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Bama tops preseason coaches' poll

Alabama is No. 1 in the USA Today preseason coaches' poll.<p>The Crimson Tide were an overwhelming choice, receiving 58 of 62 first-place votes. Ohio …

College Football

LeBron James Will Reportedly 'Strongly Consider' Signing with NY Knicks in 2015

Link to Media<p>LeBron James may be prepared to give the New York Knicks a second chance.<p>According to ESPN's Stephen A. Smith (via Tommy Beer of Hoopsworld), LeBron has apparently made it known that he will "strongly consider" signing with the Knicks as a free agent in two years' time.<p>Smith's report …

NBA

John Wall gets $80 million deal

The Washington Wizards have agreed to a contract extension with point guard John Wall, the team announced Wednesday.<p>According to multiple reports, …

NBA

Jake Peavy to Boston in 3-team deal

BOSTON -- The Boston Red Sox and Chicago White Sox have been discussing a possible trade for Jake Peavy for days but were unable to find an agreeable …

Boston Red Sox

Dodgers Sign Brian Wilson

The Dodgers signed free agent reliever <b>Brian Wilson</b>,tweets Yahoo's Tim Brown. It's a guaranteed big league deal, tweets ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, and Jim …

Lakers hire Kurt Rambis, Johnny Davis as assistant coaches

The Los Angeles Lakers have hired Kurt Rambis and Johnny Davis as assistant coaches, it was announced today by Lakers General Manager Mitch Kupchak. …

Basketball

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Check out this fan’s reaction after catching Jeter’s home run.

Johnny Manziel Got Kicked Out Of A Texas Frat Party, And Then Destroyed His Haters On Twitter

Texas A&M quarterback and Heisman Trophy winner Johnny Manziel had an eventful weekend at the University of Texas.<p>He wore a Tim Tebow jersey to a daytime frat party on Saturday, got kicked out of another party that night, and then capped it off by calling out his haters one-by-one on Twitter on …

Johnny Twitter: Please Never Leave Again

I'll be the first to admit that I was disappointed to see Johnny Manziel walk away from Twitter for so long. The "Days since Johnny tweeted" counter …

OF COURSE he did.

The promise and danger of Kyrie Irving's maturation for the Cavaliers

Kyrie Irving says he's maturing into the leader the Cavaliers need him to be. What does that mean for his future in Cleveland?<p>Before we get started, …

Basketball

FIFA 14 Ultimate Team trailer talks new features, fan favorites

A new trailer for <i>FIFA 14</i>'s Ultimate Team game mode discusses what the developers are adding to EA Sports' soccer series, and what they're bringing back.<p>As previously detailed, the new Chemistry system allows players to give their players specific skill types that can complement one another on the …

Stream the LeBron James-Produced NBA 2K14 Soundtrack

It only makes sense that LeBron James would be chosen as the cover player for the forthcoming<p>It only makes sense that LeBron James would be chosen as the cover player for the forthcoming installment of the 2K series, as this was the year that the 28-year-old, if ever, cemented his place amongst the …

Big Papi ANNIHILATES dugout phone with bat after an ejection

Why Jeremy Lin Should Come off the Bench for the Houston Rockets

Link to Media<p>In the playoffs last season, Jeremy Lin suffered a chest injury and missed a couple of games. In the games he did play, he struggled mightily and was not very effective. His backup Patrick Beverley stole the spotlight, showing off his hustle and playing a great series against Oklahoma …

Basketball

Team USA Basketball: What 2014 Roster Could Look Like Without LeBron James

Yes, the newly named FIBA World Cup of Basketball is a year—and probably a number of injuries—away from tipping off in Spain in 2014. But it's not too early to think about next year's roster, particularly in the light of this Yahoo! Sports piece that reports four-time MVP LeBron James will sit out …

NBA

5 Reasons the Miami Heat Won't Win the 2014 NBA Finals

This is what LeBron James wanted to accomplish when he came to the Miami Heat in 2010. He wanted to win multiple championships. He wanted to be the king of the NBA.<p>Little did he know the toll it would take.<p>Three years and three finals appearances after LeBron, Dwayne Wade and Chris Bosh joined …

Basketball

MLB May Announce All Biogenesis Suspensions This Week

There are strong indications that MLB will announce all the suspensions in the Biogenesis case this week, according to Joel Sherman and Ken Davidoff …

Try It Now

Ed Reed Injury: Updates on Texans Star's Hip

Link to Media<p>Ed Reed's Houston Texans career isn't off to the best of starts. The team placed the former Baltimore Ravens superstar safety on the Physically Unable to Perform list on July, 25, according to Adam Schefter of ESPN.<p>Texans safety Ed Reed (hip) and running back Arian Foster (calf) were …

Football (U.S.)

Alex Rodriguez accepts Yanks' plan

The Alex Rodriguez-New York Yankees soap opera was a five-part miniseries Thursday, culminating in A-Rod again declaring he was ready to play now but …

Baseball

Associated Press News

Falcons QB Matt Ryan signs NFL's second-most lucrative contract

Matt Ryan just took a giant leap up the quarterback pay scale, striking a five-year, $103.75 million extension with the Atlanta Falcons on Thursday that makes him the NFL's second-highest paid player, a person with knowledge of the deal told USA TODAY Sports.<p>No matter that Ryan hasn't even reached …

Report: Elias Harris will sign with Lakers on two-year deal

The Los Angeles Lakers and former Elias Harris will reportedly sign a two-year contract. The undrafted player out of Gonzaga impressed in summer …

Basketball

Phoenix Suns trade Luis Scola to Indiana Pacers

The Indiana Pacers announced Saturday they have acquired veteran forward/center Luis Scola from the Phoenix Suns in exchange for forward Gerald …

NBA

Nuggets re-sign Timofey Mozgov

DENVER -- The Denver Nuggets have resigned backup center Timofey Mozgov to a three-year, $14 million contract.<p>Mozgov, who has averaged 3.9 points and …

Basketball

Wizards, John Wall contract extension likely coming soon

By the end of this week, John Wall should have a full commitment from the Wizards.<p>They’re expected to make him a designated player by extending him a …

Basketball

Marcus Camby signs with Rockets

Free-agent center Marcus Camby has signed with the Houston Rockets for what a league source confirmed Sunday to ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley was for …

NBA

Chris Paul may play 2016 Olympic Games

A floor general in basketball is always important. But when you take a group of stars and try to teach them to also play like smart role players, …

Basketball