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Tulowitzki has hip surgery

Posted On August 15, 2014

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Colorado Rockies announced that shortstop Troy Tulowitzki underwent successful surgery Friday to repair a torn labrum in his left hip. The procedure was performed in Vail, Colorado by Dr. Marc Philippon. The Rockies expect Tulowitzki's recovery to be approximately five months, which would have the 2014 National League All-Star ready…

Kings sign Bhullar

Posted On August 15, 2014

Sacramento, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Sacramento Kings made history on Friday, signing massive center Sim Bhullar to a contract. Terms of the deal were not immediately disclosed.Bhullar, a native of Toronto, Ontario, became the first player of Indian descent to sign an NBA contract. The 7-foot-5 project, who spent two seasons playing college basketball at…

Notre Dame dismisses four starters for academic fraud

Posted On August 15, 2014

South Bend, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - According to multiple media reports, four projected starters have been dismissed from Notre Dame's football program after an internal investigation revealed academic fraud. Wide receiver DaVaris Daniels, defensive back KeiVarae Russell, defensive lineman Ishaq Williams and linebacker Kendall Moore are reportedly the players in question. It is not known at…

Chiefs WR Bowe suspended 1 game

Posted On August 15, 2014

Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - Kansas City Chiefs wide receiver Dwayne Bowe has been suspended one game for violating the league's substance abuse policy, the team announced Friday. Bowe was arrested for speeding and marijuana possession on Nov. 10, 2013. He pled guilty in April to two lesser charges and paid $610 in fines and…

‘Grieving’ Stewart won’t return to racing until ready

Posted On August 15, 2014

Brooklyn, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Representatives from Stewart-Haas Racing said during a press conference on Friday at Michigan International Speedway that Tony Stewart is "grieving" over the death of Kevin Ward Jr. and its undetermined when Stewart will be back in a race car. "Tony is surrounded right now by his closest friends and family," said…