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Brandon Spikes: ‘Bills are going to shock the world’

The Buffalo Bills had a very nice offseason this year, and they are excited about the upcoming 2014-15 NFL season. One free agent that they locked up was linebacker Brandon Spikes, who is coming over from their division rival New England Patriots. Spikes has been a very outspoken person since the Bills signed him, and he believes that Buffalo is going to “shock the word” this...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Kyle Lowry likely to re-sign with Raptors

The Toronto Raptors are very excited about the future of their young team, and they believe that if they keep it together they can compete in the Eastern Conference. One key piece, Kyle Lowry, is becoming a free agent on July 1st and can search for a better deal anywhere that he’d like. According to a recent report from Bill Ingram, the Raptors are currently expected to be able...
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June 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Sonnen pulled from UFC 175 following failed drug test

During the last few years, the sport of mixed martial arts has become the primary battleground for the ongoing war between athletes and their use of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), and the governing bodies that regulate them such as the Nevada State Athletic Commission. But on Tuesday, it was fight fans who once again felt the effects of the drama when it was announced that...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Sonnen pulled from UFC 175 following failed drug test

During the last few years, the sport of mixed martial arts has become the primary battleground for the ongoing war between athletes and their use of testosterone replacement therapy (TRT), and the governing bodies that regulate them such as the Nevada State Athletic Commission. But on Tuesday, it was fight fans who once again felt the effects of the drama when it was announced that...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Weatherspoon suffers season-ending Achilles injury

The Atlanta Falcons announced Tuesday that linebacker Sean Weatherspoon ruptured his Achilles tendon and will miss the 2014 season. “During Sean’s run today with our medical staff, he suffered an injury,” head coach Mike Smith said. “We sent Sean to the doctor for some additional testing and evaluation and unfortunately the results showed that he ruptured his Achilles...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Chiefs’ Sean Smith cited for DUI, careless driving

Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Sean Smith was cited for driving under the influence and careless driving after he lost control of his car and hit a light pole early Monday. From ESPN.com: According to a copy of the police report, Smith was attempting to make a turn in Kansas City’s Power & Light entertainment district when he struck the light pole around 12:30 a.m. The officer...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

LeGarrette Blount shows off new facemask

Pittsburgh Steelers running back LeGarrette Blount took to Twitter Tuesday to show off his new facemask. A closer look at the new facemask!!! pic.twitter.com/3YPXf7iRm9 — LeGarrette Blount (@LG_Blount) June 10, 2014 Blount, a five-year pro, looks to compliment second-year back Le’Veon Bell this season and add a smash mouth style to the Steelers offense. “I am hoping to come...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Kevin Williams: ‘I still have some juice in the tank’

Free agent defensive tackle Kevin Williams visited the New England Patriots last Thursday and spoke about his conversations with coach Bill Belichick on Sirius XM NFL Radio. “He went through the roster and basically explained where I could fit in with those guys,” Williams told hosts Bruce Murray and Rich Gannon, via ESPNBoston.com. “They had a lot of injuries and they have...
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Julius Peppers, Clay Matthews excited to play together

Green Bay Packers linebacker Julius Peppers is anxious to play alongside four-time Pro Bowl outside linebacker Clay Matthews. “I haven’t really played with a guy like Clay, really, my whole career,” Peppers said, via ESPN Wisconsin. “Early in my career I played with a guy, Mike Rucker, who was a threat on the other side (with the Carolina Panthers). But like, a really dominant...
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MLB suspends Manny Machado 5 games

Major League Baseball announced Tuesday that Baltimore Orioles third baseman Manny Machado has been suspended five games and fined an undisclosed amount for throwing his bat on the field during Sunday’s game against the Oakland Athletics. Machado was ejected from the 11-1 loss to Oakland after throwing his bat toward third base on a swing after two consecutive brushback pitches...
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Pete Carroll discusses Bruce Irvin’s hip surgery

Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll indicated Monday that linebacker Bruce Irvin, who underwent hip surgery last week, might not be back by training camp. “He dealt with [the injury] for a long time,” Carroll said, per ESPN.com. “It just got to the point where we thought it was better [for him to have the surgery] and have the chance to get him back by the start of the season...
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Andrew Wiggins to hold private workouts for Bucks, 76ers

With the 2014 NBA Draft looming less than three short weeks away, the dominoes are beginning to fall regarding the motives of the consensus top prospects. Over the weekend, it was reported that former Duke star Jabari Parker would have no reservations playing for the Milwaukee Bucks, who hold the No. 2 overall pick. Now on Monday, it was former Kansas phenom Andrew Wiggins’ turn...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Derek Fisher excited to coach a ‘Knicks team thats fans can be proud of’

The New York Knicks president Phil Jackson announced Tuesday that the team has hired former Oklahoma City Thunder guard Derek Fisher as the 26th head coach in franchise history. “Today marks the next step of this journey for the New York Knicks franchise as we name Derek to lead the team as its head coach.” Jackson said. “Our relationship began 15 years ago, and over time...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Marc Trestman: Jay Cutler is ‘bigger, stronger than a year ago’

