Sabres brace for a shakeup as trade deadline nears – Boston Herald

Boston HeraldBuffalo Sabres’ Alexander Sulzer (52) celebrates with teammates Christian Ehrhoff (10), Matt D’Agostini (27) and Steve Ott (9) after D’Agostini scored the game-winning goal in the overtime session against…

Rebuilding Buffalo Sabres trade goalie Ryan Miller, Steve Ott to St. Louis Blues – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsPHILADELPHIA – The St. Louis Blues and Buffalo Sabres swung open the doors to the 2014 NHL trade season with a blockbuster deal on Friday night. The…

LeBron James’ Mask Hides Miami Heat’s Real Story vs. New York Knicks – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportMIAMI—All ’round the rounded locker room, players were prompted for their perceptions of the black mask and the man who wore it so well. Norris Cole used the word…

Makes sense for Carmelo Anthony to leave Knicks and join Miami Heat – New York Daily News

New York Daily NewsMIAMI — The answer to all of Carmelo Anthony’s problems is right here, with Pat Riley, LeBron James, a proven championship blueprint in place and none of…

John McCain: Bill put Super Bowl in play – Politico

PoliticoSen. John McCain said that if the controversial SB 1062 bill had passed in Arizona, among other issues for the state, it would’ve had an impact on the state’s sporting…

Adam Muema turns back up in Florida wearing clothes from NFL Combine – SB Nation

SB NationOn Friday morning, Muema strolled into the Florida performance facility where he trained for his trip to Indianapolis — reportedly still donning the clothes he had on at the…

Ravens re-sign TE Dennis Pitta for five years, $32 million – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Baltimore Ravens addressed one of their major free agent issues Friday by re-signing Dennis Pitta 11 days before the market opens. A person familiar with the contract told…

Schrager’s Mock Draft 3.0: Who is moving up after NFL Combine? – FOXSports.com

FOXSports.comIt’€™s an amazing thing tracking the NFL Draft Combine from 5,800 miles away, but that’€™s what I did the past several days. In between covering figure skating at the Olympics…

Rory McIlroy shoots a 7-under-par 63 to lead Honda Classic by one shot – MiamiHerald.com

MiamiHerald.comPALM BEACH GARDENS — In the first round of the Honda Classic on Thursday, Rory McIlroy conquered the golf course that left him walking away, head down, with an unfinished…

Tiger Woods struggles to 1-over 71 in first round of Honda Classic – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comTiger Woods didn’t do much on the first day of the Honda Classic. (Getty Images). More Golf: Leaderboard | Rankings | Schedule | Equipment | FedEx Cup | Masters 2014.…

Miami Heat vs New York Knicks NBA betting odds preview, prediction, trends – SB Nation

SB NationThe Miami Heat are a perfect 5-0 SU and ATS over their last five games, while the New York Knicks are going in the opposite direction with a 1-6…

Birdies & Bogeys – ESPN

ESPNPALM BEACH GARDENS, Fla. — As the PGA Tour heads to Florida, Tiger Woods has one FedEx Cup point — 1,829 behind leader Jimmy Walker. Front nine. We’re 15 weeks…

How to watch 2014 Honda Classic online, TV schedule and more – SB Nation

SB NationTiger’s back as the PGA Tour returns to the annual Florida swing, beginning with a loaded field at the Honda Classic. Here’s how to watch Thursday’s opening round. Tweet…

Honda Classic 2014: Tee times, pairings for Thursday’s round – SB Nation

SB NationThe PGA Tour Florida swing tees off on Thursday with the Honda Classic. Tiger Woods, Phil Mickelson and Adam Scott will be among those in action. Tweet Share on…

Around college basketball: Robinson’s shot at OT buzzer completes Michigan’s … – Columbus Dispatch

Columbus DispatchEnlarge Image Michael Conroy | Associated Press Michigan’s Glenn Robinson III hits the winning basket in front of Purdue’s Rapheal Davis as time expires. No. 16 Michigan 77, Purdue…

The NFL Combine: Who Won? – Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalKent State running back Dri Archer ran the fastest 40-yard dash, Texas A&M quarterback Johnny Manziel measured in shorter than expected and Miami (Fla.) punter Pat O’Donnell put…

Royce White works out with Kings, could sign 10-day deal – USA TODAY

USA TODAYThe Sacramento Kings recently worked out 22-year-old forward and mental health advocate Royce White and are likely to sign him to a 10-day contract, two people with knowledge of…

