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Transfer rumors: Drogba, Pirlo and Gomez linked to MLS

Didier Drogba wants to play in MLS. It’s summer, and that means its time for a host of aging superstars to be linked with a move to MLS, a league that’s claiming not to be a “retirement league.” Even after giving a bunch load of money to Steven Gerrard, Frank Lampard, Kaka and David Villa to come over and end their illustrious careers. Here are the league’s latest...
Via isportsweb.com
3 hours ago  |  Discuss

Robinson Cano's slump: The good news, the bad news

If you just look selectively at some of the names, it doesn’t seem so bad. So far this year, through a little more than a quarter of the season, Robinson Cano has hit about as well as Matt Kemp. He’s hit a little better than Troy Tulowitzki, and a lot better than Carlos Gonzalez and […]
Via Fangraphs
4 hours ago  |  Discuss

Eight biggest disappointments a quarter way into MLB season

We recently checked in on the eight biggest surprises of the MLB season. From perennial last place teams leading their divisions to a couple youngsters stepping up through the quarter point of the year, there has been some pleasant surprises. On the other end of the spectrum, there has been just as many disappointments. Veterans with a ton of past success behind them have failed...
Via Sportsnaut
18 hours ago  |  Discuss

UGA wants SEC to ban transfers with 'serious misconduct' issues

The University of Georgia is sponsoring a proposed rule that would prevent a student-athlete from transferring to an SEC school if that player was previously dismissed from another team for “serious misconduct.” According to a report from the Athens Banner-Herald, this would include behaviors such as sexual assault and domestic violence. The situation UGA is […]
Via Gamedayr
6 hours ago  |  Discuss

Kyle Long has great reaction to Bears releasing Ray McDonald

Chicago Bears offensive lineman Kyle Long didn’t hide his feelings when his employer fired a man Monday. Of course, this situation was a little different than a run-of-the-mill termination. The Bears announced Monday afternoon they were releasing defensive end Ray McDonald, just two months after signing the former San Francisco 49er. McDonald was cut loose after he was arrested early...
Via NESN.com
13 hours ago  |  Discuss

Four crazy stats from the NBA Playoffs thus far

As the conference finals wrap up around the NBA world. there are a few stats that stand out as simply remarkable. From it raining three pointers in the Western Conference Finals to LeBron James taking his game to a new level back east, here are four crazy stats from the 2014-15 NBA Playoffs thus far. LeBron James’ Record Performance(s) Last week, TNT studio analyst Kenny Smith...
Via Sportsnaut
8 hours ago  |  Discuss

Stephen Curry leaves Game 4 after nasty fall, returns later

The Rockets jumped out to a big lead on the Warriors Sunday night, sending fans at Toyota Center into hysterics. However, the mood suddenly changed during the second quarter. Curry left his feet and awkwardly fell to the ground on his shoulder/back after tumbling over Trevor Ariza. He laid on the floor for several minutes...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Royals' Guthrie sets records in blowout loss to Yankees

Kansas City pitcher Jeremy Guthrie set some records he rather wouldn't have in the Royals' blowout loss to the Yankees.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Bears cut Ray McDonald after domestic violence arrest

Not even a day after being arrested for domestic violence and possible child endangerment, the Chicago Bears have released DE Ray McDonald.
Via Gamedayr
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Report: Paul Pierce could opt out of contract, join Clippers

  While Celtics fans would love to see Paul Pierce finish out his career in Boston, many seem to think that won’t be the case.   There’s reportedly a belief around the NBA that Pierce will opt out of his final season with the Washington Wizards to play for the Los Angeles Clippers, NBA.com’s David Aldridge reported Monday. The move would reunite Pierce with his...
Via NESN.com
1 day ago  |  Discuss

The Talented Mr. Blatt

​ David Blatt is doing a stellar job as the head coach of the Cleveland Cavaliers. He is not only winning big time, but he’s also successfully challenging the current mainstream of offensive tactics in the NBA. That combination is a remarkable feat—especially given Blatt’s lack of NBA experience prior to this season, plus the numerous injuries the Cavs have had to face...
Via The Sports Post
1 day ago  |  Discuss

Is the Cavs' Matthew Dellavedova a dirty player?

One of the stories of the NBA postseason has been the emergence of Matthew Dellavedova for the Cleveland Cavaliers as he fills in for the injured Kyrie Irving. Delly went from averaging just over 20 minutes a game for the Cavs during the regular season to averaging 35.7 minutes per game during the conference finals...Read More
Via Larry Brown Sports
1 day ago  |  Discuss
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Transfer rumors: Drogba, Pirlo and Gomez linked to MLS

Cano's slump: The good news, bad news

Disappointments of the MLB season

UGA wants SEC to ban transfers with misconduct issues

Long's great reaction to Bears releasing McDonald

Crazy stats from the NBA Playoffs

WATCH: Curry leaves game after nasty fall

Royals' Guthrie sets records in blowout

Bears cut McDonald after incident

Report: Pierce could opt out of contract

The Talented Mr. Blatt

Is Dellavedova a dirty player?

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