Clayton News - Sports


Luiz Fernando signed from Atlanta United 2 to MLS contract

Atlanta United announced Wednesday the signing of midfielder Luiz Fernando to an MLS contract. Read more

NASCAR announces 2020 changes for Xfinity Series, Truck Series

NASCAR announced Wednesday some important new procedural changes for the 2020 NASCAR Xfinity Series and NASCAR Gander Outdoors Truck Series season, all designed to strengthen the quality of the race fields and add to the intensity of the racing on track. Read more

Braves place catcher Brian McCann on IL

Atlanta Braves catcher Brian McCann was placed on the 10-day injured list Wednesday due to a sprained left knee. Read more

Auto Racing Glance, Aug. 23-25


Dolphins to honor late Nick Buoniconti with helmet decals

The Miami Dolphins will honor the memory of Hall of Fame linebacker Nick Buoniconti during the 2019 season with a helmet decal. Read more

Baker Mayfield clears air with Giants rookie QB Daniel Jones

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield told reporters Wednesday that he reached out to Daniel Jones about his recently published comments regarding the New York Giants rookie. Read more

'Miracle on Ice' forward Mark Pavelich charged in assault of neighbor with a metal pole after fishing trip

A forward for the 1980 "Miracle on Ice" U.S. Olympic ice hockey team faces four felony assault charges after allegedly attacking his Minnesota neighbor with a metal pole. Read more

Ex-NFL DE, No. 1 overall pick Mario Williams arrested on trespassing charge

Former No. 1 overall NFL draft pick Mario Williams was arrested in Texas on a trespassing charge. Read more

Experienced offensive line expected to lead Georgia Bulldogs

There are very few questions concerning the offensive line at the University of Georgia. The big, beefy experienced group is expected to be one of the team’s strengths this season, which begins Aug. 31 at Vanderbilt. Read more

Clippers lure Lue to join Rivers' coaching staff

Tyronn Lue is joining Doc Rivers' coaching staff in a long-discussed move that ups the ante in the battle for Los Angeles. Read more

Freeman bashes two homers as Braves top Marlins, McCann leaves with sore knee

Atlanta first baseman Freddie Freeman continued to feast on the visiting Miami Marlins, hitting two solo home runs and driving in four in the Braves' 5-1 win on Tuesday. Read more

Diamond DeShields leads Chicago Sky past Atlanta Dream

A free throw by Chicago's Astou Ndour with 9.8 seconds remaining secured an 87-83 win for the visiting Sky over Atlanta on Tuesday night, extending the Dream's losing streak to 12 games. Read more

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