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Hodgson, Deslauries help Sabres end losing streak with 2-1 win over Sharks
NHL.com Updated 54 minutes ago
SAN JOSE, Calif. - Cody Hodgson and Nicolas Deslauriers each scored their first goal of the season early in the third period and the Buffalo Sabres continued their dominance over San Jose, beating the Sharks 2-1 Saturday. Michal Neuvirth save...Upvote Share Tweet
Bumgarner Was Willing but Held Back Until Game Fivenytimes.com 35 minutes agoGiants ace Madison Bumgarner was willing, but manager Bruce Bochy decided not to rush the left-hander back to the mound on short rest and kept him on course to pitch Game Five of the World Series on Sunday.Upvote Share TweetThe Oakland Raiders have activated cornerback DJ Hayden from the physically unable to perform list and promoted defensive end Denico Autry from the practice squad.Upvote Share Tweet
As Giants turn to Ryan Vogelsong in Game 4, Giants fans turn to burgersyahoo.com 1 hour agoSAN FRANCISCO — After the Giants' lost Game 3 of the World Series and confirmed they'd be sending Ryan Vogelsong to the mound in Saturday's Game 4, Sandra Young knew where she needed to go: Super Duper Burger. This wasn't an "eat your feelings"…Upvote Share Tweet
San Jose Sharks’ Brent Burns to shave shaggy mane for charitythehockeynews.com 1 hour agoWhat does Chewbacca look like with a buzzcut? We may never know, but we’ll soon see the next best thing: wild man Brent Burns of the San Jose Sharks, sans hair. The Sharks defender will again shore off his out-of-control hair and beard for a good cause …Upvote Share TweetWhen it comes to the Royals' running game, Kansas City manager Ned Yost thinks the San Francisco Giants are being sticks in the mud.Upvote Share Tweet49ers center Daniel Kilgore’s season is officially over. The club announced Saturday it had placed Kilgore on injured reserve with a broken leg suffered in Sunday’s loss at Denver. The 26-year-old Kilgore had started the first seven games in the middle …Upvote Share Tweet
A Giants Rookie’s Rise, Just a Bit Cartoonishnytimes.com 6 hours agoMatt Duffy, 23, is the youngest player on the Giants’ 25-man World Series roster and one of five rookies eligible to play against the Royals.Upvote Share Tweet
Splash Shots Still Define Giants' BallparkImagine if big league boppers rarely dented the Green Monster at Fenway Park. Or hardly ever hit drives onto Waveland Avenue at Wrigley Field. Or never came close to the B&O Warehouse at Camden Yards.Upvote Share Tweet
Essay: When the Earth Shook and the Series Stood StillDave Stewart, the Diamondbacks’ general manager, grew up in East Oakland and pitched for the Athletics in the 1989 World Series that was interrupted by the Loma Prieta earthquake.Upvote Share TweetSAN FRANCISCO — Somewhere between Kansas City and the Bay Area, Giants slugger Michael Morse got hit with a flu bug. There were Giants fans who wanted to see Morse — the team's go-to pinch hitter since the National League Championship Series — return to…Upvote Share Tweet
Sweet Dreams: Sleep Expert Helps Giants in OctoberSome extra postseason pillow time has Brandon Crawford and the San Francisco Giants dreaming about another World Series championship.Upvote Share Tweet
GIF: Andrew Bogut Goes Around The Back, Throws Perfect Outlet For Dunkdimemag.com 7 hours agoFor his first two seasons in a Golden State Warriors uniform, Andrew Bogut was little more than defensive anchor. It speaks to his immense value in only such a role that his impact on the Warriors still loomed so large despite his skills on the other en…Upvote Share Tweet
Statcast: Perez's scoop and throw too fast for BlancoMLB.com 8 hours agoTrailing Game 3 of the World Series by one run in the bottom of the eighth inning, the Giants desperately needed a baserunner. They almost got one on a Gregor Blanco bunt, but Statcast shows how a smooth play by Royals catcher Salvador Perez and a poor …Upvote Share Tweet
Giants' bullpen blinks first in Game 3MLB.com 16 hours agoThe Giants' 3-2 loss to the Royals in Game 3 on Friday night in San Francisco played out much like the first two games of this World Series did. The team whose bullpen outperformed the other's won.Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 16 hours agoTim Hudson, at 39 years old, waited a long time for his World Series debut, but the Royals put the pressure on early in Game 3 so the Giants' veteran right-hander had little time to take in the experience.Upvote Share Tweet
Warriors waive five players to solidify rosternba.com 17 hours agoThe Golden State Warriors have waived guard Aaron Craft, guard/forward Jason Kapono, guard Sean Kilpatrick, forward James Michael McAdoo and forward Mitchell Watt, the team announced following tonight's preseason finale against the Denver Nuggets. The t…Upvote Share Tweetnydailynews.com Oct 24 (yesterday)Suddenly Bud Selig’s dream farewell World Series between his close pal David Glass’ upstart small-market Kansas City Royals and his San Francisco Giants friends, whose territorial rights to San Jose he allowed to remain protected, has turned into a nigh…Upvote Share Tweet
World Series Game 4 PreviewOct 24The Baseball Tonight crew looks ahead to game 4 of the World Series.
Hosmer On Royals Win In San FranciscoOct 24Eric Hosmer discusses his RBI single in the sixth inning that gave the Royals the 3-0 lead.
Holland On Royals' Game 3 WinOct 24Greg Holland discusses the Royals' 3-2 win over the Giants in Game 3 of the World Series.
Bryan Stow Takes In Game 1Oct 23Shelley Smith visits with Bryan Stow -- a San Francisco fan who was seriously injured in an assault outside Dodger Stadium in 2011 -- and his parents as they watch Game 1 of the World Series between the Giants and the Royals.
Football for BreakfastOct 24I have no idea what’s going to happen Sunday when the NFL puts the Detroit-Atlanta game from London on national TV at 9:30 in the morning on the East Coast. No one does. But I do know a lot of important people are wondering about it. “I am as curious as…
Week 8: Percy Harvin Goes GreenOct 23The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
NBA: Steve Nash's contract continues to cost Los Angeles LakersOct 23With Steve Nash out for the entire 2014-15 season, his contract continues to hurt the Lakers, writes J.A. Adande.
Little clarity in surprising NFC -- John Clayton's First and GoalOct 23John Clayton's First and Goal: The NFC, currently led by the surprising Cowboys, Cardinals and Lions, has a wide-open feel entering Week 8.