"Dwyane Wade, a perennial All-Star and three-time NBA champion, has decided to not pick up his option with the Miami Heat for next year, a source..." Read More
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  • Larry Nance Jr. says he was 'terrified' of Kobe Bryant's reaction to tweet

    ESPN Los Angeles "Los Angeles Lakers first-round draft pick Larry Nance Jr. said he was "terrified" of his new teammate Kobe Bryant's potential reaction to a tweet Nance sent in 2012 that referred to a sexual assault case involving Bryant. "You hear all the stories about how Kobe, or Mr. Bryant, is so intense..." June 30

  • Raptors could look to trade DeMar DeRozan "The Toronto Raptors could look to trade former All-Star DeMar DeRozan instead of risking losing him next summer when he looks to demand a deal that exceeds their comfortable investment level in him. From the Toronto Sun: (GM Masai) Ujiri also could swing a deal involving part of his core...." June 30

  • Pedro Antic leaving NBA to play overseas

    Pro Basketball Talk "Pero Antic is a 6’11” power forward who played for the Hawks the past two seasons, and was known for his ability to occasionally stretch the floor by knocking down shots from three-point distance. But entering a summer where he’s facing restricted free agency, it appears as though Antic has..." June 30

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    Adrian Wojnarowski @WojYahooNBA

    Knicks are frontrunners for two free agents -- Greg Monroe and Arron Afflalo, league sources told Yahoo Sports. Those are realistic targets.

  • LaMarcus Aldridge Plans To Meet With Raptors In Free Agency

    Real GM Basketball "Portland Trail Blazers star free agent LaMarcus Aldridge has plans to meet with the Toronto Raptors this week, league sources told RealGM. Aldridge has an interest in the Raptors, who hold space for a maximum contract offer, sources said. In his free-agent meetings in Los Angeles, Aldridge will..." June 29

  • Fred Smoot says “no one cares” about the gay players in NFL

    Pro Football Talk "As Michael Sam was trying to become the first openly gay player in the NFL, it was an open secret that he was not close to being the first gay player in the NFL. While common sense might tell you that’s the case, former Washington and Minnesota cornerback Fred Smoot told us also..." June 30

  • Walter Thurmond says Tom Coughlin isn’t a fan of new-age medical practices

    Bleacher Report "The only constant is change. This is the life of an NFL player. Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Walter Thurmond III knows this as well as any other after joining his third team in three years. As an original member of the Legion of Boom secondary, Thurmond won a Super Bowl with the Seattle..." June 30

  • Rex reportedly more enthusiastic about Tyrod Taylor than Matt Cassel

    Buffalo News "The lone bit of intrigue left with the Buffalo Bills’ quarterback competition is what happens with Tyrod Taylor. Is it really possible that the one contender for the starting job with no career NFL starts could come out on top against Matt Cassel, an 11th-year veteran who has started 71 games,..." June 30

  • Seahawks DL Bennett: Training camp holdout 'definitely possible' "Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett, unhappy with his current contract, said a holdout from the start of training camp is "definitely possible," in a phone conversation Monday. Bennett said that he is willing to accept the hefty fines that come with missing training camp to further state his..." June 30

  • Darren McFadden: 'I feel like a rookie all over again' "Darren McFadden feels like he's 21 again. Can you really blame him? In 2008, McFadden -- a two-time Heisman runner-up -- was drafted No. 4 overall by the Oakland Raiders. Seven seasons of injuries and losing followed. In McFadden's seven years in Oakland, he only started 63 games while dealing..." June 30

  • Anthopoulos: Jays aim to upgrade 'pen, rotation "The deep freeze that slowed the trade market throughout the early part of the season is starting to thaw, and Alex Anthopoulos hopes to take advantage of increased chatter to bolster the Toronto Blue Jays’ pitching staff. “We still need to make upgrades in the rotation and the bullpen, that..." June 30

  • All-Star starters to be revealed Sunday night "While you continue to vote in these final and frenetic days of the 2015 Esurance MLB All-Star Game Ballot, Major League Baseball announced today that the starting position players will be unveiled in a new manner at 7:30 p.m. ET Sunday on the "Esurance All-Star Starters Selection Show" on ESPN,..." June 30

  • Tigers obtain infielder Alexi Casilla, who delivered winning hit for Twins in Game 163

    Michigan Live "The Detroit Tigers have traded away multiple middle infield prospects in the past year. They have added some veterans for depth in the past week. The Tigers obtained veteran infielder Alexi Casilla from the Tampa Bay Rays on Monday for a player to be named or cash considerations, has..." June 30

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    Chris Cotillo @ChrisCotillo

    Source: #Angels among teams thought to have interest in #Astros LJ Hoes, who is a trade candidate. #Orioles reportedly in as well.

