Brad Stevens saved the Boston Celtics a significant amount of cash with his move to trade former All-Star Kemba Walker to the Oklahoma... Read More
Clutch Points "Spencer Dinwiddie has been a topic of discussion throughout the NBA season, even though he was sidelined with an ACL injury for most of the season. Dinwiddie was in trade rumors before the deadline, but nothing came to fruition. Now, by declining his $12.3 million player option for..." June 20
Hoops Rumors "Australian prospect Dyson Daniels has signed with the G League Ignite, he announced on social media. Daniels is eligible to be drafted in 2022. “I feel that this is the best pathway for me to get to my ultimate goal; the NBA,” he told ESPN’s Jonathan..." June 20
Sportsnaut "The Brooklyn Nets are coming off a disappointing premature exit in the playoffs. Seen as a top NBA title contender, injuries to James Harden and Kyrie Irving impacted this team big time before it fell in Game 7 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals to the Milwaukee Bucks. As..." June 20
"Seth Curry had spent two nondescript seasons in the NBA before he signed with Sacramento in 2015.
He played just four games those first two seasons — on call-up from the G League where he spent most of his time and on a 10-day contract.
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TMZ "LeBron James can't put ALL of the blame on the NBA for the rash of injuries this season ... so says Shannon Sharpe, who tells TMZ Sports players deserve some of the finger-pointing too! Sharpe broke it all down for us at LAX this week -- saying despite..." June 20
Pro Football Rumors "Tony Buzbee, the attorney representing the 22 women who have filed lawsuits against Texans QB Deshaun Watson, said back in May that his clients would not agree to a settlement with Watson. Shortly thereafter, Watson’s attorney, Rusty Hardin, said that Buzbee had..." June 20
Heavy "Even at an advanced NFL age, Justin Houston would provide value to a Dallas Cowboys squad in perpetual assistance of defensive firepower. For that reason, Bleacher Report’s Brad Gagnon grouped the Cowboys among five “logical landing spots” for the..." June 20
Pro Football Talk "Navy cornerback Cameon Kinley had planned to try his hand in the NFL, until the Navy told him to cool his jets. Now, a U.S. Senator from the state where Kinley wants to play wants the Commander-in-Chief to override the order. Via TheHill.com, Marco Rubio has sent a letter to..." June 20
Sportsnaut "The Pittsburgh Steelers signed Dwayne Haskins this offseason to add depth and quarterback and with the hope of revitalizing the former first-round pick’s career. With practices underway, Mike Tomlin seems to be taking a special interest in his new quarterback. Haskins,..." June 20
Pro Football Rumors
"Sheldon Richardson ended his free agency this past week by signing a one-year deal with the Vikings worth $3.6MM with a max value of $4.35MM via incentives.
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Sportsnaut "The Boston Red Sox are one of the biggest surprises in 2021, sitting near the top of the MLB standings and demonstrating they are one of the best teams in baseball this year. With the trade deadline drawing closer, trade rumors are swirling about potential names on the..." June 20
MLB Trade Rumors
"The Twins have signed reliever Kyle Barraclough to a minor league contract and assigned him to Triple-A St. Paul, according to an announcement from the Saints. The right-hander was released from a minors pact with the Yankees earlier this week.
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The Score "The Washington Nationals' decision to move Kyle Schwarber into the leadoff spot is paying off. Schwarber belted three home runs against the New York Mets on Sunday to tie an MLB record for the most round-trippers (five) hit during a two-game span, according..." June 20
MSN.com "Mets ace Jacob deGrom is the best pitcher in the world, and team owner Steve Cohen would presumably like the 33-year-old to play out his entire career in New York. DeGrom has an opt-out clause following the 2022 season, but Cohen said Saturday that he doesn't believe now is..." June 20
MLB Trade Rumors "The Blue Jays are “focused on” upgrading the relief corps, general manager Ross Atkins told reporters (including Keegan Matheson of MLB.com). Presumably, that’ll involve acquiring some help from outside the organization, but rival clubs have set high asking prices on potential..." June 20
The Score "Marc-Andre Fleury's gaffe has at least temporarily cost him his job. Robin Lehner is the Vegas Golden Knights' starting goaltender for Game 4 of their Stanley Cup semifinal series against the Montreal Canadiens, reports ESPN's Emily..." June 20
Clutch Points "Well, it seems like Vegas Golden Knights goalie Marc-Andre Fleury has completely moved on from his major blunder in Game 3 of the NHL Stanley Cup Playoffs semis against the Montreal Canadiens. In fact, he’s just made fun of it by recreating that forgettable moment for Vegas during..." June 20
"Assistant coach Luke Richardson will lead the Montreal Canadiens again in Game 4 of their Stanley Cup semifinal series against the Vegas Golden Knights as interim coach Dominique Ducharme remains isolated with COVID-19.
