THE TEA | What's The TEA Baby?

Bleacher Report

BBC Sport

ESPN

Yahoo! Sports

  • Do star athletes make too much money?
    With athletes in America's biggest sports leagues raking in salaries worth $300 million and more, is it time to reign in the big spending or do superstars deserve the big bucks they make?
    - 14 Dec 19, 9:32am -
  • Live animal mascots: Cute or exploitative?
    Animal rights activists have repeatedly called for college sports teams to stop using real animals as their mascots. Are these complaints fair or an overreaction?
    - 2 Dec 19, 8:17am -
  • Does U.S. women's soccer deserve equal pay?
    Has the U.S. women's soccer team done enough to warrant salaries that match their male counterparts? The 360 gives you all the angles on heavily-debated topics in the news.
    - 10 Jul 19, 10:46am -
  • After fighting for 9/11 victims, Jon Stewart turns to Warrior Games
    The former “Daily Show” host is serving as the host and emcee of this week’s 2019 Department of Defense Warrior Games in Tampa, where about 300 wounded, ill or injured active-duty and veteran military athletes are competing in 14 adaptive sports.
    - 26 Jun 19, 5:55am -
  • Kevin Love talks anxiety, depression and the time he thought he was going to die mid-game
    “Dear Men” explores how men are navigating the evolution of manhood. NBA All-Star Kevin Love’s mental health journey began in a moment of anxiety on the basketball court during a November 2017 game against the Atlanta Hawks.
    - 1 May 19, 6:00am -
  • Is there a crisis with our boys? Expert says they need love, not discipline
    “Dear Men” explores how men are navigating the evolution of manhood. You can watch the current week's full episode of “Dear Men” every Wednesday at 8 p.m. ET on Roku. So why are young men struggling? So I don’t never hold back my tears when I'm feeling an emotional overload,” he said.
    - 10 Apr 19, 6:00am -

Sports Illustrated

Complex Sports

SB Nation

  • fresh teaThe best way to practice basketball during Covid-19 is against your dog
    Trae Young, Candace Parker and Zach LaVine have done it. How about you? Dogs are making great one-on-one defenders in a world without professional basketball due to the spread of Covid-19. Hell, some of them are giving more effort than a team playing Tuesday night game against the Knicks. Hawks all-…
    - 3 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 12:52pm -
  • fresh teaThe 2020 NFL mock draft database
    Jeff Okudah, Joe Burrow, and Tristan Wirfs are three names near the top of every mock draft. Joe Burrow to Cincinnati and Chase Young to Washington are givens. After that, it’s anyone’s guess. While the majority of the sports world has grinded to a halt due to the spread of coronavirus, the N…
    - 3 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 12:30pm -
  • fresh teaThe Bucs’ new jerseys are cool, clean and don’t look like calculators
    A designer reviews the Buccaneers’ new calculator-free jerseys. The Tampa Bay Buccaneers revealed their new 2020 jerseys Tuesday to usher in a new Tom Brady-led era and people won’t be making fun of these ones. Let’s be honest, anything is better than the horrific calculator-style numbers a…
    - 5 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 11:00am -
  • fresh teaWhat the NBA needs for the season to restart
    Scott Strazzante/The San Francisco Chronicle via Getty Images The road back to an NBA season looks like this. The NBA has been at the center of the coronavirus pandemic since the virus first arrived in the United States. Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert was the first celebrity to contract the virus o…
    - 6 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 10:20am -
  • fresh teaJeff Okudah is the perfect cornerback for the Lions
    Photo by Zach Bolinger/Icon Sportswire via Getty Images The third pick is where things get interesting in the SB Nation NFL writers’ mock draft. Head coach Matt Patricia’s first two seasons in Detroit have not been good. After going 6-10 in Patricia’s first season, the Lions fell to 3-12-1…
    - 6 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 10:00am -
  • fresh teaThe 7 things we hope happen in a Zoom NFL Draft
    Our predictions for how the virtual 2020 NFL Draft could go wrong, after years of screwing up our own Zoom meetings. Head coaches and general managers are officially staying home for the 2020 NFL Draft, which means proceedings will be conducted virtually. That’s right, one of the league’s bigges…
    - 7 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 9:01am -

FanSided

  • fresh teaAtlanta Falcons new uniforms leaked on Twitter
    One week before the Atlanta Falcons were set to officially unveil their new uniforms for 2020, they leaked on Twitter. Earlier on Tuesday, the Atlanta Falcons released a short video clip on Twitter, announcing they’d be unveiling their new uniforms very soon. The video showed their traditional un…
    - 27 mins ago 7 Apr 20, 3:25pm -
  • fresh teaWhen will the Atlanta Falcons’ new uniforms be unveiled?
    The Atlanta Falcons are one of seven NFL teams making changes to their uniforms in 2020. When will The Dirty Birds’ new threads be revealed to the public? Dirty Bird Nation has a love-hate relationship with the Atlanta Falcons’ uniforms over the years. In their 50-plus years as an NFL franchise,…
    - 34 mins ago 7 Apr 20, 3:18pm -
  • fresh teaWatch Stipe Miocic’s new Modelo ad to benefit #FirstRespondersFirst
    Check out the new Modelo ad featuring Stipe Miocic, which aims to bring awareness to the #FirstRespondersFirst initiative. Any MMA fan that has watched basically any UFC broadcast in recent memory is surely familiar with the Modelo beer commercials that feature prominent UFC fighters. Two-weight UFC…
    - 41 mins ago 7 Apr 20, 3:11pm -
  • fresh teaKevin Garnett lays blame on Glen Taylor for lack of Wolves jersey retirement
    Kevin Garnett will not have his jersey retired by the Minnesota Timberwolves anytime soon, and he’s laying the blame on owner Glen Taylor. Back in February, the Boston Celtics announced they will retire Kevin Garnett‘s No. 5 jersey at some point next season. He won a ring with them in 2008, so t…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Apr 20, 2:51pm -
  • fresh teaReport: Tom Brady was interested in playing for 49ers and Raiders
    Tom Brady shocked the NFL when he decided to leave the New England Patriots in favor of the Tampa Bay Buccaneers. However, there were reportedly two other teams he seriously considered. Tom Brady kept his options open before signing with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers this offseason. Earlier this offseaso…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Apr 20, 2:40pm -
  • fresh teaJordan Love and the Raiders would be a football match in heaven
    Jordan Love, starting quarterback of the Las Vegas Raiders, just sounds too good to be true. Here’s why his transaction would be a match made in football heaven. Imagine the silver and black on Jordan Love. If this becomes a reality, Raider nation would be set with its quarterback for the 2020s. T…
    - 1 hour ago 7 Apr 20, 2:22pm -

