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Thunder's Westbrook scores 7th Straight Triple-Double

He has the longest triple-double streak since Michael Jordan had seven straight in 1989. Beverley was guarding Westbrook with five fouls, but he settled for a three-pointer and missed. Thunder coach Billy Donovan was called for a technical foul in the second quarter after a no-call against Beverley. He finished with a career-best 24. Read More

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Pettis misses weight ahead of UFC 206

Pettis misses weight ahead of UFC 206

Conor McGregor was forced to "relinquish" his official featherweight title to make room for future title fights. Pettis will forfeit Holloway 20% of his purse as punishment for missing weight and while he won't receive the belt if he wins, if Holloway emerges victorious, he will be crowned interim champion. Read More

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Sevilla and FC Porto take last UCL slots

Sevilla and FC Porto take last UCL slots

FC Porto booked their place in the last 16 after claiming a 5-0 win over Premier League champions Leicester City. However, around the goals , the visitors showed patches of brilliance and they were able to claw their way back into the match with goals from Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang (60') and Marco Reus (88') earning them a share of the spoils. Read More

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The Dallas Cowboys vs

Cowboys coach Jason Garrett will have to be patient with having Prescott, WR Dez Bryant and TE Jason Witten challenge the reliable Vikings secondary. ENCORE PERFORMANCE: A week after scoring on a 75-yard run against Jacksonville on the first play from scrimmage of the second half, McCoy struck big again to open the third quarter. Read More

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Watch all 51 of Lamar Jackson's touchdowns

The other finalists include Louisville Quarterback Lamar Jackson , Clemson Quarterback Deshaun Watson , Oklahoma Quarterback Baker Mayfield and Oklahoma Wide Receiver Dede Westbrook . 2-ranked Florida State on September 17 and almost upset Watson and the then-No. He was most effective running in the postseason, getting 68 carries and 349 yards in the ACC title game and the team's two College Football Playoff games last season. Read More

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Arsenal top Champions League group after Lucas Perez hat trick

Group D: Atletico Madrid (winners), Bayern Munich (runners-up), FC Rostov (Europa League), PSV Eindhoven (out of Europe). "We can still have a hard draw", conceded manager Arsene Wenger. We did our bit, and Arsenal fans, Arsene Wenger and the players have to be proud and happy with the achievement of finishing on top of our Champions League group for the first time since 2011. Read More

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Statewide presidential recount to being at noon

As the largest election recount in state history got underway across Michigan Monday afternoon, the state Republican Party sought to stop the counting by appealing a ruling issued earlier in the day by a Detroit federal judge. Stein's lawyers argued that waiting until Wednesday to start a recount would cut too close to the December 13 deadline to have it finished. Trump has attempted to block Stein's recounts in MI and in Pennsylvania by filing lawsuits, The Hill reported Sunday. Read More

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Brady Breaks QB Wins Record, Patriots Beat Rams 26-10

With his faithful tight end done for the remainder of the season after undergoing back surgery on Friday, Brady hardly looked the way of his successor, Marcellus Bennett, finding him only twice for four whole yards on the afternoon. That was the fourth-biggest total allowed by the Rams this season. "I'm grateful for all my teammates and my coaches and for my family and friends", Brady said after the game. Read More

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Rodgers - Celtic can compete with Barca this time

Rodgers' men fell behind on Wednesday when Neymar's chipped pass found Messi and the Argentine fired home. "I've had the fortune to work with Luis so I know first-hand his qualities but they're both brilliant players". The referee didn't give us much during the game, but that's how it goes sometimes. "I missed the "You'll Never Walk Alone" [pre-game song], but it's a good thing that I sat in the stands because it's one of the best atmospheres that can be sampled in Europe". Read More

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LSU Removes Interim Tag, Name Ed Orgeron Head Coach

Orgeron has done a great job of leading this team since taking over in late September and we are pulling hard for the Tigers tonight against Texas A&M. Fisher has been LSU athletic director Joe Alleva's top target since last November when Alleva attempted to fire then-coach Les Miles. You put that combination together, (and) I think it's the best situation for us at LSU - there's no doubt in my mind. Read More

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LeBron James will not stay at Trump-branded hotel in NY

Iman Shumpert , one of the Cavs players who won't be staying in the Trump SoHo hotel this week, has been more blatant with his criticism of the nation's voters. 'I'm just sick to my stomach, ' San Antonio Spurs boss Gregg Popovich told reporters last month. Some of Trump's biggest detractors have been National Basketball Association owners, coaches, and players. Read More

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Cam Newton Was Benched Sunday Night For a 'Dress Code Violation'

Cam Newton was benched on Sunday for violation of the team's dress code. Derek Anderson did start and he was intercepted on the first play of the game. Of course, the bigger question is why the tie signifies the respect and teamwork Rivera is trying to create. But Rawls found a rhythm Sunday night and torched Carolina, which entering Week 13 had the league's second-best rushing defense. Read More

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French Grand Prix back on F1 calendar from 2018

