NFL replaces Pro Bowl with ‘The Pro Bowl Games’ featuring weeklong skills competitions, flag football game

The NFL is replacing the Pro Bowl with weeklong skills competitions and a flag football game, The Associated Press has learned. The new event will replace the full-contact showcase started in 1951. It will be renamed “The Pro Bowl Games” and will feature AFC and NFC players showcasing their football and non-football skills in challenges … Read more

U.S. women’s basketball team scores 145 points in rout of South Korea, breaking FIBA World Cup record

SYDNEY — A’ja Wilson and the United States women’s basketball team put on quite a show, breaking the FIBA ​​Women’s World Cup scoring mark in a record rout of South Korea. Brionna Jones scored 24 points, and Wilson added 20 to help the US beat South Korea 145-69 on Monday. Shakira Austin’s layup with 9 … Read more

Constance Wu Says She Was Sexually Harassed By “Fresh Off The Boat” Producer

Constance Wu has revealed that she was sexually harassed by a producer on the ABC series, “Fresh Off the Boat.” Constance Wu says that she was the victim of sexual harassment by a producer on ABC’s sitcom, Fresh Off the Boatin her new memoir, Making a Scene. Wu was a star in the series during … Read more

Runners in Kelowna raise funds for retired military and police dogs – Okanagan

People across Canada have come together to raise funds for retired police and military service dogs at Gator 5K Heroes Runs in communities across the country, including Kelowna. The runs are fundraising events for Ned’s Wish a charity that provides money to families caring for retired military and police dogs. “At any given time we’re … Read more

New Orleans Saints not considering change at QB despite 1-2 start

CHARLOTTE, NC — New Orleans Saints coach Dennis Allen said the team is not considering a quarterback change despite its offensive struggles and inconsistency. Quarterback Jameis Winston is dealing with a back injury that he described as a “transverse fracture” to the Fox game broadcast. Winston said he was in pain and wearing four layers … Read more

Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert ‘didn’t want to quit on the team’ in 38-10 home loss

10:27 PM ET Lindsey ThiryoESPN close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketball INGLEWOOD, Calif. — It was an embarrassing loss for the Los Angeles Chargers, made spectacular only by one incredibly befuddling decision. With 4:54 remaining in a 38-10 … Read more

Warriors’ Stephen Curry says he spoke with Adam Silver about Robert Sarver discipline, calls impending Suns sale ‘exactly what should have happened’

9:18 PM ET Kendra AndrewsESPN SAN FRANCISCO — Golden State Warriors star Stephen Curry, speaking publicly on the Robert Sarver matter for the first time on Sunday, said he had private conversations with commissioner Adam Silver regarding the punishment handed down by the league to the embattled Phoenix Suns and Mercury owner . “(I) got … Read more

New York Jets coach Robert Saleh expecting QB Zach Wilson back in Week 4, but doctors have final say

EAST RUTHERFORD, NJ — After sitting out three games with a knee injury, New York Jets quarterback Zach Wilson is poised to return next Sunday against the Pittsburgh Steelers. “I’m expecting [him back]but until the doctors say so, I’m just going to say he’s being evaluated,” coach Robert Saleh said Sunday after a 27-12 loss … Read more