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(Foxboro, MA) -- New England Patriots head coach Bill Belichick says his team followed all the rules in preparing footballs for last week's AFC Championship Game against the Indianapolis Colts. While addressing the "Deflategate" controversy with the media on Saturday, Belichick...
Columbus, OH (SportsNetwork.com) - The NHL announced the return of the World Cup of Hockey after a 12-year absence. The two-week tournament, a joint effort of the NHL, NHL Players Association and the International Ice Hockey Federation, features eight teams and will take place...
Oakland, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - Klay Thompson set an NBA record for points in a quarter on Friday night. Thompson netted 37 of Golden State's 41 points in the third quarter of the Warriors' showdown with the Sacramento Kings. The sharpshooting guard made all 13 of his shots in...
Chicago, IL (SportsNetwork.com) - Chicago Cubs Hall of Fame first baseman and shortstop Ernie Banks passed away Friday at the age of 83. WGN in Chicago reports Banks died at Northwestern Memorial Hospital. Dubbed "Mr. Cub," Banks suited up on Chicago's North Side from 1953-71,...
Indianapolis, IN (SportsNetwork.com) - Indianapolis Colts general manager Ryan Grigson said at a news conference Friday that running back Trent Richardson was suspended for two games for personal reasons. Richardson missed the Colts' walkthrough ahead of their AFC Championship...
Pittsburgh, PA (SportsNetwork.com) - Pittsburgh Penguins captain Sidney Crosby has taken an injection to treat an unspecified lower-body injury, the team announced Friday. Crosby suffered the injury on Jan. 10 against Montreal. The two-time MVP will miss this weekend's All-Star...
San Antonio, TX (SportsNetwork.com) - Los Angeles Lakers star Kobe Bryant's season is in jeopardy. Bryant, who suffered a torn rotator cuff in his right shoulder during Wednesday night's game in New Orleans, was examined Friday in Los Angeles by team physician Dr. Steve Lombardo...
New York, NY (SportsNetwork.com) - The NFL issued a statement Friday regarding its investigation into allegations the New England Patriots used underinflated balls during the AFC Championship Game and said the early evidence supports the initial conclusion but that the process...
Denver, CO (SportsNetwork.com) - Denver Nuggets guard Ty Lawson was arrested Friday morning on suspicion of drunk driving. According to the Denver Sheriff Department, Lawson also faces speeding and careless driving charges. He was released from jail after posting $1,500 bond and...