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New York Giants unlikely to re-sign Hakeem Nicks

According to Jordan Raanan of the Newark Star-Ledger, the New York Giants are not expected to re-sign wide receiver Hakeem Nicks this coming offseason. Nicks has had quite a few issues with his consistency, and didn’t even catch a touchdown pass this past year. He was drafted with the 29th overall pick in the 2009 NFL Draft, and quite simply has been a major bust. There will likely...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Canucks coach John Tortorella suspended 15 days

Vancouver Canucks coach John Tortorella has been suspended for 15 days, without pay, for his actions during the first intermission of Saturday’s game. “Mr. Tortorella’s actions in attempting to enter the Calgary Flames locker room after the first period were both dangerous and an embarrassment to the League,” said NHL Senior Executive Vice President of Hockey Operations Colin...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Nik Stauskas key to Michigan’s long-term success

It may have taken over a decade, but the Michigan Wolverines finally found a way to win in Madison on Saturday, taking down third-ranked Wisconsin 77-70 for their first victory over a top-25 program this season and first successful trip to the Kohl Center since 1999. But without another strong performance from sophomore sensation Nik Stauskas, the outcome of Saturday’s Big 10 contest...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Creighton knocks off #4 Villanova 96-68 behind 21 threes

Philadelphia, PA - The Creighton Bluejays were able to knock off the #4 ranked Villanova Wildcats in a big way tonight, defeating them 96-68. This was a huge win for the currently unranked Bluejays. They were able to knock down 21 three-point shots in this game, and whenever those shots are put up in that quantity, it’s going to be difficult to win. Villanova was led by a big game...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Pete Carroll: Percy Harvin ‘should be fine’ for Super Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks will likely have an offensive weapon in the Super Bowl that hasn’t had much of a chance to play this season. Wide receiver Percy Harvin, who suffered a concussion in the divisional round against the New Orleans Saints, should be able to play in the Super Bowl on Feb. 2. Seahawks coach Pete Carroll said Harvin ”should be fine” Monday on 710 ESPN Seattle...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Clippers take care of Pistons 112-103

Detroit, MI - The Los Angeles Clippers and Detroit Pistons met up this afternoon in Detroit, but it was the Clippers that took control of the game and put it away early on in the second half. Detroit didn’t appear to be prepared for the offensive onslaught that the Clippers bring every night, and they were unable to outscore the Clippers. The Pistons trailed by as many as 20 points...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Cavs’ furious comeback comes up short vs. Mavericks

Cleveland, OH - The Cleveland Cavaliers struggled mightily in the first half, but came out of the half a completely different team. They did everything that they could to make an incredible comeback against the Mavericks, but were unable to overcome the odds and lost 102-97. Obviously it’s a disappointing loss for the Cavaliers after coming back from such a large deficit, but at...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Patriots, Aqib Talib have mutual interest in new deal

According to Field Yates of ESPN Boston, the New England Patriots and cornerback Aqib Talib have mutual interest in working out a new deal to keep Talib with the team this coming offseason. Talib had a huge season this past year with the Patriots and will likely get quite a bit of interest from other teams as well. Unfortunately for Talib, he suffered a knee injury against the Broncos...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

O.J. Mayo unhappy with current role for Bucks

According to Charles F. Gardner of the Milwaukee Journal-Sentinel, O.J. Mayo is becoming increasingly frustrated with his role on the Bucks. This type of news is no stranger to Milwaukee, where the Bucks appear to have gone into full tank mode. All the veteran players that they brought in to help them compete this past offseason have been riding the bench for awhile now and even...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Richard Sherman explains postgame interview: ‘I’m not a villainous person’

Seahawks All-Pro cornerback Richard Sherman explained his post game rant toward 49ers wide receiver Michael Crabtree in a piece he wrote for TheMMQB.com on Monday. I ran over to Crabtree to shake his hand but he ignored me. I patted him, stuck out my hand and said, “Good game, good game.” That’s when he shoved my face, and that’s when I went off. Erin Andrews interviewed...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Super Bowl-bound Broncos happy for teammate Champ Bailey

After fifteen years in the NFL, Champ Bailey will play in the Super Bowl. “It feels very special,” wide receiver Demaryius Thomas said, via the team’s official website. “This is my fourth year and Champ has been in the game so long, so long. And all we talk about when I talk to him is, he wants to go to the Super Bowl. I’m so happy for him.” The 35-year-old Bailey has...
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Julian Edelman emotional after loss: Proud to be a part of the Patriots

New England Patriots wide receiver Julian Edelman fought back tears when he tried to talk to the media after Sunday’s 26-16 season-ending loss to the Denver Broncos in the AFC Championship Game at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. “I’m very proud to be a part of this team,” Edelman said, via WEEI.com. “We fought through a lot of adversity. There’s a lot of ups and...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Report: Rajon Rondo likely to be traded

