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Jeanie Buss: Anyone Afraid To Play With Kobe ‘Is Probably A Loser’

Jeanie Buss is standing by her star player. In a SportsCenter interview, the president of the Los Angeles Lakers said that she doesn’t agree with reports that players don’t want to work with Kobe Bryant. And if that’s actually the reason keeping some free agents away from L.A., Buss doesn’t want them anyway. “Any free agent that would be afraid to play with Kobe Bryant...
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Peyton Manning Rips Scoreboard Operator After Win At Home (Video)

Peyton Manning has a bone to pick with the Denver Broncos’ scoreboard operator. With the Broncos leading 35-21 late in the fourth quarter, Manning was visibly frustrated after his many attempts to quiet the crowd failed, resulting in a false start by one of his offensive lineman just before the two-minute warning. But Manning wasn’t upset with the crowd at Sports Authority Field...
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Belichick declines to address Revis' reported tardiness

In one of the least surprising plot twists of the 2014 New England Patriots season, Bill Belichick wouldn’t comment on the reported punishment doled out on Tuesday to cornerback Darrelle Revis. Belichick was asked what transpired when Revis reportedly was told not to come to Gillette Stadium after oversleeping. “Anything between me and the players is between myself and the players...
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OHL Coach Drops F-Bombs On Reporter Following Tenth Straight Loss

From start to finish, Wednesday night was an ugly night for the Ontario Hockey League’s Sudbury Wolves. Following the Wolves’ 7-2 blowout loss to the Sault Ste. Marie Greyhounds that dropped them to a league-worst 1-10-0-0 on the season, head coach Paul Fixter managed to make a bad situation worse. Fixter was heated after the game, but his anger turned into a full-on meltdown...
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Dining Playbook Gala With Billy Costa, Jenny Johnson Is Nov. 15 At Park Plaza

The Dining Playbook Gala, hosted by Billy Costa and Jenny Johnson, is set for Nov. 15, 2014 from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the Park Plaza Castle in Boston. Sponsored by Herb Chambers, the high-end tasting event will feature 30 premier New England restaurants. Guests will have the opportunity to taste a variety of dishes, drink wine, beer and cocktails, and dance to the music of award...
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Zack Kassian Tries To Hop Into Wrong Bench During Botched Line Change (Video)

Vancouver Canucks forward Zack Kassian was an unwelcome guest on the St. Louis Blues bench Thursday night. After a mess of a line change by Vancouver, Kassian went to great lengths to ensure his team didn’t get whistled for too many men on the ice. The forward was too far away from his own bench so he figured any ol’ bench would do, as he attempted to jump into St. Louis...
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Red Sox Podcast: Yoenis Cespedes Facing Johnny Boychuk-Like Situation?

Could the Yoenis Cespedes era already be nearing its conclusion? Cespedes hasn’t even been with the Red Sox for three months, yet there’s a rumor circulating that Boston could look to trade the Cuban slugger as it retools for the 2015 season. After all, the Red Sox have a crowded outfield and several holes to fill before Opening Day. Red Sox manager John Farrell laughed off the...
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Steve Nash To Miss Entire 2014-15 Season Due To Back Injury

LOS ANGELES — Steve Nash hoped for one more chance to show off his playmaking skills after fighting injuries and time for two miserable years with the Los Angeles Lakers. Instead, Nash couldn’t even make it to opening night in the 19th season of his remarkable career. Nash will miss the entire season because of a back injury, the Lakers announced Thursday, putting the two-time...
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Fantasy Football: Jerick McKinnon, Matt Ryan Among Week 8 Sits, Starts

If you own Stevan Ridley, Zac Stacy or anyone in the Buffalo Bills backfield, you’ve likely had a busy past few days scanning the waiver wire. But guess what: Your work isn’t done yet. There were plenty of intriguing waiver wire targets on the market this week, but just because you grabbed them doesn’t mean they’re a lock for your starting roster. Anthony Dixon and Bryce...
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Reports: Bruins’ Zdeno Chara Could Miss 4-6 Weeks With Knee Injury

Boston Bruins captain and No. 1 defenseman Zdeno Chara reportedly suffered a knee injury in Thursday night’s 3-2 loss to the New York Islanders. TSN’s Aaron Ward first reported that Chara could miss 4-6 weeks with the injury. ESPN Boston’s Joe MacDonald confirmed the report. Bruins Zdeno Chara suspected left knee ligament injury.Expected out 4-6 weeks at which time they'...
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Broncos Add To Commanding Lead In AFC West With 35-21 Win Over Chargers

DENVER — Emmanuel Sanders waited six long weeks to join the list of players who have caught a touchdown pass from Peyton Manning. Now, he has four in less than a week. Manning and Sanders connected for a trio of touchdowns Thursday night in the Denver Broncos’ 35-21 victory over the San Diego Chargers. With the Chargers’ banged-up secondary double-teaming red-hot receiver Demaryius...
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Billy Jaffe: Should Bruins Be Concerned About The Bergeron Line? (Video)

Patrice Bergeron is one of the best defensive forwards in the NHL, but that hasn’t shown so far this season. The reigning Selke Trophy-winner has been minus-two in the past two consecutive games for the Boston Bruins, which hasn’t happened since 2012. Still, Bergeron isn’t the only one to blame. Bergeron’s entire line, which includes Brad Marchand and Reilly Smith, hasn...
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Andrew Hawkins’ Son Calls A.J. Green Favorite NFL Player In Hilarious Video

