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Russell Westbrook Has Facial Surgery, Will Miss One Game

Russell Westbrook Has Facial Surgery, Will Miss One Game

Oklahoma City's Russell Westbrook had surgery to repair a fracture to his right cheek Saturday and the NBA's hottest player will miss at least a game. Read »

Feb 28, 2015
Avaya Stadium Hosts First Preseason MLS Soccer Game

Avaya Stadium Hosts First Preseason MLS Soccer Game

The San Jose Earthquakes' new home Avaya Stadium will host its first Major League soccer game Saturday night, a... Watch »

Feb 28, 2015
Ex-Knick Anthony Mason Dies at 48

Ex-Knick Anthony Mason Dies at 48

Anthony Mason, one of the Knicks’ most popular players of the 1990s who had one All-Star season during a 13-year pro... Read »

Feb 28, 2015
Stolen NASCAR Race Car Found in Suburban Atlanta

Stolen NASCAR Race Car Found in Suburban Atlanta

Police say they have found the NASCAR race car stolen from a hotel parking lot near Atlanta Motor Speedway. Read »

Feb 28, 2015
NASCAR Searches for Travis Kvapil's Stolen Car

NASCAR Searches for Travis Kvapil's Stolen Car

Travis Kvapil's NASCAR Sprint Cup car was stolen early Friday, forcing him to withdraw from a race this weekend near... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
In Draft, 49ers' Character Values May be Tested

In Draft, 49ers' Character Values May be Tested

Former Missouri receiver is big, fast and imposing but has had some off-field issues Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Carr Was Solid, but Some Have Questions About His Future

Carr Was Solid, but Some Have Questions About His Future

In one metric, Carr ranks far below the norm, even for rookie QBs Read »

Feb 27, 2015
San Jose Earthquakes Boast New Avaya Stadium

San Jose Earthquakes Boast New Avaya Stadium

The San Jose Earthquakes will hold a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday for its new Avaya stadium on Coleman Avenue. Watch »

Feb 27, 2015
Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Dies at 86

Earl Lloyd, First Black NBA Player, Dies at 86

Earl Lloyd, the first black player in NBA history, died Thursday. He was 86. Lloyd made his NBA debut in 1950 for... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Eagles Player Surprises Teen for Prom

Eagles Player Surprises Teen for Prom

A Loudoun County, Virginia, teen got the surprise of a lifetime Friday when Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Emmanuel... Read »

Feb 26, 2015
Return of Ricky Jean Francois to 49ers Not a Sure Thing

Return of Ricky Jean Francois to 49ers Not a Sure Thing

Former 49ers defensive lineman, who left to sign with Colts, would fill a need for San Francisco Read »

Feb 26, 2015
Raiders Have Alternatives if Wisniewski Walks

Raiders Have Alternatives if Wisniewski Walks

Wisniewski has been durable and reliable but hasn't been dominating Read »

Feb 26, 2015
Judge Rules For Adrian Peterson on Suspension

Judge Rules For Adrian Peterson on Suspension

A federal judge has cleared the way for Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson to be reinstated. Read »

Feb 26, 2015
Warriors' Curry Talks Hoops, Malaria, Cauliflower

Warriors' Curry Talks Hoops, Malaria, Cauliflower

Golden State Warriors Guard Stephen Curry is at the White House, talking about hoops, malaria and cauliflower. Watch »

Feb 26, 2015
2-Year-Old Son of NFL Long Snapper Sings National Anthem

2-Year-Old Son of NFL Long Snapper Sings National Anthem

Forget football! The 2-year-old son of Cincinnati Bengals' long snapper showed he is ready for the stage when he... Read »

Feb 26, 2015
NFL Stadium Proposals

NFL Stadium Proposals

For the past two decades, there have been proposals to bring an NFL team to the Los Angeles area, ever since the... Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Raiders Reported to be Very Interested in Randall Cobb

Raiders Reported to be Very Interested in Randall Cobb

Addition of Cobb and a drafted wide receiver would suddenly give Oakland a strong receiving corps Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Market Could be Strong for 49ers' Culliver

Market Could be Strong for 49ers' Culliver

With salary-cap issues, 49ers may decide to let Culliver depart in free agency Read »

Feb 25, 2015
Council Rams Through NFL Stadium Proposal

Council Rams Through NFL Stadium Proposal

The Inglewood City Council voted unanimously to approve plans for an 80,000-seat stadium proposed by St. Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
ESPN's Olbermann Off Air After Penn State

ESPN's Olbermann Off Air After Penn State "Pitiful" Tweets

Keith Olbermann was taken off his ESPN show for the rest of the week after making insulting comments about Penn... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
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