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Eagles Fan Celebrates, Enters Concussion Protocol

There may not be a more enthusiastic fan base anywhere in sports, as there are in Philadelphia. After the Eagles 38-7 NFC Championship win over the Vikings on Sunday night, fans to the streets to celebrate, even though the city greased up light poles, so fans could not climb them. One fan found a pole on a subway platform and …

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Olympic star Aly Raisman in court to face abuser Larry Nassar

ABC News(LANSING, Mich.) — Olympic gymnastics star Aly Raisman showed up in a Michigan courtroom Friday to face down Larry Nassar, the former doctor who molested her and scores of other elite female athletes. Raisman, 23, appeared in Ingram County Circuit Court in Lansing and took a seat in the courtroom gallery, just feet away from the Nassar. Initially, a …

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Scoreboard roundup — 1/19/18

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — Here are the latest scores from today’s sports events: NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION Final Cleveland 104 Orlando 103 Final Philadelphia 89 Boston 80 Final Houston 116 Minnesota 98 Final Portland 100 Indiana 86 NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE Final OT New Jersey 4 Washington 3 Final SO Columbus 2 Dallas 1 Final OT Philadelphia 3 Toronto 2 Final Boston 5 …

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USA Gymnastics cuts ties with Karolyi Ranch training facility

Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images for Hilton(NEW YORK) — USA Gymnastics on Thursday announced that it will cut ties with the Karolyi Ranch, the training ground for the country’s elite gymnasts and one of the sites where former team doctor Larry Nassar sexually assaulted gymnasts. “It has been my intent to terminate this agreement since I began as president and …

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Minnesota Vikings fans donate more than $150,000 to Saints punter Thomas Morstead’s charity

Moussa81/iStock/Thinkstock(NEW ORLEANS) — After his team’s loss to the Minnesota Vikings in the NFL playoffs, New Orleans Saints punter Thomas Morstead has learned how “ridiculous” Vikings fans are. Through Thursday morning, Vikings fans had donated more than $150,000 to Morstead’s “What You Give Will Grow” charity, the latest in a string of NFL fan bases showing appreciation for opposing players. …

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Olympic gymnastics star McKayla Maroney demands justice against Larry Nassar

iStock/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — She was not present in the courtroom but Olympic gymnastics star McKayla Maroney’s words rang powerful and clear to the former doctor she says molested her at the age of 13. Maroney, a multiple Olympic gold medalist and member of the famed “Fierce Five” at the 2012 London Olympic games, allowed her victim impact statement to be …

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Retired Tennis Star James Blake to Run in Sunday’s NYC Marathon

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The retired tennis star mistakenly handcuffed by New York City police is returning to the city for this Sunday’s marathon. James Blake had planned to run the New York City marathon long before he was mistaken for a credit card fraud suspect and slammed to a Manhattan sidewalk by an undercover cop. “I’m probably going …

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Retired Tennis Star James Blake to Run in Sunday’s NYC Marathon

Maddie Meyer/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The retired tennis star mistakenly handcuffed by New York City police is returning to the city for this Sunday’s marathon. James Blake had planned to run the New York City marathon long before he was mistaken for a credit card fraud suspect and slammed to a Manhattan sidewalk by an undercover cop. “I’m probably going …

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Freddies to take on Sparta Highland

With tournament play creeping its way up the Fredericktown Freddies are trying to snap out of a funk. The Freddies boys basketball team has lost three straight games going into a road matchup with Sparta Highland Friday. Fredericktown scored just 28 points in a loss versus Loudonville that started the streak and they then fell to Cardington on a buzzer …

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Arck wins a pair of awards

Alex Arck has been the backbone of the Mount Vernon Boys Basketball season and that continued in losses to Delaware Hayes and Olentangy. Arck, for his efforts has been named the Alicie’s Action Figure Frenzy Player of the game for both games. In the loss to Hayes Arck helped the Jackets to a four point halftime lead in an eventual …

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