8:26 PM EST, Sat February 25, 2017
Plain Dealer 9 hours ago
LeBron James (sick) questionable to play against the Bulls

LeBron James (sick) questionable to play against the Bulls

INDEPENDENCE, Ohio -- LeBron James did not attend shootaround and is questionable to play Saturday night against the Bulls. The Cavs said James is ill. Richard Jefferson worked out with the starters Saturday morning. Cleveland owns a 4.0-game lead in...
Cavaliers Blog | Akron Beacon Journal 7 hours ago

LeBron James misses shootaround, questionable for home game vs. Bulls

Cavaliers star LeBron James did not participate in shootaround for Saturday night's nationally televised game against the Chicago Bulls and is listed as questionable. The Cavs said James was sick. Since James returned in the 2014-15 season, the Cavs are 4-18 when the four-time league MVP does not play. James...
Boston Herald 9 hours ago

LeBron misses shootaround, questionable to face Bulls

CLEVELAND — LeBron James did not attend Clevelands morning shootaround and is questionable to play against the Chicago Bulls because of an illness.James stayed at home to rest on Saturday while his teammates went through a light workout at the teams training complex in Independence. James, who is having...
Chris Manning / Fear The Sword 7 hours ago

LeBron James questionable for Saturday’s game vs. Bulls

James is listed as sick and didn’t participate in today’s shootaround. The Cleveland Cavaliers might be without their best player tonight against the Chicago Bulls. LeBron James missed the Cavs’ shootaround Saturday due to an undisclosed illness. Richard Jefferson took James’ place in Saturday’s...
Raptors HQ 5 hours ago

Friday’s game a win for the Raptors, and qualitative analysis

Those Grit ‘n Grind Grizzlies teams might have been on to something. Before Thursday’s trade deadline, DeMarre Carroll held the mantle as the toughest dude in the Raptors locker room. This is the guy who defended LeBron James on one working leg in the 2015 Eastern Conference Finals; the guy who...
Newark Star-Ledger 5 hours ago
How much salary cap space do Jets have after releasing Nick Mangold?

How much salary cap space do Jets have after releasing Nick Mangold?

The Jets just freed a ton of salary cap space by cutting center Nick Mangold. How much do they now have?
Newark Star-Ledger 3 hours ago

How can Jets replace Nick Mangold? Here are draft, free agent, in-house options

Here are a few ways the Jets can replace center Nick Mangold, who they released on Sunday.
New York Post 5 hours ago

Nick Mangold’s Jets days are done

The Jets made a move Saturday that was not completely unexpected, but still momentous. The team released center Nick Mangold, the longest-tenured Jet and one of the best players in franchise history. The move is the latest in a series of cuts to give the team salary-cap space in the run-up to free agency, which...
FOX Sports 7 hours ago
New Bulls player sparks controversy by wearing Derrick Rose's old number

New Bulls player sparks controversy by wearing Derrick Rose's old number

"I knew Derrick Rose ... and you, sir, are no Derrick Rose!" -- Bulls fans, probably
Newsday 1 hour ago

Agent says Knicks discovered Derrick Rose's true value

Derrick Rose's agent, B.J. Armstrong, said the Knicks were looking out for their best interests when they tried to deal his client before the trade deadline. Armstrong reiterated that Rose would like to re-sign with the Knicks.
Chicago Tribune 11 hours ago

Anthony Morrow plans to change uniform number after Derrick Rose supporters lash out

The Bulls may have traded Derrick Rose last June. But the former most valuable player still holds a passionate spot in at least some fans' hearts. For the second time in five months, a Bull said he will change his uniform number from Rose's former No. 1 after experiencing a backlash via social...
FOX Sports 4 hours ago
49ers announce 4-year deal with DT Earl Mitchell

49ers announce 4-year deal with DT Earl Mitchell

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) The San Francisco 49ers have signed free-agent defensive tackle Earl Mitchell to a $16 million, four-year contract.
Broncos Wire 6 hours ago

49ers outbid Broncos for defensive lineman Earl Mitchell

Denver clearly wants to address their run defense. On the same day that the Broncos signed defensive lineman Bobby Richardson, the team came close to adding another defensive end. Free-agent defender Earl Mitchell signed a four-year deal with the 49ers that will pay him $5.5 million this season. Denver’s...
David Fucillo / Niners Nation 10 hours ago

How do you rate Earl Mitchell signing?

