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  1. Toronto media fallout; future of Thornton and Marleau in SJ; Doan on Coyotes (Puck Headlines)
    Josh Cooper

    Toronto media fallout; future of Thornton and Marleau in SJ; Doan on Coyotes (Puck Headlines)

  2. P.K. Subban shows many tricks with GoPro on ice (Video)
    Josh Cooper

    P.K. Subban shows many tricks with GoPro on ice (Video)

  3. Peyton Manning reportedly close to pay cut to return to Broncos
    Frank Schwab

    Peyton Manning reportedly close to pay cut to return to Broncos

  4. J.J. Watt not quite roughing it in log cabin like we imagined
    Eric Edholm

    J.J. Watt not quite roughing it in log cabin like we imagined

  5. NFL Draft Top 50, Nos. 21-30: Character hurts DGB, Marcus Peters
    Eric Edholm

    NFL Draft Top 50, Nos. 21-30: Character hurts DGB, Marcus Peters

  6. Why odd fit John Molina Jr. belongs in NBC's boxing series
    Kevin Iole

    Why odd fit John Molina Jr. belongs in NBC's boxing series

  7. Here's why the Philadelphia Eagles won the big LeSean McCoy trade
    Frank Schwab

    Here's why the Philadelphia Eagles won the big LeSean McCoy trade

  8. Hilary Knight on #LikeAGirl, growth of women’s hockey, sting of Sochi (Video)
    Greg Wyshynski

    Hilary Knight on #LikeAGirl, growth of women’s hockey, sting of Sochi (Video)

  9. Watch Marc Crawford go off on opposing coach during Swiss league playoffs (Video)
    Sean Leahy

    Watch Marc Crawford go off on opposing coach during Swiss league playoffs (Video)

  10. David Clarkson out for season because he’s a Blue Jacket, hence injured
    Greg Wyshynski

    David Clarkson out for season because he’s a Blue Jacket, hence injured

  11. Russell Martin, Josh Thole, R.A. Dickey and the art of catching a knuckleball
    Ian Denomme

    Russell Martin, Josh Thole, R.A. Dickey and the art of catching a knuckleball

  12. The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day
    Chris Zelkovich

    The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day

  • Indians' prospect Lindor shines in 4-2 win over Reds

    Indians' prospect Lindor shines in 4-2 win over Reds

    Hyped shortstop Francisco Lindor, the top prospect in Cleveland's organization, got two hits and showed off his glove Wednesday as the Indians beat the Cincinnati Reds 4-2 in a Cactus League exhibition. The 21-year-old Lindor rose to Triple-A last … More »

    AP - Sports - 3 minutes 53 seconds ago
  • 'It WAS him': Defense admits Tsarnaev bombed Boston Marathon

    The question, for all practical purposes, is no longer whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took part in the Boston Marathon bombing. In a blunt opening statement at the nation's biggest terrorism trial in nearly 20 years, Tsarnaev's own lawyer flatly told a … More »

    AP - Sports - 5 minutes ago
  • Report: Mets' Murphy says he disagrees with gay 'lifestyle'

    Report: Mets' Murphy says he disagrees with gay 'lifestyle'

    Mets infielder Daniel Murphy says he disagrees with the ''lifestyle'' of people who are gay. The Mets hosted Billy Bean, a former major leaguer who came out after retiring and is MLB's first ambassador for inclusion, to talk at spring training. … More »

    AP - Sports - 6 minutes ago
  • A-Rod 1 for 2 in return from drug ban as Phils top Yanks 3-1

    A-Rod 1 for 2 in return from drug ban as Phils top Yanks 3-1

    Alex Rodriguez walked from the batter's box to home plate in the bottom of the first inning, eye black smeared across his face, and said hello to Philadelphia catcher Tommy Joseph, who was just 1 when A-Rod was taken first in the 1993 amateur draft. … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • Redskins re-sign safety Duke Ihenacho

