Joey Chestnut dealing with injury ahead of Nathan’s Famous Hot Dog Eating Contest

During Friday’s weigh-in for the contest captured by Fox News Digital, the 235-pounder was on crutches and had his right leg wrapped in a black cast below the knee.

Nightengale's Notebook: The inside story of where Freddie Freeman's free agency went wrong

The former MVP signed with the Dodgers in the offseason, a shocking departure that has become more dramatic in the past few weeks.

What channel is the hot dog eating contest on today? Time, TV schedule for Nathan's 2022

The most famous competitive eating event in America — and, therefore, the world — is back. The Nathan's Hot Dog Eating Contest, returning to its iconic home on Coney Island for the first time since 2019, will once again pit massive favorites Joey Chestnut and Miki Sudo against the field in the men's and women's competitions, respectively. This year...

Gennadiy Golovkin trainer 'not worried' about GGG's age (40) going into Canelo Alvarez fight

One common theme going into the third fight between Canelo Alvarez and Gennadiy Golovkin on September 17 is Triple-G’s age, 40. Of course, it’s natural to wonder whether Golovkin has declined, particularly because he has seemed at least somewhat vulnerable in recent…

Brett Favre has blunt take on Davante Adams

The Green Bay Packers’ world was shocked when Davante Adams forced a trade to the Las Vegas Raiders after the team re-signed quarterback Aaron Rodgers. You can include Packers legend Brett Favre in the list of those who were surprised. While the Packers attempted to lock up both Rodgers and Adams in long-term deals this Read more... The post Brett Favre has blunt take on Davante Adams appeared first on The Comeback: Today’s Top Sports Stories &...

Formula One salutes FIA and 'halo' for saving two lives at Silverstone

In a season of technical strife and tension, Formula One united on Monday and saluted the sport's ruling body and its 'halo' device for saving two lives in horrific accidents during the British Grand Prix. In a spectacular race won by Ferrari's Carlos Sainz, Chinese rookie Zhou Guanyu survived a high-speed opening lap crash in which he was sent bouncing and scraping upside down across asphalt and gravel into the barriers. His Alfa Romeo car was...

Bryan Barberena says UFC 276 win over Robbie Lawler was dream come true

LAS VEGAS – With three straight wins and his first finish in nearly four years, might be ready for the next level. Barberena (18-8 MMA, 9-6 UFC) took out Robbie Lawler (29-16 MMA, 14-10 UFC) with a second-round TKO on the UFC 276 main card…

A 2022 offseason checklist for the St. Louis Blues

With the NHL offseason in full swing, it’s time to examine what each squad will need to accomplish over the coming months. Let's take a look at the St. Louis Blues.

Tennis - Djokovic ready to help son follow in his footsteps

LONDON (Reuters) - Novak Djokovic said he will do everything he can to support his son Stefan if he decides to follow in his footsteps but the Serb wants to make sure the seven-year-old does not feel pressured to pursue a career in tennis. Footage of the 20-times Grand Slam winner training with his son circulated on social media earlier this week...

Blue Jays’ First Base Coach Steps Away From Team After Daughter’s Death

Mark Budzinski’s eldest daughter Julia died on Saturday, the team announced.

Every NFL team's best second-round draft pick

Eight teams traded out of the 2022 first round, giving some fanbases an additional wait. But the second round of the draft has produced Hall of Famers for several teams and longtime starters for others.

Boxing schedule: Fight dates, TV channel and live stream for confirmed cards

Here's what's on the horizon in the world of boxing (list updated each Monday).

Von Miller thinks he can play out his full six-year contract with the Bills

When the Bills signed future Hall of Fame pass rusher Von Miller to a six-year contract this offseason, no one really believed he would last six years. Miller is 33 years old, and the final season of any six-year contract in the NFL is as much an accounting tactic as a real plan for either [more]

Miami Heat vs. Sacramento Kings, live stream, TV channel, time, how to watch NBA Summer League

The Miami Heat will meet the Sacramento Kings in NBA Summer League action on Sunday night from the Chase Center. The Heat will look to bounce back after getting blown out by the Lakers yesterday 100-66 while the Kings will look for another win after knocking off the…

WATCH: Top highlights from Kyle Pitts' rookie season

It's rare to see a tight end selected in the top five of the NFL draft, but Kyle Pitts is no ordinary player. A dominant superstar at Florida, Pitts impressed the Atlanta Falcons enough for them to spend the No. 4 overall pick on him in the 2021 NFL draft. He…

NHL Off-Season Outlook: Carolina Hurricanes

The Carolina Hurricanes are set for an interesting off-season with some notable free agents, but can the club remain a true contender heading into 2022-23?

