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Anderson, Lopez lift slumping Hornets by Bucks

Anderson, Lopez lift slumping Hornets by Bucks

ESPN.com Updated Dec 3, 2012
Ryan Anderson scored 22 points, Robin Lopez added 21 and the Hornets won for only the second time in 11 games, 102-81 over the Bucks on Monday night.
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  • Packers don't expect Nelson to play vs. Lions

    Packers don't expect Nelson to play vs. Lions

    The Green Bay Packers are not optimistic that Jordy Nelson will be available for next Sunday's game against the Detroit Lions.
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  • Brewers stay pat on opening day of Meetings

    Brewers stay pat on opening day of Meetings

    MLB.com Dec 3, 2012
    It was clear on a quiet Day 1 of the Winter Meetings that Brewers general manager Doug Melvin prefers to remain quiet about his pursuit of free-agent starting pitcher Ryan Dempster.
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  • Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    Free Head Exam: Green Bay Packers

    ESPN.com Dec 3, 2012
    After the Green Bay Packers' 23-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, here are three issues that merit further examination: Coach Mike McCarthy didn't rule out the possibility of keeping rookie Don Barclay at right tackle even if veteran T.J. Lang's an…
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  • Stuck in a fog: So, it seems I've run into a bit of a travel sn…

    Stuck in a fog: So, it seems I've run into a bit of a travel snag…

    ESPN.com Dec 3, 2012
    So, it seems I've run into a bit of a travel snag due to the dense fog we've got here in the upper Midwest. It's going to consume much of my afternoon. I'm sorry about that. Free Head Exams for the Chicago Bears and Green Bay Packers will run before I g…
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  • Hamilton's long game; Braves dream OF

    Hamilton's long game; Braves dream OF

    CNNSI.com Dec 3, 2012
    NASHVILLE -- An idea has germinated in the minds of some clubs that Josh Hamilton can be had for as little as four years. I don't blame teams such as the Red Sox, Orioles, Brewers and Mariners for thinking Hamilton comes with enough concerns (injuries, …
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  • "Man In Purple Sombrero" Arrested After Massive Brawl…

    "Man In Purple Sombrero" Arrested After Massive Brawl Outside Vikings-Packers Game

    deadspin.com Dec 3, 2012
    Green Bay cops are doing that thing where they won't officially say whether a fight involving 20-30 people outside Lambeau Field, which saw two arrested and one man hospitalized, had anything to do with the football game. I think we can probably read be…
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  • Vikings remain committed to Christian Ponder

    Vikings remain committed to Christian Ponder

    profootballtalk.com Dec 3, 2012
    Two of the biggest plays in Sunday’s 23-14 loss to the Packers were interceptions thrown by Vikings quarterback Christian Ponder. Both of the picks came with the Vikings in field goal range after long runs by Adrian Peterson put the ball in good positio
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  • BBAO: Re-setting NFC playoff seedings

    BBAO: Re-setting NFC playoff seedings

    ESPN.com Dec 3, 2012
    We're Black and Blue All Over: GREEN BAY, Wis. -- It's amazing how much happened Sunday between about 3:45 p.m. ET and 4:30 p.m. ET. In that window, the Green Bay Packers cemented a 23-14 victory over the Minnesota Vikings, their sixth victory in seven …
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  • Jordy Nelson, Jake Long and Dustin Keller headline Week 13”²s i…

    Jordy Nelson, Jake Long and Dustin Keller headline Week 13”²s injury roundup

    yahoo.com Dec 3, 2012
    Here's a look at some of the injury situations Shutdown Corner will be monitoring as we move into Week 14 of the 2012 regular season: Green Bay Packers wide receiver Jordy Nelson injured his hamstring in Sunday's 23-14 win over the Minnesota Vikings. Th…
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  • Video - GameDay: Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers highlights 02:13

    GameDay: Minnesota Vikings vs. Green Bay Packers highlights

    Dec 3
    Catch the highlights from Green Bay as Adrian Peterson goes off but is not able to get the Minnesota Vikings a win in Week 13.

Sports Columnists

  • East Side -- Shorter NBA season unnecessary

    Dec 3
    Shorten the season? There's too much money in an 82-game season, and losing a few games does little to help anyone.
  • West Side - NBA schedule should be 78 games

    Dec 3
    No reason to sit starters if NBA scales back regular season by four games.
  • Peter King: Crennel, Quinn open up on Chiefs' inspired win with heavy hear…

    Dec 3
    On Sunday morning, I was talking to Joe Linta, the agent for the late Jovan Belcher, about the state of mind that might have made the Chiefs linebacker shoot his live-in girlfriend nine times with his own mother in the house and then, less than an hour …