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Shohei Ohtani Might Be the Most Underpaid Man in the World

Tuesday  12:12,   12 december 2017
The Atlantic

Shohei Ohtani was the most sought-after free agent in all of baseball this off-season. Based on his career so far in his native Japan, the 23-year-old star, who signed on Friday with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, may turn out to be the first[...]

Cry, Eagles, cry? Not necessarily

Tuesday  12:11,   12 december 2017
Tribune News Service

Philadelphia is a city in mourning, but also one with a flicker of hope. A day after Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz hobbled off to the Coliseum locker room during the third quarter against the Los Angeles Rams, the grim news was confirmed: The NFL[...]

Bill Belichick mercilessly shuts down reporter after loss to Dolphins

Tuesday  10:41,   12 december 2017
Patriots Wire

Bill Belichick's press conference on Monday night tested new boundaries of uncomfortable silences and pregnant pauses. After the Patriots' lost 27-20 to the Dolphins in Miami, Belichick fielded a question he didn't seem to like. He was asked[...]

Durant leads short-handed Warriors past Portland 111-104

Tuesday  10:40,   12 december 2017
Associated Press

Kevin Durant had 28 points, nine rebounds, five assists and three blocked shots, leading the short-handed Golden State Warriors past the sluggish Portland Trail Blazers 111-104 on Monday night. BOX SCORE: WARRIORS 111, TRAIL BLAZERS 104Klay[...]

5 rumors and takeaways from day 1 of the winter meetings

Tuesday  10:40,   12 december 2017

After weeks of anticipation, two of the offseason's biggest names - Shohei Ohtani and Giancarlo Stanton - have found new homes, which is expected to lead to a flurry of activity with the winter meetings now underway. After weeks of[...]

Marshall Faulk among NFL Network employees suspended amid sexual harassment allegations

Tuesday  10:39,   12 december 2017
Sporting News

A spokesman for NFL Network said Faulk, Ike Taylor and Heath Evans have been suspended from their duties pending an investigation.A number of current and former NFL Network employees, including Hall of Fame running back Marshall Faulk, have been[...]

Tom Brady Struggles Mightily as Dolphins Pull Off Massive Upset on Patriots

Tuesday  10:38,   12 december 2017
Sports Illustrated

Three thoughts from the Dolphins' shocking 27-20 upset win over the Patriots on Monday night: Three thoughts from the Dolphins' shocking 27-20 upset win over the Patriots on Monday[...]

Derek Jeter skipped the MLB Winter Meetings to attend a Dolphins game, continuing a trainwreck tenure

Tuesday  08:02,   12 december 2017
The Comeback

His tenure is still young, but Derek Jeter is a bad baseball executive, to put it[...]

Twitter reactions to Patriots’ stunning Week 14 loss to Dolphins

Tuesday  08:00,   12 december 2017
Patriots Wire

The New England Patriots dropped their first division game of the season, losing 27-20 to the Miami Dolphins during their Week 14 game. The Patriots offense never found its rhythm and the defense looked disinterested until it was too late.[...]

Aaron Rodgers has the chance to lead the Packers to another late playoff push

Tuesday  07:59,   12 december 2017
SB Nation

The Green Bay Packers completed phase one of what could be yet another Aaron Rodgers late-season push into the postseason. The Green Bay Packers completed phase one of what could be yet another Aaron Rodgers late-season push into the[...]

NBA-worst Bulls overwhelm Celtics

Tuesday  07:57,   12 december 2017
The Boston Globe

CHICAGO — There were plenty of reasons for this night to go awry for the Celtics. Kyrie Irving was sidelined with a quadriceps contusion, Marcus Morris was out with a sore knee, and it was Boston’s second road game in two days.BOX SCORE: BULLS 108, [...]

Giancarlo Stanton Trade Proves Derek Jeter Might Be Out of His Depth Running the Marlins

Tuesday  07:56,   12 december 2017
Sports Illustrated

The Giancarlo Stanton trade became official on Monday, the first full day of Winter Meetings, after a weekend in which the Marlins were roundly ripped for sending the defending NL MVP to the Yankees in what was essentially a full-on salary dump. [...]

Winners and losers from Monday Night Football in Week 14

Tuesday  07:54,   12 december 2017

The Miami Dolphins hosted the New England Patriots at Hard Rock Stadium on Monday Night Football to close out Week 14. Outplaying their AFC East rival from start to finish, the Fins stunned the Patriots to win,[...]

Barberio, struggling Avalanche surprise Penguins

Tuesday  07:53,   12 december 2017
The Sports Xchange

Defenseman Mark Barberio's goal at 6:17 of the third period broke a scoreless tie, and the Colorado Avalanche downed the Pittsburgh Penguins 2-1 Monday night at PPG Paints Arena. Barberio equaled his goal output from last season with[...]

Capela, Harden lead Rockets over Pelicans 130-123

Tuesday  07:52,   12 december 2017
Associated Press

HOUSTON — Clint Capela had a career-high 28 points and James Harden scored 12 straight points for Houston in the fourth quarter as the Rockets rallied for a 130-123 victory.BOX SCORE: ROCKETS 130, PELICANS[...]