6:07 PM EST, Wed December 17, 2014
CelticsBlog 1 hour ago

NBA trade rumor: Celtics prepared to trade Rajon Rondo, Jeff Green

welp Well, I was itching for some trade rumors, and now I've got the one I least wanted to read. Sources: Celtics showing willingness to trade Rajon Rondo - Yahoo Sports As much as ever in his nine seasons in Boston, the Celtics have left strong impressions with rival organizations that they’re prepared to make a deal that includes Rondo, sources said. Boston has been engaged in discussions described as "serious" in recent days, but no trade agreement is imminent. Boston's asking price for Rondo remains "pretty high, probably higher than most want to pay," one league official told...
Boston Globe 27 mins ago

Report: Celtics Showing 'Increased Willingness' to Trade Rajon Rondo

The Celtics have shown an increased willingness to trade away star point guard Rajon Rondo, according to a Yahoo! report.
Green Street | WEEI 59 mins ago

Report: Celtics engaged in ‘serious’ Rajon Rondo trade discussions

It was bound to come sooner or later, and sure enough, just days after free agents signed over the summer became eligible to be traded, Celtics point guard Rajon Rondo is reportedly on the market. Talks of a trade involving Rondo have increased in recent days, according to Yahoo Sports columnists Adrian Wojnarowski and Marc […]
Rotoworld 2 hours ago

Celtics have renewed interest on Rondo deal? - Rajon Rondo (G) Boston Celtics

The Boston Celtics are exhibiting a renewed willingness to pursue trade packages that include Rajon Rondo, according to Yahoo! Sports.

Ray McDonald being investigated for possible sexual assault

Defensive lineman Ray McDonald is the focus of a San Jose police investigation for the second time this season, and this time as a suspect in a possible sexual assault Monday, police announced.   For more on the investigation, here… Continue Reading →
San Jose Mercury News 2 hours ago

49ers release Ray McDonald in wake of sexual assault allegation

The 49ers have released Ray McDonald in the wake of the latest criminal investigation against the defensive lineman.
Baltimore Sun 2 hours ago

Ray McDonald, focus of sexual-assault investigation, released by 49ers

San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald is being investigated for a possible sexual assault, according to the San Jose Police Department.
Denver Post 2 hours ago

49ers' Ray McDonald investigated for sexual assault

Northern California authorities said Wednesday that they are investigating San Francisco 49ers defensive lineman Ray McDonald on suspicion of sexual assault.
With Bulls up next, Carmelo Anthony not wondering 'What if'

With Bulls up next, Carmelo Anthony not wondering 'What if'

When the Knicks head to Chicago Thursday to play the Bulls, Anthony will step on what could've been his home court.
Newsday 2 hours ago

Carmelo Anthony won't second-guess decision not to sign with Bulls

When Carmelo Anthony takes on the Bulls Thursday night, he'll have a clear picture of what could have been had he chosen differently and signed with them in the offseason. Namely, the Knicks will be facing a team that's 15-9 and pose massive difficulties for a squad in a tailspin.
Houston Chronicle 3 hours ago

Dwight Howard, listed as questionable, still feeling stiffness in knee

Rockets center Dwight Howard remained questionable to play Wednesday night in Denver, but did go through the Wednesday morning shootaround and said he was not concerned about the swelling and stiffness that followed his return to the court on Saturday. “I feel a lot better today,” Howard said. “They said the recovery process will be […]
Rotoworld 5 hours ago

Dwight Howard (knee) goes through shootaround - Dwight Howard (F/C) Houston Rockets

Dwight Howard (knee) participated in the morning shootaround, but is still questionable for Wednesday's game vs. Denver.

