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"The L.A. Clippers’ losing skid has now hit nine games following their loss to the New York Knicks on Monday night. And according to the New York..." Read More
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  • LaVar Ball: Luke Walton, Lakers ‘don’t know how to coach my son’

    Larry Brown Sports "Lonzo Ball has experienced some growing pains early on in his NBA career, and his father LaVar believes that has something to do with the Los Angeles Lakers not knowing the best way to coach the rookie. Like most of his teammates, Lonzo Ball’s performance this season has been inconsistent. The..." November 21

  • Kevin Durant still questionable against Thunder due to ankle sprain

    247 Sports "Due to the presence of Kevin Durant, games between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Golden State Warriors are always filled with hype and anticipation. But Durant may end up missing Wednesday's game between the two teams due to a lingering ankle injury. Durant missed Golden State's game against..." November 21

  • Patrick Beverley on Clippers skid: 'Feels like 100 losses

    Sportsnaut "The Los Angeles Clippers opened the season with a 5-2 record, but nothing has gone right since then. And point guard Patrick Beverley is rightfully furious about it. Following the team’s 107-85 shortcoming to the New York Knicks, Beverley said he was “pissed off” and challenged the starters to..." November 21

  • LeBron James to Voice Gwangi in 2018 Animated Movie 'Smallfoot'

    Bleacher Report "Cleveland Cavaliers star LeBron James announced on Twitter on Tuesday he will voice the character of Gwangi in the animated film Smallfoot, set for release in September 2018 According to the film's IMDB page, the Warner Bros. production will also feature voice roles from Zendaya, Channing..." November 21

  • Kevin Garnett doesn't expect a one-and-done rule change to help the NBA

    CBS Sports "Kevin Garnett is one of the more famous players to jump from high school to the NBA. He made the jump at a time where it was still considered rare for prospects and only something once-in-a-generation talents could succeed doing. Of course, 10 years later it was so common the NBA decided they had..." November 21

  • Mike Zimmer confirms it’s still Case Keenum’s show

    Pro Football Talk "After quarterback Case Keenum directed the Vikings to another win against the Rams last Sunday, coach Mike Zimmer said it will be “hard to yank” Keenum out of the lineup after a couple of weeks filled with discussion about whether Teddy Bridgewater might get a look with the starting..." November 21

  • Sean Lee ruled out vs. Chargers on Thanksgiving

    247 Sports "Things aren't looking good for Sean Lee. The All-Pro linebacker has now missed 3+ games this season with a hamstring injury, which includes being forced out prematurely against the Atlanta Falcons in Week 10 and being sidelined the following week against the rival Philadelphia Eagles. Both..." November 21

  • Cowboys' Tyron Smith thinks he'll be able to return for Thanksgiving game

    CBS Sports "For the last two weeks, the Dallas Cowboys have been without not only star running back Ezekiel Elliott, but also All-Pro left tackle Tyron Smith. The results have not been pretty. Dak Prescott has been sacked 12 times in two games, with Smith's replacements, Chaz Green and Byron Bell, being..." November 21

  • Colts expect Jacoby Brissett to start Sunday

    Indianapolis Star "The bye week figures to have given Indianapolis Colts quarterback Jacoby Brissett ample time to recover from the concussion-like symptoms he developed after the team’s 20-17 loss to the Steelers last Sunday. Brissett took “the lion’s share” of the snaps during the Colts’ workout Monday and is..." November 21

  • Eagles could keep going for 2 with Jake Elliott ailing

    NBC Philadelphia "One kicker is getting better. One kicker just got hurt. One kicker isn’t even a kicker at all. Who’s going to kick Sunday? Maybe Caleb Sturgis, maybe Jake Elliott, maybe someone else. Definitely not Kamu Grungier-Hill. Does that clear everything up? Head coach Doug Pederson revealed..." November 21

  • MLB wants 20-second pitch clock as pace-of-play initiative in 2018

    ESPN "The serious negotiations over Major League Baseball's pace-of-play initiatives haven't really started yet and probably won't for weeks to come. Once MLB and the Players Association dig into their talks, there will be haggling over the particulars of some ideas, like restrictions on the number of..." November 21

  • Tigers discussing Ian Kinsler trade with ‘multiple clubs’

    Detroit News "The DetroitTigers, big-time sellers for the better part of a year, continue to have trade talks. A source with knowledge of the Tigers discussions said Monday night they are discussing with “multiple clubs” a possible deal for veteran second baseman Ian Kinsler. Jon Paul Morosi of mlb.com..." November 21

  • Braves Will Forfeit Rights To Prospect Kevin Maitan

    MLB Trade Rumors "The Braves will lose their rights to highly regarded prospect Kevin Maitan, according to Jon Heyman of Fan Rag (via Twitter), as part of the punishment for international signing violations. Other members of the 2016-17 July 2 class are also expected to be stripped from the organization, others..." November 21

  • Shohei Otani to the Yankees seems like an inevitable conclusion after latest developments

    New York Daily News "This has to happen, right? That’s the obvious reaction to the news on Monday night that the MLB Players Association extended a soft deadline regarding a new agreement with Japanese Baseball that would allow Shohei Otani to come over here and play in the states next season. As a team..." November 21

  • Yankees, Cubs set to battle for Alex Cobb?

