Posts By: Gazetteer & Urandir Martinez
Adam Vinatieri misses 23-yarder, extra point; will mull next move in coming weeks

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Vinatieri missed the shortest field goal of his career and an extra point in what was an overall abysmal performance by the Colts, whose season ended with a 31-13 loss to the Kansas City Chiefs in the AFC divisional round Saturday. “It was tough conditions out there kicking,” […]

Bears planning kicker workouts following Cody Parkey's 2018 struggles

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Parkey missed a potential game winner in the NFC wild-card round against the Philadelphia Eagles when his 43-yard attempt hit the upright after being tipped by defensive tackle Treyvon Hester. The week after the miss, Parkey made an appearance on NBC’s “Today” in a move that drew disapproval […]

James, Antetokounmpo picked as All-Star captains

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- LeBron James of the Los Angeles Lakers is a captain and an All-Star starter — again. Giannis Antetokounmpo of the Milwaukee Bucks will choose his own teammates as the other captain. And Hornets guard Kemba Walker is about to make his first All-Star start, on his home floor […]

Will Manny Machado, Bryce Harper join long list of Yankees' shiny new toys?

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- I have a friend who roots for the New York Yankees. I’ll call him M.M. It’s not Mickey Mantle, but if you want to believe it’s Mickey Mantle speaking to me from baseball heaven, that’s fine. Anyway, M.M. isn’t completely happy about the Yankees’ offseason. I mean, I […]

Three recruits from South Carolina, Stanford highlight girls' All American rosters

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- No. 1 prospect Haley Jones will join future Stanford teammates Fran Belibi, who has gained national fame for her dunking ability, and Ashten Prechtel on the West team. Gamecocks-to-be Aliyah Boston, Breanna Beal and Zia Cooke were assigned to the East team. South Carolina’s class was ranked No. […]

Chuck Pagano replaces Vic Fangio as Bears' defensive coordinator

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Pagano replaces veteran Vic Fangio, who became the head coach of the Denver Broncos on Thursday. “We are excited to add Chuck to our staff as defensive coordinator,” Bears head coach Matt Nagy said in a statement. “He has successful experience at many different levels in this league, […]

Sean Payton: Saints will 'never get over' blown pass interference call

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- NEW ORLEANS —  Saints head coach Sean Payton said the NFL’s head of officials told him the officials “blew the call” by not penalizing the Los Angeles Rams for pass interference late in the fourth quarter of Sunday’s NFC Championship Game. And Payton said he and the team will “probably […]

Rahm opens with 62 at Torrey Pines, Woods grinds out a 70

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- All the attention was on Tiger Woods and his 2019 debut. Just like the last two occasions, Jon Rahm delivered the best performance. In ideal conditions even by San Diego standards, Rahm opened with an eagle and kept going lower until he had a 10-under 62 on the […]

USC early enrollee Bru McCoy enters NCAA transfer portal

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The news was first reported by Rivals. McCoy, the No. 27-ranked football prospect in the 2019 class out of Mater Dei High School (Santa Ana, California), signed with USC in the early signing period on Dec. 19. McCoy, who is coveted as a receiver but also played linebacker […]

Tiger Woods shoots 70, well back of leader Jon Rahm (62) at Torrey Pines

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- So “getting into the flow of the round quickly” was an issue that Woods predicted would be key to his first round at the Farmers Insurance Open. On a picture-perfect day beside the Pacific Ocean that produced an abundance of low scores, Woods had his moments but also […]

Veteran TE Watson rips Goodell for silence on blown calls

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Retiring New Orleans Saints tight end Benjamin Watson strongly criticized NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell on Thursday for his public silence following a blown call in the NFC championship game. Watson posted a letter to Goodell on Twitter, saying “we all realize that football is an imperfect game, played, […]

Union: Dead time in free-agent market 'threat to our game'

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The head of the baseball players’ association expressed concern over a second straight offseason that has seen many Bryce Harper, Manny Machado and many other free agents remain without deals less than a month before spring training. “All the dead time in the last two free-agent markets is […]

What Victor Oladipo's injury means for the Pacers

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- With All-Star guard Victor Oladipo potentially out for the season, could the Indiana Pacers still compete in the Eastern Conference? Oladipo suffered an ugly noncontact injury to his right knee during the second quarter of Wednesday’s game against the Toronto Raptors and left the court on a stretcher. […]

Pacers' Victor Oladipo leaves game with apparent leg injury

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Trainers quickly put a towel over the leg and players from both teams surrounded Oladipo as he lay on the floor. Fans gave him a standing ovation as he was carted off the floor on a stretcher. Oladipo had tears in his eyes but gave a thumbs-up as […]

Mariners sign Ichiro Suzuki to minor league contract

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Suzuki, 45, unofficially retired last May and took a front-office job with the Mariners, whom he joined as a 27-year-old after a storied career in Japan.  Part of the agreement reached Wednesday, confirmed by agent John Boggs to The Associated Press, was that Suzuki would join the Mariners […]

Yoel Romero-Paulo Costa bout targeted by UFC for April

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Brazilian news outlet Combate first reported the potential matchup, and multiple sources confirmed to ESPN the fight will likely headline UFC Fight Night on April 27. The event is expected to take place at American Airlines Arena in Miami, and will air ESPN. The bout is not yet […]

Former head coach Steve Spagnuolo the favorite to be Chiefs' next DC

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Spagnuolo, 59, and Andy Reid worked together in Philadelphia, share the same agent and have a mutual respect for each other’s work. Spagnuolo was with the Eagles from 1999 to 2006 as a defensive assistant, defensive backs and linebackers coach before becoming the Giants’ defensive coordinator from 2007-08. […]

Column: Don't write off Serena or Federer just yet

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Tempting as it might be, don’t write off Serena Williams or Roger Federer just yet. Sure, both are 37, and they’re showing their age. Yes, both are gone from the Australian Open, each with a loss to a far-younger opponent. Williams exited Wednesday in the quarterfinals against 26-year-old […]

ESPN 300 CB Shilo Sanders, son of Deion, commits to South Carolina

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- The son of Pro Football Hall of Fame cornerback Deion Sanders committed to South Carolina on Tuesday night over offers from Tennessee, Nebraska, Colorado State and others after making a second visit to Columbia over the weekend. The 6-foot, 178-pound physical corner, who can also play nickel or safety, made […]

1 point away, Serena stunned by Pliskova at Australian Open

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Four times, Serena Williams was only one point — a single point — from closing out a victory in the Australian Open quarterfinals. On the first such chance, at 5-1, 40-30 in the third set, she turned her left ankle awkwardly. The owner of the best serve in […]