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What did Josh Allen say on Twitter? Racist tweet transcript

It remains to be seen what it will do to his NFL Draft stock on Thursday night but ugly tweets from Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen's past could very well come back to haunt him. Allen, expected to be selected in the top five of the first round of the draft, tweeted the following during his high...

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 9:33am

Jimmy Butler Celtics NBA trade rumors: Now possible

The Jimmy Butler Celtics NBA trade rumors took a year off, but they're back in a big way now that Butler declined a four-year extension from the Timberwolves. Minnesota does not want to see Butler hit free agency next summer as he has a player option, and the Timberwolves could be looking at...

Saturday, July 14, 2018 - 9:02am

Are Celtics about to lose Marcus Smart? The latest

Will Marcus Smart wind up re-signing with Boston or is his days with the Celtics about to come to an end? The veteran point could be answering that question soon. Earlier in the week, Celtics president Danny Ainge reaffirmed that reaching a deal with Smart remains a “top priority”...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 1:59pm

Sports betting gambling France Croatia odds spread pick

Soccer powerhouse France collides with the cinderella team, Croatia, in the deciding match of the 2018 World Cup. The Final will be held on Sunday at 11 am EST in Luzhniki Stadium in Moscow, Russia, and can be seen on FOX.    France was one of the favorites going into the tournament and...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 12:43pm

What to watch at Giants camp: Big year for Eli Apple

Last week, the ‘What to watch’ series dissected the importance of this year for New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning. But it is also an awfully big year for another Eli on this roster: Eli Apple. No matter that this other Eli is on the opposite end of the age spectrum...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 11:46am

The Knicks are still trying to lure LeBron to New York

At least Cleveland knows when to call it a day. Still sitting right outside of Madison Square Garden is a sizable vertical billboard begging - rather, telling LeBron James to come to the Knicks in NBA free agency. Of course, LeBron chose the Lakers nearly two weeks ago and the Knicks never even...

Friday, July 13, 2018 - 8:53am

What could Knicks look like in 2019 with Jimmy Butler, Kyrie Irving?

While the past 20 years have rarely suggested it, there might be reasons for New York Knicks fans to actually be hopeful when looking toward the future.  Through the first handful of Summer League games, ninth-overall pick Kevin Knox looks like the steal of the draft, though it's...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 2:29pm

Kawhi Leonard trade: Sixers not offering Markelle Fultz

Every day there seems to be new information coming out about potential trade packages for San Antonio Spurs forward Kawhi Leonard. As it was reported in June, Leonard wanted out of San Antonio and preferred to play for the Los Angeles Lakers. However, a lot of things changed since that initial...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 2:15pm

Manny Machado trade: Yankees not including Justus Sheffield

The New York Yankees continue their pursuit of Baltimore Orioles All-Star shortstop Manny Machado and are strong contenders for the 26-year-old's services, though nothing is close as of yet.  A report from Jon Heyman on Wednesday night revealed that the Yankees had made a "strong...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 12:07pm

Willian transfer rumors: Barcelona makes second bid

Even with the sacking of Chelsea manager Antonio Conte, the London club might not be able to hang on to star winger Willian, who is being pursued by Spanish giants Barcelona.  Sky Sports News reported on Thursday that the Catalan side submitted a second bid for the 29-year-old worth $70...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 10:51am

Max Pacioretty trade rumors: Islanders, Rangers chances

Montreal Canadiens left winger and captain Max Pacioretty likely won't be sticking around in Quebec for much longer.  Marc Antoine Godin of the Athletic reported on Wednesday that the Canadiens have informed Pacioretty that they will not negotiate a contract extension and attempt to trade...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:55am

Are World Cup players paid? How much will France Croatia win?

Just two more games remain in the 2018 FIFA World Cup as this enthralling tournament draws to a close in Russia.  We now know who will square off in the Final as France outlasted Belgium while Croatia needed extra time to come back and take down England.  The two losing semi-finalists...

Thursday, July 12, 2018 - 9:03am

A bigger, better 2018 Formula E NYC ePrix in Red Hook

A race track in the middle of New York City? Formula 1 chief Bernie Ecclestone didn’t think it could be done, but Formula E turned a stretch of the Red Hook waterfront into the site of the first-ever Qatar Airways Formula E NYC ePrix, the electric version of Formula 1. “It exceeded...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 6:47pm

How are Josh Hart Mikal Bridges performing in NBA summer league?

The 2018 MGM Resorts NBA Summer League is set to wrap up next Tuesday and there have been a ton of great performances in Las Vegas, Nevada. From Furkan Korkmaz’s 40-point outing against the Boston Celtics, Josh Hart dominating the competition, and rookies Kevin Knox, Trae Young, Wendell...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 5:21pm

Phillies Aaron Nola putting himself in rare company

It was quite a Monday for Philadelphia Phillies ace Aaron Nola. In terms of career milestones, he hit a lot of them. The right-hander was named to his first All-Star team, took the National League lead in wins with 12, notched 10 strikeouts through seven scoreless innings in a 3-1 Phillies victory...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 4:39pm

When is the Formula E Race in New York? Who Will Win NYC ePrix?

The 2018 Formula E championship comes down to one final week of races at the NYC ePrix. Luckily for dramatic purposes, it's going down in the biggest city in the world: The Big Apple.  Just 23 points separate Team Techeetah's Jean-Eric Vergne (163 points) and DS Virgin Racing...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 2:35pm

MLB trade rumors: Manny Machado to Yankees for Justus Sheffield

Just a couple days after the New York Yankees' "increased interest" in Baltimore Orioles All-Star shortstop Manny Machado was made known, it looks as though the asking price for the 26-year-old has been set.  MLB Network's Jon Morosi has reported that the Orioles would be...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 12:43pm

Time is now for Red Sox David Price to get locked in

So much for that hundo I put on David Price to win the 2018 AL Cy Young award. In fairness, he was +2500 before the season began. And considering he was lights out in the previous postseason — as a reliever, of course — combined with the possible incentive of opting out of his...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 12:41pm

What they're saying about Knicks Kevin Knox

So this is what hope around the New York Knicks feels like. Even if it's just the exhibition Summer League slate ahead of what is sure to be a sixth-consecutive losing season.  But rookie small forward Kevin Knox, drafted ninth overall out of Kentucky, has stolen the show in Las Vegas as...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:22am

Is Dele Alli England soccer star married - girlfriend?

Dele Alli came up huge for England over the weekend, scoring a 59th-minute insurance goal to secure its 2-0 win over Sweden and spot in the 2018 FIFA World Cup semifinals. But no matter what Alli manages to do in England’s semifinal matchup against Croatia on Wednesday at 2:00 p.m. EST on...

Wednesday, July 11, 2018 - 11:20am