Chiefs fan fined $500 for flashing laser at Brady

The man cited for flashing a laser at New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady during the AFC Championship Game in January pleaded guilty to disturbing the peace on Wednesday and was fined $500. Dwyan Morgan, 64, of Lee’s Summit, Missouri, had been cited in April and faced up to a year in jail and a…

Flacco hyped about fresh start — ‘I’ve got a lot left’

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — As Denver Broncos quarterback Joe Flacco finished his first training camp practice with his new team Thursday, he made it clear he sees his 12th season in the league as a fresh start, a second chance and a potential “take that” season all in one. It was the first time Flacco entered…

Broncos LB Davis expected to miss 3-4 weeks

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. — Denver Broncos linebacker Todd Davis, who started 16 games last season and has started all but three games over the past three seasons, is expected to miss three to four weeks with a partial tear in his calf muscle. Davis suffered the injury in the final team period of Thursday’s practice —…

Haynesworth discharged amid search for kidney

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Former Tennessee Titans All-Pro defensive lineman Albert Haynesworth has recovered enough to receive treatment outside a hospital as his search for a new kidney continues. The 38-year-old Haynesworth posted an update Thursday on Instagram of his first dialysis treatment outside the hospital, thanking staff at Williamson Medical Center for draining more than…

After strong summer-league play, Celtics’ Edwards signs with Adidas

12:37 PM ET Nick DePaulaESPN After his strong summer-league performance helped earn him a four-year contract with the Boston Celtics, rookie point guard Carsen Edwards has landed a multiyear footwear-and-apparel endorsement deal with Adidas. The Celtics selected the former Big Ten scoring leader, who averaged 24.3 points during his final season at Purdue, with the…

Cowboys DL in diversion program for bar arrest

Dallas Cowboys defensive lineman Tyrone Crawford was entered into a diversion program on Thursday to settle a charge from an incident in March at a bar in Panama City Beach, Florida, according to online records. According to terms of the program, Crawford will attend counseling, complete a life class titled “Choices, Chances, Changes,” and be…

NBA star Harden buys stake in MLS’ Dynamo

James Harden has joined the Dynamo’s ownership group.¬†Photo by VCG/VCG via Getty Images Houston Rockets superstar James Harden has purchased a minority stake in the investment group that controls MLS’ Houston Dynamo, the NWSL’s Houston Dash and BBVA Stadium, the Dynamo announced on Thursday. “I’m very excited about the opportunity to join the ownership group…

DT Norton leaving hospital 2 weeks after crash

MIAMI — Miami Dolphins defensive tackle Kendrick Norton is being released from the hospital two weeks after a July 4 highway crash that led to his left arm being amputated, his agent Malki Kawa said. Jackson Memorial Hospital confirmed he will be discharged Thursday afternoon or evening. Norton underwent at least six surgeries to close…