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LeBron James Wants To Follow Michael Jordan Again Into NBA Ownership

LeBron James Wants To Follow Michael Jordan Again Into NBA Ownership

The NBA instituted what is commonly known as the "Stepien Rule", forbidding teams from trading their first-round draft picks in successive years, due to Ted Stepien's propensity for trading away high draft picks during a disastrous three-year tenure as owner of the Cavaliers in the early 1980s.


White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson will retire after the 2018 season

White Sox announcer Hawk Harrelson will retire after the 2018 season

You can put Ken "Hawk" Harrelson on the board for one more season in the White Sox broadcast booth. He's already doing only road contests. He is best known for his call on home runs, where he would always yell out " You can put it on the board ..." This is his 33rd season in the booth.


Warriors do not need to be ideal to beat Cavs say pundits

Warriors do not need to be ideal to beat Cavs say pundits

Golden State will face off against the defending champions Cleveland Cavaliers in the NBA Finals , which starts Friday. The only other players with at least seven NBA Finals appearances in a row played for the Boston Celtics in the 1950s and 1960s, with Bill Russell making the record 10 in a row.



Liverpool had to be in Champions League, says Klopp

Wenger's side beat Everton 3-1 but victories for Liverpool and Manchester City on the final day of the Premier League campaign meant they finished fifth with 75 points and will have no Champions League football next season. For the first time he has finished outside the top four places. He said: "It is not that I will sit together with Michael Edwards ( Liverpool's sporting director) tomorrow and think about what we need".



Woods found asleep at the wheel, no alcohol in his system

Penguins winger Jake Guentzel was such an unknown commodity that his own captain hardly knew who he was before the season began. Mired in an eight-game goal drought heading into the series , the 22-year-old Nebraskan provided the victor in Game 1 and again in Game 2 when he pounded home a rebound just 10 seconds into the third for his third of the series and 12th of the playoffs.


Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

Charges dropped for Preds fan who threw catfish on ice in Pittsburgh

The Nashville Predators won the first game of each of their first three series but couldn't repeat that scenario in Game One of the Stanley Cup final . It was literally just a dumb idea to throw a catfish out there. While Penguins fans (so far) haven't joined the trend of throwing anything weird on the ice (along with the Predators' catfish and the Red Wings' octopuses, other teams' fans have thrown hamburgers and plastic rats), Pittsburgh fans have done at least one weird thing.