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San Francisco 49ers Buy Stake in Sacramento Soccer Teamnytimes.com 12 hours agoThe owners of the San Francisco 49ers football team have purchased a stake in Sacramento's minor league Republic soccer club, the second major team to do so this week in an effort to bolster the club's chances of winning major league status.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 18 hours agoEvery team in the NFL except the Saints and Raiders passed on Russell Wilson at least once in the 2012 NFL Draft before the Seahawks selected him in the third round. If Bret Bielema had been able to convince the Dolphins that Wilson was worth taking ear…Upvote Share Tweet
Colin Kaepernick: Jim Tomsula a players coach who will be great for usprofootballtalk.com 23 hours agoThe 49ers’ regular season was a disappointment and plenty of people have registered the same reaction to the early part of their offseason, which saw the team part ways with head coach Jim Harbaugh and promote defensive line coach Jim Tomsula as his rep…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 30 (yesterday)Much ado was made of Colin Kaepernick working with two-time NFL MVP Kurt Warner this offseason in Arizona. Especially with the San Francisco 49ers quarterback having such a different skillset than that of Warner. Kaepernick is the hybrid, the cannon-arm…Upvote Share Tweetyahoo.com Jan 30 (yesterday)The Chicago Bulls came away with a thrilling, bizarre, and goofy overtime win against the Golden State Warriors on Tuesday night. Their next time out found them on the other end of a similar contest. The Los Angeles Lakers outlasted the Bulls 123-118 in…Upvote Share Tweet
Sharks use 5-goal 2nd to take down DucksESPN.com Jan 30 (yesterday)Patrick Marleau, Barclay Goodrow and James Sheppard each had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks used a big second period to beat the Anaheim Ducks 6-3 on Thursday night.Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Jan 30 (yesterday)SAN JOSE, Calif. - Patrick Marleau, Barclay Goodrow and James Sheppard each had a goal and an assist, and the San Jose Sharks used a big second period to beat the Anaheim Ducks 6-3 on Thursday night. San Jose scored five times in the second a...Upvote Share Tweet
Dominguez designated for assignmentMLB.com Jan 29 (yesterday)The Giants trimmed their Major League roster to its 40-man limit Thursday by designating infielder-outfielder Chris Dominguez for assignment.Upvote Share TweetThe two men who savagely beat a San Francisco Giants fan outside Dodger Stadium face up to 10 years in federal prison on firearms convictions.Upvote Share TweetFor more than eight years, the San Jose Sharks have been shuttling young players to and from Worcester, Massachusetts, for depth on their NHL roster or development at the AHL level.Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jan 29 (yesterday)Three members of the Eastern Conference-leading Atlanta Hawks -- Al Horford, Paul Millsap and Jeff Teague -- headline the list of 14 players selected by the coaches as reserves for the 2015 NBA All-Star Game, the NBA announced Thursday. Klay Thompson of…Upvote Share Tweet
Jack Del Rio to have influence on Raiders' personnel movesALAMEDA, Calif. -- With some $50 million worth of salary-cap space to work with, Oakland Raiders general manager Reggie McKenzie figures to once again be an active player on the open market. Expect new coach Jack Del Rio to have a heavier influence on t…Upvote Share Tweet
Austin Collie joins CFL’s B.C. LionsAustin Collie is headed to the Canadian Football League. Collie, the former Colts, 49ers and Patriots wide receiver, has signed with the British Columbia Lions, the team said Thursday. A Hamilton, Ontario native, the 29-year-old Collie has caught 179 pa…Upvote Share Tweet
