LeBron James is a goner, thanks to Dan Gilbert: report – New York Post

The King is prepared to take his final bow in Cleveland. Months of turmoil over the Cavaliers’ front-office and roster decisions have led LeBron James to the brink, and he is “100 percent leaving” when his contract is up at the end of this season, NBA insider Chris Sheridan reported Wednesday. It’s no secret James’ […]

Ezekiel Elliott exercising right to appeal with wrong kind of help from NFL players’ union – USA TODAY

Ezekiel Elliott exercising right to appeal with wrong kind of help from NFL players’ union – USA TODAY

x Embed x Share CLOSE Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott’s strategy for appealing his six-game NFL suspension for domestic violence will involve questioning the credibility of his accuser, the Fort Worth Star-Telegram reports. Time Dallas Cowboys running back Ezekiel Elliott (21) looks on during a game at U.S. Bank Stadium.(Photo: Brace Hemmelgarn, USA TODAY Sports) […]

Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor to fight using 8-ounce gloves – Washington Post

Ten days before he’s scheduled to step into the boxing ring against undefeated world champion Floyd Mayweather, Conor McGregor, never lacking in confidence, feels like he’s already scored a key victory. With the change in glove size, he has revised his pre-fight prediction, promising a knockout in the second round instead of the fourth. “I […]

The Falcons’ billion-dollar stadium will have a Chick-fil-A that’s almost never open – CBSSports.com

The Atlanta Falcons‘ new billion-dollar stadium features a Chick-fil-A, but if you’re planning to attend a Falcons home game during the upcoming season, its highly unlikely you’ll be able to eat there. That’s because the Chick-fil-A won’t even be open. That’s right. The Chick-fil-A inside Mercedes-Benz Stadium won’t be made available to Falcons fans because […]

Dr. Suri to Keep Pelicans Job After Saints Fired Him over Delvin Breaux Injury – Bleacher Report

Jonathan Bachman/Associated Press Despite losing his job with the New Orleans Saints, Dr. Misty Suri will reportedly remain with the New Orleans Pelicans, according to Mason Ginsberg of Bourbon Street Shots. As Justin Verrier of The Ringer noted, Suri is the head team physician and director of medical services for the Pelicans. Suri and Deryk Jones were fired […]

Lucky Whitehead has broken foot, out indefinitely – ESPN

5:40 PM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Lucky Whitehead‘s strange summer took an unfortunate turn on Tuesday, when it was announced by the New York Jets that he will be out indefinitely with a broken left foot. Whitehead, the team’s most experienced punt and kickoff returner, was […]

Union appeals Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-game suspension – Washington Post

Post Contributor Badge This commenter is a Washington Post contributor. Post contributors aren’t staff, but may write articles or columns. In some cases, contributors are sources or experts quoted in a story. More about badges | Request a badge Union appeals Cowboys RB Ezekiel Elliott’s 6-game suspension – Washington Post

Liverpool beats Hoffenheim 2-1, closes on Champions League – Washington Post

In the absence of unsettled playmaker Philippe Coutinho, Liverpool turned to an 18-year-old right back making his European debut for some set-piece magic in its Champions League playoff win against Hoffenheim on Tuesday. Trent Alexander-Arnold didn’t disappoint. Talked up at Anfield as a potential star of the future, Alexander-Arnold curled in a free kick from […]

Cavs’ goal of Kyrie Irving trade tied to fear of losing LeBron James – ESPN

8:00 AM ET Facebook Twitter Facebook Messenger Pinterest Email print comment As the Cleveland Cavaliers deliberate on deals to move All-Star guard Kyrie Irving, the franchise is operating under a self-prescribed mandate: presume a future without LeBron James. The Cavs aren’t giving up on the possibility of re-signing James next summer, but they are no […]