    Newark Star-Ledger "This qualifies as a surprise hot stove rumor for the Yankees. According to long-time MLB insider Peter Gammons, the Yankees will be heavily involved in the race to sign ex-Rays right-handed starter Alex Cobb. Heading for Thanksgiving, the industry consensus is that the Alex Cobb showdown..." November 21

  • Flyers’ Radko Gudas disagrees with 10-game suspension

    Pro Hockey Talk "Radko Gudas is just like you and I in the sense that he also expected a big suspension for slashing Mathieu Perreault of the Winnipeg Jets in the back of the neck. He was a right as the NHL Department of Player Safety announced on Sunday that he will sit for 10 games and be docked..." November 21

  • Danis Zaripov's suspension reduced by IIHF

    TSN "Russian forward Danis Zaripov's IIHF suspension was dropped from two years to six months upon appeal Tuesday. Zaripov, who was rumoured to be in contact with multiple NHL teams, can return to playing in the KHL on Thursday. Zaripov tested positive for pseudoephedrine, a drug that is not on..." November 21

  • David Backes skates during Boston Bruins practice 18 days after colon surgery

    Mass Live "It's been less than three weeks since Boston Bruins forward David Backes underwent surgery to remove part of his colon due to diverticulitis, but it didn't take long for the veteran forward to return to the ice. Backes made a surprise appearance during Boston's optional practice Monday morning..." November 21

  • Wild’s Charlie Coyle returns to lineup for first time in 16 games

    St. Paul Pioneer Press "Wild winger Charlie Coyle was activated from long-term injured reserve shortly after Monday’s morning skate and a few hours later returned to the lineup for the first time in more than a month. He had missed the past 16 games after suffering a broken leg in an Oct. 12 matchup with the Chicago..." November 21

  • Nicklas Backstrom is trying really hard not to get frustrated with lack of goals

    NBC Washington "Nicklas Backstrom has made a career out of setting up other players, but what many forget is that he is a pretty darn good scorer in his own right. Just not these days. Backstrom had three goals in the first six games of the season, but since then he has been held scoreless. His last goal game..." November 20

  • Latrelle Lee charged with felony for punching assistant coach

    ESPN "Former Tennessee State defensive end Latrelle Lee has been charged with a felony after repeatedly punching an assistant coach earlier this month during a home game against Southeast Missouri State. Lee, 22, was charged with aggravated assault causing serious bodily injury for the Nov. 11..." November 21

  • History says Baker Mayfield's antics won't cost him Heisman Trophy

    Sporting News - NCAAF "So where does Baker Mayfield sit with the 929 people who vote on the Heisman Trophy? Saturday’s display at Kansas — not the 257 yards, not the three touchdowns on 20-of-30 passing, but the cursing and lewd gesturing at the Jayhawks’ sideline in a 41-3 victory — wasn’t a visual many of them will..." November 21

  • OU's Baker Mayfield breaks down in tears during news conference

    ESPN "Oklahoma quarterback Baker Mayfield was twice brought to tears Monday while addressing his actions in Saturday's game at Kansas and his feelings on the resulting discipline for his final home game this weekend. Under a message painted onto the wall above the Sooners' news conference backdrop..." November 21

  • Report: Oregon State has interviewed three coaches for vacancy

    Larry Brown Sports "Oregon State is in the market for a new head coach, and they apparently have interviewed a few candidates for the job. The Portland Tribune’s Kerry Eggers shared plenty of information Sunday about the Beavers’ coaching search. He says current interim head coach Cory Hall, Washington offensive..." November 21

  • Star 'Bama DB Minkah Fitzpatrick '100 percent' for Iron Bowl

    Sportsnaut "The Alabama Crimson Tide aren’t at full strength heading into Saturday’s pivotal Iron Bowl against Auburn, but star defensive back Minkah Fitzpatrick says he’s ready to roll. “Coach said I’m day-to-day, but I’m 100 percent now,” Fitzpatrick said, per AL.com’s Matt Zenitz. ‘Bama has suffered..." November 21

  • White House: Trump Wasn't Serious About Leaving UCLA Players In China

    TMZ "Reeeeelax ... Donald Trump's mouthpiece says POTUS was only tweeting "rhetorically" when suggesting he should have left LaVar Ball's son in a Chinese jail. Yep. Sarah Huckabee Sanders just addressed the media ... and was asked about Trump's tweets in which he said LaVar was "unaccepting"..." November 20

  • Now Kobe Bryant says he'd have picked Duke, not UNC, if he went to college

    CBS Sports "One of the most fun hypothetical games you can play as a fan of your favorite team is the "what if?" game. For example, what if Kevin Durant had stayed local and played for Maryland instead of opting to go cross country to play for Rick Barnes at Texas? What if Lonzo Ball picked Southern..." November 20

  • 5-star recruit Bol Bol commits to Oregon

    Fanrag Sports "Five-star recruit Bol Bol has committed to the Oregon Ducks, giving the program the No. 1 center and No. 4 overall prospect in the 2018 class. The son of Manute Bol, the up-and-coming big man is a player standing at 7-3 with a 7-9 wingspan, who can protect the rim and knock down..." November 20

  • Rick Pitino open to coaching again, but says he must 'get on with a different part of my life'

    ESPN "Rick Pitino hasn't ruled out a return to coaching, but he told ESPN that he needs to move on with his life in case another opportunity doesn't present itself. Pitino, 65, was fired by Louisville a little more than a month ago despite maintaining he wasn't aware of an alleged payment from a..." November 20

  • Trump in response to LaVar: 'I should have left them in jail'

    ABC News "President Donald Trump shot back at LaVar Ball, who downplayed the president's role in getting his son and two other UCLA basketball players released after they were detained in China for questioning following shoplifting allegations. "I should have left them in jail," Trump tweeted Sunday...." November 19