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  • John Wall agrees to four-year, $170 million contract extension with Wizards

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "The Washington Wizards' long-term future is now a lot clearer, as superstar point guard John Wall agreed to terms on a four-year contract worth $170 million. David Aldridge first reported the news. Wall, 26, re-ups with the Wizards through the 2022-23 season. By the time it expires he will be..." July 21

  • Report: Cavaliers ‘disturbed’ Kyrie Irving trade request became public

    Larry Brown Sports "Nothing is going the Cleveland Cavaliers’ way when it comes to the mess Kyrie Irving is putting them in. According to Chris B. Haynes of ESPN, the Cavaliers are “disturbed” that news of Irving requesting a trade has gone public, fearing that it could impact trade talks." July 21

  • Kyrie Irving said little to reassure Cavs fans that LeBron James won't leave next year

    Chicago Tribune "As Cleveland fans already know, supporting their hometown teams isn't always easy, so that the Cavaliers are going through what one might call a rough patch at the moment isn't exactly revelatory. However, because the current uncertainty involves whether the city's basketball savior LeBron..." July 21

  • LeBron James Reportedly Letting Cavaliers Handle Kyrie Irving Trade Request

    Bleacher Report "With the Cleveland Cavaliers possibly being forced to seek a trade partner for point guard Kyrie Irving, LeBron James is going to let the front office take the lead in granting the All-Star's demands. ESPN's Brian Windhorst reported Friday that Irving asked the Cavs to be traded during a..." July 21

  • Kyrie Irving requesting trade out of Cleveland to find bigger role

    ESPN "Kyrie Irving is ready to end his run with the Cleveland Cavaliers, as league sources told ESPN that the guard has asked the team to trade him. The request came last week and was made to Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert. Irving has expressed that he wants to go play in a situation where he can be a..." July 21

  • Attorney: Texans' D'Onta Foreman tested negative for marijuana

    Houston Chronicle "Houston attorney Chip Lewis said Friday that Texans rookie running back D'Onta Foreman tested negative for marijuana. Lewis, who represents Foreman, said the third-round pick from the University of Texas volunteered to take a urinalysis test at a Houston lab, and the results came back negative..." July 21

  • Dez Bryant missed his Cowboys' conditioning test

    NFL.com "A tremendous act of charity by Dez Bryant wound up costing the Cowboys star receiver. NFL Network Insider Ian Rapoport reported that Bryant showed up three hours late to the team facility on Friday and missed his mandatory conditioning test, per sources. If anyone has a compelling excuse,..." July 21

  • O.J. Simpson offered job at Nevada brothel

    Sportsnaut "It didn’t take long for O.J. Simpson, who will be a free man as early as October 1, to land an interesting job offer. According to TMZ Sports, Simpson has an offer to run Bunny Ranch, a brothel located in Carson City, Nevada. The only problem is, some of the working girls of the brothel have..." July 21

  • Khloé slams trolls over O.J. Simpson dad claims

    Page Six "Khloé Kardashian has furiously hit back after being bombarded by trolls who claim old family friend O.J. Simpson is her biological father. “The Keeping Up With The Kardashians” star, 32, was bombarded with trolling remarks on social media about her “dad” being released from prison after Simpson..." July 21

  • Dolphins & WR Jarvis Landry Seeking “Happy Medium” On Contract

    NFL Trade Rumors "Dolphins WR Jarvis Landry said on NFL Live that he and the team are seeking a “happy medium” on contract negotiations, per Joe Schad. Last week, Barry Jackson of the Miami Herald wrote that the Dolphins have yet to make a contract offer to Landry and there was “nothing percolating,” so it seems..." July 21

  • Blue Jays' Aaron Sanchez dealing with yet another blister issue

    Sporting News "Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said Friday that starting pitcher Aaron Sanchez is suffering yet another blister issue, and may be headed for another disabled list stint, via MLB.com. Sanchez, who allowed five runs (three earned) Wednesday in a 5-1 loss against the Red Sox, has made just eight..." July 21

  • Would Mets consider dealing Steven Matz?

    Newark Star-Ledger "If Sandy Alderson truly declares his team as a seller at the 2017 MLB trade deadline, teams will call about every asset under the Mets sun. That, of course, goes well beyond rental players like Asdrubal Cabrera, Curtis Granderson and Jay Bruce. While those veterans will have contenders..." July 21

  • ‘Scared’ teams running from Zach Britton blockbuster

    New York Post "If Zach Britton were pitching like last year, the Orioles could receive a package back at least as strong as what the Yankees got for Andrew Miller, perhaps more because, at minimum, the super power Astros and Dodgers would be pushing hard to land him. But he is not pitching like last..." July 21

  • Why it’s time for Shapiro, Blue Jays to jumpstart a rebuild

    Sportsnet "There was a time in the Blue Jays’ not-so-distant past when it wasn’t clear what the franchise could be. There were empty seats, bad teams and faded glory. Everyone could remember what it had been. There was no choice. For much of a decade it seemed the team’s only marketing strategy was to..." July 21

  • Teams calling about Bautista, but Jays have others on the block

    CBS Sports "We're now into the second half of the season, and it's become clear the Toronto Blue Jays are not going to make the kind of run required to get back into the postseason race. The Blue Jays are 44-51 and 5 1/2 games back of the second wild card spot with seven teams ahead of them. They have been a..." July 21

  • Flames ink first-rounder Juuso Valimaki to rookie contract

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Calgary Flames signed Finnish defenseman Jusso Valimaki to a three-year, entry-level contract on Friday. Valimaki, 18, was the 16th overall pick of the 2017 NHL Draft. He was selected in that spot after a nice year with the WHL’s Tri-City Americans, scoring 61 points in 60 regular-season..." July 21

  • Hall, Devils to lighten Hischier's load in first NHL season

    NHL.com "New Jersey Devils forward Taylor Hall is no stranger to the expectations that come with being the No. 1 pick of the NHL Draft, and plans to do his best to help center and Devils teammate Nico Hischier navigate what awaits him this season. When Hall was selected the first pick of the 2010 NHL..." July 21

  • Tomas Tatar Signs Four-Year Deal With Detroit Red Wings

    Pro Hockey Rumors "Even after the arbitration hearing went down yesterday, the Detroit Red Wings and Tomas Tatar have come to an agreement on a long-term contract. The four-year deal will pay Tatar $21.2MM, for an average of $5.3MM per season. With less than 24 hours left before an arbitrator made a decision on a..." July 21

  • 'Hawks Wingels fractures foot in training

    TSN "New Chicago Blackhawks centre Tommy Wingels fractured his foot during off-season training, the team's doctor said in a statement on Friday. Dr. Michael Terry added the team expects the 29-year-old native of Evanston, Illinois to need six to eight weeks for recovery and be ready in time for..." July 21

  • Ilya Kovalchuk says next KHL season will be his last

    Sportsnet "Ilya Kovalchuk’s return to the NHL may not have worked for the 2017-18 season, but he’s determined for that to change in a year’s time. Speaking to Russia-24 TV channel, and translated by Sport-Express hockey writer Igor Eronko, Kovalchuk said the upcoming season will be his last in the KHL..." July 21

  • Chelsea signs Real Madrid striker Morata to reported $91M deal

    Sporting News "Chelsea has completed the signing of Real Madrid striker Alvaro Morata on a five-year deal . The Spain international arrives for a reported club-record fee of £70million (approx. $91 million) after the Stamford Bridge side missed out on re-signing Romelu Lukaku, who joined Manchester United..." July 21

  • Barcelona will leave Neymar's decision on future up to him, his father

    ESPN FC "Barcelona have grown tired of the ongoing Neymar speculation and will leave a decision on the player's future up to him and his father, a source close to the Catalan club has told ESPN Deportes. Various reports this week have linked Paris Saint-German to a possible move for the Brazilian star,..." July 21

  • Arsenal monitoring Ross Barkley situation: Gunners ready to rival Tottenham

    The Express "ARSENAL are keeping an eye on Ross Barkley’s situation with his Everton career in doubt. Barkley has one year left on his contract and is yet to agree terms on a new deal. The contract saga has angered Everton boss Ronald Koeman, who has stated the 23-year-old would be sold this summer if he..." July 21

  • Barcelona make shock bid for Philippe Coutinho but Liverpool are expected to reject €80m offer

    Daily Mail "Barcelona have bid €80million (£72m) for Liverpool's Brazil midfielder Philippe Coutinho. Liverpool agreed a new deal until 2022 with the 25-year-old playmaker last season and are expected to reject the offer, feeling it falls short of the player's true value in the current market. That is..." July 21

  • Man Utd plotting move for Renato Sanches: Bayern Munich star available for £40m

    Daily Star "MANCHESTER UNITED are plotting a move for Bayern Munich star Renato Sanches, it has been claimed. Sanches, 19, only joined Bayern last summer, arriving for around £30m from Benfica. But the midfielder went on to endure a disappointing debut campaign in Germany. He made just 17 top flight..." July 21

  • FSU lands commitment from 2019 CB Akeem Dent

    Orlando Sentinel "Akeem Dent wasn’t quite ready to call FSU his leader among colleges courting his services Friday morning at the conclusion of the Jimbo Fisher Football Camp. About two hours later, that was no problem as the former Pahokee star, who has transferred to Palm Beach Central, committed to the..." July 21

  • Ole Miss coach Hugh Freeze resigns amid discovery of call to escort service

    CBS Sports "Ole Miss announced Thursday night that coach Hugh Freeze has resigned, effective immediately, following a "pattern of personal misconduct." Matt Luke will serve as the Rebels' interim coach. While the resignation is sudden, it is not without reason. "This is a sad day for the University of..." July 21

  • Alabama loses former No. 1 RB recruit Emmons to transfer

    SEC Country "B.J. Emmons, who would have been a sophomore running back at Alabama this season, has transferred from the program, SEC Country has learned. Emmons, a former 4-star prospect from Freedom High School (Morganton, N.C.), rushed for 173 yards and a touchdown during the Crimson Tide’s first seven..." July 20

  • Jim Harbaugh hiring former 49ers executive Tom Gamble

    Sportsnaut "Michigan football head coach Jim Harbaugh has reportedly bolstered his talent evaluation department by hiring former San Francisco 49ers executive Tom Gamble. Tim Kawakami of The Athletic reported this news, which has yet to be confirmed by the school’s athletic department. Gamble and..." July 20

  • Lane Kiffin says he's learned from mistakes and is ready to go at Florida Atlantic

    USA Today "Wearing a summer suit and a subdued expression, Lane Kiffin pronounced himself ready for the fall. No, not that kind. Autumn. Kickoff. During an appearance Thursday at Conference USA media days, Florida Atlantic’s new head coach said he has learned from past mistakes, as well as from his time..." July 20

  • J-Mychal Reese receives medical waiver and is free to transfer

    Fanrag Sports "J-Mychal Reese, most recently with North Texas, has received a medical waiver and is free to transfer, a source told FanRag Sports on Friday. Per NCAA transfer rules, since having graduated, Reese can commit to another university and be eligible to play in the upcoming season. Reese is actually..." July 21

  • Gonzaga attempting to pry Buddy Boeheim away from Syracuse

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Syracuse's Jim Boeheim has some competition for the 2018 recruit closest to his heart — his son, Buddy Boeheim. Buddy, a 6-5 shooting guard from New York, has said he’ll likely wind up at Syracuse to play for his father. Therefore, he hasn’t gained much recruiting attention and only had offers..." July 21

  • Coach K: Grayson Allen 'fully recovered' from ankle surgery

    USA Today "Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said in a recent ESPN podcast that star player Grayson Allen had successful surgery on an ankle this offseason. “We had him away from basketball for about three months,” Krzyzewski said of Allen. “He had a minor operation on his ankle. He’s now fully recovered, so his..." July 20

  • Top-20 2018 recruit Reggie Perry announces his commitment

    Fanrag Sports "Former Arkansas Razorbacks commit Reggie Perry told FanRag Sports that he has committed to the Mississippi State Bulldogs. The 6-foot-9, 225-pound power forward is a five-star prospect and a top-20 player in the Class of 2018, according to most reputable recruiting services. After opting not..." July 17

  • Report: Michigan grad transfer Andrew Dakich changes mind, off to OSU

    Detroit Free Press "The past two years have seen a grad transfer from the Michigan basketball team catch on with a Big Ten team. Two years ago, Max Bielfeldt finished his career with Indiana, and last season Spike Albrecht played his final year with Purdue this past season. Now, their former teammate appears to..." July 17