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  • Mike Pettine doesn't deny Johnny Manziel was dishonest about partying

    CBS Sports "Johnny Manziel's tenure as the Browns' starting quarterback lasted about a week. Then, during the team's bye -- and before he could play in a single game since the announcement by coach Mike Pettine -- Manziel was seen partying in Austin, Texas. After reportedly lying to Pettine about his..." November 28

  • Would Dolphins be interested in Sean Payton?

    Fort Lauderdale Sun-Sentinel "Mike Pouncey said after Sunday’s loss the rest of the season would be, in part, motivated by trying to keep Dan Campbell as coach. That’s a nice sentiment, especially for a pro player. But ultimately the decision on Campbell will be more than just his body of work. It will also be on who’s out..." November 27

  • Jets' Jeremy Kerley on wanting a trade: 'I can't say I haven't thought about it'

    Newark Star-Ledger "Wide receiver Jeremy Kerley is 10 games into what probably will be his fifth and final season with the Jets. They drafted him in the fifth round in 2011, but that was two general managers and a head coach ago. New GM Mike Maccagnan and coach Todd Bowles clearly don't see Kerley as part of..." November 27

  • Searching for a Nickel Corner, Panthers Work Out Cortland Finnegan

    Black and Blue Review "A day after the Carolina Panthers improved to 11-0, they went to work on patching up one of their holes. Looking for help at nickel corner, the Panthers brought in a few players for a Friday workout that, according to a league source, included Cortland Finnegan. The former Titans, Rams and..." November 27

  • Rams plan to start Nick Foles

    Pro Football Talk "It looks like Nick Foles will be back in the starting lineup against the Bengals on Sunday. Rams coach Jeff Fisher said, via Nick Wagoner of, that Case Keenum still has not cleared the concussion protocol after being injured in last Sunday’s loss to the Ravens. As a result, the team is..." November 27

  • J.A. Happ, free-agent pitcher, signs 3-year, $36M deal with Blue Jays

    CBC Sports "The Toronto Blue Jays have added more depth to their starting rotation, signing left-hander J.A. Happ on Friday to a three-year contract worth $36 million US. Happ spent two-and-a-half seasons with the Blue Jays from 2012 to 2014, where he recorded a 19-20 record and 4.39 earned-run average in..." November 28

  • NL GM: Red Sox 'will go $30-40M above anyone else' for Price

    The Score "The baseball world took a breather for Thanksgiving on Thursday, but now every general manager's focus is turning to signing the top free agents leading up to the winter meetings in early December. Southpaw David Price is arguably the top pitcher available this fall, and one team appears to be..." November 28

  • Bringing back Jeff Samardzija a good risk for Cubs — at the right price

    Chicago Tribune "It was a little strange to hear that Cubs President Theo Epstein met last week with former Cubs and White Sox pitcher Jeff Samardzija at a North Side dive bar. The news wasn't surprising. We knew the Cubs were open to bringing Samardzija back, and the feeling appears to be mutual. Both sides..." November 27

  • Orioles searching everywhere for outfielders

    CSN Mid-Atlantic "The Orioles have seven outfielders on their 40-man roster. Adam Jones and six others. Dariel Alvarez, L.J. Hoes, Junior Lake, David Lough, Nolan Reimold and Henry Urrutia are the others. How many of those six will open the season with the Orioles? How many will be there when spring training..." November 27

  • Black Friday: Bargain shopping on the Yankees roster

    The LoHud Yankees Blog "Not sure when we started calling this day Black Friday, or why the retail world agreed to put a bunch of stuff on sale so early in the morning on the day after Thanksgiving. I just know that I was asked to get up this morning so that I can shop for a new coat because my current coat is not very..." November 27

  • Jahlil Okafor had gun pulled on him in another altercation in October

    Pro Basketball Talk "Apparently Sixers’ star rookie Jahlil Okafor‘s altercation outside a nightclub in Boston earlier this week — one for which he apologized, and there will be no law enforcement action — was not his only altercation since training camp opened. Okafor had a gun pulled on him back in October,..." November 28

  • Golden State up to 17-0, with perfection imperfections

    ESPN "How do you stop a team that stomps opponents on off nights? Here's an illustration of what's terrifying about the 17-0 Warriors, aside from the fact they're 17-0. On Friday night, Golden State was torched on defense, ceding 116 points on 92 shots to the host Phoenix Suns. The Warriors were..." November 28

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  • 76ers officially suck worse than any team has ever sucked before "A franchise record-breaking night almost turned into a record-stopping night, but in the end, as usual of late, the 76ers couldn't find ways to hold a lead late in the fourth quarter Friday night and dropped a 116-114 decision to the Houston Rockets. The Sixers are now 0-17, tying the NBA..." November 28

  • Byron Scott says benching Kobe Bryant for poor play 'not an option'

    ESPN "No matter how much Kobe Bryant struggles during possibly his final season in the NBA, the Los Angeles Lakers star will not be benched for poor play, Lakers coach Byron Scott told on Friday. Scott told that under no circumstances would he sit the 37-year-old Bryant, who is..." November 28

  • Sidney Crosby says he's OK following Brandon Dubinsky cross-check, hearing set for Dubinsky

    ESPN "The NHL's department of player safety will hold a hearing Saturday after Columbus' Brandon Dubinsky cross-checked Pittsburgh Penguins star Sidney Crosby in the back of the neck late in the Blue Jackets' 2-1 overtime win Friday night. Crosby was slow getting to his skates and went to the locker..." November 28

