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Derek Jeter says 2014 season will be his last

New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter announced Wednesday that the 2014 season will be his last. “The 2014 season will be my last year playing professional baseball,” the Yankees captain said in a 15-paragraph note on Facebook. Jeter has five World Series titles, 13 All-Star team selections, five Silver Sluggers and five Gold Gloves in a 20-years Major League Baseball career...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

US wins gold, bronze in women’s snowboard halfpipe

Team USA’s medal count is on the rise once again thanks to two women’s incredible snowboarding halfpipe performances. Kaitlyn Farrington won gold with a score of 91.75 on her second run, while Kelly Clark claimed the bronze with a 90.75 score, which put teammate Hannah Teter in fourth. Torah Bright of Australia grabbed the silver with a 91.50. The post US wins gold, bronze...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Vladislav Tretiak: ‘Miracle on Ice’ was a good lesson for Russia

Vladislav Tretiak, the starting goaltender for the the Soviet Union in 1980, says the upset loss to the U.S. at the Lake Placid Olympics taught the Russians to never underestimate an opponent. “It was a good lesson that the Americans taught us,” Tretiak said Tuesday, via The Boston Globe. “You have to respect your competitors and only after the game can you tell what you think...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Chicago Bears hire martial arts expert Joe Kim as coach

Joe Kim with Tamba Hali/Justin Houston via kimsmartialartsavon.com The Chicago Bears have hired renowned martial arts expert Joe Kim to be a skill development coach for the 2014 season, reports Jeff Dickerson of ESPNChicago.com. According to the report, Kim will work with all of the Bears’ position groups on teaching them how to better use their hands when blocking or escaping...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Could Andrew Bynum be the Pacers’ X-Factor?

The Indiana Pacers agreed to a contract with Andrew Bynum just a couple weeks ago, and there has been much speculation about what kind of impact he will have. There are two completely different things that could come from this deal. On one side, the Pacers could be getting a locker room cancer that they will have to cut. That being said, the Pacers also could be getting a great deal...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

Brandon Weeden wants out of Cleveland?

According to Mike Silver of the NFL Network, quarterback Brandon Weeden wants out of the Cleveland Browns’ organization. He has been an absolute bust since being drafted in the first round in the 2012 NFL Draft. Weeden is heading into his third NFL season, and is already 30 years old, which is one of the main reasons that many analysts were critical of the Browns’ decision to...
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February 12, 2014  |  Discuss

LeBron: I will go down as one of the best 4 NBA players ever

LeBron James says when he’s finished playing basketball, he’ll be considered one of the top four to ever play in the NBA. James was asked in an interview with NBATV that airs Monday who he thought was on the NBA’s “Mount Rushmore.” “The easy three, that we all talk about in our league, you’ve got Michael Jordan, you got Larry Bird and you’ve got Magic Johnson,”...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Shaun White finishes a disappointing fourth in halfpipe

Iouri Podladtchikov of Switzerland won the gold in men’s snowboard halfpipe on Tuesday with a score of  94.75 at the Rosa Khutor Extreme Park. Ayumu Hirano took silver and Taku Hiraoka won the bronze. American Shaun White, who was trying to win his third consecutive gold, finished in fourth, while Danny Davis finished in tenth and Gregory Bretz finished 12th after falling in...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Erin Hamlin wins bronze in women’s luge singles at Sochi Olympics

Natalie Geisenberger of Germany took the gold, Tatjana Huefner of Germany took the sliver and American Erin Hamlin won the bronze medal in women’s luge singles. Hamlin becomes the first American to win a singles luge medal at the Olympics. The post Erin Hamlin wins bronze in women’s luge singles at Sochi Olympics appeared first on Sports Glory.
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Medical expert: NaVorro Bowman could play at start of 49ers’ season

ESPN medical expert Stephania Bell says it’s possible that San Francisco 49ers linebacker NaVorro Bowman could be ready play at the start of the season. Bowman tore his ACL in the NFC title game Jan. 19. “It’s possible that he’s ready, we certainly know better to think it’s impossible,” Bell said to Bill Williamson of ESPN.com. “But I wouldn’t be surprised if he...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Roy Nelson, Minotauro Nogueira headline UFC Fight Night 39

Roy Nelson Now nearing the end of their careers, veterans Roy Nelson (19-9-0) and Minotauro Nogueira (34-8-1, 1NC) have struggled to find their place within an increasingly competitive heavyweight division, and despite their popularity, are both in desperate need of a win when they square-off on April 11th. A former ”T.U.F.” winner, Nelson first gained mainsteam MMA-notoriety...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots an ideal landing spot for Michael Sam?

