Chargers…Public attacks on move to Los Angeles grow….LA Times columnist says 83% of fans don’t want another team in LA…call LA-Rams territory….Orange County Register columnist calls Dean Spanos ‘an oil slick-even greasier’.
Sports Illustrated…In depth story of last Tuesday’s NFL meetings indicated Roger Goodell pushed for ‘secret ballot’……Jerry Jones preached ‘big picture of Hollywood Park development to owners’…..Jerry Richardson was shouted down for trying to ramrod Carson deal thru……Bob Iger-Disney-insulted owners with impassioned plea ‘I gave you all this Disney money’…….Magazine say Spanos was ‘white as a sheet’ when first vote showed Rams had 20-12 vote lead for Inglewood over Carson
Eric Garcetti-LA Mayor….says Chargers should remain in San Diego….preaches to Mayors of San Diego-Oakland-‘Don’t put your cities in debt for the future’.
49ers..fire 10-assistant coaches including Geep Chryst-Off Coor..Steve Logan-QB…Tim Lewis-DB…Ron Curry-WR…all part of Jim Tomsula staff
49ers…Interview-Anthony Lynn-Jets for vacant Off Coor job on Chip Kelly staff.
Titans…sign Mike Mularkey to 3Y-extension to remain on as head coach
Eagles..hire Frank Reich-Off Coor-ex SD..John DeFilippo-QB-ex Browns..Eugene Chung-OL-ex Lions..Phil Daniels-DL-ex Titans..Tim Hauck-DB-ex UNLV..CB-Tim Lewis-Pitt…LB-Ken Flajole-Rams
Rams..interview Pat Shurmur for Off Coor-ex Eagles
Tampa Bay..hire Mark Duffner-LB coach..Jon Hoke-DB coach
Redskins..hire Greg Manusky-LB coach-ex Colts-
Colts..hire Greg Brown-DB-coach-was assistant in San Diego
Miami..hires Jim Washburn-DL..Jeremiah Washburn-OL-both ex Lions coaches
Bills..hire Kathryn Smith as special teams quality control coach..first female assistant in NFL
Browns..press conference to introduce Paul DiPodesto-as Vice President-came from NY Mets.
Patriots..confirm DB-Darius Fleming played with 22-stitches-leg cut-kicked car window in to rescue woman from burning car day before playoff game.
Padres….Sign-FA-P-Fernando Rodney to (1Y-1.6M-Salary-5M-Incentives)….236-career saves Mariners-Cubs-Rays.
Angels…Sign FA-1B-Ji Mon Choi…hit (.290) in AAA
Brewers…C-Jonathon Lucroy asks to be traded.
Mets..Sign FA-P-Antonio Bastardo-ex Phillies
Royals..Sign FA-P-David Huff-ex Giants-Indians
Rockies..DFA-OF-Kyle Parker-former 1st round pick- (.182) career hitter.
Pirates..Sign FA-P-AJ Schugel
Texas..Sign FA-OF-Jordan Danks-ex White Sox.
Marlins…Move outfield fences in 11′ around ballpark….lower walls from 11′ to 7-and-half feet.
Mets..Top AA-OF-Endor Garcia-suspense 80-games-2 PED’s in system in drug test.
Lakers-L-Sacramento (112-93)..DeMarcus Cousins (36P-16R)..Rajon Rondo (11P-17A)…….LA (9-35)
Golden State-W-Chicago….Warriors beat Bulls by 31P on Chicago floor…Golden State hits 12-3’s… (39-4) record
Oklahoma City-W-Charlotte…Kevin Durant (26P)..Thunder (32-12)
Cavs-W-Brooklyn…Kevin Love (17P-18R)…Cleveland (29-11)
Clippers-Cleveland….LA (27-14) have won 10-of last 11…..Cavs won 10-of-12 heading into tonight’s game in Cleveland
Spurs-Phoenix…San Antonio (30-6) on season.
Pelicans..G-Eric Gordon-gone 6W-surgery-broken finger.
NBA…Valuation chart franchises…Knicks worth (3B)…Lakers drop (2.7B)….Bulls-Celtics-Clippers (2B)
Gulls…F-Brian McGrattan leaves team on road trip-return home-concussion-knocked out in fight in San Antonio
Gulls…G-Anton Khudobin sent back to AHL from Anaheim Ducks.
Ducks-W-Minnesota…G-John Gibson makes 25Saves-….Anaheim (8-3-1) last 12-games
Kings-Minnesota….Thursday matchup…Kings won 10-of-12.
Tampa Bay…Suspends #1 draft pick Jon Drouin-about to be traded-refused to play in AHL game Syracuse-vs-Toronto Marlies.
Australian Open….Novak Djokovic-2nd round victory….Roger Federer-25 aces in win….Tomas Berdich 43-winners in win….Milan Cilic-US Open winner also victorious…..Serena Williams-Maria Sharapova post wins on womens side…..Upsets included Euguenie Bouchard and Svetlana Kuznetsova.
PGA Tour moves to California….1st round today at LaQuinta in the Clinton Foundation Tourney