RUMORS & GOSSIP
Reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant has been ruled out for the remainder of the regular season, the Oklahoma City Thunder announced Friday. Durant has been unable to fully recover from a Jones fracture in his right foot suffered during preseason. He is scheduled to undergo a third surgical procedure.
Kevin Durant is out for the remainder of the season. Another procedure to be performed...
Former Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Jeremy Maclin has now signed on with his original head coach Andy Reid and the Kansas City Chiefs.
Now that the dust has settled, it appears that Maclin doesn’t harbor any ill feelings when it comes to Eagles head coach Chip Kelly and how his tenure in Philadelphia came to an end.
Maclin shared his support for Kelly with the Philadelphia...
The Buffalo Sabres and Phoenix Coyotes are the two teams with the worst records in the NHL. On Thursday night, those two teams faced each other in Buffalo. Yet, the cheers from the crowd made it seem like a home game for the Coyotes. Why? Because Buffalo fans want their team to finish last. The...Read More
When Michael Sam fell to the seventh round of the 2014 NFL draft after earning SEC Defensive Player of the Year honors the previous season, there were some who raised concerns about how the league handled the first openly gay draft prospect.
Those concerns has been quieted to an extent due to Sam’s struggles making the transition to the NFL. Originally considered a mid-round pick...
The National Football League is potentially planning to increase its presence internationally by hosting regular season games outside of North America and London.
In addition to exploring Mexico potentially hosting a regular season game in the not-so-distant future, the NFL is looking into the possibility that Germany may find itself playing host.
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Kentucky completely embarrassed West Virginia in the Sweet 16 on Thursday night, and that’s exactly what freshman guard Tyler Unis says the Wildcats set out to do. As you have likely heard, West Virginia’s Daxter Miles Jr. has been taking all kinds of verbal abuse from fans after he predicted the Mountaineers were going to...Read More
Last summer, prep left-hander Brady Aiken was the consensus top player in Major League Baseball’s June draft. The San Diego product had a big arm, three plus pitches and uncommon poise and polish for a prep hurler. He was selected No. 1 overall by the Houston Astros and everything seemed great. One crazy year later and that has all changed.
Aiken and the Astros couldn’t work...
David Ortiz is no stranger to having his name linked to performance enhancing drugs. In 2003, Ortiz’s name appeared on a list of 104 Major League Baseball players who reportedly tested positive for performance enhancing drugs. Since then, Ortiz has been tested more than his fair share of times for banned substances. In fact, Ortiz...Read More
Credit Aaron Rodgers with an assist in Wisconsin’s 79-72 win over North Carolina in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament on Thursday. The star of the game was Badgers junior forward Sam Dekker, who posted a career-high 23 points and added 10 rebounds in the victory. He also helped solidify the win by making...Read More
Did you know that Mike Brey has been coaching at Notre Dame since Y2K?
Yes, since the year 2000, the Coach K protege has led the Fighting Irish from the bench. That’s a long time for any coach, and it’s a long time to go without an Elite Eight appearance.
Forget Elite Eights for a moment, though — Notre Dame will finally get to play a regional final under Mike Brey on Saturday...