Monday, March 2, 2015 5:19:42 PM CST
Understanding the NFL franchise tag
What is the NFL franchise tag? It's a mechanism which allows a team, if it chooses, to tender a one-year offer to just one of its potential free agents. With slight variations to the calculus, the tag is basically worth the average of the top five salaries at the player's ...
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Monday, March 2, 2015 5:32:32 PM CST
Hockey player Jordan Leopold's daughter Jordyn asks Minnesota Wild to trade ...
When one of Jordan Leopold's daughters wrote an adorable letter in hopes the National Hockey League's Minnesota Wild would trade for her father, she didn't know her wish would end up coming true. The 11-year-old girl penned a handwritten letter to ...
Jackets grant Leopold's daughter's request-- trade him to be closer to home
Leopold's daughter asked for trade to Wild in letter
Cam Cole: Human side shows on NHL trade deadline day
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:42:55 PM CST
Jimmy Butler Injury Update: Bulls Star Out 3-6 Weeks with Elbow Sprain
The Chicago Bulls will be without Jimmy Butler for the next few weeks, but the damage could've been much worse. The team confirmed the news Monday, announcing Butler had a "Grade 2/3 ulnar ligament sprain and small bone impaction injury to the left ...
The Bulls can survive without Jimmy Butler, but just barely
Jimmy Butler Out 3-6 Weeks With Elbow Injury
Tomball native Jimmy Butler out 3-6 weeks with elbow injury
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:49:44 PM CST
Rockets' James Harden suspended one game for LeBron James kick
The NBA suspended Rockets SG James Harden one game for an incident in Sunday's overtime win over the Cavaliers. With 2:08 remaining in the third quarter, LeBron James tried to strip the ball from Harden. In the fight for the ball, Harden was knocked to ...
Harden Kicks LeBron Below The Belt
James Harden Suspended 1 Game for Kicking LeBron James: Latest Details ...
Harden suspended a game for kicking James below the belt
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:21:01 PM CST
Bell: Time is now for Ndamukong Suh to secure record contract
Timing is worth a lot about now for Ndamukong Suh. In a matter of days, Suh will hit the free agent market and command the richest contract for a defensive player in NFL history. The record $100 million deal that wondrous Houston Texans defensive end J.J. ...
No franchise tag for Detroit's Suh as deadline passes
Report: Redskins will pursue Ndamukong Suh as free agent
NFL Franchise Tag Tracker: Lions won't tag Ndamukong Suh, Chiefs tag Justin ...
Monday, March 2, 2015 4:42:36 PM CST
Honda Classic 2015: Analyzing Top Storylines from Tough Test at PGA National
Padraig Harrington won for the first time on the PGA Tour since 2008 on Monday at the Honda Classic, besting unheralded youngster Daniel Berger in a playoff to claim victory at PGA National. 119 starts after he won the 2008 PGA Championship, Padraig ...
Honda Classic: Padraig Harrington beats Daniel Berger in play-off
Harrington skyrockets up world rankings
Harrington outlasts Jupiter's Berger for 2nd Honda Classic win
Monday, March 2, 2015 4:35:59 PM CST
PGA Tour, Woods' Agent Denying Tiger Suspension
Scott Van Pelt and Ryan Russillo react to Dan Olsen's claim that Tiger Woods was suspended by the PGA Tour for a month. Tags: Tiger Woods, Golf, Dan Olsen · PGA Tour, Woods' Agent Denying Tiger Suspension. PALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla.
Golfer backs down from Tiger Woods claim
Journeyman pro retracts Tiger Woods drug test rumour
Golfer retracts claims about Tiger Woods being suspended
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:52:50 PM CST
To tag or not to tag an NFL quandary
NFL games have begun for 2015. Don't bother checking out your Sunday Ticket, though. This is not football the teams are playing, it's tag. Monday was the deadline for franchises to decide whether to hold onto key players who are pending free agents by ...
Dez Bryant Franchise-Tagged by Cowboys: Latest Contract Details and Reaction
Eight things to know about NFL franchise tag deadline day
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Monday, March 2, 2015 3:39:50 PM CST
Chiefs use tag on NFL sacks leader Houston
Kansas City, MO (SportsNetwork.com) - The Kansas City Chiefs used their franchise tag on reigning NFL sacks leader Justin Houston, the team announced Monday. Houston will earn $13.195 next season under the franchise tag, according to the widely ...
Justin Houston news doesn't bring much clarity to his situation
Report: Kansas City Chiefs will franchise tag LB Justin Houston
Chiefs place franchise tag on All-Pro Houston
Monday, March 2, 2015 5:53:34 PM CST
Yandle has Rangers focused on Stanley Cup run
After making three trades in a span of a few hours Sunday, including the acquisition of defenseman Keith Yandle, New York Rangers general manager Glen Sather would expect nothing less than a a long and successful run in the Stanley Cup Playoffs.