1. Derek Carr Trolls Seahawks, Says Team Will Feed Marshawn Lynch on 1-Yard Line

    After becoming the highest-paid player in NFL history on Thursday, Oakland Raiders quarterback Derek Carr trolled the Seattle Seahawks. "There's no pressure," Carr told media members Friday...

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  2. Migos Rapper Quavo Impresses in Pickup Game with Shareef O'Neal in Los Angeles

    Quavo, one-third of the rap group Migos, is a solid athlete. We've seen him show off impressive touch with a football and bust fellow hip-hop artist Tory Lanez in a game of one-on-one (warning : link contains NSFW language) ...

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  3. No. 1 Pick Markelle Fultz Happy to Go to 76ers Because Philly Has 7 Chick-fil-As

    When eventual No. 1 pick Markelle Fultz found out that the Philadelphia 76ers traded up to the top spot in the 2017 NBA draft, he had one question. "OK, cool...

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  4. NBA Twitter Digs Up Old Social Media Posts from Draftees, Many Get Deleted

    Warning: Some posts contain NSFW content. The NBA draft is an annual reminder that nothing ever dies on the internet. Ask Larry Nance Jr ...

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  5. Rudy Gobert: Frank Ntilikina's High 'Bust Potential' Is Because He's European

    Players drafted from overseas are often viewed as more volatile than players coming out of college in the United States. New York Knicks guard Frank Ntilikina is the latest example...

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  6. All the Big Events from This Week in the NBA, Ranked

    The 2017 NBA offseason has been wilder than most, and this past week had everything: Phil Jackson looked to trade away all the New York Knicks with talent, Danny Ainge gobbled up ...

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  7. NBA Draft Suits: Re-Drafting the Top Picks Based on Rookie Style

    NEW YORK — There was much adjusting of bowties during the first-ever NBA draft red carpet, as the next generation of star hoopers flooded the suddenly glamorous Barclays Center lobby on Thursday...

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  8. Patrick Beverley, Lou Williams React to Trade Speculation with Twitter Comments

    Houston Rockets guards Patrick Beverley and Lou Williams have been named as trade pieces as the team looks to land a star, according to ESPN's Marc Stein: Shortly after Stein ...

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  9. Buckeyes Fan Mows 'Ohio' into Michigan Fan Neighbor's Yard While He's Away

    Ohio State Buckeyes fan Ty Higgins lives next to a big Michigan Wolverines fan who asked the OSU grad to watch over his place while he's away this week. Higgins decided to "spruce it up a bit" by mowing a giant "Ohio" into the guy's lawn...

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  10. Kevin Durant Takes Out Full-Page Ad in SF Chronicle to Thank Warriors, Fans

    Just over a week after winning his first NBA title, Kevin Durant took out a full-page ad in the San Francisco Chronicle to thank the Golden State Warriors and their fans...

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  11. De'Aaron Fox Confirms 'Swipa' Nickname Is Inspired by 'Dora the Explorer'

    De'Aaron Fox 's nickname is "Swipa." The connection—a nod to Swiper the Fox from the popular children's show Dora the Explorer —seemed too good to be true...

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  12. NHL Reveals New Adidas Uniforms, Including 1st LV Golden Knights Jersey

    Ahead of Wednesday's expansion draft, the NHL revealed new Adidas uniforms for all 31 teams, including the league's newest franchise, the Las Vegas Golden Knights...

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  13. Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson Posts Video of Fan Leaving Truck for Selfie in Traffic

    Warning: NSFW language. There's a reason they call him the People's Champ. On Tuesday, one fan was so excited to see Dwayne " The Rock " Johnson stopped next to him at ...

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  14. Washington Generals Counter Globetrotters by Drafting LaVar Ball, Conor McGregor

    On Tuesday, the Harlem Globetrotters held their 11th annual draft . While some of the names are unrealistic, five current members of the squad joined after getting picked in previous years...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 116 reads 0 comments

  15. New Photo Reveals Kawhi Leonard Cut Off His Trademark Braids

    First, LeBron James shaved his head. Now, Kawhi Leonard 's signature braids are gone. This summer is weird. On Tuesday, Comedy Central's Legends tweeted out a photo of the San Antonio Spurs superstar without his trademark hairstyle...

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  16. MMA Fighter Josh Jones Knocks Out Opponent in 4 Seconds with Huge Punch

    Josh Jones wastes no time once he steps into the Octagon. During Saturday's NEF 29: Stars and Stripes event, the 28-year-old American knocked out Anthony Spires in four seconds. One…two…three…four ...

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  17. Dwight Howard Tweets About Paul George, Seemingly Unaware of Having Been Traded

    Apparently Dwight Howard doesn't follow Adrian Wojnarowski on Twitter. Minutes after The Vertical editor dropped a # WojBomb about D12 getting dealt to the Charlotte Hornets, ...

    Thomas Duffy Written by Thomas Duffy about 4 days ago 195,104 reads 0 comments

  18. Twitter Resurfaces Old Magic Johnson Tweets After D'Angelo Russell Trade

    After the Los Angeles Lakers reportedly agreed to send 21-year-old point guard D'Angelo Russell to the Brooklyn Nets on Tuesday, per The Vertical's Adrian Wojnarowski , Twitter hit Magic Johnson 's Twitter archives...

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  19. 76ers Fans Hold #RTArmageddon, Expose Old Takes About 'The Process'

    After the Philadelphia 76ers on Monday officially traded up to the No. 1 pick in the 2017 NBA draft, fans organized a reckoning...

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  20. Rob Gronkowski Racks Up $100K Bill at Casino Club with 160 Bottles of Champagne

    New England Patriots tight end Rob Gronkoski racked up a bill north of $100,000 at Foxwoods Resort Casino in Connecticut this weekend, according to TMZ ...

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  21. Raptors Fan Promises to Tattoo Dinosaur on Rear If Team Can't Get Paul George

    Warning: NSFW language in linked post. One Toronto Raptors fan on Reddit is so sure the team will land Paul George that they promised to "tattoo a dinosaur on my ass" if it doesn't...

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  22. Minor League Team Heckles Tim Tebow All Game, Mascot Wears John 3:16 Eyeblack

    Tim Tebow is probably used to heckling by now, but maybe not when it comes from an opposing team. During this weekend's series against the Charleston RiverDogs, the Columbia Fireflies outfielder was roasted relentlessly...

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  23. Texas Linebacker RKOs Head Coach Tom Herman into Pool at Recruiting Party

    Now this is how you recruit. During the Texas Longhorns' "Heat Wave" recruiting party Saturday, head coach Tom Herman allowed himself to receive an RKO into the pool from linebacker Demarco Boyd...

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  24. Tom Brady Brings Lombardi Trophy to Great Wall of China

    New England Patriots star quarterback Tom Brady visited the Great Wall of China this weekend, and he brought a friend with him. The Lombardi Trophy...

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  25. Lonzo Ball Whips Pass Through 2 Car Windows as LaVar Drives on 'Sport Science'

    This week, NBA lottery-bound guard Lonzo Ball spent some time with John Brenkus on ESPN's Sports Science . According to the show, Ball can launch passes north of 35 mph in 0...

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