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Why LeBron James made the right decision this time

LeBron James is headed back to Cleveland LeBron James has shaken the basketball world once again with his decision to return to Cleveland. In a short essay via SI.com, James explained the reasons that made him want to come back to Northeast Ohio. In one of the craziest turns you’ll see in sports, James has a chance to create a once-in-a-generation storyline for an athlete, ever...
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LeBron James says he is going back to Cleveland

LeBron James is rejoining the Cleveland Cavaliers! Redemption time? King James has announced his intentions to rejoin the Cleveland Cavaliers as he wrote an essay detailing his decision via SI.com. LeBron James said that he always envisioned himself coming back to Cleveland, he just didn’t know when. James also made it clear that he did not have any issues with the players, coaches...
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Calculating the Speed of your Baseball Pitch

Professional baseball players know how fast they can pitch a ball, and they typically use a radar gun to determine the speed. Nolan Ryan, for example, was added to the Guinness World Records for pitching a fastball clocked at 100.9 miles per hour against the Detroit Tigers on August 20, 1974. For those who are not in the major leagues and don’t have access to one of the many radar...
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LeBron didn’t care for Pat Riley’s end-of-season press conference

LeBron James apparently wasn’t too thrilled with Pat Riley’s season-ending presser The LeBron James headlines continue to come in waves while the game’s best player ponders his future. If you check your Twitter feed, you can see what LeBron James is doing seemingly by the minute. And thus, you would already know that The King has met with the Miami Heat brass including Pat...
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Reigning Tour de France champion Chris Froome abandons after multiple crashes

Chaos reigned today on the Tour de France Stage 5, starting in Ypres (Belgium) to Arenberg – Porte Du Hainaut (France).  A crazy mixture of tenacious rain and slippery cobblestones forced a number of slips, crashes and injuries.  And after two successive crashes, the course got the best of 2013 Tour de France champion Chris Froome, as he abandoned the race and jumped into the...
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Emmanuel Sanders: “I just made it into wide receiver heaven”

(Credit: Fansided) Former Pittsburgh Steelers receiver Emmanuel Sanders is elated to be a member of the Denver Broncos. He signed a three-year, $15 million deal with Denver after spending his first four seasons in Pittsburgh. As a receiver, Sanders has the luxury of going from Ben Roethlisberger as his quarterback to now arguably the best ever in Peyton Manning. Sanders wasn’t...
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PHOTO: Defending Tour de France champ Chris Froome suffers gnarly scrapes after crash

In an otherwise uneventful stage, defending Tour de France Champion Chris Froome was be-felled by an unusual crash (in that it was at low speed) and suffered carnage as a result.  A pocket of peloton riders were distressed early in Stage 4, seemingly not that bad, until you saw the scrapes suffered by the defending tour champion.  Check out the left side from knee to hip to elbow...
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Pau Gasol could end up in San Antonio?

Could Pau Gasol be playing alongside Tim Duncan next year? Although Carmelo Anthony, LeBron James and Chris Bosh seem to be receiving all of attention during this free agency frenzy, Pau Gasol remains one of the most intriguing players left in the free agent pool. Gasol, despite his age, is a highly skilled big man who would fit nearly every system out there. And depending on where...
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Super Bowl win wasn’t enough for Percy Harvin

(Credit: Rant Sports) WR Percy Harvin made a couple big plays in the Seahawks 43-8 win over the Broncos in Super Bowl XLVIII. However, he only appeared in one regular season game due to a hip injury that wouldn’t go away. So, Harvin got himself a ring, but he believes he has some unfinished business to take care of after watching most of the Seahawks’ title run from the sideline...
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Two NFL Stars Pose Nude For ESPN Magazine

In the upcoming ESPN The Magazine body issue that will be released July 11th, Seattle Seahawks Running Back Marshawn Lynch and Arizona Cardinals Wide Receiver Larry Fitzgarld posed nude. Last season, the sports world went abuzz after San Francisco QB Colin Kaupernick posed for the magazine. Take a look if you dare: Source: FACEBOOK Sports-Kings Writer Jon Judd Follow me on Twitter @JJ_SK28
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Listen: Metta World Peace drops new Rap song “Thanks Mom, Thanks Dad”

(USA Today Sports) Heeeee’s baaaaackkkkk! Metta World Peace has picked up the mic again and released his new track “Thanks Mom, Thanks Dad”. In the single he raps “Thanks Mom.. N.. thanks dad//Cuz you whooped my ass everytime that I was bad//” Check out the track that he announced via Twitter below. Metta World Peace – Thanks Mom, Thanks Dad Sports-Kings Network Manager...
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Norv Turner has irrational confidence in Vikings quarterbacks

(Credit: CBS) The Minnesota Vikings have a legitimate QB competition on their hands heading into training camp. Offensive coordinator Norv Turner has said that Matt Cassel. Christian Ponder, and rookie Teddy Bridgewater will all have a chance to win the starting job. That makes sense. What doesn’t make sense is the amount of praise Turner is giving two mediocre guys and a player...
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Could CC Sabathia retire from baseball?

