Braves’ Mike Soroka needs exploratory surgery on injured Achilles

Atlanta Braves right-hander Mike Soroka suffered another setback in his recovery from a torn Achilles tendon he suffered last August. This is more worrying than the reported shoulder inflammation he encountered in April that was to keep him out at least in early June. Speak Associated press (h / t ESPN) and the MLB website, […]

Victor Oladipo to undergo end-of-season quadruple tendon surgery

Heat keep Victor Oladipo will undergo surgery on the same right quadriceps tendon that he ruptured in 2019, the team announced today (via Twitter). The proceedings will end Oladipo’s season and there is no timetable for his return, according to the club. It’s a disappointing turn of events for Oladipo and for the Heat, who […]

Could Simona Halep miss the French Open with a calf injury?

Simona Halep started this week’s Italian Open n ° 3 in the WTA rankings and a favorite to win the French Open 2021. That may have changed, however, after the 29-year-old suffered a disturbing injury on Wednesday. Speak WTA website, Halep beat Angelique Kerber 6-1 in the first set of their match, but was unable […]

Kraken signs first player in franchise history

The Seattle Kraken have their Reid duke. The all-new NHL franchise signed the first player in franchise history, inking Luke henman to a three-year entry-level contract. Henman was originally drafted by the Carolina Hurricanes in 2018 but was never signed, making him an unrestricted free agent. Kraken GM Ron Francis was actually already part of […]

Vanessa Bryant to speak in honor of Kobe at HOF ceremony

This year’s Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame induction ceremony is sure to present a wide range of emotions, and Kobe Bryant’s wife Vanessa will experience it firsthand when her late husband is enshrined. Vanessa Bryant will deliver a speech in honor of Kobe at the ceremony on Saturday, according to Shams Charania of The […]

Overview of 2021-2022 opt-out clauses and player options

Next year’s Free Agent Class is a legitimately starred group, although it only focuses on real free agents who will come to market due to service time or an expiring contract. But the class has the potential to grow even stronger depending on the game in this year’s Veterans Collection that has exclusion clauses and […]

Joe Maddon talks about the release of Albert Pujols by Angels

Los Angeles Angels manager Joe Maddon addressed the team releasing Albert Pujols last week, comparing it to a sad but ultimately necessary divorce. “Divorce is difficult”, he said on The Starkville podcast with Jayson Stark and Doug Glanville. “It’s hard. There’s never a good time to take action. … Sometimes it just has to happen […]