Jalen & Jacoby – David Blatt, Kobe's 81-point anniversary, and more

Jalen Rose and David Jacoby break down the Cavaliers’ firing of head coach David Blatt, plus Josh Smith’s trade, and the 10th anniversary of Kobe Brya…
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Empire's state of mind: the new TV shows highlighting African-Americans

After the runaway success of the ‘hip-hop Dynasty’, a new crop of shows are coming to our screens – but do they reflect the African-American experience, and will white audiences embrace them?Last month, I found myself in San Diego for a wedding party. For those of you familiar with the…
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Trending in NFL – Will Marshawn Lynch of Seattle Seahawks retire?

Recapping Friday’s top stories, which include the Seahawks running back “leaning toward retirement,” according to the team’s general manager.
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Ep. 54: Friday Rollin' w/ House, Michael Schur & Wesley Morris

HBO’s Bill Simmons and Joe House break down Panthers-Cards (6:00)and Pats-Broncos (18:00), then esteemed TV showrunner Mike Schur lays out the worst case scenario for Pats fans and life as a 21st century Boston fan (39:00), then Wesley Morris discusses the Rondo/Kennedy saga & ODB vs. Carolina (1:04:00).
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Olympics opening field of competition to transgender athletes with updated policy

The Olympics are reportedly opening the field of competition to transgender athletes by adopting an updated policy that reflects standards already adopted by other sports organizations.
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What Denver needs to win

Denver’s pass rush was a tick below its season averages in the Broncos’ first matchup with the Patriots. Bill Barnwell thinks they will need to get pr…
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MLB 2.0: Rethinking baseball — Move the Oakland A's to San Jose and the Tampa Bay Rays to Montreal

Oakland and Tampa Bay just aren’t cutting it as major league homes, explains Christina Kahrl, who offers up new cities for both franchises that would maximize revenue for baseball.
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MLB 2.0: Reimagining baseball — Move the Oakland A's to San Jose and the Tampa Bay Rays to Montreal

Oakland and Tampa Bay just aren’t cutting it as major league homes, explains Christina Kahrl, who offers up new cities for both franchises that would maximize revenue for baseball.
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Time to call off the dogs?

Bill Barnwell says the best way to beat Tom Brady is with pressure from a four-man rush. But that’s not normally what Wade Phillips does.
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If your are looking for Danny Ainge, there is one place you are sure to find him

After hearing that some NBA players eat at Chipotle four times a week, the Celtics front office staff knew those guys were lightweights compared to their GM.
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