Philadelphia’s Chinatown residents fear a proposed NBA arena could threaten their existence

Xu Lin, a restaurant owner, said that when he immigrated to the US with his family as a teenager, Philadelphia’s Chinatown provided them with jobs and housing. And today, he says, it continues to be a refuge for his family from him and other immigrants trying to put down roots in the city. “There was …

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Texas QB battle: Steve Sarkisian ‘excited’ as Quinn Ewers, Hudson Card gear up for high-profile competition

Texas coach Steve Sarkisian met with reporters on Tuesday as the 2022 season rapidly approaches, and of course he addressed the high-profile battle under center entering fall camp for the Longhorns. Sophomore Hudson Card and redshirt freshman Quinn Ewers will be duking it out for the starting job, and Sarkisian expressed his excitement over the …

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NHL Free Agency News: Making a case to bring Evan Rodrigues to Colorado

As most stories as of late on this site have been, all roads lead back to Nazem Kadri. It seems all but official that the Avs’ former second-line center is headed to Long Island. It leaves a big gap in the Avs lineup, including a loss of 35 goals and 67 assists in the regular …

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Andrey Rublev Proves Himself Wrong In Washington Opener | ATP Tours

Despite being the top seed at the Citi Open, Andrey Rublev was not expecting a long stay in Washington, DC, once he learned that #NextGenATP star Jack Draper was his opening opponent. But with a nothing-to-lose mindset, Rublev dominated the Briton on Tuesday in a 6-4, 6-2 victory that enabled him to conserve energy during …

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Chelsea Gray Behind-the-Back Inbounds Pass Video, Breakdown

WNBA superstar Chelsea Gray dished out a successful no-look, behind-the-back inbounds pass on Sunday. The Las Vegas Aces point guard smoothly connected with teammate Jackie Young for an easy two points. The four-time WNBA All-Star — dubbed the “Point Gawd” — finished the contest with a game-high seven assists. loading Something is loading. Chelsea Gray …

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‘Rafael Nadal surprised me with..’ says young gun

Rafael Nadal returned to Wimbledon this year after skipping the previous edition in 2021. It was Nadal’s first official match since the Roland Garros final, and the Spaniard struggled to find his rhythm. Rafa prevailed over Franciscso Cerundolo 6-4, 6-3, 3-6, 6-4 in three hours and 33 minutes for a place in the second round. …

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Braves To Acquire Raisel Iglesias

The Braves pulled off a massive buzzer-beater just before the deadline, acquiring closer Raisel Iglesias from the Angels in exchange for pitching prospect Tucker-Davidson and righty Jesse Chavezreports Robert Murray of FanSided (twitter link). Ken Rosenthal of The Athletic tweet that the Braves will pay the remainder of Iglesias’ contract — a four-year, $58MM deal …

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Suns’ Jae Crowder states, “I believe it’s time for a change” in cryptic Tweet

When players in the National Basketball Association send out cryptic tweets, it’s difficult not to presume purpose. With considerable uncertainty ahead, particularly in light of the Kevin Durant scenario, the players who are assets required for the Phoenix Suns to acquire the Brooklyn Nets star are all uneasy. Everyone is waiting with bated breath to …

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Michigan State basketball hires Jon Borovich as director of recruiting operations

Michigan State basketball officially has a point person for all things recruiting again. The Spartans on Monday announced the hiring of Jon Borovich as the program’s new director of recruiting operations, a role that has been vacant since Mark Montgomery was promoted to an assistant-coaching position last October. A former MSU graduate assistant …

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Confident Jerry Jones content to ‘give these young guys the incentive’ to take spots in Dallas Cowboys’ depleted receiver unit

OXNARD, Calif. — In the aftermath of losing James Washington to a fractured right foot, the Dallas Cowboys will not pursue any veteran wide receivers available in free agency, like Odell Beckham Jr. or Emmanuel Sanders, or look to add one through a potential trade. At least for the moment. “Let’s give these young guys …

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