Mike Trout foot surgery for neuroma

ANAHEIM — Angels superstar Mike Trout’s 2019 season is over. The center fielder will undergo surgery on his right foot to remove the Morton’s neuroma he’s been dealing with for about a month, the Angels announced Sunday. Trout, an eight-time All-Star and two-time American League MVP, hadn’t been in the ANAHEIM — Angels superstar Mike Trout’s 2019 season is over. The center fielder will undergo surgery on his right foot to remove the Morton’s neuroma he’s been dealing with for about a month, the Angels announced Sunday. Trout, an eight-time…

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NBA 2K partners with league for new championship

NBA 2K game developer Take-Two Interactive, the NBA, the National Basketball Players Association and ESL will launch the NBA 2K20 Global Championship, which will feature more than $100,000 in prize money, in October, the four companies announced Tuesday. The multievent circuit will feature both online and offline events and will run from October to February, which aligns with the offseason for the NBA 2K League, which ran from April to August this year. NBA 2K20 was released on Sept. 6. “We’re excited to partner with the NBA, NBPA and ESL…

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Is the NHLPA’s path of least resistance the right one?

The happiest person on Monday, after the NHL Players’ Association announced it wasn’t reopening the current collective bargaining agreement, wasn’t a fan or a player or an owner or a writer, although we all experienced varying degrees of elation at the previously foreign concept of labor peace in the NHL. No, the happiest person was NHL commissioner Gary Bettman. The NHLPA blinked. Its decision not to reopen the CBA, which would have moved up its expiration date to September 2020 and accelerated the timeline for negotiations, confirms two things for…

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RCR to release Hemric following 2019 season

Richard Childress Racing announced Hemric’s departure Tuesday with the following statement: “Richard Childress Racing has exercised its option and will release Daniel Hemric as the driver of the No. 8 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Camaro ZL1 effective at the conclusion of the 2019 NASCAR race season.  “Daniel is very talented driver and an outstanding person. We’d like to thank him for his commitment and dedication to RCR the past three years and wish him continued success in the future endeavors. Additional information on RCR’s Cup program will be announced…

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Unfiltered Episode 325: Uriah Hall and Brett Okamoto

First, ESPN’s Brett Okamoto calls in to talk about the news he’s broke about UFC 244, including whether there will actually be a BMF belt for the winner of the Diaz vs Masvidal fight. He also relays some behind-the-scenes info about what went down between Colby Covington and Kamaru Usman. Then, Jim calls in from the road to talk about Gaethje’s win, Tyron Woodley’s latest comments about Colby Covington and if he’d like to play a vampire in a movie. Finally, Uriah Hall calls in fresh off of his massive…

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We can win again in 2019

Ferrari boss Mattia Binotto has dismissed suggestions his team will be unable to add to the victories claimed in Belgium and Italy. Ferrari capitalised on its outright engine advantage to win the high-speed races at Spa-Francorchamps at Monza. Charles Leclerc claimed victory on both occasions, with the latter being Ferrari’s first Italian Grand Prix victory since 2010. The Italian team had failed to win in 2019 until those two races despite glimpses of competitive pace, which highlighted issues with the design of its current car. Binotto is convinced the remaining…

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