February 2018 archive

Feb 28

Penguins go for seventh straight win at Florida


Pittsburgh Penguins star Evgeni Malkin is in for quite a battle. Malkin has an amazing 20 goals and 37 points since Jan. 1. He has 34 goals this season, tied with fellow Russian Alex Ovechkin of the Washington Capitals for the league lead. Brassard has averaged 19 goals and 48 points over the past five …

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Feb 27

Pacers rout Hawks 116-93, win fourth straight game


Thaddeus Young just wanted to supply the Indiana Pacers with energy. He ended up giving them plenty of points, too. Young scored 16 of his 20 points in the first half and the Pacers never trailed in a 116-93 rout of the hapless Atlanta Hawks on Friday night. Backup forward Domantas Sabonis led the Pacers …

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Feb 24

Cavaliers’ Larry Nance Jr. to switch from No. 24 to his dad’s retired No. 22 starting next week


Newly acquired forward Larry Nance Jr. will be abandoning his No. 24 Cleveland Cavaliers jersey next week to don No. 22, the retired number that his father, Larry Nance Sr., wore when he played for the Cavs. “My dad is a man of few words, so he kind of just let me know with a …

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Feb 21

While many NFL fans were thrilled the Eagles defeated the Patriots in Super Bowl 52, another hot topic from Sunday’s game has taken the Internet by storm.


During Justin Timberlake’s halftime performance, one kid seemed cool as a cucumber that he was standing next to one of the biggest pop stars in the world. Overshadowed by all the hoopla immediately following Super Bowl 52 was Rob Gronkowski declining to deny a report from Pro Football Talk’s Mike Florio that offseason retirement by …

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