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Knicks, Carmelo in Trouble with Owner, Fans

Carmelo Anthony said it was Knicks owner James Dolan’s idea to tweet out an apology on the Knicks’ Twitter account, still claiming he didn’t say anything wrong to the heckler late in Tuesday’s loss to the Blazers. Carmelo: Apology

QB Flacco Gets Huge Deal from Ravens

Flacco signed a three-year contract extension, the team announced. The new deal would keep the quarterback under team control through the 2021. It’s a three-year extension for $66.4 million with a signing bonus of $40 million. Joe Flacco,

Yanks Chapman Suspended 30 days

Chapman will not appeal the suspension, the first handed out under a policy that MLB and the Major League Baseball Players Association jointly agreed to in August following several high-profile incidents among NFL players. Chapman suspended 30

Brewer Farm Hand’s Crazy Laugh

Brett Phillips really at spring training for everyone to marvel at his bizarre laugh. Like pitcher Will Smith in the video, telling a series of dad jokes, all of which cause Phillips to lose it. Brett Phillips’s Laugh Remains

Broncos Franchise Von Miller

The Broncos and their chief roster architect, John Elway, had only one franchise-player designation at their disposal and had no choice but to use it on Miller to keep him off the free agent market.  Broncos franchise-tag

Cespedes & Syndergaard Ride Horses to Practice

Cespedes, decked out in full cowboy gear, rode Candy. Syndergaard wore a blue Mets batting helmet and rode a nameless horse.  Mets’ Noah Syndergaard masterminded horse stunt with Yoenis Cespedes Via Here’s the story behind the horse stunt 03/01/2016

Ivy League Ends Full Tackle Practices

The Ivy League coaches unanimously approved the measure. Their decision is expected to be adopted once it is affirmed by the league’s athletic directors, policy committee and university presidents. Ivy League Moves to Eliminate Tackling at Practices

Mets Send Star to Doc for Pink Eye?

Manager Terry Collins said that Curtis Granderson left early to go see an eye doctor, adding that the Mets are worried he may have contracted pink eye. Mets fear Curtis Granderson may have pink eye Via Granderson left Monday’s