Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both roster spot and flexibility under hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

Lakers will reportedly waive Quinn Cook, opening up both a roster spot and flexibility under the hard cap

The Los Angeles Lakers are waiving fifth-year guard Quinn Cook, according to The Athletic’s Shams Charania. Cook, a lifelong Lakers fan who won a championship with the team last season, struggled to find any minutes in a revamped rotation. The decision serves multiple purposes from a roster-building perspective.  The decision to waive Cook will not […]

2021 NFL free agency: 49ers' Jimmy Garoppolo among 25 potential big-name cap casualties

2021 NFL free agency: 49ers’ Jimmy Garoppolo among 25 potential big-name cap casualties

The 2021 NFL offseason promises lots of big-name movement, thanks to an unprecedented quarterback trade market and a top-heavy free agent class featuring young stars like Dak Prescott and Chris Godwin. But the pool of available veterans could — and likely will — grow exponentially as teams trim bloated salaries and look to stay under […]

Are Panthers clearing so much cap room to make a run at Deshaun Watson? Here's what Carolina's cleared so far

Are Panthers clearing so much cap room to make a run at Deshaun Watson? Here’s what Carolina’s cleared so far

The most consequential move in the NFL this week was almost certainly the Carson Wentz trade. Five years removed from trading multiple first-round picks to move up and grab Wentz and two years removed from handing him a monster contract extension, the Philadelphia Eagles were willing to deal him away for a third-round pick and […]

Fantasy Baseball 2021 Mock Draft: AL-only salary cap league results in bidding war for aces, stolen bases

Fantasy Baseball 2021 Mock Draft: AL-only salary cap draft results in bidding war for aces, stolen bases

It was always going to be a dogfight, our AL-only Rotisserie salary cap draft  — or what we used to refer to as an auction. When 12 teams are looking to fill 23 roster spots using only half the player pool, things will get gross in a hurry. And those looking to lavish themselves with […]

Packers release Rick Wagner and Christian Kirksey, clear cap space leading into free agency

Packers release Rick Wagner and Christian Kirksey, clear cap space leading into free agency

Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images Like a number of clubs, the Green Bay Packers are currently tasked with trying to get under what is likely to be a decreased salary cap heading into the 2021 offseason. The NFL announced this week that the minimum the cap will be next year is $180 million, which is quite a […]

Von Miller, Emmanuel Sanders head list of potential cap casualties who can fill roster holes

Von Miller, Emmanuel Sanders head list of potential cap casualties who can fill roster holes

Get ready for an unprecedented NFL free agency period, and not just because of the class of players set to hit the market due to an expiring contract.  Given the reduced salary cap, more teams than ever before are going to have difficult financial decisions on their hands, and more established veterans than ever before […]

How 10 NFL teams with the least salary cap space can help themselves ahead of 2021 season

How 10 NFL teams with the least salary cap space can help themselves ahead of 2021 season

The 2021 NFL offseason may feature quite a few cautious approaches in free agency, with teams set to navigate a reduced salary cap and pandemic-related uncertainties that could continue to linger. But a handful of teams are likely to be quieter because of their own doing. Unlike the Jets and Jaguars of the league, who […]

Fantasy Baseball 2021 Mock Draft: AL-only salary cap league results in bidding war for aces, stolen bases

Fantasy Baseball 2021 Mock Draft: AL-only salary cap league results in bidding war for aces, stolen bases

It was always going to be a dogfight, this AL-only Rotisserie salary cap draft  — or what we used to refer to as an auction. When 12 teams are looking to fill 23 roster spots using only half the player pool, things will get gross in a hurry. And those looking to lavish themselves with […]

A.J. Bouye released by Broncos, saving Denver a significant amount of salary cap space

A.J. Bouye released by Broncos, saving Denver a significant amount of salary cap space

Isaiah J. Downing-USA TODAY Sports The Denver Broncos made their first major offseason roster decision by releasing veteran cornerback A.J. Bouye. Bouye had a year left on his contract with the Broncos and was owed a base salary of $13 million in 2021.  Denver traded a 2020 fourth-round pick to the Jacksonville Jaguars for Bouye […]