National Sports

Nuggets fire Shaw

Posted On March 03, 2015

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Denver Nuggets have fired head coach Brian Shaw. Denver enters play on Tuesday with a 20-39 record this season, Shaw's second at the helm. Overall, he was 56-85 as the team's head coach."I want to sincerely thank Brian for his time with our organization," said Nuggets general manager Tim Connelly.…

Lions won’t tag Suh

Posted On March 03, 2015

Allen Park, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - The Detroit Lions apparently won't place their franchise tag on defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh. According to the club's website, Suh will not receive the designation and will be allowed to become a free agent. The franchise tag would have cost the Lions $26.8 million for the 2015 season.The 28-year-old Nebraska…

Details Of Ray Rice’s Grievance Settlement Surface

Posted On March 03, 2015

(Baltimore, MD) -- Details are coming out surrounding the settlement the Baltimore Ravens reached with former NFL player Ray Rice in January. The "Baltimore Sun" reports the two sides agreed on just over a million-and-a-half-dollars to resolve Rice's wrongful termination grievance, less than half his base salary for the 2014 season. Rice's contract was terminated…

Patriots use franchise tag on K Gostkowski

Posted On March 02, 2015

Foxborough, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - The New England Patriots used their franchise tag on kicker Stephen Gostkowski prior to Monday's deadline. Gostkowski will earn $4.126 million next season, according to the widely reported number for kickers, and can still work out a longer deal with the team up until July 15.The 31-year-old has been New England's…

Harrington skyrockets up world rankings

Posted On March 02, 2015

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Padraig Harrington picked up a playoff victory over Daniel Berger on Monday at the PGA Tour's Honda Classic and that helped the Irishman soar up the world rankings. Harrington, who won for the first time on the PGA Tour since the 2008 season, climbed 215 spots from No. 297 to No.…