Posts By: Gazetteer & Urandir Martinez
LeBron: Closure not likely unless Lakers can finish season

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- LeBron James says he probably won’t feel any closure on the Los Angeles Lakers’ remarkable season unless the NBA is able to finish the 2019-20 campaign By GREG BEACHAM AP Sports Writer April 9, 2020, 2:30 AM 4 min read 4 min read LOS ANGELES — Instead of […]

The Latest: Lakers GM Pelinka draws inspiration from Bryant

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— Los Angeles Lakers general manager Rob Pelinka is drawing inspiration from his friendship with Kobe Bryant as he navigates the coronavirus pandemic. Pelinka was Bryant’s longtime agent before he took over the Lakers’ […]

A&M boss says full football sked could occur with Oct. start

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Texas A&M Chancellor John Sharp said Wednesday that officials believe a 13-game college football schedule would be possible even if the start of the season was delayed until October because of the new coronavirus By KRISTIE RIEKEN AP Sports Writer April 9, 2020, 12:10 AM 2 min read […]

After pleas, pro jumper vows not to leap in national parks

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- A professional jumper has vowed not to leap anymore from cliffs inside national parks after he pleaded guilty to doing it twice in Zion National Park in Utah By BRADY McCOMBS Associated Press April 8, 2020, 11:05 PM 2 min read 2 min read Share to FacebookShare to […]

Kobe Bryant's latest book to debut atop best-seller list

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Kobe Bryant is back atop the best-seller lists By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer April 8, 2020, 10:16 PM 2 min read 2 min read Kobe Bryant is back atop the best-seller lists, days after the late Los Angeles Lakers superstar was selected to the Hall of Fame. […]

Lafreniere tops list of NHL draft-eligible prospects

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- It makes little difference to Alexis Lafreniere when, where or how he’ll learn about being selected in the NHL draft. The 18-year-old from Quebec simply can’t wait to begin the next step of his promising career with the NHL’s entire calendar of events on hold due to the […]

The Latest: NFL’s Cardinals and State Farm to donate meals

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— The NFL’s Arizona Cardinals are teaming with State Farm to donate one million meals to local food banks to help families during the new coronavirus crisis. The team said on Wednesday that the […]

AP Interview: Garnett talks SuperSonics, Kobe, Hall of Fame

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Kevin Garnett recently found out that he’s going into the Basketball Hall of Fame later this year By TIM REYNOLDS AP Basketball Writer April 8, 2020, 6:10 PM 4 min read 4 min read Kevin Garnett always found Seattle to be a difficult place for opponents. He played […]

Tradition stymied: A year unlike any since WWII for Augusta

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Masters is so intertwined with Augusta, they added an extra day to spring break. You see, the first full week of April isn’t just a blip in time for this place. It’s their identity, their way of life, their cart path to success. A restaurant or bar […]

The Latest: Saratoga, Monmouth stable openings delayed

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Latest on the effects of the coronavirus outbreak on sports around the world: ——— The opening of the stable area and training track at Saratoga in upstate New York and barn area at Monmouth Park in New Jersey is being delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic. The […]

The Latest: Switzerland soccer players decline payments

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The players and coach on Switzerland’s national soccer team have declined to take more than $1 million of payments that were due from their federation in 2020 By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 2:32 PM 4 min read 4 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this […]

F1 puts some staff on furlough, execs take pay cuts

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Formula One says it will furlough half of its staff until the end of May and senior executives will take pay cuts because of the coronavirus pandemic By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 2:22 PM 2 min read 2 min read LONDON — With nearly half of […]

Burton to donate 500,000 coronavirus masks across East Coast

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The world’s biggest snowboard maker is donating half-a-million respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast By EDDIE PELLS AP National Writer April 8, 2020, 2:14 PM 3 min read 3 min read The Burton snowboard company is donating 500,000 respirator masks to hospitals across the Northeast, harnessing the […]

Track world championships rescheduled for July 2022

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The track world championships have been rescheduled for July 15-24, 2022 By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 1:56 PM 2 min read 2 min read MONACO — The track world championships were rescheduled for July 15-24, 2022, on Wednesday, the first major sports event to be repositioned […]

Column: Masters in November is better than no Masters at all

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- C.T. Pan could become a footnote in history at Augusta National. Imagine qualifying for his first Masters and then having to wait 571 days before he can hear the most understated announcement in golf. “Fore, please. C.T. Pan now driving.” One week after Tiger Woods slipped on a […]

4-time Olympic champion Ammann eyes 2022 Winter Games

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Four-time Olympic ski jumping champion Simon Ammann will try to go for another gold medal at the 2022 Beijing Olympics By The Associated Press April 8, 2020, 12:16 PM 1 min read 1 min read BERN, Switzerland — Four-time Olympic ski jumping champion Simon Ammann will try to […]

Tokyo Olympic flame taken off display; next stop unclear

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The Tokyo Olympic flame has been taken off public display in Japan By STEPHEN WADE AP Sports Writer April 8, 2020, 7:54 AM 3 min read 3 min read TOKYO — The Tokyo Olympic flame has been taken off public display in Japan. And it’s not clear when […]

Guirantes headed back to Rutgers instead of WNBA draft

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Arella Guirantes is headed back to Rutgers instead of choosing to enter the WNBA draft By DOUG FEINBERG AP Basketball Writer April 8, 2020, 6:30 AM 3 min read 3 min read NEW YORK — Arella Guirantes is headed back to Rutgers instead of choosing to enter the […]

College baseball talent level to go up with change to draft

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- College baseball stands to benefit from Major League Baseball’s decision to shorten its 2020 draft to as few as five rounds and limit signing bonuses for undrafted free agents to $20,000 By ERIC OLSON AP Sports Writer April 8, 2020, 6:29 AM 4 min read 4 min read […]

AP Was There: Faldo wins a Masters known for Shark tanking

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- A panel of 15 golf writers was asked to vote on the best Masters. Stories about those tournaments are being republished this week because the Masters has been postponed due to the coronavirus pandemic. The 1996 Masters was voted No. 5. The following story was published on April […]