| Jul 1, 2012
| 10:28 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - Free agency was barely hours old when the first rumors of the what could happen with the Pacers over the next 11 days began.
First reported by SI.com on Sunday was the news that Pacers center Roy Hibbert-a centerpiece of the team's...
| Oct 20, 2012
| 2:08 PM
When the Lions and their fans look at how dominating the Bears defense and its scheme has been, they have to think, "That should have been us."
In 2006, Matt Millen hired Rod Marinelli as head coach of the Lions.
Then in 2008, the Lions became the...
| Jul 13, 2012
| 1:01 PM
INDIANAPOLIS - Life isn't always a beach, but planning it was for a least a few days.
While vacationing on the Virgin Islands George Hill was also keeping in touch with his agent about where his future in the NBA might be. The beginning of free agency...
| Jul 21, 2012
| 2:42 PM
Kobe Bryant called NBA Commissioner David Stern's idea of a 23-and-younger age limit for Team USA in future Olympics "stupid."
Only Kobe might be able to get away with using the word "stupid" and his boss in the same sentence.
Stern threw out the...
| Feb 7, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Bobby Valentine has managed in the World Series and won a championship in Japan but he never has taken a major league team to a division title in 15 seasons as a manager. It's not likely to happen this year either.
A year after widespread indifference...
| Feb 9, 2012
| 5:13 PM
Once the New York Giants figured out a way to cope with their massive amount of injuries, there was no stopping them this season.
They had a quarterback in Eli Manning who was durable and unflappable and focused. They had a running back in Ahmad Bradshaw...
| Feb 16, 2012
| 4:23 PM
No. 2 Yankees: 29th in a series counting down to spring training. Next: Angels.
Can we have a mulligan?
That's what Hal Steinbrenner or Randy Levine, the Yankees' president, is believed to have asked either Commissioner Bud Selig or Rob Manfred, Major...
| Feb 28, 2012
| 6:09 PM
Despite the struggles of cornerback Nnamdi Asomugha, whose career took a nasty and likely permanent downhill turn the moment he cashed his first Eagles paycheck, and Steve Smith, who proved to be a worthless bust, free agency was good to the Eagles last...
| Mar 2, 2012
| 5:01 PM
Running off at the typewriter. …
In honor of the late, great Dr. Seuss' birthday on Friday, a Seussian look at the Dwight Howard trade saga:
One fish, two fish, red fish, blue fish,
Make a wish, break a dish, somebody call the Commish.
| Mar 12, 2013
| 3:33 PM
They need speed? They got the Usain Bolt of NFL receivers.
They need production? They signed a guy with eight touchdowns last year – nearly triple the three touchdowns the Dolphins receivers had combined.
They needed a prime target for...
| Mar 11, 2013
| 5:25 PM
As soon as the Super Bowl ended and quarterback Joe Flacco signed a long term contract, the real business was going to begin as far as reshaping the Ravens.
Several of the team's big name free agents were going to ask for more money, and there wasn't...