McCann drives in 3 as Braves beat Giants 6-3 Brian McCann hit a two-run homer and an RBI single in his third game this season after coming off the disabled list, and the Atlanta Braves beat the San Francisco Giants 6-3 on Thursday night to begin a four-game series between NL division leaders. More
Royals snap Braves' 10-game win streak Wade Davis pitched five-hit ball for seven innings, Jeff Francoeur had a fourth-inning RBI single and the Kansas City Royals stopped Atlanta's 10-game winning streak with a 1-0 victory Wednesday. More
Judge denies $20M severance deal for AMR CEO A federal bankruptcy judge has at least temporarily blocked a proposed $20 million severance payment for the CEO of American Airlines as part of the company's merger with US Airways. The judge ruled Thursday that the proposed payment to CEO Tom Horton exceeded limits that Congress set for bankruptcy cases in 2005. More
DISPATCHES FROM THE EDGE:Europe’s Debt: Lies & Myths - Berkeley Daily Planet There are rich tax dodgers aplenty in Greece ... richest people in European society and put the ... for a Citizen’s Audit on the Public Debt ... 02/27/2015 - 11:40 am | View Link
Plaid puts forward proposals to raise £100bn for 'fair and equitable' deficit reduction With these two measures Plaid Cymru would ensure that £100bn is secured over the course of the next Parliament to pay down the UK debt and deficit in a prudent ... alternative Budget plans to those put forward by the Chancellor. He laid out his “better ... 03/19/2015 - 7:30 pm | View Link
It's time to come clean about where axe will fall, George: Pressure on Osborne to reveal how he will balance the books by 2020 It is a terrible shame that, despite all the mass of information in the economic and fiscal outlook, I am left guessing Paul Johnson, IFS A further £5billion will be found from a clampdown on tax dodgers ... with debt falling as a share of national ... 03/19/2015 - 7:18 am | View Link
Start-Up Lender Raises $200 Million From Ex-Owner of Los Angeles Dodgers Mr. Griffin, 38, has years of experience in debt markets. He formerly was a managing ... providing a portion of the financing to buy the Dodgers and then extending a loan when Mr. McCourt put the team into bankruptcy. The new firm’s name is a combination ... 01/14/2015 - 1:08 am | View Link
Russian State Firm Shames Debt Dodgers on Billboards A power generation company in Omsk has put up warning posters about clients who have failed ... as well as the amount of his unpaid debt: 70,000 rubles ($1,700). The report did not specify how many of these posters have appeared in Omsk, but the TGK ... 10/20/2014 - 9:00 pm | View Link
Dodgers sold for nearly $1.6 billion in cash plus debt assumption, court records show Gross ruled that the focus of the proceedings would be on the Dodgers and that McCourt would not be allowed to put Selig on trial. Gross also denied the Dodgers access to league documents and television deals with other teams, restricting McCourt’s ... 04/6/2012 - 9:57 am | View Link
Los Angeles Dodgers on the Forbes MLB Team Valuations List Los Angeles Dodgers #2 on the Forbes MLB Team Valuations List 03/29/2015 - 2:48 pm | View Website
South Korean investors reportedly want to buy 20% of Dodgers A group of South Korean investors reportedly are in talks to purchase a 20-percent stake in the Dodgers, per two reports out of South Korea. 03/29/2015 - 6:56 am | View Website
Los Angeles Dodgers and Brooklyn Dodgers on Baseball Almanac BROOKLYN DODGERS. They started out modestly enough, playing as the Brooks, the Atlantics and the Bridegrooms in minor league competition before graduating to the ... 03/28/2015 - 3:18 pm | View Website
Frank McCourt (executive) Frank H. McCourt (born August 14, 1953) is an American businessman, president of the McCourt Group and owner of the Los Angeles Marathon. He was owner and chairman of ... 03/28/2015 - 2:50 pm | View Website
Nets and Dodgers Ponder a Complex Deal to Merge Assets ... Mikhail D. Prokhorov, the Nets’ owner, is trying to create a new company by combining his team and arena assets with those owned by the investor group ... 03/28/2015 - 1:09 pm | View Website
The first game of the regular season is now less than a week away, and Spring Training has entered the home stretch. Teams are trimming rosters and pondering final decisions, while players are running out of chances to make a good impression or tune up for April.
PITTSBURGH, Pa. - NBC Sports Network analyst Brian Engblom needed stitches after taking a puck to his forehead late in the second period of the Pittsburgh Penguins' 3-2 shootout victory over the San Jose Sharks on Sunday night.
PROVIDENCE, R. I. -- Less than 24 hours after giving up five goals to Miami, Providence goaltender Jon Gillies was back on his game.
Gillies, a third-round pick (No. 75) by the Calgary Flames in the 2012 NHL Draft, made 23 saves Sunday to lead
CALGARY - Adam Tambellini scored 16:36 into overtime as the Calgary Hitmen edged the Kootenay Ice 3-2 on Sunday in Game 2 of their first-round Western Hockey League playoff series.
Pavel Karnaukhov had two power-play goals and an assist for C
Nolan Ryan seemed to be everywhere in Nathan Eovaldi's shared hometown of Alvin, Texas, and the strikeout king was also present during Eovaldi's scoreless outing in the Yankees' 7-0 victory over the Astros on Sunday afternoon at Osceola County Stadium.
The annual coaches breakfast at the NFL owners meetings is a media free-for-all that amounts to some of the best access on the calendar. For an hour, coaches take questions from reporters who are free to bounce around the room and pick some of the finest football brains out there.