1. Home Run Derby 2014: Participants and Predictions

    The 2014 Home Run Derby will have a very different look about it. In an effort to speed up the pace and pique interest in the annual showcase, Major League Baseball has altered the rules of the derby significantly...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 18 days ago 66,728 reads 52 comments

  2. NBA Summer League 2014: Breaking Down How Top Rookies Have Fared in Orlando

    Summer League is all about the rooks. Yes, the annual preseason showcase can provide a fun glimpse at under-the-radar players trying to make a squad or second-year standouts ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 18 days ago 355 reads 0 comments

  3. Gerrit Cole Injury: Updates on Pirates Pitcher's Lat and Return

    Updates from Friday, July 25 Travis Sawchick of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review has the latest on Cole's rehab: Updates from Monday, July 21 Rob Biertempfel of the ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 18 days ago 6,373 reads 5 comments

  4. Russell Westbrook Won't Play for Team USA in 2014 FIBA World Cup

    Oklahoma City Thunder point guard Russell Westbrook will sit out the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain this summer...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 18 days ago 83,769 reads 395 comments

  5. Bronson Arroyo Injury: Updates on Diamonbacks Pitcher's Elbow and Return

    Updates from Tuesday, July 8 Craig Calcaterra of Hardball Talk has the latest on Bronson Arroyo : But maybe it was a tough break that should’ve come a couple of weeks earlier? Get this, from 98...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 19 days ago 3,925 reads 16 comments

  6. ESPN Body Issue 2014: Release Date, List of Athletes and More

    All that Christmas in July talk was clearly referring to the release of ESPN The Magazine 's Body Issue...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 19 days ago 14,648 reads 0 comments

  7. P.J. Hairston Involved in Altercation with High School Basketball Player

    Updates from Monday, July 7 The Hornets released a statement on P.J. Hairston on the team's official website: The organization is aware of an incident this afternoon involving P...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 19 days ago 196,449 reads 381 comments

  8. BJ Penn Announces Retirement from UFC Following Loss to Frankie Edgar

    Following a third-round TKO loss at the hands of Frankie Edgar Sunday night, BJ Penn decided to put an end to his UFC career...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 19 days ago 35,051 reads 161 comments

  9. 2014 MLB All-Star Roster: Complete Selections, Starters, Snubs, Voting and More

    It's time to break out your best debate pants: The 2014 MLB All-Star teams have been announced. As with every other major sport's all-star game that relies on fan voting, there is going to be controversy...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 19 days ago 29,042 reads 19 comments

  10. UFC 175 Results: Winners and Scorecards from Weidman vs. Machida Fight Card

    The Fourth of July is over, but that doesn't mean the fireworks have to stop. UFC 175 's fight card is filled to the brim with intrigue...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 20 days ago 42,660 reads 0 comments

  11. Bulls Rumors: Latest Gossip on Carmelo Anthony and Others from Chicago's Camp

    Tom Thibodeau has proven that the Chicago Bulls will never fully be out of the playoff picture in the East, but a big splash in free agency could quickly entrench his team back atop the conference...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 22 days ago 2,981 reads 2 comments

  12. 2014 College Baseball Home Run Derby: Winner, Twitter Reaction and Analysis

    Two Big 12 sluggers from the state of Texas, two former high-school teammates and two record-setting performances...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 22 days ago 4,742 reads 1 comments

  13. Athletics Play Game Under Protest After Controversial Call vs. Blue Jays

    Following a controversial replay ruling that resulted in a second-inning run for the Toronto Blue Jays, the Oakland Athletics decided to play the rest of Thursday night's game under official protest...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 22 days ago 66,517 reads 96 comments

  14. France vs. Germany: Key Battles That Will Decide World Cup Quarterfinal Clash

    Wait. You're telling me this is a quarterfinal matchup? France and Germany, two past world champions and two of the most celebrated nations in the sport...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 2,226 reads 10 comments

  15. Lakers Rumors: Latest Gossip on Pau Gasol and Free-Agent Targets

    Not many teams are going to have a busier summer than the Los Angeles Lakers . The team is engaged in full-on rebuilding mode following a dreadful 27-55 campaign, but with ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 928 reads 0 comments

  16. UFC 175: Weidman vs. Machida Fight Card, TV Info, Predictions and More

    There aren't many things more American than people beating the snot out of each other inside an Octagon. As such, Fourth of July weekend is typically one of the biggest of the year in the MMA world...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 618 reads 0 comments

  17. Stephen Curry Drops 43 Points in San Francisco Pro-Am Basketball Game

    With stars around the NBA testing the free-agent market, Stephen Curry decided to take his talents to a fortunate team in the San Francisco Bay Area Pro-Am Summer League. The results were pretty much what you would expect...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 178,922 reads 118 comments

  18. CJ Wilcox Injury: Updates on Clippers Guard's Shoulder and Recovery

    The Los Angeles Clippers are going to have to wait a while to see their first-round pick in action. Sharpshooter C.J. Wilcox, whom they took with the 28th pick in last week's draft, will miss the upcoming summer league due to a shoulder injury...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 23 days ago 4,023 reads 10 comments

  19. Liverpool Friendly Schedule 2014: Fixtures List for Summer Tour

    Liverpool 's 2013-14 campaign simply left fans wanting more. Fresh off a fourth consecutive finish outside the top five and featuring several new faces throughout the roster, the Reds entered the season with quite a bit of uncertainty...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 24 days ago 10,049 reads 7 comments

  20. Fantasy Football 2014: Sleepers Falling Too Far in Early Drafts

    It's (insert month here), which means it's not too early to start your fantasy football preparation. Success in the fantasy realm comes down to many things: free-agent pickups, ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 24 days ago 276 reads 0 comments

  21. Twitter Reacts as Team USA's 2014 World Cup Run Ends with Loss to Belgium

    A World Cup exit isn't going to be enough to derail the United States soccer movement. The Americans were eliminated from the round of 16 with a 2-1 defeat against Belgium on ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 24 days ago 38,781 reads 156 comments

  22. Tim Howard Sets Record for Most Saves in Recorded World Cup History

    The United States was eliminated from the World Cup on Tuesday night in the round of 16, but even in defeat, Tim Howard may have earned himself a statue in the nation's capital...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 157,904 reads 299 comments

  23. Kyrie Irving, Cavs Agree to New Contract: Latest Details, Comments, Reaction

    Updates from Thursday, July 10 The Cleveland Cavaliers officially announce Kyrie Irving 's contract extension: Original Text: Just days after welcoming 2014 No...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 104,107 reads 691 comments

  24. Trevor Ariza Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Free-Agent Forward

    Updates from Saturday, July 12 USA Today 's Sam Amick reports the Rockets have landed Ariza: ESPN's Marc Stein has the latest on a new team hunting Ariza: Updates ...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 36,553 reads 118 comments

  25. Jameis Winston Reportedly Purchases Insurance Policy Worth Up to $10M

    Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston has reportedly purchased an insurance policy that will pay him between $8 million and $10 million if an injury or illness forces him out of the first round of the 2015 NFL draft...

    Tim Keeney Written by Tim Keeney about 25 days ago 50,461 reads 99 comments