<![CDATA[NBC 7 San Diego - San Diego Sports News, Photos, and Scores for the Padres, Chargers and More]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcsandiego.com/news/sports http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/KNSD+RSS+Feed+logo+blue.png NBC 7 San Diego http://www.nbcsandiego.com en-us Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:25:13 -0700 Tue, 28 Jul 2015 08:25:13 -0700 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[WATCH: Shark Bites Kayak; Kayaker Bites Back]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 07:17:25 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/mako-shark-bites-kayak.jpg
Fisherman love catching big fish. But when the catch is almost as long as the vessel you’re in and has extremely sharp teeth the day makes for one heck of a story. On Thursday, July 23, Austin Lorber and...
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<![CDATA[More Tax Money Could Fund Stadium Negotiations]]> Tue, 28 Jul 2015 06:41:33 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Collinsworth_Talks_Chargers_Stadium_NBC_RSH-MCDS_1200x675_389884483609.jpg
San Diego County Supervisor Ron Roberts wants taxpayers to contribute another $500,000 for costs associated with the negotiations for a new San Diego Chargers football stadium in Mission Valley.]]>
<![CDATA[Lawsuit Filed Against MLB Commissioner]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 14:58:18 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/182*120/GettyImages-481500928.jpg
Class action suit seeks increase in ballpark safety

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<![CDATA[Chargers Workouts Open To the Public]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 12:10:05 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/190*120/GettyImages-491456493.jpg
2015 Training Camp will have multiple live viewing opportunities

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<![CDATA[Padres Trade Primer: Who Will Stay, Who Will Go]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 15:19:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-480685990.jpg
A look at the Padres roster to see who's most likely to be dealt before the deadline]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: Half-Court Shot Wins $10K]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 15:58:26 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/219*120/willie+cole+shot.jpg
A recent high school graduate from Chicago made an epic half-court shot during a youth basketball tournament over the weekend to win a $10,000 prize.

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<![CDATA[Tom Brady, NFL in Deflategate Settlement Talks: Source]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:32:02 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/461977230.jpg
Tom Brady is engaged in settlement talks with the NFL, a source familiar with the talks tells NBC News' Peter Alexander.

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<![CDATA[Boston's Olympic Loss Could Spell Win for L.A.]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 13:21:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/TLMD-boston-olympics-2024-render.jpg
Now that the U.S. Olympic Committee has dropped Boston’s bid for the 2024 Summer Games, Los Angeles is emerging as the back-up city. “Los Angeles could bid with a couple of years notice,” said Andrew Zimbalist...

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<![CDATA[Teen With Cerebral Palsy Encourages Kids With Disabilities]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 09:54:39 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Teen_Helps_Others_Cope_With_Disabilities_1200x675_491677251553.jpg
Lucy Meyer isn't your average eighth-grader, having spoken with President Barack Obama and members of Congress, won a gold medal for athletics and raised money for charities.]]>
<![CDATA[Padres Win Again As Trade Deadline Looms]]> Sun, 26 Jul 2015 16:55:57 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-482082646.jpg
Friars get closer to contention, but can they keep the club together?

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<![CDATA[Top Sports Photos 2015]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 05:13:47 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/topSports-GettyImages-481997672.jpg
Click to see dramatic game action photos from professional football, hockey, basketball, baseball and more.

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<![CDATA[Dustin Plunkett: Special Olympics Saved My Life]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 10:07:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/214*120/7-26-15-dustin+plunkett.JPG
Many athletes can attest to the difference sports made in their life, but for former Special Olympics World Games athlete Dustin Plunkett, sports saved his life.

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<![CDATA[N.J. Teen Wins 1st Gold at Special Olympics]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 08:04:31 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/150726-noah-dellas-special-olympics.jpg
Team USA dominated the triathlon that kicked off competition in the Special Olympics World Games. Off the course, families and coaches spoke of the benefits to the athletes of the camaraderie. For the first...

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<![CDATA[Padres Have A Winning Homestand]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 23:12:08 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/173*120/GettyImages-481976900.jpg
Win over the Marlins secures successful stretch

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<![CDATA[Hamels No-Hitter Adds to San Diego's Rich Baseball History]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 21:07:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/160*129/GettyImages-481966434.jpg
Lefty from "The Factory" writes another chapter in the history books

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<![CDATA[Special Olympics Kicks Off]]> Mon, 27 Jul 2015 06:38:48 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-481983578.jpg
Seven thousand athletes representing 177 countries will gather to kick off the Special Olympics at the Los Angeles Coliseum Saturday night, marking the largest event hosted by LA since the 1984 Summer Olympic...
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<![CDATA[WATCH: Surfer Catches A Wave While On Fire]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 18:57:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Surfer+Of+Fire.jpg
Pro surfer sets himself ablaze and rides a wave

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<![CDATA[Padres Pitch Tailgate Park for Events]]> Sat, 25 Jul 2015 10:36:44 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/tailgate+lot+petco+park.JPG
A big stretch of asphalt east of Petco Park figures to see a lot more action than it gets on game days.

