National Sports

Report: Seahawks, Carroll Both Fined For No-Contact Violations

Posted On August 26, 2014

(New York, NY) -- The NFL is coming down on the Super Bowl champs for rules violations. ESPN reports the Seattle Seahawks and head coach Pete Carroll have both been fined for violating the league's offseason no-contact rules. The Seahawks were fined more than 200-thousand-dollars, while Carroll was fined at least 100-thousand. The Seahawks will…

USA Cruises Past Slovenia In Final World Cup Tuneup

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Gran Canaria, Spain) -- USA Basketball is headed to the FIBA World Cup with an unblemished exhibition record. Team USA trounced Slovenia 101-71 in Tuesday's final exhibition before the tournament begins this weekend. Pelicans big man Anthony Davis tallied 18 points, nine rebounds, five blocks and three steals for the U.S., which went 4-and-0 in…

Cavaliers Introduce New Forward Kevin Love

Posted On August 26, 2014

(Cleveland, OH) -- The Cleveland Cavaliers are showing off new big man Kevin Love. The All-Star forward was formally introduced on Tuesday after being acquired from Minnesota over the weekend in a three-team trade involving Philadelphia. Love says he's looking forward to learning from new teammate LeBron James.   Love adds he is committed to…

Redskins’ Meriweather Suspended For Illegal Hit

Posted On August 25, 2014

(Ashburn, VA) -- Washington Redskins safety Brandon Meriweather is going to miss the first two games of the season for a helmet-to-helmet hit. The NFL has suspended Meriweather for his personal foul hit on Baltimore Ravens wide receiver Torrey Smith on Saturday night. The league has fined Meriweather five times for illegal hits to defenseless…

Bengals Edge Cardinals In Preseason Game 3

Posted On August 25, 2014

Glendale, AZ (SportsNetwork.com) - Terence Newman returned an interception for a touchdown and the Cincinnati Bengals kicked four field goals en route to a 19-13 preseason victory over the Arizona Cardinals. Andy Dalton completed 13-of-21 passes for 157 yards for Cincinnati, which won for the first time this preseason. Mohamed Sanu and A.J. Green both…