NY Jets Waive Tebow after Drafting Geno Smith

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — Tim Tebow has been waived by the Jets, the end of an unsuccessful one-season experiment in New York.  

Coach Rex Ryan said in a statement put out by the team in announcing the move Monday morning: “Unfortunately, things did not work out the way we all had hoped.” The Heisman Trophy winner attempted just eight passes after his ballyhooed arrival in a trade from the Denver Broncos in March 2012. He threw for 39 yards and rushed 32 times for 102 yards. Meanwhile, starter Mark Sanchez struggled amid constant questions about Tebow’s playing time. Continue Reading

MLB/NBA Playoffs/NHL Schedules from A-P

 
INTERLEAGUE

 

 
Atlanta
at
Detroit
7:05 p.m.

 

 

 
AMERICAN LEAGUE

 

 
Toronto
at
N-Y Yankees
7:05 p.m.

 
Houston
at
Boston
7:10 p.m.

 
Cleveland
at
Kansas City
8:10 p.m.

 
Tampa Bay
at
Chi White Sox
8:10 p.m.

 
Texas
at
Minnesota
8:10 p.m.

 
Baltimore
at
Oakland
10:05 p.m.

 
L.A. Angels
at
Seattle
10:10 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL LEAGUE

 

 
Cincinnati
at
Washington
7:05 p.m.

 
Chi Cubs
at
Miami
7:10 p.m.

 
Philadelphia
at
N-Y Mets
7:10 p.m.

 
Pittsburgh
at
St. Louis
8:15 p.m.

 
Colorado
at
Arizona
9:40 p.m.

 
Milwaukee
at
L.A. Dodgers
10:10 p.m.

 
San Francisco
at
San Diego
10:10 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

 

 
New York
at
Boston
8:00 p.m.

 
Denver
at
Golden State
10:30 p.m.

 
San Antonio
at
L-A Lakers
10:30 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

 

 
N-Y Islanders
at
Buffalo
7:00 p.m.

 
Edmonton
at
Minnesota
8:00 p.m.

 
Calgary
at
Chicago
8:30 p.m.

 
Colorado
at
Phoenix
10:00 p.m.

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KBUR Sports

Bees Lose 6th in a Row; Local High-Jumper Wins at Drake

 

THE BURLINGTON BEES LOST TO BOWLING GREEN  4 TO 2 LAST(THUR) NITE, IN GAME-1 OF A 3-GAME SERIES AGAINST THE HOT-RODS IN KENTUCKY. THE BEES…NOW 6 AND 11…HAVE LOST SIX GAMES IN A ROW AND THE HOT-RODS MOVE TO 15 AND 5 AND REMAIN IN FIRST PLACE IN THE MIDWEST LEAGUE’S EASTERN DIVISION.   THE TWO TEAMS PLAY AGAIN TONITE(FRI) AND YOU CAN HEAR THE GAME ON KBUR.   BRANDON MARCUS’s PRE-GAME SHOW HITS THE AIRWAYS AT 6:45.  

 

AT THE DRAKE RELAYS, WEST BURLINGTON-NOTRE DAME SOPHOMORE JEFF GIANNETTINO CLEARED THE BAR AT 6-8 TO WIN, THE FIRST TIME THAT’S HAPPENED AT DRAKE IN THE LOCAL PROGRAM’S HISTORY.   BHS SENIOR JUSTIN RANDALL JUMPED 6-5, BUT MISSED THREE TRIES AT 6-7 AND FINISHED IN 4TH PLACE.   OTHER LOCAL FINISHERS YESTERDAY INCLUDED FT. MADISON’S ISAAC STEFFENSMEIER, 6TH IN THE 32-HUNDRED…JUSTIN DUNN AND EMMETT WESTER OF MT. PLEASANT, 5TH AND 6TH IN THE SHOTPUT…AND LESLIE TAYLOR OF MT. Continue Reading

Major League Baseball, NHL, NBA Playoff Scores

WEDNESDAY’S RESULTS

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

Cincinnati 1, Chicago Cubs 0

St. Louis 4, Washington 2

Chicago White Sox 3, Cleveland 2

 

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Chicago 4, Edmonton 1

 

THURSDAY’S SCHEDULE

MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL

Chicago Cubs at Miami, 6:10 p.m.

Tampa Bay at Chicago White Sox, 7:10 p.m.

 

NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

Brooklyn at Chicago, 7:30 p.m.