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<![CDATA[No Speech from Seau's Family at HOF: Report]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 14:04:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Seau-as-Charger-72499459.jpg
The family of the late Junior Seau will not be speaking at the ceremony in August, according to several published reports.

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<![CDATA[Padres Shut Out (Again)]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 22:47:56 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/166*120/GettyImages-481719336.jpg
Friars manage just three hits in latest loss

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<![CDATA[Early Bird Registration for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 09:01:00 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/rocknroll_145692181.jpg
There’s still almost a year to train for the big race, but early birds can register for the Suja Rock ‘n’ Roll San Diego Marathon 2016 on Thursday.

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<![CDATA[Curry Wishes 'Happy Birthday' to Boy Fighting Cancer]]> Fri, 24 Jul 2015 10:54:59 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/202*120/stephmain1.png
Hundreds of birthday cards arrived last weekend for a nine-year-old Texas boy fighting a rare type of cancer. The wishes kept pouring in from friends, family and well-wishers all weekend

Photo Credit: Tanisha Davis via Go Fund Me/Stepen Curry
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<![CDATA[Kaepernick Ranks No. 2 in NFL Retail Standings]]> Thu, 23 Jul 2015 10:57:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/baby-kaep.jpg
When it comes to merchandise sales, Colin Kaepernick ranks second in the NFL, behind only Tom Brady, according to NFLPA’s licensing and marketing department.

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<![CDATA[U.S. Requests Extradition of Former FIFA VP]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 20:24:54 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/AP_473903051335.jpg
The U.S. formally requested the extradition Wednesday of Trinidad and Tobago lawmaker Jack Warner, the former FIFA vice president at the center of the world soccer corruption scandal, the country's attorney...]]>
<![CDATA[Navy vs. Notre Dame at Qualcomm Stadium]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 13:41:06 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/US-Naval-Academy-Midshipmen-FootbalL-1l.jpg
A big gridiron match-up is coming to San Diego’s Qualcomm Stadium: The United States Naval Academy Midshipmen versus the Notre Dame Fighting Irish.

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<![CDATA[Giants Stomp Padres at Petco Park]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 17:27:43 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-481602276.jpg
Brandon Belt hit a tying solo home run in the sixth inning and Buster Posey hit a go-ahead, two-run double in the seventh to lead the San Francisco Giants to a 7-1 victory over the San Diego Padres on...

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<![CDATA[Simmons Lands HBO Talk Show Deal]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 09:34:34 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/simmons5.jpg
The man formerly known as "The Boston Sports Guy" is set to join HBO, according to the New York Times. Simmons will start working for HBO in October and will host a talk show that will begin airing next

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<![CDATA[San Diego Stadium EIR Draws Legal Fire]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 20:43:17 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/proposed+chargers+stadium.JPG
San Diego’s city's hurry-up environmental process for a new Chargers stadium in Mission Valley now looks certain to draw legal opposition that could delay the project beyond NFL timelines.]]>
<![CDATA[NFL Season Primer: 2015 Rule Changes]]> Wed, 22 Jul 2015 07:48:50 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-460737502.jpg
Training Camp is on the way, so here are a few things to keep in mind

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<![CDATA[Special Olympics USA Team Visits San Diego]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 15:08:03 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/Special-Oly-SD-0721.jpg
The Special Olympics USA National Team made a stop in San Diego Tuesday en route to the 2015 Special Olympics World Games.

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<![CDATA[Now It's Serious: Padres Win Again]]> Mon, 20 Jul 2015 22:41:51 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/181*120/GettyImages-481450198.jpg
Friars top the Giants to win their 5th straight game

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<![CDATA[Pippen, Shaq in Heated Bulls-Lakers Instagram Battle ]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 05:49:36 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/pippen+shaq.jpg
Oh no he didn’t! Scottie Pippen and Shaquille O’Neal are in a bit of an Instagram war and things are getting heated.

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<![CDATA[Several Raiders Face Make-or-Break Seasons]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 11:01:49 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/thedeejhayh.jpg
Former 49ers wide receiver hasn't posted a big season since injury with San Francisco

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<![CDATA['World's Largest' Corn Maze Design Pays Tribute to Stanley Cup Champs]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 09:54:01 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/213*120/hawks+maze.jpg
The “world’s largest” corn maze now has a design fit for champions.

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<![CDATA[Federal Authorities End Prosecution of Barry Bonds]]> Tue, 21 Jul 2015 18:43:37 -0700 http://media.nbcsandiego.com/images/180*120/457272930_8.jpg
The U.S. Department of Justice formally dropped its criminal prosecution of Barry Bonds, Major League Baseball's career homerun leader. The decade-long investigation and prosecution of Bonds for obstruction of...

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