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Browns owner on Ray Rice: ‘I’d like to see him get another shot’

With his notorious history of domestic violence, free agent running back Ray Rice has seemingly become a persona non grata in the National Football League. The 28-year-old has been angling for an NFL comeback this offseason to no avail, with teams supposedly “blackballing” the three-time Pro Bowler out of a return. But all it takes is for one team to roll the dice on Rice. And...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

WATCH: Nick Kyrgios booed in first match after nasty comment

By Steve DelVecchio Nick Kyrgios won his Rogers Cup match against Nick Kyrgios on Wednesday night when Wawrinka pulled out with an injury while trailing during the third set. As a result, Kyrgiois had another match on Thursday. And the fans let him hear it. When Kyrgios walked onto the court for his match against John Isner, those in attendance booed him loudly. As many of...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Miguel Cotto-Canelo Alvarez megafight confirmed for Nov. 21

The end to the 2015 calendar year for the sport of boxing is officially heating up. The highly-anticipated clash between Mexican superstar Saul “Canelo” Alvarez and Puerto Rican slugger Miguel Cotto has been formally set for November 21 at the Mandalay Bay Resort in Las Vegas, HBO announced on Thursday. The showdown is officially set. #CottoCanelo Saturday, November 21 live...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Carmelo unhappy Knicks blew it with LaMarcus Aldridge

By Steve DelVecchio Carmelo Anthony believes the New York Knicks had a legitimate chance to sign LaMarcus earlier this offseason. And then they blew it. While working out with Aldridge at Team USA training camp this week, Anthony says Aldridge told him that he ended up not meeting with the Knicks because the team envisioned him playing strictly center. Carmelo was shocked. “I...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Kyrgios apologizes to Stan Wawrinka for crude remark

By Steve DelVecchio Nick Kyrgios has apologized for the incredibly inappropriate comment he made during his Rogers Cup match against Stan Wawrinka on Wednesday night. “I would like to take this opportunity to apologise for the comments I made during the match last night vs Stan Wawrinka,” Kyrgios wrote on his Facebook page. “My comments were made in the heat of the moment...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

DeAndre Hopkins, DeAngelo Hall take ‘Hard Knocks’ feud to Twitter

The first episode of HBO’s “Hard Knocks” aired earlier this week, and it featured some jawing back and forth between DeAndre Hopkins and DeAngelo Hall from when the Houston Texans and Washington Redskins held a joint training camp practice. The beef didn’t end when the cameras stopped rolling. On Thursday, Hopkins retweeted a Vine video that showed him turning Hall around...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Courtroom artist receiving 'hateful emails' over Brady sketch

By Steve DelVecchio Courtroom sketch artist Jane Rosenberg made New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady look hilariously ugly while fulfilling her duties in a Manhattan courtroom on Wednesday, but apparently there are plenty of people who aren’t laughing. On Thursday, Rosenberg told “The Dan Patrick Show” that she has been the victim of cyber-bullying and has received...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Did Diddy make nice with UCLA football program?

By Steve DelVecchio It has been nearly two months since P. Diddy allegedly lost his cool on the UBCLA campus and was arrested for trying to fight a football coach. Have the two sides managed to smooth things over? On Wednesday, Diddy shared an Instagram photo of his son Justin Combs at practice and captioned it “GO BRUINS!!!!!!!!”   A photo posted by @iamdiddy...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Wawrinka urges disciplinary action against Kyrgios

By Steve DelVecchio Nick Kyrgios crossed the line with some trash talk during his Rogers Cup match against Stan Wawrinka on Wednesday, and Wawrinka wants him to face disciplinary action as a result. Early Thursday morning, Wawrinka took to Twitter to blast Kyrgios and urge the ATP to come down hard on the 20-year-old. So disappointing to see a fellow athlete and colleague...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Jets source: Geno Smith ‘deserved’ to be punched by IK Enemkpali

The more we learn about the altercation between Geno Smith and former teammate I.K. Enemkpali, the more it sounds like Smith isn’t receiving much sympathy within the New York Jets organization. On Wednesday, a source who was reportedly inside the locker room when Enemkpali broke Smith’s jaw told the New York Daily News that Smith was “was up in (Enemkpali’s) face and pointed...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

TY Hilton signs five-year, $65 million extension with Colts

By Steve DelVecchio Indianapolis Colts wide receiver T.Y. Hilton seemed downright giddy when Dez Bryant and Demaryius Thomas signed their contract extensions earlier this offseason, and now we know why. On Wednesday, Hilton and the Colts agreed to a five-year extension worth $65 million, according to various reports. The deal includes $39 million in guaranteed money and will...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Sox closer: Mike Scioscia was ‘bush league’ to stand in way

By Steve DelVecchio Chicago White Sox closer David Robertson blew a save against the Los Angeles Angels on Wednesday night, and he felt that some “bush league” antics from Mike Scioscia led to the misfortune. Angels shortstop Erick Aybar struck out to lead off the ninth with the White Sox leading 2-1. The pitch was in the dirt, so Chicago catcher Tyler Flowers reached out...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Donna Vekic at center of Stan Wawrinka-Thanasi Kokkinakis girlfriend issue

