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Five rookies who could make a major impact in the playoffs
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Last season, few would have expected two of the Los Angeles Kings’ key contributors to be a pair of rookies lined up alongside veteran scorer Jeff Carter. Alas, Tyler Toffoli and Tanner Pearson turned a lot of heads en route to a Stanley Cup victory. Bu…Share Tweet
profootballtalk.com 5 hours agoThe Texans have added another veteran wideout to the group of players vying for playing time alongside DeAngelo Hopkins in their 2015 lineup. The team announced Wednesday that they’ve agreed to a deal with former Titans wide receiver Nate Washington. Ho…Share TweetJust about every NHL media person working today will tell you it’s easy and often unfair to judge players’ actions from the comforts of the press box or our living rooms. We always have to bear that in mind when we’re talking about supplemental discipli…Share TweetESPN.com Mar 31 (yesterday)NASHVILLE, Tenn. -- If I’m the Tennessee Titans, I don’t draft Marcus Mariota second overall on April 30. The team hardly has a sure thing at quarterback and it ranks among the big share of NFL clubs that need an answer at the position. But Mariota isn’…Share Tweet
Predators defenceman Roman Josi draws comparison to Senators' Erik KarlssonNHL.com Mar 31 (yesterday)WASHINGTON - Roman Josi wasn't even 19 the first time he played for Switzerland at hockey's world championship, but captain Mark Streit saw something special in the young defenceman during that tournament. "You could tell that he's going to b...Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)It's been a frustrating few weeks for Marc Gasol. He's seen his Memphis Grizzlies, one of the league's most brutalizing and dominant squads through the first 3 1/2 months of the season, stumbling around .500 since the All-Star break, with in-fighting an…Share Tweet
Cousins sits vs. Grizzlies; Kings mull optionsESPN.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)Kings center DeMarcus Cousins missed Monday's 97-83 loss to the Grizzlies to rest nagging injuries as the team contemplates shutting down the All-Star big man for the rest of the season.Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 30 (2 days ago)The Buccaneers are expected to make Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston the first pick of the 2015 draft, but nothing has been set in stone at this point. As a result, the Titans, who own the second overall selection, will be doing their due dilige…Share Tweet
Spurs rout Griz for 13th win in last 16 gamesESPN.com Mar 29 (3 days ago)Kawhi Leonard had 25 points and 10 rebounds and the San Antonio Spurs cruised to a 103-89 victory over the Memphis Grizzlies on Sunday.Share TweetBouma scores 2 goals to lead Flames over Predators 5-2Share TweetNHL.com Mar 28 (4 days ago)WASHINGTON - Filip Forsberg scored during a three-goal first period and had two assists as the Nashville Predators became the first Western Conference team to clinch a playoff berth with a 4-3 win over the Washington Capitals on Saturday. Mat...Share TweetEveryone thinks the Buccaneers will take Jameis Winston with the first overall pick in the draft. Most people think the Titans will take Leonard Williams with the second pick. And after that? No one knows. Taking a look at a total of 10 mock drafts at R…Share TweetConventional NBA wisdom says that a team that has not made the conference since 1976, is led by a head coach who had never served on any staff prior to this season, and boasts zero players with any NBA Finals appearances does not have the experience to …Share TweetThe Tennessee Titans signed cornerback Brandon Harris to a one-year contract, the team announced Friday. Harris had nine tackles and three pass breakups in 11 games for the Titans last season. He spent the first three seasons of his career with the Hous…Share Tweet
Top five best-case-scenario first-round NHL playoff matchupsthehockeynews.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)With the end of the NHL’s regular-season approximately two weeks away, attention has settled on the possible first-round playoff showdowns. Many, if not most of the specific post-season berths won’t be finalized until closer to the final games on Apr. 1…Share Tweet
Predators recall Fiala under emergency conditionsNHL.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)Nashville, Tennessee – Nashville Predators President of Hockey Operations/General Manager David Poile announced Friday that the club has recalled 2014 first-round selection (11th overall) Kevin Fiala from Milwaukee (AHL) under emergency conditions...Share Tweetthehockeynews.com Mar 27 (5 days ago)Heading into Thursday’s game against Nashville, Tampa Bay winger Cedric Paquette had missed the last six games with an upper body injury. It appears all is well with Paquette, though. After all, he used his upper body to launch Predators defenseman Matt…Share TweetPekka Rinne made 28 saves for his 40th win, and the Nashville Predators moved into first place in the Central Division on Thursday night by beating the Tampa Bay Lightning 3-2.Share Tweetyahoo.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)The Cleveland Cavaliers destroyed the Memphis Grizzlies on Wednesday night, slicing and dicing the NBA's third-stingiest defense to the tune of 111 points, 30 assists on 43 made field goals and 14 3-pointers, rolling up a 29-point lead on the road again…Share Tweetprofootballtalk.com Mar 26 (6 days ago)Most people think the Buccaneers will take Florida State quarterback Jameis Winston with the first overall pick in the draft. But will the Titans take Oregon quarterback Marcus Mariota second overall? That’s an open question, but there’s been increasing…Share Tweet
Ruston Webster, Ken Whisenhunt Not On Same PageMar 30Titans reporter Paul Kuharsky says GM Ruston Webster is looking for players to play one position while coach Ken Whisenhunt prefers versatility.
Analyzing McShay's Mock Draft 4.0Mar 30Mel Kiper Jr. breaks down Todd McShay's fourth mock draft, including QB Marcus Mariota moving up to No. 2 and where LB Randy Gregory falls after testing positive for marijuana at the NFL draft combine.
McShay's Mock Draft 4.0Mar 30Todd McShay discusses his latest mock draft, including a move by QB Marcus Mariota.
McShay On QB Landing SpotsMar 27Todd McShay discusses the teams that could be interested in drafting quarterbacks Jameis Winston and Marcus Mariota in the 2015 NFL draft.
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