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Shane Battier returns to Heat, to lead analytics department - FOXSports.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 16:15

CBSSports.com

Shane Battier returns to Heat, to lead analytics department
FOXSports.com
Battier is now a member of the Heat front office, assuming the newly created role of director of basketball development and analytics. The Heat announced the move Thursday, describing Battier's new job as one where he will develop analytics to evaluate ...
Shane Battier joins the Miami Heat front office's analytics (of course) departmentYahoo Sports
Shane Battier will make the Heat basketball nerdsSporting News
Miami Heat add Shane Battier to front office in analytics roleCBSSports.com
Bleacher Report -USA TODAY -Palm Beach Post (blog) -Heat Nation
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Pushback against delaying 10th college football assistant - FOXSports.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 15:00

Miami Herald

Pushback against delaying 10th college football assistant
FOXSports.com
Two top college football administrators oppose delaying until the end of next season the expansion of FBS coaching staffs to 10 members. Winter is hiring season for assistant coaches in college football. Programs usually have their staffs in place by ...
Liberty University Football Team Approved to Join FBSBleacher Report
Liberty University to move up from FCS to FBS by 2019Orlando Sentinel
College football: Liberty approved for FBS reclassification processNCAA.com
WSET -CBS sports.com (blog) -WDBJ7 -WHSV
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Cris Cyborg blasts Germaine de Randamie for asking for rematch with Holly Holm - FOXSports.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:36

FOXSports.com

Cris Cyborg blasts Germaine de Randamie for asking for rematch with Holly Holm
FOXSports.com
Cris “Cyborg” Justino knows she's the No. 1 fighter in the world at 145-pounds but she just wants the chance to prove it in the UFC. Unfortunately, Cyborg isn't at the top of the list when it comes to new champion Germaine de Randamie, who said on ...
Holly Holm Appeals UFC 208 LossScifighting
Germaine de Randamie Denies Ducking Cris Cyborg, Reiterates Injury StatusMMA News
Germaine de Randamie offers Holly Holm immediate rematchMMA Corner
champions.co -Excelle Sports -MMA Fighting -MMAjunkie.com
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Despite Pelicans' struggles, Anthony Davis 'here to stay' - ESPN

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 14:30

ESPN

Despite Pelicans' struggles, Anthony Davis 'here to stay'
ESPN
Anthony Davis' 18 points and jumper with 39 seconds left propels the Pelicans to a 95-91 win over the Grizzlies. (0:47). Facebook · Twitter · Facebook Messenger · Pinterest · Email; comment. 3:34 PM ET. Marc SteinESPN Senior Writer. Close. • Senior NBA ...
5 NBA teams that should be buying at the trade deadlineFanSided
The Only Man in New Orleans Being Forced to EatWall Street Journal (subscription)
New Orleans Pelicans Grades: Pelicans Hold On For Big Win Versus GrizzliesPelican Debrief
NOLA.com -WBXH -The Bird Writes
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Botte Shots: Chris Christie gets to test himself as a talk show host on WFAN while trashing his state - what a gig! - New York Daily News

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 13:28

New York Daily News

Botte Shots: Chris Christie gets to test himself as a talk show host on WFAN while trashing his state - what a gig!
New York Daily News
Chris Christie's attack on Eagles fans is a slap in the face of his constituents. (Ron Jenkins/AP). Peter Botte. NEW YORK DAILY NEWS. Thursday, February 16, 2017, 2:09 PM. It sounds like Chris Christie has bigger things to worry about right now, since ...
Chris Christie slams Phillies, calls CBP 'unsafe'247Sports
Chris Christie: Phillies 'suck' and their fans are 'awful people'PhillyVoice.com

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Wisconsin will have different look as star Bronson Koenig recovers from injury - Sporting News

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 13:23

Sporting News

Wisconsin will have different look as star Bronson Koenig recovers from injury
Sporting News
February 16, 2017 2:22pm EST February 16, 2017 2:22pm EST The Badgers have to cope without their senior leader for the time being. Greg Gard.jpg Greg Gard (Getty Images). Mike DeCourcy @TSNMike. Updated at 2:22 p.m. ET. Updated at 2:22 p.m. ET ...
Ruled out Thursday against MichiganRotowire
Badgers men's basketball: Bronson Koenig ruled out vs. Michigan; D'Mitrik Trice to make first startMadison.com
Michigan Basketball: Koenig Out For BadgersRivals.com - Michigan

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Charles Oakley Says James Dolan Is Similar to Donald Sterling - Bleacher Report

