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Adrian Beltre watched this offseason as the Texas Rangers tried to sign the top free-agent pitcher on the market and keep slugger Josh Hamilton.Share Tweet
Carmelo Anthony Lobs the Rock to Tyson Chandlerdimemag.com Jan 11, 2013Carmelo Anthony lobs the rock to Tyson Chandler as he drives through the lane and throws down the dunk in tonight’s matchup between the Chicago Bulls and New York Knicks.Share Tweet
Bears’ GM Phil Emery nears second stage of interviewssuntimes.com Jan 11, 2013After fulfilling his promise to interview a “wide variety of candidates,” Bears general manager Phil Emery appears to be inching closer to taking the next step in hiring the franchise’s 14th head coach. Emery is scheduled to interview five candidateShare Tweet
Loveable lovers? Cubs' Epstein has bigger goalsCubs president of baseball operations Theo Epstein says he understands the ballclub's culture better now than he did when he first arrived in Chicago.Share TweetThe Bulls still don't have Derrick Rose, but it hasn't slowed them down on the road.Share TweetThe Toronto Blue Jays and catcher Henry Blanco have agreed to terms on a one-year, $750,000 non-guaranteed contract.Share Tweet
Fukudome returns to Japan after 5 years in MLBFormer major league outfielder Kosuke Fukudome has returned to Japan where he will play for the Hanshin Tigers of the Central League.Share TweetCHICAGO (AP) -- Longtime NFL assistant and current CFL coach Marc Trestman denies a rumor that the Chicago Bears are set to hire him.Share TweetLOS ANGELES (AP) -- Former Los Angeles Dodgers and Seattle Mariners outfielder Milton Bradley has been charged with abusing his estranged wife and faces up to 13 years in jail if convicted, city prosecutors announced Friday.Share Tweet
Bears coaching search speeds toward final phasesuntimes.com Jan 11, 2013SEAN JENSEN: The Bears extensive search for a head coach will continue into the weekend but could be nearing the end of the initial phase. Bears general manager Phil Emery is scheduled to interview five candidates by Sunday, and it’s believed he’ll quShare Tweet
5-on-5: Best in ESPN doubleheaderESPN.com Jan 11, 2013The most valuable, underrated, overrated among Bulls, Knicks, Lakers, ThunderShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 11, 2013While we’re not sure whether he has a window or aisle seat, former Bears coach Lovie Smith is apparently on his way to interview with the Chargers. Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network reports that Smith is at an O’Hare Airport gate, about to board a planeShare Tweet
Wrapping Up 2012Jan 11Bears LB Lance Briggs talks about the disappointment of not making the playoffs, finding out Lovie Smith was fired, and how the defense will be affected by a new head coach.
Bears Still Searching For Head CoachJan 11Ed Werder discusses the Bears' ongoing search for a head coach.
John Danks' Road Back To The RotationJan 11White Sox pitcher John Danks talks about his offseason shoulder rehab and what he hopes to bring to the White Sox rotation in 2013.
Timetable For Rose's ReturnJan 11Chris Broussard has the latest on Derrick Rose and when he may return to the Chicago Bulls lineup.