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Source: Orioles to name Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde next manager
12/12/2018 6:56am

The Baltimore Orioles will name Chicago Cubs bench coach Brandon Hyde their next manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported the news. Hyde, 45, replaces Buck Showalter, 62, who was let go after the Orioles finished a franchise-worst 47-115. Hyde previously had served as the Cubs director of player development and also was their first-base coach, before becoming manager Joe Maddons bench coachlast season. His responsibilities under Maddon included running spring training over the past several years. Hyde also served as the Cubs bench coach in 2014 when Rick Renteria was manager. Hyde interviewed for managerial openings this winter with the Rangers, Twins, Angels and Blue Jays before landing the Orioles job. Baltimore cleaned house in the offseason, parting with executive vice president Dan Duquette and Showalter. Mike Elias was hired as the teams new executive vice president and general manager, and he initiated the...

Spurs' Gregg Popovich now fourth in career wins with 1,211
12/12/2018 12:26am

SAN ANTONIO -- Self-deprecating as usual, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich walked away before the obvious question could leave anyones lips just minutes after he moved past Pat Riley for fourth on the NBAs all-time wins list with San Antonios 111-86 triumph Tuesday night over the Phoenix Suns. Informed of his latest milestone, Popovich turned around and reached for the door. You guys have a good evening, he said. On a night when DeMar DeRozan produced eight first-half assists to tie a career high for his most in any half and Bryn Forbes led the Spurs with a game-high 24 points to go with his first career double-double 11 rebounds on any level, San Antonio secured its first three-game winning streak since a four-game tear from Oct. 27 to Nov. 3, with three more home outings remaining on the current six-game homestand. The Spurs finished the night back at .500 14-14, sitting at 10th in the Western...

Jackie Bradley Jr., CC Sabathia traveling to London this week
12/12/2018 9:36am

Jackie Bradley Jr. and CC Sabathia are about to give baseball the royal treatment. The Bostonoutfielder and New York Yankees pitcher are traveling to London this week, six months ahead of the two-game series between the teams in the British capital. Bradley and Sabathia will tour the citys sights, visit the Lords Cricket Ground and see Premier League soccer matches in Manchester and Liverpool. The World Series champion Red Sox and Yankees play June 29-30 at Olympic Stadium. I welcome the opportunity to promote our great sport and the history of our rivalry across the pond, Sabathia said. I also love traveling ... Consider me the Yankees advance scout for London.

Penn ends No. 17 Villanova's city supremacy in 78-75 win
12/11/2018 10:28pm

AJ Brodeur and Antonio Woods each scored 16 points as Penn beat No. 17 Villanova 78-75 on Tuesday night, the Quakers first win over the Wildcats since 2002

NBA-best Raptors hand Clippers worst loss of season, 123-99
12/12/2018 1:02am

Serge Ibaka had 25 points and nine rebounds, and the Toronto Raptors cruised past the Los Angeles Clippers 123-99 without injured Kawhi Leonard

CBS Sports


NFL DFS, Week 15: Best DraftKings, FanDuel daily fantasy football picks and lineups
12/12/2018 9:35am

Mike McClure, a DFS pro with more than $1 million in winnings, gives optimal DraftKings and FanDuel lineups.

MLB rumors: Yankees, J.A. Happ reportedly closing in on contract agreement
12/12/2018 9:42am

Happ finished this past season in the Bronx

Hall of Famer Dennis Eckersley opens up about the evolution of the closer role and much more in new documentary film
12/12/2018 9:10am

Eck: A Story of Saving dives into the Hall of Famers bout with alcoholism and much more

MLB winter meetings rumors, updates: Dodgers, Cardinals talking Martinez; What would it take for a Haniger trade?
12/12/2018 9:03am

Here are all Wednesdays hot stove rumblings from the winter meetings

NBA DFS: Paul George and top picks for Dec. 12 FanDuel, DraftKings daily fantasy basketball lineups
12/12/2018 8:56am

SportsLines Mike McClure, a DFS pro with almost $2M in winnings, gives optimal lineup advice

ESPN

ESPN


Draft nuggets for all 32 teams: What you need to know
12/12/2018 7:02am

The Raiders could own April. The offseason quarterback situation is going to be fascinating. And every team has needs somewhere.

Raiders owner on suit: 'Meritless and malicious'
12/12/2018 2:22am

Raiders owner Mark Davis was critical of the federal lawsuit filed by the city of Oakland against the team and the NFL.

Source: O's pick Cubs coach Hyde as manager
12/11/2018 7:44pm

Brandon Hyde, who has been Joe Maddons bench coach with the Cubs, will be named the Orioles new manager, ESPN has confirmed. The Athletic first reported that Hyde was the teams choice to replace Buck Showalter.

Popovich passes Riley for 4th on all-time wins list
12/11/2018 11:50pm

With San Antonios win over Phoenix on Tuesday, Spurs coach Gregg Popovich moved past Pat Riley for fourth on the NBAs all-time wins list. His reaction You guys have a good evening.

Yanks GM: Sanchez our catcher 'moving forward'
12/12/2018 1:15am

Gary Sanchez batted only .186 last season, but Yankees GM Brian Cashman expressed firm support of the catcher.

Fox News

Fox News


Miami Dolphins' Ryan Tannehill reveals mystery Cayman Islands stash
12/12/2018 8:23am

Miami Dolphins quarterback Ryan Tannehill revealed in a video Tuesday he has a secret stash squirreled awayin the Cayman Islands.

Miami Dolphins' Kenyan Drake wants ball he threw into stands after game-winning TD back
12/11/2018 8:38am

Miami Dolphins running back Kenyan Drake had the moment of a lifetime Sunday, scoring a game-winning touchdown on an improbable play, giving his team an upset victory over the rival New England Patriots -- but theres still one thing he wants.

Dennis Rodman reveals he is fighting to stay sober after falling off the wagon
12/11/2018 8:26am

Former NBA star Dennis Rodman revealed hes returned to Alcoholic Anonymous meetings after breaking his sober streak two weeks ago.

Steph Curry says he doesn't believe in US moon landings: report
12/10/2018 11:13pm

NBA superstar Stephen Curry denied believing humans landed on the moon in a podcast interview on Monday.

US Olympic Committee fires official over silence in Larry Nassar case
12/10/2018 3:31pm

The U.S. Olympic Committee fired chief of sport performance Alan Ashley in the wake of an independent report released Monday that said neither he nor former CEO Scott Blackmun elevated concerns about the Larry Nassar sexual abuse allegations when they were first reported to them.

USA Today

USA Today


Report: 8 Rutgers football players indicted in credit card scheme
12/12/2018 7:01am

The eight Rutgers football players charged in connection with a credit card fraud scheme earlier this year have been indicted.

Shaq says his Lakers would 'easily beat' Warriors, debates Jordan-LeBron
12/12/2018 6:48am

Shaquille ONeal opens up on a number of topics, including his take on LeBron James vs. Michael Jordan and that his Lakers could beat todays Warriors.

MLB 2019: The game's evolution will only get dizzier
12/12/2018 6:58am

Come 2019, Major League Baseballs going to look much more different. The games drift toward analytics has turned into a tidal wave.

Penn stuns Villanova for first win over Wildcats since 2002
12/11/2018 9:32pm

Defending national champions Villanova fell to Penn on Tuesday night, its first loss to the Quakers since 2002.

'A true tragedy': University of Richmond football player Augustus 'Gus' Lee dies
12/12/2018 7:32am

Richmond DB Augustus Gus Lee died Tuesday. His loss is a true tragedy to those who knew and loved him, coach Russ Huesman said in a statement.

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