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Stats that will define Velasquez vs. Ngannou

February 13, 2019 - 2:04pm
Cain Velasquez and Francis Ngannou will fight Sunday in a battle of top UFC heavyweight contenders. Who has the statistical edge?

Chargers GM: AAF could be feeder league for NFL

February 13, 2019 - 1:01pm
Chargers GM Tom Telesco believes the AAF could potentially be a developmental league for the NFL. Said Telesco: "It has the potential to be a nice complement to the NFL."

Davis on loss: Pels weren't interested in playing

February 13, 2019 - 1:01pm
Disgruntled star Anthony Davis scored three points on 1-of-9 shooting, outplayed badly by big man Nikola Vucevic, as the Orlando Magic beat the listless New Orleans Pelicans 118-88 on Tuesday.

Ex-MLBer Matsuzaka hurt when fan yanks arm

February 13, 2019 - 1:01pm
Daisuke Matsuzaka has dealt with numerous arm injuries during his career as a pitcher in Major League Baseball and in Japan, but none quite like this.

Five names ready to dominate the next 10 All-Star games

February 13, 2019 - 1:01pm
With LeBron in MJ's house for this weekend's All-Star Game, here are five 25-and-under stars with the talent and star power to take the throne in a post-LeBron NBA.

Embiid rails against refs after another loss to C's

February 13, 2019 - 10:02am
After the Sixers once again found themselves on the losing end of a game against the Celtics, All-Star center Joel Embiid didn't hold back in his assessment of the officiating Tuesday night: "The referees f---ing suck."

Duke storms back from 23 down, stuns Louisville

February 13, 2019 - 10:02am
Cam Reddish made a tying 3-pointer with 1:28 left and the go-ahead free throws with 14 seconds remaining, helping No. 2 Duke overcome a 23-point second-half deficit to beat No. 16 Louisville 71-69 on Tuesday night.

Kingsbury on Murray chatter: 'Josh is our guy'

February 13, 2019 - 10:02am
With speculation ramping up that Arizona could trade quarterback Josh Rosen and select Oklahoma star Kyler Murray with the No. 1 overall pick, new Cardinals coach Kliff Kingsbury said Tuesday that he's sticking with Rosen.

Phillies, RHP Nola agree to 4-year extension

February 13, 2019 - 10:02am
Aaron Nola, who won a career-best 17 games and had a 2.37 ERA last season, has agreed to a four-year, $45 million extension with the Phillies that includes a club option for a fifth season.

Reverse hot seat -- why these embattled coaches should stay

February 13, 2019 - 10:02am
The college basketball hot seat is an undeniable reality. But all of these coaches have cases to keep their jobs.

Free-agent predictions for Patriots: Odds on who stays, who goes

February 13, 2019 - 8:51am
The Super Bowl champs won't be able to keep the team together in 2019. But the Patriots certainly will try to keep Stephen Gostkowski and others.

Who will pay Ingram? Barnwell predicts offseason moves for NFC South

February 13, 2019 - 8:51am
The Saints running back could walk in free agency. Will Atlanta break the bank on a Julio Jones extension? How will Tampa Bay manage its cap?

What does offseason momentum mean in CFB?

February 13, 2019 - 8:51am
Texas A&M, Nebraska and Texas ended 2018 on the upswing. Can they keep it going in the right direction in 2019?

LeBron hopes Lakers use break to 'decompress'

February 13, 2019 - 7:45am
With the Lakers limping into the All-Star break below .500, LeBron James said he hopes the team will use the time off to "get your minds right" and "come back with the notion that we'll make the playoffs."

Three scenarios for Cardinals to trade out of first pick

February 13, 2019 - 7:29am
Arizona has the No. 1 pick in the NFL draft, but the Cardinals don't need a QB. So what could they be looking at if they traded the top pick away?

Be like Mike: LeBron wants to own an NBA team

February 13, 2019 - 6:44am
LeBron James has modeled his career after Michael Jordan's. Will he own a team like MJ does in the future?

The Lakers' next Anthony Davis offer might look completely different

February 13, 2019 - 6:44am
If the Lakers want to stay in the Anthony Davis sweepstakes this summer, they might need to get creative.

When Kareem Hunt will play for the Browns, how he fits and more

February 13, 2019 - 6:44am
The Browns are giving running back Kareem Hunt a second chance. Here's what needs to happen for him to play again and what that means for Nick Chubb and Duke Johnson.

A night with the fledgling AAF: Minor league feel with major hopes

February 13, 2019 - 6:44am
The AAF's opening weekend wasn't perfect, but decent play and interesting in-game innovations should keep fans coming back.

What's next for the Kenya Ice Lions after viral fame?

February 13, 2019 - 6:44am
Months after the team gained international attention, it's working to start a Kenyan hockey federation and get more people playing the sport.