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UCLA Basketball Players Freed Before Trump Intervened: Report

President Donald Trump may not have had a role in the release of three California college basketball players arrested in China. ESPN reported Friday that the three University of California, Los Angeles basketball players, who were allegedly caught shoplifting in China, were already scheduled to return home by the time Chief of Staff John Kelly said the […]


Report Alleges Rampant Sexual Misconduct At Dallas Mavericks

A Sports Illustrated report detailing widespread workplace sexual misconduct in the Dallas Mavericks organization that involved its former CEO is sending shock waves through the league and drawing sharp criticism. The exposé, published on Tuesday, alleges that the team’s former president and CEO, Terdema Ussery, was widely known as a “serial sexual harasser.” He once asked […]


MSU Coaches Izzo And Dantonio Say They Won't Resign Amid New Sex Abuse Report

Michigan State University’s top two coaches said they have no plans to quit their jobs despite a damning ESPN “Outside the Lines” report that claimed the school mishandled complaints of sexual abuse and violence against women involving its athletic department. Mark Dantonio and Tom Izzo ― head coaches of MSU’s football and basketball teams, respectively […]


Cavaliers are interested in DeAndre Jordan, Lou Williams, and George Hill, per report

The Cleveland Cavaliers are reportedly pursuing DeAndre Jordan, George Hill, andLou Williams in advance of the NBA’s Feb. 8 trade deadline, according to The New York Times’ Marc Stein and The Vertical’s Shams Charania. While Cleveland sits third in the Eastern Conference with a 27-17 record, prominent players told reporters earlier this week that the […]


Avalanche prospect Cale Makar turns down 2018 Olympics invite from Team Canada, per report

Colorado Avalanche top prospect Cale Makar turned down an invitation to play for Team Canada at the 2018 Winter Olympics, reports TSN’s Darren Dreger. Hockey Canada will announce the full roster for the men’s team being sent to Pyeongchang Thursday at 12 p.m. ET. Makar, the fourth overall pick in the 2017 NHL Draft, recently […]


LaVar Ball had a meeting with Lakers management to tone down his team criticisms, per report

The Lakers’ front office had a meeting with LaVar Ball to request he tone down his criticisms of head coach Luke Walton, according to ESPN’s Ramona Shelburne. The meeting was led by Lakers president of basketball operations Magic Johnson and general manager Rob Pelinka. “It was the best thing, man,” Ball told ESPN. “Everybody’s going […]


Dave Doeren expected to make decision between NC State and Tennessee on Thursday, per report

After being told no time and time again by multiple coaches, Tennessee has set it sights on NC State coach Dave Doeren, per The Raleigh News & Observer. Late update: Dave Doeren has a potential deal with Tennessee, according to sources, and an improved offer from N.C. State. He is expected to make a decision […]