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Serena Williams posts video of daughter Olympia trying out tennis racquets

Serena Williams posts video of daughter Olympia trying out tennis racquets

TPN/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — The apple certainly doesn’t fall from the tree! Tennis superstar Serena Williams posted this video of her daughter Olympia hitting the racquet closet not once, but four times! “History in the making,” she wrote in the caption as little Olympia gave each racquet a smash test! Some of Williams’ celebrity friends…

Tom Brady shares heartfelt note on his parents’ 50th wedding anniversary

Tom Brady shares heartfelt note on his parents’ 50th wedding anniversary

Joe Faraoni / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Tom Brady often speaks about his deep appreciation for his parents and the hand they’ve had in his great success.The New England Patriots quarterback shared a lengthy post to celebrate their 50th wedding anniversary on Friday.Alongside Galynn Brady and Tom Brady Sr.’s wedding photo and a more recent…

Yankees star Aaron Judge joins team’s growing injured list

Yankees star Aaron Judge joins team’s growing injured list

Allen Kee / ESPN Images(NEW YORK) — Thirteen is proving to be an unlucky number for the New York Yankees.Aaron Judge, who dons the number on his jersey, is the latest player to join the team’s injured list. With his addition to the list, the Yankees now have 13 players who are battling injuries.The 26-year-old…

Flyers remove Kate Smith statue, drop her version of ‘God Bless America’

Flyers remove Kate Smith statue, drop her version of ‘God Bless America’

Aneese/iStock(PHILADELPHIA) — The Philadelphia Flyers have joined the New York Yankees in ceasing to play Kate Smith’s rendition of “God Bless America” during games.The move comes after the Flyers “learned that several of the songs Kate Smith performed in the 1930s include lyrics and sentiments that are incompatible with the values of our organization, and…

Scoreboard roundup — 4/21/19

Scoreboard roundup — 4/21/19

iStock(NEW YORK) — Here are the scores from Sunday’s sports events:MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALLINTERLEAGUEAtlanta 11 Cleveland 5AMERICAN LEAGUENY Yankees 7 Kansas City 6, 10 InningsMinnesota 4 Baltimore 3Detroit 4 Chi White Sox 3Boston 4 Tampa Bay 3, 11 InningsTexas 11 Houston 10Toronto 5 Oakland 4LA Angels 8 Seattle 6NATIONAL LEAGUEWashington 5 Miami 0San Francisco 3 Pittsburgh…

Conor McGregor seen in new bodycam footage getting arrested after phone altercation

Conor McGregor seen in new bodycam footage getting arrested after phone altercation

Ronald Martinez/Getty Images(MIAMI) — Prosecutors have released new footage of UFC star Conor McGregor getting arrested at a Miami Beach home after allegedly smashing and stealing a fan’s phone outside the Fountainebleau hotel. The police bodycam footage shows McGregor calmly being led from a private home to a police vehicle, where he is handcuffed before…

St. John’s hires former Arkansas coach Mike Anderson

St. John’s hires former Arkansas coach Mike Anderson

Wesley Hitt/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Former Arkansas head coach Mike Anderson has been named the next coach at St. John’s University, the school announced Friday. Anderson was fired last month after taking his team to the second round of the NIT. During his eight season with Arkansas, Anderson led the team to five postseason appearances…