Editor’s note: This is the first part in a series that spotlights three Raiders-Browns matchups to watch Sunday, 1:25 p.m., at FirstEnergy Stadium. Raiders NT Justin Ellis vs. Browns C John Greco Tale of the tape: Ellis (68): 6-foot-2, 311 pounds, rookie season,...
There are just five playoff spots available for seven NFC playoff-contending teams from the West, East and North divisions. The NFC South was removed from the equation because, at this stage, there is not a high probability a wild-card team will emerge from that division....
Joe Pavelski takes a feed from Joe Thornton and wrists it through traffic to even the score at 3-3 against the Blue Jackets.
The Sharks have had trouble holding early leads and Thursday wasn't any different as the Blue Jackets came from behind twice to win 5-4.
Hunter Strickland ran a little hot after Omar Infante took him deep in Game 2, but a day later he showed nothing but respect for his opponents.
The A’s and San Jose agreed on a new seven-year deal to continue negotiations on a potential ballpark, hoping to stay in the Bay Area.
Giants pitcher Tim Lincecum went for an MRI on his lower back Thursday, but threw the ball later in the day and felt good about his prognosis.