Kingsport Times News Tuesday, September 1, 2015
SNEAK PEEK: Take a first look at our new site and tell us what you think. »
Sports
Steelers sign QB Vick to one-year deal

Steelers sign QB Vick to one-year deal

August 25th, 2015 8:52 pm by WILL GRAVES, AP Sports Writer

The Steelers signed 35-year-old Michael Vick on Tuesday night as a backup for Ben Roethlisberger after Bruce Gradkowski went on injured reserve with a hand injury sustained during Sunday's preseason win over Green Bay.

Comments
Sports NASCAR/Racing
Stewart's lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court

Stewart's lawyer moves wrongful death case to federal court

August 25th, 2015 7:55 pm by Associated Press

The parents of Kevin Ward Jr., killed by NASCAR star Tony Stewart's car on a western New York dirt track in August 2014, are seeking unspecified monetary damages.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Former Virginia Tech football coach Coffey dies

Former Virginia Tech football coach Coffey dies

August 25th, 2015 6:31 pm by Associated Press

Charlie Coffey, the former Tennessee Vol who brought a potent passing attack to Virginia Tech during three seasons as the Hokies' coach in the early 1970s, has died at age 81.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
K-Mets' Mazeika, Kaczmarski make 2015 Appy League All-Star team

K-Mets' Mazeika, Kaczmarski make 2015 Appy League All-Star team

August 25th, 2015 6:17 pm by George Thwaites

Kingsport Mets catcher Patrick Mazeika and outfielder Kevin Kaczmarski were both selected. Kingsport first baseman Dash Winningham, the current league home run and RBI leader, jilted at the ballot.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Forbes' Bucs add Bello, Glass to roster

Forbes' Bucs add Bello, Glass to roster

August 25th, 2015 6:00 pm by Staff Report

Missouri transfer Quddus "Deuce" Bello and Wichita State transfer Tevin Glass have joined the East Tennessee State men's basketball team, Bucs coach Steve Forbes announced Tuesday.

Comments
Sports Vols Sports
Injuries causing problems for plenty of Top 25 teams

Injuries causing problems for plenty of Top 25 teams

August 25th, 2015 2:55 pm by STEVE MEGARGEE, AP Sports Writer

Tennessee has no time to celebrate its first Top 25 appearance in three years. The 25th-ranked Vols are too busy adjusting their depth chart after three of their players suffered likely season-ending injuries in training camp.

Comments
Sports Regional & National
Appeals court upholds federal ban on sports betting

Appeals court upholds federal ban on sports betting

August 25th, 2015 2:45 pm by WAYNE PARRY, Associated Press

The federal ban on sports betting in all but four states was upheld Tuesday, but the 2-1 ruling left the door open for New Jersey to further appeal the matter to the full court.

Comments
Sports Community Sports Live TriCityMom Upcoming Events
Upcoming Events as of Aug. 24

Upcoming Events as of Aug. 24

August 25th, 2015 1:00 am by Staff Report

To list an event, email the Sports Department at sports@timesnews.net, fax it to (423) 392-1385, or contact the Sports Department after 5 p.m. at (423) 392-1323 or 1-800-251-0328 ext. 323.

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Harol Gonzalez gives up 3 homers in K-Mets' nightcap loss to Pirates

Harol Gonzalez gives up 3 homers in K-Mets' nightcap loss to Pirates

August 25th, 2015 12:26 am by George Thwaites

Kingsport starting pitcher Harol Gonzalez gave up three home runs and the Bristol Pirates secured a split in Monday's doubleheader with a 6-4 victory in the nightcap at Devault Stadium

Comments
Sports Sports Live
Gate City opens volleyball season with sweep of Volunteer

Gate City opens volleyball season with sweep of Volunteer

August 24th, 2015 9:59 pm by Pat Kenney

Cori Baker led the two-time defending state champion Lady Blue Devils with 11 kills and two blocks in the victory over the Lady Falcons.

Comments