The 49ers signed the former Dolphins defensive tackle to a four-year, $16 million contract. Thoughts on the run stuffer? The San Francisco 49ers signed defensive tackle Earl Mitchell to a four-year $16 million contract, according to reports Friday afternoon. The deal includes $5.5 million in the first...
Plain Dealer 1 hour ago
Edwin Encarnacion, Bradley Zimmer shine in Cleveland Indians' spring training opener, an 8-2 win

Edwin Encarnacion, Bradley Zimmer shine in Cleveland Indians' spring training opener, an 8-2 win

After 115 days, Ryan Merritt turned the page on any lingering World Series anguish with a fastball down the middle at Goodyear Ballpark.
Red Reporter 6 hours ago

Spring Training 2017 Game 2: Reds at Indians

Cincinnati Reds at Cleveland Indians Saturday, February 25, 2016 3:05 PM EST Amir Garrett v. Ryan Merritt *** Lineups REDS INDIANS Billy Hamilton CF Carlos Santana DH Arismendy Alcantara SS Jose Ramirez 3B Joey Votto 1B Francisco Lindor SS Eugenio Suarez 3B Edwin...
The Landry Hat 4 hours ago
Will the Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback in free agency?

Will the Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback in free agency?

The Dallas Cowboys will be searching for a backup quarterback this offseason if indeed Tony Romo is dealt. Here are several players they could target. The Dallas Cowboys may have a lot of questions facing them in the offseason but one of the more overlooked issues could be the most important. Will the Cowboys be […] Will the Dallas Cowboys sign a backup quarterback in free agency? - The Landry Hat - The Landry Hat - A Dallas Cowboys Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and more.
The Landry Hat 2 hours ago

Tony Romo to Houston? The only way to make it work

Due to the Houston Texans signing of Brock Osweiler last year, here’s the only way trading for Dallas Cowboys Tony Romo would work. The Houston Texans made a couple big splash signings via free agency last year. One of them was the addition of former Miami Dolphins running back Lamar Miller to their...
NFL Trade Rumors 3 mins ago

Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Yet To Speak With QB Tony Romo About Future With Team

Cowboys owner Jerry Jones said he has yet to meet with QB Tony Romo regarding his future with the team, per Jon Machota. Jones also said that they have not yet come to a decision about Romo remaining on the team. Romo, 36, is entering the fourth year of his seven-year, $119.5 million contract that...
Grand Rapids Press 6 hours ago
Miguel Cabrera hit by pitch after 3 straight home runs; Astros pitcher ejected

Miguel Cabrera hit by pitch after 3 straight home runs; Astros pitcher ejected

Houston Astros pitcher Edison Frias, who had surrendered all three homers, was immediately ejected by home plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt. LAKELAND, Fla. -- Detroit Tigers slugger Miguel Cabrera was hit by a pitch that came immediately after the Tigers hit three consecutive home runs in the bottom of the third inning. Houston Astros pitcher Edison Frias, who had surrendered all three homers, was immediately ejected by home plate umpire Hunter Wendelstedt. The benches did not clear and there was no fighting. Cabrera appeared to be hit on the arm. He was checked...
Grand Rapids Press 4 hours ago

3 home runs followed by ejection in Tigers' 1st Grapefruit League win

The Tigers beat the Houston Astros 11-4 Saturday at Joker Marchant Stadium in Lakeland. LAKELAND, Fla. -- A brush-back pitch and ejection on the second day of spring training? It happened Saturday at Joker Marchant Stadium in the Detroit Tigers' 11-4 victory over the Houston...
Grand Rapids Press 3 hours ago

Tigers see no ill intent in rookie's pitch that hit Miguel Cabrera after 3 home runs

Cabrera didnt have any bruising after getting plunked on the left forearm in the third inning. Astros pitcher Edison Frias was ejected. LAKELAND, Fla. -- The Detroit Tigers could afford to be in a forgiving mood after Saturday's 11-4 win over the Houston Astros. Miguel Cabrera...
Full Count | WEEI 8 hours ago

We now know when Chris Sale, Eduardo Rodriguez will make their first spring training starts

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Craig Kimbrel and Eduardo Rodriguez each pitched their first live batting practices of spring training Saturday morning. But it was the other guy who participated in session on Field 4, Chris Sale, that offered any semblance of news in the hours leading up to the Red Sox big game against the […]
Red Sox Blog | Providence Journal 4 hours ago

Front of Red Sox rotation taking shape

FORT MYERS, Fla. — Chris Sale is scheduled to make his Grapefruit League debut on March 6 against the Astros in West Palm Beach, pitching coach Carl Willis said. Sale, who threw his second session of live batting practice on Saturday, is scheduled for a simulated game on Wednesday and a bullpen session...
Clippers look to regain their mojo after losses to NBA's two best teams

Clippers look to regain their mojo after losses to NBA's two best teams

Somewhere between a four-game winning streak before the weeklong All-Star break, a two-game post-break losing streak  and the return of Chris Paul, the Clippers dipped. A once-efficient offense is not so efficient. A once-stout defense is not so stout. The Clippers still have 24 regular-season...
Yahoo! Fantasy Basketball 10 hours ago

