Another win, another week filled with optimism, or anger, depending on whether you wanted the Detroit Lions to somehow navigate a closed path to the postseason or take Laremy Tunsil with the first pick in next year's draft. Regardless, stocks on both sides have been rising and falling, although Detroit is still in the No. Show More Summary
When the Tennessee Titans drafted Marcus Mariota second overall in the 2015 NFL draft, many believed they had found their quarterback of the future. He had fewer off-the-field issues than the first pick in the draft, Jameis Winston,Show More Summary
Master P is OUT HIS DAMN MIND if he thinks he could take Kobe Bryant in 1-on-1... so says someone who would know, ex-NBA star Kenyon Martin. The #1 pick of the 2000 NBA Draft was out in L.A. when he told us straight up -- Kobe is still a…
Celtics draft pick Marcus Thornton, not to be confused with Houston Rockets guard Marcus Thornton, dove for a loose ball and slid into a barrier during today’s NBL game between the Illawarra Hawks and Sydney Kings. As the Kings player got up, a fan in the stands sprinkled beer on his head. The bearded man did not think this through. Read more...
A lot of promise was seen by the Jets when they selected him in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft.
The Golden State Warriors are dominating headlines, but the return of a former No. 1 overall draft pick and the play of the consensus No. 1 prospect for next summer's draft are two other important storylines basketball fans should be...Show More Summary
That Patrick Kane is off to a great start shouldn't be a surprise. He's Patrick Kane, after all, a three-time Stanley Cup champion, Conn Smythe winner and former No. 1 draft pick. But let's tell the truth: Everyone is at least a little...Show More Summary
Well, that didn’t take long. Safety LaRon Landry, the sixth overall pick in the 2007 draft, has been suspended indefinitely by the NFL, PFT has confirmed. The suspension doesn’t specify the specific policy under which it arises. However, Landry had been reinstated just last week after a 10-game suspension under the PED policy. Landry played…
The NBA Draft is still almost seven months away, but a favorite for the No. 1 pick has already emerged. Through four games, LSU freshman forward Ben Simmons already has the NBA drooling over his potential. The 19-year-old Australian was one of the most highly recruited players going into his freshman year because of his size, athleticism, and skills. Show More Summary
Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine suggested that he may consider stripping Johnny Manziel of his starting duties after finding out that the 2014 first-round draft pick spent last Thursday and Friday night drinking and partying in Austin, Texas. Well, it appears as though Pettine is done considering. Earlier today he announced that Josh McCown […]
Sammy Watkins has had some big shoes to fill since he was taken by the Buffalo Bills with the fourth overall pick in the 2014 NFL Draft. And while we’ve seen some early glimpses of his crazy-good athleticism over the past year-and-a-half, he hasn’t QUITE been the human highlight reel we’ve been hoping for, often […]
Tuesday is deadline day for the Bears and first-round draft pick Kevin White. The Bears have until 3 p.m. to notify the league of their decision between two options for their rookie receiver, who currently is on the reserve/physically-unable-to-perform list recovering from surgery to repair a stress...
BROOKLYN — Ben Simmons looked every bit the part of a potential No. 1 pick in the NBA Draft, finishing with 21 points, 20 boards and seven assists on Monday night at the Barclays Center. He was thrilling in transition, he consistently found open teammates with seeing-eye passes, he attacked the offensive glass, he even […]
Ben Simmons is a strong contender to be the No. 1 pick in the 2016 NBA Draft and plays like this are a big reason why. With how smooth he looks, it's easy to forget Simmons is a 6'10, 240-pound college freshman. There aren't a wholeShow More Summary
He’s Lamar Odom mixed with Tracy McGrady.
The wacky saga between the Lakers, Kobe Bryant, and Byron Scott continues and appears to have no end in sight. Just last week Byron had no real reason for not letting their No. 2 overall pick in the draft, D'Angelo Russell, get crunch time minutes, especially in a game where Russell had played pretty well. Show More Summary
Michael Vick is 14 years removed from being the NFL Draft's top overall pick, yet the oft-injured mobile quarterback hopes to suit up one more time in 2016. Vick, the Pittsburgh Steelers’ third-stringer, wants to return next season even...Show More Summary
The 2013 trade with the Celtics for Paul Pierce and Kevin Garnett may not be the worst in Nets history, but since future draft picks are involved, there is still time.
The Jets didn't consider Coples a good fit for the Jets defense under Todd Bowles. The New York Jets waived outside linebacker Quinton Coples on Monday, three years after he was selected in the first round of the 2012 NFL Draft, theShow More Summary
We've reached the point of the season where the draft order is starting to take shape and the race for the No. 1 pick is heating up. Through Sunday's games, taking future strength of schedule into account, the Cleveland Browns currently hold a slight edge over the San Diego Chargers and Tennessee Titans for the No. Show More Summary