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  1. Wizards acquire Bogdanovic in trade with Nets

    Wbt.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbt.com
    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Wizards added scoring punch to their bench on the eve of the trade deadline, acquiring swingman Bojan Bogdanovic from the Brooklyn Nets. Washington also got forward Chris McCullough in the deal and sent a lottery-protected 2017 first-round pick, Marcus Thornton and Andrew Nicholson to Brooklyn. The Wizards announced the trade Wednesday night. Bogdanovic, 27, averaged a career-high 14.2 points a game as a starter for the struggling Nets. The post Wizards…
  2. Top-ranked UConn routs No. 23 Temple for 102nd straight win

    Wbt.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbt.com
    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) -- Napheesa Collier scored a career high 31 points and top-ranked UConn routed No. 23 Temple 90-45 on Wednesday night to extend the program's record winning streak to 102 straight games. Katie Lou Samuelson added 19 points for the Huskies (27-0, 14-0 American), who bounced back from a closer-than-expected three-point road win at Tulane on Saturday to clinch their fourth straight American Athletic Conference regular-season championship. The post Top-ranked UConn routs…
  3. Deshaun Watson tells Cowboys to trade Dak Prescott to Browns and draft him

    Sportingnews.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:38 sportingnews.com
    Myles Garrett isn’t the only NFL draft prospect pleading the Cowboys to draft h…
  4. Emmitt Smith: Cowboys could have won 4 Super Bowls with Jimmy Johnson

    Sportingnews.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:38 sportingnews.com
    Could we have won more Super Bowls if Jones' ego had not run…
  5. Richard Jefferson mocks Kyrie Irving with 'Flat World Champions' shirt

    Sportingnews.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:38 sportingnews.com
    Richard Jefferson had a little fun at Cavaliers teammate Kyrie Irving's expense by rocking a "Flat World Champions"…
  6. Lieder, Clark lead UWO Hall of Fame class

    Thenorthwestern.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:36 thenorthwestern.com
    Craig Lieder, Brad Clark are among the seven former UWO athletes who will be inducted into the school's Hall of…
  7. Shelby County Cheerleader of the Week Feb. 22 2017

    Lightandchampion.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:36 lightandchampion.com
    Madeline Myers- Senior, Head Cheerleader Center High…
  8. Shelbyville Powerlifting Update Feb. 22 2017

    Lightandchampion.com - All Sports 02.23 / 02:36 lightandchampion.com
    Shelbyville Powerlifting teams competed at the East TX Powerlifting Championship in White Oak, Tx on Sat. Feb 18. The following will compete at the Regional Meet next month. Congratulations and Good…
  1. LA Galaxy winger Sebastian Lletget out to prove he's a star

    Dailynews.com - Soccer 02.23 / 02:09 dailynews.com
    Only a few weeks into the new year California native Sebastian Lletget already senses the next 12 months could be the most pivotal of a soccer career that so far has been more about overcoming adversity off the field than enjoying success on it. The 24-year-old Galaxy midfielder is entering the prime of his career, is fitter than ever having shed some pounds in the offseason, just made his…
  2. NSFW: Mexico's Herrera suffers horrible foot injury

    Goal.com - Football 02.23 / 02:04 goal.com
    Hector Herrera was the victim of a nasty challenge from Juventus defender Stephan Lichsteiner, with a gruesome photo showing the extent of the…
  3. Buffon's amazing run of clean sheets

    Goal.com - Football 02.23 / 02:04 goal.com
    The Italy goalkeeper has the most clean sheets in Serie A, and continues to stop opponents scoring in all competitions, including the Champions…
  4. WATCH: Player lasts three minutes before red card

    Goal.com - Football 02.23 / 02:04 goal.com
    Eastern FC had an awful night, with an early sending off a harbinger of things to…
  5. WATCH: Amazing bicycle kick goal at beach soccer championship

    Nbcsports - Soccer 02.23 / 02:02 nbcsports.com
    Turks and Caicos teenager scores a juggling beauty at the CONCACAF Beach Soccer…
  6. Europa League: Spurs look to overturn 1-0; La Liga resurgent?

