Erick Dampier Archive
NFL – The Saints have franchise tagged QB Drew Brees, giving them exclusive negotiating rights with the Pro Bowler for next year. Brees cannot talk with other teams, and also guarantees…
Phillies Speak with Werth, Sabathia Hurt All Season, UFC Merges with WEC, Pominville/Anderson Updates, Havlat Unhappy, Rockets Sign Dampier, Tons of WWE News
MLB – According to CSN Philadelphia’s Jim Salisbury, Phillies’ GM Ruben Amaro Jr. made contact Friday with Scott Boras, OF Jayson Werth’s agent. It sounds like they didn’t get into…
Melo Deal Far From Complete, Bills’ Edwards on Block, AJ & S-Jax Injuries, Bynum’s Knee, Redden to KHL?, Eddy Curry “Well Over 300 Pounds”
NBA – The Nuggets were “not close to finalizing a trade involving [Carmelo] Anthony” as of Saturday evening, according to Woody Paige of the Denver Post. “The Nuggets continue to…
Stars Re-Sign Neal, Savard Has PCS, Mattingly Replacing Torre, Barack Obama Takes Shot at Linda McMahon, Hardy Boyz Reunion in TNA?
NHL – The Stars have signed RFA F James Neal to a 2-year/$5.75M contract. Neal will earn $2.25M this season and $3.5M in 2011-12. Neal had 27 goals and 55…
Rangers Re-Sign Staal, Hawk Requests Trade?, Beast Mode Not Available?, Drabek Makes MLB Debut, V-Jax Update, J-Bay’s Season Done, Sanders’ Injury, WWE Bans Somas
NHL – The Rangers have re-signed RFA D Marc Staal to a 5-year/$25M deal. The 23-year-old will earn $3.975M annually, a raise over the 3-year/$2.48M entry-level contract he just completed….
Packers Lose Grant for Season, Ducks Sign Ryan, Oilers Still Shopping Souray, Parise Contract, Sanders Done?, Broncos Acquire Maroney, Jericho Contract, MLB & WWE News
NFL – Packers’ RB Ryan Grant (high right ankle sprain, leg fracture) is done for the season with severe ankle and leg injuries. Grant’s high ankle sprain also resulted in…
Jake “The Snake” Roberts Retires from Wrestling, Nats Shutting Down Strasburg, Morgan Suspended 7 Games, Bobby Ryan Update, Pats re-Sign Gostkowski, NBA Rumours
MLB – The Nationals are expected to shut RHP Stephen Strasburg (forearm) down for the season regardless of the results of a second MRI, according to SI.com’s Jon Heyman. The…
Bulls Sign Brewer, C’s Re-Sign KryptoNate, Packers Lose Jolly for Season, No Issues with AP, Wood to DL, MITB Spoilers
NBA – The Bulls have signed G Ronnie Brewer to a 3-year/$12.5M deal. The Bulls are the new Jazz, with former Utah players Carlos Boozer, Kyle Korver and now Brewer…
Jazz Officially Acquire Al Jefferson, Bobcats Deal Chandler to Mavs for Trio, M.M. Not Yet Signed by Heat, Sydor Retires, Carcillo & Lapierre Re-Sign
NBA – Greg Miller, CEO of the Jazz, wrote on Twitter that the F Al Jefferson deal that will send two future 1st-round picks and Kosta Koufos to the Timberwolves…
Papi Wins HR-Derby, Jays’ Trio Available, Cards Like Gonzo, Gibson Fined, Jazz Getting A.J., Jordan Backs Out of Raps Trade?, LeBron/Hulk Hogan Heel Turn, Batista/MMA, Hawks Match D-Man, A.P.’s New Contract?
MLB – Red Sox’ DH David Ortiz won the Home Run Derby by beating Marlins’ SS Hanley Ramirez 11-5 in the final round. The Anaheim crowd wasn’t particularly thrilled, but…