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Kobe Bryant and Steve Nash told Dwight Howard that while other teams may seem better positioned to win in the immediate future, only the Lakers had players who actually had won multiple championships and knew what it took to capture them, sources said.Share Tweet
nba.com Jul 4, 2013The Cavaliers have landed one of the Lakers' front-line free agents. No, not that guy.Share TweetYour browser does not support iframes. In the same game Yasiel Puig suffered a bruised hip and thigh in a violent collision with the right field fence at Coors Field, the Los Angeles Dodgers rookie created another must see highlight that would have been…Share TweetThe Los Angeles Dodgers outrighted Carlos Marmol to the minor leagues on Thursday after the reliever cleared waivers without being claimed and then waived his right to refuse his assignment to the minors.Share Tweet
Buchholz injury shakes up Cy Young raceCNNSI.com Jul 4, 2013The debate about how much bearing a pitcher's won-loss record should have on the his Cy Young candidacy is nothing new, and this season is presenting yet another test case. The Tigers' Max Scherzer has gotten off to a 13-0 start, the best in the majors …Share Tweet
Cardinals pummel streaking AngelsMLB.com Jul 4, 2013A tweaked Cardinals batting order erupted for 12 runs -- with Matt Carpenter, Jon Jay and Yadier Molina combining for eight hits and seven RBIs -- to back a solid outing from Shelby Miller, who picked up his ninth win in Wednesday night's rout of the An…Share Tweet
Dwight Howard Decision Expected SoonJul 4Chris Broussard discusses Dwight Howard's most likely destinations as he is expected to make his decision by Friday.
Rockies Roll DodgersJul 4The Rockies beat the Dodgers 9-5 to end their three game slide.
Angels Walk Off With WinJul 4The Angels came back in the bottom of the ninth to beat the Cardinals 6-5.
All-Star Game SnubsJul 4Baseball Tonight Minute: The Baseball Tonight crew looks at the players who should make the All-Star Game.