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Daulton's death leads to theories

Subscriber onlySince Darren Daulton died because of brain cancer Aug. 6, heartfelt tributes have honored the way he led a raucous Philadelphia Phillies team to the World Series in 1993. Continue reading...

Uh, Leonard, did you really mean that?

Subscriber onlyRookies, am I right? Continue reading...

Jeff Fisher's mediocrity worth 2 days

Subscriber onlyDoughnut Hole Day. Wooden Roller Coaster Day. Wear One Sock to Work Day. Continue reading...

Mallett's day not one for highlight reel

Subscriber onlyJoe Flacco's balky back has the Baltimore Ravens quarterback on the shelf for now, and when he'll be ready to go is anybody's guess. Continue reading...

Bears LB wraps up choking man

Subscriber onlyChicago Bears linebacker Jerrell Freeman was hustling through the Austin, Texas, airport Sunday afternoon with a delayed flight and a hankering for some barbecue. So he angled toward the food court, placed his order at the Salt Lick Taco Bar and prepared to attack a chopped brisket sandwich. Continue reading...

Vlad's power still a show worth a view

Subscriber onlyBaseball great Vladimir Guerrero has been retired since playing for the Baltimore Orioles in 2011, and with 449 career home runs he had plenty of opportunities to admire his handiwork. Continue reading...

For 11 days, players stick to the ice

Subscriber onlyFatigue gave way to emotion for Les Kuntar on Monday when he attempted to put into perspective spending the past 11 days playing one continuous hockey game. Continue reading...

Few beers don't stop Series save

Subscriber onlyFor the past 12 years, one of the worst-kept secrets in Chicago sports was that Mark Buehrle had enjoyed a few cold ones before recording a save in the 2005 World Series. Continue reading...

Pistons' pick gets icy stares for film taste

Subscriber onlyLuke Kennard is about to be a millionaire NBA player, but he can't let go of his love for the Disney movie Frozen. Continue reading...

Night of fun costs Gronk, crew $102K

Subscriber onlyIt's hard to imagine going to a bar and finishing the night with a six-figure tab. But, we all can't be Rob Gronkowski. Continue reading...

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