2:15 AM EDT, Sat October 25, 2014
Net Income / NetsDaily 2 hours ago

How the Nets got a trade exception out of the Marquis Teague deal

In effect, the Nets and 76ers completed two simultaneous trades today.  Brooklyn acquired Casper Ware with the pre-existing Tyshawn Taylor trade exception then sent Marquis Teague and a second round pick in 2019 to Philly for Ware, whose contract was non-guaranteed.  As a result, yhe Nets got a $1,120,920 trade exception as well, the value of Teague's contract.Here's how it worked...Ware is scheduled to make $816,482 this season, none of it protected.  The Nets still had a $788,872 TE left over from the Taylor deal that didn't expire until January.  Teams can add up to $100,000 to the...
Sons of Steve Garvey 11 hours ago
Joe Maddon Quits Rays, But It, Like, Totally Doesn't Mean Anything

Joe Maddon Quits Rays, But It, Like, Totally Doesn't Mean Anything

So... Sources: Manager Joe Maddon has exercised an opt-out clause in his contract and is leaving the Tampa Bay Rays immediately.— Buster Olney (@Buster_ESPN) October 24, 2014 But then... early word: maddon not considering LA an option at all. he understands friedman is committed to mattingly.— Jon Heyman (@JonHeymanCBS) October 24, 2014 And... Andrew Friedman: Don Mattingly will manage the #Dodgers next season. Joe Maddons availability wont change that.— Dylan Hernandez (@dylanohernandez) October 24, 2014 Nothing to see here! Move along! Everyone is assuredly telling the absolute truth,...
Topeka Capital-Journal 2 hours ago

Royals edge Giants, 3-2, in Game 3 of World Series

SAN FRANCISCO — Jeremy Guthrie pitched shutout ball into the sixth inning, Lorenzo Cain drove in an early run off Tim Hudson and made a pair of nifty catches, and the Kansas City Royals beat the San Francisco Giants 3-2 Friday night to take a 2-1 World Series lead. Cain’s RBI groundout three batters in put the Royals ahead, and Kansas City expanded its lead to 3-0 in the sixth when Alex Gordon hit an RBI double off Cain and scored on Eric Hosmer’s single off left-hander Javier Lopez. read more
Boston Herald 1 hour ago
Patriots hope to turn ’em over

Patriots hope to turn ’em over

FOXBORO — When the Patriots opened this week’s game plan and flipped through pages of the Bears’ array of offensive weapons, it might have been natural to wonder, “How do we stop all of these guys?”And then they turned on the tape.The Bears’ remarkable ability to turn the ball over has neutralized an offense that dominates fantasy football lineups and video games but performs below average where it matters. As such, the Patriots’ turnover-thirsty defense could have a party tomorrow at Gillette Stadium.
Times-Picayune 2 hours ago

New Orleans Saints know Sunday night vs. Packers is 'a big one'

Technically, Sunday night's matchup against the Green Bay Packers (5-2) is not a "must-win" game for the New Orleans Saints (2-4). In terms of making the playoffs, next Thursday's game against the Carolina Panthers (3-3-1) means more. But in terms of...
San Jose Mercury News 1 hour ago

Purdy: Giants are now the underdog

Kansas City Royals manager Ned Yost uses his bullpen to fullest advantage in subduing the San Francisco Giants in the all-important third game of the World Series.
Denver Post 45 mins ago
Broncos coach John Fox:

Broncos coach John Fox: "We've moved on" from Jumbo-Tron enthusiasm

Typically the day after the game focuses on film review. Friday centered on the Jumbo-Tron screen. The Broncos trended on the Internet because of their dominant win over the San Diego Chargers and Peyton Manning's criticism of the stadium operator.

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