49ers’ Kyle Shanahan says conversations ongoing with Deebo Samuel over contract situation, but reluctant to divulge details

The San Francisco head coach is confident that Samuel will be back in a 49ers uniform for the 2022 season.

NRL’s secret plan to overhaul besieged Bunker

The NRL is set to remove under-performing officials from the Bunker in a move that will delight frustrated coaches, players and fans. Wide World of Sports has learned that senior…

Nebraska football: Holding onto dead traditions since 1999

One of the saddest traditions in college sports is on hiatus as Nebraska football suspended its home game custom of releasing balloons after the first Husker score. For a long…

Klay Thompson injury timeline: Warriors star’s path to returning from ACL, Achilles injuries

After walking down a long road to recovery, Thompson is one win away from returning to the NBA Finals.

Champions League final best bets, odds, lines, picks, and expert predictions for Liverpool vs. Real Madrid

A rundown of betting angles, trends, best bets and picks for the much-anticipated Champions League final showdown between two European giants: Liverpool vs. Real Madrid.

Twitter crowdsources Charles Barkley’s greatest hits

Charles Barkley: 11-time NBA All-Star, three-time gold medalist, and, uh, professional comedian? After a tweet this weekend about Barkley’s legendary sense of humor blew up, short, laugh-out-loud clips of the…

Is the NHL’s Presidents’ Trophy curse real?

The Florida Panthers breezed through the first round of the playoffs and then got bounced from the second round so fast we barely had time for the annual discourse about…

The Nuggets are Kroenke’s side piece, but still, a little more effort could go a long way

The Denver Nuggets are an NBA executive factory. Some of the best front-office talent in sports has come through that organization, and hopefully that’s because they have a development system…

Josh Donaldson’s Jackie Robinson ‘inside joke’ crosses the line

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The Grizzlies and Heat reacted completely differently to plays where their stars were seemingly injured

Acting like you’ve been there before might be cliché in the world of sports, but it really is the only way to operate for some franchises. For other organizations, it’s…