    Nbcsports - Soccer 02.23 / 02:02 nbcsports.com
    "We need to be clever, play well, be aggressive," said Tottenham manager Mauricio…
  7. LA Galaxy's reserve team to hold open tryouts in England

    WashingtonTimes-Soccer 02.23 / 02:00 washingtontimes.com
    CARSON, Calif. (AP) - The LA Galaxy's reserve team will hold open tryouts in England this summer in an attempt to find overlooked talent for the Major League Soccer franchise. The LA Galaxy II announced the tryouts Wednesday. Players between 16 and 25 years old will be welcomed in London…
  8. Thibodeau on trade rumors: 'I like the guys we have'

    WashingtonTimes-Soccer 02.23 / 02:00 washingtontimes.com
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) - Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Tom Thibodeau said the team will continue to talk to teams about possible trades ahead of Thursday's deadline, but he didn't see a deal that makes sense for them "at this point." The Timberwolves returned to work on Wednesday evening after the…
  1. Nissan taps Japanese executive to replace Carlos Ghosn as CEO

    LATimes-Golf 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    Carlos Ghosn, who leads Nissan and Renault, has tapped Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, to replace him as chief executive at the Japanese automaker. Ghosn will stay on as chairman. Nissan Motor Co., based in Yokohama, made the announcement in a statement Thursday. The…
  2. Newport Beach celebrity dentist surrenders her license after complaints of negligence and fraud

    LATimes-Golf 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    A Newport Beach celebrity dentist who was barred from treating patients this month has relinquished her license to practice dentistry, state documents show. The Dental Board of California suspended Sherri Worth's license Feb. 3, pending a disciplinary hearing. But Worth, whose work was f…
  3. Stanger Posts School Record 62 at Burns Intercollegiate

    Virginiasports.com - Golf 02.23 / 01:38 virginiasports.com
    Fueled by a school-record individual performance, the No. 4 Virginia men's golf team jumped out to the early lead at the John Burns Intercollegiate in Lihue, Hawaii. Senior Jimmy Stanger (Tampa, Fla.) shot 10-under 62 to lead the Cavaliers and hold a four-shot lead after the opening 18 holes of…
  4. Brennan: Rory McIlroy takes penalty strokes after golfing with Donald Trump

    Usatoday.com - Golf 02.23 / 00:53 usatoday.com
    When the new U.S. president calls asking you to play a round with him, you say…
  5. Change of scenery has Adam Scott comfortable, ready to compete

    Usatoday.com - Golf 02.23 / 00:53 usatoday.com
    The 13-time PGA Tour winner looks to defend his title this weekend at the Honda…
  6. Assemblyman Jimmy Gomez scores endorsement from labor heavyweight in congressional race to replace Becerra

    LATimes-Golf 02.23 / 00:47 latimes.com
    Essential Politics: Lawmaker says California needs an estate tax if the federal version is scrapped, Sanders thanks supporters in Los Angeles Feb. 22, 2017, 4:20 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:…
  7. Dakota Johnson, Victoria Justice turn out for Vanity Fair and L’Oréal Paris Young Hollywood party

    LATimes-Golf 02.23 / 00:47 latimes.com
    As the host of Vanity Fair’s annual Young Hollywood party, Dakota Johnson stayed in sync with the sexy vibe of her film “Fifty Shades Darker” thanks to a Dior black lace see-through skirt and shorts combo. “I’m wearing it because it kind of looks like a sexual-like flamenco dancer,” she giggled…
  8. Cities and counties tell legislators they're struggling to keep up with the legalized marijuana industry

    LATimes-Golf 02.23 / 00:47 latimes.com
    Essential Politics: Lawmaker says California needs an estate tax if the federal version is scrapped, Sanders thanks supporters in Los Angeles Feb. 22, 2017, 4:20 p.m. This is Essential Politics, our daily look at California political and government news. Here's what we're watching right now:…
  1. Cody Webb Continues To Broaden Horizons And Wins At Coalinga AMA WHS 2017

    Dirtrider.com - Motorsport 02.23 / 02:20 dirtrider.com
    Racing Check out our race report from round 2 of the 2017 AMA West Hare Scrambles Championship Series in Coalinga, CA. Cody Webb took a stab at round two of the Kenda/SRT AMA West Hare Scrambles Regional Championship Series, winning the muddy, challenging Picacho Creek Challenge put…
  2. Kansas City Arenacross Round 6 Privateer Race Report

    Dirtrider.com - Motorsport 02.23 / 02:20 dirtrider.com
    Racing Better qualifying, narrow track, and a great weekend to build off of for Lane Shaw Privateer Lane Shaw takes us on his journey through the 2017 AMSOIL Arenacross Series to gain his AMA Pro License for Supercross. Check out his race report from…
  3. Ricardo Juncos realizes IndyCar, American Dream

