Looking Ahead at the Rams 2022 Free Agents

Looking Ahead at the Rams 2022 Free Agents

The Los Angeles Rams have been overall quiet in free agency over the last few seasons. Due to having to carry dead money of players such as Jared Goff, Todd Gurley, and Brandin Cooks, the team has also had to let some of their core players walk. Those players have included Cory Littleton, John Johnson III, and other smaller role players like Josh Reynolds.

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Ukraine in talks with Uefa to reverse Euro 2020 shirt decision

Ukraine in talks with Uefa to reverse Euro 2020 shirt decision

Ukraine’s football association said on Thursday it was in talks with Uefa to reverse a decision by the European football governing body to remove a slogan from Ukraine shirts after protests from Russia.

“Ukraine’s football association is in talks with Uefa to keep in place the slogan on its jerseys,” the association’s press service told AFP, after Uefa said the message “Glory to the heroes”,

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Nikola Jokic wins 2020-21 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award

Nikola Jokic wins 2020-21 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player Award

NEW YORK, June 8, 2021 — Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokić is the recipient of the Maurice Podoloff Trophy as the 2020-21 Kia NBA Most Valuable Player, the NBA announced today.

With the first Kia NBA MVP Award of his career, Jokić becomes the first player to earn the honor as a member of the Nuggets. He is also the first player from Serbia to be selected as the NBA MVP and joins Dirk Nowitzki (Germany) and Giannis Antetokounmpo (Greece) as MVP winners from Europe.

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Stockton Kings Name Bobby Jackson Head Coach

Stockton Kings Name Bobby Jackson Head Coach

The Sacramento Kings today named assistant coach and Kings legend Bobby Jackson as head coach of the team’s NBA G League affiliate, Stockton Kings.

Jackson becomes head coach having spent the previous two seasons as an assistant coach/player development coach for the Sacramento Kings under head coach Luke Walton. Jackson spent the 2018-19 season as an assistant player development coach and the previous three seasons as a collegiate scout for the organization.

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Matchup nightmare deepens for Suns vs ‘underdog’ Lakers

Matchup nightmare deepens for Suns vs ‘underdog’ Lakers

The Suns came into this tricky trap-door playoff series with some legit concerns, which in hindsight really hadn’t been all that bad. Now, they seem worse.

Phoenix is halfway to a summer vacation, a place this franchise has known all too well over the last decade, a place the Suns were hoping to avoid and delay at least for a while this time … and then they drew the Lakers in the first round.

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Basketball Africa League unveils rosters ahead of inaugural season

Basketball Africa League unveils rosters ahead of inaugural season

The Basketball Africa League (BAL) today unveiled the rosters of all 12 BAL teams ahead of the league’s inaugural season, which tips off Sunday, May 16 at 4:00 p.m. CAT / 10 a.m. ET at the Kigali Arena in Rwanda. BAL rosters feature 154 players from 24 countries across Africa, Europe, the Middle East and the U.S.*

Each of the 12 teams,

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Bang! Breen among media members honored by Hall of Fame

Bang! Breen among media members honored by Hall of Fame

Mike Breen remembers the way he was taught the game of basketball, and quickly learned that it is best when the five players on the floor work as one.

He took the same approach into his career.

Breen — the longtime voice of the New York Knicks as well as the NBA on ESPN and ABC — was one of the honorees Friday night by the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame,

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Former Trail Blazer LaMarcus Aldridge announces retirement to ‘put health family first’

Former Trail Blazer LaMarcus Aldridge announces retirement to ‘put health family first’

LaMarcus Aldridge, a former Portland Trail Blazer and longtime San Antonio Spurs star, announced his retirement on Thursday.

“My last game, I played while dealing with an irregular heartbeat,” Aldridge said on Twitter. “Though I’m better now, what I felt with my heart that night was still one of the scariest things I’ve experienced.”

Aldridge played nine seasons in Portland and was a four-time All-Star before joining the Spurs in 2015.

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Titans coach urges Taylor to stick to job

Titans coach urges Taylor to stick to job

He’s unlikely to have the leadership of Jamal Fogarty next to him but Ash Taylor isn’t being asked to take on extra responsibility for Gold Coast against Newcastle on Saturday.

Titans coach Justin Holbrook said co-captain Fogarty is almost certain to miss the NRL clash with the Knights at CBUS Super Stadium due to the corked thigh he suffered in last week’s loss to Canberra.

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Play Ball

Play Ball

It was an ideal day for a baseball game, and many Rangers fans like myself took advantage of it. The temperature was in the mid 70s, the roof was open, and people would be allowed in Globe Life Field. It was certainly a welcome sight. The day had come to once again experience baseball time in Texas and rediscover the sights, tastes, and sounds of Rangers baseball as fans begin arriving hours before the gates opened at noon for the 3:05 start.

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