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Dec 09, 2018

Bears crash NFC party with defensive masterpiece against Rams
After Sunday night's destruction of the Rams' offense, one thing is clear: The Bears are for real, and they are a legitimate threat to win the NFC.

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Dec 09, 2018

Playoff picture: The Miami Miracle aftershock
If the regular season ended right now, here's how the top six would look in each conference, plus clinching scenarios.

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Dec 09, 2018

Examining surprising Hall calls for Harold Baines, Lee Smith
While Lee Smith is third on the all-time saves list, Harold Baines' Hall nod is a head-scratcher, considering that he never finished higher than ninth in MVP voting.

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Dec 09, 2018

Watch: Bears notch another big-boy TD with goal-line trickery
A week after a defensive tackle scored a rushing TD, the Bears were at it again Sunday night, throwing a TD pass to OT Bradley Sowell.

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Dec 09, 2018

Week 14 overreactions: Has Tom Brady won his last Super Bowl?
New England has been shaky on the road. Has the Patriots QB gotten his last ring? We take on the week's biggest questions.

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Dec 09, 2018

Jenkins rips replay officials: 'Stay off the bottle'
Eagles safety Malcolm Jenkins heavily criticized replay officials in New York over a possession call that came after he forced a fumble on the opening kickoff of Sunday's loss to the Cowboys.

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Dec 09, 2018

The biggest injuries of Week 14
The latest on all the key injuries from our NFL Nation reporters, including the prognosis for each player.

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Dec 09, 2018

Chicago legends Baines, Lee Smith picked for Hall
Chicago won the day in Las Vegas, as Harold Baines and Lee Smith were chosen for enshrinement in Cooperstown. The Hall of Fame's Today's Game Era Committee selected them at baseball's winter meetings.

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Dec 09, 2018

Copa Libertadores is over, but drama will roll on
The players of Boca Juniors and River Plate have had their say. Now it is the turn of the lawyers.

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Dec 09, 2018

Sources: Lakers trying to trade for Suns' Ariza
The Los Angeles Lakers are engaged in talks trying to acquire Phoenix Suns forward Trevor Ariza, league sources told ESPN.

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Dec 09, 2018

Week 14 takeaways: Danger zone for Redskins and Panthers?
Bad losses for Carolina and Washington have both teams nearly out of the playoff picture. NFL Nation dives into Week 14's lessons.

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Dec 09, 2018

Key takeaways: Danger zone for Redskins and Panthers?
Bad losses for Carolina and Washington have both teams nearly out of the playoff picture. NFL Nation dives into the week's lessons.

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Dec 09, 2018

Saquon Barkley, Christian McCaffrey continue fantasy hot streaks
On the heels of Derrick Henry's huge Thursday night performance, two big-name running backs starred on Sunday.

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Dec 09, 2018

What happens in Vegas: A guide to baseball's winter meetings
Who's ready to bet big on Bryce Harper or Manny Machado? Which teams are looking to wheel and deal? We tell you what might go down in the desert.

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Dec 09, 2018

Bulls players pushing back on Boylen 3 games in
After a players-only meeting Sunday, the Bulls addressed new coach Jim Boylen in what rookie Wendell Carter Jr., said was a "very, very honest" conversation.

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Dec 09, 2018

Power Rankings: Tennessee takes down Gonzaga
Admiral Schofield was too much down the stretch as the Bulldogs lost for the first time this season.

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Dec 09, 2018

River beat Boca in epic final for 4th Copa Lib title
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Dec 09, 2018

Inside the Dolphins' wild touchdown: How it worked
The Dolphins pulled off an improbable 69-yard, hook-and-ladder touchdown to shock the Patriots. Here's how it happened and why it worked.

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Dec 09, 2018

Miami miracle: Crazy final 2-lateral TD jolts Pats
Kenyan Drake sprinted the last 52 yards as the Dolphins scored on a crazy pass and double lateral on the final play Sunday to beat the New England Patriots 34-33 and keep their playoff hopes alive.

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Dec 09, 2018

Crazy final 2-lateral TD jolts Patriots
Kenyan Drake sprinted the last 52 yards as the Dolphins scored on a pass and double lateral on the final play Sunday to keep Miami's playoff hopes alive.