    Indianapolis Star- MotorSport 02.23 / 02:02 indystar.com
    Development system team owner moving toward IndyCar Series…
  4. Nissan taps Japanese executive to replace Carlos Ghosn as CEO

    LATimes-AutoRacing 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    Carlos Ghosn, who leads Nissan and Renault, has tapped Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, to replace him as chief executive at the Japanese automaker. Ghosn will stay on as chairman. Nissan Motor Co., based in Yokohama, made the announcement in a statement Thursday. The…
  5. Newport Beach celebrity dentist surrenders her license after complaints of negligence and fraud

    LATimes-AutoRacing 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    A Newport Beach celebrity dentist who was barred from treating patients this month has relinquished her license to practice dentistry, state documents show. The Dental Board of California suspended Sherri Worth's license Feb. 3, pending a disciplinary hearing. But Worth, whose work was f…
  6. Dale Earnhardt Jr. would retire on top if he wins NASCAR Cup title

    Indianapolis Star- MotorSport 02.23 / 00:52 indystar.com
    One of the hot topics at Daytona 500 media day is when Dale Earnhardt Jr. might…
  7. 'Critical Role' and 'HarmonQuest' prove watching role-playing games can be fun. But 4 hours?

    LATimes-AutoRacing 02.23 / 00:49 latimes.com
    Watching shows on Youtube is old hat, but not as old hat as tabletop role-playing games. Combining the two — watching people online who are playing role-playing games — would seem to go a step too far in terms of our need to be entertained. At least two programs, though, are making it work.  The…
  8. Trump's top deputies hope to shore up ties with a suspicious Mexico

    LATimes-AutoRacing 02.23 / 00:49 latimes.com
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Mexico City on Wednesday on a mission to mend deeply frayed relations with the United States’ southern neighbor. John F. Kelly, the secretary of Homeland Security, was expected to join him later in the day in a bid to repair the once-close r…
  1. Nissan taps Japanese executive to replace Carlos Ghosn as CEO

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    Carlos Ghosn, who leads Nissan and Renault, has tapped Hiroto Saikawa, a veteran Japanese executive at Nissan, to replace him as chief executive at the Japanese automaker. Ghosn will stay on as chairman. Nissan Motor Co., based in Yokohama, made the announcement in a statement Thursday. The…
  2. Newport Beach celebrity dentist surrenders her license after complaints of negligence and fraud

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    A Newport Beach celebrity dentist who was barred from treating patients this month has relinquished her license to practice dentistry, state documents show. The Dental Board of California suspended Sherri Worth's license Feb. 3, pending a disciplinary hearing. But Worth, whose work was f…
  3. 'Critical Role' and 'HarmonQuest' prove watching role-playing games can be fun. But 4 hours?

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 00:48 latimes.com
    Watching shows on Youtube is old hat, but not as old hat as tabletop role-playing games. Combining the two — watching people online who are playing role-playing games — would seem to go a step too far in terms of our need to be entertained. At least two programs, though, are making it work.  The…
  4. Trump's top deputies hope to shore up ties with a suspicious Mexico

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 00:48 latimes.com
    Secretary of State Rex Tillerson arrived in Mexico City on Wednesday on a mission to mend deeply frayed relations with the United States’ southern neighbor. John F. Kelly, the secretary of Homeland Security, was expected to join him later in the day in a bid to repair the once-close r…
  5. Essential Education: The end of the L.A. Unified iPad saga

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 00:48 latimes.com
    Essential Education: The end of the L.A. Unified iPad saga Feb. 22, 2017, 4:26 p.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: The FBI has completed its investigation into L.A. Unified's iPad plan, and the U.S. Attorney's office…
  6. UC President calls Trump immigration policy a backward step

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 00:48 latimes.com
    Essential Education: The end of the L.A. Unified iPad saga Feb. 22, 2017, 4:26 p.m. Welcome to Essential Education, our daily look at education in California and beyond. Here's the latest: The FBI has completed its investigation into L.A. Unified's iPad plan, and the U.S. Attorney's office…
  7. They've planned a protest Thursday while Tillerson meets with Mexican officials

    LATimes-Tennis 02.23 / 00:48 latimes.com
    Trump's new immigration directives: stricter enforcement and more deportations Feb. 22, 2017, 4:25 p.m. A look at President Trump's administration and the rest of Washington: New Homeland Security Department memos call for strengthening immigration enforcement President Trump, after failing…
  8. Medvedev upsets Paire in Marseille

