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Feb 21

Miami Heat to honor Florida HS shooting victims with patches

The Miami Heat will be following the lead of several other sports teams in honoring the victims of last week’s tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., which killed 14 students and three faculty members. The Heat, who play just 50 miles away from the high school,

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Feb 21

Miami Heat to honor Florida HS shooting victims with patches

The Miami Heat will be following the lead of several other sports teams in honoring the victims of last week’s tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., which killed 14 students and three faculty members. The Heat, who play just 50 miles away from the high school,

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Feb 21

Miami Heat to honor Florida HS shooting victims with patches

The Miami Heat will be following the lead of several other sports teams in honoring the victims of last week’s tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., which killed 14 students and three faculty members. The Heat, who play just 50 miles away from the high school,

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Feb 21

Miami Heat to honor Florida HS shooting victims with patches

The Miami Heat will be following the lead of several other sports teams in honoring the victims of last week’s tragic shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla., which killed 14 students and three faculty members. The Heat, who play just 50 miles away from the high school,

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Feb 21

Rangers’ Marc Staal just wants trade deadline over and done with

These next several days can’t go by fast enough for the Rangers. “Honestly, just get to Monday,” Marc Staal told the Daily News. “It’s just hard for everyone in the room.” The reality of what has been anticipated began sinking in after Nick Holden was dealt to Boston Tuesday for Rob O’Gara

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Feb 21

Mets’ Adrian Gonzalez trying to impart wisdom to Dominic Smith

PORT ST. LUCIE — Adrian Gonzalez isn’t going to be working with Dominic Smith on his swing path anytime soon. The veteran first baseman won’t be discussing launch angles either. The five-time All-Star just wants to pass down some of what he’s learned along the way to the Mets’ young prospect

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Feb 21

Yankees plan to wait a week before playing Aaron Judge

For those looking forward to Aaron Judge’s second act, it may take some patience. Judge is tentatively slated to make his spring training debut in a week, but that situation is fluid, Aaron Boone said Wednesday. Judge is being brought back slowly following offseason shoulder surgery as the Yankees

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Feb 21

Nats announce 1-year deal with Benoit, put Ross on 60-day DL

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Nationals say they have agreed to a one-year deal with 40-year-old reliever Joaquin Benoit. The team announced the move Wednesday, along with placing pitcher Joe Ross on the 60-day disabled list as he recovers from Tommy John surgery in July. The Nationals didn’t

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Feb 21

MLB thinking about letting trailing team bat any player in 9th

Forget about pace of play rules in baseball, how about adding more excitement? Apparently the MLB is kicking around ideas to completely change the way the ninth inning is played. Rich Eisen, on his radio show Wednesday, said an MLB executive told him o…

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Feb 21

Sounds like Mudiay will be Knicks starting point guard vs. Magic

It’s not official yet and Jeff Hornacek wouldn’t confirm, but it sounds like Emmanuel Mudiay will be the starting point guard Thursday over Frank Ntilikina. Mudiay, who had been practicing with the starters, was certainly under that impression when asked about the potential significance of being

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Feb 21

Yankees like versatile Brandon Drury for third base job

TAMPA — Brandon Drury has versatility, but it sounds like he’s going to start at third base for now, according to a source, at least while the Yankees evaluate how he does at the position this spring. Brian Cashman said Drury won’t be handed the hot corner, but he does have a “leg up”

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Feb 21

Chris Kreider could return to Rangers lineup in next few games

Nearly two months after he was diagnosed with a blood clot in his right arm, Chris Kreider has been medically cleared and could return to the Rangers’ lineup within the next few games. “He’s good to go,” Alain Vigneault said of Kreider after Wednesday’s practice. “Obviously not tomorrow (

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Feb 21

Billy Bean discusses how he formed friendship with Daniel Murphy

Former MLB player Billy Bean, who is openly gay, says Daniel Murphy’s views have evolved since he considered Bean’s sexual orientation a “lifestyle” in 2015. Bean, MLB’s Ambassador for Inclusion, revisited Murphy’s comment while on SNY’s Baseball Night in New York on Tuesday and revealed

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Feb 21

Frank Ntilikina, other young Knicks to get more playing time

Change is coming. Jeff Hornacek made that much clear Tuesday night as the Knicks reconvened in Westchester for their first post-All-Star-break practice. With the playoffs out of reach and development now the priority, rookie Frank Ntilikina, recently a…

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Feb 21

Brewers owner Attanasio has eye on ending playoff drought

PHOENIX (AP) — Milwaukee Brewers owner Mark Attanasio says his team has the roster to end the franchise’s seven-year postseason drought without having to make another move. The Brewers exceeded expectations last year after finishing a game short of the playoffs — significantly accelerating the rebuilding

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Feb 20

Mets plan to start Zack Wheeler out of the bullpen: source

PORT ST. LUCIE — Shortly after 11 a .m. it started to get crowded behind the cage on Field 6 of the Mets spring training complex. New Mets manager Mickey Callaway and pitching coach Dave Eiland watched intently with scouts Tom Tanous and Bryn Alderson …

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