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NFL Says No Team Coming To Los Angeles

Posted On December 20, 2014

(Los Angeles, CA) -- Los Angeles isn't getting another professional football team. The National Football League made the announcement Saturday that there won't be a team moving there in 2015. ESPN.com reports commissioner Roger Goodell has told the League's three biggest candidates of the decision. The Oakland Raiders, San Diego Chargers, and the St. Louis…

Redskins’ Moss fined $22K for outburst

Posted On December 19, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - Washington Redskins wide receiver Santana Moss was fined $22,050 by the NFL for an outburst directed at officials that got him ejected from Sunday's game against the Giants. An NFL spokesman confirmed Friday that Moss was fined for using "abusive and insulting" language toward officials after a Washington touchdown at the end of…

Padres pick up Myers from Rays in 11-player deal with Nats

Posted On December 19, 2014

San Diego, CA (SportsNetwork.com) - The San Diego Padres continued to reshape their roster Friday, acquiring outfielder Wil Myers from the Tampa Bay Rays as part of an 11-player trade that also involved the Washington Nationals. The Padres picked up Myers, the 2013 American League Rookie of the Year, along with catcher Ryan Hanigan and…

Braves send Justin Upton to San Diego

Posted On December 19, 2014

(SportsNetwork.com) - The San Diego Padres continued what has been a whirlwind week on Friday, as they have apparently acquired outfielder Justin Upton from the Atlanta Braves. San Diego put the finishing touches on deals for both outfielder Matt Kemp and catcher Derek Norris on Thursday, and finalized a three-team trade that netted them 2013…

Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty To DUI

Posted On December 19, 2014

(Baltimore, MD) -- Michael Phelps is avoiding jail time after pleading guilty to drunken driving charges. The 22-time Olympic medalist received a one-year suspended sentence in a Baltimore District Court. The 29-year-old faces 18 months of supervised probation. He was pulled over in Baltimore on September 30th for driving 84 miles-per-hour in a 45-zone. He…