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Nolan Arenado makes spectacular catch, runs into tarp (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. Nolan Arenado has won two Gold Gloves playing third base for the Colorado Rockies. After seeing the play he made on Tuesday night against the Giants, it’s easy to see why. Arenado ran down a pop up by the left field line in the eighth inning and went full-steam...Read More
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April 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jameis Winston scored 27 on Wonderlic test

By Larry Brown Jameis Winston is making a case for being one of the top quarterback prospects in the last few years, and his Wonderlic test score certainly aids his case. Yahoo Sports reports that Winston scored a 27 on his Wonderlic, which is a very respectable mark for a QB. That is one point shy of the 28 scored by Super Bowl winners Peyton Manning, Russell Wilson, and Drew...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Paul Pierce on his time with Brooklyn Nets: It was ‘horrible’

By Larry Brown Paul Pierce has embraced his role as a bench player for the Washington Wizards this season, and that is partly because it is such a better experience than what he endured last season. Pierce, along with Kevin Garnett and Jason Terry, was traded to the Brooklyn Nets before last season. The three were expected to be extra pieces that would make the Nets a serious...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Philip Rivers reportedly does not want to play in LA

By Larry Brown Philip Rivers has been the quarterback of the San Diego Chargers for over a decade, but that run with the team may be coming to an end. UT San Diego’s Kevin Acee wrote a column Tuesday arguing that the Chargers should trade Rivers now in order to get a return for him. The QB, who was drafted by the team in 2004, is “dreading a move to L.A.” according to...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Charlie Strong, Kevin Sumlin want to renew Texas-Texas A&M rivalry

Charlie Strong and Kevin Sumlin both have a desire to renew the Texas-Texas A&M rivalry on the football field after taking the last three years off. The schools first played against each other in football in 1894 and competed every year from 1915-2011, but they took a break after A&M left the Big 12 for...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Mayweather denies beating ex-girlfriend, says she is lying

By Larry Brown Floyd Mayweather is an accused serial woman beater, but he denies assaulting ex-girlfriend Josie Harris during a 2010 incident for which he later went to jail. Mayweather was interviewed by Yahoo Global News anchor Katie Couric inside his Las Vegas gym ahead of his May fight with Manny Pacquiao, and he intimated that the public holds something against him because...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Yasiel Puig to cut down on bat flips

Say it ain’t so, Yasiel Puig, say it ain’t so. The Los Angeles Dodgers outfielder did not flip his bat after homering in the fifth inning of Monday’s win over the Seattle Mariners, and he says that is by design. Puig, now in his third season in MLB, says he wants to adapt to the...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Thabo Sefolosha: Broken leg was caused by police

By Steve DelVecchio Atlanta Hawks forward Thabo Sefolosha is claiming that the broken leg he suffered last week while being arrested in New York City was an injury that was inflicted by police. On Tuesday, Sefolosha released a statement indicating he will be pursuing legal action in the wake of the incident. “On advice of counsel, I hope you can appreciate that I cannot discuss...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Jameis Winston: People view me as a ‘convict’ and a ‘sociopath’

Jameis Winston understands that the only way he is going to silence his critics is by staying out of trouble and succeeding at the NFL level, but don’t confuse his arrogance for carelessness. Winston hears what people say about him, and some of it clearly bothers him. In a lengthy feature from Kurt Streeter of...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

JR Smith: LeBron James is the real MVP

The MVP race in the NBA is as crowded as ever this year, as the season is just about over and there are a handful of guys who have made a legitimate case for themselves. But the way JR Smith sees it, the award can only go to LeBron James. After LeBron posted another triple-double...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant defends Russell Westbrook, rips media

Russell Westbrook has basically kept the Oklahoma City Thunder in playoff contention by himself while Kevin Durant is out with a foot injury, yet the media has found plenty to criticize him about. For example, plenty of people were floored that Westbrook took 43 shots in a loss to the Indiana Pacers on Sunday. After...Read More
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Rajon Rondo: Kobe bailed on me again

By Steve DelVecchio By all indications, Kobe Bryant and Rajon Rondo enjoy each other’s company. The two had breakfast together earlier this season when Rondo was still with the Boston Celtics, which led to some speculation that the Los Angeles Lakers were trying to trade for the star point guard. As we know, Rondo went to the Dallas Mavericks instead. And while his meeting...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Westbrook laughs at reporter who asks if he's a Spurs fan

