National Sports

Yankees retire Torre’s No. 6

Posted On August 23, 2014

Bronx, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The New York Yankees retired the uniform number of former manager Joe Torre, who was inducted into the Hall of Fame this summer, prior to Saturday's game against the Chicago White Sox. Including Torre's No. 6, the Yankees have 17 retired uniform numbers for 18 players and managers. New York also…

Curry, Harden, Irving to represent USA Basketball in Spain

Posted On August 23, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Stephen Curry, James Harden and Kyrie Irving were among the roster of 12 players named to represent the USA Basketball team in the upcoming FIBA World Cup in Spain. DeMarcus Cousins, Anthony Davis, DeMar DeRozan, Andre Drummond, Kenneth Faried, Rudy Gay, Mason Plumlee, Derrick Rose, and Klay Thompson are the…

Done! Love headed to Cavs, Wiggins and Young to Wolves

Posted On August 23, 2014

Cleveland, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The long-awaited trade that will send Kevin Love from Minnesota to Cleveland is finally complete. Love will head to the Cavaliers in a deal that will give the Timberwolves wing Andrew Wiggins and forward Anthony Bennett -- the last two No. 1 draft picks. A protected first-round pick in 2015 will…

Report: Packers’ Raji out for year

Posted On August 23, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Green Bay Packers nose tackle B.J. Raji will miss the 2014 season with a torn bicep, according to a report by NFL.com. Raji suffered the injury during Friday's 31-21 preseason victory over Oakland. A first-round pick of the Packers in 2009, Raji has played in 76 games with 63 starts. He has 129…

Blaney steals Nationwide win from Busch at Bristol

Posted On August 23, 2014

Bristol, TN (SportsNetwork.com) - Ryan Blaney claimed his second career win in the Nationwide Series after passing Kyle Busch for the lead following a restart with six laps to go in Friday night's Food City 300 at Bristol Motor Speedway. Blaney, the driver of the No. 22 Ford for Team Penske and the 20-year old…