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Jimmy Walker receives cute notes from kids he saved from golf ball (pics)

PGA Tour player Jimmy Walker played the role of hero to some youngsters during the AT&T Byron Nelson Championship this past week and the two boys each wrote adorable thank-you notes to express their gratitude. Walker apparently ushered one the boys out of the way of a flying golf ball that was descending upon them...Read More The post Jimmy Walker receives cute notes from kids...
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Gronkowski writes ‘Get chicks!’ on shoes given to high schooler

Rob Gronkowski is smack dab in the middle of his annual “Summer of Gronk” hijinks and even when he takes the time to do something thoughtful for a fan he is incapable of controlling his “Gronkian” tendencies. Gronkowski last month put out a message on Twitter announcing he had a surplus of size-16 shoes. He...Read More The post Rob Gronkowski writes ‘Get chicks!’ on...
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Cavaliers fan gets ‘2015 NBA Champs’ tattoo on leg

The Cleveland Cavaliers are on the cusp of competing for a title in what hopefully will be a thrilling NBA Finals showdown with the Golden State Warriors, a series that begins Thursday. One obviously die-hard Cavs fan is unwilling to wait for the actual outcome of the Finals before announcing to the world via ink...Read More The post Cleveland Cavaliers fan gets ‘2015 NBA Champs’...
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Giants punter feels 'blessed' after surviving car accident

New York Giants punter Steve Weatherford was involved in an automobile wreck early Monday morning on the New Jersey Turnpike and took to social media afterward to express how “blessed” he feels to walk away from the accident unscathed. Weatherford was in the midst of a cross-country trek from San Diego to New York for...Read More The post Giants’ Steve Weatherford feels ...
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Reporter vows revenge for dousing during Josh Hamilton Gatorade bath (vid)

FOX Sports Southwest reporter Emily Jones found herself in the middle of a celebratory Gatorade shower during her post-game interview with Josh Hamilton following the slugger’s walkoff double. And she has vowed revenge … jokingly. Hamilton’s pinch-hit, two-RBI double in the bottom of the ninth inning gave the Texas Rangers a thrilling 4-3 victory over...Read More The post...
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McIlroy will donate his winnings if he wins Irish Open

Rory McIlroy announced on Wednesday that should he win the Dubai Duty Free Irish Open this week at Royal County Down GC in Northern Ireland, he will donate all his winnings to charity. While it’s worth noting that the charity McIlroy will donate the winnings (£416,000, or $638,000 US) will be his own, the Rory...Read More The post Rory McIlroy will donate his winnings ($638K...
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Bucs DE George Johnson is a dog show enthusiast

When he is away from football, Tampa Bay Buccaneers defensive end George Johnson may engage in one of the most unique hobbies in his spare time: He competes in dog shows. In a Yahoo Sports piece that profiles his out-of-the-ordinary hobby — at least for a professional football player — Johnson discusses his love of...Read More The post Buccaneers defensive end George Johnson...
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LeBron: Didn't see Cavs reaching Finals at start of season

LeBron James was brutally honest during his post-game comments Tuesday night regarding what he envisioned as the prospects for his first season back with the Cleveland Cavaliers. To put it bluntly, he held out little hope that the team would be in the position it finds itself: Poised for an appearance in the NBA Finals.”Could...Read More The post LeBron James admits he didn...
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Kris Bryant, Bryce Harper have known each other since Vegas youth baseball

They may be about a year apart in age, but Kris Bryant and Bryce Harper have been quite familiar with each other since their days of playing youth baseball in Las Vegas. With the two facing off for the first time in the big leagues in a three-game set between the Chicago Cubs and Washington...Read More The post Kris Bryant, Bryce Harper have known each other since Vegas youth baseball...
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Nick Kyrgios talks sex before tourneys, dating female players

Nick Kyrgios, a 20-year-old rising star in the world of tennis from Australia, is remarkably outspoken, even cocky. So perhaps his comments during a recent magazine interview about his apparently active sex life while on tour shouldn’t be all that surprising. When asked about if he chooses to abstain from sexual activity ahead of matches...Read More The post Nick Kyrgios has sex...
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Houston mayor's office weighs in on Kaepernick Instagram post

Colin Kaepernick has apologized for a truly ill-advised Instagram post in which he inexplicably made light of the devastation being wreaked upon the Houston area due to massive flooding that has killed an estimated 17 people, injured scores and left the region in a state of natural disaster. But to hear it from the Houston...Read More The post Houston mayor’s office weighs in...
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Pete Carroll: Communication with Russell Wilson is ‘great’

Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll appeared to make an encouraging comment about the protracted contract negotiations between the team and quarterback Russell Wilson before backing off a bit, leaving the exact progress the parties have made quite unclear. Carroll, not addressing any specifics, indicated things were progressing to the point that the sides were...Read More The...
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Carlos Gomez on Madison Bumgarner’s stare-down: ‘He’s not my dad’ (vid)

