6:06 PM EDT, Wed August 15, 2018
ClutchPoints 4 hours ago
Lakers forward LeBron James has best odds to win 2019 MVP

Lakers forward LeBron James has best odds to win 2019 MVP

Los Angeles Lakers new acquisition LeBron James leads the packs as an odds-on favorite to come away with the 2018-19 Most Valuable Player award, according to Bovada (via Sean Highkin of Bleacher Report). James is a 10/3 favorite to win the largely-coveted award, having four to his name already, along with three Finals MVP honors. The […] The post Lakers forward LeBron James has best odds to win 2019 MVP appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 1 hour ago

Grizzlies’ Mike Conley has outdone Stephen Curry, LeBron James over last 11 seasons as ultimate on-court model citizen

When you think of NBA players as model citizens, the first players who come to mind are most likely LeBron James and Stephen Curry. After all, LeBron just built a school for impoverished kids and Curry is known throughout the league for organizing fundraisers and philanthropic events. But what about...
ClutchPoints 2 hours ago

Jeanie Buss says signing LeBron James felt like signing Shaquille O’Neal in 1996

The Los Angeles Lakers made the move of the summer by signing LeBron James to a massive four-year deal. Lakers owner Jeanie Buss went on The Rich Eisen Show Wednesday to discuss the franchise’s summer, and she likened snagging James to the signing of Shaquille O’Neal to a seven-year contract in 1996....
ClutchPoints 16 mins ago

Former Cavs GM says LeBron James-led Lakers can’t afford early struggles

After acquiring superstar forward LeBron James, all eyes are on the Los Angeles Lakers.  The team posted a record of 35-47 last season, good for the 11th seed in the Western Conference and a whopping 12 games out of playoff contention. After adding LeBron as well as a handful of veteran players on...
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago

Rockets GM Daryl Morey calls LeBron James ‘the greatest ever’

Houston Rockets general manager Daryl Morey gave some major props to his soon-to-be Western Conference foe, LeBron James, calling him the greatest player ever during a guest interview on The Dan Patrick Show. Patrick asked him what teams he should be eyeing in preparation for this 2018-19 season, with...
ClutchPoints 3 hours ago
Jaguars’ Jalen Ramsey calls former MVP Matt Ryan ‘overrated’

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Beyond his stellar play on the field, Jacksonville Jaguars star cornerback Jalen Ramsey has built a strong reputation for being unfiltered with his opinions and beliefs. This was certainly the case in a wide-ranging interview with Clay Skipper of GQ Magazine as he talked about many of the quarterbacks in the league that he bashed […] The post Jaguars’ Jalen Ramsey calls former MVP Matt Ryan ‘overrated’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 4 hours ago

Jalen Ramsey says Deshaun Watson will ‘100 percent’ be MVP in a couple years

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey loves to talk, and he just talked about nearly every quarterback in the NFL. In a GQ article that was released on Wednesday, Ramsey gave his praise to some QBs and trashed a lot more. Ramsey called Buffalo Bills rookie quarterback Josh Allen trash and Atlanta...
ClutchPoints 9 hours ago

Jaguars’ Jalen Ramsey, Dante Fowler to return from suspension next week

Jalen Ramsey and Dante Fowler are each currently serving a suspension for different infractions of team rules, but the two will be back from temporary banishment on Monday, according to John Reid of the Florida Times-Union. With that, both players will not be able to join the Jaguars in joint practices...
Big Blue View 5 hours ago

Jags’ Jalen Ramsey has QB opinions, and Eli Manning gets no love

The Jacksonville cornerback laid into almost every passer in the league in GQ interview Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Jalen Ramsey has opinions. At least, that was the focus of GQ’s Clay Skipper’s interview with Ramsey, published Wednesday. And a good number of the opinions the 2016 first-round...
Blazer's Edge 1 hour ago
CJ McCollum Calls Joining the Warriors “Disgusting” in TV Interview

CJ McCollum Calls Joining the Warriors “Disgusting” in TV Interview

The Portland guard went after ring chasers in an interview with CCTV. Even in China, Portland Trail Blazers guard CJ McCollum still finds a way to make headlines. During an appearance on China Central Television (CCTV), McCollum claimed that joining the Warriors was “disgusting” and that he “was raised differently”. Dime on UPROXX tweeted the entire clip out here: CJ McCollum went on @CCTV and said that star players joining the Warriors is 'disgusting' and 'I would never do that' : @NBA_Reddit pic.twitter.com/rcno5SMQJA— Dime on UPROXX (@DimeUPROXX) August 15, 2018 The...
ClutchPoints 8 hours ago

CJ McCollum’s thinks it’s ‘disgusting’ to see ring chasers join the Warriors

Portland Trail Blazers shooting guard C.J. McCollum isn’t one to hide his feelings towards Western Conference rival Golden State Warriors. After having Warriors forward Kevin Durant on his personal podcast late last month, McCollum was later called out by Durant after he claimed that the reigning Finals...
Houston Chronicle 9 hours ago
Free agent Dez Bryant to visit receiver-thin Browns

