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Kevin Durant will miss remainder of season

Jerome Miron-USA TODAY Sports Kevin Durant has been dealing with injury issues all season long, and has unfortunately been ruled out for the rest of the 2014-15 season including the playoffs. From general manager Sam Presti: “As we communicated last week, Kevin was going to use this time to engage in consultation and evaluation regarding the persistent soreness in his right...
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Rashad Jennings: Giants will have a ‘dominant offense’

Rashad Jennings expects the New York Giants offense to be much better in 2015 than they were in 2014 when they finished 10th in yards and 13th in points per game. “I think we’re going to have a dominant offense,” Jennings said to NJ.com. “Eli (Manning) is really comfortable in the offense now — being able to control a lot from the line of scrimmage.” Jennings expects...
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Yankees pick Masahiro Tanaka over CC Sabathia for Opening Day

Masahiro Tanaka will make the Opening Day start for the New York Yankees against the Toronto Blue Jays on April 6 at Yankee Stadium. Former ace CC Sabathia had been the Opening Day starter for the past six straight seasons.  He has made 11 career Opening Day starts, but because he is coming off right knee surgery, the Yankees want him to be ready for the regular season....
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Panthers sign WR Jarrett Boykin

The Carolina Panthers have signed free-agent target Jarrett Boykin to a one-year contract. “It means a lot being from the area and having the opportunity to come back and get a chance to play for the Panthers,” said Boykin, who starred at Butler High School in Charlotte. “But at the end of the day, it still boils down to how I go about my business on the field. I have...
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Kris Bryant believes he’s ready to start season with Cubs

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Kris Bryant is one of the hottest names in Major League Baseball, and has been talked about as the “next big thing” with the numbers that he has put up in Spring Training. There are quite a few decisions for the Chicago Cubs to make before Opening Day, and a lot of them involve what they want to do with Bryant. They are widely expected to sit...
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Mel Kiper Jr.’s CB candidates Steelers could draft in first round

Cary Edmondson – USA TODAY Sports The Pittsburgh Steelers have not used a first-round draft pick on a cornerback since 1997, but that could change this year. Cornerback and outside linebacker are the Steelers’ biggest need. ESPN draft analyst Mel Kiper has three cornerback candidates for the Steelers to pick with the 22nd overall selection: Washington’s Marcus Peters...
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Mel Kiper Jr. predicts Broncos will draft OL with first pick

ESPN NFL Draft analyst Mel Kiper Jr. expects the Denver Broncos to target an offensive lineman and an inside linebacker with their first picks. “I think when you look at what they need right now, and I think it’s still the same thing going in,” Kiper said on Thursday in a conference call with NFL media. “You think about the offensive line, you think about an inside linebacker...
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Rangers hopeful that Russell Wilson will re-commit to baseball

Mark J. Rebilas-USA TODAY Sports Seattle Seahawks starting quarterback of three seasons and the past two Super Bowls, Russell Wilson, will join the Texas Rangers this Saturday in Arizona to take batting practice and fielding balls in a morning workout, and then will suit up for an afternoon exhibition game against the San Diego Padres. Wilson was selected by the Rangers in the...
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Bears hope Jared Allen can make a ‘big jump’ in 2015

Chicago Bears coach John Fox and general manager Ryan Pace finally got the chance to meet one of the team’s highest paid players, Jared Allen, in Arizona during the annual meeting. Allen received his $11.5 million guaranteed roster bonus for the 2015 season earlier this month. “It was good to touch base and share some ideas,” Fox said, per the Chicago Sun Times. “He...
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Michael Sam: ‘I am not the only gay person in the NFL’

Michael Sam, the first openly gay player drafted into the NFL, told the Fort Worth Star-Telegram that several players in the NFL have reached out to him that are also gay. “I am not the only gay person in the NFL,” Sam said Thursday. “I’m just saying there is a lot of us. I respect the players that did reach out to me and had the courage to tell me that they were also gay...
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Kentucky cruises past West Virginia

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY SportsClosing-in on a perfect season, the top-seeded Kentucky Wildcats destroyed West Virginia 78-39 on Thursday night in the Midwest Region to punch their ticket to the Elite 8 and continue their quest to bring another national championship to the Bluegrass State. Following four days of trying to convince the country that their press would be Kentucky...
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FanDuel NBA lineup for Mar. 27

It’s FanDuel NBA Friday with $175k up for grabs.  The entry fee for the $175k NBA Shot is $2 with $15,000 going to first place. NBA Shot 2 dollar entry There are 13 games being played Friday night in the NBA. Detroit at Orlando 7:00 PM LA Clippers at Philadelphia 7:00 PM Charlotte at Washington 7:00 PM Miami at Atlanta 7:30 PM Cleveland at Brooklyn 7:30 PM Boston at New...
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Notre Dame dominates Wichita State to earn trip to Elite 8

Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports Facing an experienced Wichita State Shockers’ squad with a trip to the Final Four up for grabs, the third-seeded Notre Dame Fighting Irish knew that they had to play some of their best basketball of the season if they planned on extending their increasingly-memorable run in this year’s NCAA Tournament. And that’s exactly what they did. In a...
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David Ortiz writes first-person essay on steroids and Hall of Fame

