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WATCH: Steph Curry drops 62 points in pop-a-shot at daughter Riley’s 10th birthday party
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WATCH: Steph Curry drops 62 points in pop-a-shot at daughter Riley’s 10th birthday party

Getty Images A month after showing off his skills at an amusement park, Steph Curry was back at it this week while celebrating daughter Riley's 10th birthday. Curry spent some family time at Dave & Buster's and, per usual, was not able to resist the urge to shoot some baskets. On Tuesday, the Golden State Warriors superstar put up a respectable 62 points in a pop-a-shot game called Super Shot. When the clock ran out, Curry made three more baskets that didn't count, but even so, he ap...
Cardinals sign former USFL standout and championship MVP Victor Bolden Jr. to deal
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Cardinals sign former USFL standout and championship MVP Victor Bolden Jr. to deal

Vasha Hunt-USA TODAY Sports The Arizona Cardinals are the latest team to dip into the talent pool of the USFL as they fill out their 90-man roster leading into training camp. The club announced on Friday that it has signed former Birmingham Stallions wideout Victor Bolden Jr. to a one-year contract. This isn't Bolden's first stint in the NFL. Prior to this latest stop in Arizona, the 27-year-old has enjoyed runs with the San Francisco 49ers, Buffalo Bills, and Detroit Lions. The former u...
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Five underrated NBA free agent signings, including Blazers landing Gary Payton II, T.J. Warren to Nets

Some NBA free agency moves are so obviously impactful that they immediately alter the league's landscape. Think Kevin Durant signing with the Golden State Warriors back in 2016. You knew right away that that was a major move. Not all signings are like this, though. Some fly under the radar a bit at first, but still prove to be substantial in time. We're going to look at the latter type here. Here's a look at five underrated free agent signings from this summer that could ultimately prove to be very impactful for their respective squads.  ...
Ben Roethlisberger hints ex-Steelers GM Kevin Colbert wanted him to retire earlier: ‘He was ready to move on’
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Ben Roethlisberger hints ex-Steelers GM Kevin Colbert wanted him to retire earlier: ‘He was ready to move on’

USA Today The Steelers are without Ben Roethlisberger as they enter 2022 training camp, marking the first time in almost two decades that No. 7 hasn't been under center. And if it were up to recently retired general manager Kevin Colbert, who stepped down after the draft this spring, the star quarterback would've been gone at least a year earlier. Reflecting on his own retirement, Roethlisberger suggested to the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette this week that Colbert wanted him to hang up the cle...
Warriors GM Bob Myers suggests team is out of Kevin Durant sweepstakes: ‘I like our team and where it’s at’
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Warriors GM Bob Myers suggests team is out of Kevin Durant sweepstakes: ‘I like our team and where it’s at’

Getty Images The Golden State Warriors appear to be out of the Kevin Durant sweepstakes. During an interview with NBA.com on Wednesday night prior to the ESPYs, Warriors GM Bob Myers suggested the defending champs won't be making any major moves this summer. "I like our team and where it's at," Myers said. "I want to give the guys a chance to do it again. We kept most of it together, but we have to stay healthy. I didn't think we'd make it last year, but we did. I watch like you do. We'l...
Devin Haney vs. George Kambosos Jr. rematch slated for October in Australia, per reports
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Devin Haney vs. George Kambosos Jr. rematch slated for October in Australia, per reports

Getty Images Devin Haney is headed down under once again. The undisputed lightweight king is set to make the first defense of his titles against the man he earned them from in George Kambosos Jr., according to multiple reports. Keith Idec of Boxing Scene reports that the rematch will take place on Oct. 15 inside Rod Laver Stadium in Melbourne -- the site of the first meeting between the two foes. Dan Rafael was first to report the rematch being targeted for that date.The two will fight o...
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NFL insider notes: Why Kyler Murray’s extension shouldn’t impact Lamar Jackson, plus more QB decisions looming

Kyler Murray is the latest NFL quarterback to get paid, agreeing to a contract with the Arizona Cardinals that has a reported average annual value of $46.1 million.He's now the second-highest paid QB in the NFL in terms of AAV, but as we wait for the exact details of the contract, we know that's not everything.The five-year, $230.5 million deal is the first big quarterback deal since Deshaun Watson's $230 million fully guaranteed deal, but Murray's is not fully guaranteed. The seachange many who represent players were hoping for has not taken place.Said one person close to a quarterback expected to get his big contract within the next 12 months: "Deshaun opened the door. Don't let the owners close it back." ...
Lakers, Pacers re-engage on Buddy Hield trade talks, per report
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Lakers, Pacers re-engage on Buddy Hield trade talks, per report

USATSI As the Los Angeles Lakers continue to pursue Kyrie Irving, one thing has become increasingly clear: they're powerless until the Kevin Durant situation resolves. If Durant is dealt? It no longer makes sense for the Nets to keep Irving on an expiring contract. If Durant stays put? Irving is a key part of keeping Brooklyn in contention. The Lakers can wait for Irving, but not forever. Eventually, they'll need to pursue other avenues to shooting.One that's being explored? According to...
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NFL third-year QBs outlook for 2022: Will Tua Tagovailoa or Jalen Hurts take the next step?

The 2020 NFL Draft class of quarterbacks is a magnetizing group. There's Joe Burrow, then the polarizing Tua Tagovailoa who happened to be picked one selection ahead of burgeoning superstar Justin Herbert. Can't forget about Jalen Hurts in Philadelphia either.Let's look back on the 2021 seasons of all three of these quarterbacks and provide outlooks for their 2022 campaigns. ...