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"The Houston Rockets have started contacting teams about trading eight-time All-Star Dwight Howard, league sources told The Vertical. Howard, 30,..." Read More
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  • NBA committee seeks feedback for corporate logos on jerseys

    ESPN "The NBA is moving a step closer to putting advertisements on jerseys. Sources told ESPN.com that the league sent out a memo this week, ahead of the owners meeting Sunday at the All-Star Game in Toronto, where the topic of putting corporate logos on uniforms is expected to be..." February 12

  • Blazers, Celtics and Suns eyeing Shabazz Muhammad

    Sportando "The Blazers, Celtics and Suns are interested in Shabazz Muhammad of the Timberwolves, according to Darren Wolfson. The Clippers too are interested in the player of the Timberwolves." February 11

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    Nets' brass 2 narrow GM list to 2 or 3 this weekend, per source. Front runners believed 2 be Bryan Colangelo, Arturas Karnisovas, Sean Marks

  • DeMar DeRozan planning to stick with Raptors

    ESPN "Eastern Conference All-Star guard DeMar DeRozan says it will be "pretty tough" for interested teams to steal him away from the Raptors in free agency this summer. "My whole mindset has always been this is home for me," DeRozan said in an interview that will air in full on Saturday's Meet the..." February 11

  • Kristaps Porzingis’ rise to NBA star rookie has family ties

    Newsday "Kristaps Porzingis posted a picture on his Twitter page Thursday afternoon that featured the Knicks rookie with the four most important people in his life, flying to Toronto to share the NBA All-Star Weekend experience. Porzingis wore the biggest smile in the photo as he sat in the cabin of a..." February 11

  • Broncos' Harris: Von Miller's ring means he deserves to be paid more than J.J. Watt

    The Score "Von Miller is set for an enormous payday after helping the Denver Broncos secure the Lombardi Trophy, and teammate Chris Harris believes that achievement means the linebacker should become the highest paid defensive player in the league. When asked on Thursday's "NFL Total Access" if Miller's..." February 12

  • Hall of Fame voters definitely blocked T.O. for being “so disruptive”

    Pro Football Talk "It was widely believed that the Hall of Fame voters passed over receiver Terrell Owens ostensibly because of his reputation for divisiveness, even if the truth is that they were merely respecting a de facto waiting line that called for Marvin Harrison making it before Owens. On Thursday, one of..." February 12

  • Joe Thomas On Johnny Manziel, Browns’ Future

    Pro Football Rumors "Joe Thomas concedes the Browns are going to move on from Johnny Manziel, calling the 23-year-old quarterback’s latest drama “a sad ending to the story,” Mary Kay Cabot of the Cleveland Plain Dealer tweets. A six-time first-team All-Pro, Thomas said Manziel complained about concussion symptoms..." February 12

  • At least 42 victims, 30 suspects uncovered during Super Bowl human trafficking stings

    Kron 4 News "The Santa Clara County Sheriff’s Office arrested or cited at least 30 suspects for allegedly soliciting prostitution and found over 40 possible human trafficking victims during a series of stings in the time leading up to Super Bowl 50 in Santa Clara on Sunday, Sgt. James Jensen said. The Super..." February 12

  • No warrant expected for LeSean McCoy until next week

    CSN Philly "A decision on possible arrest warrants for LeSean McCoy and three other men won’t be made until next week, sources told NBC10 on Thursday. Earlier Thursday, law enforcement officials told CSNPhilly.com that the District Attorney’s office is “moving slowly for reason” and “this can’t be..." February 11

  • The Angels will never, ever, ever, ever, ever trade Mike Trout

    SB Nation "ESPN's Keith Law released his ranking of every farm system in baseball, and the Los Angeles Angels ranked No. 30. It was not a soft No. 30. I've been doing these rankings for eight years now, and this is by far the worst system I've ever seen. C'mon, don't mince words, man, give it to us..." February 12

  • Royals agree to a 2-year, $14.3 million deal with Mike Moustakas, avoiding arbitration

    Kansas City Star "In nearly a decade as Royals general manager, Dayton Moore had never gone to an arbitration hearing with an eligible player. On Thursday evening, in the week before the Royals will report to spring training in Surprise, Ariz., the streak stayed alive. The Royals agreed to a two-year contract..." February 12

  • Report: Orioles like Reds' Jay Bruce

    Cincinnati Enquirer "The Baltimore Orioles like Reds outfielder Jay Bruce in addition to a couple of other players, FOXSports.com senior baseball writer and MLB Network insider Ken Rosenthal reports via Twitter, though Rosenthal adds that Baltimore might not have the prospects to land Bruce in a deal with..." February 12

  • White Sox Considering Shortstop Ian Desmond

    CBSChicago.com "Two weeks ago, White Sox general manager Rick Hahn expressed his comfort with the team’s roster in present form, but admitted he’s still looking for players to add. According to Jon Heyman of CBSSports.com, the White Sox are among teams considering shortstop Ian Desmond, previously of the..." February 11

  • Dan Duquette addresses possible free agent additions Yovani Gallardo, Dexter Fowler

    Baltimore Sun "Orioles executive vice president Dan Duquette appeared on the Orioles’ hot stove radio show on 105.7 The Fan on Thursday, and addressed a pair of free agents who have popped up as possible late additions to his ballclub — right-hander Yovani Gallardo and outfielder Dexter Fowler. When asked..." February 11

  • Ryan Murray Signs 2-Year Extension

    Columbus Dispatch "The Blue Jackets have signed defenseman Ryan Murray to a two-year, $5.65 million contract extension. The deal carries a $2.825 million salary cap hit, and Murray will make $2.825 million both in 2016-17 and 2017-18. The 22-year-old would have been a restricted free agent this summer. Murray..." February 11

  • Carolina Hurricanes face 'extremely tough' choices with Staal and Ward

    Yahoo! Sports "Carolina Hurricanes general manager Ron Francis believes the questions and queries about the contracts for Eric Staal and Cam Ward have been more difficult on the players than himself. This is strange, considering the fact Francis has the unenviable task of trying to figure out what to do with..." February 11

  • Report: Ottawa front-runners for Jonathan Drouin trade

    Sportsnet "There will be no off days for Bryan Murray after swinging a nine-player blockbuster for Dion Phaneuf. According to two TVA reporters, the Ottawa Senators general manager is now the front-runner to land disgruntled Tampa Bay Lightning forward Jonathan Drouin before the NHL trade..." February 11

  • Connor McDavid's Genius Still Standing out in Injury-Marred Rookie Year

    Bleacher Report "Edmonton Oilers head coach Todd McLellan has seen his share of fast skaters and skilled players come and go in more than two decades of coaching hockey. He’s watched players with elite skills flame out as quickly as they came in. “Paul MacLean used to call them ‘Morning Glory,’” McLellan said,..." February 11

  • Kings recall Budaj, Quick listed as day to day

    The Score "The Los Angeles Kings have recalled goaltender Peter Budaj on emergency conditions from the AHL's Ontario Reign, the club announced Thursday. The move coincides with an undisclosed injury to Jonathan Quick, who is listed as day to day after sustaining an ailment Tuesday against the Boston..." February 11

  • Kareem Canty to 'part ways' with Auburn, enter NBA Draft

    Alabama "It appears Kareem Canty has played his last game as an Auburn Tiger. The junior point guard posted a series of messages on social media Thursday night to announce his plans to "part ways" with Auburn for "personal reasons" and enter the NBA Draft in June. Canty, who was suspended Saturday..." February 12

  • Simmons, Hield headline Wooden Award Top 20 list

    SI "A shortlist of 20 players headlined by LSU’s Ben Simmons and Oklahoma’s Buddy Hield was released for this season’s John R. Wooden Award, the Los Angeles Athletic Club announced on Wednesday. John R. Wooden Award is considered the most prestigious individual honor in college basketball for the..." February 11

  • Missouri reinstates Woods, Gant from suspension

    The Score "Missouri has reinstated forwards Russell Woods and Jakeenan Gant from suspension, and both are available to play Wednesday night at Vanderbilt, according to Steve Walentik of the Columbia Daily Tribune." February 11

