Juventus star Paul Pogba handed four-year ban for doping

Julien Laurens, CorrespondentFeb 29, 2024, 07:21 AM ET France and Juventus midfielder Paul Pogba has been banned from football for four years for a doping offence. Pogba was provisionally suspended by Italy’s national anti-doping (NADO Italia) tribunal in September after testing positive for testosterone — a banned substance. Italian prosecutors requested a maximum four-year ban … Read more

16+ best leap day sales to shop right now

After four long years, leap day is finally here, and so are its deals. To celebrate the holiday, you can save while shopping across all categories, including home, beauty, apparel and more. Many retailers are only offering these sales today on your favorite products like shoes, beauty items and even vacations.  To help you make … Read more

Dalton Knecht used Rick Barnes plan to torch Auburn

Dalton Knecht kept it simple. The Tennessee basketball guard had one defender in front of him. The other eight players were on the opposite half of the court thanks to his teammates clearing out space. The decision was easy. Knecht used a crossover and a hesitation dribble to blast past Auburn’s Johni Broome and into … Read more

Leap day deals available at Krispy Kreme, Wendy’s and more

Every four years, on Feb. 29, shoppers get an extra day on the calendar, and retailers seize the opportunity with special leap day sales. Feb. 29, a date that only graces our calendars in leap years, has become synonymous with special deals and discounts as businesses look to make the most of this extra day. … Read more

LeBron James powers biggest 4th-quarter comeback of career

Dave McMenamin, ESPN Staff WriterFeb 29, 2024, 03:33 AM ET Close Lakers and NBA reporter for ESPN. Covered the Lakers and NBA for ESPNLosAngeles.com from 2009-14, the Cavaliers from 2014-18 for ESPN.com and the NBA for NBA.com from 2005-09. LOS ANGELES — LeBron James authored a 21-point fourth-quarter comeback by the Lakers to beat the … Read more

1 dead as more than 1 million acres burn across the state

Fire crews battling to contain fires ahead of stronger, warmer winds at the weekend Fire crews are working hard today to combat the enormous wildfire at Smokehouse Creek, before heightened winds tomorrow and into the weekend threatened to make their jobs much harder, the local forest service has said. “Fire crews are really taking that … Read more

LeBron James goes nuclear as Lakers erase 21-point Clippers lead in 4th quarter comeback

LeBron James needed a comeback against the Los Angeles Clippers on Wednesday, but that’s not much when you’re dominating Father Time like he is. In the biggest comeback of his 21-season career, the Los Angeles Lakers superstar led a 21-point fourth-quarter comeback to stun his team’s crosstown rivals, pulling out a 116-112 win in thrilling … Read more

‘Free Money’—Bitcoin ‘Godzilla’ Price Rally Is Being Eclipsed By These Small Cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin BTC has rocketed to over $60,000 per bitcoin this week in a massive 20% price rally that some think could be just getting started. Subscribe now to Forbes’ CryptoAsset & Blockchain Advisor and “uncover blockchain blockbusters poised for 1,000% plus gains” ahead of next year’s historical bitcoin halving!’ The bitcoin price boom has made … Read more

Stacy Wakefield, widow of Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield, dies

Stacy Wakefield, the widow of former Boston Red Sox pitcher Tim Wakefield, has died after her own battle with cancer. “Our hearts are beyond broken,” the family said in a statement distributed by the Red Sox. Her death comes less than five months after her husband died of brain cancer. At the time of his … Read more