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The 5 Worst NBA Draft Day Trades Of The Last 20 Years
dimemag.com Updated Jun 13, 2013
Remember watching Tyrus Thomas during LSU’s run to the Final Four in the 2006 NCAA Tournament? The man was an animal, destroying top overall seed Duke during a Sweet 16 matchup and then hanging 21 points, grabbing 13 rebounds, and blocking three shots aUpvote Share Tweet
ESPN.com Updated Jun 13, 2013Let’s catch up on some odds and ends from around the division: Former Atlanta running back Michael Turner was sentenced to probation and fined $1,000 for reckless driving. That stems from an incident that happened in September. The Falcons released TurnUpvote Share Tweet
Ex-Falcon Turner reportedly gets probationESPN.com Updated Jun 13, 2013Former Falcons running back Michael Turner, who was arrested on charges of drunken driving last September, reportedly pleaded guilty to a lesser charge on Feb. 28, a day before he was released by Atlanta.Upvote Share Tweet
Buster Blog: Big Decisions About Braves' RotationJun 13With Brandon Beachy returning in the next couple weeks, Buster Olney blogs about the tough decision the Braves will have to make regarding their starting rotation.
2013 NBA playoffs -- San Antonio Spurs struggle with Miami Heat's smallbal…Jun 13San Antonio struggled with Miami's smallball approach in Game 4, writes J.A. Adande.
Seattle Seahawks, Tarvaris Jackson agree to one-year deal, according to so…Jun 13The Seattle Seahawks have reached a one-year deal with quarterback Tarvaris Jackson, a source told ESPN.com's John Clayton. Jackson passed his physical Thursday and then accepted the Seahawks' offer.
Sources: Rivers, Clips have mutual interestJun 13The Clippers have not formally requested permission to interview Celtics coach Doc Rivers in the wake of widespread reports about Rivers' potential departure from Boston, but there is strong mutual interest between the parties, according to sources.