 

NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

Calgary at St. Louis, 7 p.m.

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MLB, NBA, NHL Schedules

AMERICAN LEAGUE

 

 
Kansas City
at
Detroit
1:05 p.m.

 
Houston
at
Boston
6:35 p.m.

 
Toronto
at
N-Y Yankees
7:05 p.m.

 
Tampa Bay
at
Chi White Sox
8:10 p.m.

 
Texas
at
Minnesota
8:10 p.m.

 
Baltimore
at
Oakland
10:05 p.m.

 
L.A. Angels
at
Seattle
10:10 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL LEAGUE

 

 
Pittsburgh
at
Philadelphia
1:05 p.m.

 
L.A. Dodgers
at
N-Y Mets
1:10 p.m.

 
Cincinnati
at
Washington
7:05 p.m.

 
Chi Cubs
at
Miami
7:10 p.m.

 
Colorado
at
Arizona
9:40 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL BASKETBALL ASSOCIATION

 

 
Miami
at
Milwaukee
7:00 p.m.

 
Brooklyn
at
Chicago
8:30 p.m.

 
L-A Clippers
at
Memphis
9:30 p.m.

 

 

 
NATIONAL HOCKEY LEAGUE

 

 
N-Y Islanders
at
Philadelphia
7:00 p.m.

 
N-Y Rangers
at
Carolina
7:00 p.m.

 
Ottawa
at
Washington
7:00 p.m.

 
Nashville
at
Detroit
7:30 p.m.

 
Pittsburgh
at
New Jersey
7:30 p.m.

 
Tampa Bay
at
Boston
7:30 p.m.

 
Toronto
at
Florida
7:30 p.m.

 
Calgary
at
St. Louis
8:00 p.m.

 
Montreal
at
Winnipeg
8:00 p.m.

 
Columbus
at
Dallas
8:30 p.m.

 
Anaheim
at
Vancouver
10:00 p.m.

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A-P Regional Sports Minute

MILWAUKEE (AP) — Ryan Braun hit a three-run home run before getting ejected in the Milwaukee Brewers’ 4-2 victory over the Chicago Cubs yesterday. Brewers starter Wily Peralta allowed two runs in six-plus innings for the Brewers, who won their seventh straight game. Scott Feldman took the loss after giving up four runs in five innings. PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Erik Kratz hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning last night as the Philadelphia Phillies beat the St. Louis Cardinals 7-3. Continue Reading

A-P National Sports Briefs

UNDATED (AP) — There are two NBA playoff games tonight. In the first contest the Brooklyn Nets are home to the Chicago Bulls in game two of their best-of-seven series, while in Los Angeles the Clippers are facing Memphis. Both the Clippers and Nets won the opening game of these playoff affairs.  

UNDATED (AP) — In the NBA playoffs Sunday the Heat, Pacers, Thunder and Spurs all won. Miami beat Milwaukee in the opening game of their series while the Pacers stopped the Hawks, the Thunder beat the Rockets and the Spurs slapped the Lakers. Continue Reading

PGA Tour Golf: Garcia, Leishman Lead After Day 1 At Masters

THE FIRST DAY OF THE 2013 MASTERS TOURNAMENT HAS BEEN COMPLETED…  

SERGIO GARCIA AND MARC LEISHMAN ARE TIED FOR THE LEAD AFTER THE FIRST ROUND AFTER BOTH MEN SHOT 6-UNDER-PAR 66’s… DUSTIN JOHNSON IS ONE SHOT BACK, WHILE IOWA NATIVE ZACH JOHNSON IS THREE BACK. PRE-TOURNAMENT FAVORITE TIGER WOODS IS FOUR BACK, AND PHIL MICKELSON IS FIVE OFF THE PACE AFTER A ONE-UNDER 71 TO START THE EVENT.  

 

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MLB: Cubs, White Sox Both Lose

THE CHICAGO CUBS AND CHICAGO WHITE SOX BOTH LOST THURSDAY…  

THE CUBS COULD NOT HOLD ON TO A 5-0 LEAD AND FELL TO THE SAN FRANCISCO GIANTS 7-6 THURSDAY AT WRIGLEY FIELD… THE CHICAGO WHITE SOX WERE ON THE ROAD IN WASHINGTON, D.C., AND COULD NOT HANDLE THE NATIONALS… THE SOUTH SIDERS LOST THAT GAME 7-TO-4… THE ST. Continue Reading