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Dayton G Scoochie Smith with all-time flop vs. Providence (Video)

Dayton guard Scoochie Smith gave the world an all-time flop during the Flyers’ first round NCAA Tournament game against Providence on Friday night. With the game tied at 33 in the second half, Smith brought the ball up the floor and handed off to a teammate. He then ran towards the wing where he caught...Read More
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Wilson, Seahawks 'very close' on new contract

By Larry Brown The days of the Seattle Seahawks being able to build an absurdly stacked roster because they owe Russell Wilson so little money appear to be ending soon. The Super Bowl-winning quarterback and team are said to be “very close” on a new deal. ESPN Seahawks reporter Terry Blount joined 710 ESPN Seattle’s “Brock and Salk” Friday and said that the team and...
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Spurs would target Marc Gasol if Duncan, Ginobili retire

The San Antonio Spurs have plans in place just in case some of their veterans decide to retire this offseason. One such plan would be to target Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol. Gasol is set to become an unrestricted free agent after the season and will have no shortage of suitors for his services. The...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Marcus Smart punches Matt Bonner in crotch

By Gordon Dixon.    Marcus Smart was ejected from a game earlier this month against the Magic for an elbow to the face of Elfrid Payton. On Friday, Smart once again saw his evening end early. This time it was for contact he made to an area much lower than the shoulders. After fighting through a screen, Smart wildly swung his right arm with his hand connecting...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson hanging with Samantha Hoopes but not dating

Super Bowl-winning quarterback Russell Wilson has been spotted hanging out with SI swimsuit model Samantha Hoopes, leading to some speculation that she might be his girlfriend. But that may not be the case. TMZ posted a video of the two hanging out after dinner at Katsuya in Hollywood, obviously leading many to wonder if they...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Bob Huggins rips Jay Bilas, Seth Davis and Doug Gottlieb

By Larry Brown. West Virginia’s 68-62 win over 12 seed Buffalo in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday a statement game for Bob Huggins. The Mountaineers were picked by many analysts as a team that would fall victim to the vaunted 12-5 upset. Analysts like CBS’ Doug Gottlieb, Seth Davis and ESPN’s Jay Bilas were all about the Bulls, who trailed most of the game and...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Greg Hardy signing by Cowboys ‘not a good thing’ says Dallas Mayor

In hopes of bolstering their pass rush, the Cowboys signed free agent Greg Hardy this week. While few would question Hardy’s ability on the football field, his arrest for domestic violence that caused him to miss all but one game last year is a red flag for many. A low-risk investment, the move has been...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson wants to play for new team

By Larry Brown Adrian Peterson wants to play for a new team, according to a report. ESPN’s Ben Goessling reported Friday that he has been told Peterson “wants to play elsewhere.” Thought continued meetings between AP, Vikings were a good sign. But those have stopped. Was told today Peterson wants to play elsewhere. — Ben Goessling (@GoesslingESPN) March 21, 2015 This...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Rick Pitino on Louisville: We’re not a great team this year

Rick Pitino was proud of his team for beating UC Irvine on Friday in the first round of the NCAA Tournament despite a scare, but he’s not delusional about his squad’s abilities. After the Cardinals squeezed out a 57-55 win that came down to the final seconds, Pitino was interviewed by TBS and acknowledged that...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Justin Verlander: I ‘didn’t earn’ opening day start

By Gordon Dixon Justin Verlander made his debut with the Tigers in 2005 and quickly established himself as one of baseball’s best pitchers. He’s been named to six All-Star teams and won both an American League MVP Award and Cy Young Award since then. Verlander has also taken the ball as Detroit’s opening day starter, an honor generally synonymous with the game’s elite, each...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

UC Irvine coach Russell Turner choked up after loss to Louisville (Video)

UC Irvine nearly pulled off a first-round upset against Louisville in the NCAA Tournament Friday but they fell short and lost 57-55. You could tell how much the defeat impacted head coach Russell Turner, who was choked up while talking at his postgame news conference. “It’s tough to lose but there’s an incredible positive feeling...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Clayton Kershaw takes line drive to the face

By Steve DelVecchio The Los Angeles Dodgers received quite a scare on Friday afternoon when their ace, $215 million man Clayton Kershaw, took a soft liner to the face. Kershaw was pitching in a Cactus League game against the Oakland A’s when infielder Andy Parrino hit a line drive straight back to the mound. Fortunately, Parrino broke his bat. It was almost like a changeup...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper to plead guilty to all rape charges

