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Arash Markazi: Astros fans shouldn't feel guilty about the joy they felt during 2017 World Series

Sunday  08:55,   26 january 2020

LOS ANGELES - There are always going to be some sports fans who want history to be viewed differently. The latest example involves the Houston Astros and the sign-stealing scandal that has rocked baseball this offseason. In the immediate aftermath... >>>

Bellator 238 results: Cris Cyborg finishes Julia Budd, captures fourth promotional title

Sunday  08:55,   26 january 2020

Bellator 238 results: Cris Cyborg finishes Julia Budd, captures fourth promotional titleIn her Bellator debut Saturday night, Cyborg (22-2 MMA, 1-0 BMMA) added the company’s women’s featherweight crown to a career list of accomplishments that... >>>

Coco Gauff, 15, crashes out in tears at Australian Open

Sunday  08:30,   26 january 2020

Coco Gauff's bid for history at the Australian Open ended in tears in the last 16 on Sunday as the 15-year-old crashed out in three sets to fellow American Sofia Kenin. The current record-holder is Martina Hingis, who triumphed at the 1997... >>>

Bruins' Pastrnak named All-Star Game MVP

Sunday  08:20,   26 january 2020

Boston Bruins sniper David Pastrnak was named All-Star Game MVP on Saturday despite playing for the losing side in the final. The Atlantic Division squad, captained by Pastrnak, fell 5-4 to the Pacific Division team in the three-on-three... >>>

Kane embraces boos from St. Louis fans at All-Star Game

Sunday  08:20,   26 january 2020

Chicago Blackhawks star Patrick Kane wasn't fazed by the boos he endured from the St. Louis Blues faithful during All-Star Weekend. Kane was jeered Friday during the Skills Competition and again Saturday night as he scored two goals for the... >>>

Luke DeCock: Without fanfare or celebration, Roy Williams (finally) passes Dean Smith

Sunday  08:05,   26 january 2020

Roy Williams ran off the court with his head down, only raising it briefly to wave at someone above the tunnel heading into North Carolina's locker room. He looked for all the world like a man whose team had just won a routine January game. Not... >>>

Winners, losers at NHL All-Star weekend: Tkachuk brothers, Green Day expletives, Kane cheered

Sunday  07:50,   26 january 2020

Brothers Matthew, Brady Tkachuk had a great weekend in St. Louis; Patrick Kane got cheered and booed after scoring for Central Division.Matthew and Brady Tkachuk both were named All-Stars for the first time. It just so happened the game was in their >>>

Markkanen injury complicates Bulls' playoff push, extension talks

Sunday  07:35,   26 january 2020

Chicago will be without Markkanen for a few weeks, which does more than hinder the team's season.The injury figures to complicate offseason negotiations for Markkanen, who will be eligible for a rookie scale extension. Johnson notes that because >>>

10 winners from Senior Bowl practice week

Sunday  07:10,   26 january 2020

This past week in Mobile scouts, GMs, and coaches gathered at Ladd-Peebles Stadium in Alabama to get a firsthand look at some of the best players available in this year’s NFL Draft. The game was Saturday, and the South squad led by the Cincinnati... >>>

Hockey's young stars shine in NHL All-Star 3-on-3 tournament

Sunday  06:30,   26 january 2020

Hockey's young skill was on display at the NHL All-Star 3-on-3 tournament. Boston's 23-year-old David Pastrnak, Edmonton's 24-year-old Leon Draisaitl and Vancouver's Elias Pettersson put on an offensive show in the 3-on-3 finale.... >>>

LeBron passes Kobe on NBA scoring list in Lakers' loss

Sunday  06:30,   26 january 2020

LeBron passes Kobe on NBA scoring list in Lakers'... >>>

Irving scores 45 points, Nets outlast Pistons 121-111 in OT

Sunday  06:10,   26 january 2020

DETROIT (AP) Kyrie Irving scored 17 of his 45 points in the third quarter to overcome a double-digit deficit and the Brooklyn Nets went on to beat the Detroit Pistons 121-111 in overtime Saturday night. BOX SCORE: NETS 121, PISTONS 111 (OT) "It was... >>>

Baylor hires ex-UNC coach Fedora as offensive coordinator

Sunday  05:45,   26 january 2020

Baylor has hired former North Carolina and Southern Miss head coach Larry Fedora as its offensive coordinator and quarterbacks coach for new head coach Dave Aranda. © APARC North Carolina head coach Larry Fedora looks on during the second half of an >>>

Drew Bledsoe admits he never thought Tom Brady would be more than a career backup

Sunday  05:45,   26 january 2020

It's safe to say Bledsoe didn't see Tom Brady as GOAT coming.Brady, as is well known, was a sixth-round pick by the New England Patriots (No. 199 overall) in the 2000 NFL Draft. New England already had a strong starter in Drew Bledsoe, so... >>>

LeBron James passes Kobe Bryant for third place on NBA's all-time scoring list

Sunday  05:30,   26 january 2020

With a driving third-quarter lay-up, LeBron James became the third leading scorer in NBA history.It is classic NBA rivalry that goes back decades and involves some of the league’s greatest and most revered players — the Los Angeles Lakers against... >>>