Kevin Durant wants a slice, invests in pizza company Pieology

Kevin Durant’s company, the Durant Co., has made its next major investment — this time in pizza. The company, owned by Durant and his manager/business partner, Rich Kleiman, will own both a stake in the assembly-line style, on-the-spot pizza brand Pieology and own Cheap Authentic Baseball Jerseys some of its franchises. Terms were not disclosed.Read more

Stone’s shootout goal lifts Seantors to 3-2 win over Canucks

The Ottawa Senators finally figured out a way to win a shootout, and in the process made Alexandre Burrows’ return to Vancouver a happy one. Mark Stone scored in the fifth round of the shootout Tuesday as the Senators beat the Vancouver Canucks 3-2 to pick up their first victory of the season. After losingRead more

“Sundays. He’s going to play on Sundays.”

One recruiter told Duffy that Hunt — listed by the Chiefs at 5-foot-11 and 216 pounds — seemed awfully small on tape. Willoughby South fielded a formidable offensive line, including a 6-foot-6, 290-pound left tackle, and Duffy agreed that his star didn’t look like the kind of back you’d find at Ohio State. But DuffyRead more

Dannon pulls Cam Newton endorsement deal over comment to female reporter

The fallout from Cam Newton’s comments to a female reporter continued Thursday, as one sponsor said it would “no longer work with” the Carolina Panthers quarterback. Michael Neuwirth, a spokesperson for Dannon, maker of the Oikos yogurt brand, said in a statement that the brand was “shocked and disheartened at the behavior and comments ofRead more

When Johnny Football Mania took over the world

Before the NFL flameout, the legal troubles and suspensions, the superstardom, records and Heisman Trophy, Texas A&M freshman quarterback Johnny Manziel arrived in Tuscaloosa on Nov. 10, 2012, to face top-ranked Alabama. Manziel racked up 345 total yards and scored two touchdowns to beat the reigning national champions. What legend was growing for Johnny FootballRead more