Stephon Marbury Honored in China With His Own Postage Stamp (Photos)

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China loves Stephon Marbury and he loves them back. Since joining the Beijing Ducks, Marbury has led the team to three Chinese Basketball Association titles in four years. According to the New York Post via Marbury, the kid from Brooklyn now has his own postage stamp.   “It’s starting to take on a life of its own,’’ Marbury told The Post on Friday. “I’m still trying to wrap my head around the fact that people will be able to buy a stamp of me to mail packages anywhere in the world,’’ said Marbury, who plans to give a speech at ... Read More

Todd Gurley Deemed Healthy After Medical Recheck

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Todd Gurley's NFL draft stock received a big boost after a recheck of his surgically repaired knee came out really well. https://twitter.com/rapsheet/status/589429962953789440 Gurley suffered a torn ACL on Nov. 15 in Georgia's win over Auburn. That was his first game back after he missed four games because of a suspension for selling his autograph. He had surgery in late November, and the medical recheck in Indianapolis shows he is progressing as he should be, which means he could be ready for training camp.

Jamaal Charles: I Want To Be Offensive Player Of The Year

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Jamaal Charles has been killing defenses for a few years now without any personal goals of his own. What do you expect him to do now that he has his sights set on one singular award. Charles told the media this week that he wants to play for six more seasons, and rack up an Offensive Player of the Year Award or two. "I want to be (AFC) offensive player of the year," Charles said, per ESPN. "That's always my goal, every year my goal. I want to come back to (Kansas City's annual) 101 Banquet for the Chiefs award. ... Read More

ESPN Employees Take Shots at Britt McHenry, Wanted Her Fired

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I believe we've seen a lot of other on air talent at ESPN get off with less punishment for their infractions. TMZ is reporting that several talented members of the ESPN crew wanted McHenry fired for berating the tow truck employee. Not everyone at ESPN wants Britt McHenry back on the air -- with several employees (including on-air talent) telling us plain and simple -- "She should have been fired." We spoke with a whole bunch of ESPN employees ... from producers to production people and even famous faces ... and not one person said they're down with the 1-week ... Read More

L.A. Kings Jarret Stoll Arrested For Having Cocaine & Ecstasy at Wet Republic

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Los Angeles Kings forward Jarret Stoll was arrested Friday at on suspicion of possession of drugs at a Las Vegas resort swimming pool complex, police said. https://twitter.com/cisow77/status/589264901505298432 Stoll, 32, was arrested on suspicion of possession of cocaine and Ecstasy at the Wet Republic pool at the MGM Grand hotel, Las Vegas Metro police confirmed. Police said NHL security has been notified. The longtime boyfriend of television sportscaster Erin Andrews, Stoll has been with the Kings since 2008 and is an unrestricted free agent. The Kings’ season ended Saturday when they failed to qualify for postseason play after winning the Stanley ... Read More

Willie Cauley-Stein Signs With Jay Z’s Roc Nation Sports

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It what can only be described as a unique pairing, Kentucky All-American, Willie Cauley-Stein has signed with Jay Z's Roc Nation Sports. https://twitter.com/RocNation/status/589096081985638400 Former teammate James Young is among the 18 previous clients listed on Roc Nation's website, with others including the NBA's Kevin Durant, MLB's Robinson Cano and NFL's Ndomukong Suh. Cauley-Stein, a consensus All-American as a junior at UK, posted to Twitter that he's, "Blessed and honored to have the opportunity to be apart of the #RocNationSports family! #TheJourneyBegins"

Alex Rodriguez Crushes 471-foot solo HR, the longest in MLB this season (Video)

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New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez is continuing his assault on MLB record books. He stepped in at DH on Friday against the Rays and crushed a 471 foot blast to left-center that put the Yankees up 1-0. Mike Axisa of CBS Sports reported the home run was the longest of the young MLB season so far. https://twitter.com/mikeaxisa/status/589211962552279042 https://vine.co/v/ezXFdnAXOUL