Watch injured Pacer Paul George plays one-on-one hoops with his dog

It's hard not to root for Paul George to come back from the frightening leg injury he sustained this summer. Lately, we've been getting good visual news on the recovery front. On Monday we saw video of George shooting around after Indiana Pacers practice. Tuesday came an even cooler clip -- the abov...

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Julio Jones: Offensive turnaround “starts with me”

The Falcons are in London for a date with a very stingy Lions defense, which is hardly what the doctor ordered after Atlanta managed to score just two touchdowns in the last two weeks. That’s not going to cut it for a team that isn’t very good on the defensive side of the ball and wide receiver ...

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Adrian Wojnarowski - Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Here were the 13 "No" votes, sources told Yahoo: PHX, PHL, OKC, NO, DET, MIA, MIL, San Antonio, Utah, Wash, ATL, CHA and Chicago.
@WojYahooNBA | | 15m | Score: 1225
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Adrian Wojnarowski , Yahoo! Sports, NBA Writer
Here were the 13 "No" votes, sources told Yahoo: PHX, PHL, OKC, NO, DET, MIA, MIL, San Antonio, Utah, Wash, ATL, CHA and Chicago.
@WojYahooNBA | | 15m | Score: 1225

Adam Schefter , ESPN, NFL Insider
Patriots did not give up much for former Titans LB Akeem Ayers. New England traded its 6th-round pick for Ayers and Tenn's 7th-rd pick.
@AdamSchefter | | 48m | Score: 543

Ed Werder , ESPN, NFL Insider
Brett Favre's opinion of fellow S. Miss alum Austin Davis: "Not to sound off my rocker, but he can be the next Tom Brady or Kurt Warner.''
@Edwerderespn | | 1h | Score: 523

Michael David Smith ,, Managing Editor
For perspective on World Series 8.0 overnight rating, Sunday night's Broncos-49ers blowout got a 14.8 overnight rating.
@MichaelDavSmith | | 1h | Score: 520

Geoff Baker , Seattle Times, Mariners Beat Writer
The Baseball Bloggers Alliance voted Corey Kluber over Felix Hernandez as top AL pitcher, 80-74 in scoring that mirrors CY vote rules.
@GeoffBakerTIMES | | 32m | Score: 432

Michael Cunningham , Atlanta Constitution, Hawks Writer
According to GM survey, Kyle Korver is No. 1 in league in moving without the ball. #ATLHawks
@CVivlamoreAJC | | 52m | Score: 410

John Schuhmann ,, NBA Writer
GM Survey Note No. 1: This is the first time either the Raptors or Wizards have been picked to win their division.
@johnschuhmann | | 1h | Score: 227

Zach Lowe ,, NBA Writer
New teams considering last-minute no-vote/abstention on lottery reform include Pelicans and, perhaps surprisingly, Heat, per league sources.
@ZachLowe_NBA | | 50m | Score: 180

K.C Johnson , Chicago Tribune, Bulls Beat Writer
In annual GM survey, Bulls receive 3rd-most votes to win title behind Spurs and Cavs.
@KCJHoop | | 48m | Score: 175

Zach Lowe ,, NBA Writer
Interesting how almost all of the branches off the Spurs management tree -- Hawks, Jazz, Thunder, Pelicans -- voted against lotto reform.
@ZachLowe_NBA | | 7m | Score: 165

Charean Williams , NFL Reporter
Aaron Rodgers won NFC offensive player of the week. With all due respect, he was the wrong choice. DeMarco Murray set an NFL record.
@NFLCharean | | 28m | Score: 165
1413989581 , News and Updates
Davis: I can't say enough about Fletcher Cox and what he's done for the pass rush ... Probably the biggest guy in moving people off the spot
@EaglesInsider | | 27m | Score: 160

Tim Twentyman , Detroit News, Lions Beat Writer
No Calvin Johnson, Ansah, Waddle, Ebron, Pettigrew or Fauria at #Lions practice. Riddick was back.
@ttwentyman | | 1h | Score: 105

Jeff McLane , Philadelphia Inquirer, Eagles Beat Writer
#Eagles in pads today. Darren Sproles and Mychal Kendricks are suited up at the start of practice.
@Jeff_McLane | | 22m | Score: 100

Andrew Brandt , ESPN, NFL Business Analyst
Jamaal Charles comment on seeing flashing lights but "didn’t want to go through" concussion tests is the problem preventing a solution.
@adbrandt | | 44m | Score: 100
1413988667 , NBA News and Updates
Josh Smith among NBA players on trade block entering 2014-15:
@si_nba | | 40m | Score: 90

Mike Reiss ,, Patriots Beat Reporter
Patriots QB Tom Brady notes that the Patriots are 5-0 this season when they don't have a turnover.
@MikeReiss | | 1h | Score: 87

USA TODAY , Sports News and Updates
Dwyane Wade played 1-on-1 with this fan on her 90th birthday. It was pretty adorable.
@USATODAYsports | | 33m | Score: 80

