Spurs Escape Mavs To Win Playoff Opener 90-85Tim Duncan scored 27 points, and the San Antonio Spurs held the Dallas Mavericks to one field goal in the final seven minutes to rally for a 90-85 victory Sunday in Game 1 of their first-round playoff series.
Players Championship Changes To 3-Hole PlayoffThe Players Championship is changing this year to a three-hole aggregate playoff involving the closing stretch at the TPC Sawgrass.
MLB Preview: Tampa Bay Rays At Texas RangersAfter 162 regular-season games, the Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers need one more to decide the second AL wild-card spot.
College Football Playoff To Replace BCSThe new four-team playoff starting after the 2014 regular season will be called the College Football Playoff, and the conference commissioners will make it official with an announcement later Tuesday.
Falcons Say 49ers' Kaepernick Poses ChallengeTurner, the big running back, and the Falcons' offense want to hold the ball and limit Kaepernick's time on the field in Sunday's NFC championship game.
Rangers Have 11 Pitchers Vs O's In Wild-Card MatchRyan Dempster is the only rotation member not on the 25-man roster the Rangers set for Friday night's game. Dempster started the regular-season finale Wednesday.
Playoff Dollars Could Spark Calls To Pay PlayersThe new playoff system means big money to the schools in major college football, as much as a half billion dollars per year just in television rights alone.
Presidents Approve College Football PlayoffA committee of university presidents on Tuesday approved the BCS commissioners' plan for a four-team playoff to start in the 2014 season.
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