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Violinist Puts Classical Spin On ‘First Take’ Theme Song (Video)

Violinist Eric Stanley provides his version of the debate show theme performed by Wale and Stalley.
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL Rookies Will Watch Domestic Violence Video at Draft

  The 28 rookies at the NFL draft will be doing more than just waiting to hear their name called during the draft on Thursday. With the new changes in the NFL polices on domestic violence, the players attending the draft will watch a 45 minute video on domestic violence and sexual abuse. The same video watched by the NFL and it’s execs last season after all the fiascos the league...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

MLB Could Move Orioles’ Home Games to Another City

MLB may decide to move the Baltimore Orioles’ scheduled home games to another city — likely Washington D.C. –amid safety concerns in Baltimore due to rioting. Protesters demonstrating Saturday in response to the death of Freddie Gray tried to get the Orioles-Red Sox game canceled. Fans attending the game were eventually locked in Camden Yards after the game until things got...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Jason Kidd Goes Wild Trying To Call Timeout (Video)

Jason Kidd, Head Coach of the Milwaukee Bucks knew the game was on the line when he tried to call a timeout after the Bucks recovered the ball.  
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Marcus Mariota Signs Deal With Beats By Dre

Marcus Mariota is cashing in before he ever takes a snap in the NFL. After landing deals with Nike and Subway, the former Oregon star is now a member of the Beats By Dre camp. Welcome to the family, Marcus. This is just the beginning. #ohana pic.twitter.com/kOrS31sZCE — Beats By Dre (@beatsbydre) April 27, 2015
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Carmelo Asks Baltimore Rioters to Stop Destroying The City (Photos)

One of Baltimore’s own is asking rioters to stop destroying the city. Carmelo Anthony was born in New York, but when he was 8 years old his family moved to Baltimore. He has strong roots in the city, and once said, “Born in Brooklyn. Manufactured in Baltimore.” The NBA star took to Instagram and his 2.6 million followers to send a message. We all want Justice. And our city...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Indians Trevor Bauer Wears Boxing Gloves During Game vs. Royals (Photos)

Maybe his hands were cold, or just maybe, Trevor Bauer was prepared for anything to jump off. The Indians pitcher was spotted wearing some boxing gloves in the dugout during the game vs the Kansas City Royals. The Royals have been in a few skirmishes already this season, so Bauer was just being cautious. Trevor Bauer is prepared for the Royals pic.twitter.com/U5L941Fsun — Owen...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Bucs GM Says Multiple Teams Called Sunday About No. 1 Pick

Despite the impressions that the Bucs are all in on Jameis Winston, they’re also trying to give off the impression that the pick is available as well. Buccaneers G.M. Jason Licht told Steve Wyche of NFL Media that the team received calls from more than one team on Sunday regarding the No. 1 pick. Licht declined to name the teams, and he said no offers were made or parameters discussed...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Ray Rice Receiving Serious Interest From Several Teams

Who knew TMZ would be first on the Ray Rice uppercut, and the first on him receiving interest from several NFL clubs? There is serious buzz in the NFL community surrounding Ray Rice — with multiple sources telling us there are a handful of teams that have expressed “legitimate interest” in the embattled running back. Rice hasn’t played a down in the league since KO’ing...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Michael Irvin Calls Out Winston and Mariota for Skipping Draft

Michael Irvin believes Marcus Mariota and Jameis Winston are making big mistakes by not attending Thursdays NFL Draft. Irvin’s going to meet with the 28 players who accepted invitations to Chicago to be part of the festivities, and he believes Winston would greatly benefit from such conversations. “I understand you want to be with your family, Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Teddy Bridgewater: We Expect Adrian Peterson To Be a Viking

It’s not just the media that believes Adrian Peterson will be staying put in Minnesota. Some of his most important teammates believe that as well. “We expect Adrian to be here,” Teddy Bridgewater said Monday, per the St. Paul Pioneer Press. “The guys in the locker room, we all love Adrian.” “I talked to (Peterson) a little while ago and kind of shared some thoughts...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Kendrick Lamar Threw Out First Pitch at Dodgers Game (Video)

Kendrick Lamar took the mound at Dodger Stadium Monday night to throw out the ball game’s first pitch against their rival San Francisco Giants. With his record “King Kunta” playing in the background, Kendrick wore his #1 jersey to the mound and shook off the catcher Carl Crawford before throwing a perfect strike over the plate. Kendrick is no 50 Cent. https://pbs.twimg...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Shane Ray Apologizes For Weed Citation

You knew this was coming, but did you expect it to come so early? Mizzou’s devastating defender, Shane Ray, was caught with less then 35 grams of marijuana early Monday morning; but he cooperated and showed no signs of impairment, so he simply received a citation and was told to be on his way. With the draft being held this Thursday it’s fair to say Ray picked the worst possible...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Derron Williams Drops 35 Amid Injury Rumors