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The Phillies are thought to be front runners for Yasmany Tomas
@HardballTalk | | 59s | Score: 5

Aditi Kinkhabwala , NFL Netowrk, Sports Reporter
Here in Ashburn, first individual QB drill. Robert Griffin III goes first, Colt McCoy 2nd, Kirk Cousins 3rd. Read nothing into that.
@AKinkhabwala | | 1m | Score: 5

ESPN , NBA News and Updates
What does the Zen Master think of his roster? Phil Jackson dishes on each player on the Knicks. --
@ESPNNBA | | 1m | Score: 2

Tarik El-Bashir ,, Sportswriter
Robert Griffin III is expected to have a heavier workload today. Wearing what looks like a hinged brace on ankle.
@TarikCSN | | 1m | Score: 5

Rich Tandler ,, Redskins Blogger
Keenan Robinson working with a big brace on left arm. No injury reported we will inquire. #Redskins
@Rich_TandlerCSN | | 2m | Score: 5

Zach Berman , Philadelphia Inquirer, Eagles Beat Writer
Kendricks and DeMeco Ryans are paired together in LB drills, a good sign for Kendricks' status.
@ZBerm | | 3m | Score: 5

Tarik El-Bashir ,, Sportswriter
Doesn't look like Trent Williams (knee) is preparing to practice. No worries, tho. He always plays.
@TarikCSN | | 3m | Score: 5

Michael Cunningham , Atlanta Constitution, Hawks Writer
Hawks' @24Bazemore working to improve his offense with rebuilt jump shot. #ATLHawks
@CVivlamoreAJC | | 3m | Score: 5

Chris De Luca , Chicago Sun Times, Sportswriter
Belichick on #Bears WR Brandon Marshall: "He’s a hard guy to match up on. He’s got great size, big catch radius, big hands, strong hands."
@ChrisDeLuca | | 3m | Score: 5

Alex Pavlovic , Mercury News, Giants Beat Reporter
There's one ace still standing, and he's better than he's ever been. On Madison Bumgarner:
@AlexPavlovic | | 4m | Score: 5

Rich Tandler ,, Redskins Blogger
#RG3 going back to work. #Redskins
@Rich_TandlerCSN | | 5m | Score: 20
1413990960 , Celtics News and Updates
Here's my lottery reform proposal. Keep everything the same but now the Sixers and Cavs can't win it for 10 more years. #brilliant
@celticsblog | | 6m | Score: 1

David Locke , Locked on Sports, Radio Host
Interesting on lottery reform that the no votes included San Antontio, Utah, Atlanta and Thunder - all with ties back to SA franchise
@Lockedonsports | | 6m | Score: 10

Jody Genessy , Deseret News, Jazz Beat Writer
#hoopidea: Everybody let the 76ers beat them this year. Philly will get swept out of the playoffs and be kept out of the lottery.
@DJJazzyJody | | 6m | Score: 5

Richard Deitsch , Sports Illustrated, Sportswriter
Mark Jackson says LeBron James will win at least one title in Cleveland. "It's an easy call for me to he will win one," says Jackson.
@richarddeitsch | | 6m | Score: 5

Zach Lowe ,, NBA Writer
Interesting how almost all of the branches off the Spurs management tree -- Hawks, Jazz, Thunder, Pelicans -- voted against lotto reform.
@ZachLowe_NBA | | 7m | Score: 165

Sky Kerstein , 106.7 The Fan, Capitals Beat Reporter
#Redskins RG3 warming up today
@SkyKerstein | | 7m | Score: 20
1413990866 , News and Updates
Patriots blog: Expect Brandon Browner to be factor vs. Bears
@ESPNBoston | | 7m | Score: 5
1413990844 , NFL News and Updates
Recusal hearing set for Adrian Peterson case judge
@AP_NFL | | 8m | Score: 20

Bryan Gutierrez ,, Sportswriter
Tyson Chandler was ranked as the most underrated player acquisition. Parsons to Dallas was 2nd most surprising move of the summer.
@BallinWithBryan | | 8m | Score: 5

Tom Brady's work at extending plays

FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- Fifteen years into his NFL career, New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady knows his deficiencies well. One of them is extending plays with his feet. [+] Enlarge AP Photo/Stew MilneTom Brady says the decision for him to run with the ball is "more a mental issue" because the P...

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George Hill leaves with knee injury, creating more problems for Pacers

The Pacers made it to the Eastern Conference Finals last season, but it was an elite defense that carried them that far. Offensively, things were much rougher in Indiana, where the team finished just 22nd in points per 100 possessions. Things are likely to be even worse this year, after the Pacers l...

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Kurt Helin, NBA Writer

Rockets GM: Criticism of James Harden’s Defense ‘Completely Unfair’

Houston Rockets All-Star guard James Harden has admitted that his defense can, “at times”, be pretty horrific. But he’s not losing any sleep over it. Rockets head coach Kevin McHale has told his star that he needs to step up defensively, and the GM Daryl Morey is mad at Internet folks who won...

