Former NBA superstar Allen Iverson was in attendance for the 76ers 82-75 victory over the Boston Celtics in game 6 of the Eastern Conference Semifinals last night, and stated his desire to remain playing professional basketball. The 4x NBA scoring champion is 22nd on the NBA’s all-time scoring list.
The NFLPA is now claiming the cap penalties imposed on the Redskins and Cowboys didn’t raise collusion concerns. By taking away salary cap from the Cowboys and Redskins, the NFL is admitting that the league had engaged in collusion in 2010.
Dolphins Head Coach Joe Philbin plans to pick a quarterback by Week 3 of the preseason. Most believe Matt Moore will be the initial starting QB, and the progress of Ryan Tannehill and how the team is doing will determine how long Moore keeps the starting job.
Pro Football Focus wrote a nice article on how the slot receiver has become a premium position in the NFL.
They also profiled their newest Secret Superstar: OLB Aaron Maybin of the New York Jets. These are always a good read, and Bengals fans may recall their 2011 Secret Superstar article on DT Geno Atkins.
The idea of a Plus-One playoff system may be back on the table in college football.
ESPN’s Bill Polian has picked the Bengals to win the AFC North.
DE Osi Umenyiora remains absent from Giants OTAs as he seeks either a new contract or a trade.