Posts Tagged Sports business

Celtics sign swingman Evan Turner

Boston Celtics guard Evan Turner, displayed on the screen of a video camara, speaks to reporters during NBA basketball media day in Waltham, Mass., Monday, Sept. 29, 2014. (AP Photo/Elise Amendola)

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Celtics have signed swingman Evan Turner.

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Colts’ LaRon Landry suspended 4 games by NFL

INDIANAPOLIS (AP) — Colts safety LaRon Landry has been suspended four games without pay for violating the NFL’s performance-enhancing substance policy.

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Humana dropping out as title sponsor

LA QUINTA, Calif. (AP) — Humana is dropping out as title sponsor of the PGA Tour’s former Bob Hope Classic after the January tournament at PGA West and La Quinta Country Club.

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A’s Lester, Royals’ Shields in AL wild-card focus

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jon Lester throws to the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game on Wednesday, Sept. 24, 2014, in Oakland, Calif. (AP Photo/Marcio Jose Sanchez)

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — The Kansas City Royals made one of the boldest trades in franchise history two years ago. The Oakland Athletics made a similarly aggressive move just a couple of months ago.

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Old, overpaid Phillies look ahead to offseason

Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Cole Hamels throws against the Atlanta Braves in the first inning of a baseball game Sunday, Sept. 28, 2014, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/H. Rumph Jr)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A franchise-record payroll didn’t help the Philadelphia Phillies win many games.

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