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The NBA announced today that Philadelphia 76ers guard-forward Ben Simmons was unanimously named to the 2017-18 NBA All-Rookie First Team after receiving first-place votes on all 100 ballots from a global panel of sportswriters and broadcasters.
Simmons is the 15th player in franchise history to...
The games aren’t getting any easier for the Orlando Pride.
Orlando is unbeaten during its past five matches and notched franchise-first wins over Portland and Chicago during a three-match road swing. The Pride (3-2-3, 12 points) haven’t played at home since April 28 and still are in third place...
There was plenty of blame to go around following the UCF baseball team’s 8-4 loss to the East Carolina Pirates during Tuesday’s opening round of the American Athletic Conference Tournament.
The Knights squandered an early lead with some poor pitching. The offense couldn’t capitalize on some ECU...
Stéfano Pinho’s debut for Orlando City was unforgettable.After an MVP season with NASL side Miami FC, Pinho was given a shot in MLS. He worked all preseason for a chance to shine in a game, and in Orlando City’s season opener against D.C. United, the striker was the hero. He scored a stoppage time...
When Danica Patrick drives her final race in the Indy 500 on Sunday, she'll certainly be the only competitor with a Lego statue in her image.
While that won't help her win IndyCar's biggest race, it does speak to Patrick's popularity. Maybe she wasn't a rousing success behind the wheel in open...
SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Social media is finding little to like about the likeness on a plaque honoring retired soccer champion Brandi Chastain.
The Bay Area Sports Hall of Fame in San Francisco unveiled the plaque on Monday night. Chastain said, "It's not the most flattering. But it's nice."
UCF baseball coach Greg Lovelady said last week a win or two in this week’s American Athletic Conference Tournament would help him sleep easier as NCAA Tournament Selection Monday approaches.
After Day 1 of the conference tourney, Lovelady will have to remain restless.
The Knights dropped their...
Donald Trump seems to be all in the Fast Lane of Sports. He wants to Make NASCAR Great Again.
Good luck with that amigo. That said, he keeps trying to prop up a sport that is on the ropes, unfortunately for those at the home base in Daytona Beach and beyond.
"This lively sport reflects our national...
Given that, will the Orlando Magic tell their dancers to take a hike?
A team spokesman did not want to address the topic on Tuesday. But I got the distinct...
Miami is expected to be included in the NFL’s newly conceived four-city Super Bowl rotation, according to a report on ProFootballTalk.com, along with Las Vegas, Los Angeles and either Arizona or New Orleans.
That’s good news for the Dolphins and the Miami Super Bowl Host Committee, because the...