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NY Knicks better snap out of fog after London trip as loss to Brooklyn Nets narrows Atlantic Division lead
nydailynews.com Updated Jan 21, 2013
The sooner the Knicks figure out that London isn’t calling anymore, the better off they’ll be. The sooner they realize that they’re not up against the putrid Pistons, and unable to name the score, the better off they’ll be. The sooner they realizeShare Tweet
yahoo.com Jan 21, 2013On Sunday, the Boston Celtics lost 105-88 to the Detroit Pistons, a team playing its first game since Thursday's "home" game in London. Given the circumstances of the loss, the Celtics have reason to worry. The Celtics had serious problems wit…Share Tweet
Indians sign free agents Raburn and FranciscoCNNSI.com Jan 21, 2013CLEVELAND (AP) The Indians have signed utilityman Ryan Raburn and outfielder Ben Francisco to minor league contracts with invitations to spring training.Share Tweet
Iman Shumpert has a Johnny Bravo tattoo because he loves giant hair, the ’90syahoo.com Jan 21, 2013After missing the first 36 games of the 2012-13 season following surgery to repair torn ligaments in his left knee, Iman Shumpert made his season debut for the New York Knicks during last Thursday's 102-87 win over the Detroit Pistons in London. Knicks …Share Tweet
Schwartz: Critics of Lions’ D don’t know what they’re talking aboutprofootballtalk.com Jan 21, 2013Lions coach Jim Schwartz says he has no plans to change the alignment he uses on Detroit’s defensive line. And he says people who attribute the Lions’ rough season to that alignment are ignorant. Schwartz told reporters today that he will not considerShare Tweet
Terry Foster: Draft prospect Te'o is a distraction the Lions cannot afforddetnews.com Jan 21, 2013Manti Te'o is not only hot news, but he's also in a hot mess, which brings me to my main point: Even if Te'o slips to the third round of this spring's NFL draft, the Lions should pass on him.Share Tweet
Ndamukong Suh headed to Hawaiiprofootballtalk.com Jan 21, 2013Lions defensive tackle Ndamukong Suh might have ended up in Hawaii anyway, but it became official last night when the 49ers advanced to the Super Bowl. Suh will replace Justin Smith of the 49ers in the Pro Bowl. Even if Atlanta had won, Smith’s partiallShare Tweet
Clayton's mailbag: Diversity efforts need refiningJan 21The Rooney Rule is nice in theory, but the NFL's diversity efforts must evolve. Plus, reader questions.
NBA - Los Angeles Clippers offseason paying offJan 21A series of small-print moves has helped boost the Clippers to elite status in the 2012-13 season.
Peter King: Two compelling championship games produced HarBowlJan 21ATLANTA -- The Niners are back. Hard to believe it's been 18 years since Steve Young threw six touchdown passes to shred the Chargers, then mimed having a monkey on his back while begging Harris Barton to rip it off, only to throw up a Gatorade/cookie m…