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Video: Keith Olbermann’s tribute to Stuart Scott is perfect

Tuesday, January 6th, 2015

The tributes that have emerged out of every corner of the sports world in the wake of Stuart Scott's tragic passing on Sunday. While Scott's long-time colleague Rich Eisen's tribute was wonderful, Keith Olbermann may have taken the cake. Olbermann has become something of a master at eulogizing people he had ...

Adam Gase is the NFL’s hottest coaching candidate

Monday, December 29th, 2014

Word broke Monday afternoon that the San Francisco 49ers and Atlanta Falcons both want to speak with Adam Gase, the Denver Broncos' 36-year-old offensive coordinator, about their head coaching vacancies. The 49ers officially parted ways with Jim Harbaugh Sunday evening and Atlanta canned Mike Smith on Monday. The Broncos will reportedly ...

Video: Victor Oladipo posterizes LeBron James

Saturday, December 27th, 2014

Man, Victor Oladipo is fun to watch. The second-year Orlando Magic guard is one of the more explosive players in the NBA already and Friday night he showed that off once again. In the third quarter of Orlando's 98-89 loss to the Cleveland Cavaliers, Oladipo had a sick dunk over ...

Report: Todd Gurley to enter 2015 NFL Draft

Friday, December 26th, 2014

Georgia football coach Mark Richt says that junior running back Todd Gurley has told him he will enter the 2015 NFL Draft. Richt made that announcement after Friday's practice for the Belk Bowl. The No. 13 Bulldogs are set to take on No. 20 Louisville on Tuesday. Gurley was the early-season Heisman ...

New York Giants: Six players fined for St. Louis Rams game

Wednesday, December 24th, 2014

Odell Beckham Jr. and five of his New York Giants teammates have been fined for their actions during the team's 37-27 win over the St. Louis Rams on Sunday. Most of the fines came for a sideline brawl that broke out after Beckham was tackled out of bounds by Rams linebacker Alec ...

Rex Ryan believes he’ll win Super Bowl ‘one day’

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2014

Rex Ryan probably won't be coaching the New York Jets much longer, but he's never been shy about predicting his future. On Tuesday, Ryan claimed that he will "definitely" win the Super Bowl as a head coach "one day." While that's a far cry from guaranteeing his Jets team would ...

A.J. Preller has completely remade the Padres in two weeks

Friday, December 19th, 2014

Wow. That was a crazy last two days. The San Diego Padres have gone from offensively-challenged perennial doormat to what looks like a dark horse World Series contender. And it's all thanks to the tireless effort and dogged determination of new general manager A.J. Preller. Preller took over the team in ...

Wil Myers: Padres, Rays, Nationals agree on blockbuster trade

Wednesday, December 17th, 2014

For a little more than 24 hours we had been hearing that a trade that would send outfielder Wil Myers from the Tampa Bay Rays to the San Diego Padres was "close," now we have been told the deal has been consummated (ESPN's Jim Bowden confirms). The deal also involves the ...