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Dad jokes he found Browns tickets in kid’s Halloween candy

The Cleveland Browns apparently are so awful that people are giving their tickets away. Or at least that's one man wants you to believe ... or he has hatched one great Internet joke. A Cleveland sports-loving father claimed on Twitter he discovered two tickets to an upcoming Browns game mixed in with his child’s Halloween candy bounty. Parents- please check your children's...
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November 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Terry Francona receives ‘World Series Ice Cream Survival Kit’

Terry Francona recently admitted he dealt with insomnia by ordering $44 worth of ice cream from room service at 3:30 in the morning ahead of the Cleveland Indians’ Game 5 showdown with the Chicago Cubs in the World Series. In order to help the Indians skipper avoid having to make such extravagant late-night orders to get his ice cream fix, a Cleveland-based company has come to...
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November 01, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron trolled Warriors at Halloween party on cookie tray

Much has been made of how LeBron James trolled the Golden State Warriors at his Halloween party with a “3-1 lead” prop. This was one of the decorations at LeBron's Halloween party tonight. Legendary pic.twitter.com/DwnkLGSr0h — Jordan Zirm (@clevezirm) October 31, 2016 But keen-eyed observers has since made note of how the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar’s dessert spread also...
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November 01, 2016  |  Discuss

Tiniest Michigan flag ever planted in Urban Meyer's yard

The Ohio State Buckeyes and Michigan Wolverines don’t play until Nov. 26 at Ohio Stadium, but there is someone out there who wants to start the patented shenanigans ahead of the showdown a few weeks early. Shelley Meyer, wife of Buckeyes head coach Urban Meyer, took to Twitter Friday to post evidence of how someone had planted a tiny Michigan flag in the yard of their Dublin,...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

D-Wade apologizes to his ‘young fans’ for throat-slash gesture

Dwyane Wade took to Twitter on Friday to apologize for making a throat-slash gesture during the Chicago Bulls’ 105-99 season-opening victory over the Boston Celtics Thursday night. Wade, playing in his first regular-season game with the Bulls, drained a three-point dagger with less than 30 seconds remaining in the fourth quarter for a 104-99 Bulls' lead. He then turned to the...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Rex Ryan: Pats’ violation of unwritten rule led to skirmish

The last time the Buffalo Bills and New England Patriots faced off back in Week 4, a pregame scuffle broke out. And according to Rex Ryan, all the blame can be laid at the feet of Patriots players … and where their feet happened to be prior to the skirmish. The pregame dust-up was ignited by a Bills safety Robert Blanton shoving Brissett as Patriots players jogged down the field...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Report: LeBron James, Tristan Thompson have ‘spat’ over Khloe Kardashian

Kloe Kardashian and Tristan Thompson are the latest iteration of the so-called celebrity supercouple, but LeBron James is concerned his Cleveland Cavaliers teammate’s reality show girlfriend could become a distraction. Hollywood Life is reporting that James and Thompson had a “spat” ahead of the Cavaliers’ season-opening game against the New York Knicks earlier this week. Given...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

76ers hold team meeting over anthem singer controversy

The Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday held a team meeting to address the controversy related to how Sevyn Streeter was prevented from performing the national anthem before Wednesday’s game at Wells Fargo Center. Sixers forward Robert Covington revealed the team discussed what sort of response was warranted to the abrupt cancellation of Streeter’s anthem performance, if any. “Everybody...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

76ers fan ejected for flipping off Russell Westbrook apologizes

The Philadelphia 76ers fan who was ejected from his baseline seat at Wells Fargo Center during Wednesday’s game against the Oklahoma City Thunder for flipping off and swearing at Russell Westbrook has issued a public apology. Richard Harkaway, a urologist and “part-time comedian” released a statement Thursday evening as follows, via Philly.com: “As a part-time comedian I realize...
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October 28, 2016  |  Discuss

Blues host nine-year-old struck in face by puck at recent game (pics)

Nine-year-old St. Louis Blues fan Alex Vaughn is on the road to recovery after being seriously injured by a puck while attending a game earlier this season. But his spirits were lifted when the Blues hosted him at the arena earlier this week. Vaughn, a hockey player himself, was struck just below the nose by a puck while attending the Blues’ game against the New York Rangers at...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Mike Zimmer denies details of slaughtered stuffed animal story

Mike Zimmer earlier this week was at the center of a story surrounding one of most bizarre motivational tactics ever employed in NFL history. To hear it from the Minnesota Vikings head coach, though, he wasn’t the individual behind it. Details surfaced in the wake of the Vikings’ disappointing 21-10 loss to the Philadelphia Eagles last Sunday that Zimmer had warned his players...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Dad: Young Cubs fan heckled after getting injured at Game 1

A seven-year-old Chicago Cubs fan was injured as Cleveland Indians fans celebrated during Game 1 of the World Series at Progressive Field, suffering a concussion. The boy’s father, David Wallach, claims not only was his son injured but Indians fans later taunted them as well for being Cubs fans. The incident occurred when the Indians scored first on the way to Tuesday’s 6-0 Game...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Cavaliers replica title rings available, cost up to $12,000

