Steelers have big plans for James Conner-Jaylen Samuels tandem

“I’m pretty sure it’s going to be something special put into the offense,” Samuels said. “They will have us start off in the backfield or I can start out wide or motion out.” The Pittsburgh Steelers have a proven Pro Bowler and an intriguing change-of-pace option to ignite the post-Le’Veon Bell era in earnest. Conner […]


Klay Thompson’s surgery a success, agent says

Golden State Warriors All-Star guard Klay Thompson underwent successful surgery Tuesday in Los Angeles to repair his torn ACL, his agent, Greg Lawrence, told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. Dr. Neal ElAttrache performed the procedure at the Kerlan-Jobe youth nfl jerseys Thompson is expected to make a full recovery and follow a standard recovery time of […]


Glenn Robinson reaches agreement with Warriors

Small forward Glenn Robinson has agreed to a two-year deal with the Golden State Warriors, his agent, Jelani Floyd, told The Athletic. Robinson, 25, played with the Detroit Pistons last season but was used sparingly, averaging 4.2 points in 13 minutes per game. He signed a two-year deal with them before the season, but they […]


Redskins WR Josh Doctson: ‘I think I’m hitting free agency next year’

The production hasn’t matched the investment. And that means receiver Josh Doctson is likely entering his final season in Washington. There have been flashes; there has been frustration. There have been others to blame; there are times it’s all on Doctson. Regardless, Doctson appears to have found a peace with his situation. Experience combined with […]


Report: Peterson ordered to pay back $2.4M

Washington Redskins running back Adrian Peterson has been ordered to pay nearly $2.4 million to a lending service after he defaulted on a loan, according to court records reviewed by the Baltimore Business Journal. Democracy Capital Corp. of Bethesda, Maryland, sued Peterson in June claiming that he didn’t pay the balance of a $4 million […]


Sources: Pogba and Lukaku set for United talks

Manchester United midfielder Paul Pogba is set for talks with manager Ole Gunnar Solskjaer this week, while Romelu Lukaku wants his future resolved before the squad leave for their preseason tour, sources have told ESPN FC. Pogba is scheduled to appear at the adidas store in New York on Tuesday afternoon before flying back to […]


Sources: Man Utd offer De Gea improved terms

Manchester United have made David De Gea an improved offer in a bid to break their contract stand-off, sources have told ESPN FC. The goalkeeper, who has entered the final year of his deal, has already rejected a five-year contract worth £350,000-a-week. If fresh terms are cannot be agreed, De Gea will be able to […]


How 23-win Orioles could possibly end up with more than one All-Star

I mean, there’s no earthly way that the Baltimore Orioles, who are on pace to lose 116 games, could have more than one All-Star, right? After all, they’re the worst team in baseball, and it’s not particularly close. In fact, if you look through run-differential-colored glasses, they’re on pace to be the worst team in […]


Kris Bryant is an All-Star again, but there’s room for improvement

Calling it the “most special” selection for him yet, Chicago Cubs third baseman Kris Bryant made his third All-Star team just a few months removed from completing rehab on an injured left shoulder that hampered him for much of last season. “It’s just nice when you don’t make it for a couple years, then you […]


Walker agrees to join Celtics; Rozier to Hornets

Kemba Walker has agreed to sign a four-year, $141 million deal with the Boston Celtics, Excel Sports agent Jeff Schwartz told ESPN’s Adrian Wojnarowski. The deal is part of a sign-and-trade with the Charlotte Hornets, who are adding point guard Terry Rozier on a three-year, $58 million deal, sources nfl jerseys china nike The […]