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Because Of Some Alleged Hard Bargaining From The Astros, About …

Because Of Some Alleged Hard Bargaining From The Astros, About 60% Of Houston Can't Watch The Rockets

deadspin.com Updated Jan 19, 2013
Is there anything worse than a local baseball franchise that hasn't been competitive in four seasons, telegraphs its plans to stay non-competitive by carrying almost no payroll, and is widely expected to occupy the basement of its new league when they s…
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  • Astros GM Luhnow discusses ‘sad day for baseball’ after Musial,…

    Astros GM Luhnow discusses ‘sad day for baseball’ after Musial, Weaver deaths

    chron.com Jan 19, 2013
    Astros general manager Jeff Luhnow began a phone interview late Saturday with a simple statement that captured a rough 24 hours for sports’ most historic game. Longtime Baltimore manager Earl Weaver died at 82 late Friday. St. Louis legend Stan Musial p
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  • Wolves Cunningham out sick vs. Rockets

    Wolves Cunningham out sick vs. Rockets

    nba.com Jan 19, 2013
    MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota forward Dante Cunningham was scratched from the game against Houston on Saturday night with an illness, leaving Minnesota with nine healthy players for the game.
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  • Rockets downed by Kirilenko, T-Wolves in Minnesota

    Rockets downed by Kirilenko, T-Wolves in Minnesota

    CNNSI.com Jan 19, 2013
    Rockets downed by Kirilenko, T-Wolves in Minnesota
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  • 'Risking His Life': In an interview to air Tuesday on HBO, Royc…

    'Risking His Life': In an interview to air Tuesday on HBO, Royce Whit…

    CNNSI.com Jan 19, 2013
    In an interview to air Tuesday on HBO, Royce White details his mental health conditions and explains the measures he wants the Rockets to take, writes Ben Golliver.
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  • McNair stresses Texans’ mental toughness must improve next seas…

    McNair stresses Texans’ mental toughness must improve next season

    chron.com Jan 19, 2013
    A week after the Texans lost 41-28 at New England and were eliminated in the divisional around of the NFL playoffs for the second consecutive season, owner Bob McNair is still disappointed. Those who know him best aren’t surprised that McNair is already
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  • Jaguars hire UM's Fisch as offensive coordinator

    Jaguars hire UM's Fisch as offensive coordinator

    CNNSI.com Jan 19, 2013
    New Jacksonville Jaguars coach Gus Bradley turned to a former colleague for his first hire - maybe his most important one.
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  • George leads Pacers over struggling Rockets

    George leads Pacers over struggling Rockets

    ESPN.com Jan 19, 2013
    Paul George finished with 31 points, and David West added 20 points and 11 rebounds, helping Central Division-leading Indiana pull away from struggling Houston 105-95.
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  • Video - Timberwolves Top Struggling Rockets 00:43

    Timberwolves Top Struggling Rockets

    Jan 19
    Chris Johnson scored 15 points off the bench and Andrei Kirilenko poured in a game-high 21 points for the Timberwolves.