Cleveland Cavaliers fans who want to share in the joy of the NBA team delivering a championship to the town can do so by ordering their very own replica title ring. While there are cheaper versions available, the ring that comes closest to replicating the arguably gaudy pieces of championship bling will cost a buyer upwards of $12,000. Granted, the top model can’t come close to...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Ben Roethlisberger asked Tom Brady for jersey before game

Showing that even the biggest names in professional sports can be great admirers of their contemporaries, video has surfaced of Ben Roethlisberger asking Tom Brady for a jersey. The scene played out before the Pittsburgh Steelers’ Week 7 game against Brady’s New England Patriots. Roethlisberger, who did not play in Pittsburgh’s 27-16 loss due to injury, greeted Brady on the field...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Newton razzes reporter over not liking his Instagram posts

With the Carolina Panthers sitting at 1-5 and coming out of a bye with their season on the line, Cam Newton tried to add a little levity to the dire situation by calling a reporter a “ghost follower” for not liking his Instagram posts. Newton took to social media to document how he enjoyed the apparently relaxing time off. Photographs of him laughing, walking poolside and standing...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Russell Westbrook on 76ers fan’s double bird: ‘That’s crazy, right?’

Russell Westbrook’s postgame comments concerning a Philadelphia 76ers fan flipping him double middle fingers while yelling an obscenity was as impressive and composed as his original reaction during the incident on Wednesday night. “Uh yeah, I know, that’s crazy, right?” Westbrook said, via ESPN’s Royce Young. “I turned a new leaf, though. I leave that alone, because that cost...
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October 27, 2016  |  Discuss

Westbrook on if he watched Durant’s Warriors debut: ‘Nah’

Russell Westbrook revealed he didn’t spend any time watching former teammate Kevin Durant’s debut as the member of the Golden State Warriors. When asked if he caught any NBA opening night action Tuesday night — which included the Warriors’ showdown with the San Antonio Spurs — Westbrook replied, “Nah.” To be fair, when the Oklahoma City Thunder superstar was asked he happened...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Tony Romo participates in individual drills for first time since August

Tony Romo wasn’t a full participant in Dallas Cowboys practice on Wednesday, but he was spotted throwing the football during individual drills. ESPN’s Todd Archer tweeted out evidence of Romo, clad in shorts and a T-shirt, tossing some passes to scouting department assistant Miles Austin, per The Dallas Morning News. Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo is on the practice field for...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Draymond Green’s mom takes to Twitter to criticize Warriors

The Golden State Warriors are without question one of the favorites to compete for an NBA title this season. Adding Kevin Durant to an already lethal lineup will do that. But the new-look Warriors were humbled on their home court on opening night courtesy of a 129-100 shellacking at the hands of the San Antonio Spurs. And while there likely already are whispers coming from the...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron shows gratitude, shows off title ring on Instagram

LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers raised their championship banner into the Quicken Loans Arena rafters and received their title rings in a pregame ceremony on Tuesday night. The squad then went out and whipped the New York Knicks in their season opener by a score of 117-88. But with the pomp and circumstance of the evening — not to mention keeping an eye on the Indians...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

‘Fire GM Trent Baalke’ banner to fly over 49ers’ next home game

A group of disgruntled San Francisco 49ers fans critical of the job done by general manager Trent Baalke have raised enough funds to allow their unfavorable opinion to be seen clearly … flying overhead Levi’s Stadium. During the 49ers’ Nov. 6 tilt against the New Orleans Saints, the team’s next home game, a banner will be flown over the stadium bearing the message, “Fire GM Trent...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

LeBron gifts Indians custom headphones ahead of Game 1

Before taking the field for Game 1 of the World Series at Progressive Field, the Cleveland Indians were the benefactors of a nice good luck gift courtesy of LeBron James. The Indians official Twitter account posted a clubhouse pic of how the Cleveland Cavaliers superstar sent along custom headphones to the entire squad. The tweet also included evidence of how the Indians expressed...
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October 26, 2016  |  Discuss

Lada Gaga promises no 'Nipplegate' repeat in her SB performance

Lady Gaga has been booked as the featured performer for the Super Bowl LI halftime show next February. Given her proclivity for provocativeness — especially as it relates to her oft-outrageous performance attire — Lady Gaga has given all assurances there will not be a repeat of "Nipplegate" when she's onstage at NRG Stadium. Nipplegate of course is the moniker applied to the controversial...
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October 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Joakim Noah delivers another potshot at Cleveland’s expense

The New York Knicks are in Northeast Ohio for a Tuesday night match-up with the Cavaliers as the 2016-17 NBA regular season gets underway. And while it’s likely Knicks center Joakim Noah eagerly anticipates playing in his first official game as a member of his hometown NBA team, he clearly wishes he wasn't in Cleveland. The Cavaliers will raise their championship banner into the...
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October 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Aqib Talib: Trevor Siemian a better QB than Brock Osweiler

Brock Osweiler made his highly anticipated return to Denver on Monday night as a member of the Houston Texans. It didn’t go as well as he hoped, as the Broncos defense stymied an ineffective Osweiler -- albeit not to the extent of one Bronco player's prediction -- on the way to a convincing 27-9 victory. Aqib Talib, after helping the Broncos defense fluster and frustrate their...
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October 25, 2016  |  Discuss
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