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Chris Paul poses for selfie with fan during blowout of Cavaliers (vid)

The Los Angeles Clippers rebounded nicely to a double-overtime loss to the Brooklyn Nets earlier this week — the team’s third in a row — by taking it to the Cleveland Cavaliers Thursday night at Quicken Loans Arena, winning by a score of 113-94. The relative ease in which the Clippers dispatched the Cavs apparently left Chris Paul feeling pretty loosey-goosey, as the Clippers...
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Did Watt accidentally confirm relationship with Xmas pic?

J.J. Watt has remained tight-lipped about his relationship with presumed soccer star-girlfriend Kealia Ohai. But the Houston Texans superstar may have let the cat out of the bag by inadvertently confirming the two are an item by way of a holiday-centric photo. Watt recently posted evidence of his holiday handiwork as he prepared his home for Christmas. While the decorating done...
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Von Miller gifts every AFC West player custom bottle of wine

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller went above and beyond this holiday season by gifting every single player in the AFC West — including practice squad players — a custom bottle of wine along with a heartfelt thank-you note. The wine, called The Setting, features on the label an orange outline of eye-glasses, one of Miller’s go-to looks, along with his signature. Von...
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Yankees GM Cashman rappelled down a 22-story building

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman proved to be braver than most folks on Friday morning by rappelling down the 22-story One Landmark Square building. But hey, it was all for charity, so there you go. Cashman, known for committing to out-of-the-ordinary acts for good caues, pulled off his latest stunt for New York City's Heights & Lights program, whose goal is...
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Even Billy Ray Cyrus loves Mike Gundy’s magnificent mullet

Mike Gundy will lead Oklahoma State into Bedlam for a showdown with rival Oklahoma on Saturday and none other than Billy Ray Cyrus is pulling for a Cowboys victory due to the head coach's magnificent and much-praised mullet. What's even more amazing is HC Mike Gundy dubbed his mullet The #ArkansasWaterfall pic.twitter.com/1osACYrgSc — Matt Almond (@MattAlmond330) November...
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Claymation used to hype LeBron, D-Wade settling W.S. bet

The sports world is waiting with baited breath as Friday marks the day LeBron James will finally settle his World Series bet with Dwyane Wade by donning Chicago Cubs gear. And for those who cannot wait for the evidently momentous event to occur, James’ multimedia site Uninterrupted is teasing the superstar settling the score with his longtime pal by posting two amusing Claymation...
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LeBron James: ‘Foolish’ to entertain thought of Finals rematch with Warriors

A majority of pundits, experts and the like have placed the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors on a collision course for a third consecutive showdown in the NBA Finals. But that doesn’t mean LeBron James has to follow suit. James, who on Thursday was named Sports Illustrated’s 2016 Sportsperson of the Year, bristled at the notion of entertaining any potential eventuality...
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Profane David Ortiz Ugly Xmas Sweater being sold for charity

The Ugly Christmas Sweater craze has been a fixture during the holidays for years now with no end in sight. But we can all thank David Ortiz — or at least a variation on his popular and profane catchphrase — for giving the silly tradition some much-needed spunk. A new Ugly Christmas Sweater has hit the (virtual) shelves just in time for the holiday season that celebrates the...
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Cleveland weatherman hasn’t, won’t shave until Browns win

A local weatherman’s promise to not shave his beard until the Cleveland Browns win a game has had either impressive or disastrous results, depending on one’s particular opinion of unkempt facial hair. Scott Sabol, a meteorologist for Cleveland’s FOX 8, showcased his out-of-control beard as his no-shave pledge was set to enter Day 84 on Wednesday. Here’s what Sabol looked...
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Vonn doing pull-ups after breaking arm a few weeks ago

Lindsey Vonn amazingly showcased how she’s on a miraculous fast track to recovery by posting video of herself doing pull-ups only a few weeks after breaking her right arm. The Olympic champ on Wednesday took to Instagram to document her mind-blowing workout, which has to come as a shock considering a humerus fracture typically takes anywhere between four to eight weeks to heal...
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James Harrison notified of yet another random drug test

Pittsburgh Steelers linebacker James Harrison found himself in familiar position Thursday morning when he was notified the NFL has selected him to undergo yet another random drug test. But given the frequency in which said “random” drug tests occur for Harrison, he’s anything but pleased with the situation. 6th or 7th random test this year and some guys haven't been tested...
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Clay Matthews calls Barbre’s blindside block a ‘cheap shot’

Green Bay Packers linebacker Clay Matthews has been diagnosed with a separated AC joint in his left shoulder and argues the block that caused it was a “cheap shot.” The play in question involved a devastating blindside block courtesy of Philadelphia Eagles right tackle Allen Barbre during the Packers’ 27-13 victory on Monday night. Clay Matthews, meet Allen Barbre pic.twitter...
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Ravens’ Eric Weddle eats a gallon of ice cream after every win