Watch: Three moose on the loose visit Utah golf course, take a dip in nearby swimming pools

Three moose paid a visit to Eaglewood Golf Course in North Salt Lake, Utah, a couple different times earlier this week. The large animals hung out in the shade for several hours, made their way into a nearby pond and also took a dip in some neighbors' swimming pools.…

The Science Behind the Rise of the Slider

Increasing usage of MLB’s most popular breaking ball has revitalized the pitching careers of stars and journeymen alike—and made life much harder on hitters.

The most overpaid & underpaid players at every NFL position

The NFL salary cap creates challenges as teams try to build a championship squad. Here's a look at some of the most overpaid and underpaid players at each position entering the 2022 season.

Look: Reds nearly let Ronald Acuña Jr. steal home before this pitch was thrown

Get a load of this gargantuan lead Ronald Acuña Jr. got onCincinnati Reds starter Luis Castillo! If there was ever an opportunity for Atlanta Braves right fielder Ronald Acuña Jr. to steal home, he should have done so on Cincinnati Reds right-hander Luis Castillo Sunday afternoon. ...

African Cup put back to 2024, CAF to launch Super League

CAPE TOWN, South Africa (AP) — The next African Cup of Nations will again clash with the European season and likely give rise to more club vs. country friction and disgruntlement over the release of players after organizers decided to postpone it until January 2024. The decision was announced Sunday by the Confederation of African Football and was prompted by the weather in host nation Ivory Coast, CAF said. The tournament was due to take place...

Premier League transfer news live, today! Latest updates on the summer window

We are set for a very busy summer of transfer activity, as the latest transfer news keeps flooding in and plenty of big names are expected to be on the move in the coming months.

Red Sox SS Xander Bogaerts needed 7 stitches after thigh injury vs. Cubs

Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts received seven stitches on Sunday afternoon after he was sliced in the thigh during their 4-2 win against the Chicago Cubs. Bogaerts was making a play at second base during the seventh inning at Wrigley Field on Sunday as Wilson Contreras was trying to steal. As Contreras slid in ahead of the tag, his cleats...

Mets ace Jacob deGrom makes minor-league rehab start, strikes out five of six batters faced

DeGrom faced six batters, hitting one with a pitch and striking out the other five

Navy Grad/NFL Player: Football No Longer Mimics War

Maintaining the fallacy that football compares to war misrepresents today’s game and can minimize the commitment of the members of our armed services.

James Wiseman on track to play in Las Vegas

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Angels, Braves Reportedly Agree To Sunday Night Trade

The Atlanta Braves and the Los Angeles Angels announced on Sunday night that they've agreed to a trade. Atlanta, which has been the hottest team in baseball over the last month, has traded away one of its minor league pitchers. Los Angeles, meanwhile, is adding some pitching depth for cash ...

SGDQ 2022 raises over $3 million for charity amid controversy

SGDQ, the weeklong speedrunning marathon, wrapped up last week raising over $3 million for its chosen charity, Doctors Without Borders. Games Done Quick, which has raised more than $40 million for various char

2022 USFL championship game: Birmingham Stallions vs. Philadelphia Stars

The Birmingham Stallions played the Philadelphia Stars in the USFL championship game at Tom Benson Hall of Fame Stadium in Canton, Ohio.

The 25 best MLB players under 25

This era of Major League Baseball has been dominated by young stars, a trend that will only intensify with the added emphasis on promoting rookies to the big leagues early by eliminating service time manipulation.

Nationals vs. Marlins odds, line: 2022 MLB picks, July 4 predictions from proven baseball model

SportsLine's model simulated the Miami Marlins vs. Washington Nationals game 10,000 times and released its Fourth of July picks

MLB at the midway point: 8 projected numbers to watch in baseball's second half

About 80 games into the 2022 season, here's some numbers to keep an eye on over the next 80.

Kyrie Irving rumors tracker: Latest free agency news, projections to acquire Nets star

Brooklyn was preparing to be at the epicenter of the 2022 NBA offseason, but that may have just changed. Ahead of free agency, multiple reports indicated that Kyrie Irving and the Nets were not on the same page when it came to contract negotiations. That led to a series of rumors that Irving may leave Brooklyn, with the Lakers being one of his pote...

Draft profile: Nathan Gaucher is a safe bet to reach the NHL

The large centreman has the tools needed to turn into a future coach’s favourite.

Craig Kimbrel Is Terrible Again

Dodgers closer Craig Kimbrel is really bad again.