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Dec 09, 2018

Max Holloway answers tough questions at UFC 231, creates debate on all-time status
Max Holloway responded to critics questioning his health with a dominant performance at UFC 231. Can he become one of the best ever?

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Dec 09, 2018

Sam Darnold runs 46.8 yards to complete 7-yard TD pass
Jets quarterback Sam Darnold made the signature play of his rookie season to tie Sunday's game against Buffalo early in the fourth quarter.

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Dec 09, 2018

No picks for Packer: Rodgers sets INT-less mark
With a third-quarter TD toss to Randall Cobb, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers set the record for most consecutive passes without an interception with 359.

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Dec 09, 2018

No picks for Packer: Rodgers sets no-INT mark
With a third-quarter TD toss to Randall Cobb, Packers QB Aaron Rodgers set the record for most consecutive passes without an interception with 359.

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Dec 09, 2018

Saquon Barkley breaks loose for a must-see 78-yard TD
The New York Giants are ripping up the Washington Redskins rush defense, led by Saquon Barkley.Barkley broke loose for a 78-yard touchdown in the second quarter.

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Dec 09, 2018

Watch: Saquon Barkley breaks loose for 78-yard TD
Saquon Barkley, who has more than 100 yards rushing, and the Giants are making short work of the Redskins.

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Dec 09, 2018

Follow live: Boca Juniors, River Plate in Madrid to finally settle things in Copa Libertadores
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Dec 09, 2018

Sterling: Negative coverage 'helps fuel racism'
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Dec 09, 2018

Ravens: Ricard's racist tweets 'unacceptable'
The Ravens have said that Patrick Ricard's racist tweets are "totally unacceptable" and have scratched him from Sunday's lineup.

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Dec 09, 2018

Sources: Garrett pitched Dallas return to Witten
Jason Garrett has made multiple attempts this season to get former Dallas tight end Jason Witten to come out of retirement and help the Cowboys in their postseason push, league sources told ESPN.

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Dec 09, 2018

Harbaugh on NFL jobs: 'I'm staying at Michigan'
Jim Harbaugh said he will not leave Michigan to return to coaching in the NFL, emphasizing that he has "big plans" at Ann Arbor.

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Dec 09, 2018

OU's Murray apologizes for anti-gay tweets
Heisman Trophy winner Kyler Murray apologized Sunday morning for his anti-gay tweets from 2011-12, when he was 14 and 15 years old. The tweets in question have been deleted.

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Dec 09, 2018

Berry's Love/Hate for Week 14
Jeremy Schaap asks Matthew the tough questions to help you learn more about the TMR, and Matthew provides his usual lineup-setting advice for Week 14.

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Dec 09, 2018

Source: Hunt to start treatment, counseling
Former Kansas City Chiefs running back Kareem Hunt has started working with the NFL on a treatment and counseling program, a league source tells ESPN.

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Dec 09, 2018

Sunday's fantasy football inactives watch
AJ Mass provides updated inactives and analysis based on the latest reports and official announcements leading up to kickoff.

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Dec 09, 2018

Holloway outbrawls Ortega in fourth-round TKO
In a masterful title defense, Max Holloway's relentless strikes finally bested a game but bloodied Brian Ortega when a doctor called it at the end of Round 4.

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Dec 09, 2018

Lomachenko dominates Pedraza to unify titles
Vasiliy Lomachenko was in control throughout Saturday, as he beat Jose Pedraza by unanimous decision in their lightweight world title unification bout.

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Dec 09, 2018

LeBron readies for final matchup with D-Wade
Asked why his bond with Dwyane Wade has stood the test of time, LeBron James said: "Some things you just can't explain, and that's why we have our brotherhood." The two meet for a final time Monday in Los Angeles.

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Dec 09, 2018

Lomachenko decisions Pedraza to unify titles
Vasiliy Lomachenko was in control throughout Saturday as he beat Jose Pedraza by unanimous decision in their lightweight world title unification bout.

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Dec 09, 2018

Shevchenko wins flyweight title over Jedrzejczyk
Valentina Shevchenko claimed the UFC women's flyweight title on Saturday in a dominant decision over former strawweight champ Joanna Jedrzejczyk at UFC 231.

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Dec 09, 2018

Follow live: Holloway vs. Ortega
UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway defends his belt against top contender Brian Ortega.

