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CNNSI.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Golden State's Stephen Curry and Denver's Ty Lawson have been the story after three games. Will Lawson push the Nuggs to a 2-2 series tie or will Curry drop them in a 3-1 hole?Upvote Share Tweet
Draft review: Oakland Raidersprofootballtalk.com Updated Apr 28, 2013After analyzing the draft needs of all 32 teams, PFT will review how well each team addressed those needs. Up next: The Oakland Raiders. What they needed: Defensive line, quarterback, offensive line, cornerback, tight end, wide receiver. Who they got: R…Upvote Share Tweet
Trio of homers lifts Padres to sweepMLB.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Chase Headley, Nick Hundley and Alexi Amarista each hit home runs Sunday to lead the Padres to a sweep of the Giants with a 6-4 victory at Petco Park.Upvote Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Raiders General Manager Reggie McKenzie said just before the draft that Matt Flynn is the starting quarterback, and that Terrelle Pryor will have a chance to compete. After the draft, when the Raiders selected Tyler Wilson in the fourth round, that plan…Upvote Share TweetThe Oakland Athletics have activated slugger Yoenis Cespedes from the disabled list before Sunday's game against the Baltimore Orioles.Upvote Share TweetESPN.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Marcus Lattimore saw the 408 area code flash onto his phone and wasn't sure who might be calling him. It was coach Jim Harbaugh from San Francisco 49ers headquarters in Santa Clara. The 49ers were selecting Lattimore with a compensatory pick near the en…Upvote Share Tweet
Alonso's doubles key in Padres' walk-off victoryMLB.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Nick Hundley drove in the game-winning run in the 12th as the Padres twice rallied back from deficits to defeat the San Francisco Giants, 8-7, in the second of a three-game series at Petco Park on Saturday.Upvote Share Tweetsfgate.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson Raiders draft Arkansas QB Tyler Wilson League sources said Oakland general manager Reggie McKenzie was targeting USC quarterback Matt Barkley with the third pick of the fourth round (No. 100), but the Eagles traded…Upvote Share Tweetsfgate.com Updated Apr 28, 2013Gore gave support to new backfield mate Marcus Lattimore's first predraft contact with the 49ers didn't come from a scout, assistant coach or general manager Trent Baalke. [...] it was from running back Frank Gore, who called the South Carolina star a f…Upvote Share Tweet
A's Walk Off In Cespedes' ReturnApr 28Yoenis Cespedes' two-run homer in the ninth sends the game to extras, where Coco Crisp's sac fly lifts the A's to a 9-8 win over the Orioles.
Who did the best in the 2013 NFL Draft from the NFC West?Apr 28The NFC West is arguably the most competitive division in the NFL, but which team in the West did the best in the 2013 NFL Draft? Jamie Dukes and Tom Waddle debate on NFL Network.
D.J. Hayden: Dream & MiracleApr 28D.J. Hayden and Tom Rinaldi detail Hayden's incredible journey from life-threatening injury to first-round draft pick.
NFL Draft Winners And LosersApr 28Mel Kiper Jr., Todd McShay and Bill Polian discuss their winners and losers from the 2013 NFL draft.
Clayton's mailbag: Which offensive rookies will soar?Apr 28Expect Tavon Austin, DeAndre Hopkins and Robert Woods to emerge as offensive ROY candidates, writes John Clayton.