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 12:24

TIME

Charles Oakley Says James Dolan Is Similar to Donald Sterling
Bleacher Report
The Adam Silver-and-Michael Jordan-led powwow between Charles Oakley and James Dolan doesn't appear to have fixed their fissured relationship. Oakley spoke to Sports Illustrated's Maggie Gray on Thursday comparing Dolan to former Los Angeles ...
Charles Oakley compares the Knicks under James Dolan to the Clippers under Donald SterlingLos Angeles Times
Charles Oakley puts Knicks owner James Dolan on same level as Donald SterlingCBSSports.com
Charles Oakley says 'control freak' James Dolan is on same level as Donald SterlingSporting News
FOXSports.com -Sports Illustrated -New York Daily News -New York Post
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Trae Young to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 5-Star PG Prospect - Bleacher Report

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 12:14

Bleacher Report

Trae Young to Oklahoma: Sooners Land 5-Star PG Prospect
Bleacher Report
Oklahoma men's basketball added an elite playmaker to its future roster on Thursday when point guard Trae Young committed to the Sooners' 2017 recruiting class. Ryan Aber of the Oklahoman reported the news. "I'll be going to Oklahoma," Young said, per ...
Oklahoma, Lon Kruger score big as 5-star Trae Young picks SoonersCBSSports.com
Five-star guard Trae Young snubs KU basketball, commits to OklahomaTopeka Capital Journal
Oklahoma men's basketball: Fans, media react to Trae Young's commitment to OklahomaThe Oklahoma Daily
Crimson and Cream Machine -MaxPreps -news9.com KWTV -KOKH FOX25
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Gov. Chris Christie: 'Phillies suck' and their stadium 'not safe for civilized people' - sportal.co.nz

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 12:06

sportal.co.nz

Gov. Chris Christie: 'Phillies suck' and their stadium 'not safe for civilized people'
sportal.co.nz
Chris Christie ripped the Phillies and their fans in a televised interview, saying the Phillies "suck" that has an angry, bitter fan base." New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie has doubled down on his disdain for Philadelphia sports, saying the Phillies ...

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Trains, not drains: New Jersey lobbyists on way to swamp DC - Washington Post

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:35

Washington Post

Trains, not drains: New Jersey lobbyists on way to swamp DC
Washington Post
TRENTON, N.J. — As President Donald Trump vows to “drain the swamp” in Washington, a swarm of 1,000 lobbyists, business owners and politicians traveled by train from the swamps of New Jersey on Thursday for a day of lobbying. The state Chamber of ...
Judge: Bridge case complaint against Christie can proceedABC News
It sure seems like the Phillies just subtweeted Chrs ChristieComcast SportsNet Philadelphia
Chris Christie Says Phillies 'Suck' and Their Fans Are 'Awful People'Bleacher Report
Allentown Morning Call -New York Post -Yahoo Sports -SB Nation
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Cody Garbrandt: TJ Dillashaw is 'the fakest person I ever met' - MMA Fighting

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:01

Cody Garbrandt: TJ Dillashaw is 'the fakest person I ever met'
MMA Fighting
LAS VEGAS — Coaching opposite one another has not softened Cody Garbrandt's opinion of T.J. Dillashaw. In fact, the UFC bantamweight champion seems to be more infuriated at Dillashaw than ever before. Garbrandt and Dillashaw are currently here in ...

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TJ Dillashaw Thinks Urijah Faber Pushes Cody Garbrandt For One Simple Reason - LowKick MMA

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 11:00

LowKick MMA

TJ Dillashaw Thinks Urijah Faber Pushes Cody Garbrandt For One Simple Reason
LowKick MMA
This season's coaches for The Ultimate Fighter 25 (TUF 25) will be none other than No. 1-ranked UFC bantamweight TJ Dillashaw and division champ Cody Garbrandt. The last time the pair were on the show they were on the same team serving as coaches ...
Cody Garbrandt: TJ Dillashaw is 'the fakest person I ever met'MMA Fighting

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Report: Dolphins will cut Branden Albert - NBCSports.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:34

NBCSports.com

Report: Dolphins will cut Branden Albert
NBCSports.com
The Dolphins plan to release veteran offensive tackle Branden Albert, NFL Network's Mike Garafolo reported Thursday. Albert, 32, spent the last three seasons with the Dolphins and made his second Pro Bowl in 2015. He played his first six seasons with ...
Miami Dolphins set to release Branden AlbertNFL.com
Dolphins Release Branden Albert And Mario WilliamsCBS Local
Albert released by Dolphins; Tunsil to move to tackleUSA TODAY
SB Nation -CBSSports.com -Arrowhead Pride (blog) -Local 10
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Myles Garrett Says He Would Play for Browns If Chosen No. 1 in 2017 NFL Draft - Bleacher Report

