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The Atlanta Hawks Ownership Group Was Always Destined To Blow Up

49 minutes agoSports : Deadspin

Brian Windhorst and Kevin Arnovitz dropped a big behind-the-scenes piece on the racism mess that led to the Atlanta Hawks being sold to Antony Ressler for $850 million. There are a number of funny anecdotes and interesting stories in...Show More Summary

Here Are The Letters New York's Attorney General Just Sent To DraftKings And FanDuel

2 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Daily fantasy’s day of reckoning is nigh. In addition to two congressional committees (the House Energy and Commerce Committee and House Judiciary Committee) and a federal agency (the FTC) looking into various parts of the industry,Show More Summary

Report: DraftKings And FanDuel Being Investigated By New York Attorney General

3 hours agoSports : Deadspin

In seemingly inevitable news, the New York Times reports that New York state attorney general Eric Schneiderman has demanded the two duopolistic daily fantasy companies—DraftKings and FanDuel—provide a truckload of information as heShow More Summary

Deadspin Up All Night: I Read It On TV

5 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Thank you for your continued support of Deadspin. Time to get to it. Read more...

Sean Avery Reportedly Arrested in the Hamptons With Narcotics in His Pocket

5 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Former Dancing With the Stars contestant Sean Avery was reportedly arrested last week in the Hamptons after he allegedly committed an act of criminal mischief and doubled down with an additional possession of narcotics charge. Read more...

Fantasy Kardashian-Jenner League Rankings: High Stakes in Week 1

5 hours agoSports : Deadspin

This is it, people: the first week of Jezebel’s annual Fantasy Kardashian-Jenner League. It’s been a burning hot seven days for some of the crew, with Paris Fashion Week pulling in Kardashians like moths to a pleasantly scented flame,...Show More Summary

Save An Extra 20% on Halloween Candy Packs From Amazon

5 hours agoSports : Deadspin

If you’re planning on spending Halloween watching horror movies and passing out candy to trick or treaters, Amazon’s taking an extra 20% off select Mars candy packs today. Just be sure to grab multiple bags; Halloween’s still a few weeks away, so you’re probably going to end up devouring at least one yourself. Read more...

How ESPN's Fear Of The Truth Defeated "Black Grantland"

6 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Last month, The Atlantic published an 18,000-word article by Ta-Nehisi Coates called “The Black Family in the Age of Mass Incarceration.” It was the second epic piece in what appears to be a series in which Coates examines the toll of white supremacy as American policy on black life in the United States. Show More Summary

Landon Donovan Says USMNT Shouldn't Take Klinsmann To The Next World Cup

6 hours agoSports : Deadspin

The last time the public got to stick the thermometer into the Landon Donovan-Jürgen Klinsmann beef, we learned that the meat was still cooking. In a new interview, Donovan’s thoughts about Klinsmann’s shaky recent record and what that should mean for the manager’s job security show that yep, this beef is getting hotter. Read more...

The Matt Harvey "Stuck In Traffic" Story Has Already Fallen Apart

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Matt Harvey missed a mandatory workout today. The initial word—what Harvey apparently told the Mets—was that he was stuck in tunnel traffic. OK, it happens, traffic in this city sucks. But then Harvey finally made it to Citi Field and gave a different version of events. Read more...

What Do I Do With My Grandpa’s Old Nazi Crap?

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Time for your weekly edition of the Deadspin Funbag. Got something on your mind? Email the Funbag. Today, we’re covering food walls, flagpoles, cold whiskey, boar orgasms, and more. Read more...

Eagles Fans Will Steal Your Trash Cans, And Your Trash

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

The Editor-In-Chief of this website had his garbage can stolen from outside his house last night, with his garbage still in it. By a man wearing an Eagles jacket. Why did he steal it? Will it end up on Chip Kelly’s lawn? Are Philadelphians just natural scavengers? This deepening mystery is the subject of this week’s Deadcast. Read more...

Myles Jack Will Be Just Fine

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Two weeks after a season-ending injury, UCLA junior linebacker Myles Jack has announced his withdrawal from school and his intention to enter next spring’s NFL draft. And because of an insurance policy he took out on his health after his breakout freshman year, it’s a win-win proposition for him. Read more...

Report: Wobbly CC Sabathia Was Drinking In Clubhouse On Friday

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

CC Sabathia announced yesterday that he would go to rehab for an alcohol problem, and today, a report from ESPN’s Wallace Matthews highlights one possible reason for the timing: Sabathia hitting the liquor in the clubhouse after Friday’s rainout in Baltimore. Read more...

ESPN Says It Is, Isn't Actually Distancing Itself From DraftKings

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Today’s episode of Outside The Lines featured a lot of discussion on the insider information scandal that has struck the world of daily fantasy sites. Before delving into that discussion, host Bob Ley mentioned that ESPN will no longer...Show More Summary

The Quiet Century: How Osama Bin Laden Destroyed Baseball 

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Reader: As you undoubtedly know, the play-offs will soon be upon us. These are heady days; days that call for reflection, reflection upon both our future and, yes, reader, our past. But before I unveil yet another world-historical revelation, I would like to take a moment to offer my readers a clarification of my philosophy and skills. Show More Summary

Anyone Seen Matt Harvey? The Mets Are Looking For Him [UPDATE]

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

The Mets held a mandatory workout today, but starting pitcher Matt Harvey didn’t show up. Nobody seems to know where he is: Read more...

The Cubs Might Have Screwed Themselves By Screwing Kris Bryant

7 hours agoSports : Deadspin

This Wednesday, the Cubs play the Pirates in the NL wildcard game. The game is in Pittsburgh, but it’s worth noting that the Cubs finished one win away from hosting it themselves. The slimness of that margin should send Cubs fans back...Show More Summary

Where Is Jimmy Graham?

10 hours agoSports : Deadspin

When the Seahawks traded starting center Max Unger and a first-round pick for superstar pass-catching tight end Jimmy Graham, it was easy to imagine him adding some much-needed juice to the Seahawks’ air attack. But we’re four weeks into the season now, and Graham has been all but invisible. Read more...

Arizona State Reminds Fans: We Don't Trust You To Not Use Blackface, So Please Don't Paint Your Faces 

10 hours agoSports : Deadspin

Arizona State football will hold its annual blackout game against Colorado this Saturday, so students and fans will dress in all black and throw off the opponent because a stadium full of fans wearing the same thing always rattles opponents who can’t handle color coordination. Show More Summary

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