12:49 PM EDT, Mon July 24, 2017
New York Daily News 3 hours ago
Derrick Rose meeting with Cavs amid Kyrie Irving trade request

Derrick Rose meeting with Cavs amid Kyrie Irving trade request

Derrick Rose is in Ohio Monday for a meeting with the Cavaliers.
Plain Dealer 4 hours ago

Cavaliers, Derrick Rose to meet Monday with eye on contract

As expected, the Cavaliers and Derrick Rose will meet today to continue their discussions on a possible one-year deal pairing the former MVP with LeBron James as a potential replacement for Kyrie Irving.
Chris Manning / Fear The Sword 3 hours ago

NBA Free Agency 2017: Derrick Rose is meeting with the Cavs today

The former MVP is reportedly leaning towards coming to Cleveland. Free agent point guard Derrick Rose is meeting with the Cleveland Cavaliers today, reports ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski, and he is leaning towards to signing with the Cavs over the Los Angeles Lakers. According to Wojnarowski, Rose...
Posting and Toasting 1 hour ago

Ron Baker’s 2016-17 Season in Review

The Knicks re-signed him so it must have been good! Ron Baker's flowing locks, pesky defense and aight jump shot endeared the undrafted free agent out of Wichita State to the New York fanbase pretty quickly. Like, at first, it was more of a joke thing. We were asking ourselves who the hell is this...
Fear The Sword 1 hour ago

NBA Trade Rumors: Cavs don’t currently have traction on a Kyrie Irving trade

The Cavaliers are taking calls on Irving, but no deal is close at the moment. Kyrie Irving may be available on the trade market after making a request to be dealt to the Cleveland Cavaliers, but ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski says that no deal is impending as of now while discussing Derrick Rose’s free...
Sports Illustrated 6 hours ago
Dodgers Pitcher Clayton Kershaw Headed for 10-day DL with Back Injury

Dodgers Pitcher Clayton Kershaw Headed for 10-day DL with Back Injury

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw set to go on 10-day disabled list with back injury.
Journal News 15 hours ago

Clayton Kershaw 'not optimistic' after another back injury sends him to disabled list

Clayton Kershaw isn't sure if this back injury is as severe as the 2016 malady that sidelined him 10 weeks, but he feels "a lot of frustration."         
All Things Rockies | Denver Post 15 hours ago

Clayton Kershaw headed to DL after leaving Dodgers game with back injury

Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw is headed to the disabled list after his latest back injury.
Los Angeles Times 12 hours ago

Trading for Yu Darvish is crucial for Dodgers with or without Clayton Kershaw

The Dodgers warned their fans in recent weeks they might not make a major addition before the July 31 nonwaiver trade deadline. The words and ideas shared by the front office pointed to the organization retaining its top prospects instead of trading them for reinforcements, as the team’s architects...
MLB Trade Rumors 11 hours ago

Trade Rumors: Dodgers, Luhnow, Astros, Pirates, Melky

The Dodgers were reported to be interested in Yu Darvish even before today’s news broke that Clayton Kershaw is very likely headed to the disabled list.  Regardless of whether Kershaw’s injury proves to be serious or not, Dylan Hernandez of the L.A. Times argues that the Dodgers should still acquire...
The Republican 1 hour ago
New England Patriots will go 16-0, win Super Bowl according to USA Today projections

New England Patriots will go 16-0, win Super Bowl according to USA Today projections

According to USA Today's record projections, the New England Patriots will go 16-0 this season.
Dallas Cowboys Blog | Dallas Morning News 2 hours ago

The reason Jerry Jones views Bill Belichick, Patriots as role model for Cowboys

The New England Patriots know all about starting a season with a significant player suspended. Future Hall of Famer Tom Brady missed the first four games last season because of his involvement in Deflategate.The Patriots found a way to win three of those four games without Brady. They then went 11-1...
Pats Pulpit 49 mins ago

USA Today projects the Patriots to go 16-0 in 2017

New England is the only team to have gone 16-0 before. Until Super Bowl XLII, the 2007 season was a perfect storm for the New England Patriots. Despite playing one of the NFL's hardest schedules, the team defeated every one of its opponents up to that point behind a historically efficient offense,...
Scouting The Trade Market: Lance Lynn

Scouting The Trade Market: Lance Lynn

The 2017 non-waiver trade deadline is exactly one week away, and already the Yankees have swung a pretty significant seven-player trade with the White Sox that, more than anything, added high-end depth to the bullpen. I know Todd Frazier is the biggest name, but that trade was about Tommy Kahnle and David Robertson. Adding those […] The post Scouting The Trade Market: Lance Lynn appeared first on River Avenue Blues.
Bleed Cubbie Blue 2 hours ago

