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The LeBron James takeover continues

By Darrell Horwitz They call him the King, but after LeBron James’ comments at the press conference Sunday following his game-winning buzzer-beater to tie up the Cleveland Cavaliers’ series with the Chicago Bulls at two games apiece, perhaps he should have a new title: coach. When asked about the play Cavaliers coach David Blatt had drawn up for the final shot, James revealed...
Via The Sports Post
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

When it comes to Johnny Manziel, talk is cheap

By Andrea Hangst In the NFL, a long and productive career is promised to no man. It matters not where a player was drafted, which team selected him or how well he performed in college—the NFL can be a cruel business, where the time to develop into a starting-caliber player is ever-shortening. It’s a lesson learned by many players, and one that Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny...
Via Sportsnaut
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: LeBron hits incredible winning shot in Game 4

By Larry Brown LeBron James committed turnovers and offensive fouls towards the end of Game 4 of the Eastern Conference semifinals Sunday against the Chicago Bulls, but he made up for it by making a buzzer-beater to lift the Cavaliers to a 86-84 win that evened the series at two. James was just 10-for-30 in the game and 1-of-7 on 3-pointers as he scored 28 points in the win. His...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Steven Gerrard roasts Chelsea fans after getting ovation

By Marcus Kwesi-O'Mard Steven Gerrard scored against Chelsea on Sunday, both on and off the field. Gerrard took a parting shot at Chelsea fans after Liverpool’s 1-1 Premier League draw at Stamford Bridge and further endeared himself to Liverpool fans in the process. Chelsea fans taunted Gerrard throughout his final game at Stamford Bridge but gave him a warm applause when he...
Via NESN.com
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

By Vincent Frank While the Jacksonville Jaguars weren’t really relying on former top-five pick Justin Blackmon to return to the team, this has to be seen as another bit of bad news for the downtrodden organization. According to Mark Long of the Associated Press, the National Football League has denied Blackmon’s request for reinstatement from an indefinite suspension he received...
Via Sportsnaut
May 10, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL calls headline about Brady suspension 'misleading'

By Steve DelVecchio The NFL may ultimately suspend New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady for his involvement in the Deflategate scandal, but the league does not want people to think a decision has already been made. On Friday, a report from Gary Myers of the NY Daily News said Brady is going to be suspended and an announcement could come next week. Myers cited unnamed sources...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Don Shula takes shot at Patriots over Deflategate

By Steve DelVecchio With the Miami Dolphins announcing on Saturday that they will celebrate their 50th season as a franchise this year, legendary head coach Don Shula felt it was appropriate to take another shot at the New England Patriots. Before the Deflategate scandal erupted, Shula infamously referred to Bill Belichick as “Beli-cheat.” He put the Pats in his crosshairs...
Via Larry Brown Sports
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Bieber almost fought John Cena in WWE match?

By NESN Staff Have you dreamed about watching Justin Bieber get his butt whooped? Apparently that dream almost became a reality last year. The Canadian pop star was interested in making his WWE debut last summer and was in talks to join John Cena and the Big Show in a six-man tag team match against the Wyatt Family, according to former WWE writer Kevin Eck. According to Eck, the...
Via NESN.com
May 09, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Derrick Rose banks 3-pointer to beat Cavs

By Kevin Causey. Oh wow. What a finish to this game. First Jimmy Butler scored on a lay-up inside of one minute. Then after a missed LeLay-up, the Bulls added some free throws. Then it was JR Smith nailing a three pointer to tie the game. With just three seconds left, Rose got the ball and the bank was open and it was for the win! Derrick Rose banks it in at the buzzer for the...
Via Crossover Chronicles
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss

10 years later: Jose Luis Castillo-Diego Corrales remembered

By Eddie Maisonet, III I can remember sitting in my house that night, on the weekend of Cinco de Mayo (May 7th 2005), wondering what craziness would take place that night. As a senior in college, my life and times were at an all-time high. College days had swiftly passed, parties were in full force on America's hijacked unofficial holiday, and I was to graduate with my degree in...
Via The Sports Fan Journal
May 08, 2015  |  Discuss
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