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Devils name Castron as Director of Amateur Scouting

Devils name Castron as Director of Amateur Scouting

NHL.com Updated 40 minutes ago
Newark, NJ — The New Jersey Devils today named Paul Castron to the position of director of amateur scouting. Castron will oversee all aspects of the club’s amateur scouting operations. The announcement was made by Devils’ General Manager Ray She...
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  • Enter Sound Man: An Insider’s Look at Baseball’s Walk-Up Music

    Enter Sound Man: An Insider’s Look at Baseball’s Walk-Up Music

    nytimes.com 33 minutes ago
    Mike Castellani, the “audio engineer” for the Mets since 1994, and others discuss the work and thought that go into that snippet of music that accompanies a player to the plate or pitcher’s mound.
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  • Mets Add Hitting Help, Trade for Detroit's Cespedes

    Mets Add Hitting Help, Trade for Detroit's Cespedes

    nytimes.com MLB.com ESPN.com 46 minutes ago
    The Mets have acquired slugging outfielder Yoenis Cespedes from Detroit Friday in their strongest attempt yet to boost a punchless lineup that threatened to derail their postseason hopes.
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  • Knicks sign guard Sasha Vujacic to training camp contract

    Knicks sign guard Sasha Vujacic to training camp contract

    nydailynews.com 1 hour ago
    Phil Jackson is reuniting with one of his former Lakers, agreeing with guard Sasha Vujacic to a training camp contract.
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  • Photos show Jason Pierre-Paul in a sling with huge bandage

    Photos show Jason Pierre-Paul in a sling with huge bandage

    Giants co-owner John Mara said yesterday he wasn’t quite sure how many fingers Jason Pierre-Paul had at the moment. And while none of us can be sure, the first photos of the Giants defensive end since he lost a finger in a fireworks accident don’t look …
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  • In series of moves, Yanks designate Jones

    In series of moves, Yanks designate Jones

    MLB.com 3 hours ago
    Amidst a series of moves on Friday afternoon, the Yankees designated first baseman/outfielder Garrett Jones for assignment.
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  • Eli Manning: New Giants contract isn't my concern

    Eli Manning: New Giants contract isn't my concern

    nydailynews.com 4 hours ago
    Russell Wilson's big pay day hasn't affected how Eli Manning views his own financial future.
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  • John Mara on #DeflateGate: “I’m saddened it’s come to this”

    John Mara on #DeflateGate: “I’m saddened it’s come to this”

    profootballtalk.com 4 hours ago
    As his NFC East counterpart Jerry Jones did, Giants co-owner John Mara voiced his support for NFL commissioner Roger Goodell. But make no mistake, Mara is as tired of #DeflateGate as a lot of people are, saying: “I’m saddened it’s come to this.” “We wen…
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  • Hall of Fame profile: Raiders-Bucs-Jets-Packers executive Ron W…

    Hall of Fame profile: Raiders-Bucs-Jets-Packers executive Ron Wolf

    yahoo.com 6 hours ago
    The Pro Football Hall of Fame’s Class of 2015 gets inducted on Aug. 8. Shutdown Corner will profile the eight new Hall of Famers, looking at each of their careers and their impact on the game. Ron WolfOakland Raiders 1963-74, 1979-89Tampa Bay Buccaneers…
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  • Leonard Williams spends opening day of camp with first team

    Leonard Williams spends opening day of camp with first team

    thejetsblog.com 6 hours ago
    Jets first-round draft pick DE Leonard Williams worked out with the first team on the opening day of training camp yesterday (Youngmisuk, July 31). Although the Jets defensive line was a position of strength and depth when Williams was drafted, that has…
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  • Quotes: What the Jets had to say on Day 1 of training camp

    Quotes: What the Jets had to say on Day 1 of training camp

    thejetsblog.com 8 hours ago
    Todd Bowles Opening Statement… We’re out of pads. A couple of people fell. Everybody ran around. We’re working the kinks out and we know we have a long process. They worked hard and we will go from there. On how Geno Smith looked today… If I said I was …
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  • 3 things to watch at Giants camp: Is Victor Cruz healthy?

    3 things to watch at Giants camp: Is Victor Cruz healthy?

    nydailynews.com 8 hours ago
    John Mara has spoken. And now, the Giants are ready to get down to work.
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  • Wilkerson says he’s focused on football

    Wilkerson says he’s focused on football

    thejetsblog.com 9 hours ago
    Muhammad Wilkerson is frustrated and still wants a big payday. Until then, though, the New York Jets defensive end is keeping his contract situation off the field. Wilkerson practiced with his teammates Thursday as the Jets opened training camp – despit…
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  • 3 things to watch at Jets camp: Sheldon Richardson’s arrest

    3 things to watch at Jets camp: Sheldon Richardson’s arrest

    Friday should be another heavy dosage of Richardson discussion, as teammates, Todd Bowles, and maybe Richardson himself will weigh in.
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  • Rangers 7, Yankees 6: Yankees Fall in Ninth Inning, Capping a D…

    Rangers 7, Yankees 6: Yankees Fall in Ninth Inning, Capping a Day of Frustration

    nytimes.com 16 hours ago
    The Yankees’ day started with Michael Pineda going on the disabled list and ended with a loss thanks to Josh Hamilton.
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  • At MLB trade deadline, Mets and Yankees are yet to assert thems…

    At MLB trade deadline, Mets and Yankees are yet to assert themselves to address biggest problems 

    nydailynews.com 16 hours ago
    Calamity Thursday for our baseball locals began with Terry Collins still expressing his dismay over the events of the night before.
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  • CC heads to hospital after struggling in heat

    CC heads to hospital after struggling in heat

    MLB.com 17 hours ago
    CC Sabathia's night started with a hanging slider that landed in the seats for a titanic Josh Hamilton homer, and after toiling in triple-digit temperatures, it ended with the Yankees left-hander admitted to a local hospital for symptoms of dehydration.
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  • James Jones to sign with Giants

    James Jones to sign with Giants

    profootballtalk.com 17 hours ago
    The New York Giants are expected to have a new receiver when they take to the practice fields for the first time on Friday. According to Ian Rapoport of the NFL Network, Jones will sign a one-year deal with the Giants, pending a physical, when he arrive…
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  • Video - Jets need to help Richardson 02:48

    Jets need to help Richardson

    Jul 31
    Herm Edwards, Phil Savage and Tim Hasselbeck discuss how the Jets should handle DE Sheldon Richardson, who has been charged with resisting arrest after a July 14 incident in which police say he engaged in a high-speed road race.
  • Video - More off-field issues for Sheldon Richardson 00:41

    More off-field issues for Sheldon Richardson

    Jul 31
    Already suspended at the start of the season, Jets' Sheldon Richardson has been charged with resisting arrest and various traffic violations.
  • Video - Golic responds to Richardson's latest arrest 04:41

    Golic responds to Richardson's latest arrest

    Jul 31
    ESPN radio hosts Mike and Mike react to Jets DL Sheldon Richardson's latest arrest. Mike Golic compares Richardson's situation to that of his former teammate Jerome Brown, who lived "in the fast lane."
  • Video - Positive signs for Victor Cruz as Giants open training camp 00:53

    Positive signs for Victor Cruz as Giants open training camp

    Jul 30
    NFL Nation reporter Dan Graziano discusses Victor Cruz's progress in his recovery from the torn patellar tendon that prematurely ended his 2014 season.

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