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Posted Date : 2014 October 01

  • Rockets grind out win in Utah, take 3-0 series lead
    In an uncharacteristically rough night, James Harden went 3-20 from the field but somehow still helped lead the Rockets past the Jazz. More

  • Joe LaCava shares the emotional text Tiger sent him following Masters victory
    In the days when Tiger Woods was dominating the sport, you would never hear him referring to he and caddie Steve Williams as "we" like the modern tour pro does now. An emotional Woods could be seen telling LaCava "we did it!", something that would have been inconceivable with the Tiger of old. In LaCava's case, that "we" is something he absolutely earned from Woods, who he's stuck by through everything that's happened in their last eight years together. More

  • NFL draft rumors: Cardinals will not take Kyler Murray with No. 1 pick
    NFL draft rumors: Cardinals will not take Kyler Murray with No. pick originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Ever since the Arizona Cardinals hired Kliff Kingsbury as their head coach, rumors began to swirl about them drafting Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray with the No. overall pick. More

  • 'I knew I wasn't in good shape': Draymond Green lost 23 pounds in run-up to the NBA playoffs
    Even NBA stars need a little push to get in shape, sometimes. Prior to the final stretch of the season, Golden State Warriors general manager Bob Myers got real with Draymond Green: he told him it was time to get in shape if the team wanted to win another title, according to Marcus Thompson of the The Athletic. Apparently, however, Green already had a plan in place. More

  • Report: Pelicans cut Lakers GM Rob Pelinka from Anthony Davis trade talks
    On Jan. 31, a report emerged the Pelicans hadn't returned the Lakers' calls about Anthony Davis. Later that day, another report said the Pelicans and Lakers discussed a Davis trade. Did New Orleans and Los Angeles begin talking that day? More

  • Why Andre Iguodala hopes Kevon Looney leaves Warriors in free agency
    Why Andre Iguodala hopes Kevon Looney leaves Warriors in free agency originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Programming note: Watch the pregame edition of Warriors Outsiders on Sunday morning at 11, streaming live on the MyTeams app. In October 2017, the Warriors declined Kevon Looney's contract option for the 2018-19 season. By doing so, he became an unrestricted free agent last summer, and Golden State was limited to giving him about $2.23 million. More

  • Andrew Bogut, now unbothered, has been huge blessing to Warriors
    LOS ANGELES -- It was a given that upon returning to the NBA last month, Andrew Bogut would be older and wiser. Bogut is much the same player as when he spent four years with the Warriors, from 2012 to 2016, but he is not the same man. The result is a man unbothered, something Bogut insists makes him a better basketball player. More

  • Matt Barnes trolls Russell Westbrook in Kevin Durant-Pat Beverley tweet
    Matt Barnes trolls Russell Westbrook in Kevin Durant-Pat Beverley tweet originally appeared on nbcsportsbayarea.com Programming note: Watch the pregame edition of Warriors Outsiders on Sunday morning at 11, streaming live on the MyTeams app. In Thursday night's Game 3, the Warriors led the Clippers 73-52 at halftime. When he walked off the court after the first 24 minutes, Kevin Durant had scored 27 points (10-of-15 shooting) and dished out four assists. More

  • Giants reportedly not keen on trading high pick for Josh Rosen, but why not?
    They'll need to come up with a contingency plan for a post-Eli Manning world, and Rosen was the 10th overall pick last year in a strong quarterback draft class. But if a trade for Rosen is going to happen between the Cardinals and Giants, the Giants reportedly aren't willing to give up too much. Dave Gettleman won't say if he has talked to Cardinals When Giants general manager Dave Gettleman was asked if he has had any conversations with the Cardinals, Gettleman wasn't answering. More

  • Brandon Bolden back to Patriots, a year after they made him think he sucked
    When the Patriots cut Brandon Bolden last year, he took it hard. Bolden says that when he got cut by Bill Belichick, he figured that if the NFL's best coach didn't want him, he must not be a very good player. This is just so bad,'” Bolden said, via the Providence Journal. More

  • NFL exec admits league already screwed up schedules for Raiders, Bucs
    The NFL had a fun time unveiling the schedules for its 100th season, but it didn't soften the blow for those who felt they got a bad draw. One NFL executive agrees, telling USA Today Sports if the league could do it over, it would tweak the Oakland Raiders and Tampa Bay Buccaneers schedules. Raiders, Bucs to spend 6 weeks away Five teams have schedules in which they have only one home game over a six-week span: Raiders, Bucs, Cleveland Browns, Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks. More

  • Alistair Overeem bludgeons Aleksei Oleinik to earn first round TKO at UFC Russia main event
    Alistair Overeem had no problem traveling into enemy territory and walking out with his second straight first round finish. On Saturday, Overeem faced local favorite Aleksei Oleinik in the main event at UFC Fight Night from Saint Petersburg, Russia, which was actually his third appearance competing in the country during his storied fight career. While Oleinik accepted the fight on short notice after Overeem's original opponent Alexander Volkov fell off the card, he still made a strong showing for himself even in defeat. More

  • NBA rescinds technical foul on Kevin Durant that was his 3rd of the playoffs
    During Thursday's dominant showing in a Game 3 win over the Los Angeles Clippers, Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant received a technical foul. Durant told reporters after the game that he was hoping the call would be rescinded. “We were conversing about the play before, and then someone came out of nowhere and tech'd us both," Durant said. More

  • NFL Expert Mock Draft: Draft Storylines
    The Yahoo Sports Experts reveal their consensus mock draft and break down the main storylines they're looking forward to in the 2019 NFL Draft Watch the full Yahoo Sports 2019 NFL Mock Draft show here: https://sports.yahoo.com/yahoo-sports-mock-draft-205907899.html More

  • Watch Zion Williamson Pull Off the Coolest Gender Reveal of 2019
    Gender reveals have become one of the biggest trends in modern parenting, as expecting moms and dads try to come up with the most creative ways to let the world know whether they are having a boy or a girl. But while most couples end up cutting a cake, one couple has become the frontrunners for best gender reveal of 2019, as they enlisted some help from Zion Williamson, who threw down a vicious dunk to reveal they were having a boy. Nolan Elingburg is an assistant at Duke and so he asked the basketball star to use one of his trademark dunks for his and his wife Danielle's gender reveal and Zion agreed. More