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NBA announces suspension of Memphis Grizzlies wing Dillon Brooks for Game 3 against Golden State after flagrant foul on Gary Payton II

The NBA announced Thursday that Memphis Grizzlies wing Dillon Brooks has been suspended for Game 3 of their second-round series against the Golden State Warriors. Brooks was ejected from Game 2 after committing a Flagrant 2 foul on Warriors guard Gary Payton II, which resulted in Payton fracturing his left elbow. Payton is expected to miss at

Golden State Warriors’ Draymond Green fined $25K by NBA for flipping off Grizzlies fans during Game 2

The NBA has fined Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green $25,000 for flipping off Memphis Grizzlies fans as he headed to the locker room in Game 2 of their Western Conference Semifinals series. Green went to the locker room in the second quarter to receive medical assistance after taking an elbow to the face, later returning to the

Arizona Diamondbacks’ pitcher Madison Bumgarner ejected after one inning following argument with umpire

Arizona Diamondbacks left-handed pitcher Madison Bumgarner was ejected for arguing with an umpire after he pitched one inning against the Miami Marlins on Wednesday in Miami.  Bumgarner was restrained by teammates and coaches as the argument took place, shortly after a check of his hands for a foreign substance between innings. The 32-year-old

Pittsburgh Penguins defeat New York Rangers in triple OT with a 4-3 win in Game 1 of the Eastern Conference playoff series

The Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin scored on a deflection 5:58 into the third overtime, bringing Pittsburgh a 4-3 victory over the New York Rangers in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series on Tuesday night at Madison Square Garden. For the Penguins, Jake Guentzel scored twice and Bryan Rust had a goal and two assists, while Sidney Crosby