76ers fan says he was kicked out of preseason game for supporting Hong Kong

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarke

The NBA has found itself scrambling to somehow repair its relationship with China in the way of Daryl Morey publicly showing support for the protests in Hong Kong, and the league may be taking measures to avoid the controversy at home as well. A Philadelphia 76ers fan named Sam Wachs says he and his wife were kicked out of the Wells Fargo Center on Tuesday night for showing support for Hong Kong during the Sixers' preseason game against the Guangzhou Loong-Lions of the Chinese Basketball Association. Wachs, who lived in Hong Kong for two years, says he and his wife were holding up signs...
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Two Sixers fans booted from game over ‘Free Hong Kong' signs

Two Sixers fans booted from game over ‘Free Hong Kong' signs

7 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

A pair of fans holding “Free Hong Kong” signs were booted from a Philadelphia 76ers game against Chinese squad Guangzhou Loong Lions Tuesday night, according to new reports. Sam Wachs and his wife had attended the preseason game at the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia when their neon green signs were confiscated by security, NBC...
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Hong Kong Open to go ahead despite protests

7 monthes ago   |   By Yardbarker

Former British Open champion Henrik Stenson will headline the Hong Kong Open in November as tournament organisers press on, despite violent protest across the city.
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Lakers fan creates T-shirts in support of Hong Kong protesters

7 monthes ago   |   By Los Angeles Times

A Lakers fan took to Reddit to announce there is a GoFundMe page to raise money to make and distribute 'Stand with Hong Kong' T-shirt to distribute at season-opening game.
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Sports Fans Took To Twitter To Share How Much They Enjoyed ‘The Match'

Sports Fans Took To Twitter To Share How Much They Enjoyed ‘The Match'

ESPN's “The Last Dance” documentary gave sports fans something to look forward to every Sunday night. But “The Match,” which featured professional golfers Tiger Woods and Phil... Read more ...

Peyton Manning Throws Bill Belichick Jab At Tom Brady Prior To The Match

Peyton Manning Throws Bill Belichick Jab At Tom Brady Prior To The Match

The Match hadn't even started yet and Peyton Manning went in on Tom Brady. Manning, who is playing with Tiger Woods against Phil Mickelson and Brady, was asked who he would've... Read more ...

Nationals' World Series ring features some bizarre math and a baby shark

Nationals' World Series ring features some bizarre math and a baby shark

Breaking down the team's explanation for the number of stones on its celebratory jewelry. Read more ...

The Match: Tiger Woods & Peyton Manning get the win, but Tom Brady & Phil...

The Match: Tiger Woods & Peyton Manning get the win, but Tom Brady & Phil Mickelson stole the show

It came down to the final hole, because of course. Tiger and Peyton got the win in "The Match," but Brady's shot and Phil's coaching were the real highlights. Read more ...

Rangers remain in NHL limbo after Andrew Cuomo allows training camps

Rangers remain in NHL limbo after Andrew Cuomo allows training camps

Gov. Andrew Cuomo may have announced that New York sports teams were permitted to begin in-state training camps as of Sunday afternoon, but the NHL has yet to communicate to... Read more ...

Tennis, anyone? Not this May in Paris for the French Open

Tennis, anyone? Not this May in Paris for the French Open

Sunday should have been the first day of the clay-court Grand Slam tournament held annually at Roland Garros. Instead, the grounds were empty. Read more ...

Arsenal in transfer talks with Champions League giants over selling...

Arsenal in transfer talks with Champions League giants over selling €38m-rated star

Arsenal are reportedly negotiating the sale of Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang with Paris Saint-Germain in a potential €38million transfer. The Gunners are in a difficult situation... Read more ...

Hamlin suffers serious setback at start of Coca-Cola 600

Hamlin suffers serious setback at start of Coca-Cola 600

Daytona 500 winner Denny Hamlin had his shot at winning another crown jewel event Sunday night destroyed before the Coca-Cola 600 even began Read more ...

Watch: Tom Brady silences Charles Barkley with incredible birdie on seventh hole

Watch: Tom Brady silences Charles Barkley with incredible birdie on seventh hole

Tampa Bay Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady ignored light-hearted trash talk from former NBA great Charles Barkley and hit a spectacular shot on the par-5 seventh hole during... Read more ...

WNBA teams set to make tough decisions on roster cuts

WNBA teams set to make tough decisions on roster cuts

A Tuesday deadline for WNBA teams to get their rosters under the salary cap so players could start getting paid June 1 has left many clubs with tough decisions on who they will... Read more ...