This is the October 31, 2012 news archive. View today's Athletics rumors and news.
Left-hander Dallas Braden elected to become a free agent Tuesday after the Oakland Athletics gave him a choice between seeking employment elsewhere or accepting a minor-league assignment. There remains a possibility the 209 area code native still might …
Jrue Holiday, Philadelphia 76ers agree to contract extensionNov 1The Philadelphia 76ers have reached terms on a contract extension with guard Jrue Holiday.
Don Banks: Biggest mistake by Reid, Eagles? Sticking together too longOct 31He is the NFL's longest-tenured head coach and easily the most successful in Eagles franchise history, and yet, as we have seen happen in other football-crazed towns, it's the weight of all that history that seems to be bearing down on Andy Reid in Phil…
Curry gets four-year extension from WarriorsOct 31The Golden State Warriors and star guard Stephen Curry have reached terms on a contract extension, the team announced Wednesday.
Clayton mailbag: Don't expect typical playoff turnoverOct 31High playoff turnover from year to year is typical, but the trend is being bucked in 2012, writes John Clayton.