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Daily Archives: 8th February 2018

49ers make QB Jimmy Garoppolo highest-paid player in NFL history: reports

The San Francisco 49ers and quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo have agreed to a five-year, $ 137.5 million contract Thursday that makes him the highest-paid player in NFL history on an average-per-year basis, according to multiple reports. NFL.com was first to report the news of the signing Thursday morning, and the deal will include the largest three-year cash total for a new ...

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Hornets' Kemba Walker replaces Kristaps Porzingis on Team LeBron for All-Star 2018

NEW YORK — Charlotte Hornets guard Kemba Walker has been named by NBA Commissioner Adam Silver to replace injured New York Knicks forward/center Kristaps Porzingis on Team LeBron in the 2018 NBA All-Star Game, which will be played on Sunday, Feb. 18 at Staples Center in Los Angeles (8 p.m. ET; TNT/ESPN Radio). In addition, 2018 NBA All-Star Andre Drummond of ...

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UW Regents approve new contracts for Badgers coach Chryst, assistants

MADISON, Wis. — The University of Wisconsin System Board of Regents has approved new contracts for coach Paul Chryst and two top assistants following a school-record 13-win season. More Badgers coverage Amended employment and additional compensation agreements were approved Thursday for Chryst along with offensive coordinator Joe Rudolph and defensive coordinator Jim L… FOX Sports Digital

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Former NBA assistant coach R.J. Adelman dies after being struck by vehicle

R.J. Adelman, a former NBA assistant coach and the son of longtime NBA coach Rick Adelman, died after being struck by a moving vehicle while crossing the street on Feb. 2 in Houston. He was 44 years old. The death was confirmed by a spokesman for the Houston police, <a href="https://www.usatoday.com/story/sports/nba/2018/02/08/ex-nba-assistant-coach-adelman-ki… CBSSports.com NBA Headlines

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NASCAR clarifies guidelines for at-track team rosters

NASCAR clarified the guidelines for the new team roster requirements on Thursday. In Section 7.7 of the NASCAR Rule Book the sanctioning body outlined the regulations for team members at the track. Team Rosters must be submitted by each team, OEM and engine builder before each race. Each team must fill out an Event Roster Submission form—with the member’s name, ...

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Mercury to open 2018 season at home vs. Dallas on May 18

PHOENIX –– The Phoenix Mercury will tip off their 22nd season on Friday, May 18, hosting the Dallas Wings at Talking Stick Resort Arena. The Mercury’s schedule, announced Thursday, features nine of the team’s final 11 games at home – including the final five. The season will conclude on Aug. 19 – a compressed schedule to accommodate the 2018 World ...

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