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Trent Baalke won’t hire coach who ‘threatens’ his power

Thursday, January 14th, 2016

Trent Baalke is an absolute disaster as a general manager. That is the consensus around the NFL after the San Francisco 49ers were thought to have this offseason's hot coaching candidate in the bag and somehow lost him. Multiple outlets reported that Cincinnati Bengals offensive coordinator Hue Jackson was theirs to ...

Los Angeles Kings add Lecavalier, Schenn in trade with Flyers

Wednesday, January 6th, 2016

The Los Angeles Kings have had a phenomenal season so far, as they currently sit 10 points ahead of second-place in the Pacific Division and have the third-best record in the NHL. The usually slow-starting squad has been on fire in the season's first half, and on Wednesday it made ...

Browns will interview Matt Patricia for head coaching position

Tuesday, January 5th, 2016

Matt Patricia may be the next in a long line of former Bill Belichick assistants to get a shot at running his own team. Reports claim the New England Patriots have granted the Browns permission to interview their defensive coordinator for Cleveland's head coaching vacancy. The 41-year-old Patricia - who you ...

Jonathan Quick ties shutout record for American-born goalies

Tuesday, December 29th, 2015

On Monday night, in a completely ignored story, Los Angeles Kings goalie Jonathan Quick tied a pretty significant NHL record. With his team's 5-0 destruction of the Vancouver Canucks, Quick is now tied for the most shutouts by an American-born goaltender. His 40th shutout put him on equal footing with John Vanbiesbrouck ...

Dodgers trying desperately to keep up in NL West arms race

Thursday, December 17th, 2015

The Los Angeles Dodgers dominated the National League West in 2015, winning the division going away with a 92-70 record. After a disappointing showing in the playoffs, the Dodgers were expected to solidify their roster with some solid moves this offseason and keep ace righty Zack Greinke. Things haven't gone ...

Todd Frazier trade talks heat up as other options disappear

Tuesday, December 15th, 2015

Now that the big name pitchers and Jason Heyward are off the market, Cincinnati Reds third baseman Todd Frazier has emerged as the most coveted target of baseball's offseason swap meet. The Reds are motivated sellers and now know they have one of the top pieces on the market ready to move. Numerous ...

Cardinals Twitter does not handle Jason Heyward signing too well

Friday, December 11th, 2015

Jason Heyward agreed to a massive, eight-year, $184 million contract with the Chicago Cubs on Friday, as he became the latest domino to fall in baseball's free agent frenzy. Heyward opted for the Cubs over returning to the St. Louis Cardinals, with whom he spent the 2015 season. Cardinals fans were, ...

Marlins want huge haul from Dodgers for Jose Fernandez

Wednesday, December 9th, 2015

One of the hottest topics at baseball's Winter Meetings is whether or not the Miami Marlins will deal ace Jose Fernandez. While the Marlins maintain they're not inclined to move the 23-year-old right-hander, they have been listening to offers. More importantly, they have countered with proposals of their own. A report on ...