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Yankees could send Matt Holliday home from road trip

The New York Yankees may consider sending Matt Holliday home from the team’s current road trip due to the mysterious illness surrounding the slugger.Holliday has been out since Sunday and was not in the lineup for the team’s game against the White Sox on Tuesday. He is missing time due to fatigue. As Bryan Hoch reported, the Yankees could send Holliday home from the road trip...
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Carson Palmer not sure if 2017 will be his last NFL season

Carson Palmer doesn’t know what the future holds beyond the coming season.Speaking on Tuesday during a conference call for a charity event, the Arizona Cardinals quarterback was asked about his plans for after the 2017 campaign.“That’s a great question, and I don’t have an answer,” said Palmer, per Kyle Odegard of the team’s official website. “I love every facet of...
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Kelly Olynyk reportedly likely to become unrestricted free agent

All those teams who were salivating over Kelly Olynyk during the NBA playoffs may finally get their crack at him.The Vertical’s Adrian Wojnarowski believes that it’s likely Olynyk will become an unrestricted free agent. Woj shared the report via Twitter Tuesday: Woj’s report on Olynyk’s future comes in conjunction with his earlier reporting about the Boston Celtics’ plans...
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Ex-Mets pitcher Anthony Young dies due to brain tumor

Anthony Young, a former MLB pitcher known for putting together a dubious streak during his career, has died at the age of 51.The New York Mets, for whom Young pitched for three seasons, shared the sad news on Twitter Tuesday: Young had been battling an inoperable brain tumor.Young pitched for three teams during his six-year big league career from 1991-1996. He went 15-48 with a 3...
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Enes Kanter hilariously responds to Rihanna dating rumors

Photos of Rihanna in a swimming pool with a man circulated online and led to some funny rumors that Oklahoma City Thunder big man Enes Kanter was dating her, all because of his resemblance to the mystery man in the photos.Take a look at the pictures in question: Some on social media began tagging Kanter on Twitter and asking if he was dating Rihanna based on the pictures. On Tuesday...
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Report: Spurs, Clippers among teams interested in Andre Iguodala

The Western Conference vultures are circling the Golden State Warriors.ESPN’s Chris Haynes reports on Tuesday that the San Antonio Spurs and the Los Angeles Clippers are among the teams interested in signing impending unrestricted free agent Andre Iguodala. Haynes also mentions the Minnesota Timberwolves, the Philadelphia 76ers, the Orlando Magic, the Brooklyn Nets and the Utah...
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Andre Roberson fires back at those criticizing All-Defensive Team nod

Oklahoma City Thunder swingman Andre Roberson refuses to let you rain on his parade after the first All-Defensive Team selection of his career.Roberson, who earned All-Defensive Second Team honors for the 2016-17 NBA season, fired back at those criticizing his inclusion. The former Pac-12 Defensive Player of the Year was selected over prominent All-Stars like John Wall and Klay Thompson...
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Kevin Durant quietly congratulates Russell Westbrook on winning MVP

It’s no secret that Kevin Durant does not have the best relationship with Russell Westbrook, but that didn’t stop the Golden State Warriors star from congratulating his former teammate on winning the NBA MVP Award. The comment section of a YouTube channel counts, right? On Tuesday, Durant shared some feedback on the NBA awards in the “community” section of his YouTube channel...
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Thomas has great reaction to getting All-Defense vote

Isaiah Thomas inexplicably received a vote for the NBA’s All-Defensive teams on Monday, and even he knows the person who voted for him had to have been smoking something very powerful.To put it nicely, Thomas struggles on the defensive side of the ball. The 5-foot-9 point guard is one of the best scorers in the game, but the other end of the floor isn’t really his speciality...
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Report: Odubel Herrera fined by manager for baserunning error

Odubel Herrera’s latest gaffe on the basepaths proved costly … literally.Jim Salisbury of CSN Philly reports that the Philadelphia Phillies outfielder was fined an undisclosed amount by manager Pete Mackanin after he was caught stealing second base in Saturday’s loss to the Arizona Diamondbacks.The incident occurred in the sixth inning with Herrera on first after a two-out...
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Terry Francona cracks joke about Brad Mills while updating health

Terry Francona had to leave Monday night’s game against the Texas Rangers when he began to feel ill, but the Cleveland Indians provided a positive update on the manager’s health on Tuesday. It was accompanied by a cheap — but entertaining — joke from Francona.According to a press release from the team, doctors evaluated Francona and do not believe the 58-year-old is dealing...
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Report: Jazz interested in Ricky Rubio trade

Ricky Rubio is drawing some interest from within the Northwest Division.According to a report by Marc Stein of ESPN on Tuesday, the Utah Jazz have expressed interest in trading for the Minnesota Timberwolves point guard. The 26-year-old Rubio had career-highs in points (11.1) and assists per game (9.1) last season. He has two years and about $29 million left on his contract.Rubio’s...
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Report: Carmelo Anthony wants buyout from Knicks

