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Lincecum's arbitration demands leave Giants with tough decision

Tim Lincecum's arbitration could cost the Giants a fortune, and forever change MLB's salary structure.

VIDEO: Goodman: Calhoun takes leave

With Jim Calhoun taking a medical leave, Jeff Goodman explains how UConn will cope.

Papelbon, Ramirez, Delcarmen agree to deals with BoSox

The Red Sox and closer Jonathan Papelbon agreed Tuesday to a $9.35 million, one-year contract, the highest salary for a reliever with four years of major league service.

dempsey ok for us

Dempsey should be OK for World Cup

Watchdog group raises concern about dead voters on Massachusetts rolls

BOSTSON - A conservative watchdog group on Tuesday blasted the Massachusetts secretary of state for dismissing concerns about the thousands of dead voters potentially on the rolls as living voters head to the polls

Pacquiao has new opponent, $1.2B venue for fight

Manny Pacquiao and Joshua Clottey will fight March 13 at Cowboys Stadium.

Saints RB McAllister retiring from NFL

Deuce McAllister says he's retiring from pro football.