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Ex-NFL star's estate currently worthless, home to be sold

Friday  02:30,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Court records show the estate of former NFL star Aaron Hernandez currently has a dollar value of zero.The former New England Patriots tight end took his own life last week in prison.Hernandez's fiancee and her lawyer said in an affidavit filed[...]

Crane settles bet with Berger after Twitter accusation

Friday  02:25,   28 april 2017
Golf Digest

Fast pay makes fast friends when it comes to betting. Don’t pay up, however, and things can turn ugly – especially in the age of social media. On Tuesday, former PGA Tour player Tom Gillis called out Ben Crane with a barrage of tweets accusing him[...]

Andy Katz tweets beautiful note after he’s laid off from ESPN

Friday  02:25,   28 april 2017
For The Win

Another big name is leaving the Worldwide Leader.Thursday's group included longtime college basketball reporter Andy Katz, who has worn a bunch of different hats while covering hoops for nearly 20 years, including multiple televised bracket[...]

12 Bold Predictions For The NFL Draft

Friday  02:25,   28 april 2017
Sports on Earth

The first day of the NFL Draft is one of the most exciting days on the football calendar, and this year might end up being more interesting and exciting and surprising than most drafts. With that said, here are my 12 bold predictions for the 2017[...]

Top six takeaways from NBA Playoffs thus far

Friday  02:23,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

<p>The first-round of the NBA playoffs obviously is in full swing. Three of them are finished — the Cleveland Cavaliers and Golden State Warriors (predictably) moved on in four games and the Houston Rockets dispatched the Thunder in five. The[...]

Is the Spurs' Kawhi Leonard 'the quiet Michael Jordan or Kobe Bryant?'

Friday  02:23,   28 april 2017
FOXSports

One voice from Leonard's past believes his former player is up there.Russell Westbrook and James Harden have dominated the MVP discussion for most of the 2016-17 season, and though the Oklahoma City triple-double machine Westbrook will be[...]

Always the Bridesmaid of the Graduate Transfer Market, John Beilein is Finally the Bride

Friday  02:23,   28 april 2017
SB Nation

Michigan’s successful recruitment of Jaaron Simmons shows John’s Beilein’s constant adaptability. For the last three seasons, Michigan had been on the wrong end of the graduate transfer market. For those who don’t follow the ins-and-outs of college[...]

Ex-Obama adviser touts Theo Epstein as potential candidate

Friday  02:22,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

In the months after leading the Chicago Cubs to their first World Series title in 108 years, president of baseball operations Theo Epstein has been deemed both the greatest leader in the world (yes, ahead of the Pope and all the leaders of[...]

Spieth and Palmer share lead at team event in New Orleans

Friday  02:21,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Jordan Spieth showed off his stellar short game and Ryan Palmer made key putts as they posted a 6-under 66 in foursomes for a share of the lead Thursday in the Zurich Classic, the first team event on the PGA Tour in 36 years.Spieth hit a[...]

Carpenter's slam in 11th lifts Cardinals over Blue Jays

Friday  02:21,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Randal Grichuk hit a two-out, two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to tie it and Matt Carpenter delivered a grand slam in the 11th, lifting the St. Louis Cardinals over the Toronto Blue Jays 8-4 Thursday in the first game of a day-night[...]

Cespedes hurt in Mets' 6th straight loss, 7-5 to Braves

Friday  02:20,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Yoenis Cespedes limped off with a pulled hamstring, Matt Harvey was chased in the fifth inning as he made an emergency start in place of ailing Noah Syndergaard, and the New York Mets' losing streak reached six with a 7-5 defeat to the Atlanta[...]

Report: Chiefs entertaining trade up into top 10 for Patrick Mahomes

Friday  02:20,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

While the quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft are not that highly regarded by some, they may be off of the board early.&nbsp;While the quarterbacks in the 2017 NFL Draft are not that highly regarded by some, they may be off of the board early.[...]

USGA receives 9,485 entries for 117th U.S. Open at Erin Hills

Friday  02:19,   28 april 2017
theScore

Registration for the 117th U.S. Open at Erin Hills closed Wednesday at 5 p.m. ET, and now 9,485 golfers will begin their quest to win the year's second major in June.The governing body accepted applications from all 50 states and 66 foreign[...]

The Vets and the Kids: The Ducks-Oilers series could be a classic

Friday  02:17,   28 april 2017
FOXSports

<p>If you can get past the overload of orange in the crowd and on the ice, this Ducks-Oilers series could be something beautiful.</p>If you can get past the overload of orange in the crowd and on the ice, this Ducks-Oilers series could be [...]

Predators' Fiala has broken femur, done for playoffs

Friday  02:17,   28 april 2017
The Sports Xchange

Nashville Predators forward Kevin Fiala sustained a broken left femur during Game 1 of the Western Conference second-round series and has been ruled out for the remainder of the playoffs, the team announced Thursday. Fiala was injured after being[...]