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Florida Panthers win No. 1 pick in 2014 NHL Draft

The Florida Panthers will have the No. 1 overall selection in the 2014 NHL Draft after winning the lottery Tuesday. The Panthers had an 18.8 percent chance (second best) of getting the No. 1 pick. The Buffalo Sabres had the best chance to win the lottery but will pick second in the draft. Here are the top 13 picks: 1. Florida Panthers 2. Buffalo Sabres 3. Edmonton Oilers 4....
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Report: Rolando McClain fails Baltimore Ravens workout

Rolando McClain is trying to make an NFL comeback, but his first attempt hit a major bump in the road. NFL Media’s Aditi Kinkhabwala reported that McClain showed up late to his workout with the Baltimore Ravens, couldn’t finish his conditioning test and failed to do any of the drills. The retired linebacker took to Twitter Tuesday night to address the workout: No excuse for...
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Broncos’ Von Miller: ‘I want to play every game this year’

Denver Broncos linebacker Von Miller, who is recovering from a torn ACL, hopes to be ready to play by the season opener. “I want to play every game this year,” Miller said, via the Associated Press. “I would like to play every game. But if it’s not there, it’s not there. I don’t want to put any limitations on where I want to be at or this or that. I’m just going to...
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Penguins’ Evgeni Malkin returns to practice, could play in Game 1

After missing the final 11 games of the regular season,  Pittsburgh Penguins forward Evgeni Malkin returned to practice Tuesday. Malkin sustained a foot injury on March 23. Malkin said he felt good during the practice, but wouldn’t give any indication that he will play in Game 1 of the Stanley Cup Playoffs against the Columbus Blue Jackets on Wednesday. “It seems like...
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Matt Flynn re-signs with Green Bay Packers

Matt Flynn won’t be leaving Green Bay. The backup quarterback and the Packers have reached agreement on a new contract, ESPN’s Adam Schefter reported on Tuesday. QB Matt Flynn reached agreement with the Packers. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 15, 2014 Flynn was supposed to visit the New York Giants Tuesday, but the meeting was called off. Flynn, who began his career...
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Lions talks with Ndamukong Suh have been ‘civil and productive’

The Detroit Lions hope to sign  Ndamukong Suh to a long-year deal before the defensive tackle becomes a free agent next year. Team president Tom Lewand told season-ticket holders on Monday night that the negotiations with Suh have been relatively good. “They’re more on the civil and productive side of the spectrum,” Lewand said, via the Associated Press. The two-time...
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Brandon Lloyd signs one-year deal with 49ers

The San Francisco 49ers announced Tuesday that they have signed wide receiver Brandon Lloyd to a one-year deal. #49ers welcome back WR Brandon Lloyd (@mrblloyd), SF’s fourth-round pick in 2003. PHOTOS: http://t.co/R8D6GydhQU pic.twitter.com/3nLZhWqcgE — San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) April 15, 2014 Lloyd, 33, was released in by the New England Patriots last year, a season after he...
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Bogut on injured rib: ‘If it cracks I’m looking at a punctured lung’

The Golden State Warriors were dealt a huge blow just before their postseason began. On Monday, the Warriors announced that an X-ray on center Andrew Bogut revealed a fractured right rib. Official: @andrewbogut has been diagnosed w/ a rib fracture and will be sidelined indefinitely. — Golden St. Warriors (@warriors) April 15, 2014 Bogut could miss the start of the playoffs,...
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Yankees look to build off series win over Red Sox

After a horrible outing in his last start, Ivan Nova allowed just two earned runs in 7 1/3 innings while leading the New York Yankees to a 3-2 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday night to secure a 3-1 series win over the defending champs. As usual, the first meeting between these two historic rivals wasn’t without controversy, and with Thursday’s incident involving Michael...
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Exclusive Interview: Malik Simmons, DB, North Carolina

Malik Simmons is a junior defensive back that plays for the North Carolina Tar Heels. He was a big piece of the defense last season, and figures to be an even more prominent player in the grand scheme of things this year. We were able to do an exclusive interview with him and we hope that you enjoy it! Q. Thanks for taking the time to do this interview Malik. How are you doing today...
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Eagles attempted to trade for C.J. Spiller

The Philadelphia Eagles made a splash on the trade market earlier this offseason by acquiring Darren Sproles from the New Orleans Saints. It certainly surprised quite a few people, but Sproles actually wasn’t their first target. According to reports coming out of Philadelphia, the Eagles tried to acquire running back C.J. Spiller from the Buffalo Bills prior to trading for Sproles...
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2014 NFL Draft: Patriots interested in drafting Jordan Matthews?

The New England Patriots are interested in drafting a wide receiver in the first couple rounds of the 2014 NFL Draft, and they might have their sights set on someone in particular. According to reports, the Patriots are very interested in drafting Vanderbilt wide receiver Jordan Matthews. He has been one of the most talked about wide receivers in the entire draft process, and would...
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Panthers interested in signing wide receiver Sidney Rice?

