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Burning question facing each NFL team in 2018

Every NFL team has some big issues that still need to be sorted out now that the offseason is in full swing and training camps are right around the corner.Some franchises are in Super-Bowl-or-bust

Marcus Smart says Game 7 won’t be pretty

Last night, LeBron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers kept their season alive. But now, an even bigger test awaits: Game 7. And Boston’s Marcus Smart knows it’s all about on thing: winning the game.

Mavs could reportedly have interest in Whiteside trade

The Dallas Mavericks were spurned by Hassan Whiteside in free agency in 2016, but now they may be mounting a second push for his services.Mavs insider Mike Fisher of 247 Sports reported on Saturday

Lakers give LiAngelo Ball a pre-draft workout

LaVar Ball wants LiAngelo Ball took link up with his brother Lonzo on the Los Angeles Lakers. And while that’s probably not going to happen, the Lakers are at least giving LiAngelo a pre-draft

Yankees’ Gleyber Torres homers in 4th straight game

Entering the 2018 season, Gleyber Torres ranked as a top-five prospect. And after just 108 plate appearances for the New York Yankees, it’s easy to see why. On the season, the Yankees are 32-15. They

Reactions to Klay Thompson getting hot in another Game 6

Klay Thompson seems to live for Game 6 situations where his Golden State Warriors are facing elimination.Back in 2016, Thompson scored 41 points on 11-for-18 shooting on threes to carry his Warriors

Clayton Kershaw should be ready to pitch in five days

The Los Angeles Dodgers could soon welcome back the most necessary piece to their ball club if they want to turn their season around. According to Bill Plunkett of The Orange County Register, pitcher

Ben Simmons’ ceremonial first pitch had interesting twist

Ben Simmons was invited to Citizens Bank Park this weekend to throw out the first pitch at a Philadelphia Phillies game, and his appearance was notable in more ways than one.The Philadelphia 76ers

Houston Rockets raise $100K for Santa Fe Memorial Fund

As the Golden State Warriors host the Houston Rockets Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals in Oakland, a watch party will be held at the Toyota Center in Houston for Saturday’s game.According to

Watch: Gareth Bale scores incredible overhead kick in Champions League Final

When Real Madrid are scoring big, high-quality goals, it’s usually Cristiano Ronaldo doing the scoring, but he was upstaged by one of his teammates on Saturday.Real Madrid forward Gareth Bale scored a

WATCH: Carlos Santana narrowly averts disaster and somehow still gets runner out

The Philadelphia Phillies were able to share a laugh after a scare in the second inning of Saturday’s game against the Toronto Blue Jays.On a groundball hit to first baseman Carlos Santana, pitcher

Report: Shohei Ohtani will pitch in next series against Tigers

Baseball fans who were disappointed Los Angeles Shohei Ohtani wouldn’t start on Sunday against the New York Yankees won’t have to wait for long to see Ohtani pitch again.According to Jeff Fletcher of

Indians place Andrew Miller on 10-day DL

According to Jordan Bastian of MLB.com, Indians lefty Andrew Miller is headed back to the DL with right knee inflammation. It’s the same knee issue that caused him problems last year, which is surely

Cowboys expect Zack Martin extension this offseason

The Cowboys and Zack Martin have been circling each other for a while now, and the All-Pro guard decided to skip OTAs this week. However, Albert Breer of SI.com notes this doesn’t appear to be a

Former Seahawk Bruce Irvin backs up Cliff Avril's claim about Pete Carroll

Former Seattle Seahawks pass rusher Cliff Avril dropped somewhat of a bombshell in a recent interview with Dave Damesheck of NFL Network. He said that Seahawks players started tuning head coach Pete

Report: Buccaneers could take 'small gamble' on Adrian Peterson

Adrian Peterson is doing everything he possibly can right now to broadcast to NFL teams that he’s ready to get back to playing ball in 2018, and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers reportedly could have some

Report: Warriors activating Patrick McCaw for Game 6

The Golden State Warriors will receive an unexpected boost for Game 6 of the Western Conference Finals.The Warriors will activate Patrick McCaw for Game 6, nearly two months after he suffered a

Kevin Love ruled out of Game 7 with concussion

Shortly after news broke that Cleveland Cavaliers forward Kevin Love had been placed in the NBA’s concussion protocol, a report emerged that he will not be available for Game 7 in Boston Sunday

Illinois football players charged with theft for taking deer sculpture

Oh, dear.Jimmy Marchese and Drew Murtaugh, linebackers for the Illinois football program, were walking home on April 29 when they saw a sculpture of a deer laying on the ground at a Champaign park and

'No sure bet' Robert Griffin III makes Ravens' final roster

Robert Griffin III has a second chance to make a big impression in the NFL after landing a job with the Baltimore Ravens this offseason, but at this point just making the roster seems like a long