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2022 NBA Draft winners: Pistons, Rockets make first round splashes

The Pistons and Rockets both had unexpected first rounds in the NBA Draft, leading to the addition of strong franchise building blocks. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — It was a wild NBA Draft night right from the jump when the Orlando Magic ended up selecting Paolo Banchero with the top pick instead of the favored and expected […]

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Judge, Yankees agree to $19 million deal, avoid hearing

Judge is in the midst of his best season, batting .304 with a major league-leading 27 homers. The deal puts him on track to become a free agent after this year. NEW YORK — Aaron Judge and the New York Yankees avoided an arbitration hearing Friday by agreeing to a $19 million, one-year contract, a […]

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NBA Draft 2022 live tracker, updates, rumors: Magic shock everyone with Paolo Banchero

The 2022 NBA Draft is finally here. We’ll be tracking the picks throughout the night, with reaction from local team experts and NBA Draft experts. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The wild 2021-22 NBA season just wrapped up with the Golden State Warriors defeating the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals, and now suddenly we turn our […]

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NBA Draft 2022 live tracker, updates, rumors: Magic, Thunder, Rockets hold top picks

The 2022 NBA Draft is finally here. We’ll be tracking the picks throughout the night, with reaction from local team experts and NBA Draft experts. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The wild 2021-22 NBA season just wrapped up with the Golden State Warriors defeating the Boston Celtics in the NBA Finals, and now suddenly we turn our […]

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Vote now! | Help send your favorite San Diego Padres players to MLB’s All-Star Game

After the first batch of votes, Padres third baseman Manny Machado leads while many other Padres are close to claiming a spot on the team. SAN DIEGO — Padres fans, it is that time of year again. Time to vote your favorite Padres into the All-Star game! The team has plenty of players who are […]

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US swimmer rescued by coach after fainting in pool at world championships

The U.S. coach knew something was wrong when she saw artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez sink motionless to the bottom of the pool. BUDAPEST, Hungary — Only her quick reaction prevented a tragedy as Andrea Fuentes made a dramatic rescue. The United States coach knew something was wrong when she saw artistic swimmer Anita Alvarez sink motionless […]

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The Ultimate NBA Mock Draft for 2022: who will your team pick?

With the 2022 NBA Draft approaching, local experts across the Locked On Podcast Network participated in their own mock draft with analysis from Audacy NBA experts. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — The 2022 NBA Draft is just a day away and the chatter around this year’s event is reaching a fever pitch. That includes the discussion on […]

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Report: Brooks Koepka to join Saudi-backed LIV Golf series

Four-time major winner Brooks Koepka will join Dustin Johnson, Phil Mickelson, Bryson Dechambeau and Abraham Ancer on the Saudi-backed LIV Golf series. CROMWELL, Conn. — The Saudi-backed LIV Golf series that has been plucking away at PGA Tour players has one of their biggest fish yet in four-time major champion Brooks Koepka, according to reports […]

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Machado-less Padres beat Diamondbacks 4-1

Kim Ha-seong hit a go-ahead, two-run single in the second for the Padres, who were without All-Star slugger Manny Machado. SAN DIEGO — Yu Darvish pitched seven strong innings and Jake Cronenworth and Trent Grisham homered to lead the San Diego Padres to a 4-1 win over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Monday night. Kim Ha-seong […]

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Kyrie Irving, Nets contract talks stall, report says

The report indicates that the Lakers, Knicks and Clippers are possible suitors for Kyrie Irving this offseason. BROOKLYN, N.Y. — Could Kyrie Irving soon be on the move yet again? Contract talks between the star point guard and the Brooklyn Nets have reportedly stalled, according to Shams Charania of Stadium/The Athletic. Irving has until June […]