2018-19 NBA regular-season schedule takeaways: Lots of LeBron and Celtics vs. Sixers to watch this season

The full 2018-19 NBA schedule is out, so we can all start planning our lives around regular-season games. Here are 18 takeaways after the entire schedule was released Friday:  1. The schedule is more player-friendly, which is good news for everybody. According to Yahoo Sports’ Shams Charania, teams will have an average of 13.3 back-to-backs, […]

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‘RHONY’ stars react to Bethenny Frankel’s on-off boyfriend Dennis Shields’ death

The cast members of the “Real Housewives of New York City” are mourning the loss of Dennis Shields, Bethenny Frankel’s on-again-off-again boyfriend.  “This is heartbreaking… Dennis is her rock,” co-star Sonja Morgan told Radar. “Dennis was important to her, and her daughter. Another tragedy in her life. I’m so sad for her…This saddens me to no […]

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NBA 2018-19 schedule release: Debut games for rookies Deandre Ayton, Trae Young and every lottery pick

Early this week, the NBA began a slow rollout of the 2018-19 schedule. First, the Christmas Day games were announced, then the Martin Luther King Jr. Day docket, along with every national TV game on opening week. That was just the appetizer though. On Friday afternoon, we got the main course, with the release of […]

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NBA 2018-19 schedule: 10 Warriors games you won’t want to miss, including LeBron’s Lakers on Christmas

The Golden State Warriors have a chance to join elite NBA company in the 2018-19 season, and can cement themselves as one of the greatest dynasties the league has seen. The Warriors have won two titles in a row, three in four seasons, and if they can win another one next year they’ll join the […]

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NBA 2018-19 schedule release: Kawhi Leonard, Raptors to visit Spurs in January; DeMar DeRozan’s homecoming in February

Although many were surprised that this game was snubbed from a Christmas spot, the Toronto Raptors and San Antonio Spurs won’t be waiting much longer than the holidays to face off.  The two players will likely get very different receptions, as Kawhi Leonard will return to San Antonio as a Raptor on Jan. 3, while […]

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PGA Championship 2018: What we know, top storylines entering the weekend at Bellerive

ST. LOUIS — Severe weather suspended play on Friday afternoon, which means we’ll have two and a half rounds of golf jammed into the span of two days this weekend at Bellerive Country Club as we try and determine the final major winner of the season at the 2018 PGA Championship. The course (and the […]

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Indians are asking fans to keep Leonys Martin in their thoughts as he deals with illness

Outfielder Leonys Martin, who joined the Indians in a trade deadline deal with the Tigers, is currently being treated for an undisclosed medical condition at the Cleveland Clinic, reports Paul Hoynes of the Cleveland Plain Dealer. Martin became ill Tuesday night and was placed on the disabled list Thursday. On Friday, Indians manager Terry Francona […]

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Judge dismisses case against suspected LA ‘Skid Row Stabber’

LOS ANGELES –  A judge agreed Friday to dismiss murder charges against a man suspected of killing 10 homeless men in Los Angeles in the 1970s because he only has six months to live. At a hearing Friday morning, Bobby Joe Maxwell’s sister Rosie Harmon burst into tears when the Los Angeles County Superior Court […]

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Chemical giant ordered to pay $289M in Roundup cancer trial

SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco jury on Friday ordered agribusiness giant Monsanto to pay $289 million to a former school groundskeeper dying of cancer, saying the company’s popular Roundup weed killer contributed to his disease. The lawsuit brought by Dewayne Johnson was the first to go to trial among hundreds filed in state and […]

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2018 Fantasy Football Draft Prep: Wide receiver position preview

Note: Draft Season is upon us. For the best draft party, have your draft at B-Dubs! Players receive food and drink specials, plus a free draft kit. Sign up HERE today! The games have started. They don’t count, but that doesn’t matter. Football is here.  We’re kicking our Draft Prep into high gear over the […]

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Meet the high-powered Washington lobbyist with Down syndrome

WASHINGTON — Kayla McKeon may be Washington’s most unlikely powerbroker. As the first registered lobbyist with Down Syndrome, the 31-year-old roams the Capitol advocating for the National Down Syndrome Society. “She’s an incredible asset to this organization,” said her boss, Sarah Hart Weir. “She’s extremely articulate. And she’s quick on her feet.” “And I’m not going […]

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2018 PGA Championship leaderboard: Full coverage, scores, play suspended in Round 2

Weather has suspended play for the day at the 100th PGA Championship at Bellerive Country Club.  The second round will resume at 8 a.m. ET on Saturday with all players back on the course and in position to pick up where they stopped when the horn was blown on Friday. In order to get both […]

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WWE news, rumors: ROH and NJPW sell out MSG; John Cena Super Show-Down match announced

Ring of Honor and New Japan Pro-Wrestling recently stunned everyone when they announced that not only would they be utilizing their partnership to run another WrestleMania weekend show in 2019, but the G1 Supercard on April 6 will be taking place inside the traditional home of WWE, Madison Square Garden. Some doubted whether the promotions […]

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California’s Holy Fire burns 18,000 acres south of Los Angeles

LAKE ELSINORE, Calif. — Smoke from California’s wildfires has drifted as far as New England, more than 3,000 miles away. The major concern Friday night was the state’s Holy Fire, which has burned 18,000 acres south of Los Angeles. CBS News spent the past two days driving around Lake Elsinore, where it was a common sight […]

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NJPW G1 Climax 28 live stream, watch online, schedule, participants, 2018 B-Block final

This year’s New Japan Pro-Wrestling G1 Climax event has been yet another thrilling installment of the annual tournament, but this weekend it all comes to a conclusion. The final weekend of action begins with finding out who will emerge as the winner of the B-Block on Saturday.  There is certainly no shortage of drama entering […]

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Former five-star Cal WR Demetris Robertson immediately eligible to play at Georgia

With just three weeks until its opening game against Austin Peay, Georgia received major news regarding transfer wide receiver Demetris Robertson.  The university confirmed to Seth Emerson of The Athletic that Robertson will be eligible to play immediately for the Bulldogs. The NCAA granted a waiver request for Robertson, who transferred from Cal in June […]

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Jessica Alba on her Honest Company: ‘Everyone’ told me there was ‘no way’ I’d be ‘successful’

Jessica Alba says ‘everyone’ told her there was ‘no way’ that her Honest Company would be ‘successful.’  (AP) Jessica Alba has always been at the top of her health-minded and eco-friendly company, Honest Co., but most people didn’t know that until recently. “Because I partnered with a guy who created the business model everyone thought it […]

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