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James Harrison signs extension with Steelers

James Harrison is staying in Pittsburgh.The veteran linebacker and five-time Pro Bowler announced on Instagram that he has re-signed with the Steelers on a two-year contract. ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported that Harrison will receive $3.5 million over two years. Harrison turns 39 in May, but he’s still getting it done. He made 39 tackles and collected five sacks in 2016, forcing...
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Kristaps Porzingis: Knicks should have used triangle all season

There is another fan of the triangle offense in the New York Knicks organization, and it isn’t Phil Jackson.Kristaps Porzingis said Wednesday that he’s a fan of the offense, and believes the Knicks should have been employing it from the start of the season.“We’re starting to learn it now the way we should,” Porzingis said of the triangle, via Al Iannazzone of Newsday. “We...
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Gay ex-NBA player John Amaechi unloads on Amar’e Stoudemire

Amar’e Stoudemire made some controversial remarks about gay athletes during a recent interview overseas, and a well-known fellow former NBA player has taken him to task over it.Stoudemire, who is playing professional ball for Hapoel Jerusalem in Israel, told Israeli website Walla Sport that he would not be comfortable playing alongside a gay teammate.“I’m going to shower across...
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Report: Saban turned down interest from six NFL teams

Six NFL coaching jobs came available this offseason, and according to a report, Nick Saban rejected the chance to be a candidate for all of them.According to Mike Freeman of Bleacher Report, all six teams with an opening contacted the Alabama head coach to gauge his interest in returning to the NFL. Saban, or Saban’s representatives, rejected all of these inquiries outright.A source...
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Terrell Owens rips Hall of Famer who says WR should stop complaining

Terrell Owens has been very animated in expressing his outrage over being kept out of the Hall of Fame for a second consecutive year, and many believe he is hurting his case even further with his outspokenness.Just don’t tell T.O. that.Owens, who insists he has moved past worrying about getting into Canton, continues to defend himself on Twitter. On Tuesday, Gary Meyers of the...
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Doug Marrone affirms that Blake Bortles is Jaguars’ quarterback

Blake Bortles is the quarterback of the Jacksonville Jaguars, at least according to his coach.Jaguars coach Doug Marrone affirmed his commitment to Bortles on Wednesday, telling reporters that as far as he’s concerned, there is no other option at quarterback. Bortles took a step back in 2016, with an unacceptably low 23-16 touchdown-to-interception ratio. Bortles struggled so much...
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Giants planning to ‘take a look’ at Peterson

Adrian Peterson is set to officially become a free agent, and the New York Giants are one of several teams who will explore the idea of signing him.On Wednesday, Giants head coach Ben McAdoo said the team will discuss Peterson but stopped short of expressing excitement over bringing in the 31-year-old. Peterson will turn 32 this month, missed most of last season with a knee injury...
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Trevor Siemian shoulder injury more severe than originally thought

Denver Broncos quarterback Trevor Siemian missed some time last season with what was characterized as a non-serious shoulder injury.It turns out that Siemian was dealing with something more significant the whole time.With the shoulder injury still bothering him in late December, Siemian had a procedure done by orthopedic surgeon Dr. Neal ElAttrache, who discovered a grade 5 separation...
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James Harden reveals why he stopped dating Khloe Kardashian

Khloe Kardashian claimed last year that she broke up with James Harden because he was unfaithful, but the Houston Rockets star remembers the relationship ending on much different terms.In a wide-ranging feature from Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated, Harden opened up about dating a member of the Kardashian clan. Simply put, he doesn’t think it’s a coincidence that he is having...
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Report: Manziel attracting 'real interest' at NFL Combine

Johnny Manziel’s NFL comeback is ramping up, and yes, there is apparently serious interest.According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Mike Garafolo, Manziel has re-hired agent Erik Burkhardt and is drawing “real interest” from NFL teams at the combine. Manziel has been repeatedly trying to affirm his commitment to the NFL, both publicly and privately. He has, apparently...
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Julio Jones to be evaluated, may need surgery on injured foot

Atlanta Falcons wide receiver Julio Jones still might need surgery on his injured foot.According to Falcons coach Dan Quinn, Jones will be checked out by doctors later in the week to determine a treatment plan for his bad foot, which may include a surgical procedure. Jones spent the latter part of the season battling a number of foot issues, including a sprained toe. We heard back...
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Kevin Durant suffered sprained MCL, expected back for playoffs

The Golden State Warriors have announced that Kevin Durant suffered a sprained MCL in Tuesday night’s game against the Washington Wizards and will be out for at least a month. The team did not rule out the possibility that Durant could return before the end of the regular season. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports that the Warriors expect Durant to be back in time for the playoffs....
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Durant suffered sprained MCL, expected back for playoffs

