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Family, teammates honor Jared Lorenzen on Wednesday

EDGEWOOD, Ky. (LEX 18) – The celebration of life for beloved forms UK football player happened on Wednesday. Jared Lorenzen died July 3 following a six-day stay in the hospital. Lorenzen was the quarterback of the UK football team and was signed by the New York Giants in 2004. He had openly struggled with his weight and had returned to …

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Celtics waive former 1st-round pick Yabusele

The Boston Celtics on Wednesday waived big man Guerschon Yabusele, a favorite who had only 2.3 points and 1.4 rebounds over two seasons. Yabusele was one of the Celtics' three first-round draft picks in 2016, at No. 16. They had taken forward Jaylen Brown with the No. 3 pick. Yabusele considered one of the best international prospects at the time, …

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Warriors abstain from 3-hour champion Guardston Livingston

The golden state warrior abstained from three-hour guard Shaun Livingston, but the sources told ESPN that he still wants to return to a 16th season in the NBA. "Shaun was a big part of three NBA championship teams with Warriors, but his overall journey is what is most remarkable," said Warriors CEO Joe Lacob in a statement. "He surpassed incredible …

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NFL.com ranks Raiders 'triplets' as 13th-best in league

Today, NFL.com's Ari Bhanpuri released his rankings for each team set or "triplets" that is, their quarterback, running back and primary receiver. The concept of having triplets came into vogue in the early 1990s when the Dallas Cowboys had Troy Aikman, Emmitt Smith and Michael Irvin. The concept largely ignored the fact that the Cowboys at the time was probably …

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Pruitt commits crimes that greet high school

KNOXVILLE, Tenn. – Tennessee football coach Jeremy Pruitt committed a minor NCAA violation earlier this year by tweeting out his congratulations when the college he attended won an Alabama state basketball title. Pruitt tweeted "Congratulations Robi Coker and Plainview High School on back to back state championship! # 2muchblue #PLV" on March 1st. Tweets were removed 37 minutes later, after …

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Cards make only pick in NFL supplemental draft

2:57 PM ET Kevin Seifert NFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 The Arizona Cardinals selected Washington State safety Jalen Thompson in the fifth round of the NFL supplemental draft Wednesday Thompson was the only player selected. Per NFL rules, the Cardinals will forfeit their fifth-round pick in …

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Federer-Nadal is woven as "Big 3" ostrich in semis

LONDON – Novak Djokovic took what was forming as an entertaining, well-played matchup in the Wimbledon's quarterfinals and quickly slipped into a lopsided romp with a 10-game run. Furthermore, 8-time champion Roger Federer appeared, who became the first player to win 100 games at a Grand Slam tournament to reach his 13th semifinal at the All England Club and No. …

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Within the contract that led to KD, Kyrie trades

Brooklyn Nets included about $ 1 million in annual performance-based incentives for maximum contracts for both Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving, a tweak that made them maneuver to fit DeAndre Jordan and the second round pick Nicolas Claxton in the cavity According to contract data received by ESPN. Both contracts have player options during their fourth seasons, which means that …

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