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Jimmy Butler Wants to Date Taylor Swift

Jimmy Butler is set to become a very rich man this summer, and he’s looking for a leading lady to spend his time with. Could it be the great Taylor Swift? Butler upon hearing that recording star Taylor Swift, was dating John Mayer, put his bid in through the Chicago media. Jimmy gave the thumbs-down to T-Swift's relationship with John Mayer. "If you want to date someone, come...
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UConn’s Ryan Boatright With Filthy Crossover on Tyus Jones (Video)

Duke came up with the win, but Ryan Boatright left bodies all over the court for the Huskies with some nifty ball handling.  No bucket from Boatright was nastier than this ‘Iverson’ like killer crossover. Boatright came back for his senior to step out of the shadow of Shabazz Napier.  He’s off to a great start. h/t TBL
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Ex-Angels Draft Pick Killed Over Candy Argument

This is a sad and confusing story. Ryan Bolden, a former first-round pick of the Los Angeles Angels, was shot and killed Wednesday night in a dispute over candy. Investigators tell FOX 5’s Marc Teichner that children, around 10- and 11-years-old, were arguing about the candy at an apartment complex in the 4000 block of Lakemont Drive. Police say some adults got involved and things...
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Store Already Selling Rondo Mavs Jersey (Photo)

It will definitely be interesting to see how the city of Dallas, and the Mavs fan base receives Rajon Rondo. The talented point can be considered mercurial at times, but still a fan favorite. One Dallas area store somehow has already started selling Rondo Mavericks jerseys. This store is already selling a Dallas Rondo jersey pic.twitter.com/uhqMaJZgxC — King's Court (@KingsCtShow...
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Derrick Rose Out Sick Against the Knicks

It is flu season, so no worries, Rose just needs to drink a lot of orange juice and have some chicken noodle soup.
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Darren Sharper Indicted on Federal Drug Charges

Darren Sharper has been accused of raping multiple women in multiple states. Three of those states have indictments out against Sharper and now the feds are bringing drug charges against him via Deadspin. A federal grand jury also brought charges in district court against the former NFL safety last Friday. The federal charges aren’t for rape but instead focus on the drugs that...
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Memphis Agrees To Extension With Justin Fuente

After leading Memphis to a 9-3 record this year, Justin Fuente has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him in Memphis long term. Memphis coach Justin Fuente led the Tigers to a share of the American Athletic Conference championship. Now, the school is rewarding him for it. A source with knowledge of the situation said Memphis and Fuente have agreed to a five-year contract...
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Woman Pimps Slaps Her Grandma For Declining Her FB Friend Request

It isn’t that serious Rachel, settle down. A Florida woman was arrested for repeatedly slapping 72-year-old grandmother in the face for refusing to accept her Facebook friend request according to authorities. According to a Pinellas County Sheriff’s Office report, Rachel Anne Hayes, 27, faces felony charges of aggravated battery on an elderly person. The Pinellas County Sheriff’s...
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50 Cent Signs $78 Million Mens Underwear Deal

50 Cent may be done making rap hits but he’s far from done making money. CNBC has reported that the media mogul and boxing promoter has inked a $78 million deal to promote men’s underwear. Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson has closed a $78 million deal with FRIGO Revolution Wear to promote men’s underwear. The famed rapper announced the deal on Instagram on Monday before appearing...
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Clinton Portis Tweets He’s Experiencing Racism on @USAirways Flight

This is intense. Former Redskins running back Clinton Portis is currently on Twitter live tweeting a “racist experience” on US Airways. Portis reportedly tried to board a US Airways flight when an unknown issue arose. Portis didn’t reveal the issues, he simply starting snapping pictures of the flight attendant and pilot: At FLL airport w my son on us airways flight 1861...
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Celtics Agree to Trade Rondo to Mavs

Should be an interesting experiment down in Dallas. BREAKING: Celtics agree in principle to deal sending Rajon Rondo to Dallas for Wright, Nelson, Crowder & 2 picks. (via @ESPNSteinLine) — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 18, 2014
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CM Punk Not Expecting First UFC Fight Until Late 2015 (Video)

Phil ‘CM Punk’ Brooks may have entered the UFC with a huge following but he’s smart enough to know that he isn’t ready to compete against the best MMA fighters in the world. In an interview with ESPN, Brooks said that he wouldn’t be ready to fight until Fall 2015 at the earliest and that his first fight will most likely occur this time next year. Watch his full interview below:
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Jon Jones “Offended” By UFC 182 Promo (Video)

