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Turner, Holiday help 76ers snap losing skidUpdated Mar 2 Share Tweet
Evan Turner had 22 points, 10 rebounds and nine assists, Jrue Holiday scored 27, and the Philadelphia 76ers snapped a seven-game losing streak with a 104-97 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Saturday night.
I See Dead Centers: Sixers 104 Warriors 97Updated Mar 2 Share TweetWhat do the Philadelphia 76ers have in common with the Golden State Warriors? Both of them have over $13 million in dead center stinking up their benches. Both of them have GMs who were suckered like amateurs into giving away valuable trade assets for c…Source: feltbot.comShare TweetMoss bids adieu to disinterested 49ers The 49ers' wide receiver and pending free agent made it clear he won't be back for a second season in San Francisco, via his Twitter account Saturday evening: "Wished we could've finished the job!!thanks for t…Share TweetSCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) -- Baseball Commissioner Bud Selig called for tougher penalties for major leaguers who violate the sport's drug agreement, a move the union is willing to consider but not for the 2013 season.Source: CNNSI.com
Backstop boys: Posey meets with legendary YogiUpdated Mar 2 Share TweetIn order to get better at something, you've got to surround yourself with the experts. Buster Posey certainly adhered to that concept this offseason -- the Giants catcher made a visit with his family to the Yogi Berra Museum in New Jersey.
Blanco's two-run triple helps Giants top CubsUpdated Mar 2 Share TweetA Giants split-squad put together a four-run fourth inning to help lift San Francisco to a 9-7 victory over the Cubs on Saturday at Scottsdale Stadium.
Brewer injury wave: PHOENIX (AP) -- One of the biggest concerns that …Updated Mar 2 Share TweetPHOENIX (AP) -- One of the biggest concerns that Brewers manager Ron Roenicke has about letting so many of his players head to the World Baseball Classic is the possibility of an injury.Source: CNNSI.com
Sandoval homers before leaving Giants for ClassicUpdated Mar 2 Share TweetPablo Sandoval trotted off to the World Baseball Classic in style. The Giants third baseman launched a solo home run Saturday at Scottsdale Stadium in his final at-bat before leaving camp to join Team Venezuela in San Juan, Puerto Rico.Share TweetSan Francisco Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum was scratched from a start against the Chicago Cubs because of a blister on his right middle finger.Share TweetBills WR Stevie Johnson already is recruiting players like 49ers S Dashon Goldson. (It’s not tampering unless the team puts the player up to it.) The Jets have signed three players with Arena League experience. (Hey, you never know where you’re goSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetTwo of the top teams in the NFC will look into whether Cullen Jenkins can beef up their defensive line. Jenkins, who was released by the Eagles on Monday, has meetings lined up with the Seahawks on Monday and the 49ers on Tuesday, ESPN’s Adam Schefter rSource: profootballtalk.comShare TweetPaul Pierce had 26 points, Jeff Green scored 14 of his 18 in the second half and the Boston Celtics overcame foul trouble and some erratic free throw shooting in a 94-86 victory over the Golden State Warriors on Friday night.