National Sports

Giguere announces retirement

Posted On August 21, 2014

Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Jean-Sebastien Giguere, who patrolled NHL creases for 16 seasons and spent last year as a backup with the Colorado Avalanche, announced his retirement on Thursday. "On behalf of the Colorado Avalanche, I would like to congratulate Jean- Sebastien on an outstanding hockey career. His achievements speak for themselves, from winning the…

Under Armour Makes Massive Offer To Durant

Posted On August 21, 2014

(Baltimore, MD) -- Under Armour is making a major play to lure NBA MVP Kevin Durant away from Nike. ESPN reports the Baltimore-based athletic wear maker is offering Durant a ten-year deal to endorse its products. The deal is reportedly worth upwards of 285-million dollars. Word of the massive offer comes as Under Armour begins…

Minnesota’s Maya Moore Named WNBA MVP

Posted On August 21, 2014

(New York, NY) -- Minnesota Lynx star Maya Moore is the WNBA's Most Valuable Player. Last year's runner up beat out Phoenix Mercury guard Diana Taurasi in this year's balloting, receiving 35 first-place votes to just two for Taurasi. Moore averaged a league high 23.9 points this season, leading Minnesota to a 25-and-9 record and…

Reports: Bell, Blount busted for marijuana possession

Posted On August 21, 2014

Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Pittsburgh Steelers running backs Le'Veon Bell and LeGarrette Blount face charges of marijuana possession and Bell faces an additional charge of DUI, according to multiple media outlets. The two ball carriers and an unidentified female were arrested after Ross Township Police in Pittsburgh smelled the scent of marijuana coming from a…

No More Evidence Of Cancer In Jim Kelly

Posted On August 20, 2014

(Orchard Park, NY) -- Doctors treating Hall of Fame quarterback Jim Kelly say there is no longer evidence of cancer in the former Buffalo Bills star. The 54-year-old had a follow-up screening this week, three months after completing several rounds of radiation and chemotherapy. Kelly will have more tests in the next week to determine…