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Odell Beckham injury scare proves Giants need to finally pay him

Wednesday  06:05,   23 august 2017
New York Daily News

If John Mara and Steve Tisch haven't seen the movie 'Rounders,' they should brush up on it immediately. If John Mara and Steve Tisch haven't seen the movie 'Rounders,' they should brush up on it[...]

Sean McVay takes very high road in response to Mike Martz

Wednesday  06:05,   23 august 2017
Sporting News

The 31-year-old Rams head coach was asked Tuesday about Martz's critical comments in an upcoming book.Instead of criticizing Martz for endangering quarterbacks with his wide-open offensive system, the current 31-year-old Rams coach instead[...]

Sanchez homers twice, Tanaka sharp as Yanks rout Tigers 13-4

Wednesday  06:01,   23 august 2017
Associated Press

Gary Sanchez hit two home runs — including a first-inning drive estimated at nearly 500 feet — and Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven tidy innings in his return from the disabled list to lead the New York Yankees to a 13-4 victory over the Detroit Tigers [...]

Yankees' Gary Sanchez slugs second-longest home run of season

Wednesday  06:00,   23 august 2017
Sporting News

Teammate Aaron Judge is the only player to hit a longer home run than the one Sanchez launched Tuesday.Sanchez's home run did actually touch down, but it took a while to reach the outfield seats. The home run, which traveled 493 feet, was the[...]

Ball State forward Zach Hollywood dies

Wednesday  05:45,   23 august 2017

The Ball State men's basketball team suffered a tragic loss, as the university announced in a brief letter to student-athletes that forward Zach Hollywood died Tuesday afternoon. He was 19 years old. "On behalf of Ball State University, it is[...]

Old Isaiah Thomas tweet about LeBron goes viral following trade

Wednesday  05:40,   23 august 2017

Isaiah Thomas may have a little clarifying to do when he first sees new teammate LeBron James. Thomas was traded to the Cleveland Cavaliers on Tuesday in a blockbuster deal. Thomas is on an expiring contract and recovering from a hip injury, so the [...]

NBA trade news: Celtics snag top player in Kyrie Irving, but did they win deal with Cavs?

Wednesday  05:40,   23 august 2017
Sporting News

The Celtics did trade for the best player in Kyrie Irving, the question is, did they get any better? © (Getty Images) Cavs guard Kyrie Irving [...]

ESPN moves announcer named Robert Lee off Virginia game

Wednesday  05:35,   23 august 2017

ESPN is going out of its way to try and avoid controversies related to the highly sensitive matter that occurred in Charlottesville two weeks ago. ESPN confirmed on Tuesday night that they moved an announcer named Robert Lee off the[...]

UFC releases statement on Jon Jones USADA drug test failure

Wednesday  05:20,   23 august 2017
SB Nation

Photo by Sean M. Haffey/Getty Images Jon Jones is once again making headlines for all the wrong reasons, failing a USADA drug test (again) leading up to his UFC 214 light heavyweight title fight with Daniel Cormier. The news of the drug violation[...]

Report: Five-Star Recruit Mitchell Robinson Will Not Play College Basketball This Season

Wednesday  05:10,   23 august 2017
Sports Illustrated

Former five-star recruit Mitchell Robinson will not play college basketball this season and will instead focus on preparing for the NBA draft, reports Yahoo! Sports' Pat Forde.Robinson originally committed to Texas A&M but switched after the [...]

Irving 'thrilled' with trade to Celtics; team believes he'll stay long term

Wednesday  04:25,   23 august 2017
SB Nation

Kyrie Irving is “thrilled” to be a Boston Celtic after the Cavs traded him for Isaiah Thomas, Jae Crowder, Ante Zizic and the Nets’ 2018 first-round pick, according to ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Kyrie Irving is “thrilled” to be a Boston[...]

Jon Jones failed drug test at UFC 214

Wednesday  04:05,   23 august 2017
SB Nation

Jon Jones failed a drug test in relation to UFC 214. The longtime UFC light heavyweight champion tested positive for a banned substance in an in-competition USADA test in relation to his fight with Daniel Cormier on July 29 in Anaheim, Calif., and[...]

Malignaggi discusses confrontation with McGregor and ‘Bring your balls’ comment

Wednesday  03:55,   23 august 2017
SB Nation

There was a surprise attendee at today's 'Grand Arrival' event in Las Vegas, Nevada where fight festivities for the Conor McGregor vs Floyd Mayweather fight got underway with a bang. Paulie Malignaggi turned up and managed to get right[...]

Kyrie Irving vs. LeBron James is the best, beefiest way to open the NBA season

Wednesday  03:50,   23 august 2017
SB Nation

The Cavs and Celtics swapped Kyrie Irving and Isaiah Thomas for undoubtedly the biggest trade of the summer.Opening Night in the NBA is going to be [...]

Report: Odell Beckham Jr. Looking Into $100 Million Insurance Policy For This Season

Wednesday  03:35,   23 august 2017
Sports Illustrated

Odell Beckham Jr. is looking into getting injury insurance if he does not get a contract extension before Week 1, Charles Robinson of Yahoo! Sports reports. According to Robinson, Beckham is eyeing a policy that could be worth more than[...]