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Dodgers relieved Billingsley only has tendinitis

Dodgers relieved Billingsley only has tendinitis

MLB.com Updated 3 hours ago
Dodgers pitcher Chad Billingsley, currently on the disabled list, has tendinitis in his right elbow, but no further ligament damage, an MRI revealed Wednesday.
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  • Angels put OF Calhoun on DL, call up Boesch

    Angels put OF Calhoun on DL, call up Boesch

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    The Los Angeles Angels have placed outfielder Kole Calhoun on the 15-day disabled list Wednesday because of a sprained ligament in his right ankle and selected outfielder Brennan Boesch to the major league roster.
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  • Johnson finding form since 'break' from closing

    Johnson finding form since 'break' from closing

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    A's right-hander Jim Johnson is still on "a break" from closing, but the man who saved 101 games the past two seasons for the Orioles seems headed in the right direction again after picking up victories over the Angels in the first two games o…
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  • LIVE: Ducks open playoffs against Stars

    LIVE: Ducks open playoffs against Stars

    CNNSI.com 3 hours ago
    The Ducks are cruising against the upstart Stars and currently hold a 4-0 lead over Dallas in Game 1 in Anaheim.
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  • Kershaw continues progress in injury recovery

    Kershaw continues progress in injury recovery

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    Dodgers ace Clayton Kershaw, currently on the disabled list, came out of his bullpen session Tuesday well enough to play catch from 100 feet Wednesday and flip breaking balls on flat ground.
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  • Thompson likens Griffin to 'bull in china shop'

    Thompson likens Griffin to 'bull in china shop'

    ESPN.com 3 hours ago
    A first round match-up between the Los Angeles Clippers and Golden State Warriors isn't even official yet and already the trash talking between the two teams has started.
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  • Kobe Bryant went to France before the Lakers finale, refers to …

    Kobe Bryant went to France before the Lakers finale, refers to season as 's---'

    yahoo.com 4 hours ago
    This Los Angeles Lakers season was always going to be a trying one full of challenges, but the reality has been something akin to a worst-case scenario. L.A.'s most popular squad enters Wednesday night's season finale at the San Antonio Spurs with a 26-…
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  • Sources: Kobe to begin workouts after trip

    Sources: Kobe to begin workouts after trip

    ESPN.com 6 hours ago
    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant has been cleared to resume running and shooting and will begin an intense, six-month training program next week upon his return from a short family trip to Europe, sources with knowledge of the situation told ESPN.
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  • Gregg Popovich 'really impressed' with Spurs putting aside Fina…

    Gregg Popovich 'really impressed' with Spurs putting aside Finals flameout, soaring to No. 1 seed

    yahoo.com 7 hours ago
    If the San Antonio Spurs beat the Los Angeles Lakers in their regular-season finale on Wednesday, they will finish the year at 63-19, tying a franchise record for wins. Even if they don't, they will enter the postseason this weekend as the No. 1 overall…
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  • Sharks have goaltender questions while Kings have Quick heading…

    Sharks have goaltender questions while Kings have Quick heading into playoff rematch

    SAN JOSE, Calif. - For more than a decade there have been no questions about who will start in goal for the San Jose Sharks come playoff time. Whether it was Evgeni Nabokov or Antti Niemi, the Sharks have had a clear-cut No. 1 goalie and stuc...
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  • Kobe Bryant Says Fuck It, I'm Starting My Vacation Now

    Kobe Bryant Says Fuck It, I'm Starting My Vacation Now

    deadspin.com 8 hours ago
    The L.A. Times reports that Kobe Bryant has already jetted off to France for a family vacation, even as the Lakers prepare to play the final game of the regular season tonight in San Antonio. That was news to a team spokesperson.Read more...
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  • Lakers coach D'Antoni uncertain about future

    Lakers coach D'Antoni uncertain about future

    ESPN.com 8 hours ago
    The Los Angeles Lakers play their final game of the worst season in franchise history on Wednesday against the San Antonio Spurs. Will it also be the final game of Mike D'Antoni's tenure with the team? The coach says his future is still undetermined.
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  • Griffin to serve one-game suspension for 16th tech

    Griffin to serve one-game suspension for 16th tech

    nba.com ESPN.com 10 hours ago
    The Los Angeles Clippers' Blake Griffin has received a one-game suspension without pay for receiving his 16th technical foul of the 2013-14 season, it was announced today by Rod Thorn, President, Basketball Operations.
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  • Video - Same Old Spurs 00:51

    Same Old Spurs

    Apr 16
    Bruce Bowen discusses how the Spurs keep on winning season after season.
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    Championship Contenders

    Apr 16
    The NBA Countdown crew breaks down their championship contenders.
  • Video - Knicks Sign Lamar Odom 02:36

    Knicks Sign Lamar Odom

    Apr 16
    ESPNNewYork.com's Ian Begley breaks down the Knicks' signing of forward Lamar Odom.
  • Video - Puig Gets Threats Over Defection 04:33

    Puig Gets Threats Over Defection

    Apr 16
    ESPN The Magazine contributing writer Scott Eden breaks down the story of Yasiel Puig getting threatened over his 2012 defection from Cuba.

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