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    Candace Buckner @CandaceDBuckner

    I'm hearing the Cleveland Cavaliers have "huge interest" in David West. Most definitely aligns with his desire to play for a contender

  • Tobias Harris agrees to four-year, $64 million deal with Magic

    ESPN "Tobias Harris has agreed to a four-year, $64 million deal to return to the Orlando Magic, according to league sources. Harris and the Magic failed to finalize an extension by the Oct. 31 deadline last season, making him a restricted free agent this summer. Orlando would have had the the right..." July 04

  • Derrick Williams to join Knicks on two-year, $10 million deal

    ESPN New York "The New York Knicks continued to add through free agency by reaching an agreement Friday with forward Derrick Williams. The deal is for two years and $10 million, league sources told's Chris Broussard, that includes a player option for the second year. Williams confirmed the accord..." July 04

  • Who should Clippers get to replace DeAndre Jordan? How about Blake Griffin.

    Pro Basketball Talk "It was midway through the fourth quarter of Game 7 of an epic first-round series, and the San Antonio Spurs had just gone on an 8-1 run to take a five-point lead. Los Angeles Clippers coach Doc Rivers decided to make a move and pulled DeAndre Jordan for Matt Barnes, going small and putting Blake..." July 04

  • Doc Rivers -- We're Gonna Miss DeAndre Jordan ... But We'll Be Good

    TMZ "We JUST shot Doc Rivers -- moments after the story broke that DeAndre Jordan is leaving the Clippers for the Dallas Mavericks ... and he seems pretty upbeat for a guy who just lost a superstar. The L.A. Clippers honcho was out in Beverly Hills ... when he told us the team will miss the 7-footer..." July 04

  • Hernandez judge allows juror misconduct investigation to proceed

    Pro Football Talk "When a Judge E. Susan Garsh ruled declined earlier this week to throw out the guilty verdict against former Patriots tight end Aaron Hernandez in connection with the murder of Odin Lloyd, it didn’t end her work on the case. Still pending is the question of whether Judge Garsh will allow the..." July 04

  • Jones was ticketed for marijuana possession after NFC title game

    ESPN Wisconsin "According to City of Green Bay Municipal Court records, Green Bay Packers defensive end Datone Jones was ticketed for marijuana possession on Jan. 19 – the day after the Packers’ loss to the Seattle Seahawks in the NFC Championship Game – and paid an $880 fine a month later. That would explain..." July 04

  • 2002 No. 1 pick David Carr explains why brother Derek is a better NFL QB

    CBS Sports "There aren't many big brothers out there who like to admit that their younger brother is better at something, especially when that something is a sport both are famous for playing. For instance, you'll probably never hear Peyton Manning admit that Eli's the best quarterback in the Manning..." July 04

  • Peter King again suggests Sean Payton could soon leave Saints

    New Orleans Times-Picayune "National football writer Peter King has again suggested Sean Payton and the New Orleans Saints could soon part ways. Perhaps as soon as after the 2015 season, he wrote for King floated the idea -- just as he did late in the 2014 season -- in a countdown of the 100 most influential..." July 03

  • Report: Cowboys believe Dez Bryant is bluffing about missing games

    Larry Brown Sports "The Dallas Cowboys have yet to sign Dez Bryant to a long-term extension, and Bryant’s camp has indicated that he would rather miss regular season games than sign the franchise tender and play under a one-year deal worth roughly $13 million. Apparently the Cowboys aren’t buying..." July 03

  • Miguel Cabrera exits game with calf injury

    Sporting News "Already struggling this season, the Tigers may be in a tight spot moving forward after All-Star Miguel Cabrera limped off the field Friday with what is being diagnosed as a left calf strain. Cabrera injured his calf running from first base on a hit-and-run play with Victor Martinez at the dish..." July 04

  • Charges pending in alleged Cardinals computer intrusion of Astros

    CNN "Federal investigators have recommended charges be brought against at least one St. Louis Cardinals employee implicated in the probe of an alleged computer intrusion of databases belonging to the Houston Astros, officials briefed on the investigation said Friday. But it was not immediately clear..." July 04

  • Ben Zobrist is the mystery hitter Mets would ‘overpay’ to get

    New York Post "Sandy Alderson recently stated he was willing to “overpay” for the right hitter to help his lineup. When he said that, he had one player in mind — Ben Zobrist, The Post has learned. Alderson had expressed his interest to Oakland officials about Zobrist, but has seen the switch-hitter, at least..." July 04

  • Yankees, A-Rod settle $30M milestone bonus dispute; team will donate $3.5M to charity

    The Score "The New York Yankees and Alex Rodriguez have settled their dispute regarding his milestone bonuses. The Yankees will make $3.5 million in charitable contributions in lieu of potentially paying out Rodriguez separate $6-million bonuses for moving up the all-time home run list. Major League..." July 03

  • Jose Canseco tells SI he wishes he never wrote 'Juiced'

    SI "Former MLB All-Star Jose Canseco wrote the definitive story on steroids with his book, Juiced. But when he shared his personal story with Sports Illustrated in this week's issue, he revealed that he wishes he hadn't written the book at all. SI's Jack Dickey profiled the enigmatic slugger..." July 03

  • Peter Pocklington, former Oilers owner, wins appeal of probation breach conviction

