The NHL sent out a league-wide memo Tuesday on information about curtailing mumps and preventing further transmission, reports ESPN.com.
From the Centers of Disease Control and Prevention website: “Mumps is a contagious disease that is caused by the mumps virus. Mumps typically starts with a few days of fever, headache...
The Boston Celtics finally sound serious about trading point guard Rajon Rondo after years of flirting with the idea.
According to ESPN’s Marc Stein, the Celtics and Mavericks are discussing a trade that would send Rondo to Dallas and multiple draft picks — including at least one future first-rounder — as well as...
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While the concept now seems ridiculous and as though it never existed, it was accepted by some as intelligent analysis at the time.
The New England Patriots, led by the aging arm of veteran quarterback Tom Brady, had just lost their second game of the season in a 41-14 disaster at Arrowhead...
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According to Joe Pequeno of CBS5 in Arizona, Michigan has offered San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh a six-year, $49 million deal to coach the Wolverines.
Harbaugh had a chance to leave Stanford to take over at Michigan following the 2010 season but instead chose to take over the...
The Chicago Bears plan to start Jimmy Clausen at quarterback against the Detroit Lions this week over Jay Cutler, reports ESPN’s Adam Schefter.
To repeat and now confirmed: Bears starting QB Jimmy Clausen over Jay Cutler on Sunday vs. Detroit, per sources.
— Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) December 17, 2014
The San Diego Padres have acquired Will Myers in a three-team trade, reports ESPN’s Jim Bowden.
Trade: WSH gets Joe Ross PTNL (Turner): SD gets Myers, Castillo, Hanigan & Gerardo Reyes; TB gets Butch, Smith, Ott, Bauers, Rivera,Souza
— Jim Bowden (@JimBowden_ESPN) December 17, 2014
Three way deal has been...
Greg Monroe and his agent David Falk have now both said that the forward is not seeking a trade from the Detroit Pistons.
“He made a commitment to Stan (Van Gundy) when he took the qualifying offer that he would work as hard as he could and help the team as best that he could and he would keep his mind open and at the end...
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The Boston Celtics are willing to pursue trade packages that include point guard Rajon Rondo, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo Sports.
According to Wojnarowski, the Celtics have been engaged in discussions described as “serious” in recent days with teams interested in acquiring...
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Green Bay Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers can’t believe that Chicago Bears offensive coordinator Aaron Kromer admitted last Monday to his players that he’d been an anonymous source in a report by NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport in which he criticized Jay Cutler.
“I would have...
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The San Francisco 49ers have released defensive tackle Ray McDonald, general manager Trent Baalke announced Wendesday.
#49ers GM Trent Baalke announces that team has decided to release DT Ray McDonald from his contract.
— San Francisco 49ers (@49ers) December 17, 2014
It’s FanDuel “Super Wednesday” with $300k up for grabs. The entry fee for the $300k Fanduel NBA Super Slam is $25 with $30,000 going to first place.
James Harden – SG – FD 10,600
HOU @ DEN
Harden has the highest fppg of anyone in action today (46). He has exceeded that mark in the last three (57 fppg).
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Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton returned to practice Wednesday for the first time since his Dec. 9 automobile accident near Bank of America Stadium.
Newton suffered two small fractures in his lower back in the crash and did not play in the Panthers 19-17 victory over Tampa...
Once again San Francisco 49ers defensive end Ray McDonald is being investigated by San Jose Police, this time in relation to an alleged sexual assault that occurred Monday, reports CSN Bay Area.
A search warrant was served to McDonald on Tuesday at Silver Creek Valley residence.
From CSN Bay Area:
On Tuesday at approximately...
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Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray practiced Wednesday at Valley Ranch, 48 hours after undergoing surgery to repair a broken left hand.
Head coach Jason Garrett said during his morning press conference that Murray won’t do much in terms of practice.
“He has to get something out of...
Baltimore Orioles slugger Chris Davis has received clearance from Major League Baseball to use Adderall in the 2015 season, manager Buck Showalter told reporters Tuesday.
“That’s just what he told me,” Showalter said during a meeting with reporters at the OriolesREACH Holiday Party for Kids on Tuesday. “He told...
On Tuesday, the Los Angeles Kings formally revealed their 2015 Stadium Series jerseys. And the results are…unfortunate.
Have a look for yourself:
I get it. They’re the reigning champs, so they can kind of do whatever they want and will pummel you on the ice if you question them, but holy awfulness, Batman.
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Chicago Bears safety Chris Conte has suffered two concussions this season and has also missed time due to a back and eye injury. But he says playing in the NFL is worth risking his long-term health.
“Ever since I was a little kid, it’s what I’ve wanted to do,” Conte told WBBM Newsradio...
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Al Harris Jr. is a freshman cornerback at South Carolina, and is the son of former Green Bay Packers’ star cornerback Al Harris. He finished his first season recording 19 tackles and breaking up three passes, and many believe that he has a lot of his dad’s same skills. Harris was also named...
The Florida Panthers beat the Washington Capitals 2-1 on Tuesday night, but not before setting the record for shootout rounds.
Nick Bjugstad’s goal in the 20th round lifted the Panthers to the victory in the longest shootout in NHL history. The previous longest shootout was 15 rounds Nov. 26, 2005, when the New York...
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Milwaukee Bucks forward Jabari Parker will miss the rest of the season after suffering a torn ACL in his left knee, reports Yahoo Sports.
Jabari Parker has informed teammates he has suffered a torn ACL in his left knee and will miss the rest of the season, sources tell Yahoo.
The San Diego Padres, while working on completing a trade for Matt Kemp, may be in the process of making another significant trade.
Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports reports the Padres are in discussions with the Tampa Bay Rays on a trade involving Will Myers.
Sources: #Padres, #Rays discussing significant trade. Talks involve...
Denver Broncos executive vice president of football operations and general manager John Elway has a long list of soon-to-be free agents to try and re-sign, but he’s happy his first target will remain with the team for five more seasons.
Elway introduced Chris Harris Jr. at the Monday press conferee to celebrate the cornerback’s five-year contract extension.
“I’m just glad...
NASCAR driver Jimmie Johnson and National League MVP Clayton Kershaw tried to prove Monday night at the “American Country Countdown Awards” that anyone can sing.
The six-time Sprint Cup series champion and Los Angeles Dodgers pitcher presented the final award of the night, Artist of the Year, and delivered the flowing...
Liam Neeson, star of the upcoming movie Taken 3, appeared in a pair of ESPN ads to promote the Wizards-Knicks game on Christmas day.
Neeson, a Knicks fan, calls Wizards star John Wall to warn him about the Knicks set of skills.
Neeson thinks the Knicks (4-20) move fast, shoot with unthinkable accuracy and train around...
Monday’s SG FanDuel lineup scored 312.5 points. For Tuesday, we have six games going on in the $100k Tuesday NBA Shot starting at 7:00 PM ET.
Minnesota at Washington
Miami at Brooklyn
Golden State at Memphis
Utah at New Orleans
Dallas at New...