The Big Lead PM Sports Roundup, in which there are stories on many sides…on many sides.
Floyd Mayweather Sr. threatened to drop an 18-year-old: Ice Cube sat by and watched as Floyd Sr. squared up to Barstool Sports’ Octagon Bob. It seemed to be all in good fun, but with the Mayweathers you never really know.
Jaime Lannister is concerned the Cross Fit Games are dirty: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau talked to Men’s Health about his next role, and has concerns about the Cross Fit Games and doping.
ESPN cuts out its Super Bowl party: ESPN will not host a Super Bowl party for the first time in over a decade. It claims to be shifting the money to College Football Playoff production.
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In Case You Missed It on The Big Lead: Ranking NBA Eastern Conference Teams Heading into 2017-18 Season, Sage Steele’s “Stick To SportsCenter” Ain’t Gonna Last, Hue Jackson, DeShone Kizer and a broken brain.
Around the Sports Internet: Kevin Durant has an idea for Washington D.C.’s football team, NBA players are ticked at how the Boston Celtics treated Isaiah Thomas, Cody Rhodes is entering the wine business, Steven Adams has been traded…to the Canterbury Police.
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