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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, SneakShare Tweet
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.Share Tweet
Yankees' Kevin Youkilis is an intense, throwback ballplayer, reminiscent of former Bombers outfielder Paul O'Neillnydailynews.com Feb 19, 2013In 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 YoukilShare Tweet
Carlesimo 'befuddled' by criticism of WilliamsESPN.com Feb 19, 2013Brooklyn Nets coach P.J. Carlesimo said he is "befuddled" by all the criticism Deron Williams has received this season.Share Tweet
At the Garden, a Long-Awaited Father and Son Reunionnytimes.com Feb 19, 2013The author and his father met up for a Knicks game, where a loss wasn't quite as traumatic as it was in his childhood.Share TweetMESA, Ariz. (AP) -- Chicago Cubs pitcher Matt Garza has a mild side strain and is expected to miss only a week of spring training camp.Share TweetJets 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 hShare TweetI 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…Share TweetBy 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…Share TweetESPN.com Feb 19, 2013Yankees right-hander Phil Hughes has some upper back stiffness and will be shut down for a couple of days, according to manager Joe Girardi.Share Tweet
Kuroda: 'Good decision' returning to YankeesMLB.com Feb 19, 2013Hiroki 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.Share Tweet
Three For Three: What To Do?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 aShare Tweet
Jets start dumping salariesThe 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, tShare TweetThe 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 preShare Tweet
Jeremy Lin is glad he wasn’t voted in as an All-Star, wants to be ‘fully deserving of’ the nodyahoo.com Feb 19, 2013When 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 ThangShare TweetThe 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.Share TweetThe 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 tagShare Tweet
PFT Live: Bob Glauber, Buccaneers/Panthers to-do listsJets 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 loopShare TweetWhat 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.Share Tweetgiantsfootballblog.com Feb 19, 2013As 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 spokShare TweetSince 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 ofShare Tweet
Update: LaRon Can’t Be FranchisedSorry 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 thatShare Tweet
Giants Need to Land More ‘Punches’ in 2013giantsfootballblog.com Feb 19, 2013It’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 inShare Tweet
Yankees will have to sign Robinson Cano, and hope he turns out more like Derek Jeter than Alex Rodrigueznydailynews.com Feb 19, 2013The Yankees are not the type to rebuild with young players and slash ticket prices, so signing Cano is the team's only option.Share Tweet
The Mets' Outfield Could Be the Worst Unit in Professional Sports, and Maybe All of Lifegrantland.com Feb 19, 2013According to a list published by Forbes last summer, the New York Mets — crippled by a Ponzi scheme, castrated by incompetent ownership, and evi...Share Tweet
Joe Johnson Saves Nets In OT Win Over BucksFeb 19Joe Johnson's 3-pointer sends the game to overtime where his shot at the buzzer lifts Nets to 113-111 win over Bucks.
NFL32OT: Jets Clean HouseFeb 19Episode 272: John Clayton breaks down the Jets release of four veteran players from their roster. NFL32 crew discuss the Darrelle Revis trade rumors.
PTI Big Finish February 18thFeb 19PTI runs down Tuesday's top stories.
How much longer will Tom Coughlin be the New York Giants head coach?Feb 19New York Giants cornerback Terrell Thomas joins "NFL Total Access" to talk about his comments surrounding the tenure of head coach Tom Coughlin.
Peter King: Free agency this year loaded with talent, not big spenders; ma…Feb 19Although 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 EastFeb 19Here's a look at some of the top second-half storylines to watch in the East.