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Writer and assistant editor for usports.org. NY Giants and Rangers fan. Film and TV enthusiast (especially Harry Potter and The Office) and lover of foreign languages and cultures.

VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Transgender Wrestler Mack Beggs On ESPN 30 For 30 Documentary ‘Max Wrestles,’ Trans Rights

October 1, 2019, 11:29 am0

Mack Beggs is far from being an ordinary athlete – and not simply because he is a transgender wrestler.  The…

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Reds’ Sonny Gray Has Elbow Surgery After Last Start Of Season

September 26, 2019, 3:00 pm0

Sonny Gray‘s strong first season with the Cincinnati Reds came to a sharp end on Wednesday, as he received arthroscopic…

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Bulls’ Lauri Markkanen Cracks Top 50 In ESPN’s List Of Top 100 NBA Players, Twitter Reacts

September 26, 2019, 1:44 pm0

Chicago Bulls star Lauri Markkanen officially snagged a top-50 spot on ESPN’s list of Top 100 NBA players this week, and fans…

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Eagles’ Nelson Agholor Thanks Fan Who Criticized Him After Saving People From Burning Building In Philadelphia

September 24, 2019, 3:38 pm0

Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor proved this week he knows how to take criticism from fans, especially when there are…

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LaMelo Ball’s Team Reportedly Negotiating Sneaker Deal As Rumors Swirl Of Player Being Named 2020 No. 1 Draft Pick

September 24, 2019, 2:34 pm0

LaMelo Ball may not be playing in the NBA yet, but he could soon have a major sneaker contract. According to…

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Ex-NBA Player, Texas Tech & Big3 Star Andre Emmett Dies At 37 After Being Shot In Dallas

September 24, 2019, 1:18 pm0

Andre Emmett, a former NBA and Texas Tech player, died Monday after being shot in the Dallas area. He was…

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Falcons’ Keanu Neal Sustains Achilles Tear In 27-24 Loss To Colts, Could Be Out For Season

September 23, 2019, 1:32 pm0

Falcons safety Keanu Neal may miss the majority of yet another NFL season due to injury. Neal, 24, was sidelined…

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VIDEO EXCLUSIVE: Janet Guthrie On Being First Woman Driver At Indy 500, Part 3

September 4, 2019, 1:37 pm0

Janet Guthrie, the first female driver to qualify for and compete in the Indianapolis 500, suffered several setbacks and injuries during…

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Patriots Safety Patrick Chung Indicted For Cocaine Possession

August 23, 2019, 4:35 pm0

Patrick Chung, a New England Patriots safety, was indicted on a cocaine possession charge earlier this month by a New Hampshire…

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Newly Revived Pro Football League XFL Unveils Eight New Teams’ Names & Logos

August 23, 2019, 11:54 am0

The XFL, a pro football league that was first launched more than 17 years ago, is finally returning with eight…

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U.S. Open 2019 Tickets On Sale Now [Dates, Schedule & Ticket Info]

August 22, 2019, 5:04 pm0

The 2019 United States Open Qualifying Tournament began this week, while the main draw of the annual premiere tennis competition…

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Ex-Ohio State Quarterback Braxton Miller Signs With Browns As Wide Receiver

August 22, 2019, 12:47 pm0

The Cleveland Browns signed former Ohio State quarterback-turned-wide-receiver Braxton Miller this week. Miller, 26, changed positions after drawing significant national attention as…

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Kemba Walker Propels Team USA To 102-86 Win Vs. Australia In World Cup Warm-up [VIDEO]

August 22, 2019, 11:10 am0

Kemba Walker helped lift Team USA to a 102-86 victory over Australia in a FIBA World Cup warm-up game in Melbourne…

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Ex-MLB Stars Octavio Dotel, Luis Castillo Tied To Alleged Drug Trafficking Bust In Dominican Republic

August 21, 2019, 4:24 pm0

Luis Castillo and Octavio Dotel, two former Major League Baseball players, are linked to an alleged Dominican drug kingpin, it was reported Tuesday.…

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Warriors Nearly Boycott 2014 Playoff Game Vs. Clippers After Audio Of Donald Sterling’s Racist Rant Was Leaked

August 21, 2019, 1:08 pm0

The Golden State Warriors nearly boycotted a playoff game against the Los Angeles Clippers in 2014 after an audio recording…

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Carli Lloyd Kicks 55-Yard Field Goal At Eagles Practice, Hall Of Famer Gil Brandt Says She Deserves “Honest” NFL Tryout [VIDEO]

August 21, 2019, 12:04 pm0

Carli Lloyd proved this week she is not just a talented soccer player and that she could also have a shot…