Derron Williams answered the bell in tonight’s Game 4 against the top-seed Hawks. The point guard has always had the ability, it has just been a matter of remaining healthy enough to play every night. Earlier today the Nets had feared that yet another injury would keep Williams on the bench once more, and the rumors had Lionel Hollins giving the extra minutes to Jarret Jack. Atlanta...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacquiao Displays “Inner Strength” During Nike Training (Video)

Before you know it, the fight will be over and we’ll all be clamoring for a rematch. Until then, we as fans get to experience an immense amount of self-promotion and corporate sponsorship neatly wrapped together as our pair of fighters attempt to milk every last penny out of the opportunity. Today, we have Pacquiao demonstrating for us (and Nike) what he calls his “Inner Strength”...
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April 28, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Bail Set at $2,500 (Mugshot)

Jon Jones has been in custody for two hours now and it doesn’t seem like he will be in there for very long. Jones’ bail has been set at $2,500, which is nothing for a fighter with his earning history. It’s surprising to see the bail for a felony charge of hit-and-run be that low. It gives us a glimpse of the inner-workings of the New Mexico justice department. Jones should...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Pacquiao Roadtrips From LA to Vegas (Photos)

Manny Pacquaio is making enough money Saturday to charter a private jet for him and his entire camp to get from LA to Vegas but instead he’s taking a road trip with his boys. Road trip to Las Vegas. #MayPac pic.twitter.com/RXcUYrcwta — Manny Pacquiao (@MannyPacquiao) April 28, 2015 I’m sure taking the quick 4 hour drive is fun for Manny and everyone in his camp. It’s...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Mayweather Will Earn $5 Million Per Minute if Fight Goes 12 Rds

When you really get into the numbers of these fights it’s crazy how much money is being made and one of the benefactors of these astronomical figures is ‘Money’ Mayweather. According to Bleacher Report, Floyd is set to make a crazy amount of money per minute: $5 million: What Mayweather will earn per minute against Pacquiao if the fight goes 12 rounds, if the latest estimates...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Floyd Sr: Only Way Pacquiao Wins is if He’s on Something

Trainers Floyd Mayweather Sr and Freddie Roach have given some of the best quotes leading up to this Mayweather-Pacquiao fight. Floyd Sr. kept them coming during his interview with ‘On The Ropes‘ boxing radio: The only thing I’m gonna tell you that he can do is when he take the random tests, he better be clean. That’s the only way that that he can win, if he takes something...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

JJ Watt Writes Letter Asking Fan’s Boss to Give Her PTO (Photos)

JJ Watt is really good at interacting with his fans. A fan named Ashlee really wanted to see her favorite NFL player, who happens to be Watt, at a charity event that she had tickets for but it conflicted with her work schedule. Ashlee naturally did what anyone would think of doing and asked Watt to write her an excuse note. There hasn’t been word on whether or not Ashlee’s boss...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

J.R. Smith Apologizes to Cavs Fans

The Cavs are headed into round 2 of the playoffs extremely short-handed. Kevin Love suffered a shoulder injury and will be out for the Eastern Conference Semis which will be versus the Bucks or the Bulls and J.R. Smith will be out for the first two games due to suspension. Smith received a two game suspension headed down by the NBA after a flagrant 2 foul on Jae Crowder of the Celtics...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Cops Preparing For Everything Mayweather-Pacquiao Weekend

The Las Vegas Review-Journal spoke to Metro Events Planning coordinator Lt. Roxanne McDaris about the security plans for Mayweather-Pacquiao weekend. “We really haven’t had to deal with a sporting event to this scale,” McDaris said. “It’s important to see how other agencies handle things like that. “We have to have a much broader viewpoint of where we’re going to...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Nas Announces New Album Dropping This Summer (Video)

The last time a Nas album hit store shelves it was 2012 and ‘Life is Good’ sold below 400K records. It’s been thirteen years since Nas has last seen platinum status when ‘God’s Son’ sold about 1.3 million albums in 2002. Well, Nas is ready to jump back into giving people the business as he announced during an Orlando, Florida concert that a new album is dropping this...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Jon Jones Has Turned Himself In For Alleged Hit & Run

This Jon Jones story continues to add layers. Jones is the suspect in a hit and run accident that occurred over the weekend and now he plans to turn himself into Albuquerque police in cooperation with a warrant they have served. The Albuquerque Police released these details of the incident: Reports filed by Detective Tommy Benavidez of the Albuquerque Police Department indicate...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss

Udonis & Birdman Go Gator Hunting (Photos)

While the NBA Playoffs get in full gear flying through round one, two guys used to playing much deeper into the season had some extra time off this summer. Miami Heat’s Udonis Haslem and Chris “Birdman” Andersen decided to take up a little gator hunting to pass the time. A photo posted by Udonis Haslem (@ud40) on Apr 27, 2015 at 12:21pm PDT @ud40 showing @birdzilla...
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April 27, 2015  |  Discuss
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