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One bad Zion Williamson step leads to one bad night for Duke
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 00:59:21 EST
The nightmare started for Duke fewer than 40 seconds in. The bad dream didn't let up.
Zion injury a 'mild knee sprain,' Coach K says
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:05:19 EST
Duke's Zion Williamson made an early exit from Wednesday's rivalry game after suffering a "mild" right knee sprain when his left Nike basketball shoe blew out.
LeBron: Intensity level 'activated' for playoff push
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 18:33:01 EST
LeBron James said he is raring to step up his intensity level for a playoff push, starting against the Rockets on Thursday, saying the Lakers are "working our tails off to get there."
GM: Roethlisberger can criticize whom he pleases
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:09:34 EST
Steelers general manager Kevin Colbert says Ben Roethlisberger is the "unquestioned leader" of the locker room who can publicly criticize teammates -- such as Antonio Brown -- if he sees fit.
UGA T'd up, loses after fan throws toy on court
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 22:45:39 EST
Quinndary Weatherspoon sank one of three free throws with 0.5 seconds remaining, giving him a career-high 31 points and lifting Mississippi State to a 68-67 win over Georgia on Wednesday night.
Warriors lift Cousins minutes cap in new 'phase'
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 20:07:12 EST
Steve Kerr says DeMarcus Cousins is expected to start playing for longer stretches after being capped around the 25-minute mark since returning.
Machado jerseys for sale -- briefly -- at Petco Park
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:58:42 EST
Manny Machado has yet to formally sign his 10-year, $300 million contract with the San Diego Padres, but that didn't stop the team's store at Petco Park from briefly having his No. 13 jerseys available for sale on Wednesday.
Power Rankings: Now we wait to assess impact of Zion injury on Duke
Sun, 25 Nov 2018 21:28:40 EST
Duke was pummeled without Zion Williamson (knee sprain) for most of its game against North Carolina.
Let's get Cleveland to the playoffs: Barnwell predicts AFC North moves
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 21:01:08 EST
Things are looking up for the Browns -- finally. In Pittsburgh, meanwhile, the Steelers' big three could be down to one in a month.
Getting the NFL's five biggest spenders out of salary-cap hell
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:49:55 EST
The Eagles are currently more than $22 million over the salary cap. How can they, and four other teams, save money?
Can Saints keep Mark Ingram from leaving in free agency?
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:49:54 EST
Ingram is closing in on 30 but remains productive; the Saints have minimal cap space. Whether they stick together could depend on the market.
How former ref Tim Donaghy conspired to fix NBA games
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 12:00:54 EST
In 2007, NBA ref Tim Donaghy pleaded guilty to betting on games he officiated. But it was never proved that he fixed them -- until now. Our two-year investigation reveals how he did it, whom he did it with and the millions that flowed from the conspiracy.
Possible ripple effects of Machado's deal for Bryce and baseball
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 07:40:28 EST
Manny Machado's megadeal could increase Bryce Harper's price tag and could lead to heftier free-agent hauls for Mookie Betts and Mike Trout in two years.
Winners and losers from Manny Machado's megadeal with Padres
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 14:30:04 EST
We break down what the deal means for the infielder, the Padres and a certain other available star.
Wild Wednesday: VAR effect, vintage Atleti, City escape
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:03:47 EST
As European nights go, this one was not bad. There was grit and intensity in Madrid and late drama in Gelsenkirchen. Oh, and lots of VAR.
Giannis or Harden? The MVP question that's dividing the NBA
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 14:30:11 EST
The Beard's historic production and the Greek Freak's brute-force domination represent opposite sides of the league's MVP conversation.
Last place? Cubs laugh off formula that has them under .500
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:58:47 EST
Winners of an average of 97 games over the last four years, here's what the Cubs really think about a projection that has them winning 79 games.
Gary Sanchez: Comeback player of the year or bust?
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:58:46 EST
With his awful 2018 season now in his rearview mirror, the Yankees catcher might be ready to resume mashing.
Rams set at skill positions, but offensive line faces uncertainty
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 10:14:50 EST
Expect change on the offensive line, especially on the left side where Rodger Saffold is a pending free agent and Andrew Whitworth mulls retirement.
Inside the rebuilding of Christian Hackenberg: Can the AAF save his career?
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 13:07:30 EST
The 2016 second-round pick spent the summer relearning how to throw a football. And at age 24, this might be his last shot to get back to the NFL.
NHL Power Rankings after Week 20
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 16:16:16 EST
Nikita Kucherov and the Lightning remain No. 1, with big moves elsewhere. Plus, we make the case for what all 31 clubs should do at the deadline.
'Mr. Trade Deadline' has a no-trade clause
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 07:44:23 EST
Thomas Vanek has been moved three times at the deadline and has been the subject of rumors every other year. Here's why 2019 is different.
The most lopsided deadline trades in NHL history
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 07:44:36 EST
Filip Forsberg for Martin Erat is the clear modern champ, but some historical swaps were just as bad as that robbery. Here are the top 20.
College football trades we'd make if we could
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 19:37:12 EST
What if college football teams could shake up their rosters with a trade or two? Here are nine we'd like to see, including another move for former Clemson QB Kelly Bryant.
What to expect from Ibra, Rooney and MLS' superstars in 2019
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 12:03:31 EST
The 2018 season might have been the best yet for MLS' designated players, but Wayne Rooney & Co. might exceed that elevated threshold in 2019.
How Paige VanZant has fought to build her brand
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 17:13:33 EST
We caught up with the MMA star fresh off her most recent win to talk about how she has built her brand, and how marketing and perception have played into her fighting career.
Fury's potential opponents at heavyweight
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 13:26:58 EST
Now that heavyweight lineal champion Tyson Fury has signed a deal with Top Rank, who are the opponents out there for him? And which pairing is the most realistic, given the current landscape of the boxing industry?
Cheetahs player banned for filthy act
Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:00:31 EST
Cheetahs centre Nico Lee will sit out 13 weeks of Pro 14 action after he was suspended for clearing "the contents of his nose" on Connacht's Colby Fainga'a during their clash last weekend.