The Golden State Warriors have announced that Kevin Durant suffered a sprained MCL in Tuesday night’s game against the Washington Wizards and will be out for at least a month.The team did not rule out the possibility that Durant could return before the end of the regular season. ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reports that the Warriors expect Durant to be back in time for the playoffs. Though...
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Kaepernick's new agents tell teams QB will be available

Colin Kaepernick is making it known to all 32 NFL teams that he will soon be offering them his services.According to Ian Rapoport of NFL Media, Kaepernick’s new agents introduced themselves to teams on Tuesday and informed them that the 29-year-old quarterback will soon be opting out of his deal with the San Francisco 49ers. Kaepernick can opt out of his deal on Thursday, with...
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Report: Patriots planning to keep Garoppolo

NFL teams that are in need of a starting quarterback this offseason may have to cross Jimmy Garoppolo off their list of potential targets.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Wednesday that the New England Patriots are not planning to trade Garoppolo. It’s always tough to tell if Patriots sources are the ones leaking that information to drive the price up on Garoppolo, but we already...
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Report: Nerve damage in Jaylon Smith’s leg not improving

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Jaylon Smith may be ready to contribute in 2017 after missing his entire rookie season, but it sounds like the former Notre Dame star will be playing at less than 100 percent when he takes the field.Unfortunately, he may never be at full strength again.Ian Rapoport of NFL Media reports that the damaged nerve in Smith’s leg is not regenerating, which means...
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Warriors reportedly hopeful Durant’s knee injury not season-ending

Kevin Durant suffered a potentially serious knee injury on Tuesday night, and early reports have indicated he will miss several weeks at least. However, the Golden State Warriors remain hopeful that he will play again this year.A Warriors source told Mike Wise of The Undefeated that the team is optimistic Durant’s knee injury won’t end his season. The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski...
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Report: Kevin Durant feared to be out months with knee injury

The knee injury suffered by Kevin Durant on Tuesday night could be serious. One report says there is a fear the injury could sideline the Golden State Warriors star for months.The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski says Durant’s inner-circle is preparing for potentially bad news about the forward. There is a concern that Durant will miss months, not weeks with his knee injury. Durant...
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Markieff Morris has funny comment about his clutch free throws

Markieff Morris buried a couple of clutch free throws at the end of Tuesday’s win over the Golden State Warriors, and then he made headlines for his funny comment afterwards. Speaking about the free throws he made with three seconds left to turn it into a two-possession lead for the Wizards — essentially icing the game — Morris somewhat grossly referred to his big cojones....
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Russell Okung could be interested in reunion with Seahawks

Russell Okung could have interest in returning to the team that drafted him. Okung is a free agent after the Denver Broncos decided not to pick up their option on him for 2017. Seahawks reporter Danny O’Neil said on Thursday that Okung would consider a return to Seattle, for whom he played from 2010-2015. Okung, who made the Pro Bowl in 2012, reportedly will have many suitors in...
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Jared Odrick had visit with Patriots

Free agent Jared Odrick had a visit with the New England Patriots on Tuesday that could lead to a signing. Odrick, a former first-round pick by the Miami Dolphins, visited the Pats and passed a physical, per First Coast News’ Mike Kaye. Odrick finished the season on injured-reserve because of an elbow injury. Odrick was recently released by the Jacksonville Jaguars after two seasons...
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Report: Cowboys not going to sign Adrian Peterson

There has been speculation that the Dallas Cowboys could be a fit for Adrian Peterson when he becomes a free agent, but a report says that is not the case. The Fort Worth Star-Telegram’s Charean Williams reports a team source told her Peterson is not a fit for the Cowboys. The big reason cited is that Ezekiel Elliott will command so many carries that there probably won’t be enough...
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Report: Warriors planning to sign Matt Barnes

How’s this for an NBA homecoming?ESPN’s Marc Stein and Chris Haynes reported on Tuesday night that the Golden State Warriors are planning to sign veteran forward Matt Barnes in the wake of the injury to Kevin Durant. Ramona Shelburne, also of ESPN, adds that the deal with Barnes will be for the rest of the season, not just a 10-day contract. Barnes, who will turn 37 in March...
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Report: Texas TE signee arrested for selling drugs

Reese Leitao, a Texas Longhorns football recruit, was arrested at his high school on Tuesday for drug possession and intent to sell.FOX 23 in Tulsa says Leitao had 20 Xanax pills and $1,300 on him when he was arrested. The campus police report reportedly says he admitted to a school official that he intended to sell the pills.Leitao, who attends Jenks High School in Oklahoma, was...
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Jim Boeheim’s son commits to play basketball at Cornell

Syracuse head coach Jim Boeheim may get to coach against his son next season, thanks to Jimmy’s college choice.On Tuesday, the younger Boeheim announced via his Twitter account he will be attending Cornell University to continue playing basketball. During his final season at Jamesville-DeWitt High School, Jimmy Boeheim averaged just over 23 points per game for a team that finished...
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