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Beware: Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon just busted his slump

Beware: Colorado’s Nathan MacKinnon just busted his slump

thehockeynews.com Updated 28 minutes ago
What do advanced stats folks say about small sample sizes? Through 10 games, Colorado Avalanche center and 2014 Calder Trophy winner Nathan MacKinnon was still without his first goal of the season, but last night against the New York Islanders he potted…
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  • Friday morning one-liners

    Friday morning one-liners

    profootballtalk.com 1 hour ago
    The Bills are working to get their running game on track. It looks like Dallas Thomas will replace Daryn Colledge at left guard for the Dolphins this week. LB Jonathan Casillas is doing all he can to learn the Patriots scheme on the fly. Jets coach Rex …
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  • Colts vs. Giants preview

    Colts vs. Giants preview

    ESPN.com 1 hour ago
    The Indianapolis Colts had won five games in a row before last week's 51-34 loss to Pittsburgh. The New York Giants had won three in a row before losing in Philadelphia and Dallas prior to last week's bye. These two teams are looking to remind everyone …
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  • Eric Decker’s wife makes Twitter war worse, then retreats

    Eric Decker’s wife makes Twitter war worse, then retreats

    profootballtalk.com 2 hours ago
    We noted yesterday that new Jets wide receiver invited the wrath of Jets fans on Twitter when he made the mistake of asking for some honest feedback. Now, his wife has gone and made it worse. Via Seth Walder of the New York Daily News, country music sin…
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  • Isola: Lame James! Knicks rebound to make LeBron's second comin…

    Isola: Lame James! Knicks rebound to make LeBron's second coming a total failure

    LeBron James could not have played any worse, from the opening tap to the final buzzer. And this was his homecoming, no less, a day James matter-of-factly called “probably one of the biggest sporting events that is up there ever.” If you say so, LeBron.
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  • Thomas Vanek's legal troubles continue in money laundering repo…

    Thomas Vanek's legal troubles continue in money laundering report

    yahoo.com 9 hours ago
    Minnesota Wild sniper Thomas Vanek is off to a slow start. And there may be some off-ice reasons for this. On Thursday night, the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle reported that Mark Ruff, a bookmaker, pleaded guilty to laundering a gambling debt with a …
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  • Raissman: Jets' John Idzik in need of lessons from Yankees' Bri…

    Raissman: Jets' John Idzik in need of lessons from Yankees' Brian Cashman

    nydailynews.com 9 hours ago
    The Jets once brought in Joe Girardi to teach Mark Sanchez how to slide. Now they should bring in Brian Cashman to teach John Idzik how to deal with the media. When it comes to maneuvering and manipulating, when it comes to either answering questions ca…
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  • Carmelo Anthony hits dagger jumper over LeBron James to ice Kni…

    Carmelo Anthony hits dagger jumper over LeBron James to ice Knicks win, spoil Cavs' opener (Video)

    yahoo.com nydailynews.com 10 hours ago
    On second thought, maybe LeBron James should've just called it "a regular-sized sporting event." With the eyes of the world on Quicken Loans Arena for the first regular-season game of James' second stint in Cleveland — not to mention the Cavs'…
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  • Michael Strahan to receive HOF ring during Giants - Colts

    Michael Strahan to receive HOF ring during Giants - Colts

    nydailynews.com 10 hours ago
    Michael Strahan, a 2014 Canton inductee, will receive his Hall of Fame ring during halftime of Monday night’s Giants-Colts showdown at MetLife, and more than 100 former Big Blue stars will be in attendance for the event.
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  • James struggles as Knicks spoil homecoming

    James struggles as Knicks spoil homecoming

    ESPN.com 11 hours ago
    LeBron James struggled from the start in his first game with Cleveland in four years, and the New York Knicks ruined the megastar's emotional homecoming with a 95-90 victory over the Cavaliers on Thursday night.
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  • Vacchiano: Don’t go deep to change Giants offense

    Vacchiano: Don’t go deep to change Giants offense

    nydailynews.com 11 hours ago
    Jerry Reese wasn’t wrong when he said the Giants offense sometimes plays “too cautious,” and he was well within his rights to suggest a “more aggressive” approach.
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  • Tom Coughlin wants to see Giant plays vs. Colts

    Tom Coughlin wants to see Giant plays vs. Colts

    nydailynews.com 11 hours ago
    They have nine games left and a rough November ahead. And if they’re going to finally get back to the playoffs after a two-year absence, they need good karma and help from their division rivals So what can the Giants do?
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  • The New Jersey Devils won a shootout. Seriously. This is not a …

    The New Jersey Devils won a shootout. Seriously. This is not a prank.