    WashingtonTimes-Tennis 02.22 / 23:39 washingtontimes.com
    MARSEILLE, France (AP) - Daniil Medvedev upset eighth-seeded Benoit Paire 5-7, 7-5, 7-6 (4) in the first round of the Open 13 on Wednesday, and defending champion Nick Kyrgios advanced to the quarterfinals. The 21-year-old Medvedev rallied from a double break down in the decider after breaking his French opponent…
  1. Wednesday Women: Previewing the playoffs

    Uscho.com - Hockey 02.23 / 02:39 uscho.com
    Arlan: No league had more questions to resolve heading into the final weekend of its schedule than ECAC Hockey, with uncertainty at the top, bottom, and in the middle. Could St. Lawrence somehow pull off a miraculous final weekend and gain a share of the conference title? Clarkson had sewn up at least a piece of the trophy, as it held a four-point lead over the Saints with only two games remaining. We didn't have to wait long for an answer to this one, as SLU couldn't hold a 2-0,…
  2. NHL Predictions: Bruins vs. Ducks 2/22/17

    Thespread.com - Hockey 02.23 / 02:31 thespread.com
    Gibson & Co. in need of bounce-back effort Fans and pundits alike raised their eyebrows when the Bruins relieved coach Claude Julien of his duties on Feb. 7. Now, though, any and all apprehension seems to have…
  3. McKenzie on the trade deadline: Shattenkirk, Bishop still could go

    Nbcsports - NHL 02.23 / 02:03 nbcsports.com
    Meanwhile, a big part of the market might wait until the…
  4. Berkshire Bank Hockey Night In New England: Projected Bruins-Ducks Lineups

    NESN.com - NHL 02.23 / 02:02 nesn.com
    The Boston Bruins are red-hot as they enter Wednesday night’s tilt with the Anaheim Ducks. The B’s are 4-0-0 under... Read More…
  5. USA Hockey head Ogrean looks back on tenure

    WashingtonTimes-Hockey 02.23 / 02:00 washingtontimes.com
    BOSTON (AP) - When executive director Dave Ogrean thinks back on his tenure at USA Hockey, the American victory in the inaugural women's Olympic tournament is among the highlights. "At that time, we had a chance to do something brand new, and had a clean sheet of paper in front…
  6. Oilers need scoring from more sources

    Thescore.com - Hockey 02.23 / 01:21 thescore.com
    You haven't heard this often. The Edmonton Oilers have a scoring problem.While the Oilers sit 12th with 2.80 goals per game, those tallies have come from the same source too often. Edmonton has seen 62 of its 172 goals come from Connor McDavid, Leon Draisaitl, and Patrick Maroon. All three have reached the 20-goal plateau and have combed for more than one-third of the Oilers' goals.That means the rest of the roster has accounted for just 110 goals, or about six goals per player. Edmonton…
  7. Colorado Avalanche to Get Boost in Erik Johnson’s Return

    Milehighsticking.com - Hockey 02.23 / 01:14 milehighsticking.com
    The Colorado Avalanche are set to get their best defenseman back as Erik Johnson returns from a 35-game hiatus after suffering a broken leg in a game. COLORADO AVALANCHE DEFENSEMAN ERIK JOHNSON IS RETURNING. Sorry, but sometimes only shouting will do. And the Colorado Avalanche are about to get their best defenseman back from injury. […] Colorado Avalanche to Get Boost in Erik Johnson’s Return - Mile High Sticking - Mile High Sticking - A Colorado Avalanche Fan Site - News,…
  8. Pix: UND’s ‘Palace on the Prairie’

    Hockeyvips.com - Hockey 02.23 / 01:06 hockeyvips.com
    A visit to one of hockey's most famous rinks The post Pix: UND’s ‘Palace on the Prairie’ appeared first on Hockey VIPs…
  1. Report: The Knicks Are Looking For A 1st-Round Pick For Kyle O’Quinn

    Totalprosports.com - Basketball 02.23 / 02:37 totalprosports.com
    No, seriously. According to the Daily News’ Frank Isola, the New York Knicks recently spoke to a team regarding Kyle O’Quinn and were looking for a first-round pick in exchange for him.   One NBA team that has spoken with the Knicks says they’re looking to get a first round pick for Kyle O’Quinn. — Frank Isola (@FisolaNYDN) […
  2. Report: Bulls trying to trade Mirotic in package for 76ers' Okafor