Carlos Gomez and Madison Bumgarner shared a tense moment during a third-inning at-bat in Tuesday’s game, one that Gomez didn’t take too kindly to, expressing as much after the game. After the Milwaukee Brewers outfielder fouled off a fastball on an 0-1 count from the San Francisco Giants ace, he yelled at himself in frustration....Read More The post Carlos Gomez on Madison Bumgarner’s...
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Indians players shave heads to support teammate Mike Aviles’ daughter (pic)

Members of the Cleveland Indians have shaved their heads to show support for infielder Mike Aviles and his ailing daughter. Four-year-old Adriana Aviles was diagnosed with leukemia in early May and Indians second baseman Jason Kipnis indicated it’s the least the team could do to demonstrate to the Aviles family that his teammates are thinking...Read More The post Indians players...
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Adrian Peterson expected to attend 'Adrian Peterson Day'

While Adrian Peterson is putting on a very public display by refusing to attend OTAs this week with the Minnesota Vikings, a family source indicated the disgruntled running back plans to attend the annual “Adrian Peterson Day” on June 13 in his hometown of Palestine, Texas. “Adrian will be there; that’s the plan,” Kenneth Abrams,...Read More The post Adrian Peterson expected...
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Shaq once threatened to murder Kobe Bryant

It’s long been known that despite all the on-court successes the two enjoyed as Los Angeles Lakers teammates, the relationship between Shaquille O’Neal and Kobe Bryant was tenuous at best, contentious at worst. In a comprehensive and fascinating oral history put together by Bleacher Report NBA senior writer Ric Bucher, the combustible alliance between the...Read More The post...
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Joe Maddon unhappy over Cubs’ ‘awkward schedule’

Joe Maddon on Monday expressed some dissatisfaction over the fact the Chicago Cubs had a day game on the road against the Arizona Diamondbacks only to travel back home for an early-afternoon home game on Memorial Day against the Washington Nationals. “I don’t understand why [the] Memorial game has to be played during the day,”...Read More The post Joe Maddon expresses unhappiness...
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D’Angelo Russell’s Charles Barkley-like swing yields one-yard drive (video)

D’Angelo Russell obviously is an incredibly talented basketball player — the Ohio State Buckeyes product in all likelihood be one of the first five players taken in the 2015 NBA Draft — but when it comes to the difficult game of golf, his skills (or lack thereof) are downright Charles Barkley-ian. Russell recently attempted to...Read More The post D’Angelo Russell’s Charles...
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Phillies GM Ruben Amaro Jr. rips fans who ‘don’t understand the game’

With the Philadelphia Phillies sitting at 19-28 and arguably seem destined for a third straight losing season, talk has turned away from the team enjoying success this summer to its plans at trading away expendable players, including Jonathan Papelbon, Cole Hamels, Ryan Howard and Chase Utley and giving young prospects an opportunity to develop at...Read More The post Phillies GM...
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Bryce Harper: ‘I still believe (Mike) Trout is the best player in the game’

Bryce Harper is enjoying an absolutely torrid month of May at the plate. So scorching-hot is the Washington Nationals outfielder that a teammate jokingly acted as if he was afraid to touch him, lest they get burned. But to hear it from the 22-year-old who seemingly is taking the next step in a career destined...Read More The post Bryce Harper: ‘I still believe (Mike) Trout is the...
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Report: Wilson skipped OTAs to attend funeral with Graham

The news that Russell Wilson would be absent from the Seattle Seahawks OTA session on Tuesday may not be as significant as many would suspect as sources tell Pro Football Talk that the quarterback’s absence doesn’t have anything to do with protracted contract negotiations but a much nobler reason entirely. A league source reportedly informed...Read More The post Report: Russell...
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Adrian Peterson reportedly has considered retirement

While it would be a shocking development to say the least, those reportedly in the know say that Adrian Peterson on many occasions has considered retirement from the NFL as opposed to returning to play for the Minnesota Vikings. CBS Sports NFL Insider Jason La Canfora reports that “some who have talked to Peterson with...Read More The post Report: Adrian Peterson considering retirement...
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LeBron gives praise to teammate Tristan Thompson

Tristan Thompson has done a yeoman’s job of filling in for Kevin Love since the Cavaliers forward suffered a postseason-ending shoulder injury during the team’s first-round series against the Boston Celtics. In his past five games, Thompson has averaged 11.2 points, 12 rebounds and 2 blocks while playing 41 minutes. Perhaps best of all for...Read More The post LeBron James stumps...
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Dwight Howard hangs with fans left stranded by Houston storm

Dwight Howard and the Houston Rockets avoided a series sweep at the hands of the Golden State Warriors on Monday, winning Game 4 by a score of 128-115. Both fans and the Rockets center remained inside the Toyota Center for several hours after the game, but not to savor a victory that staved of postseason...Read More The post Dwight Howard hangs with fans stranded at arena due to...
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Rangers try to clear their heads ahead of Game 4 by seeing ‘Entourage’

After winning Game 1 at home in its Eastern Conference Finals series with the Tampa Bay Lightning, the New York Rangers have stumbled, getting blown out at home 6-2 on Monday and then suffering a heartbreaking 6-5 overtime loss at Amalie Arena on Wednesday. With a dire need to get things back on track, clear...Read More The post Rangers try to clear their heads ahead of Game 4 by...
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