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Cubs' Willis hurts shoulder; leaves after 7 pitches

Cubs' Willis hurts shoulder; leaves after 7 pitches

CNNSI.com Updated Feb 25, 2013
The latest comeback try by Dontrelle Willis lasted just seven pitches.
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  • Marlins owner: Dismantling of team was needed

    Marlins owner: Dismantling of team was needed

    CNNSI.com ESPN.com MLB.com Feb 25, 2013
    The Miami Marlins' ballpark sat mostly empty Monday, which will likely be the case all year, and team owner Jeffrey Loria leaned his back against the bar in a hospitality area, sipping water in circumstances that warranted stronger stuff.
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  • Heat have February to remember

    Heat have February to remember

    nba.com Feb 25, 2013
    LeBron James might be a few weeks ahead of the actual calendar, but he offered one reason why the Miami Heat tend to enjoy February surges.
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  • Braves' outstanding outfield struts its stuff

    Braves' outstanding outfield struts its stuff

    MLB.com ESPN.com Feb 25, 2013
    Jason Heyward and the Upton Brothers provided a glimpse of their dynamic potential by showing some power and speed during the fourth inning of Monday's Grapefruit League game against the Marlins.
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  • AFC East fighting for Cordarrelle Patterson?

    AFC East fighting for Cordarrelle Patterson?

    ESPN.com Feb 25, 2013
    Every team in the AFC East could use help at wide receiver. The Miami Dolphins and New York Jets lack dynamic players on the outside. The Buffalo Bills will lose depth with David Nelson and Donald Jones heading for free agency. And the New England Patri…
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  • Heat's James, Lakers' Bryant claim Player of the Week honors

    Heat's James, Lakers' Bryant claim Player of the Week honors

    nba.com Feb 25, 2013
    The Miami Heat's LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers' Kobe Bryant today were named Eastern and Western Conference Players of the Week, respectively, for games played Tuesday, Feb. 19 through Sunday, Feb. 24.
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  • LeBron James's Pregame Warmup Dunk Was Better Than Anything In …

    LeBron James's Pregame Warmup Dunk Was Better Than Anything In The Dunk Contest

    If you are an optimist who dreams of a better, more just world, then surely you have envisioned a world in which LeBron James participates in the NBA's annual Slam Dunk Contest. What would he do? An alley-oop, perhaps? A free-throw line jam? Or somethin…
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  • The back and forth on Jennings, Finley in Green Bay

    The back and forth on Jennings, Finley in Green Bay

    miamiherald.com Feb 25, 2013
    Yes. No. Yes. No. Yes. No. Enough! As free agency inches closer by the day, as the NFL combine winds down this week, as a negotiating window between free agents and teams opens March 9, the back and forth on what previously seemed certain gets more conv…
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  • Heat knocks off Cavs to win 11 straight

    Heat knocks off Cavs to win 11 straight

    miamiherald.com Feb 25, 2013
    THREE THINGS 1. The Heat blew a 22-point lead but Dwyane Wade led the comeback, scoring 15 points in the fourth quarter. 2. LeBron James finished with 28 points but was 0 of 1 from the field in the fourth quarter. 3. Miami was 12 of 19 from three-point …
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  • Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    Best N.B.A. Games of the Week

    nytimes.com Feb 25, 2013
    The week's best N.B.A. games feature the Lakers at the Nuggets, the Clippers at the Pacers and the Heat at the Knicks.
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  • Monday morning one-liners

    Monday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com Feb 25, 2013
    Tennessee WR Cordarrelle Patterson could fit the Bills’ needs in the draft. If the Dolphins want to draft a receiver, they should have plenty of options. Where might the Patriots go if they want to add a safety? Rich Cimini of ESPNNewYork.com thinks the
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  • Tavon Austin a combine star but not a fit at No. 12

    Tavon Austin a combine star but not a fit at No. 12

    miamiherald.com Feb 25, 2013
    Me and some of my followers on twitter [Yeah, terrible grammar] got into a bit of a spat Sunday afternoon because I believe NFL teams are best served drafting football players and they apparently are enthralled with the idea of drafting 40-yard dash
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Sports Columnists

  • 2013 NFL combine -- Slow 40 by Manti Te'o has a real impact

    Feb 25
    Manti Te'o's slow 40 time will hurt his draft stock more than the fake girlfriend episode, writes John Clayton.
  • Peter King:Tom Brady, New England Patriots agree on three-year extension

    Feb 25
    Tom Brady took a huge step today to ensure he'll retire a Patriot, agreeing to a three-year contract extension that will keep him under center for New England through the 2017 season, when he will be 40 years old.
  • Peter King: Meet the strangers that top this year's draft; more from combi…

    Feb 25
    INDIANAPOLIS -- The first round of the 2013 NFL Draft is two months from tonight, and consider these questions the first ones on the test in this year's Draftology 101 class.
  • Clayton's mailbag: Franchised TEs a bargain -- for now

    Feb 25
    Franchised tight ends are currently a bargain, but things could soon change. Plus, answers to reader questions.