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Ballerific Sports: Antonio Brown Traded To The Oakland Raiders

Antonio Brown has gotten his wish to leave the Pittsburgh Steelers, who have agreed to trade the perennial all-pro to the Oakland Raiders for a third- and a fifth-round draft pick. Per NFL Network, Brown will receive a reworked contract that covers three years and pays $50.1 million (with a maximum value …

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Draymond Green Close To Hiring Lebron James’ Agent Rich Paul

Draymond Green To Hire Lebron's Agent

Golden State Warriors forward Draymond Green is “close to hiring Rich Paul of #KlutchSports as his basketball representation,” according to Yahoo Sports. Paul also represents 18 other players under NBA contracts, including #LeBronJames, #AnthonyDavis, #JohnWall, and #EricBledsoe. B.J. Armstrong is Green’s current representation and is also a former NBA player …

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LeBron James: Donald Trump Is Using Sports To Divide Us

Donald Trump is using the NFL’s National Anthem Policy as another divisive tactic to divide the country, according to LeBron James. On Monday during an interview with CNN’s Don Lemon, the Los Angeles Lakers Forward shared his insights on how Trump’s influence has impacted race relations in sports. “When you’re …

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U.S. Supreme Court Lifts Federal Ban On Sports Gambling

On Monday (May 14), the U.S. Supreme Court ruled that the federal ban on sports gambling is unconstitutional in its New Jersey case. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This 25-year-old federal law prohibited sports betting on college and professional sports outside of Nevada. The case known as Murphy v. NCAA was ruled 7-2 …

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Baller Alert’s Year In Review: Best Sports Moments Of 2017

Although 2016 was the year of the sports comebacks with the Cleveland Cavaliers’ legendary comeback to defeat the Golden State Warriors after being down 3-1 in the NBA finals and Tom Brady’s incredible return to the field after “deflate-gate,” 2017 had its share of incredible moments, as well. From comebacks …

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Seth DeValve Becomes First White Player To Take A Knee

⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Last season Colin Kaepernick garnered attention for taking a knee during the national anthem in protest of police brutality and racism. While many argued his form of protest was against military or unpatriotic, it simply was not. Kaepernick was joined by several other players throughout the season. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ This …

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