• Lonzo Ball's father says son will 'only play for the Lakers,' later clarifies statement
    Sports
    The Dagger

    Lonzo Ball's father says son will 'only play for the Lakers,' later clarifies statement

    Lonzo Ball is likely off to the NBA next year, where, his day says, he’ll be better than the reigning unanimous MVP. UCLA’s Lonzo Ball is still in college but his father, LaVar, already knows where his son is going to be playing after college: The Los Angeles Lakers. “My son will only play for the Lakers,” LaVar Ball said on The Kevin and Mike Show, a local Arizona sports radio show.

  • NFL player who negotiated his own contract without an agent had it completely backfire
    Finance
    Business Insider

    NFL player who negotiated his own contract without an agent had it completely backfire

    Last offseason, NFL offensive tackle Russell Okung decided to enter free agency without an agent to avoid paying a fee on his contract. Okung signed a five-year deal worth about $10.6 million per year with the Denver Broncos. After that, the Broncos had the decision to pick up the remaining four years of his contract which had about $20.5 million guaranteed.

  • Deontay Wilder stays perfect, adds to résumé with brutal fifth-round knockout
    Sports
    Boxing

    Deontay Wilder stays perfect, adds to résumé with brutal fifth-round knockout

    Deontay Wilder is now 38-0 with 37 knockouts in his professional career. In the lead-up to his fight against Gerald Washington, Deontay Wilder admitted he didn’t watch much of the challenger’s tape. For the first four rounds of the fight, you could tell he didn’t as Washington controlled almost every