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It was quiet on the Kevin Durant and Brooklyn Nets front for a while, leading many to believe KD would call Barclays Center home court next season. And then Shams Charania came through with breaking news. In a report on The Athletic, Charania wrote Durant had a meeting with Nets owner Joseph Tsai and laid…

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WNBA star Brittney Griner is being sentenced to 9 years in prison after being found guilty of drug charges in a Russian court.  Griner, 31 pled guilty to drug charges and has been jailed in Russia since February after authorities there claim they found a vape cartridge with under a gram of cannabis oil in…

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Conor McGregor, 34, is the latest professional fighter to go from the cage to the silver screen as it was announced on Wednesday that the former UFC champion will be making his acting debut, starring alongside Jake Gyllenhaal in the upcoming Road House remake. MORE: SOURCE SPORTS: Floyd Mayweather Reportedly Set to Make Official Return…

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Brittney Griner gave a key statement in her trial just ahead of the verdict in her drug case being handed down later today. The Phoenix Mercury star pleaded for leniency in her closing statement. “I want to say again that I had no intent on breaking any Russian laws. I had no intent. I did…

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The New York Knicks got their new guard in Jalen Brunson on a four-year, $104 million deal, but what else will it cost them? According to ESPN the Knicks are being investigated for tampering in their prized offseason signing. Brunson had numerous releationships to the organization before joining, including his father Rick Brunson who was…

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Chicago Bulls All-star swingman DeMar DeRozan has renegotiated a deal with Nike. Shams Charania of The Athletic reported the deal would place DeRozan in the face role of the Kobe division of products. DeRozan often wears Kobe sneakers while playing on the court. Fresh off making All-NBA second team, Chicago Bulls star DeMar DeRozan is…

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Boston Celtics legend Bill Russell has died at the age of 88. Russell, widely considered one of the greatest players in basketball history, won eight straight championships with the Celtics and 11 overall during his career. Russell was also the NBA’s first Black head coach. Russell won a gold medal at the 1956 Olympics and…

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New Orleans Pelicans star Zion Williamson inked a massive extension of up to $231 million this summer. One of the clauses in his contract is weight management. In order for Williamson to maximize his earning potential, he must be careful about his weight and body fat percentage. According to NOLA.com’s Christian Clark, Williamson will participate…

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Are we getting ready to see Floyd Mayweather and Conor McGregor in the ring again? Multiple reports state a rematch between the two is on the way, punctuated by McGregor sharing a social media post online stating, “I accept.” Mayweather fought McGregor in an official match to go 50-0. Not as fortunate, McGregor lost three…

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The Milwaukee Bucks have tinkered with their roster a little bit and will be getting Kris Middleton back from injury. In preparation for the upcoming season, the Bucks have also revealed their “Fear The Deer” statement edition uniform. The third installment of the Bucks “Fear The Deer” series, which initially debuted in 2015, continues to…

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Draymond Green will need a new contract soon and he is letting the Golden State Warriors front office know he wants the max. According to The Athletic, Green is eligible for a new deal on August 3 and he wants a max deal that would pay him $164.2 million over the next five seasons. Green’s…

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The Biden administration has offered Russia an offer to bring home American citizens Britney Griner and Paul Whelan. According to CNN, the Biden Administration offered convicted Russian arms trafficker Viktor Bout in exchange. Bout is currently serving a 25-year US prison sentence. The proposed deal has been discussed since earlier this year. Biden’s approval overpowers…

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Tom Brady has a new target this coming season. Veteran wide receiver Julio Jones will be playing for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this season after signing a one-year deal with the team. Jones joins the Bucs after a lackluster stint with the Tennessee Titans. Jones now joins a wide receiver room with Mike Evans, Chris…

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Seattle Seahawks running back Chris Carson has announced his retirement from the NFL. According to ESPN, Carson is retiring due to a neck injury. The Seahawks released Carson on Tuesday with a failed physical designation. “Ever since the first time I saw Chris on film, I loved his style, and I was thrilled when we…

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The Detroit Pistons are bringing the teal back! The team has announced the replica of the road uniforms from 1996-2001 as the Classic Edition uniforms for the 2022-23 NBA season. “To Pistons fans everywhere – we heard you, and this is for you,” said Mike Zavodsky, Chief Business Officer for the Detroit Pistons. “The teal…

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