Allen Kee / ESPN Images(FOXBOROUGH, Mass.) – The Patriots expected the worst when tight end Rob Gronkowski went down with a back injury, and the bad news became a reality Saturday. The team placed the tight end on injured reserve following back surgery in Los Angeles on Friday, ending his season. Gronkowksi has had a […]
Photo by Allen Kee / ESPN Images(HOUSTON) -- According to multiple reports, free agent outfielder Carlos Beltran and the Houston Astros have agreed to a one-year $16 million deal. The deal also includes a no-trade clause, according to ESPN.Beltran, 39, was a top free agent on the market after a stellar 2015-16 campaign. He started […]
Allen Kee / ESPN(NEW ORLEANS) -- The shooting that killed former NFL player Joe McKnight in Louisiana on Thursday is considered a road rage incident, not a hate crime, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said.Ronald Gasser, who allegedly admitted to fatally shooting McKnight, is cooperating with the ongoing investigation, the Jefferson Parish Sheriff's Office said […]
Iran's President Hassan Rouhani is demanding that U.S. President Barack Obama not sign an extension of U.S. sanctions, saying the bill is a violation of a landmark nuclear deal between Iran and world powers.
A graduate student arrested on suspicion of killing the professor who oversaw his work at the University of California was described by some of his fellow classmates as a quiet but seemingly normal young man while others...
Jeff Kravitz/FilmMagic, IncNirvana's 1992 compilation album Incesticide will be reissued on vinyl in honor of its upcoming 25th anniversary. The two-LP collection, which features remastered audio from the original analog master tape and recording sources, will be released January 13. Released one year after Nirvana's watershed sophomore album Nevermind, Incesticide featured the non-album single "Sliver," […]
Blackened RecordingsDuring the opening of Metallica's song "ManUNkind," from the band's new album Hardwired...to Self-Destruct, Robert Trujillo picks a bassline reminiscent of the late Cliff Burton's playing style. As it turns out, that was very much intentional. "When I had written that, I was definitely thinking about Cliff," Trujillo tells Canada's Exclaim! TV. "In a […]
Credit: Ross HalfinAlice Cooper's 15th annual Christmas Pudding fundraising concert takes place on Saturday, December 3, at the historic Celebrity Theatre in the shock rocker's hometown of Phoenix. The show will be headlined by the Cooper-fronted supergroup The Hollywood Vampires, which also features Aerosmith guitarist Joe Perry and actor Johnny Depp, while other acts on […]
United Artists/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Saturday, December 3, marks the 40th anniversary of the release of Rocky. The 1976 film was made for around $1 million and ended up grossing $117 million domestically, taking home Best Picture at the Oscars the next year. Not bad for Sylvester Stallone, a down-on-his-luck character actor with about $100 […]
Marvel - 2016(SAN PAULO) -- Although no footage has leaked, due to tight security, fans are buzzing about footage of Spider-Man: Homecoming that screened Friday at Brazil Comic-Con in San Paulo. The snippet, said to be from the trailer that will first be seen officially running before Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, is being described by people […]
Getty Images/Jonathan Leibson(SAO PAULO) -- Vin Diesel says he is still reeling, nearly three years to the day since he lost his dear friend Paul Walker. Walker died in a fiery car crash in 2013, a passenger in a Porsche driven by friend Roger Rodas, who also perished. "The last three years have been some of the hardest […]