Trevor Bauer Files Lawsuit Against Woman Accusing Him of Sexual Assault

Editor’s note: This story contains graphic accounts of domestic violence and sexual assault. If you or someone you know is a survivor of sexual assault or domestic violence, contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233. LOS ANGELES (AP) – Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer sued the woman who … Read more

Washington Commanders to be investigated by Virginia attorney general

In the aftermath of an explosive letter detailing alleged financial improprieties by the Commandersthe Virginia attorney general’s office has announced it will open an investigation into the organization, according to multiple reports. Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares informed Washington of the decision on Monday, and requested “full cooperation and transparency” during their inquiry, per ESPN. … Read more

Aaliyah Gayles, USC recruit who survived shooting, signs LOI

Elite women’s basketball recruit Aaliyah Gayles, who was shot 10 times at a house party in Las Vegas on April 16, signed a national letter of intent Monday to USC, the school announced Monday. “Aaliyah is one of the most talented, athletically gifted basketball players I’ve known,” Trojans coach Lindsay Gottlieb said in a statement. … Read more

Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave extended through April 29

Editor’s note: This story contains graphic accounts of domestic violence and sexual assault. If you or someone you know is a survivor of sexual assault or domestic violence, contact the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673 or the Domestic Violence Hotline at 1-800-799-7233. Once again, Trevor Bauer’s administrative leave has been extended, this time through … Read more

Jay Wright retires: Villanova basketball coach ends career

Villanova men’s basketball coach Jay Wright is retiring, according to multiple reports. The Athletic’s Shams Charania was the first to report that retirement was likely. Wright, 60, had wrestled with the decision privately throughout the offseason, sources with knowledge of the situation tell Sports Illustrated. Eventually, the Hall of Fame coach elected to move on, … Read more

Tributes pour in for Sky Sports’ Nigel Pearson following his death at the age of 52 | Darts News

Sky Sports commentator Nigel Pearson died at the age of 52 on Friday “All Nigel wanted to know was whether he was doing Dublin and Belfast,” Sky Sports’ darts producer Rory Hopkins said as he led the tributes to Nigel Pearson, who died aged 52 on Good Friday. Pearson commented as part of Sky Sports’ … Read more

Alabama’s first-ever black players honored outside Bryant-Denny

Vasha Hunt / AP TUSCALOOSA, Ala. (AP) – John Mitchell and Wilbur Jackson already had their place in Alabama football history. Now, the Crimson Tide’s first Black players also share a prominent spot outside Bryant-Denny Stadium. The university unveiled a plaque honoring Jackson and Mitchell Saturday in a ceremony before the current passing end-of-spring A-Day … Read more