7:15 PM: The New York Post's Page Six reports that Bob Costas' bout of pinkeye during the Sochi Olympics was caused by a botched Botox procedure. NBC Sports replied that there was "zero truth" to the report.
7:00 PM: Oakland Raiders owner Mark Davis said about interest from Portland & other cities about hosting his team: "Good to know people want us, right?" But Davis also added that staying in Oakland was his "Plan A".
6:30 PM: A hearing on whether former Saints player Darren Sharper should be returned to New Orleans to face rape charges has been continued to next Thursday. Sharper is currently in jail in Los Angeles facing additional rape charges.
6:15 PM: Michael Elliot, a convicted killer who escaped a prison in Ionia, Michigan before being re-captured in Indiana, told investigators that he chose to escape on Super Bowl Sunday thinking the guards might be distracted by the game.
5:45 PM: South Carolina basketball coach Frank Martin said about being suspended from Saturday's game against Mississippi State for swearing at a player during Tuesday's game against Florida: "You have heard me talk about maturity a lot this year. I think it's time I started maturing, too."
4:15 PM: Saturday's IBF junior middleweight title bout at the MGM Grand has been canceled as title holder Carlos Amado Molina remains jailed in Las Vegas. Molina was arrested Tuesday on warrants of failing to register as a sex offender in Wisconsin.
4:00 PM: Washington Wizards player John Wall posted that he's trying to help Miyah, a five-year-old girl with cancer, get a pink wig from singer Nicki Minaj. And Minaj responded: "Hi Miyah!!!! Let's see what we can come up with for a pretty little princess. ;)"
|← previous entries|