Game ★ Worth

By socialcurrentsee.com ®  | Flip2▶Game★Worth▶SPORTS : Clips, news, links about my favorite teams and stars ▶Today's tweets are tomorrow's posts ▶ "When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change" ▶ Game★Worth alt@cities® ▶ http://altacities.com

A confidential report shows nearly half the NBA lost money last season. Now what?

Despite a flood of new national television cash, 14 of the NBA's 30 teams lost money last season before collecting revenue-sharing payouts, and nine …

NBA

MLB free agency: 9 players who hurt their stock this season

As the 2017 Major League Baseball season winds down, it's not too early to look ahead to the hot stove.<p>While some potential free agents have upped their stock with strong seasons, others have struggled in their contract years and may have cost themselves a big payday this offseason.<p>Here's a look at …

Baseball

NFL Power Rankings: What Super Bowl hangover? Falcons firing on all cylinders

The Falcons look like a team capable of repeating as NFC champions and returning to the Super Bowl<p>We're just two games into the NFL season, but it seems like the Atlanta Falcons have found the remedy for the Super Bowl hangover.<p>It's called having a damn good team.<p>Since they blew the 25-point lead …

Super Bowl

Los Angeles mayor thinks city might have been better off with just Rams

Los Angeles mayor Eric Garcetti said in a recent interview on <i>The Dan Patrick Show</i> that the city might have been better off embracing just one NFL team after a 22-year hiatus from professional football.<p>Los Angeles, of course, welcomed the Rams last season from St. Louis and the Chargers this season …

Los Angeles

Study shows playing football before age 12 can lead to mood and behavior issues

A new medical study has found that children who play football before age 12 suffer mood and behavior problems later in life at rates significantly higher than those who take up the sport later.<p>The study, which was published Tuesday in the medical journal Translational Psychiatry, showed those who …

Research

In a Game Packed with Mistakes, Ben McAdoo Throws Eli Manning Under the Bus

Ben McAdoo began his press conference the same way he addressed his players in the post-game locker room. “Put this game on me,” McAdoo said, minutes …

Ben McAdoo

Angels Notes: Luis Valbuena won’t stop flipping his bat

ANAHEIM — Luis Valbuena swears that his frequent bat flips aren’t a way to show up any opponents.<p>He says he can’t help it.<p>“It’s natural,” the Angels …

Houston Astros

We Have a King!

Xochitl DixonJudges 2:11–23In those days Israel had no king; everyone did as they saw fit. Judges 21:25After attacking my husband with hurtful words …

Faith

The Indians are the story of September baseball.

It was the night of Game 7 of the 2007 American League Championship Series, and what would be one of the great nights in Terry Francona's baseball …

Major League Baseball

How Hurricane Irma is affecting sports this weekend

Hurricane Irma is heading toward Florida, and the National Hurricane Center’s forecast path has it hitting South Florida, then up through the middle of the state.<p>The storm has and will drastically affect sporting events scheduled for the weekend. Here is what we know:<p><b>NFL</b><p><b>Tampa Bay Buccaneers at</b> …

Weather

Another spoiled NFL player makes fans furious after he disrespects the USA

You can now add Kansas City Chiefs cornerback Marcus Peters to your list of no-account, unpatriotic pinheads who <b>hate the red, white and blue.</b><p>Peters brought shame upon himself and his family Thursday night when he refused to stand for the national anthem. It happened during the NFL's season opener …

Kansas City Chiefs

NFL rule change primer: What you need to know for 2017

The most significant new rule in the NFL this season is well, actually, a bit of reverse engineering. After years of absorbing ridicule and mockery …

New England

Which other team could lose in the guy's Top 10? Any regrets @marcelluswiley? #UpsetCity https://t.co/DBCfgeWzI5

Alex Smith Made the Patriots Look Like Clowns

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — After the final Chiefs player had run through the tunnel leading to the visitors’ locker room, one team employee in a bright red …

New England

Upton gives Angels another clutch-spot threat

It's time to come right out and say it: The second American League Wild Card spot has created two Trade Deadlines, with a capital "T" and "D."<p>The …

