Today was the first of two major sport free-agent negotiation windows. The NBA's started today, and the salary cap for the NBA this year is $109.14 million, up seven million from last year. Negotiations could officially begin as of 6:00PM ET today. Before I left for the ballpark to get
The only major NFL news of the day is about the Tyreek Hill hearing with the NFL's investigation team.
This is in response to police being called to Hill's home twice in March when Hill's 3-year-old son suffered a broken arm.
The meeting took about eight hours. And Mike
The Bengals curse lives on: first-round pick Jonah Williams will miss all of 2019 with a torn labrum & surgery to repair same.
As noted by Mr. Ayo in last night's open thread, this is but the latest in what appears to be a clear pattern of fragile
Fresh off the Packers brain-trust not seeing eye to eye comes news Cam Newton's timing issues with his passes are a "work in progress".
While not explicitly saying there's a difference between "throwing" and "throwing right", Ron Rivera told The Athletic that Newton's "had a good offseason. He’s
Well, they found a way: Kyle Rudolph's staying in Minnesota.
A four-year, $36 million extension, which somehow raises the Vikings' cap space from $1 million to $4 million.
He takes less salary but gets more guaranteed money.
Only $16 million is guaranteed, including injuries, so they do
It is 100 days to the start of the NFL season.
Not uncoincidentally, the NFLPA sent out a note to all registered player agents advising them on preparing their clients for a work stoppage in two years.
And that they should budget for a work stoppage of a
Some mentally ill member of the Honey Badger's family tried to extort between $1.5 - $5.0 million from him.
A cousin in Louisiana was apparently going to tell the media that Tyrann Mathieu "did something" unless he got paid.
When Mathieu blocked him on all media, the cousin
"OH BOY THE GRAMMYS!" said no one, ever.
The disappointment of the Grammys brings to my mind the summer of 2017.
Now, WineWife LOVES Adele. Has all the albums; bought the CDs first day. I'm not a total idiot, so when they announce Adele is going to be performing at Wembley Stadium for
"OW MY HEAD!"
"UGH, MY STOMACH!"
"YIKES, MY BALLS!"
These may be some of the thoughts going through Hippo's head today as he is under the weather and has requested assistance in fulfilling his weekly report to you fine folks.
Now, granted, I do not speak hillbilly although I can understand it. Thus, you
Welcome to Monday Night! In which we have the last game of the week and it happens to be a good one if you like the colour "light blue".
This also works if you like teams that are stuck in the middle
of the mediocrity zone that is a .500 record.
Whores gotta work: Jason La Canfora is stoking the Le'Veon Bell trade rumours.
He emphasizes "decreasing value" and how the Steelers aren't getting the offers they want because other teams know Bell will hit the market in the spring.
His likely teams for a Bell landing? Miami, Green
The Patriots are being investigated over Patrick Chung's concussion in Sunday's loss to the Swags.
He was initially cleared on the sidelines, but after the half was removed from the game for further checks.
The League & union are investigating if all the proper protocols were followed.