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About RJ De La Espriella

Born in Panama City, Panama. Fell in love with sports while watching American TV and playing baseball at the local park. Dreamed of coming to Chicago to watch the White Sox play. Moved to Chicago, watched them play. Played basketball as well. Love football. Currently studying Creative Writing at Columbia University.

NBC Commentator Jeremy Roenick Suspended For ‘Inappropriate Comments’ About A ‘Three-Way’ With Co-Worker

December 24, 2019, 11:32 pm0

Hockey legend Jeremy Roenick has been suspended without pay this week by NBC where he has served as a sports commentator…

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Steelers’ Kameron Kelly Arrested For Making ‘Terrorist Threats,’ Waived By Team

December 21, 2019, 6:42 pm0

Kameron Kelly‘s Cinderella story has been cut short after being waived by the Pittsburgh Steelers on Friday. Kelly was arrested…

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Cincinnati Reds In Talks With All-Star Francisco Lindor

December 21, 2019, 5:25 pm0

The Cincinnati Reds have been looking for infield help and a new bat and are said to be in talks…

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Cavaliers’ Kevin Love Says All He Wanted Was ‘A Little Love’ From LeBron James

December 21, 2019, 12:00 am0

The Cleveland Cavaliers won their first NBA Finals in 2016, but it was not without its controversy. Kevin Love spoke out this…

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Without Cole Anthony, North Carolina Tarheels May Miss NCAA Tournament For 1st Time In 20 Years

December 19, 2019, 3:13 pm0

Without their star player Cole Anthony, the North Carolina Tar Heels were  in a downward spiral. Now, they are in…

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Myles Garrett Accuses Mason Rudolph Of Using Racial Slur, Rudolph Denies Charge

November 24, 2019, 12:19 am0

The Browns‘ Myles Garrett is still suspended for the rest of the season after his appeal hearing on Wednesday. Garrett …

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Texans Beat Colts 20-17, Breaking AFC South Tie

November 22, 2019, 10:09 pm0

In a much contested game, Deshawn Watson and the Houston Texans beat Jacoby Brissett and the Indianapolis Colts 20 -17 on Thursday night,…

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Carmelo Anthony Signs Non-Guaranteed Contract With Trailblazers

November 16, 2019, 11:43 am0

The wait is over for Carmelo Anthony as he has signed a non-guaranteed contract with the Portland Trailblazers. Anthony has been…

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MLB MVP Awards 2019: Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger Wins NL & Angels’ Mike Trout Gets AL Title

November 15, 2019, 5:04 pm0

Los Angeles is the MVP city this year apparently, as the Dodgers’ Cody Bellinger and Angels’ Mike Trout have won the…

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Myles Garrett Hits Mason Rudolph With His Helmet, Gets Indefinite Suspension

November 15, 2019, 3:44 pm0

They might have won the game, but they lost a star. Cleveland Browns defensive end Myles Garrett could be facing…

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Raiders Beat Chargers 26-24 In A Nailbiter

November 8, 2019, 7:20 pm0

The score was close, but the play seemed lopsided Thursday night as the Oakland Raiders beat the L.A. Chargers 26-24.…

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Patriots Release Wide Receiver Josh Gordon

November 1, 2019, 7:00 pm0

In an expected move, the New England Patriots have released wide receiver Josh Gordon this week. Gordon is also expected…

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Ben Simmons Accused Of Endangering Opponent With Choke Hold

November 1, 2019, 3:48 pm0

Joel Embiid and Karl Anthony-Townes got into a fight on Wednesday night. But Ben Simmons‘ choke hold had everyone talking. Embiid and…

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World Series Game 3 Preview: Astros Face Tough Odds Against Nationals [Start Time, Odds, Channel Info]

October 25, 2019, 6:04 pm0

The World Series has not gone well for the Houston Astros. They are down 0-2 going into the weekend after…

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Zion Williamson Expected To Miss Several More Weeks After Knee Injury