    WASHINGTON (AP) -- The Washington Redskins have re-signed safety Duke Ihenacho. … More »

    AP - Sports - 8 minutes ago
  • The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day

    The Great Canadian Ratings Report: Libel notice aside, TSN ran the board on NHL trade deadline day

    TSN will be remembered longer for airing that slanderous tweet than it will for what it accomplished on Monday. … More »

    Eh Game - 9 minutes ago
  • Gerald Green recreates socks-only dunk from 2008 contest

    The 29-year-old is still one of the most athletics players in the NBA. … More »

    Ball Don't Lie - 12 minutes ago
  • Tracking Kentucky's quest for perfection

    Tracking Kentucky's quest for perfection

    John Calipari and the Wildcats have the talent, depth and schedule to potentially run the table and finish 40-0, but there are a lot of games between now and the NCAA title game on April 6. Keep track of their progress and see who they've beaten … More »

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  • Love to be assistant at Presidents Cup

    Love to be assistant at Presidents Cup

    Davis Love III told U.S. captain Jay Haas last year that he would be in South Korea for the Presidents Cup one way or another, which at the time meant that if the 50-year-old Love didn't qualify for the team then he would go as an assistant captain. … More »

    AP - Sports - 15 minutes ago
  • Machado, Wieters hitless in returns

    Matt Wieters and Manny Machado each were hitless in three at-bats in their first game since their seasons were cut short by injuries last year, and the Baltimore Orioles lost to the Detroit Tigers 5-4 Wednesday. Wieters had Tommy John surgery in … More »

    AP - Sports - 16 minutes ago
  • Peterson to meet with Vikings GM, coach

    Peterson to meet with Vikings GM, coach

    Adrian Peterson is about to feel what it's like to be recruited again. Minnesota Vikings head coach Mike Zimmer and GM Rick Spielman plan to travel to Peterson's home near Houston on Wednesday to meet with their disgruntled star running back, a … More »

    AP - Sports - 17 minutes ago
  • 'It WAS him': Defence admits Tsarnaev bombed Boston Marathon, says brother influenced him

    'It WAS him': Defence admits Tsarnaev bombed Boston Marathon, says brother influenced him

    The question, for all practical purposes, is no longer whether Dzhokhar Tsarnaev took part in the Boston Marathon bombing. In a blunt opening statement at the nation's biggest terrorism trial in nearly 20 years, Tsarnaev's own lawyer flatly told a … More »

    The Canadian Press - 18 minutes ago
  • New Jackets RW Clarkson out 4-6 weeks

    COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) -- Columbus Blue Jackets right wing David Clarkson will miss four to six weeks with a torn oblique muscle suffered Tuesday night against the Washington Capitals. … More »

    AP - Sports - 20 minutes ago
  • Bills to acquire QB Cassel from Vikings

    Bills to acquire QB Cassel from Vikings

    The Minnesota Vikings and the Buffalo Bills agreed on a trade Wednesday that will send quarterback Matt Cassel to the Bills next week and give the Vikings extra draft picks. The Bills are sending two undisclosed draft choices to the Vikings and … More »

    AP - Sports - 23 minutes ago
  • Latest on Boston bombing trial: Victim says she saw pal die

    5:10 P.M. A spectator at the 2013 Boston Marathon has testified that she watched her close friend die on the pavement next to her after the first bomb exploded. Karen Rand McWatters spoke Wednesday at the federal death penalty trial of Boston … More »

    AP - Sports - 31 minutes ago
  • Pillar's RBI double leads Blue Jays past Pirates 4-1

    Pillar's RBI double leads Blue Jays past Pirates 4-1

    Marcus Stroman looked sharp in his first spring training outing and Kevin Pillar hit an RBI double Wednesday as the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Pittsburgh Pirates 4-1. I was pretty pleased with it.'' Pirates right-hander Gerrit Cole allowed a run on … More »

