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Red Sox reportedly acquire Chris Sale from White Sox

The Boston Red Sox reportedly acquired left-handed starting pitcher Chris Sale from the Chicago White Sox on Tuesday. Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports reports that the Red Sox will send starting pitcher Michael Kopech and infielder Yoan Moncada — two of the top prospects in Boston’s farm system — to Chicago in addition to two other prospects. BREAKING: Sale to #RedSox. Moncada...
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Pablo Sandoval appears to have lost a lot of weight

Remember Pablo Sandoval? He’s that former World Series MVP that the Boston Red Sox gave $100 million to before the 2015 season, and they essentially have nothing to show for it. Perhaps that will change in 2017. Sandoval showed up to spring training last year very overweight, and there were reports that the Red Sox were not going to give him playing time until he slimmed down...
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Report: Manziel has spent $35K celebrating 24th birthday

Johnny Manziel is currently unemployed, but he certainly isn’t the kind of guy who is going to let not having a job stand in the way of going all-out with birthday celebrations. Manziel turned 24 on Tuesday, and he has apparently been treating himself and his friends to some top-notch partying over the past week. According to a report from Page Six, Manziel has spent roughly ...
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LeBron not interested in hashing things out with Phil Jackson

With the Cleveland Cavaliers set to take on the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden Wednesday night, some have wondered if an awkward conversation between LeBron James and Phil Jackson is forthcoming. But even if Jackson wants to chat, LeBron has nothing to say to him. Jackson suddenly got on LeBron’s bad side last month when the Knicks president referred to LeBron’s friends...
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Jerry Jones: Cowboys do not plan on resting starters

The Dallas Cowboys last week became the first NFL team to clinch a playoff spot, and it may not be long before they wrap up the top overall seed in the NFC and have nothing left to play for. Does that mean they will think about resting their starters? In his weekly appearance on 105.3 The Fan in Dallas Tuesday, Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said he does not envision Dak Prescott, Ezekiel...
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Joe McKnight shooter charged with manslaughter

Ronald Gasser, the man who shot and killed former NFL running back Joe McKnight in Louisiana last week, has been arrested and charged with manslaughter. Accoridng to ABC News, Jefferson Parish records indicate Gasser was taken into custody and charged on Monday. Gasser, 54, shot McKnight in an alleged road rage incident last Thursday in a town roughly five miles outside of New...
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Curry got autographed souvenir from Thompson’s 60-point night

How impressive was Klay Thompson in the Golden State Warriors’ blowout win over the Indiana Pacers on Monday? So impressive that Stephen Curry took home an autographed souvenir to commemorate Thompson’s night. After Thompson lit Oracle Arena on fire by dropping 60 points in just 29 minutes, Curry had his teammate sign a copy of the stat sheet for him. A Little Keepsake from...
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Thompson wishes he played in 4th, could have scored 80

The most impressive thing about Klay Thompson’s 60-point performance against the Indiana Pacers Monday night is that he played just 29 minutes. The Golden State Warriors had such a commanding lead that Thompson didn’t even play in the fourth quarter, so he is now left to wonder what could have been. And, make no mistake about it, Thompson wanted to keep playing after he was...
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Oregon football coach: Mike Bellotti names four on his list

Former Oregon football coach and current analyst Mike Bellotti knows whom he would try to hire as the next Ducks coach. Bellotti, an analyst for ESPN/ABC college football, joined “The Paul Finebaum Show” on ESPN Monday and was asked about the vacancy at Oregon. Bellotti shared the four coaches he would interview for the job: Mike Bellotti names 4 coaches on his short-list for...
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Bryce Petty to start Jets’ last four games

New York Jets fans got a glimpse on Monday night of what they will be seeing the rest of the season. Jets head coach Todd Bowles announced after the team’s loss to the Indianapolis Colts on Monday night that second-year QB Bryce Petty will start the rest of the season for the Jets. Bowles added that the plan all along was to have Petty start the final four games. Todd Bowles...
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Rumors of Mike Gundy meeting with Baylor swirl

Some wild chatter emerged online Monday about Oklahoma State coach Mike Gundy meeting with Baylor about their head coaching vacancy, but we have to caution against the rumors. Oklahoma State sideline reporter Robert Allen had a loosely sourced tweet saying Gundy was “apparently” meeting with Baylor. Rumors look like more than rumors and Mike Gundy is apparently meeting with...
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Report: Earl Thomas still considering retirement

Earl Thomas floated the possibility of retiring after he suffered a broken leg during Sunday night’s game against the Carolina Panthers. Apparently there is some legitimacy to his tweet. Speaking at halftime of “Monday Night Football,” ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Thomas is indeed considering retirement. However, Schefter did note that the Seahawks believe Thomas was...
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Leonard Fournette announces he will declare for NFL Draft

Leonard Fournette made official what everyone was expecting on Monday. He will be entering the 2017 NFL Draft. Vis his Twitter account, the junior running back released a statement declaring his intentions in hopes of eliminating distractions at LSU prepares for its bowl game against Louisville. Forever LSU, Forever Buganation pic.twitter.com/sdkN0JaonF — 7⃣ Leonard Fournette...
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Davis Bertans, Michael Beasley ejected for shoving during scrap

