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Floyd Mayweather Gives Interview With Police Over Murder-Suicide

Posted On December 11, 2014

(Undated) -- Police now have boxer Floyd Mayweather Jr.'s account of the murder-suicide of dancer Stephanie Moseley and her husband, aspiring rapper Earl Hayes. According to TMZ, police sources say Mayweather confirmed reports that he was speaking with Hayes through the video chat app, FaceTime, as the incident went down on Monday. During a two-hour…

Newton: Lucky To Be Alive After Rollover Accident

Posted On December 11, 2014

(Charlotte, NC) -- Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton says he is lucky to be alive after a rollover car accident earlier this week. Newton says he thinks a higher power must have been looking out for him.   Newton suffered two small fractures in his lower back after another driver pulled out in front of…

Red Sox send Cespedes to Detroit for Porcello

Posted On December 11, 2014

San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The Boston Red Sox have traded outfielder Yoenis Cespedes and a pair of minor leaguers to the Detroit Tigers for right-handed pitcher Rick Porcello. "We're thrilled to be adding an All-Star to our team in Yoenis Cespedes," said Tigers president, CEO and general manager David Dombrowski. "Cespedes is a dynamic…

Sixers send Davies to Brooklyn for Kirilenko

Posted On December 11, 2014

Brooklyn, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The Philadelphia 76ers have acquired veteran forward Andrei Kirilenko from the Brooklyn Nets in exchange for forward Brandon Davies. In addition, the Sixers also obtained guard Jorge Gutierrez, a 2020 second- round draft pick and the right to trade second-round choices in 2018.Kirilenko has appeared in just seven games for the…

Report: Dodgers To Deal Kemp To Padres

Posted On December 11, 2014

(San Diego, CA) -- The Los Angeles Dodgers continue to reshape their roster at baseball's Winter Meetings. The "San Diego Union-Tribune" reports the Dodgers have agreed to a deal that would send superstar outfielder Matt Kemp down the coast to the NL West-rival Padres. L.A. will add catcher Tim Federowicz to the deal and receive…