Deadspin

Outsports

  • fresh teaSilent spring — for college coach, a canceled season means ‘loss of identity’
    Kirk Walker has never seen a season end so abruptly like it did in 2020. Coronavirus impact: Kirk Walker expected to be helping UCLA softball defend its title, but then everything ground to a halt. Outsports is asking LGBTQ people in sports how they are impacted by the coronavirus crisis and its…
    - 7 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 9:00am -
  • fresh tea49ers coach Katie Sowers launches ‘COVID Acts of Kindness Contest’
    Katie Sowers is encouraging her followers to be kind to others during the coronavirus pandemic. | Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images Sowers is asking her followers to share videos of how they’re making someone else smile during the coronavirus pandemic. San Francisco 49ers assistant coach Katie So…
    - 8 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 8:05am -
  • fresh teaJoin Outsports tonight for a conversation about mental health in a time of isolation
    Mental-health professionals and athletes Taylor Vanderlaan and KC Cross join us to share their insights during this difficult time. You can REGISTER for the webinar here. You must be registered to attend. Thank you.Outsports will host a webinar tonight at 7 p.m. ET, to talk about maintaining mental…
    - 10 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 5:56am -
  • fresh teaBillie Jean King narrates her life story for a children’s YouTube series
    Twitter The tennis legend appears as a special guest on children’s author Brad Meltzer’s channel, reading her own biography. There are times when you just need a heartwarming YouTube video to help get you through the day. Or the night. And indeed, one of those times is “every waking second…
    - 11 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 5:00am -
  • fresh teaTransgender booters team-up in India’s Manipur State
    The men of Manipur’s all-transgender soccer team played their first match last month. According to reports, they are the first all-trans team in India. | The Hindu A group of trans men assembled what is reported to be India’s first all-trans soccer side. The Indian state of Manipur is conside…
    - 18 hours ago 6 Apr 20, 9:30pm -
  • Gay tennis player in the Czech Republic says LGBTQ acceptance there is building
    Jan Cmelik plays tennis in the Czech Republic as an out gay man. Jan Cmelik talks about the importance of marriage equality, as well as creating a gay tennis group in Prague. For many years, being out and gay in places like the Czech Republic was viewed as an affront. Yet in recent years more an…
    - 1 day ago 6 Apr 20, 9:40am -

SLAM

  • fresh teaAdam Silver: NBA Won’t Decide on Season Until at ‘Least’ May
    The NBA will not be in position to make any kind of decision as to whether or not to resume its currently halted season “at least” until next month, according to commissioner Adam Silver. The coronavirus global pandemic led to the NBA being the first U.S. pro league to shut down. “We’re in l…
    - 3 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 12:35pm -
  • fresh teaKevin Garnett ‘Not Entertaining’ T-Wolves Jersey Retirement
    Kevin Garnett doesn’t believe a jersey retirement from the Minnesota Timberwolves—where he spent 14 seasons—would be “genuine,” and is therefore “not entertaining it.” Garnett has a lot of unresolved animosity towards team owner Glen Taylor, who he considers a “snake” for backing a…
    - 5 hours ago 7 Apr 20, 10:52am -
  • MEMORY LANE: Kris Jenkins’ Game-Winner in the 2016 Championship
    Introducing MEMORY LANE.  With March Madness canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, we’ll be reliving some legendary tournament moments on the days when NCAA basketball would’ve been played. Enjoy. — It’s the oldest cliche in basketball. A kid dribbles alone in his driveway. It’s the…
    - 1 day ago 6 Apr 20, 8:49am -
  • Kevin Garnett: ‘To Be Called Hall of Famer is Everything’
    Kevin Garnett‘s Hall of Fame enshrinement is “the culmination” of everything he put into the game during a 22-year NBA career. Garnett, 43, is a headliner of the 2020 HOF class, joining Tim Duncan and the late Kobe Bryant. Minnesota Timberwolves owner Glen Taylor, despite their up-and-down his…
    - 2 days ago 5 Apr 20, 1:50pm -
  • Tim Duncan: ‘It’s Kind of the End of the Journey Here’
    Tim Duncan is Hall of Fame-bound, calling it the “end” of his basketball journey. Duncan, 43, headlines the 2020 HOF class alongside Kevin Garnett and the late Kobe Bryant. TD spent his entire career in San Antonio, leading the Spurs to five NBA titles and becoming widely recognized as the great…
    - 2 days ago 5 Apr 20, 1:05pm -
  • DIARY FROM CHINA: Pooh Jeter Gets Out of Quarantine
    The Chinese Basketball Association intended to resume play in mid-April, becoming one of the first leagues that was suspended due to the coronavirus pandemic to return to action. But with the Chinese government issuing an order that restricts all group sporting events until further notice, the CBA h…
    - 2 days ago 5 Apr 20, 10:28am -

The Big Lead

'