MLB notebook: Tommy John surgery for Yanks’ Severino

New York Yankees right-hander Luis Severino needs Tommy John surgery, general manager Brian Cashman confirmed Tuesday.

Islanders’ Zach Parise trade attempt was classic Lou Lamoriello

Claude Lemieux filed a grievance against Lou Lamoriello in 1995 and alleged in a hearing that the-then Devils general manager filed false documents with the league in what became the Conn Smythe Tr…

Michael Wacha flashes improved velocity in first Mets outing

LAKELAND, Fla. — Michael Wacha’s two scoreless innings Tuesday were a nice way to start his Mets career, but it’s the 94-96 mph he consistently flashed that resonated loudest. The Mets had no reaso…

Red Sox keep quarantining players over coronavirus

They’re trying to strike out coronavirus. For the second time this spring training, the Boston Red Sox quarantined a prospect in wake of the virus outbreak. Taiwanese pitcher Chih-Jung Liu ha…

Chelsea 0-3 Bayern Munich: Serge Gnabry scores twice as Bayern take control

Serge Gnabry continues his dominance over London clubs in this season's Champions League as Bayern Munich take control of their last-16 tie with Chelsea.

Joe Douglas getting closer to making Jamal Adams ‘Jet for life’

INDIANAPOLIS – Jets general manager Joe Douglas sounds like a man who believes he can get a contract extension done with safety Jamal Adams. “Jamal is an unbelievable player as we talked about at t…

Wijnaldum lays out plans to stay at the top and retire at former club

The Dutch midfielder scored in Monday night’s win over West Ham

Eden Hazard: Real Madrid forward may miss rest of season, says Zinedine Zidane

Real Madrid forward Eden Hazard may miss the rest of this season because of ankle injury, says manager Zinedine Zidane.

Mets thinking way outside the box for final rotation spot

TAMPA — The Mets’ fifth starter battle between Steven Matz and Michael Wacha could result in one of them winning, both of them kind of winning or neither of them winning. For now the Mets’ public s…

Woodward commits to United squad rebuild

Ed Woodward has recommitted to a rebuild of the Manchester United squad, overseen by manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer, in the club's latest financial results. “We are pushing for a strong finish in the Premier League, the Europa League and the FA Cup as we enter the final third of the season," Woodward said in a statement.

Russian former world boxing champion Sergey Kovalev arrested on DUI charge in latest run-in with the

Former light heavyweight champion boxer Sergey Kovalev has been arrested on charges of DUI in Los Angeles after the Russian fighter was reportedly pulled over by California Highway Patrol on Monday.

Not over my backyard: Tokyo residents fight Olympic flight plans

As Tokyo prepares to greet overseas visitors to the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games in July, some city residents are upset about the more than 100 low flying jetliners a day that will bring them to the city.