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Report: Peterson hearing set for Monday

Posted On November 13, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Adrian Peterson could be moving closer towards a return to the field, though the embattled Minnesota Vikings running back will have to wait at least one more week to do so. The NFL has scheduled Peterson's hearing for reinstatement from the Commissioner's Exempt list for Monday at 2 p.m. ET, NFL.com reported Thursday.Peterson,…

Report: Taveras drunk at time of crash

Posted On November 13, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - St. Louis Cardinals rookie Oscar Taveras had a blood- alcohol level five times the legal limit when he lost control of his car in a fatal crash last month, according to a report. The Cardinals said in a statement Wednesday evening they were aware of the news report but had not received any…

Kershaw, Kluber win Cy Young Awards

Posted On November 13, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Los Angeles Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw was a unanimous and unsurprising choice to win his second consecutive National League Cy Young Award and third in four years. All the drama in Wednesday night's announcements came in the American League race, which was won by rising star Corey Kluber of the Cleveland Indians in…

Clippers’ Griffin faces battery charge

Posted On November 13, 2014

Las Vegas, NV (SportsNetwork.com) - Online court records show Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin is facing a charge of misdemeanor battery in Las Vegas. The charge stems from an alleged altercation with a man using a camera inside a Las Vegas nightclub last month, TMZ and the Los Angeles Times reported on Wednesday evening.Las…

Stiviano Loses Countersuit Over Sterling Issues

Posted On November 13, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- The woman who helped bring the downfall of former Los Angeles Clippers owner Donald Sterling is taking another loss in court. A judge dismissed the remaining civil allegations filed by V. Stiviano Tuesday in a countersuit to Shelly Sterling's lawsuit against Stiviano. The judge ruled Stiviano isn't really a public figure…