Today in Sports History: January 23rd
Here's a look back at sports happenings on this date in history, Jan. 23.
25 minutes ago - Arizona Daily Star
On Guard, Ready, Fence: The Sport of Parafencing
When Byron Branch was younger, he was involved in a chess club and played a lot of chess. “I've always been intrigued by anything that is intellectually heavy,” he said. When...
29 minutes ago - Disabled Sports USA
Mastrodonato: Red Sox touted payroll flexibility one year ago, but what have they done with it?
February is going to be the Red Sox' month. It has to be, right? They watched October baseball from the couch and must have taken an extra-long holiday break in November...
39 minutes ago - Boston Herald
Norway Locks Down Oslo Area to Fight Spread of New Covid Variant
1 hour ago - Bloomberg
Pay up: Antonio Brown contesting decision ordering NFL star to pay rape accuser $100,000 after direct message discovery
NFL star Antonio Brown has been ordered to pay his rape accuser $100,000 after he allegedly broke a confidentiality agreement in a prior settlement. Brown, who is aiming for a...
2 hours ago - RT
Conor McGregor's UFC 257 stakes muddled by Khabib Nurmagomedov
Make no mistake: Conor McGregor is the center of the MMA world. Always. That said, despite combat sports' top draw returning to the octagon Saturday against Dustin Poirier to...
3 hours ago - New York Post
The N.W.H.L. Is Coming Back, for Two Weeks Only
The league, which has been shut down since March because of the coronavirus pandemic, will begin its very brief sixth season with a new team and an agreement to have its...
3 hours ago - NY Times
Joe Buck on studying the greats and criticism that ‘kills' him
FOX Sports' lead play-by-play announcer, Joe Buck has called six Super Bowls, 23 World Series and 25 MLB League Championship Series for the network and takes time for a Q&A...
4 hours ago - New York Post
Fans show up, but Golden Knights don't in loss at Arizona
Goaltender Robin Lehner lost for the first time in six regular-season starts with the Golden Knights, who fell to the Arizona Coyotes for their first defeat this season.
5 hours ago - Review Journal - 2 articles
'He just changed the game forever': College baseball player from NH honors Hank Aaron
Adrian Siravo, the Gilford High School class of 2020 graduate, proudly sports No. 44 in honor of his hero Hank Aaron.
6 hours ago - WMUR
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Reaction to the death of baseball great Hank Aaron
Here are some of the reactions from people, from former presidents to legendary baseball players, following the death of one-time home run king Hank Aaron.
Texas sues Biden administration over halt to deportations
The lawsuit comes before President Biden even reached his first weekend in the White House.
3 dead in military helicopter crash were experienced pilots
Officials say the three National Guard members killed when a helicopter crashed in an upstate New York field this week were experienced pilots with past deployments to Afghanistan.
Protesters detained at rallies in support of arrested opposition figure...
Supporters of the recently arrested anti-corruption campaigner Alexey Navalny have staged unsanctioned protests in the eastern part of Russia. More rallies are expected in...
Baseball's Home Run King And Civil Rights Icon Hank Aaron Dead At 86
Major League Baseball hero Hank Aaron died on Friday at the age of 86. The Hall of Famer shattered barriers and records, becoming one of the most prolific baseball players in...
Austin wins Senate confirmation as 1st Black Pentagon chief
Lloyd J. Austin, the West Point graduate who rose to the Army's elite ranks and marched through racial barriers in a 41-year career, has won Senate confirmation to become the...
Hot sauce and staredowns: Watch Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier go...
The training is done, they've made weight and now Conor McGregor and Dustin Poirier have faced off on stage for the last time ahead of their main event clash at UFC 257 on "UFC...
House to send Trump impeachment article Monday, Schumer says
WASHINGTON - House Speaker Nancy Pelosi plans to send the article of impeachment against Donald Trump to the Senate on Monday, launching the start of the former president's...
Schumer pushes Trump impeach trial to Feb. 8 as McConnell, Biden preferred
Senate Majority Leader Chuck Schumer on Friday announced that former President Trump's impeachment trial will begin the week of Feb. 8 - after President Biden indicated he...