1. Nick Johnson Throws Down Smooth 360 Dunk

    If you want to show off, the NBA summer league is the place to do it. Houston Rockets rookie Nick Johnson did just that, getting the ball on a breakaway and soaring high for a sweet 360 dunk...

    Ken Chin Written by Ken Chin about 21 hours ago 42,769 reads 14 comments

  2. Texas Releases “A New Era Is Here” Hype Video 50 Days Before Season

    The 2014 season marks the beginning of a new era in Texas football history. The Longhorns, who saw former head coach Mack Brown step down after another subpar (by UT standards) campaign, ...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 21 hours ago 588 reads 0 comments

  3. Buying or Selling the Hype on Biggest Rookie Names This Offseason

    The NFL offseason is nearing a close, and that means it’s almost showtime for the high-profile players that were selected in May’s NFL draft...

    Ian Wharton Written by Ian Wharton about 21 hours ago 210 reads 1 comments

  4. David Blatt Will Be Under Heavy Pressure Following Return of LeBron James

    When David Blatt was hired as the Cleveland Cavaliers head coach, the team was very much in flux. It had yet to draft Andrew Wiggins, Kyrie Irving 's contract situation was ...

    Sean ODonnell Written by Sean ODonnell about 21 hours ago 4,180 reads 4 comments

  5. New York's Cleanthony Early Emphatically Dunks over 2 Dallas Defenders

    Earlier we saw Dallas' Eric Griffin throw down a poster-worthy dunk against the Knicks in an NBA Summer League matchup...

    Tristan Thornburgh Written by Tristan Thornburgh about 21 hours ago 96,361 reads 57 comments

  6. Coyotes Sign Moss to One-Year Contract

    Arizona Coyotes General Manager Don Maloney announced today that the Coyotes have signed forward David Moss to a one-year contract. As per club policy, terms of the contract were not disclosed...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 12 reads 0 comments

  7. Watch: Nick Johnson Throws Down 360 in Summer League

    Nick Johnson scores 22 points on 9 for 14 shooting, and dishes out 6 assists with 6 rebounds in a tough loss to the Grizzlies ...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 hours ago 106 reads 0 comments

  8. Price Won't Cry over Walking Wounded

    CINCINNATI — If anybody has a right to fall to his knees and sob, or to throw everything on his desk against the wall, or just walk into general manager Walt Jocketty's office and say, “I didn't sign up for this...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 116 reads 0 comments

  9. West Ham Keen on Chelsea Winger Christian Atsu, Say Sky Sources

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 hours ago 891 reads 0 comments

  10. Wild Winds Blow McIlroy and Mickelson in Scottish Open; McIlroy Drives 436 Yards

    Rory McIlroy went from shooting a first-round 64—seven-under at Royal Aberdeen—to posting a seven-over in Round 2 of the Scottish Open. That's how crazy the conditions were...

    Kathy Bissell Written by Kathy Bissell about 22 hours ago 4,416 reads 3 comments

  11. Astros to Skip McHugh; Oberholtzer Starts Saturday vs. Red Sox

    Bo Porter announced LHP Brett Oberholtzer will start tomorrow vs. Red Sox . Gives McHugh a chance to heal during All-Star Break...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 10 reads 0 comments

  12. MLB Trade Rumors: Latest on Marlon Byrd, Joakim Soria and More

    The home stretch is always the most difficult. In this instance, that refers to the complex machine that is the MLB trade rumor mill as the deadline looms at the end of July...

    Chris  Roling Written by Chris Roling about 22 hours ago 9,901 reads 12 comments

  13. Penguins Invite 37 Players to Prospect Development Camp

    The Pittsburgh Penguins have invited 37 players to the team's annual prospect development camp that will be held July 15-19, it was announced today by executive vice president and general manager Jim Rutherford...

    Ryan Ocenada Written by Ryan Ocenada about 22 hours ago 63 reads 0 comments

  14. Video: Early's Huge Jam in Summer League

    Alex Tam Written by Alex Tam about 22 hours ago 180 reads 0 comments

  15. MLS Disciplinary Committee Suspends Armando, Vicente Sánchez

    After earning yellow cards in each of his first three MLS games and a one-game suspension for serious foul play, rugged New York Red Bulls defender Armando had been adjusting his game, picking up just one yellow card in his next 11 appearances...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 hours ago 7 reads 0 comments

  16. Gattis Progressing, Begins Taking Swings

    The Braves got more encouraging news on Evan Gattis when the injured catcher was cleared to start doing some baseball activities and was to spend Friday afternoon taking some swings during a light workout at Single-A Rome...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 83 reads 0 comments

  17. How James Ennis Went from Summer League Prospect to Key Miami Heat Piece

    Keep your eyes on James Ennis. He's in the process of hitting his stride—something some guys hit early, some hit late and some never hit at all. The stride is all about gradual progression...

    Jonathan Wasserman Written by Jonathan Wasserman about 22 hours ago 18,280 reads 36 comments

  18. Report: Warriors Still Won't Include Thompson in Love Trade

    LeBron James' decision to return to the Cleveland Cavaliers has made them major contenders in the ongoing trade sweepstakes for Kevin Love, but the Golden State Warriors aren't budging...

    Default-user-icon-comment Written by Adam Nofflett about 22 hours ago 1,159 reads 2 comments

  19. ESPN FC's Predictions: Germany Will Win It All

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 hours ago 2,041 reads 2 comments

  20. The Cubs Got Approval to Make Multiple Changes to Wrigley Field

    The Cubs got approval last year for a massive renovation project. Then they decided that they needed to make a lot of tweaks to the plan, and had to submit for approval again...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 166 reads 0 comments

  21. K-State, Miss State ADs Agree to Series on Twitter

    Well, this is a first. Twitter is usually good for plenty of different types of interactions relating to the college football world – trash talking, news breaking, debate, general conversation, etc...

    Jeff Carillo Written by Jeff Carillo about 22 hours ago 569 reads 0 comments

  22. Cubs Welcome Back Barney, Recall Rosscup

    CHICAGO – The Chicago Cubs made a pair of roster moves Friday, reinstating Darwin Barney from the paternity list and calling up left-hander Zac Rosscup from Triple-A Iowa...

    Zachary Petersel Written by Zachary Petersel about 22 hours ago 164 reads 0 comments

  23. Andrew Wiggins Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Cavs Rookie

    After being selected with the first pick of the 2014 draft, Andrew Wiggins was considered a major part of the future for the Cleveland Cavaliers . However, LeBron James coming to town has changed the organization's priorities...

    Rob Goldberg Written by Rob Goldberg about 22 hours ago 33,474 reads 108 comments

  24. Ghana Dismisses World Cup Asylum Bid

    Ghana's government has said it is "scandalised" after 200 Ghanaian World Cup fans asked for asylum in Brazil, saying they were Muslims fleeing religious conflict...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 22 hours ago 2,668 reads 1 comments

  25. Michael Johnson Out, Bobby Green in Against Josh Thomson at UFC on Fox 12

    UFC lightweight Michael Johnson (15-8 MMA , 7-4 UFC) has pulled out of his fight with Josh Thomson (20-6 MMA, 3-2 UFC) at UFC on Fox 12 with an injury. MMAJunkie.com reported the news on Friday...

    Mike Wellman Written by Mike Wellman about 22 hours ago 6,540 reads 40 comments