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Even in an extremely rare win, the Raiders couldn’t stop being the Raiders

2 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

First of all, congratulations to the Raiders, and to their diehard fans, who deserved better than to have to wait more than a year to see their team win. Oakland showed a lot of heart in getting its first win of the season, 24-20 over the Chiefs, in the process snapping a 16-game losing streak […]

Inexcusable Loss to Raiders Reveals Chiefs as Super Bowl Pretenders

It takes more than defense to win championships. The was the lesson showcased by the Kansas City Chiefs in Week 12 against the Oakland Raiders. Winning 24-20, it seemed as if every single break needed to go the Chiefs' way for them even to have a chance. Show More Summary

Where is Derrick Rose going with this little dude's jersey???

He's probably just signing it and having someone bring it back to him, but it's still funny. Don't come at Derrick with a Richard Hamilton shirsey on. He might steal your jersey.

LA Clippers Find 'Lob City' Swag at Critical Time

Off to a 2-0 start on what promises to be a revealing seven-game road trip, the Los Angeles Clippers are beginning to resemble the club that claimed a franchise-record 57 victories a season ago. That is to say, they're looking a little...Show More Summary

Alabama, Mariota Are Playoff, Heisman Favorites

Alabama remains the team to beat in a four-team playoff, according to odds posted by Bovada. Oregon's Marcus Mariota is holding off a charge by Wisconsin's Melvin Gordon to remain the Heisman favorite. Odds are after the fold. Odds to...

Chris Webber is a natural with a t-shirt gun

The Kings have been honoring Chris Webber all night with their former power forward calling the Thursday's night TNT against the Bulls. This includes the ceremonial firing of the t-shirt gun: Brad Miller probably would have felt a little more comfortable doing that. The still is even better:

Ron Parker mad at pass interference call

OAKLAND, Calif. -- Observed and heard in the locker room after the Kansas City Chiefs' 24-20 loss to the Oakland Raiders at O.co Coliseum: Parker upset at call: Cornerback Ron Parker felt strongly his fourth quarter pass interference penalty was bad call. Show More Summary

Kings defenseman Slava Voynov is charged with felony domestic violence

2 hours agoSports : The Early Lead

Slava Voynov, a defenseman who helped the Kings win the Stanley Cup in two of the past three seasons, was charged Thursday with felony domestic violence by the Los Angeles County district attorney’s office. Voynov has been on an indefinite suspension since his arrest on Oct. 20. From the Associated Press: Voynov faces one felony count of […]

Will Michigan Beat Maryland to Become Bowl-Eligible?

Michigan has fought back from a brutal 2-4 start to be one win away from a bowl berth. With two games to play, Brady Hoke’s best chance to take his team bowling depends on beating Maryland in Michigan’s home finale. A win would salvage...Show More Summary

Chiefs vs. Raiders: Score and Twitter Reaction for Thursday Night Football

Riding a strong—albeit brief—performance from Latavius Murray and relying on a little Thursday-night magic, the Oakland Raiders are winless no more. They moved to 1-10 following a 24-20 victory over the Kansas City Chiefs. The Raiders...Show More Summary

Don't They Realize Charlie Weis Is Available?

Now that Will Muschamp has been fired, Bovada has posted odds on who will be the coach of the Florida Gators for the 2015 season. Missing from the list is Charlie Weis. What are they thinking? Odds are after the...

Carroll says league admitted to missing two P-I calls last week against Chiefs

Seattle Seahawks fans have heard this one before. Incorrect calls by a referee crew led by Bill Leavy may have cost the Seahawks a chance at victory last week against the Kansas City Chiefs. According to Jim Corbett of USA Today, NFL vice president of officiating Dean Blandino informed the Seahawks and head coach Pete…

New York vs. New England: Key Issues and Decisions That Will Shape MLS Game

The two-legged MLS Eastern Conference Final begins Sunday afternoon at Red Bull Arena, as the fourth-seeded Red Bulls host No. 2 seed New England. New York bounced Sporting Kansas City and D.C. United from the MLS Cup playoffs to reach...Show More Summary

Woman with gun is arrested outside White House

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

A Michigan woman who was carrying a gun while participating in a demonstration outside the White House was arrested Thursday night, according to the Secret Service.

Dodgers acquire Joel Peralta from Tampa Bay Rays

2 hours agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

The Dodgers started the process of rebuilding their embattled bullpen, acquiring right-hander Joel Peralta in a multi-player deal with the Tampa Bay Rays.

Alex Smith, Dwayne Bowe, Albert Wilson's Post-Week 12 Fantasy Reaction

Through 12 weeks of the NFL season, the Kansas City Chiefs still don't have a touchdown from a wide receiver. After Thursday night, they also became the only team to lose to the Oakland Raiders this year. Alex Smith did come away with another solid night, but his wideouts were once again held in check. Show More Summary

NBA LIVE glitch features shirtless, disintegrating Al Jefferson

I mean, maybe you just hit the "remove shirt then gradually disappear" button while controlling Al Jefferson? Yo @EASPORTSNBA can my guy Al Jefferson get his stomach, skin and jersey back please!? @Steve_OS pic.twitter.com/zfEjzBpdOe — Tavaris A. Show More Summary

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