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The Toronto Blue Jays have struck early, making a deal to acquire Melvin Upton from San Diego, a move that has added some much-needed depth to the outfield and gives the coaching staff more flexibility with their everyday lineup.

NHL News and Rumors: Evander Kane to Vancouver Canucks?

Vancouver finished last in scoring this past season in the Western Conference, but the front office believes with another big move this summer, the Canucks will be back in the NHL Playoffs.

Roman Gonzalez targets 46th win against Carlos Cuadras

Unbeaten pound for pound king Roman "Chocolatito" Gonzalez has finally moved up to the Jr. Bantamweight limit of 115 pounds to face unbeaten Mexican titlist Carlos Cuadras on Sept.10 at the Forum in Inglewood, California for the WBC Super Flyweight title.

NBA News and Rumors: Gordon Hayward to Boston Celtics?

Most NBA experts expected a big summer from the Boston Celtics as general manager Danny Ainge had the money and draft picks to make some major roster moves, but outside of adding center Al Hortford, big name talent is still lacking for the franchise.

Rio Official: Over half of Olympic Village buildings still unsafe

Social media is all a-twitter with pictures and tales about Rio's Olympic Village. It has finally come out, though, that most of the buildings are still considered unsafe. We are talking about 19 out of 31 17-story buildings.

Donaire won't be happy with mandatory fight against Magdaleno

WBO super bantamweight titlist Nonito Donaire seems unhappy with the reported mandatory fight against WBO bantamweight challenger Jessie Magdaleno, who is unbeaten in 23 professional fights and a fellow Top Rank fighter.

Olympic village unfit for habitation says Aussie Olympic team

Australia's Olympic team was slated to move into Rio de Janeiro's Olympic village on July 21, but instead, they are staying in nearby hotels. It seems the accommodations are not habitable.

Op-Ed: Why Crawford will regret facing Pacquiao at 140 pounds

Manny Pacquiao has long been waiting for the opportunity to fight again at his natural fighting weight of 140 pounds and if it is true that Terence Crawford wants to face him at that weight limit, he will surely rejoice.

Royals at the Court of the Olympics

Saudi Prince Faisal Al Shalan is an equestrian rider at Rio, the latest in a long list of kings and queens, barons and counts to throw their titles into the court of the Olympics.

Pacquiao-Crawford showdown looms as Crawford wins over Postol

WBO light welterweight champion Terence Crawford looms as Manny Pacquiao's next opponent after his unanimous decision win over Ukrainian challenger Viktor Postol Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada.

IOC faces historic call on Russia Rio ban

The International Olympic Committee held showdown talks Sunday on whether to ban Russia from the Rio Games over state-run doping, an unprecedented decision that could spark the Olympic movement's worst crisis in decades.

Op-Ed: Why Freddie Roach wants Mayweather for Pacquiao's farewell fight

After his exemplary performance over Timothy Bradley in their trilogy fight last April, Manny Pacquiao has proven to his longtime trainer Freddie Roach that he is now fully healed and ready to face Floyd Mayweather for the second time.

Op-Ed: Lone wolf attacks on Olympic Games being called for by Al-Qaeda

In the wake of the recent lone-wolf terrorist attacks in Europe, it is not surprising that Al-Qaeda has taken to social media to call on its followers to execute 'lone wolf' attacks on Olympic athletes in Rio de Janeiro.

Chatting with Val Venis: World champion wrestler from WWE Special

World champion wrestler Val Venis sat down and chatted with Digital Journal at Frankie's East Side Gourmet Pizza in Farmingdale.

Doping scandal derails Putin's sports masterplan

President Vladimir Putin has pumped vast sums into sport to refashion Russia's image and bolster his personal prestige, but the scandal over state-run doping threatens to obliterate any successes.

Italy hosts first Down's Syndrome 'Olympics'

The roar from the stands in Florence could not have been louder if it had been stars Usain Bolt or Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce on the track.

Senate president clears Manny Pacquiao to fight again

Philippine senate president Franklin Dillon has confirmed that neophyte senator Manny Pacquiao sought his permission to fight again, following Bob Arum's disclosure that he has reserved a fight date and venue for his return fight in Las Vegas, Nev.

2016 MLB Power Rankings: Cubs back on top, Giants sliding

With the MLB All Star break now in the books, its time to get back to baseball that matters and while the time off was good for some clubs, others have come out of the gates a bit sluggish and that could spell trouble with just a few weeks left to play.

Op-Ed: Why Postol won't face Pacquiao despite possible win over Crawford

Viktor Postol has a very good chance of beating Terence Crawford Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. But even if he pulls off the upset, it is doubtful if the unbeaten Ukrainian would face Manny Pacquiao next as planned

Russia facing calls for all-out Rio ban

Russia was facing calls to be kicked out of the Olympics on Thursday after their highly-regarded track and field squad lost their appeal over being banned from Rio for state-sponsored doping.

Op-Ed: Why Crawford needs to win convincingly in his first PPV fight

WBO light welterweight champion Terence Crawford is set to face Viktor Postol of Ukraine Saturday night at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada in his pay-per-view (PPV) fight debut on HBO.

