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Cowboys think Dez Bryant is bluffing, needs the money

Matthew Emmons-USA TODAY SportsDez Bryant wants a new long-term deal and isn’t interested in playing for the $12.8 million franchise tag in 2015. The Dallas Cowboys receiver has threatened to hold out and miss games if he doesn’t get a new deal by July 15.  However, the Cowboys think he’s bluffing, according to  Bleacher Report‘s Jason Cole. Cole transcribed by CBSSports...
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LaMarcus Aldridge not ‘wooed’ by Lakers second presentation

Derick E. Hingle-USA TODAY SportsLaMarcus Aldridge met with the Los Angeles Lakers Wednesday, but was reportedly not impressed with their presentation and how Kobe Bryant envisioned they would play together. On Thursday, Aldridge gave the Lakers a second chance to pitch him on their basketball ideas.  However, they still couldn’t convince him L.A. was his best option. From...
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Tiger Woods doesn’t care what you think about his golf game

Brian Spurlock-USA TODAY SportsTiger Woods shot a 4-under 66 in the first round of the Greenbrier Classic on Thursday. “I know what I am doing out here on the golf course. I know what it feels like. I know where my game is and what progress I have or haven’t made,” Woods said on Wednesday before an impressive opening round at the Greenbrier Classic, via SBNation.com. “That’s...
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Phil Kessel ‘pumped’ to play with Sidney Crosby and Evgeni Malkin

Nine-year NHL veteran Phil Kessel spent the past six seasons with the Toronto Maple Leafs before he was traded to the Pittsburgh Penguins on Wednesday. Kessel hopes joining Pittsburgh means more playoff series. “Being in Toronto, I got to play in one playoffs in all my years there,” Kessel told reporter Dejan Kovacevic on Thursday, via NHL.com. “But that’s the best time...
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Wes Matthews agrees to four-year deal with Mavericks

Craig Mitchelldyer-USA TODAY SportsFree agent Wes Matthews turned down a large offer from the Sacramento Kings Thursday night to accept a four-year deal from the Dallas Mavericks, reports NBA.com. Matthews can’t officially sign his new deal with Dallas until July 9, when a leaguewide moratorium on roster business is lifted. Matthews is coming of a season-ending Achilles injury...
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Brandon League designated for assignment by Dodgers

Brad Rempel-USA TODAY SportsThe Los Angeles Dodgers have announced they have designated right handed pitcher, Brandon League, for assignment. League was in the final season of a three-year, $21 million deal. The Dodgers will pay League $7.5 million this season. League, 32, has been on the DL all season with a shoulder injury. He was out of time on his rehab assignment so they had...
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Report: Dwyane Wade agrees to one-year, $20M deal with Heat

According to the Associated Press, Dwyane Wade will remain in Miami on a one-year, $20 million contract. The three-time champion threatened to leave Miami over a contract dispute earlier this week.  But the heat and the 11-time All-Star worked out a deal that could mean he will finish his career with the only team he’s played for. Wade averaged 21.5 points per game last season...
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Blues trade T.J. Oshie to Capitals

The St. Louis Blues traded forward T.J. Oshie to the Washington Capitals on Thursday in exchange for forward Troy Brouwer and goalie Pheonix Copley and a third-round pick in the 2016 NHL Draft. Oshie had 19 goals and 36 assists (55 points) last season, one season after setting NHL career highs with 21 goals, 39 assists and 60 points. “T.J. is an outstanding skater with a...
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Watch: Russell Wilson gets beat playing cornerback

Russell Wilson was in Wisconsin recently running his Passing Academy when he decided he would try a new position, cornerback. The Seattle Seahawks quarterback defended well until the receiver came down with the ball for a touchdown.  Wilson, who is seeking a new contract, nearly tripped over the receiver after the catch. From Reddit:
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Dodgers busy on Day 1 of international signing period

The Los Angeles Dodgers have continued to stack their farm system, agreeing to terms with Yadier Alvarez, Starling Heredia, Ronny Brito, Christopher Arias, and Oneal Cruz. They also traded international slot money to the Toronto Blue Jays for Chase De Jong and Tim Locastro. In addition to the international signings and trade, the Dodgers have also signed Trevor Cahill to a minor...
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NFL suspends Packers’ Datone Jones one game

Green Bay Packers pass rusher Datone Jones has been suspended without pay for the first game of the 2015 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Jones will be eligible to return to the Packers’ active roster on Monday, Sept. 14, following the team’s Sept. 13 game against the Chicago Bears. Jones battled an ankle injury last season and...
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Antonio Gates blames 4-game suspension on ‘supplements and holistic medicines’

Jake Roth-USA TODAY SportsThe San Diego Chargers announced Thursday that tight end Antonio Gates has been suspended four games without pay for violating the NFL Policy and Program for performance-enhancing substances. “We are tremendously disappointed for our team and our fans as well as Antonio, but no more disappointed than Antonio is with himself,” the chargers said in...
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Suns trade three players to Pistons to clear salary cap space