CC Sabathia has been a workhorse his entire MLB career   New York Yankees have had a plethora of overpriced players over the past 15 years. You could scroll through Google and find the ridiculous contracts that the Yanks brass have handed out. One player in particular isn’t even playing this year and that’s Alex Rodriguez – which the Yanks have a few more seasons of that monstrosity...
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Maximize Your Time on the Lake With a Wake Board Tower

There is no greater summer pleasure than enjoying a beautiful day out on the water. Add to this tranquil scenario a high performance boat plus a wake board and experience the thrills and spills of high-energy water sports. In order to have the most enjoyable time, wakeboarding enthusiasts must have wake board towers attached to their boats. There are several reasons for this. Why...
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WATCH: Bird hit by pitch, announcers remain optimistic on birds health

In another tragic turn of events similar to the great “Randy Johnson explodes bird with fastball” event of thirteen years ago, minor league pitcher Jonathan Maciel murdered yet another bird with a fastball right down the middle. Maciel, whom plays for the West Michigan Whitecaps, threw an 83 mph fastball that nailed a bird that was minding it’s own business. Concerned onlookers...
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Antonio Brown answers The Rock’s “Hercules’ challenge

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Idiotic spectators take selfies on Tour de France course

In the sport of professional cycling, there is literally no boundary between the fans and the cyclists. Stage races, such as the Tour de France, go for thousands of miles, and fans are expected to behave and allow the cyclists proper room to operate. However, a new fad has emerged at this year’s race, and it is irritating the competitors to the highest degree. Spectators have been...
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Ex-Brown on Josh Gordon: “Please help this kid”

(Credit: USA Today) Cleveland Browns wide receiver Josh Gordon was arrested over the weekend on suspicion of DWI in North Carolina. He was already facing a suspension for a failed drug test that he was set to appeal very soon, but that now looks like the least of his worries. Gordon’s former teammate, D’Qwell Jackson, believes the talented-but-troubled player needs help, and...
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Deployed Green Beret college football player pens patriotic letter for 4th of July

Not what most players do in the offseasonCredit: Caring for Camo In the case of 32-year-old Texas Longhorns long-snapper Nate Boyer, the term “going to battle” means something completely different than lining up in the Cotton Bowl against Oklahoma or in the Alamo Bowl against Oregon.  It means keeping an eye out for the enemy and being prepared to defend against an ambush at...
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PHOTO: Fan Gets A Suarez’s World Cup Bite Tattoo

Luis Suarez will, without a doubt, live forever in World Cup history after he bit Giorgio Chiellini. But now he will also live forever on one soccer fans skin: Just got a tattoo.. #SuarezWasErepic.twitter.com/01VKCbPdZt — Rach’s Boyf (@Jordan_Coombe) July 5, 2014 Tip of the cap to you @Jordan_Coombe, you nailed it. Sports-Kings Contributor Jon Judd Follow me on Twitter @JJ_SK28
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Brazilian legend Ronaldo on Neymar injury: ‘It was deliberate’

Ronaldo in action for Brazil in 2002 (vua CNN.com) On Friday night, Brazil played Colombia for a place in the semi-finals of the World Cup. During the game, star player Neymar was hit in the back by a Colombian player, Juan Camilo Zuniga.  Nemar and Zuniga were both chasing a ball in the air when Zuniga drove his knee into Neymar’s back.  The hit was bad enough that Neymar suffered...
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Top five most surprising NBA free agent signings

Somehow, Ben Gordon continues to get paid by NBA teams The 2014 NBA free agency period has been filled with surprises and anticipation. The aforementioned anticipation began during the season when players began to decide whether they would become a free agent or re-sign a contract with their current team. The biggest names that decided to make the move to free agency were Kevin...
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Rihanna’s “Colombian Cutie” tweet goes viral

A Colombia fan has been made famous overnight after Rihanna posted a picture of her at the World Cup with the headline “Colombian Cutie.” Rihanna has been an avid World Cup fan, tweeting regularly about the action. As for the Colombian fan, I can’t say I disagree with Ri-Ri. https://t.co/Uwj68Kakvd Colombian Cutie — Rihanna (@rihanna) July 4, 2014
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Marty Mornhinweg makes ridiculous comment about Chris Johnson

(Credit: Bleacher Report) Jets running back Chris Johnson has no shortage of confidence heading into the 2014 season, and apparently his offensive coordinator, Marty Mornhinweg, shares this confidence. Johnson has shown flashes of being a very good running back, even rushing for over 2,000 yards in 2009. However, Mornhinweg went off the deep end when talking about him. “He’s...
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Yellow sheep make an appearance at Tour de France

One would think that the Tour de France would start in France.  And one would be wrong.  For the 2nd time in history (2007), “Le Tour” began across the British Channel in the United Kingdown, specifically Leeds to Harrogate.  And England has tour fever, complete with the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge (Prince William and Princess Kate that is) as well as Prince Harry and Prime...
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