Derrick Rose being very Derrick Rose-like, says he's 'listening to his body,' will 'hopefully' play today

After participating fully in practice yesterday, Derrick Rose is officially listed as "probable" for today's game in Boston.  But, with him you never know:Derrick Rose said he "wants" to play Friday vs #Celtics but will listen to his body. Said if he feels ready, he'll play. #Bulls— gary washburn (@GwashburnGlobe) November 27, 2014Here's the full quote from ESPN Chicago's Nick...
Via Celtics Life
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Tis the season for the front office to start trashing the prospects it intends to trade

A joyous tradition in the Yankiverse is the annual "trashing of the youth," where anonymous scouts and cab drivers plant negative stories about the one or two Yankee minor leaguers who are so ridiculously flawed that some other team actually covets them.Thus, when they get traded, the Yankiverse's Gammonites and Blogging Bloggers of Blog collectively say, "Wow, Cashman did it...
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Wenger plays down speculation Arsenal want to sign keeper Cech

Arsene Wenger has quashed rumors linking Arsenal with a January move for Chelsea goalkeeper Petr Cech. Cech hinted he could look for another club after falling behind Thibaut Courtois in the pecking order at Stamford Bridge, and according to newspaper reports the Gunners are planning a £7million bid. But when asked about a possible move by reporters on Friday, Wenger rejected...
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Le’Veon Bell Could Become First Steelers 1000-Yard Rusher Since 2010 Against Saints

With just 49 rushing yards on Sunday against the New Orleans Saints, second-year Pittsburgh Steelers running back Le’Veon Bell will be able to provide the team with something that it hasn’t had over the last few seasons: a 1000-yard rusher. As a matter of fact, one would have to go back to the 2010 season, the […] Le’Veon Bell Could Become First Steelers 1000-Yard Rusher...
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NHK Trophy: Gracie Gold leads after short program

OSAKA, Japan -- Gracie Gold of the United States took the lead after the short program at the NHK Trophy on Friday, boosting her chances of qualifying for the Grand Prix Final. Skating to ''Adagio,'' the U.S. champion hit all her jumps to score 68.16 points and finish ahead of Alena Leonova of Russia, who had 68.11. Kanako Murakami of Japan was third with 64.38 points. ''I skated...
Via AP on Fox
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Seahawks players throw shade at 49ers after Thanksgiving Day victory

The defending champion Seattle Seahawks may not have started strong out of the gate, but they've won five of their last six games—outscoring their last two opponents by a 38-6 margin. Even on the short week—coming off a big win against the division-leading Arizona Cardinals—they dominated all three phases of the game in their Thanksgiving Day matchup with the San Francisco...
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Today in Tribe History: November 28, 1956

Kerby Farrell is named the new Cleveland Indians manager, replacing the successful Al Lopez in the Tribe dugout. In six seasons at the helm of the Indians, Lopez never finished worse than second in the American League and claimed the 1954 AL Pennant. Farrell played parts of two seasons with the Boston Braves and Chicago White Sox before entering the coaching ranks. He was a manager...
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Midseason Player Evaluations: Jason Worilds

With the Pittsburgh Steelers coming off their bye week and little to talk about in the interim outside of returning players, now would be as good a time as any to take a look back on what’s transpired this season and give out some mid-year player evaluations. The team as a whole has suffered its […] Midseason Player Evaluations: Jason Worilds is a post from: Steelers Depot ...
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DVR alert: CBS documentary on Verne Lundquist’s terrific career

Great announcer, great call. Has stood the test of time. The rundown from CBS: ****** CBS Sports debuts IN YOUR LIFE, a one-hour documentary celebrating Verne Lundquist’s 50 years in broadcasting, this Saturday, Nov. 29 (1:30 PM, ET) on the CBS Television Network. The documentary follows Verne over the past year, his 50th as a broadcaster.  Verne has witnessed and called...
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Black Friday: 9 Deals For The Golf Fan On Your Shopping List

You’re stuffed beyond belief, watched more football than even you can handle and you’ve officially spent enough time with your extended family. Thanksgiving, my friends, is over. Now, it’s time to stock up for spring with the best Black Friday golf deals. Knowing well that you were consumed with consuming yesterday on Thanksgiving, we gathered up the top Black Friday golf...
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Saints Injury Report: LB Knox, RB Robinson Sit Out Again Thursday

The New Orleans Saints continue to prepare for their Sunday game against the Pittsburgh Steelers at Heinz Field and their injury report that was released Thursday is nearly identical to the one they released Wednesday. The Saints placed defensive tackle Brodrick Bunkley (quadricep) on injured reserve Thursday so he’s no longer listed on their injury […] Saints Injury Report...
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Midseason Player Evaluations: Lawrence Timmons

With the Pittsburgh Steelers coming off their bye week and little to talk about in the interim outside of returning players, now would be as good a time as any to take a look back on what’s transpired this season and give out some mid-year player evaluations. The team as a whole has suffered its […] Midseason Player Evaluations: Lawrence Timmons is a post from: Steelers Depot...
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WATCH: San Francisco 49ers LB Aaron Lynch Tosses Russell Wilson Like a Bad Habit

