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Did the Thunder want to deal James Harden? Of course not. But when Harden refused to sacrifice, OKC moved on. Even with a new Big Three, they remain contenders, says Ian Thomsen.Upvote Share Tweet
Facing a Philadelphia Eagles defense that has allowed 13 touchdown passes and made not one single interception in its last five games, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Tony Romo has a near-100 percent chance Sunday night of setting a new team record for touch…Upvote Share Tweet
What they're saying about the Eagles: Week 13Here are all the good things everyone is saying about the Eagles this week.Upvote Share TweetHaving played two seasons under Chip Kelly at Oregon and his next two seasons in Philadelphia, Casey Matthews has a unique perspective on whether his former coach would make a good fit with the Eagles.Upvote Share TweetQuarterback Michael Vick still hasn't passed his imPACT concussion test and therefore hasn't been cleared to practice, the Philadelphia Eagles said Thursday.Upvote Share Tweet
Andrew Bynum, ex-neighbors sue each other, trade claims of drug use, racism, gun-flashing, coin-hurlingIf there's one thing that I think we can all agree on, it's that life has been a little too smooth for Andrew Bynum lately. From the totally uneventful start to his first training camp with the Philadelphia 76ers and news that he definitely wouldn't nee…Upvote Share Tweet
Never too early for draft talkThis week's "Hot Read" on our ESPN.com NFL page is about the 2013 draft -- and I mean, all about it. It's a conversation with Mel Kiper Jr. and Todd McShay about a lot of the key issues, teams and players involved in next year's draft. And whi…Upvote Share Tweet
The 10 Best NBA Team Rivalries Of All Timedimemag.com Nov 29, 2012The word “rival” is lost in the NBA today. Too often we see camaraderie between players on opposing teams. With the growing presence of AAU basketball, the players have gotten closer and closer. AAU isn’t the only thing that brings the players togetUpvote Share TweetThe anger is understandable. Given the way the past two Philadelphia Eagles seasons have gone, it's completely reasonable for fans to be angry. Andy Reid assembled a roster and presented it as capable of winning the Super Bowl they crave above all else,…Upvote Share TweetThe sudden release of Eagles defensive end Jason Babin made us wonder there was more to the story. With Jeff McLane of the Philadelphia Inquirer reporting on Wednesday that defensive line coach Jim Washburn wasn’t happy with the decision and that WashbuUpvote Share TweetIT IS SOMEWHAT appropriate that the Eagles-Cowboys rivalry essentially started with an elbow to the jaw, continued with snowballs from the 700 level and sank to a low while Michael Irvin lay motionless on the cold surface at Veterans Stadium.Upvote Share TweetYOU CAN LOOK at it as the Phillies losing out on B.J. Upton, or you can look at it as the Phillies saving $75.25 million over 5 years, which is the price the Braves ended up paying for a centerfielder whose production has seldom seemed to match his prod…Upvote Share Tweet
Babin's release by Eagles: Somebody's sending a messageIn the Eagles' locker room Wednesday, there was much discussion about the release of Jason Babin, and what message it might send to his former teammates.Upvote Share Tweet
NY Giants should realize Robert Griffin III and Washington now their top rival in NFC East, not Philadelphia Eagles or Dallas Conydailynews.com Nov 29, 2012Old habits and hatreds die hard. It’s difficult for any blue-blooded Giant fan to admit out loud that the unraveling Eagles no longer pose a threat in the NFC East or that the Cowboys, too, are as harmless, soft and fluffy as a goose down pillow wheneveUpvote Share Tweet
NFL32OT: Steelers Look To Avoid Sweep Without Big BenNov 29Episode 227: Wendi Nix and Tim Hasselbeck discuss who will step up if Roethlisberger remains sidelined. Redskins running back Alfred Morris breaks down what his team needs to do when they face the Giants. The NFL32 crew discuss the Eagle-Cowboys matc
Vick Fails Concussion TestNov 29Eagles QB Michael Vick still hasn't passed his imPACT concussion test and therefore hasn't been cleared to practice.
Countdown Daily Prediction: Eagles-CowboysNov 29The NFL Live crew makes their picks for Philadelphia at Dallas
Preview: Philadelphia Eagles vs. Dallas CowboysNov 29NFL Films previews the Week 13 matchup between the Philadelphia Eagles and the Dallas Cowboys.
NBA -- Gregg Popovich's shot at Team USA coaching gigNov 29How will 'Restgate' affect Gregg Popovich's shot at becoming the next Team USA coach? Marc Stein has that and more in the lastest Weekend Dime.
AFC playoff races wrapping up early -- John Clayton's First & 10Nov 29The AFC playoff races are on the verge of wrapping up early, John Clayton writes.
The Sports Guy's Thursday NFL PickNov 29There are two ways that a blackjack dealer can ruin your night. I don't mind the first way — if he's grimly dealing himself face cards and black...