Golden State Warriors star Kevin Durant took aim at Shaquille O'Neal over the NBA great's public criticism of JaVale McGee. McGee, 29, has been targeted by four-time NBA champion O'Neal for some of his performances in the league, with the Hall of Famer constantly ridiculing the Warriors centre. Fed up with the scrutiny and humour after featuring in a parody video with O'Neal, former Dallas Mavericks, Philadelphia 76ers, Denver Nuggets and Washington Wizards big man McGee lashed out on Twitter as the pair traded insults and threats via social media on Thursday.
It's been a rough year for veteran MLB pitcher Jake Peavy. As detailed by ESPN's Jerry Crasnick, Peavy is currently unsigned and waiting to sort out some personal matters before joining a team. According to Crasnick, last February, Peavy fell victim to a Ponzi scheme orchestrated by a financial investor named Ash Narayan, who took money that was supposed to go into "conservative investments" and funneled it into a failed ticketing business.
Yahoo Sports' Brad Evans previews and makes his picks for the biggest games on this weekend's college hoops slate.