NFL Fantasy Football: Top 'sleepers' for the 2016 season

With just a couple weeks until the start of the NFL preseason schedule in Canton, fantasy football owners need to get prepared for their league's draft.

NFL News and Rumors: Anquan Boldin to Kansas City Chiefs?

NFL training camps are set to begin shortly and a few free agents are still looking for a new home for the upcoming football season, including last year's Walton Payton award winner, Anquan Boldin.

NHL News and Rumors: Sam Gagner to Vancouver Canucks?

Vancouver took a big step backwards in the 2015-16 NHL season, missing the Stanley Cup Playoffs and becoming the lowest scoring team in the Western Conference, but the Canucks front office has already made some roster changes and more could be on the way.

MLB News and Rumors: Jay Bruce to Toronto Blue Jays?

With just over a week left until the August 1 MLB trade deadline, social media is heating up with potential moves each team can make, including deals that could help the Toronto Blue Jays over the second half of the season.

College Football Recruiting: Updated team rankings for 2017

The 2016 NCAA college football season will start next month and fans are gearing up for another big year, but for schools, this time of year is great for recruiting high school players with summer camps becoming a huge part of the game.

LA Dodgers Rumors: Evan Longoria top trade target?

Despite having the highest payroll in baseball, the LA Dodgers find themselves struggling to make the postseason and most of the troubles are coming from a lack of scoring runs.

Baltimore Orioles: Top targets heading into MLB trade deadline?

Baltimore holds a slim lead in the AL East — despite not having a lefty in its starting rotation and two starters with an ERA over 6.00 — leading many MLB experts to believe the front office will look to add some help before the trade deadline.

Op-Ed: If Pacquiao can't do Mayweather rematch, he should stay retired

Trainer Freddie Roach is right when he says the fight he wants for Manny Pacquiao is none other than a rematch with unbeaten champ Floyd Mayweather, should the Filipino boxing star finally decide to continue fighting.

NBA Trade Rumors: Greg Monroe to New Orleans Pelicans?

New Orleans finished last year on the bottom of the Southwest Division, winning just 30 games, but with Anthony Davis on the court and Buddy Hield added at the NBA Draft, this franchise could see that total rise significantly next season.

2016 CFL Power Rankings: Ottawa leading the pack after week four

The 2016 CFL season is off to a great start with six of the nine teams sitting at .500 or above, leading many to believe this could go down in history as one of the best years in Canadian football history.

NHL News and Rumors: Joni Ortio to Toronto Maple Leafs?

Several NHL franchises are on the verge of becoming contenders, including Toronto. The Maple Leafs have some terrific young talent and have done a good job adding the right mix of veterans, but depth is still a concern, especially in the net.

NBA News and Rumors: Jimmer Fredette to Cleveland Cavaliers?

Its been a big summer for NBA free agents with millions being thrown around, but for a handful of players, just getting another chance to play is a dream scenario.

Former Cardinals chief scout sentenced to nearly four years

One of the strangest baseball stories in recent memory is coming to a close. Former director of scouting for the St. Louis Cardinals, Christopher Correa, has been sentenced to almost four years in prison.

Pacquiao's next fight likely to take place in Las Vegas on Nov. 5

Promoter Bob Arum believes Nov. 5 would be the date when Manny Pacquiao will return to the ring after consulting with Las Vegas venues that previously hosted Pacquiao's fights. However, Arum did not say if Pacquiao is cleared to fight on that date.

Russian sports minister Mutko in doping controversy spotlight

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has called on FIFA to investigate Russia's sports minister Vitaly Mutko, a member of the football world body's executive, over drug failures in football.

NFL News: Griffin struggles a concern for Cleveland Browns?

Robert Griffin signing with Cleveland wasn't the biggest news of the NFL off season, but the franchise and its fans were hoping it would add some stability to the position and the team heading into the 2016 season.

NBA News and Rumors: Blake Griffin to Toronto Raptors?

The biggest news this off season in Toronto was the team's ability to keep shooting guard DeMar DeRozan, but with all the big name free agents now signed, did the front office of the Raptors do enough for this franchise to win an NBA title?

MLB News and Rumors: Carlos Beltran to Toronto Blue Jays?

The All Star break wasn't kind to the Toronto Blue Jays — not only was it a momentum killer, it also put plenty of focus on the front office and what it might accomplish before the MLB trade deadline on August 1.

Russia's Rio status hangs by thread as IOC talks sanctions

International Olympic Committee (IOC) members were set for emergency talks Tuesday to decide Russia's status for the Rio Olympics after an investigation found rampant state-run doping at the 2014 Sochi Winter Games and other events.

Deontay Wilder likely to face Anthony Joshua in unification fight

WBC Heavyweight Champion Deontay Wilder dispatched Chris Arreola in a referee technical decision in the eighth round of their title fight Saturday and is now calling out Tyson Fury or Anthony Joshua for his next fight.
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