1. Kobe Bryant Talks Michael Jordan Inspiration in 'The Players' Tribune' Exclusive

    Los Angeles Lakers guard Kobe Bryant surpassed Michael Jordan on the NBA scoring list against the Minnesota Timberwolves on Sunday night, topping MJ's total of 32,292 points...

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  2. Ryan Lindley Announced as Cardinals' Starting QB After Drew Stanton Injury

    The 11-3 Arizona Cardinals have already found success with two different starting quarterbacks this season...

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  3. AP College Basketball Poll 2014: Complete Week 6 Rankings Released

    Each week throughout the season, The Associated Press releases a new set of college basketball rankings. While this week's poll didn't feature much change at the top, the ripple effect of losses hurt several teams just outside the Top 10...

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  4. Beau Bennett Quarantined by Penguins After Showing Symptoms for Mumps

    Pittsburgh Penguins right wing Beau Bennett has been quarantined after it was revealed he is showing symptoms of mumps. The team confirmed Tuesday that Bennett does in fact have the mumps...

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  5. NFLPA Taking Adrian Peterson Case to Federal Court, Troy Vincent Convo Leaks

    The NFL Players Association has filed a motion to overturn the decision to deny the appeal of Minnesota Vikings running back Adrian Peterson 's year-long suspension...

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  6. MLB Rumors: Latest Trade Whispers on Cole Hamels, Justin Upton and More

    The winter meetings have come and gone, but the ripple effect they left is still being felt around the MLB ...

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  7. Bryce Harper, Nationals Agree on New Contract: Latest Details and Reaction

    Washington Nationals outfielder Bryce Harper , 22, has agreed to terms on a two-year deal, according to Fox Sports' Ken Rosenthal ...

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  8. Broncos vs. Chargers: Score and Twitter Reaction as Denver Clinches AFC West

    Coming into Sunday, both the Denver Broncos and San Diego Chargers were squarely in the AFC playoff picture. But only one remained in the the top six spots after Denver earned a crucial 22-10 victory over San Diego to clinch the AFC West division...

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  9. Bryan Bulaga Injury: Updates on Packers Star's Concussion and Return

    Green Bay Packers offensive lineman Bryan Bulaga suffered a concussion during Week 15 against the Buffalo Bills . He was active for Week 16's contest against the Tampa Bay Buccaneers ...

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  10. Dolphins vs. Patriots: Score, Twitter Reaction as New England Clinches AFC East

    The New England Patriots came into Sunday with a chance to clinch the AFC East division. With a 41-13 win over the Miami Dolphins, the Patriots did just that and are headed for the playoffs yet again...

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  11. DeAndre Hopkins, Tom Savage's Fantasy Value After Ryan Fitzpatrick Injury

    Houston Texans quarterback Ryan Fitzpatrick suffered a leg injury and was carted off the field against the Indianapolis Colts in Week 15...

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  12. Robert Griffin III's Updated 2014 Fantasy Value After Colt McCoy's Injury

    The Washington Redskins' quarterback carousel continues to spin. Robert Griffin III got back in the fold against the New York Giants on Sunday after Colt McCoy suffered a neck injury...

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  13. Jeremy Hill, Giovani Bernard's Instant Fantasy Reaction After Week 15

    Running back committees are always difficult to predict for fantasy owners. However, the Cincinnati Bengals' rotation is becoming slightly easier to forecast with Jeremy Hill slowly taking the reins from Giovani Bernard ...

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  14. Melky Cabrera to White Sox: Latest Contract Details, Comments, Reaction

    Outfielder Melky Cabrera has agreed to terms with the Chicago White Sox on a three-year deal. The team announced the signing on Tuesday: The news of Cabrera's signing was ...

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  15. Bowl Games 2014-15: Full Schedule, Predictions for Selection Committee Matchups

    The question that every college football fan waited for all season is finally answered. We know exactly who's in, but the controversy went all the way down to the wire on Selection Sunday...

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  16. Michael Floyd, Larry Fitzgerald's Fantasy Outlook After Drew Stanton's Injury

    An up-and-down season for both Larry Fitzgerald and Michael Floyd just got much more difficult. If fantasy owners weren't already worried about their production, they should be terrified of what might be on the horizon...

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  17. Antonio Tarver vs. Johnathon Banks: Winner, Recap and Analysis

    Antonio "Magic Man" Tarver entered his match with Johnathon Banks looking to prove he's an ageless wonder. The 46-year-old boxer did exactly that with a seventh-round knockout of Banks in the heavyweight bout...

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  18. Austin Trout vs. Luis Grajeda: Winner, Recap and Analysis

    Looking to make a full comeback to the spotlight in the boxing world, Austin "No Doubt" Trout battled Luis Grajeda and came away with a decisive victory by TKO in the seventh round...

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  19. MLB Trade Rumors: Recent Buzz Surrounding Justin Upton, Ian Desmond and More

    It's already been a wild last few days in the winter meetings, but the action isn't slowing down. Between huge free-agent signings like Jon Lester and trades for players such as ...

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  20. Ian Desmond Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz and Speculation Surrounding Nationals SS

    Coming off another great year, Washington Nationals shortstop Ian Desmond is apparently being discussed in trade talks during the winter meetings. Jim Bowden of ESPN...

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  21. College Football Playoff Championship 2015: Dates, Odds and Matchup Predictions

    In less than a month, the inaugural College Football Playoff will decide a true champion. With four teams now competing for the crown, each are deserving after winning conference titles in the final weekend...

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  22. Justin Morneau Trade Rumors: Latest Buzz, Speculation Surrounding Rockies Star

    Justin Morneau has been the subject of trade rumors as the Colorado Rockies explore dealing their star slugger. The Miami Marlins have been linked to a potential move. Thursday, Dec...

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  23. Iman Shumpert Injury: Updates on Knicks Star's Finger and Return

    New York Knicks shooting guard Iman Shumpert is dealing with a finger injury in the aftermath of the Knicks' 109-95 loss to the San Antonio Spurs...

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  24. NFL Playoff Picture 2014: Current Outlook and Postseason Matchup Predictions

    Heading into Week 15 of the NFL season, eight teams have already been eliminated from the playoffs. That leaves 24 franchises vying for just 12 spots with none of the seeds secured at this point...

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  25. Antonio Bastardo to Pirates: Latest Trade Details, Comments and Reaction

    On the heels of another solid season for the Philadelphia Phillies , relief pitcher Antonio Bastardo has been moved to the Pittsburgh Pirates . In return, the Phillies acquired J oely Rodriguez, a minor league arm...

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