Davis Bertans and Michael Beasley were ejected from Monday’s Spurs-Bucks game after getting involved in a scrap during the third quarter. San Antonio’s Dewayne Dedmon grabbed a rebound off a miss, and Milwaukee’s Greg Monroe got physical in trying to rip the ball away from him. Bertans shoved Monroe in response, while Beasley joined in by shoving Bertans. Spurs-Bucks dust...
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Pat McAfee is the Bad Guy like Razor Ramon

Pat McAfee must have gotten tired of seeing Marquette King get all the cool punter headlines, because he did something about it. After a great punt during “Monday Night Football” between his Colts and the New York Jets, McAfee broke out the Razor Ramon “Bad Guy” intro: @BarstoolBigCat pat mcafee going #RazorRamon pic.twitter.com/DHKZhud7UJ — Ryan Love (@y2pa) December...
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Amar’e Stoudemire levels defender with illegal screen

Amar’e Stoudemire isn’t playing very nicely overseas. After a long NBA career, Amar’e Stoudemire is now in Israel suiting up for Hapoel Jerusalem. Here you can see his Instagram post about starting a new chapter in his life. Apparently, this next journey for Stoudemire includes absolutely leveling opponents, because that’s just what he did during a recent game. While running...
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Marquese Chriss shows off swollen finger after Draymond Green kick

Draymond Green’s notorious kicking habit is far from a victimless crime, and Suns rookie Marquese Chriss will be one of the first ones to tell you that much. Chriss showed off his swollen right pinky finger on Monday, two days after getting kicked by Green on Saturday, per Paul Coro of the Arizona Republic. Just for kicks. Two days later, here's a look at Marquese Chriss' right...
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Al Horford says Rockets were his No. 2 choice in free agency

Al Horford chose to stay in the Eastern Conference this past offseason, but he briefly flirted with the idea of a move to the West. Horford, who left the Atlanta Hawks in July to sign with the Boston Celtics, said ahead of the Celtics-Rockets game on Monday that Houston was his No. 2 choice in free agency, per Adam Himmelsbach of the Boston Globe. Al Horford made it clear the...
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Bruce Arians strongly denies report that he is considering retirement

Not so fast on those Bruce Arians retirement rumors. The Arizona Cardinals coach strongly refuted an earlier report that stated he was considering retirement at season’s end. That report cited coaches who know him well, and Arians thinks that’s nonsense. “First of all, I don’t have that many friends,” Arians told Arizona Sports 98.7 FM’s Bickley and Marotta, adding that...
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Cardinals reportedly showing interest in Jarrod Dyson

The St. Louis Cardinals continue to search far and wide in their efforts to nab themselves a center fielder. According to Ken Rosenthal of FOX Sports on Monday, the Cardinals are showing interest in Kansas City Royals outfielder Jarrod Dyson, who may prove to be a more cost-effective option than teammate Lorenzo Cain, another reported St. Louis target. Among CFers in whom #STLCards...
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Report: Cubs are serious suitors for Wade Davis

The Chicago Cubs are seeking another back-end reliever, and they may do it through the trade market. According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Cubs are serious suitors for Royals closer Wade Davis. Sources: #Cubs among most serious of early suitors on #Royals' Wade Davis. Interest mentioned earlier by @jonmorosi. — Ken Rosenthal (@Ken_Rosenthal) December 5, 2016 While...
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Enes Kanter: Anthony Davis 'can't beat us just by himself'

The Oklahoma City Thunder defeated the New Orleans Pelicans by the final of 101-92 on Sunday, and Thunder big man Enes Kanter used the occasion to jab the Pelicans for their lack of a supporting cast around Anthony Davis. “He can’t beat us just by himself,” Kanter said of Davis after the game, per Justin Verrier of ESPN. “That’s what a really special player does. Look...
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Aroldis Chapman seeking six-year contract in free agency

Aroldis Chapman wants a very lengthy contract from his next employer. The free agent closer told ESPN’s Marly Rivera that he’s hoping to receive a six-year deal in the free agent market, though he denied requesting a $100 million contract. “The only thing I have expressed that I would like is a six-year contract,” Chapman said. “I know that doesn’t mean that I will...
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Percy Harvin out for season due to migraines

Percy Harvin’s season is over before it really began. The Bills placed Harvin on the non-football injury list, which will end his season. He has been bothered by migraines, which plagued him throughout his career. Harvin retired earlier this year after spending the end of last season on IR with a knee injury, but the Bills took a chance at getting a spark from him by signing...
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Report: Rajon Rondo threw towel at Bulls assistant coach

The Chicago Bulls have suspended Rajon Rondo for Monday’s game against the Portland Trail Blazers, and those who have followed Rondo’s career are not surprised by the reason. According to several reports, Rondo got into a heated argument with an assistant coach both during and after his team’s loss to the Dallas Mavericks on Saturday. Chris Kuc and K.C. Johnson of The Chicago...
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