Saturday, December 20, 2014

The Buffalo Bills haven't been in the playoff hunt in mid-December in a decade. They haven't made the playoffs since the Clinton Administration.

Those two facts might make life for the 8-6 Bills hard entering their game Sunday against the Oakland Raiders. The Bills are ninth in the AFC but a game out of holding a Wild Card slot. They lose most tiebreakers.

So they need the Houston Texans to beat the Baltimore Ravens. And the... Read at Bills 101

Another day, another Troy Tulowitzki to the New York Mets story. Despite everything that points to the Mets being reluctant to meet the Colorado Rockies' demands, the story will simply not die. Not only that, though, there's the potential that the Colorado Rockies don't actually want to Tulowitzki, at least not now. So, why do these rumors persist? Well, it just makes so much sense.

The Mets have pretty much nothing going for them... Read at Rockies 101

On Thursday night, Phil Jackson tried to make an upgrade to the rather lowly New York Knicks, but he swung and missed on landing Rajon Rondo.

Instead, it was the Dallas Mavericks, who were already in advanced stages of trade talks with the Boston Celtics, as the Mavericks acquired the All Star point guard from Boston on Thursday night in a deal that sends Jameer Nelson, Jae Crowder, Brandon Wright, Dwight Powell, a conditional first round pick in 2015 and a second round pick in 2016.

Read at Knicks 101

After defenseman Robyn Regehr suffered an upper-body injury during Thursday’s 6-4 victory over the St. Louis Blues, the Los Angeles Kings recalled defenseman Jeff Schultz from the Manchester Monarchs of the American Hockey League and placed defenseman Robyn Regehr on injured reserve. Regehr is said to be out for two to three weeks per Kings, Dean Lombardi.

Schultz, whose name is on the 2014 Stanley Cup, aided the Kings in seven post season games during last season’s victory when... Read at LA Kings 101

In what was the last NASCAR Nationwide Series race ever, Matt Kenseth beat out Kyle Larson on a green-white-checkered finish Saturday, to score the victory in the Ford EcoBoost 300 at Homestead Miami Speedway. XFINITY will become the new title sponsor of NASCAR's second series next season.

For Kenseth, it was his first Nationwide Series win of 2014 and the 29th of his career. He drove the No. 20 GameStop Joe Gibbs Racing Toyota around the outside of Larson on the final restart in... Read at Motorsports 101