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College baseball player kicked off team for Mo'ne Davis tweet

A college baseball player was kicked off his team for referring to Mo’Ne Davis as a “slut” on Twitter. Joey Casselberry, who played at Bloomsburg University in Philadelphia, tweeted Friday in response to hearing that Disney was going to be making a movie about Davis’ life. He said “WHAT A JOKE. That slut got rocked...Read More
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Chris Borland giving 49ers back most of signing bonus

By Steve DelVecchio Former San Francisco 49ers linebacker Chris Borland received a $617,436 signing bonus when he inked his four-year contract with the team after being drafted last year. The 24-year-old is giving most of that money back. During an interview with CBS News’ Face the Nation on Sunday morning, Borland said he will return roughly 75 percent of his signing bonus to...
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

LeSean McCoy: DeMarco Murray, Ryan Mathews signings were panic moves

LeSean McCoy respects Chip Kelly as a football coach, but he doesn’t think the Eagles head man completely knows what he is doing as a front office. In fact, McCoy thinks Kelly signing not one but TWO running backs in free agency was a panic move. The Eagles shocked everyone by trading McCoy to the...Read More
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Tony Parker zings coach Steve Alford after win (Video)

Tony Parker was feeling himself after his 28-point, 12-rebound performance against UAB on Saturday at the NCAA Tournament and even decided to zing his coach. During UCLA’s postgame media conference, Parker, who was sitting next do Bryce Alford and head coach Steve Alford, was asked about Bryce’s passing (Bryce posted 22 points and five assists)....Read More
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

NC State players heard ripping Obama after win over 'Nova

By Larry Brown Teams in March Madness are motivated by a perceived lack of respect and desire to prove people wrong. And there is no one players and coaches enjoy calling out more than the president when they pull an upset. After NC State knocked off top seed Villanova Saturday, cameras caught the Wolfpack celebrating in the locker room. They could even be heard saying, “What...
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March 22, 2015  |  Discuss

Crying Villanova band member gets memed up (Video)

Villanova was the first number one seed to fall in March Madness this year as they went down at the hands of eight seed NC State 70-67 on Saturday. As if the loss wasn’t painful enough for Nova fans, they had to contend with the Internet, which did a number on a member of the...Read More
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Ron Hunter breaks down in news conference

By Larry Brown Georgia State was one of the best stories of the first week of March Madness thanks to their upset of Baylor on Thursday, which came on a game-winning shot by coach’s son R.J. Hunter, who dominated for the Panthers down the stretch. Though the Panthers’ run came to an end against Xavier in a 75-67 loss Saturday, the team still enjoyed its time in the spotlight...
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Georgia State made improvements to Ron Hunter’s chair

Georgia State head coach Ron Hunter provided a moment that will live forever in NCAA Tournament lore when he fell out of his chair after his son R.J. hit a huge three-pointer that helped the Panthers beat Baylor in the first round. Hunter has been coaching from the chair since tearing his Achilles while celebrating...Read More
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Wrestler Perro Aguayo Jr. dies during match with Rey Mysterio

By Steve DelVecchio A tragic incident unfolded on Friday night during an AAA wrestling match in Mexico, as professional wrestler Perro Aguayo Jr. died while taking on former WWE superstar Ray Mysterio in a tag-team match. Aguayo was 35. According to accounts from several people who watched the match, Aguayo took a dropkick to the back from Mysterio, who was setting up his 619 finishing...
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

Ed Cooley gets technical foul for throwing chair during timeout (Video)

Providence got hosed by the referees at the end of their first-round NCAA Tournament loss to Dayton Friday, as head coach Ed Cooley was called for a technical foul after knocking over a chair during a timeout. The technical foul was called when Dayton was leading 50-42 with 3:42 left. The Flyers went 1-for-2 on...Read More
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March 21, 2015  |  Discuss

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
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