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  • Niners' Jerick McKinnon to miss rest of preseason "The San Francisco 49ers will shut down running back Jerick McKinnon the rest of the preseason. Niners GM John Lynch told KNBR-AM radio on Friday morningthat McKinnon would be out of action until Week 1. The 49ers face McKinnon's former..." August 17

  • Giants must get Odell Beckham deal done to avoid disaster

    New York Post "Odell Beckham Jr. continues to be the consummate professional as the Giants prepare for the upcoming season. After Thursday’s light practice against the Lions, he spent several minutes balancing his knees on an exercise ball, while catching tennis balls with one hand as they were fired at..." August 17

  • Eagles must be patient with Carson Wentz, regardless of Nick Foles' status

    USA Today "The Philadelphia Eagles couldn’t have felt good about the way things played out Thursday night in their preseason reunion with their Super Bowl dance partners, the New England Patriots. As if the sub-par play from their starters didn’t cause enough angst, the organization..." August 17

  • “No End In Sight” To Khalil Mack’s Holdout

    NFL Trade Rumors "Adam Schefter of ESPN reports that Raiders DE Khalil Mack will not report to the team before their second preseason game, which means he’ll be fined another $814,000. This brings the fine total $1.628 million this preseason for Mack. According to..." August 17

  • How the Jets' offensive line struggles actually help Todd Bowles

    Newark Star-Ledger "The Jets' offensive line had a tough Thursday night, to put it charitably.  The big men up front allowed four sacks, five quarterback hits and plenty of other pressure in a 15-13 loss to the Washington Redskins at FedEx Field. Those..." August 17

  • Bryan Berard Suing NHL for Not Protecting Him from Brain Injuries During Career

    Bleacher Report "Former hockey star Bryan Berard has filed a lawsuit against the NHL for failing to protect him from brain injuries during his career, according to TMZ Sports. "The time has come for the NHL to not only care for those former players on whose backs and..." August 17

  • Maple Leafs, Lightning tied atop Stanley Cup odds as camps approach

    Sportsnet "With the opening of NHL training camps less than a month away the Toronto Maple Leafs continue to lead the way on the Stanley Cup odds, but are joined by the Tampa Bay Lightning as +750 co-favourites on those NHL futures at sportsbooks monitored by Toronto made the..." August 16

  • Expect huge year from Max Pacioretty no matter where he plays

    Pro Hockey Talk "As of this posting in the middle of August, Max Pacioretty is still a member of the Montreal Canadiens. He is still a member of the team after speculation that he could be dealt leading up to the trade deadline at the end of the 2017-18 season. He is still a member of the..." August 16

  • Nylander feeling no extra pressure to sign with Leafs after Larkin's deal

    The Score "William Nylander says he doesn't feel there's any heightened need to get a contract done with the Toronto Maple Leafs following Dylan Larkin's new long-term pact with the Detroit Red Wings. "Now that contract negotiations have started you're more aware of..." August 16

  • Karlsson determined to prove worth to Golden Knights "William Karlsson said he settled for a short-term contract with the Vegas Golden Knights because he believes in William Karlsson. "It's me betting on myself a little," the 25-year-old center said during the European Player Media Tour on Thursday. "It would be great..." August 16

  • Official: Juventus sign promising Arsenal striker

    Calciomercato "Juventus have completed the signing of Arsenal striker Stephy Alvaro Mavididi. The Italian FA has confirmed that the player has swapped the Gunners with the Old Lady. ?Mavididi is now under contract with the Serie A giants but will play for the club’s reserves team in Lega..." August 17

  • Ex-Teammate Predicts Neymar to Real Madrid

    AS "Neymar is likely to join Real Madrid if he decides to return to LaLiga from Paris Saint-Germain, ex-team-mate Yuri Berchiche has said. The Brazil star continues to be linked with a move to the Santiago Bernabeu, though he has insisted he is happy in France and..." August 17

  • Gus Poyet suspended by Bordeaux after he called owners ‘a disgrace’

    The Guardian "Gus Poyet was suspended by Bordeaux on Friday following his rant against the club’s owners, with his players refusing to train in protest against the treatment of the former Brighton and Sunderland manager. The former Chelsea and Tottenham midfielder hit out after the 2-1..." August 17

  • Paul Pogba set for huge Man Utd pay day if he rejects Barcelona transfer this month

    Express "Pogba’s Manchester United future has been plunged into uncertainty with the France international heavily linked with Barcelona. The 25-year-old has endured a mixed two years at Old Trafford, with his relationship with Jose Mourinho continuing to worsen. Recent reports..." August 17

  • Tottenham manager says they are set to sell players before European deadline despite not bringing any new stars in

    Daily Mail "Mauricio Pochettino says he is willing to let unhappy Tottenham players leave before the European deadline despite not signing anyone this summer. The English transfer window shut on August 9, with Spurs becoming the first Premier League side not to make a signing..." August 17

  • Five-star 2019 forward Armando Bacot verbally commits to North Carolina

    Bleacher Report "North Carolina's future got a little brighter Thursday when highly touted class of 2019 recruit Armando Bacot committed to play college basketball in Chapel Hill.  Bacot announced his decision via a unique video on Twitter. The center is considered a..." August 16

  • Duke's O'Connell out with broken facial bone

    CBS Sports "Duke sophomore guard Alex O'Connell was hospitalized on Wednesday night after suffering an eye injury three minutes into Duke's first of three preseason exhibition games in Canada. O'Connell was one of five starters that helped Duke build an early lead against Ryerson, but..." August 16

  • Judge dismisses Rick Pitino's lawsuit against Adidas

    Louisville Courier-Journal "A federal judge dismissed Rick Pitino's lawsuit against Adidas on Tuesday, siding with the apparel company's claim that arbitration is required out of court.  Pitino, the former University of Louisville men's basketball coach, filed a federal lawsuit in October..." August 15

  • West Virginia freshman cleared after “medical conditions” addressed

    Metro News "West Virginia point guard Brandon Knapper has been sidelined from basketball competition this summer by a pulmonary episode that led to a blood clot, multiple sources told MetroNews. The prognosis remains upbeat for the redshirt freshman to be cleared in advance of preseason practice,..." August 14

  • Coach K full of praise for Canada’s R.J. Barrett

    Sportsnet "Mike Krzyzewski has seen it all. He’s coached almost everyone. The U.S. basketball coaching legend’s career spans from Grant Hill to LeBron James. He’s won five NCAA titles, three Olympic gold medals, two world championships and more college games than any coach in..." August 13