1. Royals Step Up to Help Fill Community's Needs

    Royals right fielder Jeff Francoeur always had a warm spot in his heart for the people of Joplin, Mo. So he was pleased that the team and, indeed, the entire Kansas City area supported the tornado-torn community...

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  2. Moore Doesn't Believe New Labor Agreement Will Hurt Royals

    The emerging consensus within baseball is that the new labor agreement, by instituting limits on spending for the draft and international acquisitions, makes it far harder for the ...

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  3. Griffin: New CBA Transforms Jays GM From Artist to House Painter

    The Blue Jays just got skewered. There can be no denying, by even the harshest critics of baseball, that a respectfully negotiated guarantee of uninterrupted baseball for the next five years is a good thing...

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  4. Report: Blue Jays Wanted Buchholz For John Farrell

    According to various reports this week, the Red Sox didn't give up on their pursuit of John Farrell after the Toronto Blue Jays amended their team policy to prevent him from interviewing with his old team...

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  5. Griffin: Jays Offer Arbitration to Four of Their Own Free Agents

    The Blue Jays , taking advantage of MLB 's final opportunity for a draft-choice bonanza under the old compensation system for Type A and B free agents, saw GM Alex Anthopoulos, at ...

    Jeremy Dorn Written by Jeremy Dorn about almost 3 years ago 158 reads 0 comments

  6. 7 Post-Lockout Questions Facing the Milwaukee Bucks

    Get ready for some action. The only precedent to the wild wheeling-and-dealing that is about to unfold over the next four weeks came back in 1999, when the NBA resumed action after its first-ever lockout...

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  7. Mbah a Moute: Tentative Deal 'Fair Enough'

    Bucks player representative Luc Richard Mbah a Moute said Sunday night the settlement agreed to by players and owners early Saturday was "fair enough...

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  8. New Bucks Guard Udrih Says He's Happy to Get to Work

    Beno Udrih has been preparing for the first day of training camp, hoping against hope it would arrive. Now the Milwaukee Bucks guard is ecstatic that he finally will get a chance to play for his new team, beginning with the start of camp Dec...

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  9. Bucks Draft Picks: Tobias Harris and Jon Leuer

    Now that the NBA lockout is finally over it’s time to meet Milwaukee’s 2011 draft class. The Bucks selected Tobias Harris, forward out of Tennessee, with the 19th pick in the first round...

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  10. Atlanta Hawks' Marvin Williams Battles Injuries, High Expectations: Fan's Take

    As an Atlanta Hawks fan, it is fair to say the 2011-12 NBA season is in jeopardy with the NBA players strongly considering decertification ...

    Jeremy Dorn Written by Jeremy Dorn about almost 3 years ago 129 reads 0 comments

  11. Atlanta Hawks: No Magical Relief For Hawks in CBA

    SI.com’s Sam Amick obtained details of the principal agreement between NBA owners and whatever-the-current-union-group-is-called. The full document is here...

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  12. Shaq Hopes to Be Called 'Dr. O'Neal' Next Year

    Shaquille O’Neal may be retired, but at age 39, he’s hardly twiddling his big thumbs. He still has a brand to burnish...

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  13. Report: Jamal Crawford Interested In Return To The Knicks

    Jamal Crawford could be interested in returning to the New York Knicks if he is not able to work out a deal to re-sign with the Atlanta Hawks , a source told the New York Daily News...

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  14. Time To #ReFollowNBA? A Washington Wizards Checklist

    Well, not so fast. Both sides have to vote on the deal. And you know what happens when people start voting… Nonetheless, here’s a checklist of things the Washington ...

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  15. Wizards Eager to Go With 66 Games Ahead

    It was Day 149 of the NBA lockout, and the latest negotiation session was heading into its 15th hour. Wizards free agent Maurice Evans, vice president of the players trade association, was feeling a wide range of emotions...

    Jeremy Dorn Written by Jeremy Dorn about almost 3 years ago 98 reads 0 comments

  16. NBA Lockout: Tentative Agreement Will Have Immediate Effect on Wizards

    John Wall may have been “happy” to hear that representatives for NBA owners and players reached a tentative settlement that could mean the end of a nearly five-month long lockout...

    Jeremy Dorn Written by Jeremy Dorn about almost 3 years ago 67 reads 0 comments

  17. Notre Dame vs. Stanford: 5 Halftime Adjustments the Cardinal Must Make

    This game has huge BCS implications for both teams involved. Somehow, Stanford's national title hopes are still slimly alive after the wild weekend that saw four of the top ten team fall last week...

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  18. Notre Dame vs. Stanford: 5 Halftime Adjustments the Fighting Irish Must Make

    This game has huge BCS implications for both teams involved. Somehow, Stanford's national title hopes are still barely alive after the wild weekend that saw four of the top ten teams fall last week...

    Jeremy Dorn Written by Jeremy Dorn about almost 3 years ago 855 reads 1 comments

  19. San Franciso 49ers: Grading the Week 12 Loss

    Well, at least Patrick looks happy in this picture. Because I sure as heck wouldn't after that performance on Thanksgiving against the Baltimore Ravens . Considering the circumstances, the 49ers really didn't play that poorly...

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  20. Alabama vs. Auburn: 5 Halftime Adjustments the Tigers Must Make

    The 2011 Iron Bowl. The defending champion Auburn Tigers take on the BCS title-hopeful Alabama Crimson Tide. Anyone who watches college football knows the ferocity of this rivalry...

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  21. Alabama vs. Auburn: 5 Halftime Adjustments the Crimson Tide Must Make

    The 2011 Iron Bowl. The defending champion Auburn Tigers take on the BCS title-hopeful Alabama Crimson Tide. Anyone who watches college football knows the ferocity of this rivalry...

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  22. Eagles Playoff Scenarios

    First of all, Happy Thanksgiving to all the MTC readers out there. Hope everyone is enjoying the day with friends, family, food, and of course, football...

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  23. Vince Young Ready to Go for Eagles Again if Needed

    Vince Young might get another chance to audition for his next job. Young is preparing to make his second straight start in place of injured Michael Vick when the Philadelphia Eagles host New England on Sunday...

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  24. Nnamdi Carted Off; Hughes Ready to Step In?

    A low-key Thanksgiving Day Eagles practice changed abruptly when corner Nnamdi Asomugha left the field on a cart after suffering a left knee injury, while running and cutting...

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  25. Eagles CB Asomugha Questionable With Hyperextended Knee

    The knee injury sustained by Philadelphia Eagles cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha on Thursday is not as severe as originally feared...

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