Posts By: Gazetteer & Urandir Martinez
Nets' Kyrie Irving to have season-ending shoulder surgery

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Brooklyn Nets guard Kyrie Irving will have arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder and miss the rest of the season By The Associated Press February 21, 2020, 1:21 AM 3 min read PHILADELPHIA — Kyrie Irving tried to keep playing through pain, a cortisone shot no longer providing […]

McIlroy roars out to a 2-shot lead in Mexico Championship

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- MEXICO CITY — Rory McIlroy switched back to his old putter for the Mexico Championship and it made a world of difference. It helps that he’s still hitting the ball like the No. 1 player in the world. McIlroy ripped a 4-iron from 275 yards into the thin […]

Brian Urlacher's brother charged in offshore gambling ring

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Federal prosecutors say the brother of a Chicago Bears Hall of Famer is among 10 people charged with operating an offshore sports gambling business By The Associated Press February 21, 2020, 12:23 AM 2 min read CHICAGO — The brother of Chicago Bears Hall of Fame linebacker Brian […]

NFL owners approve negotiated terms for new labor agreement

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- NFL owners voted to accept the negotiated terms for a new collective bargaining agreement By BARRY WILNER AP Pro Football Writer February 20, 2020, 10:11 PM 3 min read NEW YORK — The NFL has put the labor ball in the players’ hands. In a somewhat surprisingly strong decision, […]

Another man accuses late U. of Michigan doctor of sex abuse

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Another man has come forward to publicly accuse a late University of Michigan physician of sexual abuse decades ago By DAVID EGGERT, KATHLEEN FOODY and MIKE HOUSEHOLDER February 20, 2020, 10:04 PM 4 min read ANN ARBOR, Michigan — Another man has come forward to publicly accuse a […]

NFL Saints backed by church in effort to keep emails secret

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- An attorney for New Orleans’ Roman Catholic archdiocese is strongly defending the New Orleans Saints’ public-relations help in dealing with the clergy sex abuse crisis By JIM MUSTIAN Associated Press February 20, 2020, 9:53 PM 4 min read NEW ORLEANS — An attorney for New Orleans’ Roman Catholic […]

Yankees' Luis Severino has sore right forearm, shut down

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino has been shut down from throwing for the second consecutive spring training, this time because of right forearm soreness By MARK DIDTLER Associated Press February 20, 2020, 9:28 PM 3 min read TAMPA, Fla. — New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino has […]

NHL teams get jump on deadline with flurry of early trades

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Tom Fitzgerald changed teams twice at the NHL trade deadline as a player and knows how it feels. As interim general manager of the New Jersey Devils, he didn’t wait until deadline day to trade captain Andy Greene or forward Blake Coleman. Beating the buzzer by more than […]

Bounce back: MLB veterans to watch in spring games

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Giancarlo Stanton’s intimidating presence was missing from the middle of the Yankees’ lineup for a big chunk of 2019 because of an injury-filled season By DAVID BRANDT AP Sports Writer February 20, 2020, 6:31 PM 4 min read SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. — Giancarlo Stanton’s intimidating presence was missing from […]

Roger Federer has knee surgery, will miss French Open

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Roger Federer has had surgery on his right knee and says he will miss the French Open and several other tournaments By The Associated Press February 20, 2020, 3:30 PM 2 min read BASEL, Switzerland — Roger Federer has had surgery on his right knee and will miss […]

Tired Tottenham looks to seize on Chelsea's slump in EPL

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Tottenham’s Jose Mourinho and Chelsea’s Frank Lampard are grumbling managers ahead of their teams’ meeting in the Premier League that could have big repercussions in the race for Champions League qualification By STEVE DOUGLAS AP Sports Writer February 20, 2020, 1:31 PM 4 min read Jose Mourinho had […]

For Napoli fans, the team is a religion and Maradona is god

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- NAPLES, Italy — When Lionel Messi climbs up the steps from the moat surrounding the field at the San Paolo Stadium on Tuesday and emerges into the Champions League spotlight, he’ll be stepping onto sacred ground. The ground where fellow Argentina great Diego Maradona achieved some of his […]

Messi demands calm after chaotic 2 months for Barcelona

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Lionel Messi has addressed the problems at Barcelona after two months of poor play and conflicts inside the club By JOSEPH WILSON Associated Press February 20, 2020, 11:31 AM 4 min read BARCELONA, Spain — Barcelona has been hit recently by a series of setbacks on the field […]

Swiss prosecutors charge Al-Khelaifi in FIFA bribery case

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Swiss federal prosecutors have charged Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi in connection with a wider bribery investigation linked to World Cup television rights By GRAHAM DUNBAR AP Sports Writer February 20, 2020, 10:57 AM 2 min read GENEVA — Paris Saint-Germain president Nasser al-Khelaifi was charged Thursday by […]

Galchenyuk scores in shootout, Wild beat Canucks 4-3

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Alex Galchenyuk scored the tying goal and the shootout winner as the Minnesota Wild beat the Vancouver Canucks 4-3 By The Associated Press February 20, 2020, 8:11 AM 4 min read VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Alex Galchenyuk scored the tying goal and the shootout winner as the Minnesota […]

AP PHOTOS: Olympic bidder Sapporo has erratic snowfall

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Japan’s northern city of Sapporo went nearly two months without sow By JAE C. HONG Associated Press February 20, 2020, 7:22 AM 2 min read SAPPORO, Japan — After two months of almost no snow, Japan’s northern city of Sapporo was overwhelmed with the white stuff. Earlier this […]

Virus limits next Tokyo Olympic test event to Japanese-only

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Tokyo Olympic organizers say a test event scheduled for later this month is being revamped because of the fear of the spreading virus from China By STEPHEN WADE AP Sports Writer February 20, 2020, 7:06 AM 4 min read TOKYO — A test event for the Tokyo Olympics […]

Saarela's first NHL goal helps Panthers top Ducks 4-1

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Vincent Trocheck and Aleksi Saarela each scored second-period goals off fortuitous rebounds and the Florida Panthers were able to rally from an early deficit for a 4-1 victory over the Anaheim Ducks By DOUG PADILLA Associated Press February 20, 2020, 7:03 AM 5 min read ANAHEIM, Calif. — […]

Johnson, Daniels help NC State rout No. 6 Duke 88-66

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Markell Johnson scored a career-high 28 points to help North Carolina State to beat sixth-ranked Duke 88-66 on Wednesday night By AARON BEARD AP Basketball Writer February 20, 2020, 4:19 AM 3 min read RALEIGH, N.C. — Markell Johnson scored a career-high 28 points, including his third halfcourt […]

Jackson-Davis career game leads Indiana past Minnesota 68-56

Digital Resource Sports News – Urandir News- Trayce Jackson-Davis had 27 points and 16 rebounds, both career highs, to lead Indiana’s second-half takeover of Minnesota By DAVE CAMPBELL AP Sports Writer February 20, 2020, 4:26 AM 4 min read MINNEAPOLIS — Trayce Jackson-Davis had 27 points and 16 rebounds, both career highs, to lead Indiana’s […]