Top Sports Stories (Aug 08, 2012)

Attorney: Ray-Ray Armstrong plans to file injunction for reinstatement with Miami Hurricanes

The Ray-Ray Armstrong saga is still going strong. An attorney representing the former University of Miami Hurricanes safety said Tuesday night that he plans to file an injunction later this week to reinstate Armstrong to the Hurricanes football team. …

Miami Herald August 07, 2012, 9:26 PM (PST)


Weather conditions to be perfect for Usain Bolt to break world record in men’s 200 meters

LONDON – The weather gods have smiled on Usain Bolt’s bid to retain his Olympic 200 meters title and break the world record on Thursday. Bolt is a huge favorite to claim another gold medal after triumphing in the 100 meters on Sunday, but weather …

YAHOO! August 08, 2012, 4:36 AM (PST)

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Aly Raisman wins gold, ends with 3 medals

LONDON — Two Olympic gold medals are just fine with Gabby Douglas. Same for Aly Raisman, though that bronze was pretty sweet, too. While the all-around champion failed to add to her medal haul Tuesday, Raisman wrapped up the London Olympics in style. … August 07, 2012, 11:49 PM (PST)

A Penn State trustee says he’ll appeal NCAA sanctions

A Pennsylvania State University trustee said Monday that he was trying to appeal the NCAA’s sanctions against the university that resulted from the Jerry Sandusky child-sex-abuse scandal. In letters to fellow members of the board of trustees and to the…

Philadelphia Daily News August 08, 2012, 2:27 AM (PST)

Philadelphia Daily News

NBC to air ‘Go On,’ ‘Animal Practice’ comedies after Olympics

Gabby Douglas, Michael Phelps, Ryan Lochte and Missy Franklin were the stars of prime-time TV last week, helping to deliver record Olympics ratings to NBC – an average of 32?million viewers. But what NBC really needs is a breakout hit starring Crystal …

Washington Post August 08, 2012, 12:18 AM (PST)


Marlins-Mets Preview

Jose Reyes says he doesn’t care if he’s an unwelcome visitor to Citi Field, and he seems to be getting rather comfortable with the situation. The New York Mets are anything but comfortable in their own ballpark. Reyes looks to extend his career-best …

YAHOO! August 08, 2012, 4:28 AM (PST)