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"After this weekend’s defeat at the hands of the Jaguars, some Steelers minority owners are pushing for the team to fire coach Mike Tomlin, a source..." Read More
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  • Report: LeBron James didn't want Cavs to trade Kyrie Irving

    247 Sports "They may have had their issues, but LeBron James didn't want the Cleveland Cavaliers to trade Kyrie Irving following Irving's trade request last offseason, according to a report from ESPN's Brian Windhorst. Irving played six seasons with the Cavaliers after the franchise made him the first..." January 16

  • Isaiah Thomas Passes On Celtics Tribute Video, Cedes To Paul Pierce

    SLAM Online "The mini-controversy involving Isaiah Thomas‘ Celtics video tribute and Paul Pierce‘s jersey retirement ceremony has finally reached a peaceful resolution. With IT’s rescheduled tribute falling on the same day as Pierce’s huge honor, February 11th, the future Hall-of-Famer took offense and said..." January 16

  • J.J. Redick To Miss Time With Leg Injury

    Hoops Rumors "J.J. Redick suffered an injury to his left leg against the Raptors on Monday, which forced him to leave the game early. X-rays came back negative, but an MRI conducted on Redick earlier today revealed bone edema and a small crack in the fibular head of his leg. As a result of the injury, Redick..." January 16

  • Kyle Lowry on plan to meet Ben Simmons after ejections: ‘Put it this way, I was back there’

    Pro Basketball Talk "As Kyle Lowry and Ben Simmons were ejected late in the 76ers’ win over the Raptors yesterday, the players appeared to challenge each other to meet in back. Lowry eagerly left the court and headed through the tunnel. Simmons appeared much more reluctant at that point. Despite a report of a..." January 16

  • Brad Stevens updates Gordon Hayward progress, reiterates ‘it’s a long road’

    Sportsnaut "Gordon Hayward is necessarily taking the What About Bob baby steps road to recovery after his devastating leg injury at the beginning of the 2017-18 season. The Boston Celtics guard has been able to do some exciting things on his road to recovery (like this). Head coach Brad Stevens filled the..." January 16

  • Tony Romo: You always miss playing “a little bit”

    Fort Worth Star-Telegram "Tony Romo could’ve prolonged his football career last off-season, but it would have been with a team other than the Dallas Cowboys. Instead of making that move, Romo opted to walk away from the game and into the broadcast booth as the No. 1 analyst on CBS Sports alongside play-by-play veteran..." January 16

  • Rob Gronkowski reveals how Patriots deal with controversy

    Sportsnaut "The New England Patriots know controversy. First it was Spygate and then Deflategate. Now the reported feud between Robert Kraft, Bill Belichick, and Tom Brady is front and center. Similar (or even lesser) controversies have destroyed other teams. So, how do the Pats overcome it? Rob Gronkowski..." January 16

  • Tom Brady responds to Jalen Ramsey's prediction that Jaguars will win Super Bowl

    CBS Sports "After the Jaguars upset the Steelers, 45-42, in Pittsburgh on Sunday, one of the first things that Jalen Ramsey did when he got back to Jacksonville was give the Patriots some serious bulletin board material for this week's AFC Championship game. During a speech in front of fans at Everbank..." January 16

  • Police say Jeremy Lane admitted smoking pot before DUI arrest

    TMZ "Seattle Seahawks star Jeremy Lane was being completely blunt during his DUI arrest over the weekend ... straight-up admitting "I was more high than anything" while talking to cops. TMZ Sports has obtained the report ... which reveals the CB was initially stopped for driving 80 mph in a 60 mph..." January 16

  • Saints QB Drew Brees says he doesn't plan on testing free agency

    ESPN "Drew Brees says he doesn't plan on testing the free-agent market this year or waiting until the start of the new league year on March 14 to sign a new contract with the New Orleans Saints, even if that means losing the leverage that might come with other potential suitors. "I'm not in the mood..." January 16

  • Agent: Christian Yelich 'needs to get on with his career'

    ESPN "Christian Yelich's relationship with the Miami Marlins is "irretrievably broken," and it would be in the best interests of both the outfielder and the organization if the Marlins trade him before the start of spring training, his agent told ESPN on Tuesday. Yelich, 26, is the Marlins' most..." January 16

  • With no MLB offer, Ichiro might return to Japan

    MLB.com "The Major League Baseball career of Ichiro Suzuki may be fading to black, the video term for the end of a production or show. At 44 years old, Ichiro has been pitched this offseason to most of the 30 Major League teams, thus far without any success. Spring Training is less than a month away...." January 16

  • Mets passed at the chance to trade for Andrew McCutchen

    CBS Sports "On Monday, the Pittsburgh Pirates traded franchise cornerstone Andrew McCutchen to the San Francisco Giants as part of a three-player deal. But before the Pirates and Giants reached an agreement -- and before the New York Mets signed Jay Bruce -- the Pirates and Mets discussed a potential swap for..." January 16

  • Derek Jeter wants to get rid of the Marlins’ home run sculpture

    Miami Herald "Derek Jeter may get an assist from Miami-Dade in ridding Marlins Park of its kitschy home run sculpture, which the new owner and the county’s mayor both want removed. “I just don’t think they’re all that crazy about it,” Mayor Carlos Gimenez said after meeting with Jeter and other front-office..." January 16

  • Bochy says McCutchen will play RF

    KNBR "It appears we now have an answer to where recently acquired outfielder Andrew McCutchen will play in AT&T Park. McCutchen will be in centerfield as he has for much of his career, and will instead play a corner outfield spot — likely right field — according to reports from Buster Olney and Alex..." January 16

