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Bobcats' Higgins waives son Cory, signs Adrien

Bobcats' Higgins waives son Cory, signs Adrien

CNNSI.com Updated Dec 9, 2012
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) -- Bobcats president of basketball operations Rod Higgins says the team has waived son Cory Higgins and signed forward Jeff Adrien.
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  • Texans guide to the game against the Patriots

    Texans guide to the game against the Patriots

    chron.com Dec 9, 2012
    Five questions entering Monday’s game against the Patriots 1. A lot of fans and media are saying this game is for home-field advantage in the playoffs. Why is that, considering both teams would have three games left? If the Texans upset the Patriots, th
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  • Texans TE Graham (concussion) out vs. Pats

    Texans TE Graham (concussion) out vs. Pats

    ESPN.com chron.com Dec 9, 2012
    Houston Texans tight end Garrett Graham, who practiced on a limited basis this week while recovering from a concussion, has been ruled out for Monday night's showdown with the New England Patriots.
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  • Texans rocking the old school letter jackets

    Texans rocking the old school letter jackets

    profootballtalk.com Dec 9, 2012
    If you see what looks like a really big high school football team in an airport or hotel lobby today, it might be the Houston Texans. Texans nose tackle Shaun Cody had a brainstorm, and the team decided to order up a bunch of letterman jackets. They’re
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  • RTC: On Tom Moore assisting the Titans

    RTC: On Tom Moore assisting the Titans

    ESPN.com Dec 9, 2012
    Reading the coverage: Houston Texans J.J. Watt is reaching new altitude with his superb season, says John McClain of the Houston Chronicle. His competition for defensive player of the year isn’t having a season for the ages the way he is. A scouting rep
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  • Blake Griffin Destroys Phoenix; O.J. Mayo Wins A Scoring Showdo…

    Blake Griffin Destroys Phoenix; O.J. Mayo Wins A Scoring Showdown With James Harden

    dimemag.com Dec 9, 2012
    With talent comes the luxury of not always needing to play hard. For the Clippers, this is a gift and a curse. The only thing they’ve really been consistent with this year is being inconsistent, and despite a recent four-game winning streak, their recor
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  • RT Derek Newton out for Monday, CB Alan Ball gametime decision

    RT Derek Newton out for Monday, CB Alan Ball gametime decision

    chron.com Dec 9, 2012
    Joseph good to go; Newton, Reed out As expected, Texans cornerback Johnathan Joseph was declared probable for Monday night’s game at New England. Right tackle Derek Newton and linebacker Brooks Reed are out. Although cornerback Alan Ball did not practic
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Sports Columnists

  • Don Banks: Falcons, Bears on downward spirals as postseason nears; more Sn…

    Dec 9
    LANDOVER, Md. -- Musings, observations and the occasional insight from a less-than-artistic Week 14 in the NFL.
  • Don Banks: Even with RGIII injury, 'Skins' special season stays on playoff…

    Dec 9
    LANDOVER, Md. -- The Washington Redskins became relevant again that moment in early March when they swung the blockbuster trade for the St. Louis Rams' No. 2 draft pick, making the Heisman-winning Robert Griffin III a dream come true in burgundy.
  • Daily Dime: Lakers tumble again

    Dec 10
    J.A. Adande on the Lakers outlook after falling to 9-12