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LeBron James rejoins the Cleveland Cavaliers

LeBron James has decided to head back home to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers.  In a statement James desired to have an opportunity to explain his move in his own way. Here are a few excerpts from the statement that can be read in full here. Please click here to read this story.  The post LeBron James rejoins the Cleveland Cavaliers appeared first on Players View.
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Photos: LaDainian Tomlinson puts California house up for sale

Former San Diego Chargers running back LaDainian Tomlinson did a lot of great things while he resided in California. Judging from the pictures associated with the home that he listed for sale recently, he lived like a legend there before he moved to Texas. If you can afford the 13-acre property, you can view the complete listing here. The photos are below. Click to view slideshow...
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Judge pauses Los Angeles Clippers court madness for two weeks

Earlier this week, Donald Sterling went on a courtroom tirade that hit a fever pitch when he called his wife a “pig” and threatened to tie up the Los Angeles Clippers in litigation until his death. The aging and allegedly racist real estate mogul has vowed to fight to the finish in lieu of taking a billion dollar payout on the team that his trust negotiated with Microsoft billionaire...
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LeBron James holds the NBA in the palm of his hands.

If anyone ever doubted the influence that LeBron James has over his sport-of-choice, they need not doubt anymore. As this is typed, James could be preparing to take the podium down south as he prepares to depart for Brazil to enjoy the World Cup finale or…maybe not. And all we and anyone else can do is wait. The basketball community is collectively revolving around his whim. As...
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Calvin Johnson: Detroit Lions need to win a Super Bowl

The Detroit Lions are not a team that are typically associated with Super Bowl predictions. Yet wide receiver Calvin Johnson feels that he and his teammates are ready to not only be a competitive playoff contender but be a team that can take it all…now. Johnson told the Detroit Free Press that the Lions are about to shock the world. “We need to win a Super Bowl,” Johnson said...
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Listen: Michael Irvin snaps on Cris Carter’s comments to his wife

There is a huge storm brewing in the land of retired Hall of Fame wide receivers. Current ESPN analyst Cris Carter is known as much for his struggles with cocaine addition as he is for his circus catches. `\ As everyone and their mother weighs in on the Josh Gordon debate, Carter has stated that the Cleveland Browns should cut the youngster from Baylor University that has lit up...
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Tyrann Mathieu discusses Josh Gordon mess

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Tyrann Mathieu is on the mend from a physical injury that derailed his rookie year. One thing that he has completely healed is the issues that surrounded his character after he and his Honey Badger character were associated with a variety of narcotics-related arrests while he played college ball at LSU. So much time has passed that Mathieu is now something...
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Bronson Arroyo opens up about season-ending injury

The Arizona Diamondbacks will be without righty Bronson Arroyo for the remainder of the season. Arroyo will undergo Tommy Johns surgery after he was diagnosed with a sprain in his ulnar collateral ligament in his right elbow in June. Reliability has always been a hallmark of his career and the idea of the 37-year-old returning after the All Star Break next year feels like a foreign...
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Tennessee Volenteers freshman anchor Charles Mosley injured in car accident

Tennessee Volunteers defensive tackle Charles Mosley was injured in a car accident on Sunday. The freshman down lineman that racked up 20 tackles, eight sacks and four forced fumbles at Memphis’ Brighton High School before enrolling at Tennessee in May, reportedly has suffered a broken leg. According to the Times Free Press, the four-star recruit could have other injuries associated...
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Carmelo Anthony decision due at any time

We will find out soon enough if Carmelo Anthony is destined to return to the New York Knicks. As he holds court with teams such as the Chicago Bulls and the Los Angeles Lakers, Melo’s camp has never gone public with the notion that the Knicks are out of the race. While hardly a contender, the Knicks can offer Anthony a max deal at five years $129 million. The Lakers also have income...
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Johnny Manziel and his Las Vegas adventure

Cleveland Browns quarterback Johnny Manziel has yet to make an impression on the football field since becoming a professional. At this time of the year, a rookie that is on consistent media watch is usually a rookie that is a problem. This brings us to Manziel’s latest Vegas run over the July 4 weekend after the Browns asked him to “tone down” his behavior. The details of...
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Carlos Gonzalez may have a immediately untreatable injury.

Colorado Rockies outfielder Carlos Gonzalez is beyond frustrated and he may be headed to the DL. Gonzalez gave comments to MLB.Com on Tuesday about the nagging injury to his left index finger. “They’ve said [rest] might not help,” Gonzalez said, who felt pain from the first pitch in his first at-bat. “I really don’t know what to do right now at this point. It’s just...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: Cam Newton challenges Richard Sherman

Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton has called out a champion. As the voting for the next cover star of EA Sports Madden Football franchise comes to a logical conclusion, Newton has borrowed some tips from a famous wrestler to tip the scales in his favor. In the style made famous by the Nature Boy Ric Flair, Newton created a video that challenges Seattle Seahawks cornerback...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Robocop throws first pitch at Detroit Tigers game.

