Dallas Stars’ Rick Bowness stepping down after three seasons as head coach

Rick Bowness is stepping aside as Dallas Stars head coach after three seasons, the team announced on Friday. Bowness, 67, had his two-year contract expire after the Stars were eliminated by the Calgary Flames in seven games in the first round of the Western Conference playoffs. Assistant coaches Derek Laxdal, John Stevens and Todd Nelson … Read more

All 22 fighters hit mark

LAS VEGAS – MMA Junkie was on stage and reporting live from Friday’s official UFC Fight Night 206 fighter weigh-ins. The weigh-ins took place at the UFC Apex in Las Vegas. The same venue hosts Saturday’s card, which streams entirely on ESPN+. Among those weighing in were former women’s bantamweight champion Holly Holm and her … Read more

Estranged husband shoots wife, daughter, and mother-in-law before killing himself

A man estranged from his family showed up to his wife’s Texas home on Thursday and fatally shot her, their 4-year-old daughter, and his mother-in-law before turning the gun on himself, police said. Police responded to an apartment complex in Spring around 8 am following reports of gunshots and found four bodies inside with bullet … Read more

Texas high school senior prank causes thousands in damages

An originally sanctioned senior prank at a Texas high school took a destructive turn this week, causing thousands of dollars in damage and forcing the school to cancel classes for the remainder of the academic year. The approved prank was organized by a small group of students at Frisco’s Memorial High School and involved sticking … Read more

Ben Crump vows to sue accomplices to Buffalo shooting

BUFFALO, NY – Civil rights attorney Ben Crump vowed Thursday to sue “everybody” that was an accomplishment to the Buffalo supermarket shooting, including the gunman’s parents, as relatives of those killed sobbed for their loved ones and begged for action. “We absolutely intend on going after the gun manufacturers, the gun distributors and anybody else … Read more

NFL commissioner Roger Goodell, Buffalo Bills greats visit memorial, volunteers in wake of shooting

6:21 PM ET Alaina GetzenbergESPN BUFFALO, NY — Thurman Thomas and his wife, Patricia, have been at the forefront in the wake of the racially motivated shooting at Tops Friendly Markets in East Buffalo that killed 10 and injured three, fundraising and working to support and be there for the community. As the Hall-of-Fame running … Read more

California Mercedes-Benz ‘something out of 007 movie,’ had license plate flipper, gas device

Police in Southern California arrested two suspects Tuesday in connection with vehicle burglaries who were found riding in a car straight out of a “James Bond” movie, they said. Yasmine Kambour, 37, and Chris Huynh, 44, both residents of Garden Grove in Orange County, were taken into custody after someone called the Irvine Police Department … Read more

Ex-hospital worker charged with patient’s murder 20 years later

An ex-hospital worker in Missouri was charged this month with the murder of a patient who died two decades ago under her care. Jennifer Anne Hall, 41, is accused of using a deadly dose of a muscle relaxant and morphine to kill 75-year-old Fern Franco at Hedrick Medical Center in 2002, according to Livingston County … Read more

Dave Chappelle’s attacker charged with stabbing roommate last year

The crazed man accused of attacking comedian Dave Chappelle on stage during a Los Angeles show earlier this month has been charged with attempted murder for allegedly stabbing his roommate in December. Isaiah Lee, 23, was busted Thursday in connection to the fight with his roommate at a transitional housing facility on December 2, the … Read more

Pittsburgh Panthers star WR Jordan Addison to join USC Trojans

5:28 PM ET Pete ThamelESPN The most prolific performer to enter the NCAA transfer portal this offseason has found a destination. Former Pittsburgh wide receiver Jordan Addison will transfer to USC to play this fall, he announced on social media Thursday. pic.twitter.com/5oN0ZVGsCC —Jordan Addison (@Espn_Jordan) May 19, 2022 Addison visited USC officially over the past … Read more