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Padres take shape as appealing template for Astros
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No one is thinking about the Astros. They had their jaunt in the headlines this month, throwing a combined $54 million to free agents Jed Lowrie, Luke Gregerson and Pat Neshek. Spending like that hasn’t been seen around here since Drayton McLane rode of…Upvote Share Tweet
• • • Who should start for the Texans on Sunday? 90%Case Keenum 10%Thad Lewis Thank You for voting! Loading ... • • • The first snap Case Keenum took for new coach Bill O’Brien back in August resulted in a penalty. Keenum had let the time clock expire. …Upvote Share Tweet
Guide to the game: Players to watch and key questions for Texans-Ravens matchupchron.com 10 hours ago• • • Who should start for the Texans on Sunday? Case Keenum Thad Lewis View Results Your vote is being added to the total. Votes are not reflected in the tallies immediately. Loading ... • • • Players to watch Case Keenum, Texans quarterback After spen…Upvote Share Tweet
Local Houston TV Station Uses NBA 2K15 Pic Of Troy Daniels To Report Tradedimemag.com 11 hours agoYesterday’s trade sending Corey Brewer from the Timberwolves to the Rockets included Houston’s brief hero from last year’s playoffs, Troy Daniels. The sharpshooter was dealt to Houston in the exchange for Daniels and a draft pick in a three-team exchang…Upvote Share Tweet
Playoffs, not revenge, on former Texans running back Justin Forsett’s mindchron.com Dec 20 (yesterday)• • • Who should start for the Texans on Sunday? 89%Case Keenum 11%Thad Lewis Thank You for voting! Loading ... • • • OWINGS MILLS, Md. – Former Texans running back Justin Forsett isn’t making Baltimore fans forget Ray Rice, but he’s doing an exceptiona…Upvote Share TweetHouston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey announced today that the team has acquired forward Corey Brewer from the Minnesota Timberwolves and Alexey Shved from the Philadelphia 76ers as a part of a three-team trade.Upvote Share TweetThe Texans’ quarterback situation is a mess right now, with the team down to fourth-stringers Case Keenum and Thad Lewis as the only healthy options. But the quarterback whose injury began this mess hopes he can stabilize the position next year. Ryan Ma…Upvote Share Tweet
Astros set minor league staff for 2015The Astros set their staffs for next seasons’ minor league teams: CLASS AAA FRESNO Manager Tony DeFrancesco Pitching Coach Arthur “Ace” Adams Hitting Coach Leon Roberts Dev. Specialist (Catching) Jeff Murphy Athletic Trainer Bryan Baca Strength & Co…Upvote Share TweetThe Texans will wait until Sunday to make a call on wide receiver DeAndre Hopkins. After a third straight missed practice, Hopkins (ankle) is listed as questionable on the injury report. According to Drew Dougherty of Texans TV, head coach Bill O’Brien …Upvote Share Tweet
Texans focused on Ravens after good practice week, O’Brien saysThe Texans had to deal with another quarterback change and several key injuries this week. But coach Bill O’Brien and his players said the team is focused and ready for Baltimore on Sunday, following an encouraging week of practice. “It’s been a good we…Upvote Share Tweet
Texans’ Louis Nix III working out, running during injury rehabLouis Nix III, the No. 83 overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft, started the year on season-ending injury reserve and has rarely been seen since training camp. Nix said Friday he’s making progress during his rehab and is on schedule. “I’m just doing whatev…Upvote Share Tweet
Baltimore Ravens at Houston Texans Previewnytimes.com Dec 19 (yesterday)Baltimore’s defense has relied on a heavy pass rush this season, with Elvis Dumervil and Terrell Suggs wreaking havoc each week, but it has had no luck keeping its secondary healthy.Upvote Share TweetAnthony Davis had 30 points, 14 rebounds and five blocks to lead the New Orleans Pelicans to a 99-90 win over the Houston Rockets on Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetOWINGS MILLS, MD. – This week, a lot of Gary Kubiak’s former players praised him for the role he played in their careers as the Texans’ head coach from 2006 until he was fired last season. Running back Arian Foster played five seasons for Kubiak. “I got…Upvote Share Tweet
Keenum To Start For TexansDec 19John Clayton discusses Texans coach Bill O'Brien's decision to start Case Keenum at quarterback against the Ravens in Week 16.
Corey Brewer Headed To HoustonDec 19ESPN NBA writer Brian Windhorst discusses how the Rockets were able to land Corey Brewer.
Inside Edge: Ravens-TexansDec 18ESPN NFL Insider Mike Sando delivers stats to help you make a pick for Baltimore at Houston.
Davis Leads Pelicans To WinDec 18Anthony Davis scored 30 points and grabbed 14 rebounds in the Pelicans' 99-90 win over the Rockets.
Dallas Mavericks frontrunners for Jermaine O'Neal after Rajon Rondo acquis…Dec 19The acquisition of Rajon Rondo has given the Dallas Mavericks an undeniable edge in the race to lure veteran big man Jermaine O'Neal back to the NBA, according to league sources.
A New NFC West RivalryDec 19RENTON, Wash. — Remember, oh, about three long months ago, when 49ers-Seahawks was the best rivalry in the NFL? The Niners are 7-7, oddly out of the playoff hunt, and are 1-5 against Seattle since late in 2012. So, is it really such a great rivalry now,…
Source: Seahawks extend Avril four yearsDec 19The Seahawks have signed pass-rusher Cliff Avril to a four-year extension worth $28.5 million, with $16 million guaranteed, a source confirmed to ESPN...
Rajon Rondo trade from Boston Celtics to Dallas Mavericks 'on course' to h…Dec 18A source with knowledge of the Rajon Rondo trade talks says a "deal is on course to happen tonight."