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Tom Brady fondly recalls his juke move on Brian Urlacher

The last time the Bears came to town, Tom "Crazy Legs" Brady juked linebacker Brian Urlacher out of his pants with an unforgettable 11-yard run on third-and-9. The drive culminated with Brady's 2-yard touchdown pass to Ben Watson that gave the Pats a 17-10 lead in the fourth quarter. The Patriots hu...

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Boston Hearald, Patriots Beat Writer

GMs Predict Spurs' Title, LeBron For MVP, Jabari For ROY

The NBA has released its annual survery of general managers with the San Antonio Spurs receiving 46.2 percent of the votes for which team will win the 2015 Finals. The Cleveland Cavaliers came in second with 15.4 percent, followed by the Chicago Bulls, Los Angeles Clippers and Oklahoma City tied for...

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Chris Bosh over head, top of backboard, and one | Video

It used to be that the trick shots were best left to LeBron James and Dwyane Wade. Then James left and some of the athleticism of Wade was gone. Enter Chris Bosh, who decided to create his own highlight moment early in Tuesday's preseason Heat victory over the Rockets. Why? Because he figures it's h...

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Adam Schefter - ESPN, NFL Insider
Patriots did not give up much for former Titans LB Akeem Ayers. New England traded its 6th-round pick for Ayers and Tenn's 7th-rd pick.
@AdamSchefter | | 48m | Score: 543

AL Notes: Shields, Magadan, Yankees

Prior to last night’s three inning, five run meltdown, Mike Petriello of FanGraphs examined why Royals ace James Shields has failed to live up to his “Big Game” moniker. In a detailed analysis, Petriello discovered Shields’ pitch selection has changed in the postseason and his cutter has bee...

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Cleveland Cavaliers notes: James, Irving, Love on Sports Illustrated cover

This week’s Sports Illustrated features a 30-page NBA preview. Cavaliers forward LeBron James is on the cover, along with teammates Kevin Love and Kyrie Irving. SI will provide analysis of coaches on the hot seat and that the San Antonio Spurs will win their sixth NBA championship. Sports Illustra...

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Bob Finnan
News Herald, Cavs Beat Writer

Keenan Robinson named NFC defensive player of the week

Washington linebacker Keenan Robinson was all over the place Sunday, and was rewarded for it Wednesday. Robinson had a career-high 14 tackles in the win over the Titans to earn NFC defensive player of the week honors. That was part of a defensive effort that limited the Titans to 236 yards, a season...

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Record breaking night adds to Peyton Manning’s pile of player of the week awards

As you likely heard, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning set a record last weekend. Manning threw the 509th touchdown pass of his career, making him the NFL’s all-time leader in that category and giving the league plenty of reason to name Manning the AFC’s offensive player of the week. It’s the...

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Blake Griffin -- ALLEGEDLY BITCH-SLAPPED CLUBGOER ... Cops Investigating

EXCLUSIVE Blake Griffin has been accused of bitch-slapping a 39-year-old man inside a nightclub in Vegas this weekend ... TMZ Sports has learned. Here's what we know ... a man named Daniel says he was partying at Tao nightclub in the Venetian in the early hours of October 19th when he tried to take ...

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Red Sox’s Rusney Castillo Suffers Hand Injury In Arizona Fall League

Boston Red Sox outfielder Rusney Castillo is a little banged up. Castillo, who currently is playing for the Surprise Saguaros of the Arizona Fall League, left Monday’s game against the Mesa Solar Sox with a bruised hand/thumb, according to’s Alex Speier. Castillo is considered day-to-da...

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Mets to interview former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long

The Mets will formally interview former Yankees hitting coach Kevin Long for their vacant hitting coach position on Wednesday.1,2,3 Long was the hitting coach for the Yankees for seven seasons before being fired by the team at the end of the season. The Mets, Blue Jays and Braves reached out to Long...

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Stedman Bailey runs away with NFC special teams player of the week

There wasn’t much doubt that the NFC special teams player of the week for Week Seven was going to go to a member of the Rams. The only question was which one. Would it be Benny Cunningham, who had a 75-yard kickoff return to set up a score and caught the pass on the fourth quarter fake punt that h...

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Aaron Rodgers wins NFC offensive player of the week

Now it’s officially a big week for Aaron Rodgers. Not only did he see Pearl Jam and meet lead singer Eddie Vedder Monday, he followed up by winning NFC offensive player of the week honors. OK, that he’s done 10 times, and twice this season. But his near-perfect game Sunday against the Panthers c...

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Michael David Smith -, Managing Editor
For perspective on World Series 8.0 overnight rating, Sunday night's Broncos-49ers blowout got a 14.8 overnight rating.
@MichaelDavSmith | | 1h | Score: 520