Ramon Luis Figueroa-Diaz

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Tom Brady's appeal for Deflategate suspension set for June 23

New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady's appeal of his four-game Deflategate suspension will begin June 23, a person with knowledge of the situation told USA TODAY Sports.<p>If necessary, the appeal could continue June 25, said the person, who spoke on condition of anonymity because the schedule …

ESPN anchor apologizes for comments he made about Jeremy Lin

During Thursday’s 9 p.m. edition of <i>SportsCenter</i>, anchor Jorge Andrés was breaking down Jeremy Lin’s performance against the Knicks last night when he said the Rockets’ point guard “was cooking with some hot peanut oil.”<p>Later in the broadcast, Andrés apologized for the remark.<p>“Earlier in this show I …

Dodgers reliever says Yasiel Puig was bullied in clubhouse

While talking to a group of 4-year-olds as part of his anti-bullying project, Dodgers reliever J.P. Howell told the kids that rookie sensation Yasiel Puig was bullied in his debut Major League season. The <i>Los Angeles Times</i> recaps:<p>Howell said he saw Yasiel Puig bullied in the Dodgers’ clubhouse, …

Matt Garza free agency: Minnesota Twins talking to pitcher

The right-hander was originally drafted by Minnesota and spent his first two seasons with the team.<p>Matt Garza is open to returning to the Minnesota Twins and the two sides have met to discuss the possibility of a reunion, according to Darren Wolfson and Derek Wetmore of 1500 ESPN SportsWire. The …

JR Smith Fined $25,000 for Twitter Beef with Brandon Jennings

New York Knicks shooting guard J.R. Smith has reportedly been fined $25,000 for inappropriate conduct on Twitter, which included vitriol directed at Detroit Pistons point guard Brandon Jennings.<p>Marc J. Spears of Yahoo! Sports broke the news on Friday:<p>Smith, the Association's reigning Sixth Man of …