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  • 3 win-now trade targets Golden State Warriors could pursue

    NBA Analysis "The Golden State Warriors came into the offseason with lofty expectations. After losing in the NBA Play-In Tournament to the Los Angeles Lakers and Memphis Grizzlies, they wanted to upgrade their roster in a big way. Armed with multiple assets, Golden State had the ammunition to pull..." August 05

  • This Is How The Spurs Can Bring Ben Simmons To San Antonio

    NBA Analysis "The Philadelphia 76ers seem like they are determined to trade point guard Ben Simmons this NBA offseason. But, they are not going to just give him away, as they are looking to receive a huge package in return for him. Immediately following the team’s elimination from the..." August 05

  • Pascal Siakam Seems Destined To Join The Kings This Summer

    NBA Analysis "Contending in the NBA playoffs has been the standard for the Toronto Raptors for years, but things seem to be trending in the wrong direction for this franchise. Not only did they finish with their worst record since the 2011-12 season, but the Raptors ended up losing their leader, Kyle Lowry,..." August 05

  • 'Lauri Markannen And Kelly Oubre Jr. Asking For Too Much Money In Free Agency', Says NBA Insider

    Fadeaway World "NBA free agency has been one of the wildest experiences in recent memory. While this free-agent class was nowhere near as stacked as it has been in the past, there have been a lot of big names that have either secured big deals or moved teams. Players like Chris Paul, Carmelo Anthony, Lonzo..." August 05

  • Kawhi Leonard Had Role in Lakers Landing Russell Westbrook

    Heavy "Did Kawhi Leonard use Russell Westbrook to help the Los Angeles Clippers secure the services of Paul George? And in doing so, did the Clips superstar inadvertently assist the Los Angeles Lakers in landing Russell Westbrook a few years later? According to an August 2 report..." August 05

  • Ranking the NFL's Top WR Trios Entering 2021 Season

    Bleacher Report "Pick your poison. Who's a defense going to stop when an offense features a trio of wide receivers all capable of creating mismatches, getting open and producing chunk plays?  Today's NFL base offense is a three-receiver set. According to Sharp..." August 05

  • Tom Brady On Franchise Values Rising: "NFL Players Are Ignorant, Better Wake Up"

    Pro Football Talk "Buccaneers quarterback Tom Brady seems to think the players are getting the short end of the stick in their negotiations with NFL owners. Brady wrote in an Instagram story that Forbes estimated the average value of NFL franchises has risen by 14 percent in the last..." August 05

  • Broncos Quarterbacks Drew Lock, Teddy Bridgewater Respond to Aaron Rodgers Rumors

    USA Today "Entering the summer, Drew Lock and Teddy Bridgewater are set to compete for the Denver Broncos’ starting quarterback job. The team’s quarterback situation might change in the coming weeks if the Green Bay Packers grant Aaron Rodgers’ trade request. Rodgers wants..." August 05

  • Six preseason NFL trades that teams should make

    ESPN "Trades are fun. They spark reaction and debate and often hope from a fan base. While they are growing in popularity in the NFL, they're not exactly everyday occurrences, though teams often will use August to make swaps involving players on the fringes of the..." August 05

  • Deshaun Watson to Eagles Trade Rumor More Absurd With Each Tweet

    The Big Lead "NFL training camps are in full swing across the country and the Hall of Fame Game is tonight, which means we're just a few short weeks away from the actual regular season. If you were going to make a big move, you would want to do it as soon as possible because the clock is ticking and..." August 05

  • Yankees Catcher Gary Sánchez Tests Positive For COVID-19

    CBC Sports "The New York Yankees have lost another player to COVID-19. Manager Aaron Boone announced Thursday that starting catcher Gary Sánchez has tested positive for the virus. New York is currently without starting pitchers Gerrit Cole and Jordan..." August 05

  • Which World Series Contender Needed To Do More At The MLB Trade Deadline?

