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Mickael Pietrus Interrupts NBA TV Segment With Dancing Routine
deadspin.com Updated Feb 27, 2013
NBA TV Canada broadcasters Paul Jones and Sherman Hamilton were just trying to get in a few league news and notes before Toronto's losing effort in Cleveland tonight when in came Mickael Pietrus. More »Upvote Share Tweet
Irving-less Cavs fight off rough start, tip RaptorsCNNSI.com Feb 27, 2013Irving-less Cavs fight off rough start, tip RaptorsUpvote Share Tweet
Germano working to get noticed on depth chartMLB.com Feb 27, 2013The Blue Jays' pitching staff no longer resembles the one Justin Germano thought he was joining back in early November.Upvote Share Tweetnytimes.com Feb 27, 2013The Mets received catcher Travis d’Arnaud when they traded their ace knuckleballer, R.A. Dickey, to the Blue Jays.Upvote Share Tweet
Geddy Lee psyched about Blue Jaysyahoo.com Feb 27, 2013Your browser does not support iframes. Rock 'n' roll legend and Rush frontman Geddy Lee loves baseball. Few things are closer to his heart. In 2008, he donated his personal collection of 200 autographed baseballs to the Negro Leagues Baseball Museum in …Upvote Share Tweet
Waiters Helps Short-Handed Cavs Top RaptorsFeb 27Rookie Dion Waiters scored 23 points to help the Kyrie Irving-less Cavaliers top the Raptors.
Coast to Coast: NBA's Best Closer?Feb 27Who's getting the ball in crunch time? J.A. Adande and Israel Gutierrez decide.
Don Banks: 2013 NFL Mock Draft 2.0Feb 27We told you this year's draft was one of those exception-to-rule affairs, and the just-completed NFL scouting combine in Indianapolis seemed to confirm it. To wit:
Detroit Lions now $5M under cap with reworked dealsFeb 27Detroit Lions center Dominic Raiola and wide receiver Nate Burleson accepted combined pay cuts of $5.55 million to help the Lions get under the salary cap.
Source: 49ers agree to trade Smith to ChiefsFeb 27The San Francisco 49ers have agreed to trade quarterback Alex Smith to the Kansas City Chiefs, league sources confirmed to ESPN.
The Sports Guy spends a week with Mike TysonFeb 27On a rooftop in Harlem, Bill Simmons discovered the only place where Mike Tyson finds peace.