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Report: DeMarcus Cousins asked for a trade last month

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015

As rumors continue to swirl around the Sacramento Kings and DeMarcus Cousins, a new report on Tuesday threw more gasoline on the fire. According to Dave Carmichael of KHTK Sports in Sacramento, Cousins asked for a trade last month. This really shouldn't surprise anyone as there is clearly tension between Cousins ...

Divac: Kings not trading DeMarcus Cousins

Monday, June 22nd, 2015

The 2015 NBA Draft is just a few days away and, as usual, crazy rumors are flying. The latest big story involves the Los Angeles Lakers aggressively pursuing a trade with the Sacramento Kings for All-Star center DeMarcus Cousins. Unfortunately for the Lakers, the Kings claim they have zero interest ...

Giancarlo Stanton will participate in Home Run Derby if asked

Saturday, June 20th, 2015

On Friday baseball got some fantastic news that could put a positive spin on what might be a very Kansas City All-Star weekend. Miami Marlins slugger Giancarlo Stanton has said that he would participate in the 2015 Home Run Derby if he's asked. Before the Marlins faced the Cincinnati Reds at ...

Report: Kelvin Benjamin overweight at OTAs

Thursday, June 18th, 2015

While stories during NFL OTAs are rarely worth even mentioning, this one caught our collective eye on Wednesday. Carolina Panthers wide receiver Kelvin Benjamin apparently showed up to OTAs overweight and wound up injured as a result. The 6-foot-5 wideout played his rookie season in 2014 at around 245 pounds, and ...

Indiana football player Antonio Allen is doing just great

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015

Indiana University's football team is typically not a place you find overachievers, but starting safety Antonio Allen has certainly shattered that perception. On Tuesday, Allen was arrested and faces multiple counts of possessing and dealing a staggering amount of drugs.

NBA Draft: How good is Kristaps Porzingis?

Saturday, June 13th, 2015

Everyone seems to agree that Kentucky's Karl-Anthony Towns and Duke's Jahlil Okafor will be the first two picks in the 2015 NBA Draft, but there are some intriguing players who are certainly worth keeping an eye on. Ohio State point guard D'Angelo Russell and 19-year-old point guard Emmanuel Mudiay both ...

Report: Lakers want Jahlil Okafor at No. 2

Friday, June 12th, 2015

The 2015 NBA Draft is just more than two weeks away, and while the Minnesota Timberwolves sit the in the catbird seat at No. 1, the Los Angeles Lakers possess arguably the most interesting pick at No. 2. The Lakers could choose to go in a number of directions, but ...

FIFA to postpone bidding on 2026 World Cup

Thursday, June 11th, 2015

To say things aren't going well at FIFA right now would be a bit of an understatement, and the horrible news for the organization kept coming on Wednesday. FIFA General Secretary and human French stereotype Jerome Valcke announced that the bidding process for the 2026 World Cup has been delayed. The ...