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Share TweetFOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) -- The New England Patriots lost their second defensive end in nine days on Monday when Jermaine Cunningham was suspended for four games without pay for violating the NFL policy on performance-enhancing substances.Share TweetJonny Gomes is no longer a member of the Oakland A's organization after signing a two-year, $10 million - which will pay him the highest salary of his ten year career - with the Boston Red Sox last Wednesday, but his most recent former club will sti
Major Question Marks Need Answers With The Boston CelticsUpdated Nov 26, 2012 Share TweetThe Boston Celtics are the best mediocre team in the NBA. Certainly they don’t intend to hold that distinction come season’s end but right now that’s about the best they can muster. It’s hard to fathom how this team can lose by 20 to the Pistons aSource: dimemag.comShare TweetFLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) Rex Ryan anticipates Tim Tebow will be "ready to go" in the New York Jets' next game against the Arizona Cardinals in spite of the backup quarterback's two broken ribs.Source: CNNSI.comShare TweetThe New England Patriots scored 49 points in a blowout win over the New York Jets in Week 12. Meanwhile, the Miami Dolphins needed a late field goal to barely edge the Seattle Seahawks, 24-21. Judging by the score, you would think Patriots quarterback T…Source: ESPN.com
Jameer Nelson Goes One Way, Paul Pierce Goes Flat On His BackUpdated Nov 26, 2012 Share TweetJameer Nelson might have missed the shot and the Magic did wind up losing in overtime, but so what? Nelson's hesitation move on this catch-and-step broke Paul Pierce's ankles and left Pierce watching the remainder of the play from his back. More »Source: deadspin.com
Who got shook worse: Tony Parker or Paul Pierce? (VIDEOS)Updated Nov 26, 2012 Share TweetExhibit A, from the San Antonio Spurs' visit to Indianapolis to take on the Indiana Pacers on Friday night, courtesy of Indy reserve Lance Stephenson: And Exhibit B, from the Boston Celtics' trip to Central Florida to square off against the Orlando Magi…Source: yahoo.comShare TweetThe Bills gave up a return touchdown for the second straight week. Dolphins WR Davone Bess kept finding ways to get open in the fourth quarter. The Patriots will try to wrap up the AFC East this week. Speculating about possible coaching and personnel ca…Source: profootballtalk.com
East Side -- Rivalries are blooming all aroundNov 26Rivalries haven't disappeared, they have just evolved from the 1980s Celtics-Lakers template.
Adande: Rivalries dim but game shines brighterNov 26While the great rivalries of yore are kaput, the game itself soars to new levels
Heat forward LeBron James has plans to transform his game - ESPN The Magaz…Nov 26MVP, NBA champion, Olympic gold medalist -- what is next for LeBron James? In ESPN The Magazine, Michael Wilbon talks with the Heat forward about how he will transform his game.
Peter King: As we hit home stretch, suspense reigns in NFC playoff chaseNov 26Prelude to a diss: In the last 52 weeks, the Packers have met the Giants three times. Green Bay has allowed 35, 37 and 38 points, and an average of 419 yards a game, and nine Eli Manning touchdown passes. Time for defensive coordinator Dom Capers to fig…