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LeBron James: ‘We ran out of talent’

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY SportsLeBron James described how the  Cleveland Cavaliers lost to the Golden State Warriors in the NBA Finals with five words: “We ran out of talent.” The Cavaliers were without guard Kyrie Irving for the final five games of the Finals and forward Kevin Love for the last three rounds. Center Anderson Varejao also missed more than three-fourths of...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors beat Cavaliers to win NBA title

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY SportsThe Golden State Warriors are the 2014 NBA champions after beating the Cleveland Cavaliers 105-97 in Game 6. The Warriors 40-year NBA championship drought is finally over. Stephen Curry and Andre Iguodala, the Finals MVP, scored 25 points apiece, Draymond Green recorded a triple-double and the Warriors won their first title since 1975. The Warriors...
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June 17, 2015  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Clippers don’t view Lance Stephenson as a starter

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY SportsLance Stephenson was acquired by the Los Angeles Clippers in a trade that sent both Matt Barnes and Spencer Hawes to the Charlotte Hornets. It was a deal that came out of nowhere, but could add more talent to the Clippers’ roster than many are giving it credit for. Head coach and general manager Doc Rivers likes the talent that Stephenson has, but...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Is Donald Sloan worth bringing back for the Indiana Pacers?

Chris Humphreys-USA TODAY SportsDonald Sloan isn’t a very well known name in the NBA, but there were games last season where he exploded onto the scene with the Indiana Pacers. He was the third-string point guard that ended up as a starter due to the injury problems that both George Hill and C.J. Watson suffered through. Now, he is looking to cash in with a new deal in free agency...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Jimmy Butler’s interest in signing with Lakers has increased

Chicago Bulls restricted free-agent guard Jimmy Butler plans to pursue shorter-term offer sheets this summer, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Butler is not interested in signing a five-year, $90 million-plus deal the Bulls are expected to present him on July 1 because the NBA’s salary cap is set to dramatically rise beginning with the 2016-17 season. As Butler...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Green Bay Packers sign first round pick Damarious Randall

Benny Sieu-USA TODAY SportsThe Green Bay Packers drafted Arizona State safety Damarious Randall with their first round pick in the 2015 NFL Draft, and are hoping that he can step up as a cornerback in his first season. Green Bay lost both Tramon Williams and Davon House this past offseason in free agency, and Randall was a piece that they hope will be able to replace them. According...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Dez Bryant’s agent says WR is willing to miss multiple Cowboys games

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY SportsDez Bryant already confirmed that he’d be willing to miss Week 1 if he doesn’t get a new contract.  On Tuesday, his agent said the Cowboys wideout could miss more games. Bryant’s agent, Tom Condon, appeared on Sirius XM radio to discuss his client’s contract situation.  He said the Cowboys  have not increased their contract offer to Bryant...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Russell Wilson has insurance policy on 2015 NFL season

Joe Nicholson-USA TODAY SportsRussell Wilson and the Seattle Seahawks have been unable to come together on terms for a new contract, and it has left some doubt about whether or not he will end up getting a deal done this year. According to ESPN’s Adam Schefter, Wilson will be playing with an insurance policy on his health worth millions in 2015 to protect himself in case of a serious...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Brian Hoyer expected to be Texans’ Week 1 starting QB

The Houston Texans have had an open quarterback competition so far this offseason, and both Ryan Mallett and Brian Hoyer have been locked head-to-head with each other. Both quarterbacks are capable of being the starter, but there appears to be one quarterback that is taking over the lead for the job. I’ve been saying for 2 weeks and I’ll say it again: I believe Brian Hoyer...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Monta Ellis expected to opt out of deal with Mavericks

Jerome Miron-USA TODAY SportsMonta Ellis is coming off of his second big season in a row with the Dallas Mavericks, and there is no question that he will have quite a bit of interest on the free agent market this offseason if he opts out. Dirk Nowitzki believes that Ellis will opt out, and believes that he should opt out after the past couple of seasons that he has had. “I haven’t...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Browns’ Johnny Manziel fumbles three times in six snaps

Ken Blaze-USA TODAY SportsJohnny Manziel has had his off-the-field struggles, but he seems to have gotten his issues taken care of. Now, he is struggling in a big way on-the-field and had an incredibly bad camp today. He ended up fumbling three times in six snaps, and was an absolute disaster to say the very least. In last 11-on-11, Manziel dropped three snaps in six plays when...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Chip Kelly explains why Evan Mathis was released

Philadelphia Eagles coach Chip Kelly said Tuesday that guard Evan Mathis was released last week because of “multiple” requests from agent Drew Rosenhaus. “We were asked by his agent for a release on multiple occasions,” Kelly said before Tuesday’s minicamp practice. “We weren’t going to come to a conclusion in terms of a contract extension. We weren’t going...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Packers’ Brett Hundley is currently fourth on QB depth chart

Brett Hundley was drafted this past year in the 2015 NFL Draft by the Green Bay Packers, and they were hoping that he could make some progress and become the primary backup quarterback. Unfortunately, according to recent reports that doesn’t end up likely to be the case for him. It probably won’t matter but Matt Blanchard is so far ahead of Brett Hundley at this point. #Packers...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

