RUMORS & GOSSIP
In a move that didn’t come as much of a surprise, the Cubs made the decision that one of baseball’s top prospects, Kris Bryant, will start the 2015 season in the minor leagues. Bryant has been the talk of spring training thus far, hitting nine home runs in just 14 games this month. While his...Read More
Gregg Marshall’s weekly radio show on KNSS-1340 in Wichita was canceled Monday, leading to speculation from many that the coach may not be sticking around as coach of the Shockers for much longer. Marshall has been reported to be the top target for Alabama, which has a vacancy to fill after firing Anthony Grant. The...Read More
Texas could be replacing Rick Barnes with Shaka Smart if all goes their way. CBS Sports’ Jon Rothstein reports that Smart is in discussions with the Longhorns about their head coaching position, which became vacant when the program parted ways with Barnes Saturday after 17 seasons on the job. Smart has been at VCU since...Read More
Texas announced over the weekend that it has decided to part ways with men’s basketball coach Rick Barnes. If early reports are any indication, Barnes will be trading in his burnt orange for a different shade of the same color. Citing multiple sources, 247Sports reports that Barnes is expected to become the next head coach...Read More
In years past, Denver Broncos’ wide receiver Demaryius Thomas has worked out with quarterback Peyton Manning at Duke University during the offseason.
This will not be the case for Thomas, who has received the team’s franchise tag in early March. Along with skipping the trip to Duke, Thomas also reported that he is not planning on participating in the team’s offseason program...
Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey insisted the team has what it takes to win an NBA title, despite recently being bitten by the injury bug, with the most damaging blow to the team’s championship aspirations being starting point guard Patrick Beverley going down with a torn ligament in his left wrist. Still, Morey expressed...Read More
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Cleveland Browns general manager Ray Farmer has been suspended four games by the NFL for his involvement in the Textgate scandal. The suspension will begin at midnight of the day of the team’s first regular season game and extend through its fourth game.
Farmer had previously admitted that he was the high-ranking Browns official that sent text messages from the press box to team...
Shayanna Jenkins, the fiancee of former New England Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez, continued her testimony in court on Monday with prosecutors trying to understand more about what happened in the days and months surrounding the murder of Odin Lloyd. She has revealed very little thus far. Jenkins has either been lying or has a...Read More
The Los Angeles Lakers are one of the worst teams in the NBA, and the fact that they have Kobe Bryant is no longer helping. Bryant will turn 37 this summer and cannot stay healthy. How is a 19-53 team with an aging superstar planning to attract free agents? According to Lakers coach Byron Scott,...Read More
The NFL is coming down hard on the Atlanta Falcons.
ESPN reported Monday that the Falcons are expected to lose a draft pick and team president Rich McKay will be suspended from the competition committee as punishment for piping in crowd noise at home games in recent seasons.
Additionally, the NFL could also hit the Falcons with heavy fines, sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter...