1. Kentucky Derby 2016: Complete Odds and Analysis for Top Contenders

    The 2016 Kentucky Derby doesn't begin until next Saturday at Churchill Downs in Louisville, Kentucky, but it's not too early to look ahead at the top contenders and odds for "The Most Exciting Two Minutes in Sports...

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  2. Jerry Jones Says Greg Hardy Won't Return to Cowboys Next Season

    Dallas Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said Friday the team won't entertain the idea of bringing back defensive end Greg Hardy for the 2016 season. Clarence Hill of the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reported on the personnel decision made by Dallas...

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  3. Luke Walton Comments on Becoming Lakers Head Coach, Warriors and More

    The Los Angeles Lakers announced that they hired former Golden State Warriors assistant coach Luke Walton to be their head coach Friday...

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  4. Heat vs. Hornets: Game 6 Score and Twitter Reaction from 2016 NBA Playoffs

    The Miami Heat staved off elimination in enemy territory with a 97-90 victory over the Charlotte Hornets on Friday at Time Warner Cable Arena, pushing their opening-round playoff series to a decisive seventh game...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 19,542 reads 274 comments

  5. Ohio State Breaks Record for Most Players Chosen in 1st 3 Rounds of NFL Draft

    The Ohio State Buckeyes produced a historically loaded 2016 NFL draft class, setting a league record with 10 players selected in the first three rounds Thursday and Friday. Chris Fallica of ESPN's College GameDay reported on the milestone...

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  6. Carson Wentz to Eagles: Takeaways from QB's Introductory Press Conference

    The Philadelphia Eagles sacrificed a lot of future assets to move up in the 2016 NFL draft to take North Dakota State quarterback Carson Wentz with the No. 2 overall pick...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 1 day ago 4,866 reads 14 comments

  7. Cardale Jones to Bills: Twitter Reacts as QB Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    Cardale Jones rose from third on the depth chart to lead the Ohio State Buckeyes to a national championship for the 2014 season, but he failed to hold on to the starting quarterback job this past season, which complicated his 2016 NFL draft outlook...

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  8. Christian Hackenberg to Jets: Twitter Reacts as QB Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    Penn State quarterback Christian Hackenberg had the makings of a first-round NFL draft prospect after a strong true freshman season...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 16,786 reads 23 comments

  9. Germain Ifedi to Seahawks: Twitter Reacts as OT Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    The Seattle Seahawks didn't pick in the first round of the prior three NFL drafts, but they finally made a first-round pick after a trade with the Denver Broncos to go from No...

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  10. Joshua Garnett to 49ers: Trade Details, Twitter Reaction in 2016 NFL Draft

    The San Francisco 49ers made a surprise late trade with the Kansas City Chiefs to get back into the first round of the 2016 NFL draft on Thursday, acquiring Stanford guard Joshua Garnett with the 28th overall pick...

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  11. Will Fuller to Texans: Trade Details, Twitter Reaction in 2016 NFL Draft

    The Houston Texans traded up one spot in the 2016 NFL draft with the Washington Redskins to select Notre Dame wide receiver Will Fuller with the 21st overall pick...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 1,149 reads 0 comments

  12. Corey Coleman to Browns: Twitter Reacts as WR Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    The Cleveland Browns traded out of the second overall pick before the 2016 NFL draft and on Thursday made another deal with the Tennessee Titans to slide from eighth to 15th on the first-round draft board...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 49,924 reads 2 comments

  13. Ezekiel Elliott to Cowboys: Twitter Reacts as RB Is Selected in 2016 NFL Draft

    The Dallas Cowboys are a magnet for attention as America's Team. In prime position to make a big splash in the first round of the 2016 NFL draft, Dallas didn't disappoint, selecting Ohio State running back Ezekiel Elliott with the No...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 2 days ago 75,062 reads 131 comments

  14. Spencer Hawes Injury: Updates on Hornets Center's Knee and Return

    The Charlotte Hornets announced on Thursday that center Spencer Hawes underwent an MRI revealing a sprained MCL in his right knee. Continue for updates. Hawes Out for Game 6 vs...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 days ago 4,303 reads 18 comments

  15. Kris Bryant Injury: Updates on Cubs Star's Ankle and Return

    Chicago Cubs star Kris Bryant left the field during Thursday's game against the Milwaukee Brewers after suffering a mild sprained right ankle while running the bases in the third inning...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 3 days ago 14,686 reads 14 comments

  16. Kentucky Derby 2016: Early Look at Favorites in the Field and Latest Vegas Odds

    The 2016 Kentucky Derby field is headlined by a prohibitive favorite named Nyquist. Per OddsShark.com , Nyquist's 10-3 odds dwarf his closest competition in No...

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  17. Mike Mayock NFL Mock Draft 2016: Complete Results from NFL Network Draft Guru

    NFL Network draft expert Mike Mayock released his 2016 NFL mock draft Wednesday, the eve before the opening round unfolds at the Auditorium Theatre in Chicago...

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  18. Craig Sager Says He Talked Dennis Rodman Out of Suicide in 1993

    Turner Sports sideline reporter Craig Sager has impacted many during his long career, including Dennis Rodman, who Sager said he helped to reconsider thoughts of suicide...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 4 days ago 49,893 reads 5 comments

  19. 2016 NFL Mock Draft: 1st-Round Predictions and Top Prospects on the Rise

    A couple of big trades have shaken up the 2016 NFL draft order and changed the forecast for mock drafts as a result. The Los Angeles Rams acquired the No...

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  20. Isaiah Thomas Injury: Updates on Celtics Guard's Ankle and Return

    Boston Celtics point guard Isaiah Thomas left the floor during Tuesday's game against the Atlanta Hawks with a sprained left ankle . However, he's ready to return. Continue for updates...

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  21. Brandon Carr, Cowboys Agree on New Contract: Latest Details, Comments

    Dallas Cowboys cornerback Brandon Carr agreed to take a pay cut on Monday entering the final year of his contract. The team announced Carr " agreed to take a significant pay cut, dropping his base from $9...

    Matt Fitzgerald Written by Matt Fitzgerald about 5 days ago 29,244 reads 53 comments

  22. NBA Rules Kyrie Irving Didn't Foul Reggie Jackson at End of Cavaliers vs Pistons

    After the Cleveland Cavaliers closed out the Detroit Pistons in Sunday's 100-98 Game 4 victory, Pistons point guard Reggie Jackson complained about being fouled by Kyrie Irving on the three-pointer he attempted as time expired...

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  23. Kirk Cousins Contract: Latest News, Rumors on QB's Negotiations with Redskins

    The Washington Redskins are still in touch with quarterback Kirk Cousins about a long-term contract. Continue for updates...

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  24. Donald Trump Defends Tom Brady After Deflategate Suspension Reinstatement

    New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady had his four-game suspension for the Deflategate controversy reinstated Monday by a United States Court of Appeals, per Reuters (via CNBC Now )...

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  25. Sam Bradford Reportedly Requests Trade from Philadelphia Eagles

    After the Philadelphia Eagles essentially dismissed him as their long-term answer at quarterback, Sam Bradford has reportedly requested a trade...

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