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NFL defends decision to not put Cam Newton in concussion protocol after hits to head
Panthers QB took four hits to the head, but league said 'no indication of concussion'         
-1 points by Arizona Republic | Roger Goodell National Football League Foul Penalty Carolina Panthers Player Draft Focal and diffuse brain injury
Wingstop Player of the Week: Canyon Springs player thriving in new position, leads Pioneers to 2-0 record
Diamante Burton has proven to be more than an ordinary backup quarterback for the Canyon Springs High football team ...
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Concussion video given to every player as NFL season begins
HealthDay News Before the NFL season starts this week, all players were given a concussion education and training video.
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Pokemon Go Wearable to Go on Sale September 16
Pokemon Go is about take a step beyond the phone: Nintendo will start selling a wearable device called Pokemon Go Plus  next week. The device will become available on September 16 for a retail price of $35. Pokemon Go Plus will work a little bit like an activity tracker, connecting to a phone via Bluetooth, and is looking to make... Read more »
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Girls' basketball: Windward celebrates state Division I championship
Vanessa Nygaard, Windward's girls' basketball coach, isn't shy when she's happy. So Nygaard ran onto the court during the presentation of the CIF championship plaque and jumped into the arms of Athletic Director Tyrone Powell. It was the culmination of a joyous moment for Nygaard. Windward won...
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Kansas vs Oregon, Elite Eight: prediction, preview, analysis
KANSAS CITY, Mo. -- En route to the Elite Eight, Kansas won its three NCAA Tournament games by an average of 30 points, averaging 96 points in that span.
1 points by UPI | Kansas NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Championship Kansas City Missouri Player Home Home advantage Road Sprint Nextel
‘No question’ Zetterberg, 36, has been Wings’ best player
Last season, it sure looked like age and many years on the ice rink had caught up with Henrik Zetterberg.        
-2 points by The Detroit News | Ice hockey National Hockey League Player Henrik Zetterberg Players Ice rink Detroit Red Wings Ice
Bobby Portis comes up big in Bulls' dramatic victory over Celtics
With the NBA's All-Star Game break officially on, Bulls players scattered for parts mostly unknown after their dramatic 104-103 victory over the Celtics on Thursday night at the United Center. If Bobby Portis had his druthers, the Bulls would be right back in action Friday. That will happen when...
4 points by Chicago Tribune | English-language films Play Game National Basketball Association American films Chicago Bulls Player 2004 albums
NYCFC land teen midfielder through Manchester City loan
New York City FC announced Tuesday they have signed defensive midfielder Yangel Herrera on loan from sister club Manchester City. The Venezuelan national will spend the entire MLS season, which begins March 5, with NYCFC. Herrera completed a transfer from Atletico Venezula to the English giants just weeks ago, and presumably is making the move...
2 points by New York Post | Manchester City F.C. New York City Venezuela Patrick Vieira Player
Auriemma: Recruiting like-minded players the key to success
STORRS, Conn. — UConn guard Kia Nurse sees a lot of herself when she watches her teammates play and she knows that's not an accident.The Huskies have a chance to win an unprecedented 100th consecutive game on Monday against No. 6 South Carolina. Nurse and her teammates say that consistency comes not just in the way the team plays, but in the type of player Geno Auriemma and his staff bring into the program.
-2 points by Boston Herald | Connecticut Huskies Geno Auriemma Big East Conference Harry A. Gampel Pavilion Player University of Connecticut Players Connecticut Huskies women's basketball
Former Syracuse basketball star Fab Melo dead at 26
The Boston Celtics drafted Melo with the 22nd overall pick in the 2012 NBA Draft.
6848 points by Daily News | Brazil Jim Boeheim South America National Basketball Association Basketball 2003 NCAA Men's Division I Basketball Tournament Big East Conference Player
Doing grunt work makes Larry Nance Jr. a valuable asset for Lakers
On a team dependent on rotations, where few starting spots are guaranteed, the Lakers have tried so many different groups that nearly every player has had a shot at least once this season. Oddly enough, the one player who hasn’t started yet is one of the Lakers’ most important pieces — Larry Nance...
112 points by Los Angeles Times | Phoenix Suns Los Angeles Lakers Cleveland Cavaliers Chicago Bulls Player 2009 NBA Playoffs Luol Deng Week-day names
High Schools: Spenard hits game-winner as Bears pick up 12th straight victory
Scott Spenard had no idea how much time was left on the clock when the ball left his fingertips. But he remembered every detail of the Coe-Brown boys’ basketball team’s final play on Friday like the back of his hand.“We were supposed to run this play where there would be a double screen for me going...
80 points by Concord Monitor | The Players Left-handedness Player The Final
Iona’s biggest scoring threat can’t stay on court long enough
The season was so young and so fresh then, snow was somebody else’s problem. Former Iona standout Mike Glover had visited the New Rochelle campus in mid-November to work out with his old team, and as practice wrapped up a few days before the Gaels’ second game, a one-on-one battle was set up for him...
49 points by New York Post | Game Play Player Seton Hall University Big East Conference
Georgetown men's basketball team involved in bus crash
Georgetown's men's basketball team was involved in a crash on Monday while traveling to Pennsylvania to play Villanova. Team spokesman Mex Carey said in an email that the traffic accident occurred on I-95 North outside of Baltimore. He says there were no major injuries to any members of the team. ...
