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  • James Harden pushes back against report of rift with Chris Paul

    Sportsnaut "The Houston Rockets’ blockbuster trade to acquire Russell Westbrook from the Oklahoma City Thunder earlier this month had so many backstories. Among them, Chris Paul heads to OKC in the deal after reports of a rift between him and James Harden. While Paul has pushed back against..." July 20

  • How Former #1 Overall Pick Joe Smith Blew $61 Million and Now is Living Paycheck to Paycheck

    Black Sports Online "This happens a lot in sports. Not as much in basketball as in football, but it still happens to the point, you always cringe a little bit when you see the exorbitant amount of spending some players do on a daily basis. It isn’t our money, so it isn’t for us to..." July 20

  • How DeMar DeRozan can turn things around with the Spurs next season

    Clutch Points "DeMar DeRozan had a tough start to the 2018-19 NBA season. After spending the first nine seasons of his career building his legacy as a franchise icon with the Toronto Raptors, DeRozan was–some would say unceremoniously–dealt to the San Antonio Spurs in a blockbuster that brought..." July 20

  • Knicks Signing Kenny Wooten To Exhibit 10 Contract

    New York Post "Center Mitchell Robinson may have someone to compete with for most blocks in training camp. Oregon power forward Kenneth Wooten, the 6-foot-9 leaper who impressed during the Las Vegas Summer League, has agreed to terms on an Exhibit 10 contract to attend Knicks training camp and fight..." July 20

  • Portland Trail Blazers' CJ McCollum withdraws from USA Basketball training

    NBC Sports Northwest "A report coming from Yahoo Sports' Chris Haynes indicates that Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum has withdrawn his name from Team USA Basketball's events this summer. Recently, James Harden also took his name off the roster, as did new Laker Anthony Davis.  Team..." July 20

  • Eric Dickerson says Hall of Famers “with names” may boycott Hall of Fame festivities

    CBS Sports "The Pro Football Hall of Fame will enshrine its eight newest members on Aug. 3 in Canton, Ohio. But Eric Dickerson, who was inducted 20 years ago, said this week that he and others may boycott the induction festivities until the NFL meets the demands Dickerson and a group of Hall of Famers..." July 20

  • Dak Prescott: Ezekiel Elliott opens up Cowboys offense

    Pro Football Talk "The debate over running backs’ value has gone on for years, but there is no arguing Ezekiel Elliott‘s value to the Cowboys. He is one of the NFL’s special running backs and an important part of the Cowboys’ offense. “It does everything [having..." July 20

  • Buccaneers agree to deal with Devin White

    Buccaneers "The Tampa Bay Buccaneers will have a lot of work to do when they report for training camp on July 25. Fortunately, the team has already completed the necessary work to make that reporting day go smoothly. On Saturday, the Buccaneers agreed to terms on a contract with rookie linebacker..." July 20

  • Families, Jerry Jones among HOF presenters

    ESPN "Families will be at the forefront for the Pro Football Hall of Fame's induction ceremonies next month. Four of the eight members of the Class of 2019 will have relatives present them for induction on Aug. 3: Kevin Mawae, Johnny Robinson, Ed Reed and Tony Gonzalez. Mawae,..." July 20

  • Texans wide receiver Will Fuller expected to be ready to play in Week 1

    CBS Sports "Fuller (knee) is expected to be healthy for the start of the regular season, Aaron Wilson of the Houston Chronicle reports. This shouldn't come as a surprise, as the expectation since Fuller suffered a torn ACL in late October was that the speedy wideout would be available Week 1..." July 20

  • Boston Red Sox release Eduardo Nunez, making him a free agent

    Mass Live "The Red Sox announced they released infielder Eduardo Nunez, making him a free agent after designating him for assignment Monday. Nunez is now free to sign with any team for a prorated portion of the major-league minimum salary. The Sox were unable to find a trading partner for him..." July 20

  • Angels Claim Adalberto Mejia, Place Andrew Heaney On IL

    Halos Heaven "Well, we made it 100 games into the season. It was kind of nice complaining about the quality of the starting pitching rather than the injuries that the starting pitching had suffered, but when you put it all together, all it really means is that: the starting pitching..." July 20

  • Can Jays get 'Chris Archer-like package' for Marcus Stroman?