On The Horizon: Cubs vs. White Sox series preview

The Cubs will see a new look from the Sox this week. You already know that the White Sox made one truly significant trade this month, the one that sent Jose Quintana to the Cubs. The Sox also made another significant deal, sending David Robertson, Todd Frazier and Tommy Kahnle to the Yankees. For more...
Atlanta Bullpen 13 hours ago
Jaime Garcia Trade Talks Intensify

Jaime Garcia Trade Talks Intensify

Jaimie Garcia trade talks have intensified since the lefty’s gutty performance Friday night. Garcia pitched seven strong innings against the Dodgers and crashed a grand slam home run. That makes two straight sharp performances. Garcia’s solid performances weren’t against bottom feeders, either. The veteran limited Arizona to one run on four hits while striking out seven on July 16. Five days later he held the National League’s best team to three runs on seven hits while striking out four and walking only one. At least eight teams are reportedly negotiating with the Braves. The Brewers...
MLB Daily Dish 3 hours ago

AL Central: Twins trade Nick Tepesch to Blue Jays

Check out everything going on in the American League Central. The Twins have traded Nick Tepesch to the Blue Jays for cash. Tepesch made only one start for the Twins this year, but the 28-year old has previously pitched for the Rangers and the Dodgers. The veteran’s minor league stats weren’t awe...
Tomahawk Take 3 hours ago

Atlanta Braves Morning Chop: Not so many happy returns?

SEVEN DAYS remain until the non-waiver trade deadline.  The Braves expect to trade Jaime Garcia by Wednesday.  But after that…? Let’s review the Atlanta Braves‘ plausible trade candidates and see how they are doing since the All-Star break: Brandon Phillips.  Still a hitting fool at .429 (OPS...
Chris Kuc / Chicago Tribune 15 hours ago
Fresh, healthy Kyle Hendricks excited about return to Cubs rotation

Fresh, healthy Kyle Hendricks excited about return to Cubs rotation

Cubs starter Kyle Hendricks had an interesting theory as to why tendinitis suddenly flared up in the middle finger of his pitching hard. "Flipping the bird to people, maybe it was too much of that," Hendricks said with a hearty laugh before the Cubs faced the Cardinals on Sunday night at Wrigley...
The Cub Reporter 6 hours ago

White Sox @ Cubs: Gonzales vs Hendricks (Game 98)

CHW (38-57): RHP Miguel Gonzalez (4-9, 4.89)  CHC (51-46): RHP Kyle Hendricks (4-3, 4.09)  First pitch: 1:20pmCST What a difference a week makes. The Cubs go 8-1 out of the gate and end up in first place, tied with the quickly fading Brewers. Hendricks has been on the shelf for a month and a half...
Outside Pitch 11 hours ago
Boston Red Sox: Rick Porcello needs to solve HR problem

Boston Red Sox: Rick Porcello needs to solve HR problem

Rick Porcello lost again on Sunday. The Boston Red Sox pitcher is now 4-13 on the year, after winning the Cy Young award last season. Boston’s offense hasn’t helped him much, but he’s not helping his case either with a 4.52 earned run average. A look into that 4.52 ERA though, and you’ll notice that Porcello’s been […] The post Boston Red Sox: Rick Porcello needs to solve HR problem appeared first on OutsidePitchMLB.
Fenway Nation 2 hours ago

Sigh, Young. Porcello Gives Up Three HRs In 3-2 Loss

It's looks like it will be Chris Sale, Drew Pomeranz—and then a total crapshoot. On Sunday, Rick Porcello joined David Price in the 'Disappointment Dog House', with a frustrating performance in which he coughed up three solo home runs—despite going at least six innings for the 18th straight time....
NorthJersey.com 3 hours ago
A confident Clint Frazier is keeping Ellsbury on the bench

A confident Clint Frazier is keeping Ellsbury on the bench

Jacoby Ellsbury became a $21 million per year pinch-runner over the weekend, while Clint Frazier pressed his case to remain in the Yankees’ lineup.        
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago

Tigers trade rumors: Any chance of swapping bad contracts?

ESPNs Buster Olney suggested a few possible swaps for outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury, who has lost his job in the New York Yankees lineup and at age 34 is still owed about $77 million. MINNEAPOLIS -- What's the easiest way to get rid of a bad contract? Swap it out for another...
Larry Brown Sports 5 hours ago
MLB reporters spar over report linking Giancarlo Stanton to Yankees

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With a new ownership group set to take over the Miami Marlins, there have been rumblings that Giancarlo Stanton and his 13-year, $325 million contract could be traded to usher in a new era. The New York Yankees are one of the teams that have been mentioned as potentially being interested — depending on who...Read More
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago

MLB trade rumors: Yankees, Marlins talked Giancarlo Stanton deal?

