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    New York Mets president Sandy Alderson says his organization was shortsighted in its hiring process while vetting former manager Mickey…

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    The 2020-21 Premier League title race has now become a battle for second place with Manchester City stretching their lead…

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    Jose Mourinho sang the praises of Gareth Bale after the Wales international’s two-goal show in Tottenham Hotspur‘s 4-0 drubbing of…

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    If the season ended today, the New York Knicks would be hosting a first-round playoff series. Backed by three straight…

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    Dan Dakich has spent most of his time as a college basketball media member doing two things: a) arguing that…

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    The NFL season is over, but one of its most heated rivalries is going another round. For the past decade…

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    BYU star Zach Wilson could be one of the first quarterbacks off the board during the upcoming NFL Draft in…

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    The police raided the headquarters on Monday of F.C. Barcelona, creating another crisis for the soccer behemoth brought low by…

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    For the first time since the first week of the season, we’ve made a change in the top two of…

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    6:08 AM ET Moises Llorens Sam Marsden Former Barcelona president Josep Maria Bartomeu, the club’s CEO Oscar Grau and head…

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    Atlanta coach and USA Basketball men’s national team assistant coach Lloyd Pierce had a one-day coronavirus scare a few weeks…

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    The Minnesota Timberwolves (7-27) are heavy underdogs (+10) as they attempt to end a four-game home losing streak when they…

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    After a slow start to the season, the Nashville Predators are now starting to get on a roll. Nick Cousins,…

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    The Golden State Warriors (19-15) will look to Stephen Curry (first in the league scoring 29.9 points per game) when…

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    On Sunday, it was revealed that defending Chinese Super League (CSL) champions Jiangsu FC would cease operations — the latest…

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    Warriors forward Draymond Green was forced from Golden State’s 117-91 loss to the Los Angeles Lakers on Sunday night with…

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    Islanders rookie Ilya Sorokin made 20 saves for his second shutout, and Oliver Wahlstrom and Jean-Gabriel Pageau each scored power-play…

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    The Miami Heat (16-17) will try to continue a five-game winning streak when they host the Atlanta Hawks (14-19) on…

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    Jodie Foster won a Golden Globe award for Best Actress in a Supporting Role for her role in the legal…

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    ABERDEEN, Md. — Vi Ripken, matriarch of the famed Orioles family that includes Hall of Fame son Cal Ripken Jr.,…

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    With 24 seconds left in a one-point game, the Milwaukee Bucks came out of a timeout and passed the ball…

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    The Houston Rockets (11-20) are underdogs (by 4 points) to stop a three-game home losing streak when they host the…

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    The January transfer window may seem like a distant memory, but that doesn’t mean the rumour mill has shut down!…

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    5:17 PM ET Mechelle VoepelESPN.com Close Mechelle Voepel covers the WNBA, women’s college basketball, and other college sports for espnW.…

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    Flyers goalie Carter Hart was happy to put Lake Tahoe behind and get back indoors. Hart stopped 28 shots and…

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    The PGA Tour makes its way to Bay Hill Club and Lodge just southwest of Orlando this week, with Tyrrell…

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    BRADENTON, Fla. — PGA champion Collin Morikawa shook off an early mistake and played a steady hand on a Concession…

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    Trey Mancini received a standing ovation and applause from both dugouts Sunday during his first live at-bat after missing the…

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    SAN DIEGO — Tommy Pham knows how lucky he was to be in the starting lineup for the San Diego…

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    Sara’s on vacation this week, so it’s the perfect chance for Neil and Geoff to talk hockey. We begin with…

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    Brian Delaney checked his ticket, found his seats and then sat down for a minute in the sunshine. It wasn’t…

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    The Washington Wizards (13-18) visit the Boston Celtics (16-16) as 6.5-point underdogs after Bradley Beal went off for 34 points…

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    Michigan’s offense is adding a veteran presence at quarterback in Texas Tech transfer Alan Bowman, who announced his decision to…

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    Tight end Arik Gilbert is back on the market after announcing he is re-entering the transfer portal on Sunday. Gilbert…

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    Two weeks into the WNBA’s free agency period, we’ve seen big moves by all 12 teams. Signings, star relocation, massive…

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    Professional golfers on the PGA, Champions and LPGA tours wore Tiger Woods’ signature Sunday red-and-black outfits in honor of the…

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    The Sacramento Kings (13-20) are slightly favored (by 1 point) to stop a five-game home losing streak when they host…

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    BRADENTON, Fla. — Several players showed up Sunday wearing a red shirt and black pants in honor of Tiger Woods…

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    USWNT and Manchester City midfielder Sam Mewis marked her comeback from injury on Sunday with two goals as her side…

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    HELSINKI — Hannu Mikkola, the 1983 rally world champion and one of Finland’s rally greats who earned the nickname the…

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    The biannual regular-season showdown between Duke and North Carolina is typically appointment television for men’s college basketball fans. Not so…

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    The Milwaukee Bucks (20-13) are 1.5-point favorites as they attempt to continue a four-game winning streak when they host the…

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    From Roberto Clemente to Caterine Ibarguen, Afro-Latino athletes spanning various nationalities and disciplines have left lasting marks on the sports…

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    FOXBOROUGH, Mass. — Quick-hit thoughts/notes around the New England Patriots and NFL: 1. Belichick at Forum: Coach Bill Belichick has…

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    The Boston Bruins and Montreal Canadiens have one of the oldest and most heated rivalries in all of North American…

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    The Calgary Flames used a balanced scoring attack, getting goals from six players in a 6-3 victory over the Ottawa…

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    The U.S. Soccer Federation’s National Council formally voted to repeal a policy that required players to stand for the national…

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    With its 86-69 win over Loyola Marymount Saturday night, the Gonzaga men’s basketball team completed its first undefeated regular season…

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    Lacklustre Juventus were held to a 1-1 draw by Hellas Verona in Serie A on Saturday after Cristiano Ronaldo‘s opener…

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    The Carson Wentz soap opera in Philadelphia is finally over. On Thursday, the Eagles shipped Wentz to the Indianapolis Colts…

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