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The Milwaukee Bucks have run out to a hot start despite Ersan I…

The Milwaukee Bucks have run out to a hot start despite Ersan Ilyasova’s struggles

yahoo.com Updated Nov 16, 2012
It probably isn't a smart assertion to ask you to pay attention, quickly, to the Milwaukee Bucks' division-leading start. It's true that the team has made its hay with a series of wins against lottery types in the East, plus two impressive wins over the…
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  • Final Word: NFC North

    Final Word: NFC North

    ESPN.com Nov 16, 2012
    Five nuggets of knowledge about Week 11: History rules: The Green Bay Packers have won 12 of their past 13 games against the Detroit Lions and 14 of their past 16, dating to the start of the 2004 season. Their most recent loss came in 2010, a game quart…
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  • Cliff Corcoran: Former winners, top prospects are awards favori…

    Cliff Corcoran: Former winners, top prospects are awards favorites for 2013

    CNNSI.com Nov 16, 2012
    Now that the awards for 2012 have been handed out, it's time to think about who will win in '13. Expect a lot of former winners to take home the hardware, writes Cliff Corcoran.
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  • James Jones’ past drops wind up working out for Packers

    James Jones’ past drops wind up working out for Packers

    profootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012
    Packers wide receiver James Jones hasn’t dropped a ball yet this season. That’s worthy of noting for a player who led the NFL in drop percentage over the last three seasons. Plenty of those drops caused frustration in Green Bay, but there’s not much
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  • 60 Minutes says Rodgers’ reaction proves that he’s sensitive

    60 Minutes says Rodgers’ reaction proves that he’s sensitive

    profootballtalk.com Nov 16, 2012
    The ticking stopwatch finally struck “go” time. Last week, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers expressed disappointment regarding the manner in which he was portrayed in a 60 Minutes profile.  On Thursday, Rodgers reiterated his concerns.  In response
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  • Video - 'Playbook': Packers vs. Lions 02:49

    'Playbook': Packers vs. Lions

    Nov 16
    Will the Detroit Lions defense be able to slow down Aaron Rodgers and the Green Bay Packers? "Playbook" explains why the Lions will face a tough challenge in Week 11.
  • Video - Team Most Likely To Sign Josh Hamilton 01:25

    Team Most Likely To Sign Josh Hamilton

    Nov 16
    Tim Kurkjian discusses the team that is the most likely to sign free-agent outfielder Josh Hamilton.

Sports Columnists

  • NBA: Memphis Grizzlies' size too much as they knock off the previously und…

    Nov 16
    The New York Knicks lost their cool and lost their first game in Memphis to the powerful, red-hot Grizzlies, writes John Hollinger.
  • Peter King: Luck vs. Brady adds new wrinkle to longstanding Colts-Pats riv…

    Nov 16
    INDIANAPOLIS -- Well, if the Colts are nervous about the showdown of 6-3 AFC teams with the big, bad Patriots on national TV Sunday, they're hiding it well. In the middle of the locker room Thursday afternoon, guard Mike McGlynn and long-snapper Matt Ov…
  • Why the NHL needs to rid themselves of Gary Bettman

    Nov 16
    Before getting to the Week 11 picks, let's take a moment to honor the incompetence of the NHL commissioner.