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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.

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

October 11, 2019, 6:18 pm0

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

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

October 11, 2019, 4:45 pm0

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

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Andrew Luck Returns To Lucas Oil Stadium After Retirement

October 11, 2019, 2:52 pm0

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

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Giants’ QB Daniel Jones Blames Himself For 35-14 Loss To Patriots

October 11, 2019, 2:17 pm0

Was it his own skill? Mentally not ready? Lack of experience? Or a lack of familiarity with his new offense?…

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San Francisco 49ers Fullback Kyle Juszczyk Out 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury

October 10, 2019, 10:13 am0

The 49ers are surprisingly unbeaten at 4-0 after Monday night’s routing of the Cleveland Browns. If they plan to continue…

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Kevin Durant Says Knicks ‘Aren’t As Cool’ As Golden State Warriors

October 9, 2019, 12:19 pm0

Kevin Durant doesn’t believe the Knicks have a popular brand with the young players, he said in an interview on Tuesday…

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Seattle Seahawks Beat L.A. Rams In 30-29 Nailbiter

October 4, 2019, 5:05 pm0

By one point, within a few inches, in the last 30 seconds. The only way to describe Thursday night’s NFL…

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Alex Smith’s Wife Elizabeth Shares Inspiring Video Of QB’s Rehabilitation One Year After Leg Injury

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Dolphins Cut Mark Walton After RB Allegedly Assaults Woman Pregnant With His Child

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UFC Star Ben Askren, 35, Announces MMA Retirement Due To Hip Injury; Fighters React

UFC Star Ben Askren, 35, Announces MMA Retirement Due To Hip Injury; Fighters React

Ben Askren, a UFC fighter who boasts multiple accolades, announced his retirement from mixed martial arts on Monday. “I think it’s…

Rob Gronkowski Announces 2020 Super Bowl Party ‘Gronk Beach’ In Miami, Teases NFL Return

Rob Gronkowski Announces 2020 Super Bowl Party ‘Gronk Beach’ In Miami, Teases NFL Return

Rob Gronkowski made a major announcement on Tuesday: he will be hosting a Super Bowl festival in South Florida. The 30-year-old…

Luka Doncic Nearly Matches LeBron James With 42-Point Triple-Double Vs. Spurs

Luka Doncic Nearly Matches LeBron James With 42-Point Triple-Double Vs. Spurs

Luka Doncic proved on Monday night he is close to matching LeBron James in one respect: triple-doubles. The 20-year-old Slovenian-born Dallas Mavericks small…

Flamengo Vs. River Plate Libertadores: A Clash Between South American Giants

Flamengo Vs. River Plate Libertadores: A Clash Between South American Giants

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Tua Tagovailoa To Undergo Hip Surgery With NFL Draft Approaching

Tua Tagovailoa To Undergo Hip Surgery With NFL Draft Approaching

Tua Tagovailoa will be undergoing surgery on his right hip after having a dislocated hip. Team Surgeon Dr. Lyle Cain…

Minnesota Twins Prospect Ryan Costello Found Dead At Age 23

Minnesota Twins Prospect Ryan Costello Found Dead At Age 23

Ryan Costello, Minnesota Twins prospect was found dead, at age 23, in New Zealand only days after joining the Australian…

Patriots Beat Eagles 17-10 As Julian Edelman Throws Trick Pass In Super Bowl LII Rematch

Patriots Beat Eagles 17-10 As Julian Edelman Throws Trick Pass In Super Bowl LII Rematch

On Sunday, an exhilarating game was played by the New England Patriots and the Philadelphia Eagles decided by another last…

LeBron James Shares Spotlight With Kobe Bryant As Lakers Beat Hawks 133-101

LeBron James Shares Spotlight With Kobe Bryant As Lakers Beat Hawks 133-101

LeBron James shared his spotlight with Lakers‘ legend Kobe Bryant yesterday as Lakers beat the Hawks 122-101 at the Staples…

Mason Rudolph Decides Not To Press Charges Against Myles Garrett

Mason Rudolph Decides Not To Press Charges Against Myles Garrett

Mason Rudolph has decided not to press charges against Myles Garrett after Garrett viciously attacked Rudolph. Rudolph, the steelers QB…

Rutgers Scarlet Knights Men’s Basketball 2019 Season Tickets [Dates & Ticket Info]

Rutgers Scarlet Knights Men’s Basketball 2019 Season Tickets [Dates & Ticket Info]

The Rutgers Scarlet Knights men’s basketball team opened their 2019-20 season on Friday with a 73-71 win over Bryant. They…