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STAT to play in Israel?

Amar’e Stoudemire of the New York Knicks has never shied away from his apparent Jewish roots and his comments to the New York Post make it sound like he’s ready to explore further. STAT is part-owner of Hapoel Jerusalem and expressed his interest in playing for the team he owns once his current contract is up. With the big man aging and a shell of his former self such a move...
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Jose Reyes close to returning

Oft-injured shortstop Jose Reyes tested out his hamstring and is almost set to return to the Toronto Blue Jays lineup. Reyes told reporters today that he feels like he is ready to begin a rehab assignment, that statement was later backed by manager John Gibbons. Reyes and Casey Janssen will rehab in Dunedin and likely return next weekend against the Cleveland Indians. Both Reyes...
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4 days ago  |  Discuss

Shady speaks about DeSean Jackson

It’s been over two weeks since the Philadelphia Eagles released wide receiver DeSean Jackson and it’s still a hot topic in the city. The fans and media won’t let it go which means the players are still being hounded with questions about Jackson and his relationship with Chip Kelly. Amazingly today is the first day we’ve heard a former teammate, LeSean McCoy, discount some...
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John Wall back on Team USA radar

It’s always funny how quickly things in life can change and John Wall of the Washington Wizards can attest to that. USA Basketball chairman Jerry Colangelo announced the pool of players that are being considered for the next version of Team USA back in January. On that list there were seven point guards and Wall wasn’t one of them. Wall used that as motivation and thanks to his...
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6 days ago  |  Discuss

Holmes waiting to decide on new team

Santonio Holmes is struggling to find a new home this off season and because of that he’s decided to take his time “choosing” a new team. ProFootballTalk is reporting that Holmes has decided to wait till after the NFL Draft to pick his team, meaning he’ll wait to see who needs what. What this likely means is that there is no team that is willing to sign him and they’re...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Reggie Wayne ahead of schedule in rehab

When Reggie Wayne tore his ACL back in October there was plenty of doubt in my head on whether or not he’d return the Indianapolis Colts. I mean he is 35 years old after all and that’s a major injury, especially for a wide receiver. Well today Wayne was on 1260 WNDE and said that he’s ahead of schedule and should be cleared for football activities by the end of the month. Wayne...
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7 days ago  |  Discuss

Notre Dame considering games against SEC

Now that the NCAA basketball season is over focus has turned into next years football season and the debut of the playoff system. They’ll be a selection committee so schools are trying to figure out how to best position their teams to be selected. One of those that is Notre Dame, a team who usually has a jammed pack schedule but is considering adding an opponent from the SEC, the...
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8 days ago  |  Discuss

UCONN win means payday for Mayweather

Shabazz Napier and the UCONN Huskies completed another improbable NCAA tournament run Monday night by winning the National Championship. That win also meant paydays for a lot of gamblers as they were once again underdogs by Vegas standards. One man that made a nice profit over the weekend was Floyd Mayweather. Floyd bet on UCONN both Saturday and Sunday making a nice $75,636.35,...
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Eric Decker reportedly paid big to get No. 87 with Jets

A few weeks ago new, New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker joked that he and Jeff Cumberland would have to negotiate over the jersey number or he’d have to find both a new home and new number. Well today the New York Daily News learned that the two reached an agreement and luckily for Decker he’ll only have to pick a new home. The jersey didn’t come cheap either as Cumberland...
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15 days ago  |  Discuss

Brett Brown talks AI & Sixers chances

Philadelphia 76ers head coach Brett Brown was a guest on the Dan Patrick show this morning and it was an interesting interview. There were two comments that really caught my attention. One was the Sixers chances at winning another game this season. The other was about Allen Iverson and whether or not he could play for the current Sixers squad, something many fans clamored for during...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Annual Phil Jackson to the Knicks rumors

If all was right in the world New York Knicks fans would get what they’ve always wanted, Phil Jackson back in the organization. It’s something so many fans have wanted for soooo many years especially after watching Jackson win championship after championship in Chicago and Los Angeles. Well today thanks to an ESPN report we know now Knicks general manager Steve Mills met with...
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March 07, 2014  |  Discuss

Snee only wants to be a Giant

There are a lot of changes taking place in New York / New Jersey this spring and it’s not surprising after the Giants went 7-9 and missed the playoffs for the second consecutive year. The offensive line needs a major overhaul and the Giants need cap space to address other areas of the team. When you combine the two it sounds like bad news for guard Chris Snee. Snee missed almost...
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February 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Gallinari out for the season

Denver Nuggets forward Danilo Gallinari underwent reconstructive ACL surgery today and will miss the rest of the NBA season. In fact, he’ll miss the entire season as he hasn’t step foot on a court yet. Gallinari underwent a procedure on his knee back in June to “promote healing” in his at the time partially torn ACL. That obviously didn’t work which caused him to undergo...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Jimmy Graham to stay in New Orleans

