Report: Hedo Turkoglu nearing free agent deal to return to Clippers


Hedo Turkoglu did next to nothing from a statistical standpoint for the Clippers a season ago, after being added in the middle of the year in an attempt to bolster the bench with a veteran player that could help the team for its run into the postseason.

But he must have been a good practice squad player and/or a good locker room presence, because L.A. is reportedly going to bring him back for next season.

From Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports:

Free-agent forward Hedo Turkoglu is nearing agreement on a one-year, $1.4 million deal to return to the Los Angeles Clippers, league sources told Yahoo Sports.

After working out a contract buyout with the Orlando Magic and signing with the Clippers in January, Turkoglu, 35, averaged three points in 38 games.

So, why bring back Turkoglu if he wasn’t much help in live game action last season? Something Chris…

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The 2014 Heisman Trophy tracker


The opening weekend of college football was full of great games, big plays and impressive performances.  Some big-name players were as good as advertised, while others struggled with the pressure that comes from being in the national spotlight.  There were also some huge games from players who were flying under the radar just a week ago.  Here is a look at the best of the best from week one.

Bryce Petty, senior, quarterback, Baylor: Petty wasn’t at the top of his game, but he didn’t need to be as Baylor beat up on S.M.U. 45-0 on Sunday night.  In one half of football, he completed 13-of-23 passes for 161 yards and a pair of  touchdowns.  He also added 21 yards and another score on two carries on the ground.

Up next for Petty and the Bears is a matchup against Northwestern State.

Sean Mannion, senior, quarterback, Oregon State: Mannion and…

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Nude photos of Jennifer Lawrence, Victoria Justice leaked online

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(PIX11) — A 4chan hacker claims to have leaked nude photos of female celebrities including Jennifer Lawrence, Victoria Justice and Mary E. Winstead.

The hacker released a list Sunday of several stars whose photos were allegedly leaked.

A representative for Jennifer Lawrence confirmed the leaked photos are real, reported Huffington Post.

Actress Mary E. Winstead went to Twitter about her leaked photos, which were taken with her husband years ago.

Victoria Justice, whose name was also on the list, also went to Twitter Sunday evening to…

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