National Sports

Woods picks Chris Como as new swing coach

Posted On November 22, 2014

Philadelphia, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Tiger Woods tweeted on Saturday that he has chosen Chris Como to be his new swing coach. "Happy to have Chris Como consulting and working with me on my swing. I'm excited to be back competing," Woods tweeted around noon ET Saturday.Woods, who is coming off an injury-plagued season, parted ways…

Perine sets FBS rush record in OU rout

Posted On November 22, 2014

Norman, OK (SportsNetwork.com) - Oklahoma freshman Samaje Perine broke the week-old FBS single-game rushing record to lead the No. 23 Sooners in a 44-7 rout of Kansas on Saturday. Perine rushed for 427 yards, surpassing the record set last week by Wisconsin junior Melvin Gordon, whose 408 yards against Nebraska in just three quarters broke…

NHL upholds Voynov suspension; Kings to get cap relief

Posted On November 22, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The National Hockey League on Friday reaffirmed its stance on suspended Los Angeles defenseman Slava Voynov, but revealed that the Kings will be allowed salary-cap relief in his absence. "In light of the uncertain and potentially extended period of time that the legal process may entail, the NHL and NHLPA…

Goodell Delegates Peterson Appeal To Former NFL Executive

Posted On November 21, 2014

(New York, NY) -- NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell is delegating a former NFL executive to hear the appeal of Adrian Peterson's rest-of-season suspension. FOX Sports reports Goodell is handing the appeal to Harold Henderson, who routinely resolves appeals under the league's substance-abuse, P.E.D. and personal conduct policies. The league's Player's Association wanted an independent arbitrator.…

Adrian Peterson: “I Won’t Ever Use A Switch Again”

Posted On November 21, 2014

(Undated) -- Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson says he "won't ever use a switch again." In his first interview since being indicted on child abuse charges and his season-ending suspension, Peterson told "USA Today" that he knows he cannot discipline his children the way he did in the past. The former NFL MVP insisted…