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49ers Looking to Avoid the Trap

49ers Looking to Avoid the Trap

49ersgab.com Updated 3 hours ago
The San Francisco 49ers have entered the west coast portion of their 2014 schedule. Four of their last six games in 2014 take place at Levi’s Stadium. They have one “road” game which only requires a bus trip to Oakland. The other roadie is a trip up nor…
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  • Vermette scores winning goal in Coyotes' 4-3 victory over Shark…

    Vermette scores winning goal in Coyotes' 4-3 victory over Sharks

    NHL.com 12 hours ago
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - Antoine Vermette, who also scored in regulation, netted the lone goal of the shootout to help the Arizona Coyotes beat the San Jose Sharks 4-3 on Saturday night. San Jose's Joe Pavelski scored on a power play to tie it midw...
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  • UCLA retires No. 42, renames athletic facilities after Jackie

    UCLA retires No. 42, renames athletic facilities after Jackie

    MLB.com 16 hours ago
    In honor of Jackie Robinson's enrollment 75 years ago, UCLA retired No. 42 in all its sports and renamed its athletic facilities "the Jackie Robinson Athletics and Recreation Complex" at a ceremony Friday.
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  • The Warriors Ran A Beautiful Play For An Alley-Oop Last Night

    The Warriors Ran A Beautiful Play For An Alley-Oop Last Night

    deadspin.com 19 hours ago
    Played well, basketball is a spectacularly beautiful game. Despite having a 9-2 record, the Golden State Warriors offense has frequently been bogged down by careless turnovers. The team has a trigger-happy reputation, but it's actually their defense—tie…
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  • Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

    Glenn Dorsey won’t be back for at least a few more weeks

    Five days ago, the 49ers activated defensive lineman Glenn Dorsey from injured reserve with designation to return. Per a league source, Dorsey nevertheless remains a few weeks away from being ready to play. Dorsey suffered a torn biceps in August; he’s …
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  • Panda to pick between SF, SD and Boston

    Panda to pick between SF, SD and Boston

    MLB.com 21 hours ago
    The Red Sox could have the lead in the bidding for free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, with The Boston Globe reporting on Saturday that the club's five-year, $95 million offer may give it the edge over the Giants and Padres. The club has not commen…
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  • Charles Woodson wasn’t pleased with Sio Moore’s celebration

    Charles Woodson wasn’t pleased with Sio Moore’s celebration

    profootballtalk.com 22 hours ago
    Raiders linebacker Sio Moore is lucky his excessive third-down celebration didn’t prevent Oakland from winning for the first time in 17 tries. If that had happened, Moore would have had a problem beyond the Raiders falling to 0-11. “I couldn’t believe i…
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  • Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows…

    Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows Sour Notes

    nytimes.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    Heading in to Sunday’s game against the 49ers, the Redskins are 3-7 and in the midst of another losing season. Since Daniel Snyder bought the team in 1999, the Redskins have gone 109-147.
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  • Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    Red Sox reportedly offer Sandoval five-year deal

    MLB.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    The Red Sox could have the lead in the bidding for free-agent third baseman Pablo Sandoval, with The Boston Globe reporting on Saturday that the club's five-year, $95 million offer may give it the edge over the Giants and Padres. The club has not commen…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade marke…

    Rumor Roundup: Dupuis’ injury has Penguins perusing trade market

    thehockeynews.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    The Pittsburgh Penguins’ forward lines suffered a serious blow when veteran winger Pascal Dupuis was sidelined for six months with a blood clot in one of his lungs. It didn’t take long for rumors to surface over how they’ll address Dupuis’ absence. USA …
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  • Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jar

    profootballtalk.com Nov 22 (yesterday)
    Iconoclastic 49ers tight end Vernon Davis has been called many things. He can now add olive jar to the list. That one comes courtesy of coach Jim Harbaugh. “I just feel like he’s ready to break out,” Harbaugh told reporters on Friday regarding Davis. “I…
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  • Steph Curry Finds Andrew Bogut For Sick Alley-Oop After Behind-…