Jazz forward Hayward misses practice with sinus issuenba.com Jan 29 (yesterday)Utah Jazz forward Gordon Hayward did not participate in practice because of sinus congestion, but is still scheduled to play Friday against the Golden State Warriors.Upvote Share TweetGolden State's Klay Thompson, Chicago's Jimmy Butler and Atlanta's Jeff Teague are first-time NBA All-Stars after being selected by coaches in their respective conferences.Upvote Share TweetThe 49ers are bringing back Tom Gamble. Gamble, most recently the Eagles’ vice president of player personnel, has joined San Francisco as a senior personnel executive, the team said Thursday. The Eagles parted ways with Gamble in December after two seas…Upvote Share Tweet
Three Seahawks at their third straight Super BowlPHOENIX -- The Seattle Seahawks have three players who are going to their third consecutive Super Bowl -- fullback Will Tukuafu, wide receiver Ricardo Lockette and defensive lineman Demarcus Dobbs. All three were part of the San Francisco 49ers organiza…Upvote Share Tweet
Justin Tuck: Ndamukong Suh fits the Raider moldThe Raiders have a lot of cap space at their disposal this offseason and defensive end Justin Tuck knows how he’d like the team to spend some of it. Speaking from the Super Bowl on Thursday, Tuck shared his thoughts on the impending free agency of Lions…Upvote Share TweetFormer Eagles, Rams and Chiefs head coach Dick Vermeil doesn’t care for the way Jim Harbaugh was treated on the way out the door in San Francisco. Vermeil said on PFT Live that the 49ers should have shown enough respect for the work Harbaugh did to hold…Upvote Share Tweet
Hosmer looks back on Royals' 'incredible ride'MLB.com Jan 29 (yesterday)Watching the Royals sweep their way through the early part of the postseason and into the World Series, it was apparent just how much the club's run energized the organization and Kansas City itself. After getting over the disappointment of the Royals' …Upvote Share Tweet
Amari Cooper could be tempting for Raiders at No. 4 overallALAMEDA, Calif. – The Oakland Raiders have the fourth overall pick in the NFL draft and the consensus seems to be that the team should use it to select Alabama wide receiver Amari Cooper. While Cooper would fill a glaring need for the team, there are so…Upvote Share Tweet
Bobby Johnson will need to improve Raiders' TE playALAMEDA, Calif. -- Bobby Johnson was hired to be the Oakland Raiders' tight end coach, but it’s his background as an offensive line assistant that made him an attractive option for Oakland head coach Jack Del Rio. For more than a decade the Raiders have…Upvote Share Tweet
Are The 49ers Cheap?deadspin.com Jan 29 (yesterday)The 49ers have finally and painfully assembled their coaching staff, reportedly reaching a deal with QB coach Geep Chryst to be the new offensive coordinator—but only after being turned down by at least four other candidates. That's a pattern, and it is…Upvote Share Tweet
What If the Kings Had Drafted Klay Thompson?Jan 30In 2011, Jimmer Fredette was selected one pick before Klay Thompson. What if it had gone the other way?
Hayward Leads Jazz Past WarriorsJan 30Gordon Hayward had 26 points and 15 rebounds in Utah's 110-100 win over Golden State.
NBA All-Star Reserves AnnouncedJan 29ESPN NBA front office insider Amin Elhassan provides his take on the All-Star reserves.
Buster's Blog: Importance Of Brandon BeltJan 29With the loss of Pablo Sandoval, the Giants will need Brandon Belt to step up in production if the team hopes for any chance at repeating as champions.
Darrell Bevell on the Chess Match with Belichick and Russell Wilson’s Unsh…Jan 30Follow The MMQB on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram. The MMQB Newsletter Enter your email below to receive the best of The MMQB in your inbox each weekday
ESPN NowJan 30NBA commissioner Adam Silver has been in office for a year. How would Mavs owner Mark Cuban grade Year 1? "A-plus," Cuban said. "Love everything he's...
The Key to Super Bowl 49? Guy by the Name of GronkJan 30TEMPE, Ariz. — Did Seahawks linebacker K.J. Wright’s sly smile tell it all? I’ve got this theory about Super Bowl 49 that isn’t exactly breaking news: Rob Gronkowski is the key player. If he blows up, New England wins. If Seattle manages to beat him up …
Pau Gasol exit a colossal blunder by Los Angeles LakersJan 29Pau Gasol's L.A. homecoming was a reminder how the Lakers have nothing to show for his departure, J.A. Adande writes.