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Tony Romo quits golf, basketball and soccer

Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has suffered through back surgeries the past two summers, which is why he’s decided to quit his favorite offseason sports. Romo is known for playing in soccer and basketball leagues as well as being an avid golfer.  However, this offseason, those sports will have to take a backseat to football. “Well, I love football,” said Romo to Clarence...
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June 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Lightning even series, but Ben Bishop leaves Game 2

Jason Garrison’s power-play goal in the third period gave the Tampa Bay Lightning a 4-3 win against the Chicago Blackhawks in Game 2 of the Stanley Cup Final at Amalie Arena on Saturday. The best-of-7 series is tied 1-1 with Game 3 at United Center on Monday (8 p.m. ET; NBC, CBC, TVA Sports). Lightning goalie Ben Bishop left twice in the third period and was replaced...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Josh Robinson could be an impact player for Colts

Josh Robinson was a sixth round pick by the Indianapolis Colts in the 2015 NFL Draft, and was expected to be a third-string running back. Those expectations are changing a bit as he has had a strong showing in OTA’s, and there is believe that he could very well have an impact during the upcoming season. According to Kevin Bowen of Colts.com, Robinson has a very good chance to be...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

American Pharoah wins first Triple Crown since 1978

American Pharoah won the 2015 Belmont Stakes to become the first Triple Crown winner since 1978 on Saturday. American Pharoah is the 12th horse to win the Triple Crown, ending a 37-year drought. Ridden by Victor Espinoza, American Pharoah went off as a 3-5 favorite. He took the lead early and pulled away on the homestretch. Thirteen horses had failed in the third leg of the Triple...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Khris Middleton wants to return to Milwaukee Bucks

Khris Middleton is ready to hit the free agent market this coming offseason, and would love to return to the Milwaukee Bucks on a long-term contract next season. He is ready to cash in with a major payday after the impressive season that he put together, and will receive quite a bit of interest from other teams. Despite all of the interest that he could have on the market, Middleton...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Brian Hartline making good impression early with Browns

The Cleveland Browns were in desperate need of adding help at the wide receiver position, and that is where veteran wide receiver Brian Hartline came in. He was signed to be a potential starter, and he has been making a good impression with his new team early on in offseason action. #Browns Pettine on WR Brian Hartline: all he does is get open and catch the ball. — Scott Petrak...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Joseph Randle expected to be Cowboys starting RB

The Dallas Cowboys were one of the more dangerous offenses in the NFL last season, but suffered a major loss when DeMarco Murray chose to sign with the Philadelphia Eagles in free agency. Now, they have to figure out how to replace his production in the ground game. Joseph Randle appears to be the starting running back to start the 2015 season, and he’ll have to work hard to prove...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

NFL player reveals termination letter

Cleveland Browns cornerback Tramon Williams shared a photo of his termination letter from the NFL from his rookie season in 2006, when he was cut by the Houston Texans at the end of the preseason. Anyone who has watched HBO’s “Hard Knocks” has seen players walk into the office of their head coach or general manager and be given the bad news that they are no longer on the...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch Athletics’ switch-pitcher Pat Venditte throw 2 shutout frames

Oakland Athletics’ Pat Venditte became the first full-time switch-pitcher in the modern era of Major League Baseball on Friday night. Venditte, 30, worked the seventh and eighth innings of a 4-2 loss to the Red Sox. “It’s been a crazy 24 hours, but well worth it,” said Venditte, who was selected from Triple-A Nashville earlier in the day. “You play it over 1,000 times...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Kyrie Irving’s NBA Finals are over after one game

Cleveland Cavaliers point guard Kyrie Irving had to leave Game 1 of the NBA Finals with an apparent knee injury.  On Friday, the team revealed that Kyrie had a fractured left knee cap. “He will have surgery to repair the knee in the coming days at the Cleveland Clinic in Cleveland by Cavaliers head team physician Dr. Richard Parker,” the team said in an announcement. “His...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

Doug Martin continuing to get first-team reps with Buccaneers

Doug Martin has had a rough past couple of seasons since breaking out and looking like a star during his rookie year. There were rumors that the Tampa Bay Buccaneers could trade him this past offseason, but they chose to keep him for one more season. According to reports, he is still being given first-team reps during OTA’s and will likely open the season as their starting running...
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June 06, 2015  |  Discuss

49ers RT Anthony Davis retires at age 25

San Francisco 49ers right tackle Anthony Davis became the fourth member of the team to retire this offseason. Davis, 25, joins linebackers Patrick Willis, 30, and Chris Borland, 24, and defensive lineman Justin Smith, 35, in retirement. “After a few years of thought, I’ve decided it will be best for me to take a year or so away from the NFL,” Davis said in a release. “This...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Henderson-Boetsch headline UFC Fight Night 68