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Ronda Rousey Nearly Loses Finger While Filming TV Show ‘9-1-1,’ Shares Hospital Photo

August 20, 2019, 5:51 pm0

Ronda Rousey may be a strong fighter, but she is not immune to bodily injuries. The 32-year-old former WWE and UFC…

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Manchester United Stars Blast Social Media Users For Racist Remarks About Paul Pogba After Missed Penalty Vs. Wolves

August 20, 2019, 3:02 pm0

Manchester United stars Harry Maguire and Marcus Rashford were among several people to rebuke social media companies and users after several fans posted…

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Baker Mayfield Says Giants Drafting Daniel Jones As First-Round Pick “Blows My Mind”

August 20, 2019, 1:36 pm0

Cleveland Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield revealed this week he was baffled by the New York Giants‘ decision to draft fellow signal-caller Daniel Jones as…

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Niners QB Jimmy Garoppolo Posts 0.0 QB Rating In 24-15 Preseason Win Vs. Broncos, Twitter Reacts

August 20, 2019, 12:00 pm0

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo had a rough return to the football field on Monday night, to say the last, as…

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LeBron James Makes Statement On China-NBA Ordeal; Criticizes GM Daryl Morey

LeBron James Makes Statement On China-NBA Ordeal; Criticizes GM Daryl Morey

LeBron James criticized Daryl Morey this week for a tweet the Houston Rockets general manager posted earlier this month in…

Rainout Forecast Creates Uncertainty For ALCS Game 4 Between Yankees & Astros

Rainout Forecast Creates Uncertainty For ALCS Game 4 Between Yankees & Astros

Although Game three of the ALCS between the Houston Astros and the New York Yankees has yet to be played,…

Lifeless Cardinals Look To Survive One More Night Against Nationals After 8-1 Game 3 Loss [VIDEO]

Lifeless Cardinals Look To Survive One More Night Against Nationals After 8-1 Game 3 Loss [VIDEO]

The first three games of the NL Championship Series between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Washington Nationals have been…

Controversial “Hands-To-The-Face” Calls Muddle Packers’ 23-22 Win Vs. Lions [VIDEO]

Controversial “Hands-To-The-Face” Calls Muddle Packers’ 23-22 Win Vs. Lions [VIDEO]

Several Detroit Lions players were unsurprisingly not happy with the officiating after Monday’s loss to the Green Bay Packers. While…

College Football Heisman Watch After Week 7: Top Five Contenders

College Football Heisman Watch After Week 7: Top Five Contenders

Following Week seven of the college football season, it is time to update the watch-list for the Heisman Trophy, which…

Dallas Cowboys Seemingly In Recent Freefall After Loss To New York Jets; Jerry Jones Refuses To Blame Head Coach

Dallas Cowboys Seemingly In Recent Freefall After Loss To New York Jets; Jerry Jones Refuses To Blame Head Coach

After their loss on Sunday to the previously winless New York Jets, the Dallas Cowboys are seemingly victims of a…

Eliud Kipchoge Becomes First Ever To Run Sub-Two Hour Marathon

Eliud Kipchoge Becomes First Ever To Run Sub-Two Hour Marathon

On Saturday in Vienna, Austria, Kenyan-born runner Eliud Kipchoge became the first person ever to run a marathon in under…

Astros Take Game Two Of ALCS Thanks To Correa’s Extra-Inning Heroics

Astros Take Game Two Of ALCS Thanks To Correa’s Extra-Inning Heroics

In the 11th inning last night in Houston, star shortstop Carlos Correa belted a solo shot over the right-field wall…

Wayne Simmonds Gets Much Love – And Hate – From Flyers Fans

Wayne Simmonds Gets Much Love – And Hate – From Flyers Fans

Wayne Simmonds was traded to the Flyers in June 2011. He wasn’t the focus of a trade that sent then…

Devante Bausby Just Happy To Not Be Paralyzed After Season-Ending Hit

Devante Bausby Just Happy To Not Be Paralyzed After Season-Ending Hit

The Broncos’ Devante Bausby might not be able to play pro football for the foreseeable future, but the fact that…

Penn State Alum Blasted For ‘Racist’ Letter About Jonathan Sutherland’s Dreadlocks

Penn State Alum Blasted For ‘Racist’ Letter About Jonathan Sutherland’s Dreadlocks

A Penn State alum is under fire this week for penning a letter addressing his concerns for the appearance of…

Andrew Luck Returns To Lucas Oil Stadium After Retirement

Andrew Luck Returns To Lucas Oil Stadium After Retirement

Andrew Luck went on his early retirement six weeks ago in early, shocking and widely debatable fashion. But apparently he…