Month: December 2017

The Chicago Cubs have agreed to a two-year deal with free-agent left-hander Drew Smyly, the team announced Tuesday night. Smyly gets $10 million over two years and can earn $7 million in performance bonuses, a source told ESPN’s Jerry Crasnick. Smyly, the Seattle Mariners‘ big offseason acquisition last season, never threw a regular-season pitch due
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CALGARY, Alberta — Former NHL defenseman Zarley Zalapski has died at age 49, according to the Flames. No cause of death was given. Zalapski, a native of Edmonton, Alberta, played 637 NHL games for Calgary, Pittsburgh, Hartford, Montreal and Philadelphia from 1987 to 2000. Zalapski was a member of the Canadian team that finished fourth
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Promoter Tom Loeffler’s “Superfly 2” card continued to come together on Tuesday, with the announcement of the opening bout of the Feb. 24 tripleheader at The Forum in Inglewood, California. Former world titleholder Carlos Cuadras and former two-time title challenger McWilliams Arroyo will square off in the scheduled 10-round opener of a “Boxing After Dark”
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FOXBOROUGH, Mass. – The New England Patriots are close to an agreement on a two-year contract with free-agent wide receiver Kenny Britt, a league source tells ESPN. Britt’s agent wouldn’t confirm the deal, but Britt – who was waived by the Cleveland Browns on Friday and went unclaimed – visited New England on Tuesday. Kenny
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6:34 PM ET Bob PockrassNASCAR Close • NASCAR writer for ESPN.com• 2009, 2013 NMPA Writer of the Year• More than 25 years experience covering motorsports Kurt Busch, who said two weeks ago that he “absolutely” planned to return to Stewart-Haas Racing, has signed a contract to remain at SHR with sponsorship from Monster Energy, Busch announced Tuesday. Busch,
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James Madison‘s top-ranked team has been led by its defense, but credit the school’s administration for going on the offensive with second-year coach Mike Houston to help counter interest from FBS schools. Athletic director Jeff Bourne announced on Tuesday the university has agreed to a 10-year contract extension with Houston, 46, which will keep him
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ESPN FC Global Scores Transfers Teams Leagues Cups Video More ESPN.com Search Site Terms Featured Matches Featured Matches Previous Burnley Stoke City 7:45 PM UTC Game Details Home: 13/10  Draw: 11/5  Away: 13/5  Odds from bet365 bet365 Huddersfield Town Chelsea 8:00 PM UTC Game Details Home: 8/1  Draw: 7/2  Away: 4/9  Odds from bet365 bet365
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Jupp Heynckes says Bayern Munich aren’t ready to celebrate anything despite their comfortable position at the top of the Bundesliga. Germany international Serge Gnabry will definitely return to Bayern Munich next summer, according to CEO Karl-Heinz Rummenigge. Gnabry, 22, is spending this season on loan at Bundesliga rivals Hoffenheim, having joined Bayern on a three-year
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