of the Los Angeles Clippers. Donald Sterling's attorneys abruptly ended their case Wednesday, deciding against calling Sterling's wife Shelly back as a witness. Shelly Sterling is asking for court approval to sell the Clippers after Donald was…

Reports: Chiefs, RB Charles agree to extension

Posted On July 23, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Chiefs and star running back Jamaal Charles have agreed to a two-year contract extension, according to multiple reports Wednesday. The new deal will make Charles one of the highest-paid running backs in the NFL after he had been set to earn under $4 million this season based on the contract…

Padres’ Maybin suspended 25 games for amphetamine

Posted On July 23, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - San Diego Padres outfielder Cameron Maybin was suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball after testing positive for an amphetamine he says he was taking to treat attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The suspension, announced Wednesday, is effective immediately.Maybin is eligible to return to the active roster on Aug. 20.In a…

Felton sentenced to community service in gun case

Posted On July 23, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Dallas Mavericks guard Raymond Felton was sentenced to community service after pleading guilty to a gun charge in a New York court on Wednesday. Felton will perform 500 hours of community service and was also issued a fine of $5,000 after his guilty plea, which stemmed from a February arrest…