2017 Stanley Cup playoffs: Picking a winner for each Western Conference series

What a difference a year made in the Western Conference. Last spring, prognosticators couldn’t figure right from left in a conference that was stacked top to bottom with Stanley Cup contenders. Now there seems to be only one clear-cut favorite from this year’s crop with serious question marks surrounding some usual characters. Gone are the […]

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Doug Martin not guaranteed starting position, Buccaneers GM says

Doug Martin will finish serving a four-game suspension for violating the NFL’s substance abuse policy this upcoming season, but when he returns his starting position might not be available. “I don’t even know what to say. This guy (Adams) doesn’t know what’s coming down the pipeline,” McMahon told the Daily News. “He has no idea […]

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Eli Manning’s $20.85 million cap hit was close to 17 percent of the New York Giants’ $123 million salary cap.

Carr’s $25 million per year is a significant amount but represents less than 15 percent of the $167 million salary cap. It will also only count $15.6 million against the Oakland Raiders’ cap in 2017. Four years ago, Eli Manning’s $20.85 million cap hit was close to 17 percent of the New York Giants’ $123 […]

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Cardinals’ starters won’t play in Hall of Fame Game vs. Cowboys

Arizona fans itching to get their first look at the 2017 Cardinals in Thursday night’s Hall of Fame Game are advised to go deep. On the roster. Newton had previously sat out several team drills during the second half of Carolina’s practice Sunday, but coach Ron Rivera simply described the nagging injury as routine maintenance […]

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