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Chicago Bulls agree to deal with Fred Hoiberg

Monday, June 1st, 2015

On Tuesday the Chicago Bulls will officially announce that they have hired Fred Hoiberg to be their new head coach. The 42-year-old Iowa State coach has agreed to a five-year, $25 million deal to return to Chicago, where he spent four years as a player during his NBA career. Hoiberg has ...

Sam Bradford not close to full health?

Friday, May 29th, 2015

When Chip Kelly and the Philadelphia Eagles traded for Sam Bradford they were almost certainly expecting him to be healthy for the entire 2015 season. Unfortunately, it doesn't appear Bradford is even close to that point. According to numerous reports from the first day of OTAs for the Eagles, Bradford was ...

Video: Kris Bryant launches huge home run

Tuesday, May 26th, 2015

I think it's fair to say that Chicago Cubs rookie phenom Kris Bryant has lived up to expectations. The 23-year-old third baseman was at it again Tuesday night as he launched a mammoth home run off of Wrigley Field's new video board beyond the left-center field bleachers. The solo shot ...

North Carolina receives NCAA notice of allegations

Saturday, May 23rd, 2015

On Friday, the University of North Carolina acknowledged that it had received a notice of allegations from the NCAA related to the school's ongoing academic fraud scandal. UNC Chancellor Carol Folt and athletic director Bubba Cunningham claim the school is reviewing the notice and will release it publicly after certain ...

Jon Jones will get immediate title shot if he returns to UFC

Wednesday, May 20th, 2015

Jon Jones has been the most dominant figure in mixed martial arts for a few years now, but he has also had his share of issues. Recently, Jones was stripped of his UFC light heavyweight championship and suspended indefinitely following a hit-and-run accident. Luckily for Jones, he will be welcomed ...

Derek Carr may need surgery on finger

Tuesday, May 19th, 2015

The Oakland Raiders are looking to build their franchise around second-year quarterback Derek Carr, but they may have to wait for the 24-year-old to get on the field this offseason. On Tuesday, it was reported that Carr has an injury to his right ring finger that could keep him out ...

Report: Seahawks won’t give Russell Wilson $20 million a year

Friday, May 15th, 2015

The Seattle Seahawks and quarterback Russell Wilson are in the middle of contract negotiations and what was expected to be a smooth process has gotten decidedly rocky. Wilson has one year left on his rookie deal and is in line for an extension, the problem is the Seahawks and he ...

Report: Justin Blackmon denied reinstatement by NFL

Wednesday, May 13th, 2015

It doesn't look like Jacksonville Jaguars wide receiver Justin Blackmon will be returning to the NFL any time soon. The No. 5 pick from the 2012 NFL Draft is currently suspended indefinitely by the league and reports on Wednesday make it seem like things will stay that way for a ...