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Kawhi Leonard drives a 1997 Chevy Tahoe

Kawhi Leonard has quickly emerged as one of the best players in the NBA over the past couple of seasons, and the San Antonio Spurs paid him accordingly last summer. However, unlike other superstar athletes who sign massive contracts, it doesn’t appear that Leonard is spending much of his new money. Lee Jenkins of Sports Illustrated put together a fantastic feature on Leonard...
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March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Manziel ‘untouchable’ to teams unless he seeks treatment

Johnny Manziel’s on-field performance over the past two seasons has been a disappointment, but his life off the field has been a disaster. The latter is the reason he might not find a job in the NFL this summer. Emily Kaplan of The MMQB reports that at least two teams had interest in Manziel before the quarterback was accused of assaulting his ex-girlfriend Colleen Crowley. One...
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March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Five most clutch teams of March Madness

March Madness is a time when memories are made and legends are created. From plays like Christian Laettner’s shot against Kentucky to Ali Farokhmanesh’s 3-pointer against Kansas, the ability to get it done during crunch time can mark the difference between winning or losing in the NCAA Tournament. Whether it’s free throw shooting or the ability to hit outside shots when time...
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March 16, 2016  |  Discuss

Goose Gossage rips Cam Newton

Goose Gossage is not done ranting yet. For his latest act, he decided to rip Cam Newton. Days after going viral for ripping stat nerds and bat-flippers, the Hall of Fame reliever decided to throw the NFL’s reigning MVP under the bus. “It’s a shame, it breaks my heart to see the direction this game is going. What, do we want a bunch of Cam Newtons running around?” Gossage...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Chris Long signs one-year deal with Patriots

The New England Patriots wasted little time partially filling the Chandler Jones’ spot. The same day they traded Jones to the Arizona Cardinals, the Pats signed free agent Chris Long to a one-year deal. The Patriots traded the high-priced Jones for offensive guard Jonathan Cooper and a second-round pick. They were likely to lose Jones in free agency after the upcoming season and...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Rick Pitino jabs Kentucky when talking sex scandal

Rick Pitino took a shot at Kentucky when talking about the Louisville sex scandal during an interview. Pitino joined ESPN’s “Mike and Mike in the Morning” and talked about his Cardinals not playing in the postseason this year due to a self-imposed ban as penalty for the sex scandal. Pitino once again expressed shock over what happened. “Well I’m going to tell them that...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Carmelo Anthony does not want Phil Jackson as part-time coach

Carmelo Anthony was asked Tuesday about the possibility of Phil Jackson coaching the New York Knicks on a part-time basis next season and said he was not in favor of such a plan. “Phil ain’t coaching no more, man,” Anthony said Tuesday via the New York Post. “Let’s kill that rumor. Phil ain’t coaching no more.” ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne threw out the idea in a piece...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Wallace takes parting shot at Teddy Bridgewater

Mike Wallace left Minnesota for Baltimore and thinks big things are in store, mostly because he’ll have a better quarterback. The wide receiver signed with the Ravens on Tuesday and took a parting shot at Teddy Bridgewater, his quarterback with the Vikings. “When this process started, I knew that I wasn’t going back to Minnesota,” Wallace said, according to the Baltimore...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Terrell Suggs could face jail time over car crash charges

Terrell Suggs has been charged with two misdemeanors stemming from a car accident in Arizona earlier this month, and he could face jail time if convicted. Suggs was arrested on March 4 following a minor car crash outside a Mexican restaurant when police discovered that he was driving with a suspended license. TMZ reports that Suggs also hit a wall with his car and left the scene...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

CJ Anderson to remain with Broncos

The Denver Broncos have reportedly decided to match the offer sheet running back C.J. Anderson signed with the Miami Dolphins. Anderson signed a four-year offer sheet with Miami last week that was worth $18 million, according to reports. The Dolphins made the deal front-loaded to make it more difficult for the Broncos to match, but Adam Schefter reports that Denver is matching anyway...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Patriots trade Chandler Jones to Cardinals

The New England Patriots have reportedly agreed to trade defensive end Chandler Jones to the Arizona Cardinals for offensive guard Jonathan Cooper. ESPN’s Adam Schefter and Dianna Marie Russini are reporting that the Patriots will also receive a second-round draft pick. Cards-Pats blockbuster from @diannaESPN and me: Cards trade G Jonathan Cooper + 2nd-rd pick to NE for DE...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Ravens announce they are signing Mike Wallace

The Baltimore Ravens secured a deep threat in their passing game on Tuesday when they agreed to a deal with free agent wide receiver Mike Wallace. The team announced the signing on Twitter: WR Mike Wallace is in the building and is expected to agree to a contract this afternoon. He's with Coach Harbaugh right now. — Baltimore Ravens (@Ravens) March 15, 2016 After tying a...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Derek Wolfe told Tom Brady he would eat his children?

