MATT MILLEN FIGHTS FOR HIS LIFE-CHUCK KNOX: 1932-2018-QUOTES OF THE WEEK-

A football stalwart gamely battles a rare disease—a heart transplant looms as a possibility—with an attitude of acceptance on acreage in rural Pennsylvania. Other sections include a look back at the late Chuck Knox’s career; notes on Matt Patricia, Mark Ingram, Adam Vinatieri; and more  By Peter King News of Matt Millen’s illness — he suffers from … Read moreMATT MILLEN FIGHTS FOR HIS LIFE-CHUCK KNOX: 1932-2018-QUOTES OF THE WEEK-

UNITED STATES SUPREME COURT VOTED 6-3 AUTHORIZING LEGAL SPORTS BETTING IN EACH STATE

The Supreme Court struck down a federal law that prohibits sports gambling Monday in a landmark decision that gives states the go-ahead to legalize betting on sports. The court ruled 6-3 to strike down the Professional and Amateur Sports Protection Act, a 1992 law that barred state-authorized sports gambling with some exceptions. It made Nevada … Read moreUNITED STATES SUPREME COURT VOTED 6-3 AUTHORIZING LEGAL SPORTS BETTING IN EACH STATE

COLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS-MIKE KRZYZEWSKI-NBA DRAFT-RECRUITING

Last week, five-star prospect Joey Baker announced that he was reclassifying to join the 2018 recruiting class and would enroll at Duke in the fall. By John Gasaway, ESPN Insider Who has declared for the 2018 NBA draft, and who’s testing the waters? We’re tracking the prospects in our Top 100 rankings leading up to the May 30 deadline to withdraw. (International … Read moreCOLLEGE BASKETBALL NEWS-MIKE KRZYZEWSKI-NBA DRAFT-RECRUITING

TPC SAWGRASS-TIGER WOODS-WEBB SIMPSON-PGA

Woods fired a third-round 65 — his career-low score at TPC Sawgrass’ Stadium Course — to vault into the top 10 by the time he finished. And for awhile, it looked like he was going to post something much better. By Alex Myers Tiger Woods barely made the cut on Friday afternoon as a handful of golfers … Read moreTPC SAWGRASS-TIGER WOODS-WEBB SIMPSON-PGA

NBA COACHING CHANGES-ROCKETS WARRIORS PLAYOFFS

Stan Van Gundy was highly successful with the Heat and Magic. He’s probably still good enough to coach in the NBA, especially when not also splitting his time as team president. After getting fired in Orlando, Van Gundy waited three years to return to the sideline. He accepted the Pistons’ job only when they offered … Read moreNBA COACHING CHANGES-ROCKETS WARRIORS PLAYOFFS

NHL-STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS NEWS

SportsPulse: The Vegas Golden Knights were never supposed to be here in the first place, but now their shot at a title is becoming more realistic than ever. Our NHL insider Kevin Allen on how this team has done the unthinkable. USA TODAY Sports Winning the Stanley Cup seemed the perfect next step for the Nashville … Read moreNHL-STANLEY CUP PLAYOFFS NEWS

ARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS WILL HAVE A NEW STADIUM BY 2022

The team has been playing in downtown Phoenix since 1998, but Chase Field has become a contentious ballpark as of late considering the Diamondbacks sued Maricopa County in 2017, looking to break its lease based on the argument that the county hadn’t set aside enough money for stadium upkeep. By KYLE NEWMAN, The Denver Post After the Maricopa … Read moreARIZONA DIAMONDBACKS WILL HAVE A NEW STADIUM BY 2022

CLEVELAND CAVS BOSTON CELTICS PLAYOFF PREVIEW

Can Brad Stevens find a way to slow down LeBron James – from Sports Illustrates CJ McCollum outlines the keys for the Boston Celtics to beat LeBron ans the Cleveland Cavs – from FOX Sports LeBron vs. Celtics Part II should be filled with fireworks – from CBS Sports  Brad Stevens and Celtics have a … Read moreCLEVELAND CAVS BOSTON CELTICS PLAYOFF PREVIEW

NBA NEWS-TORONTO RAPTORS FIRE CASEY AFTER SEVEN SEASON

Dwane Casey has paid the price for the Toronto Raptors’ second-round playoff exit. The most successful coach in Raptors history was fired Friday after Toronto was eliminated by the Cleveland Cavaliers for the third consecutive season. By THE CANADIAN PRESS The Raptors finished the season with the most wins in franchise history. Apparently, that wasn’t enough to save Dwane … Read moreNBA NEWS-TORONTO RAPTORS FIRE CASEY AFTER SEVEN SEASON

NBA-NFL-MLB NEWS

Inside the tension between Kawhi Leonard and the Spurs Love and Korver aren’t just watching LeBron Packers secret weapons could be on defense  Who will be the best Panthers ownership group member Your browser does not support iframes.  Jerry Jones support of Dez Bryant may not be enough Your browser does not support iframes. Jerry … Read moreNBA-NFL-MLB NEWS