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West Virginia dismisses two starters for violating 'athletic department policies'

West Virginia dismisses two starters for violating 'athletic department policies'
  • West Virginia dismisses two starters for violating 'athletic department policies' FWC: West Virginia dismisses two starters for violating ‘athletic department policies’

    The Mountaineers have dismissed senior Esa Ahmad and junior Wesley Harris for “a violation of athletic department policies.”

  • Sources: 76ers' Brand called Magic to apologize FWC: Sources: 76ers’ Brand called Magic to apologize

    Sixers GM Elton Brand called Magic Johnson on Monday afternoon to apologize for insinuating in a radio interview that the Lakers had called — unprompted — to ask permission for Johnson to speak with Ben Simmons, league sources told ESPN.

  • Euro papers: Juve want Higuain sale FWC: Euro papers: Juve want Higuain sale

    All the latest news from Europe, including Juventus’ efforts to offload Gonzalo Higuain, while James Rodriguez is considering his next move.

  • NBA: We didn't threaten to fine Pelicans if they benched Anthony Davis FWC: NBA: We didn’t threaten to fine Pelicans if they benched Anthony Davis

    ESPN’s Brian Windhorst reported last week that the Pelicans were told by the NBA that they’d be subject to fines of $100,000 per game if they sit a healthy Anthony Davis for the rest of the season, but league spokesperson Mike Bass suggested today that that’s not quite right, according to Marc Stein of The New York Times (Twitter links).…

  • Two charged for alleged Pittodrie racism FWC: Two charged for alleged Pittodrie racism

    Two men have been charged over allegations of racially offensive remarks made at last week’s Scottish Premiership clash between Aberdeen and Rangers.

  • Mario Hezonja Interrupts Dreary Tank-Off To Murder Poor Marquese Chriss FWC: Mario Hezonja Interrupts Dreary Tank-Off To Murder Poor Marquese Chriss

    Do not watch tonight’s Knicks-Cavaliers game. The Knicks have lost 16 straight and a disgusting 24 of their last 25 games; the Cavs have lost 22 of their last 25 and have the worst net rating in the NBA. Neither organization exactly wants to win this game, and given the quality of the basketball product on display,…Read more…

  • With announcement, Kyler Murray commits 'firmly and fully' to football FWC: With announcement, Kyler Murray commits ‘firmly and fully’ to football

    Oklahoma quarterback and Oakland Athletics first-round draft pick Kyler Murray has decided to fully pursue a career within the NFL, he announced on Twitter today. “Moving forward, I am firmly and fully committing my life and time to becoming an NFL quarterback,” Murray’s statement reads. “Football has been my love and my passion my entire life. I was raised to play QB,…

  • Sky Live: New Zealand vs Bangladesh FWC: Sky Live: New Zealand vs Bangladesh

    New Zealand are set to welcome back the fit-again Martin Guptill for the first of three ODIs against Bangladesh, live on Sky Sports.

  • Harden overcomes shoulder, runs streak to 30 FWC: Harden overcomes shoulder, runs streak to 30

    James Harden, limited to 11 points at halftime, got on a roll in the second half despite a bothersome shoulder to pull within one 30-point game of tying Wilt Chamberlain for the second-longest 30-point streak in NBA history.

  • WATCH: Harden outduels Doncic FWC: WATCH: Harden outduels Doncic

    James Harden recorded his 30th successive 30-point game as he outduelled Luka Doncic in the Houston Rockets win over the Dallas Mavericks.

  • Wide receiver D.K. Metcalf is really f***ing big! FWC: Wide receiver D.K. Metcalf is really f***ing big!

    No seriously it’s ridiculous how big he is. Ole Miss’ D.K. Metcalf is one of the top wide receiver prospects in the upcoming NFL Draft, but that’s not why we are gathered here today. Here is Metcalf looking like a human-sized action figure, photo courtesy of Bunkie Perkins’ brother: Oh and he’s also standing next to AJ Brown, who is…

  • 76ers GM shuts down Magic Johnson meeting with Ben Simmons FWC: 76ers GM shuts down Magic Johnson meeting with Ben Simmons

    Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson told reporters over the weekend that Ben Simmons had reached out to the team asking if he could get together with Johnson during the offseason to talk to him about playing in the NBA as a point guard with size. While Johnson suggested he’d be on board if the Sixers, the Lakers, and…