  • Josh Hamilton could play center field for Rangers after return from DL

    Sporting News "Josh Hamilton is nearing a return from his latest stint on the disabled list, and the Rangers might have a different role in mind for the outfielder once he's back on the active roster. Hamilton could rejoin the team as early as Monday — and play center field. According to the Dallas Morning..." June 29

  • Ex-Bruin teammate comes to Hamilton's defense

    CSN New England "It would appear that reports of former Bruins defenseman Dougie Hamilton being an “uppity kid” have been highly exaggerated. A Bruins player reached out to early Tuesday after reading an anonymous quote over the weekend that Hamilton “was not well-liked” in the B’s dressing..." June 30

  • Max Talbot uses Twitter to deny requesting a trade

    CSN New England "You may have completely missed this given there are a number of bigger issues sitting on the table for the Boston Bruins right now, but Max Talbot took to Twitter on Monday night to deny that he’d ever demanded a trade out of Boston. In the aftermath of the Bruins sending a 2017 third round..." June 30

  • Canucks re-sign Markstrom to 2-year deal worth a reported $3.1 million

    The Score "The Vancouver Canucks put the finishing touches on their goal crease Monday. The club announced the re-signing of goaltender Jacob Markstrom to a two-year deal, worth a reported $3.1 million, according to ESPN's Pierre LeBrun." June 30

  • Sharks agree to five-year deal with Brenden Dillon

    Pro Hockey Talk "Agent Jarrett Bousquet has revealed that the San Jose Sharks have inked a five-year deal with his client, Brenden Dillon. The financial terms of the deal weren’t immediately known, but he’s coming off of a one-year, $1.25 million deal. The 24-year-old defenseman had 10 points and 77 penalty..." June 30

  • Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger lead 2015 Hockey Hall of Fame class "The Hockey Hall of Fame today announced the 2015 class of inductees and is it ever a good one. Former NHL defensemen Nicklas Lidstrom, Chris Pronger and Phil Housley were all elected this year, as was forward Sergei Fedorov. Angela Ruggiero, a member of the U.S. Women's Olympic Team and one of..." June 29

  • LSU kicks DT Trey Lealaimatafao off team after most recent incident, arrest

    The Advocate "LSU has dismissed defensive tackle Trey Lealaimatafao from the football team, the school announced Monday. Lealaimatafao was arrested for simple battery and simple robbery, a felony, on June 19 stemming from a June 16 fight in the parking lot of Reggie’s Bar. The arrest was Lealaimatafao’s..." June 29

  • 4-Star DT Keyshon Camp Announces Commitment To USC On Twitter

    College Spun "The USC Trojans look to be putting together another top 10 class in 2016, and received a pledge from a big time defensive tackle this afternoon. Keyshon Camp, a 6-foot-4, 270 pound lineman from Florida, announced his commitment to the Trojans on Twitter." June 29

  • Nationally heralded QB Asiantii Woulard announces he's transferring to USF

    Tampa Bay Times "Two and a half years after nationally heralded prep QB Asiantii Woulard's turbulent courtship with USF ceased, he has announced his betrothal to the Bulls. Woulard announced via Twitter on Monday he is transferring from UCLA to USF, to whom he committed twice then ultimately spurned following..." June 29

  • Three-star safety Spencer Perry picks Notre Dame football

    Chicago Tribune "Three words, ellipses and an emoji, along with a link to a Facebook video, was how Spencer Perry announced his oral commitment to Notre Dame football Monday. The three-star safety from IMG Academy in Bradenton, Fla., decommitted last week from Florida. The 6-foot-3, 202-pound senior from..." June 29

  • J.T. Barrett's dad: Ohio State's QB job belongs to Braxton Miller "J.T. Barrett's dad has a definite opinion on the Ohio State quarterback situation -- and it might not be the take you expect. Joe Barrett, whose son accounted for a Big Ten single-season record 45 touchdowns last season, told The Columbus Dispatch that the starting job should belong to Braxton..." June 29

  • Bo Ryan announces he intends to coach one more year, then retire "Monday's major news in college hoops is simply this: Bo Ryan is likely entering his final season as Wisconsin's coach. Ryan released a statement that revealed he openly debated retiring this past spring, but after discussions with his athletic director, he took some time to think it over. He's..." June 29

  • LSU basketball gains commitment from University Lab 2016 PF Wayde Sims

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "University Lab power forward Wayde Sims will follow in his father Wayne's footsteps and play his college ball at LSU, the 2016 prospect announced on Sunday. The 6-foot-6, 210-pound Sims averaged 17.6 points, 9.5 rebounds and 1.5 steals per game last season while leading the Cubs to a second..." June 29

  • UNCG placed on two years probation for NCAA rules violations

    College Basketball Talk "UNCG announced Thursday that its athletic department has been placed on probation by the NCAA for rules violations that occurred between the 2007-08 and 2012-13 academic years. The violations, which were deemed to be secondary by the NCAA, were self-reported by UNCG and came as a result of..." June 29

  • Reports: Michigan State transfer target Paschal Chukwu commits to Syracuse

    Michigan Live "Michigan State's latest reported transfer target is headed elsewhere. Paschal Chukwu, a 7-foot-2 center transferring from Providence, has committed to Syracuse, according to reports from CBS Sports and The Daily Orange. The commitment comes on the heels of a weekend visit. Michigan State was..." June 29

  • Jalen Hill Commits To 2017 Class For UCLA Basketball

    Bruins Nation "Jalen Hill announced his commitment to UCLA tonight and, in so doing, became UCLA's second commit for the 2017 basketball recruiting class. Hill attends Corona Centennial HS and also plays for the Compton Magic AAU team. Hill was a part of the USA Basketball U16 team which won the FIBA Americas..." June 29