4 points by The Washington Times | Basketball Washington D.C. Big East Conference Georgetown University Player National Collegiate Athletic Association Monday College basketball
Time for Jeff Hornacek to take responsibility for Knicks disaster
As fans were making their way out of the Garden following yet another ugly Knicks loss, a salesman was trying to unload the last of his Knicks gear for the night. “Get your hats, shirts and foam fingers,” he said to no one in particular. A passing young man, who looked to be about 10...
46 points by New York Post | 2009 NBA Playoffs Los Angeles Lakers Jonathan Coachman Chicago Bulls LeBron James Phoenix Suns Knicks Player
Newman: Justin McCaw is No. 1 ThunderRidge basketball’s Austrian ace in the hole
In a Class 5A boys basketball season defined by parity, star power can get a team to the Denver Coliseum. But it's depth—and the emergence of key role players—that will ultimately decide who walks away a champion.
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Dempsey: Nuggets’ star search looking more and more like it ends with Nikola Jokic
The first, subtle change came a couple of weeks ago. That was when Nikola Jokic became the last player announced during Nuggets pre-game introductions.
106 points by The Denver Post | Dallas Mavericks 2009 NBA Playoffs Dirk Nowitzki Player The A-Team Shooting guard The Lineup 2005–06 NBA season
Breaking down today’s UNLV Rebels-Colorado State game
Breaking down the UNLV basketball game against Colorado State at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Thomas & Mack Center.
9 points by Las Vegas Review-Journal | Colorado Thomas & Mack Center New Mexico Player United States Basketball Arizona Average
Hockey player claims referee broke her nose on Manhattan rink
A referee at Chelsea Piers broke a player’s nose while slamming her onto the ice during a game, a lawsuit alleges.
73 points by Daily News | Ice hockey Play Game Attack Penalty box Penalty Chelsea Piers Player
Colorado girls basketball preview: Front-runners and other teams, players to watch in 5A and 4A
In both big-school classifications, there’s a few frontrunners coupled with an array of talented sleeper teams who are also title hungry.
230 points by The Denver Post | Player Point guard Junior
Dave White's class act comes to a close after 31 years at Huntington Beach Edison
“I love you guys.” Those were Dave White’s heartfelt words as he started greeting and hugging more than 100 former players who walked onto the field to celebrate White’s final Sunset League game as football coach at Huntington Beach Edison. For 31 years, White has pulled off the improbable. He...
270 points by Los Angeles Times | Huntington Beach California Head coach Player Orange County California Billboard Hot Country Songs number-one singles Edison High School Huntington Beach
Game maker Ubisoft sorry for graphic female nudity in new release
Game developer Ubisoft has apologized for depicting female genitalia in the newly released Watch Dogs 2 after a player was banned by Sony for sharing an image from the game online. Read Full Article at
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USC's Pac-12 fate could be decided before Saturday's game, and some players can't bear to look
Porter Gustin sounded indifferent Wednesday when deciding whether he would check the scores of the Colorado and Utah games before USC plays UCLA on Saturday evening, "Eh, I'll probably hear about it. I won't check myself,” he said. "If I'm correct, we need both of those teams to lose, so either...
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Yasiel Puig and Dodgers mock Madison Bumgarner with T-shirts
If you thought Monday’s dustup between Yasiel Puig and Madison Bumgarner was over, think again.
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High schools: Pittsfield boys’ soccer team capitalizes on Concord Christian mistake
It was the kind of match you’d expect when two of the top teams in the division meet – tight, gritty, tense. It was also the kind of match where one mistake might make the difference, and Pittsfield’s Cam Darrah knew it.“Everybody says, play the mistake,” Darrah said. “They made a mistake and I just...
22 points by Concord Monitor | Player
John Fox just lost the right to use unfamiliarity as an excuse
Here’s your Robbie Gould moral: There’s no room for nice in the NFL. Especially when you’re coming off a bad season, and that goes for teams as well as players with deteriorating skills. The Bears are coming off a bad season. They desperately needed to improve their roster. They’re making moves...
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NFL to investigate if concussion protocol followed after hits on Cam Newton

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Rob Lowe slams NFL players protesting on 9/11
Lowe says players who boycott the national anthem on 9/11 should stay in the locker room.         
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Rob Lowe lambasts NFL players protesting on 9/11
Lowe says players who boycott the national anthem on 9/11 should stay in the locker room.         
15315 points by Arizona Republic | 2007 singles 2003 singles The Lockers The Fallen Players Player The Dears Time
Colorado Buffaloes’pushing the pace on offense
Two plays later, Bobo raced down the sidelines and made a miraculous one-handed catch for a 46-yard gain that set up a CU touchdown.
2 points by The Denver Post | Play Player Play American football Buffs Darrin Chiaverini A Little Faster Folsom Field
Explaining the NFL’s concussion protocol after Cam Newton’s helmet-to-helmet hits
A summation of the NFL's concussion protocol, which came under fire after Panthers quarterback Cam Newton took several helmet-to-helmet hits Thursday night without missing any game time:
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NFL defends choice to not put Newton in concussion protocol
Panthers QB took four hits to the head, but league said 'no indication of concussion'         
464 points by Arizona Republic | Roger Goodell National Football League Foul Penalty Carolina Panthers Player Draft Focal and diffuse brain injury