Rapper 50 Cent has set the stage for the ceremonial first pitch that celebrities tend to indulge in. Fiddy’s pitch was so bad that anything that anyone produces will considered to be the stuff of legends. Was it marketing genius on behalf of a fading rap star or an epic fail that came at the wrong time? You can decide. What will be known is that when Robocop was paraded out for...
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June 04, 2014  |  Discuss

Andre Johnson no-shows OTAs.

Houston Texans fans have a reason to be concerned. When a Pro Bowl veteran skips OTAs, in most cases it’s not that serious. In the case of Andre Johnson, it could be another signal in the series of hints that he has been dropping this offseason. John has expressed his frustration with playing for the team that is rebounding from an ugly 2013-14 season. It was one of many for Johnson...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Video: David Ortiz slaps a three run homer against the Braves

The Boston Red Sox have experienced their fair share of woes during the 2014 run. But as this video proves, Big Papi says there is still a lot of baseball to be played. Video: David Ortiz Crushes A Game-Tying Homer Against the Atlanta Braves The post Video: David Ortiz slaps a three run homer against the Braves appeared first on Players View.
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

5 Things The Oklahoma City Thunder Must Do To Win Game 4

The San Antonio Spurs are up on the Oklahoma City Thunder 2-1 in their Western Conference Finals series. Injured big Serge Ibaka breathed life into a Thunder team that felt like they were barely holding on before his Game 3 return. Ibaka’s inspired adrenaline can’t be counted on to carry his group again if they are to tie up the series at two games apiece. Here are the five things...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers rule out Carmelo Anthony addition

Carmelo Anthony and Kobe Bryant will not join forces to restore the Los Angeles Lakers to what some call their rightful place on the NBA’s throne. According to the New York Post, the Lakers brass is not interested in importing either the drama or lofty expectations that would come with such a union. Meanwhile, the Lakers have cap space, but sources maintain they aren’t too interested...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Sacramento Kings could deal for Kevin Love without longterm deal

There is no doubt that Kevin Love is one of 2014’s hottest names on the move. The Minnesota Timberwolves All Star forward will not re-up with the club that has given him very little to work with as he enters the final year of his deal with them. Love has been linked heavily to the Chicago Bulls who may have to wait for his services. The Sacramento Kings are so thirsty for Love’s...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Paul George refuses to accept Game 4 loss

Talk of the Indiana Pacers’ collapse has been buzzing since the tail end of the regular season. Said collapse is taking place before our very eyes as the Pacers gave up a 3-1 series lead to the Miami Heat on Monday. The Pacers have said and done what they could to at least give the appearance that they can keep up with LeBron James and company during the postseason. And it has...
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May 27, 2014  |  Discuss

Manny Pacquiao & Juan Manuel Marquez ten years later

Last Thursday marked the tenth anniversary of the beginning of what would become the most popular in-ring boxing rivalry of the last decade. On that night, Manny Pacquiao and Juan Manuel Marquez stepping into the ring against each other for the first time and provided fight fans with their first taste of what was to come from their bouts together. May 8, 2004 was also the night that...
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May 12, 2014  |  Discuss

UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva results

The latest UFC Fight Night card took place Saturday night. The card was headlined by a five-round non-title welterweight bout between Matt Brown and Erick Silva. Also on the card was Lorenz Larkin, who paid tribute to recently deceased former pro wrestler The Ultimate Warrior at the weigh-in. UFC Fight Night: Brown vs. Silva took place from the U.S. Bank Arena in Cincinnati, Ohio...
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May 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Bermane Stiverne TKO’s Chris Arreola to become new WBC heavyweight champion

Boxing‘s first Haitian-born heavyweight champion was crowned tonight when Bermane Stiverne won the vacant WBC title with a sixth-round TKO of Chris Arreola. The title was vacated when former champion Vitali Klitschko retired from the sport to pursue a political career in his home country of Ukraine. The end came at 2:02 of the sixth round after Arreola had been knocked down twice...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Will Brooks named new opponent for Michael Chandler as Bellator 120 remains on pay-per-view

It didn’t take long for Bellator MMA to make some critical decisions regarding Bellator 120 next Saturday after Eddie Alvarez had to pull out of his lightweight title bout (and the card’s main event) against Michael Chandler. 411mania.com is reporting that changes to the card as well as the announcement that Bellator 120 will remain on pay-per-view despite Alvarez/Chandler III...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Alvarez off of Bellator MMA pay-per-view debut after suffering concussion

When history repeats itself, it usually isn’t a good thing. Bellator MMA is learning this as for the second time the main event to their scheduled pay-per-view debut has been called off due to injury. Sherdog and MMAFighting both have reported that Eddie Alvarez suffered a concussion while training and will not be able to fight Michael Chandler in the main event of Bellator 120...
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May 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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