The Atlanta Hawks suffered a double blow on Wednesday when they were beaten 97-89 by the Cleveland Cavaliers in Game One of the Eastern Conference finals and lost DeMarre Carroll to what looked like a serious knee injury.
The Houston Rockets will attempt to rebound from a loss to the Golden State Warriors and knot the Western Conference Finals during Game 2 on Thursday night at Oracle Arena. James Harden racked up 28 points, 11 rebounds, nine assists and four steals Tuesday night, but Houston fell short of the Stephen Curry-powered Golden State wrecking crew. Show More Summary
New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft finds himself at the center of the Deflategate saga after declining to fight the charges any further. Why did Kraft change his opinion so drastically? How does NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell play into this scenario? Watch as NFL Lead Writer Mike Freeman discusses Kraft's controversial stance in the video above. Show More Summary
If you assumed Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis had any sympathy for Tom Brady and the New England Patriots simply because he played for them last year, you assumed wrong. Revis has many thoughts about Deflategate, but not one of them could be described as sympathetic. In fact, if anything Revis strongly implied that the Pats […]
James DeGale can create British boxing history on Saturday when he bids to become the IBF super middleweight champion at the expense of Andre Dirrell. The duo will go head-to-head at the Agganis Arena in Boston for the belt that Carl...Show More Summary
Maybe ejecting Bryce Harper and Matt Williams for something only he knows in the third inning of Wednesday’s game at Nationals Park was all part of Marvin Hudson’s plan to get noticed. Few, if any, of the 37,648 fans in attendance could’ve...Show More Summary
NFL commissioner Roger Goodell said Wednesday that he wants to hear directly from Tom Brady during the New England Patriots quarterback’s appeal of his four-game "Deflategate" suspension.
New York Jets rank 176th in ESPN salary survey
Denver Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning will go down as one of the greatest quarterbacks in NFL history, but to New York Giants fans, he will always just be "Eli's brother." At the Late Show with David Letterman finale, a New York City Police Department officer was able to take a picture with the Broncos star. Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers surprised the NBA world by taking home the No. 2 pick at the NBA's Draft Lottery Tuesday night. Most people believe there are two can't-miss prospects that will go first and second on draft night: centers Karl-Anthony...Show More Summary
The Los Angeles Lakers will pick second overall in next month’s NBA Draft, and Kobe Bryant has some useful advice for GM Mitch Kupchak and company. Bean, speaking at a The post Kobe Bryant on Lakers’ Draft: ‘Don’t Pick a Player That Sucks’ appeared first on SLAMonline.
Chances are, not every lottery team will emerge from the 2015 NBA draft with nothing but warm and fuzzy feelings. They'll all put on brave faces and make the best of their realities, but at least one organization is going to watch as...Show More Summary
J.R. Smith steps up in Game 1 vs Hawks LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers defeated the top-seeded Atlanta Hawks 97-89 on Wednesday to open the NBA Eastern Conference finals. With a berth in the NBA championship finals on the line in the best-of-seven series, J.R. Smith set a Cavaliers club record for three-pointers, draining eight from [...]
A New Jersey judge dismissed the domestic violence charges against former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice on Thursday. The charges stemmed from a February 2014 incident in which Rice struck his now-wife Janay in an elevator in an Atlantic City casino. Show More Summary
One little Pat McAfee tweet about the contract Ryan Tannehill signed with the Dolphis this week created a pretty huge shtstorm for the Colts punter. Tannehill’s extension, announced Tuesday, gives the fourth-year QB $45 million guaranteed and could pay him as much as $96 million over six years. Pat McAfee’s tweet, issued later that day, […]
So many feelings happening right now! The NBA put together this adorable video featuring Steph Curry doting on his daughter Riley. While some still debate whether or not a child should be on the podium, we'll be waiting for tonight's post-game press conference with bated breath.
Watch live online as the Houston Rockets try to even things up with the Golden State Warriors in Game Two of the NBA Western Conference Final series, after dropping the opener 110-106 on Tuesday. The underdog Rockets would be thrilled to return to Houston with the series 1-1, meaning they would have taken home court Watch Rockets Vs. Show More Summary
Although Stephen Curry led his Golden State Warriors to a 110-106 victory over the Houston Rockets in Game 1 of the Western Conference Finals on Tuesday, it was 2-year-old Riley Curry who America could not stop talking about on Wednesday. Show More Summary
Aaron Hernandez is already serving a life sentence without the possibility of parole for first-degree murder, but today he was back in court on charges of witness intimidation from a separate shooting incident. And during his appearance in a Boston courtroom, the former Patriots tight end was showing off the new neck tattoo that he […]
Atlanta Hawks forward DeMarre Carroll suffered a gruesome-looking left knee sprain Wednesday night, with five minutes remaining in the Cleveland Cavaliers’ 97-89 Game 1 victory against the Atlanta Hawks in The post MRI: No Structural Damage in DeMarre Carroll’s Left Knee appeared first on SLAMonline.