Chicago Bears coach Marc Trestman says quarterback Jay Cutler has amped up his workout this offseason and is bigger and stronger than last year. “Jay has really worked hard in the offseason, and he has always been a hard worker in his conditioning and his training, but he has really amped it up,” Trestman said on SiriusXM NFL radio last week. “He’s bigger, he’s stronger...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Eli Manning feeling 100 percent: ‘I could play tomorrow’

New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning, who had ankle surgery, is confident enough to say he could play in a game tomorrow. “Yeah, 100 percent, yeah,” Manning said Monday to The Star-Ledger. “I don’t think about it, I don’t notice it. I go about practice and do everything and they’re not even worried about it. It hasn’t been an issue and there’s no question I could...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Patrick Peterson will report to minicamp

Arizona Cardinals cornerback Patrick Peterson said Monday night that he would attend the team’s mandatory veteran minicamp which starts Tuesday morning. “Like I told you guys, I won’t hold out so we got that done,” Peterson told ESPN Monday night. “I will be there … be there full tilt ready to roll, taking that final step into camp.” Peterson’s agent, Joel Segal...
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June 10, 2014  |  1 Comment

U.S. Open tee times for first two rounds

The tee times and groupings for the first two rounds of the 114th U.S. Open on Thursday (June 12) and Friday (June 13) at Pinehurst No. 2. (A=amateur) All times EDT Thursday (June 12), No. 1; Friday (June (13), No. 10 6:45 a.m. / 12:30 p.m. – Daniel Berger, Brett Stegmaier, A-Cameron Wilson 6:56 a.m. / 12:41 p.m. – Marcel Siem, Brian Stuard, Andrea Pavan 7:07 a.m. / 12...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Henrik Lundqvist: Rangers need some ‘puck luck’

The New York Rangers are down 3-0 in the Stanley Cup Final to the Los Angeles Kings and are in need of some “puck luck” to stay alive in the best-of-7-series. “You try to stay positive right now, but it’s tough. It’s really tough. We’re doing a lot of good things, but when you look at the goals, we put two in our own net and then a tough play on the third one,” Rangers...
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June 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland Indians’ Lonnie Chisenhall has career day

Cleveland Indians infielder Lonnie Chisenhall has turned in a game for the record books while going 5-5 with three home runs, four extra-base hits, and nine RBIs in a 17-7 win over the Texas Rangers. Chisenhall became the fourth player in the past 100 years with five hits, three home runs, and nine RBI’s.  He matched the Boston Red Sox’s Fred Lynn (June 18, 1975), Brooklyn Dodgers’...
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Cleveland Indians’ Lonnie Chisenhall has career day

Cleveland Indians infielder Lonnie Chisenhall has turned in a game for the record books while going 5-5 with three home runs, four extra-base hits, and nine RBIs in a 17-7 win over the Texas Rangers. Chisenhall became the fourth player in the past 100 years with five hits, three home runs, and nine RBI’s.  He matched the Boston Red Sox’s Fred Lynn (June 18, 1975), Brooklyn Dodgers’...
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Pirates to call up top prospect Gregory Polanco

Anticipation has been building in Pittsburgh for weeks. It wasn’t a question of if, but when outfielder Gregory Polanco would finally get promoted to the major leagues. According to Polanco himself, he has been called up to the majors, and will join the Pirates active roster on Tuesday. The wait is over…. My dream has officially come true Pittsburgh, see you mañana!! — Gregory...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos hope to extend Demaryius Thomas, Julius Thomas before training camp

The Denver Broncos would like to sign wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas to long-term deals before training camp. “We’ve already talked to them to see if we can do something before the beginning of the year,” said Broncos general manager John Elway to Mike Klis of The Denver Post.  “We’d like to get something done before the beginning of camp. We...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Jordy Nelson open about his desire to stay with Packers

The Green Bay Packers will have two receivers that they need to lock up long-term in the near future in Jordy Nelson and Randall Cobb, and Nelson is making it clear that he wants to remain with the Packers. Nelson has been very open about his desire to return to Green Bay, and that is certainly great news for them to say the least. His family is very happy in the city of Green Bay...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Hornets targeting Doug McDermott with 9th pick?

The Charlotte Hornets are expected to be targeting shooting and scoring with the ninth overall pick in the NBA Draft, and they have their eye on one player in particular that would add both of those things. Doug McDermott is currently the player that most analysts believe that the Hornets will target, and he is expected to be there at the ninth pick. He shot over 40% from behind...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss

Bridgewater fine with not starting immediately

The Minnesota Vikings believe that they drafted their quarterback of the future in Teddy Bridgewater, and they want to bring him along slowly rather than throwing him out to the dogs in his first season. Some young quarterbacks find that hard to handle, but Bridgewater is very positive about taking some time to learn the game from the sidelines. There is still a very good chance...
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June 09, 2014  |  Discuss
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