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Boston College Hockey Unveils New Uniforms For 2014-15 Season (Photos)

The Boston College men’s hockey team will be trotting out some new threads this season. The Eagles unveiled Tuesday their new home uniforms, modeled here by junior captain Michael Matheson. The final product! A few more photos coming to show some other details of @BCHockeyNews' new uniform. #UniformUnveil http://t.co/pswgSmivgq— BC Hockey (@BCHockeyNews) September 09, 2014 It’s...
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Celtics Ranked 29th In USA Today’s NBA Watchability Index

The Boston Celtics aren’t expected to be a very successful basketball team this season this season. Some believe they won’t be a whole lot of fun to watch, either. In fact, USA Today ranked the Celtics second-to-last in its 2014 NBA Watchability Rankings, ahead of only the Philadelphia 76ers. “Coach Brad Stevens’ second year probably won’t feature too much improvement...
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Source: Ex-Patriots Linebacker Steve Beauharnais Works Out For Vikings

What a coincidence. The Minnesota Vikings hosted a former New England Patriots linebacker on a workout Tuesday, just five days before the two teams square off. Former Patriots linebacker Steve Beauharnais worked out for the Vikings on Tuesday, a source confirmed a report by Art Stapleton of The Record. Beauharnais was waived by the Patriots with an injury settlement on Aug. 30...
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Ray Rice Says He And Wife Janay Are In ‘Good Spirits’ Day After Video Surfaced

Former Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice and his wife Janay are in “good spirits” one day after video was released of him punching her in the face in an elevator in Atlantic City back in February. Janay took to Instagram Tuesday morning to release a statement following the news that Rice was released by the Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the NFL. Janay stood by her...
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Report: Sabres Owner Terry Pegula Reaches Agreement To Buy Bills

Terry Pegula, the favorite to win the bid for the Buffalo Bills ownership, has made a tentative deal to purchase the NFL team, sources told The Buffalo News on Tuesday. The sale price is “believed to be in the neighborhood of $1.1 billion,” according to The Buffalo News. A meeting with the NFL owners, who must approve the sale, is set for Oct. 8 and 9. Pegula, the current owner...
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Max Pacioretty Considers Bruins A ‘Measuring-Stick Team’ for Canadiens

No doubt the Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens are gearing up to revive their rivalry after a steamy end to their second-round playoff series last spring. Milan Lucic exchanged “pleasantries” with several Canadiens in the postgame handshake line, undoubtedly leaving a lasting impression on the Habs. Max Pacioretty, for one, is looking forward to facing the Bruins. “That’s...
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Zlatan Ibrahimovic Gives Death Stare To Brazen Austrian Defender (GIF)

Rubin Okotie should know better than to touch Zlatan Ibrahimovic. Sweden’s superstar forward Ibrahimovic gave Austria defender Okotie a classic “death stare” during their teams’ 1-1 draw in UEFA Euro 2016 qualifying Monday. Okotie’s only crime was touching Ibramovic, as he waited for a teammate to deliver a corner kick. Okotie, 27, was doing what defenders do in every...
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EA Sports To Remove Ray Rice From ‘Madden NFL 15′ In Wake Of Suspension

The fallout from the video released Monday continues for Ray Rice. Rice was cut by the Baltimore Ravens and suspended indefinitely by the NFL in the wake of the video that showed him punching his then-fiancee in the face. The Ravens, NFL Shop and Rutgers, his former school, have all done their parts to wipe their hands of Rice, with NIKE announcing today that they have terminated...
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New Jersey State Police Claims NFL Statement About Video Is Inaccurate

There might be a small issue with the NFL’s latest statement surrounding the Ray Rice surveillance video. The NFL released a statement Tuesday morning again claiming that it had not seen the video of Rice knocking out his then-fiancee in an elevator of an Atlantic City casino before TMZ released the video Monday. “Security for Atlantic City casinos is handled by the New Jersey...
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Apple iPhone 6 Live Broadcast Could Mean Big Things For Fitness Enthusiasts

We already know the Apple “Strength” app could revolutionize sports and fitness. The new iPhone could push users even farther into the future. Apple is live-streaming an event Tuesday at 1 p.m. ET, in which it is widely expected to unveil the new iPhone 6. The rumor mill is churning with what features the new iPhone will add. The interest includes such seemingly frivolous details...
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Hawks GM Reportedly Said Luol Deng Has ‘Got Some African In Him’

The Atlanta Hawks saga is not over yet. On Sunday, Hawks co-owner Bruce Levenson announced he was selling his controlling interest in the team because of the discovery of a racially-charged email he wrote two years ago. But the story doesn’t end there for the franchise. Now, general manager Danny Ferry is under heavy fire for comments he made about Luol Deng during a free-agency...
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Bengals Selling Devon Still Jerseys To Fund Pediatric Cancer Research

The Cincinnati Bengals’ pro shop has stepped up and is selling Devon Still game jerseys to support pediatric cancer research and the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital. Each jersey is being sold for $100. Help sack cancer with a @Dev_Still71 jersey. Proceeds go to benefit @CincyChildrens. More: go.bengals.com/1BpB2fh http://t.co/PmhP5F5o7g— Cincinnati Bengals (@Bengals) September...
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Patriots Charting Stats: Jamie Collins, Dont’a Hightower Shine Vs. Pass

