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Bumps, Lumps, and Mumps in the NHL

The NHL has an outbreak of mumps, but this isn’t the first time they’ve had to deal with this infection.  The mumps is a contagious viral infection that causes fevers, achiness and also visible swelling of the glands

NFL Combine: Five Key Snippets

It takes more than just analyzing stats at the combine to select the best players, as the biggest decision maker for GMs and coaches is typically their gut feelings. With big decisions on the line for next

White Sox Ate Fake Passport

White Sox 1B Jose Abreu testified Wednesday in federal court that he ate his fake passport to cover up the fact that he was traveling illegally to the United States in a Cuban smuggling operation. White Sox

David Price Shut Down for Red Sox

The Red Sox gave Price a seven-year, $217-million contract before last season. The deal was the most lucrative ever for a pitcher and it tied Miguel Cabrera’s record for highest average annual value at $31 million. Bad

Kaepernick Opts Out of 49ers

The league was notified in a letter sent to all teams by Kaepernick’s representation, Select Sports Group. Thursday is the first day Kaepernick can opt out, and he has until the new league year begins March 9.

Durant Out, Warriors in Question

Thanks to one awkward, misplaced fall by Zaza Pachulia, the NBA’s most care-free team found itself sweating out an MRI result that had the potential to derail their title hopes. The six biggest ripple effects of KD's injury Via

NFL Franchise Tag Day, Players Announced

Chandler Jones on the Cardnials is the first player to draw the franchise tag this offseason. Carolina tagged defensive tackle Kawann Short as well. Cardinals place franchise tag on Chandler Jones Via www.nfl.com Arizona became the first