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Three frontcourt options in NBA free agency for the Sixers

NBA free agency is still only four days away, but it is expected that the Philadelphia 76ers will be a big-time player. The Sixers have the chance to land either LeBron James or Paul George or acquire Kawhi Leonard in a trade. While the idea of adding any of these players is enticing, the Sixers...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 5:25pm

Sports betting gambling: Uruguay Portugal odds spread pick

Saturday marks the start of the single-elimination Round of 16 at the 2018 World Cup. Uruguay and Portugal take to the pitch at 2 p.m. EST, and while the two seem evenly-matched on paper, one squad holds a significant advantage going into this winner-take-all affair.    Uruguay...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 4:34pm

Hanley Ramirez is no longer the Red Sox problem

So let me get this straight. Either Hanley Ramirez is dealing crack, or he’s not. Did I get that right?   Seems like a pretty vague assessment of the guy’s current status. But that’s the result of the questionable evidence in front of us. Either he’s involved in...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 4:01pm

Inside the Germany South Korea World Cup stunner

A monumental, drama-packed upset. That’s the only way to describe South Korea scoring a 2-0 victory over Germany to eliminate the defending World Cup champion in shocking fashion Wednesday, marking the first time since 1938 that Germany has failed to qualify for the next round of the World...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 2:23pm

NBA Trade Rumors: Sixers reportedly made an offer for Kawhi Leonard

NBA free agency is still four days away, but that has not stopped the trade winds from swirling. This summer's free agency period is fixated on where LeBron James and Paul George will land. Teams such as the Los Angeles Lakers and Philadelphia 76ers are both in the market for the services of...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 2:14pm

Can Joel Embiid bring back the NBA Live franchise?

A few weeks ago, fans of the video game franchise NBA 2K were excited about the new trailer unveiling the cover athlete for NBA 2K19's 20th Anniversary Edition. As to no one's surprise, LeBron James was chosen to grace the cover of the video game set to release on Sept. 11. This will...

Wednesday, June 27, 2018 - 1:12pm

Janoris Jenkins situation: Very odd details emerge

A dead body was found on the property of Giants cornerback Janoris Jenkins’ and police are investigating the situation. It is being treated as a homicide. Jenkins was not at home when the body was discovered and has been in Florida for the past two weeks. Odd details are beginning to emerge...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 8:53pm

Charlotte Flair, WWE star: Hottest Instagram looks, NSFW link

WWE wrestling star Charlotte Flair is expected to be on the cover of ESPN 2018 Body Issue.  She is set to be the first WWE athlete to be featured in the magazine. Flair began teasing photos from her 2018 ESPN Body Issue photo shoot last week, saying she is “honored” to be included...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 7:00pm

Yankees return to Philly sparks 2009 World Series memories

The last time the New York Yankees came to town the Philadelphia Phillies were “World Champions of Baseball,”  as the late beloved announcer Harry Kalas would say. That was back in 2009 when the Phils were trying to become the first National League team to successfully defend...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 5:28pm

Maradona middle finger dancing video: Best of Maradona reactions

Argentina soccer legend Diego Maradona stole the show at the World Cup in Russia on Tuesday as he was shown dancing with women and being generally beligerent. His best moment came when he gave a national television audience in the United States double middle fingers. Maradona gave hecklers the...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 4:43pm

Sixers NBA Summer League: New face for 76ers

With the NBA Draft in the rearview mirror, basketball fans are now turning their attention to free agency and summer league. While free agency has become must-see TV over the years, the summer league gives fans a chance to see their team's respective draft picks in action. The Philadelphia...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 2:07pm

LaMarcus Aldridge Kawhi Leonard NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics to trade for LA instead?

The risk and price tag in acquiring San Antonio Spurs star Kawhi Leonard may be too rich for the Celtics this offseason, but the Celtics still cannot just sit idle and watch Leonard land with a team like the 76ers. If the Spurs do, in fact, trade Leonard – expect his All-Star running mate...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 1:39pm

Yankees MLB trade rumors: Clint Frazier for pitching help?

New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman recently went on record saying that he wants to get starting pitching help but does not want to deal 24-year-old outfielder Clint Frazier to get it.  But the way the Yankees are treating the promising slugger is suggesting otherwise. ...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 12:04pm

Mets gloves as bad as their bats

If you're into brain teasers, I have a game for you. Most Mets fans have been attempting to answer this question all season, but the old adage of misery loving company should apply here. So it's only fair that we open it up to the entirety of New York City.  How many ways can the...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 11:35am

Nigeria Argentina free live stream, TV, watch World Cup 2018

Two-time World Cup winners and 2014 finalists Argentina, with the best player in the world in Lionel Messi, is in serious danger of not advancing to the knockout stage with its final match of Group D against Nigeria on Tuesday.  Argentina currently sits in last place on goal difference in a...

Tuesday, June 26, 2018 - 11:03am

Will Jameis Winston suspension increase to entire NFL season?

Last Thursday, ESPN reported that Jameis Winston is facing an imminent three-game suspension this upcoming 2018 NFL season for violating the league’s personal conduct policy stemming from a March 2016 incident in which an Uber driver alleged that he grabbed her crotch. Days later,...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 6:03pm

Four free agents the Sixers should consider outside LeBron James

NBA free agency begins on Sunday, July 1 at 12:01 a.m. and while all the attention is on where LeBron James will go (rightfully so), there is still an entire class of players looking for new homes. The Philadelphia 76ers are one of the teams, who are in the running for both James and Paul George....

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 4:11pm

Spain Morocco highlights, recap 2018 World Cup

Iago Aspas' late equalizer ensured that not only Spain would stay in the World Cup, but it would win Group B thanks to a 2-2 draw with Morocco on Monday afternoon:  VAR awards Iago Aspas a goal off the corner to pull Spain back level! pic.twitter.com/KzNS9LPN4A — FOX Soccer (@...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 4:08pm

Portugal Iran highlights, recap 2018 World Cup

A missed Cristiano Ronaldo penalty and a late VAR penalty review doomed Portugal to a second-place finish in Group B as it drew 1-1 to Iran on Monday afternoon. Portugal entered the match level alongside Spain with four points while both teams also had a plus-1 goal differential. So it was...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 4:03pm

Glen Macnow: Time for Phillies GM Matt Klentak to help out his team

Ignore for one moment, if you can, the Philadelphia Phillies latest bullpen collapse against Washington Sunday night, a blown opportunity to put pressure on the NL East-leading Atlanta Braves. My hunch is you were sleeping anyway as it approached midnight and manager Gabe Kapler’s so-called...

Monday, June 25, 2018 - 3:33pm