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Anthony Will Sit for a Second Straight GameUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetA deep cut on Carmelo Anthony's left middle finger will keep him out of the Knicks' game Saturday against the Bulls. He hopes to return Sunday night against Denver.Source: nytimes.comShare TweetThe New York Knicks won't have Carmelo Anthony in the lineup on Saturday.Share TweetIn an effort to contain defensive end Jared Allen, the Bears threw the kitchen sink at him when they played the Minnesota Vikings two weeks ago. They double-teamed him with a tight end, chipped him with running backs and receivers, used quick, three-ste…Source: suntimes.com
Bears' Brandon Marshall chasing historyUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetChicago Bears receiver Brandon Marshall is averaging 7.6 receptions per game this season. So with a slightly better-than-average performance Sunday against the Minnesota Vikings, Marshall could achieve some hefty milestones with plenty of room to spare.…
Under Lovie Smith, the stretch has never been Bears’ timeUpdated Dec 8, 2012 Share TweetLovie Smith’s glass is still half-full. He doesn’t seem to realize that a month ago, it was three-quarters-full. It’s almost as if the Bears’ best chance to make the playoffs with enough momentum to be a factor is Smith’s resolute belief that thSource: suntimes.com