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J.J. Watt wants a new contract from Houston Texans

Wednesday, August 20th, 2014

There is little doubt that J.J. Watt is one of the best defensive players in the NFL. After three seasons in the league, the Houston Texans defensive end feels he has proven himself and now wants a new contract that more accurately reflects his production. On Tuesday several outlets reported that ...

Video: Dave Belisle gives amazing speech to Little League team

Tuesday, August 19th, 2014

I don't know about you, but I love the Little League World Series. Seeing those kids getting a chance to shine in the national spotlight is always really fun for me. Occasionally during the tournament we get a moment of beauty between the players and their adult coaches, and that ...

Cleveland Browns to announce starting quarterback on Tuesday

Friday, August 15th, 2014

In case you hadn't had enough "Johnny Football" news, we've got some more for you. On Friday, Cleveland Browns head coach Mike Pettine said that Tuesday is his target date to name his team's starting quarterback for Week 1. Pettine says a group consisting of offensive coordinator Kyle Shanahan, quarterbacks ...

Appeals Court denies Sterling’s attempt to block Clippers sale

Wednesday, August 13th, 2014

On Wednesday the 2nd Court of Appeal rejected Donald Sterling's petition to halt the $2 billion sale of the Los Angeles Clippers to Steve Ballmer. That decision means Sterling has virtually no chance of getting the team back and that Ballmer's purchase of the Clippers has been validated.

Video: San Diego Padres make catches in stands on back-to-back plays

Tuesday, August 12th, 2014

The San Diego Padres have had a largely miserable season. But things are looking up in the second half, as the Friars currently have one of baseball's best winning percentages since the All-Star break. At least they are giving San Diego's fans something to cheer for. They did that again ...

Denard Span is on fire, here’s a breakdown

Monday, August 11th, 2014

One of the most under-the-radar stories of the 2014 Major League Baseball season has been Denard Span's ridiculous turnaround. The Washington Nationals outfielder has been on fire for the past two months after a disappointing start to the season. After going 2-for-4 against Atlanta on Sunday, Span has now reached base ...

Video: Steve Sarkisian calls out Pete Carroll for Ice Bucket Challenge

Monday, August 11th, 2014

USC head football coach Steve Sarkisian was called out for the Ice Bucket Challenge by Trojans athletic director Pat Haden. Sarkisian upheld his end of the bargain on Sunday after USC's practice, then issued his customary challenge to his mentor and good friend Seattle Seahawks head coach Pete Carroll. According to ...

Kevin Durant withdraws from FIBA World Cup

Thursday, August 7th, 2014

News is breaking on Thursday that Oklahoma City Thunder forward and reigning NBA MVP Kevin Durant has withdrawn from Team USA's FIBA World Cup team. Apparently Durant contacted head coach Mike Krzyzewski Thursday afternoon and told him he was physically and mentally drained from the season and needed a break. The ...