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Report: Rice Told Goodell He Punched Fiancee In The Face

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Undated) -- It's possible that NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell knew months ago that Ray Rice punched his then-fiancee in an Atlantic City casino elevator. ESPN's "Outside the Lines" cites a source who says Rice told Goodell on June 16th that he hit Janay Palmer in the face and knocked her unconscious, saying he was sorry…

Pistorius Guilty Of Culpable Homicide

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Pretoria) -- South African sprinter Oscar PIstorius could be headed to prison for culpable homicide. That is how a judge ruled this morning in the high-profile case against Pistorius for the fatal shooting of his girlfriend Reeva Steenkamp. The judge said yesterday the state had not proved that "the Blade Runner" was guilty of premeditated…

Focused Ravens shut down Steelers

Posted On September 12, 2014

Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork.com) - The Baltimore Ravens channeled their emotions during a turbulent week off the field into a dominant one on it, as they crushed the rival Pittsburgh Steelers, 26-6, on Thursday night. Joe Flacco threw a pair of touchdown passes to Owen Daniels, Justin Tucker kicked four field goals and Baltimore forced three…

Report: Audio contains Ferry’s remarks

Posted On September 11, 2014

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - A newspaper says it has obtained audio of Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry making racially charged comments about NBA player Luol Deng. The partial recording of a June 6 conference call was posted online Thursday evening by the Atlanta Journal-Constitution.Speaking to Hawks ownership and management, Ferry says of Deng: "He's…

Marlins’ Stanton hit in face by pitch

Posted On September 11, 2014

Milwaukee, WI (SportsNetwork.com) - Miami Marlins right fielder Giancarlo Stanton left Thursday's game after being struck in the face by a pitch from Milwaukee Brewers starter Mike Fiers. Stanton was drilled flush in the left side of his face in the top of the fifth inning and was bleeding as he was lifted onto a…