Former NFL defensive back Darren Sharper has reportedly reached a plea deal for the various rape charges that have been brought against him. According to The Associated Press, Sharper will plead guilty to rape chargesstemming from incidents that took place in Los Angeles, New Orleans, Las Vegas and the Phoenix area. The former Pro Bowler has been accused of drugging and sexually...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Ravens O-lineman has study published in math journal

By Steve DelVecchio Baltimore Ravens offensive lineman John Urschel is one of a handful of very large men who protect quarterback Joe Flacco and his $20 million average annual salary for a living. He also may be a genius. No, seriously. As Bloomberg Business pointed out, Urschel recently published an incredibly complex math study in one of those journals that many of us had to...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Darren Sharper has more rape charges filed against him

Former New Orleans Saints safety Darren Sharper was indicted back in December on rape charges stemming from three different alleged incidents. On Friday, a fourth set of rape charges was formally filed against Sharper. The Associated Press reports that two more women have accused Sharper of sexually assaulting them in Las Vegas in January 2014....Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Adrian Peterson’s agent refuses meeting with Vikings

By Steve DelVecchio Adrian Peterson seems very intent on forcing his way out of Minnesota. The veteran running back may have met with Vikings ownership last week to discuss his future with the team, but that hardly means all is well. Charles Robinson of Yahoo Sports reports that Vikings general manager Rick Spielman tried to set up a meeting with Peterson’s agent at the NFL...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Kevin Durant shut down indefinitely, playoff status in doubt

Oklahoma City Thunder general manager Sam Presti announced on Friday that Kevin Durant has been removed from all basketball activities, effectively shutting him down for an indefinite amount of time. “The goal is to get him back on the court healthy, whenever that is,” Presti told reporters, per Michael Lee of The Washington Post. “If...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Mario Tremblay used P.K. Subban insult during DUI arrest

By Steve DelVecchio Mario Tremblay is not a fan of P.K. Subban. The former Montreal Canadiens forward and coach has been critical of Subban several times when speaking to the media, but it became clearer than ever how much Tremblay dislikes the star defenseman when Tremblay was arrested earlier this year. Tremblay was arrested in January after he was pulled over for speeding and...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC fighter Drew Dober dates former opponent Nick Hein’s sister

How many times have we seen two fighters beat the crap out of each other inside the octagon and then hug it out after? Plenty. How many times have we seen one fighter go on to date his opponent’s sister? Not many — at least that I know of. That is exactly what happened after...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Floyd Mayweather refused to agree to failed drug test penalty?

By Steve DelVecchio Last month, we learned that Manny Pacquiao has agreed to pay Floyd Mayweather Jr. $5 million if the Filipino fighter fails a drug test before the big fight on May 5. Is Mayweather refusing to do the same? On Thursday, Pacquiao’s advisor Michael Koncz told Dan Rafael of ESPN.com that Mayweather has not agreed to the same failed drug test policy. For whatever...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul George will return to Team USA

Indiana Pacers forward Paul George is still working his way back from a devastating leg injury that he suffered during a USA Basketball scrimmage over the summer. Many have assumed that the 24-year-old’s days of playing internationally are now over, but that is not the case. George is unsure if he will return to the...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Carlos Beltran was a Taco Bell fiend in the minor leagues

By Larry Brown Carlos Beltran had a pretty remarkable diet when he played in the minor leagues. And when we say he had a remarkable diet, we mean we’re shocked he was able to put together such a fine career given the junk he consumed. The New York Times did a feature Thursday on the Yankees’ attempt to change the culture of eating within their clubhouse. The team brought...
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Robert Morris HC Andy Toole: My family is rooting for Duke

Robert Morris will need all the help they can get in order to take down the powerful Duke Blue Devils in the first round of the NCAA Tournament on Friday. Unfortunately, head coach Andy Toole doesn’t even have the support of his family for the game. Toole was a guest on “Morning Men” with Evan...Read More
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March 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Staples Center security stops Jazz coach Snyder, demands ID

By Larry Brown Security must be tight at Staples Center in Los Angeles, and that’s not a bad thing. But it does mean that anybody and everybody should be prepared to show some ID — even head coaches of NBA teams. SI reporter Chris Mannix said Thursday that Utah Jazz head coach Quin Snyder was stopped by security ahead of his team’s game against the LA Lakers at Staples Center...
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Donald bought his dad a truck and you have to see the reaction (Video)

Just bought my dad a new truck hahah great feeling A video posted by Aaron Donald (@aarondonald99) on Mar 18, 2015 at 4:20pm PDT Aaron Donald did what any proper son aspires to do, and the gratitude he received was priceless. On Wednesday, Donald, the NFL’s reigning Defensive Rookie of the Year, posted a video...Read More
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March 19, 2015  |  Discuss
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