    AP - Sports - 36 minutes ago
  • Banged-up Panthers call up 2 goalies

    Banged-up Panthers call up 2 goalies

    Dan Ellis has not logged a single minute in the NHL all season. The Panthers will be without goaltenders Roberto Luongo and Al Montoya for at least one game and possibly longer after both got hurt against Toronto on Tuesday night, setting off a … More »

    AP - Sports - 40 minutes ago
  • NHL player agents call on CHL to be more generous with players' education packages

    NHL player agents call on CHL to be more generous with players' education packages

    Prominent player agents are accusing the CHL of secretly hoping players will not use their education packages. … More »

    Buzzing The Net - 45 minutes ago
  • McKinney, Smith workout during Mississippi State pro day

    McKinney, Smith workout during Mississippi State pro day

    Benardrick McKinney's two scholarship offers outside of Mississippi State were from junior colleges. Preston Smith received a little more attention during his high school days, but not much from anyone in the Southeastern Conference. The two … More »

    AP - Sports - 45 minutes ago
  • Solo makes return in US win over Norway

    Solo makes return in US win over Norway

    Carli Lloyd scored two goals and the U.S. women's national team opened the Algarve Cup in Portugal with a 2-1 victory over Norway on Wednesday. Trailing 1-0 at the half, Lloyd evened the match with a left-footed goal in the 56th minute before … More »

    AP - Sports - 46 minutes ago
  • David Clarkson out for season because he’s a Blue Jacket, hence injured

    David Clarkson out for season because he’s a Blue Jacket, hence injured

    Math is not our strong suit, but the amount of man-games lost for the Columbus Blue Jackets this season has to be in the thousands, right? … More »

    Puck Daddy - 50 minutes ago
  • Gardner-Webb tops Campbell, advances in Big South tournament

    CONWAY, S.C. (AP) -- Jerome Hill had 17 points and 14 rebounds, and Tyrell Nelson added 15 and nine on Wednesday to help 7th-seeded Gardner-Webb beat No. 10 seed Campbell 72-64 in the opening round of the Big South Conference tournament. … More »

    AP - Sports - 51 minutes ago
  • Eagles release 2-time Pro Bowl LB Cole

    Eagles release 2-time Pro Bowl LB Cole

    PHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Philadelphia Eagles have released linebacker Trent Cole. … More »

    AP - Sports - 55 minutes ago
  • P.K. Subban shows many tricks with GoPro on ice (Video)

    P.K. Subban shows many tricks with GoPro on ice (Video)

    How does this rate against Crosby, which has sort of set the GoPro standard of excellence. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. But to see Subban’s moves, and his rifle of a shot up close is indeed quite cool. … More »

    Puck Daddy - 57 minutes ago
  • Hernandez case: Fla. shooting off-limits

    Hernandez case: Fla. shooting off-limits

    Prosecutors in the Massachusetts murder trial of former New England Patriots player Aaron Hernandez will not be allowed to introduce evidence about the shooting of a Hernandez friend in Florida a few months before the killing, a judge ruled … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
  • NCAA reports big jump in home runs with new flat-seam ball

    NCAA reports big jump in home runs with new flat-seam ball

    The new flat-seam ball in college baseball is having the desired effect, with teams hitting 40 percent more home runs so far this season. The NCAA announced Wednesday that teams are hitting a home run about every other game. Last year, teams … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 12 minutes ago
  • D-backs unveil the Churro Dog, featuring 1,117 calories of sweetness

    D-backs unveil the Churro Dog, featuring 1,117 calories of sweetness

    It's a churro in a donut bun topped with frozen yogurt, caramel and chocolate. … More »

    Big League Stew - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • J.J. Watt not quite roughing it in log cabin like we imagined

    J.J. Watt not quite roughing it in log cabin like we imagined

    Texans defensive end J.J. Watt is training this summer in a log cabin … More »

    Shutdown Corner - 1 hour 16 minutes ago
  • Scott opens season of change at Doral