The New England Patriots would be an ideal spot for Missouri defensive end Michael Sam, says Karen Guregian of the Boston Herald. Guregian believes the Patriots  are the one team in the NFL that could handle any distractions Sam would bring as being the league’s first openly gay player. Under Bill Belichick, the Pats have been the masters of focus no matter what issue has surrounded...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Chris Paul says he will play in All-Star Game

Los Angeles Clippers guard Chris Paul returned to the lineup Sunday night, and confirmed Monday that he will take part in the 2014 NBA All-Star Game in New Orleans this weekend. “It was all about me getting healthy,” Paul said to the Clippers official website. “It was more important for me to get healthy and be there for my team and my teammates. The All-Star Game is an honor...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns part ways with CEO, GM, Ray Farmer promoted to GM

The Cleveland Browns announced Tuesday that Ray Farmer has been promoted to general manager, replacing Michael Lombardi, and Joe Banner will be stepping down in the next two months as he transitions out of his role as CEO. Owner Jimmy Haslam released the following statement: “First of all, we wanted to capitalize on the knowledge, experience and character we’re fortunate to...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

USA’s Devin Logan wins slopestyle ski silver at Winter Olympics

American Devin Logan took silver in the women’s freestyle skiing slopestyle competition on Day 4 of the Winter Olympics. Canada’s Dara Howell won the gold with an impressive final-run score of 94.20, and Kim Lamarre, also of Canada, took the bronze. .@dlogan (D Lo) represents for #TeamUSA in women’s ski slopestyle. STORY http://t.co/HHVouyC2XM #GoTeamUSA #Sochi2014 pic...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Joey Porter back with Steelers as a defensive assistant coach

The Pittsburgh Steelers named former NFL linebacker Joey Porter a defensive assistant coach on Tuesday. “We are excited about having Joey back with the Steelers’ family,” said head coach Mike Tomlin. “Joey spent a number of years with Pittsburgh as a player, and now he’s back to assist the coaching staff. We look forward to his efforts and contributions.” Porter was...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Packers to choose Scott Tolzien over Matt Flynn as backup QB?

According to ESPN.com’s Rob Demovsky, the Green Bay Packers are very likely to choose Scott Tolzien over Matt Flynn as their backup quarterback for next season. The Packers reportedly believe that Tolzien has more long-term potential than Flynn, and that he has a very special arm to work with. Matt Flynn performed very well for the Packers during stretches, but also proved to be...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Cowboys want to “move on” from Miles Austin

According to Todd Archer of ESPNDallas.com, the Dallas Cowboys are currently planning to “move on” from wide receiver Miles Austin. He was once expected to be a “star” wide receiver after two big seasons in 2009 and 2010. Unfortunately for both Austin and the Cowboys, he was unable to stay consistent and out of injury issues and his career has taken a major turn for the worse...
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February 11, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Petty: Danica Patrick will never win a NASCAR Sprint Cup race

NASCAR Hall of Famer Richard Petty says Danica Patrick would only win a Sprint Cup race if she’s the only driver on the track. “If everybody else stayed home,” Petty told reporters when asked if Patrick would ever win in the Cup series. “If she’d have been a male, nobody would ever know if she’d showed up at a racetrack. “This is a female deal that’s driving her...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: LeBron James’ insane dunk session at practice

LeBron James likely won’t participate in an official NBA All-Star Slam Dunk Contest, but that doesn’t mean he won’t put on a show for his teammates. James, alongside former Sun Michael Beasley, waited for the cameras to come in during the Heat’s practice at US Airways Center and then went to work. Dwyane Wade said he understands why James chooses not to participate...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Colts “unlikely” to re-sign Ahmad Bradshaw

According to Mike Wells of ESPN.com, the Indianapolis Colts are currently unexpected to re-sign veteran running back Ahmad Bradshaw. Bradshaw was signed towards the end of last offseason and was expected to be a key piece, but was injured early on in the season and was unable to help much at all. The Colts seem to be set at running back heading into next season with Vick Ballard...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Jerome Bettis supports Michael Sam: It’s OK that he’s gay and wants to play in the NFL

Former Pittsburgh Steelers running back Jerome Bettis supports Missouri defensive end Michael Sams’ decision to announce that he is gay, and says the time is right for an openly gay player in the NFL. “For him to make it public that he is gay, the key word is he knows who he is and he’s comfortable with who he is,” Bettis said on ESPN’s “SportsCenter” on Sunday...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Sean Lee says neck is healing, hopes to have better luck next season

Dallas Cowboys linebacker Sean Lee has not been fully cleared by the team’s medical staff, but says his neck has improved and he’s feeling healthy. Lee suffered a torn ligament in his neck in the first quarter of the Cowboys’ Dec. 9 loss to the Chicago Bears.  He missed the final three regular season games of the 2013 season. “I’m working all the neck exercises,”...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Champ Bailey says Chris Harris Jr. helped him with coverages

Denver Broncos cornerback Champ Bailey returned to the lineup in December and spent a lot of time in the slot, pushing Chris Harris Jr. to the outside. The 15-year NFL veteran says Harris, a third-year pro, helped make the transition smooth. “You know, it’s funny because I find myself asking him little things about coverages, mostly,” Bailey said of reaching out to Harris Jr...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss

Anthony Leone ready for bantamweight title shot

In the unpredictable world of MMA, being in the right place at the right time is often more than enough for a fighter to change the entire course of his career, and for Bellator bantamweight Anthony Leone, an unexpected shot at the promotinon’s 135-pound title is definitely that type of opportunity. Originally scheduled as the bantamweight showdown between current king Eduardo...
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February 10, 2014  |  Discuss
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