By Steve DelVecchio Everyone who is associated with or roots for the Oklahoma City Thunder must also root for the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night. But does that make those people Spurs fans? Go ahead and ask Russell Westbrook that question — we dare you. The Thunder can clinch a Western Conference playoff spot on Wednesday night with a win and a Spurs win over the New...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Nik Stauskas had his house popcorned by teammates

By Steve DelVecchio The Sacramento Kings played their final home game of the season on Monday night, and former Michigan star Nik Stauskas almost went a complete season without falling victim to rookie hazing. The key word there is almost. Stauskas returned to his condo to find that DeMarcus Cousins, Rudy Gay and Reggie Evans had scattered popcorn throughout his entire place. They...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

Vander Blue had hilarious jersey mistake

By Steve DelVecchio The Los Angeles Lakers signed second-year shooting guard Vander Blue not long before their game against the Sacramento Kings on Monday. If you want to know how late the acquisition came together, just have a look at the back of Blue’s jersey. According to Lakers reporter Mike Trudell, the Lakers wanted Blue to play against the Kings but did not have a jersey...
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April 14, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Lester fuels criticism of pickoff move with errant throw

By Gordon Dixon On the list of things in sports that seems hard to believe is Jon Lester hadn’t made a pickoff attempt since 2013. On Monday, that streak came to an end. Based on the result of Lester’s second attempt, it may be a while before he throws over to first base again. During the second inning of Monday’s game between the Cubs and Reds, Lester attempted a pickoff...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Mets fans put up billboard urging owners to sell team

By Gordon Dixon New York Mets fans have seen their frustration with the team’s owners steadily rise in recent years due to lack of spending and a payroll less than you would expect for a team in New York. It’s gotten to the point where two fans worked together to have two billboards placed near Citi Field urging the owners to sell the team. Gary Palumbo raised the $6,700 needed...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Milwaukee Bucks unveil new logo

By Larry Brown. The Milwaukee Bucks are in a new era of ownership, coaching, and personnel, and they have decided to complete the remake of the team by unveiling new logos. The new logo looks pretty similar to the old one, but there are a few differences. Here is what they say of the new emblem: “The new Buck is only looking ahead, an imposing figure determined and focused...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Lawrence Phillips once threatened to shoot girlfriend in kneecaps and elbows

Lawrence Phillips’ potential involvement in the death of his prison cellmate has given us reason to dig up information about his past that we since have forgotten. I mean I knew that Phillips was a bad guy who constantly got in trouble, but I forgot just how bad things were, mostly because all of this...Read More
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

David Ortiz heckles Jacoby Ellsbury as ‘rich ******** (Video)

Your browser does not support iframes. David Ortiz was in his usual jovial mood despite his Boston Red Sox losing the New York Yankees on Sunday night, and he decided to talk some friendly trash. First he made small talk with former teammate Stephen Drew after cruising into second base on a wild pitch in...Read More
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Lawrence Phillips suspected of murdering cellmate

By Larry Brown.   Former first-round NFL pick and Nebraska star running back Lawrence Phillips is suspected of murdering his prison cellmate at Kern Valley State Prison in Delano, Calif., according to a report. Jason Galvin of KGET reported the news and says Phillips is under investigation for possibly murdering Damion Soward, who died early Saturday morning. Soward, 37...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

JJ Watt does 61-inch box jump in new Reebok viral ad (Video)

J.J. Watt is a freak athlete, but you already knew that. The reigning NFL Defensive Player of the Year is addicted to training and boasts about how frequently and ferociously he works out. On Monday, he got together with Reebok for a viral training ad. In the video, Watt completed a 61-inch box jump, which...Read More
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: Jets want to move on from Geno Smith

The New York Jets have been meeting with some of the top quarterback prospects for the upcoming draft, and the thinking is that’s because they want to move on from Geno Smith. Smith, who was drafted in the second round in 2013, has turned the ball over 41 times and thrown for just 25 touchdowns...Read More
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Christy Mack: I didn’t look in the mirror for weeks after beating

Christy Mack is still recovering from the injuries she suffered as a result of a beating from her ex-boyfriend War Machine last August, and she recently opened up to espnW about what she is facing. As described in an article by Jane McManus, Mack is getting used to a new face she doesn’t fully recognize....Read More
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Mets fan throws beer at Grady Sizemore

By Larry Brown Usually it’s Philadelphia Phillies fans catching our ire for their poor behavior, but this time it was a New York Mets fan acting like an idiot at a game. During the fourth inning of Monday’s Phillies-Mets game, Daniel Murphy doubled off the right field fence. As Grady Sizemore went to play the ball off the wall and relay it back into the infield, a fan threw...
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April 13, 2015  |  Discuss
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