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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…Share Tweet
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…Share TweetESPN.com Jan 29, 2013Los Angeles Angels slugger Albert Pujols says he hopes to play for the Dominican Republic after the second round of the World Baseball Classic.Share Tweet"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…Share TweetThe 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 provShare Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 29, 2013Former 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…Share Tweet
Walter O'Malley, Almost a Pay-Per-View Pioneernytimes.com Jan 29, 2013In the late 1950s, the Dodgers owner Walter O'Malley explored the idea of charging to watch baseball games on television.Share TweetMLB.com Jan 29, 2013The Angels settled on a 2013 contract with relief pitcher Kevin Jepsen on Tuesday, thus avoiding arbitration with any of their eligible players.Share Tweet
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, OrlandoShare Tweet
Rob Ryan Newsflash: Contrary to all the noise and all the hype; Rob R…ramsgab.com Jan 29, 2013Contrary 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?Share Tweet
After 6,899 Minutes Of Employment, Rob Ryan Is Out Of Work Againdeadspin.com Jan 29, 2013On 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 »Share Tweetstltoday.com Jan 29, 2013Frank 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…Share TweetCNNSI.com Jan 29, 2013I 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 CityShare Tweet
You Better Believe ItCNNSI.com Jan 29, 2013Is 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.Share Tweet
Metta World Peace is working on a prank TV showyahoo.com Jan 29, 2013Against 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…Share Tweetstltoday.com Jan 29, 2013New Orleans is excited to have the Super Bowl again, but after Bountygate, the good feeling doesn’t extend to the NFL commissioner.Share Tweet
Rams Will Not Hire Rob RyanJan 29Adam Schefter discusses the Rams' reversal on Rob Ryan as defensive coordinator.
Kobe, Dwight On The Same PageJan 29Flip Saunders discusses the relationship between Kobe Bryant and Dwight Howard.
Lakers Win Third StraightJan 29Highlight of the night: Kobe Bryant's double-double helps Lakers top Hornets.