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Garrett 1st to Browns, Bears trade up for QB Trubisky

Friday  03:56,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

<p>No surprise at the top of the NFL draft: Texas A&amp;M defensive end Myles Garrett was the first choice by the Cleveland Browns.</p>"C'mon, Philly, C'mon," Goodell said Thursday night amid the boos, not even wincing at the reception.[...]

Urias makes solid 2017 debut as Dodgers beat Giants in 10

Friday  03:51,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Less than 24 hours after losing to the Giants in 10 innings, the Los Angeles Dodgers turned the tables and managed just their second win in their last nine games in San Francisco. Run-scoring singles by Andrew Toles and Justin Turner in the 10th[...]

David Letterman and his playoff beard make a rare appearance at NHL playoff game

Friday  03:51,   28 april 2017
For The Win

Former late night talk show host hasn't been in the public eye much[...]

Andy Katz Out at ESPN, and Other Big Name Layoffs Have Yet to Trickle Out

Friday  03:41,   28 april 2017
The Big Lead

<p>The ESPN layoffs Wednesday were brutal, and became the biggest story in sports. The network had the unfortunate distinction of trending on social media all day as the names of people you have seen on TV daily or weekly for years trickled[...]

Biggest Sports Retirement Comebacks

Friday  03:41,   28 april 2017
Sports on Earth

Marshawn Lynch is back, returning from retirement to play for the Oakland Raiders. He's not alone in making such a move.&nbsp; Your browser does not support this video require(["binding"], function (binding) { [...]

Everything is supersized in big heavyweight title fight

Friday  03:41,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Anthony Joshua and Wladimir Klitschko drew the kind of crowd for their final news conference that most fighters would be happy with once they got in the ring. Everything is supersized in their heavyweight title fight, including the fighters[...]

Instant analysis: Bears trade up, draft North Carolina’s Mitchell Trubisky

Friday  03:35,   28 april 2017
Draft Wire

The Chicago Bears traded up to the No. 2 overall pick in the 2017 NFL draft, taking North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky .The Bears gave up a third-round pick and a fourth-round pick in this draft to move up just one spot, along with a[...]

Report: Rajon Rondo ruled out for Game 6 against Celtics

Friday  03:30,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

The Chicago Bulls, facing a must-win game down 3-2 against the Boston Celtics, will be without Rajon Rondo for Game 6. Chicago won the first two games of the series with Rondo at the helm before he injured his thumb. Since then, Boston has[...]

Tyronn Lue not worried about LeBron James’ increased playoff workload

Friday  03:27,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

Tyronn Lue goes by a different playbook for LePostseason. Speaking with the media after team practice on Wednesday, the Cleveland Cavaliers head coach said that he wasn’t concerned about LeBron James’ increased playoff workload.“Of course, we’re[...]

USC's Boatwright withdraws from draft, returning for junior season

Friday  03:25,   28 april 2017
theScore

USC forward Bennie Boatwright has withdrawn from the 2017 NBA Draft and will return to the Trojans for his junior campaign, he announced Thursday. Boatwright averaged 15.1 points per game last season, shooting 43 percent from the floor and 36[...]

Zurich Classic a family affair for the Brothers Koepka

Friday  03:25,   28 april 2017
Golfweek

Brothers Brooks and Chase Koepka are firmly in the hunt after Round 1 of the team-format Zurich Classic at TPC Louisiana.The code for big brothers is to always protect younger siblings, and Brooks did that nicely out of the gates, hitting the[...]

Saban: 'Mind-boggling' that people doubt Deshaun Watson

Friday  03:25,   28 april 2017
theScore

Five-time national champion head coach Nick Saban is buying quarterback Deshaun Watson's stock, and the Alabama mastermind suggested ahead of the 2017 NFL Draft that others do the same.&nbsp;"It's really sort of mind-boggling to me that[...]

Report: Sherman wants to be traded to Patriots

Friday  02:51,   28 april 2017
Sportsnaut

The Seattle Seahawks have not yet closed the door on the possibility of trading Richard Sherman, and one reporter claims the All-Pro cornerback has made it clear that he wants to be traded to one team — the New England Patriots. While discussing the [...]

Harper homers in 11-run 7th, Turner, Nats rout Rockies 16-5

Friday  02:51,   28 april 2017
Associated Press

Bryce Harper hit a three-run homer as part of an 11-run seventh inning, Trea Turner enjoyed another big game at Coors Field and the Washington Nationals routed the Colorado Rockies 16-5 on Thursday.&nbsp;Turner proved to be a pitcher's nightmare [...]

How Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s retirement could help NASCAR in the short term

Friday  02:35,   28 april 2017
For The Win

It's not all bad for the sport.But there could be a short-term upside to the 14-time most popular driver walking away from the[...]