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Clippers re-sign Glen Davis

The Los Angeles Clippers have re-signed Glen Davis for a one-year deal, reports the Los Angeles Times. Davis agreed to a 1-year, veteran minimum deal of $1.2 million, sources. — Brad Turner (@BA_Turner) July 17, 2014 Davis, 28, averaged 9.4 points and 5.2 rebounds in 68 games played last season with the Orlando Magic and Clippers.  Davis signed with the Clippers in February and...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Red Sox GM: ‘I didn’t do a good enough job building a complete offense’

Boston Red Sox general manager Ben Cherington told WEEI’s “Dennis & Callahan” on Thursday morning that it is his fault the team is having the worst first half in nearly 20 years. The Red Sox are in last place in the American League East with a 43-52 record and are last in the AL in runs scored (367). “I think obviously our biggest issue, at least up until very recently...
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July 17, 2014  |  1 Comment

Patrick Kane, Jonathan Toews happy to be ‘locked up’ in Chicago

Jonathan Toews and Patrick Kane didn’t really consider leaving the Chicago Blackhawks. Toews and Kane chose to avoid hitting the open market as free agents July 1, 2015 by signing identical eight-year contract extensions on July 9, reportedly worth $84 million each. “I remember when I was drafted, meeting other players from other teams [who told] me how great the city of Chicago...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Arron Afflalo believes Nuggets are a championship team

Denver Nuggets shooting guard Arron Afflalo believes his team can be contenders “under the right mindset and coaching.” Afflalo was re-acquired by the Nuggets in a trade with the Orlando Magic after being traded as part of a four-team, 12-player deal in 2012 that landed Denver Andre Iguodala and helped Dwight Howard go to the Lakers. “Being traded for me is a positive...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Tiger Woods shoots 1st-round 69: ‘I’m only going to get better’

Tiger Woods is 3-under-par 69 at Royal Liverpool following his opening round of the Open Championship. Woods trails early leader Rory McIlroy by three strokes. Woods showed no ill effects from the March 31 back surgery. “I knew I could do it,” Woods said. “That’s why I was telling you guys it was so important for me to play at Congressional. The fact that I was able...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Broncos hope to sign Demaryius Thomas, Julius Thomas during camp

The Denver Broncos have offered wide receiver Demaryius Thomas and tight end Julius Thomas contracts and will continue to negotiate with both players after training camp opens July 24, Broncos general manager John Elway told USA Today Sports on Wednesday. “Nothing is going to get done before camp, but we’ll keep talking to them in camp,” Elway said. Both Thomases are entering...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Los Angeles Lakers sign forward Ed Davis

The Los Angeles Lakers agreed to terms with Memphis Grizzlies free agent forward Ed Davis on Wednesday. According to Yahoo Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski, the deal is for two-years worth $2 million.  Davis has a player option on the second year. Davis’ deal is two years, $2M, with a player option on the 2015-’16 season. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 17, 2014...
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How will Rodney Stuckey fit in with the Pacers?

The Indiana Pacers lost free agent shooting guard Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets, and they didn’t take long to sign his replacement. Rodney Stuckey was signed to a one-year contract to help replace Stephenson, and he will have to play his way into another contract next offseason. There simply wasn’t much interest in him on the open market, and that allowed Larry Bird...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Fantasy football outlook: Antonio Brown

The Pittsburgh Steelers relied heavily on wide receiver Antonio Brown last season, and that is likely to be the case once again this season. Ben Roethlisberger loves the big play threat that Brown offers to him, and he is also able to make big plays out of short screen passes. He had a very big season last year, and everything is looking like that will be the case once again this...
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July 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Indiana Pacers agree to deal with Rodney Stuckey

The Indiana Pacers lost up-and-coming star shooting guard Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets earlier today, but they did not take too long to sign his replacement. According to a report from Sam Amick, the Pacers have agreed to a one-year deal with free agent shooting guard Rodney Stuckey. This isn’t exactly a move that will excite many fans, but it is a very solid pickup...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Lenny Wilkens says he’d trade Wiggins for Love ‘in a heartbeat’

NBA Hall of Fame player and coach Lenny Wilkens spoke to 92.3 The Fan in Cleveland, Ohio, about all things Cavaliers related on Wednesday. One subject Wilkens covered was the dilemma of whether or not the Cavaliers should trade Andrew Wiggins, the No. 1 overall pick in June’s draft, in a deal for Minnesota Timberwolves forward Kevin Love. Wilkens said he’d trade Wiggins “in...
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Ray Allen talking to Cleveland Cavaliers, Houston Rockets

The Cleveland Cavaliers have been bringing in LeBron James’ former teammates from Miami in Mike Miller and James Jones, and they are currently looking to add one more. According to a report from Shandel Richardson of the South Florida Sun Sentinel, both the Cavaliers and Houston Rockets are talking about potential deals with Ray Allen. Allen has been seriously considering retirement...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Golden State Warriors sign Brandon Rush