The Yankees reportedly called the Miami Marlins about available star Giancarlo Stanton.
Field Gulls 3 hours ago
Century Links 724: DeShawn Shead in 2017

Century Links 724: DeShawn Shead in 2017

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Seahawks Gab 58 mins ago

CB Richard Sherman Speaks Out – Says Issues with Seahawks are Way Overblown

Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman didn’t deliver any fireworks during a one-on-one interview with ESPN’s Josina Anderson that aired Sunday, instead reiterating much of what he told local reporters last month about his relationship with Russell Wilson and that he thinks reports of conflict with...
MLB Trade Rumors 12 hours ago
AL East Notes: Devers, Cozart, Blue Jays, Ellsbury

AL East Notes: Devers, Cozart, Blue Jays, Ellsbury

It isn’t unusual for the Red Sox to bring a 20-year-old prospect into the heat of a pennant race, as club promoted Xander Bogaerts in 2013 and Yoan Moncada just last season.  As WEEI.com’s Rob Bradford points out, however, he difference between those callups and today’s news about Boston’s promotion of Rafael Devers is that…
Arrowhead Pride 20 mins ago
Chiefs GM says Tamba Hali’s tweets aren’t an issue

Chiefs GM says Tamba Hali’s tweets aren’t an issue

I didn’t expect the Kansas City Chiefs coaching staff or GM to be all that upset about Tamba Hali’s tweets. It’s easy to say that Tamba is just doing that because he wants to win so badly. End of story. That’s basically what the Chiefs new GM Brett Veach said at his Monday press conference. "I know Tamba,” Veach said. “I love Tamba. I'm not concerned about that." Veach said that he and Andy Reid would both talk to Tamba when they got up to camp (he said he was going right up to camp after the press conference). “Everyone in our facility loves Tamba,” Veach said....
Liverpool Echo 9 hours ago
Arsene Wenger speaks out on Everton target Olivier Giroud - transfer rumours

Arsene Wenger speaks out on Everton target Olivier Giroud - transfer rumours

Arsenal manager insists striker is prepared to stay and fight for his place
Sander Philipse / Bucs Nation 4 hours ago
Daily Bucs Links: Training camp is almost here

Daily Bucs Links: Training camp is almost here

On the Bucs’ imminent training camp, and more. MMQB: NFL training camps begin, Power Rankings | SI.comOur guest columnist is in Arizona to watch the first team hit the field and reports on the camp battle for the Cardinals cornerback position opposite Odell Beckham Jr. flew to Texas to visit a sick child in the hospital days before training camp - SBNation.comNFL players have just a few days to relax before training camp starts, and Beckham spent one of those days visiting Jayro Ponce. One Dozen Debates: Cornerback DepthCornerback is one of the most difficult positions at which to develop...
Cubs Insider 9 hours ago

Watch: Willson Contreras Launches Two-Run Homer to Give Cubs 5-3 Lead Sunday Night

Willson Contreras continues his rapid tear since the mechanical change he made in the middle of June. Watch him lift a cutter that just got into the basket of left field against the St. Louis Cardinals Sunday night, which gave the Cubs a 5-3 lead and secured the series win. The Cubs catcher has been … The post Watch: Willson Contreras Launches Two-Run Homer to Give Cubs 5-3 Lead Sunday Night appeared first on Cubs Insider.

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Why is Eagles' Shelton Gibson dropping the ball so much?

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Rutgers target Travon King provides insight on his upcoming announcement

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CBS New York 6 mins ago
AP Sources: Derrick Rose Meeting With Cavaliers

AP Sources: Derrick Rose Meeting With Cavaliers

The 28-year-old Rose averaged 18 points and 4.4 assists in 64 games last season, his eighth since being drafted first overall by Chicago in 2008.
ESPN FC 8 mins ago

MLS rejected $4 billion media rights deal requiring promotion/relegation

From Hector Villalbas game-winner to Kyle Beckermans long-distance strike, relive the goal fest that was Week 20. Major League Soccer rejected a $4 billion global media rights deal from international media company MP & Silva, as reported by the Sports Business Journal. The offer, which would have quadrupled the annual rate of MLSs current deal, comes with the significant contingency that MLS would have to institute a system of promotion and relegation. The proposed deal would have run for 10 years starting in 2023, after the current deal with ESPN, Fox, and Univision expires. Those...
Daily Mail 10 mins ago

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