On Saturday, MMA’s leading promotion will hold its fifth event in as many weeks when veteran Dan Henderson squares-off with Tim Boetsch in the main event of UFC Fight Night 68 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans. Scheduled to air on Fox Sports 1, the main card was initially slated to host a light heavyweight-headliner between rivals Daniel Cormier and Ryan Bader, but the...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

UFC-USADA partnership makes MMA history

After years of operating within a climate of sporadic drug use and under a cloud of PED-fueled doubt, the UFC made MMA history this week when it was announced that the promotion has partnered with the United States Anti-Doping Agency for a strict testing program that will cover a lot more than just performance-enhancing drugs. Scheduled to begin on July 1st, the USADA will have the...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Buffalo Bills: 3 bold predictions for 2015

  The Buffalo Bills had a very busy offseason, and are hoping to take a major step forward during the 2015 season. Rex Ryan was hired to be the head coach that could help get them over the hump and into the playoffs, but there were quite a few player acquisitions as well. LeSean McCoy was acquired from the Philadelphia Eagles, while Charles Clay and Percy Harvin were also added...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Kam Chancellor: This is the strongest offseason I’ve ever had

Seattle Seahawks All-Pro safety Kam Chancellor, who has been a full participant in offseason practices after playing through a torn MCL in the Super Bowl, says this offseason is his best. “I think this is the strongest offseason I’ve had since I’ve been in the league,” Chancellor said, via the Tacoma News Tribune. “I’ve been actually able to train in the offseason...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Allen Iverson denies being drunk during ‘practice’ rant

Former NBA star Allen Iverson told ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith that he relayed on “First Take,” that he wasn’t drunk during his 2002 “practice” rant. “This is a flat-out lie,” Smith said Friday on “First Take.” “Allen Iverson was not drunk the day he had that press conference about practice.” Smith said he spoke to the former Philadelphia 76ers star for 45...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Can the Cleveland Cavaliers win without Kyrie Irving?

LeBron James put up a vintage performance in Game 1 of the NBA Finals for the Cleveland Cavaliers, but it wasn’t enough to beat the Golden State Warriors. Now, looking ahead at the remainder of the series, there is a dark cloud covering the Cleveland side of things. Star point guard Kyrie Irving went down with a knee injury late in the game, and was seen leaving the arena on crutches...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Amari Cooper appears like the ‘real deal’ in Raiders OTA’s

Amari Cooper was selected with the fourth overall pick in the 2015 NFL Draft by the Oakland Raiders, and is ready to take the league by storm in his rookie year. According to reports, he has looked like the “real deal” during OTA’s and has not been making many mental errors. That is very good news for a rookie wide receiver, and the Raiders believe that they have a star in...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Athletics’ Pat Venditte is among baseball’s rarest

His name is Patrick Michael Venditte Jr., he goes by Pat. And if you haven’t heard of him yet, you will soon. The Oakland Athletics promoted Venditte to the Major Leagues on Friday, according to MLB.com’s Jane Lee. Can confirm through a source that switch-pitcher Pat Venditte has been called up and will join the A’s in Boston tonight. — Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) June 5, 2015...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Cavaliers tried to beat Warriors by not passing the ball

The Cleveland Cavaliers didn’t want to be vulnerable to the Golden State Warriors fastbreak attack in Game 1 of the NBA finals, so they isolated LeBron James and cut down on passes. While LeBron James was able to score 44 points, the Cavaliers offense faltered in overtime, leading to a 108-100 loss. The Cavaliers threw just 248 passes in Game 1, as noted by ProBasketballTalk and...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Broncos impressed with Brock Osweiler’s command, composure

Denver Broncos backup quarterback Brock Osweiler is getting a heavier workload during this year’s OTAs, and his teammates can see the progress. With Peyton Manning given rest and relief, Osweiler has been getting first-team repetitions. “He has a lot more command,” said running back C.J. Anderson, via DenverBroncos.com. “He wants to go out there and play. He’s been confident...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Bryce Harper is erasing past mistakes one swing at a time

Praised as one of baseball’s youngest prodigies, criticized for his arrogance and an occasional lack of effort, and lauded for his white-hot start to the current campaign, Washington Nationals’ slugger Bryce Harper has been a constant source of debate since joining the big leagues in 2012. And this season has been no different. For the most part, those outside of Washington...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Watch: NBA stars read mean tweets

Jimmy Kimmel brought in a group of current and former NBA stars to make another great “Mean Tweets” segment. Just in time for the 2015 NBA Finals, Stephen Curry, Blake Griffin and Draymond Green took part in reading some of the nasty things tweeters had to say about them.
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss

NBA Finals: Warriors beat Cavaliers in OT

The Golden State Warriors held the Cleveland Cavaliers to just two points in overtime win Game 1 of the NBA finals on Thursday night. Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight assists to lead the Warriors to a 108-100 victory. Klay Thompson added 21 more with six assists. LeBron James led the Cavaliers with 44 points, while Kyrie Irving, who aggravated his troublesome left leg in overtime...
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June 05, 2015  |  Discuss
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