New Orleans Saints star tight end Jimmy Graham is a pending free agent and looks to cash in big on his next contract. The question isn’t where he’ll wind up but how many dollar signs he sees. The reason for that is that Saints GM Mickey Loomis has already said he’ll use the franchise tag if needed. #saints gm Mickey Loomis said the team will franchise tag Jimmy Graham if...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Kelce to appear at Wing Bowl

The Super Bowl is fast approaching but there is still one major event before that arrives and I’m not talking about the Pro Bowl. On Tuesday, January 31st the Wells Fargo Center in Philadelphia will be hosting Wing Bowl 22. One member of the Philadelphia Eagles, Jason Kelce, will be participating and already knows he won’t do well. Kelce told the 94WIP Morning Show on Tuesday...
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January 21, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies interested in Vernon Wells?

After the signings of Jacoby Ellsbury and Carlos Beltran the New York Yankees had a logjam in the outfield. To solve that problem the Yankees decided to cut veteran outfield Vernon Wells. At the age of 35, Wells isn’t the player he used to be but with him costing almost nothing he could draw interest from teams who are looking for veteran depth, teams like the Philadelphia Phillies...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Weber refuses to discuss deal with Flyers

The city of Philadelphia was abuzz two summers ago when it was announced that the Flyers and defenseman Shea Weber reached a 14-year deal. Flyers fans thought the team found the guy who could replace Chris Pronger, a legend in this city. Unfortunately for them days later the Nashville Predators matched the deal and kept the face of their franchise. The Predators are currently...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

VIDEO: CC & Tex reenact play for Jimmy Fallon

Jimmy Fallon was joined on his Late Night show by two famous New York Yankees, C.C. Sabathia and Mark Teixeira. The two joined him during his Audience Suggestion Box segment. The suggestion he pulled asked what it would be like if real life Yankees reenacted a scene from a play since there is a play about the Bronx Bombers. Fallon wondered the same thing and brought C.C. and Tex...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Suh and Lions both interested in new deal

Ndamukong Suh has two years left on his rookie contract with the Detroit Lions which is really only one if you count his voidable year. With that being the case it’s only natural that both sides start to talk extension and that’s exactly what has begun according to team president Tom Lewand. “We have tremendous respect for Ndamukong. We’ve expressed to him an interest in...
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January 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Nyjer Morgan back in the MLB

It appears Nyjer Morgan’s attempt to return to Major League Baseball will end up being successful. After not finding a major league offer in 2013, Morgan headed to Japan and was mildly impressive hitting .294 with 11 homers and 50 runs batted in, but only three steals. Over the last couple weeks he’s been contacting MLB teams and wasn’t having any bites, according to Jerry...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Phillies want Doc to return in 2014

The Philadelphia Phillies are still waiting to hear back from former manager Charlie Manuel on whether or not he’ll take a consultant role with the team. While they wait they’re looking to bring back someone else who left the team after the 2013 season, pitcher Roy Halladay. Doc retired after the season so the Phillies wouldn’t be looking to bring him back to the mound, they’d...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Donald Brown wants to return to Indy

The Indianapolis Colts lost Sunday in the Divisional Round of the NFL Playoffs which meant Monday was locker room clean-up day. Locker room clean-up day also means that it’s time for the media to hound the players about the future, especially potential free agents. One of those potential free agents is running Donald Brown, a guy who had a small coming out party in these playoffs...
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January 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Injured FA WR Jeremy Maclin willing to accept one year deal

Jeremy Maclin missed the entire Philadelphia Eagles season due to a torn ACL and it couldn’t have happened at a worst time with him entering a contract year. For most players this will kill their value in free agency and in all honesty this likely has hurt him some. He was in line for a multi-year deal worth a good amount of money, now it’s likely he’ll have to accept a much...
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January 13, 2014  |  Discuss

Knicks looking to trade J.R. Smith?

With how poorly he’s played this year could the New York Knicks be looking to trade reigning Sixth-Man of the Year J.R. Smith? According to ESPN that is indeed the case and it’s not surprising. Smith is having one of the worst seasons of his career but that’s not the biggest problem. The problem is his attitude and actions since receiving his new contract. While they realize...
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January 08, 2014  |  Discuss

RGIII brags about level of influence

As fans we’re used to a star player having a certain amount of influence amongst their teams owners but it seems like things have gotten a little out of hand in Washington. The Washington Post reported tonight that Robert Griffin III has an unprecedented amount of influence over Redskins owner Dan Snyder and has even been bragging about it. This can’t be good for his teammates...
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January 06, 2014  |  Discuss
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