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NCAA Tournament: Culver, Tenacious Texas Tech End Buffalo's Dream Season, Advance To Sweet 16Texas Tech's dominant defense earned the Red Raiders a second consecutive trip to the Sweet 16.
Islanders' Bounce Back Complete, Keep Heat On In Race For Metro Crown With Shutout Of CoyotesThe New York Islanders used a smothering defense and some timely scoring to move closer to a playoff berth.
Patriots Tight End Gronkowski Announces Retirement From NFLRob Gronkowski is officially retiring from the NFL. The tight end made the announcement on Instagram on Sunday evening.
Clippers Win Fifth Straight, Beat Knicks 124-113Doc Rivers insists he doesn't stress about the standings or speculate about seeding.If he decides to look Sunday, he'll be delighted with how high his Clippers have climbed.
Georgiev Leads Rangers Past Maple Leafs 2-1 In OvertimeAlexandar Georgiev has now stopped 130 of 136 shots in three career appearances against Toronto.
Devils Play Spoiler With Shootout Win Over CoyotesDrew Stafford scored in regulation for New Jersey, and MacKenzie Blackwood made 23 saves in regulation and stopped five of six chances in the shootout.
Bailey Powers Islanders Past Flyers 4-2The Islanders (43-25-7) moved within a point of idle Washington for first place in the Metropolitan Division.
Patriots Owner Robert Kraft: 'I Am Truly Sorry'“I am truly sorry. I know I have hurt and disappointed my family, my close friends, my co-workers, our fans and many others who rightfully hold me to a higher standard,” Kraft said.
Nets Eliminate Lakers From Playoff Picture, 111-106D'Angelo Russell took no public pleasure in playing a pretty big role in officially eliminating the Los Angeles Lakers from playoff contention for yet another season.

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Jacob deGrom still without an extension and he’s not happy about itBrodie Van Wagenen has made several big moves this offseason, but he’ll be defined by the one he hasn’t made yet: re-signing ace Jacob deGrom. At the same time seemingly everyone around baseball is signing a contract extension, the reigning National League Cy Young Award winner remains in limbo on the last year of his […] Jacob deGrom still without an extension and he’s not happy about it - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
Justin Verlander picking Astros extension over free agency a smart moveFormer MVP and Cy Young Award winner Justin Verlander is close to a two-year contract extension with the Houston Astros. Another member of the possible 2020 free agent class is close to coming off the market. Justin Verlander and the Houston Astros are nearing a two-year contract extension worth around $66 million, according to Mark […] Justin Verlander picking Astros extension over free agency a smart move - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
Chris Sale extension a big risk for the Boston Red SoxChris Sale and the Boston Red Sox are close to a contract extension, but the team might not be getting the pitcher they think they are. Chris Sale and the Boston Red Sox are going all-in on his left arm for the foreseeable future. Sale, 29, is close to signing a contract extension with the […] Chris Sale extension a big risk for the Boston Red Sox - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
Where will baseball’s next mega-deal get paid out?Recently, Nolan Arenado, Bryce Harper, and Manny Machado have all received big deals from their current teams. These deals show that teams reward baseball’s best players with big contracts. After Mike Trout’s deal, several other stars could get big paydays in the near future. Every year, Major League Baseball teams look to sign their star […] Where will baseball’s next mega-deal get paid out? - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites
Paul Goldschmidt finally getting paid like a superstarSix-time All-Star first baseman Paul Goldschmidt is close to a contract extension with the St. Louis Cardinals that will finally pay him the money he deserves Paul Goldschmidt is finally getting paid like the superstar that he is. The 31-year-old Goldschmidt and the St. Louis Cardinals are close to signing a five-year contract extension, according […] Paul Goldschmidt finally getting paid like a superstar - FanSided - FanSided - Sports News, Entertainment, Lifestyle & Technology - 300+ Sites