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Los Angeles Angels outfielder Josh Hamilton knows boos are a possibility from a sellout crowd at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington when he returns to Texas for the first time on April 5 in the Rangers' home opener to the 2013 season.Share TweetPlayers such as Matt Kemp and Andre Ethier reflected their disappointment at the loss of Hanley Ramirez, while manager Don Mattingly looked toward Opening Day and which Dodgers have a chance to replace the shortstop on the field.Share Tweet
Hanson to start on Monday, says triceps is fineTommy Hanson, removed from Wednesday's game because of a triceps injury, will make his next scheduled turn, Angels manager Mike Scioscia confirmed on Thursday.Share TweetThe Dodgers got good news from two key starters Thursday, as Zack Greinke and Chad Billingsley had no problems in rehab sessions.Share Tweet
How quickly Rams can win the NFC WestGot a question during the latest NFC West chat asking whether I envisioned the St. Louis Rams winning the NFC West in the next three years. Rams Skill Players by Age It's going to be a challenge given the projected state of quarterback play elsewhere in…Share TweetFor just the third game this season, the Los Angeles Lakers will look pretty much as they were intended to look back in August when visions of becoming a superteam danced in their heads.Share TweetCNNSI.com Mar 21, 2013SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- The Cleveland Indians have optioned right-hander Trevor Bauer and two other pitchers to Triple-A Columbus.Share Tweet
Antawn Jamison says Kobe Bryant asks his teammates to yell at him when he sees ‘nothing but that basket’In a remarkably short interview with ESPN’s Max and Marcellus Show on Wednesday, Los Angeles Lakers forward Antawn Jamison managed to cram about a lifetime’s worth of insight into the mind of one Kobe Bean Bryant. Insight into his sometimes-charming,Share TweetDodgers shortstop Hanley Ramirez has a torn right thumb ligament that will require surgery, and he's expected to be out for two months. GM Ned Colletti said that he won't look for a replacement shortstop via trade.Share TweetChris Paul of the Los Angeles Clippers is the rarest of stars: he makes a massive contribution to his team while being one of the N.B.A.’s most efficient players.Share Tweet
The young stars of the Kansas City Royals: Is 2013 finally their break-out year?SURPRISE, Ariz. - All eyes were on spring sensation Yasiel Puig on Wednesday, when his Los Angeles Dodgers played the Kansas City Royals. Puig is having a monster spring. Two hits in his first two at-bats Wednesday raised his average to .521 and made hiShare TweetWith Jackson, Amendola and Gibson gone, second-year running backs and wide receivers will have to carry heavier load.Share Tweet
Billups out vs. 76ers; hopes to play SaturdayLos Angeles Clippers guard Chauncey Billups missed Wednesday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers with a right groin strain he suffered Tuesday in Sacramento.Share Tweet
Around the NFC West: Rams' OL needAround the NFC West: March 21, 2013 Good morning, NFC West. The pace of free agency slowed during the recently completed NFL owners meeting, but the St. Louis Rams did lose some depth on their offensive line when guard Robert Turner agreed to terms with…Share TweetThat loud noise you heard resonating from the Los Angeles and Phoenix areas respectively was a resounding sigh of relief from Dodgers fans, coaches and their front office after Zack Greinke’s highly successful return to the mound on Wednesday. The 29-yeShare Tweet
Goodell avoids Rams' stadium issueNotebook • Team and St. Louis must make that call, NFL commissioner says.Share TweetPHOENIX, ARIZ. • Is a new stadium the eventual solution for the Rams and St. Louis?Share Tweet
LeBron, Heat move within nine games of '71-72 LakersCNNSI.com Mar 21, 2013LeBron, Heat move within nine games of '71-72 LakersShare Tweet
The Pressure CookerMar 21Amin Elhassan joins Henry Abbott as the first contestant of THTV's new game show, the Pressure Cooker.
Hanley Ramirez Out 8 WeeksMar 21Pedro Gomez reacts to the news that Hanley Ramirez needs surgery to repair a torn ligament in his right thumb and is expected to miss eight weeks.
Chances LeBron Returns To CavsMar 21Chris Broussard discusses the chances LeBron James returns to Cleveland in 2014.
The Pressure Cooker with Amin ElhassanMar 21Amin Elhassan joins Henry Abbott as the first contestant of THTV's new game show, the Pressure Cooker.