Geno Smith has been so bad this week, the Jets are thinking about just letting him rest that ankle against the Jags this week. 

 

Kevin Durant and James Harden discuss with Jalen Rose and Bill Simmons what it was like not playing together last season. 

 

ESPN.com's projections for the Western Conference next season might've gotten Kobe even more motivated.

 

 

 

The Mamba also saluted Kendrick Lamar for the verse that has the entire Hip-Hop community buzzing

 

 

Kendrick also caught Phil Jackson's attention after naming dropping him. 

 

 

 

 

Amar'e Stoudemire is on the panel of judges for the Miss America pageant in Atlantic City, joining Lance Bass of N'Sync, Grammy Award-winning violinist Joshua Bell; comedian and performer Mario Cantone; and Barbara Corcoran, an investor from ABC's "Shark Tank."  

 

Arthur Ashe Stadium is getting a retractable roof

 

AJ Green returned to Bengals practice after missing almost three weeks with a bruised knee. 

 

Johnny Manziel is on the September cover of the Texas Monthly. 

 

To celebrate Magic Johnson's 54th birthday, here's a clip of his highlights:

 

Michigan special teams coach Dan Ferrigno was dared by his players to do something ridiculous in the team photo, and credit to the 60-year-old man because he actually did it

 

Has anyone considered that Chip Kelly could name Matt Barkley as the Eagles starting quarterback? Nah. 

 

Columnist Jason Whitlock is headed back to ESPN from Fox Sports.

 

Jayson Werth looked like he wanted to stomp on the smaller Gio Gonzalez when the pitcher failed to cover first base. 

 

Jesse Jackson Jr. was sentenced to 30 months in prison for scheming to use $750,000 in campaign funds on personal items. 

 

Earl Sweatshirt and Frank Ocean linked up for "Sunday."

 

There's a long list of responses to Kendrick's verse on "Control" - from Lupe Fiasco to Cassidy - but none quite as well-done as Los. No dis. Just bars: