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Kyrie Irving requesting trade out of Cleveland to find bigger role

Kyrie Irving is ready to end his run with the Cleveland Cavaliers, as league sources told ESPN that the guard has asked the team to trade him. The request came last week and was made to Cavaliers owner Dan Gilbert. Irving has expressed that he wants to go play in a situation where he can

Simpson parole board member opens up about Chiefs tie

O.J. Simpson was granted parole and will be released from prison. Jason Bean/Reno Gazette-Journal-Pool Photo via USA TODAY NETWORK OJ Simpson was granted parole on Thursday and could be released from prison as early as October. One of the parole board members who voted to set the former NFL star free is a huge football

NFL nearing conclusion of Elliott investigation

The NFL Players Association recently filed to the NFL what the union, Ezekiel Elliott and his representatives hope is a final response that answers any lingering questions remaining in the league's year-long investigation into the Dallas Cowboys' star running back, multiple sources with direct knowledge of the investigation tell The investigatory part of the

Report: NFL wrapping up its investigation into Ezekiel Elliott

Is the NFL's investigation into Ezekiel Elliott reaching its conclusion? Eric Hartline-USA TODAY Sports According to a report by NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport and Tom Pelissero, the league is wrapping up the investigation of Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott. BREAKING: NFL wrapping up investigation into incidents involving Ezekiel Elliott, @RapSheet + @TomPelissero report

Pacman Jones suspended for Week 1 of upcoming season

The NFL hit Adam Jones with a one-game suspension. Sam Greene/Cincinnati Enquirer via USA TODAY NETWORK Cincinnati Bengals cornerback Adam Jones has been suspended for the first game of the 2017 NFL season. The NFL announced on Friday that the suspension is a result of Jones violating the league’s personal conduct policy. Back in May,

Stenson had rental home robbed at Open Championship

The home Henrik Stenson was renting at the Open Championship was burglarized. Ian Rutherford-USA TODAY Sports The 2017 Open Championship got off to a rough start for Henrik Stenson, and that had nothing to do with the way the defending champion golfed on Thursday. On Friday, Stenson revealed that the home he is renting near

Report: Carmelo would waive $8M trade kicker for Rockets

Could Carmelo Anthony be headed to the Rockets? Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports Carmelo Anthony appears to have his mind made up about wanting to be traded to the Houston Rockets, and he is willing to pass on $8 million to make it happen. Adrian Wojnarowski of ESPN said on “The Jump” earlier this week that

Floyd Mayweather dating former reality TV star Abi Clarke?

Is Floyd Mayweather dating a former British reality TV star? USA TODAY Sports Floyd Mayweather Jr is preparing for his upcoming fight against Conor McGregor, and he reportedly has a new lady by his side in the meantime. According to The Sun, Mayweather has been dating former British reality TV star Abigail Clarke. The two

UFC denies that Brock Lesnar has re-entered drug testing pool

The UFC has denied reports that Brock Lesnar may make a return.  Joshua Dahl-USA TODAY Sports Despite recent reports indicating otherwise, Brock Lesnar has not begun the process of making himself eligible for a UFC return. Lesnar was suspended one year retroactive to July 15, 2016 after he failed multiple drug tests for his fight