ESPN Sports
Dec 08, 2018

Follow live: Shevchenko vs. Jedrzejczyk
Former bantamweight title challenger Valentina Shevchenko will face former strawweight champion Joanna Jedrzejczyk for the vacant flyweight title.

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Dec 08, 2018

Doncic wows Mavs with solo 11-0 run late in win
While Luka Doncic downplayed his rookie season success, the Mavericks weren't being quite as modest after Saturday night's win. "He's not an ordinary 19-year-old, we'll say that," veteran Devin Harris said.

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Dec 08, 2018

Doncic wows with solo 11-0 run late in Mavs' win
While Luka Doncic downplayed his rookie-season success, the Mavericks weren't being quite as modest after Saturday night's win. "He's not an ordinary 19-year-old, we'll say that," veteran Devin Harris said.

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Dec 08, 2018

Celtics, Bulls make history as Boston wins by 56
Jaylen Brown scored 23 points off the bench, Daniel Theis added a career-high 22 points and grabbed 10 rebounds, and the Boston Celtics routed the Chicago Bulls 133-77 on Saturday night for their fifth straight win.

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Dec 08, 2018

Atlanta ends Portland's road magic to lift MLS Cup
Portland has been an impressive road team throughout the playoffs, but it was beaten by a decidedly stronger Atlanta United at MLS Cup.

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Dec 08, 2018

Humboldt survivor OK after recent bus accident
Ryan Straschnitzki, who was one of 13 survivors in April when the Humboldt Broncos' team bus was hit by a semi-trailer, was "all good" after his bus was rear-ended by a truck earlier this week, his father said.

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Dec 08, 2018

The best seasons that didn't result in individual honors
Kyler Murray capped a remarkable season with the Heisman Trophy, but Alabama's Tua Tagovailoa gave him a run for his money. We look at other athletes across sports whose spectacular seasons went unrewarded.

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Dec 08, 2018

Wild Saturday offers upsets, surprises and close calls
Kentucky lost and Kansas survived as college hoops delivered midseason drama in December.

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Dec 08, 2018

Who will win Heisman? Kyler vs. Tua a historic battle
Kyler Murray and Tua Tagovailoa have put up numbers that in any other year would win the Heisman. But only one can claim college football's biggest prize.

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Dec 08, 2018

Alabama flips five-star safety Hill from Michigan
With less than two weeks until the early signing period, Alabama landed one of the top football prospects in the country on Saturday.

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Dec 08, 2018

Alabama flips two top DBs from Michigan, A&M
With less than two weeks until the early signing period, Alabama flipped commitments from two of the country's top defensive back recruits, safety Daxton Hill and cornerback Jeffery Carter.

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Dec 08, 2018

Army earns victory over Navy as Trump looks on
Army had the corps bouncing in front of the president and kept the Commander-in-Chief's Trophy.

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Dec 08, 2018

Week 14 NFL score predictions: A guide to best games, more
Winners and projections for every matchup, plus fantasy nuggets to get you through the weekend. Catch up on Week 14 here.

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Dec 08, 2018

Bills' Hughes slapped with $53K fine for ref spat
The confrontation with umpire Roy Ellison following last weekend's game against the Dolphins has cost Bills defensive end Jerry Hughes $53,482.

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Dec 08, 2018

Luck of the Women's World Cup draw? How the top teams fared
With the Women's World Cup draw now set, we look at the early paths for the United States, France, Germany and other tournament favorites.

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Dec 08, 2018

Murray 2nd straight Sooners QB to win Heisman
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray has won the Heisman Trophy as the country's top college football player in what could be his final season playing the sport.

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Dec 08, 2018

Can Man City handle the title race pressure?
Having eased to glory last season, Pep Guardiola and Co. face a harder battle. After Liverpool upped the ante, City could not respond vs. Chelsea.

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Dec 08, 2018

Man City surrenders Premier League lead at Chelsea
Chelsea overcame Manchester City's overwhelming initial superiority to end the Premier League champions' unbeaten record with a win in West London.

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Dec 08, 2018

Giants' OBJ ruled out with bruised quadriceps
Giants receiver Odell Beckham Jr., whose bruised quad was thought to be nothing serious on Friday, was surprisingly scratched from Sunday's game vs. the Redskins.

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Dec 08, 2018

Ex-UCLA player can't win car due to hoops career
Former UCLA basketball player Nicole Kornet was ineligible to win a car during a promotional contest at the Bruins' game Friday due to her history as a college athlete.