  • Kings place F Jokinen on waivers

    TSN "The Los Angeles Kings have placed winger Jussi Jokinen on waivers, just two months after acquiring the veteran from the Edmonton Oilers. Jokinen, 34, has just one goal and four assists in 18 games with Los Angeles after posting a single assist over 14 contests with the Oilers earlier this..." January 16

  • Golden Knights’ defense coming into focus with signings

    Pro Hockey Talk "As the Vegas Golden Knights’ success gradually goes from shocking to accepted, there’s still the question of what this team might look like next season and beyond. Such questions are only natural when you consider all the key players who still need contract extensions. Golden Knights management..." January 16

  • Thomas Vanek goes from cast-off to valuable Canucks trade chip, mentor

    Sportsnet "A long time ago in the Vancouver Canucks’ dressing room, Mike Sillinger emerged showered and dressed and loudly declared to no one in particular: “I can’t wait until tomorrow!” Sure enough, some sucker asked why. And Sillinger beamed in triumph and yelled the punchline: “Because I get better..." January 16

  • Jagr return to Flames from injury remains uncertain

    NHL.com "Jaromir Jagr's future with the Calgary Flames is uncertain after the forward was placed on injured reserve with a lower-body injury, general manager Brad Treliving told TSN on Tuesday. "As far as what the future holds, we're not in a position to talk about that yet, other than he's on IR and..." January 16

  • John Tavares gives Islanders good news then bails them out

    New York Post "Of course when John Tavares went into the hockey-media echo chamber of Montreal, he was asked about his future as a possible free agent. And of course, Tavares answered in the same way he has over the past few months — albeit with stronger language. “I hope to stay in Long Island,” Tavares told..." January 16

  • Great news for Stanford: Love will return for senior year

    San Francisco Chronicle "Heisman Trophy runner-up Bryce Love has decided to return to Stanford for his final season of eligibility, putting the Cardinal in position to land at least a top-15 preseason ranking next fall. His father, Chris, texted the news to The Chronicle early Tuesday morning: “Bryce will return for..." January 16

  • Ex-Vols star WR Jauan Jennings re-enrolls at Tennessee after being dismissed

    CBS Sports "The long and winding road for Tennessee wide receiver Jauan Jennings might not be over yet. According to the Tennessee student directory, Jennings has re-enrolled for classes. It's the next positive step in what could be a second chance for Jennings with the Volunteers. Jennings' reenrollment..." January 16

  • Tennessee QB Quinten Dormady transferring out of the program

    Fanbuzz "Tennessee has had major turnover this offseason, with both some players and the coaching staff as Jeremy Pruitt is the new head coach. It looks like the Vols are going to lose a player at a key position in quarterback Quinten Dormady as he announced his intention to transfer. He will be..." January 16

  • Michigan football pursues grad transfer offensive tackle Calvin Anderson

    Detroit Free Press "Michigan has to find an answer at both right and left tackle next season. If the offense wants to improve, this isn't an option. As a result, U-M coach Jim Harbaugh is looking anywhere he can for help, including the graduate transfer route. Harbaugh and members of his staff visited with..." January 16

  • UCLA lands graduate transfer QB K.J. Carta-Samuels from Washington

    CBS Sports "New UCLA coach Chip Kelly will see the talent in his quarterback room take a massive leap forward right away in 2018. Washington graduate transfer quarterback K.J. Carta-Samuels told CBS Sports on Monday that he will enroll in UCLA in the spring and be immediately eligible to play the 2018..." January 15

  • West Virginia player appears to throw punch at Texas Tech fan rushing court

    CBS Sports "No. 8 Texas Tech took down second-ranked West Virginia in Lubbock, Texas on Saturday. It was the Red Raiders' second win since 2005 over an AP top-2 team, so naturally, fans bull-rushed the court in celebration. The aftermath on the floor, however, wasn't pretty. Video of the event has..." January 14

  • Why Grayson Allen is Duke's unsung hero this year

    USA Today "The 2016-17 version of Grayson Allen could've used some advice in maturity from the 2017-18 version of Grayson Allen. In the midst of a horrid shooting slump in his senior season — Allen is 7-for-35 from three-point land in Duke's first five ACC games — the senior captain is finding ways to..." January 13

  • Georgia Tech's Josh Pastner files civil suit against accusers

    ESPN "Attorneys representing Georgia Tech men's basketball coach Josh Pastner filed a civil suit Friday against an Arizona man and woman who accused him of breaking NCAA rules. In the lawsuit, filed in Superior Court in Pima County, Arizona, the attorneys claimed former Tech booster Ron Bell and his..." January 13

  • Utah AD Hill fined $10,000 by Pac-12 for postgame tirade

    Deseret News "Utah athletics director Dr. Chris Hill has been reprimanded by the Pac-12 and fined $10,000 for a profane tirade he directed at Bobby Dibler, the conference’s coordinator of men’s basketball officials, following the Utes’ 80-77 loss to Arizona State in the Huntsman Center. Hill’s comments were..." January 13

  • Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski to miss Wake Forest game with virus

    Sporting News - NCAAB "Duke will be without the most important member of its team when it hosts Wake Forest at noon ET today. Super freshmen Marvin Bagley, Wendell Carter, Gary Trent and Trevon Duval as well as grizzled veteran senior Grayson Allen will all suit up. However, longtime coach Mike Krzyzewski won't be..." January 13