TV and Streaming Viewing Picks for July 3, 2022: how to watch Formula 1 today

All Times Eastern Basketball Big3 Week 3, Comerica Center, Dallas, TX 3 Headed Monsters vs. 3’s Company/Aliens vs. Bivouac/Ghost Ballers vs. Trilogy — YouTube/Vyre/DAZN, 3 p.m. Cycling Tour de France Stage 3 Vejle to Sonderborg — Peacock, 7 a.m. Vejle to Sonderborg — USA Network/Peacock, 8 a.m. Formula 1 FIA Formula 1 World Championship British Read more... The post TV and Streaming Viewing Picks for July 3, 2022: how to watch Formula 1 today...

Tennis - Sinner, Alcaraz hoping Wimbledon marks start of Grand Slam rivalry

(Reuters) - Jannik Sinner and Carlos Alcaraz showed on Sunday that men's tennis will be in good hands when the 'Big Three' finally step aside and the young guns hoped their thrilling fourth-round clash at Wimbledon marks the start of a Grand Slam rivalry. Italian 20-year-old Sinner reached the quarter-finals at Wimbledon for the first time with a...

Broncos roster review: Offensive lineman Zack Johnson

The Denver Broncos have plenty of depth at offensive guard, so Zack Johnson would need to do a lot to make a case for a roster spot in 2022.

Guardians promote James Karinchak, place Anthony Gose on 15-day IL

Karinchak was activated from a rehab assignment and optioned to Triple-A on Saturday, but an injury in the bullpen prompted Cleveland to call on their one-time stopper.

We Could All Learn a Thing or Two From These Sacramento Kings Fans

Heroic Sacramento Kings fans are living life all right.

Should the Chiefs extend CB Rashad Fenton?

Kansas City was forced to make some moves after losing cornerbacks Mike Hughes and Charvarius Ward in free agency.

Taking a closer look at the NFL’s case against Deshaun Watson

The NFL and the NFL Players Association spent three days last week submitting evidence and argument regarding the question of whether Browns quarterback Deshaun Watson should be suspended to start the 2022 season and, if so, the number of games he’ll miss. Judge Sue L. Robinson eventually will issue a decision, subject to an appeal [more]

John Deere Classic payout: J.T. Poston clears $1.2 million

Here's a breakdown of the purse and FedExCup points for champion J.T. Poston and the rest of the players who made the John Deere Classic cut.

Ryan Lochte auctioning off silver, bronze Olympics medals for charity

Ryan Lochte is putting a bunch of his old Olympic medals up for auction. The former Team USA swimmer is auctioning off all of the silver and bronze medals that he won at the Olympics throughout his career, and plans to donate all of the proceeds to charity. “I don’t want people to think I didn’t care about the medals,” he told NBC Sports. “I cheris...

Birmingham Stallions surge past Philadelphia Stars for USFL championship

The Philadelphia Stars had Birmingham on the ropes in the fourth quarter of Sunday's USFL Championship Game at Tom Benson Stadium in Canton, Ohio. Stallions coach Skip Holtz was unfazed, telling backup quarterback Alex McGough they were going to win. And they did,…

Five things to watch out for on the Tour de France

The Tour de France gets back underway Tuesday after a successful three days in Denmark with a series of testing stages that will shape the destiny of the 2022 yellow jersey. Here, AFP Sport takes a look at five things worth watching out for in the next seven days: Van der Poel's yellow jersey bid -- With three hilly stages, two mountain days and the treacherous cobbles, attack-minded Mathieu van der Poel of Alpecin will be straining at the leash...

Green flag: Road-course racing at Road America

The NASCAR Cup Series takes the green flag for some holiday weekend road-course racing at Road America.

Report: Jazz called about Raptors' OG Anunoby before Timberwolves deal

Hoops Hype writer Michael Scotto revealed that before an agreement was made between the Jazz and Timberwolves, Utah got Toronto on the horn to gauge their interest in giving up OG Anunoby and Gary Trent Jr. in a swap for Rudy Gobert.

The best images from UFC 276

The best images from UFC 276

Wimbledon updates | Halep, Nadal play on Centre Court

WIMBLEDON, England (AP) — The Latest from Wimbledon (all times local): 11 a.m. Former Wimbledon champions Simona Halep and Rafael will both play on Centre Court after Nick Kyrios opens the day against American player Brandon Nakashima. All will be trying to reach the quarterfinals at the All England Club. Halep won the Wimbledon title in 2019. The 16th-seeded Romanian will take on fourth-seeded Paula Badosa. Nadal, who is seeded second, will...