Paul frustrated on Clippers return

The Los Angeles Clippers welcomed back Chris Paul after a thumb injury but it could not seal them an NBA victory on Saturday.
Over the Monster 8 hours ago
Red Sox vs. Twins lineup: Return of the big boys

Red Sox vs. Twins lineup: Return of the big boys

And Mitch Moreland. The Red Sox play the Twins today at 1:05 EST, and some old friends are back in the lineup, along with another left-handed starter and, y’know, Steve Selsky. February y’all. Here’s the batting order: Dustin Pedroia, 2B Xander Bogaerts, SS Mookie Betts, RF Hanley Ramírez, DH Mitch Moreland, 1B Chris Young, LF Pablo Sandoval, 3B Steve Selsky, CF Christian Vazquez, C SP: Roenis Elias Twitter user extraordinaire Phil Hughes will take the mound for Minnesota. Expect strikes.
Twinkie Town 7 hours ago

Spring Training Game 2: Twins at Red Sox

First Pitch: 12:05 pm CTTV: MLBN, MLB.tvRadio: 96.3 GO, TIBN, MLB.comKnow Thine Enemy: Over the Monster Baseball is back baby, and this time it's on TV! Here are the beautiful lineups: Twins Red Sox 1 Drew Stubbs, CF Dustin Pedroia, 2B 2 Danny Santana, RF Xander Bogaerts, SS 3 Robbie...
Newark Star-Ledger 2 hours ago
Does Mets' first baseman Lucas Duda's injury open the door for David Wright?

Does Mets' first baseman Lucas Duda's injury open the door for David Wright?

Mets' first baseman Lucas Duda hasn't practiced in a few days. Could Plan B be David Wright?
Mets 101 8 hours ago

Mets first baseman debacle – Lucas Duda sidelined with sore back, who should play?

New York Mets first baseman Lucas Duda is out of the lineup on Saturday with a sore back. He's expected to miss at least a couple of days.
Sun Herald 54 mins ago
Kaminsky scores 23, Hornets end five-game losing streak

Kaminsky scores 23, Hornets end five-game losing streak

Frank Kaminsky had 23 points and 13 rebounds and the Charlotte Hornets beat the Sacramento Kings 99-85 on Saturday to end a five-game losing streak. The Hornets went ahead late …
San Francisco Chronicle 5 hours ago

Warriors’ Kevin Durant to miss Nets game with hand contusion

Warriors’ Kevin Durant to miss Nets game with hand contusion Warriors forward Kevin Durant will miss Saturday night’s game against the Nets with a left hand contusion, Golden State has announced. Durant suffered the injury when he got fouled by Luc Mbah a Moute early in the first quarter of Thursday’s win over the Clippers. After getting checked by trainers in the locker room, Durant returned to the game.
Raptors HQ 7 hours ago
Watch: Lowry talks about his wrist injury

Watch: Lowry talks about his wrist injury

An update last night directly from Kyle Lowry. After last night’s game against the Celtics, Raptors star Kyle Lowry talked about the sore right wrist that kept him from playing. Here’s his take on the injury. To my mind, it doesn’t sound super serious, but the diagnosis remains a mystery. Watch: The Raptors play again tomorrow against the Portland Trail Blazers at 6pm. We’ll update you as it happens.
Purple and Blue 11 hours ago

Utah Jazz’s Trade Decision Hinges on Success of Favors, Exum

The Utah Jazz’s decision to stand pat at the trade deadline will be justified only by solid performances from Derrick Favors and Dante Exum. Despite a hectic stretch filled with several rumors and heightened speculation in the final hours leading up to the trade deadline, the anticipated mark came and went without there being a single move […] Utah Jazz’s Trade Decision Hinges on Success of Favors, Exum - Purple and Blues - Purple and Blues - A Utah Jazz Fan Site - News, Blogs, Opinion and More

More Rumors & News

Jusuf Nurkic making plays, having fun in first games with Trail Blazers

Jusuf Nurkic making plays, having fun in first games with Trail Blazers

"This is the first time after two years I am having fun," Nurkic said.
Follow along as Arkansas plays at Auburn

Follow along as Arkansas plays at Auburn

Follow the live box score as Arkansas plays at Auburn at 7:30 p.m.
Washington Post 7 mins ago
D.C. United closes preseason with 3-2 victory over Philadelphia

D.C. United closes preseason with 3-2 victory over Philadelphia

Patrick Nyarko, Jared Jeffrey and Patrick Mullins scored early goals Saturday as D.C. United closed the preseason with a 3-2 victory over the Philadelphia Union in St. Petersburg, Fla. In a dress rehearsal for next weekend’s opener against Sporting Kansas City, Coach Ben Olsen played his probable starting lineup for most of the match at […]
News & Observer 9 mins ago

Kruger gets 600th win as Oklahoma tops Kansas State 81-51

Khadeem Lattin had 17 points, 10 rebounds and three blocks to help Oklahoma roll past Kansas State 81-51 and give coach Lon Kruger his 600th career win. Kruger became the …
Despite setbacks, Burgos keeps plugging away

Despite setbacks, Burgos keeps plugging away

Hiram Burgos lost his spot in the Brewers' rotation with an injury in 2013 but hasn't given up trying to get back.        

