Sports: Blake Griffin & Ryan Kalil Producing Disney Reboot of ‘The Rocketeer’ With Black Female Lead

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Walt Disney studios is developing a sequel-reboot of the 1991 action-adventure movie, The Rocketeer.  They’re hiring Max Winkler and Matt Spicer to pen the script; Brigham Taylor, who produced The Jungle Book with Jon Favreau, is producing along with Los Angeles Clippers star Blake Griffin and Ryan Kalil of the Carolina Panthers.  The project titled The Rocketeers , is in the early development stages, but it will have a modern-day twist, and will be headlined by a black female character.  


NBA: Vlade Divac Says DeMarcus Cousins is the ‘Most Dominant Player in the Whole World

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Many people are seeing a different side of DeMarcus Cousins as he’s all smiles playing for Team USA and actualizing his dream of playing for Olympic gold.  With Team USA, his teammates are some of the best players in the world, he doesn’t have to do everything.  He’s a big man that needs to rebound and defend and he’s doing an amazing job.  Sacramento Kings general manager Vlade Divac has been watching, and he levied heavy praise on his franchise star.


NBA: Glen Rice Jr. Allegedly Beat Up Ex-NCAA Player; Rice Found With AK-47, .38 & 6 Cell Phones

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It was reported that Glen Rice Jr. was booked on Monday morning with a slew of charges.  The details of the case weren’t revealed initially but now the story is coming out about the former NBA player.


NBA: Kings GM on Frustrated Rudy Gay: ‘He has my number. I was a player.. nobody called me everyday’

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Earlier I posted about Rudy Gay’s frustrations with the Sacramento Kings.  It’s been all over the media that the Kings are looking to trade Gay but he says they haven’t really had any good communication with him about what’s going on.  Gay said he doesn’t really know what’s going on with the team and he doesn’t even know who their new players are.  Now Kings general manager Vlade Divac has a response for Gay.


(Video) NBA: Meek Mill Throws Stacks at Strip Club With James Harden No Nicki Minaj

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Meek Mill was hosting at ACES Strip Club in Queens on Wednesday night.  This time instead of rolling with his girlfriend Nicki Minaj, it was just him and the fellas including Travis Scott and Houston Rockets star James Harden.


NFL: Antonio Brown Responds to Brandon Marshall’s Most Receiving Yards, Porsche/Rolls-Royce Bet

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Brandon Marshall bet his Porsche that he’ll have more receiving yards than Antonio Brown this upcoming season.  Marshall told Brown to put his Rolls-Royce up in the bet.  Well Brown has responded!


(Video) NFL: Brandon Marshall Bets His Porsche He’ll Have More Receiving Yards Than Antonio Brown!

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Brandon Marshall got his quarterback locked in yesterday when Ryan Fitzpatrick agreed to a one-year, $12 million, fully guaranteed contract with the New York Jets.  He’s feeling so confident, he put up his amazing car on a very interesting bet.


NBA: The Equipment Manager Blake Griffin Punched, No Longer Works For Clippers

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The Los Angeles Clippers equipment staffer Blake Griffin punched in the face is no longer with the team.


NBA: Rudy Gay on Kings: ‘I don’t even know who our new players are’

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So it turns out DeMarcus Cousins isn’t the only one that’s a bit frustrated and clueless about the Sacramento Kings’ offseason moves.  Rudy Gay did not hold back on his feelings while speaking from his summer camp.  Gay says he doesn’t even know who the Kings’ new players are and he’s aware of the team’s efforts to trade him.


(Video) NBA: Harlem Globetrotter Hits Shot From 110-Foot Swing Falling 60mph!

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Every time I think the Harlem Globetrotters can’t do anything crazier, they prove me wrong and amaze me each time.  This time Harlem Globetrotter Bull Bullard took a shot while dropping from a 110-foot swing going at 60 miles per hour.  And of course, he sunk it.  The shot was taken at Morey’s Piers at the Wildwoods boardwalk in New Jersey.


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