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Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Picks Date for Next Boxing Bout

The boxing world may have been holding its collective breath less than one month ago as the ring announcer read the judges' scores of the Floyd Mayweather and Marcos Maidana fight, but “Money” Mayweather already has plans for his next bout.<p><i>SportsCenter</i> filled fans in on the details:<p>Of course, the …

Boxing

Projecting Detroit Lions' Most Heated Roster Battles

As of May 19, there are currently 89 Detroit Lions on the roster. That number gets chopped almost in half, as only 53 will earn their Honolulu-blue jerseys for the regular season.<p>There will be some fierce competition for those final few roster spots. However, those aren't the only heated battles …

Football (U.S.)

Jabari Parker Will Be No. 2 Overall Pick in 2014 NBA Draft

After a very successful season with the Duke Blue Devils, Jabari Parker may not be the first player taken, but he'll be a lock for the No. 2 overall pick in the 2014 NBA draft.<p>After there were rumors that Parker may return for his sophomore season at Duke, Parker officially declared for the NBA …

Floyd Mayweather to fight Sept. 13

Barely two weeks since Floyd Mayweather Jr. outpointed Marcos Maidana to unify welterweight world titles, the pound-for-pound king has set his next …

At the half on TNT, the @officialspurs lead the @okcthunder 67-59. #nbaplayoffs

The @officialspurs take 1-0 #WCF lead with 122-105 victory. #nbaplayoffs

2014 NBA Mock Draft: Predicting Every Team's Round 1 Selection

NBA mock drafts underwent makeovers during the 2014 combine.<p>While the top prospects sat out, others took advantage of the opportunity to shine in front of scouts.<p>Mocks will again change drastically on Tuesday, May 20 after the draft lottery. But until then, here is an updated 2014 first-round</b> …

Dwyane Wade says bad blood with Pacers won't affect Miami

Heat guard says that being the older team helps Miami stay out of the fray with the tensions with Indiana.<p><b>More postseason coverage: Playoff schedule,</b> …

Ex-Warriors coach Jackson back to ESPN's NBA team

NEW YORK (AP) -- Former Golden State Warriors coach Mark Jackson has agreed to a multiyear deal to rejoin ESPN's lead NBA announcing team.<p>Jackson is …

Game of Thrones, NBA Edition (VIDEO)

Championship is coming! The creators at Mutsack.com released a mash-up of the NBA and <i>Game of Thrones</i>, which is simply amazing. Whether you’re a fan …

Rihanna Breaks Man's Phone at Clippers Game, He Sells It for $66,500

Apparently celebrities can make broken items worth tens of thousands of dollars just by signing them.<p>Steve Soboroff, president of the Los Angeles Police Commission, was at a Los Angeles Clippers game when he spotted Rihanna and asked her to take a picture with him. He tweeted out the picture, but …

Los Angeles

NY Knicks Reportedly Struck out with Steve Kerr by Being Cheapskates

The New York Knicks gambled $60 million on a first-time executive in Phil Jackson but apparently had problems committing less than half that amount to a first-time coach in Steve Kerr.<p>Kerr, the only entry on Jackson's Mike Woodson replacement list for months, spurned New York's advances and instead …

Basketball

NBA Rumors: Latest News Surrounding Rajon Rondo, Omer Asik and More

Even though the season isn't over, the NBA rumors are already swirling around like crazy.<p>Four teams remain in the playoffs—the Miami Heat, Indiana Pacers, San Antonio Spurs and Oklahoma City Thunder—but the remaining teams are already gearing up for moves that will potentially make them contenders …

NBA

Andrew Wiggins and Top Prospects Start New Trend by Skipping NBA Combine

Andrew Wiggins won the 2014 NBA Draft Combine. He wasn't in attendance—nor even in the proximity of Chicago. But with one "conveniently" disseminated Instagram picture, Wiggins leapt head and shoulders (literally) above the competition and rendered whatever was going on in Chicago at the moment …

Basketball

Why Brooklyn Nets Should Trade Deron Williams This Summer

Deron Williams is a problem. And not in the cool, slangy way.<p>The 29-year-old point guard failed to step up for the Brooklyn Nets this postseason, averaging playoff career-lows in shooting percentage, assists and scoring.<p>He just didn’t look like himself, but a never-ending battle with ankle injuries …

NBA

NBA Draft 2014: Breaking Down Top Under-the-Radar Players

Stop me if you've heard of top 2014 NBA draft prospects Andrew Wiggins, Jabari Parker and Joel Embiid.<p>Oh? You have?<p>By now, you've certainly heard all about the next crop of great NBA talents. Presumably, Wiggins, Parker and Embiid will be the top three picks in the draft (not necessarily in that …

Lance Stephenson Wants To Make Dwyane Wade’s Knee 'Flare Up'

Lance Stephenson said he wants to be “extra aggressive” and make Dwyane Wade’s knee “flare up” during the Eastern Conference finals. The two players …

The __________ is my pick to win the 2014 #NBA Championship!