Top Player News

  • 16 Nick Mangold

    Nick Mangold

    Veteran center Mangold tweets release by Jets

  • 14 LeBron James

    LeBron James

    LeBron James to miss Cavs' game...

  • 14 Cesc Fabregas

    Cesc Fabregas

    Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas moved up to joint second in the Premier League assists chart as he starred in the 3-1 win over Swansea City

  • 13 Jonathan Quick

    Jonathan Quick

    Jonathan Quick returns to spark Kings to 4-1 win over Ducks

  • 12 Deron Williams

    Deron Williams

    Former Utah Jazz PG Deron Williams Clears Waivers, Signing w/Cavaliers

  • 16 Nick Mangold

    Nick Mangold

    Veteran center Mangold tweets release by Jets

  • 7 Earl Mitchell

    Earl Mitchell

    Defensive tackle Earl Mitchell signs with the 49ers

  • 4 Tony Romo

    Tony Romo

    Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones Has Yet To Speak With QB Tony Romo About Future With Team

  • 2 Tom Brady

    Tom Brady

    How Patriots could be declared AFC East offseason winners before it even begins

  • 2 Paul Perkins

    Paul Perkins

    Fantasy Football 2017: Early Expectations for Paul Perkins

  • 14 LeBron James

    LeBron James

    LeBron James to miss Cavs' game...

  • 12 Deron Williams

    Deron Williams

    Former Utah Jazz PG Deron Williams Clears Waivers, Signing w/Cavaliers

  • 9 Chris Paul

    Chris Paul

    Deron Williams gives the Cavs yet another look to throw at their opposition

  • 8 Paul George

    Paul George

    Indiana Pacers Rumors And News: Celtics, Paul George Trade Talk Details Revealed, What Happens Now? [Opinion]

  • 8 DeMar DeRozan

    DeMar DeRozan

    Raptors' Kyle Lowry could sit out another game

  • 7 David Wright

    David Wright

    Mets' David Wright on spring debut: 'This was a nice first step for me'

  • 6 Ryan Merritt

    Ryan Merritt

    Ryan Merritt starts Indians spring training opener The Associated Press

  • 6 Michael Bourn

    Michael Bourn

    Orioles' Michael Bourn breaks finger catching football

  • 5 Lucas Duda

    Lucas Duda

    Mets' Lucas Duda needs extra time after cortisone injections in hips

  • 5 Aaron Judge

    Aaron Judge

    LOOK: Here's exactly how high Yankees' Aaron Judge's home run went

  • 13 Jonathan Quick

    Jonathan Quick

    Jonathan Quick returns to spark Kings to 4-1 win over Ducks

  • 5 Tomas Jurco

    Tomas Jurco

    Blackhawks go after untapped potential in Tomas Jurco trade

  • 5 Tom Wilson

    Tom Wilson

    Capitals vs. Oilers Second Period Thread

  • 5 Justin Williams

    Justin Williams

    Justin Williams scores GWG vs. Oilers - Justin Williams (W) Washington Capitals

  • 5 Chad Johnson

    Chad Johnson

    Chad Johnson lifts Flames to third straight victory

  • 14 Cesc Fabregas

    Cesc Fabregas

    Chelsea star Cesc Fabregas moved up to joint second in the Premier League assists chart as he starred in the 3-1 win over Swansea City

  • 10 Romelu Lukaku

    Romelu Lukaku

    Lukaku congratulates Gueye after midfielder nets first Everton goal in 2-0 Sunderland win

  • 9 Troy Deeney

    Troy Deeney

    West Ham boss Slaven Bilic left with 'mixed emotions' after draw at Watford

  • 8 Pedro

    Pedro

    Chelsea player ratings v Swansea: Fabregas headlines with support from Hazard and Pedro in 3-1 Blues win

  • 7 Idrissa Gueye

    Idrissa Gueye

    Everton 2 Sunderland 0: The David Moyes derby settled by a Idrissa Gueye and Romelu Lukaku goals as Mackems take another step toward relegation

Today's Schedule Feb 25th