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Cody Whitehair will return to practice Tuesday, six days after injuring finger

Bears Pro Bowl alternate center-turned-left guard Cody Whitehair practiced Tuesday, six days after suffering a finger injury on his left hand, Matt Nagy confirmed a couple hours prior to his team hitting the field for the first time since Friday night's preseason game against the New York Giants.Whitehair, 27, enters a contract year after starting 49 of a...

Cory Joseph Drops Out Of 2019 FIBA World Cup

After speculation about when newly acquired Sacramento King Cory Joseph would join Team Canada for the FIBA World Cup, it seems as though Joseph will be pulling out of the tournament altogether.According to Doug Smith, Cory Joseph will not participate in the FIBA World Cup:NBA source tells me Cory Joseph will NOT play for Canada at the World...

Zach Collins Set To Enter A Crossroad Season With Trail Blazers

<div _ngcontent-c15="" innerhtml="PORTLAND, OR - MAY 5: Zach Collins #33 of the Portland Trail Blazers and Will Barton #5 of the Denver Nuggets fights for position to grab the rebound during Game Four of the Western Conference Semifinals of the 2019 NBA Playoffs on May 5, 2019 at theNBAE/Getty ImagesWith the Portland Trail Blazers’ many roster changes for...

NBA rookie survey: Kings’ Kyle Guy voted second-best shooter in draft class

Kings forward Wenyen Gabriel is one of 25 active NBA players who attended the University of Kentucky, but his journey to the league is far from common. “I’m 100 percent pure-bred, South Sudanese and I take pride in that.” Wenyen's journey is just getting started. From South Sudan to Sacramento, @WenyenGabriel is...

Surveying the Field: If Eddy Pineiro isn’t Bears’ kicking answer, who might be?

Lutz. Rosas. Lambo. Butker. Gano. Prater. Elliott. Yes, even Robbie Gould, to name only a few.Of course we’d all like the next Justin Tucker or Stephen Gostkowski, but the odds strongly suggest that the Bears’ long, agonizingly evasive solution to their kicker conundrum will be someone who’s been in more than one NFL camp. And perhaps good news! It...

Most Interesting Lakers No. 15: Can Troy Daniels be the shooter the team needs?

Editor’s Note: For the second year in a row, the Silver Screen and Roll staff is counting down the most interesting Lakers heading into next season. We will be going through all 20 training camp spots before the season begins, and today we continue with No. 15, Troy Daniels. When the Lakers signed Troy Daniels this...

Pistons excited about how Luke Kennard is trending

(Another in a series of player profiles prior to training camp.)Luke Kennard Position: Shooting guardHeight/Weight: 6-6/206Age: 232018-19 stats: 63 games, 22.8 minutes, 9.7 points, 2.9 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 43.8 percent shooting, 39.4 percent 3-point shooting, 83.6 percent free-throw shooting.Career stats: 136 games, 21.3 minutes, 8.6 points, 2.6 rebounds, 1.8 assists, 44.1 percent shooting, 40.3 percent 3-point shooting,...

After pressing start on program, UCLA Esports begins to establish its presence

Esports is growing rapidly in participation, popularity and pay. With 60 collegiate varsity programs and an expected global revenue over $1 billion dollars at the professional level, Esports is quickly becoming one of the biggest competitive sports in the world. Assistant Sports editor Jason Maikis will be exploring the growth of Esports in a two-part series. This week:...

Oakland Raiders GM Mike Mayock on Antonio Brown: ‘It’s time for him to be all in or all out’

Antonio Brown returned to Oakland Raiders training camp on Tuesday after losing his grievance with the NFL to wear his 12-year-old helmet that's been banned because the approved models restrict his vision. But he hasn't returned to the practice field, where he's yet to be for an entire full camp practice because of the helmet ordeal and/or frostbite-like...

DeMarcus Cousins Injury Update: Former Player Unloads on Boogie’s ACL Tear

Getty DeMarcus Cousins #0 of the Golden State Warriors falls to the crowd after injuring himself against the LA Clippers during Game Two of the first round of the 2019 NBA Western Conference Playoffs at ORACLE Arena on April 15, 2019 in Oakland, California. DeMarcus Cousins is reportedly sidelined with a torn ACL.Boogie’s injury could not come at a...

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