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Without Irving, Waiters, Cavs figure out Bulls

Without Irving, Waiters, Cavs figure out Bulls

ESPN.com CNNSI.com nba.com Updated Feb 26, 2013
Dion Waiters scored 25 points to help make up for the absence of Kyrie Irving, and the Cleveland Cavaliers snapped an 11-game losing streak against the Chicago Bulls with a 101-98 victory on Tuesday night.
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  • Former Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson can be the next Dev…

    Former Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson can be the next Devin Hester

    suntimes.com Feb 26, 2013
    Observations from the NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis: â—† Former Michigan quarterback Denard Robinson is an intriguing prospect for an NFL team looking for the next Devin Hester. Robinson, still recovering from nerve damage after a shoulder injury…
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  • Bulls' Gibson out two weeks with sprained knee

    Bulls' Gibson out two weeks with sprained knee

    nba.com ESPN.com Feb 26, 2013
    Taj Gibson is expected to miss at least two weeks with a sprained left knee, forcing the Chicago Bulls to play without one of their key reserves at a pivotal point in the season.
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  • Jackson has strong outing in debut with Cubs

    Jackson has strong outing in debut with Cubs

    ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 26, 2013
    Edwin Jackson pitched two scoreless innings in the Chicago Cubs' 4-2 win over the Colorado Rockies.
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  • Darvish is flawless in Cactus League debut

    Darvish is flawless in Cactus League debut

    MLB.com Feb 26, 2013
    Yu Darvish retired six straight hitters to begin the game, striking out two, and Mike Olt delivered his first hit of the spring with a two-run home run in the Rangers' 14-8 loss to the White Sox on Tuesday.
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  • 10 NBA Players To Watch In The Season’s Second Half

    10 NBA Players To Watch In The Season’s Second Half

    dimemag.com Feb 26, 2013
    The second half of the 2012-2013 NBA season is well underway, and now that we crossed the trade deadline, all the speculation of who’s moving can stop. From here on out, you’ll have to rely on the guys lining your depth chart. While some may be reliev
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  • Rodman seeks 'basketball diplomacy' in N. Korea

    Rodman seeks 'basketball diplomacy' in N. Korea

    CNNSI.com Feb 26, 2013
    Flamboyant former NBA star Dennis Rodman is heading to North Korea - tattoos, piercings, bad-boy reputation and all.
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  • Video - Cavs Stun Bulls In Chicago 01:12

    Cavs Stun Bulls In Chicago

    Feb 26
    Cavs hang on to top Bulls, 101-98.

Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL combine -- Plenty learned at event done right

    Feb 26
    We learned plenty at this year's combine, as usual, so the NFL shouldn't change a thing, writes John Clayton.
  • Sources: Holmgren, Raiders talk front office job

    Feb 26
    The Oakland Raiders have been talking to former Green Bay Packers and Seattle Seahawks coach Mike Holmgren about a leadership position within the organization, according to two sources.
  • Peter King: More on Tom Brady's amazing deal; mail

    Feb 26
    Picking up the pieces from the surprising three-year, $27 million Tom Brady contract extension:
  • Adande/Gutierrez: Who's the NBA's most clutch player?

    Feb 26
    Which player gets the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.