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Joe Johnson’s 3-Pointer Sends Game Into Overtime

Joe Johnson’s 3-Pointer Sends Game Into Overtime

dimemag.com Updated Feb 19, 2013
Joe Johnson sends the game into overtime with a clutch three-pointer at the buzzer.The post Joe Johnson’s 3-Pointer Sends Game Into Overtime appeared first on Dime Magazine (dimemag.com) : Daily NBA News, NBA Trades, NBA Rumors, Basketball Videos, Sneak
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  • Report: Padres' Cabrera listed in Fla. clinic records

    Report: Padres' Cabrera listed in Fla. clinic records

    CNNSI.com Feb 19, 2013
    ESPN is reporting that San Diego Padres shortstop Everth Cabrera is among five players whose names are listed in the records of a Florida clinic at the center of a Major League Baseball investigation into illegal drugs.
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  • Yankees' Kevin Youkilis is an intense, throwback ballplayer, re…

    Yankees' Kevin Youkilis is an intense, throwback ballplayer, reminiscent of former Bombers outfielder Paul O'Neill

    nydailynews.com Feb 19, 2013
    In the 12 years since Paul O’Neill retired, the Yankee dugout has been a relatively safe place, with no need to beware of flying water cups, sunflower seeds, batting gloves or anything else that might be in the path of an enraged out-maker. Kevin Youkil
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  • Carlesimo 'befuddled' by criticism of Williams

    Carlesimo 'befuddled' by criticism of Williams

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    Brooklyn Nets coach P.J. Carlesimo said he is "befuddled" by all the criticism Deron Williams has received this season.
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  • At the Garden, a Long-Awaited Father and Son Reunion

    At the Garden, a Long-Awaited Father and Son Reunion

    nytimes.com Feb 19, 2013
    The author and his father met up for a Knicks game, where a loss wasn't quite as traumatic as it was in his childhood.
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  • Cubs' Garza, Yanks' Hughes temporarily shelved

    Cubs' Garza, Yanks' Hughes temporarily shelved

    CNNSI.com Feb 19, 2013
    MESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza has a mild side strain and is expected to miss only a week of spring training camp.
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  • Jets Cut Bart Scott: Jets have decided to go ahead and cut Bart…

    Jets Cut Bart Scott: Jets have decided to go ahead and cut Bart Scott …

    Jets have decided to go ahead and cut Bart Scott right now, per a league source.- Aaron Wilson (@RavensInsider) February 19, 2013   He was set to meet with the team on Thursday about the current situation. I guess they couldn’t come to terms with h
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  • Ignore the Tom Coughlin retirement talk

    Ignore the Tom Coughlin retirement talk

    I respect the fact that Terrell Thomas is happy and excited to be back with the New York Giants after all of his knee problems. I like the guy. I like interviewing him, I like following him on Twitter ... he's interesting, and interesting is good. I hav…
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  • Jets Finally Release OLB Calvin Pace

    Jets Finally Release OLB Calvin Pace

    By Jordan Aaron People of Jets nation, or fans of any other team, I inform you of fantastic news. It is official. The Jets are finally dropping Calvin Pace. The underperforming ROLB is officially no longer a Jet. This is one of my dream moves for the Je…
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  • Yanks' Hughes to rest 2 days for back stiffness

    Yanks' Hughes to rest 2 days for back stiffness

    ESPN.com Feb 19, 2013
    Yankees right-hander Phil Hughes has some upper back stiffness and will be shut down for a couple of days, according to manager Joe Girardi.
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  • Kuroda: 'Good decision' returning to Yankees

    Kuroda: 'Good decision' returning to Yankees

    MLB.com Feb 19, 2013
    Hiroki Kuroda exceeded the expectations of many in his first season with the Yankees, and as much as he enjoyed the experience, it was not an easy decision for the right-hander to return.
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  • Three For Three: What To Do?

    Three For Three: What To Do?

    thejetsblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    As of yesterday, John Idzik has spent a month as the New York Jets’ general manager and anticipation continues to saturate the fanbase and media alike. While he’s been busily analyzing team needs as well as the salary cap, there has been debate over a
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  • Jets start dumping salaries

    Jets start dumping salaries

    profootballtalk.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Jets face a salary-cap mess in 2013.  They’ve commenced the process of cleaning up the mess by cutting ties with several players. The team has announced that linebacker Calvin Pace, safety Eric Smith, and tackle Jason Smith have been cut.  Also, t
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  • Jets Release Four, Planning to Meet Keller’s Agent in Indy

    Jets Release Four, Planning to Meet Keller’s Agent in Indy

    thejetsblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Combine provides a chance for agents and teams to rub shoulders, and before the Jets left, it looks like they took care of a little business for some of their players.  According to official channels, the Jets just released a few players as they pre
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  • Jeremy Lin is glad he wasn’t voted in as an All-Star, wants to …