    CBC Sports "Former Edmonton Oilers owner Peter Pocklington has avoided a six-month prison sentence after a court of appeal in California reversed a lower court ruling related to a probation breach. In a news release, Pocklington's lawyer, Becky James, said the recent ruling, "vindicates Mr. Pocklington,..." July 04

  • Kostitsyn hoping for another chance in NHL

    Sportsnet "It’s a long shot. It might even be longer than that. But the odds haven’t kept Andrei Kostitsyn from clamouring for an opportunity to return to the NHL. He isn’t picky about where it happens. He’s willing to sign a cap-friendly, one-year deal. All he’s really asking for is a chance. “I’m..." July 04

  • Connor McDavid signs on the dotted line with the Oilers

    Edmonton Journal "The Edmonton Oilers wasted no time inking a deal with hockey phenom Connor McDavid. The team announced Friday morning it has agreed to terms with the 18-year-old centre, who the Oilers selected first overall a week ago in the 2015 National Hockey League entry draft in Florida. The Oilers..." July 03

  • Sabres sign Ryan O'Reilly to 7-year contract extension worth reported $52.5M

    The Score "The Buffalo Sabres have locked up their new star center. Ryan O'Reilly has signed a seven-year, big-money contract extension, the team announced Friday. The talented, two-way center was acquired in a draft-day deal with the Colorado Avalanche that saw defenseman Nikita Zadorov, forwards..." July 03

  • Blue Jackets Sign Brandon Saad a six-year, $36 million contract extension

    The Hockey Writers "Just days after being dealt to the Columbus Blue Jackets in a blockbuster trade, Brandon Saad is the new holder of a nice, long contract. The former Chicago Blackhawks left wing, who was a restricted free agent, has agreed to a six-year, $36 million contract that will keep him with the Blue..." July 03

  • Report: Alabama self-reports 13 bizarre NCAA violations

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Alabama self-reported 13 NCAA violations, from July 1, 2014, through June 30 of this year, according to a report obtained by Friday. While none of the violations were major, there were numerous bizarre NCAA rules broken by Crimson Tide coaches, student-athletes and recruits...." July 04

  • NCAA investigating Ole Miss, questions Tunsil's stepfather

    The Clarion-Ledger "NCAA officials were here Friday and interviewed the stepfather of Ole Miss tackle Laremy Tunsil as part of an investigation into multiple alleged rules violations by the University of Mississippi football program. The trip made by NCAA officials comes one week after Tunsil was arrested for..." July 03

  • Report: Baylor-Cal game in Australia no longer in the works

    CBS Sports "Turns out maybe -- just maybe -- you shouldn't go ahead and book that thousand-dollar flight to Australia, Baylor fan. ESPN reported Friday the Bears' proposed meeting with Cal in the Land Down Under "is off." Reports first surfaced last month that Baylor was exploring the possibility of..." July 03

  • P. Diddy Avoids Felony Charges Over UCLA Arrest

    Variety "The Los Angeles District Attorney’s Office has decided not to file assault charges against Sean “P. Diddy” Combs for his physical encounter with a UCLA football coach on June 22. Combs 45, was arrested in the matter for allegedly swinging a kettlebell at an assistant coach. He was charged with..." July 03

  • Braxton Miller affirms plan to stay at Ohio State, source says

    ESPN "Braxton Miller has affirmed his plan to stay at Ohio State and will continue to focus on rehabilitation and recovery from shoulder surgery, a source close to the quarterback told ESPN's Joe Schad on Thursday. Miller, the Big Ten offensive player of the year in 2012 and '13, tweeted Wednesday..." July 03

  • PG Alterique Gilbert, top 25 in Class of 2016, commits to UConn

    CBS Sports "Alterique Gilbert, a top-25 prospect in the Class of 2016, has committed to Connecticut, he told on Saturday morning. The 6-foot-1 point guard joins VCU transfer Terry Larrier and top-100 big man Mamadou Diarra (6-8, Woodstock Academy) in the Huskies' 2016 class. "I picked..." July 04

  • Dating site exclusively for Kentucky fans launches

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAB - The Dagger "Whether it's leading the nation in home attendance 10 straight years, camping out by the thousands for the right to attend a practice or helping John Calipari surpass 1.3 million Twitter followers, Kentucky supporters are a bit more obsessive than other fan bases. Now comes further proof the..." July 04

  • Ohio State basketball gets verbal commitment from 2017 big man Kaleb Wesson

    Cleveland Plain Dealer "Ohio State received a verbal commitment Friday from Class of 2017 big man Kaleb Wesson. He's a 6-foot-9 center from Westerville South in the Columbus suburbs. He is the son of former Buckeye Keith Wesson, who played center for Ohio State in the 1980s." July 03

  • Report: Oregon point guard Ahmaad Rorie to transfer

    College Basketball Talk "With Dylan Ennis, Tyler Dorsey and Kendall Small joining the Oregon program, minutes for other perimeter options could be at a premium in 2015-16. One player those additions were bound to impact was rising sophomore Ahmaad Rorie, who played just under 19 minutes per game as a freshman. Friday..." July 03

  • Former St. John's big man Chris Obekpa considering ASU

    Arizona Republic "Former St. John's big man Chris Obekpa -- among the nation's top shot blockers -- is considering Arizona State as a transfer option. Obekpa is visiting Minnesota this week. According to, he also is considering ASU, North Carolina State and Alabama. The 6-10 center -- who has one..." July 03