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  • Colts’ Andrew Luck: Very confident I’ll be able to return

    CBS Indy "There’s no firm timetable for Andrew Luck’s return this season, but his expectations are unwavering. “Yeah, very confident. Very confident I’ll be able to return,’’ the cornerstone of the Indianapolis Colts said Wednesday in his first availability since suffering a lacerated kidney and torn..." November 25

  • NFL announces 2016 slate of UK games; city of St. Louis unhappy

    Yahoo! Sports "The NFL announced the dates for its three International Series games that will be played in the U.K. next season, and also announced five of the six teams who will head to London: On Oct. 2, the Jacksonville Jaguars will host the Indianapolis Colts at Wembley Stadium; On Oct. 23, the St...." November 25

  • Mike Pettine: Browns didn't discuss cutting Johnny Manziel

    ESPN "The Cleveland Browns did not discuss releasing Johnny Manziel, but felt they had to demote him to the third team because he violated the team's trust in him, coach Mike Pettine said Wednesday. "I told him this isn't a dead end," Pettine said. "It's a hurdle, an obstacle." Pettine made the..." November 25

  • Marshawn Lynch has procedure, Seahawks don't plan to put RB on IR

    CBS Sports "The Seahawks are taking a wait-and-see approach on star running back Marshawn Lynch, who underwent a procedure on Wednesday for a groin injury, sources said. Seattle expects to wait 3-4 weeks for Lynch to recover to determine if he can play again this season and isn't planning to put the RB on..." November 25

  • Frank Gifford's family reveal he was suffering from degenerative disease CTE

    Daily Mail "The family of Pro Football Hall of Famer Frank Gifford says signs of the degenerative disease chronic traumatic encephalopathy were found in his brain after his death. In a statement released through NBC News on Wednesday, the family says Gifford suffered from unspecified 'cognitive and..." November 25

  • Braves sign veteran starter Bud Norris

    Atlanta Journal-Constitution "The Braves signed veteran right-hander Bud Norris to a one-year, $2.5 million contract on Wednesday, again following with their recent strategy of buying low on pitchers coming off injury or disappointing season. In the case of Norris, it was a bad 2015 season in which he went 3-11 with a 6.72..." November 25

  • Cubs acquire LHP Rex Brothers

    ESPN "The Chicago Cubs acquired lefty reliever Rex Brothers from the Colorado Rockies for minor league pitcher Wander Cabrera, the team announced on Wednesday. Brothers, 27, a five-year veteran who saved 19 games for the Rockies in 2013, was designated for assignment last week. Last season he split..." November 25

  • Report: MLB in serious talks about hosting games in London

    The Outside Corner "Major League Baseball could soon vacation to London, according to Fox Sports’ Jon Paul Morosi. Morosi reported Wednesday morning that MLB “is making progress” in discussion with London officials about bringing games to the UK as early as 2017. The talks were first reported last weekend by The..." November 25

  • White Sox sign free-agent catcher Alex Avila

    Chicago Tribune "The White Sox upgraded their catching Wednesday by agreeing to terms with free agent Alex Avila on a one-year, $2.5 million contract. The left-handed hitting Avila, 29, is a career .242 hitter with 66 home runs over seven seasons. Avila was limited to 67 games with Detroit in 2015, missing..." November 25

  • Mariners GM Jerry Dipoto discusses the Robinson Cano unhappiness report, future moves, closers and more

    Seattle Times "While filling out the coaching staff and signing free agent Chris Iannetta to be their starting catcher were important Mariners’ developments throughout the day Monday, much of that was overshadowed by a story by John Harper in the New York Daily News. The story was basically a contradictory..." November 25

  • Khris Middleton says Pistons' Andre Drummond 'doesn't like contact'

    CBS Sports "On Monday, the Bucks trounced the Pistons, who are starting to come apart a little bit. There are some cracks in the foundation, and their shooting problems continue. In that game, Andre Drummond was "held" to "just" 15 points and 15 rebounds, on 6-of-14 shooting. When asked about it after the..." November 25

  • Kristaps Porzingis busting stereotype of soft European player

    Newsday "Kristaps Porzingis already knew what people would say about him because of the trail of tall, thin European players who didn't make it in the NBA. Words such as soft, stiff, project and bust motivated the 7-3 Latvian forward to show he wasn't and wouldn't be any of those things. Porzingis..." November 25

