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Portland Watching Former Blazer With Close Eye

On January 14, 2009 By JETLaw

The Portland Trail Blazers, twelve games ahead of the Memphis Grizzlies in the standings, are closely monitoring the Grizzlies’ next couple games. They aren’t doing so out of fear that Memphis is a threat to their possible playoff spot in 2009, but rather because they are a threat to [...]

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The New York Yankees have long been the financial bullies of baseball, but the team’s offseason acquisition of CC Sabathia (7 years, $161 million), A.J. Burnett (5 years, $82.5 million), and Mark Teixeira (8 years, $180 million) to the tune of more than [...]

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Sports Illustrated columnist Peter King recently wrote an interesting piece posing his thoughts on the future of the National Football League (NFL) in the context of labor negotiations. The current form of the NFL’s Collective Bargaining Agreement (CBA) will govern league relations until 2011. However, if a new agreement is not reached [...]

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