Julian Edelman Listed With a Concussion On Patriots' Injury Report

Edelman has been listed with a thigh injury for weeks, but was also listed with a concussion on Wednesday's practice report, although it did not prevent him from practicing.
It Is What It Is | WEEI 1 hour ago

Julian Edelman (thigh/concussion), LeGarrette Blount (shoulder) among 12 Patriots limited

FOXBORO — Another week, another crowded injury report for the Patriots. Only Dominique Easley missed Wednesday’s practice, as he was placed on injured reserve, but 12 other Patriots players were limited as the team prepares for Sunday’s game against the Jets at MetLife Stadium. Julian Edelman (thigh/concussion)...
Bolts From The Blue 6 hours ago

Week 15 Grades: Chargers Spit the Bit

The Chargers waste another solid defensive outing against an AFC contender, and now find themselves on Playoff Life Support, needing help over the last 2 weeks to make a 2nd straight playoff appearance. Quarterback: F For the 2nd straight week, the Chargers needed Philip Rivers to play big. For the 2nd straight week, he may have had the worst game of anyone on the team. Rivers finished with 24 completions on 41 attempts (58.5%) for 232 yards (5.65 YPA), with 1 TD pass and a pair of terrible interceptions, which crushed any possibility of a late comeback. For the 2nd straight week, Rivers...
Rotoworld 4 hours ago

Philip Rivers held out again Wednesday - Philip Rivers (QB) San Diego Chargers

Philip Rivers (chest) remained sidelined at Wednesday's practice.

Aaron Rodgers leads Pro Bowl voting by fans

With the conclusion of fan voting on Monday, Packers quarterback Aaron Rodgers received 1,015,004 fan votes to lead all NFL All-Stars in balloting for the 2015 Pro Bowl, NFL.com announced.
Plain Dealer 6 hours ago

Kevin Love a game-time decision versus Atlanta Hawks with flu-like symptoms

The Cavaliers could be without their power forward Kevin Love when they take the court against the Hawks at 7 p.m. at The Q.
San Jose Mercury News 54 mins ago

Colin Kaepernick: You want to have a high standard, and we do. You have to abide by that

Colin Kaepernick called Ray McDonald's plight "very unfortunate" but "understands" why the 49ers cut ties with the defensive lineman who's a suspect in a possible sexual assault.

Russell Okung "still in the mix" for this week, and other Seahawks injury updates

Pete Carroll wouldn't rule Russell Okung out for this week during his Monday press conference, and two days later the...

49ers add Tanner to banged-up backfield; place Celek on IR

Running backs Frank Gore (concussion) and Carlos Hyde (knee) also exited the defeat to the Seahawks, leaving the 49ers to turn to Alfonso Smith, who hadn’t played an offensive snap since he was signed Nov. 11. Smith had six yards on four carries and inspired this response from Seattle defensive end Michael Bennett: “I don’t even know who No. 38 is.”
Peachtree Hoops 4 hours ago

Hawks vs. Cavaliers: Jeff Teague doubtful with hamstring strain

The Atlanta Hawks could be without Jeff Teague on Wednesday night, as he reportedly is battling a hamstring strain. The Atlanta Hawks have a tough test on the road on Wednesday evening, as they face off with a multi-talented Cleveland Cavaliers team. Unfortunately for Mike Budenholzer and his team, they may be short-handed when the game tips off, as Jeff Teague could reportedly miss the game as a result of a hamstring strain. Chris Vivlamore of the Atlanta Journal-Constitution brings word that Teague is doubtful to play in the game, and speculation is rampant that Teague suffered the...
CSN Washington 6 hours ago

Trent Williams, Jason Hatcher sidelined Wednesday

Redskins veterans Trent Williams and Jason Hatcher watching practice Wednesday; Jordan Reed not present.

Eli Manning is off the injury report

On Wednesday, the Giants began prepping for Sunday's meeting with the St. Louis Rams, and Manning was off the injury report.
Baltimore Sun 33 mins ago

Chris Canty, Jacoby Jones sidelined at practice, Torrey Smith not on injury report

Ravens defensive end Chris Canty didn't practice Wednesday because of a lingering ankle injury, but he downplayed the severity and is expected to start Sunday against the Houston Texans.

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