Free agent Dez Bryant to visit receiver-thin Browns

BEREA, Ohio (AP) — Dez Bryant's going to meet with the Browns. Depending on how things go, he could stay awhile. The free agent wide receiver has scheduled a visit with Cleveland on Thursday, and the anticipated stopover could lead to the three-time Pro Bowler signing with a team craving more playmakers. Bryant, who released by the Dallas Cowboys in April after eight seasons, has shown previous interest in joining the Browns. Last week, Bryant posted on Twitter that he intended to speak with the team and a Browns spokesman confirmed the sides will talk later this week.
ClutchPoints 2 hours ago

Browns OC Todd Haley excited about young WRs but would accept Dez Bryant

In the last few days, things have picked up around the Cleveland Browns in their pursuit of former Pro Bowl wide receiver Dez Bryant as he’s expected to visit with the team on Thursday. Offensive coordinator Todd Haley has voiced that although he’s intrigued by what the young wide receivers on the...
That Balls Outta Here 6 hours ago

Phillies set to activate Wilson Ramos on Wednesday

The Phillies lineup is getting a much-needed spark for the playoff run Phillies catcher Wilson Ramos will be activated from the 10-day disabled list on Wednesday, according to Phillies beat writer Matt Breen. Philadelphia acquired Ramos at the trade deadline from the Rays for a player to be named later or cash, which varies depending […] Phillies set to activate Wilson Ramos on Wednesday - That Balls Outta Here - That Balls Outta Here - A Philadelphia Phillies Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More
DodgerBlue.com 15 hours ago
Dodgers Injury News: Ross Stripling To See Back Specialist, But Optimistic Issue Isn’t Long Term

Dodgers Injury News: Ross Stripling To See Back Specialist, But Optimistic Issue Isn’t Long Term

The Los Angeles Dodgers bullpen has been struggling without closer Kenley Jansen as of late, so with Alex Wood...
The Mercury News 6 hours ago
Pssst, coach Gruden? Jack Del Rio has advice for you regarding Khalil Mack

Pssst, coach Gruden? Jack Del Rio has advice for you regarding Khalil Mack

Holdout pass rusher Khalil Mack is entering the final year of the five-year contract he signed as a rookie and would pay him $13.8 million to play for the Raiders in 2018.
ClutchPoints 2 hours ago
Raiders QB Derek Carr in ‘real command’ of Jon Gruden’s offense

Raiders QB Derek Carr in ‘real command’ of Jon Gruden’s offense

The Oakland Raiders have undergone some major changes that were headlined by the arrival of head coach Jon Gruden, which has put in place a new offensive scheme ahead of the 2018 season. It hasn’t taken long for Pro Bowl quarterback Derek Carr to get a grip of the game plan as Gruden has voiced […] The post Raiders QB Derek Carr in ‘real command’ of Jon Gruden’s offense appeared first on ClutchPoints.
ClutchPoints 6 hours ago
Warriors’ Andre Iguodala compares the NBA embracing gambling to ‘marijuana being legalized’

Warriors’ Andre Iguodala compares the NBA embracing gambling to ‘marijuana being legalized’

Golden State Warriors stud Andre Iguodala seems to be on the fence when it comes to the topic of the prevalence of sports betting in the NBA. According to the 34-year-old, he does see some merit to it, but also warns of its potential pitfalls, even comparing it to the gateway drug mariujana. “It’s almost […] The post Warriors’ Andre Iguodala compares the NBA embracing gambling to ‘marijuana being legalized’ appeared first on ClutchPoints.
Gang Green Nation 7 hours ago
New York Jets Flight Connections 08/15/18

New York Jets Flight Connections 08/15/18

Good morning, Gang Green Gangsters! Here are your daily New York Jets links for this Wednesday... North Jersey – NY Jets vs. Redskins: Storylines to watch in second preseason game. ESPN – Jets try to solve perennial problem: No edge on the edge. ESPN – Jets on edge: Years of neglect turns old strength into weakness. NJ.com – Jets QB report card: How are Sam Darnold, Josh McCown, Teddy Bridgewater doing entering 2nd preseason game? NY Daily News – Teddy Bridgewater’s return from injury has put Jets in a position of power. Elite Sports NY – Josh Norman is all about rookie Sam...
ClutchPoints 9 hours ago
Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers

Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers

Even though Kawhi Leonard has officially been a Toronto Raptor for weeks now, the drama around the trade continues. The Leonard saga was well documented throughout last year’s regular season, as rumors abounded that Leonard had been healthy enough to play for the San Antonio Spurs, but opted to sit out because of a perceived slight […] The post Stephen A. Smith sides with Bruce Bowen on Kawhi Leonard comment after being sacked by Clippers appeared first on ClutchPoints.
David Fucillo / Niner Nation 7 hours ago
DeAndre Hopkins booted from practice after early scuffle with Jimmie Ward

