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Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 10:38 PM EDT

Texas Man Wins Bet to Name Son Tiger Thanks to Masters Win

Texas Man Wins Bet to Name Son Tiger Thanks to Masters Win

A Dallas man is still riding high over Tiger Woods's victory at The Masters — even more than you might expect. He bet his pregnant fiancé he could name his son Tiger if Tiger won the tournament. Trey Little is...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 11:29 PM EDT

Celtics Ahead 3-0 in Series After Beating Pacers 104-96

Celtics Ahead 3-0 in Series After Beating Pacers 104-96

Jaylen Brown scored 23 points and Kyrie Irving added 19 to help the Boston Celtics beat the Indiana Pacers 104-96 on Friday night for a 3-0 lead in the first-round series. The Celtics can close out the Eastern...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 10:22 PM EDT

Maple Leafs Edge Bruins 2-1 in Game 5

Maple Leafs Edge Bruins 2-1 in Game 5

Auston Matthews broke a scoreless tie in the third period, Kasperi Kapanen added another goal and the Toronto Maple Leafs hung on the beat the Boston Bruins 2-1 Friday to take a 3-2 lead in their first-round...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 06:44 PM EDT

Dented Lombardi Trophy Makes Appearance at Maine State House

Dented Lombardi Trophy Makes Appearance at Maine State House

The Vince Lombardi Trophy earned by the New England Patriots for their Super Bowl LIII victory over the Los Angeles Rams, made a special appearance at the Maine State House on Friday. Shiny, gleaming and with a...

Friday, Apr 19, 2019 at 11:02 AM EDT

UNC's Hatchell Resigns After Findings From Program Review

UNC's Hatchell Resigns After Findings From Program Review

North Carolina women's basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell had built a Hall of Fame career over more than three decades with the Tar Heels, including a national championship and becoming the Atlantic Coast...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 11:52 PM EDT

Attorneys Accuse Police, Prosecutors of Leaking Kraft Video

Attorneys Accuse Police, Prosecutors of Leaking Kraft Video

Attorneys for two of the women charged in a Florida prostitution sting asked a judge on Thursday to hold police and prosecutors in contempt of court following reports that someone was shopping around undercover...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 09:18 PM EDT

Red Sox Place Dustin Pedroia on IL

Red Sox Place Dustin Pedroia on IL

Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia will be placed on the 10-day injured list after feeling pain and irritation in his left knee, effective Thursday. Pedroia, 35, started the season on the IL with...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 06:40 PM EDT

Add David Price to List of Red Sox Players Who Won't Visit White House

Add David Price to List of Red Sox Players Who Won't Visit White House

David Price didn't give much of a reason, but we know he won't be joining the Red Sox in Washington, D.C. on May 9.

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 03:43 PM EDT

FIFA Backs English Players' Social Media Boycott Over Racism

FIFA Backs English Players' Social Media Boycott Over Racism

FIFA is backing a 24-hour social media boycott by professional players in England in a protest against racial abuse and revealed plans for a new global campaign to eradicate discrimination in soccer. Following...

Thursday, Apr 18, 2019 at 02:58 PM EDT

The List and Cost of Players the Patriots Should Acquire

The List and Cost of Players the Patriots Should Acquire

With the NFL draft next week, there’s still time for the Patriots to address the positions not only with some of their 12 selections, but via trade. Randy Moss was acquired on the day of the draft once upon a...

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