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Champion Cavs host Warriors in National Basketball Association holiday treat

Champion Cavs host Warriors in National Basketball Association holiday treat

Irving, who averaged 30.8 points per over the final five games of the seven-game classic, can score with any guard in the league. Kevin Durant led all scorers with 17 points, and Lebron James had a double-double in the first half. Thomas hit a free throw to make it a four-point game and it stayed that way when Horford blocked Porzingis' shot. "Are we ready to set ourselves up for a seven-game series between us and the Warriors?" "They have a great team and we have a great team, also". Read More

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Steelers need their Big Three more than ever vs. Ravens

A win against Cleveland and help from the Buffalo Bills secured their playoff berth over the New York Jets. These games are always so close, but the Steelers definitely have the edge. Baltimore QB Joe Flacco has thrown eight TD passes vs. three interceptions in the past six games vs. the Steelers . Pittsburgh Steelers quarterback Ben Roethlisberger likely will be without two key targets Sunday night against Baltimore. Read More

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Mularkey: Titans quarterback Marcus Mariota has fractured fibula

Following the loss, coach Mike Mularkey announced that Mariota fractured his fibula. Tennessee's training staff immediately put an air cast on his injured right leg, and ruled him out for the remainder of the game. Matt Cassel will start for the Titans next week at home against the power Houston Texans. With the devastating ruling handed down, the signal caller will finish with 3,426 yards, 26 touchdowns, and nine interceptions, all career bests through two seasons. Read More

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Miami Dolphins vs Buffalo Bills

In the first two cases, they appeared to have the Dolphins bottled up only to see running backs Jay Ajayi and rookie backup Kenyan Drake bust loose for scores. The Dolphins drove back downfield before the end of regulation, and rushed the field-goal team on for a long field goal as the clock ran. However, Buffalo usually plays Miami well at home. Read More

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Regardless of outside opinions, Krzyzewski makes the right move by suspending Allen

Regardless of outside opinions, Krzyzewski makes the right move by suspending Allen

Allen was assessed a technical foul on the play, and the ACC released a statement after the game, saying that they would review the play to see if any additional punishment outside of the technical foul was warranted. As long as this suspension marks the end of Allen's sportsmanship issues, it shouldn't become a problem for Duke in the grand scheme of things. Immediately after the incident, Twitter users started criticizing Duke, Coach K, and the Atlantic Coast Conference (ACC). Read More

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Famous Idaho Potato Bowl preview with Brian Roth

Famous Idaho Potato Bowl preview with Brian Roth

Idaho Vandals vs Colorado State Rams (-15, 65)Idaho is concluding its next-to-last season as an FBS program before dropping levels with a matchup against Colorado State in the Famous Idaho Potato Bowl on December 22 in Boise, Idaho . "That Boise State game gave us a little confidence", Colorado State coach Mike Bobo said. Series record: Colorado State leads 4-3. "They've been kicked out of a conference and told they were going to change divisions". Read More

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Kings fine Cousins over incident with reporter

But as he was taunting our bench the mouthpiece flew out". However, officials rescinded the technical, and Cousins re-entered the game with less than a minute to play in the fourth quarter. He thinks he's a stopper. He's extremely skilled. I've studied him a lot. Christensen then asked Cousins about the Blazers' defensive tactics. Considerably, the Kings is not willing to give up their powerful center at this point after having invested so much in Cousins. Read More

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Antoine Griezmann reveals Laurent Koscielny tries persuading him to the Emirates

Furthermore, Griezmann is signed with Atletico Madrid through 2021, so plenty needs to transpire in order for fans in the U.S.to entertain the thought of the third-place finisher in the 2016 Ballon d'Or voting playing for them. "Honestly, I don't see myself leaving", he added. "For Arsenal , he speaks to me about it often. It would be the best to play under Beckham". And also, going from Atletico to Real must be hard. Read More

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Stanford Christian McCaffrey joins LSU's Leonard Fournette in skipping bowl game

Stanford Christian McCaffrey joins LSU's Leonard Fournette in skipping bowl game

Oh, I'm sorry. Is that not the same thing? And in Memphis-which has exactly one major-league sports team -there are three games that drive season-ticket sales: the one visit from the Cavs and the two from the Warriors. It's OK for them to leave, but it's not OK for players to think about their futures? These top playmakers should also play to keep the integrity and the tradition of the bowl games alive. Read More

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Detroit Lions coach Jim Caldwell: Road games make challenges more hard

It might have taken the team 15 weeks but it appears as if the Giants have figured out their offensive woes. The play resulted in a four-yard gain for the Giants on their opening drive, one that led to a touchdown and a 7-0 NY lead. Matt Barkley threw for 362 yards and two touchdowns for the Bears , but had three interceptions and a fumble. Eli Apple had his best game of the season making a tremendous touchdown saving play in the first half. Read More

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Parkash Singh Badal congratulates junior hockey team for world title

The goal didn't matter much for India as it was the final action of the match. India went in to the break leading 2-0, courtesy goals from Gurjant Singh (eighth minute) and Simranjeet Singh (22nd). The Belgians even earned a penalty corner but they couldn't trouble Indian custodian Vikas Dahiya. We have improved a lot tournament-by-tournament. Six-time champions and title holders Germany pocketed the bronze medal earlier in the day, defeating Australia 3-0 in the third-fourth place ... Read More

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EPL Roundup: Diego Costa helps Chelsea continue winning streak

