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MLB trade rumors: Yankees acquire Andrew McCutchen

The New York Yankees have reportedly acquired veteran outfielder Andrew McCutchen from the San Francisco Giants on Thursday night, according to ESPN's Buster Olney.  In return, the Giants are receiving 23-year-old shortstop prospect Abiatal Avelino, the No. 23-ranked prospect in the...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 1:20pm

Serena vs. Venus Williams at 2018 U.S. Open: TV time, how to watch online

Venus and Serena Williams are set to face off against each other Friday at the 2018 U.S. Open and its one of the most highly-anticipated matches of the tournament. The match is scheduled to take place Friday evening during in the third round of the 2018 U.S. Open at Arthur Ashe Stadium in Flushing...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 10:59am

MLS Red Bulls fans featured on special Red Bull cans

Red Bull the energy drink and the New York Red Bulls, the MLS team, finally have come together. Talk about synergy. This month, the Red Bulls unveiled a fan can, a limited edition can of the energy drink that features the supporters of their MLS team. The initiative blended (like a Red Bull...

Friday, August 31, 2018 - 9:08am

DFS DeShone Kizer Tyler Bray John Kelly advice and latest

Preseason football is an exciting time. Not only does it mark the first regulation football anyone’s seen since February, it’s quietly some of the best knowledge to take in as fantasy players. Of course, we don’t have to wait until the regular season to apply that knowledge...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 6:37pm

Union playing confidently with MLS playoffs in sight

It seems like every season, the Union (12-11-3) find themselves in late-season position for the postseason. Usually, they’re playing the role of the spot chasers, but this season is different. With just nine matches left in the regular season, the Union stand in fifth place in the Eastern...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 2:51pm

David Wright joining Mets to finish rehab: Report

It looks as though David Wright will be donning a New York Mets uniform as a player once again.  Joel Sherman of the New York Post reported on Thursday morning that Wright will be joining the big-league club in San Francisco as the Mets are visiting the Giants.  However, he will not be...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 12:05pm

Ben Simmons wants Jamal Crawford on Sixers

The Sixers did not have the huge offseason that everybody expected from them. In their quest for a star, the Sixers missed out on both LeBron James and Paul George in free agency and could not complete a trade for two-way superstar forward Kawhi Leonard. However, they re-signed J.J. Redick to a...

Thursday, August 30, 2018 - 11:56am

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

What Sixers are getting in Anthony Brown

The Sixers announced on Wednesday that they signed free-agent forward Anthony Brown. According to ESPN's Front Office Insider Bobby Marks, Brown inked an Exhibit 10 contract with Philadelphia. The 25-year-old forward played in the NBA Summer League with the Sacramento Kings last month. With...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 4:55pm

5 Eagles on roster bubble against Jets

Unlike the first three Eagles preseason games, the final one on Thursday at home against the New York Jets will carry little intrigue for most fans. None of the starters will even be in uniform and all of the key positional jobs have been locked up. However, the preseason finale does carry plenty...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 4:28pm

Handicapping competition for Eagles fourth running back spot

We have officially made it to the Eagles final preseason game, which means the start of the 2018 NFL regular season is right around the corner. It also means that all 32 teams must cut down their rosters to 53 players by Sept. 1. For the Eagles, they will have more than a few tough cuts in the...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 3:32pm

Jets trade Teddy Bridgewater to Saints

The New York Jets have reportedly traded quarterback Teddy Bridgewater to the New Orleans Saints on Wednesday, according to ESPN's Adam Schefter.  While the Jets' return has not been confirmed as of yet, it is believed to involve draft picks.  Bridgewater didn't find out...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 3:07pm

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

Jets NFL trade rumors: Teddy Bridgewater auditioning?

Normally, there is nothing as meaningless for a sports fan than Week 4 of the NFL preseason. Not for Teddy Bridgewater and the New York Jets, though.  While 1,000 players will be cut from rosters all around the NFL after this week's round of exhibition games, the Jets and their fans...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 1:16pm

Mets MLB trade rumors: Noah Syndergaard, Zack Wheeler

If the New York Mets are grasping for straws, a positive they can take out of the mess that is the 2018 season is the development of a big three within the starting rotation in Jacob deGrom, Noah Syndergaard and Zack Wheeler.  After years of wondering if the fantastic fivesome of those three...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:45am

Louis Armstrong Stadium makes big debut at US Open

NEW YORK — It was so noisy and raucous inside the new Louis Armstrong Stadium on Tuesday night that Patty Schnyder's daughter was awakened from the nap she was enjoying in the aisle while her mother played against Maria Sharapova. Patty Schnyder's adorable daughter enjoying her...

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 11:04am

Eagles Alshon Jeffery possibly to return Week 3: Report

While Eagles fans await the decision on who will be the team's starting quarterback for the first game of the 2018 regular season, there is new information on the status of wide receiver Alshon Jeffery. According to ESPN's Adam Schefter and Chris Mortensen, Jeffery is expected to miss at...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 6:16pm

Mistakes crushing struggling Phillies down the stretch

The excitement level surrounding the Phillies a month ago was palpable - they were atop the National League, in talks of landing All-Star shortstop Manny Machado and Aaron Nola got to pitch in his first All-Star game. But things have gone very south in the meantime. Since the All-Star break, the...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 5:13pm

Temple, Villanova square off to open college football season

They’re not exactly the Sharks and Jets or the Hatfields and McCoys when it comes to neighborhood rivalries. But when Temple and Villanova square off at Lincoln Financial Field at noon on Saturday to open the 2018 regular season there will be more than bragging rights at stake. For Geoff...

Tuesday, August 28, 2018 - 4:20pm