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Royalty: George Brett and Lorde finally meet

The meeting finally happened: Royals legend George Brett met and hung out with New Zealand teen sensation Lorde on Tuesday night in Las Vegas, according to TMZ. TMZ reported that Lorde's people had asked Brett if he could meet Lorde before her concert that night, and he agreed. Lorde had been in Kansas City for a concert in March, but Brett could not attend because he was with...
Via Fox Sports Kansas City
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McCarron to hold private workout for Browns

Could Katherine Webb be coming to Cleveland? That's definitely the first question to ask when you hear the news that AJ McCarron will be working out for the Browns. In all seriousness, McCarron, who's engaged to the former Miss Alabama, joins a number of quarterbacks with whom the Browns have held private workouts, including Derek Carr and Jimmy Garoppolo. This weekend, they...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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Badgers FB Derek Watt prepares for bigger role, possible TE duties

MADISON, Wis. -- A year ago, fullback Derek Watt touched the ball on approximately .004385 percent of plays during Wisconsin's entire football season. And if that number seems particularly miniscule to you, that's because it is. In total, Wisconsin ran 912 plays from scrimmage. Watt finished the season with one rush for eight yards and three catches for 20 yards with a touchdown...
Via Fox Sports Wisconsin
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Cavs finish out slate with Nets

While they're trying to balance between being rested and ready for the postseason, the Brooklyn Nets still have some business to take care of in their regular-season finale. The Nets again look to clinch the Eastern Conference's fifth seed and try to avoid a fourth loss in five games Wednesday night at the lottery-bound Cleveland Cavaliers. Although they have the East'...
Via Fox Sports Ohio
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Jaden Schwartz could be the X factor for the Blues in the playoffs

ST. LOUIS -- "I'm ready," Jaden Schwartz said Tuesday morning following the Blues' optional practice at the St. Louis Mills. The words hung in the air for a bit. The young forward's proclamation to the media surrounding his locker stall went without a response at first, as reporters fiddled with their recording devices. But Schwartz, who was sitting and untying...
Via Fox Sports Midwest
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Ultimate Warrior's wife releases touching statement

WWE.com just posted a heartfelt message from Ultimate Warrior’s wife, Dana Warrior. It reads: Dearest Warriors, It is with an absolutely broken heart I reach out to you. Since the passing of my husband, I have been fortunate enough to insulate my sweet girls and myself from the outside world. In this bubble we have grieved and continue to do so. For a week, I did not allow any...
Via Wrestling News Depot
2 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Video existed of Jameis Winston, accuser having sex

The New York Times goes over the multiple mistakes that Florida State and the police department made in handily the Jameis Winston sexual assault accusation. The two things that are the most disturbing is that a videotape existed that could have cleared things up immediately one way or another and another female had an incident with Jameis she needed counseling for. The police did...
Via BlackSportsOnline
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Astros promoting top prospect

Outfielder George Springer is one of the top prospects in baseball and on Tuesday night news broke that the Houston Astros are finally set to bring him up to the big leagues in time for Wednesday’s game. Springer earned a promotion after going 3-for-4 Tuesday night with a grand slam. He opened this season at Triple-A Oklahoma City, and has hit .353 with three home runs, nine RBIs...
Via Midwest Sports Fans
11 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Victor Hampton, Kelcy Quarles Wanted By NYPD

Someone apparently forgot to tell South Carolina cornerback Victor Hampton and defensive tackle Kelcy Quarles to stay out of trouble with less than a month until the 2014 NFL Draft. The pair of projected day two (second and third round) prospects are ”wanted for questioning at the very least” by the NYPD following an altercation on April 11, TMZ reports. Details of the incident...
Via Gridiron Grit
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Rolando McClain late, unimpressive in workout

credit: getty images Rolando McClain wants to continue his NFL career. A year after retiring the 24-year-old is back hoping to resume his career. On Tuesday he had a workout with the Baltimore Ravens. According to multiple sources including CBS Sports, the workout did not go well. McClain was out of shape and even showed up late. McClain was unable to finish his finish his conditioning...
Via Tireball.com
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Jared Lorenzen tweets great joke about new food policy

In case you missed it, the NCAA announced a new ruling today that requires schools to provide unlimited meals and snacks to its student athletes.Naturally, Jared Lorenzen, the former University of Kentucky and NFL quarterback who is also known as the "Hefty Lefty" for his big-boned physique, had something to say about the news. And he took to Twitter Tuesday night to share...
Via Bush League Chronicle
14 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Aldon Smith 'probably won’t play for 49ers in 2014'

After speaking with “several sources involved with the (team’s) decision-making,” Tim Kawakami of the San Jose Mercury News reports Aldon Smith “probably won’t play for the 49ers in 2014.” The star 6-4, 265-pound outside linebacker was arrested and released from jail late Sunday on $20,000 bond after allegedly making a false bomb threat at Los Angeles International Airport...
Via Gridiron Grit
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

John Rocker calls out Hank Aaron for Republican comments

In December 1999, John Rocker’s now infamous interview with Jeff Pearlman hit the pages of Sports Illustrated and it didn’t take long for Hank Aaron to take notice. “To be honest with you, I was very sick and disgusted with the whole situation,” the Atlanta Braves legend said.  “For someone in the situation of Mr. Rocker to make those statements is ridiculous.  I have...
Via Hall of Very Good
17 hours ago  |  Discuss

100 best players of the MLB expansion era

OK, I know ranking the top 100 baseball players since expansion in 1961 is a daunting, tricky exercise wrought with endless debate. Yeah, but it..., OK, I know ranking the top 100 baseball players since expansion in 1961 is a daunting, tricky exercise wrought with endless debate. Yeah, but it...
Via Athlon Sports
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

The best and worst of WWE Monday Night Raw

Via WWEFanNationAnd now, BELIEVE IN MY AUTHORITY, the mature slash fiction from Brandon Stroud Pre-show notes: - Do me a favor … if you’ve never shared a Best and Worst of WWE Raw column before, share this one. We’ve got to keep our momentum up now that the WrestleMania crowd has lost interest and vanished into Game of Thrones and Mad Men (or old reruns of The Nanny?). You’re...
Via With Leather
21 hours ago  |  Discuss

The seven kids on every youth sports team

Few of us ever play professional sports. A few more play in college. But most everyone played sports as a kid. And if it was Little League or biddy soccer, every team had the same seven kids. #1 — The Coach’s Son He might not be the most athletic kid on the team, or have the best stats (or any stats for that matter). But he makes up for it with smarts, hustle and determination...
Via Sports Pickle
23 hours ago  |  Discuss

Report: Hernandez allegedly threatened to kill guard

According to a report by TMZ Sports, Aaron Hernandez is under investigation for allegedly threatening to shoot and kill a security guard at Bristol County Jail in late 2013.Apparently, the whole incident was sparked by Hernandez's attempt to deviously obtain extra food for himself. After a while, one security guard in particular called him out on it and that's when Hernandez...
Via Bush League Chronicle
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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