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Rockets owner leaves seat during Game 5 to complain to referee about no-call

Wednesday  04:55,   26 april 2017
Larry Brown Sports

Mark Cuban apparently isn’t the only passionate basketball owner in Texas. Calvin Watkins reports that Houston Rockets owner Leslie Alexander left his courtside seat during Game 5 between his team and the Oklahoma City Thunder to complain to referee [...]

Report: Sharapova unlikely to receive wild card into French Open main draw

Wednesday  04:46,   26 april 2017
theScore

Maria Sharapova's 15-month doping ban is officially over, and she's set to make her return Wednesday as a wild-card entrant in the Porsche Grand Prix in Stuttgart. However, it appears her path to main-draw participation at the French Open[...]

Deshaun Watson: I’m chasing Tom Brady, I’m going for six

Wednesday  04:46,   26 april 2017
Larry Brown Sports

If there’s one thing quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft class don’t lack, it’s confidence. After former Notre Dame quarterback DeShone Kizer compared himself to Tom Brady and Cam Newton, yet another soon-to-be rookie signal caller is setting high[...]

Rajon Rondo will try to play in Game 5

Wednesday  04:45,   26 april 2017
SB Nation

Rajon Rondo’s injured thumb was supposed to keep him out of the Chicago Bulls’ Game 5 matchup against the Boston Celtics on Tuesday. Vertical Sources: Chicago's Rajon Rondo preparing to attempt to play in Game 5 against Boston. Final[...]

IOC President unsure whether e-sports should be in the Olympics

Wednesday  04:41,   26 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

International Olympic Committee president Thomas Bach remains uncertain about the possibility of e-sports becoming an Olympic sport, he tells InsideTheGames.com. E-sports will be a medal sport at the 2022 Asian Games in Hangzhou, China. This spurred [...]

Watch: Jose Altuve leaves game after scary outfield collision

Wednesday  04:26,   26 april 2017
Larry Brown Sports

Jose Altuve was removed from Tuesday’s game between the Indians and Astros after a scary collision in the outfield with Teoscar Hernandez. In the bottom of the eighth inning, Altuve and Hernandez were both tracking a shallow fly ball off the bat of[...]

Report: Bumgarner won't require surgery after dirt bike accident

Wednesday  04:25,   26 april 2017
theScore

There's a new optimism surrounding the health of Madison Bumgarner. An initial evaluation of the San Francisco Giants' ace Tuesday revealed he will not require surgery following his involvement in a dirt bike accident, according to Andrew[...]

Junior will leave a big seat to fill in No. 88 next season

Wednesday  04:05,   26 april 2017
Associated Press

Junior's job is up for[...]

Watch Carla Esparza punch a fan in the face ... because he asked her to

Wednesday  03:36,   26 april 2017
SB Nation

How many fans can say they’ve been punched in the face by a UFC champ and walked away with all their teeth? Long gone are the days when UFC fighters will happily put you in a rear naked choke or other move for photo ops, ruined by that dickbag who[...]

NFL prospect denies rape report made to police; no charges

Wednesday  03:30,   26 april 2017
Associated Press

An attorney for former Ohio State football star Gareon Conley says the player denies an accusation made in a police report that he sexually assaulted a woman. Video by Sports[...]

Markieff Morris’ trash talk against the Hawks has backfired spectacularly

Wednesday  03:30,   26 april 2017
For The Win

Markieff Morris tried to spark his team. It didn't work.After taking control in the first two games against the Hawks, the Wizards have been in disarray despite stellar play from John Wall. The vocal Morris certainly hasn't helped matters after[...]

Allen Iverson fires back at Tim Hardaway's criticism of his signature crossover

Wednesday  03:25,   26 april 2017
Sporting News

Hall of Famer Allen Iverson heard Tim Hardaway's analysis of his classic crossover move, and he had a little something to say about it. Hardaway, whoHardaway, who played more than a decade in the league and starred at point guard for the[...]

MLB: Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy Marlins

Wednesday  03:10,   26 april 2017
Associated Press

Multiple groups have submitted bids to buy the Miami Marlins, and none has yet been accepted, baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred said Tuesday. Manfred's comments came after Bloomberg reported a group led by former New York Yankees captain Derek Jeter [...]

UNC's Berry withdrawing from draft to return for senior year

Wednesday  02:35,   26 april 2017
Associated Press

North Carolina point guard and Final Four most outstanding player Joel Berry II is withdrawing from the NBA draft to return for his senior season. The school announced Monday that Berry would join teammates Tony Bradley and Theo Pinson in declaring[...]

Brazil court orders 'murder' goalkeeper back to prison

Wednesday  02:35,   26 april 2017
AFP

Brazil's Supreme Court ordered the re-incarceration Tuesday of a professional goalkeeper released after partially serving a sentence for the gruesome murder of his ex-girlfriend. "The Supreme Court has revoked its decision suspending his[...]