The Golden State Warriors have agreed to terms on a deal with free agent shooting guard Brandon Rush, reports Yahoo! Sports’ Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal is worth $2.5 million. Free agent Brandon Rush has agreed to a one-year deal with Golden State, league source tells Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) July 16, 2014 After the announcement, Wojnarowski also revealed...
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Patriots DL Armond Armstead retires

New England Patriots first-year DL Armond Armstead announced his retirement on Wednesday. Armstead, 23, signed with the Patriots on Feb. 1, 2013, after one season with the Toronto Argonauts of the Canadian Football League.  He was placed on the Reserve/Non-Football Injury List on Aug. 26, 2013. “It has been a pleasure being around Armond, as he gave everything he could to...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

2014 MLB All-Star Game’s best GIFs

The 2014 All-Star Game ended with a 5-3 American League victory over the National League.  The game gave fans a chance to bid farewell to Derek Jeter and watch Mike Trout take home his first ASG MVP award. Here are the best GIFs from the game via MLB.com: Jeter: Trout triple: Miguel Cabrera home Run: Troy Tulowitzki slide: The post 2014 MLB All-Star Game’s best GIFs appeared...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Arian Foster: Houston is ‘Andre Johnson’s city’

Houston Texans running back Arian Foster spoke with a Houston-area news station this week, and gave his thoughts on the Andre Johnson situation. Johnson, frustrated with the current direction of the team, has told the organization he’d like to play for another team. To this point, Houston has been unwilling to accommodate him with a trade. Foster spoke about a number of things...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Wizards acquire DeJuan Blair in sign-and-trade deal

The Washington Wizards have acquired veteran forward DeJuan Blair in a sign-and-trade deal with the Dallas Mavericks, reports ESPN’s Marc Stein. Wizards staying busy: ESPN sources say Washington and Dallas Mavericks on course to finalize DeJuan Blair sign-and-trade deal later today — Marc Stein (@ESPNSteinLine) July 16, 2014 Blair confirmed the move on Twitter. DC!! ...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Cleveland Cavaliers add James Jones

The Cleveland Cavaliers added another one of LeBron James Miami Heat teammates, locking up forward James Jones on Wednesday, reports Brian Windhorst of ESPN.com. Jones, an 11-year veteran, played the past six seasons with the Miami Heat.  According to Windhorst, James will sign for the veteran’s minimum of $1.4 million. Jones averaged 4.9 points in 20 games last season...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacers looking to sign Rodney Stuckey

The Indiana Pacers lost Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets earlier this morning, but they might be closing in on his replacement. According to a report from ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Pacers are expressing serious interest in signing free agent shooting guard Rodney Stuckey. There have been some rumors all offseason long that the Pacers could look to Stuckey if they lost Stephenson...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Pacers players wanted Bird to up Stephenson’s offer

The Indiana Pacers lost starting shooting guard Lance Stephenson to the Charlotte Hornets early this morning, and his former Pacers teammates are very unhappy with the way things were handled. According to a report from Sporting News’ Sean Deveney, Stephenson’s former teammates wanted Larry Bird to up his offer in order to convince him to come back to Indiana. This is certainly...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Lance Stephenson thanks Indiana Pacers

Lance Stephenson has decided to join the Charlotte Hornets on a three-year, $27.4 million deal after playing four seasons with the Indiana Pacers. Stephenson thanked Pacers president of basketball operations Larry Bird, the fans and his teammates on Wednesday via his Twitter account. “Indy, I had a great 4 years. Thank you Larry Bird, the fans, my coaches and teammates for the...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Predators take a chance on Mike Ribeiro, Derek Roy

The Nashville Predators signed Mike Ribeiro and Derek Roy to one-year contracts Tuesday. Ribeiro will make $1.05 million and Roy signed for $1 million. “Mike is a talented veteran center who has produced offensively everywhere he has played,” general manager David Poile said. “We have done our due diligence and believe Mike has a lot to offer to our team, improves us at our...
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Mike McCarthy wants Packers to speed up offense

Green Bay Packers coach Mike McCarthy has one goal for Arron Rodgers and the offense in 2014: Run 75 plays per game. “We play pretty fast, but you always want to play faster,” McCarthy said during an interview near the end of the offseason program last month with Rob Demovsky of ESPN.com. “With a guy like Aaron, he plays faster than anybody I’ve ever been around.” The...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Rangers agree to terms with Matthew Lombardi

The New York Rangers announced Wednesday that center Matthew Lombardi has agreed to terms on a free agent contract. Hearing Matthew Lombardi deal is worth 800k per year with Rangers on 2-year deal. Working to confirm. — Patrick Kearns (@PatrickKearns) July 16, 2014 The 32 year-old Lombardi spent last season overseas, leading the Swiss League in scoring with 50 points (20-30-50...
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July 16, 2014  |  Discuss

Chandler Parsons: ‘I didn’t mean to sound ungrateful or disrespectful’

Chandler Parsons said Tuesday that his comments a day earlier were not meant to be disrespectful to the Houston Rockets. “I didn’t mean to sound ungrateful or disrespectful in any way,” Parsons said of his comments to Yahoo! Sports. “I just simply meant that I was offended that they didn’t view me as a core piece of their team going forward and they didn’t view me as...
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July 16, 2014  |  1 Comment
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