    CBS Sports "The 2021 MLB regular season is more than halfway complete and we're now into the dog days of summer. The 60-game sprint was fun in its own way last year given the circumstances. Give me the full 162-game experience every day of the week though. Throughout the season the CBS..." August 05

  • New Text Messages Released in Trevor Bauer Sexual Assault Case

    Bleacher Report "Lawyers for Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher Trevor Bauer, who remains on administrative leave from Major League Baseball after a woman said he sexually assaulted her, released text messages Tuesday in an effort to prove the interactions were consensual. Richard Winton of the Los..." August 05

  • Lawyer Releases Brutal Injuries From Trevor Bauer Sexual Encounter After Text Messages Exposed

    Total Pro Sports "Trevor Bauer likely won’t pitch for the remainder of the season and possibly the postseason due to his ongoing legal case. A woman filed a temporary restraining order against Bauer in late June alleging physical and sexual assault, but new documents were filed by Los Angeles..." August 05

  • How Bryce Harper Became a Legitimate MVP Candidate "You wouldn’t think it would be possible for Bryce Harper, of all people, to do anything quietly, or under the radar. After all, if there were a way to quantify “most career hype,” well, you could do a lot worse than pointing to the guy who was on the..." August 05

  • Is the Flames' Defense Good Enough To Reach The Postseason?

    TSN "Part two of our Seven Questions series heads to Calgary and an organization that’s been running on the treadmill of mediocrity for some time now – not nearly good enough to compete for the Stanley Cup, but talented enough to steadily hunt postseason..." August 05

  • Resetting the Jack Eichel Derby: Team trade fits, health status, Sabres' next moves

    ESPN "The standoff between the Buffalo Sabres and star center Jack Eichel has progressed past the point of usefulness for all involved. It's degenerated into public discourse for a matter than should have remained internal; now we have a general manager bragging..." August 05

  • NHL offseason by the numbers: Which teams have improved the most (and least)?

    The Athletic "Free agency has been open for one week and already things have begun to slow down. There are still some intriguing players on the board like Tomas Tatar and Kyle Palmieri and some big names left to be traded (cough, Jack Eichel, cough), but for now we already have a pretty good idea of where..." August 05

  • NHL salary cap to hit $82.5M in 2022-23

    The Score "The NHL is projecting a salary cap of $82.5 million for the 2022-23 season, sources told Daily Faceoff's Frank Seravalli. A flat cap of $81.5 million has been in place since the COVID-19 pandemic derailed the 2019-20 campaign, and the 2021-22 season will mark the third..." August 05

  • The Blue Jackets Are Looking To Move Max Domi

    1st Ohio Battery "The Seattle Kraken didn't bite when the Blue Jackets left Max Domi exposed for the expansion draft. After that, you might think that the Blue Jackets aren't sure if Domi fits into their plans for this season and beyond, and you'd be right. According to TSN's Elliotte..." August 05

  • Pac-20 Conference? How An Expanded Pac-12 Conference Could Look After Merger With Big 12

    USA Today "PHOENIX — The Pac-12 has 12 schools. With Oklahoma and Texas set to leave the Big 12 for the SEC, that conference will soon have just eight. Might they merge to form a Pac-20 Conference or perhaps a Big 20? How about a Super Pac-20? According to multiple..." August 05

  • The Biggest Challenges Facing Each New College Football Coach This Season

    ESPN "From navigating a tricky conference to a complete program overhaul, every new coach has challenges in college football. The hurdles new hires have to face in their maiden season can be seemingly endless in the ever-evolving sport but each job provides its own unique set of..." August 05

  • LSU QB Myles Brennan suffered arm injury in freak fishing accident

    Larry Brown Sports "LSU announced on Monday that quarterback Myles Brennan will be out indefinitely after he underwent arm surgery, and we now have more information about what led to the serious injury. Brennan’s father, Owen Brennan, spoke about his son’s unfortunate arm injury during an..." August 05

  • SEC commits to commissioner Greg Sankey with contract extension through at least 2026

