The Year of Taylor Swift

She traded Nashville for New York, released the chart-topping pop album ‘1989,’ took on Spotify and has an updated sense of style.

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Nick Young Ejected After Hitting OKC Center Steven Adams with Elbow to Throat

Early in the fourth quarter of the Los Angeles Lakers' prime-time showdown with the Oklahoma City Thunder on ESPN, Nick "Swaggy P" Young committed a major no-no.After Thunder center Steven Adams irritated Young with a screen, Young tossed up an elbow, missing Adams' face. He then followed up with another elbow, this time hitting Adams in the throat/jaw region.After deliberation, the...

today, 7:41
Damian Lillard Blows by Defender, Throws Down Monster Dunk in 2OT

Portland Trail Blazers point guard thrives in the clutch, and with the Blazers and San Antonio Spurs battling in double overtime, he literally rose to the occasion. Lillard blew past Kyle Anderson and double-clutched for a huge dunk.Lillard finished with a career-high 43 points in the Blazers' triple-overtime win over the Spurs, 129-119.[]Read more news on

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Though Enticing, Rajon Rondo of Today an Investment Lakers Lucky Not to Make

LOS ANGELES — You only get so many chances to deviate from the pure rebuild in today's . If you—rightly—want a proven commodity to make you a vastly better team overnight, you—definitely—better be honest with yourself about what that veteran can't and won't do amid your excitement with the chase. In the case of the and , who would've been an obvious upgrade when Byron Scott is...

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Houston Rockets Keep Pace in Wild West with Corey Brewer Trade

The Western Conference is just ridiculously tough. Now, it's getting even more difficult following Rajon Rondo's move to the and the following that up with a deal of their own, one that allowed them to land and add more depth to their roster. Even before the sudden frenzy of activity, the West boasted seven teams that had won at least 65 percent of their outings during the 2014-15 season; the...

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Rajon Rondo Unleashes 3 Passes You Never Saw Him Make with Boston Celtics Rajon Rondo Unleashes 3 Passes You Never Saw Him Make with Boston Celtics

may have to the , but fans will have fond memories of the star point guard. Rondo spent one of his final days in Boston showing off three passes he has yet to unveil in an game. Which is your favorite? Do you think he'll try any of these with the Mavericks?Read more news on

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Tempers Flare After Andre Drummond's Hard Foul on Raptors' James Johnson

Several Toronto Raptors and Detroit Pistons had to be separated, and multiple technical fouls were assessed after a hard foul from Detroit's Andre Drummond on Toronto's James Johnson led to a scuffle.In an earlier play, Johnson dunked all over Drummond, which likely upset the Detroit center.After the hard foul, Toronto's Patrick Patterson and Chuck Hayes came to their teammate's defense, with...

today, 5:08
Christmas 1914: The Day Even WWI Showed Humanity Christmas 1914: The Day Even WWI Showed Humanity

Christmas Truce: Suddenly, day of peace, friendship amid WWI horrors _ 'Marvelous, isn't it?'

today, 12:43
The Blackhawks Released a Stupid, Spectacular All-Star Promo for Jonathan Toews

is in the mix for Western Conference All-Star honors, meaning the must, by the very nature of the beast, promote his candidacy to the masses. Teams usually go about these public relations stunts in a typical, cheesy and pandering fashion. The Blackhawks did just that, and the weird part is, it worked. Chicago released a 1980s-tinged, technicolor promo Friday () asking fans to include the...

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Houston Fox Affiliate Uses Pic of Troy Daniels from NBA2k in Segment About Trade

The Houston Rockets Friday that they acquired Corey Brewer and Alexey Shved in a three-team deal. When Houston Fox affiliate KRIV aired commentary about the trade, keen-eyed viewers noticed something was off. Did just use a pic from a video game for ex player Troy Daniels? Wow! — J Ceynar (@Jpceynar) Indeed, it appears that KRIV snagged a screenshot of Troy Daniels, who was traded away...

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