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Antonio Brown lands deal with Patriots!!!

SLUMSMAG STAFF: RENAY MARIE: @renaymarie_

Football star Antonio Brown just signed with the New England Patriots, Just hours after he was cut by the Oakland Raiders before starting the 2019-2020 season.

According to multiple outlets the agreement is for one year, included a $9 million signing bonus and could be worth up to $15 million.

The Patriots emerged as a possible suitor for Brown given their history with reclamation projects, though early reports suggesting it will be a long shot. However Brown bucked the odds and made it out of another sticky situation kiddos to him. 

Simone Biles Makes History At U.S. Gymnastics Championships!!!

SLUMS MAG STAFF: RENAY MARIE

One night after becoming the first person ever to land a double at the U.S. Gymnastics Championships, Simone Biles continued to make jaws drop this weekend with more history. Biles became the first to land a triple double in competition on the floor during her routine.

Biles won her sixth U.S. championship becoming only the second woman in history to accomplish the feat,It is Biles 20th consecutive all-around win as to date.

Despite her historic performance this weekend she still felt she needed a triple-double stating “As soon as I fell on floor, I was like, That’s it, I still get really frustrated because I know how good I am and how well I can do, so I just want to do the best routine for the audience and for myself out here.”

LIFE BEYOND BASKETBALL: KOBE BRYANT

SLUMS MAG STAFF: RENAY MARIE

NBA superstar Kobe Bryant sits down with Sports Center Cari Champion to discuss his final 60-point game, how he’s been spending his time and how sports is essential for the youth.

When speaking on his final 60-point game he stated it was like the beginning, and end of a film. He went on to say how he knew he completed his task and felt fulfilled which gave him a emotional release. Stating it took him 15 years to figure out what he wanted to do after his NBA career, continuing to say how he’s excited about what’s next.

He now produce through the art of storytelling while still passing knowledge to this generation of players. When speaking on the youth he stated how sports not only have physical benefits but mental,and emotional benefits as well. He went on to say how youth gain life skills they can carry with them for the rest of their lives through sports raising consciousness about the human spirit through sports. We couldn’t agreed more kudos to Kobe Bryant.

CARMELO ANTHONY NOT READY TO CALL IT QUITS!!!!

Slums MAG Staff: Renay Marie

Carmelo Anthony has reached out to the Lakers and Clippers among other teams to keep his spot in the NBA.

The Ten-time NBA All-Star set with ESPN’s Stephen A. Smith on “First Take” in which he candidly discussed his short-lived tenures with the Thunder and Rockets, Melo isn’t ready just yet to call it quits.

When he got traded last season when playing for the rockets he stayed “I was surprised by it big-time,” Anthony said. “For three, four years, they were trying to get me to come to the Houston Rockets, and when I finally went there they said, ‘OK, this is the piece that we need.’ So I get there, and I’m thinking everything is going to be good, I’m doing everything I gotta do. Never missed a practice, did all my work.” “I know I can still play.

Los Angeles Lakers: Missing the 2019 playoffs would affect their off-season

Slums MAG Staff: Renay Marie

The Lakers had a chance to turn the season around after the all-star break and could have easily gone on a run to start the second half to catapult the team back into the playoff picture however they didn’t turn things around and now they have no chance at being in the playoffs. They extended the losing streak to three games falling behind ending their season. Moving forward the Lakers are going to be trying to make significant moves in the off season to make sure this does not happen again.

Oklahoma Thunder Now Stands In The Number No. 3 Spot In The Western Conference

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Slums MAG Staff: Renay Marie

Oklahoma Thunder point guard Russel Westbrook added a triple double of 29 points in their recent game. On Tuesday they ended with a 123-114 victory over the Portland Trail Blazers at Chesapeake Energy Arena. Keeping the winning steak alive they now stand at the number No. 3 spot in the Western Conference with playoffs right around the corner.

The NFL Playoffs Is In Full Effect

Slums Mag Staff: Renay Marie

With the NFL playoffs officially kicking off this weekend, that can only mean one thing it’s time to make some predictions. Over the next four weeks the NFL will be playing a total of 11 playoff games.  Sports fans everywhere hoping their team make the cut. As of now the @dallascowboys fans are celebrating after their recent victory against the @seahawks. We all will soon see who else advance #SEAvsDAL #NFLPlayoffs