  • Blackhawks' Patrick Kane: Scoring streak at 18 games and 29 points

    CBS Sports "Kane's point streak now stands at 18 games with an assist in Friday's 3-2 OT win over Anaheim. He has 10 goals and 19 assists in the streak and 35 points in 23 games this season. " November 28

  • Derek Stepan out indefinitely with broken ribs after hit in Friday loss

    ESPN "New York Rangers forward Derek Stepan suffered broken ribs and is out indefinitely after being hit by the Boston Bruins forward Matt Beleskey during Boston's 4-3 win on Friday at TD Garden. Beleskey was not penalized on the play, but Rangers coach Alain Vigneault thought there should have been..." November 28

  • NHL ties record; 8 games end in OT or shootout "There were eight NHL games Friday that ended in overtime or a shootout, tying a record set Feb. 22, 2007. Here are the games and how they ended: Flyers 3, Predators 2, OT: Shayne Gostisbehere scored a power-play goal with 52.0 seconds remaining in overtime in Philadelphia. Blackhawks 3,..." November 28

  • Claude Julien doesn't want to see Henrik Lundqvist 'acting' on the ice

    CBS Sports "The Boston Bruins stunned the New York Rangers on Friday afternoon with a pair of late third period goals to come away with a 4-3 win. After his team won the game on the ice, Bruins coach Claude Julien didn't pass up an opportunity to call out Rangers goalie Henrik Lundqvist after the game for..." November 28

  • Sources: No decision made, but Les Miles likely to be let go soon

    ESPN "Les Miles' final hurrah with LSU could take place Saturday. A source close to the situation told ESPN's Joe Schad that LSU leadership is "heavily in favor" of a change but that a final decision has not been made and that Miles has not been formally informed he will not return. Another source..." November 28

  • Miami suspends Tyre Brady hours before Pittsburgh game

    The Score "Miami's offense will be without receiver Tyre Brady for Friday's game against Pittsburgh, as the school has suspended the sophomore for a violation of team rules. Brady's absence versus the Panthers will mark the third game he's missed this season due to discipline, as he was suspended last..." November 27

  • What would an Iron Bowl upset mean for Auburn?

    Alabama "As disappointing as the 2015 season has been for Auburn, Tiger fans are still holding out hope for a big upset on Saturday. "It would mean that we beat our rival, which is very important to us and very important to this state," said Auburn head coach Gus Malzahn. The odds are stacked against..." November 27

  • FSU Official: Football Players Receive Special Treatment As Dozens Accused Of Sexual Assault Or Domestic Violence

    Deadspin "The former Florida State administrator in charge of the university’s Victim Advocate Office until this past August testified that over nine years, around 40 football players were accused of intimate partner violence or sexual assault, according to court testimony released Wednesday. Earlier..." November 26

  • Washington coach Chris Petersen signs two-year extension, report says

    Sporting News - NCAAF "Chris Petersen has even more to be grateful for this Thanksgiving. The Washington coach signed a two-year extension through the 2020 season that will pay him $4 million per year, Sports Illustrated reported Thursday. Petersen is in his second year with the Huskies after taking over for Steve..." November 26

  • Sparty tops BC: Denzel Valentine's 2nd triple-double leads Izzo's 500th win

    CBS Sports "Tom Izzo's past and present stars collided on Thanksgiving, resulting in the 500th victory for the legendary Michigan State coach. Reigning CBS Sports Player of the Week Denzel Valentine recorded his second triple-double of the season, leading the Spartans with 29 points, 11 rebounds and 10..." November 27

  • St. John’s announces Kassoum Yakwe has been cleared to play by NCAA

    New York Daily News "The Fighting Mullins finally picked up a win in Maui on Wednesday, and they also added another body to their active roster. St. John’s learned from its experience of losing to a Division II program and beat Chaminade, 100-93, to claim seventh place in the three-day Maui Invitational after..." November 26

  • 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

  • Chelsea eye transfer raids for Jamie Vardy AND Mousa Dembele in the January window

    Daily Mirror "Chelsea are ready to splash £40million in January bids for Jamie Vardy and Mousa Dembele. Jose Mourinho’s champions have had a shambolic start to their title defence. And they have lined up the Spurs midfielder and Leicester’s red-hot striker as targets for the looming winter transfer..." November 27

  • Chelsea ready to launch shock summer move for Tottenham striker Harry Kane

    Daily Mail "Chelsea are prepared to launch a full-scale attempt to land England hotshot Harry Kane next summer. The Barclays Premier League champions have joined Manchester United in taking admiring glances at the Tottenham striker. Stamford Bridge scouts will use Sunday's clash against Spurs to add to..." November 27

  • Tottenham Hotspur confident they can keep striker Harry Kane despite Chelsea and Manchester United interest

    The Telegraph "Tottenham Hotspur remain certain that they will repel any bids next year from Chelsea or Manchester United for Harry Kane. United were interested last summer and he is also among Chelsea’s targets amid concern over the form of Diego Costa and a willingness to end Radamel Falcao’s loan..." November 27

  • Mauricio Pochettino confident Harry Kane will stay at Tottenham

    Sky Sports "The 22-year-old has rediscovered his goalscoring touch in recent weeks after a slow start to the season and netted his ninth goal in six matches in the 1-0 victory over Group J minnows Qarabag in Baku on Thursday. According to widespread newspaper reports, Chelsea and Manchester United are..." November 27

  • Man City back-up speaks out about replacing established first-team ace

    Daily Star "With Hart set to miss at least the next two games with a hamstring problem, reserve keeper Caballero is ready for Saturday's home game with Southampton and Tuesday's Capital One Cup quarter-final against Hull. And as City look for their first win in four games, the Argentinian has vowed to make..." November 27