French Grand Prix back on F1 calendar from 2018

The French Grand Prix is making a return to the Formula 1 (F1) calendar after a long hiatus - in the F1 calendar 2018. Formula One action is set to return to France after a 10-year absence. "I'm dedicating this big return to my friend Jules", Estrosi said . Next season's schedule features 20 races, one fewer than this year's record calendar, but incoming new F1 owners Liberty Media have signalled they would like to eventually take the roster up to 25 grands prix. Read More

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Murray tops Djokovic in season finale to claim year-end No. 1 ranking

Murray tops Djokovic in season finale to claim year-end No. 1 ranking

Murray claimed his 24th successive win and fifth tournament victory in a row by beating Djokovic, the world No 2, in straight sets in the final of the ATP World Tour Finals in London on Sunday. Although he committed 3 double faults during the game, Murray was decisively strong scoring on his first serve, winning 84% of his points. They have not absorbed as many physical bruises as did those fine, departed warriors, but there has been pain, psychological as well as physical, since they ... Read More

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Australia's Maxwell fined for 'disrespectful' teammate comments

Australia's Maxwell fined for 'disrespectful' teammate comments

Smith reiterated the point he made before the game that the saga had not affected his chances of selection, adding they simply chose to go with Head. The comments, Maxwell also claiming Wade should be batting below him at seven, made for an awkward situation heading into the first of three one-day internationals against New Zealand, with the pair involved in the ODI squad. Read More

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Tiger Woods holes out from bunker at the Hero World Challenge

Tiger Woods holes out from bunker at the Hero World Challenge

That's how you win golf tournaments". "I don't know what it is about playing and competing, but keeping cards clean, there's something really special and it feels pretty good doing that". US President-elect Donald Trump tweeted before the round began. Until Thursday, Woods had not played a competitive round since August 2015, when he shared 10th at the PGA Wyndham Championship in Greensboro, North Carolina. Read More

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Sean White likely to return for Auburn bowl game

Carlson was true from 39 yards late in the second quarter, cutting the Tigers' deficit to 10-9 with 3:30 left in the first half. Auburn game live online and see which of the bitter rivals can come out on top in the 2016 Iron Bowl. 2 Ohio State for the East title, setting up a conference championship game against West victor Wisconsin next week in Indianapolis. The Nittany Lions beat the Buckeyes, 24-20, at home October 22. Read More

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LA won't lose money if awarded 2024 Games

There is also a $US491 million ($A657 million) contingency fund that would cover cost overruns. IOC officials are now working with the Tokyo organizing committee to get the cost of the 2020 Olympics below $20 billion. 2024 officials to create a more realistic financial blueprint than an initial budget released by the bid committee previous year that projected $4.66 billion in costs, Sykes said. Read More

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Karl-Anthony Towns or Kristaps Porzingis? Scouts weigh in

Karl-Anthony Towns or Kristaps Porzingis? Scouts weigh in

Minnesota C Karl-Anthony Towns became the fourth youngest player in league history to score at least 47 points when he achieved the milestone in Wednesday's 106-104 loss to the Knicks. The second-year center surpassed his previous high of 35 points with a basket late in the third quarter. Even after his career night, Towns was hard on himself as his effort came in a loss. Read More

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Porzingis, Knicks outlast Towns, Wolves 106-104

Porzingis, Knicks outlast Towns, Wolves 106-104

The Timberwolves made up a 14-point, third-quarter deficit in the fourth and even led by one before the stupefied Knicks put it back together, going on a 9-2 run and winning, 118-114, at Madison Square Garden. Current NBA trade rumors are swirling that the Cleveland Cavaliers, New York Knicks and Phoenix Suns could be discussing a rather intriguing four-player swap that features NBA All-Stars Carmelo Anthony and Kevin Love. Read More

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Enraged Rivers ejected after technical for crossing midcourt

Enraged Rivers ejected after technical for crossing midcourt

ET in Brooklyn, New York against the Nets. Reiter adds : "And no, it's not because they lost to a very bad Brooklyn Nets team Tuesday night in double overtime". Rivers said he thought the Clippers settled all night offensively, counting only five times in the first half when the Clippers drove the ball into the paint, and three of those came off steals. Read More

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Pirates active in search of Andrew McCutchen trade

Pirates active in search of Andrew McCutchen trade

Sending Turner to shortstop and bumping Danny Espinosa out of the picture would make the most sense. The Pirates are also looking for a fix in the pitching department. After five consecutive All-Star seasons from 2011-2015, McCutchen struggled in 2016. The center fielder is coming off his worst major league season, posting career lows in batting average (.256), on-base percentage (.336) and slugging percentage (.430). Read More

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Mariners acquire right-handers Whalen, Povse from Braves

Outfielder Alex Jackson was in consideration for the first overall pick in 2014, didn't make it out of the top 10 and was supposed to be on the fast track to the majors by now. Injuries have also piled up for the Mariners' rotation in recent Spring Training campaigns, and Fister would be a much better option than a few pitchers further down Seattle's depth chart. Read More

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