The Patriots are all but guaranteed to influence the 2017 NFL Draft in a huge way. Even though they hold the No. 32 pick -- the last in the first round of the draft -- the Patriots have the ultimate chip to bargain with in Jimmy Garoppolo . He’s going to be a swing guy for plenty of draft boards, depending on where he goes between now and draft night. But even if the Patriots stand pat, they’re still in a great spot. New England is loaded after winning Super Bowl LI and will get a great selection of quality players late in the first round. One option would be snagging Stanford Cardinal running back/game changer/underrated Pacific Time football player Christian McCaffrey . Going offense in the
The Los Angeles Lakers have been extremely active so far during the NBA trade deadline as Magic Johnson has not wasted any time in making moves since assuming his new role with the franchise. The team has already mvoed veteran guard Lou Williams, and now the Lakers have swung another deal with the Houston Rockets, sending Marcelo Huertas to Houston in exchange for young point guard Tyler Ennis, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical: Ennis is a former first-round pick back in 2014 with the Phoenix Suns. He has seen very little playing time for the most part, but this comes down to the Lakers taking a flyer out on a young player and seeing what he can do. The team did the same thing some
There are downsides to dating a professional athlete — according to Kate Upton, at least. The 24-year-old supermodel swung by Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen on Wednesday, where she was asked by a caller whether her finacé — Detroit Tigers pitcher Justin Verlander — prefers sex before or after games. “I’m really excited, he asked me right before season started so we’ve been keeping it on the down low for quite a while,” she told E! News of her engagement to the Detroit Tigers pitcher.