Archive for January, 2013

NBA fines Raptors coach Dwane Casey 25K for criticizing officials

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

The NBA fined Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey $25,000 US on Thursday for his criticism of game officials. Casey was furious after he felt Raptors forward DeMar DeRozan was fouled in the dying seconds of Torontos 93-92 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.



Source: http://www.cbc.ca/sports/basketball/nba/story/2013/01/31/sp-nba-toronto-raptors-dwane-casey-fined-criticism-officials.html?cmp=rss

Pool report: Ravens move to Saints’ facility for Thursday practice (The SportsXchange)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
Baltimore Ravens Practice Pool Report

NFLPA wants Chargers doctor replaced (National Football Post)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
Union says Dr. David Chao liable for malpractice twice.

SWATS co-owner: ‘Not some quack’ peddling products (The Associated Press)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
FULTONDALE, Ala. (AP) -- The owners of the little company that stirred up the Super Bowl controversy with deer antler spray and other performance-enhancing products don't like being labeled snake oil salesmen.

Talented 49ers roster finally comes of age (Reuters)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
NEW ORLEANS (Reuters) - Barely three years since being derided as a sorry parody of the franchise which once dominated the NFL, the San Francisco 49ers have a chance to claim a record-equaling sixth Super Bowl win on Sunday. It has been 18 years since the 49ers last appeared in a Super Bowl - their fifth victory coming against San Diego Chargers in Miami in 1994 - and in that time the franchise endured some poor seasons. ...

NBA fines Raptors coach Dwane Casey $25K for criticizing officials

Thursday, January 31st, 2013

The NBA fined Toronto Raptors coach Dwane Casey $25,000 US on Thursday for his criticism of game officials. Casey was furious after he felt Raptors forward DeMar DeRozan was fouled in the dying seconds of Toronto's 93-92 loss to the Atlanta Hawks on Wednesday night.

Falcons GM has asked Gonzalez to return (The SportsXchange)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
Atlanta Falcons general manager Thomas Dimitroff said Thursday he has asked All-Pro tight end not to retire.

NFL-Talented 49ers roster finally comes of age (Reuters)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
NEW ORLEANS, Jan 31 (Reuters) - Barely three years since being derided as a sorry parody of the franchise which once dominated the NFL, the San Francisco 49ers have a chance to claim a record-equalling sixth Super Bowl win on Sunday. It has been 18 years since the 49ers last appeared in a Super Bowl - their fifth victory coming against San Diego Chargers in Miami in 1994 - and in that time the franchise endured some poor seasons. ...

SUPER BOWL WATCH: Beyonce, avocados, practice (The Associated Press)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Around Super Bowl XLVII and its host city with journalists from The Associated Press bringing the flavor and details of everything surrounding the game:

Gay-rights backers wait for their Jackie Robinson (The Associated Press)

Thursday, January 31st, 2013
NEW ORLEANS (AP) -- Brendon Ayanbadejo has heard from many players who applaud his support of gay marriage - some of them teammates, others from the opposing side of the line.