    Thescore.com - Basketball 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    The Chicago Bulls may be on a mission to bring Jahlil Okafor home.The team is trying to swing a deal with the Philadelphia 76ers to acquire the sophomore big man while giving up forward Nikola Mirotic, sources told Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.Okafor, 22, is averaging 15 points, 6.1 rebounds, 1.2 dimes, and 1.1 blocks over two campaigns in the City of Brotherly Love. Although he's not much of a force at the defensive end, he can help provide a boost to Chicago's below-average offense…
  3. George 'committed' to Pacers, has had 'great talks' with management

    Thescore.com - Basketball 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    While his future with the team remains up in the air, Paul George is fully dedicated to the Indiana Pacers for the time being. "I'm committed here," George told Jim Ayello of IndyStar Sports. "Myself and the front office, we've had great talks."Reports surfaced on Wednesday that Indiana was gauging the trade market for George, who is set to become an unrestricted free agent at the end of next season. The 26-year-old has the ability to sign a potential $219-million extension this summer,…
  4. Thibodeau on trade rumors: 'I like the guys we have'

    Billingsgazette.com - Basketball 02.23 / 02:14 billingsgazette.com
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Minnesota Timberwolves president and coach Tom Thibodeau said the team will continue to talk to teams about possible trades ahead of Thursday's deadline, but he didn't see a deal that makes sense for them "at this p…
  5. Led by Nikola Jokic, Nuggets in contention for playoff spot

    Billingsgazette.com - Basketball 02.23 / 02:14 billingsgazette.com
    DENVER (AP) — Nikola Jokic wouldn't mind a few more days of rest after his return from the All-Star f…
  6. Report: 76ers trading Ersan Ilyasova to Hawks for Tiago Splitter, picks

    Nbcsports - NBA 02.23 / 02:03 nbcsports.com
    Philadelphia adding a pick and moving up in second…
  7. Andrew Bogut, Deron Williams Held Out Of Mavs Practice Amid Trade Rumors

    NESN.com - NBA 02.23 / 02:02 nesn.com
    It appears as though the Dallas Mavericks could be pretty active at Thursday’s NBA trade deadline. Andrew Bogut and Deron... Read More…
  8. NBA Rumors: Bulls Emerge As Team Interested In Jahlil Okafor Trade

    NESN.com - NBA 02.23 / 02:02 nesn.com
    One of these days, the Philadelphia 76ers will have to do something about their logjam at center, and that time... Read More…
  1. Bettis receives 1st clean bill of health after cancer surgery

    Thescore.com - Baseball 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    Wednesday was a great day for Chad Bettis.The Colorado Rockies right-hander, who underwent surgery for testicular cancer in late November, received a clean bill of health from doctors after having blood work done Tuesday."Today was a big day for me; it was a clean bill of health," Bettis explained to MLB.com's Thomas Harding. "I got the blood work back from the doctor, met with him today, and he said my tumor markers are not detectable."Bettis was diagnosed with testicular cancer in…
  2. Francona plans to manage Indians as long as his health will let him

    Thescore.com - Baseball 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    Since being hired by the Cleveland Indians in October of 2012, manager Terry Francona has won two American League Manager of the Year awards, guided the club to two postseason appearances, and nearly won the World Series this past season, losing in extra innings of Game 7 to the Chicago Cubs.It's no wonder the skipper wants to continue to manage the Indians as long as he can, but apparently his health is the one calling the shots.Francona recently spoke on the podcast "Newsmakers,"…
  3. Watch: Mets pitchers Matz, Gilmartin catch massive shark

    Thescore.com - Baseball 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    While some players get in additional training in the weight room or on the treadmill during spring training, New York Mets pitchers Steven Matz and Sean Gilmartin decided to take a different approach.The pitching pair recently went shark fishing, and boy, did they ever manage to get their hands on one gigantic catch.Matz described catching the shark, which was in his words as big as a "truck," as one of the hardest things he's done in his entire life.Great experience fishing for sharks w/…
  4. Robinson, Lind ready for a spring training job fight

    WashingtonTimes-WashingtonNationals 02.23 / 02:02 washingtontimes.com
    WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Spring training has a familiar look for Clint Robinson despite the change in location. He spent the offseason at home in Arkansas doing his usual low-key things. Ready to go, he drove to West Palm Beach, Florida on Feb. 12, two days before pitchers and…
  5. MLB players union chief: No rush to change rules to speed up game

