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Dodgers and Phillies still talking about Cole Hamels

Friday, July 17th, 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers are set on acquiring a front-line starting pitcher before baseball's non-waiver trade deadline and have already picked out their top target. The Dodgers have continued to talk to the Philadelphia Phillies about lefty Cole Hamels and appear intent on landing him. Jon Heyman reports the Dodgers and ...

Red Sox first-rounder suspended 50 games positive test

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

The Boston Red Sox selected right-hander Michael Kopech in the first-round of the 2014 MLB Draft, and just more than a year later he has been suspended 50 games. Kopech was nicked after a positive test for the stimulant Oxilofrine. Kopech was the 33rd pick in the 2014 draft out of ...

Report: Fedor Emelianenko to return to MMA

Thursday, July 16th, 2015

Without a doubt Fedor Emelianenko was the most dominant force in mixed martial arts history. The Russian heavyweight amassed a 31-1 record to open his career (the one loss coming via stoppage due to a cut), boasting easy victories over the sport's biggest names. He was feared by all, and ...

EA Sports Rory McIlroy PGA Tour to include “Baba Booey”

Monday, July 13th, 2015

If you have watched a golf tournament at any time over the past few years, you have heard fans yelling "Baba Booey!" after virtually every drive. Some find that annoying, others think it's hilarious, but either way it has slowly become a part of the sport. Now even video games ...

CM Punk hoping for December UFC debut

Friday, July 10th, 2015

Ever since he shocked the world and signed on to fight in the UFC, the sports world has wondered when former WWE star CM Punk would make his mixed martial arts debut. On Thursday, Punk (whose real name is Phil Brooks) told UFC.com that he was hoping to make his ...

Enes Kanter to sign max offer with Portland Trail Blazers

Thursday, July 9th, 2015

The Portland Trailblazers have been looking for a way to replace recently-departed All-Star LaMarcus Aldridge, and on Friday they may have found it. Reports claim the Trail Blazers have agreed to a max offer with power forward Enes Kanter worth $70 million over four years. Kanter is a restricted free agent ...

NBA salary cap set at record $70 million for 2015-16 season

Wednesday, July 8th, 2015

While the world is focused on the DeAndre Jordan hostage situation free agency mess, the NBA released some good news for most of the league late Wednesday night. The league has set the salary cap for the 2015-16 season at a record-high of $70 million. The cap for next season has ...

Manu Ginobili returning for 2015-16 season

Monday, July 6th, 2015

The San Antonio Spurs have been having quite the offseason so far. On Monday, it just got a little better. Manu Ginobili took to Twitter Monday afternoon to announce that he will return to the team for the 2015-16 season. The 37-year-old Argentine guard played in 70 contests last season, coming ...