Vaxxed LeBron: Road to title starts with health

One of the reasons Lakers star LeBron James said he got the COVID-19 vaccine was because staying healthy is “the No. 1 thing” on the team’s road to winning an NBA championship this season.

Concern among NBA vaccinated staffers growing

Though roughly 90% of NBA players are vaccinated as training camp approaches Tuesday, tension exists between those around the league mandated to be vaccinated and the nearly 40 unvaccinated players, league sources told ESPN.

Sources: Sherman to visit, work out for Bucs

Veteran cornerback Richard Sherman, who will visit with the Bucs on Tuesday, needs a week or two from the time he signs with his next team until he’s ready to play, sources told ESPN.

Brady: New England trip not a time to reminisce

In a SiriusXM podcast, Tom Brady touched on a variety of topics ahead of his return to New England, including his relationship with Bill Belichick, his thoughts on how fans may greet him and some comments his father made last week about his Patriots exit.

Sources: Newly reinstated WR Gordon to join KC

Former All-Pro wide receiver Josh Gordon, who recently was informed that he is being reinstated, is planning to sign with the Kansas City Chiefs, sources tell ESPN.