Albert Pujols

When athletes share their battles with mental illness

Michael Phelps locked himself in his bedroom for four days three years ago. He’d been arrested a second time for DUI. He was despondent and adrift. He thought about suicide.<p>“I didn’t want to be alive,” he tells USA TODAY Sports. “I didn’t want to see anyone else. I didn’t want to see another …

Mental Health

Joe Haden Cut by Browns Despite Trade Rumors

Joe Haden was once renowned as one of the NFL's rising stars at cornerback, but the Cleveland Browns released the 28-year-old Wednesday.<p>NFL Network's Ian Rapoport was the first to report the surprising move, and Nate Ulrich of the <i>Akron Beacon Journal</i> confirmed it.<p>The Browns later made Haden's …

Joe Haden

Aaron Rodgers Says Colin Kaepernick Isn't on NFL Team 'Because of His Protests'

Green Bay Packers superstar Aaron Rodgers said fellow quarterback Colin Kaepernick should be on an NFL roster heading into the 2017 regular season, but he thinks the former San Francisco 49ers starter's decision to kneel during the national anthem last year has prevented him from signing a new …

Aaron Rodgers

Chiefs planning for life without Ware after knee injury

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chiefs coach Andy Reid floated the idea not long ago that he might keep his top four running backs when trimming the roster to 53 players next weekend.<p>That may not be such a difficult decision now.<p>The Chiefs could be without top running back Spencer Ware for the first …

Kareem Hunt

Frank Broyles, Football Coach Who Put Arkansas on Map, Dies at 92

Frank Broyles, a revered football coach and athletic director who helped lift the University of Arkansas into the top ranks of college sports, most memorably by leading the Razorbacks to an undefeated season in 1964 and their only national championship, died on Monday in Fayetteville, Ark. He was …

College & University

NFL’s 1st female scout details groundbreaking path in book

Dennis Waszak Jr., The Associated PressFormer New York Jets scout Connie Carberg poses with a recently released book, “X’s And O’s Don’t Mean I Love …

Denver

Angels move into 2nd wild card spot with 5th straight victory

Seattle Mariners’ Robinson Cano, right, begins a slide home to score as Los Angeles Angels catcher Martin Maldonado waits for the ball in the third …

Los Angeles Angels

John Elway Blitzed By Twitter Storm After Borrowing From Trump’s Vocabulary

Dusty Baker mourns the death of his longtime friend Don Baylor

Dusty Baker walked into the conference room at Nationals Park on Monday, still in his street clothes except for a pair of red flip-flops he had on over his socks — a sign of a man whose mind was elsewhere, or perhaps whose shoes were soaked by pounding afternoon rain.<p>After a few minutes of the …

Dusty Baker

Boomer Esiason says he 'most likely' has CTE: 'All football players probably have it'

Esiason made the statement on Boomer & Carton while discussing concussions in football<p>On Monday's "Boomer & Carton<i>,"</i> Boomer Esiason and Craig Carton found themselves diving into the much-talked about subject of concussions in football. During the conversation, they began to talk about CTE and how …

Millennials

Ex-MLB Star Don Baylor Dead At 68 After Cancer Battle

Former MLB star <b>Don Baylor</b> -- the 1979 AL MVP -- has died at the age of 68 after a long battle with cancer.<p>Baylor played 19 seasons in the majors for …

Baseball

Broncos acquire veteran OL Allen Barbre in trade with Eagles

The Broncos on Wednesday acquired 10th-year offensive lineman Allen Barbre from the Philadelphia Eagles in exchange for a conditional seventh-round …

Denver

NFL Says It Will Honor Concussion-Research Funding Promise After House Inquiry

The NFL issued a statement to the <i>Washington Post</i>'s Mark Maske Wednesday confirming it plans to honor its commitment and provide $30 million of funding to support concussion research at the National Institutes of Health.<p>According to Maske, Democratic members of the House Committee on Energy and …

Research

Can Lakers improve their defense in Las Vegas Summer League?

EL SEGUNDO – Those championship trophies along the window inside Jeanie Buss’ office represent what consumes the Lakers’ franchise.<p>The golden objects …

Basketball