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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…Upvote Share Tweet
Vermette scores winning goal in Coyotes' 4-3 victory over SharksNHL.com 12 hours agoSAN 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...Upvote Share TweetMLB.com 16 hours agoIn 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.Upvote Share Tweet
The Warriors Ran A Beautiful Play For An Alley-Oop Last Nightdeadspin.com 19 hours agoPlayed 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…Upvote Share TweetFive 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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Panda to pick between SF, SD and BostonMLB.com 21 hours agoThe 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…Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com 22 hours agoRaiders 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Sports of The Times: In Redskins’ Comic Opera, an Owner Bellows Sour Notesnytimes.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.Upvote Share TweetMLB.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…Upvote Share Tweetthehockeynews.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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Harbaugh compares Vernon Davis to an olive jarprofootballtalk.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Steph Curry Finds Andrew Bogut For Sick Alley-Oop After Behind-Back Dishdimemag.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…Upvote Share Tweet
49ers LB Bowman (knee) to see Dr. AndrewsESPN.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.Upvote Share Tweet
Ready for Latavius Murray to become the unquestioned feature back of the Raiders? Not so fast, says Tony SparanoFiled 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…Upvote Share Tweet
Sparano Savors 1st Win With Raidersnytimes.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.Upvote Share TweetIt’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 …Upvote Share Tweet
Under Armour “SC30 Select” ClutchFit Drive PE’s Dropping This Weekenddimemag.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…Upvote Share Tweet
Patrick Willis undergoes toe surgery, declares it successfulprofootballtalk.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…Upvote Share TweetNHL.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...Upvote Share TweetNHL.com Nov 11Nov. 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...Upvote Share Tweet
'Playbook': Washington Redskins vs. San Francisco 49ersNov 21The "Playbook" crew breaks down the Week 12 matchup between the Washington Redskins and San Francisco 49ers.
Raiders Commit Celebration FailNov 21Raiders linebackers Sio Moore and Khalil Mack celebrated a fourth-quarter sack 15 yards behind the line of scrimmage, costing Oakland a timeout.
Warriors Roll To Fourth Straight WinNov 21The Warriors got a balanced attack of six players in double digits in a 101-88 win over the Jazz.
NFL Live Prediction: Redskins-49ersNov 20The NFL Live crew make their picks for Washington at San Francisco.
‘The Opportunity To Do Something Special’Nov 21Follow 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
Planes, Bills and SnowmobilesNov 21I have covered the NFL for 30 years, and I must say I have never heard an NFL executive say he hoped a snowmobile would come up big for his team in advance of a game with big playoff implications. That happened Thursday night. The Buffalo Bills quite po…
As Chicago Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not …Nov 20As the Bears prepare to face former coach Lovie Smith, it's tough not to second-guess their hiring of his successor, Marc Trestman, Michael Wilbon writes.
Three Games With Huge Playoff ImplicationsNov 20Follow 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