1. Avoiding the Week 17 Trap in the NFL

    Week 17 in the NFL can be a trap for teams that are headed to the postseason dance. Maybe you relax a little after throwing on that division-champs hat in the locker room the previous Sunday or you expect the below-...

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  2. Cowboys TE Jason Witten Finds Holiday Cheer in Going to Work

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  3. Panthers Need to Charge Weak Power Play If They Hope to Climb Standings

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  4. The Weakest Link on Every Top NBA Contender

    Psst. Guess what? NBA contenders have weak links too. Just don't tell anyone—wouldn't want you guys stealing my thunder, after all. Disrupting flaws may not be as evident on championship-chasers, but they are there...

    Dan Favale Written by Dan Favale about 14 hours ago 65,100 reads 217 comments

  5. Oklahoma City Thunder vs. San Antonio Spurs 12/25/14: Video Highlights and Recap

    Two of the NBA 's best teams looked to score a Christmas Day win on Thursday when the Oklahoma City Thunder took on the San Antonio Spurs...

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  6. LeBron Dunks, Gets Tech for Hanging on Rim

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  7. Jose Mourinho Calls Christmas Truce with West Ham's Sam Allardyce

    Jose Mourinho has called a Christmas truce with Sam Allardyce by admitting that it was “stupid” to accuse West Ham United of playing football from the 19th-century last season...

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  8. Giles: Being Given the Axe by England Hurt so Much

    The forgotten victim of English cricket's civil war has dusted himself down, picked himself up and embarked on the new challenge he hopes will help him recover from the blow of missing out on the top job that looked certain to be his...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 1 reads 0 comments

  9. John Fox Wants Peyton Manning to Return

    On Wednesday, Broncos quarterback Peyton Manning said he plans to return in 2015, if the team wants him. On Thursday, the coach of the team said he wants Manning to return...

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  10. Garrett on Sunday's Approach: “There Are No Meaningless Games.”

    It's unlikely that the Cowboys , win or lose, will be able to escape the No. 3 seed in the NFC. They face an opponent in the regular season finale that has broken Tony Romo's back _ literally _ the last two times these teams have met...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 hours ago 66 reads 0 comments

  11. Can Boston Celtics Make 2015 Playoff Push in Weak Eastern Conference?

    Generally speaking, change is never anyone's favorite thing. It can cause stress, strife and indecision. It can make one long for the days prior, when things seemed all too perfect or at least more bearable...

    Matthew Schmidt Written by Matthew Schmidt about 14 hours ago 2,536 reads 13 comments

  12. Justin Turner Is One Dodgers Fan's Not-so-Secret Santa

    Dodgers utility man Justin Turner began the week playing Santa for thousands of kids in the Los Angeles area. He concluded it by playing Santa for one Dodgers fan on Twitter...

    Alexandra Irving Written by Alexandra Irving about 14 hours ago 105 reads 0 comments

  13. What Experts Are Saying About Washington Redskins Ahead of Game vs. Cowboys

    Heading into Week 17, there is nothing at stake for the Washington Redskins except for a chance to sweep the NFC East champion Dallas Cowboys . Even if they don't, the Redskins need to have a good game to keep their recent momentum going...

    Matthew Brown Written by Matthew Brown about 14 hours ago 5,930 reads 10 comments

  14. Detroit Lions vs. Green Bay Packers: Complete Week 17 Preview for Detroit

    The Detroit Lions travel to Wisconsin to play the Green Bay Packers this Sunday. Kickoff is at 4:25 p.m. ET on Fox. On the line? Just the NFC North title, a first-round bye and at least one home playoff game...

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  15. LeBron Goes to Locker Room After Apparent Injury

    LeBron James just went to the locker room to get something checked out -- shortly after jumping over courtside seats for a loose ball...

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  16. Pop Rips 'Entitled' Spurs After Loss

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  17. Odell Beckham Jr. Is Definition of Special Talent with Rookie Domination

    The New York Giants have unearthed something special in Odell Beckham Jr. After dropping to the 12th overall pick of the 2014 NFL draft, Beckham missed most of the offseason because of hamstring issues...

    Cian Fahey Written by Cian Fahey about 14 hours ago 5,072 reads 20 comments

  18. Stanford QB Kevin Hogan Looking Forward to Playing 'Hometown' Terps

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  19. MS Dhoni Under Fire as Unrest in Indian Cricket Team Divides Media

    MS Dhoni's flippant response to the reported dressing room spat between Shikhar Dhawan and Virat Kohli appears to have divided the Indian media...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 48 reads 0 comments

  20. Russell Westbrook Beginning to Redefine His Point Guard Reputation

    The refrains were common, and they were loud. Russell Westbrook doesn't pass. Russell Westbrook is a ball hog. Russell Westbrook is too selfish down the stretch. Russell Westbrook doesn't play an efficient brand of ball...

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  21. Report: Chelsea Target Close to Signing an Extension with Real Madrid

    According to several reports from Germany, Sami Khedira would now be more than willing to sign a contract extension with Real Madrid...

    Ilario Huober Written by Ilario Huober about 14 hours ago 436 reads 0 comments

  22. Kobe Bryant Injury: Updates on Lakers Star's Soreness and Return

    The Los Angeles Lakers will play the Chicago Bulls without Kobe Bryant on Christmas Day. Bleacher Report's Kevin Ding provided the news from Lakers coach Byron Scott: David Aldridge of NBA ...

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  23. New Orleans Saints Release Second Injury Report for Bucs Game

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  24. Los Angeles Lakers vs. Chicago Bulls: Live Score, Highlights and Analysis

    Jake Silver Written by Jake Silver about 15 hours ago 33,063 reads 248 comments

  25. Kobe (Soreness) to Sit Christmas Day vs. Bulls

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