Antonio Brown Drama Saga Continues
Patriots WR Antonio Brown is being accused of rape in Florida by former personal trainer, Britney Taylor. Yesterday, the former CMU gymnast filed a civil lawsuit in the Southern Disrict of Florida alleging Brown sexually assaulted her on three seperate occasions between 2017 and 2018.
Brown’s camp maintains the two were in an ongoing personal relationship, and have been on-and-off since meeting in a bible study group at Centeral Michigan University.
Brown begins practice with the Patriots this afternoon, and Taylor is set to meet with NFL officials next week to discuss the allegations. Thus far, Brown has not facing any team or league suspensions but could be placed on the commisioner’s exempt list in the near future.
Yelich Out For Season
Last Night, Milwaukee Brewers outfielder Christian Yelich fractured his right kneecap in a 4-3 victory against the Miami Marlins.
Last year’s NL MVP will miss the remainder of the year, casting a dim-shadow over the Brewers’ Wild Card chances.
The injury occured in the first inning, when Yelich fouled a ball off his kneecap while at bat.
The 27 year-old outfielder is uncertain whether he will need surgery, but is set to return to Milwaukee today for continued observation and diagnosis.
Team USA Basketball Bounced By France
Team USA was eliminated by France during their FIBA World Cup Matchup earlier today.
USA’s loss snaps a 58-game winning streak in international competition. The team will exits the tournament with out winning a gold medal, a first during international play since the 2006 World Championship.
The team leaves Beijing, China with a secured berth in the 2020 Olympic Games after finishing fifth in the tournament.