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Report: 'Several Angels teammates' skeptical of C.J. Wilson's elbow injury

Doubters want him to pitch through injury that probably will require surgery. Wilson has been on his own seeking a diagnoses and …

Rangers' intern program breeds success

ARLINGTON -- When Paul Kruger started a baseball operations internship with the Texas Rangers in 2009, he may not have fully understood what he was …

Sources: LaMarcus Aldridge expected to leave Blazers in free agency

LaMarcus Aldridge is not expected to re-sign with the Portland Trail Blazers, several people close to the All-Star forward told ESPN's Chris …

College Sports: NBA free agent and former Texas A&M center DeAndre Jordan to appear in ESPN the Magazine Body Issue | SportsDay

Former Texas A&M basketball player and current NBA free agent DeAndre Jordan will be featured in the seventh annual edition of the Body Issue by ESPN …

Dallas Mavericks: Mavericks announce that Raymond Felton excercises option, will return to Dallas | SportsDay

From the Mavericks:<p><i>DALLAS -</i> The Dallas Mavericks announced today that guard Raymond Felton has exercised his player option for the 2015-16 …

Kings want to sign Rajon Rondo. What!?

A Woj Bomb can drop at any moment of any day. In this case, new Kings head coach George Karl is trying to trade franchise superstar DeMarcus Cousins, …

NBA

Greg Oden to participate in Mavericks' free-agent minicamp

DALLAS -- Former No. 1 overall pick Greg Oden will participate in the Dallas Mavericks' free-agent minicamp next week as he continues to work toward …

Basketball

Mavericks add Melvin Hunt to staff

Former Denver Nuggets coach Melvin Hunt has agreed to join Rick Carlisle's coaching staff in Dallas.<p>Hunt, who had also been courted strongly by the …

Could Jae Crowder return to Dallas?

Former Dallas Maverick Jae Crowder is a free agent and may become a sought out guy in a market that could become very lucrative for role players. …

NBA

Report: Lakers pass Mavericks on LaMarcus Aldridge's list

Blazers big man LaMarcus Aldridge is about to be a free agent, and he's reportedly intrigued by the Lakers.<p>Portland Trail Blazers star LaMarcus …

Verrett claimed off waivers by Rangers

LAKE BUENA VISTA, Fla. - According to multiple industry sources, the Rangers have claimed Rule 5 right-hander <b>Logan Verrett</b> off waivers from the …

Baseball

Texas Rangers: Another Rangers pitcher looks headed for disabled list | SportsDay

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. - The Rangers may get reliever Shawn Tolleson back for opening day, but it appears Kyuji Fujikawa will join Tanner Scheppers on the …

Baseball

Texas Rangers minor league rosters announced

The Texas Rangers minor league rosters have been announced, and if you are a Frisco Roughriders fan, there's some very good news for you...<p>The …

Baseball

Texas Rangers: Jeff Banister on Texas Rangers closer Neftali Feliz: ‘He believes he’s right where he wants to be’ | SportsDay

<b>SURPRISE, Ariz</b>. - Rangers manager Jeff Banister, who likes to keep the communication lines open with his players, acknowledged a Tuesday morning …

Texas Rangers

Texas Rangers: Texas Rangers name Ryan Rua starting left fielder; Jake Smolinski also makes team | SportsDay

<b>SURPRISE, Ariz.</b> - The Rangers re-affirmed their end-of-winter to OF Ryan Rua on Tuesday.<p>He went to spring training as the leading contender to be the …

Texas Rangers

Darvish injury too much to overcome

Yu Darvish is out for the season, recovering from Tommy John surgery. You would think without their ace the Texas Rangers' season would be …

Yu Darvish

Gallardo is used to Opening Day spotlight

SURPRISE, Ariz. -- One of the reasons the Texas Rangers acquired pitcher Yovani Gallardo from the Milwaukee Brewers during the offseason was to add …

Yu Darvish

Rangers acquire Sam Freeman

The Rangers have acquired left-hander Sam Freeman from the Cardinals for a player to be named later or cash, according to a team announcement. …

Texas Rangers

Russell Wilson Launches Homer During Rangers’ Batting Practice

2,848<p>Russell Wilson passed on his baseball career to play in the NFL, but make no mistake. He still can rake.<p>The Seattle Seahawks quarterback, who …

New England Patriots

Microsoft scanning app Office Lens comes to iOS, Android

Office Lens, a scanning app that's been a hit on Windows Phone, is coming to iOS and Android.<p>On Thursday, Microsoft made available a preview of the Android version of Office Lens in the Google Play Store. It also released to general availability Office Lens for iOS in the Apple App Store.<p>Both the …

Windows Phone

Josh Hamilton decision expected 'shortly after' opening day

The<p>Angelsprobably will not find out whetherJosh Hamiltonhas been suspended before they open the season Monday.<p>Commissioner Rob Manfred said a decision on discipline probably would come "shortly after" Opening Day.<p>"I think that we'll have something on Hamilton in relatively short order — probably …

Pace-pushing Mavs win with style in OKC

OKLAHOMA CITY -- Whew! How was that for NBA entertainment?<p>How often do three teammates score 30-plus points ... and play on the losing team? Per …

Paul George 'going with the flow'

INDIANAPOLIS -- Paul George is still hopeful he can make a return to the Indiana Pacers lineup this season.<p>The two-time All-Star forward said he …

Basketball

Efe Obada signed by Dallas Cowboys after just five games with the London Warriors

• <b>Obada has been signed by the Cowboys despite playing just five games with the Britbowl champions</b>• <b><br>The 22-year-old Londoner only started playing</b> …

Clayton Kershaw to start opener

GLENDALE, Ariz. -- Here's how the conversation about Opening Day goes when you have a pitcher of Clayton Kershaw's accomplishments. The Dodgers -- …

The Eiffel Tower now generates its own energy with wind turbines

The Eiffel Tower has gone <i>vert</i>.<p>After going nearly 30 years without a major upgrade, the iconic French tower has undergone a modern-day makeover, …

Renewable Energy

Texas Rangers: Grant: Ron Washington's plea for another opportunity hasn't been answered and might never be | SportsDay

Ron Washington is still teaching. That, he always said during his nearly nine years as Rangers manager, was his biggest passion in baseball. If …