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Kevin Durant: Golden State Warriors forward to miss game against Brooklyn Nets


Golden State Warriors forward Kevin Durant will miss Sunday night's game against the Brooklyn Nets with a sprained left ankle, the team announced.

Guy from an 8th tier English soccer league scores must-see goal


You likely weren't tuning into 8th tier English football this weekend, and you missed out on one of the best goals this season.

New Orleans Saints rally late, beat Washington Redskins in OT


Wil Lutz kicked a 28-yard field goal in overtime, climaxing a furious fourth-quarter rally from a 15-point deficit with 5:58 remaining, to lift the New Orleans Saints to their eighth consecutive victory.

New York Giants upset Kansas City Chiefs in OT


Aldrick Rosas delivered the game-winning 23-yard field goal to give the New York Giants a thrilling 12-9 overtime victory over the Kansas City Chiefs on Sunday.

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Fantasy Football: Sterling Shepard ruled out for New York Giants


Wide receiver Sterling Shepard is inactive Sunday for the New York Giants.


Oklahoma Sooners: Baker Mayfield is 'extremely sorry' for disrespecting Kansas


Star quarterback Baker Mayfield issued a long apology Saturday, following his antics during Oklahoma's 41-3 win against Kansas.


USC pulls off perfect decoy punt return for TD vs. UCLA

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The USC Trojans scored a touchdown off of a decoy punt return in Saturday's win against UCLA.


Charlotte Hornets bust out of skid with win over Los Angeles Clippers


CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Kemba Walker scored 26 points, Dwight Howard had 16 points and 16 rebounds, and the Charlotte Hornets snapped a six-game losing streak with a 102-87 victory over the reeling Los Angeles Clippers on Saturday night at the…

Rodney Hood, Utah Jazz bounce Orlando Magic


ORLANDO, Fla. -- Reserve Rodney Hood scored a season-high 31 points and hit seven 3-pointers to lead the Utah Jazz to a 125-85 victory over the Orlando Magic on Saturday night.

No. 9 Ohio State blasts Illinois to win division


COLUMBUS, Ohio -- No. 9 Ohio State scored four touchdowns in the first 13 minutes and raced to a 52-14 victory over Illinois on Saturday at Ohio Stadium that secured a berth in the Big Ten championship game.

NHL roundup: New York Islanders cool off Tampa Bay Lightning


Anders Lee scored twice and John Tavares picked up two assists and added an empty-net goal as the New York Islanders knocked off the Tampa Bay Lightning with a 5-3 victory on Saturday night at Amalie Arena in Tampa, Fla.

NFL notebook: Miami Dolphins waive Rey Maualuga after arrest

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The Miami Dolphins waived Rey Maualuga on Saturday, hours after the linebacker was arrested on a misdemeanor battery charge.

Steph Curry, Golden State Warriors rally past Philadelphia 76ers


PHILADELPHIA -- Steph Curry scored 35 points, Kevin Durant added 27 and the Golden State Warriors rallied from a 22-point halftime deficit for a 124-116 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Saturday night at the Wells Fargo Center.

Boston Celtics win 15th straight behind Kyrie Irving, Jaylen Brown


ATLANTA -- Kyrie Irving scored 30 points and forward Jaylen Brown added a career-high 27 to help the Boston Celtics extend their winning streak to 15 games with a 110-99 victory over the Atlanta Hawks on Saturday.


No. 20 LSU races past reeling Tennessee


Darrel Williams and Derrius Guice combined for 165 rushing yards and three touchdowns, and No. 20 LSU withstood a mid-game monsoon and handled reeling Tennessee 30-10 Saturday at Neyland Stadium in Knoxville, Tenn.

Sunday, Nov 19

Joe Kerridge: Green Bay Packers promote fullback to active roster

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The Green Bay Packers have promoted fullback Joe Kerridge from the practice squad to the active roster.

Saturday, Nov 18

Shaquille O'Neal: Los Angeles Lakers icon has a 'broken rim tree'


Have you ever wondered what happened to all of the broken backboards from Shaquille O'Neal's career? He answered that question Saturday.

Questions raised about Tennessee Titans QB Marcus Mariota's play

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Marcus Mariota does not look like the same quarterback that vaulted to stardom last season for the Tennessee Titans.

Danica Patrick will retire, end career with Daytona 500, Indy 500 runs

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An emotional Danica Patrick declared Friday that she will race two more times next year and then retire as a driver after the 2018 Indianapolis 500.

Pass offense finally explodes for Pittsburgh Steelers


It took 10 games, but it finally happened for the Pittsburgh Steelers. They scored 30 points in a game for the first time this season. In fact, they hung 40 on the Tennessee Titans.

Friday, Nov 17

$400K in items stolen from Venus Williams' home

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Police in Florida said more than $400,000 worth of items were stolen from tennis star Venus Williams' home while she was in New York playing in the U.S. Open.

Charlie the service dog drops puck at New York Islanders, Carolina Hurricanes game


A military service dog named Charlie dropped the puck Thursday before the Carolina Hurricanes and New York Islanders game.

No. 8 Notre Dame looks to bounce back vs. Navy


No. 8 Notre realizes its national championship hopes have vanished after an embarrassing 33-point loss at Miami.

Antonio Brown: You can't miss this helmet catch by the Pittsburgh Steelers star


Pittsburgh Steelers wide receiver Antonio Brown saved his best catch for last Thursday in his three touchdown performance against the Tennessee Titans.

Thursday, Nov 16

Draymond Green predicts LeBron James will lose super powers


LeBron James has 'super human powers' and they will eventually fade, according to Golden State Warriors star Draymond Green.

John Wall: Washington Wizards star dribbles between Hassan Whiteside's legs

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Washington Wizards guard John Wall pulled off a ridiculous full-speed dribble through an opponent's legs Wednesday night.

Cavaliers close out successful trip with win at Charlotte

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The Cleveland Cavaliers are still in the bonding phase of the 2017-18 season as they try to work in new additions around LeBron James.

Fantasy Football: Week 11 tight end rankings


UPI Sports Editor Al Butler's top fantasy football tight ends for Week 11.

Wednesday, Nov 15

Tennessee State football player kicked off team, expelled after punching coach

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Tennessee State defensive end Latrelle Lee has been kicked off the team and expelled from school after punching his own coach.

Akeem Ayers: New York Giants add linebacker


The New York Giants were busy this week, adding linebacker Akeem Ayers, guard John Greco and wide receiver Kalif Raymond to the active roster.

Duke, Grayson Allen run past No. 2 Michigan State


Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski issued an important clarification to a crowded room of reporters as he praised the hot hand of senior shooting guard Grayson Allen.

Miami Dolphins' defense disappears in loss to Carolina Panthers


The Miami Dolphins are now on a three-game losing streak and the offense is still a challenge. But the big surprise from Monday's 45-21 loss at Carolina was Miami's defense.