Archive for February, 2017

  • Jamaal Charles, Adrian Peterson, Darrelle Revis All Released

    Jamaal Charles, Adrian Peterson, Darrelle Revis All Released

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 28, 2017 at 11:09 pm 0 comments

    As the new NFL year is set to begin on March ninth, three of the biggest stars of the last ten years are set to begin that period without teams as on Tuesday, the Kansas City Chiefs released former Pro-Bowler Jamaal Charles, the Minnesota Vikings declined their 2017 option on […]

     
  • Steelers Extend Antonio Brown; Franchise Bell

    Steelers Extend Antonio Brown; Franchise Bell

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 27, 2017 at 11:40 pm 0 comments

    The Pittsburgh Steelers started their offseason with a bang on Monday, by locking up two of their major offensive stars. They came to terms with Antonio Brown on a four-year, $68 million deal that makes him the highest-paid wide receiver in the NFL, and putting the franchise tag on their […]

     
  • Deron Williams Set to Join Cavs; Bogut Next?

    Deron Williams Set to Join Cavs; Bogut Next?

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 26, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    Point guard Deron Williams has cleared waivers and has informed the Cleveland Cavaliers that he will sign with them, sources told ESPN on Saturday. Williams negotiated his release from the Dallas Mavericks on Thursday after he wasn’t dealt at this week’s trade deadline. Williams, who cannot sign with the Cavs […]

     
  • New York Jets Release Center Nick Mangold

    New York Jets Release Center Nick Mangold

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 25, 2017 at 10:38 pm 0 comments

    In an expected-yet-dramatic move, the New York Jets are releasing Nick Mangold, their longest-tenured player and one of the top centers in franchise history. Mangold first made the announcement Saturday on his Twitter account, culminating months of speculation. In rebuilding mode after a 5-11 season, the Jets are dumping older, […]

     
  • Ben Simmons Ruled Out for Season

    Ben Simmons Ruled Out for Season

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 24, 2017 at 11:58 pm 0 comments

    Ben Simmons has been ruled out for the remainder of his rookie season after tests revealed that his broken right foot has not fully healed. Philadelphia 76ers general manager Bryan Colangelo made the announcement Friday morning, saying that Simmons is “heartbroken” over the news and that the No. 1 overall […]

     
  • PJ Tucker, Nerlens Noel Highlight Trade Deadline Moves

    PJ Tucker, Nerlens Noel Highlight Trade Deadline Moves

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 23, 2017 at 11:08 pm 0 comments

    While Paul George, Jimmy Butler, Carmelo Anthony, Derrick Rose and Ricky Rubio all wound up staying put after much speculation, the NBA trade deadline did produce a number of deals that are likely to have an impact over the rest of the season, with the Toronto Raptors adding yet another […]

     
  • Nets Trade Bojan Bogdanovic to Wizards

    Nets Trade Bojan Bogdanovic to Wizards

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 22, 2017 at 11:57 pm 0 comments

    The Washington Wizards have added scoring punch to the bench by acquiring small forward Bojan Bogdanovic from the Brooklyn Nets. The Nets receive a lottery-protected 2017 first-round draft pick, as well as Marcus Thornton and Andrew Nicholson. The Wizards also get Chris McCullough. Bogdanovic, 27, is averaging a career-high 14.2 […]

     
  • Magic Johnson Named Lakers Pres of B’Ball Ops

    Magic Johnson Named Lakers Pres of B’Ball Ops

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 21, 2017 at 9:55 pm 0 comments

    On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Lakers dramatically reshaped their front office with a move that has been brewing for the last month. Co-owner Jeanie Buss removed her brother, Jim Buss from his position as executive vice president of basketball operations and fired longtime general manager Mitch Kupchak before naming Hall […]

     
  • Miami and Jax Swap Thomas, Albert in Separate Deals

    Miami and Jax Swap Thomas, Albert in Separate Deals

    Mike Aglialoro, NFL February 20, 2017 at 11:55 pm 0 comments

    The Miami Dolphins agreed to a trade Monday to acquire Jacksonville Jaguars tight end Julius Thomas for a 2017 seventh-round draft pick, a source told ESPN’s Adam Caplan, confirming multiple reports. In a separate deal, the Jaguars acquired Dolphins left tackle Branden Albert for a 2018 seventh-round pick, league sources […]

     
  • Kings Trade Demarcus Cousins To Pelicans

    Kings Trade Demarcus Cousins To Pelicans

    Mike Aglialoro, NBA February 19, 2017 at 11:59 pm 0 comments

    After publicly vowing earlier this season that he wouldn’t be moved, the Kings have agreed to trade DeMarcus Cousins to the Pelicans, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical. Michael Scotto of Basketball Insiders tweets that the deal consists of Buddy Hield, Tyreke Evans, Langston Galloway, New Orleans’ 2017 first-round […]