<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News]]>Copyright 2016http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.comen-usSat, 03 Dec 2016 22:25:14 -0800Sat, 03 Dec 2016 22:25:14 -0800NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Padres Send Catcher Norris to the Nationals]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 16:07:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/176*120/GettyImages-598760594.jpg
Padres send catcher Derek Norris to the Nationals in exchange for RHP Pedro Avila.

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<![CDATA[Soccer Players Who Missed Doomed Flight Cope With Loss]]> Fri, 02 Dec 2016 05:23:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/soccer-plane-crash.jpg
Players of Brazil’s Chapecoense soccer team who did not travel on the ill-fated flight that crashed Monday are suddenly left to mourn their teammates, NBC News reported.“I still have the chance to hug and kiss...

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<![CDATA[Padres Announce Stops for Holiday Caravan]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 17:53:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/178*120/pod.jpg
The San Diego Padres have announced stops for their annual community caravan, coming to communities across the County this winter.

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<![CDATA[LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:23:53 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/kingjamesja.jpg
LeBron James delivered on a promise and ended decades of Cleveland sports misery in 2016.For leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title and ending the city's 52-year title drought, James was chosen as Sports...

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<![CDATA[Carson Pop Warner Team Uninvited to National Championship]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:12:18 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/popwarner-uninvited-carson.jpg
The Super Bowl of Pop Warner is this Saturday in Florida with 64 teams from around the nation competing, but this year is marred by controversy over whether the team from Carson should be allowed to compete.

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<![CDATA[Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech ]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:30:06 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mikemikemike.jpg
Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley's investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

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<![CDATA[Gulls Notch 7th Straight Victory]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:52:41 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GullsCunninghamWEB.jpg
San Diego skated past first-place Tucson with a decisive 5-1 victory.

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<![CDATA[USC Knocks Off USD]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 00:25:45 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/244*120/OlinUSDvsUSC.PNG
The undefeated Trojans pulled away from the Toreros and improved to 7-0.

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<![CDATA[The Evolution of Dontrelle Inman]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:26:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/170*120/Dontrelle+Inman+Houston.JPG
Chargers WR has turned himself in to an indispensable member of the offense]]>
<![CDATA[I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 08:16:09 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/jordanbark.jpg
NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley gave an interview on the Dan Le Batard radio show this week where he explained, despite a recent photo that had been making the rounds, he and once close pal Michael Jordan have...

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<![CDATA[Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw']]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 10:26:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/serenaserena.jpg
Serena Williams served up another ace. Only this time it was in the form of an open letter about sexism and wage disparity between males and females in sports.The letter, initially written for Porter...

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<![CDATA[Renovated North Golf Course at Torrey Pines Reopens]]> Wed, 30 Nov 2016 08:54:51 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Torrey_Pines_North_Course_Hole_15_t620.jpg
The North Course at Torrey Pines Golf Course was recently reopened following a comprehensive nine-month, $12.6 million renovation of the city-owned property.

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<![CDATA[Aztec Trio Wins Mountain West Awards]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 20:09:59 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/Donnel+Pumphrey+vs+SJSU.jpeg
The Mountain West regular season is over and a trio of San Diego State Aztecs swept the conference Player of the Year awards for the second straight year.]]>
<![CDATA[Get To Know Your Gulls: Key Ingredients Of A 6-Game Win Streak]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 15:20:11 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/WebGullsWithElsten11.29.16_1200x675_820255811600.jpg
NBC 7’s Ben Rosehart and Gulls radio broadcaster Craig Elsten discuss how a key line emerged to help San Diego rattle off six straight victories before looking ahead to Wednesday’s clash with the first-place...]]>
<![CDATA[Red-Hot Aztecs Win In Turquoise]]> Tue, 29 Nov 2016 14:48:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TurquoiseSDSU.jpg
SDSU totals 100 points in victory over Savannah State

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<![CDATA[Two of San Diego’s Top Soccer Clubs Join Forces]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 20:24:20 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/North+County+Battalion+PDL+San+Diego+Surf+Soccer+Club.jpg
The partnership results in a yet-to-be-named United Soccer League Premier Development League soccer club.

