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  • Kevin Love likely to “look around” this summer; Celtics, Rockets, Lakers among options

    Sheridan Hoops "Kevin Love is expected to seriously study the free-agent market this summer and consider leaving the Cavaliers after one year with the franchise, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports. “He’s got options,” the Yahoo! Sports NBA insider said in a radio appearance on The Jason McIntyre..." May 29

  • James Harden Would Like Rockets To Add Backcourt Piece

    Real GM Basketball "With Patrick Beverley out for the playoffs, the lack of depth on the Houston Rockets' roster at point guard and shooting guard became clear. James Harden was responsible for a considerable amount of the Rockets' ballhandling duties. and Jason Terry played a ton of minutes." May 29

  • Lakers Finalize Deal for New Headquarters "After receiving final approval from the City of El Segundo, the Los Angeles Lakers have completed the purchase of a five acre property located at the northwest corner of Mariposa Avenue and Douglas Street from CDC/Mar Ventures, it was announced today by team President and co-owner Jeanie Buss. The..." May 29

  • Wade seeking Heat deal that could test Riley's limits

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "With Dwyane Wade in position to opt out of his Miami Heat contract for the second consecutive summer and third time in eight years, the All-Star guard's agent made it clear Thursday that the latest round of negotiations might not be a slam dunk. At season's end, when asked about the opt-out..." May 29

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    Dave McMenamin @mcten

    LeBron when asked how do you slow down Steph Curry: "The same way you slow me down ... You can't."

  • Tom Brady’s Appeal Set For June 23

    Pro Football Rumors "Those hoping for closure on the DeflateGate saga will have to wait at least a few more weeks. According to Adam Schefter of (via Twitter), Tom Brady‘s appeal hearing won’t be held until Tuesday, June 23, and may continue on Thursday, June 25, if more than one day is required. The..." May 29

  • Falcons waive linebacker Prince Shembo "“We are aware of the charges that have been filed against Prince Shembo. We are extremely disappointed that one of our players is involved in something like this. Accordingly, we have decided to waive Prince Shembo.”" May 29

  • Falcons player Prince Shembo accused of killing ex-girlfriend’s dog

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "An Atlanta Falcons player is accused of killing his ex-girlfriend’s dog, Gwinnett County police said Friday afternoon. Prince Shembo, 23, has been charged with aggravated cruelty to animals, Cpl. Michele Pihera said." May 29

  • The Philadelphia Eagles in Super Bowl 50? ‘You Can Take That as a Guarantee’ "Byron Maxwell has been with his new team, the Eagles, for less than three months, but his new surroundings already feel familiar. “It’s pretty much the same culture as in Seattle, I’m telling you,” Philly’s new $63 million cornerback said after an offseason practice on Thursday. “We had guys that..." May 29

  • Darren Sharper pleads guilty to federal charges "Former NFL Pro Bowler Darren Sharper pleaded guilty to federal charges to drugging and raping three women in New Orleans on Friday, according to The Times-Picayune. Sharper agreed to a plea-deal that caps his prison sentence to nine years, compared to the 20-year maximum sentence his charges..." May 29

  • Eight possible spots for Ryan Howard, and more notes "Ryan Howard is healthy and he is hitting, and this is may be the best chance for the Phillies to finally get serious about trading him. Howard could help a contender, and it's high time for the Phillies to stop "playing hard to get," in trade talks involving Howard, which is how one rival..." May 29

  • Orioles C Matt Wieters to make 2015 debut next Friday

    CBS Sports Fantasy News "Buck Showalter has announced that Orioles veteran catcher Matt Wieters will return next Friday in Cleveland and start that night against the Indians, the Baltimore Sun has reported. " May 29

  • 5h
    Ryan Divish @RyanDivish

    Paxton to the DL with strained middle finger tendon

  • 6h
    Scott MacArthur @TSNScottyMac

    Would Bautista be in RF on Monday? "As of this moment, yes," said Gibbons. Could be elsewhere. LF? Gibbons won't look ahead. #BlueJays #MLB

  • 8h
    Mark Sheldon @m_sheldon

    Price says Cueto will not be ready to start Sunday. Lorenzen to start. Marquis moved out of rotation and into bullpen #reds

  • Coyotes reinstate color analyst Boynton after guilty plea in casino incident

    Pro Hockey Talk "The Arizona Coyotes have reinstated radio color analyst Nick Boynton, who earlier this month plead guilty to disorderly conduct stemming from an incident at a Buffalo casino in March. “I’ve met with Nick several times and he knows he made a terrible mistake,” Coyotes co-owner, president and CEO..." May 29

  • People are starting to wonder what’s going on with Claude Julien "As the vacant coaching positions fill up around the league, we still await a decision from the Boston Bruins about the future of Claude Julien. Allow me to rant just a little. At some point soon, this is becoming a little ridiculous. It’s been six weeks and counting, and the veteran head..." May 29

  • Devils ink Kalinin to entry-level contract "The New Jersey Devils today signed forward Sergey Kalinin to an entry-level contract. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray Shero. As per club policy, no further terms were disclosed. Kalinin, 24, spent the previous five seasons with Avangard Omsk (KHL). This past year, he..." May 29

  • Avs recruitment of Alex Radulov are “only speculations” by others, team VP says

    Denver Post "Alexander Radulov played junior for coach Patrick Roy and the Quebec Remparts and is coming off a league-leading 71 points for CSKA Moscow of the Kontinental Hockey League. This report from NBC Sports Network says Radulov’s agent has been contacted by the Avalanche, inquiring about Radulov’s..." May 29

