Bill Simmons, we’re offering you a job

Wednesday, September 24th, 2014

In case you're unaware, ESPN suspended arguably its most popular personality on Wednesday when the company sidelined Bill Simmons for three weeks for having the audacity to profanely refer to NFL commissioner Roger Goodell a liar, then challenge his employers to reprimand him for it. We think it's a raw deal ...

Florida State: Jameis Winston will not play against Clemson

Friday, September 19th, 2014

On Friday night, Florida State officials announced that quarterback Jameis Winston will not play at all against No. 22 Clemson on Saturday night. The No. 1 Seminoles had originally suspended the redshirt sophomore for the first half of their showdown with the Tigers, but likely caved after virtually everyone ripped that ...

Report: Players want Alex Rodriguez kicked out of union

Tuesday, January 21st, 2014

New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez will miss the entire 2014 season thanks to a 162-game suspension for using performance-enhancing drugs. While that may seem like the worst news the 38-year-old could have gotten, things may have actually gone even further downhill for him. On Tuesday, Yahoo! Sports reported that ...

New York Jets: Mike Goodson suspended by NFL

Monday, August 26th, 2013

New York Jets running back Mike Goodson was suspended for the first four games of the 2013 season by the NFL on Monday for violating the league's substance abuse policy. Goodson signed a three-year, $6.9 million contract with the Jets in March of this year. Goodson was arrested in May and ...

Ryan Dempster fined, suspended for hitting Alex Rodriguez

Tuesday, August 20th, 2013

Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Ryan Dempster has officially received a five-game suspension from Major League Baseball for intentionally throwing at and hitting New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez on Sunday night. Yankees manager Joe Girardi was also fined for his argument with umpire Brian O'Nora following the incident. It ...

Everth Cabrera admits PED use, gives speech to teammates

Tuesday, August 6th, 2013

On Tuesday San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera began a 50-game suspension for his connection to the Biogenesis scandal. But before he disappeared for the remainder of the season, Cabrera admitted to using performance-enhancing drugs in an emotional statement on Monday, then addressed his teammates in a pregame speech on ...

Ian Kennedy drops appeal, starts 10-game suspension

Monday, June 17th, 2013

Arizona Diamondbacks right-hander Ian Kennedy has dropped his appeal of the 10-game suspension he was given for his role in last Tuesday's brawl with the Los Angeles Dodgers. Kennedy is now eligible to return on June 29. As a result of dropping the appeal on Monday night, Kennedy will only miss ...

Melky Cabrera reinstated to San Francisco Giants Roster

Saturday, October 13th, 2012

Melky Cabrera was in the middle of an MVP-type season for the San Francisco Giants in 2012, when it was revealed that he tested positive for a performance-enhancing substance. He was suspended 50 games by Major League Baseball on August 15. Cabrera has now served that suspension and was reinstated to ...