A.J. Green is Andrew Hawkins’ son’s favorite NFL player, but don’t tell Andrew Hawkins that. In a hilarious Instagram video posted by the Cleveland Browns wide receiver, Hawkins’ 2-year-old son Austin learns that picking Green and fellow Cincinnati Bengals wideout Mohamed Sanu over his dad will get him kicked out of the house. ...
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Bruins-Islanders Notes: Patrice Bergeron Line Struggles In 3-2 Loss

BOSTON — Patrice Bergeron failing to play at an elite level is a rare sight for Bruins fans. Although to be fair, his linemates Brad Marchand and Reilly Smith haven’t fared much better. After a poor performance in a 5-3 win over the San Jose Sharks on Tuesday night, the Marchand-Bergeron-Smith line failed to bounce back in a 3-2 loss to the New York Islanders on Thursday night...
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Claude Julien: Bruins ‘Have To Be Better Prepared To Start Games’ (Video)

The Boston Bruins lost to the New York Islanders 3-2 on Thursday, and a sluggish start was the reason for that yet again. The B’s didn’t play to their strengths in the first or second periods, and it was too late by the time they kicked up the aggressiveness in the third period. The fact that they lost big defenseman Zdeno Chara at the end of the first period didn’t help...
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Chad Johnson Makes Timely Save To Give Islanders 3-2 Win Over Bruins (Video)

The Boston Bruins gave it all they had in the final minutes of their matchup with the New York Islanders, but Isles goalkeeper Chad Johnson kept his team out of trouble. With just over 20 seconds on the clock, the B’s were down by one goal and were being aggressive at the net. Forwards Carl Soderberg and Reilly Smith each made a shot on goal, but Johnson wasn’t letting anything...
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Milan Lucic Sets Up Prime Scoring Opportunity For Bruins Vs. Isles (Video)

The Boston Bruins were trailing the New York Islanders by two scores in the second period Thursday, but it wasn’t because they didn’t have any opportunities to score. In fact, left winger Milan Lucic set the B’s up perfectly on one particular play. Lucic was speeding his way up the ice when two Islanders came to put an end to that. However, Lucic spotted an opportunity...
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Zdeno Chara Won’t Return To Bruins-Islanders Due To Undisclosed Injury

BOSTON — The Bruins announced during the second period of Thursday night’s home game against the New York Islanders that captain Zdeno Chara will not return. He left the game in the first period with about 8:12 remaining, shortly after a collision with Islanders captain John Tavares. The replay below shows that Chara’s knee bangs into Tavares’, but the Bruins have not made...
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Bruins Sing ‘O Canada’ To Honor Those Affected By Ottawa Tragedy (Video)

Rene Rancourt took his usual place at center ice before the Boston Bruins’ matchup against the New York Islanders on Thursday night at TD Garden, but he didn’t perform his usual song. Instead, Rancourt started by singing “O Canada,” the Canadian national anthem, to honor those affected by Wednesday’s shooting at the National War Memorial in Ottawa, where a gunman opened...
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Johnny Boychuk: It ‘Feels Different,’ But It’s Good To Return To Boston (Video)

New York Islanders defenseman Johnny Boychuk is back on the TD Garden ice for the first time this season, but this time, it’s as an opponent. But the former Boston Bruin doesn’t have any hard feelings toward his old club. In fact, he’s happy to be back. “It feels different, but it feels good to come back and see familiar faces, even through the media,” Boychuk told NESN’s...
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Father auctioning off infant son's soccer club allegiance

The highest bidder will decide whether Eddie Charters’ devotes the love of his soccer life to Manchester City or Manchester United. Ian Charters, the father of seven-month-old Eddie, is auctioning off his son’s lifetime soccer allegiance with the proceeds going to charity. Ian Charters, a 30-year-old resident of Greater Manchester, England, set up an auction site on eBay in which...
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Phillies Sign Ex-Red Sox Grady Sizemore To One-Year, $2 Million Deal

Grady Sizemore came back into Major League Baseball in 2014 after missing two seasons due to injury, and the three-time All-Star’s numbers certainly weren’t what they used to be. But they were good enough for the Philadelphia Phillies. HarballTalk reported Thursday that the Phillies signed Sizemore to a one-year, $2 million deal before he could hit free agency. The outfielder joined...
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Bruins-Islanders Live: Johnny Boychuk Returns To TD Garden

BOSTON — Johnny Boychuk will take the ice Thursday night at TD Garden as an opposing player for the first time in his NHL career when his New York Islanders take on the Bruins. It’s been almost three weeks since Boychuk was traded to the Islanders for draft picks, and he’s helped them start the campaign 4-2-0, good enough for first place in the Metropolitan Division. Bruins...
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Report: Patriots Work Out Two, Including Defensive End Scott Solomon

The New England Patriots reportedly are checking out available free agents at running back and defensive end after Stevan Ridley and Chandler Jones suffered injuries in consecutive weeks. The Patriots worked out running back David Fluellen and defensive end Scott Solomon, ESPN’s Mike Reiss reported Thursday. Solomon was waived by the Tampa Bay Buccaneers on Tuesday. He recorded...
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Tottenham’s Erik Lamela Ridiculous Rabona Goal In Europa League (Video)

Take a bow, Erik Lamela. You just became the darling of the Internet. Lamela scored one of the best goals of the 2014-15 season Thursday during Tottenham Hotspur’s 5-1 win over Asteras Tripolis in the UEFA Europa League. In the 30th minute, Lamela used a “rabona” technique — in which the shooter strikes the ball by wrapping one leg behind the other — to fire his shot past...
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