Overall there was not much for fans of the San Francisco 49ers to be thankful for Thursday night. Once again the offense floundered and did little to help the defense out. It was the kind of performance that makes you wonder if the front office wishes it had held off on signing Colin Kaepernick to the deal they did.There is one thing they should be thankful for though--former South...
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Celtics Injury Update: Marcus Smart leaves practice, out for today's game

The Boston Celtics head into Friday's game against the Chicago Bulls coming off a 94-88 loss to the Portland Trail Blazers. Jared Sullinger and Jeff Green lead the Celtics with 19 points each. At 4-8 on the season, the Celtics look to get back on track on today. They will have to do so without Marcus Smart, who is still battling his way back from an ankle sprain. Eric Kilby via...
Via Sports Injury Alert
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WATCH: Texas A&M's Speedy Noil Makes Incredible Touchdown Catch Late in LSU Game

Texas A&M knew it had a heck of a player on its hands when it recruited Speedy Noil. They made the former high school quarterback a wide receiver when he got to College Station and he has not disappointed. Since he has been learning the position as he goes the general consensus is he is only going to get better and better.So if that means making touchdown catches like he did...
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Even the Texas Longhorns Offense Plays Good Defense!

Playing offense has been a real struggle at times this season for the Texas Longhorns, but the one thing that has been fairly good for the team most of the season has been the defense. Against the top ranked TCU Horned Frogs both units had their hands full. While the Horned Frogs ended up blowing out the Longhorns the Texas defense played well for much of the game.Heck, when the...
Via FatManWriting
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Nick Diaz Won’t Change Gameplan To Target Anderson Silva’s Leg

Much of the narrative leading into Nick Diaz’s UFC 183 ‘superfight’ with Anderson Silva on January 31st is going to be about Silva’s broken leg and whether he’s still suffering the effects from it over a year later. Some fighters may take the opportunity to find out first-hand how his limb is doing by targeting it in the Octagon with kicks, but Diaz says he won’t let...
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Wright Remains the Mets’ Most Critical Question

Among the myriad of questions facing the New York Mets headed into next season, I believe the most important is the status of David Wright. A recent ESPN poll listed baseball’s top ten third basemen and Wright, based on his recent injury history and performance, wasn’t on the list and shouldn’t have been. Therein, is why he’s my most critical Mets’ question for 2015. The...
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2014: The 6th Inning (8-10)

It’s like forgetting the words to your favorite song. You can’t believe it. You were always singing along. (So imagine what this could have been like without 6 games against inferior NL West opponents.) So the Detroit Tigers are now: SP Verlander SP Scherzer SP Sanchez SP Porcello SP Smyly RP Nathan RP Alburquerque RP Chamberlain RP Coke RP Hardy RP Smith RP Krol C Avila C Holaday...
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Should The Blackhawks Trade Jeremy Morin?

The Chicago Blackhawks’ Jeremy Morin has been a well talked about prospect for several years now. Seeing action in the NHL since the 2010-11 season, Morin came into this year with an expectation of not only being a regular, but playing a big role on the team’s third or fourth line. After only averaging 7:44 minutes per night though, should the Blackhawks trade Jeremy Morin?...
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Western Conference NBA All Stars Through One Month

Time flies when you’re having fun watching basketball. We’re already one month into the season. NBA All Star ballots will be available in a few weeks on December 11th. We’ll do the East tomorrow but for now, here are my picks for the Western conference all stars one month into the season. Starter: Stephen Curry Stephen Curry, Golden State Warriors Leading the Golden State...
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Miami Heat News: Chris Andersen Out 2-3 Weeks

The Miami Heat’s injury list just keeps piling up. You can now add Chris Andersen to that report—again. Ira Winderman of The Sun Sentinel reports that Andersen himself stated that he’ll be out two-to-three weeks due to a high ankle sprain he suffered versus the Charlotte Hornets last Sunday. The injury forced Andersen to miss the Heat’s loss to the Golden State Warriors...
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Horrible Officiating Too Much For Texas A&M to Overcome in the End Against LSU

To be fair LSU did play better than Texas A&M for the majority of the game. The LSU defense was as good as advertised and did a great job of frustrating the A&M offense for much of the game. Tack on the yards LSU's running game kept eating up and it is no wonder the Aggies were down for much of the game.But the offense woke up in the fourth quarter and gave the team a chance...
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First Pitch: Pirates 2015 Payroll Could Be Over $90 M, Which Should Be No Surprise

One of the biggest topics among Pittsburgh Pirates fans is the team payroll. For some, it’s an unavoidable topic due to their market size, but not the main part of the conversation. For others, it’s the conversation, to the point that it seems like all you need to build a winner is spending X amount. Either way, the topic of payroll is news when it comes to the Pirates. Dejan...
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Horse Racing: Preview of the 2014 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct Racetrack

First off, I trust you all had a happy and healthy Thanksgiving. Speaking of happy and healthy, this weekend’s Horse Racing schedule is exactly that with New York, Kentucky, California and Illinois all running big cards and big races. We will be taking a closer look at the 2014 Cigar Mile at Aqueduct Racetrack in New York as our Horse Racing Race of the Week, but we’ll look at...
6 hours ago  |  Discuss
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