    MLB.com "There appears to be plenty of teams with interest in Blue Jays right-hander Marcus Stroman, as MLB.com's Jon Paul Morosi reported Friday that eight teams -- the Yankees, Braves, Cubs, Dodgers, Padres, Rays, Reds and Red Sox -- had scouts in attendance for Stroman's gem against the..." July 20

  • Mets think slumping Pete Alonso suffering from HR Derby fatigue

    The Score "The New York Mets left Pete Alonso out of the lineup Saturday, with manager Mickey Callaway suggesting the slumping slugger could be reeling from a busy All-Star break. "He's a horse," Callaway said before the Mets took on the San Francisco Giants, according to Anthony..." July 20

  • Jose Berrios seems unhappy about Twins trading Mike Morin for cash

    Larry Brown Sports "The Minnesota Twins traded away righty reliever Mike Morin this weekend, and ace pitcher Jose Berrios did not appear at all enthused about the move. Morin was shipped to the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday in exchange for cash considerations. In response to the deal, Berrios took to..." July 20

  • Report: Maple Leafs to sign UFA Garrett Wilson

    Pension Plan Puppets "This is the only report on this signing so far, but it is the weekend and everyone else is sipping margaritas. The Pittsburgh Penguins had a traditional, veteran grinder fourth line last year that featured Matt Cullen, now retired, in his swan song, and usually featured Garrett..." July 20

  • Ville Husso Signs One-Year Contract With St. Louis Blues

    CBS Sports "Husso agreed to a one-year two-way contract with the Blues on Saturday, dsadsa reports. Husso will return to the Blues for the 2019-20 season. " July 20

  • Alex Ovechkin's showing no signs of slowing down

    Sporting News "Alex Ovechkin's still got it. That was the main takeaway from the Washington Capitals captain's 2018-19 campaign; where he hit the 50-goal mark and won the Rocket Richard Trophy, both for the the eighth time in his career. Beyond the regular season, he also impressed with a..." July 20

  • Patrick Maroon unsure of future with Blues

    NHL.com "Pat Maroon is unsure if his future in the NHL will be with the St. Louis Blues. The 31-year-old forward, who is an unrestricted free agent, signed a one-year, $1.75 million contract with the Blues prior to last season and helped them win the Stanley Cup. "I would love..." July 20

  • Nazem Kadri reflects on tenure with Leafs: 'I felt like I had a lot more to give them'

    Yahoo! Sports "Nazem Kadri spent his entire career with the Toronto Maple Leafs, but it appears he’s made peace with the team’s decision to trade him to the Colorado Avalanche on July 1. Kadri was a staple of the organization, but was sent to Colorado in a blockbuster deal - which netted..." July 20

  • David de Gea agrees six-year Manchester United contract

    Manchester Evening News "David de Gea has agreed to sign a six-year contract thought to be worth more than £110million with Manchester United. De Gea, 28, received an offer from Paris Saint-Germain in the summer and the Spaniard had a 'reflective period' to mull over his future following a..." July 20

  • Neymar return to Barcelona being driven by Lionel Messi

    Sky Sports "With Neymar telling PSG he wants to leave the club, and Barcelona making a bid to bring him back to the Nou Camp, Sky Sports News spoke to Spanish football expert Graham Hunter. He explained to the Transfer Talk podcast how Lionel Messi is driving Barca's pursuit of..." July 20

  • Everton rival Arsenal for Wilfried Zaha as Crystal Palace demand £80m transfer fee

    London Evening Standard "Everton are ready to rival Arsenal for Crystal Palace forward Wilfried Zaha. The Eagles are facing a fight to keep hold of Zaha this summer, who finished last season with 10 goals and five assists to his name. Arsenal have so far been viewed as the frontrunners to sign the..." July 20

