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Calvin Johnson Says He Doesn’t Want Goodell in His Pockets, So No Dunking

The death of goalpost dunking is upon us, because the NFL doesn’t allow you to do anything fun anymore. Calvin Johnson was asking if he would go against the authority and here is what he has to say via ESPN. “I’m not letting Goodell get in my pockets.” Since Megatron doesn’t dance, expect him to just hand the ball to the ref, which is exactly what the NFL wants.
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Best of NBA Teams #NBAMovies Photoshops and Memes

If you needed another example of why Twitter is awesome, look no further than the #NBAMovies hashtag that is taking over Basketball Twitter right now. The best part of it all? Official Twitter accounts of NBA teams are taking part with some magical results. The Nuggets, Bucks, Suns, T’Wolves, Pistons, Pacers, Hornets, Hawks, Jazz and Warriors all took stabs at it with some great...
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Ex-Panthers RB Arrested for Stealing Leaf Blower Outside of Courthouse

I hate raking leaves, it is why I moved into a condo, they have someone else take care of all that. So, I feel his pain, maybe he was just tired of raking the leaves and just made a split second decision. Similar to Armond Smith short lived NFL career it was the wrong decision. According to Aimee Jones of the Rockdale (Ga.) Citizen, the former Panthers and Browns running back was arrested...
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Why OSU Will Be Fine Without Braxton Miller (Video)

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Fantasy Football Updated Power Rankings (Video)

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Eddie Alvarez Leaves Bellator for UFC; Will Fight at UFC 178

Eddie Alvarez has been engaged in a very public back-and-forth with Bellator MMA and now Eddie finally got what he’s wanted all along, to be released. As soon as Eddie found out that he’d be released by Bellator discussions began with the UFC. Alvarez was a two-time champion in Bellator but he hasn’t fought in almost a year. His first UFC fight will be against Donald ‘Cowboy’...
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Kobe Says He’s 70 Years Old in BBall Years & He’ll Never Be the Same

Kobe Bryant will go down as one of the best players to ever grace the floors of the NBA and a much as his fans may not want to admit it, as he enters the final stages of his career, he’s not the same threat that he used to be…but then again after almost 20 years in the league who would be? Bryant, who will be featured on an upcoming edition of Sports Illustrated, talked about...
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Kent State Jason Bitsko Passes Away Unexpectedly at the Age of 21

Thoughts and prayers go out to his family and friends. Kent State University mourns the loss of student-athlete Jason Bitsko, who died unexpectedly today (Wednesday, Aug. 20). Bitsko was found unresponsive in the bedroom of his off-campus apartment shortly before 9 a.m. Police believe he passed away from an undetermined medical issue. Bitsko, 21, was set to begin his fourth year...
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Janet Jackson Still Banned by NFL Over Her Nip Slip

It was just a nipple, get over it. The NFL is trying to make artists pay to perform at the Super Bowl and while TMZ was snooping around to see who was the frontrunner, they released this statement. “As for potential acts — we have only ruled out Janet Jackson.” Seems a little petty. I don’t think Janet is crying over it, she just married some billionaire I believe. Hard to...
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ESPN Says Kobe Not a Top Ten SG This Season

  With the NBA season on the horizon, ESPN is doing their annual projections for the upcoming season. The most recent projection takes a look at who the top ten shooting guards in the league will be based on Wins Above Replacement (WARP) during the 2014-15 NBA season. The system basically takes a player, and calculates how many more wins they give their team over an average player...
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Doc Rivers Has No Issue With Shelly Sterling Being ID as Clippers #1 Fan

Doc Rivers knew all about Donald Sterling before he took the job. Doc Rivers knows all about Shelly Sterling shady past. Doc Rivers more or less just cares about making Doc Rivers look good, so if that means ignoring Shelly Sterling and calling her the #1 fan, he is willing to do that.  Because truth be told, this whole situation has made Doc Rivers more powerful within the Clippers...
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Cop With Gun Aimed at Ferguson Protesters: “I’ll F*cking Kill You” (Video)

You want to know why people keep saying the cops are the ones instigating a lot of the trouble in Ferguson? Just watch this video courtesy of Deadspin. The protester isn’t doing anything egregious,  says several times he has his hands up and for his troubles the cop with gun pointed squarely at him says “I’ll F*cking Kill You”. Now, you tell me how I am suppose to feel...
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Tony Gonzalez Predicts Broncos Will Go Undefeated, Win SB

Tony Gonzalez is starting his CBS Sports broadcast career off with a bang.   The future Hal of Famer dropped a bombshell of a prediction when he told Newsday that the Denver Broncos will go undefeated, and defeat the Seattle Seahawks in the Super Bowl. “Right now, Denver has a team built just like the New England Patriots back when they went undefeated [in the 2007 regular season...
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‘Rumble’ Johnson Calls Out Ryan Bader and Alex Gustafsson (Video)

