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CNNSI.com Updated Jul 17, 2013
Cavaliers interested in Heat's Miller, says reportShare Tweet
nba.com Jul 17, 2013LeBron James padded his trophy collection, receiving three at the ESPY Awards, including male athlete of the year for helping the Miami Heat win a second straight NBA championship.Share TweetDolphins defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle has offered up some very high praise for defensive end Cameron Wake. In an interview with the team’s website, Coyle said there’s not a single player in the NFL he’d rather have on his defense than Wake, who had…Share Tweet
Miami Dolphins Training Camp Primer: Secondarydolphinsgab.com Jul 17, 2013Will Richard Marshall hang on to his starting spot this preseason? In a passing league, the Miami Dolphins’ secondary didn’t have the necessary pieces to contain the league’s top quarterbacks in 2012. Finishing 27th against the pass wasn’t going to cut …Share Tweet
Competitive Balance Lottery pays out 12 Draft picksMLB.com Jul 17, 2013A total of 14 teams were eligible to win additional picks in the 2014 First-Year Player Draft via the Competitive Balance Lottery on Wednesday. The Rockies received the first pick of Round A, followed by the Orioles, Indians, Marlins, Royals and Brewers…Share TweetBill Parcells departed his post as a Dolphins executive during the 2010 season, and it’s a move he believes hurt the franchise. “I think my leaving created a situation that was not good for the Dolphins retrospectively,” Parcells, now an ESPN analyst an…Share TweetBuffalo Bills Now that the deadline has passed for the Bills and free safety Jairus Byrd, how long will his holdout last? Tim Graham of the Buffalo News predicts that Byrd signs before Week 1. The Bills have a new defensive coordinator in Mike Pettine a…Share Tweetdolphinsgab.com Jul 17, 2013Miami Dolphins center Mike Pouncey has yet to offer an apology to anyone offended by him wearing a “Free Hernandez” hat over the weekend. Aaron Hernandez, Pouncey’s former teammate at the University of Florida, is currently in jail while he awaits trial…Share Tweetdimemag.com Jul 17, 2013According to Lakers team sources, Ramona Shelburne of ESPNLosAngeles.com and Brian Windhorst report the Lakers are preparing to make a run at LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony next summer. The veracity of the attempt leaves a lot to be desired, but Laker…Share Tweet
Paul Soliai’s agent expects contract talks during campThe Dolphins didn’t sign Randy Starks to a long-term deal before Monday’s deadline for franchise-tag recipients to sign such contracts, which means that both of their starting defensive tackles are on the path to unrestricted free agency after the seaso…Share TweetA big question facing the Bills is how much their run defense can improve. Said Dolphins QB Ryan Tannehill, “I know that we’re not there yet. We have a long way to go, and we’re going to use the fall camp to our benefit and get better each day.” For all…Share Tweet
Lakers Eye LeBron, MeloJul 17Chris Broussard, P.J. Carlesimo and Tom Penn discuss the possibility of LeBron James and Carmelo Anthony going to the Lakers for the 2014 season.
Aldon Smith OK With Kaepernick's HatJul 17Aldon Smith comments on Colin Kaepernick's decision to wear a Miami Dolphins hat.
Backstage At The ESPYSJul 17A look backstage at the ESPYS.