1. Could Max Kellerman be Mike Francesa's New Sidekick?

    ESPN released a statement this morning announcing that ESPN 1050 in New York and host Max Kellerman have mutually parted ways. Brian Powell of Awful Announcing is reporting that rumors are swirling...

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  2. David Ortiz: To No Surprise, First Base Not for Him

    Not that I'm trying to pat myself on the back or anything, I'm certainly not the first person to have the suspicion that Ortiz wasn't injured, but rather didn't want to play first base to avoid embarrassment...

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  3. Binghamton University's DJ Rivera Snubbed as America East Player of the Year

    Even though Binghamton University guard DJ Rivera averaged 20.2 points per game and is regarded by many as having the best talent of any player in the America East conference, he was not chosen ...

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  4. David Ortiz Doesn't Have an Injured Left Shoulder

    In fact, ESPN's Pedro Gomez said yesterday during the Dominican Republic's game against Panama that the real feeling is that Ortiz simply doesn't want to embarrass himself or cost his team a game by making a mistake at first base...

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  5. David Beckham Plans to Own MLS Team After Career Ends

    David Beckham has been receiving some criticism for his move to AC Milan, splitting time with them and the LA Galaxy. Many critics says it seems like he is trying to wiggle his way out of his $250 million Galaxy contract...

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  6. Lazy Sunday Linkfest: March 8th

    - Alex Rodriguez opts for arthroscopic surgery on his torn hip labrum and will miss 6-9 weeks following the procedure. On the bright side, that means A-Rod might only miss two weeks of the regular season...

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  7. Happy Birthday, Shaquille O'Neal

    Shaquille O'Neal is 37 years old today, and to honor his day of birth, I've decided to post every nickname I can think of for the Phoenix Suns center: Shaq Shaq Fu The Big Cactus ...

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  8. Some late-afternoon linkage: Wednesday, March 4th

    - Friend of the blog Bob Mantz details the horrible accident in which Albert Haynesworth injured a 25-year-old man after the cars wrecked. The man is now unable to walk...

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  9. Manny Ramirez Finally Signs with the Los Angeles Dodgers

    With seemingly no other team willing to pay him more than $45 million over two years, Manny Ramirez finally agreed to terms on a contract with the Los Angeles Dodgers on Wednesday...

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  10. Nueva York Knicks: NBA Teams Will Wear Spanish Uniforms Wednesday

    In another clever marketing scheme aimed at making money—I mean, to represent the NBA's Noche Latina program—teams will wear special jerseys on Wednesday that replace the usual English words that appear on the front with the Spanish version...

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  11. Oakland A's Nab Two-Time Gold Glover Orlando Cabrera

    One of the last big names on the free agent market is no longer available. Shortstop Orlando Cabrera signed a one-year, $4 million deal with the Oakland A's, boosting an already improved ...

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  12. Newsday's Gregg Sarra Proves A-Rod Right, Buys Steroids in Dominican Pharmacy

    After Alex Rodriguez said his cousin easily obtained the steroid "boli, or bole" from the Dominican Republic, the chorus of doubt rose up against him. Many thought it was just "Alex being Alex," lying again and not telling the whole truth...

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  13. Dan Orlovsky Leaves the Motor City for Houston

    Former Lions backup quarterback Dan Orlovsky has signed a three-year, $9.15 million deal with the Houston Texans, which includes a $2.4 million signing bonus...

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  14. Chris Canty Joins Crowded Giants Squad

    After adding linebacker Michael Boley and defensive tackle Rocky Bernard, the New York Giants threw another lineman into the mix, signing former Dallas Cowboy Chris Canty to a six-year, $42 million contract with $17...

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  15. Lazy Sunday Linkfest: From Curt Shilling's Chances of Pitching to Pacman Jones

    1. Curt Schilling says it's a 20 percent chance he'll pitch this year, but if he does, it'll be with the Chicago Cubs or Tampa Bay Rays. 2...

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  16. Second day of NFL's "Hot Stove" just as hot as first day

    - The Giants agreed to terms with former Falcons linebacker Michael Boley. (Cue A-Rod: "Boli, or bole") It's a five-year, $25 million deal. - The 49ers lost WR Bryant Johnson to the Lions but added WR Brandon Jones, formerly of the Titans...

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  17. Chiefs Get Matt Cassel AND Mike Vrabel in Deal With Pats

    Sports Illustrated's Peter King is reporting that yesterday's deal that sent Mike Vrabel from the Patriots to the Chiefs for the 34th pick in this year's draft will also include QB Matt Cassel...

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  18. Jets Making a Big Splash Early in the Free Agent Period

    First the New York Jets snagged Bart Scott after a little back-and-forth with the Ravens. Then former Ravens defensive coordinator Rex Ryan scheduled former Ravens safety Jim Leonhard for a Saturday visit with his new team...

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  19. Lots of Action On the First Day of NFL Free Agency

    You already know about Albert Haynesworth and DeAngelo Hall signing with the money pit that is the Washington Redskins but there's a lot more going on, according to my sources (the internet)...

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  20. Lots of action on the first day of NFL free agency

    - You already know about Albert Haynesworth and DeAngelo Hall signing with the money pit that is the Washington Redskins but there's a lot more going on, according to my sources (the internet)...

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  21. Bank of America Backs Out of Yanks Deal; Mets, CitiGroup Still Forge Ahead

    Bank of America did a smart thing, in this tough economy, and backed out of a $20 million per year deal for premium signage at the new Yankee Stadium...

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  22. Bank Of America Backs Out of Yankees Deal; Mets, CitiGroup Still Partnered

    Bank of America did a smart thing in this tough economy and backed out of a $20 million per year deal for premium signage at the new Yankee Stadium...

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  23. Tiger's Back! Aaaaand Now He's Gone...

    I don't know if you had heard, but some guy named Tiger Woods returned to golf at this week's Accenture Match Play Championship. He beat Brendan Jones in the first round of the tournament and everything looked to be right on track for golf's golden boy...

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  24. Tiger's back!!! Aaaaand now he's gone...

    I don't know if you had heard, but some guy named Tiger Woods returned to golf at this week's Accenture Match Play Championship...

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  25. Some mid-afternoon linkage: Thursday, February 26th

    - The Sports Hernia details ESPN's hard-hitting "bottom line" scroll journalism. - Tim Kurkjian calls "Mike & Mike in the Morning" the stupidest show he's ever been on, via Awful Announcing...

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