• Aly Raisman on How the Final Five Reacted to Gabby Douglas Getting Bullied

    During the Olympic games, Final Five member Gabby Douglas watched herself be torn apart by internet trolls who dubbed her “Crabby Gabby” for not appearing supportive enough of her teammates during the all-around team competition (Douglas reportedly wasn’t as smiley as her other teammates in the…

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  • Seahawks' Doug Baldwin admits to agitating teammates after fight with Richard Sherman

    The Seattle Seahawks have been interesting under head coach Pete Carroll. Carroll is known for letting guys be who they are, and some of his players, well, they’ve taken advantage of that approach. Defensive end Michael Bennett has gotten into a couple of scraps in training camp, and earlier this…

    Shutdown Corner
  • Mexican League pitcher flips off batter before striking him out

    Over the past few seasons, a debate has raged within baseball over how much players should be allowed to celebrate big moments. One side believes an excessive bat flip or fist pump warrants a 98 mph fastball to the ribs. The other side thinks big moment warrant big celebrations. Baseball is a game,…

    Big League Stew
  • Nate Diaz could face suspension for vaping cannabis after Conor McGregor fight

    Nate Diaz was seen casually vaping on the dais when speaking to the media following his Saturday night loss to Conor McGregor at UFC 202. Little did he know that it may get him into some hot water with USADA. “It’s CBD,” Diaz said.

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  • Lane Johnson says he'll sue supplement company over suspension

    Philadelphia Eagles offensive tackle Lane Johnson first complained about the NFLPA’s lack of supplement testing after his positive test triggered a 10-game suspension. Now he says he’ll sue the supplement company that he says sold him the amino acids that led to the positive test. Johnson had $25…

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  • Gamblers Once Threatened To Kill Jamal Crawford After A Dice Game At Michael Jordan's Restaurant

    Jamal Crawford is one of the nicest people you’ll ever meet, superstar athlete or otherwise. In his fantastic profile of Crawford at The Undefeated, Mike Wise details a particularly troubling incident early his career with the Chicago Bulls. Citing unnamed sources who spoke on condition of…

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  • Katie Ledecky explains why she is passing up an estimated $5 million per year in endorsements

    What is Katie Ledecky’s net worth? The swimmer could have a whole lot more — about $5 million per year in endorsements. Katie Ledecky proved to be one of the biggest stars of the 2016 Rio Olympics with her dominance in the pool.

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  • What's Not In My Wallet: The case against Cam Newton

    My wallet is like anyone else’s — some cash, some credit cards, some receipts I probably should throw away. Oh, and a whole bunch of football players. I’ve drafted more than ever in 2016, in anticipation of the season. Later this week, I’ll discuss the common-thread players I keep landing, the keys…

    Roto Arcade
  • Jay Bouwmeester replaces Duncan Keith on Canada's World Cup roster

    St. Louis Blues defenseman Jay Bouwmeester will replace Chicago Blackhawks blueliner Duncan Keith on Team Canada’s World Cup of Hockey roster. The Blackhawks released a statement from team physician Michael Terry saying that Keith was still rehabbing a knee injury and the tournament could make him…

    Puck Daddy
  • Antonio Cromartie's new contract 'did not save him from an arrest,' his rep says

    He "refused to pay support because he thought the mother of his child would not use the support appropriately," the new Colts CB's rep says.

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    PGA Tour Golfers' Swings in GIFs (9 photos)

    As you'll see in this gallery, there is more than one way to swing the golf club to produce world-class results.

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  • Yoenis Cespedes says he won't opt out of Mets contract

    The New York Mets somehow finding a way to bring back outfielder Yoenis Cespedes this past winter was one of the biggest stories of the offseason. After singlehandedly taking the Mets to the playoffs with a spectacular second half, it was assumed Cespedes’ price range on the market would exceed…

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  • Venezuela will give free houses to all the country's Summer Olympians

    Venezuela triple jumper Yulimar Rojas earned a silver and a free house at the Rio de Janeiro Olympics. Michael Phelps returned home from the Rio de Janeiro Olympics to a pushy local television reporter. Germany’s Hahner twins came home to their country’s Olympic committee accusing them of…

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  • Los Angeles celebrates 'Kobe Bryant Day'

    It’s been a whirlwind retirement for Kobe Bryant. On Monday, the Los Angeles Lakers legend rang the opening bell at the New York Stock Exchange to unveil his new $100 million venture-capital fund. The date marks the two jersey numbers (8 and 24) Bryant wore during his 20 years with the club.

    Ball Don't Lie
  • Greg Cosell's QB Study: Who is the Broncos' best option?

    You can’t analyze the Denver Broncos’ quarterback situation without first considering how they want to play. In order for the Broncos to win, certainly early in the season, they have to play a certain way. Ideally, they want to stay on schedule and in manageable down-and-distance situations, using…

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    Recap: OAK 5, CLE 1

    8/24/16: Five-run 2nd helps A's defeat Indians, 5-1

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  • Avalanche coaching update; Lindholm joins Team Sweden for World Cup (Puck Headlines)

    • Pittsburgh Penguins center Evgeni Malkin enjoys some quality time with the Stanley Cup. • As many as six candidates had interviews for the Colorado Avalanche’s vacant head coaching position. • Jamie Benn is missing the World Cup of Hockey because he’s “100 percent committed to the (Dallas) Stars.

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