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Thinkstock(BOSTON) -- Former Boston Red Sox infielder Kevin Youkilis is calling it a career.Youkilis' agent announced Thursday that the man known as "The Greek God of Walks" is retiring.The 35-year-old Youkilis played for three teams during his ten major league seasons, but is most known for his time as a [...]
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NBA Via Cleveland Cavaliers (CLEVELAND) -- The Cleveland Cavaliers are close to signing center Anderson Varejao to a three-year, $30 million extension that would begin at the start of the 2015-16 season, according to 32-year-old Varejao has played all of his 10 NBA seasons in Cleveland and is said [...]
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Streeter Lecka/Getty Images(LOUISVILLE, Ky.) -- No. 2 Florida State rallied from a 17 point third quarter deficit to beat No. 25 Louisville 42-31 Thursday night. Florida State (8-0, 5-0 ACC) has now won 24 straight. It looked early like there was no stopping the Cardinals, especially running back Michael Dyer. Dyer had [...]
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Mike Ehrmann/Getty Images(CLEVELAND) -- LeBron James' first game back in Cleveland as a member of the Cavaliers didn't have a fairy tale ending.Carmelo Anthony scored a game-high 25 points to help the New York Knicks beat the Cavaliers 95-90 Thursday night, ruining James' homecoming.With 2:58 left in the game, the [...]
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AROD is back

Embattled slugger Alex Rodriguez is back with the New York Yankees. His one-year drug suspension officially expired with the end of the World Series on Wednesday. “A-Rod” has been taken off baseball’s restricted list and reinstated to the Yankees’ 40-man...

Giants are World Champs

San Francisco Giants pitcher Madison Bumgarner is the World Series MVP. Bumgarner pitched five scoreless innings in relief in Game Seven of the Giants’ 3-2 win over the Royals on Wednesday to earn the save. He also won his two starts during the series, including a complete...

NBA season kicks off for locals tonight

  The NBA season kicks into full gear for the locals tonight. The Knicks open the regular season tonight at home against the Bulls at Madison Square Garden. Chicago is considered a strong contender in the East with star guard Derrick Rose back healthy. The Knicks will go up...

Vick to start for reeling Jets

The 1-and-7 Jets are making a change at quarterback. Head coach Rex Ryan says Michael Vick will get the nod this week against the Chiefs instead of Geno Smith. Ryan adds that Vick does not have a stranglehold on the position and that the starting QB status could change again.

Scoreboard Roundup – 10/26/14

(NEW YORK) – MLB: World Series: San Francisco Giants 5 – Kansas City Royals 0 (Giants Lead Series, 3-2) NFL Week 8: Detroit Lions 22 (6-2) – Atlanta Falcons 21 (2-6) Cincinnati Bengals 27 (4-2-1) – Baltimore Ravens 24 (5-3) Kansas City Chiefs 34 (4-3) –...

NY Giants briefed on Ebola before trip to Dallas

The New York Giants are being briefed on Ebola before their trip to Dallas to play the Cowboys this Sunday.  Team officials say athletic trainers, team physicians and the players are being given information about the disease.  The NFL is also working closely with Duke...

Shoreham Wading River wins after losing teammate

The Shoreham-Wading River High School varsity football team took the field for the first time Saturday since losing one of their own during a routine play. The team won Saturday against Wyandanch Memorial High School and retired jersey number 54 in honor of teammate Tom...

24 BILLION dollar deal for the NBA

The NBA is confirming they have reached a new TV deal worth 24-billion dollars.  Commissioner Adam Silver announced a new nine-year contract, worth triple the league’s current deal, with “ESPN” and Turner.  There had been rumors for months that “Fox Sports...