The Carmelo Anthony-New York Knicks saga has taken a new twist.ESPN’s Marc Stein reported on Tuesday that Anthony’s camp has attempted to engage the Knicks in buyout talks. However, the Knicks are said to be resisting the idea because it would free him to sign with the Cleveland Cavaliers. We heard earlier this month that the Cavs would indeed be interested in Anthony if he is...
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Report: Celtics trying to add both George and Hayward

The Boston Celtics chose not to trade the third overall pick in last week’s NBA Draft, but that does not necessarily mean they are in for a boring offseason.Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical is reporting that the Celtics are “pursuing an aggressive summer plan” that involves them signing Gordon Hayward as a free agent and trading for Paul George. According to Wojnarowski,...
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Michael Jordan shares great motivational message with Russell Westbrook

Russell Westbrook is one of the most important members of the Jordan Brand family, so it’s no surprise His Airness himself reached out to the Oklahoma City Thunder star after Westbrook was named NBA MVP on Monday night. Jordan, who is considered by many to be the greatest basketball player of all time, won six championships during his career. But before M.J. won his first title...
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Report: Paul George reached out to Klay Thompson about playing together

Paul George has reportedly reached out to Klay Thompson about playing together, but that doesn’t mean Golden State Warriors fans should get too excited.According to Kelenna Azubuike of NBC Sports Bay Area, George is intrigued by the thought of joining forces with Thompson — in 2019. George can opt out of the final year of his contract and become a free agent next summer, but...
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La La Anthony opens up about marital issues with Carmelo

Carmelo Anthony and his wife may end up getting a divorce eventually, but La La insists a split would never harm the couple’s friendship.In an appearance on the “Wendy” show with Wendy Williams Tuesday, La La Anthony all but confirmed that she is currently separated from Carmelo. However, she said the two are not in the process of getting divorced.“Not right now,” La La...
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Vince Young blasts Jeff Fisher, vows to ‘expose’ him

The relationship between Vince Young and former NFL head coach Jeff Fisher ended on sour terms back in 2010, and Young has since stated that he regrets butting heads with Fisher. That doesn’t mean the two-time Pro Bowler thinks it was his fault.In an interview with Greg Bishop of Sports Illustrated that was published on Tuesday, Young said he didn’t want to get into his issues...
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WWE comments on LaMelo Ball using racial slur during ‘Raw’

LaVar Ball appeared on “Monday Night Raw” this week, and it was actually his 15-year-old son who made one of the biggest headlines.And not the good kind.During the Ball family’s appearance at the Staples Center, LaVar entered the ring with two of his sons, Los Angeles Lakers first-round draft pick Lonzo and 15-year-old LaMelo. After some promoting of the Big Baller Brand and...
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Report: 'No deal in sight' between Le'Veon Bell, Steelers

Le’Veon Bell is hoping for a long-term contract extension before the July 17 deadline to negotiate with franchise tagged players passes, and the Pittsburgh Steelers would like the same. However, there’s a chance Bell will have to wait at least another season to get his big deal.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday that Bell’s contract situation “could go either way...
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Report: Long-term deal for Kirk Cousins a 'long shot'

Kirk Cousins has less than a month remaining to work out a long-term extension with Washington, and it sounds like there is a very real chance the quarterback will be playing his second consecutive season under the franchise tag.ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday that there has been an “improved tone” in negotiations between Cousins and the team recently but that a long...
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Father of LSU player, LSU strength coach save Florida fan’s life at CWS

A Florida fan nearly lost his life during the sixth inning of the Gators’ College World Series Game against LSU Monday night, but fortunately two other people who were in attendance were able to save his life.And the heroes were Tigers fans.Dr. Jerry Poche, the father of LSU pitcher Jared Poche, and Jimmy Roy, whose son is LSU strength and conditioning coach Travis Roy, performed...
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Larry Nance Jr. salty over not winning Dunk of the Year

Larry Nance was not the recipient of the Dunk of the Year Award at the NBA Awards ceremony, but he had a great reaction via social media.Nance was nominated for the award for this dunk over Brook Lopez (his new teammate): That’s certainly worthy of consideration, and you could argue the dunk should have won over this finish by Victor Oladipo. So what was Nance’s reaction? Here’s...
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Francona said to be ‘fine’ after leaving game with health issue

Cleveland Indians manager Terry Francona had to leave the dugout Monday night for the second time in two weeks with a health issue, but the team says he is not dealing with anything serious.Shortly after Francona left the game (a dramatic come-from-behind 15-9 victory over the Texas Rangers), the Indians announced that the 58-year-old was examined by the medical staff and checked...
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10 under-the-radar NBA free agents who could make a splash

In this year’s NBA Finals, LeBron James, Stephen Curry, and Kevin Durant — three all-timers who have claimed seven of the last eight MVP awards — operated at the height of their powers. But it was an under-the-radar Warriors forward who finished with by far the best plus-minus of any player in the series: Andre Iguodala.Iguodala finished the series +60, 20 points better than...
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