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Report: Clayton Kershaw could miss 4-6 weeks

Clayton Kershaw could be out for a good amount of time after tweaking his back on Sunday.FOX MLB reporter Ken Rosenthal reported on Monday that the initial prognosis is that Kershaw could be out 4-6 weeks. Kershaw is still set to see a back specialist before the final determination is made about his length of absence.The Los Angeles Dodgers star pitcher left Sunday’s game against...
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Andrew Luck to begin training camp on PUP list

Andrew Luck will begin training camp on the physically unable to perform list, but that does not mean his recovery from offseason shoulder surgery is not going well.Indianapolis Colts GM Chris Ballard told reporters Monday that Luck will begin camp on the PUP list. However, they expect the quarterback to be removed from the list prior to the season. The good news for Colts fans is...
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Report: Mariners may pursue Sonny Gray trade

There may be a new and somewhat surprising entrant in the Sonny Gray sweepstakes.According to Mark Feinsand of MLB.com, the Seattle Mariners are considering a pursuit of the Oakland A’s right-hander.“He is going for it these next two years,” a source told Feinsand of Mariners general manager Jerry Dipoto. “If he is going for it, he might as well go completely in. Obviously...
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NBA exec predicts ‘awkward few months’ for Kyrie Irving, Cavs

Do not count on Kyrie Irving and the Cleveland Cavaliers to come to a quick resolution.In light of the point guard’s trade request, one Western Conference executive predicted to Chris Mannix of the Vertical that the asking price for Irving will be extremely high — and the situation may not be resolved until December at the earliest.“The price is going to be super high,” the...
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Report: Thunder interested in trading for Carmelo Anthony

Carmelo Anthony seems like he has only one team in mind that he is willing to waive his no-trade clause for, but are the Oklahoma City Thunder hoping they can convince him to make it two?Bill Simmons of The Ringer reported on Monday that the Thunder are interested in trying to acquire Anthony. The Thunder have already given Russell Westbrook another pure scorer to play alongside...
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Michael Irvin will not be charged in sexual assault case

Michael Irvin was accused of sexually assaulting a woman in Fort Lauderdale just over four months ago, but the Hall of Fame receiver is not going to face any charges.Andy Slater of WINZ Radio reported on Monday that Irvin’s sexual assault case has been dismissed without charges being filed. The Broward County State Attorney’s Office determined that there was not enough evidence...
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Report: Pirates ‘leaning against’ Andrew McCutchen trade

The Pittsburgh Pirates’ recent upswing has complicated their trade deadline plans.Outfielder Andrew McCutchen, who had previously looked like an obvious trade candidate, is now reportedly more likely than not to remain with Pittsburgh, at least for the remainder of the season, according to a report. The Pirates recently went through a stretch where they won 12 of 14, turning them...
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Report: Price told Eckersley ‘get the f— out of here’ on team flight

Boston Red Sox pitcher David Price had a verbal confrontation with Dennis Eckersley on a team flight late last month, and more details have emerged about the exchange.Longtime Boston Globe writer Dan Shaughnessy says he spoke with six people who witnessed the incident between Price and Eckersely first-hand. Eckersely, a Hall of Famer who pitched for the Red Sox for eight seasons...
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Larry Fitzgerald promises low-key retirement announcement

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver Larry Fitzgerald may or may not be preparing for his final NFL season, but one thing he’s sure of is that his retirement will be a fairly low-key affair.Fitzgerald said Sunday that when he does retire, there will be no elaborate, weepy press conference announcing the news.“That’s not how I am,” Fitzgerald said, via Josh Weinfuss of ESPN. ...
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Devin McCourty: Talk of Patriots going 19-0 is ‘ridiculous’

The defending Super Bowl champion New England Patriots are one of the most improved teams in football on paper this offseason, and that has led to some extremely premature chatter about them going undefeated. Not surprisingly, none of the players in the locker room want to hear it.Earlier this month, it was an annoyed Julian Edelman who said talk of the Patriots going 19-0 in 2017...
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Mayweather says he will stand ‘toe to toe’ with McGregor

Floyd Mayweather Jr is one of the best defensive fighters of all time, and that is one of the main reasons most people feel Conor McGregor has no chance against him. But what happens if Mayweather strays away from his typical fighting style?Mayweather, who is looking to improve to a perfect 50-0 for his career, says his footwork is not what it used to be. Because of that, he insists...
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Report: Derrick Rose ‘leaning toward’ signing with Cavs

With Kyrie Irving reportedly wanting the Cavaliers to find a way to trade him, it could make more sense than ever for free agent point guard Derrick Rose to sign with Cleveland.According to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, Rose met with the Los Angeles Lakers on Friday but is “leaning toward” signing with the Cavs. The 28-year-old is expected to sit down with Cleveland’s front...
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Reporters spar over report linking Stanton to Yankees

