• By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    TOP 3 DESTINATIONS FOR KYLE LOWRY AFTER LAKERS' RUSSELL WESTBROOK TRADE

    With the Los Angeles Lakers finding their point guard in Russell Westbrook, here are the top three destinations for free agent Kyle...

    NBA, New Orleans Pelicans, Philadelphia 76ers, Toronto Raptors
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    BIGGEST WINNERS AND LOSERS OF THE 2021 NBA DRAFT

    Who were the winners and losers of the 2021 NBA Draft? The Detroit Pistons and Cleveland Cavaliers used trades to their advantage while...

    NBA Draft
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    LEBRON JAMES SEEMS EXCITED ABOUT THE RUSSELL WESTBROOK TRADE

    Los Angeles Lakers star LeBron James' latest Instagram post indicates that he is pretty stoked about the acquisition of Russell Westbrook....

    Los Angeles Lakers
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    RUSSELL WESTBROOK THANKS WIZARDS IN HEARTFELT LETTER TO FANS ON INSTAGRAM

    Russell Westbrook was pure class in thanking Washington Wizards fans over Instagram. They may have only been together for one season,...

    Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    HOW VALUABLE IS BEN SIMMONS RIGHT NOW?

    Ben Simmons' value is about both his strengths and his weaknesses. So why is it so hard to find the middle ground between them? It's...

    Philadelphia 76ers
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    THE WHITEBOARD: HOW DOES RUSSELL WESTBROOK FIT WITH LEBRON THE LAKERS?

    The Whiteboard is The Step Back's daily basketball newsletter, covering the NBA, WNBA and more. Subscribe here to get it delivered...

    Los Angeles Lakers, The Whiteboard
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    SKIP BAYLESS BURPED UP A TERRIBLE RUSSELL WESTBROOK TAKE AFTER LAKERS TRADE

    Skip Bayless crushes the Los Angeles Lakers after trading for Russell Westbrook. While most people believe the Los Angeles Lakers got...

    Los Angeles Lakers, Washington Wizards
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    GLORY DAYS TELLS THE STORY OF THE SUMMER OF 1984, A TURNING POINT IN SPORTS HISTORY

    Glory Days, the new book from L. Jon Wertheim, chronicles the summer of 1984, one of the most pivotal stretches in sports history....

    NBA
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    CELTICS DUMP TRISTAN THOMPSON TO CLEAR ROOM FOR JOSH RICHARDSON TRADE

    The Boston Celtics are moving Tristan Thompson in a three-team trade to clear room for Josh Richardson. The 2021 NBA Draft may be in...

    Atlanta Hawks, Boston Celtics, Dallas Mavericks, Sacramento Kings
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    3 BIGGEST STEALS OF THE 2021 NBA DRAFT

    These three players could be the biggest steals of the 2021 NBA Draft. The 2021 NBA Draft is already in the rearview mirror, but after...

    NBA Draft
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    OLYMPIC BOXER TRIES A MIKE TYSON EAR BITE IN COMPETITION

    Olympic boxer tries a Mike Tyson ear bite in competition. Yes, you read that headline right. It really is unbelievable that something...

    Boxing, Olympics, Summer Olympics
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    AFTER THE FIGHT: CAN ‘JUGGERNAUT' JOE JOYCE BECOME CHAMPION?

    Heavyweight boxing contender Joe Joyce did what he needed to do in dispatching veteran Carlos Takam via TKO in round 6, but can he...

    Boxing
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    XU CAN VS. LEIGH WOOD NEW MAIN EVENT AFTER BENN POSITIVE FOR COVID

    Conor Benn vs. Adrian Granados is off after Benn tested positive for COVID-19. The featherweight title bout between Xu Can and Leigh...

    Boxing
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    MICHAEL COFFIE SUDDEN CHANGE AFTER GERALD WASHINGTON COVID NEWS

    Heavyweight Michael Coffie was supposed to fight Gerald Washington on July 31, but Washington tested positive for COVID-19. New opponent,...

    Boxing
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    WILL THE YANKEES EXTEND ANTHONY RIZZO?

    After coming out of nowhere to acquire Anthony Rizzo, will the New York Yankees sign the former Cubs first baseman to a contract extension?...

    New York Yankees
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    MLB TRADE DEADLINE: CARDINALS DEAL FOR JON LESTER AT THE BUZZER

    The St. Louis Cardinals have added another veteran southpaw starter in Jon Lester. Hours after trading for J.A. Happ with the Minnesota...

    St. Louis Cardinals, Washington Nationals
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    WHO DID THE CUBS GET IN THE KRIS BRYANT TRADE WITH GIANTS?

    With Kris Bryant on the move to the San Francisco Giants, here is who the Chicago Cubs acquired in their trade. Weeks ago, reports...

    Chicago Cubs, San Francisco Giants
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    WATCH KRIS BRYANT FIGHT BACK TEARS THE MOMENT HE FOUND OUT CUBS TRADED HIM TO GIANTS

    Kris Bryant was traded to the Giants on Friday afternoon, but the last image of him in a Cubs uniform is going to break hearts all...

    Chicago Cubs
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    ASTROS MAKE ANOTHER SAVVY TRADE TO SHORE UP THE BULLPEN

    The Houston Astros made another strong move before the trade deadline, acquiring Phil Maton from the Cleveland Indians. With the Houston...

    Running, Houston Astros
  • By FanSided   -   Aug 1, 2021

    BRAVES PROJECTED LINEUP AFTER TRADING FOR ROYALS SLUGGING OUTFIELDER JORGE SOLER

    The Atlanta Braves have completely revamped their outfield by trading for Jorge Soler. The Atlanta Braves have been incredibly aggressive...

    Atlanta Braves, Kansas City Royals