  • Byron Scott gives a great big 'nah' to handing rookie D'Angelo Russell big minutes

    Yahoo! Sports "During Byron Scott’s last NBA season, all the way back in the Truman Administration 1996-97, the NBA had a rule that each of its seven 29 teams had to appear on national TV at least one time per year. This is back when the only options included TBS, TNT, and NBC, so it actually was a bit of a..." November 25

  • Kobe Bryant has worst game of his career against Warriors

    Larry Brown Sports "Even when you take into consideration how badly he has struggled this season, Kobe Bryant was still far worse than expected in Tuesday night’s loss to the Golden State Warriors. The tape says it all. Kobe tied a career-worst shooting mark by hitting just 1-of-14 shots from the field. But we..." November 25

  • Nick Young Bemoans Kobe Bryant’s Play: ‘It Can’t Be Like A Video Game’

    Uproxx "Getting blown out by the Golden State Warriors is not exactly cause for deep self-reflection if you’re already a rebuilding Los Angeles Lakers squad. Sure, it was a particularly embarrassing 111-77 loss to give the Warriors the longest winning streak ever to start a season, but wasn’t that what..." November 25

  • Sidney Crosby, Mario Lemieux have 'big falling out'

    Yahoo! Sports "Are there issues with Pittsburgh Penguins superstar Sidney Crosby and team owner Mario Lemieux? Sirius XM’s Matthew Barnaby – a former Penguins player for parts of three seasons in his career – said that there are problems between Crosby, a two-time league MVP and Lemieux, a franchise icon,..." November 25

  • General manager Marc Bergevin staying in Montreal long term

    ESPN "The man who has turned the Montreal Canadiens into perennial contenders will be around for a while longer. General manager Marc Bergevin has signed an extension through the 2021-22 season, the Canadiens announced Wednesday. "This new agreement brings added stability for our organization and..." November 25

  • Will the Bruins re-sign Loui Eriksson?

    Pro Hockey Talk "Loui Eriksson, one of the key pieces Boston acquired in the Tyler Seguin trade, is in the last of his six-year, $25.5 million deal and will become an unrestricted free agent on July 1. And, at least for now, there doesn’t appear to be much certainty about his future as a Bruin. “I’ll never,..." November 25

  • Contract on Kopitar's mind 'from time to time'; Stamkos says he's not distracted

    The Score "Los Angeles Kings forward Anze Kopitar says the uncertainty around his future hasn't been easy to completely ignore. "(I'd) be lying if I say it doesn't creep up from time to time," he told Joe Smith of the Tampa Bay Times. The Kings were reportedly making progress on an eight-year contract..." November 25

  • Canadiens Sign GM Marc Bergevin to Contract Extension Through 2021-22 Season

    Hockey Fights "Montreal Canadiens owner, president and CEO, Geoff Molson, announced today that the Club and executive vice president and general manager Marc Bergevin have agreed to a multi-year contract extension that will keep him with the organization until the end of the 2021-22 season. Marc Bergevin, 50,..." November 25

  • Nation's No. 1 WR recruit Kyle Davis commits to Auburn

    USA Today "Archer (Lawrenceville, Ga.) WR Kyle Davis, ranked No. 1 in the country as his position, announced on Twitter that he’ll be taking his talents to Auburn. Davis had previously committed to South Carolina, but reopened his recruitment in May, now settling with Gus Malzahn and the Tigers." November 25

  • 5 Coaches Who Could Replace Les Miles At LSU

    The Big Lead "Both local beat and national writers are in agreement. It seems a matter of “when” not “if” for Les Miles departing LSU. One would presume if the administration is comfortable with a $15 million buyout, they know who they want. Here are five plausible candidates. Jimbo Fisher: His appeal is..." November 25

  • Kirby Smart is favorite to become South Carolina coach, per report

    Alabama "Alabama defensive coordinator Kirby Smart is the front runner for the vacant South Carolina job, according to a report.'s Bruce Feldman reported Wednesday that Smart had emerged as the frontrunner to replace Steve Spurrier in Columbia. South Carolina had previously targeted Tom..." November 25

  • Baylor quarterback Jarrett Stidham out for season with broken ankle

    USA Today "No. 7 Baylor is down to its third-string quarterback after freshman Jarrett Stidham was declared out for the season with a broken ankle, according to multiple news outlets. Stidham was making his third start as a replacement for Seth Russell when he was injured Saturday against Oklahoma State. " November 25