Donna Vekic is the woman at the center of the girlfriend issue between Stan Wawrinka and Thanasi Kokkinakis that Nick Kyrgios so crudely referenced during his match with the Swiss star on Wednesday night. Kyrgios was getting upset during his second-round match with Wawrinka at the Rogers Cup in Montreal and muttered that Kokkinakis banged Stan’s girlfriend (video here). Stan did...
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August 13, 2015  |  Discuss

Nick Kyrgios crosses line with girlfriend trash talk during match

By Larry Brown Nick Kyrgios is an outspoken player who often says what is on his mind, but this time he crossed the line with a crass remark to an opposing player. Kyrgios was ticked off after dropping the first set of his second round match at the Rogers Cup in Montreal Wednesday 7-6 in a tiebreaker to Stan Wawrinka. A few bad calls from the linesman had Kyrgios fuming, and he...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Anthony Rizzo makes incredible catch in foul territory (Video)

Anthony Rizzo is know for his exploits with a bat in his hands, but on Wednesday he made one of the better catches you’ll see on a ball in foul territory. In the top of the sixth inning, Ryan Braun hit a pop fly down the first base line that looked destined to land among the crowd. However, Rizzo had other ideas. He tracked the ball towards the wall, jumped up on the tarp, stepped...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Andre Drummond not happy about Pistons' schedule

By Darryn Albert The 2015-16 NBA schedule was officially released on Wednesday, and most people are exceptionally pleased with it. The league cut down on the number of back-to-back games and slashed the number of four-games-in-five-nights sets by more than half. The amount of miles traveled by teams was also reduced. But this wasn’t good enough for Andre Drummond, however. The...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick slams reports about fight with Aldon Smith

Colin Kaepernick on Wednesday addressed the reports last week that said he and Aldon Smith were fighting, and he slammed the integrity of those who reported the news. Smith was released by the 49ers on Friday, hours after news of his third DUI arrest was made public. Later came a report from TMZ saying that Kaepernick and Smith got into a fight at practice earlier in the week. They...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning: Tom Brady apology was not necessary

Peyton Manning is being a good sport about some things said about him in private emails sent by Tom Brady and friends. Comments made about Manning in email conversations involving Brady were exposed when the contents of the Patriots quarterback’s appeal hearing were released last week. One particular item that got attention was Brady supposedly ripping Manning over longevity....
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Courtroom sketch artist Jane Rosenberg apologizes for Tom Brady image

Tom Brady is receiving apologies from all angles, except the one that matters: Roger Goodell. Until then, he’ll have to settle for a most unusual apology Jane Rosenberg, who is a courtroom sketch artist, apologized Wednesday for her image of Brady in court that was a grotesque depiction of the handsome quarterback: Just spoke to Jane Rosenberg, the Tom Brady sketch artist. She...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Mike Scott facing up to 25 years in prison for drug possession

By Darryn Albert It looks like Atlanta Hawks forward Mike Scott is in some serious hot water. According to a report published by the The Atlanta Journal-Constitution's Chris Vivlamore on Wednesday, Scott is looking at a maximum of 25 years in prison on two separate felony drug charges after being arrested at a traffic stop last month. Scott and his brother Antonn were pulled over...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Report: LaMarcus Aldridge scared off by Knicks’ Porzingis commitment

LaMarcus Aldridge may have chosen not to sign with the New York Knicks this offseason for a variety of reasons. But according to a new report, the tipping point may have been the team’s unflinching commitment to play No. 4 overall pick Kristaps Porzingis at Aldridge’s desired power forward position. In a story by Stefan Bondy of the New York Daily News published on Tuesday,...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Silva blames failed drug test on sexual performance supplement

By Larry Brown Anderson Silva is really stretching the limits when it comes to his defense for his positive drug tests before and after his fight at UFC 183 in January. Silva tested positive for Drostanolone and Androstane — both anabolic steroids — a few weeks before his fight with Nick Diaz. He also tested positive for Drostanolone in his post-fight urine test. Silva plans...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Les Miles sends funny tweet about courtroom sketch

Congratulations to Les Miles for being a social media champion. The LSU head coach responded to tweets saying he looked like he was in the court room sketch for the NFL/Tom Brady hearing in a most humorous way: For the record, I have been working on LSU football all day so this is not me but an imposter at Tom Brady hearing. pic.twitter.com/xYpWKYa95Q — Les Miles (@LSUCoachMiles...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Tom Brady court sketch memes take over the Internet

Somehow, the whole Deflategate saga just managed to get even more farcical. And it’s all thanks to a courtroom sketch artist’s, errr… less-than-flattering depiction of Patriots quarterback Tom Brady at his court appearance on Wednesday. Brady and NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell were on hand at a New York courthouse for the first federal hearing in the dispute over Deflategate...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss

Roger Goodell booed, called ‘liar’ on way into court (Video)

Tom Brady has been forced to fight the NFL and his Deflategate suspension from behind enemy lines, but that didn’t stop New England Patriots fans from showing up to support him in New York on Wednesday. And by support Brady, we mean bash Roger Goodell enthusiastically. As you can see from the video above that the New York Daily News posted on YouTube, Brady supporters (or Goodell...
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August 12, 2015  |  Discuss
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