  • Reports: Manchester United Reject Inter Milan's £54M Bid for Romelu Lukaku

    Bleacher Report "Inter Milan have been rebuffed in their attempts to sign Romelu Lukakuafter Manchester United rejected a bid worth around £54 million (€60 million) for the striker. BBC Sport's Simon Stone confirmed the Red Devils' stance and said..." July 20

  • Spurs offer wantaway Christian Eriksen ‘double-your-money’ £200k-a-week deal to stay

    The Sun "TOTTENHAM have reportedly offered Christian Eriksen a 'double-your-money' £200,000-per-week deal to stay. The Danish midfielder, 27, is open to leaving the club this summer after six years. He revealed he is ready to "try something new" in..." July 20

  • Michigan's Jim Harbaugh questions some depression-based transfer claims

    Detroit Free Press "Michigan football coach Jim Harbaugh explained his stance on the transfer process more than once during his interview at Big Ten media days in Chicago on Friday.  Harbaugh believes all transfers should be allowed to leave a school with instant eligibility — no matter..." July 20

  • Michigan's Jim Harbaugh said QBs Shea Patterson, Dylan McCaffrey could split time

    Yahoo! Sports "We’re not quite sure what to make of Michigan QB Shea Patterson. As a college football player or an NFL draft prospect. First, there’s the inconsistent play. The hype outpacing the production to this point. Two college stops — Ole Miss and Michigan. And several..." July 19

  • Jim Harbaugh Has A Solution To College Football’s Transfer Problem

    The Spun "Earlier this week, Michigan head football coach Jim Harbaugh made headlines with comments about former Ohio State coach Urban Meyer. “Urban Meyer’s had a winning record. Really phenomenal record everywhere he’s been. But also, controversy follows everywhere..." July 19

  • Rutgers WR Zihir Lacewell transferring to junior college to play DB

    College Football Talk "We’re in the final stages of the offseason in college football with training camps across the country starting as early as next week but it’s never too late for a player to transfer elsewhere for 2019. One such case comes in the form of Rutgers wide receiver Zihir..." July 19

  • Clemson’s Trevor Lawrence Blasts ESPN’s Paul Finebaum For Disrespecting His Teammate

    Total Pro Sports "The 2019 College football season is a little over a month away and Trevor Lawrence is already making his fan base proud. During ACC Media Days, Clemson offensive guard John Simpson made a comment about how Notre Dame was tougher than Alabama. It was a comment that drew the ire of ESPN..." July 18

  • Why Programs Might Not Extend Offers To Top Recruit Emoni Bates

    The Spun "We’re years away from Emoni Bates potentially becoming a household name, but the talented 2022 recruit is already generating a strong amount of buzz. However, the 15-year-old forward might not receive scholarship offers from all top college programs. Bates is undeniably one of..." July 19

  • Auburn lands 2019 commitment from three-star wing Devan Cambridge

    247 Sports "Devan Cambridge just verbally committed to Auburn and intends to enroll in school this coming semester, Hillcrest coach Nick Weaver tells 247Sports. "He is a great fit for Auburn because he is ultra athletic and can score from all three levels," Weaver..." July 19

  • Top player in 2022 class Emoni Bates receives offer from Michigan

    Michigan Live "Ypsilanti Lincoln star sophomore Emoni Bates received an NCAA Division I scholarship offer from Michigan on Thursday -- his second in-state offer in a week. Bates, the top-ranked player in the 2022 class, received an offer from Michigan State on Friday and also holds offers..." July 18

  • Columbia Rock Bridge guard Dajuan Harris commits to Kansas. He’ll be in class of 2019

    Kansas City Star "Dajuan Harris, a 6-foot-1 point guard who helped lead Columbia’s Rock Bridge High to Missouri’s Class 5 state championship last season, has orally committed to play basketball at Kansas, he announced Tuesday on Twitter. Harris — he plays summer basketball for..." July 17

  • 2020 Guard Dallion Johnson Commits To Penn State Basketball

    Black Shoe Diaries "Penn State added a very talented shot-maker from Massachusetts to its family today. Dallion Johnson is currently the lone recruit coming in next season but he will fill a position of need. The 6-foot-2 guard from Andover, out of Phillips Academy, weighs in at 170 pounds. Johnson is..." July 17