Fabregas drew a smart save from Hennessey, low to his right, and Marcos Alonso struck the bar from a free-kick. "I keep saying that for me it is not his body, for me it is more up here", Mourinho told BT Sport, pointing to his head. Vardy saw red in the 28th minute for a tackle on Mame Diouf. Bojan Krkic put Stoke ahead with a 39th-minute penalty after Danny Simpson was adjudged to have handled his cross, with Joe Allen tapping in a second in first-half stoppage time. Read More

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Chelsea manager Conte says China's spending power a 'danger'

I must be honest about this. "It's very hard. My style is to take the decision for the club, and to understand also some changed situation, or some massive offer". "We must concentrate on our work and not think there's a lot of money and they can take our players". I think that this league is fantastic and to play in this league is a great opportunity, a great honour. Read More

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Craig Sager, Longtime Sports Announcer, Dies At 65

He was best known for his sideline interviews during National Basketball Association games on TNT, but he reported on a variety of sports for CNN, TBS and NBC during his long career. In March of 2016 he announced his leukemia had returned and said in an interview with HBO that doctors told him he would have three to six months to live. Read More

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Patriots claim Michael Floyd from Cardinals

A day after being cut by the Arizona Cardinals, Michael Floyd has found a new National Football League home in New England. The 2012 first-round draft pick has 242 catches for 3,739 yards and 23 touchdowns in almost five seasons, but he was having the worst season of his career in 2016 with 33 receptions, 446 yards and four scores. Read More

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Kohli, Vijay centuries give India lead

Vijay was granted a reprieve just before lunch when he was on 116 after the umpire ruled him out lbw off Adil Rashid. Vijay (124 batting), struck his eighth and second of the series, to guide India to a strong position in response to England's score of 400, after resuming at their overnight score of 146/1. Read More

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Williams heads Everton to 2-1 win over Arsenal

Williams heads Everton to 2-1 win over Arsenal

It was the first league defeat for Arsene Wenger's men since they lost to Liverpool on the opening day of the season and their first on the road since March. A victory against the Gunners could really kick start their season though. Now that's he returned to the starting XI following his injury, is he an extra something for Everton to watch? "They ( Everton ) were a bit scared at first but they got their confidence". Read More

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Stafford runs for go-ahead TD; Lions beat Bears

Stafford runs for go-ahead TD; Lions beat Bears

Stafford threw two interceptions in the fourth quarter Sunday. It's in their nature. Suddenly, the Lions were down to Joique Bell, the veteran who re-signed with the team last week. "That's the most important thing". "Number three, our guys fought to find a way to get it done", said Lions head coach Jim Caldwell. Yes, the Lions are back to giving their fan weekly heart checks. Read More

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Paul leads Clippers to season-high 133 points vs Pelicans

Fast forward to now, the Clippers are now tied for third in the Western Conference with the Houston Rockets and have lost five of their last seven games, two straight in Staples. "I don't want to get to a point where we're complaining and not playing". Although they are led by Anthony Davis who averages over 30 points and 11 rebounds, he can't singlehandedly defeat the majority of the league. Read More

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UEFA Champions League last sixteen draw is held

Instead, they must face Carlo Ancelotti's German champions who finished second in their group, with the first leg in Bavaria. Wenger is hoping to get a good result away from home and maintain the momentum in the second leg at home. The club's director of football Patrick Kluivert echoed Al-Khelaifi's sentiments in an interview with local broadcaster beIN Sports 2, calling the fixtures against Barcelona "two huge matches". Read More

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Anthony Pettis Returning To Lightweight After UFC 206

Anthony Pettis Returning To Lightweight After UFC 206

After the fight, Holloway called out official featherweight champ Jose Aldo in front of the Toronto crowd. "I'll fight that day, whether it's with him or somebody else. If he wants to fight me, he can come see me. I want to have brunch with Dana and the new owners, Sean Shelby, I think so - A wise man once told me "This is big game hunting" and I think I just brang in a lion on Saturday night. Read More

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Cristiano Ronaldo wins fourth Ballon d'Or

Cristiano Ronaldo wins fourth Ballon d'Or

The emotion is like for the first one, it's a dream come true again. Ronaldo beat Antoine Griezmann and Lionel Messi to the award. He won the award in 2008, 2013 and 2014. "The team always comes first for me". "It was an unforgettable year, possibly the best of my career on both a collective and individual level", he said upon being presented with the accolade, Marca reports. Read More

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Myles Garrett: CLE has 'astronomical grade' on Myles Garrett

Myles Garrett: CLE has 'astronomical grade' on Myles Garrett

According to a source , the Browns have an "astronomical grade " on Texas A&M defensive end Myles Garrett . But of the eight first-round picks the Browns made between 2009 and 2014, cornerback Joe Haden is the only one still on the team. As a result, the Browns could target the top player in the draft while adding a quarterback with the second first-rounder. The Browns may also trade for a quarterback, with the Patriots backup Jimmy Garoppolo rumored to be a potential target. Read More

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Dexter Fowler to Cardinals

His new deal calls for a $10 million signing bonus, payable in $1 million installments each July 1 and October 1 for the next five years, and annual salaries of $14.5 million. With Fowler's arrival, Randal Grichuk will move to left field and leadoff hitter Matt Carpenter will become the Cardinals' No. 3 hitter. May I be one of the first to say ~ Welcome aboard, Dexter Fowler . Read More

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