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Lakers trade Lou Williams to Rockets

The Los Angeles Lakers have reportedly traded Lou Wiliams to the Houston Rockets for Corey Brewer and a first-round pick, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.

In nearly 3 years on job, Phil Jackson hasn't…

Phil Jackson has made his relationship with Carmelo Anthony worse and hasn't made the Knicks better

NHL teams expected to pick up trading pace over…

Red Wings defenseman Brendan Smith plans to keep an eye on Twitter during his upcoming bye week

Report: Rob Pelinka, Lakers finalizing contract…

The Los Angeles Lakers are finalizing a multi-year contract with agent Rob Pelinka to become the team's next general manager, according to Adrian Wojnarowski of The Vertical.

Byron lifts Canadiens past Rangers in shootout

Paul Byron scored in the fifth round of the shootout and Montreal beat the New York Rangers 3-2 to give coach Claude Julien his first win in his second stint with the Canadiens

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Lakers shake-up: Magic is in charge after GM…

The Los Angeles Lakers have fired general manager Mitch Kupchak and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations

Spring camp preview: Clemson, Texas and Big 10

Sports Illustrated's Colin Becht and Pete Mundo discuss the biggest storylines surrounding the Clemson Tigers, Texas Longhorns and more programs that have some big questions to answer when they open their spring practices.

MLB to push forward with process for rule changes

Major League Baseball intends to push forward with the process that could lead to possible rule changes involving the strike zone, installation of pitch clocks and limits on trips to the pitcher's mound

Vail Resorts to buy Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski…

Colorado-based Vail Resorts says it's buying Vermont's Stowe Mountain ski resort for $50 million

Once under fire, Pitino, Gophers surging toward…

Richard Pitino was hearing calls for his job at this time a year ago, when Minnesota was on its way to a school-worst two Big Ten victories

Sammy Sosa compares himself to Jesus Christ

In a Skype interview with a former Chicago Cubs' media relations employee, Sosa compared himself to Jesus when defending himself against PED accusations.

Play vs. Rest: For many NBA teams, it's still a…

Finding the right time to rest NBA players is a conundrum that many coaches have wrestled with for years

Lean on me: International NBA players supporting…

A record 113 international players from 41 countries were on opening-day NBA rosters this season

Alex Rodriguez says he is retired, has ‘ze…

Alex Rodriguez says he's not making a comeback to baseball and is happy in his role as a Guest Instructor for the Yankees.

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Soccer star Abby Wambach gets engaged to…

Retired U.S. soccer star Abby Wambach has announced her engagement to Christian writer Glennon Doyle Melton

Reserve keeper resigns after eating meat pie at…

A backup goalkeeper paid the price for eating a meat pie during his team's landmark game against Arsenal, resigning from Sutton United as authorities launched investigations into the apparent betting stunt

Ankiel says he drank vodka before starts to tame…

Rick Ankiel says he drank vodka before his first two starts in 2001 to quell anxiety after throwing five wild pitches in one inning during the previous season's playoffs

Magic Johnson named Lakers' president of…

The Los Angeles Lakers fired general manager Mitch Kupchak on Tuesday and put Magic Johnson in charge of basketball operations as the team sits near the bottom of the Western Conference.

Former Derby, Preakness winner Charismatic dies

Former Kentucky Derby and Preakness Stakes winner Charismatic has died at a thoroughbred retirement farm in Kentucky

How long should injured pro athletes get workers…

The Illinois Legislature is considering an unlikely subject _ should injured pro athletes be allowed to earn certain worker compensation benefits as long as other workers

Police searching for Clemson athletics department…

Authorities in Anderson County, S.C., are searching for Clemson's associate athletic director of planned giving after he was reported missing Monday afternoon.

SEC features several teams sitting on NCAA…

The Southeastern Conference enters the final two weeks of the regular season with much at stake as it seeks to expand its NCAA Tournament presence

WVU's Huggins falls in apparent health scare…

West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins dropped to his knees on the court during the Mountaineers' game against Texas on Monday after he says his defibrillator went off.

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Three Combine story lines to watch

The MMQB's Emily Kaplan takes a look at what to watch out for during the 2017 NFL Combine.

Report: Timberwolves, others teams inquire about…

The Minnesota Timberwolves and several other unnamed teams have reached out to the New York Knicks recently to discuss potential trades for Knicks guard Derrick Rose, reports ESPN.com's Ian Begley.

Report: Jaguars Agree to Trade Julius Thomas to…

The Jacksonville Jaguars will trade tight end Julius Thomas to the Miami Dolphins, the NFL Network's Ian Rapoport reports.