DeAndre Hopkins booted from practice after early scuffle with Jimmie Ward

It only took one rep. That was quick. The San Francisco 49ers have avoided significant practice fights through the the first three weeks of training camp, but their joint practice with the Houston Texans changed that. Cornerback Jimmie Ward and wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins got into it after Ward knocked off Hopkins’ helmet during a jam in coverage. Cam Inman reported the two players shook hands as they left the field, and that Ward is actually back practicing. On the first rep of practice, Texans WR DeAndre Hopkins and 49ers CB Jimmie Ward went at it and this is what ensued. Ward got...
Purple Row 10 hours ago
Wednesday Rockpile: Remaining cautious with Arenado’s health

Wednesday Rockpile: Remaining cautious with Arenado’s health

Rockies news and links for August 15, 2018 Nolan Arenado, Rockies’ MVP candidate, should take all the time he needs to get shoulder healthy | Denver Post ($) The Rockies have some noticeably tough decisions to make. With the MVP-caliber Nolan Arenado down with a sore shoulder, the team has to weigh the cost of winning now or getting their star player healthy. Only one game behind the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Rockies are in a great position to take the elusive NL west title. However, Patrick Sauders argues that the team should be very cautious with the gold glover. Arenado has a great...
The Seattle Times 3 hours ago
Mariners place James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list with a left forearm contusion

Mariners place James Paxton on the 10-day disabled list with a left forearm contusion

Paxton said the forearm was feeling much better on Wednesday morning. The team recalled right-hander Christian Bergman from Class AAA Tacoma
NFL Spin Zone 35 mins ago
Philadelphia Eagles: 3 Things to watch for in Preseason Week 2

Philadelphia Eagles: 3 Things to watch for in Preseason Week 2

The Philadelphia Eagles have a lot to improve on after last week’s loss. In Week 2, they look to bounce back against a familiar foe: The New England Patriots It’s Week 2 of the preseason for the Philadelphia Eagles. This week matches the Eagles against their Super Bowl counterpart, the New England Patriots. This “rematch” […] Philadelphia Eagles: 3 Things to watch for in Preseason Week 2 - NFL Spin Zone - NFL Spin Zone - NFL news, rumors, analysis, opinions, stats, mock drafts, scores, and GIFs.

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Bear Goggles On 3 mins ago

News and Notes from Bears- Broncos Joint Practices

Here’s the details from the Bears and Broncos joint practice. The Chicago Bears began their joint practices with the Denver Broncos and there weren’t many fireworks, but there was plenty of interesting news and notes from the practice. Here’s what you need to know. The Good Mitch Trubisky looked sharp in practice and impressed Broncos […] News and Notes from Bears- Broncos Joint Practices - Bear Goggles On - Bear Goggles On - A Chicago Bears Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
ClutchPoints 3 mins ago
Brandon Roy is in NBA 2K19 as a Blazer

Brandon Roy is in NBA 2K19 as a Blazer

For fans missing Brandon Roy, there is good news for all of you: it looks like he will be finally featured in NBA 2k19. The former Portland Trail Blazers star was one of the NBA players notably missing on the NBA 2K18 All-Time Teams. However, players need to be part of the National Basketball Retired […] The post Brandon Roy is in NBA 2K19 as a Blazer appeared first on ClutchPoints.
The Sun 6 mins ago

Newcastle starlet Jacob Murphy eyes historic Premier League clash with twin brother Josh at Cardiff

THE Murphy twins used to spend their Saturdays washing pots at the family’s restaurant. But this Saturday it will be business on the pitch — and there will not be a dish cloth in sight. That is because Jacob and Josh have gone from two-quid-an-hour kitchen workers to Premier League footballers. And this weekend the […]
DK Pittsburgh Sports 6 mins ago

Lolley’s kickoff: Rudolph looks to take the next step for Steelers

After making his preseason debut last week against Philadelphia, Mason Rudolph could make his first start against Green Bay. The post Lolley’s kickoff: Rudolph looks to take the next step for Steelers appeared first on DKPittsburghSports.com.
Windy City Gridiron 6 mins ago
Making The Most of Opportunity: The Bears Receivers 2015-2017

Making The Most of Opportunity: The Bears Receivers 2015-2017

Over the last three years, a single GM and a single head coach shaped the Bears’ offense. This is a dive into that time period to see which wide receivers had the most opportunities and which were the most productive when given a chance. As I look forward to the Nagy years and what will hopefully be a revitalized offense, I wanted to look back at the last three years and see what, exactly, did happen with the receiving corps. A number of claims are frequently made about which players were productive or which did the most with their opportunities, but I wanted to actually pull out a...

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