Denver Broncos defensive end Derek Wolfe was an important piece of a championship defense last season, and he is clearly very committed to his craft of intimidating opposing players. In an appearance on ESPN’s “Highly Questionable” Monday, Broncos safety T.J. Ward was asked why Wolfe’s name always comes up as one of the most feared players on Denver’s defense. Ward said...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Puig suing home insurance company over refrigerator flood

Yasiel Puig had a bit of a mishap at his Miami mansion recently, and he is reportedly having a tough time getting his insurance provider to cover the damages. According to TMZ, Puig has filed a lawsuit claiming the Lexington Insurance Company has only paid a portion of the $15,000 in damages that were caused when the water supply line to his refrigerator sprung a leak. More from...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Eric Weddle reportedly took less money to sign with Ravens

Veteran safety Eric Weddle had plenty of offers from teams when free agency began, and he reportedly did not choose the highest bidder. According to Jason Cole of Bleacher Report, Weddle turned down more money from two other teams when he signed with the Baltimore Ravens. A lengthy conversation with assistant general manager Eric DeCosta apparently was enough to convince the three...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron, Warner Bros. haven't discussed ‘Space Jam 2’ in detail

When LeBron James and his production company signed a deal with Warner Bros. last year, the early buzz was that a sequel to “Space Jam” would soon be developed. There has been little momentum on that front to this point. Maverick Carter, LeBron’s friend and business partner, recently told Joe Vardon of Cleveland.com that James’ production company SpringHill Entertainment...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: No DNA found on knife outside OJ Simpson’s house

The knife that was found buried outside of O.J. Simpson’s home in California several years ago contains no DNA, according to a new report. Sources familiar with an investigation being conducted by the Los Angeles Police Department told TMZ that DNA testing on the knife produced no matches. Since the knife was buried for so long, microbes in the soil likely would have degraded...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

NFL backtracks on league VP linking CTE, football

The NFL has wasted no time attempting to backpedal after a league official admitted there is a link between chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) and playing football. Jeff Miller, the NFL’s executive vice president for health and safety policy, was asked Monday at a roundtable discussion about concussions if he believes “there is a link between football and degenerative brain...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

DePodesta: Other team officials were 'talking trash' about him

The Cleveland Browns decided to try something very new in an attempt to turn their misfortunes around when they hired Paul DePodesta, a baseball guy who was a head scout with the New York Mets and played a big part in the “Moneyball” approach the Oakland A’s made famous. Not surprisingly, other teams don’t believe it will work. While he was leaving the NFL Scouting Combine...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Callie Rivers bikini photos leak

LBS has exclusive first looks at some new bikini photos of Callie Rivers. Callie Rivers is the daughter of Los Angeles Clippers head coach Doc Rivers. She has been linked to NBA players Paul George and Kyrie Irving in the past. She also was credited with helping to convince DeAndre Jordan to re-sign with the Clippers. A source tells LBS that Callie was modeling the bathing suits...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Four athletic freaks of the Big Dance

By Michael J. Calabrese March Madness is filled with dynamic playmakers, unstoppable sharp shooters and freak athletes. These are the guys jumping out of the gym to swat shots, throw down alley-oops, or blaze across the court for a fastbreak dunk after swiping a steal. This year’s field even features a couple of players who are being scouted by both the NBA and the NFL. We...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: Phil Jackson may offer to coach Knicks

Ever since he took over the job as president of the New York Knicks, many have wondered whether Phil Jackson would ever step down from the executive’s office to coach the team. It seems like there is some chatter of that actually happening. ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne wrote a story on the Knicks and Phil Jackson that published Monday. The story talks about Derek Fisher’s tenure...
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March 15, 2016  |  Discuss

Names to watch for Stanford hoops job

Stanford fired Johnny Dawkins on Monday after he spent eight seasons on the job. Under Dawkins, the Cardinal went just 15-15 this season and missed the NCAA Tournament for the second straight year. He did win the NIT in 2012 and 2015, but that’s not good enough for Cardinal fans. With Dawkins out, Stanford will begin a search for a new head coach. Some of the names being mentioned...
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March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

Drake helps Raptors get five-second call against Bulls (Video)

Drake doesn’t just attend Toronto Raptors games as an ambassador to enhance the franchise’s brand and make the team seem cool. He’s there actually helping the team try to win. In the final minute of Monday’s Raptors-Bulls game, Drake got in the ear of Bulls guard Justin Holliday, who was trying to inbound the ball with 25 seconds left. Drake was urging for a five-second...
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March 14, 2016  |  Discuss

DeMarco Murray takes ‘full responsibility’ for Eagles situation

DeMarco Murray’s brief tenure with the Philadelphia Eagles was nothing short of a disappointment, and the running back is assuming “full responsibility” for things not working. Murray rushed for just 702 yards on 193 carries last season, a year after he won the rushing title for the Dallas Cowboys. Things were so bad between Murray and the Eagles that the team hardly used...
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March 14, 2016  |  Discuss
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