  • NCAA says first round will again refer to Thursday, Friday games

    ESPN "The NCAA has eliminated confusion surrounding how the games of its men's basketball tournament's first weekend are referenced. The first round will again simply mean the round of 64, or the Thursday and Friday games that many still view as the beginning of the tournament. From 2011 until..." February 11

  • Roy Williams: 'I'll be fine' after vertigo-related exit from game

    ESPN "North Carolina coach Roy Williams said he was feeling thankful to be alive and proud of how his team responded in the aftermath of a vertigo attack that forced him to watch most of the second half of the Tar Heels' 68-65 ACC win over Boston College on Tuesday night from the locker room. In a..." February 10

  • Barry Sanders' son to transfer to Oklahoma State

    The Oklahoman "The son of an Oklahoma State football legend is coming home. Stanford running back Barry J. Sanders told The Oklahoman in an exclusive interview he intends to join the Cowboys as a graduate transfer for his final season of eligibility. “They’ve got my full commitment and I’m looking..." February 11

  • The Admiral's son pulls rank on dad, earns title of president at Notre Dame

    CBS Sports "His dad is "The Admiral," and now he's The President (of Notre Dame's student body). Notre Dame senior wide receiver Corey Robinson, son of NBA legend David Robinson, won the school's election for student body president on Thursday. RCorey Robinson announced he was running for the position in..." February 11

  • Purdue AD Morgan Burke to retire in July 2017

    Indianapolis Star "Purdue announced today that athletic director Morgan Burke intends to retire in July 2017. A news release said Burke made his plans known to university leaders "more than a year ago." Burke informed a group of alumni of his plans at a Thursday event in Florida. Chairman of the Purdue Board..." February 11

  • Kentucky loses co-DC Derrick Ansley to Alabama

    The Score "Derrick Ansley was expected to assume expanded duties on Kentucky's coaching staff in 2016, but instead he's headed to Alabama. Ansley, who served as the Wildcats' secondary coach last season but was promoted to co-defensive coordinator afterward, has been named the defensive backs coach for..." February 11

  • Delshawn McClellon transferring from Utes for final season

    College Football Talk "Another day, another senior deciding to use his final season of eligibility elsewhere. The latest to do as much is Delshawn McClellon, who took to Instagram Tuesday to confirm that he has decided to leave Utah and finish his collegiate career at an undetermined locale. While the wide receiver..." February 11

  • Arsenal will play in 2016 MLS All-Star Game

    The Score "Arsenal is returning to the United States of America. On Thursday, Major League Soccer announced that Arsenal will be the MLS All-Stars' opponent for the 2016 MLS All-Star Game, which will take place at the San Jose Earthquakes' Avaya Stadium on July 28." February 11

  • Leicester fan will win $50,000 from $10 bet if Foxes win Premier League

    Pro Soccer Talk "As their odds of winning the Premier League title continue to be slashed, tales of Leicester City fans set to win an incredible amount of cash continue. The latest story is a beauty. On the eve of the 2015-16 Premier League season one Leicester City fan, Chloe Cope, decided to put $10 on her..." February 11

  • Manchester United squad split in two over Jose Mourinho taking charge

    Daily Star "The Sun say that senior United stars have a number of reservations about the Portuguese replacing Louis van Gaal this summer. The position of Van Gaal's assistant Ryan Giggs is said to be a worry, as is the prospect of a mass clearout of the playing staff. Mourinho's disastrous start to the..." February 11

  • David Beckham ready to sell Miami United FC shares to fund team - report

    ESPN FC "David Beckham is shopping around shares in Miami United FC in order to help fund the proposed Major League Soccer franchise, even if that means the former Manchester United and LA Galaxy player might not be a majority owner, according to a report in the Miami Herald. Former England captain..." February 11

  • Chelsea put Loic Remy's £11m China move on hold until after PSG and Manchester City ties

    London Evening Standard "Chelsea are unlikely to consider selling Loic Remy to the Chinese Super League until after their clashes with Paris St Germain and Manchester City next week. Big-spending Shanghai Shenhua and Hebei Fortune are both pushing to sign the striker before the transfer window closes in China on..." February 11