    Steph Curry Finds Andrew Bogut For Sick Alley-Oop After Behind-Back Dish

    dimemag.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    When the Golden State Warriors are humming, there’s not a more entertaining team in basketball. For the highlight of an utterly dominant first half performance against the Utah Jazz, Andrew Bogut flipped a behind-the-back dish to Steph Curry who returne…
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  • 49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. Andrews

    ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    NaVorro Bowman, who tore the ACL and MCL in his left knee in the NFC championship game on Jan. 19, is set to see Dr. James Andrews to determine his progress.
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  • Ready for Latavius Murray to become the unquestioned feature ba…

    Ready for Latavius Murray to become the unquestioned feature back of the Raiders? Not so fast, says Tony Sparano

    insidebayarea.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Filed for print . . . Latavius Murray is the owner the first two rushing touchdowns this season against the Kansas City Chiefs, an average gain of 11.9 yards per carry and the fourth-longest run from scrimmage in franchise history. But the second-year r…
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  • Sparano Savors 1st Win With Raiders

    Sparano Savors 1st Win With Raiders

    nytimes.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Tony Sparano gathered the Oakland Raiders in a victorious locker room and praised them for sticking together through a 16-game losing streak.
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  • Sharks send Jason Demers, third-round pick to Dallas for Brende…

    Sharks send Jason Demers, third-round pick to Dallas for Brenden Dillon

    thehockeynews.com ESPN.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    It’s been a busy day for Dallas Stars GM Jim Nill. Earlier this afternoon, Nill and the Stars announced the re-signing of center Jason Spezza to a four-year deal worth $30 million dollars. The deal, worth $7.5 million annually, wasn’t Nill’s final move …
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  • Under Armour “SC30 Select” ClutchFit Drive PE’s Dropping This W…

    Under Armour “SC30 Select” ClutchFit Drive PE’s Dropping This Weekend

    dimemag.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    The Warriors are at 8-2 through the season’s first 10 games, good for second place in the daunting Western Conference. Stephen Curry is probably the biggest reason why. This past summer, Curry shared his expertise with some of the best young guards arou…
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  • Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successful

    profootballtalk.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    Patrick Willis had surgery today. And judging by the smile on his face, it was a successful one. The 49ers linebacker had surgery on the toe problem that landed him on season-ending injured reserve. “Surgery went well thank u all for the support and hea…
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  • Sharks swap defencemen with Stars, trading Jason Demers for Bre…

    Sharks swap defencemen with Stars, trading Jason Demers for Brenden Dillon

    NHL.com Nov 21 (yesterday)
    SAN JOSE, Calif. - The San Jose Sharks have traded defenceman Jason Demers and a future draft pick to the Dallas Stars for defenceman Brenden Dillon. The Stars will get a third-round pick in the 2016 draft in Friday's deal. The 24-year-old...
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  • NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL trade tracker: 2014-15 official deals

    NHL.com Nov 11
    Nov. 21 Sharks acquire D Brenden Dillon from Stars in exchange for D Jason Demers and 2016 3rd-round pick Nov. 20 Ducks acquire F Rene Bourque from Canadiens in exchange for D Bryan Allen Oilers acquire F Kellan Lain from Canucks in ex...
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers 03:37

    'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ers

    Nov 21
    The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Washington Redskins and San Francisco 49ers.
  • Video - Raiders Commit Celebration Fail 00:21

    Raiders Commit Celebration Fail

    Nov 21
    Raiders linebackers Sio Moore and Khalil Mack celebrated a fourth-quarter sack 15 yards behind the line of scrimmage, costing Oakland a timeout.
  • Video - Warriors Roll To Fourth Straight Win 00:50

    Warriors Roll To Fourth Straight Win

    Nov 21
    The Warriors got a balanced attack of six players in double digits in a 101-88 win over the Jazz.
  • Video - NFL Live Prediction: Redskins-49ers 01:03

    NFL Live Prediction: Redskins-49ers

    Nov 20
    The NFL Live crew make their picks for Washington at San Francisco.

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