Oklahoma City Thunder are able to hold on to Russell Westbrook for now

As reported by The Vertical, Russel Westbrook is set to re-sign with the Oklahoma City Thunder. The deal will be announced during a press conference on Thursday in Oklahoma City. Westbrook will sign a 3-year max, $85 million dollar contract with a player option after the 2017-2018 season.

USA basketball team will stay on a luxury yacht in Rio instead of athlete village

As athletes arrive in Rio for the Olympics, they’re quickly realizing that conditions are pretty bad. Just earlier this, Australian Olympian and NBA big man Andrew Bogut took to Twitter to rip the accommodations in the Olympic Village with the hashtag #IOCLuxuryLodging. But there’s at least one Olympic team that won’t have to deal with […]

Umpire Bob Davidson stops play to eject a Phillies fan (Video)

Umpire ejections are part of baseball. Usually they only involve an umpire tossing a heated player and/or manager. But on Tuesday night, umpire Bob Davidson went off script and sent a Phillies fan to the showers.

Report: Rolando McClain has been abusing codeine, has gained 40 pounds

Rolando McClain has found himself at a crossroads in his NFL career. For starters, he’s been suspended for the first 10 games of the season for testing positive of a banned substance. But apparently, that’s not the worst part.

Klay Thompson vows that his game isn’t changing despite the addition of Kevin Durant to the Warriors

Despite blowing a 3-1 lead to the Cleveland Cavaliers in the Finals, the Golden State Warriors were going to entire next season as the favorite to win the championship. Now that they’ve added Kevin Durant to the Big 3 of Steph Curry, Klay Thompson, and Draymond Green, you can’t find many people who would pick […]

Amari Cooper believes the DB talent level in the SEC is ‘about the same’ as in the NFL

Oakland Raiders receiver Amari Cooper is headed into his 2nd year in the NFL after a stellar rookie season. Cooper ended the season with 72 receptions for 1,070 yards and 6 touchdowns and seemed to become more and more comfortable as the season progressed.

In need of a new career, Tim Duncan has created a LinkedIn profile

Tim Duncan conducted his business unlike any other superstar while playing in the NBA, so it shouldn’t be surprising that he’s doing the same in retirement.

Conditions in Rio are pretty bad

With competition set to officially begin on Saturday, the Rio Olympics is in rough shape. Here’s a brief laundry list of the issues:

TNT is giving Charles Barkley his own show called ‘The Race Card’

Charles Barkley has lots of opinions. And he has no problem sharing those opinions with the world. His basketball opinions, no matter how outlandish they can get, has made him one of the top television personalities in the sports world. TNT has ridden Barkley’s mouth to multiple Sports Emmys and ratings that blow all other […]

Seahawks GM: No one will wear Marshawn Lynch’s No. 24 next season

Over the weekend, Seattle Seahawks receiver Doug Baldwin took to Twitter to inform head coach Pete Carroll that he and his teammates had a request. That request? That no player wears #24 next season.