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<![CDATA[Why San Diego Chargers Are Now a Dangerous Team]]> Mon, 28 Nov 2016 12:55:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/RiversGettyImages-623553188.jpg
The most dangerous animal is often a wounded animal.

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<![CDATA[Thursday Night Football: Cowboys Go for 11th Straight Win]]> Thu, 01 Dec 2016 10:03:22 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_16330088209607.jpg
Dak Prescott will face as good a pass defense as he has seen all year when the rookie quarterback tries to run the Dallas Cowboys’ winning streak to 11 in-a-row on Thursday Night Football against the Minnesota...

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<![CDATA[Weekly San Diego Sports Preview]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 15:54:49 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-614387588-nfl.jpg
A look ahead at San Diego sports this week.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Hang On For Road Win]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 15:18:21 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/GettyImages-626138386.jpg
During the week of preparation for Sunday's game in Houston, Charger quarterback Philip Rivers hinted we would be in for another close game.

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<![CDATA[Miami Crowd Boos Kaepernick]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 23:00:07 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/KaepernickDolphins.jpg
Playing in Miami on Sunday just days after getting tangled in a "heated" discussion about Fidel Castro with a newspaper reporter, San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick received a "flood of boos" from...

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<![CDATA[Aztecs fall to Colorado State ]]> Sun, 27 Nov 2016 00:24:47 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-598994014.jpg
Rainy Saturday night at Qualcomm, and it looked like it might have put a damper on the Aztecs, as they fell to Colorado State 63-to-31 in their final home game of the season.The Aztecs hold the spot...

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<![CDATA[Reinforcements Arrive for the Chargers]]> Fri, 25 Nov 2016 18:22:39 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/184*120/Jahleel+Addae+Injury.JPG
Injured players are back in time for season's stretch run]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Chargers Host 38th Annual Blood Drive]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 20:05:05 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/220*120/Rolf+Benirschke+Blood+Drive.JPG
The 38th Annual Chargers Blood Drive drew in a huge crowd of fans and more importantly, donors.On a week when the nation is giving thanks for so many things, health is typically at the top of the list. The Bolts]]>
<![CDATA[Chargers Sign Former Aztec Hillman]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:38:26 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-493252774.jpg
Tuesday the Bolts officially announced nose tackle Brandon Mebane is out for the season and added Trovon Reed and Ronnie Hillman.

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<![CDATA[Jordan's Medal of Freedom Reaction Sparks New Memes]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 16:54:42 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/215*120/mj+tears.png
Michael Jordan may be “more than just an internet meme,” but his emotional reaction to receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom Tuesday became just that.

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<![CDATA[Aztecs Cage Cal Bears in Sacramento]]> Tue, 22 Nov 2016 00:26:30 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/SDSUMalikePopeDunk.jpg
Balanced attack leads SDSU to victory in NBA arena.

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<![CDATA[Chargers Fans Share their Take on the Season So Far]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 22:41:08 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/222*120/Nick+Romero+Screen+Shot.JPG
While the San Diego Chargers were off during their bye week, Football Night in San Diego took a trip to Rawknykz Barber shop in Kearny Mesa to get the candid fans' perspective on the Bolts season so far. ]]>
<![CDATA[SDSU’s Pumphrey Named Finalist For Doak Walker Award]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 22:16:31 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/PumphreyDoakWalkerFinalist.jpg
Aztecs Star Donnel Pumphrey is a serious contender for multiple national honors including the Heisman Trophy.

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<![CDATA[MJ's Minute: Chargers Get Back to Work After Bye Week]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 19:50:02 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/MJsMinuteChargersBack_1200x675_814875203994.jpg
After a much need bye week notable Chargers players were back on the field for practice on Monday including safety Jahleel Addae who missed nine games with a broken collar bone, inside linebacker Denzel...]]>
<![CDATA[Jimmie Johnson Thanks San Diego After 7th NASCAR Title]]> Mon, 21 Nov 2016 15:41:56 -0800 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/183*120/jj+3.JPG
The third driver in history to win seven series titles has never forgotten his home town]]>