The New England Patriots’ pass defense was unfortunately overshadowed by their porous run-stopping abilities in Sunday’s Week 1 loss to the Miami Dolphins. Darrelle Revis and the rest of the Patriots’ secondary actually played very well despite the 33-20 loss at Sun Life Stadium to their divisional foes, however. The Patriots were unable to pressure Dolphins quarterback Ryan...
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Curt Schilling Returning To ESPN Analyst Work On Thursday (Video)

Curt Schilling is about to get back to doing one of the things he does best: talking baseball. ESPN announced Tuesday that the three-time World Series winner will return to “Baseball Tonight” on Thursday. The announcement is the latest encouraging development after Schilling’s battles with mouth cancer. “We are ecstatic to have Curt’s passionate and insightful commentary...
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AHL Adirondack Flames Hold Hilarious Mascot Auditions (Video)

Ever considered auditioning to be a mascot? You better make sure your skills are up to par. The AHL’s Adirondack Flames held their auditions on Sept. 5, and candidates of all ages strut their stuff in front of a camera for all the world to see. Cristie-Joe Fitzpatrick’s spunk definitely makes a lasting impression. Who should get the position? You decide. Filed under: AHL,...
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Chris Berman Interrupts Own Speech On Ray Rice To Call Blocked Punt (Video)

Don’t you hate it when a blocked punt ruins your rambling thoughts on a domestic-violence issue? ESPN’s Chris Berman knows a thing or two about that. Berman and Trent Dilfer were in the booth for Monday night’s Arizona Cardinals-San Diego Chargers game, and like everyone else in the sports world, their minds were on the Ray Rice controversy and the league’s handling of the...
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2014-15 Anaheim Ducks Preview: Stanley Cup Or Bust After Ryan Kesler Trade

There’s only one goal for the Anaheim Ducks this season: win their second Stanley Cup in franchise history. After finishing with the best record in the Western Conference last season, the Ducks defeated the Dallas Stars in six games in their first-round playoff series before losing in seven games to the eventual champion Los Angeles Kings. With the new NHL’s new playoff format...
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Ravens Offering Exchange Program For Ray Rice Jerseys At M&T Bank Stadium

Baltimore Ravens fans looking to get ride of their Ray Rice jerseys will have no shortage of ways to do so. One Baltimore pizzeria is offering free pizza for those who turn in Rice jerseys. Another restaurant is offering a free $10 bar tab. Now, the team will be assisting in the process, as well. The Ravens announced Tuesday that fans will be able to exchange their No. 27 Rice jerseys at...
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Ray Rice Fiasco Demonstrates Failures Of NFL Media As Well As League

Let’s not give the prime players on the NFL beat too much credit for being angry right now. The Adam Schefters of the world lit into the league and commissioner Roger Goodell on Monday, after horrifying video of Baltimore Ravens running back Ray Rice beating up his now-wife Janay Palmer was released by TMZ. For a moment, the folks who do a tremendous job of reporting the various...
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Baltimore Pizza Shop Offering Free Pizza In Exchange For Ray Rice Jerseys

Baltimore isn’t waiting long to rid itself of Ray Rice. The Ravens running back became ex-Ravens running back on Monday when he was cut by the club and suspended indefinitely by the NFL. The punishment came down shortly after video of Rice knocking out his then-fiancée surfaced on Monday morning. With that video and the fact that Rice is no longer a Raven, fans of the team are...
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Janay Rice defends her husband, blames media in statement

One day after the Baltimore Ravens released running back Ray Rice in the wake of the shocking video that was released, his wife, Janay Rice, broke her silence. During a press conference in May, Janay, who is now married to Rice, apologized for her role in the Atlantic City incident where she was punched in the face and knocked unconscious by her then-fiancé, and now she is speaking...
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Robert Kraft: Roger Goodell Had ‘No Knowledge’ Of Ray Rice Elevator Video

There’s been plenty of talk about who knew what and when in regards to the Ray Rice saga. One of the NFL’s biggest power brokers went to bat for the league and its commissioner on Tuesday. New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft appeared on “CBS This Morning” on Tuesday, a previously scheduled publicity stop to talk about CBS’ new Thursday night football slate. However...
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Eagles RB LeSean McCoy Left 20-Cent Tip, Philly Restaurant Says (Photo)

Philadelphia Eagles running back signed a five-year, $45 million contract in 2012 with more than $20 million guaranteed. So he’s a very rich man. One Philadelphia restaurant, however, is claiming that McCoy is a bit of a cheapskate. According to a burger restaurant called PYT in Philly, McCoy recently left a 20-cent tip on a bill for $61.56. The restaurant even posted a photo of...
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Report: NFL Never Asked Casino For Ray Rice Elevator Video

The NFL pleaded ignorance Monday when a shocking video of Ray Rice hitting his then-fiancee surfaced. However, it sounds like the NFL might have actually kept itself in the dark. The NFL claimed it hadn’t seen the video released Monday by TMZ which showed Rice striking his now-wife Janay Palmer in an Atlantic City casino elevator. Not long after the video was released, Rice was...
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Astros’ 63rd Win Costs Houston Furniture Store Owner Millions Of Dollars

After three consecutive seasons of losing 100 games or more, it’s safe to say that Houston Astros fans have gotten used to losing. Maybe that’s why before the season started, Houston furniture store owner Jim “Mattress Mack” McIngvale started a promotion giving the first 500 customers who spend more than $6,300 on furniture a full refund if the Astros didn’t lose 100 games...
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