    CBS Sports "SEC commissioner Greg Sankey rocked the college football world last month when he lured Texas and Oklahoma away from the Big 12 to join his conference beginning in 2025. It should come as no surprise that he will still be in his current role by the time the Longhorns and Sooners officially join..." August 05

  • Four-star WR Tobias Merriweather commits to Notre Dame

    CBS Sports "Notre Dame's 2022 recruiting class received yet another big addition on Wednesday as highly-touted wide receiver prospect Tobias Merriweather announced his commitment to the Fighting Irish live on CBS Sports HQ. Merriweather picked Notre Dame..." August 04

  • Emoni Bates cuts list to four and reclassifies to 2021

    247 Sports "Emoni Bates, the No. 2 overall player in the 247Sports Top150 and the 247Sports Composite Rankings, has decided to reclassify to the 2021 class and has cut his list down to a final four options including the NBA G League, Memphis, Oregon and Michigan State - where he previously committed..." August 05

  • Ranking Duke's toughest 2021-22 nonconference games

    CBS Sports "Back in the 2018-19 season, Duke played four teams during nonconference play that were ranked in the top 15 at the time, and the Blue Devils won three of those games. They spent that entire season ranked in the top five of the AP Top 25 with freshmen phenoms Zion Williamson, R.J...." August 04

  • NCAA Gender Equity Review Recommends Holding Joint Men's, Women's Final Fours

    Bleacher Report "Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP released a 113-page report Thursday that criticized the NCAA's efforts to maintain gender equity and suggested the organization hold the men's and women's Final Fours at the same site for future basketball tournaments. Ralph D...." August 03

  • Inside the summer workouts that Kentucky hopes will lead to a bounce-back season

    The Athletic "After putting Kentucky basketball players through eight weeks of grueling summer workouts, strength and conditioning coach Rob Harris thought he had identified the team’s emotional leaders. Juniors Keion Brooks and Jacob Toppin, to no one’s great surprise as returning..." August 03

  • Syracuse women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has resigned amid investigation into alleged conduct "Syracuse University women’s basketball coach Quentin Hillsman has resigned, according to a statement published on the school’s website. The statement said that Syracuse athletic director John Wildhack has accepted the resignation and will announce interim leadership..." August 02

  • Lionel Messi, PSG have Begun Negotiations After Shocking Barcelona Departure

    Clutch Points "Lionel Messi rocked the football world on Thursday after it was revealed that the Barcelona legend has decided to part ways with the Catalan giants. After contract talks took a turn for the worse, it has now been confirmed that after 17 years with his boyhood club, Messi will now be..." August 05

  • 3 best destinations for Lionel Messi after abruptly leaving Barcelona

    Clutch Points "Lionel Messi’s career at Barcelona has come to a shocking ending after both parties struggled to come to an agreement on a contract extension. With that being said, the Barca legend becomes a free agent immediately and will be able to sign with any club he desires. Of..." August 05

  • Lionel Messi now set to LEAVE Barcelona after fresh contract talks break down

    Daily Mail "Lionel Messi will sensationally walk away from Barcelona this summer and leave the Spanish giants for good, despite being widely expected to remain at the Nou Camp. Messi became a free agent last month after his original contract with Barca expired, though was set to..." August 05

  • Spurs nearing €55M deal to sign Romero from Atalanta

    The Score "Tottenham Hotspur are on the brink of adding Cristian Romero to their ranks. The Premier League club is expected to announce the center-back's arrival in the next 48 hours after reaching a €55-million agreement with Atalanta, according to James Olley..." August 05

  • Man United Veteran Expecting to be Asked to Transfer Shirt Number to Varane

    Caught Off Side "Manchester United are closing in on officially unveiling Real Madrid’s Raphael Varane as their third summer signing. Now on English soil, the French World Cup winner is expected to be announced as a new Red Devil once he passes a medical.  However, while fans wait to see..." August 05