Here’s what’s happening around the sports world today, including a contract extension for a Super Bowl savior, a monster game for a rising USA superstar, and more.
The body of former Buffalo Bills wide receiver James Hardy was found dead in a river. The 31-year-old’s cause of death has not yet been determined.
New England Patriots and wide receiver Julian Edelman agree to a two-year extension. Edelman helped the Patriots secure a Super Bowl victory last season with a clutch catch in the 4th quarter.
Ohio state reports former Butler head coach Chris Holtmann has agreed to become their next head coach. Holtmann has led Butler to the tournament in each of his first three seasons with the team.
The Pittsburgh Penguins crushed the Nashville Predators in game 5 of the Sanely Cup Finals 6-0. Pittsburgh now holds a 3-2 series lead.
Team USA won 2-0 last night in a World Cup qualifying match last night led by youngster Christian Pulisic. Pulisic scored both of team USA’s goals.