AP - stats.sportsml.headlines.general http://www.comcast.net?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_ AP - stats.sportsml.headlines.general News Thu, 25 Dec 2014 21:31:58 -0500 James has 30 but loses in Miami return Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:12:37 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/Cavaliers-Heat/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Cavaliers-Heat c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:56a8 Dwyane Wade scored 24 of his 31 points in the first half, Luol Deng finished with 25 points, eight rebounds and eight assists, and the Miami Heat beat the Cleveland Cavaliers in LeBron James' first game back at his former home 101-91 on Thursday. Lakers' Bryant out again with soreness Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:25:14 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/Lakers-Bryant/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Lakers-Bryant c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5692 Kobe Bryant sat out his second straight game to rest his sore body, missing the Los Angeles Lakers' contest Thursday night against the Chicago Bulls. Westbrook has 34 to power OKC past Spurs Thu, 25 Dec 2014 17:59:00 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/Thunder-Spurs/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Thunder-Spurs c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5624 Russell Westbrook smiled as he walked off the court in San Antonio, blowing a kiss to a spectator and waving at the few Oklahoma City Thunder fans in attendance. Change of heart for Arians on Lindley? Thu, 25 Dec 2014 19:56:08 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/26/Cardinals-Quarterback/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Cardinals-Quarterback c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:56c4 The Arizona Cardinals went back to work Thursday amid media reports that coach Bruce Arians has changed his mind and decided to start Ryan Lindley at quarterback Sunday in the regular-season finale at San Francisco. Wall sparks Wizards by scuffling Knicks Thu, 25 Dec 2014 15:02:24 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/Wizards-Knicks/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Wizards-Knicks c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:55c4 John Wall is fast and flashy, a showman who practices 360-degree layups and then pulls them off in games. James, Curry lead early All-Star voting Thu, 25 Dec 2014 11:14:42 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/25/All-Star.Voting/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_All-Star.Voting c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5580 Cleveland's LeBron James and Stephen Curry of Golden State are the leading vote-getters in the first returns from NBA All-Star fan voting. Ex-Pistons F Josh Smith to join Rockets Wed, 24 Dec 2014 15:58:20 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/Rockets-Smith/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Rockets-Smith c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5340 Josh Smith will join the Houston Rockets following his release by the Detroit Pistons, a person with knowledge of the decision said Wednesday. Pitt tabs Michigan St.'s Narduzzi coach Wed, 24 Dec 2014 14:12:26 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/Pittsburgh-Narduzzi/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Pittsburgh-Narduzzi c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:52ae Pat Narduzzi spent eight years transforming Michigan State's defense into one of the most intimidating in the country. Manning plans to return to Denver in '15 Wed, 24 Dec 2014 17:49:29 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/Broncos-Manning_s.Future/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_Broncos-Manning_s.Future c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:5341 NFL fans and fantasy football owners debating Peyton Manning's prowess and problems can continue that discussion well into the new year. TCU's Patterson named AP coach of year Wed, 24 Dec 2014 10:26:34 -0500 http://www.comcast.net/sports/articles/general/2014/12/24/T25-AP.Coach.of.the.Year/?cid=rssfeed&attr=article_sports_general_T25-AP.Coach.of.the.Year c9d8ec1afb93944a:-4821094a:149e26d1966:51a5 TCU coach Gary Patterson embraced changed and joined an exclusive club.