  • LSU WR Travin Dural has torn hamstring, out for season

    Yahoo Sports - NCAAF - Dr. Saturday "LSU wide receiver Travin Dural will miss the rest of the season, Les Miles announced Wednesday. Dural has a tear in his hamstring and will undergo surgery, which will require a recovery time of three months, Miles said. The Daily Reveille, which first reported the news, said Dural’s surgery is..." November 25

  • NCAA clears Kansas freshman Cheick Diablo to join Jayhawks Dec. 1

    CBS Sports "Kansas freshman Cheick Diallo has been cleared to start playing for the Jayhawks on Dec. 1, the NCAA announced Wednesday afternoon. "I really want to thank the NCAA staff for guiding this process to a fair conclusion in what was a very complicated situation," Kansas athletic director Sheahon..." November 25

  • Evaluating budding star Ben Simmons through first five collegiate games

    SI "Games scouted LSU’s 81–80 loss to Marquette (Nov. 23) and 83–72 overtime loss to NC State (Nov. 24) What Ben Simmons did vs. Marquette (40 minutes): 21 points, 20 rebounds, 7 assists vs. NC State (40 minutes): 4 points, 14 rebounds, 10 assists, 3 steals, 3 blocks, one kiss blown to a..." November 25

  • Syracuse wins back 1 scholarship per year in NCAA appeal, still must vacate wins "The Syracuse basketball team will get one scholarship back per year over the next four seasons after winning its appeal of the NCAA Committee on Infractions decision, the school announced Wednesday. It's a victory that could provide a significant boost to the basketball team over the next three..." November 25

  • Kentucky's John Calipari not a fan of Christmas practices

    The Score "The Louisville-Kentucky rivalry game is the only contest between Dec. 24 and Dec. 26 on the college basketball slate, but don't expect John Calipari to have his players practicing during the Christmas break. "Everybody goes crazy, why wouldn't you practice over Christmas to get ready for..." November 25

  • Utah State denies transfer permission to speak with any other schools

    Yahoo! Sports "When he blindsided the Utah State basketball team earlier this month by quitting two days before its season opener, forward David Collette quickly learned a hard lesson. College coaches seldom accept rejection gracefully. Utah State officials informed Collette on Monday that they are denying..." November 25

  • PSG plot Cristiano Ronaldo transfer with ASTONISHING wages set to be offered to Real Madrid superstar

    Daily Mirror "Mega-rich Paris Saint-Germain are ready to break the bank to sign Cristiano Ronaldo. The French giants are willing to pay Real Madrid superstar Ronaldo - preparing to play Shakhtar Donetsk on Wednesday - a deal worth a staggering £250,000-a-week AFTER tax. That would be the equivalent of..." November 25

  • Louis van Gaal coy on Arjen Robben to Manchester United transfer

    Metro "Manchester United manager Louis van Gaal has refused to rule out signing Arjen Robben in the January transfer window. Robben, 31, has been strongly linked with United in the last few days, with Van Gaal believed to be keen on bringing the player to Old Trafford. There have even been..." November 25

  • Arsenal boss Arsene Wenger confirms Francis Coquelin faces three months out

    Daily Star "Coquelin damaged knee ligaments in the 2-1 Premier League defeat to West Brom at the weekend. He was replaced by Mathieu Flamini for the Gunners in their 3-0 victory over Dinamo Zagreb this evening. Wenger said: "It is what we feared, basically. Let's be realistic and count 12 weeks." The..." November 25

  • Jesse Marsch named MLS Coach of the Year "The Red Bulls head coach led his side to the Supporters' Shield in his first season in charge. New York Red Bulls head coach Jesse Marsch has been voted MLS Coach of the Year, the league announced Tuesday. After the controversial offseason firing of Mike Petke, Marsch stepped in and hit the..." November 25

  • Bradley Wright-Phillips eyes Prem loan amid Bournemouth interest - sources

    ESPN FC "New York Red Bulls striker Bradley Wright-Phillips is keen on a loan move to the Premier League during the Major League Soccer off-season with Bournemouth expressing an interest, sources have told ESPN FC. Wright-Phillips, who began his career with Manchester City, has been a major success in..." November 25