RUMORS & GOSSIP
Class is in session, and Robert Griffin III is taking notes.
The Washington Redskins quarterback got a firsthand look at how Tom Brady and the New England Patriots operate last preseason when the two teams held joint practices in August. The squads then went in completely opposite directions, as Griffin’s Redskins finished 4-12 while Brady’s Patriots went on...
Bryan Price is dealing with some early adversity this year with the Cincinnati Reds. The Redlegs are 1-7 in their last 8 games after starting 4-0 in the NL Central. And while there’s still an eternity of time left in the season, Price’s frustration boiled over in a conversation with the local media on Monday in Milwaukee.
Correction: Price’s frustration didn’t just...
New Orleans Pelicans coach Monty Williams knows all about the homecourt advantage the Golden State Warriors have at Oracle Arena, and he even thinks the crowd is so loud that the noise level might not even be legal. Speaking at practice Monday prior to Game 2 of the Western Conference playoff series between the teams,...Read More
Uncertainty has clouded the future of San Diego Chargers quarterback Philip Rivers and what stadium he’ll call home during the 2015 NFL season.
From rumors connecting him to the Cleveland Browns and Tennessee Titans to his lack of desire to play in Los Angeles should the franchise move to the City of Angels, Rivers’ football home seems to be anywhere but San Diego.
The Oklahoma City Thunder have not yet decided to part ways with Scott Brooks, but there are still plenty of indications they may plan to do so. Last week Yahoo reported that the Thunder would be evaluating Brooks, who amid several key injuries missed the playoffs for the first time as OKC’s head coach. The...Read More
No athlete is untouchable.
Someone will always try to argue that LeBron James is better than Kobe Bryant, Kobe is greater than Michael Jordan, or MJ is greater than Bill Russell. Each angle has valid arguments in its defense.
But Muhammad Ali? As far as boxing lore is concerned, he’s the greatest of all time. Even Floyd Mayweather’s strongest supporters might...
Warren Sapp told a hooker to stop talking and get busy with the oral sex during his encounter with two prostitutes at the Super Bowl in February, video shows. TMZ obtained video of Sapp speaking with police after his Feb. 2 arrest for soliciting a prostitute and assault. In the video, Sapp shares his side...Read More
Back in 2011, current Philadelphia Eagles’ head coach Chip Kelly was at Oregon. Quarterback Tim Tebow, the newest member of the Eagles, was quarterbacking for the Denver Broncos that same year.
Despite being a mediocre passer, Tebow helped carry the Broncos all the way to the AFC Divisional Round in 2011. At the time, Kelly shared the following statement during a spring...
NBA commissioner Adam Silver hasn’t wavered in his stance on sports gambling.
Silver, who since last year has advocated for the legalization of sports betting, addressed the topic again Monday in an interview with WFAN’s “Boomer & Carton.”
“It’s good for business, I don’t want to hide from that,” Silver said. “Putting aside whether or not we’re actually...
The Washington Redskins are one of several teams who have been linked to former Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota this offseason, which says a lot about where Robert Griffin III currently stands. Whether the Redskins draft a quarterback or not, it’s fair to wonder if 2015 will be Griffin’s last season with the team. The Redskins...Read More