Padres considering J.T. Realmuto trade – CBS Sports
The Padres have most recently been connected to Corey Kluber in trade rumors, but it appears their desire to chase a big name goes beyond him.
DeSean Jackson wants to move on from Buccaneers in 2019 – ESPN
Jackson is signed for next season with a base salary of $10 million, none of which is guaranteed, but sources told Anderson that Jackson wants a fresh start with a different team.
Second ‘Hockey Day SoCal’ slated for Saturday on FOX Sports West
FOX Sports West, in conjunction with the Anaheim Ducks and Los Angeles Kings, today announced broadcast plans for the second ‘Hockey Day SoCal,’ set to take place on Saturday, Dec. 29 starting at 12p. Highlighted by 10 hours of programming, the network will showcase three games, including Las Vegas Golden Knights vs. LA Kings, Arizona Coyotes vs. Anaheim Ducks, and the 16AAA Jr. Kings vs. Jr. Ducks.
Miami can’t solve pitiful offense in Pinstripe Bowl loss – Miami Herald
About an hour and a half after the game, UM athletic director Blake James posted on Twitter this statement: “Our football team’s performance tonight — and at other times this season — is simply unacceptable to all of us who love The U. I am committed to getting UM Football back to national prominence and that process is underway. We will compete for ACC and national championships and I know that Coach Richt is alongside me in that commitment to excellence.’’
Baker Mayfield’s ‘Hard Knocks’ RV for Sale for $200,000 – SI
Mayfield’s RV became immortalized in Hard Knocks before the 2018 season. The vehicle was returned to Neff Brothers RV in Lorain, Ohio, who are reportedly offering a sale of the “2019 luxury Class ‘A’ Forest River Georgetown 377XL motorhome.”
At Least Five Teams Interested In Trading for Corey Kluber – SI
The San Diego Padres and Miami are still engaged in trade talks over Marlins catcher J.T. Realmuto. San Diego could possibly send catcher Austin Hedges to Miami in a deal for pitching.
Lakers preparing for LeBron to miss ‘several games’ with groin strain – CBS Sports
The Los Angeles Lakers had a potential disaster on their hands when LeBron James was forced to leave the team’s Christmas Day game against the Golden State Warriors.
Rays’ Tommy Pham: Tampa Bay has ‘really no fan base at all’ – ESPN
“Do I think something has to happen, whether it be a new ballpark, maybe a new city? I think so,” Pham said. “Because if you have a team that’s going to be winning 90-plus games, competing in [the American League East], and you don’t have any fan support, that’s a huge problem.”