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Bieniemy could be running backs coach in Kansas CityUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetEric Bieniemy left an NFL job with the Vikings two years ago to become the offensive coordinator at the University of Colorado. Now, he could be heading back to the NFL. John Henderson of the Denver Post reports that Bieniemy “is under strong considerSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetMinnesota general manager Rick Spielman said Thursday the organization has no concerns about Percy Harvin's character or attitude with a pivotal offseason ahead for the wide receiver's future with the Vikings.Share TweetThe Vikings’ unlikely turnaround from 3-13 to 10-6 has resulted in another opportunity for a player to swap a week of wintry Minnesota for sunny Honolulu. Linebacker Chad Greenway will get his second trip to the Pro Bowl, replacing Cowboys linebacker DeShare TweetPITTSBURGH (AP) -- Free agent pitcher Francisco Liriano injured his right (non-throwing) arm over the holidays and his deal with the Pirates is on hold.Source: CNNSI.com
Minnesota Timberwolves 84, Oklahoma City Thunder 106Updated Jan 10 Share TweetGame Summary Facing off against the Oklahoma City Thunder for the second time this season, the Minnesota Timberwolves hoped to start 2-0 against the defending Western Conference Champions playing in a sold-out Chesapeake Energy Arena. Once again without…Source: timberpups.comShare TweetThree Positives: Jonah: After starting the game 1-6 in the first half, Derrick Williams made a better effort in the second, going 6-9 from the field. Still no made three pointers but not a bad effort to get himself back into the game. Tom: Nikola PekoviSource: howlintwolf.com
The Lakers Nearly Pull Off A Crazy Comeback; Brandon Jennings Lights It UpUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetEveryone claims they have the answers for the Lakers problems this year. But there’s one that’s stumped Hollywood for over a decade: what to do with Tony Parker. In San Antonio’s wild three-point win over the Lakers, Parker looked like he was runninSource: dimemag.com
Russell Westbrook Shows Off His Signature Finish to the HoopUpdated Jan 10 Share TweetRussell Westbrook hits Alexey Shved with a left cross over and accelerates to the hoop for the right-handed hook layup in tonight’s matchup between the Oklahoma City Thunder and Minnesota Timberwolves.Source: dimemag.com
Inside the Huddle: Looking AheadJan 10John Clayton looks ahead to decisions Andy Reid will have to make in Kansas City, Adrian Peterson's next challenge, an NFC playoff trend and how RG III's knee injury may affect his future performance.
NFL playoffs -- John Clayton's First and Goal: Divisional roundJan 10Six quarterbacks have divvied up the past nine Super Bowl wins. Will we see a fresh face this year?
Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round PicksJan 10Peter King: NFL Playoffs Divisional Round Picks
Greg Oden, former No. 1 overall pick, plans to resume playing career - sou…Jan 10Former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden has decided to resume
Adande: NBA basketball might return to SeattleJan 10What would we miss about the Sacramento Kings? What does it mean for Seattle?