    The New Jersey Devils did something Thursday night they hadn’t done in exactly 600 days: emerge from an NHL shootout with a victory. That’s right, for the first time since March 10, 2013 – and with their fans looking on and dressed for Halloween – the D…
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  • Mehta: Jets need to find answer at quarterback in 2015 NFL draf…

    Mehta: Jets need to find answer at quarterback in 2015 NFL draft

    nydailynews.com 11 hours ago
    The Jets’ search for a franchise quarterback must begin now that Geno Smith has been exposed as a mirage. Nothing matters more than finding the right player at the game’s most pivotal position this offseason.
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  • New Jersey Devils' shootout frustration ends with 2-1 win over …

    New Jersey Devils' shootout frustration ends with 2-1 win over Winnipeg Jets

    NHL.com 11 hours ago
    NEWARK, N.J. - Jacob Josefson scored the lone goal in the shootout, and Cory Schneider made it stand up as the New Jersey Devils ended their tiebreaker frustration with a come-from-behind 2-1 victory over the Winnipeg Jets on Thursday night. ...
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  • Scott Stevens among former NHLers up for Player Safety gig

    Scott Stevens among former NHLers up for Player Safety gig

    yahoo.com 11 hours ago
    According to Yahoo Sports’ Nick Cotsonika, former New Jersey Devils defenseman Scott Stevens interviewed for a job with the NHL’s Department of Player Safety. One assumes he would be hired under through the NHL’s “What Not To Do” program, which also res…
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  • Tweets by Jets' Decker spur social media spat

    Tweets by Jets' Decker spur social media spat

    ESPN.com 14 hours ago
    The New York Jets' Eric Decker picked a bad week to try to rally the team's disgruntled fan base.
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  • Knicks G Calderon out 2-3 weeks

    Knicks G Calderon out 2-3 weeks

    nba.com 14 hours ago
    New York Knicks starting point guard Jose Calderon is expected to miss at least two weeks with a sprained right calf.
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  • Seahawks' Wilson had Giant interest in Series

    Seahawks' Wilson had Giant interest in Series

    ESPN.com 15 hours ago
    Seattle Seahawks quarterback Russell Wilson had a former teammate to root for in Game 7 of the World Series on Wednesday night -- San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner, who was named the Series MVP.
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  • Jets RB Johnson frustrated with limited role

    Jets RB Johnson frustrated with limited role

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    During his peak years with the Tennessee Titans, Chris Johnson welcomed the Monday-morning aches and pains. It usually meant a busy and productive Sunday. He longs for those days.
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  • Eli Manning: You can’t just throw it deep and think it’s a solu…

    Eli Manning: You can’t just throw it deep and think it’s a solution

    profootballtalk.com 16 hours ago
    Giants General Manager Jerry Reese said this week that the team needs to be more aggressive on offense than they’ve been while compiling a 3-4 record. Reese’s comments come at a time when Eli Manning is completing 64.9 percent of his passes and on a pac…
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  • Jets Insider: Fans create website with effort to fire John Idzi…

    Jets Insider: Fans create website with effort to fire John Idzik

    nydailynews.com 16 hours ago
    John Idzik has been the Jets GM for less than two years and the fans are already fed up. Coming off the heels of a press conference where Idzik basically praised the 1-7 team, disgruntled fans have built a website called firejohnidzik.com.
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  • Eli Manning: Giants' offense won't take unnecessary risks

    Eli Manning: Giants' offense won't take unnecessary risks

    ESPN.com 16 hours ago
    EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- It all sounds good, and the fact that it came from his general manager forces him to take it seriously. But while New York Giants quarterback Eli Manning understands Jerry Reese's desire for the offense to be more aggressive, he…
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  • Jets hope to fix Vick’s turnover issue

    Jets hope to fix Vick’s turnover issue

    thejetsblog.com 16 hours ago
    The Jets will try to stop Michael Vick from turning the ball over on Sunday, and they started with a litany of drills during the week. “We have a couple of gauntlet things that we put him through,” Rex Ryan said. “Basically, you have a line of guys on b…
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  • Bird, Mondesi added to Fall Stars Game rosters

    Bird, Mondesi added to Fall Stars Game rosters

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    The Arizona Fall League announced Wednesday six players have been added to the rosters for Saturday's Fall Stars Game, including Scottsdale first baseman Greg Bird, the circuit's home run leader and Yankees' No. 11 prospect, and Peoria shortstop Raul Mo…
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  • Video - LeBron's First Bucket Back 00:25

    LeBron's First Bucket Back

    Oct 30
    LeBron James makes his first basket in his return to Cleveland as he's fouled by the Knicks' Carmelo Anthony on the way up.
  • Video - Acy Putback Slam 00:17

    Acy Putback Slam

    Oct 30
    New York Knicks forward Quincy Acy rebounds and dunks on the shoulders of Cavaliers center Anderson Varejao.
  • Video - Youkilis To Retire From Baseball 02:23

    Youkilis To Retire From Baseball

    Oct 30
    ESPN senior baseball writer Jerry Crasnick discusses Kevin Youkilis retiring from baseball.
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    NFL Live Prediction: Colts-Giants

    Oct 30
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