D. Rose Says Bulls Have Potential

D. Rose Says Bulls Have Potential

Derrick Rose's confidence remains high despite the fact the former MVP has played just 10 games in the last two years because of two major knee injuries. He made that clear during Chicago Bulls' media day on Monday when he reaffirmed his belief that a championship is in his…

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Durant In For Olympics

Durant In For Olympics

While LeBron James is undecided, reigning NBA Most Valuable Player Kevin Durant said that he intends to return to Team USA for the 2016 Olympics in Brazil. Durant withdrew from national-team duty in August shortly before the 2014 FIBA Basketball World Cup in Spain. "Hopefully I'll be there.…

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Justin Worley Is OK For Florida Game

Justin Worley Is OK For Florida Game

Tennessee expects to have quarterback Justin Worley at full strength for Saturday's game with Florida. The status of Worley's receiving corps is less clear. Worley sat out three series of the Volunteers' 35-32 loss at Georgia last week when Bulldogs linebacker Jordan Jenkins'…

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Josh Brent Suspension Has Been Modified

Josh Brent Suspension Has Been Modified

Brent and the NFL agreed to a modified suspension on Friday in which he will still miss the first 10 games of the season, but he will be allowed to work out and take part in meetings with the Cowboys two weeks earlier than the original conditions of the suspension. On Sept. 2, commissioner Roger…

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Rex Ryan Said Suh Is Like Warren Sapp

Rex Ryan Said Suh Is Like Warren Sapp

Rex Ryan, New York Jets Head Coach,  sees Ndamukong Suh as an updated version of a Hall of Fame defensive tackle. "Suh is probably the version now of Warren Sapp," Ryan said on a conference call with Detroit media Wednesday. "He's probably as close to Warren Sapp as I've seen." …

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Darcy Kuemper Signed By Wild

Darcy Kuemper Signed By Wild

Darcy Kuemper is back to Minnesota to try to save the Wild's dire goaltending situation. Kuemper ended a summer-long stalemate with the Wild when he signed a two-year contract on Thursday night, one day after starting goalie Josh Harding was ruled out indefinitely with a broken right foot. …

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Welker Is Back To Work With The Broncos

Welker Is Back To Work With The Broncos

Wes Welker, Denver Broncos wide receiver, is returning to work with the team Wednesday morning. Welker, was suspended for four games for violating the league's policy on performance-enhancing drugs.  He is set to be reinstated when the NFL and the players' union finalize the…

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Alex Ovechkin Says Knee is back to 100%

Alex Ovechkin Says Knee is back to 100%

Alex Ovechkin, Washington Capitals captain, said his right knee, injured at the hockey world championship, is great and he's been working out problem free for over a month. Ovechkin spoke to reporters on Thursday, a week before training camp opens.  Ovechkin, the three-time NHL MVP…

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Ray Rice To Appeal Indefinite Suspension

Ray Rice To Appeal Indefinite Suspension

Ray Rice is going to appeal his indefinite suspension from the NFL. Rice was released by the Baltimore Ravens this past Monday, following the TMZ released a video of the star running back punching his fiancée in an elevator. The NFL suspended Rice indefinitely shortly after his release. …

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Hardy To Play In Opener Against Detroit

Hardy To Play In Opener Against Detroit

Greg Hardy, Carolina Panthers defensive end, was at practice Thursday and is on track to start in Sunday's home opener against Detroit. Hardy took Wednesday's practice off to meet with his attorney.  Hardy is being represented by Chris Fialko in his domestic violence case. …

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Aaron Ekblad Signs With Panthers

Aaron Ekblad Signs With Panthers

Aaron Ekblad, the top overall pick in the NHL draft, signed to a three-year, entry-level contract with the Florida Panthers on Wednesday, the team announced. "We are very pleased to have signed Aaron," general manager Dale Tallon said in a release. "He is a talented, strong, smart and hardworking…

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Duffy Has Inflamed Shoulder, WIll Miss Start

Duffy Has Inflamed Shoulder, WIll Miss Start

Danny Duffy, Kansas City Royals left-hander, is dealing with inflammation, general manager Dayton Moore said Monday. Duffy threw one pitch Saturday before being removed from a game against the New York Yankees. "He has rotator cuff inflammation and will require three, four days' rest before…

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Curry Leads U.S. To Victory

Curry Leads U.S. To Victory

With a gold medal to acquire and a golden U.S. basketball legacy to protect, the Americans knew they had to bring their a-game to Barcelona.  Especially Stephen Curry. The Golden State Warriors All-Star was 7 of 10 from the field and 6 of 9 behind the arc.  This was evidence that one of…

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Jared Dudley Excited About Bucks

Jared Dudley Excited About Bucks

Milwaukee acquired Jared Dudley last week from the Los Angeles Clippers, who also gave up a conditional first-round draft pick, in exchange for Carlos Delfino and Miroslav Radulijca, both of whom were waived this week. Dudley is a veteran forward. Dudley is looking to recover from a rough season…

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David Krejci Gets Extension By Bruins

David Krejci Gets Extension By Bruins

The Boston Bruins and David Krejci, have agreed on a six-year deal.  The deal is worth $43.5 million and will start in 2015-16.  The team made the announcement Thursday. Krejci has  only one year remaining on his current three-year, $15.75 million deal.  Peter…

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Welker Denies Use Of "Molly"

Welker Denies Use Of

Wes Welker, Denver Broncos wide receiver, denies breaking the league's policy on performance enhancing drugs.  It was speculated that he tested positive for MDMA, also known as Ecstasy or Molly. "I wouldn't have any idea where to get a Molly or what a Molly is," Welker said in an…

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J.J. Watt Gets $100 Million Deal With Texans

J.J. Watt Gets $100 Million Deal With Texans

J.J. Watt, defensive end for the Houston Texans, has reached an agreement on a six-year contract extension.  The deal can potentially pay Watt $100 million. This deal will keep Watt with the Texans until the 2021 season.  Watt will have a guaranteed $51.8 million, which is the largest…

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Doc Rivers Gets 1YR $10 Million Deal

Doc Rivers Gets 1YR $10 Million Deal

Doc Rivers has inked a deal with the Los Angeles Clippers that will keep him in L.A. through for the 2018-19 season.  The team made the announcement Wednesday. Rivers, who joined the team last year, will stay aboard as the teams head coach and president of basketball operations during the…

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Sam Survives First Cut For Rams

Sam Survives First Cut For Rams

The St, Louis Rams have not cut Michael Sams after the team made the necessary moves to get to the maximum of 75 players. To reach that number, the Rams made four moves Tuesday afternoon. They placed quarterback Sam Bradford and center Demetrius Rhaney on injured reserve. St. Louis also released…

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Brandon Meriweather Suspended

Brandon Meriweather Suspended

Brandon Meriweather, safety for the Washington Redskins, has been suspended for the first two games of the regular season.  This comes after a helmet to helmet hit. Meriweather received a flag for a personal foul for his hit on Torrey Smith, receiver for the Baltimore Ravens in the second…

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