Anthony ‘Rumble’ Johnson has been nothing short of dominant lately. He’s running through UFC light-heavyweight opponents as of late and he has his eye on a title shot next year. For Johnson to reach that level in what is arguably the UFC’s toughest division ‘Rumble’ will need to go through a tough road of opponents.  “Hopefully I’ll be able to fight in late October...
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‘GGG’ Will Fight Slugger Marco Antonio Rubio in Cali

Gennady ‘GGG’ Golovkin has had a difficult time finding top notch opponents to fight as of late because of the middleweight champion’s incredible knockout power. Marco Antonio Rubio must not have received the memo. Marco Antonio Rubio will take on ‘GGG’ on October 18th in Carson, California. The StubHub Center in Carson has recently earned the moniker of the ‘SlugHub’...
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Ex-NFL Ref Reveals He Avoided Redskins Games Because of Team Name

A true case of practicing what you preach if I’ve ever seen one. Former NFL official Mike Carey (who recently retired after 19 years of service) has revealed to the Washington Post that he began a silent protest of the name “Redskins” all the way back in 2006. Carey requested to not be assigned to any Washington preseason or regular season games and the NFL rightly obliged...
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Kyrie Irving Admits He hasn’t Been A Leader For Cavs

Cavs guard Kyrie Irving spoke with RealGM.com at Team USA practice Monday and admitted that he’s struggled with leadership in the past. “I haven’t been a leader – not at all,” Irving told RealGM. “Everybody asks me if this is my year to be a leader … I haven’t been so far though, not at all,” Irving said. “I’ve just been a kid trying to figure it out. There’s...
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Michael Jordan Answers Derek Jeter’s Ice Bucket Challenge (Video)

The G.O.A.T. has finally answered the bell. The celebrity challenges keep on coming, another small step in the battle against Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (A.L.S.) Although rather uneventful, it’s nice to see the movement reaching way up into the stratosphere of the likes of Michael Jordan. I don’t know about you, but I’m looking forward to seeing Phil Jackson’s response...
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Hulk Hogan Wants to Fight Cena or Stone Cold at WrestleMania 31

Could fans be treated to one last Hulk Hogan match? If the Hulkster has his way, we could see him in the ring one more time, under the bright lights of WrestleMania 31. Hogan has been quite vocal in his desire to compete in one last match with WWE, and now reports indicate that the icon wants to face one of two men at Levi Stadium next March. Hogan said that his dream match against...
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Nicki Minaj “Anaconda” Shot Gets Lance Stephenson Treatment (Photo)

Now you knew this was coming… A betting person would assume Lance shares the face of almost everyone (not just men) who have laid eyes on this video since it’s midnight release. I’d say that’s a bit more attractive than the sweaty face of one LeBron James, would you agree?
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Report: 49ers Hope To Sign Michael Crabtree To Extension

A lot of guys on the San Francisco 49ers want new contracts.  Unfortunately, there’s a line and protocol to receiving one. Now that Colin Kaepernick and Glenn Dorsey are under contract, the 49ers are focused on getting a a new deal for No. 1 receiver Michael Crabtree, according to Ian Rapoport.  #49ers next contract target: WR Michael Crabtree. There is progress. Hope...
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Adrian Peterson Unlikely to Play At All This Preseason

The Vikings regime may be different, but the narrative is the same in Minnesota: PROTECT ADRIAN PETERSON! (at least until the regular season opener.) It’s looking like first year head man Mike Zimmer will air on the side of caution and hold out Peterson for the duration of the preseason, and why wouldn’t he? The Vikings have kept the ball out of his hands for the past two preseasons...
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49ers Sign DT Glenn Dorsey To 2-Year Extension

The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to a two-year, $6.1 million extension with injured defensive tackle Glenn Dorsey.  Dorsey’s new deal is worth $6.1 million in new money with $2.6 million guaranteed. “Glenn is a true pro who has quickly become a valued contributor to our organization both on and off the field,” general manager Trent Baalke said. “He is a quick study and...
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Is Manziel Getting The Black QB Treatment? Yes & No

I do not believe most media are racists…what I do believe is a lot of the old mainstream media are prejudice, believe in ridiculous stereotypes, and are ignorant. I believe NFL general managers and coaches for a very long time were prejudice against African-American quarterbacks. They did not believe that they had the mental capabilities to handle the position. However, within...
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Mike Wallace: Dolphins’ WRs Don’t Get Calls

Mike Wallace is tired of him and the Miami Dolphins wide receivers not getting any respect.  With the new illegal contact penalties being called left and right this preseason, Wallace told the Palm Beach Post that the new rules don’t apply to the Dolphins.  “Not on our team. We don’t get those calls,” Wallace said via the Palm Beach Post. “I don’t know why. That...
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