1. NBA Power Rankings: Houston Rockets Proving They're Legit Title Contenders

    If you blinked, you missed the 2017-18 NBA season zipping past the quarter mark. While that doesn't mean anything concrete, it at least offers a reminder that some of what's going on in our power rankings has a decent chance of holding up...

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  2. Drew Brees Says Thursday Night Football Is 'Absolutely' Not Safe

    New Orleans Saints quarterback Drew Brees told reporters that playing on Thursday night is "absolutely" not safe after his team suffered a slew of injuries during a 20-17 loss to the Atlanta Falcons at Mercedes-Benz Stadium...

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  3. MLB Teams Set Up to Be the Biggest Losers of the 2017-18 Offseason

    Every MLB team enters the offseason with a worst-case scenario. With all the top free agents and trade targets still on the board, every team can technically avoid that fate...

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  4. New York Knicks Who Must Step Up Immediately

    When Enes Kanter goes down with back spasms, Kristaps Porzingis hits the floor with an ankle sprain and Tim Hardaway Jr.'s foot is covered in a boot cloaking mysterious stress injuries, other New York Knicks must step up...

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  5. Is Falcons Defense Good Enough to Mask Mistakes, Pave Way to Playoffs?

    The Atlanta Falcons ' Deion Jones will invade Drew Brees and the New Orleans Saints ' nightmares after Thursday's 20-17 victory at the Mercedes-Benz Stadium...

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  6. Brandon Ingram Sinks Game-Winning 3, Lakers Beat 76ers 107-104

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram drained a game-winning three-pointer with two seconds remaining for a 107-104 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center on Thursday night...

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  7. LaVar Ball Offers Joel Embiid Encouragement After Lakers Beat 76ers

    Brandon Ingram's three-pointer gave the Los Angeles Lakers a 107-104 victory over the Philadelphia 76ers on Thursday, but heads turned after the contest when LaVar Ball and Joel Embiid met and exchanged pleasantries...

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  8. Alvin Kamara Injured: Top Waiver Wire Targets to Stream in Week 15

    The New Orleans Saints lost more than just the game Thursday against the Atlanta Falcons as running back Alvin Kamara suffered a concussion in the 20-17 defeat...

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  9. Falcons Outlast Drew Brees, Saints Despite Matt Ryan's Ugly Performance

    The Atlanta Falcons (8-5) intensified their pursuit of the NFC South crown with a 20-17 home win over the New Orleans Saints (9-4) on Thursday night at Mercedes-Benz Stadium after ...

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  10. Hope Solo Announces She's Running for President of US Soccer

    Former United States women's national team goalkeeper Hope Solo announced Thursday that she is launching a bid for president of U.S. Soccer...

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  11. Giancarlo Stanton Trade Rumors: Star Will Approve Yankees, Dodgers, Cubs, Astros

    Miami Marlins outfielder Giancarlo Stanton is refusing to approve a trade to the San Francisco Giants or St. Louis Cardinals , instead preferring to hold out for the Los Angeles Dodgers or New York Yankees to become a serious player...

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  12. Lonzo Ball, Lakers Beat Joel Embiid, 76ers; Ben Simmons Nets Triple-Double

    When Joel Embiid and the Philadelphia 76ers visited Lonzo Ball at Staples Center on Nov. 15, the big man walked away with a big win and a career night. Ball's Los Angeles Lakers returned the favor in their trip to Wells Fargo Arena on Thursday...

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  13. Yankees Gutting Farm for Manny Machado Blockbuster Would Be Huge Mistake

    The baseball world is waiting with bated breath for the Giancarlo Stanton sweepstakes to conclude. Until then, we may not see much action on the trade or free-agent fronts. In the meantime, another heavy hitter has elbowed into the picture...

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  14. John Wall Reportedly Could Return from Knee Injury by Mid-Next Week

    Washington Wizards point guard John Wall is still working his way back from a knee injury but reportedly could return to the lineup by "the middle of next week...

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  15. Alvin Kamara Suffers Concussion vs. Falcons, Ruled Out for Remainder of Game

    The New Orleans Saints ' running back depth took a hit Thursday, as rookie Alvin Kamara suffered a concussion in the first quarter against the Atlanta Falcons and was subsequently ...

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  16. GSP Vacates Belt, Champion Robert Whittaker Will Face Luke Rockhold at UFC 221

    The middleweight division will move forward without Georges St-Pierre at the helm. The news was first tweeted by MMA Fighting's Ariel Helwani on Thursday...

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  17. John Dorsey Named Browns GM After Sashi Brown Firing

    The Cleveland Browns announced they hired former Kansas City Chiefs general manager John Dorsey on Thursday to become their new GM...

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  18. College Football Awards 2017: Results, Winners, Highlights and Twitter Reaction

    With the conference championships in the rearview mirror and bowl season and the College Football Playoff to come, Thursday was a time to reflect on the individual accomplishments of the best players the FBS has to offer...

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  19. Ex-Pilot Flying J President on Tape Making Racist Remarks on Browns, Cleveland

    Former Pilot Flying J President Mark Hazelwood , who worked under Cleveland Browns owner Jimmy Haslam , was caught on secret recordings saying " vile, despicable, inflammatory ...

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  20. Brandon Ingram Goes Under the Rim for Highlight Dunk vs. 76ers

    Los Angeles Lakers forward Brandon Ingram required no assistance in creating the top highlight of the first quarter of Thursday's game against the Philadelphia 76ers at Wells Fargo Center...

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  21. Report: Dana Altman Phone Records Contradict Oregon Title IX Policy, Statements

    University of Oregon head basketball coach Dana Altman reportedly did not disclose contact he made with the school's Title IX coordinator and Kavell Bigby-Williams' former head coach ...

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  22. Winners, Losers and Takeaways from 76ers-Nets Trade for Jahlil Okafor

    Were you tired of Jahlil Okafor sitting on the Philadelphia 76ers' bench and waiting to be traded? Good news! It finally happened! Per an official release from the NBA , " ...

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  23. Seattle NHL Expansion Application Approved by NHL, Can Start Season-Ticket Drive

    The NHL has approved Seattle's request to submit an expansion application and will permit the city to begin a season-ticket drive, according to Emily Kaplan of ESPN...

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  24. Joel Embiid to Jahlil Okafor: 'I Love You' and Will 'Kick Your Ass' After Trade

    The Philadelphia 76ers traded center Jahlil Okafor to the Brooklyn Nets on Thursday, and Joel Embiid took time before his team's game against the Los Angeles Lakers to wish the big man well in a way only he could...

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  25. Giannis Antetokounmpo Only 3rd Player with Trio of Milestones Before Turning 23

    Milwaukee Bucks superstar Giannis Antetokounmpo celebrated his 23rd birthday Wednesday with 25 points, 10 rebounds, four assists, two blocks and a steal in a 104-100 victory over the Detroit Pistons...

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