  • Blues promise new look, new faces

    St. Louis Post-Dispatch "Brace yourself for the Reckless Era of Blues hockey. The first takeaway from this week's repackaging of Ken Hitchcock was this: Blues goaltenders better be ready to make some saves early on next season. General manager Doug Armstrong wants to see new energy in the lineup. Hitchcock agreed..." May 29

  • Florida State QB John Franklin to transfer "When you bring in a transfer quarterback like Florida State did Everett Golson you're almost assured to be losing another quarterback to transfer soon afterward, and that's exactly what's happening with the Seminoles. The Orlando Sentinel is reporting that quarterback John Franklin is..." May 29

  • SEC schools to each receive record $31.07 million payout "The Southeastern Conference will distribute $435 million out of an NCAA-record $455 million in revenues between its 14 institutions, sources told ESPN on Friday. Each league member will receive $31.07 million -- an increase of more than $10 million per school from last year's payout of $20.9..." May 29

  • Allen Iverson almost played football at Notre Dame

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Before he was an NBA legend and a lightning rod for controversy, Allen Iverson was a two-sport high school star at Bethel High School in Hampton, Va. The future Hall of Fame basketball player said had he not run into trouble off the field, he would have played football at Notre Dame. "I..." May 28

  • Darian Dailey dismissed from team by Rutgers coach Kyle Flood

    Newark Star-Ledger "Rutgers coach Kyle Flood dismissed cornerback Darian Dailey from the team on Thursday. Dailey was arrested early Sunday morning in Florida and charged with robbery with a firearm. Dailey is the second Rutgers player to be kicked off the team as a result of criminal charges in the past..." May 28

  • ASU football player pleads guilty to disorderly conduct

    Arizona Republic "The Arizona State University football signee accused of abusing his girlfriend pleaded guilty to a single misdemeanor Thursday morning. Davon Durant was facing allegations of aggravated assault and disorderly conduct following his arrest in Tempe earlier this year. Durant on Thursday pleaded..." May 28

  • Former Vandy guard Dai-Jon Parker dies at age 22 "Former Vanderbilt standout Dai-Jon Parker died Thursday night in a drowning accident in Indiana, multiple sources told late Thursday. He was 22 years old. Vandy coach Kevin Stallings confirmed Parker's death Friday morning. "We are extremely saddened with the news of..." May 29

  • Iowa State's AD already working in anticipation of losing Fred Hoiberg "Iowa State athletic director Jamie Pollard has already informally talked with a search firm to start identifying potential coaching candidates in anticipation of losing Fred Hoiberg to the Chicago Bulls, a source told on Friday. The Bulls fired Tom Thibodeau Thursday. Sources..." May 29

  • Assault charge to be dismissed against VCU's Mo Alie-Cox

    USA Today "Assault charges will be dismissed against forward Mo Alie-Cox, according to a statement Thursday from Virginia Commonwealth. Cox originally was charged April 30 for allegedly punching a woman, according to court documents obtained by USA TODAY Sports. "We have been informed by the Richmond..." May 28

  • Bielfeldt holds decision for Hoiberg/Bulls resolution

    Indianapolis Star "The Chicago Bulls' dismissal of coach Tom Thibodeau could impact Indiana's 2016-17 season. Max Bielfeldt, a 6-8 forward and Michigan transfer, told The Star on Thursday night that he's delaying his final decision to see whether Fred Hoiberg -- a likely candidate for the opening in Chicago --..." May 28

  • VCU transfer Terry Larrier chooses Connecticut over Maryland, other schools

    Baltimore Sun "After signing five-star prospect Diamond Stone in April and getting a commitment from Duke transfer Rasheed Sulaimon earlier this month, Maryland men's basketball coach Mark Turgeon’s hot streak was finally stopped Thursday. Terry Larrier, a 6-foot-7 forward who announced plans to transfer from..." May 28

  • Sepp Blatter beats Prince Ali to be named FIFA president for 5th term

    ESPN FC "Sepp Blatter won FIFA presidential re-election for an unprecedented fifth term as challenger Prince Ali Bin Al Hussein of Jordan conceded after failing to win by a two-thirds majority in the first round of voting on Friday. At FIFA's 65th Congress in Zurich, the 209 member nations cast their..." May 29

  • FIFA president Sepp Blatter calls for unity: 'Events unleashed a storm'

    ESPN FC "Sepp Blatter admitted the events of this week "unleashed a storm" ahead of the 65th FIFA congress in Zurich but appealed to delegates for unity. Blatter, 79, is facing Prince Ali Bin Al-Hussein of Jordan in the FIFA presidential election on Friday. In Blatter's opening remarks, he said there..." May 29

  • Manchester United ‘favourites to seal £21.3m Carlos Bacca transfer’

    Metro "Manchester United have reportedly emerged as favourites to seal the £21.3million transfer of Sevilla striker Carlos Bacca. The Red Devils are keen on the Colombian front man and are ready to begin negotiations with the La Liga side. Bacca scored twice in the Europa League final to win the title..." May 29

  • Italian side Roma join Liverpool in hunt for Manchester City striker Edin Dzeko

    Daily Mirror "Roma are ready to test Manchester City’s resolve over Edin Dzeko . Roma feel City may be prepared to cash-in on Dzeko because of the striker’s disappointing campaign with the Blues. Dzeko, 29, managed just 11 Premier League starts and four goals as he lost his place up front to Wilfried..." May 29

  • Blues won't give up fight for Liverpool and Arsenal target James Milner

    Manchester Evening News "Manchester City are refusing to give up on James Milner. The club’s hierarchy believe the England international can still be persuaded to sign a new contract, despite interest from Liverpool and Arsenal. Milner’s current deal expires at end of June, with the 29-year-old so far resisting..." May 29