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Rudy Gay Saves Memphis; A King Makes A Game-Winner In D.C.

Rudy Gay Saves Memphis; A King Makes A Game-Winner In D.C.

dimemag.com Updated Jan 28, 2013
The last time Rudy Gay posted up Evan Turner, the Sixers appointed nerd damn near ripped Gay’s arm out of his socket. That was back in 2011, and since then, Gay, Zach Randolph and the Grizz can’t go a week without someone pointing out that their marri
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  • Nick Johnson, The Nearly Perfect Baseball Player, Retires

    Nick Johnson, The Nearly Perfect Baseball Player, Retires

    deadspin.com Jan 28, 2013
    Nick Johnson announced his retirement today after playing portions of 10 major league seasons due to an infuriating inability to stay healthy. It's impossible to read an article about Johnson without coming across the phrase "oft-injured." It …
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  • Owner Of Nightclub Charged In Assault Of Tackle Williams

    Owner Of Nightclub Charged In Assault Of Tackle Williams

    The man who assaulted Redskins left tackle Trent Williams in a Honolulu nightclub was the club’s owner, Michael Miske Jr., police told Michael Tsai of the the Honolulu Star Adviser. According to police, Miske struck Williams, who was in Hawaii for today
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  • Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    nytimes.com Jan 28, 2013
    The best N.B.A. games of the week feature Indiana at Denver, Miami at the Nets and Washington at Memphis.
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  • Redskins' Danny Smith talking to Steelers

    Redskins' Danny Smith talking to Steelers

    ESPN.com Jan 28, 2013
    It does not appear as though the Washington Redskins are planning to make any major coaching staff changes this offseason. Defensive coordinator Jim Haslett did a fine job holding together a consistently undermanned defense down the stretch. Offensive c…
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  • Drew Storen gets love from fans at ‘Natsfest’

    Drew Storen gets love from fans at ‘Natsfest’

    yahoo.com Jan 28, 2013
    The video lasts just 11 seconds - the full ovation probably goes on longer - but to Drew Storen, his reception at Natsfest on Saturday still probably feels like a lifetime of goodwill coming from Washington Nationals fans. In case you forgot, the last
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  • Nats moving toward new ticketing card

    Nats moving toward new ticketing card

    washingtonpost.com Jan 28, 2013
    The new ticketing system used by all Verizon Center home teams this season - the Wizards, Caps and Hoyas - caused a few grumbles during the hockey team’s home opener last week. But such systems are pretty clearly the way … Continue reading →
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  • Trent Williams Is An Unkillable Force Of Nature

    Trent Williams Is An Unkillable Force Of Nature

    deadspin.com Jan 28, 2013
    We found out Saturday that Redskins tackle Trent Williams would miss the Pro Bowl after being involved in a Honolulu nightclub brawl, his roster spot going to Matt Kalil. (Aside: how did Kalil drop whatever he was going, get to Hawaii, and get ready to …
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  • Breakfast links: Live from Louisiana

    Breakfast links: Live from Louisiana

    ESPN.com Jan 28, 2013
    NEW ORLEANS -- Greetings, and welcome to Super Bowl week, which is a bit of an eat-your-heart out affair for NFC East fans this year. The New York Giants beat the San Francisco 49ers, and the Washington Redskins and Philadelphia Eagles beat the Baltimor…
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  • Video - More Than A Game: Doug Williams 00:39

    More Than A Game: Doug Williams

    Jan 28
    Doug Williams and others comment on the importance of his historic Super Bowl start.

Sports Columnists

  • Rudy Gay subject of active trade discussions between Toronto Raptors, Memp…

    Jan 28
    The Memphis Grizzlies continue to field calls from teams interested in Rudy Gay and are engaged in active trade discussions with the Toronto Raptors, sources with knowledge of the talks told ESPN.com.
  • Clayton's mailbag: What's next for fired GMs?

    Jan 28
    There are plenty of experienced GMs sitting on the sidelines, waiting to get back into the NFL. Plus, answers to reader questions.
  • Don Banks: Ken Whisenhunt breaks down Niners-Ravens matchup

    Jan 28
    NEW ORLEANS -- The Super Bowl pairing of San Francisco and Baltimore holds little surprise factor for Ken Whisenhunt. The newly named San Diego Chargers offensive coordinator, and former Arizona Cardinals head coach, witnessed first-hand the rise of the…
  • Allen Iverson eyed by Dallas Mavericks' D-League affiliate, sources say

    Jan 28
    The Texas Legends are lobbying Allen Iverson to try work his way back to the NBA by playing for the Dallas Mavericks' Development League affiliate, according to D-League sources.