The Carolina Panthers had a very good offense last season led by quarterback Cam Newton, but unfortunately they lost most of his targets this offseason. According to reports, the Panthers are interested in signing former Seattle Seahawks wide receiver Sidney Rice if he would sign for the right price. Carolina desperately needs to do something to bring in more weapons for Newton if...
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Donald Trump says interest in buying Bills ‘is real’

With the passing of Buffalo Bills owner Ralph Wilson Jr. in March, speculation has began to swirl about who the next owner would be. Wilson’s wife, Mary Wilson, has made it clear, the team is on the market. The Bills are for sale. In early April, billionaire Donald Trump expressed interest in buying the franchise, though his interest wasn’t exactly taken seriously. Now, according...
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DeSean Jackson shows up for Redskins voluntary workouts

Washington Redskins new receiver DeSean Jackson missed the first week of voluntary workouts, but he showed up for the start of Week 2. WR @DeSeanJackson11 putting in work at #Redskins Park. Exclusive VIDEO: http://t.co/t9sMtUuKUD #HTTR pic.twitter.com/GHALRh42AO — Washington Redskins (@Redskins) April 14, 2014 The three-time Pro Bowl receiver also posted a picture on his Instagram...
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Safety Kurt Coleman agrees to terms with Vikings

The Minnesota Vikings and free-agent safey Kurt Coleman have agreed to terms on a contract, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter. Former Eagles S @k4coleman, Kurt Coleman, has agreed to terms w the Vikings. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) April 14, 2014 Coleman visited Minnesota Wednesday and Thursday but left the team facility without signing a contract. Coleman, a former seventh-round...
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Dustin Pedroia avoids fractured wrist

Boston Red Sox shortstop Dustin Pedroia received great news on Monday when an exam revieled no structural damage or break in his ailing left wrist, a source has confirmed to MLB.com. Pedrioa, who was was scratched from the lineup Sunday against the New York Yankees, just has inflammation from an injury he sustained on a takeout play at second base against the Brewers during the...
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Was Roy Nelson’s win over Minotauro Nogueira enough to secure bout with top five contender?

Ahead of Friday night’s main event at UFC Fight Night in Abu Dhabi, Roy Nelson was well aware of the fact that a loss to Minotauro Nogueira could mean the end of his time with the sport’s leading promotion. A relationship with Dana White that’s been shaky at the best of times, coupled with losses in each of his last two fights had led Nelson to this point, but ”The Bearded...
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Report: Padres extend Jedd Gyorko

The San Diego Padres have reportedly agreed to an extension with second baseman Jedd Gyorko, the pending deal was first reported by ESPN’s Buster Olney. Sources: The Padres have agreed to terms with second baseman Jedd Gyorko on a multi-year extension. Will be announced today. — Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) April 14, 2014 The Padres took to Twitter and alluded a big announcement...
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Packers competing with Giants for Matt Flynn?

The Green Bay Packers could lose quarterback Matt Flynn in free agency for the second time. On Monday,  NFL Network reported that Flynn will work out for the New York Giants on Tuesday. Josh Freeman & Matt Flynn expected to work out for NYG tomorrow. Both to arrive in town today. — Kimberly Jones (@KimJonesSports) April 14, 2014 Flynn left the Packers after the 2011 season...
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Broncos' Von Miller: ‘I got to be better’ in 2014

Denver Broncos Von Miller wants to return to the field better than he was at the time he suffered his torn ACL in December. “I’m feeling good, I had a schedule that’s all I can ask for,’’ Miller said during a recent interview with ESPN’s Keyshan Johnson. “I’m not going to rush it, I’ve got good training guys with the Broncos, they’re going to have me back in time...
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2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs Round 1 schedule

Below are the dates and times to the first round of the 2014 Stanley Cup Playoffs, via NHL.com: All times listed are ET and subject to change. EASTERN CONFERENCE FIRST-ROUND MATCHUPS SERIES A – A1 vs. W2 TIME (ET)    vs.   NETWORKS Friday, April 18 7:30 p.m. Detroit at Boston NBCSN, TSN Sunday, April 20 3 p.m. Detroit at Boston NBC, TSN Tuesday, April 22 7:30 p...
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2014 NFL Draft: Carlos Hyde Scouting Report

College: Ohio State Position: Running Back Height: 6’0″ Weight: 242 The 2014 NFL Draft is not necessarily known for its running backs, but there are quite a few quality backs available this year. One of those particular players is Ohio State running back Carlos Hyde. Hyde carried the football 208 times last season for the Buckeyes, gaining 1,521 yards (7.3 YPC) and scoring 15...
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Heat turned down Evan Turner in trade offer from 76ers

The Miami Heat were looking to make a move to bolster their bench at the trade deadline this season, but ended up standing pat. According to reports coming out of Miami, the Heat turned down a trade offer of Evan Turner for Udonis Haslem straight up from the 76ers just before the Pacers agreed to acquire him. This would have been a very intriguing deal, but the Heat decided to stand...
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Aldon Smith taken into custody at LAX

San Francisco 49ers linebacker Aldon Smith was detained at Los Angeles International Airport on Sunday afternoon after he indicated he was in possession of a bomb. Smith was not identified by police as the man they detained but general manager Trent Baalke issued a statement confirming it: ”We are disappointed to learn of the incident today involving Aldon Smith. As this is a...
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