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Sources: Bears to start Clausen over Cutler
The Chicago Bears plan to start Jimmy Clausen at quarterback this week over Jay Cutler, sources told ESPN NFL Insider Adam Schefter.
Sources: Celtics, Mavs talking Rondo trade
The Boston Celtics, after years of flirting with potential Rajon Rondo deals, are in substantive discussions on a trade that would send Rondo to the Dallas Mavericks, according to league sources.
Hawks send Cavaliers to 'embarrassing' loss
Shelvin Mack scored a career-high 24 points, and the Atlanta Hawks routed the Cleveland Cavaliers 127-98 on Wednesday night for their 11th victory in 12 games.
Gasol, Griz overcome Spurs in 3OT thriller
Marc Gasol scored 26 points, including a banked-in 3-pointer as regulation expired, and the Memphis Grizzlies overcame blowing a 23-point lead for a 117-116 triple-overtime victory over the San Antonio Spurs on Wednesday night.
Pack name playoff captains before clinching
Mike McCarthy announced Wednesday that the Packers have selected their six playoff captains -- something that's normally not done until the postseason begins.
Sources: Wolves put Brewer back on block
The Minnesota Timberwolves have put veteran swingman Corey Brewer back on the trading block, according to league sources.
Chryst returns to Wisconsin as head coach
Paul Chryst is coming home to coach Wisconsin.
Pelini's rant on AD fuels Nebraska response
Bo Pelini was introduced as Youngstown State's new coach Wednesday, but his departure from Nebraska continues to overshadow his Ohio homecoming.
Source: Padres acquire OF Myers from Rays
The San Diego Padres have agreed to a three-way trade, pending physicals, that would land them Tampa Bay Rays outfielder Wil Myers, a source confirmed to ESPN Insider Jim Bowden.
49ers' Harbaugh 'considering' Michigan job
Multiple NFL and Michigan sources had said for weeks that Jim Harbaugh was not expected to wind up at Michigan, but in recent days at least one person familiar with his thinking said he was at least "considering it," a source told ESPN's