the All-Star will reach ten years of NBA experience with the 2019-20 season

Beyond the $39,204,000 in the fifth season of the contract, exactly half of the remaining disparity between Hayward’s full Bird (Jazz) and free agent compensation comes in the fourth season, when the difference between five percent and eight percent raises has accumulated over three full years. That margin exists, but only matters if Hayward chooses […]

ESPN is bringing back Hank Williams Jr. to ‘Monday Night Football,’ for some reason

ESPN is bringing back Hank Williams Jr. for its Monday Night Football opening, according to Cindy Watts of USA Today. The move comes six years after Williams was dropped from the broadcast following comments he made about John Boehner golfing with Barack Obama. Stephanie Druley, ESPN’s vice president of events and studio production, says she […]

DeMarcus Ware opens up about his retirement from NFL

Former Cowboys and Broncos All-Pro DeMarcus Ware is retiring from the NFL, but it’s not because his body is telling him to. In an exclusive interview with The MMQB Tuesday, Ware opened up about why he felt it was time to call it quits. “You go through so much as a player to keep playing—for […]

Joe Johnson came up huge in crunch time for the Jazz

The Jazz, on the other hand, suffered through a taxing seven-game series against the Los Angeles Clippers. Utah came out on top, eliminating the Clippers on their own home turf, but now must go to war with a team pegged to emerge from the Western Conference for a third straight season. Joe Johnson came up […]

That combination of inconsistent talent and outspoken ego may have scared teams off.

Kizer is unlikely to be an impact starter from day one in the NFL, although he tried to entice the Chicago Bears to snap him up with the No. 3 pick, wearing a Chicago (the band) t-shirt during his workout in South Bend. He’s a dynamic passer who can fit the ball into windows and […]