With a new ownership group set to take over the Miami Marlins, there have been rumblings that Giancarlo Stanton and his 13-year, $325 million contract could be traded to usher in a new era. The New York Yankees are one of the teams that have been mentioned as potentially being interested — depending on who you ask, of course.Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports reported on Saturday that...
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Clayton Kershaw: ‘A lot of frustration’ over latest back injury

Clayton Kershaw’s latest health setback really has him pounding his glove.The Los Angeles Dodgers ace lefty was forced to exit his start against the Atlanta Braves on Sunday with what the team later called “right lower back tightness.” After the game, Kershaw addressed reporters.“A lot of frustration,” said the former NL MVP, per JP Hoornstra of the Orange County Register...
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David Griffin reportedly had been working to improve Kyrie Irving situation

Cleveland apparently fell victim to something of a domino effect this summer.Ramona Shelburne, Dave McMenamin and Brian Windhorst of ESPN report on Sunday that former Cavaliers general manager David Griffin had “several conversations” with Kyrie Irving throughout the last year in an attempt to “find ways to improve the situation.”The rest is now history of course, as the...
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Eric Bledsoe has curious comments about his future with Phoenix

The Phoenix Suns don’t seem to know if Eric Bledsoe is part of their past or part of their future, and Bledsoe himself certainly isn’t giving any clarification.In an interview with Scott Bordow of The Arizona Republic on Sunday, the Suns guard made some interesting comments about his future with the team.“I love everything about it,” said Bledsoe of Phoenix. “At the same...
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LeBron James reportedly will not waive no-trade clause

LeBron James is not going anywhere during the 2017-2018 NBA season.James is so committed to the Cleveland Cavaliers that he will not waive his no-trade clause, according to ESPN’s Chris Haynes.James, along with Carmelo Anthony and Dirk Nowitzki, is among a select few players in the NBA who have no-trade clauses.You might be wondering why this is actually a relevant story considering...
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Report: Irving believes LeBron leaked word of trade request

Kyrie Irving reportedly met with the Cleveland Cavaliers recently to request that they explore trade possibilities for him, but how did that information become public? Perhaps it was leaked by a certain superstar teammate who is upset about it.In an appearance on ESPN over the weekend, Stephen A. Smith said he was told by sources that Irving’s people believe LeBron James is the...
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Teddy Bridgewater likely to open camp on PUP list

Teddy Bridgewater is likely to open training camp for the Minnesota Vikings on the PUP list, head coach Mike Zimmer said Sunday.Rookies reported to camp in Mankato on Sunday for the Vikings, while veterans like Bridgewater begin camp on Thursday. Bridgewater is working his way back from a devastating knee injury suffered in training camp last year. Zimmer said he thinks Bridgewater...
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Report: Hopkins not planning another training camp holdout

DeAndre Hopkins did not show up to the first day of training camp last season to send the Houston Texans a message about his contract situation, but the wide receiver is reportedly not planning to do the same this year.According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Hopkins will report to training camp with the rest of his teammates on Monday. Hopkins staged a one-day holdout last season because...
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Report: Dodgers have shown 'strong interest' in Darvish

The Los Angeles Dodgers have pitched better than any team in baseball this year as a collective unit, but that doesn’t mean they are going to ignore an opportunity to add another starting pitcher to the top of their rotation.According to MLB.com’s Jon Morosi, the Dodgers have shown “strong interest” in Texas Rangers starting pitcher Yu Darvish. The Dodgers are the best team...
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Jerry Jones weighs in on NFL's Ezekiel Elliott investigation

The NFL is reportedly getting close to concluding its investigation into allegations of domestic violence against Ezekiel Elliott, and Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones seems confident nothing incriminating has been uncovered.On Sunday, Jones told reporters he has seen “absolutely nothing” in the league’s investigation that would indicate Elliott is guilty of domestic violence...
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Jameis Winston brings the heat in first pitch at Rays game

Jameis Winston showed off his impressive arm while throwing out the first pitch prior to Sunday’s Tampa Bay Rays-Texas Rangers game.Winston was at Tropicana Field to visit with the Rays and some fans prior to the game. He then fired a missile when throwing out the first pitch: The heat and accuracy on the pitch from Winston should not come as a surprise. The Buccaneers quarterback...
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Jordan Spieth fools around with caddie Michael Greller after winning tournament

Jordan Spieth was in a playful mood after capturing his third major.Spieth shot a 69 in the final round of The Open Championship Sunday to make him 12 under for the tournament, giving him the major over Matt Kuchar by three strokes. After winning, Spieth messed around with caddie Michael Greller: The playfulness aside, Spieth gave special recognition to Greller after winning the...
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Spieth tells caddie to 'get that' after incredible eagle putt

Jordan Spieth pulled a savage move after sinking an incredible putt for eagle on the 15th hole Sunday at The Open Championship.Two holes after he lost the lead with a bogey on 13, Spieth rallied back with an impressive 48-foot putt for eagle. His reaction to making the putt was to point to the cup and tell his caddie to go get the ball. Did Michael Greller give Spieth some different...
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