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LA Rams Place Pro Bowl Kicker Greg Zuerlein on IR, Ending Season

LA Rams Place Pro Bowl Kicker Greg Zuerlein on IR, Ending Season

Zuerlein had been kicking through some back issues throughout the year, but they never kept him out of practice, and they never threatened his availability for a game until Sunday, when Zuerlein's disk flared up on him while sleeping the night before the Rams' matchup against the Seahawks at CenturyLink Field, an eventual 42-7 win.


1B Alonso agrees to 2-year deal with Indians

1B Alonso agrees to 2-year deal with Indians

Santana became the first to reach a deal among the nine free agents who last month rejected $17.4 million qualifying offers from their former teams. Philadelphia's 2021 option is for $17.5 million with a $500,000 buyout. But he also praised Santana's willingness to do whatever it takes to win and put the team first. The 31-year-old switch-hitter has batted.249 with a.365 on-base percentage and has averaged 24 homers and 81 RBIs in his career.


Islanders bid to be selected for Belmont Park arena

Islanders bid to be selected for Belmont Park arena

He says the team is part of the identity and culture of Long Island. "It is a win for the community, big economic development initiative". Lately, the Islanders have been slumping, losing five of their last seven games. The team is now negotiating with Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, which operates Barclays Center and the renovated Nassau Coliseum, on amending the lease.


Ex-Arsenal Star Rosicky Retires At 37

Ex-Arsenal Star Rosicky Retires At 37

He retired from global football in 2016 having scored 23 goals in 105 appearances for his country. "After careful consideration I have realised I am no longer able to fully prepare my body for what professional football requires", Rosicky said at a press conference on Wednesday.


Cavs' Thomas headed for G League rehab assignment

Cavs' Thomas headed for G League rehab assignment

It's been a #SLOWgrind , but Isaiah Thomas and the Cleveland Cavaliers are one step closer to having a clearer picture of when Thomas will be back. Thomas has progressed to the point where he will be scrimmaging 5 on 5 in the next few days with the possibility of playing in games with the Cavs before the year ends.