• Hard times in Seattle: Hamlin stable, police investigate slaying. [Seahawks Insider]
• Classic Maneuver: Pedro Martinez wants to play for Dominican Republic. [MLB.com]
• Report: Girardi to become Marlins manager. If the hurricanes subside by spring training. [Marlins Nation]
• Please, nobody play The Strokes during a New England practice that has Tedy Bruschi. [Out Of Bounds]