    Tampabay.com-Rays 02.23 / 02:01 tampabay.com
    PORT CHARLOTTE — A day after being cited for a "lack of cooperation" by commissioner Rob Manfred, players union chief Tony Clark said after meeting with the Rays on Wednesday morning that discussions over rules changes to improve pace of play this season are and will remain…
  6. Healthy A.J. Pollock aims to exceed 2015 breakout season

    Billingsgazette.com - Baseball 02.23 / 01:05 billingsgazette.com
    SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — One of the best facts about this year's Arizona Diamondbacks: A.J. Pollock is back, healthy, and confident he can exceed the breakout season he put together in 2…
  7. Spring Notes 2/22: Merritt starting Saturday

    Scout.com - MLB 02.23 / 00:51 scout.com
    Ryan Merritt has experienced a whirlwind of emotions over the last 12 months, a period of time in which he made his MLB debut, got married and led the Cleveland Indians to the World Series courtesy of his heroic effort in Game 5 of the ALCS. Fast-forward to spring training and the 25-year-old now finds himself starting the Tribe's Cactus League opener on…
  8. Giants reliever Will Smith has MRI on sore elbow

    SacBee-Wire MLB 02.23 / 00:50 sacbee.com
    The Giants will be missing one of their most important relievers when the spring exhibition season opens on Friday. Left-hander Will Smith underwent an MRI on his sore left elbow … Click to Continue…
  1. Popular Internet Punter Marquette King Calls Hot Dog a Sandwich

    Thebiglead.com - American football 02.23 / 02:31 thebiglead.com
    Do you use Twitter? You do? That’s so neat for you. You’re probably aware of the popular Twitter game “Is a Hot Dog a…
  2. Three Observations from Vols’ 67-56 Loss to Vanderbilt

    Rockytopinsider.com - American football 02.23 / 02:30 rockytopinsider.com
    Our three biggest takeaways from the Vols' deflating 67-56 loss to Vanderbilt in Knoxville. The post Three Observations from Vols’ 67-56 Loss to Vanderbilt appeared first on Rocky Top…
  3. 49ers assistant general manager Tom Gamble leaves team

    Billingsgazette.com - American football 02.23 / 02:14 billingsgazette.com
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Longtime San Francisco 49ers personnel executive Tom Gamble is leaving the organization after a front-office overhaul this o…
  4. Tennessee Basketball Chokes Away a Home Game in Vols’ 67-56 Loss to Vanderbilt: 3 Takeaways

    Allfortennessee.com - American football 02.23 / 02:10 allfortennessee.com
    Tennessee basketball choked away a home game 67-56 against the Vanderbilt Commodores Wednesday. Here are three takeaways from the Volunteers’ loss. With a 15-12 record and everything on the line going into the game, the same Tennessee basketball team that beat the Kentucky Wildcats a month ago lost a home game to the Vanderbilt Commodores…the […] Tennessee Basketball Chokes Away a Home Game in Vols’ 67-56 Loss to Vanderbilt: 3 Takeaways - All for Tennessee - All for…
  5. 49ers' John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan meet with Colin Kaepernick

    ESPN.com - NFL 02.23 / 02:02 sports.espn.go.com
    49ers' John Lynch, Kyle Shanahan meet with Colin…
  6. Broncos get best odds for landing Tony Romo, but Texans make sense

    Star-Telegram - Dallas Cowboys 02.23 / 02:01 star-telegram.com
    Oddsmakers give the Cowboys the fourth-best odds of having Tony Romo on their roster next season. That, though, isn’t going to happen. The Cowboys likely release Romo on March 9. … Click to Continue »…
  7. 49ers assistant general manager Tom Gamble leaves team

    WashingtonTimes-Football 02.23 / 02:00 washingtontimes.com
    SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) - Longtime San Francisco 49ers personnel executive Tom Gamble is leaving the organization after a front-office overhaul this offseason. General manager John Lynch announced on Wednesday that he and Gamble decided it would be in the best interest for the team and Gamble for him to…
  8. Pac-12 return for Matt Lubick is coach's 4th job in 3 months