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Dec 08, 2018

Ex-UCLA player loses free car over hoops career
Former UCLA basketball player Nicole Kornet won a car during a promotional contest at the Bruins' game Friday, but she wrote that the prize has been rescinded due to her collegiate career.

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Dec 08, 2018

Women's World Cup: U.S. draws Sweden again
The United States will be favorites to lift a record fourth Women's World Cup following the draw for next year's tournament.

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Dec 08, 2018

Women's World Cup: U.S. face Chile, Sweden
The United States will be favorites to lift a record fourth Women's World Cup following the draw for next year's tournament.

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Dec 08, 2018

Follow live: Tennessee vs. Gonzaga
The No. 1 Bulldogs face the No. 7 Volunteers at Talking Stick Resort Arena as a part of the Air Force Reserve Jerry Colangelo Classic.

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Dec 08, 2018

Get pumped for Saturday's fight
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Dec 08, 2018

WVU's Grier to skip bowl, focus on draft prep
West Virginia's Will Grier, ranked by ESPN's Mel Kiper as the No. 3 draft-eligible QB for 2019, will skip the Camping World Bowl to focus on his preparations.

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Dec 08, 2018

Follow live: Rams at Bears
The NFC-leading Rams visit the Bears, who have Mitchell Trubisky (shoulder) at quarterback for the first time since Week 11.

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Dec 08, 2018

Follow live: Man City seeks 8th straight EPL win
Manchester City will be without Sergio Aguero and Kevin De Bruyne against Chelsea as it looks to stay hot.

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Dec 08, 2018

Follow live: Ravens at Chiefs
QB Patrick Mahomes heads the AFC-leading Chiefs at home against the Ravens in his team's first game since releasing RB Kareem Hunt.

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Dec 08, 2018

How much money could be spent in Vegas on free agents?
In trying to figure out what kind of megadeals could be struck at the winter meetings, we look back at the history of big-money free-agent contracts.

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Dec 08, 2018

Why Tua Tagovailoa's Heisman bid is generations in the making
The success of Tua Tagovailoa does not begin in Alabama or even Hawaii, but is tied to a decision his great-grandfather made to chart a new path for his family's legacy, writes Wright Thompson.

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Dec 08, 2018

Who will win Heisman? Kyler vs. Tua is historic battle
Kyler Murray and Tua Tagovailoa have put up numbers that in any other year would win the Heisman. But only one can claim college football's biggest prize.

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Dec 08, 2018

Shiffrin quickly picks up second super-G win
Mikaela Shiffrin won a World Cup super-G on Saturday, confirming the slalom great's arrival as a pure speed racer.

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Dec 08, 2018

Power Rankings: Can Nevada go unbeaten?
After storming back to get past Arizona State, talk about the Wolf Pack can turn to the possibility of an undefeated regular season.

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Dec 08, 2018

Warriors end road trip with another one of their patented messages
Golden State shut down Milwaukee, flashing scary potential for a team that will be adding Draymond Green and DeMarcus Cousins very soon.

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Dec 08, 2018

Embiid: Role since Butler trade 'frustrates me'
Sixers center Joel Embiid said he feels his offense has taken a hit since the team acquired Jimmy Butler last month, saying that being used as a stretch-5 "really frustrates me."

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Dec 07, 2018

Sources: Nuggets' Millsap breaks toe in loss
Veteran Nuggets forward Paul Millsap suffered a broken toe in Friday night's loss at Charlotte, league sources tell ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. There's no immediate timetable for Millsap's return.

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Dec 07, 2018

Follow Live: 119th Army-Navy game
The Black Knights are looking to clinch the outright Commander-in-Chief's Trophy for the second straight season.

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Dec 07, 2018

Sooners' Murray now betting favorite for Heisman
Oklahoma quarterback Kyler Murray has surpassed Alabama quarterback Tua Tagovailoa as the betting favorite to win the Heisman Trophy when it's awarded Saturday night.

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Dec 07, 2018

Ex-MLB players died in ambush, officials say
Former major league players Luis Valbuena and Jose Castillo were killed in a car crash in Venezuela caused by highway bandits who then robbed them, officials said Friday.

