National Sports

Orioles’ Davis suspended for amphetamine use

Posted On September 12, 2014

New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - Baltimore Orioles first baseman Chris Davis has been suspended 25 games by Major League Baseball after testing positive for an amphetamine. The ban started Friday and will run through any postseason games the Orioles play. Baltimore began the weekend with a 10-game lead in the American League East with 17…

Hawks GM Ferry takes leave of absence

Posted On September 12, 2014

Atlanta, GA (SportsNetwork.com) - Atlanta Hawks general manager Danny Ferry is taking a leave of absence after making controversial remarks about NBA player Luol Deng. Hawks CEO Steve Koonin said Friday that Ferry requested an indefinite leave of absence. Head coach Mike Budenholzer will take over the basketball operations department. Ferry has come under fire…

Ray McDonald Domestic Court Date Delayed

Posted On September 12, 2014

(San Jose, CA) -- Prosecutors say the San Francisco 49ers player recently arrested in connection with an alleged case of domestic violence will not be in court on Monday. They've asked the judge to schedule a hearing for Ray McDonald at a later date as their investigation continues. The district attorney's office has yet to…

Investigation Complete Into Death Of Kevin Ward Jr.

Posted On September 12, 2014

(Canandaigua, NY) -- The investigation into the death of race car driver Kevin Ward Jr. is complete. The Ontario County Sheriff's office says evidence has been submitted to the District Attorney's Office for review. A statement on recommended actions in the case is expected late next week. Ward Jr. was hit and killed by the…

Investigation Into Stewart’s Fatal Sprint Car Incident Complete

Posted On September 12, 2014

(MotorRacingNetwork.com) - The Ontario County (N.Y.) Sheriff’s Office announced Thursday that it has completed its investigation into the Aug. 9 sprint car accident between Tony Stewart and Kevin Ward Jr. that killed Ward. “The entire thorough investigation, including a forensic video enhancement recently received from the New York State Police Laboratory in Albany, has been…