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Kevin Durant NBA Trade Rumors Lakers Warriors - KD eyeing LA?

Kevin Durant has already shifted the balance of power in the NBA once by jumping to the Golden State Warriors. While he quietly re-upped with the Dubs the past two summers, it looks like next summer will be a “real free agency” period for Durant as he plots his next destination. Kevin...

Sunday, September 9, 2018 - 9:44am

Serena Williams storms to 2018 US Open Final

NEW YORK -- A year ago at this time, Serena Williams was in the hospital dealing with life-threatening blood clots after giving birth to her daughter Alexis Olympia.   Now she is one victory from claiming her seventh US Open title and her record-tying 24th Grand Slam championship.  ...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 9:32pm

NFL Super Bowl MVP ROY and surprise team picks

The most popular sport in America is back, and not a moment too soon. Here is Metro’s National NFL preview for the 2018 season, complete with NFL Super Bowl odds line spread Patriots Eagles Bears and picks.   Super Bowl LIII - NFL Super Bowl odds line spread Patriots Eagles...

Thursday, September 6, 2018 - 3:53pm

2018 NFL Power Rankings Patriots prospects do not look good

1. Philadelphia Eagles (2017 Record: 13-3) The reigning Super Bowl Champions should almost always start the season here, and when they’ve spent the off-season aquiring Michael Bennett, Mike Wallace, and Dallas Goedert and Jason Peters, Jordan Hicks, Darren Sproles, and Carson Wentz are...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 6:19pm

Serena Williams backs Colin Kaepernick during US Open pursuit

NEW YORK — As Serena Williams strives for her first US Open title since 2014, she is offering support for her fellow Nike stablemate Colin Kaepernick.   Kaepernick took his niece to see Williams play on Aug. 31 in Arthur Ashe Stadium and Serena then visited with them after the match...

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 12:55pm

Le'Veon Bell NFL trade rumors: Steelers trouble, Jets

Just four days separate the Pittsburgh Steelers from the start of the 2018 regular season and running back Le'Veon Bell is still a no-show.  That's according to NFL Network's Ian Rapoport, who reported that the Steelers had team meetings on Wednesday beginning at 9 a.m. ET....

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 - 11:39am

Best Patriots game day delivery options according to Boston Yelp reviews

The beginning of fall is always a magical time of year in the Hub. The leaves start to change, pumpkin spice flavored everything begin to hit shelves and, best of all, the Patriots are back. That's right, Tom Brady and company are ready for another Super Bowl run, so make sure to keep your...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 4:04pm

NHL third jersey tracker: New releases, predictions

For all you jersey fanatics out there, this NHL offseason is going to be a fun one for you as a number of franchises around the league are set to unveil alternate third jerseys for the upcoming 2018-19 campaign.  Third jerseys took a one-year hiatus after Adidas took over for Reebok as the...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 3:05pm

Defending US Open champ Sloane Stephens beaten in quarters

NEW YORK -- Sloane Stephens won't be defending her US Open title.   Battling a sinus infection and stiflingly humid conditions, the No. 3 seed was stunned in the quarterfinals Tuesday by No. 19 Anastasija Sevastova of Latvia, 6-2, 6-3, in Arthur Ashe Stadium. A year ago, Stephens beat...

Tuesday, September 4, 2018 - 2:17pm

Tyler Seguin NHL trade rumors: Contract issues ahead

Things look to be precariously perched between the Dallas Stars and No. 1 center Tyler Seguin. Entering the final season of a six-year, $34.5 million deal and with unrestricted free agency looming, Seguin and his current team have made no progress in coming to terms on a long-term contract...

Monday, September 3, 2018 - 3:14pm

John Isner last American man standing at US Open

NEW YORK -- There is plenty of good news for John Isner these days.   His wife, Maddy, is due with their first child, a girl, on Sept. 22   Luckily for Isner, that is about two weeks after the US Open men's final, for which he still remains alive.   "I...

Monday, September 3, 2018 - 9:37am

Serena Williams advances to 2018 US Open quarters

NEW YORK -- Serena Williams stepped onto the Arthur Ashe Stadium court wearing a lavendar tutu and matching high-top sneakers on Sunday afternoon. She then gave the crowd three sets to enjoy her dress — and her stellar play. Williams, the six-time US champion and No. 17 seed, beat Kaia...

Monday, September 3, 2018 - 9:13am

The Sports gambling boom is here: Legal online sites popping up

The sports gambling boom is happening much faster than many believed it would since the Supreme Court ruled in May that legalization would be up to individual states instead of being restricted on a federal level. Things are already up and running in New Jersey, Delaware and Mississippi, and New...

Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:51am

Free Tennessee West Virginia live stream college football

Can Will Grier elevate his game enough for West Virginia to take the next step up the college football ranks? That’s one of the questions that will be answered when the 17th-ranked Mountaineers kick off their 2018 season facing Tennessee on Saturday (September 1) at 3:30 p.m. EST. Below are...

Saturday, September 1, 2018 - 10:23am

Fantasy Premier League sleepers GW4: Joselu, Walcott, more

Another week of Fantasy Premier League brings a new slew of sleepers that you can bring in for a lower cost should your virtual money start getting tight.  Here is one player from each position to keep an eye on when putting your team together for GW4.  Fantasy Premier League GW4...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 11:01am

Danny Picard: Patriots should lock up Dez Bryant

It feels like we do this every year. "The New England Patriots need another wide receiver." OK, “need” is a little strong. So let’s try that again: It “wouldn’t hurt” if the Patriots acquired another wide receiver. We’re just a little over a...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 5:39pm

Nikola Vucevic NBA trade rumors: Lakers, Hawks

The Orlando Magic look as though they are going full speed ahead with their desire to rebuild through youth. According to the Athletic's Michael Scotto on Wednesday, the Magic are expected to make center Nikola Vucevic available on the trade market after drafting Mohamed Bamba out of Texas with...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 1:55pm

NBA Trade Rumors Lakers Celtics Jimmy Butler DeMarcus Cousins

The NBA has become such a top-heavy league that there are only a handful of teams that have the clout to sign the top free agents available each summer. In the next few years the Warriors Lakers and Celtics are expected to be the big power brokers. Golden State will have the cache because they...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 3:05pm

Venus, Serena Williams on collision course at 2018 US Open

NEW YORK -- Nearly two decades ago, the US Open moved the women's final to prime time on Saturday night to showcase rising stars Venus and Serena Williams, beaded hair and all.   In their first meeting at the Open in that 2001 final, Venus beat her little sister in straight sets for...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 10:38am

US Open top seed Simona Halep loses in first round

NEW YORK — Simona Halep made history in the first match ever on the new Louis Armstrong Stadium at the US Open.   And not in a good way.   With the tournament barely two hours old, the world No. 1 and top seed at the Open was sent packing by the powerful Estonian Kaia Kanepi, 6-...

Monday, August 27, 2018 - 1:16pm