Kim Klement-USA TODAY SportsThe Phoenix Suns dealt Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger to the Detroit Pistons for a 2020 second-round pick on Thursday, reports Yahoo Sports. Phoenix has traded Marcus Morris, Reggie Bullock and Danny Granger to Detroit for future picks, league sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 2, 2015 The Pistons...
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Martin St. Louis retires after 16 NHL seasons

Kim Klement-USA TODAY SportsMartin St. Louis announced his retirement from the NHL after 16 seasons on Thursday. St. Louis, 40, had 21 goals and 54 points in 74 games with the New York Rangers last season. “I have been blessed to play for 16 years in the NHL; it has been an amazing ride,” St. Louis said in a statement released by the Rangers. “I would like to thank the...
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Cowboys’ Rolando McClain suspended four games

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY SportsDallas Cowboys linebacker Rolando McClain will be suspended for the first four games of the season, the NFL announced on Thursday. McClain was found in violation of the league’s policy against substances of abuse. “I apologize to my family, the Cowboys organization, my teammates and Cowboys fans for my mistake,” McClain said in a statement...
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Jets DT Sheldon Richardson suspended four games

The NFL announced Thursday that New York Jets defensive tackle Sheldon Richardson has been suspended without pay for the first four games of the 2015 regular season for violating the NFL Policy and Program for Substances of Abuse. Richardson can return to the team’s active roster on Oct. 5, a day after the team’s Week 4 matchup against the Miami Dolphins. “I apologize for...
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Tim Duncan: ‘I’ll be on the court next year’

Soobum Im-USA TODAY SportsTim Duncan is returning for his 19th NBA season. The San Antonio Spurs big man told Spurs Nation that he will be playing next season. Recruiting trip for Aldridge produced for #Spurs: Per Tim Duncan … ‘Finally had a chance to talk with Pop; I’ll be on court next year.’ — Mike Monroe (@Monroe_SA) July 2, 2015 The 39-year-old averaged 13.9 points...
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Monta Ellis is joining the Indiana Pacers

Kyle Terada-USA TODAY SportsShooting guard Monta Ellis has agreed to a four-year, $44 million deal with the Indiana Pacers, according to Marc Stein of ESPN. ESPN sources say Monta Ellis and Indiana Pacers have agreed on a four-year, $44 million with an option to return to free agency after Year 3 — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 2, 2015 Ellis decided not to exercise the...
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Rookies, don’t give your credit card to Ben Roethlisberger

Former Pittsburgh Steelers and Arizona Cardinals running back Rashard Mendenhall spoke to Men’s Journal about life after football and his new job as a writer for the HBO show, Ballers. In the interview, Mendenhall had an important lesson for Steelers rookies: Don’t give your credit card to Ben Roethlisberger. Of course, Mendenhall admits, there were parties. The wildest were...
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Chicago Cubs love having Manny Ramirez around

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY SportsManny Ramirez, who played 19 season in the MLB, joined the Chicago Cubs organization as a player-coach at Class AAA Iowa in 2014.  This season, Ramirez is just a coach, serving as a hitting instructor for the club. “I love it, man,” Ramirez told USA TODAY Sports on Wednesday. “I love what I do. I spend time with the club. I spend time with...
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Grizzlies, Marc Gasol working on five-year max contract

The Memphis Grizzlies and star center Marc Gasol are close to agreeing on a five-year max contract that will be worth more than $100 million, reports ESPN. Grizzlies officials — including owner Robert Pera — were in Spain this week to greet Gasol in his hometown of Barcelona shortly after free agency commenced at 12:01 a.m. Wednesday. Gasol, 30, was originally selected...
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Bryce Harper: “My body feels pretty unbelievable”

A dream come true..Hard work does pay off! Can’t thank @espnmag enough for the opportunity! Baseball players do work out #BodyIssue2015 A photo posted by Bryce Harper (@bharper3407) on Jul 2, 2015 at 8:00am PDT Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper is featured the latest star athlete to make an appearance in ESPN The Magazine’s Body Issue. In his interview for...
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Greg Monroe to sign three-year, $50M deal with Bucks

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Milwaukee Bucks are signing big man Greg Monroe to a three-year, $50 million deal. Greg Monroe will sign a three-year, $50M deal with the Bucks, including the player option on the final year, sources tell Yahoo. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 2, 2015 Monroe spent his first five years in the NBA as a power forward...
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Greg Monroe to sign max deal with Milwaukee Bucks

According to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports, the Milwaukee Bucks have agreed to terms with big man Greg Monroe on a maximum contract. Free agent Greg Monroe will sign a maximum contract with the Milwaukee Bucks, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 2, 2015 Monroe spent his first five years in the NBA as a power forward/center for...
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Adrian Beltre’s home burglarized, championship ring, suite tickets stolen

Tim Heitman-USA TODAY SportsTexas Rangers third baseman Adrian Beltre had his home broken into shortly after he left for the Rangers’ homestand finale against Oakland on June 25. According to Evan Grant of the Dallas Morning News, Beltre came home after the game to find his 2011 AL Championship ring and tickets to his suite at Globe Life Park in Arlington stolen. The police...
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