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Daily Archives: 9th February 2018

Brewers, Twins raise stakes in Darvish pursuit

As Spring Training nears, Yu Darvish could be a logical fit for several clubs looking to upgrade the front end of their starting rotations. The 31-year-old right-hander posted a 3.86 ERA in 31 starts between the Rangers and Dodgers in 2017, helping Los Angeles reach the World Series.  Darvish boasts a career 3.42 ERA and 11.0 strikeouts per nine innings ...

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Portland Trail Blazers acquire rights to Chicago Bulls' Milovan Rakovic in exchange for Noah Vonleh, cash

PORTLAND, Ore.  — The Portland Trail Blazers have acquired the NBA rights to center Milovan Rakovic from the Chicago Bulls in exchange for Noah Vonleh and cash considerations, it was announced Thursday by president of basketball operations Neil Olshey. Rakovic, 32, was selected with the 60th overall pick in the second round of the 2007 NBA Draft by the Dallas ...

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Suns acquire point guard Payton at deadline

PHOENIX — The Phoenix Suns acquired point guard Elfrid Payton from the Orlando Magic on Thursday for a second-round pick this summer. Payton is averaging a career-high 13.0 points and shooting career bests of 52.0 percent from the field and 37.3 percent from 3-point range this season. He also is averaging 6.3 assists and 4.0… FOX Sports Digital PLEASE CLICK ...

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NHL DFS for February 8: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily fantasy hockey picks

Before you enter enter a daily fantasy hockey tournament for NHL action on Thursday night, you need to hear what professional DFS player Mike McClure has to say. McClure is a professional DFS player and SportsLine predictive data engineer, specializing in player projections and advanced statistical analysis. McClure has over $ 1 million in DFS winnings in addition to being ...

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Jeremy Lin reportedly opts in to final year of his contract for $12.5 million

Jeremy Lin was primed to have a great season with the Nets. Brooklyn wasn’t expected to be good this season, but it was supposed to at least be exciting and fun thanks to Lin. However, on opening night, Lin ruptured his patella tendon and was ruled out for the season. There was a real poss… CBSSports.com NBA Headlines PLEASE CLICK ...

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Kelce's us-against-world rant caps parade day

7:24 PM ET PHILADELPHIA — Perhaps we should have known when he hopped on the float dressed like a green Aladdin. Eagles center Jason Kelce wasn’t going to let this parade go by without leaving his mark. Kelce delivered an epic speech on the Art Museum steps at the conclusion of Thursday’s festivities, a top moment among many for a ...

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MLB players' union head says slow free-agent market threatens sport's integrity

Players’ union head Tony Clark claims the number of rebuilding teams and unsigned free agents in a historically slow market threatens the sport’s integrity, an assertion immediately rejected by Major League Baseball. In a statement and a telephone interview with The Associated Press on Tuesday, Clark voiced the frustration of the 100-plus free agents who remain unsigned with the start ...

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NASCAR clarifies guidelines for at-track team rosters

NASCAR clarified the guidelines for the new team roster requirements on Thursday. In Section 7.7 of the NASCAR Rule Book the sanctioning body outlined the regulations for team members at the track. Team Rosters must be submitted by each team, OEM and engine builder before each race. Each team must fill out an Event Roster Submission form—with the member’s name, ...

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No. 14 Texas A&M women hold Rebels to 13 in first half (Feb 08, 2018)

COLLEGE STATION, Texas (AP) Chennedy Carter scored 20 of her 26 points in the first half when No. 14 Texas A&M held Mississippi to 13 in an 83-54 victory Thursday night. Khaalia Hillsman added 16 points, Danni Williams 13 and Anriel Howard 11 with 14 rebounds for the Aggies (19-6, 8-3 SEC), who won for the fifth time in six ...

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