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Mike Trout settled for runner-up when the BBWAA announced its choice for American League MVP, but the Angels' rookie sensation received the Junior Circuit's top honor when the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum announced its annual Legacy Awards on Friday.Share TweetDETROIT (AP) -- Torii Hunter has reached the postseason six times in his career, but he's never played in a World Series.Share TweetSANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) -- Jim Harbaugh practically galloped through the locker room, lively as ever, offering a wave and a smile to long snapper Brian Jennings before putting his arm around right guard Alex Boone.Share Tweet
Rob Mahoney: Poor bench play undermining Lakers, other teams around the NBASuper teams are all the rage, but depth still matters a great deal, as even contenders must lean on their bench. Rob Mahoney examines the worst second units, starting with the Lakers.Share TweetWide receiver Austin Pettis, who has caught touchdown passes in two of the last three Rams games, was back on the practice field Friday after sitting out Thursday’s practice entirely with a to…Share TweetThe Seattle Seahawks' 28-7 victory against the New York Jets in Week 10 gave the NFC West a 13-6 record outside its division. Three more division games await in Week 11. The St. Louis Rams are 2-0-1 in the division and 1-5 outside of it. They can make i…Share TweetIt's refreshing and a little unsettling to see national NFL analysts agreeing with confidence that the St. Louis Rams should defeat an opponent. As a bonus, the analysts mentioned several Rams players by name. This has to be progress. Eleven of 11 other…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012Are we sure Brian Schottenheimer was really a Jets coach for six years? Now the Rams offensive coordinator, Schottenheimer steadfastly refused to throw gas on the big, green dumpster fire his former team has become. “[A victory Sunday] wouldn’t countShare Tweet
How Two Paid Vacations Brought Calamity To The Nflramsgab.com Nov 16, 2012By Roland Williams, 11/14/2012, In case you missed it… This past week in the NFL, the Rams-49ers game finished with a score of 24-24, the first tie in the NFL in four years and only the fifth since 1990. A tie. After 75 minutes of playing arguably theShare TweetThe New York Jets and the St. Louis Rams are similar ships, but they are traveling in radically dissimilar waters.Share TweetRams wide receiver was as surprised as anybody about the late flag that wiped out an 80-yard reception by Danny Amendola.Share TweetThat loser’s pall that usually shrouds Rams Park long before Thanksgiving? It’s nowhere to be seen.Share TweetRyu Hyun-Jin grew up in South Korea dreaming of playing in his country's professional baseball league. Once he achieved that, he developed a new goal -- to pitch in the United States for a major league team.Share Tweet
CourtVision: The Slowtime Lakersgrantland.com Nov 16, 2012Mike D'Antoni's best teams were in Phoenix during the mid '00s. Those great Suns teams were led by Steve Nash and Amar'e Stoudemire, and their play wa...Share Tweet
The Jalen Rose Report: Jalen Rose and David Jacoby (Plus Video!)grantland.com Nov 16, 2012Jalen Rose and David Jacoby talk about the Lakers' hiring of Mike D'Antoni, NBA players' mile-high gambling etiquette, and how athletes manipulate the...Share Tweet
Jets Vs. Rams PreviewNov 16Rich Cimini looks ahead to Jets vs. Rams.
TrueHoop TV: Weekend DimeNov 16Marc Stein on whether the Knicks and Grizzlies are true contenders, the wonder that is Jason Kidd, and if Mike D'Antoni is a good fit in L.A.
Are You Buying D'Antoni As Lakers Head Coach?Nov 16Stephen A. Smith and Skip Bayless discuss the Lakers hiring Mike D'Antoni as their head coach.
Team Most Likely To Sign Zack GreinkeNov 16Tim Kurkjian discusses the team that is the most likely to sign free-agent pitcher Zack Greinke.