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Dec 07, 2018

Mentor played big role in Tyler Reddick's championship path
The 2018 Xfinity Series champion had plenty of help on his way to the top, but he really began to blossom after pairing up with renegade mentor Scott Bloomquist.

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Dec 07, 2018

Former All-Pro LB Robertson dies in limo crash
Isiah "Butch" Robertson, who played for the L.A. Rams and the Bills during his 12 NFL seasons, died when his limo skidded sideways and was hit by two other vehicles. He was 69.

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Dec 07, 2018

Hill to Bucks, Dellavedova to Cavs in 3-team deal
The Bucks, Cavaliers and Wizards finalized a deal Friday that gives Milwaukee veteran guard George Hill and clears its books in the short-term future in a five-player deal.

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Dec 07, 2018

Sources: Bucks trading Dellavedova back to Cavs
The Cavaliers are trading for Matthew Dellavedova, John Henson and a future first- and second-round pick for the Bucks' George Hill and Sam Dekker, sources told ESPN.

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Dec 07, 2018

Eagles LB apologizes to coach for 'choke' remark
Philadelphia linebacker Kamu Grugier-Hill says he apologized to coach Doug Pederson for saying the Eagles' opponent this week, the Dallas Cowboys, "always choke."

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Dec 07, 2018

Gators AD would welcome 2-for-1 series vs. UCF
While the Gators would welcome a two-for-one series against UCF, AD Danny White said the Knights "deserve better than that" and is open to a home-and-home series.

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Dec 07, 2018

USMNT's Sargent, 18, scores in Bundesliga debut
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Dec 07, 2018

Sparks confident Fisher will set own WNBA path
Derek Fisher struggled with the NBA's Knicks, but there's a reason he was Penny Toler's "Plan A" -- and only option -- to coach the LA Sparks.

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Dec 07, 2018

Nationals owner doesn't expect Harper to re-sign
Nationals owner Mark Lerner said he has told Bryce Harper that the team has maxed out its offer to the free-agent outfielder. "I really don't expect him to come back," Lerner said.

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Dec 07, 2018

Ringside Seat: Lomachenko, Pedraza fighting to unify at lightweight
Vasiliy Lomachenko has won world titles in three divisions but has always wanted to unify the belts in a weight class. Now he gets his chance at lightweight, if he can fend off underdog Jose Pedraza.

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Dec 07, 2018

Flacco practices, could back up Jackson on Sun.
Ravens QB Joe Flacco fully practiced for the first time since injuring his right hip on Nov. 4 and, if medically cleared, could back up Lamar Jackson against the Chiefs on Sunday.

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Dec 07, 2018

UFC 231 Cheat Sheet: Holloway vs. Ortega
UFC featherweight champion Max Holloway will look to defend his belt against top contender Brian Ortega on Saturday at UFC 231. Who has the edge?

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Dec 07, 2018

76ers' Embiid gets rest day, won't face Pistons
76ers center Joel Embiid has played in every game this season but after a poor performance Wednesday, coach Brett Brown is giving him Friday off and Embiid won't play against the Pistons.

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Dec 07, 2018

Top offense vs. top defense matchups: History favors the Chiefs
The Chiefs' top offense has an intriguing challenge with the Ravens' No. 1 defense, but Kansas City's defense might have to hold its own too.

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Dec 07, 2018

'Slaughter' rule: Ravens need deception in battle of NFL's best
Recent history shows that in a battle of No. 1 offenses vs. No. 1 defenses, it's the offense that prevails. The key for the Ravens' D? Different looks.

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Dec 07, 2018

Cooper vs. Tate: NFC East might come down to which trade was better
Amari Cooper made the bigger impact initially, but Golden Tate has a chance to tip the scales Sunday when the Eagles visit Dallas.

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Dec 07, 2018

Everything You Need to Know About MLS Cup
MLS Cup is upon is. Before Atlanta United and the Portland Timbers kick off MLS' marquee event, read all the stats and details from our experts.

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Dec 07, 2018

Texas and Tennessee face big questions as rivalry resumes
The game's oldest rivalry was key to the long-term development of women's hoops. But this season brings new chapters for the Lady Vols and Longhorns.

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Dec 07, 2018

Lowe: Ten things I like and don't like, including a Bucks weak spot
This week the spotlight falls on John Wall stagnation, Kawhi stretching and a new headband trend.

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