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Wolves' Adelman says wife dealing with seizures

CNNSI.com Updated Jan 29, 2013
MINNEAPOLIS (AP) -- Minnesota Timberwolves coach Rick Adelman has been trying to keep a lid on his wife's health issues that caused him to be away from the team for three weeks, preferring to deal with the situation privately while keeping his eye on th…
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  • Preview: Hornets vs. Lakers

    purpleandgoldblog.com Jan 29, 2013
    "Whatever it takes." That's now the new motto for the Lakers (19-25) heading to tonight's matchup with the visiting New Orleans Hornets (15-29). The purple and gold is on a 2-game winning streak fueled by their newfound passion and attitude th…
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  • Pujols hopes to play in WBC after 2nd round

    ESPN.com Jan 29, 2013
    Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols says he hopes to play for the Dominican Republic after the second round of the World Baseball Classic.
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  • Preview: Hornets vs. Lakers

    "Whatever it takes." That's now the new motto for the Lakers (19-25) heading to tonight's matchup with the visiting New Orleans Hornets (15-29). The purple and gold is on a 2-game winning streak fueled by their newfound passion and attitude th…
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  • Why the Rams broke up with Rob Ryan

    The St. Louis Rams announced Tuesday that Rob Ryan will not be their defensive coordinator in 2013. They’ve since turned their attention to former Browns defensive boss Dick Jauron. So what happened between the Rams and Ryan? ESPN’s Adam Schefter prov
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  • Rams targeting Dick Jauron for defensive coordinator

    profootballtalk.com Jan 29, 2013
    Former Cleveland Browns defensive coordinator Dick Jauron may not be unemployed for long. According to Jim Thomas of the St. Louis Post-Dispatch, the St. Louis Rams are expected to reach out to Jauron for their vacant defensive coordinator position. The…
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  • Walter O'Malley, Almost a Pay-Per-View Pioneer

    nytimes.com Jan 29, 2013
    In the late 1950s, the Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley explored the idea of charging to watch baseball games on television.
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  • Angels avoid arbitration with righty Jepsen

    MLB.com Jan 29, 2013
    The Angels settled on a 2013 contract with relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen on Tuesday, thus avoiding arbitration with any of their eligible players.
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  • Kyle O’Quinn rocks Andray Blatche in the face with a basketball in sideline save attempt (VIDEO)

    yahoo.com Jan 29, 2013
    "Thanks, Orlando Magic rookie Kyle O'Quinn." - every Washington Wizards fan, probably, with pretty good reason. "Thanks, Orlando Magic rookie Kyle O'Quinn." - Los Angeles Lakers center Dwight Howard, probably, with pretty good reason. "Thanks, Orlando
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  • Rob Ryan Newsflash: Contrary to all the noise and all the hype; Rob R…

    ramsgab.com Jan 29, 2013
    Contrary to all the noise and all the hype; Rob Ryan will not be the Rams next defensive coordinator.  That’s right kids.  And we can all give a collective sigh. So the hunt continues… Suggestions?
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  • After 6,899 Minutes Of Employment, Rob Ryan Is Out Of Work Again

    deadspin.com Jan 29, 2013
    On Jan. 24, the Rams hired Rob Ryan as their defensive coordinator. Ryan had been fired by the Cowboys on Jan. 8, and he had told Tim MacMahon that he'd be out of work for five minutes. More »
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  • Rams make it official, hire Bush as linebackers coach

    stltoday.com Jan 29, 2013
    Frank Bush, former linebackers coach for the Tennessee Titans and one-time defensive coordinator of the Houston Texans, was named the Rams’ linebackers coach today, replacing the fired Blake W…
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  • Ian Thomsen: Chris Bosh among 18 active players likely to make Hall

    CNNSI.com Jan 29, 2013
    I saw that Chris Bosh believes he's a no-doubt Hall of Famer. Wow. Can we give him a reality check and actually outline the sure-thing HOFers in the league right now? -- Lou, New York City
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  • You Better Believe It

    CNNSI.com Jan 29, 2013
    Is Chris Bosh headed to the Hall? Count on it. Carmelo Anthony? Not yet. Ian Thomsen examines the 18 active players most likely to make the Hall -- and the five still on the bubble.
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  • Metta World Peace is working on a prank TV show

    yahoo.com Jan 29, 2013
    Against all odds, Los Angeles Lakers forward Metta World Peace has turned into one of the more fun-loving players in the NBA, albeit not without his share of controversy. MWP, like many people in LA, also happens to associate fun with being on TV, and i…
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  • Bernie: Goodell is target for critics

    stltoday.com Jan 29, 2013
    New Orleans is excited to have the Super Bowl again, but after Bountygate, the good feeling doesn’t extend to the NFL commissioner.
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  • Video - Rams Will Not Hire Rob Ryan 01:02

    Rams Will Not Hire Rob Ryan

    Jan 29
    Adam Schefter discusses the Rams' reversal on Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator.
  • Video - Kobe, Dwight On The Same Page 02:14

    Kobe, Dwight On The Same Page

    Jan 29
    Flip Saunders discusses the relationship between Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard.
  • Video - Lakers Win Third Straight 01:41

    Lakers Win Third Straight

    Jan 29
    Highlight of the night: Kobe Bryant's double-double helps Lakers top Hornets.