The NBA had its third future Hall of Famer hang it up this offseason, as Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Garnett announced that he will retire after an outstanding 21-year NBA career, 13-plus of those with the Timberwolves.
The Lakers Kobe Bryant and the Spurs Tim Duncan also retired at the end of last season.
September 19, 2016
A new reason has emerged for Canelo Alvarez's increased use of his left hand in the later rounds against opponent Liam Smith, as it was revealed that he fractured his right hand during the course of the fight Saturday night.
Just one day after his Seattle Seahawks lost to the Rams at the Los Angeles Memorial Coliseum -- the same arena where his USC Trojans thrived and later were penalized for NCAA violations -- coach Pete Carroll's current team once again found itself in hot water for breaking the rules, as the NFL today notified the Seahawks of the discipline being imposed for violating work rules prohibiting excessive contact in all offseason workouts.