Daily Archives: March 23, 2022

Sources: Bucs, Fournette reach 3-year, $21M deal

Running back Leonard Fournette, who spent Monday visiting with the New England Patriots, is re-signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on a three-year, $21 million deal, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Tuesday.The deal includes $11 million guaranteed, sources told ESPN’s Jenna Laine, and it could reach $24 million with incentives.The Buccaneers are also nearing…

Mickelson to miss Masters for first time since 1994

Three-time Masters champion Phil Mickelson will not play in next month’s tournament at Augusta National Golf Club, marking the first time since 1994 that he won’t compete there.Mickelson, 51, had been listed among the participants until Monday, when his name was included among past champions who won’t participate. An Augusta National official confirmed to ESPN…

Music combined with auditory beat stimulation may reduce anxiety for some: Combined treatments appear to help people with moderate trait anxiety better than music alone

Treatments integrating music and auditory beat stimulation are effective in reducing state anxiety in some patients, according to a new study published this week in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Adiel Mallik and Frank Russo of the Ryerson University, Canada. Anxiety has been steadily increasing, particularly in the adolescent and young adult populations, over… Read More »

Snowboard coach accused of sexual assault

Three former athletes and a former employee of U.S. Ski and Snowboard have accused former longtime head coach Peter Foley of sexual misconduct including sexual assault, unwanted kissing and touching, and coercing them into taking nude photos, according to interviews and documents obtained by ESPN.The women lodged their complaints last week with the U.S. Center…

‘American Idol’ competitor was 5 months pregnant — then met her dream man

“American Idol” contestant Haley Slaton nabbed much more than a golden ticket on the singing competition. The singer, 23, auditioned for judges Lionel Richie, Katy Perry and Luke Bryan during Sunday evening’s episode, singing Miley Cyrus’ 2009 hit “The Climb.” But it turns out Slaton had met her now-husband, Jordan Myles, during the first round of auditions — and… Read More »