Jon Jones isn’t too pleased with the UFC heading into his UFC 182 fight against Daniel Cormier. He’s gone on the record expressing his disapproval of the UFC 182 promo video. “When I first saw it I was a little offended by it,” Jones said on FOX Sports 1’s “UFC Tonight.” “That the UFC, someone who’s supposed to be backing my brand and making me look good, would...
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Lakers & Knicks Won’t Engage in 3-Way Trade for Rondo

The Lakers and Knicks have both declined to be involved in a three-way trade that could possibly send Boston Celtics PG Rajon Rondo to another team. Lakers and Knicks declined to be part of three-way deals that could've sent Rondo elsewhere, league sources tell Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 18, 2014 In other words if they can’t get him they don’t want...
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Report: Mavs Frontrunners To Land Rondo

Adrian Wojnarowski is reporting that the Dallas Mavericks have emerged as the frontrunners to land Boston Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo. Dallas is emerging as the frontrunner in pursuit of a deal to acquire Boston's Rajon Rondo, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) December 18, 2014
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Khloe Kardashian Wants Lamar Odom Back

Rumors have been swirling that Khloe Kardashian might be reconsidering her divorce from Lamar Odom. After officially calling it quits with rapper French Montana, the most down to earth member of the Kardashian clan was seen at the Clipper’s game signing autographs with her married name. Interesting. Via RadarOnline: According to reports, while sitting courtside on Dec. 16, Khloe...
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NBA Releases 2014 Christmas Ad “No Gifts” (Video)

Its that time of the year and the NBA has released their new NBA Christmas commercial. This time around it stars Chris Paul, Kyrie Irving, Pau Gasol, Dwayne Wade and Steph Curry. No gifts. What do you guys think of the new NBA Christmas commercial? (H/T Slamonline)
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Seahawks Sign KJ Wright To 4-Year, $27M Extension

The Seattle Seahawks have signed hard-hitting linebacker KJ Wright to a four-year extension. Seahawks announced 4-year extension for linebacker KJ Wright. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 18, 2014 Ian Rapoport is reporting that Wright’s deal is for $27 million. The #Seahawks announced a 4-year contract extension for emerging LB KJ Wright. I’m told it’s for...
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Andrew Bogut Out Indefinitely With Knee Injury

Golden State’s 16-game winning streak was snapped the other night in Memphis. The team has been without Andrew Bogut for the past four games. It doesn’t appear the 7-footer will be back anytime soon. Warriors center Andrew Bogut underwent platelet rich plasma therapy on right knee, and there is no timetable for his return. — Diamond Leung (@diamond83) December 18, 2014
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Kid Sends UAB His $1 Allowance To Help Keep FB Program Alive (Photos)

Wow, this is awesome. The UAB football program was shut down earlier this month because of state politics involving the cities of Birmingham and Tuscaloosa. One five-year-old boy in Ohio was particularly upset about the budget problems, and graciously offered his $1 allowance to help save the program. My five year old son feels bad for @UAB_Football so he wrote this tonight...
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Carmelo: Multiple People Telling Me to Have Knee Surgery

The people who are telling Melo this are very intelligent, there is nothing good that can come from Melo hobbling around trying to carry an awful team. Here are the details. Carmelo Anthony is questionable again for Thursday’s game against the Bulls, and the seven-time All-Star acknowledged that the Knicks’ sorry plight is causing him to resist the urging of others to shut...
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Mavs Follow Rondo On Twitter

This could actually mean nothing, but the twitter handles for most NBA teams only follow players on their roster. The Dallas Mavericks just made an interesting follow… pic.twitter.com/jy8PrgzFrf — SportsCenter (@SportsCenter) December 18, 2014
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Michael Wilbon Blast D.C. Fans For Not Supporting Wizards

Michael Wilbon might be on to something.  I’ve never understood how certain fan bases can clamor for decades about the lack of winning product, and then once that team becomes a championship contender, fans in that city still don’t have time to support a winner. The Washington Wizards are the craze of the NBA, but they seem to only get love from the fans of opposing cities...
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Report: Lakers Offer Nash and Picks For Rondo

I don’t think this is going to get it done, but fun to speculate. Adding to @ESPNSteinLine report on Rondo from yesterday. Sources tell ESPN the Lakers also offered Boston multiple picks & Nash for Rondo — Ramona Shelburne (@ramonashelburne) December 18, 2014
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NJ Gov. Says Eagles Fans Yelled ‘Unspeakable’ Things At Him

New Jersey governor Chris Christie should be bigger than this–I mean what did he expect to happen once fans spotted him sitting in Jerry Jones suite. Christie, who claims to be a lifelong Cowboys fan, told  94WIP that Cowboys fans were yelling “unspeakable” things at him. “I will tell you, there were some fans sitting below Jerry’s box that were yelling fairly unspeakable...
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