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OAKLAND, CA - NOVEMBER 03: Russell Westbrook #0 of the Oklahoma City Thunder looks to drive past Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors at ORACLE Arena on November 3, 2016 in Oakland, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of Getty Images License Agreement. (Photo by Lachlan Cunningham/Getty Images)

Westbrook Continues to Chase History

Fifty-five years have past since Oscar Robertson became the only player in NBA history to average a triple-double for an entire season. It’s a stat sheet so unbelievable that it’s hard to imagine anyone coming close. That is until Russell Westbrook began his no-mercy campaign this season. The five-time All-Star is putting up 30 points […]

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STATE COLLEGE, PA - OCTOBER 25:  The Penn State Nittany Lions marching band performs during the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes on October 25, 2014 at Beaver Stadium in State College, Pennsylvania.  (Photo by Justin K. Aller/Getty Images) *** Local Caption ***

Not Even the Band Can Stop Penn State’s Kicker

They say that practice makes perfect, but the Nittany Lions have taken it to another level. Watch as field goal kicker Tyler Davis nails one surrounded by the team’s band. That @Tyler_Davis94 focus! Not even the best band in #CFB could distract him. 🙌 #itsgood #PSUnrivaled 🔵⚪️ @PSUBlueBand pic.twitter.com/1YBmhx85dM — Penn State Football (@PennStateFball) November […]

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PLAYA VISTA, CA - SEPTEMBER 26:  L-R; Paul Pierce #34, Austin Rivers #25, DeAndre Jordan #6, J.J. Redick #4, head coach Doc Rivers, Blake Griffin #32, Jamal Crawford #11, Luc Mbah A Moute #12 and Chris Paul #3 of the Los Angeles Clippers pose for a photo during media day at the Los Angeles Clippers Training Center on September 26, 2016 in Playa Vista, California. NOTE TO USER: User expressly acknowledges and agrees that, by downloading and/or using this photograph, user is consenting to the terms and conditions of the Getty Images License Agreement. Mandatory copyright notice.  (Photo by Jayne Kamin-Oncea/Getty Images)

Can the Clippers Keep This Up?

The Clippers’ record of 10-1 is the best start in the history of the franchise. It’s difficult to believe that this is the same team that lost four of its first five road games last season. There’s been no significant roster swaps in L.A. So what has folks ready to call the Clippers the front […]

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NEW YORK, NY - NOVEMBER 09:  UFC Featherweight Champion Conor McGregor takes part in UFC 205 Open Workouts at Madison Square Garden on November 9, 2016 in New York City.  (Photo by Michael Reaves/Getty Images)

McGregor Gets Buckets at MSG

Conor McGregor is in New York preparing for this weekend’s UFC 205 bout against Eddie Alvarez. After a workout on the Knicks’ home court, the featherweight champ proved that he’s got game outside of the octagon. Hey @NYKnicks, you guys need one more tonight? We know a guy 👀 @TheNotoriousMMA #UFC205 #UFCNYC A video posted […]

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CHICAGO, IL - JUNE 01:  NBA reporter Craig Sager smiles as he takls with Anthony Rizzo #44 of the Chicago Cubs after throwing out a ceremonial first pitch before the game between the Chicago Cubs and the Los Angeles Dodgers at Wrigley Field on June 1, 2016 in Chicago, Illinois.  (Photo by Jon Durr/Getty Images)

Craig Sager’s World Series Bet Finally Pays Off

A 35-year bet has finally paid off for TNT broadcaster Craig Sager, as the Cubs overcame a 3-1 deficit to win the World Series. The lifelong Cubs fan, who is currently battling Leukemia, has put a $1,000 wager on Chicago to win it all since the beginning of the 1981 season. His son revealed details […]

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Larry Brown: Iverson Says He’s the Best

This past Saturday night, Allen Iverson had his No. 3 jersey retired by the Philadelphia 76ers. With his jersey hanging from the rafters, he will always be considered one of the greatest players of all time. But according to A.I., he is the best to ever play in the NBA. Larry Brown, who coached Iverson […]

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Kermit the Frog Impersonates Seahawks’ Sherman

Kermit the Frog has always said it’s not easy being green, but now he shares what it feels like to be disrespected by a “sorry receiver like Crabtree.” Watch as Kermit and Miss Piggy reenact the intense NFC Championship interview with Richard Sherman of the Seahawks and Erin Andrews. The opinions expressed are solely those […]

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Yankees’ Teixeira Admits to Being Overpaid

Major League Baseball fans may think that the Yankees are overpaying for first baseman Mark Teixeira. The 32-year old slugger couldn’t agree more. In an interview with “The Wall Street Journal,” Teixeira admitted that he is being overpaid with the eight-year, $180 million contract he signed in 2009. Teixeira confessed, “I have no problem with anybody in […]

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