Wild place Josh Harding on waivers

The Minnesota Wild activated goaltender Josh Harding off injured reserve Monday, but subsequently placed the 30-year-old netminder on waivers. The team announced the news via its official Twitter account Monday morning. Harding has yet to play a game during the 2014-15 season after suffering a…

Michael Kidd-Gilchrist out 2 games

The Hornets have announced that forward Michael Kidd-Gilchrist will miss the next two games of their West Coast road trip with a right foot injury. Kidd-Gilchrist will miss Friday night's game against the Phoenix Suns and Saturday's against the Golden State Warriors with what team…

Greg Little: TNF game is 'personal'

Greg Little isn't the first player to say he wants vengeance on his former team. But he is the most recent. Tuesday, the Cincinnati Bengals wide receiver said that "somebody has to pay" during Thursday night's game for the fact the Cleveland Browns released him in May. "Everything about…

RG III believes he's franchise QB

Robert Griffin III understands why coach Jay Gruden declared that the jury remains out on the Washington Redskins' quarterback situation. Griffin also says he still feels like the team's franchise QB. "There's no doubt there," Griffin said. "This is my team and I'm going to…

Williams, Robinson suspended

Just days after a car accident left Indiana forward Devin Davis in the hospital, the Hoosiers program has taken another hit as Troy Williams and Stanford Robinson have been suspended for failed drug tests, sources told ESPN. Coach Tom Crean said on his radio show Monday night that Williams and…

IU's Devin Davis faulted for accident

Indiana forward Devin Davis was mostly to blame for the car accident that sent him to a hospital with a head injury, police said Monday. Davis, a pedestrian, was injured early Saturday when teammate Emmitt Holt allegedly drove into him. Three passengers in Holt's car also witnessed the…

Durant taking Kobe's advice to heart

After suffering the first significant injury of his career, Kevin Durant got some advice from another superstar forced to grow used to watching his team from the bench -- Kobe Bryant. "Kobe reached out to me at one point right after I got out of surgery," Durant told ESPN Radio's "Mike &…

Manager lifts betting interest in Cubs

Given how much better the odds have gotten for the Cubs to win the World Series, some baseball fans might be asking what position Joe Maddon is playing. Since it became clear that the lovable losers were going to land the former Tampa Bay Rays manager, the bets started rolling in for the Cubs to…

Ervin Santana offered 1-year, $15.3M

The Atlanta Braves have given pitcher Ervin Santana a qualifying offer for the 2015 season, the team announced Monday. Teams have until 5 p.m. ET Monday to extend free agents these $15.3 million qualifying offers. By doing so, teams ensure they will receive compensation picks in the 2015 first-year…

Martin, Liriano get qualifying offers

The Pittsburgh Pirates made one-year, $15.3 million qualifying offers to catcher Russell Martin and left-hander Francisco Liriano before Monday's 5 p.m. ET deadline. The two players have until Nov. 10 to accept the offer. The Pirates ensure they will receive draft-pick compensation in next…

Hanley Ramirez gets qualifying offer

The Los Angeles Dodgers made a $15.3 million qualifying offer to free-agent shortstop Hanley Ramirez on Monday, a move that guarantees they'll either have Ramirez for another season or receive a draft pick as compensation for losing him. Ramirez, 30, batted .283 with 35 doubles and 13 home…

Gronkowski Will Start Week 1

Rob Gronkowski, New England Patriots Tight End, said he didn't want to field questions all week about his status for the teams season opener at Miami. So he told reporters that he is good to go. Gronkowski, who had surgery on a torn right ACL in January, did not play in the preseason.  He…

Tom Kelly Signs To Cardinals

Ater being released by the New England Patriots three days ago, defensive lineman Tommy Kelly has found a new home. The Arizona Cardinals announced they signed Kelly,33, to a one-year deal Wednesday.  This will help the defensive line after the season loss of Darnell Dockett. Ryan McBean was…

Dimitri Patterson Banned For Rest Of Preseason

Dimitri Patterson, cornerback for the New York Jets,  went missing last weekend for 48 hours.  He was suspended for the rest of the preseason and received additional discipline from the team.  Patterson didn't play in one game.  The Jets made the announcement Tuesday. The…