    WashingtonTimes-Football 02.23 / 02:00 washingtontimes.com
    SEATTLE (AP) - Matt Lubick has returned to the Pac-12 at Washington, the assistant coach's fourth job in three months after brief stops at two other Power Five conference teams since the end of last season. Washington coach Chris Petersen on Wednesday announced the addition of Lubick to his staff…
  1. Bisping needs to shut up and fight Romero, manager says

    Thescore.com - Boxing 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    Michael Bisping has brought Yoel Romero's manager to his wit's end.The middleweight champion recently said he preferred a megafight opposite the returning Georges St-Pierre over a title defense against Romero, with the Cuban's manager Malki Kawa accusing Bisping of ducking him in retort. After "The Count" responded by not only reiterating his designs, but questioning Kawa's motives for lobbying for the bout, the manager called into Luke Thomas' SiriusXM show on Wednesday to declare it was…
  2. Scoggins calls out 'Mighty Mouse': 'Get some karate in your life'

    Thescore.com - Boxing 02.23 / 02:30 thescore.com
    A fighter getting a title shot after an L is about as rare as a unicorn sighting, but that isn't stopping Justin Scoggins from taking a stab at it.After a challenge to contender Henry Cejudo fell on deaf ears, Scoggins reached a rung higher on the flyweight ladder and called out reigning champion Demetrious Johnson. The 24-year-old went as far as claiming the matchup would prove mutually beneficial, with Scoggins getting his first shot at UFC gold, and Johnson a crash course in karate.Hey…
  3. Jessica Eye on Lauren Murphy: ‘I am told the b*tch is cut from the UFC so I don’t know why she keeps flappin

    Prommanow.com - Boxing 02.23 / 02:27 prommanow.com
    Lauren Murhpy (9-3) doesn't understand why Jessica Eye (11-6, 1 NC) is even still in the UFC since she's lost her last four fights in a row and five of her last six, so the 33-year-old MMA Lab product has been calling out "Evil" and things recently got turned up a notch on social…
  4. Gerald Washington: Deontay won’t be able to hit me from outside

    Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing 02.23 / 02:04 eastsideboxing.com
    Heavyweight world champion Deontay Wilder and unbeaten Gerald Washington kicked-off fight week with a media workout in Alabama Wednesday before they headline Premier Boxing Champions on FOX and FOX Deportes action this Saturday, February 25 from Legacy Arena at the BJCC in Birmingham, Alabama. Also working out at Round 1 Boxing Gym and featured in televised action beginning at 8 p.m. ET/5 p.m. PT were rising super welterweight contenders Tony Harrison and Jarrett Hurd, who … Read…
  5. Canelo Alvarez, Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. bet of purse money could be all for show

    LATimes-Boxing 02.23 / 01:59 latimes.com
    Even if it was sealed by a handshake on national television in their home country, the high-stakes bet between Canelo Alvarez and Julio Cesar Chavez Jr. means nothing unless it becomes part of a revised signed contract, the head of the Nevada State Athletic Commission said Wednesday. Alvarez,…
  6. Thomas Hearns, Leon Spinks headline Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame class

    Lvrj.com - Boxing 02.23 / 01:42 lvrj.com
    The Nevada Boxing Hall of Fame announced its class of 2017 on…
  7. Danny Garcia: The Reveal with Mark Kriegel In Advance Of March 4 Unification With Keith Thurman

    Eastsideboxing.com - Boxing 02.23 / 00:53 eastsideboxing.com
    Danny Garcia opened up about his father Angel, his challenging childhood, and not getting the respect he deserves in an intimate conversation with award-winning reporter Mark Kriegel. The interview is the latest in a recurring SHOWTIME Sports digital series, THE REVEAL with Mark Kriegel, featuring exclusive and in-depth interviews with boxing’s emerging stars. Garcia, the WBC Welterweight World Champion, and Kriegel spoke in a wide-ranging conversation prior to his long-awaited u…
  8. Report: Nevada State Athletic Commission Confirms That Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor Talks Are Real

    Totalprosports.com - Boxing 02.22 / 23:10 totalprosports.com
    Months ago, when Mayweather & McGregor were cyber beefing about a potential fight, no one in their right mind believed it could actually happen. Fast forward to February and it seems all that back and forth wasn’t for nothing, because the wheels continue to turn for a monumental Floyd Mayweather-Conor McGregor fight. On Tuesday’s edition of …
  1. Wake Forest rallies from 19 down, beats Pitt 63-59