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"The Seattle Kraken reportedly have their eyes on Rick Tocchet.
The former Arizona Coyotes head coach is a finalist to become Seattle's first-ever bench boss, according to Sportnet's Elliotte Friedman.
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Sportsnet "Carolina Hurricanes defenceman Jaccob Slavin has been named the winner of the 2021 Lady Byng Memorial Trophy, awarded to the player “adjudged to have exhibited the best type of sportsmanship and gentlemanly conduct combined with a high standard of playing..." June 20
The Score "NCAA president Mark Emmert sent a memo to schools this past week stating he plans to introduce temporary rules to allow student-athletes to be compensated for their name, image, and likeness if changes are not made by July, according to Ralph D. Russo of the Associated..." June 20
SI "While official visits have wrapped up for the weekend, the Florida Gators have come out with at least one commitment. This time it's 2022 linebacker, Shemar James, out of Faith Academy in Mobile (Ala). James becomes the seventh verbal commit for the Gators in the 2022..." June 20
247 Sports "Oklahoma State head football coach Mike Gundy will take a $1 million pay cut for the second straight year during the 2021 season, according to a report by Bill Haisten of Tulsa World. Gundy volunteered to a similar pay cut in 2020 in light of the..." June 20
ESPN "In response to a statement released Friday by outgoing Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott, American Athletic Conference commissioner Mike Aresco told ESPN on Saturday that guaranteeing each Power 5 conference champion a spot in a potential 12-team playoff format would be "an enormous step in..." June 19
The Score "Pac-12 commissioner Larry Scott has his own idea on who should make the College Football Playoff's proposed 12-team format. "The Pac-12 supports (the) expansion of the CFP and believes that the Autonomy Five champions should annually qualify for the CFP," Scott said in..." June 18
Yardbarker "It was pretty late on the east coast, but that didn't stop Fairfax (Va.) Paul VI Catholic point guard Dug McDaniel from pulling the trigger and committing to Michigan. Breakdown At 5-9, 145 pounds, McDaniel is obviously undersized, but from a..." June 18
The Athletic "Collin Gillespie sits at the edge of a training table, his legs dangling over the foot of it. From the other side of the wall of the training room come the sounds of basketball — the familiar beat of a dribbling ball, and the squawking and squeaking of cutting sneakers. Players pop in..." June 18
CBS Sports "Duke's 2021-22 basketball season was already shaping up as an intriguing storyline before coach Mike Krzyzewski announced earlier this month that he will retire once it's complete. For the first time in more than a quarter-century, the Blue Devils are entering a new campaign after..." June 16
Bavarian Football Works "It has been speculated that former Bayern Munich midfielder Javi Martinez would head back to Athletic Bilbao to continue his career, but the 32-year-old has instead it looks like he has signed with Qatar SC. While no details were given on the rational for..." June 20
Barca Blaugranes "It just might be time to start getting excited about next season. Barcelona’s transfer business so far this summer has been top class, given the limitations placed on them because of the coronavirus pandemic and, more pertinently, Josep Maria Bartomeu’s incredible..." June 20
Chiesa Di Totti "Here it is, your obligatory “José Mourinho is trying to convince Sergio Ramos” story. After the Spanish legend parted ways with his former club Real Madrid earlier this week, it was only a matter of time before people concocted a reunion between The Special One and..." June 20
We Ain't Got No History "The arrival of Maurizio Sarri at Lazio has brought about rumors of a possible reunion between the Italian manager and Kepa Arrizabalaga at Rome, and although only a loan moe has been mooted, it would probably be in everybody’s interests for the world’s most expensive..." June 20
The Athletic "Antoine Griezmann has expressed his desire to play in MLS once his contract at Barcelona expires in 2024. Speaking to French newspaper Le Figaro, Griezmann, 30, said it would be “the right time to go to the United States” after he sees out the remaining three years on his..." June 19