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Twitter to Stream Thursday NFL Games Free

Twitter won the bidding for the digital streaming rights to the NFL’s Thursday night games, commissioner Roger Goodell announced Tuesday morning — on Twitter, of course. Twitter to stream Thursday night NFL games Via Twitter won


Super ‘Nova – Villanova Champs!

Villanova’s Kris Jenkins calmly tossed the ball to Ryan Arcidiacono, 4.7 seconds and approximately 70 feet away from the first true buzzer-beater and greatest ending in college basketball title game history. Processing immortality, family in the wake


UNC Holds Small Edge in Predictions

North Carolina, the preseason No. 1, and Villanova, which spent three weeks as the top team in the land, are the last two teams standing and will settle the score in tonight’s Finals. Our experts are leaning


Fred Couples Pulls Out of Masters

The powers that be at Augusta National might want to consider hiring a full-time chiropractor to help out their past Masters champions now that Tiger Woods and Fred Couples have pulled out. Acute back issues force Fred Couples


Weather Cancels East Coast Opening Games

Opening Day has to wait for fans of four Major League Baseball teams, as unexpected wintry weather led to a pair of postponements Monday for the Yankees, Astros, Red Sox and Indians. Waiting list: Winter weather delays


Carolina Beats Rangers, NY Fails to Clinch

The Rangers would have clinched a playoff berth with a win in either regulation or overtime. Instead, the loss and Pittsburgh’s victory over Nashville dropped the Rangers into third place. Rangers Fall in Carolina and Miss Chance


Do Final Four Domes Affect Shooters?

The last time the Final Four was played at Houston’s NRG Stadium, Butler ad UConn combined to shoot 26 percent from the field in the final game and only one team broke 40 percent shooting in any


Relive Mets WS Loss to Royals in Photos

Shock. Anger. Agony. Pain. Behold the faces of Mets fans in this picture, taken by The Times’s Chang W. Lee as the Royals’ Eric Hosmer dived safely home to tie the score in the ninth inning of


Another Surfer Suffers Shark Attack

Brett Connellan, 22, was flown by helicopter to Sydney’s St. George Hospital in serious condition after he was attacked 75 miles to the south off a beach near Kiama, a police statement said. Pro surfer Brett Connellan in serious


Redskins Sign TE Vernon Davis

Entering his age-32 season, Davis appeared to be in sharp decline last season after San Francisco traded him to the Broncos last year. Redskins signing TE Vernon Davis to one-year deal Via Vernon Davis has found a