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Celek Now Part Of Eagles Past

As the confetti fell after Tom Brady’s Hail Mary attempt was knocked to the ground, giving the Eagles their first ever Super Bowl victory, I figured that would be Brent Celek’s last game. Not just last game as an Eagle, but last NFL game as I figured Celek, the longest tenured Philly sports figure, would […]

Adrian Peterson, Jordy Nelson cut, Brees stays with Saints

Adrian Peterson’s short stint in Arizona is over. Jordy Nelson long and productive stay in Green Bay has ended, too. Meanwhile, Drew Brees is staying put in the Big Easy, Case Keenum is headed to the Rocky Mountains, and Kirk Cousins will make his first visit as a free agent to Minnesota. The Vikings long […]

Giants release veteran cornerback Rodgers-Cromartie

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. (AP) — The New York Giants cut veteran cornerback Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie on Sunday. Rodgers-Cromartie and the team failed to rework his contract, which called for him to make $6.5 million in salary and a cap hit of $8.5 million. The 2017 season was a difficult one for the 10-year pro who didn’t […]

Daly: 2022 China Games possible for NHL, but long way off

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — NHL Deputy Commissioner Bill Daly says participation in the 2022 Olympics in China is possible but not essential to the league’s efforts to grow the sport in the world’s largest country. The NHL was criticized by the International Olympic Committee and fans for not allowing NHL players to compete in the […]

For Derrick Rose, what’s old is new again. Rose has signed with the Minnesota Timberwolves, reuniting the 2011 NBA MVP with three mainstays from his days in Chicago: coach Tom Thibodeau and teammates Jimmy Butler and Taj Gibson. The Timberwolves did not release contract terms, but a person familiar with the situation told The Associated […]

Moustakas rejoins Royals, Bonifacio draws drug suspension

On the day the Kansas City Royals welcomed back Mike Moustakas, they found out Jorge Bonifacio will miss half the season. Bonifacio was suspended 80 games by Major League Baseball on Saturday after testing positive for a performance-enhancing substance. The outfielder was banned after a positive test for Boldenone. The ban will begin on opening […]

B-day boy Lundqvist sets NHL record with another 50-save win

CALGARY, Alberta (AP) — Henrik Lundqvist has put together a two-game stretch unlike any since goaltenders began wearing facemasks full-time. In fact, it’s possible that nobody in the NHL has ever worked this hard for back-to-back wins. Henrik Lundqvist became the first goalie to stop 50 or more shots in consecutive victories since the NHL […]

76ers Make Statement With Huge Road Win

After losing two games in a row to Washington and Miami, the 76ers went into Cleveland and showed the Cavs fans just what the Ben and JoJo show was all about. The result was an impressive 108-97 win on the road against a top NBA team in the King James led Cavaliers, beating them for […]

At 39, free agent Luke Scott eyes baseball comeback

BRADENTON, Fla. (AP) — If a major league team calls with a job offer, Luke Scott intends to be ready. So do Neil Walker, Nolan Reimold and Travis Snider, also among more than two dozen free agents working out at the IMG Academy. Scott looks around “Camp Jobless” — as some have dubbed the Major […]