Baltimore Ravens safety Eric Weddle says that when it comes to celebrating a hard-earned victory, nothing goes down better afterward than some ice cream. But Weddle doesn’t just slightly indulge his sweet tooth when enjoying his favorite post-win treat. Not by a long shot. In fact, Weddle recently admitted to overindulging in epic proportions … or perhaps portions is more...
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Gingerbread replica of Wrigley Field weighs in at 400 pounds

An Illinois chef figured out a delightfully delicious way to pay tribute to the Chicago Cubs breaking their 108-year-old World Series drought while keeping in the spirit of the upcoming holiday season: Creating a “gingerbread house” celebrating the Cubs’ beloved ballpark. And let’s just say said chef pulled out all the stops — and spared no effort — while creating...
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Tim Tebow pays visit to NYPD precinct to honor fallen officer

Tim Tebow may have struggled a tad in the Arizona Fall League during his improbable try at a professional baseball career with the New York Mets. But that doesn’t mean the organization doesn’t recognize the former quarterback can nevertheless do wonders in the area of community outreach despite his perceived shortcomings on the field. Tebow on Tuesday paid a visit to NYPD’s...
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Blackhawks fans engage in makeout session behind Joel Quenneville (vid)

A couple of Chicago Blackhawks fans seated behind their favorite NHL team’s bench couldn’t keep their eyes focused on the on-ice action and instead engaged in a pretty hot-and-heavy makeout session. And Blackhawks head coach Joel Quenneville, separated by a mere foot or two along with some plexiglass, was none the wiser. The very-public-display-of-very-intense-affection occurred...
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BYU coach posts heartbreaking message on death of daughter

BYU running backs coach and former NFL player Reno Mahe’s three-year-old daughter Elsie has passed away after a tragic accident last week in the family home. Separate messages posted to social media by Mahe and his wife, Sunny, revealed the heartbreaking news of Elsie’s passing. She was found last week tangled in a set of blinds with the cord wrapped around her neck. An AP...
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J.R. Smith introduces world to ski mask-wearing 'alter ego'

A bizarre incident on the court involving J.R. Smith on Tuesday night during the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 118-101 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks was without question patented J.R. Smith-type behavior. Shockingly, though, it only served as a warm-up act to his antics in the locker room after the game, which involved Smith introducing the world to the his ski mask-wearing "alter ego...
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Noah Syndergaard reacts to Cespedes deal with great tweet

Noah Syndergaard has once again proven why he is among the best and brightest professional athletes currently entertaining the masses on Twitter. The New York Mets pitcher took to social media to tweet his reaction to the news the team has signed slugger Yoenis Cespedes to a reported four-year, $110M deal. As often is the case with Syndergaard’s most whimsical social media...
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Big Ben: Officials target Brown at times for celebration flags

The Pittsburgh Steelers apparently have had discussions with Antonio Brown over the flags being thrown his way over post-touchdown celebrations. But Ben Roethlisberger on Tuesday suggested the NFL might occasionally target Brown for his celebrations, especially during big games. Brown was again flagged during the Steelers’ 28-7 victory over the Indianapolis Colts on Thanksgiving...
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Jerry Jones: Cowboys have no plan to curtail Ezekiel Elliott’s carries

Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones indicated the team has no plans to curtail Ezekiel Elliott’s carries, despite the fact the running back currently is on a pace to break a franchise record for rookie rushes. “The more we give Ezekiel the ball, then I think the better,” Jones said Tuesday on 105.3 The Fan. “We’re winning with that. We’re wearing them down on defense...
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Harbaugh colorfully advises Flacco on sliding technique

Joe Flacco’s awkward slides, which feature his surgically repaired knee driving into the turf, are becoming an increased source of consternation for his teammates. And now, it has drawn the ire of Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh. Ravens wide receiver Steve Smith Sr. perhaps summarized the team’s collective opinion best by previously stating Flacco owns the “worst...
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Kiko Alonso rips ‘ignorant’ Kaepernick over Castro talk

Miami Dolphins linebacker Kiko Alonso says “bad blood” now exists between himself and Colin Kaepernick over the San Francisco 49ers quarterback’s comments related to Cuba and Fidel Castro, who died away last week. “He’s ignorant,” Alonso said of Kaepernick. Alonso, whose father is a Cuban exile, criticized Kaepernick for the Castro comments after the Dolphins’ 31...
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Steve Smith sarcastically reacts to complaints from rookie CBs

Steve Smith not surprisingly isn't about to allow complaints from two rookie cornerbacks rattle his cage, that much is certain. In fact, the veteran Baltimore Ravens wide receiver, in a fashion that belies his reputation as the NFL's resident trash-talking wordsmith, relied on overt sarcasm to make it abundantly clear he couldn't care less what the two young players feel about...
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LeBron James left 'in awe' of ‘LeBron: The Musical’

Like the countless others who have seen it, even LeBron James himself has been left completely blown away by the brilliance of "LeBron: The Musical." "It's great," James said Wednesday, via ESPN's David McMenamin "It's unbelievable, actually." The brainchild of media company Dose, "LeBron: The Musical" of course is an ode to "Hamilton: The Musical," only with the Cleveland...
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