Tyson Fury Defeats Deontay Wilder in TKO Win

Tyson Fury Defeats Deontay Wilder in TKO Win The fight ended in the 7th round when Wilder's corner threw in the towel. Fury retained the lineal heavyweight championship and claimed Wilder's WBC heavyweight title with the win. The fight was a rematch from Dec. 2018, which ended in a controversial split draw. Fury scored a pair of knockdowns and improved his record to 30-0-1 all-time. It was Wilder's first career loss, whose overall record is now 42-1-1. Tyson Fury, via statement Wilder, whose ear was bleeding during the fight, did not need to be taken to the hospital after the fight. Deontay Wilder, via statement

After a short stay in Japan, Pierce Johnson at…

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MLS owners predict league will surpass MLB…

Los Angeles FC lead owner Larry Berg predicts Major League Soccer will surpass Major League Baseball in popularity during the next 10 years

Yanks' Severino needs Tommy John surgery, will…

New York Yankees pitcher Luis Severino has an elbow injury that requires Tommy John surgery

Marshawn Lynch Has 'Substantial Role' in…

Marshawn Lynch Has 'Substantial Role' in 'Westworld' Season 3 In the new trailer for the third season of HBO's 'Westworld,' Lynch was briefly featured in a scene with Aaron Paul. An HBO spokesperson said Lynch will have a "fun and pretty substantial role" in the new season. Lynch returned to the NFL late last season for the Seattle Seahawks. The running back scored three touchdowns in two playoff games. Lynch had last played for the Raiders on Oct. 14, 2018, where he suffered a season-ending groin injury. The 'Westworld' season 3 premiere will air on HBO on March 15.

Altuve booed, nicked by pitch in spring debut for…

José Altuve was loudly booed, called a cheater and even plunked by a pitch in his spring training debut for the Houston Astros

Yanks' Cole strikes out 2 in hitless inning of…

Gerrit Cole struck out two and walked one in a hitless inning of his spring debut with the New York Yankees

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LeBron James Sued for $33 Million Over ‘I Am Mo…

LeBron James Sued for $33 Million Over ‘I Am More Than An Athlete’ Slogan LeBron James and his company, Uninterrupted, are being sued for allegedly stealing their ‘I Am More Than An Athlete’ slogan. James first adopted the slogan in 2018, and has since used it throughout his brand and in partnerships with ESPN, Nike and Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. The $33 million claim is being filed by Game Plan, a non-profit youth organization located in Maryland. According to Game Plan, James’ use of the slogan infringes on their copyright, which they claim was trademarked back in 2016. The non-profit even claims to know the instance when James first saw the slogan, at a game between the Washington Wizards and the Cleveland Cavaliers in 2017. Game Plan, via Hypebeast Uninterrupted has dismissed the allegations, saying they are “meritless.” Uninterrupted, via Hypebeast

Arizona GM: D-backs unaware of MadBum's rodeo…

The Arizona Diamondbacks knew Madison Bumgarner lives on a ranch but were unaware of his recently-discovered side career as a rodeo participant

Jeter says Astros scandal is a 'black eye" for…

Derek Jeter masterfully steered clear of controversy throughout his Hall of Fame playing career with the Yankees

Joel Embiid Says He Is the 'Best Player in the…

Joel Embiid Says He Is the 'Best Player in the World' After Dominant Performance The 76ers star had 39 points and 16 rebounds on Thursday night in Philadelphia's 112-104 overtime victory against the Brooklyn Nets. Joel Embiid, via statement Joel Embiid, via statement Embiid's All-Star teammate, Ben Simmons, did not play on Thursday due to back tightness, but Tobias Harris had 22 points, 12 rebounds and 6 assists. Tobias Harris, via statement Tobias Harris, via statement

MLB tells court attempts at cheating are a part…

Major League Baseball is urging a federal judge to dismiss a lawsuit by fantasy contestants over sign stealing by the Houston Astros

Fiers draws cheers, perfect in 1st game since…

Oakland Athletics pitcher Mike Fiers drew cheers in his first game since revealing the sign-stealing scheme of the Houston Astros

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David Ortiz Calls Astros Whistleblower Mike Fiers…

David Ortiz Calls Astros Whistleblower Mike Fiers a 'Snitch' The Red Sox legend is sounding off on the sign-stealing scandal surrounding the Houston Astros. At Boston's spring training this week, he called out Oakland A's pitcher Mike Fiers, whose public comments on the scheme started the MLB controversy. Ortiz said he was not happy Fiers revealed everything after winning a championship with Houston in 2017. David Ortiz, via press pool Ortiz added that MLB commissioner Rob Manfred should receive less criticism for his handling of the situation. David Ortiz, via press pool David Ortiz, via press pool