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Jahlil Okafor Involved In Boston Street Fight

According to TMZ, Philadelphia 76ers rookie Jahlil Okafor was involved in a street fight in Boston on Wednesday night. A video surfaced earlier that showed Okafor verbally sparring with several individuals. A scuffle broke out, and Okafor can be seen punching a man hard in the face outside a bar in Boston. Show More Summary

Jason Kidd Ejected After Swiping Ball Out Of Ref’s Hands

Jason Kidd was ejected from Wednesday’s Milwaukee Bucks-Sacramento Kings game after he angrily knocked the ball out of the hands of an official. During a timeout in the fourth quarter, Jason Kidd confronted one of the referees and slapped the basketball out of his hand as the ref raised his whistle with the other. Show More Summary

Peyton Manning Expected To Miss At Least 2 More Weeks

Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning is expected to miss at least the next two weeks as he continues his recovery from a plantar fascia tear. Dr Robert Anderson, a foot an ankle specialist, recommended that Manning remain in a walking cast for at least another week. Show More Summary

Rockies’ Reyes Pleads Not Guilty To Abusing Wife

On Tuesday, Jose Reyes’ attorney entered a plea of not guilty to the domestic abuse charge he was arrested for back in October. The Colorado Rockies shortstop was arrested on Halloween at a Hawaii resort for an argument with his wife that allegedly turned physical. Show More Summary

Watch: Potential #1 Pick Ben Simmons(21Pts, 20Reb) Looks “Lebron Like” In Posterizing Marquette

There has been a ton of hype surrounding last year’s #1 ranked high school player Ben Simmons as he is playing his first season in the college ranks with the LSU Tigers. Just last week he made some history, joining only Anthony Davis...Show More Summary

Francisco Vargas KO 9 Takashi Miura: Fight of the Year

With six weeks still remaining in 2015, perhaps it is still too early to definitively hand Fight of the Year honors to Francisco Vargas and Takashi Miura. But even with some promising fights left on the schedule for this year, it’s tough...Show More Summary

Patriots Screwed By Inadvertent Whistle Against Bills

Unfortunately the New England Patriots were on the wrong end of an inadvertent whistle. The officiating controversy took place during the Monday Night Football game between the Patriots and the Bills. During the third quarter the official blew his whistle to stop the play and no one knew why. Show More Summary

“Good Possibility” Les Miles, LSU Part Ways

At a school like LSU, just being competitive each year simply isn’t good enough. That’s the type of institution that expects to win a title each year, but that hasn’t been the case of late. Unfortunately for Les Miles, that means everyone will be looking at him for answers. Show More Summary

Ezekiel Elliott Apologizes For Outburst Following Loss to Michigan State

Defending champion Ohio State Buckeyes were upset on Saturday by Michigan State in Columbus. This doesn’t necessarily mean that the Buckeyes have no shot at the National Championship, but it certainly doesn’t help. Following the game,...Show More Summary

Truex Jr.’s Car Catches On Fire During Pit Stop

During the Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on Sunday, Martin Truex Jr.’s car caught fire during a pit stop. While the crew fueled the No. 78 car, the gas tank caught fire and yet everyone but the gas can holder kept doing their job, now that’s a committed pit crew. Show More Summary

Dodgers Hire Dave Roberts As Manager

The Los Angeles Dodgers have hired Dave Roberts to replace Don Mattingly as the teams’ manager. Roberts, who is 43, spent three of his 10 big-league seasons playing for the Dodgers. Dave Roberts is the first minority manager in Dodgers history (his mother is Japanese and his father is African-American). Show More Summary

The Judges Got Cotto-Canelo Right

Contested decisions are an inevitable part of boxing. In the old days, fights were to the finish, until one man quit or was physically unable to continue. But I’ve studied those eras extensively, and I can assure you, we don’t want to go back to those rules. Show More Summary

Steph Curry Dominates His Dad In A Game of H-O-R-S-E

Steph Curry, recently passed his dad, Dell Curry, on the NBA’s all-time three-point shooting list, besting Dell’s mark of 1,245 threes. But the competition between father and son did not end there. Everyone knows that the only real way to settle the age old argument of who’s a better shooter is a game of H-O-R-S-E. Show More Summary

Jeff Van Gundy, Tom Thibodeau Could Emerge as Rockets Coaching Candidates

Kevin McHale is out for the Houston Rockets. J.B Bickerstaff is in. At some point in the near future, though, someone else may be in—Jeff Van Gundy and Tom Thibodeau, for instance. In breaking the news that McHale had been canned, Yahoo...Show More Summary

Kings Suspend Prospect Patrik Bartosak Following Domestic Assault Charges

The Los Angeles Kings have suspended goaltending prospect Patrik Bartosak who is facing 12 domestic-related charges after allegedly physically abusing and threatening his girlfriend. Patrik Bartosak, a 22 year-old Czech republic native...Show More Summary

Ronda Rousey Given A 6 Month Medical Suspension

Former bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey was handed a medical suspension by the UFC after her stunning loss to Holly Holm. Rousey received a minmum 60 day suspension from fighting with 45 days of no contact training. She could, however,...Show More Summary

David Ortiz to Retire After 2016 Season

It’s hard to believe, but David Ortiz is now 40 years old and has enjoyed lengthy career in Boston. But that career will be coming to an end pretty soon as the DH reportedly plans to retire after this 2016 campaign. USA Today SportsShow More Summary

Cotto-Canelo Adds New Chapter to Boxing’s Greatest Rivalry

In baseball you have the Red Sox vs. the Yankees. In college football, there’s Michigan vs. Ohio State. Soccer features the likes of Celtic vs. Rangers, Manchester United vs. Liverpool and Barcelona vs. Real Madrid. Some rivalries just stick out above other, based purely on the passion they inspire in their fan bases. Show More Summary

Kobe Bryant Wants To Play In Every Game This Season

Even before the 2015-16 NBA season began, Kobe Bryant’s future was already a very hot topic of discussion. He will become an unrestricted free agent in July and has yet to make a decision on whether or not he’ll retire or continue playing for the purple and gold, or maybe even some other team. Show More Summary

On This Day in Boxing History: Evander Holyfield Evened the Score With Riddick Bowe

On this date in 1993, one of the most memorable heavyweight title fights in history took place, as Evander Holyfield edged Riddick Bowe by majority decision, to reclaim the heavyweight title of the world. Bowe had defeated HolyfieldShow More Summary

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