LeBron James on MVP: ‘I’m here to win a team prize’

Bob Donnan-USA TODAY SportsLeBron James said Tuesday that he wouldn’t want to win the MVP if the Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t win the NBA title. “I wouldn’t feel good about it at all,” James said after Cavs shootaround in advance of Game 6. “Because at the end of the day, I’m here to win a team prize, and that’s to win a championship, not an individual prize.” James...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

FBI investigating Cardinals for hacking Astros

Steve Mitchell-USA TODAY SportsThe Federal Bureau of Investigation and Justice Department prosecutors are investigating the St. Louis Cardinals on wether front-office officials hacked into internal networks of the Houston Astros to steal closely guarded information about player personnel, reports The New York Times. Investigators have uncovered evidence that Cardinals officials...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

150 Blackhawks fans TP Joel Quenneville’s house

About 150 Chicago Blackhawks fans went to coach Joel Quenneville’s Hinsdale home Monday night to celebrate the Blackhawks Stanley Cup championship and to decorate the Quenneville home with toilet paper. Chicago tradition, fans teepee #Blackhawks coach Joel Quenneville’s house. #StanleyCup. #9newsmornings pic.twitter.com/Fr5rha6Dej — Gary Shapiro (@GShapiro9News) June 16...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson: ‘I will thoroughly miss the Hornets fans’

Lance Stephenson was traded from the Charlotte Hornets to the Los Angeles Clippers Tuesday night in exchange for forward Matt Barnes and center Spencer Hawes. The 24-year-old appeared in 61 games (25 starts) last season for Charlotte, averaging 8.2 points, 4.5 rebounds and 3.9 assists in 25.8 minutes. Stephenson ended his time in Charlotte with an Instagram and Twitter post. Thank...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Steelers coach: Ben Roethlisberger isn’t playing best football of his career

Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger statistically had the best year of his career and is expected to produce similar numbers in 2015, but Roethlisberger’s coach won’t say the 33-year-old is playing the best football of his career. “You’re going to say it statistically,” Steelers quarterbacks coach Randy Fichtner said to Steelers.com. “He’s going to...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Titans to cut RB Shonn Greene

Kim Klement-USA TODAY SportsThe Tennessee Titans plan to release running back Shonn Greene Tuesday morning, according to Jim Wyatt of The Tennessean. Greene signed a three-year, $10 million contract in 2013 and was scheduled to make $3.25 million in the final year of his contract this year. He ran for 392 yards and two touchdowns during the 2014 season after running for 295 yards...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Aaron Rodgers on relating to younger players: ‘Sirius radio helps’

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY SportsGreen Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers is entering the 11th season of his NFL career. The 31-year-old will enter training camp alongside 38 players on the roster that are age 23 or younger. Rodgers was asked recently during an interview with Jason Wilde of ESPNWisconsin how he goes about making sure he’s relatable to these players and how he...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Nets could trade Mason Plumlee to move up in draft

WInslow Townson-USA Today SportsThe Brooklyn Nets were able to make the NBA Playoffs this past season, and it was a testament to the good coaching of Lionel Hollins. They were able to push the Atlanta Hawks in the first round of the playoffs as well, and certainly did more than people were expecting from them. Brooklyn has a very talented roster put together, but rumor has it that...
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June 16, 2015  |  Discuss

Chicago Blackhawks win Stanley Cup

Dennis Wierzbicki-USA TODAY SportsFor the third time is six years, the Chicago Blackhawks will hoist the treasured Stanley Cup. The Blackhawks defeated the Tampa Bay Lightning 2-0 in Game 6 of the Final at United Center on Monday to win the sixth Stanley Cup championship in franchise history. In what has been a tight series throughout the Stanley Cup Finals, the only two goal lead...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Marlins’ Jose Fernandez announces return date from Tommy John

Miami Marlins star pitcher Jose Fernandez will make his return from Tommy John surgery on July 2, in Miami, against the San Francisco Giants. Fernandez made the announcement himself during the broadcast of the Marlins game against the New York Yankees on Monday night. .@JDFernandez16 as he announced his big return. Be there for #JoseDay on Thursday, July 2nd! pic.twitter.com/ePyvGcDm0x...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Clippers acquire Lance Stephenson from Hornets

Jeremy Brevard-USA TODAY SportsThe Clippers and Charlotte Hornets have agreed to terms on a trade that will send Lance Stephenson to Los Angeles in exchange for Spencer Hawes and Matt Barnes, reports Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports. Stephenson signed a three-year, $27 million deal with the Hornets last summer.  His deal also includes a team option for the final year...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss

Vikings new stadium has a name: US Bank Stadium

The Minnesota Vikings will play in U.S. Bank Stadium next season after signing a 20-year exclusive naming rights agreement with the banking giant. The agreement was announced Monday. “The Minnesota Vikings are a treasure for all citizens of Minnesota and our surrounding states to embrace, enjoy and enthusiastically support,” said Richard Davis, chairman, president and CEO...
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June 15, 2015  |  Discuss
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