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Kevin Durant 'progressing' in rehab work

Sunday  11:35,   19 january 2020

The Nets are seeing progress in Durant's rehab but still plan to hold him out for the rest of this season.Durant went through a 25-minute workout this afternoon at Barclays Center and told Lewis that it went well. Coach Kenny Atkinson said... >>>

Four potential X-factor players in AFC, NFC conference championship games

Sunday  11:35,   19 january 2020

Everyone knows the stars to watch in the AFC and NFC title games. These players, however, could tilt the tide in Sunday's matchups. >>>

Conor McGregor blasts Cerrone in 40 seconds in UFC return

Sunday  09:20,   19 january 2020

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Conor McGregor stopped Donald Cerrone with a head kick and punches 40 seconds into the first round at UFC 246 on Saturday night, announcing his return to mixed martial arts with his first victory since 2016. The Irish former... >>>

Smith's late power-play goal leads Predators over Sabres 2-1

Sunday  08:10,   19 january 2020

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) Special teams have been a struggle for the Nashville Predators all season. But on Saturday night, that unit won them a hockey game. Craig Smith’s power-play goal with 6:29 remaining in the third period propelled Nashville to a... >>>

Keefe after loss to Blackhawks: Leafs are being 'an immature team'

Sunday  08:10,   19 january 2020

Sheldon Keefe doesn't like what he's been seeing lately from his Toronto Maple Leafs. Following the Leafs' 6-2 home loss against the Chicago Blackhawks on Saturday, which came less than a week after an ugly 8-4 defeat versus the Florida... >>>

5 ugly stats show how much Roy Williams’ ‘least gifted’ UNC team is struggling

Sunday  07:45,   19 january 2020

The Tar Heels have lost nine of their last 12 games.The Tar Heels look terrible this season, and that's not by the standards of a blue-blood program and (almost) a perennial national championship contender. That's by average college basketball... >>>

Tillie leads No. 1 Gonzaga past BYU 92-69

Sunday  07:35,   19 january 2020

Killian Tillie had 22 points and 10 rebounds, and No. 1 Gonzaga beat BYU 92-69 on Saturday night for its 12th consecutive win. The Zags (20-1, 6-0 West Coast) stretched their home win streak to 34 in a row, tops in the county, and also became the... >>>

UFC 246 results: Holly Holm outmuscles Raquel Pennington in grueling three-round decision

Sunday  07:35,   19 january 2020

Holly Holm bounced back from a loss in her last fight to earn a second win over Raquel Pennington in the UFC 246 co-main event.The former bantamweight champion wanted to get back in the win column more than anything after she suffered a knockout... >>>

Akim Aliu: Bill Peters 'ruined and deterred my career'

Sunday  07:20,   19 january 2020

Akim Aliu says he believes Bill Peters' derogatory treatment of him played a big role in the defenseman never becoming an established NHLer. Aliu sat down with Hockey Night in Canada host Ron MacLean in an interview that aired Saturday night. He >>>

James scores 31 points, Lakers beat Rockets 124-115

Sunday  06:45,   19 january 2020

HOUSTON (AP) — LeBron James had 31 points and 12 assists and the Los Angeles Lakers rode a big third quarter to a a 124-115 win over the Houston Rockets on Saturday night. The Lakers bounced back after a loss to Orlando on Wednesday night that... >>>

Analysis: How ready is Notre Dame to compete with college football's elite?

Sunday  06:35,   19 january 2020

Are the Fighting Irish improving under Brian Kelly? What will the offense look like under Tommy Rees? And will Ian Book evolve in Year 3 as starter?If the 2019 national runners-up can make it all the way to Nov. 7 still wearing that No. 1 tag — and... >>>

Rosario stops Williams to win super welterweight titles

Sunday  06:35,   19 january 2020

Dominican challenger Jeison Rosario won the World Boxing Association and International Boxing Federation super welterweight titles Saturday, stopping hometown hero Julian Williams in the fifth round. Rosario landed a staggering right hand and... >>>

Bucks win easily again, beat Nets 117-97 for 6th straight

Sunday  06:20,   19 january 2020

NEW YORK (AP) Their lead was only nine with a minute left in the first half and it looked like the Milwaukee Bucks might be on their way to a close game. Then Khris Middleton hit two 3-pointers, and another rout was on for a team that just keeps... >>>

Luke DeCock: Louisville shoves Duke aside in ACC race

Sunday  06:05,   19 january 2020

To the extent anyone can figure out anything in this crazy basketball season, the path to the No. 1 seed in the ACC tournament goes through Louisville. For now, anyway. In the first real heavyweight battle of the conference season -- and it was... >>>

Ovechkin's 2nd straight hat trick lifts Caps past Isles 6-4

Sunday  05:25,   19 january 2020

UNIONDALE, N.Y. (AP) Alex Ovechkin scored three goals to tie Steve Yzerman for ninth on the career goals list Saturday, and the Washington Capitals rallied with five goals in the third period for a 6-4 victory over the New York Islanders. Jakub... >>>