General managers around the NBA expect Boston Celtics guard Rajon Rondo to be traded next month at the deadline or in June at draft time, the New York Daily News‘ Mitch Lawrence reported. Rondo, who has one more season left on his contract, returned to action Friday against the Los Angeles Lakers, his first game in nearly a year after tearing his ACL.  Rondo had eight points...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Colin Kaepernick takes blame for 49ers loss

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick threw for 153 yards and rushed for 130 more, but it wasn’t enough to help lead his team to victory over the Seattle Seahawks on Sunday. For the second straight season, the 49ers final offensive play ended on a pass intended for Michael Crabtree. In Super Bowl XLVII, Kaepernick went to their top receiver and came up with an incompletion...
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January 20, 2014  |  57 Comments

Bill Belichick: Wes Welker deliberately took out Aqib Talib

Deadspin New England Patriots coach Bill Belichick opened his season-ending news conference Monday morning by talking about Wes Welker’s hit that knocked cornerback Aqib Talib out of the AFC Championship Game. “I was asked about the hit on Talib, and I feel badly for Aqib,” Belichick said. “The way that play turned out — I went back and watched it, which I didn’t have...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Browns looking to trade up for Johnny Manziel?

According to Jason La Canfora of CBS Sports, the Cleveland Browns are “willing to trade up” to draft Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel. Reports have been coming out of Cleveland ever since the season ended that they want Manziel, but it could very well be a smokescreen. One potential trade partner of the Browns really do want to move up for Manziel would be the St. Louis...
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January 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Washington Nationals showing interest in Grant Balfour

According to Ken Rosenthal of Fox Sports, the Washington Nationals are showing interest in free agent pitcher Grant Balfour. Balfour was signed by the Baltimore Orioles earlier this offseason, but they pulled out of the deal due to some health concerns that showed up on his physical. He would join an already lethal bullpen and be yet another piece to a potential contender. The Nationals...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Seahawks beat 49ers, advance to Super Bowl

The Seattle Seahawks are headed to the Super Bowl following a 23-17 win over the San Francisco 49ers in the NFC Championship Game. “This is really special,” said coach Pete Carroll. “It would really be a mistake to not remember the connection and the relationship between this football team and the 12th Man and these fans. It’s unbelievable.” Seattle’s defense forced three...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Navorro Bowman early diagnosis is torn ACL

According to San Francisco 49ers head coach Jim Harbaugh in his post-game press conference, the 49ers fully expect that linebacker Navorro Bowman will be diagnosed with a torn ACL. Bowman suffered the injury after forcing a fumble and having his leg pinned underneath the pile. This is a very tough injury to have occur at this point in the season and will likely force him to miss...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Lakers finish off Raptors 112-106 in Nick Young’s return

Toronto, ON - The Los Angeles Lakers have had an extremely rough recent stretch of losing, but they were able to get a much needed win over the Toronto Raptors this evening. Nick Young returned from his one-game suspension following the Alex Len altercation and helped lead Los Angeles to the 112-106 win over the Raptors. With the win, the Lakers improved to 16-25 on the season, while...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Peyton Manning: ‘Win one more’

DenverBroncos.com The Denver Broncos are heads to the Super Bowl following a 26-16 win over the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship Game. Peyton Manning completed 32-of-43 passes for 400 yards with two touchdowns in the victory on Sunday. “Well, it’s an exciting feeling,” Manning said after the game. “You do take a moment to realize that we’ve done something special...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kobe Bryant plans to be back this season

Los Angles Lakers star Kobe Bryant doesn’t plan to sit out the rest of the season. “The only thing I can consider, the only thing I can afford to consider, is getting better and getting strong,” he said prior to the Lakers win over the Celtics on Friday, via BasketballInsiders.com. “I can’t allow myself to think any other way. I can only think about the next day. To do...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Watch: Eight players ejected from Canucks-Flames game

The Vancouver Canucks and Calgary Flames combined for 10 fighting majors, eight game misconducts and 152 penalty minutes when a fight broke out two seconds into their game Saturday night. Each team started its fourth line.  All 10 skaters were assessed major penalties for fighting and eight were ejected. The post Watch: Eight players ejected from Canucks-Flames game appeared first...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Georgia receives commitment from five-star prospect Terry Godwin

According to Dan Legge of The Athens Banner-Herald, the Georgia Bulldogs received some very good news with the commitment of five-star athlete Terry Godwin. Godwin will either be a wide receiver or cornerback with the Bulldogs, but many expect him to be a key piece of the secondary at the college level. Georgia hired Jeremy Pruitt (formerly of Florida State) to be their defensive...
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January 19, 2014  |  Discuss

Kansas City Chiefs to show interest in Jeremy Maclin?

According to Terez A. Paylor of the Kansas City Star, the Kansas City Chiefs are expected to show interest in free agent wide receiver Jeremy Maclin this coming offseason. The Chiefs are looking for upgrades to their aerial attack for quarterback Alex Smith, and Maclin very well could be a cheaper option because of the ACL injury that he is coming off. This would be a very intriguing...
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January 19, 2014  |  5 Comments
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