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports Boston Red Sox slugger David Ortiz wrote in a first-person essay on The Players’ Tribune website that he never has “knowingly used steroids” and said “hell yes” he belongs in the Hall of Fame. In some people’s minds, I will always be considered a cheater. And that’s ********. Mark my words: Nobody in MLB history has been tested...
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Report: Dont’a Hightower out 6-7 months after surgery

Stew Milne-USA TODAY Sports New England Patriots linebacker Dont’a Hightower is expected to be sidelined six to seven months following offseason surgery on his right shoulder, the Boston Globe reported on Thursday. Hightower, who underwent surgery on Feb. 10, played through the injury for the final stretch of the Patriots season.  He missed Week 5 and 6 due to a knee injury...
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Vikings and Terence Newman agree on 1-year deal

Kevin Jairaj-USA TODAY Sports The Minnesota Vikings and cornerback Terence Newman have agreed on a one-year deal, according to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport. The #Vikings and veteran CB Terence Newman have agreed on a 1-year, $2.5M deal with $750K guaranteed, source said. — Ian Rapoport (@RapSheet) March 26, 2015   Newman, 36, played for coach Mike Zimmer in Dallas ...
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Jay Cutler will compete to be Bears No. 1 QB

Jay Cutler will enter the Chicago Bears’ 2015 training camp competing with Jimmy Clausen and David Fales for the starting job. “It’s all an open competition,” Bears coach John Fox said Wednesday at the NFL owners meeting, per CSNChicago.com. “Obviously you’ve got to start somewhere and my experience in football, really in anything, it’s not where you start a competition...
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Canadiens, Rangers, Lightning need Ducks to win Thursday

The Montreal Canadiens, New York Rangers and Tampa Bay Lightning can become the first three teams to clinch spots in the Stanley Cup Playoffs on Thursday. The Canadiens, who have a League-leading 100 points, will clinch if they beat the Winnipeg Jets in regulation or overtime, and the Anaheim Ducks defeat the Boston Bruins, or if the Bruins defeat the Ducks in a shootout...
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49ers release Jonathan Martin after one season

The San Francisco 49ers announced Thursday they have waived tackle Jonathan Martin. The 49ers acquired Martin (6-5, 312) in a trade with the Miami Dolphins on March 11, 2014. He appeared in 15 games (nine starts) for the 49ers last season. Prior to joining San Francisco, Martin spent two seasons with the Dolphins after being selected in the second round (42nd overall) of the...
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Pete Carroll gives update on injured Seahawks

Andrew Weber-USA TODAY Sports Seattle Seahawks coach Pete Carroll spoke Wednesday about some of the team’s players who are coming off injuries. According to Carroll and ESPN.com, wide receiver Paul Richardson (ACL surgery) and nickelback Jeremy Lane (arm surgery and ACL surgery) are the only players that might not make it back for the start of the 2015 season. Richardson...
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Marcus Mariota will not slide past second pick

Scott Olmos-USA TODAY Sports Marcus Mariota is one of the hottest names when it comes to the 2015 NFL Draft, and reports are beginning to state that he will not slide past the second overall pick. The Tennessee Titans could end up taking him there, but there are plenty of legitimate trade partners for them to deal with if they decide to go that route. According to an NFL general...
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Report: Colts won’t extend Chuck Pagano before season

Jim Brown-USA TODAY Sports Indianapolis Colts coach is entering the final year of the four-year contract he signed when he was hired in 2012. According to NFL Network’s Ian Rapoport, the Colts are not expected to work out a contract extension with Pagano prior to the season. The Colts reached the AFC title game this past season before losing to the New England Patriots by...
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Yankees GM: A-Rod has pushed himself to full-time DH

Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports New York Yankees general manager Brian Cashman is impressed with how well Alex Rodriguez has looked during spring training. “Obviously the way he has looked down here he has pushed himself into the mix as the full-time DH,’’ Cashman said, per the New York Post. Rodriguez, who was the DH for the second straight game Wednesday, went 1-for-3 and...
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Dean Smith willed $200 to each of his former UNC players

Legendary North Carolina coach Dean Smith, who passed away in February, has willed each of his former players $200. Coach Smith willed his trust to send a $200 check to each his former players following his passing. #DeanSmith pic.twitter.com/NyiBhU9taQ — Jiimmm Demmpseeeyyy (@ChestPassDemps) March 26, 2015 Smith wants his former players to “enjoy a dinner out compliments...
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Steelers bring WR Darrius Heyward-Bey back on one-year deal

Darrius Heyward-Bey is returning to the Pittsburgh Steelers. Hayward-Bey signed a one-year deal with the Steelers last April and has signed a one-year deal this offseason. “It’s great to be back,” said Heyward-Bey. “I just wanted to stay here and be a part of a great organization and play for a great coach. That is what Coach (Mike) Tomlin is. I wanted to be back. For...
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