NFL Combine 2014: CB Justin Gilbert among Tuesday’s winners – The Star-Ledger

The Star-LedgerIt was the final day of the NFL Combine and cornerbacks and safeties took the field. The winners were hardly a surprise. Some of the projected top picks stood…

If Arizona bill becomes law, will NFL move Super Bowl? – USA TODAY

USA TODAYSuper Bowl XLIX is scheduled for next February 1 at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale. The NFL has stopped short of saying the game could be moved…

Mizzou’s Michael Sam gets put to the test at NFL Combine – Kansas City Star

Kansas City StarINDIANAPOLIS — Nearly two weeks to the day after he rocketed into public consciousness by announcing he is gay, Missouri defensive end Michael Sam finally got a chance…

NBC releases Winter Olympics ratings data – Newsday

NewsdayNBC announced Tuesday that its coverage of the 2014 Sochi Games reached more Americans through more platforms than any previous Winter Olympics. Mark Lazarus, chairman of NBC Sports Group, recently…

Daily Win: Big winners of the 2014 NFL Draft Combine – SB Nation

Daily Win: Big winners of the 2014 NFL Draft CombineSB NationDaily Win: Big winners of the 2014 NFL Draft Combine. By Dan Rubenstein  @DanRubenstein on Feb 25 2014, 3:25p…

Winter Olympics 2014: The United States won at all the new sports – SB Nation

Winter Olympics 2014: The United States won at all the new sportsSB NationA cynic would point to this and say that the United States got lazy: America couldn’t get good…

Biggest winners and losers from 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics – CBS sports.com (blog)

CBS sports.com (blog)The Olympics have this strange quality to breeze by but at the same time feel like they take a month to complete. In all, it’s 16 days. And…

NFL daft: A partial history of draft day’s terrible decisions and total failures – SB Nation

NFL daft: A partial history of draft day’s terrible decisions and total failuresSB NationPoor NFL. (This is the first time in history that those two words have sat next to…

Seattle Seahawks considering releasing Red Bryant – NFL.com

NFL.comThe two cuts would free up room for Seattle to re-sign defensive end Michael Bennett and receiver Golden Tate, the team’s free-agent priorities. It also helps set up several of…

NFL Combine 2014: Wide Receiver Depth Apparent – Bleeding Green Nation

Bleeding Green NationDay Two of the 2014 NFL Combine workouts featured quarterbacks, running backs, and wide receivers. It was the latter of that group who impressed the most. Coming into…

2014 NFL Combine: Five takeaways from Monday – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comAlmost lost among the constant conversation surrounding what defensive end Jadeveon Clowney did and didn’t do at the NFL Scouting Combine Monday, were notable performances by several other defenders, including…

2014 NFL combine: Clowney posts 4.47-second unofficial 40 time – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comINDIANAPOLIS — Question his work ethic, but South Carolina defensive end Jadeveon Clowney put to rest any lingering doubts about his straight-line speed Monday morning with a 4.47-second unofficial time…

Meet the NFL Draft’s Fastest Offensive Weapon, Dri Archer – Bleacher Report

Bleacher ReportDuring an interview session at the NFL Scouting Combine on Friday (h/t Andy Fenelon of NFL.com), Kent State’s Dri Archer said he was “going to break the record” for…

Heat handle Bulls as LeBron James sits out with broken nose – ESPN

ESPN… he took off his necktie. Soon the tie on the scoreboard was gone, too. Stout defense plus Chris Bosh’s outside shooting and a boost from Miami’s reserves helped the…

2014 NFL combine: Five Takeaways from Sunday – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comThe 2013 draft was the first time in 50 years that a running back was not selected in the first round. History appears likely to repeat itself, especially given shockingly…

2014 NFL combine results: 40-Yard Dash (Running Backs) – CBSSports.com

CBSSports.comINDIANAPOLIS — Dri Archer came up short of the combine record, but left no debate as to who the fastest running back is at the 2014 Scouting Combine, posting a…

Live: Daytona 500 still delayed by rain – USA TODAY

USA TODAYDAYTONA BEACH, Fla. — The Great American race is delayed — again. The Daytona 500 was stopped after 38 laps because of severe weather just after 2 p.m.. NASCAR…

Jadeveon Clowney bench presses less than a punter at NFL Combine – SportingNews.com

SportingNews.comAt 6-5 and 266 pounds, Clowney will surely prove to be one of the fastest linemen at the Combine. It’s his speed that has allowed him to blow by offensive…