1. Russell Westbrook to Miss Part of Training Camp After Injection for Knee Injury

    Oklahoma City Thunder guard Russell Westbrook will miss the first few days of training camp after receiving a PRP injection on his injured knee, Thunder general manager Sam Presti told reporters ...

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  2. Jared Goff, Rams Outlast 49ers in 41-39 Shootout; Todd Gurley Scores 3 TDs

    The Los Angeles Rams moved into early pole position in the NFC West with a brilliant offensive display in a 41-39 victory over the San Francisco 49ers on Thursday at Levi's Stadium in Santa Clara, California...

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  3. Aaron Brooks Reportedly Agrees to Contract with Minnesota Timberwolves

    The Minnesota Timberwolves reportedly added a veteran presence to their backcourt Thursday when they signed guard Aaron Brooks ...

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  4. Ezekiel Elliott Says He Lacked Effort in Loss to Broncos

    Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott shouldered some of the blame for his team's 42-17 loss to the Denver Broncos in Week 2, admitting his effort was lacking...

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  5. Boston Red Sox Clinch Playoff Berth for 2017 MLB Postseason

    The Boston Red Sox clinched their spot in the 2017 MLB playoffs Wednesday when the Los Angeles Angels lost to the Cleveland Indians ...

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  6. Kendall Langford, Saints Agree to 1-Year Contract

    The New Orleans Saints added depth to their defensive line Wednesday by signing Kendall Langford . Jim Trotter of ESPN reported the news, noting Langford signed a one-year deal...

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  7. Chris Sale Becomes 1st AL P Since Pedro Martinez with 300 Strikeouts in Season

    Boston Red Sox ace Chris Sale continues to dominate in his first season with the American League East leaders...

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  8. Charles Barkley Comments on NBA Extending Season, Calls Players 'Poor Babies'

    Hall of Famer Charles Barkley had some thoughts about the NBA 's extending its season, notably calling current players "poor babies" while expressing them...

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  9. LeBron James Reportedly Motivated to Help Derrick Rose Earn Big Contract

    Derrick Rose's most famous new teammate is reportedly motivated to help him earn a significant contract when he hits unrestricted free agency after the 2017-18 campaign...

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  10. Joel Embiid Reportedly Not Cleared for 5-on-5; 76ers Will Take Cautious Approach

    The NBA 's regular season doesn't start until Oct. 17, but the Philadelphia 76ers are reportedly already concerned about big man Joel Embiid 's health. On Wednesday, the Associated Press (h/t ESPN...

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  11. Pat Neshek Criticizes Zack Greinke for Backing Out on Autograph Agreement

    Colorado Rockies relief pitcher Pat Neshek is a major leaguer and colleague of Zack Greinke's, but he was still reportedly upset the Arizona Diamondbacks ace didn't sign autographs for him...

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  12. Greg Olsen Placed on IR After Suffering Foot Injury vs. Bills

    The Carolina Panthers reportedly placed tight end Greg Olsen on injured reserve after he suffered a foot injury during Sunday's 9-3 victory over the Buffalo Bills . ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported the news Tuesday...

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  13. Michael Beasley: Knicks Can Make Playoffs, Says He Can Score 25 Points Per Game

    New York Knicks forward Michael Beasley has high expectations for himself and his team prior to the 2017-18 season. "If Tim Hardaway Jr...

    Scott Polacek Written by Scott Polacek about 28 days ago 31,905 reads 0 comments

  14. 14 NBA Teams Lost Money Last Year Before Revenue Sharing, Per Financial Records

    Nearly half of the NBA 's 30 teams reportedly lost money before collecting revenue-sharing payouts during the 2016-17 season. On Tuesday, Brian Windhorst and Zach Lowe of ESPN...

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  15. Santana Moss Discusses CTE Fears, Concussions and Memory Loss

    Former New York Jets and Washington wide receiver Santana Moss appeared on Tuesday's episode of Practice Squad , which is hosted by Domonique Foxworth of The Undefeated, and discussed concussions and their aftermath...

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  16. Kids Who Play Tackle Football Before 12 Develop More Brain Problems, Per Study

    A recent study by researchers at Boston University reportedly found those who started playing tackle football before the age of 12 developed "more behavioral and cognitive problems later in life" than those who began playing it later...

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  17. Former 5-Star Recruit Byron Cowart Granted Release from Auburn

    Byron Cowart is no longer a member of the Auburn Tigers. Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn confirmed to reporters Cowart left the program after Brandon Marcello of 247Sports reported the defensive lineman was granted his release...

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  18. Brandon Marshall: 'I Let My Team Down' with 4th Quarter Drop vs. Lions

    New York Giants wide receiver Brandon Marshall finished with just one reception for 17 yards during his team's 24-10 loss to the Detroit Lions on Monday and shouldered plenty of blame for a critical drop in the fourth quarter...

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  19. Ameer Abdullah, Theo Riddick, Dwayne Washington's Fantasy Outlook After Week 2

    The Detroit Lions earned a 24-10 victory over the New York Giants on Monday night, but they weren't able to end a streak of rushing-yard misery fantasy football managers have surely noticed...

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  20. Andrew Bogut, Lakers Agree to 1-Year Contract After 1 Season with Mavs and Cavs

    Veteran Andrew Bogut has agreed to sign with the Los Angeles Lakers , the team announced on Tuesday...

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  21. Adidas Moves Ahead of Jordan Brand as 2nd-Most Popular Sneaker in US After Nike

    There is reportedly a new No. 2 in the clubhouse in the battle to become the most popular sneaker in the United States. On Monday, Darren Rovell of ESPN.com reported the NPD Group announced Adidas passed Jordan brand for the second spot behind Nike..

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  22. Odell Beckham, Giants Reportedly May Agree to Contract Extension During Season

    The New York Giants are reportedly willing to sign wide receiver Odell Beckham Jr. to a contract extension during the 2017 season. On Monday, Jason La Canfora of CBSSports...

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  23. Mikko Koivu, Wild Agree to 2-Year, $11 Million Contract Extension

    Center Mikko Koivu will be with the Minnesota Wild for the foreseeable future. On Monday, Wild general manager Chuck Fletcher announced the team reached a two-year contract ...

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  24. Joel Embiid Says He's Better Than MJ in Kevin Durant #BurnerTwitter Joke

    Philadelphia 76ers big man Joel Embiid wasn't about to miss a chance to get in on the Kevin Durant internet fun Monday...

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  25. Corey Coleman Undergoes Surgery to Repair Hand Injury Suffered vs. Ravens

    The Cleveland Browns announced Monday wide receiver Corey Coleman underwent successful surgery on his right hand...

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