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Jerry Jones paid Jasper Brinkley $2 million to play zero games

AP<p>When Cowboys owner and General Manager Jerry Jones gave linebacker Jasper Brinkley a $2 million guarantee on a two-year, $6.5 million contract in …

NBA Tweets Of The Week

Catch up on the week’s top tweets from your favorite NBA players. Scroll through the NBA tweets above, with a little holiday cheer, plenty of emoji, …

Lakers Rumors: Whispers from Los Angeles on Rajon Rondo and More

The only things the Los Angeles Lakers' fans can do at this point is look forward to next season and enjoy Kobe Bryant in the twilight of his career.<p>Since fans are already looking ahead to next year, it is only natural that some rumors regarding Los Angeles have popped up in recent weeks. …

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LeBron James wonders why players get criticized for switching teams

The Cavaliers' star believes there's a double standard when organizations are praised for moving on from players, but players don't get the same courtesy when they leave as free agents.<p>LeBron James may have received a warm reception in his return to Miami, but there are still many upset that he …

Michael Jordan to Kobe Bryant: 'Pass Karl Malone'

After Kobe Bryant passed Michael Jordan on the all-time scoring list, MJ encouraged Kobe to go after Karl Malone, who’s currently 4,563 points ahead …

Does Derrick Rose's Resurgence Make Chicago Bulls NBA's Most Complete Team?

A perfect storm is brewing in the Windy City, where Derrick Rose and the Chicago Bulls are both forcing themselves back into the ranks of the NBA's elites.<p>After having most of the past two seasons stripped from him by devastating knee injuries, Rose is starting to flash his old superstar form with …

Quincy Acy suspended after throwing punch at John Wall in Knicks-Wizards fight

John Wall took exception to a hard foul from Quincy Acy, got up with a little shovin', then took a legit punch (that didn't quite land) from Acy in return:<p>Acy was ejected (flagrant 2) and was eventually suspended one game by the league on Friday. Wall got a technical and a $15,000 fine.<p>Cole Aldrich …

Quincy Acy suspended for foul on John Wall

New York Knicks forward Quincy Acy has been suspended one game without pay for committing a Flagrant Foul Two which initiated an altercation with …

Quincy Acy suspended 1 game

New York Knicks forward Quincy Acy has been suspended one game and Washington Wizards guard John Wall was fined $15,000 by the NBA on Friday for …

LeBron James, Stephen Curry Lead All-Star Game Voting

The first returns are in for the 2015 NBA All-Star balloting. LeBron James and Stephen Curry lead the popularity contest, while SLAM 184 coverboy …

Xbox Live and PSN still recovering from the holiday, potential attacks (update)

After a day of sustained network outages across both Xbox Live and the PlayStation Network, this morning members are still having difficulty connecting to their online service of choice.<p>According to their status page, the PlayStation Network is still down. A note dated Dec. 25 says that Sony is …

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Stream live games, check the latest scores or watch the best highlights with the best brand in sports: ESPN. Pick your favorite teams and leagues to …