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'He was just a folk hero': Colt Brennan’s football legacy on the islands
Colt Brennan died earlier this week at the age of 37, but the record-breaking quarterback's legacy lives on through the fans he made from coast to coast and the local quarterbacks he inspired.[read more]

Firefighters could lose jobs for Kobe crash photos
Two Los Angeles County firefighters could be fired and a third suspended after some first responders took and shared graphic photos from the site of the helicopter crash that killed Kobe Bryant, his teenage daughter and seven others, court documents say.[read more]

Bridgewater criticizes how Panthers practiced
Teddy Bridgewater was critical of how the Panthers practiced last season, saying in a radio interview Wednesday that offensive coordinator Joe Brady didn't prioritize red zone and 2-minute drills.[read more]

Phillies' Realmuto lands on COVID-related IL
Phillies catcher J.T. Realmuto, who is hitting .314 with four home runs and 16 RBIs this season, has been placed on the COVID-related IL, the team announced Thursday.[read more]

Lakers raise title banner, stay alive for top-6 spot
The Lakers celebrated their 2020 championship with fans on Wednesday night, then beat the Rockets 124-122 to keep alive their slim hopes of avoiding the play-in tournament.[read more]

Source: Packers, in need of QBs, adding Bortles
The Packers have reached a one-year contract with Blake Bortles, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter. The quarterback is the first added by the team since news of Aaron Rodgers' unhappiness broke.[read more]

Man City-Chelsea UCL final moved to Porto
The 2021 men's Champions League final between Manchester City and Chelsea due to take place on May 29 has been moved from Istanbul to Porto.[read more]

Brady, chasing Brees, returns to NE in Week 4
The Bucs open against the Cowboys on Sept. 9, but all eyes will be on Tom Brady's return to Foxborough in Week 4.[read more]

NBA creates award in honor of Abdul-Jabbar
The NBA has created a new award in honor of Kareem Abdul-Jabbar, the league's leading career scorer and a noted civil rights activist, that will recognize a player who best embodies his striving for social justice and racial equality.[read more]

Was PSG right to extend Neymar's contract, and will it persuade Mbappe to stay?
Neymar's new deal keeps him at PSG until he's 34, but should the team have used the money elsewhere and further entice Kylian Mbappe to stay?[read more]