Adam Wainwright awaits second opinion on injured right elbow

JUPITER -- Shortly before the Cardinals began their training camp workout Wednesday morning, Tony La Russa addressed the team and made a point of mentioning the Super Bowl champion Packers. He noted they had suffered critical losses in personnel during the regular season, but that they persevered as well. La Russa wanted his players to recognize the Cardinals' season isn't necessarily lost because Adam Wainwright's almost certainly is.
View | Sport: Baseball | Category: MLB | Team: St. Louis Cardinals

Sergio Martinez: “Pacquiao is always fighting not so dangerous type of fights and fighters”

By Chris Williams: In an interview of middleweight Sergio Martinez (46-2-2, 26 KO’s) at East Side Boxing’s On The Ropes Boxing Radio program, Martinez voiced his opinion of Manny Pacquiao and his choice of opponents.

Martinez had this to say about Pacquiao and his upcoming fight against Shane Mosley on May 7th: “I feel that Mosley is not...
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WWE Champion The Miz vs. John Cena

For John Cena, the Road to WrestleMania has become a familiar path, one he’s ridden many times with great success. For WWE Champion The Miz, however, the Road to WrestleMania is a road less traveled. And perhaps that will make all the difference when the two meet in Atlanta at their WWE Title Match.
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US U-17s top El Salvador, book trip to World Cup

The United States U-17 squad earned a trip to this summer’s World Cup on Tuesday with a wild 3-2 victory over El Salvador in the quarterfinals of the CONCACAF Championship.

The victory came in a match that saw two goals and three red cards in the final eight minutes of extra time. Alejandro Guido, Mario Rodriguez and Marc Pelosi tallied for the Americans, while José Peña and Gerardo Iraheta found the net for the Salvadorans.
View | Sport: Football | Category: Soccer | Team: N/A

In The FCS Huddle: Get Your Bull's-Eye Here

PHILADELPHIA, Pa. (Sports Network) - Who knew in early September that the first game of the 2010 Missouri Valley Football Conference season - Northern Iowa beating North Dakota State - would be a matchup of its only two teams to reach the FCS playoffs.
It was hard to foresee after Northern Iowa was picked fourth and North Dakota State sixth in the Valley's preseason poll.
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Dues Paid, Blackledge Gets His UFC Shot

Michael Bisping. Dan Hardy. Ross Pearson. They’re household names to mixed martial arts fans in the United Kingdom and around the world. But before that trio delivered its own British invasion of the UFC over the last few years, guys like Tom Blackledge were battling it out in a sport that really didn’t even have a name.
View | Sport: Mixed Martial Arts | Category: UFC | Team: N/A

Devils at Stars

DALLAS (AP) - A tight-checking game turned on a single break, and rookie Nick Palmieri capitalized for the streaking New Jersey Devils.

Palmieri scored on a deflection with 5:37 left and Johan Hedberg stopped 19 shots for his 17th NHL shutout as the Devils extended their season-high...
View | Sport: Hockey | Category: NHL | Team: New Jersey Devils

Duke back atop Associated Press Poll

Duke is back on top of The Associated Press’ college basketball poll for the first time in just over a month. St. John’s is back in the Top 25 for the first time in over a decade.

The Blue Devils (25-2) jumped from fifth to No. 1 on Monday after a week that saw the top four teams in the poll all lose. The move to the top
View | Sport: Basketball | Category: NCAA | Team: Duke Blue Devils

Gilliland, Labonte find success with the push

DAYTONA BEACH, Fla. -- At the end of the 53rd Daytona 500 Sunday, the proof was in the pushing for many, but none so much as David Gilliland and Bobby Labonte whose third- and fourth-place finishes, respectively, were breakthroughs.

"There's no question in my mind Front Row Motorsports is going to be the most improved team in Sprint Cup this season,"
View | Sport: Racing | Category: NASCAR | Team: N/A

Miguel Cotto and Hall of Famer Trainer Emanuel Steward Workout Quotes

HOLLYWOOD, Fla., (Feb. 22, 2011) – World Boxing Association (WBA) super welterweight champion Miguel Cotto and his Hall of Fame trainer Emanuel Steward met with the South Florida media on Tuesday to talk about the Pride of Puerto Rico’s upcoming matchup with two-division world champion Ricardo Mayorga, which will take place on Saturday, March 12, at MGM Grand in Las Vegas, Nev..
View | Sport: Boxing | Category: N/A | Team: Miguel Cotto

Pro Bowl CB Bailey opts to stay in Denver, signs four-year deal

The Denver Broncos have signed Champ Bailey to a four-year deal, keeping the perennial Pro Bowl cornerback off the free agent market.

John Elway, the Broncos' chief of football operations, announced the move in a series of tweets Tuesday afternoon.

"Champ is truly one of the NFL's elite players, a 10-time Pro Bowler who is playing at the absolute highest level," Elway wrote on Twitter. "The commitment and loyalty that Champ has shown to the Broncos, the city of...
View | Sport: Football | Category: NFL | Team: Denver Broncos

Knicks finally land Anthony

The Denver Nuggets have finally completed their long-awaited trade to send Carmelo Anthony(notes) to the New York Knicks.
View | Sport: Basketball | Category: NBA | Team: New York Knicks

Breaking down barriers, one pitch at a time

The girl on the field spent her 13th birthday last week attending the Justin Bieber movie. She wears multi-colored sneakers with mismatched laces. And she once tried to be serious about baseball, only to discover a diamond was a more wonderful place to chase butterflies and sketch infield pictures with the toe of one of those sneakers.
View | Sport: Baseball | Category: MLB | Team: Cleveland Indians

NFL scouting combine speed legends

The most scrutinized event at this year’s NFL scouting combine will once again be the 40-yard dash. And why not? As we’ve seen more than once...
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