As soon as LaVar Ball, the loud-mouthed father of UCLA star Lonzo Ball, started tearing up during UCLA’s eventual 86-75 loss to Kentucky on Friday, fans had to know that the memes were coming. Almost time to get those LaVar Ball crying jordan memes out
The Browns have needed a good quarterback for … oh, just since they returned to Cleveland in 1999. They settled for Brock Osweiler this offseason in a stunning trade, and maybe he will be the answer for them that he wasn’t for the Texans. In the process, though, the Browns made pretty clear that they weren’t interested in Colin Kaepernick, the 29-year-old who led the 49ers to the Super Bowl all of four years ago and has put up better numbers than Osweiler almost across the board. Why did they resist the free agent? Let Joe Thomas, the Browns’ 10-year Pro Bowl left tackle and team captain, explain: Now, Thomas’ point ignores two important truths: Kaepernick has been very good as a starter in the
When Lazaro Armenteros — or “Lazarito”, as he’s known in baseball circles — signed with the Oakland A’s last year, we knew he’d be heard from again soon. The 17-year-old Cuban prospect has yet to appear in an official minor league baseball game, but he made an appearance in Oakland’s split-squad spring training game against the Los Angeles Dodgers on Saturday. In doing so, Susan Slusser of the San Francisco Chronicle notes he became the youngest player in franchise history to play in a Cactus League game.