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Quinton Ross says family was distraught over his reported death

The news swept the Internet on Monday after the New York Post reported that former Clippers player Quinton Ross had been found dead, his body stuffed in a garbage bag and buried in a shallow grave in New York. The report was picked up by several news organizations, and was the No. 1 trending story …

News Industry

NFL Bans Players from Dunking over the Goal Post in Celebration

One of the NFL's most popular touchdown celebrations involves players dunking the ball over the goal post, but sports fans will be forced to get their dunking fix solely from the NBA in 2014.<p>According to Paul Pabst of <i>The Dan Patrick Show,</i> the celebration made famous by future Hall of Fame tight end …

Football (U.S.)

Luke Kennard's Signing Makes Duke Team to Beat in 2015-16

Luke Kennard, one of the premier prospects in the Class of 2015, elected not to draw out his recruiting process and committed to the Duke Blue Devils on Monday, as per ESPN’s Paul Biancardi and Jeff Goodman.<p>With the commitment, the Blue Devils have just become the team to beat during the 2015-16 …

College Football

No Fun League? NFL Draws Ire For Banning Celebration Dunks

The NFL on Tuesday added more fodder for the "No Fun League" jokes that have plagued it for years.<p>In its continued effort to turn touchdowns into …

Surgery ends Patrick Corbin's season

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. -- Arizona Diamondbacks left-hander Patrick Corbin has undergone season-ending elbow surgery after a second opinion confirmed the …

Another gem for UNC's DeShields

Not wins, mind you. Sure, the fourth-seeded Tar Heels and their precocious freshman have a couple of those in succession, too. And Tuesday's 62-53 …

Lakers crush Knicks, set franchise record with 51 points in quarter

LOS ANGELES -- With Knicks president Phil Jackson watching from a luxury suite high above the court, his new team's teetering playoff hopes got a big …

Bengals want to extend Andy Dalton, but owner Mike Brown calls situation a 'dilemma'

The Bengals want to get Andy Dalton signed to an extension, but that's easier said than done.<p>The Cincinnati Bengals are not facing a unique situation when it comes to extending quarterback Andy Dalton. Team owner Mike Brown spoke with Paul Dehner Jr. of Cincinnati.com just before the league …

2014 NFL Draft tight end rankings

The best tight ends in the draft this year can create mismatches, a necessity in today's NFL.<p>In today's NFL, creating mismatches with a tight end is a must for a lot of teams. That is what separates the top two tight ends in the 2014 NFL Draft from the rest of the bunch.<p>Eric Ebron of North Carolina …

Dwyane Wade Laughs as Lance Stephenson Taunts Him

Lance Stephenson of the Indiana Pacers pulled off a nice move to finish at the rack, but the Miami Heat's Dwyane Wade had the last laugh on Wednesday.<p>Following a nice and-1 layup in the fourth quarter, Stephenson flexed and tried to taunt Wade, who simply responded with a smile.<p>Stephenson was given …

NBA

Iowa State's success revives Hoiberg-to-NBA speculation

AMES, Iowa — It's going to come up sometime this week.<p>Hey Fred, what interest do you have in coaching the New York Knicks?<p>Anyone who knows Iowa State coach Fred Hoiberg knows there are just a handful of NBA organizations he'd even consider — and the Knicks just might be right there with franchises …

2014 NFL Draft wide receiver rankings

There is no deeper position in the draft this year, and teams will be able to find starting-caliber talent deep into Day 2 of the draft.<p>Anyone who touts the 2014 NFL Draft as being one of the best ever needs to use the wide receiver class as an example. An incredible 19 underclassmen wide receivers …

Complete San Francisco Giants 2014 Season Preview

The San Francisco Giants have high hopes for the 2014 season. After finishing the 2013 season with a record of 76-86, general manager Brian Sabean had to make some changes.<p>He brought in veteran pitcher Tim Hudson, who will be an upgrade to the Giants starting rotation. Hudson should benefit from …

Major League Baseball

On Randy Wolf—Why look bad when you don't have to?

Eric Wedge has a career winning percentage of .478. With the M's, it was even lower, at .438. Between his two years at the helm of the Seattle …