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Tyreke Evans Kicked Out Of NBA For Drug Policy Violation Tyreke Evans Kicked Out Of NBA For Drug Policy Violation

This afternoon, the NBA announced that Pacers guard and former rookie of the year Tyreke Evans has been “dismissed and disqualified from the league for violating the terms of the NBA/NBPA Anti-Drug Program.” The league said he will be eligible to apply for reinstatement in two years.

Poor Sage Northcutt Gets Knocked Out 30 Seconds Into Minor League MMA Debut Poor Sage Northcutt Gets Knocked Out 30 Seconds Into Minor League MMA Debut

Sage Northcutt—a composite of every person who appeared in Point Break—resurfaced in Singapore today, six months after he was unceremoniously released by the UFC while riding a three-fight winning streak. Northcutt had been aggressively promoted and marketed by the promotion, but it elected not to sink any more time…

Deadspin Up All Night: Goodbye Horses Deadspin Up All Night: Goodbye Horses

Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Goodbye horses.

This Lady Running Like A Horse Is Really, Really Good At Running Like A Horse This Lady Running Like A Horse Is Really, Really Good At Running Like A Horse

This is Ayla Kirstine, a Norwegian woman who went viral on German Twitter this week for running like a horse. You may have questions—“Why is she running like a horse?” would be a good one—though you cannot deny that this pferdmädchen is extremely good at running, and even jumping, like a horse.

Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony Stephen A. Smith Wrings Emmy-Worthy Performance Out Of Knicks' Lottery Agony

The day after the tragicomic New York Knicks were denied the opportunity to draft Zion Williamson, a nation alternately laughing at more Knicks misery and consoling those who got their hopes up turned their eyes to the cranky bard of Knicks angst: Stephen A. Smith.

Jets Fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Who Apparently Lost Power Struggle With Adam Gase Jets Fire GM Mike Maccagnan, Who Apparently Lost Power Struggle With Adam Gase

Less than a month after the NFL Draft, and long after any notable free-agent signings, the New York Jets have decided to get rid of GM Mike Maccagnan. The team also fired VP of player personnel Brian Heimerdinger, Maccagnan’s right-hand man and presumptive heir, installing new head coach Adam Gase as the acting GM.

Attorney In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Tiger Woods Claims His Restaurant's Management Deleted Video Evidence Attorney In Wrongful Death Lawsuit Against Tiger Woods Claims His Restaurant's Management Deleted Video Evidence

The family of Nicholas Immesberger filed a wrongful death lawsuit in Florida court yesterday against Tiger Woods, his girlfriend Erica Herman, and Woods’s restaurant The Woods Jupiter, where Herman is a manager, alleging that the staff overserved Immesberger the night he died in a car crash in December.

Turkish TV Channel Won't Air Blazers-Warriors Because Of Enes Kanter Turkish TV Channel Won't Air Blazers-Warriors Because Of Enes Kanter

Turkish NBA fans hoping to catch the Western Conference Finals won’t be able to do so on network TV. According to the schedule for the NBA’s official broadcaster in Turkey, the network S Sport will only carry the Eastern Conference Finals after previously showing nearly every other playoff series thus far. Today a rep…

Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence Dodgers Pitcher Julio Urias Arrested On Suspicion Of Domestic Violence

Dodgers pitcher Julio Urias was arrested Monday around 9:30 p.m. local time by the Los Angeles Police Department after witnesses reportedly saw him shoving a woman to the ground.

