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ST. JOSEPH, Mo. – The Kansas City Chiefs selected a running back in each of the past two drafts. They have one of the league’s highest paid wide receivers. They are hopeful a healthy collection of tight ends can make a difference in their passing game. …Upvote Share Tweet
Mike Moustakas scored the tiebreaking run in the top of the ninth inning when White Sox catcher Tyler Flowers could handle a throw home and the Kansas City Royals beat Chicago 2-1 Wednesday in the rubber game of a three-game series.Upvote Share Tweet
Ryan Harris announces he’s signed with Chiefsprofootballtalk.com 3 hours agoTackle Ryan Harris spent the first four years of his career as a member of the Broncos, so he’s familiar with being on the opposite side of the field from their AFC West rivals in Kansas City. Now Harris is going to get a chance to see how the other hal…Upvote Share Tweet
Moose fuels Royals' attack with pair of homersMLB.com 19 hours agoBruce Chen logged five solid innings, while Mike Moustakas belted a pair of homers in the Royals' 7-1 win over the White Sox on Tuesday night at U.S. Cellular Field.Upvote Share Tweet
Shoulder healed, Eric Fisher gets back to left tackleprofootballtalk.com Jul 22 (yesterday)When the Chiefs made Eric Fisher the No. 1 overall pick in the 2013 draft, they didn’t intend for Fisher to be the team’s long-term right tackle. Now that Branden Albert has exited via free agency, Fisher can flip back to his natural position. “It’s lik…Upvote Share Tweet
Williams joins KC's crowded group of WRsESPN.com Jul 22 (yesterday)ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The Kansas City Chiefs have no shortage of candidates to replace the departed Dexter McCluster as their slot receiver. The popular choices are holdover Junior Hemingway, CFL veteran Weston Dressler, rookie De'Anthony Thomas and develo…Upvote Share Tweet
Guthrie fine with payback after hit by pitchesMLB.com Jul 22 (yesterday)There was a bit of baseball gamesmanship that, in the opinion of Royals pitcher Jeremy Guthrie, was handled quite properly. And he was the guy who set it off by hitting two batters early in Monday night's 3-1 loss to the White Sox.Upvote Share Tweet
Vargas eyes return to KC's rotation vs. TribeMLB.com Jul 21 (yesterday)Royals lefty Jason Vargas, who is out after having an appendectomy, will miss at least two turns of the rotation. But, if all goes well, he might return as soon as next Sunday against the Indians.Upvote Share Tweet
Royals' Hosmer scratched with bruised handESPN.com Jul 21 (yesterday)Eric Hosmer has been scratched from the Kansas City Royals' lineup against the Chicago White Sox with a bruised right hand.Upvote Share Tweet
Butler hoping to extend stay with Kansas CityMLB.com Jul 21 (yesterday)Billy Butler has had a struggle this season and no one, including him, is sure when or if he'll come out of it. One thing Butler does know is that he'd like to remain with the Royals -- even if it means renegotiating his contract.Upvote Share Tweet
Kelce's return no small matter for ChiefsESPN.com Jul 21 (2 days ago)ST. JOSEPH, Mo. -- The most realistic hope for the Kansas City Chiefs to improve their passing game in 2014 is for them to get more than the 55 receptions they got last year from their tight ends. Their chances for that got better on Monday when Travis …Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs place Joe McKnight on PUP listprofootballtalk.com Jul 21 (2 days ago)A year off was not enough time for running back Joe McKnight to get well. According to Randy Covitz of the Kansas City Star, the Chiefs put McKnight on the physically unable to perform list Monday. They also placed cornerback David Van Dyke (hamstring) …Upvote Share Tweet
Chiefs officially begin process of turning page on playoff collapseprofootballtalk.com Jul 20 (3 days ago)The Chiefs chased a 2-14 season in 2012 with an unlikely playoff berth. And that wasn’t the most unusual development in Andy Reid’s first season with the team. Up 38-10 in the second half of a wild-card playoff game against the Colts in Indianapolis, th…Upvote Share TweetJon Lester allowed no earned runs for the third time in four starts to help Boston complete a three-game sweep of Kansas City.Upvote Share Tweet
Jamaal Charles Gets New Deal With ChiefsJul 23Antonio Pierce, Tim Hasselbeck and Mark Schlereth discuss star running back Jamaal Charles' two-year contract extension with the Chiefs.
Running back Jamaal Charles agrees to new contract with the Kansas City ChiefsJul 23NFL Media Insider Ian Rapoport has the latest information on Kansas City Chiefs running back Jamaal Charles' new contract.
NFL Nation Buzz: ChiefsJul 21ESPN.com Chiefs reporter Adam Teicher says the team needs more production out of the slot and tight end if it wants to continue to grow in the passing game.
Red Sox Sweep RoyalsJul 20Jon Lester pitched eight scoreless innings and David Ross hit his sixth home run of the season in the Red Sox's 6-0 win over the Royals.
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Point guard Jameer Nelson close to signing with Dallas MavericksJul 23The Mavericks are closing in on signing former Magic point guard Jameer Nelson, according to sources briefed on the talks.
Dallas Mavericks in serious talks with free agent Jameer NelsonJul 22The Dallas Mavericks are hosting free agent Jameer Nelson on a recruiting visit Thursday as part of ongoing negotiations with the former Orlando Magic point guard, according to sources close to the situation.
Chicago Bulls join Cleveland Cavaliers in Kevin Love trade pushJul 22The Cleveland Cavaliers are firmly in the lead to acquire Kevin Love, but the Chicago Bulls are making a renewed push to get into the trade mix for the All-Star power forward, according to sources close to the process.