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NYC fans endure winter weather to visit WS trophy
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Fans withstood the 30-degree weather to line up on the snow-covered sidewalks hours before Finnerty's sports bar in New York opened in order to secure a chance for a picture with the Giants' coveted championship hardware.Upvote Share Tweet
Will sixth time be a charm for Raiders WR Tim Brown?insidebayarea.com 12 hours agoA revised version for print that ran in today’s Bay Area News Group papers but hasn’t been posted on the Web, this story examines Tim Brown’s chances at the Hall of Fame including input from his presenter and other Hall of Fame voters . . . Is the sixth…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com 15 hours agoLane Kiffin, reportedly a candidate for the San Francisco 49ers' offensive coordinator job, will return to Alabama next season as offensive coordinator, the Crimson Tide announced Saturday.Upvote Share Tweet
A's, Abad avoid arbitration with 1-year dealMLB.com 18 hours agoThe A's have agreed to terms on a one-year contract with reliever Fernando Abad, thus avoiding arbitration.Upvote Share TweetIf there was any debate about the best backcourt in baskeball, Klay Thompson ended it on Friday night during a 126-101 win Warriors win over the Kings. His 37-point third quarter on 13-of-13 from the field and 9-of-9 from beyond the arc set an NBA recor…Upvote Share Tweetnba.com Jan 23 (yesterday)Dallas Mavericks owner Mark Cuban suggests the NBA should eliminate fan balloting for the All-Star Game, saying the leading total of 1.5 million votes for Golden State's Stephen Curry was so low it was "embarrassing."Upvote Share TweetOakland Athletics closer Sean Doolittle is unlikely to be ready for the start of the season because of a slight tear to the rotator cuff in his left shoulder along with considerable inflammation and irritation in the area.Upvote Share Tweet
Former Raiders WR Tim Brown is discovering getting to Canton through Oakland is doing it the hard wayinsidebayarea.com Jan 23 (yesterday)Tim Brown has a stock answer when asked what he would ask the 46 Hall of Fame selectors who have left him on the outside looking for each of the last five years. “I would ask them one question _ you name one receiver that wants to trade positions with T…Upvote Share Tweet
How Raiders coaching staff is shaping upinsidebayarea.com Jan 23 (yesterday)How the Raiders coaching staff is shaping up under Jack Del Rio: Head coach_Jack Del Rio. Replaces Tony Sparano. Offensive coordinator_ Bill Musgrave. Replaces Greg Olson. Quarterbacks_Todd Downing. Replaces John DeFilippo Running backs_ Vacant. 2014 co…Upvote Share Tweet
A's, Sogard avoid arbitration with one-year dealMLB.com Jan 23 (yesterday)The A's have avoided arbitration with Eric Sogard, coming to terms on a one-year deal with the infielder on Friday.Upvote Share TweetRyan Vogelsong officially returned to the Giants on Friday, as the right-hander signed a one-year deal to remain with the team that first drafted him and to which he returned in 2011.Upvote Share TweetThe Raiders announced the hiring of quarterbacks coach Todd Downing Friday and confirmed the addition of three other assistants who have been reported in recent days. Downing worked with the Buffalo Bills as quarterbacks coach last season and spent thre…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Jan 23 (yesterday)When 49ers defensive tackle Ray McDonald was first arrested on suspicion of domestic violence last August, the investigation into the matter was complicated by a San Jose police officer who also worked for the 49ers and was at the crime scene before the…Upvote Share Tweet
Perry Fewell to interview for position coach job with 49ersprofootballtalk.com Jan 23 (yesterday)Perry Fewell might be switching coasts, and moving a rung down the ladder. According to Mike Garafolo of FOX Sports, the former Giants defensive coordinator is headed to San Francisco today to interview for the vacant 49ers defensive backs coach job. Fe…Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Jan 23 (yesterday)Not many people would pass up the chance for a do-over, right? ESPN NFL analyst Mel Kiper Jr. did just that with last year's draft. He went back over all 32 teams' 2014 selections and re-graded everyone's picks. A year ago he gave the San Francisco 49er…Upvote Share Tweet
Thompson Scores 52 In Warriors' WinJan 23SportsCenter Highlight of the Night: Klay Thompson scored 37 points in the third quarter and finished with 52 for the game in the Warriors' 126-101 win over the Kings.
Thompson Talks RecordJan 23Klay Thompson talks about scoring the most points in a quarter, 37, in NBA history.
Thompson Scores 52 In Warriors' WinJan 23Klay Thompson scored 37 points in the third quarter and finished with 52 for the game in the Warriors' 126-101 win over the Kings.
Too Many Choices in the WestJan 22There's a real fight to be had about how to get all the great West guards into the All-Star Game. One guy who should sit out, Thorpe says, is Kobe Bryant.
Wilbon: Banks tops list of Chicago athletic idolsJan 23Nobody represented his city or team more joyously, or more admirably, than did Mr. Cub, who died Friday at age 83, Michael Wilbon writes.
Deflategate: Relax and Let the Investigation Play OutJan 23Follow 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
Chicago Bulls must evolve with NBA on health issues to be serious contende…Jan 23The Bulls must evolve with the NBA on health issues to stay fresh and be serious contenders.
The Deflategate Rundown (And a Little Super Talk)Jan 23I asked you on Twitter late Wednesday if you’d prefer a Friday column on the events surrounding the Deflategate controversy in New England or an on-field football topic. You overwhelmingly voted football. I am writing this morning primarily about the Pa…