    Wbay.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbay.com
    WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. (AP) — John Collins tipped in a rebound with 18.8 seconds left, and Wake Forest rallied from 19 points down to beat P…
  2. Hawkins’ 20 leads Fordham over Duquesne 70-52

    Wbay.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbay.com
    PITTSBURGH (AP) — Javontae Hawkins scored 20 points, Christian Sengfelder scored 19 points with five 3-pointers, and Fordham beat Duquesne 7…
  3. Hot shooting powers American past Navy 74-58

    Wbay.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbay.com
    ANNAPOLIS, Md. (AP) — Saeed Nelson scored 19 points and added four steals to help lead American University to a 74-58 win over Navy on W…
  4. Gillon’s 3 at buzzer lifts Syracuse past No. 10 Duke 78-75

    Wbay.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbay.com
    SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — John Gillon hit a 3-pointer from the top of the key at the buzzer, and Syracuse upset No. 10 Duke 78-75 on Wednesday n…
  5. Top-ranked UConn routs No. 23 Temple for 102nd straight win

    Wbay.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:41 wbay.com
    HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Napheesa Collier scored a career high 31 points and top-ranked UConn routed No. 23 Temple 90-45 on Wednesday night t…
  6. Blue Jays Top Shoremen, 84-65

    Host Johns Hopkins used an 27-2 run spanning both halves to turn a 34-30 lead into a 61-32 cushion and went on to an 84-65 win over visiting Washington College on Wednesday night in a Centennial Conference men’s basketball game at Goldfarb…
  7. Syracuse’ John Gillon Banks in a 3-Pointer to Beat Duke at The Buzzer (Video)

    Totalprosports.com - College Sports 02.23 / 02:37 totalprosports.com
    On Wednesday night, the un-ranked Syracuse Orangemen battled all night against the 10th ranked Duke Blue Devils and it paid off when JOHN GILLON had the ball with seconds left and banked in a 3-pointer to defeat …
  8. Fast reaction: 3 quick takeaways from Syracuse’s 78-75 win over No. 10 Duke

    Dailyorange.com - Basketball/Mens 02.23 / 02:33 dailyorange.com
    John Gillon exploded in the second half, Syracuse's resume boosts and Thompson thrives — three quick takeaways. Continue reading &…
  1. Comer's Bucket Lifts Lions Over Tusculum

    Marshilllions.com - High School Sports 02.23 / 02:23 marshilllions.com
    GREENEVILLE, TENN. – Senior guard Sydney Comer connected on a layup with 38 seconds left on the clock to lift the Mars Hill women’s basketball team to a hard fought 69-68 win over Tusculum on Wednesday evening inside Pioneer…
  2. Valley's reserves deliver 25 points to clinch a state tourney berth

    DMR- High School 02.23 / 02:02 desmoinesregister.com
    Valley's headed to state after reserves scored 25 points in a regional…
  3. Van Meter rolls to district title, advances to substate final

    DMR- High School 02.23 / 02:02 desmoinesregister.com
    The Bulldogs used an 18-0 first-half run and stiff defense to down Interstate-35 on Tuesday…
  4. Little Hawks head back to state for the first time since 2014

    DMR- High School 02.23 / 02:02 desmoinesregister.com
    "We just came out and gave everything we had, and we got it…
  5. Iowa City West returns to state with a win over S.E. Polk

    DMR- High School 02.23 / 02:02 desmoinesregister.com
    The Women of Troy missed out on the state tournament last season, and they're thrilled to be…
  6. Urbandale, Ottumwa win Class 2A state bowling titles

    DMR- High School 02.23 / 02:02 desmoinesregister.com
    The Urbandale boys and Ottumwa girls won Class 2A state bowling team championships Tuesday at Plaza Lanes in Des…
  7. Three new starters haven’t slowed down Blanchet as it rolls into regionals

    O.seattletimes.com - High School Sports 02.23 / 01:51 o.seattletimes.com
    Jillese Bush, Ella DiPietro and Katie Merrywell were inserted into the starting lineup and the Braves won their first 22…
  8. West Suburban Local Scoreboard for Thursday, Feb. 23

    Local Scoreboard..Scores and highlights may be emailed to tribwestsports@gmail.comBASKETBALL SCHEDULETHURSDAY'S GAMESGIRLSClass 3A PostseasonSectionalsAt KanelandTitle: Stillman Valley vs. Kaneland, 7 p.m.Class 4A PostseasonSectionalsAt East AuroraTitle: Benet vs. Plainfield East, 7 p.m.At…