    Jeremy Lin is glad he wasn’t voted in as an All-Star, wants to be ‘fully deserving of’ the nod

    yahoo.com Feb 19, 2013
    When Jeremy Lin’s name was added to the 2013 NBA All-Star game ballot at the outset of the season, it was assumed right away that his presence in the starting lineup was a given. Fans vote for starters, and not only was Lin the league’s New Big Thang
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  • King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spender…

    King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; mail

    CNNSI.com Feb 19, 2013
    The talent is there, but the mega-contracts won't be, Peter King says. A small few will get paid, but a few factors will lead to unhappiness for many of this year's free agents.
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  • Mara says Giants “probably” won’t use franchise tag

    Mara says Giants “probably” won’t use franchise tag

    profootballtalk.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Giants shed plenty of cap money in recent weeks.  But that money apparently won’t be burning a hole through their pockets via the franchise tag. Co-owner John Mara tells Ian Rapoport of NFL Network that the Giants “probably” won’t use the tag
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  • PFT Live: Bob Glauber, Buccaneers/Panthers to-do lists

    PFT Live: Bob Glauber, Buccaneers/Panthers to-do lists

    profootballtalk.com Feb 19, 2013
    Jets cornerback Darrelle Revis made some waves with his comments about Woody Johnson on Monday and we’ll be talking about them on Tuesday’s PFT Live. Bob Glauber of Newsday will join Mike Florio to discuss Revis’ feelings about not being in the loop
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  • Phil Jackson discusses Lakers, his future and more

    Phil Jackson discusses Lakers, his future and more

    CNNSI.com Feb 19, 2013
    What does Phil Jackson think of the team he almost coached? Jack McCallum sat down with the Zen Master to discuss a wide range of topics, including the Lakers and his future.
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  • Bowers’ Arrest Could Impact Giants’ FA Plans

    Bowers’ Arrest Could Impact Giants’ FA Plans

    giantsfootballblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    As you probably have heard by now, Tampa Bay DE Da’Quan Bowers was arrested yesterday at LaGuardia Airport on According to Mike Garafolo of USA Today, these charges will not be taken lightly, even though Bowers has a clean record. Meris Campbell, a spok
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  • Quick Hits: Eyeing the Mocks

    Quick Hits: Eyeing the Mocks

    thejetsblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    Since the Combine starting this week, here’s a quick look-in on who’s picking whom for the Jets in the first round.  This way, you can keep an eye on certain guys during the workouts in Indianaoplis and how they fare in front of the watchful eyes of
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  • Update: LaRon Can’t Be Franchised

    Update: LaRon Can’t Be Franchised

    thejetsblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    Sorry for the mix up, but yesterday, I overlooked the fact that LaRon Landry can’t be franchised based on a clause in his contract. Per Dan Hanzus on NFL.com There’s no backup plan either, since Landry had a provision built into his one-year deal that
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  • Giants Need to Land More ‘Punches’ in 2013

    Giants Need to Land More ‘Punches’ in 2013

    giantsfootballblog.com Feb 19, 2013
    It’s become a parlor game of sorts. What are the Giants going to do to improve this offseason? Here’s what NFL.com’s Kareem Copeland wrote on what the Giants need right now: Consistency, especially on defense. The Giants looked like the best team in
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  • Yankees will have to sign Robinson Cano, and hope he turns out …

    Yankees will have to sign Robinson Cano, and hope he turns out more like Derek Jeter than Alex Rodriguez

    nydailynews.com Feb 19, 2013
    The Yankees are not the type to rebuild with young players and slash ticket prices, so signing Cano is the team's only option.
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  • The Mets' Outfield Could Be the Worst Unit in Professional Spor…

    The Mets' Outfield Could Be the Worst Unit in Professional Sports, and Maybe All of Life

    grantland.com Feb 19, 2013
    According to a list published by Forbes last summer, the New York Mets — crippled by a Ponzi scheme, castrated by incompetent ownership, and evi...
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  • Video - Joe Johnson Saves Nets In OT Win Over Bucks 01:04

    Joe Johnson Saves Nets In OT Win Over Bucks

    Feb 19
    Joe Johnson's 3-pointer sends the game to overtime where his shot at the buzzer lifts Nets to 113-111 win over Bucks.
  • Video - NFL32OT: Jets Clean House 02:42

    NFL32OT: Jets Clean House

    Feb 19
    Episode 272: John Clayton breaks down the Jets release of four veteran players from their roster. NFL32 crew discuss the Darrelle Revis trade rumors.
  • Video - PTI Big Finish February 18th 00:50

    PTI Big Finish February 18th

    Feb 19
    PTI runs down Tuesday's top stories.
  • Video - How much longer will Tom Coughlin be the New York Giants head coach? 01:40

    How much longer will Tom Coughlin be the New York Giants head coach?

    Feb 19
    New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his comments surrounding the tenure of head coach Tom Coughlin.

Sports Columnists

  • Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…

    Feb 19
    Although there are four teams with more than $30 million in cap room with the dawn of free agency two weeks away, I expect this to be a stingy season for one of the best free agent classes ever.
  • NBA Coast to Coast: Second-half storylines to watch in East

    Feb 19
    Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.