Report: Gronkowski threatened retirement over proposed trade to Lions

Sunday night’s showdown between the New England Patriots and Detroit Lions just got a little more interesting. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, the teams were close to completing a massive trade that would’ve seen All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski become a Lion earlier this off-season. Gronkowski was not happy about the idea of being dealt […]

Canadiens sign Paul Byron to 4-year contract extension

The Montreal Canadiens have signed forward Paul Byron to a four-year contract extension with an average annual value of $3.4 million, the club announced Sunday. The Canadiens have signed forward Paul Byron to a 4-year contract extension (AAV of $3.4M) through the 2022-23 season. #GoHabsGo pic.twitter.com/WKcjND98cT — Canadiens Montréal (@CanadiensMTL) September 23, 2018 The 29-year-old […]

West Ham ends Chelsea’s perfect start to Premier League season

LONDON — West Ham ended Chelsea’s perfect start to the Premier League season as the London clubs played out a 0-0 draw on Sunday. Chelsea had recorded five wins in its first five games but, after a tiring trip to Greece midweek to play in the Europa League, Maurizio Sarri’s team never really got going […]

Report: Rockets, 76ers among suitors for Jimmy Butler

As if the hoopla that comes with media day isn’t enough, it appears a Jimmy Butler trade is likely to happen any day now. According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor has made it clear to GM Scott Layden and president of basketball operations/head coach Tom Thibodeau that Butler is to be […]