    Scott opens season of change at Doral

    He makes his 2015 debut at the Cadillac Championship with a new caddie he hired at the end of last year. Already a winner this year in Dubai, and a runner-up in Abu Dhabi, the world's No. 1 player made his American debut in the Honda Classic last … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 18 minutes ago
  • No. 13 Utah out to secure 2nd in Pac-12

    No. 13 Utah out to secure 2nd in Pac-12

    Utah point guard Brandon Taylor woke up Sunday morning and realized his nightmare was no bad dream. The Utes had spent the previous four months, not including the offseason, working toward a Pac-12 regular season title and watched it slip through … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 19 minutes ago
  • Shockers seek MVC tourney title repeat

    Shockers seek MVC tourney title repeat

    ST. LOUIS (AP) -- This time last year, Wichita State was keeping light-hearted track of its unbeaten streak with names attached to the numbers - Michael Jordan for 23 in a row, the B-29 bomber for 29-0 and so on, until the run finally stopped at … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 21 minutes ago
  • A-Rod lines single, walks in return

    A-Rod lines single, walks in return

    Alex Rodriguez returned to the New York Yankees after an absence of more than 17 months, lining a single into short left field in his first at-bat and going 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Alex Rodriguez singles in first at-bat in return from season-long drug suspension

    Alex Rodriguez singles in first at-bat in return from season-long drug suspension

    Alex Rodriguez returned to the New York Yankees after an absence of more than 17 months, lining a single into short left field in his first at-bat and going 1 for 2 with a walk in a 3-1 spring-training loss to the Philadelphia Phillies on Wednesday. … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Neymar nets double as Barca reach King's Cup final

    Neymar nets double as Barca reach King's Cup final

    By Tim Hanlon BARCELONA (Reuters) - Barcelona's Neymar scored twice and Luis Suarez was also on target as they reached the King's Cup final with a 3-1 win away to Villarreal on Wednesday that gave them a 6-2 aggregate victory. Villarreal were … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 24 minutes ago
  • Cowboys re-sign RFA WR Beasley

    Cowboys re-sign RFA WR Beasley

    IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The Cowboys have re-signed restricted free agent Cole Beasley after the diminutive receiver emerged as a threat in the slot last season for Tony Romo. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 30 minutes ago
  • Scotland opposed to British team in Rio

    Scotland have followed Wales in voicing opposition to a combined British soccer team for the 2016 Rio Olympics but FIFA president Sepp Blatter said the idea has been agreed in principle. The British Olympic Association (BOA) said on Tuesday the … More »

    Reuters - 1 hour 32 minutes ago
  • US aerials pipeline produces 2 world titles

    US aerials pipeline produces 2 world titles

    The crystal globes sit on countertops at their parents' houses in Connecticut. Kiley McKinnon took home the women's and Mac Bohonnon, the men's. The audaciously captured trophies were awarded to the elementary school classmates who became the … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 33 minutes ago
  • Georgia to have open QB competition

    Brice Ramsey's edge in Georgia's quarterback competition this spring may not be as big as some believed. Coach Mark Richt said Wednesday he'll give Ramsey, Faton Bauta and Jacob Park equal chances to win the job when spring practice begins March … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 33 minutes ago
  • Canadian short-track team ready for world championships after trying season

    Canadian short-track team ready for world championships after trying season

    It's been a so-so year for Canada's short-track speedskating team by their lofty standards, but they hope to rectify that at next week's world championships in Moscow. For coach Frederic Blackburn, this season has been about fixing shortcomings … More »

    The Canadian Press - 1 hour 34 minutes ago
  • Ducks F Jackman out 4-6 weeks

    Ducks F Jackman out 4-6 weeks

    ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) -- Anaheim Ducks forward Tim Jackman will be out for four to six weeks with a lower-body injury. … More »

    AP - Sports - 1 hour 37 minutes ago