October 18, 2019, 11:06 pm0

We will have to wait and see how Zion Williamson impacts the league a little longer than just the start…

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Astros Beat Yankees 8-3 As C.C. Sabathia Makes Final Pitch

October 18, 2019, 1:15 pm0

It was all cheers and tears as C.C. Sabathia‘s made his final pitch as a Major League baseball player. As…

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Joe Maddon Signs Three-Year Deal As Angels Manager

October 17, 2019, 5:13 pm0

Joe Maddon was not going to be unemployed for long if he didn’t want to. The question was where he…

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Bradley Beal On Two-Year, $72 Million Extension With Wizards: “D.C. Is Where I Wanna Be For The Rest Of My Career”

October 17, 2019, 3:10 pm0

The Washington Wizards and guard Bradley Beal agreed to a two-year extension to his original contract worth an extra $72 million…

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Niners’ Joe Staley, Akhello Witherspoon Nearing Return After Injuries

October 17, 2019, 12:06 pm0

The biggest hit the San Francisco 49ers have experienced this season is to their health. They are 5-0 with nine…

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Steelers Searching For Defensive Replacements After Stephon Tuitt Goes Down With Pectoral Injury

October 17, 2019, 10:46 am0

There’s no question that the Pittsburgh Steelers got one of the hardest schedules to begin the season. They will get…

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Chargers’ Justin Herbert Impresses Against Chiefs In Career Debut

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WATCH: Lakers Stun Nuggets In Game 2, Davis Hits Game Winner

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Patriots Fall To Seahawks 35-30: Pats Better Than We Thought, Let Russell Wilson Cook

One of the prominent storylines heading into the 2020 NFL season was will the Seattle Seahawks and Pete Carroll stop taking…

White House Offered Rapid COVID-19 Tests To The Big Ten

White House Offered Rapid COVID-19 Tests To The Big Ten

With the Big Ten announcing earlier this week that it is going to resume playing games on Oct. 24, It…

NCAA To Give Student Athletes Election Day Off To Encourage Voting

NCAA To Give Student Athletes Election Day Off To Encourage Voting

On Wednesday, it was announced by the NCAA that student-athletes had Election Day on Nov. 3 off in order to…

Naomi Osaka Pulls Out Of French Open

Naomi Osaka Pulls Out Of French Open

Just days after winning the women’s U.S. Open championship, tennis star Naomi Osaka announced on her Twitter account Thursday, that she would…

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How To Bet The U.S. Open

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Steelers’ Linemen, Except Al Villanueva, Change Name On Helmets To Antwon Rose Jr., Black Teen Killed By Police

Steelers’ Linemen, Except Al Villanueva, Change Name On Helmets To Antwon Rose Jr., Black Teen Killed By Police

For their week one Monday Night Football game against the New York Giants, the Pittsburgh Steelers wore the name Antwon…

Celtics’ Marcus Smart & Jaylen Brown Have Locker Room Shouting Match After Game 2 Loss To Miami

Celtics’ Marcus Smart & Jaylen Brown Have Locker Room Shouting Match After Game 2 Loss To Miami

After the Boston Celtics 106-101 game two loss to the Miami Heat, Gary Washburn reported that a shouting match broke…

WATCH: Twins’ Josh Donaldson Ejected After Back & Forth With Umpire

WATCH: Twins’ Josh Donaldson Ejected After Back & Forth With Umpire

During Thursday’s game between the Minnesota Twins versus the Chicago White Sox, Twins’, batter Josh Donaldson managed to get himself…

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Biggest Riser & Faller Post-Bubble NBA Awards

With the conference finals underway the NBA released it’s all NBA team selections-awards voted on by the media in an…

49ers Promise To Find Fan Who Sent Racist Message To Arizona Cardinals’ Budda Baker

49ers Promise To Find Fan Who Sent Racist Message To Arizona Cardinals’ Budda Baker

On his Twitter account, Monday Arizona Cardinals safety Budda Baker tweeted a DM he received from a San Francisco fan that…