Posts Tagged Athlete injuries

Eagles S Allen questionable for Eagles vs. Texans

Arizona Cardinals wide receiver John Brown (12) celebrates his touchdown as Philadelphia Eagles strong safety Nate Allen (29) walks away during the second half of an NFL football game, Sunday, Oct. 26, 2014, in Glendale, Ariz. (AP Photo/Rick Scuteri)

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Philadelphia Eagles safety Nate Allen is listed as questionable on the team’s injury report, making it a 50-50 chance he plays Sunday when the team travels to Houston.

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Giants Hall of Famer McCovey attends parade

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Hall of Famer Willie McCovey took a break from his hospital-based rehab to attend the San Francisco Giants’ World Series victory parade Friday from behind the scenes, thanking all the fans and well-wishers for the support and love through his recent health ordeal.

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Quarterbacks in the spotlight for TCU, WVU matchup

West Virginia quarterback Clint Trickett (9) hands off to teammate Wendell Smallwood (4) in the fourth quarter of an NCAA college football game against Oklahoma State in Stillwater, Okla., Saturday, Oct. 25, 2014. West Virginia won 34-10.(AP Photo/Sue Ogrocki)

MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (AP) — Most improved is a label that certainly fit quarterbacks Clint Trickett of West Virginia and Trevone Boykin of TCU.

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Clippers hold off Thunder 93-90 in opener

Los Angeles Clippers forward Blake Griffin (32) drives against Oklahoma City Thunder center Steven Adams (12), of New Zealand,  during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Los Angeles, Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. (AP Photo/Alex Gallardo)

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Clippers didn’t shoot well, couldn’t build more than a 10-point lead, and still managed to usher in the Steve Ballmer era with a victory for their new owner.

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Wild beat Sharks 4-3 in shootout

Minnesota Wild center Kyle Brodziak and right wing Justin Fontaine (14) celebrate Brodziak's goal against San Jose Sharks goalie Antti Niemi during the third period of an NHL hockey game in St. Paul, Minn., Thursday, Oct. 30, 2014. The Wild won 4-3 in a shootout. (AP Photo/Ann Heisenfelt)

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Another late push resulted in a second straight victory for the Minnesota Wild.

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