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Tigers banking on better 'pen results vs. leftiesMLB.com Jan 22, 2013The bullpen debate around the Tigers began soon after the World Series ended, and it rolls into the final weeks leading into Spring Training. Even when roles begin to be defined in camp, it'll probably still go on, weighing youth and potential against e…Share TweetPHILADELPHIA (AP) -- The Phillies have signed Delmon Young to a one-year deal for $750,000, adding to their outfield depth.Share Tweet
The Silverdome Has Been Abandoned To The Elementsdeadspin.com Jan 22, 2013The Silverdome hasn't hosted the Lions since 2001. The city of Pontiac auctioned it off in 2009 to the highest bidder. The highest bid was $550,000. "It was a bit surprising," the new owner said. "There were really very few bids." More »Share TweetThe Lions may have been better off with the second-round pick they used on receiver Titus Young by simply saying, “Pass.” Young, who was exiled from the team via an injured reserve designation after lining up “multiple times” in the wrong place duShare TweetThe Lions have inked a new defensive assistant, as the team has hired former Eagles defensive line coach Jim Washburn. Former Philadelphia Eagles defensive line coach Jim Washburn has agreed to join the Detroit Lions’ coaching staff as a defensive assisShare Tweet
Charlie Villanueva is a tattoo nowyahoo.com Jan 22, 2013Good news, everybody: One member of our human race has finally found an appropriate way to express our shared love for Detroit Pistons forward Charlie Villanueva. And all it cost him was his left arm, a bunch of dollars and (at least) a couple of hours.…Share Tweet
Daily Dime: Martin doing the little things for OKCJan 22That "other" Kevin is a big reason why the Thunder own the NBA's best record, J.A. Adande writes.
Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers may consider trading Dwight HowardJan 22Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
Sources -- Los Angeles Lakers growing concerned over unhappy Dwight HowardJan 22Though the Lakers have long rebuffed talks of trading Dwight Howard, sources now say the team may consider dealing the pending free agent as Los Angeles continues to struggle.
Peter King: Wilson not asking for new deal; more on Payton's reinstatement…Jan 22Three items in the news, all non-Harbaugh related, today: