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Fox Sports
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Tuesday, January 10, 2017 Blue Jackets @ Hurricanes at 7:00pm | Pregame at 6:30pm Cavaliers @ Jazz at 9:00pm | Pregame at 8:30pm   Blue Jackets Blue Jackets Live Pregame ..
Cal has to at least ask if he has any interest at all. The 53-year-old Kelly was 46-7 in four seasons as Oregon's head coach with three of the teams finishing in the top four befor..
Adidas will take over for Reebok as the NHL’s official outfitter beginning next season, and they won’t be bringing alternate jerseys with them. At least not initially. As first rep..
Let Niner Noise tell you which college prospects to watch during the 2017 College Football National Championship Game. Jan 7, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; Fireworks explode over the Hills..
Former Stanford OC Pep Hamilton is leaving the Cleveland Browns’ staff to become Michigan’s passing game coordinator and assistant head coach, a source told FOX Sports Monday after..
Jan 7, 2017; Waco, TX, USA; Baylor Bears forward Johnathan Motley (5) shakes the hand of guard Al Freeman (25) after picking up a foul against the Oklahoma State Cowboys during the..
Jan 7, 2017; Oklahoma City, OK, USA; Denver Nuggets forward Wilson Chandler (21) drives to the basket in front of Oklahoma City Thunder forward Jerami Grant (9) during the second q..
May 15, 2015; Concord, NC, USA; NASCAR Sprint Cup Series driver Casey Mears (13) and Sprint Cup Series driver Danica Patrick (10) race during the Sprint Showdown at Charlotte Motor..
Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Monday. A full Sports Digest will be sent by about 3 p.m. All times EST: – TAMPA, Florida – No. 1 Alabama, led by coach ..
The Montreal Canadiens will be back at home, for the first time in seven games, as they play the Washington Capitals. Also Canadiens updates, news, and links from around the web. T..
Nov 22, 2015; Houston, TX, USA; New York Jets wide receiver Eric Decker (87) warms up prior to a game against the Houston Texans at NRG Stadium. Houston won 24-17. Mandatory Credit..
Jan 8, 2017; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies guard Mike Conley (11) and Utah Jazz guard George Hill (3) during the second half at FedExForum. Memphis Grizzlies defeats the Utah..
On the day Cristiano Ronaldo picked up his fourth FIFA Player of the Year award, Lionel Messi’s statute in Buenos Aires was mutilated by vandals, cut in half with just the bot..
Dino Babers has been around the block and now he’ll have to use his wealth of knowledge to entertain sports fans abroad. He will do so via ESPN for Monday’s College Football Playof..
Jan 8, 2017; Chapel Hill, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels huddle before the game at Dean E. Smith Center. Mandatory Credit: Bob Donnan-USA TODAY Sports After a record win over N...
The San Francisco Giants were founded in 1883. They have won more games than any team in Major League baseball history. This is our second All-Time list of the off-season, looking ..
Ownership Group Edwards had never seen a soccer game when he purchased the Rowdies in 2013. “The community seemed to love [the team]. It was in trouble. My background is taking thi..
Jan 8, 2017; Memphis, TN, USA; Memphis Grizzlies center Marc Gasol (33) handles the ball against Utah Jazz center Rudy Gobert (27) during the second half at FedExForum. Memphis Gri..
We take a look at five different reasons why the Louisville basketball team can still win the ACC after a 1-2 start to conference play. The Louisville basketball team is still sear..
Dec 19, 2016; Landover, MD, USA; Washington Redskins defensive end Chris Baker (92) celebrates on the field against the Carolina Panthers in the second quarter at FedEx Field. The ..
January 7, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Detroit Lions quarterback Matthew Stafford (9) reacts during a stoppage in play against the Seattle Seahawks during the second half in the NFC Wi..
December 31, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; Clemson Tigers quarterback Deshaun Watson (4) celebrates the touchdown scored by running back Wayne Gallman (9) against the Ohio State Buckeye..
Nov 26, 2015; Arlington, TX, USA; Carolina Panthers defensive end Mario Addison (97) during the game against the Dallas Cowboys on Thanksgiving at AT&T Stadium. The Panthers de..
Alabama is the favorite in the National Championship game tonight, but more people are starting to believe that Clemson football can pull off the upset. Who do you think wins the g..
After a holiday hiatus, the Stretch 4 is back with another look at what the Miami Heat did right, and wrong, over the past week. After a two week break, here we are once again..
Records come and go in sports but not all records are the same and in NASCAR not all records have the same chance of being broken. Rules are made to be broken, or so some people sa..
Sep 6, 2016; Minneapolis, MN, USA; Minnesota Twins first baseman Trevor Plouffe (24) blows a bubble as he walks back to the dugout in the fifth inning against the Kansas City Royal..
At the height of his popularity, BJ Penn was one of the biggest stars in the UFC and without a doubt the first legitimate draw amongst the lighter weight classes below 170-pounds. ..
Here’s the full Hockey Night In Canada schedule for January 14.  Hockey Night in Canada is a tradition in many households across Canada and, for those with NHL Center Ice, Ame..
What did Kenny Omega have to say about John Cena posting the cryptic Instagram photos of the New Japan star? Kenny Omega made waves earlier this week with his tweet about needing t..
FanSided
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Jan 17, 2016; Charlotte, NC, USA; Fox Sports commentator Joe Buck on the field prior to the game between the Seattle Seahawks and Carolina Panthers in a NFC Divisional round playof..
May 30, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Hockey Night in Canada network broadcasters Don Cherry (left) and Chris Cuthbert (right) perform the pre-game show before the Pittsburgh Penguins..
Oct 4, 2016; Nashville, TN, USA; Columbus Blue Jackets goalie Anton Forsberg (31) looks on prior to a preseason hockey game against the Nashville Predators at Bridgestone Arena. Ma..
Aug 27, 2016; East Rutherford, NJ, USA; New York Giants wide receiver Tavarres King (15) runs with ball after a reception against the New York Jets during the second half at MetLif..
Jun 1, 2015; Miami, FL, USA; Chicago Cubs hitting consultant Manny Ramirez looks on before a game against the Miami Marlins at Marlins Park. Mandatory Credit: Steve Mitchell-USA TO..
Sep 14, 2016; Washington, DC, USA; Team Europe forward Leon Draisaitl (29) celebrates with teammates after their game against Team Sweden in a World Cup of Hockey pre-tournament ga..
Jan 8, 2017; Portland, OR, USA; Detroit Pistons guard Kentavious Caldwell-Pope (5) shoots the eventual game-winning shot in double-overtime over Portland Trail Blazers guard Allen ..
Jan 6, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; A general view of the Hilton Downtown where the Alabama Crimson Tide team stays for their upcoming game against the Clemson Tigers in the CFP National ..
Aug 10, 2016; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey watches drills at Kansas City Chiefs training camp presented by Mosaic Life Care at Missouri West..
Jan 8, 2017; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Blackhawks right wing Ryan Hartman (38) is congratulated for scoring a goal during the third period against the Nashville Predators at the Un..
Jan 8, 2017; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) celebrates with quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) after scoring a touchdown on a hail mary in the 2n..
Nov 27, 2016; Cleveland, OH, USA; New York Giants running back Bobby Rainey (43) during the second quarter between the Cleveland Browns and the New York Giants at FirstEnergy Stadi..
Jan 8, 2017; Green Bay, WI, USA; Green Bay Packers wide receiver Randall Cobb (18) celebrates with quarterback Aaron Rodgers (12) after scoring a touchdown on a hail mary in the 2n..
January 10, 2016; Scottsdale, AZ, USA; Clemson Tigers head coach Dabo Swinney and Alabama Crimson Tide head coach Nick Saban pose in advance of the College Football Playoff champio..
May 10, 2016; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; Washington Capitals left wing Alex Ovechkin (8) and Pittsburgh Penguins center Sidney Crosby (87) shake hands after game six of the second round ..
Jan 11, 2016; Glendale, AZ, USA; Clemson Tigers tight end Jordan Leggett (16) scores a touchdown between Alabama Crimson Tide defensive back Eddie Jackson (4) and defensive back Ro..
Jan 5, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; A general view of Raymond James Stadium where the College Football Championship will be played between the Clemson Tigers and the Alabama Crimson Tide ..
Sep 24, 2016; Chapel Hill, NC, USA; North Carolina Tar Heels quarterback Mitch Trubisky (10) passes the ball during the first quarter against the Pittsburgh Panthers at Kenan Memor..
Jan 5, 2017; New Orleans, LA, USA; Atlanta Hawks guard Kyle Korver (26) sits on the bench during the first quarter of a game against the New Orleans Pelicans at the Smoothie King C..
Dec 7, 2016; New York, NY, USA; Television personality Jimmy Fallon sits court side during the second quarter between the New York Knicks and the Cleveland Cavaliers at Madison Squ..
Take a minute and think about this season in TV. What stands out to you? Presumably, something like NBC’s This is Us or ABC’s Designated Survivor comes to mind ..
Oct 6, 2016; San Jose, CA, USA; Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant (35) drives past Sacramento Kings forward Rudy Gay (8) in the first quarter at the SAP Center. Mandatory ..
Since college football holds center stage tonight, the NBA has just three games on the schedule for Monday, but you can still use these FanDuel daily picks for DFS fantasy basketba..
Oct 16, 2016; Orlando, FL, USA; Atlanta Hawks forward DeAndre Bembry (95) dribbles the ball against the Orlando Magic during the second half at Amway Center. The Hawks won 105-98. ..
Jan 4, 2017; Seattle, WA, USA; Washington Huskies guard Markelle Fultz (20) shoots during pregame warmups against the Oregon Ducks at Alaska Airlines Arena at Hec Edmundson Pavilio..
Bleacher Report
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Manchester United host Hull City at Old Trafford in the first leg of their EFL Cup semi-final tie on Tuesday. United are attempting to win the competition for the first time since ..
Lionel Messi scored late to save Barcelona a point against Villarreal on Sunday at the Madrigal, but the Blaugrana's La Liga title hopes for 2016-17 still took a blow after a 1-1 d..
Former major league outfielder Manny Ramirez is set to lace up the cleats overseas. The Kochi Fighting Dogs—who play in Japan's independent Shikoku Island League—announced Monday t..
Actress Meryl Streep took an apparent dig at mixed martial arts during a speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, so Bellator MMA President Scott Coker invited her to Bellator ..
North Carolina quarterback Mitch Trubisky declared for the 2017 NFL draft Monday, as he announced in an essay on The Players' Tribune. "After a lot of prayer and thought, I have de..
The biggest spectacle in sports entertainment is returning to the Big Easy in 2018, as WWE announced Monday that WrestleMania 34 will take place at the Mercedes-Benz Superdome..
Following actress Meryl Streep's impassioned speech at the Golden Globes on Sunday night, which included a dig at mixed martial arts, UFC President Dana White responded.  As s..
United States and Houston Dash midfielder Carli Lloyd was crowned as The Best FIFA Women's Player of 2016 on Monday at an awards ceremony in Zurich, Switzerland.  FIFA pr..
The New York Giants have been accused of trashing the plane that took them home following their loss to the Green Bay Packers on Sunday, although the team denied the report. Sophia..
Valencia surrendered the lead on three occasions on Monday evening as they settled for a 3-3 draw in their trip to Osasuna after Carlos Clerc netted an injury-time equaliser for th..
The best cards you'll see on FIFA 17 Ultimate Team are up for grabs after EA Sports announced its Team of the Year on Monday, with Cristiano Ronaldo and Lionel Messi headlining a s..
Manchester City moved to within just two points of Premier League 2 leaders Everton as they beat local rivals Manchester United 3-1 at Leigh Sports Village on Monday. Saido Be..
The Alabama Crimson Tide return to the College Football Playoff National Championship Game with perfection in mind. The Clemson Tigers hit the big stage with the intent to accompli..
Clemson head coach Dabo Swinney pretty much summed up the College Football Playoff National Championship game in one quote.  "I don't think another team has a chance of beatin..
With slightly more than a month remaining before pitchers and catchers report to spring training, there's theoretically time for every MLB team and unsigned free agent to rescue th..
The youngest team in Reds history were frustrated by the fourth-tier side at Anfield, meaning the two will have to meet again at Home Park to determine who progresses into the next..
"I don't have concerns," Manning said, per Pat Leonard and Daniel Popper of the New York Daily News. "I think Odell does...he's passionate. He is passionate and he wants to wi..
The WWE spotlight can heal a broken Ronda Rousey.  The former UFC women's bantamweight champion suddenly doesn't look like she belongs in the Octagon anymore. The fighter Spor..
Real Madrid forward Cristiano Ronaldo was crowned as the Best FIFA Men's Player of 2016 on Monday. FIFA announced the latest accolade for the 31-year-old via Twitter: Ronaldo beat ..
The Atlanta Falcons are the NFC South champions and the No. 2 seed in the NFC, propelled to those perches by a prolific passing game led by MVP candidate Matt Ryan. Those achieveme..
The second base position has quickly become one of the deepest in baseball thanks to the emergence of a handful of new young stars and the sustained success of some veteran st..
TAMPA, Fla. — It goes against everything they believe and preach and fight for, day after day. At Clemson, football is all about the team, not the individual. It's all about earnin..
The Leicester City effect is in full working order. Wes Morgan placing two giant paws on the Premier League trophy before lifting it above his head was a "ground zero" moment for E..
Sporting News
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DeAndre Jordan wasn't the least bit offended by Meryl Streep's Golden Globes speech Sunday night, despite the actress taking a quick swipe at sports. The Clippers star told TMZ Spo..
Eden Hazard has admitted he was "like a ghost" during Chelsea's dismal campaign in 2015-16. The Belgium international won the Professional Footballers' Association Player of the Ye..
Barcelona have confirmed that none of their players will attend the Best FIFA Awards gala in Zurich on Monday. Lionel Messi – nominated for the Best FIFA Men's Player prize –&..
The sports media is abandoning ship on Odell Beckham Jr. With Beckham dropping three passes, including a possible TD, in the Giants' 38-13 playoff loss to the Packers, the med..
Louisville quarterback Lamar Jackson became the youngest player to win the Heisman trophy this season, but one ACC coach didn't come away impressed. “We played [Clemson QB Deshaun ..
January 9, 2017 4:03pm EST January 9, 2017 4:03pm EST Basketball, NBA, News, Atlanta Hawks, Cleveland Cavaliers, English, Kyle Korver, Mo Williams, Mike Dunleavy Acquired Saturday,..
A statue of Argentina captain Lionel Messi has been destroyed by unidentified vandals in Buenos Aires.  The tribute to the Barcelona star was unveiled during 2016 by city mayo..
Atletico-MG has arrived in the United States, and is preparing for its Florida Cup fixtures. In contrast to last year's tournament, however, Galo is playing in Orlando and St...
Paul Merson has questioned Hull City replacing the sacked Mike Phelan with a foreign manager, bemoaning the lack of chances English managers are afforded in the Premier League. New..
Striker Michy Batshuayi is not good enough for Chelsea, according to former star Ray Wilkins. Man Utd to make huge Manolas bid Batshuayi joined the Blues from Marseille in a £33 mi..
SARASOTA, FL - Neymar might not have had the year he would've imagined in 2016 - his recent absence from FIFPro World XI's lineup might prove just that. On the other hand, the..
Ben McAdoo has Odell Beckham Jr.'s back, at least somewhat, following another emotional outburst from the Giants receiver. "There's a hole in the wall at Lambeau Field. We take ful..
Former Arsenal defender Sol Campbell urged Mesut Ozil to re-sign with the club, regardless of whether manager Arsene Wenger stays. The Germany international, whose contract expires..
Eden Hazard’s transformation from Premier League title winner and PFA Player of the Year to Chelsea also-ran surprised the Belgian as much as it did those watching from afar. The t..
Cristiano Ronaldo has won the inaugural The Best FIFA Men's Player award for 2016. The Real Madrid and Portugal forward was announced as the winner at Monday's ceremony in Zur..
Cristiano Ronaldo has been crowned the world’s best player at FIFA’s annual awards gala in Zurich. Martial two goals away from costing Man Utd €10m more The Real Madrid superstar e..
Dabo Swinney’s timing will almost always be perfect. The Clemson coach broke up a monotone news conference with Alabama coach Nick Saban at the Tampa Convention Center on Sunday wh..
Of the many achievements Baylor basketball has accumulated during Scott Drew's years as its coach, this next one might be the most fleeting. It could last but a week, and migh..
Philly.com
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The Eagles fired wide receivers coach Greg Lewis after one season, the team confirmed on Monday. Yahoo Sports was first to report that Lewis was out. The Eagles' receivers, particu..
Marc Narducci has been covering sports for the Inquirer since 1983. He has covered everything from South Jersey high schools to all the professional teams. Currently his main beat ..
Marc Narducci has been covering sports for the Inquirer since 1983. He has covered everything from South Jersey high schools to all the professional teams. Currently his main beat ..
 After a choppy three weeks because of the holidays, the South Jersey boys' basketball season hits its stride this week. Here are several games of note: Monday St. Augustine a..
Adorable, isn’t he? The NBA has never seen anything quite like Joel Embiid, but then, the NBA has never before been the sports industry’s vanguard in a digital world influenced by ..
Adorable, isn’t he? The NBA has never seen anything quite like Joel Embiid, but then, the NBA has never before been the sports industry’s vanguard in a digital world influenced by ..
BUFFALO - The Flyers play in Buffalo on Tuesday night, and one of their goals is to get off to a better start than the last time they met the Sabres two-plus months ago. In that Oc..
Every high school basketball coach probably wants to have at least one. They are integral pieces to any team with championship aspirations. No, not Division I prospects. We're talk..
BUFFALO - The Flyers play in Buffalo on Tuesday night, and one of their goals is to get off to a better start than the last time they met the Sabres two-plus months ago. In that Oc..
A decades-long Baylor fan got emotional with coach Scott Drew after the Bears won their last game to remain one of two undefeated teams in the country. The fan told Drew, "I though..
A decades-long Baylor fan got emotional with coach Scott Drew after the Bears won their last game to remain one of two undefeated teams in the country. The fan told Drew, "I though..
GROWING UP in Northeast Philly, I played everything. Football, basketball, baseball. Only trouble was, all I knew as a young fan were bad times. The Eagles stunk. So did the Sixers..
WHEN GREG LEWIS sat down with a Daily News reporter after being hired to coach the Eagles' wide receivers early last year, Lewis was asked what he would emphasize, what he thought ..
WHEN GREG LEWIS sat down with a Daily News reporter after being hired to coach the Eagles' wide receivers early last year, Lewis was asked what he would emphasize, what he thought ..
More than 70 years have passed since Walt Kocielski fought at the Battle of Iwo Jima. Yet thanks to an oral history project with aging military veterans underway at Millville High ..
In the mind's eye, the appropriate image to capture the core of the 1970s Flyers requires certain specific elements: There is a hockey player, helmetless. His hair is long and shag..
In the mind's eye, the appropriate image to capture the core of the 1970s Flyers requires certain specific elements: There is a hockey player, helmetless. His hair is long and shag..
Los Angeles Times
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Chino Hills, Sierra Canyon and Bishop Montgomery hold down the top three spots in this week's Southern Section Division 1AA basketball poll. They're also in the first watch list fo..
John Aponte has resigned as football coach at Banning. He was head coach for four years and helped return the Banning program to competitiveness. "It is an amazing job," Aponte sai..
The bracket for South teams has been released for the Boras Classic that will take place April 18-21. The first-round matchups: At JSerra: El Toro vs. Corona; Orange Lutheran vs. G..
Because of concerns over numbers in its football program, Windward is switching to eight-man football for the 2017 season while also planning to play several 11-man games, Athletic..
The Southern Section Open Division basketball watch list will debut later today. But it doesn't take much to figure out the possible 16 teams. It starts with unbeaten Chino Hills. ..
Adam Guerra has resigned after three years as football coach at Ventura St. Bonaventure and is moving to Chicago for family reasons. Guerra, a 31-year-old Loyola High grad, has two..
The baseball season begins next month, and the Southern California Showdown features top City Section and Southern Section teams. Action begins on Feb. 25 and continues Feb. 28, Ma..
Matt Leinart, who at USC won two national championships and a Heisman Trophy, was named to the College Football Hall of Fame on Monday. Leinart joined a 13-member 2017 class. He wi..
Video games as a professional sport made no sense to Lars Windhorst, a European oil and agriculture investor, until a summer evening in Seoul. Before him lay an impressive sig..
The private committee bidding to bring the 2024 Summer Olympics to Los Angeles has issued a report predicting that the mega-sporting event would boost the local economy by $11.2 bi..
Matt Leinart led USC to two national championships, came within seconds of a third and captured a Heisman Trophy as the Trojans’ quarterback. Now, Leinart is entering the College F..
Ducks wing Nick Ritchie figures he owes one to his older brother, Brett, especially since this might be his last chance this season. Brett is a wing for the Dallas Stars and has br..
Boudreau was fired by the Ducks after their first-round playoff exit last spring despite leading Anaheim to the last four consecutive Pacific Division titles and Game 7 of the 2015..
I'm Davan Maharaj, editor-in-chief of the Los Angeles Times. Here are some story lines I don't want you to miss today. TOP STORIES Question Time for Team Trump Questions about Russ..
I’m Business columnist David Lazarus, and here’s a rundown of upcoming stories this week and the highlights of last week. Trading resumes Monday after the Dow flirted with the hist..
Disneyland’s 1955 opening was plagued by snafus, including the widespread distribution of counterfeit tickets. More than 60 years later, security agents at the Anahe..
Forbes
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How are Skip Bayless and Shanon Sharpe doing against SportsCenter in the ratings? Up till recently, they have been growing their numbers but unable to catch the flagship sports hig..
If you want to hear youth sports old-timers [or young-timers who sound like old-timers] gripe about something that isn't about participation trophies, ask them about high school at..
Everyday social media is becoming more of a legit resource for breaking news and discussing news in the world of sports. With the NBA trade deadline fast approaching, Twitter is wh..
Alfa-Romeo sold only 480 units of the low-slung 4C sports car last year, and that's after adding a convertible version to the model line. (Photo by Charley Gallay/Getty Images..
The annual review is dead. Once a staple in corporate America, the annual review is quickly fading from memory.  Maybe you went through your annual review last month and exper..
A young Mickey Mantle admires Claire Ruth's Babe Ruth statue from 1933 in a rare photo published for the first time. Though this photo is not shown online, the winning bidder will ..
The Edge, from left, Bono and Adam Clayton of the music group U2 performs at the 2016 iHeartRadio Music Festival - Day 1 held at T-Mobile Arena on Friday, Sept. 23, 2016, in Las Ve..
The heavy favorite to lead Major League Baseball in home runs has never done it before in his seven-year big league career and has yet to top 37 homers in a season. Yes, while Gian..
Lululemon Athletica Inc. strikes a warrior pose as the athletic brand has become one of the few retailers to report a strong holiday season. The sports apparel brand know..
David C. Houle is one of the biggest names in the game of basketball, at least on the high school level. He's the winningest high school coach of all time due in large part to ..
Odell Beckham Jr. didn't drop passes against the Green Bay Packers Sunday because he partied with Justin Bieber and Trey Songz six days beforehand. But it was the prevailing storyl..
Well, this second trailer is slightly more conventional than the first one, if only by a little bit. As you know, the first trailer for Walt Disney's Cars 3 was a shockingly g..
As an avid follower of politics and with President-Elect Trump poised to take office, throughout my years in the U.S. I have noticed a common narrative: the notion that many immigr..
When it comes to economic policy, the federal government (a.k.a., “Washington”) needs to think like a state. From Wyoming to California, and Rhode Island to Texas, all 50 states ha..
GiveMeSport
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Just like in real life, Lionel Messi is capable of winning matches virtually single-handed on FIFA 17. The Barcelona and Argentina superstar doesn’t have the highest overall rating..
While a cocky and arrogant character in the public eye, it would seem Conor McGregor is a completely different person when the cameras aren't on him. The Irishman is renowned for h..
This evening will see the inaugural ‘The Best’ FIFA Awards as they attempt to rival France Football’s Ballon d’Or trophy. The most prestigious award up for grabs in the best FIFA m..
If you watched the game between the Green Bay Packers and New York Giants last night, you would've seen and heard constant mentions of the trip that Odell Beckham Jr and the other ..
Chelsea's 10th-placed finish in the Premier League last term left many scratching their heads wondering what went wrong. Having clinched the title in emphatic fashion the season be..
Rory McIlroy is one of the best interviews in all of professional sports because he gives clear and revealing answers to most reporters’ questions. The champion golfer recently spo..
This will probably be the first of many abusive reactions actress Meryl Streep will be receiving following her comments about MMA at the Golden Globes Awards on Sunday.  At th..
January is always a busy time of year for Darts fans. The PDC World Championships are quickly followed by the BDO World Championships and they usually ensure the New Year gets off ..
With the date for the highly anticipated clash between David Haye and Tony Bellew rapidly approaching, experts have cited with their choices who would come up as the winner. Latest..
The location of WrestleMania 34 has been decided upon and it's exactly where we thought it might be. Earlier this month, a rumor emerged stating that the WWE would be taking T..
Wojciech Szczesny has warned Arsene Wenger of exactly what he could be letting go of in the summer, if the on-loan Arsenal goalkeeper makes his stay at AS Roma permanent, following..
While the FIFA FIFPro World XI will be announced at the ceremony at the inaugural ‘The Best’ awards tonight, there will also be a virtual XI being announced. That’s because EA Spor..
The New York Giants crashed out of the playoffs on Sunday night after a 38-13 loss to the Green Bay Packers, and some are pinning the loss on Odell Beckham Jr's and several other G..
There is now less than a week to go before James DeGale and Badou Jack go head-to-head at the Barclays Centre in New York and the war of words continues to ramp up from both camps...
Cleveland.com
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CLEVELAND, Ohio -- Now that the awards have been handed out, we can finally place 2016 -- a storied year of Cleveland sports -- in the rearview.  Well, not before we scou..
By Bud Shaw, cleveland.com, January 9, 2017 CLEVELAND, Ohio - You Said It was created on the premise that the only thing Cleveland sports fans needed more than a championship was a..
CLEVELAND, Ohio - A Pennsylvania beer writer ended his year by including a Northeast Ohio ale among his 25 favorites of 2016, and it's not the usual Northeast Ohio beer discov..
Birthday wishes go out today to Dave Matthews and Jimmy Page.  Matthews celebrates his 50th birthday today while Led Zeppelin guitarist Page turns 73. Other celebrities celebr..
CLEVELAND, Ohio - DeShone Kizer started two seasons at Notre Dame, and now the quarterback and Toledo native heads to the 2017 NFL Draft as a player the Browns could consider selec..
PHOENIX --- The time read 11:18 on the game clock Sunday night when LeBron James finished off the most ferocious dunk of this game, turning the corner on his defender and attacking..
EL PASO, Texas -- Mitch Trubisky's fifth-grade teacher drove 1,800 miles in 27 hours to see him play his final college football game. "In fifth grade, Mitchell told me he was ..
CLEVELAND, Ohio - With more hotels and major events, Cuyahoga County's hotel tax revenue is climbing, an analysis shows. Through November 2016, the county collected -- and distribu..
CLEVELAND, Ohio - Cleveland City Council's Finance Committee voted in favor of a proposal to build a dirt bike track in the city, despite earlier controversy over whether the propo..
CLEVELAND, Ohio - The 3-point shot in basketball began in the American Basketball League with the Space Age in 1961. The Cleveland Pipers won the only full-season championship conf..
BEREA, Ohio – Seven games, featuring numerous Northeast Ohio boys basketball standouts, took place Sunday at Baldwin Wallace. If you missed it, here are some of the highlights. Two..
CLEVELAND, Ohio – Preseason No. 1 Lorain is back in the top spot of the cleveland.com boys basketball rankings. The Titans’ wins last week against Garfield Heights and Maple Height..
ESPN USA
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Ulf Karlsson, who was the head coach of Sweden's national athletics team from 2001 to 2004, was fined 24,000 kronor (£2,171) for comments he made during a panel discussion at a spo..
EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. -- Jason Pierre-Paul played on a one-year, prove-it deal with the New York Giants this season. He doesn't plan on doing it again. "I'm not playing on no one-y..
FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots opened as 16-point favorites against the Houston Texans in the AFC divisional round of the playoffs, in part because New England has b..
The Ballon d'Or and FIFA Best Men's Player awards are now separate. Find out all the information about them and The Best FIFA Football awards ceremony below. When are the..
Marco Silva believes some of the criticism surrounding his appointment as Hull manager has been ignorant and disrespectful. Eyebrows were raised when the Premier League's bottom si..
Things change in the blink of an eye in football. The Football Whispers Index takes the latest transfer rumours and gives them a score out of five; the higher the score, the more r..
The winter transfer window is now in full swing! As usual, Transfer Talk has its finger on the pulse when it comes to which rumours are picking up steam. Check out all the latest d..
Cups matter to Jurgen Klopp. The Liverpool manager wants desperately to bring a trophy to Anfield. He was criticized for fielding a weakened team against Plymouth Argyle in the FA ..
9:00 AM ET CHICAGO -- Breaking the Chicago Cubs’ championship drought hasn't shielded manager Joe Maddon from a heavy dose of criticism. His controversial World Series decisions al..
Wild-card weekend was full of both memorable and forgettable quarterback performances. Which QBs were the best and worst this past weekend? ESPN Stats & Information takes a loo..
9:44 AM ET TAMPA, Fla. -- For the past two seasons, the biggest question surrounding the potential success or failure of Clemson football has been simple: Can Deshaun Watson stay h..
5:59 PM ET Close Editor's Note: Don't know who Doug Marrone is, or what the NFL thinks of him? Here's a glimpse, which originally appeared in October 2015. JACKSONVILLE, Fla. -- An..
Tampa Bay Times
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SCHOOL CHOICE: The Manatee County school district changes policy to allow student-athletes in nontraditional programs such as home schooling to use school choice to pick where they..
TAMPA — Tonight at Raymond James Stadium, the Alabama Crimson Tide will face two opponents, each as formidable as the other. The Tide will take on Clemson. And history. A victory t..
ST. PETERSBURG — The Rays have agreed to terms with free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus pending the outcome of a physical. The team would not comment on the news, first reported by ..
The Rays have agreed to terms with free agent outfielder Colby Rasmus pending the outcome of a physical. The team would not comment on the news first reported by Jon Heyman of FanR..
As Alabama and Clemson prepare for battle in tonight's national championship game, we know how the two schools stack up on the gridiron. But what else do we know about these two ve..
TAMPA — Sage Steele sat outdoors on the ESPN Sports­Center set Monday, a pristine Raymond James field behind her, and dispensed information while handling interviews and waltzing t..
TALLAHASSEE — Florida lawmakers have inched closer to renewing a 20-year, multi-million dollar gaming compact with the Seminole Tribe of Florida by allowing owners of declining par..
ABOARD THE WINGFOOT ONE — There are nosebleed seats, and then there's this. Some 1,000 feet up and well beyond the spiral of the most wayward punt or Hail Mary pass is airship assi..
Sheriff Jerry Demings told a press conference that the deputy sheriff was riding a motorcycle while pursuing Markeith Loyd, 41. Loyd is suspected in the shooting death of Master Sg..
Monday, January 9, 2017 1:09pm Brewlands Bar & Billiards on Gunn Highway in Tampa has nearly two dozen new pool tables — full-size and “bar-size” options. There are also 20 TVs..
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Dec 14, 2016; Memphis, TN, USA; Cleveland Cavaliers guard J.R. Smith (5) holds the ball as Memphis Grizzlies guard Tony Allen (9) defends at FedExForum. Memphis defeated Cleveland ..
Jan 8, 2017; Tampa, FL, USA; View of the trophy after the head coaches news conference between the Alabama Crimson Tide and the Clemson Tigers at the Tampa Convention Center. Manda..
While many Hollywood liberals took to Twitter to rave about Meryl Streep’s lengthy anti-Trump speech at the Golden Globes, Jenna Jameson took a different approach. Jameson, who is ..
Some of the sports stories The Associated Press is covering Monday. A full Sports Digest will be sent by about 3 p.m. All times EST: - TAMPA, Florida - No. 1 Alabama, led by coach ..
Actress Jenna Jameson poses at the premiere of "Jackass 3D" at Grauman's Chinese theatre in Hollywood, California October 13, 2010. The movie opens in the U.S. on October 15. REUTE..
In the world of sports, athletes often dedicate their entire lives to reaching the pinnacle of their profession, but for many, life at the top can be short-lived. Sometimes all a p..
Rory McIlroy says he resented how the Olympics forced him to decide whether he would represent Ireland or Britain and that it reached a point that it "wasn't worth the hassle" to c..
The juicing trend doesn’t show any signs of letting up—and there’s a lot of pulp fiction about the benefits. Read on for some surprising news, plus the healthiest juices you can ma..
**Want FOX News Halftime Report in you inbox every day? Sign up here.** On the roster: Meryl Streep and the very vicious circle - Ethics office says Trump picks haven’t made d..
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For those who aren’t hip to the adult film crossover scene, Mia Khalifa skyrocketed to fame in 2015 as “---’s most popular --- star,” because she was “super popular and super ..
Reports trickled out that the New York Giants trashed their Delta flight on the way back to New York after losing to the Green Bay Packers in an NFC Wild Card game on Sunday night...
Welcome to EAT THIS CITY, your tour of the best restaurants in one of our favorite cities, as chosen by a world-class chef, celebrity, or local hero. This week, we return to Portla..
On Sunday night, in between Meryl Streep’s impassioned speech about treating others with dignity and Tom Hiddleston’s announcement that people in South Sudan love his TV show (hone..
All the buzz Monday is about Meryl Streep’s impassioned speech at the Golden Globes against incoming American president Donald Trump. The one thing some people had a problem with w..
Meryl Streep didn’t mince words during her acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille award, using her time to go after Donald Trump, his supporters and mixed martial arts(?). Pred..
Legendary actress Meryl Streep Was given the Cecil B. Demille Award for “outstanding contributions to the world of entertainment” at the Golden Globes on Sunday night. What followe..
Skip Bayless is a creature of habit. He’s a no-nonsense, award-winning journalist who sacrificed family for career, and he believes every word that he shouts on his television show..
Subscribe to UPROXX Meryl Streep’s acceptance speech for the Cecil B. DeMille Award at the 2017 Golden Globes featured a little bit of everything for everyone, from the call to arm..
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Why Wayne Rooney’s record-equalling heroics could now mean goodbye at Man Utd, while Mark Hughes, Leeds on TV and Jurgen Klopp’s selections are also discussed. Love him, loath..
Southampton manager Claude Puel has confirmed that captain Jose Fonte will not be part of his squad to face Liverpool in the EFL Cup semi-final on Wednesday. The 33-year-old defend..
Chelsea have lodged a bid for Fenerbahce defender Simon Kjaer, while talk persists of a swap deal involving Fernando Llorente and Michy Batshuayi… AC Milan are stepping up their pu..
Manchester United are willing to pay almost £50million for Roma defender Kostas Manolas – but it still might not be enough… AC Milan are stepping up their pursuit of Jack Wils..
Why Wayne Rooney’s record-equalling heroics could now mean goodbye at Man Utd, while Mark Hughes, Leeds on TV and Jurgen Klopp’s selections are also discussed.   Love him..
Why Wayne Rooney’s record-equaling heroics could now mean goodbye at Man Utd, while Mark Hughes, Leeds on TV and Jurgen Klopp’s selections are also discussed.   Love him,..
Manchester United are trying to juggle their midfield options as Chelsea eye Swansea swap deal and two Liverpool defenders have been linked with moves – according to Monday’s paper..
Manchester United face strong competition for AS Monaco midfielder, while two Liverpool defenders could be on the move this month – according to Monday’s papers. Manchester United ..
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FIFA 17 are set to announce their Ultimate Team of the Year in conjunction with the Best FIFA Football Awards at a convention in Zurich, Switzerland. The release dates of..
Arsenal signing Cohen Bramall has revealed he was being made redudant before the Gunners made a phone call that would change his life forever. The 20-year-old signed for the Gunner..
Attention turns to the EFL Cup this week as the semi-finals get underway with Manchester United hosting Hull City at Old Trafford in the first leg of their last four tie. Both team..
Ozil revealed yesterday that he wanted clarification from the Gunners that Wenger will be the club’s boss beyond 2018 before putting pen to paper. Mesut Ozil requests shirt number ..
Mesut Ozil has hit back at Arsenal legend Thierry Henry following criticism over his contract demands. The German playmaker, who has 18 months left on his current contract, is invo..
Michy Batshuayi is not good enough to provide adequate cover for Chelsea striker Diego Costa, according to former Blues assistant Ray Wilkins. The Belgium international has failed ..
The most popular digital PS4 game of last year wasn’t a big name release like FIFA 17, but Psyonix’s classic vehicular sports game. Later this month we should get a list of the top..
Warning: Contains spoilers for Sherlock series four.  With Sherlock and Watson’s friendship in tatters following The Six Thatchers, the stage was set for Toby Jones’ Culverton..
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Samsung has updated its Smart TVs feature the Smart Hub platform, which offers users content focused on sports, music, video on demand and apps. Samsung’s New Sports Service Samsun..
Facebook may soon show ads in the middle of videos you are watching, according to a Recode report. The social media platform will start testing a new “mid-roll” ad format, that wil..
With the title on the line, Monday night’s game between Alabama and Clemson will feature more than a typical broadcast. The 2017 College Football Playoff national championship game..
Miley Cyrus’s sister Noah Cyrus just turned 17 this Sunday, and the pop star decided it was the perfect time for her to unleash some of her youngest family member’s adorable c..
Following their victory on Wild-Card Weekend over the New York Giants, the Green Bay Packers will visit the Dallas Cowboys in Sunday’s divisional round. The winner will move onto t..
The Crimson Tide have been perfect this year with a 14-0 record, and many expect them to roll past the Tigers in a rematch of last year’s title game. The betting odds ind..
All the biggest names in Hollywood gathered at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Sunday to celebrate the many great movies, TV shows and performances in both at the 74th annual Golden Gl..
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NEW YORK (AP) — The son of a former Palm Beach County School Board member in Florida has pleaded guilty to conspiracy charges in a bitcoin case. Anthony Murgio faces a decade or mo..
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 14: President-elect Donald Trump listens during a meeting with technology executives at Trump Tower, December 14, 2016 in New York City. This is the first m..
Dec. 31, 2016 Fiesta Bowl (CFC SF) — Clemson 31, Ohio St. 0 Jan. 11, 2016 College Football Championship — Alabama 45, Clemson 40 Dec. 31, 2015 Orange Bowl (CFC SF) — Clemson 37, Ok..
Herbert Diess, left, Member of the Board of Management of Volkswagen AG, Chairman of the Board of Management of the Volkswagen Passenger Cars brand and Hinrich Woebcken, right, CEO..
DUBLIN (AP) — Rory McIlroy says he resented how the Olympics forced him to decide whether he would represent Ireland or Britain and that it reached a point that it "wasn't worth th..
TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — As the last of the top jobs in the Trump administration are handed out in Washington, Gov. Chris Christie is looking increasingly like the guy in "--- Wonka ..
There will be a familiar feel to the NFL playoffs next weekend: Every divisional-round game will be a rematch from the regular season, the first time that's happened in six years. ..
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Forget Silicon Valley, the next big thing in sports tech might be coming from Silicon Delhi instead. Boltt Sports Technologies, based in Noida, just south of New Delhi, was at CES ..
Statistically, nearly all of you missed the women’s basketball broadcast between Seton Hall and St. John’s on FS2 the night of Dec. 30. The game drew just 9,000 viewers, according ..
Read about the latest sports tech news, innovations, ideas and products that impact players, fans and the sports industry at SportTechie.com. Cristiano Ronaldo, Serena William..
SwimDaily: It's been a couple years since you appeared in the SI Swimsuit Issue. How would you describe the experience? Katherine Webb-McCarron: It was such a whirlwind for me..
Football fans and spectacle-seekers alike should circle Sunday, Feb. 5 on their calendar—that’s the date of Super Bowl LI. Party planners, take note: you have less than a month to ..
So this is tricky. State Farm is a sponsor of The MMQB, and it feels a little cheesy to have a State Farm commercial in the lead of this column, but what would you do after watchin..
It probably won’t surprise you to hear that I watch a lot of college basketball games. During the last few weeks, I’ve developed a growing sense that home court advantage has not b..
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Imitation isn't just a form of flattery, as the saying goes – it can also pose an effective challenge to your opponent. We just didn't realize just how closely Mercedes would seek ..
Sports cars may be what bring customers into showrooms, but that's not what they leave with. That honor goes to less exciting cars – like the Toyota Camry, which has just gotten a ..
Hyundai has brought its entire IONIQ range to this year's Detroit Auto Show, which includes the autonomous prototype they showed off at CES. Aside from the IONIQ EV, Hybrid and PHE..
Nissan has taken all of the design elements that defy it as a brand, mixed them in a big bowl with plenty of steroids, and named the result the Vmotion 2.0. It's a concept sports s..
Mercedes-AMG have not only facelifted the GT family, but also expanded it by introducing the all-new GT C Coupe along with a special version of the latter named 'Edition 50'  ..
The 2017 Nissan Rogue Sport is more of a good thing for the folks at Nissan. Sold as the Qashqai pretty much in every market that isn’t the United States, the Rogue Sport unveiled ..
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Reebok is giving way to Adidas in the world of NHL jersey manufacturing starting in the 2017-18 season, and that apparently means that alternate jerseys will disappear. But maybe n..
ESPN once again rolled out its “megacast” for the college football national championship game, and this year that meant 100 percent more Bill Walton. Walton was part of the “ESPN V..
Hello, here is a photo of Bill Belichick sleeping on a boat. Wait, let’s back up ... ... These are members of the New York Giants. They took a shirtless photo on a boat the week be..
Someone punched a hole in a wall outside the Giants locker room at Lambeau Field following New York’s elimination from the playoffs. It was very likely Odell Beckham Jr. who did th..
Due to a groin injury he suffered late in the season, New York Giants defensive end Jason Pierre-Paul did not play in the Giants’ 38-13 loss against the Green Bay Packers in the Wi..
The Los Angeles Rams just finished their first season in a new city after relocating from St. Louis during the 2016 offseason, but they could be joined soon by another team looking..