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:29

Bleacher Report

Myles Garrett Says He Would Play for Browns If Chosen No. 1 in 2017 NFL Draft
Bleacher Report
The Cleveland Browns have struggled to get out of the NFL's basement, but potential 2017 No. 1 overall draft pick Myles Garrett has no issues with the thought of the franchise selecting him. In an interview with Alex Marvez and Gil Brandt on Late Hits ...
Draft analyst Mike Mayock says Myles Garrett isn't only defender Browns should consider at No. 1Akron Beacon Journal (blog)
NFL Draft 2017: Which player do mock drafts project each team to pick?SB Nation
Re-setting drafting Browns' quarterbacks in the draftDawgs By Nature
247Sports -Dawg Pound Daily
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Fan guide to stages in every NASCAR Cup race - USA TODAY

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:26

USA TODAY

Fan guide to stages in every NASCAR Cup race
USA TODAY
In a new wrinkle this season, NASCAR is breaking down each race into three segments. But every track length is different. Stage lengths vary as well as the Monster Energy Cup Series makes its 36-race circuit. Drivers who finish in the top 10 after ...
Stage lengths set for entire XFINITY and Truck Series seasonsFOXSports.com
NASCAR's new format change to vary by raceESPN
NASCAR releases stage lengths for every raceSporting News
Charlotte Observer -Dallas News -Yahoo Canada Sports -Motorsport.com, Edition: Global
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Best NBA Dunk Contest Slams Ever - Bleacher Report

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:11

CBS Local

Best NBA Dunk Contest Slams Ever
Bleacher Report
Topping the last two years of the Verizon Slam Dunk Contest will be a tall order for 2017's contestants. Aaron Gordon, who pushed Zach LaVine to the brink in Toronto last year, will be the odds-on favorite to finish on top in New Orleans at the ...
Don't Sleep On This Year's Slam Dunk ContestSports Illustrated
The five best NBA Dunk Contests everFanSided
What Makes A Dunk Contest Champ?Deadspin
NBC Southern California -UPROXX -SB Nation -GQ Magazine
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WATCH: Greg Maddux pranks Kris Bryant during BP with his arsenal of pitches - CBSSports.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 10:07

CBSSports.com

WATCH: Greg Maddux pranks Kris Bryant during BP with his arsenal of pitches
CBSSports.com
Cubs third baseman and 2016 NL MVP Kris Bryant thought he was shooting a promotional video for Red Bull, but he was actually being pranked by Hall of Famer Greg Maddux. There's more than the Cubs connection for the two, as they both hail from Las ...
Kris Bryant's wonderful life: World Series champion starting his career at the topUSA TODAY
Kris Bryant gets pranked by Cubs great Greg MadduxChicago Tribune
Going undercover, Hall of Famer Greg Maddux pranks Cubs' Kris BryantKansas City Star (blog)
Bleed Cubbie Blue -Sporting News -Comcast SportsNet Chicago -WGN-TV
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Golf photographer gets nailed with errant tee shot - PGA.com

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 09:40

PGA.com

Golf photographer gets nailed with errant tee shot
PGA.com
A golf photographer was hit by an errant tee shot so fast he didn't even have time to react. By T.J. Auclair. PGA.com. Connect with T.J.. Series: Golf Buzz. Published: Thursday, February 16, 2017 | 10:40 a.m.. Whether you think so or not, whenever you ...
VIDEO: Photographer gets nailed by hooked drive at Graeme McDowell's fantasy campGolfweek.com
Golf photographer hit in 'big belly' by 145-mph driveSporting News

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Thursday's AM Hot Clicks: Robyn Lawley; Genie Bouchard makes Twitter guy's dreams come true - Sports Illustrated

Thu, 02/16/2017 - 07:58

Sports Illustrated

Thursday's AM Hot Clicks: Robyn Lawley; Genie Bouchard makes Twitter guy's dreams come true
Sports Illustrated
(Ned Dishman/NBAE via Getty Images). Genie Bouchard Makes Good on Twitter Bet. On Wednesday night, tennis star and 2017 SI Swimsuit model Genie Bouchard followed through on the Super Bowl bet she made with a random guy on Twitter when the ...
Win Super Bowl bet? Get date with Bouchard at Nets gameFOXSports.com
Eugenie Bouchard Goes on Date with Fan After Super Bowl Bet on TwitterBleacher Report
Tennis star Genie Bouchard goes on 'Super Bowl date' with Vernon Hills manChicago Tribune
Washington Post -Kansas City Star (blog) -New York Post -CNN
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