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GIF: Manny Pacquiao Punches Floyd Mayweather Hard

After Saturday night’s “fight” and eventual decision, preserving woman-beater Floyd Mayweather’s undefeated professional record, we are left with this wonderful gif that proves if the justice system can’t fully prevail over Money’s extensive history of domestic abuse, he at least continues to get into a ring and can be punched… hard. (h/t Deadspin)

Celtics to Pursue Trade for Kings Center DeMarcus Cousins, Report Says

While this won’t come as a huge surprise, the Celtics are planning to pursue a trade for Kings center DeMarcus Cousins, according to ESPN’s Marc Stein. Cousins has some maturity issues, but would give the Celtics something they desperately need — size and a defensive presence in the middle.

Red Sox Interested in Korean Slugger Byung-Ho Park?

Yes, you read that headline right. The Red Sox are interested in MORE hitting — though this hitter wouldn’t be available until 2016. Either way, the Red Sox have shown interest in Korean slugger Byung-Ho Park, who has hit .310/.434/.645 the last two seasons, including 37 home runs in 2013 and 52 home runs last […]

#TBT: Adam Vinatieri’s Super Bowl-Worn Cleats Up for Sale

Nothing screams “Throwback Thursday” like getting the chance to own a piece of Patriots history. Now, you have that chance. Up for auction soon is Adam Vinatieri’s game-worn cleats used to kick the game-winning field goal to beat the Carolina Panthers at Super Bowl 38. To make the cleats more special — they are autographed […]

#TBT: Nolan Ryan Knocks Red Sox 2B Unconscious on a Bunt Attempt

Throwback Thursday – April 30, 1974 Red Sox second baseman Doug Griffin, nicknamed “Dude,” was knocked unconscious after getting hit in the head by a Nolan Ryan fastball while trying to lay down a bunt. Griffin missed two months with a concussion and suffered temporary hearing loss. Some credit the injury to causing a premature […]

#ICYMI Photos: Rob Gronkowski’s New Girlfriend, Camille Kostek

Patriots tight end Rob Gronkowski is dating former Patriots cheerleader, news anchor and model Camille Kostek, according to TMZ, who reported Tuesday that Kostek just landed a “ambassador” gig with Benrus Watch Company. Gronk has been linked to all sorts of girls in the past, including porn star Bibi Jones and even a 16-year-old in […]

Red Sox Call Up Jackie Bradley Jr. from Triple-A

The Red Sox called up outfielder Jackie Bradley Jr. on Tuesday as Mike Napoli deals with an illness. Bradley, a gifted outfielder defensively, had one of the worst offensive seasons in Red Sox history last year, hitting .198 with 1 home run, 30 RBIs and a putrid .531 OPS.

Video: Kevin Love Out for Playoffs After Kelly Olynyk Dislocates Shoulder

Cavaliers general manager Daniel Griffin announced Tuesday that it’s highly unlikely that Kevin Love will return to play for the Cavs in the playoffs. This is of course after Celtics center Kelly Olynyk pulled Love’s arm out of its socket during Game 4 on Sunday. After the game, Love called Olynyk’s play intentional and bush […]

Video: Roger Goodell Says Patriots #Deflategate Report Coming Soon

In the never-ending Deflategate saga, we have a new development this morning. Roger Goodell told CBS News that Ted Wells is nearly finished with the report. “[Wells] has not been given a time frame, I expect it will not be long,” Goodell told Charlie Rose on CBS This Morning Tuesday. The investigation began in late […]

Jets Fined $100,000 For Darrelle Revis Tampering; No Draft Pick Loss

The New York Jets were fined $100,000 by the NFL on Tuesday for tampering with former Patriots cornerback Darrelle Revis, who they later signed to a long-term deal. The tampering is specifically in reference to Jets team owner Woody Johnson’s comments toward the end of the season, when he said he would like to bring […]

Tom Brady was at Gillette Stadium while Patriots were at White House

We’re learning more about Tom Brady’s whereabouts while his teammates were at the White House celebrating their Super Bowl championship with President Obama. According to ESPN’s Mike Reiss, Brady was at Gillette Stadium for a period of time Thursday while his team was in Washington.

Red Sox Sign Rick Porcello to 4-Year, $82.5 Million Contract

Rick Porcello hasn’t thrown a pitch for the Red Sox, but the team has made him a very rich man. The Red Sox, fresh off a big 8-0 win on Opening Day, have signed the 26-year-old free-agent-to-be Porcello to a four-year deal that covers the 2016-2019 seasons. Porcello will earn a $500,000 signing bonus, $20 […]

Rob Gronkowski to Portray Cop in ‘You Can’t Have It’ Movie

The summer of Gronk continues. Rob Gronkowski will apparently play a police officer in the upcoming movie, “You Can’t Have It.” The movie stars Joanna Krupa and Armand Assant, according to TMZ. Yo soy fiesta!

Stevan Ridley Likely to Sign with Jets or Dolphins, Report Says

Running back Stevan Ridley has likely played his final down for the Patriots. According to the New York Daily News, Ridley is expected to sign with the Jets or Dolphins.

Red Sox Trade Rumors Swirl Around Allen Craig

According to ESPN Boston’s Gordon Edes, a number of teams have begun preliminary negotiations with the Red Sox over Allen Craig, who can play the outfield, first base and third base. Sure, Craig was a disaster after coming over in the John Lackey trade, but he’s a definite major league hitter with a good amount […]