Nick Wright on reports Ball camp leaked injury news to stop trade talks | NBA | FIRST THINGS FIRST

Nick Wright and Cris Carter talk NBA. Hear what they had to say about reports that Lonzo Ball’s camp leaked injury news about his knee to keep him out of trade talks. SUBSCRIBE to get the latest from First Things First: ▶Skip and Shannon: UNDISPUTED’s YouTube channel: ▶The Herd with Colin Cowherd’s YouTube channel: ▶Speak for Yourself’s YouTube channel: See more from First Things First: Like First Things First on Facebook: Follow First Things First on Twitter: Follow First Things First on Instagram: Follow Cris Carter on Twitter: Follow Nick…

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McGregor — ‘I was in the wrong’ for punching man

A video of Conor McGregor punching an older man inside a Dublin bar surfaced online last week and seeing the video was “like a dagger into my heart,” McGregor told Ariel Helwani in an exclusive interview with ESPN on Thursday. In the interview, McGregor expressed regret for his actions in April, when he struck the man in an ugly incident. The former two-division UFC champion came clean and took full responsibility for his “unacceptable behavior” in that incident. “I was in the wrong,” McGregor said. “That man deserved to enjoy…

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[News] Celtics Lose to Philly |  NBA Resting Players | Powered by CLNS Radio

The Boston Celtics struggled to a split on their two game road trip against bad Eastern Conference teams. The absence of Isaiah Thomas was obvious as Boston tried to score down the stretch against Philadelphia. The NBA continue to receive bad coverage over the resting of players and will need to find a solution next season. -~-~~-~~~-~~-~-Please watch: “FULL KYRIE IRVING and GORDON HAYWARD CELTICS Press Conference” https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f7FoDj4-Nzw-~-~~-~~~-~~-~- View at DailyMotion

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Four top-four finishes later, Brooks Koepka’s Body shoot seems just fine

The full 2019 Body Issue experience launches on Sept. 4. In the meantime, check out 10 years of Body archives. In the sports world, every hour of every day, we are inundated with the assertion that this shot, this showdown — this heroic triumph or humiliating defeat — will become a permanent part of an athlete’s Wikipedia page. It is almost always a lie. Here is the more complicated, but honest truth: There is a lot of meaningless filler in the weekly ebb and flow of sports. It’s not polite…

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Jets’ Bell — ‘Need’ teammates to hit me in practice

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — Before practice each day, New York Jets running back Le’Veon Bell tells his defensive teammates, “Give me a little something.” Bell, who is being held out of the preseason games as a precaution, wants to get his body acclimated to contact before making his Jets debut in Week 1 against the Buffalo Bills. So, in a very un-running-back-like move, he’s asking to be tackled. “Go for the ball, things like that, just so I can get prepared,” Bell said Wednesday. 1 Related The Jets’ prized free-agent…

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