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St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Maddon's tenure as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays came to a sudden end after nine seasons when he exercised an opt-out clause in his contract on Friday. Maddon had managed the Rays since 2006, leading them to one World Series berth...
Boston, MA (SportsNetwork.com) - Boston Bruins defenseman Zdeno Chara will be sidelined for the next 4-to-6 weeks because of a torn left knee ligament. Chara was hurt during the first period of Thursday's game against the New York Islanders while delivering a hit to John Tavares...
(Indianapolis, IN) -- The Indianapolis Colts will be without veteran wide receiver Reggie Wayne this weekend against the Pittsburgh Steelers. Colts head coach Chuck Pagano says the franchise's second-leading receiver is out for the contest after he injured his elbow last week...
St. Petersburg, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Joe Maddon's tenure as manager of the Tampa Bay Rays came to a sudden end after nine seasons when he exercised an opt-out clause in his contract, the team announced Friday. Maddon had managed the Rays since 2006, leading them to one World...
Detroit, MI (SportsNetwork.com) - Detroit Tigers first baseman Miguel Cabrera had surgery this week on injuries to his right ankle and foot, the team said Friday. The procedure to remove bone spurs in his ankle and repair a stress fracture to his navicular bone occurred...
Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Peyton Manning didn't have much time to savor his latest NFL record for career touchdown passes, but he added to that record on Thursday night. Manning threw three touchdown passes to Emmanuel Sanders in the Denver Broncos' 35-21 victory over the...
El Segundo, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Recurring nerve damage in his back will keep Steve Nash from playing in his 19th NBA season. The Los Angeles Lakers announced Thursday that after consulting with the team's medical staff, both Nash and the organization believe it is in the...
(Los Angeles, CA) -- Future Hall of Famer Steve Nash's career could be coming to an end. Multiple outlets have reported the Lakers point guard will miss the upcoming season due to nerve damage in his back. Nash averaged 6.8 points and 5.7 assists in only 15 games last season. He...
(Undated) -- The NFL says plans to field a team in London are continuing on schedule. The league's international chief said Thursday he believed in 2007 it would take 15 years to place a team in the British capital and so far he's not encountered any obstacles. Confidence in the...