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yahoo.com Feb 1, 2013When the Los Angeles Clippers take on the Toronto Raptors at the Air Canada Centre on Friday night, they'll do so without key reserve Matt Barnes, whom the NBA has suspended without pay for one game for perpetrating this aggressive bit of throat violenc…Share TweetCNNSI.com Feb 1, 2013BOSTON (AP) -- An official with knowledge of the deal says the Boston Red Sox have signed first baseman Lyle Overbay to a minor league contract.Share Tweetnytimes.com Feb 1, 2013Much was said about Memphis trading away its talented star Rudy Gay, but getting Tayshaun Prince from Detroit may pay more dividends than people expect.Share Tweet
Santos eager to retake role of closerMLB.com Feb 1, 2013Casey Janssen performed well last season in place of an injured Sergio Santos. With the two healthy, the role of Blue Jays closer is up for grabs.Share Tweet
AL East is a stacked five-card deckMLB.com Feb 1, 2013The Blue Jays' winter of high-profile acquisitions made them a trendy favorite to win the American League East, but arguments can be made for the Yankees, Red Sox, Rays and Orioles as well. Only one thing is certain: The competition in the division will…Share Tweetyahoo.com Feb 1, 2013Over his career, veteran Dallas Mavericks shooting guard Vince Carter has developed a reputation as a player who doesn't much enjoy playing through injury. At times, particularly during his darkest days with the Toronto Raptors, it was even suggested th…Share Tweet
Raptors Win In Rudy Gay's DebutFeb 1Rudy gay scores 20 points in team debut and Raptors hold Clippers to 34 percent shooting in 98-73 win.
Two Sides Of Gay TradeFeb 1In the latest Weekend Stein Edition of TrueHoop TV, Henry Abbott and Marc Stein dig into all sides of the Rudy Gay trade.