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Lakers Beat Hornets 104-96, Hold On To Eighth Place In The West

The Lakers are now a half-game ahead of the Jazz for the final playoff spot.

The Los Angeles Lakers are not used to battling down the stretch for the last playoff spot, but they are off to a good start after beating the New Orleans Hornets 104-96 Tuesday night. Kobe Bryant stepped up to the challenge and led the Lakers with 30 points, six rebounds, and six assists. Bryant’s Lakers… Read more »

Minnesota Wild’s Dany Heatley To Miss Rest Of Season

Heatley has 21 points this season.

The Minnesota Wild are currently preparing for a run at the Stanley Cup but will now have to make a major adjustment as star right winger Dany Heatley will miss the rest of the season including the playoffs. Heatley was hurt in a scuffle last Wednesday against the San Jose Sharks and went in for… Read more »

Rangers Beat Rays 5-4 In Wild Finish [Video]

Joe Nathan got his second save of the season after the bad call.

The Texas Rangers beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-4 Monday night in a game that was overshadowed by the last pitch. Rangers closer Joe Nathan struck out Ben Zobrist with a full-count and two outs in the bottom of the ninth to end the game, which was immediately viewed as a terrible call by home… Read more »

Giants Hold Off Rockies, End 2-Game Skid

Hunter Pence hit his third homer of the season if the first inning.

The San Francisco Giants held off the Colorado Rockies 4-2 late Monday night to end a two-game losing streak. Outfielder Hunter Pence hit a three-run home run in the first inning and helped the Giants end the Rockies five-game winning streak. Madison Bumgarner was on the mound for the Giants and pitched 5.2 innings while… Read more »

Sergio Aguero’s Late Goal Leads Man City To Win In Manchester Derby

City has now won two straight at Old Trafford.

Manchester City has no chance of catching Manchester United in the English Premier League standings in 2013, but, for the second straight season, they have gone into Old Trafford and stunned United. Striker Sergio Aguero came into the match late in the second half and netted his 10th goal in the Premier League to beat… Read more »

NHL Winter Classic Set For 2014, League Wants More Outdoor Games

The NHL is looking into multiple Winter Classics a season.

The 2014 NHL Winter Classic will feature a match-up between the Detroit Red Wings and Toronto Maple Leafs and will take place on New Year’s Day, but the NHL isn’t stopping there. After the press conference to unveil the 2014 Winter Classic, NHL chief operating officer John Collins made it known that there is much… Read more »