Knife-Wielding Hiker Accused Of Killing One Camper, Injuring Another On Appalachian Trail Knife-Wielding Hiker Accused Of Killing One Camper, Injuring Another On Appalachian Trail

One Appalachian Trail hiker is dead while another is recovering from several stab wounds after a man attacked a camp in southwestern Virginia with a knife early Saturday morning. Massachusetts resident James Jordan was arrested by Wythe County Sheriff’s Office deputies in the George Washington and Jefferson National…

The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Masterpiece Of Humiliation The Sports Highlight Of The Day Is This Masterpiece Of Humiliation

In a few short seconds, the kid defending the hoop in this clip learned a few important lessons about basketball. If you’re going to jump, really jump; if your opponent is palming the ball on you with a full head of steam, know they are trying to expose you; and finally, make sure to be aware of your surroundings,…

Jessica Andrade's Neck Slam KO Was Legal, But That Doesn't Make It Any Easier To Watch Jessica Andrade's Neck Slam KO Was Legal, But That Doesn't Make It Any Easier To Watch

Tip to tail, UFC 237 was a bummer. Saturday’s event felt sour from the start of the prelims—when former UFC champ B.J. Penn led off the undercard one month after MMA Junkie reported on allegations against Penn of years of physical and sexual abuse—and the evening culminated with Jessica Andrade dethroning Rose…

Derek Holland Blasts Giants Management, Says Team Had Him Fake An Injury Derek Holland Blasts Giants Management, Says Team Had Him Fake An Injury

After losing 5-4 to the Reds last night, the San Francisco Giants announced that struggling starter Derek Holland would be headed to the bullpen. That was the second rotation move of the day for San Francisco, who also optioned Dereck Rodriguez before the game. Holland spoke to reporters after the loss and excoriated…

Matthew Boling's 100-Meter National Record Wasn't Even His Most Stunning Performance Matthew Boling's 100-Meter National Record Wasn't Even His Most Stunning Performance

Texas superstar sprinter Matthew Boling of Houston Strake Jesuit has spent the final month of his high school career shattering records. In late April, Boling became the first-ever high schooler to break 10 seconds in the 100-meter dash, dropping a 9.98. His dominant performance, however, was aided by a tailwind of…

Arsenal Have One Last Shot To Save Their Topsy-Turvy Season Arsenal Have One Last Shot To Save Their Topsy-Turvy Season

It shouldn’t have had to end like this for Arsenal.

Horse Seeks Justice In Court Horse Seeks Justice In Court

Maximum Security and his entourage of humans are not going to take his controversial Kentucky Derby disqualification lying down, even after those scoundrels down at the Kentucky Horse Racing Commission summarily denied the bay colt’s formal protest earlier this week. To a lesser horse, this would be the final blow in…

Kevin Durant's Achilles Seems To Be Intact, But The Warriors Have To Beat The Rockets Without Him Kevin Durant's Achilles Seems To Be Intact, But The Warriors Have To Beat The Rockets Without Him

The good news for Warriors fans: An MRI this afternoon confirmed that Kevin Durant’s scary-looking non-contact injury Wednesday night was actually a right calf strain. The last time Durant strained his calf, he was only out for a week, which means he could return in the playoffs and should be healthy when he hits free…

Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely Cubs Fan Using "OK" Hand Gesture Behind Doug Glanville Gets Banned Indefinitely

At the start of the bottom of the third inning of last night’s Marlins-Cubs game, the NBC Sports Chicago broadcast cut to analyst Doug Glanville for an update. While Glanville was talking, a fan in a hoodie waved hello to the camera, flashed a peace sign, then made an upside-down OK hand gesture with his fingers.

Sacramento Kings Use Their Free Time To Get Everyone To Argue About The Order Of Operations Sacramento Kings Use Their Free Time To Get Everyone To Argue About The Order Of Operations

Today the Sacramento Kings and De’Aaron Fox invited everyone into their shared mind palace when they asked what the answer to this seemingly simple math equation. The result was chaos, and it nearly broke the Deadspin staff, although to be fair, basically any meaningless argument can break the Deadspin staff.

Mike Fiers Threw A Most Improbable And Very Oakland A's No-Hitter Mike Fiers Threw A Most Improbable And Very Oakland A's No-Hitter

For the second MLB season in a row, an A’s pitcher has thrown the first no-hitter of the season. That’s a rather unusual feat, given that the A’s rotation has been so famously dinged-up that they opted for a bullpen start in last year’s Wild Card game, but there was plenty about Mike Fiers’s no-no last night that was…

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