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Lakers Plan to Roll Out Warriors-Style ‘Death Lineup’ with LeBron James at Center

Lakers Plan to Roll Out Warriors-Style ‘Death Lineup’ with LeBron James at Center

Generally speaking, dating back to his tenure with the Miami Heat, LeBron James has not been one to embrace spending a lot of time at power forward. It sounds like that’ll need to change with the Los Angeles Lakers, who, as of now, have plans to roll him out at center in their own version [...]

July 20, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Arizona Cardinals Suspend Cardinals GM Steve Keim After Extreme DUI

Arizona Cardinals Suspend Cardinals GM Steve Keim After Extreme DUI

The Arizona Cardinals have suspended general manager Steve Keim for five weeks and fined him $200,000 after he pleaded guilty to extreme DUI. The fine money will be donated to Mothers Against Drunk Driving. During his suspension Keim will be barred from team facilities and will have to complete counseling as well as a DUI [...]

July 18, 2018 admin Headlines, NFL 0

Rumor: The Philadelphia 76ers Tried Hiring Daryl Morey Away from the Rockets—And Failed

Rumor: The Philadelphia 76ers Tried Hiring Daryl Morey Away from the Rockets—And Failed

The Philadelphia 76ers are a pretty gutsy group, apparently. As they continue to search for new front-office leadership in the aftermath of Bryan Colangelo’s departure, they’ve reportedly already been rebuffed by one of their targets…because he’s currently employed….by the Houston Rockets…and his name is Daryl Morey. From The New York Times‘ Marc Stein: The Philadelphia [...]

July 17, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Anthony Joshua Will Face Alexander Povetkin

Anthony Joshua Will Face Alexander Povetkin

Heavyweight champion Anthony Joshua’s next fight won’t be against WBC champion Deontay Wilder. Instead, Joshua will defend his titles next against Alexander Povetkin on September 22nd at Wembley Stadium in London. For the past few months, Wilder and Joshua were seemingly engaged in talks to unify the titles. However, the negotiations became increasingly contentious and [...]

July 16, 2018 admin Boxing, Headlines 0

Ex-NHL Goalie Ray Emery Drowns in Ontario Harbour

Ex-NHL Goalie Ray Emery Drowns in Ontario Harbour

Former NHL goaltender Ray Emery died early Sunday morning in Hamilton, Ontario after drowning while swimming with friends. Emery’s death does not appear to be suspicious. According to Insp. Marty Schulenberg, Emery jumped off of a boat into the water near the Leander Boat Club to go swimming, and his friends called emergency services at [...]

July 16, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

Charles Oakley Arrested in Vegas for Cheating at the Casino

Charles Oakley Arrested in Vegas for Cheating at the Casino

Former NBA player, Charles Oakley, was arrested in Las Vegas on July 8 after he was “suspected of adding to or reducing his wager on a gambling game after the outcome was known.” Oakley was arrested by Nevada Gaming Control Board Enforcement Agents. He was suspected of adding to or reducing his wager on a [...]

July 12, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Marc Bergevin Intends to Trade Max Pacioretty

Marc Bergevin Intends to Trade Max Pacioretty

Max Pacioretty’s days with the Montreal Canadiens seem to be numbered. According to an NHL source, Habs general manager Marc Bergevin told Pacioretty there will be no contract negotiation, and that he will trade him as soon as possible. The Canadiens captain has insisted all along that he wants to stay in Montreal, but it [...]

July 11, 2018 admin Headlines, NHL 0

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Says Golden State Warriors’ Dynasty Isn’t Bad for League

NBA Commissioner Adam Silver Says Golden State Warriors’ Dynasty Isn’t Bad for League

Give NBA commissioner Adam Silver truth serum, and he’ll probably cop to wishing the Golden State Warriors never signed Kevin Durant. As far as them ruining the league, though? You’ll never get him to admit that. Silver was asked about the potentially adverse impact the Warriors’ dominance is having on the NBA while speaking with [...]

July 11, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

NBA Execs Consider Rockets Favorites to Land Carmelo Anthony, with Heat, 76ers, Lakers Looming

NBA Execs Consider Rockets Favorites to Land Carmelo Anthony, with Heat, 76ers, Lakers Looming

The Carmelo Anthony sweepstakes are heating up…kind of. Though the Oklahoma City Thunder have yet to officially part ways with their overpriced and unhappy forward, more than a few teams are already vying to become his next landing spot. The Houston Rockets appear to be the early frontrunners, because, well, they’ve been circling Anthony since [...]

July 9, 2018 admin Headlines, NBA 0

Luis Enrique Named Head Coach of the Spanish National Team

Luis Enrique Named Head Coach of the Spanish National Team

The Spanish football federation announced Monday that former Barcelona manager Luis Enrique has been named head coach of the national team. He has signed a 2 year contract to manage the former World Cup champion. Enrique is the third head coach of the national team in less than a month. Two days before Spain’s first [...]

July 9, 2018 admin Headlines, Soccer 0