National Sports

MLB sets postseason schedule

Posted On September 11, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Major League Baseball's 2014 postseason will begin on Sept. 30 with the American League Wild Card Game, the league announced on Thursday. Game 1 of the World Series is scheduled for Oct. 21 in the ballpark of the American League champions. Any potential tiebreaker games will take place on Sept.…

Pedroia has successful wrist surgery

Posted On September 11, 2014

Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia had successful surgery on his left wrist Thursday. The procedure was performed by Dr. Matt Leibman at Newton-Wellesley Surgery Center in Wellesley, Maryland. The surgery was termed a first dorsal compartment release and a tenosynovectomy of his left wrist.He will miss the rest of…

US beats Lithuania to reach final

Posted On September 11, 2014

Barcelona, Spain (SportsNetwork.com) - James Harden scored all 16 of his points during a dominant third quarter that carried the United States to a 96-68 victory over Lithuania in the semifinals of the FIBA World Cup on Thursday. After a tightly contested -- and, at times, sloppy -- first 20 minutes, the Americans opened the…

Ray Rice’s HS Removes His Jersey From Its Gym

Posted On September 11, 2014

(New Rochelle, NY) -- There's more fallout over Ray Rice as his New York high school removes his NFL jersey from its gym. New Rochelle High School took down the disgraced football player's Ravens jersey days after video surfaced showing Rice knocking out his then-fiancee, Janay Palmer, in an elevator in Atlantic City. The school's…

Ex FBI Director Mueller To Conduct NFL Investigation

Posted On September 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Former FBI director Robert Mueller the Third is conducting an independent investigation into the NFL. New York Giants owner John Mara and Pittsburgh Steelers owner Art Rooney will oversee the investigation of commissioner Roger Goodell and how the league handled the domestic violence situation involving former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice. Meanwhile,…