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Nets Kevin Durant not concerned about recent increase in minutes: 'I like being on the court'

Through 23 games this season, Durant ranks among the league leaders for minutes averaged. In fact, the former league MVP is averaging over 40 minutes in the Nets' last five games but he doesn't seem too concerned.


Tennis-Serena out of Australian Open, Djokovic on entry list

SYDNEY (Reuters) -World number one Novak Djokovic was named on the official entry list for next year's Australian Open on Wednesday but 23-times Grand Slam singles champion Serena Williams will not play on the advice of her medical team. Djokovic has declined to disclose his vaccination status despite all players, officials, staff and fans at the J...


San Antonio neighborhood Prescott Oaks is a Cowboys fan’s dream

There is a neighborhood in San Antonio, Texas that is named after Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott. The Dallas Cowboys fanbase is a massive one that spans across the globe. But for those fanatics looking for a new place of residence, they should probably check out this neighborhood in Texa...


2022 NASCAR Cup Series Silly Season tracker

Driver movement is coming fast and furious over the course of the 2021 season, providing a preview of the 2022 landscape that so far includes an Xfinity Series powerhouse wading into the Cup Series full time, a team in its first season purchasing a longtime organization, a championship crew chief stepping down from atop the […]


Free-agent DE Aldon Smith arrested on 'felony charge of DUI causing injury'

According to a report from TMZ.com, Aldon Smith was arrested on Monday and booked on a "felony charge of DUI causing injury."


Hasan, Afridi push Bangladesh to brink after Sajid heroics

Hasan Ali and Shaheen Afridi claimed two wickets each after Pakistan enforced the follow-on in search of victory on the final day of the second Test against Bangladesh in Dhaka on Wednesday. Shakib Al Hasan was the last man dismissed when he holed out a catch to Azhar Ali at short cover off Sajid after making 33 runs, the highest in Bangladesh innings.


MLB Rule 5 Draft expected to take place after lockout

For those unfamiliar with it, the big-league Rule 5 draft is an acquisition process designed to give opportunities to players who might be buried on the depth chart in their current organizations.


Consider the fans! Why MLB could and should make rule changes a major part of CBA talks

In an effort to engender care and consideration for Major League Baseball’s labor strife-ridden offseason, I often shorthand that the collective bargaining agreement is “everything” — and that these negotiations will shape the future of the sport, providing a much-needed opportunity to evolve the game. If recent history has taught us anything, it’s that the economic scaffolding laid out in the CBA overwhelmingly shapes team behavior (even when...


Hayden Hurst designated to return from injured reserve for Falcons

Tight end Hayden Hurst has missed the last three games for the Atlanta Falcons after injuring his ankle late in the team’s 43-3 loss to the Dallas Cowboys. Hurst was rolled up on from behind on a run from Wayne Gallman on the first play of Atlanta’s final possession. The Falcons placed him on injured [more]


College football world reacts to Jason Garrett report

Jason Garrett has had a long and “interesting” career as a coach in the NFL, but he’s never coached college football. Perhaps that could change based on a recent report. The longtime Dallas Cowboys head coach and recently fired New York Giants offensive coordinator is “on the radar” for the Duke Blue Devils job, according Read more... The post College football world reacts to Jason Garrett report appeared first on The Comeback.


NBA photo of the day: Best of the 2021-22 season

Take a look through all the best shots of the 2021-22 NBA season from around the USA TODAY Network.


Loser mentality will come back to haunt Bills following Patriots game

The Bills' season seems to be slipping away.


Villanova vs. Syracuse Basketball Highlights (2021-22)

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McGinest, Hall: Key factors to watch in Cowboys-Washington Week 14 matchup

NFL Network's Willie McGinest and DeAngelo Hall explain the key factors to watch in Dallas Cowboys-Washington Football Team Week 14 matchup.


NFL power rankings: Who's on top after Week 13?

MORE: 4-Down Territory: Discussing the NFL's most important topics Mac Jones completes 2 passes, Patriots win anyway Oregon EDGE Kayvon Thibodeaux to declare for 2022 NFL draft 2021 Heisman Trophy finalists announced The lone lion: Why Micah Parsons is the NFL's best defensive player


Trent Williams: 49ers are playing football that can 'kind of shock some people'

San Francisco 49ers tackle Trent Williams sits down with Total Access to discuss how the 49ers are playing football that can 'kind of shock some people'.


2021 ACC Football Top 5 Plays Of The Championship Game

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Predators' Juuse Saros, Matt Benning, Mattias Ekholm out vs. Red Wings

Saros and Ekholm are both out with non-COVID-related illness, a growing trend across the NHL as cold and flu season hits. Benning is listed as day-to-day with an upper-body injury.


Lakers vs. Celtics prediction, odds, line, spread: 2021 NBA picks, Dec. 7 best bets from model on 121-78 roll

SportsLine's model just revealed its NBA picks today for Boston Celtics vs. Los Angeles Lakers


Saints waive WR Kenny Stills after drop in Cowboys loss

Stills appeared in 10 contests during his second stint with the organization this fall and recorded only five catches for 64 yards and one touchdown across those outings.


Charles Barkley to Anthony Davis: 'You got to play better'

Charles Barkley pointed the finger at Anthony Davis for the Lakers’ struggles.


Antonio 'Bigfoot' Silva vs. Tyrone Spong set to headline Eagle FC 44 in Miami

has his next fight. A former UFC heavyweight title challenger, "Bigfoot" Silva (19-13) will return to action on Jan. 28 at Eagle FC 44 in Miami, opposite notable kickboxer and undefeated MMA fighter (2-0). The bout will headline the event. MMA Junkie…


Luka Doncic says he relaxed 'maybe too much' after reportedly showing up to camp at 260 pounds

If there's been a recurring issue in Luka Doncic's already decorated NBA career, it is concerns about his conditioning. The Dallas Mavericks star's weight and stamina came up frequently during Tuesday's game against the Brooklyn Nets, with TNT broadcaster Reggie Miller describing his movement as "plodding" and saying it was probably the heaviest he's ever seen the 22-year-old on the court. Doncic addressed those concerns after the game, a 102-99...


Clint Frazier Says He's Happy He's Not a Yankee Anymore

Clint Frazier said he was glad he wasn't on the Yankees anymore.


Joel Embiid ‘not even close’ to full recovery following bout with COVID-19

Philadelphia 76ers superstar Joel Embiid played outstanding in Monday night’s 127-124 overtime win over the Charlotte Hornets, and the dominant performance came with him not feeling at full health.


Maple Leafs' Spezza Suspended Six Games for Kneeing Jets' Pionk

The NHL's Department of Player Safety handed Maple Leafs forward Jason Spezza a six-game suspension for kneeing Jets defenseman Neal Pionk.


NHL photo of the day: Best of the 2021-22 season

Take a look through the best action from around the NHL with one great photo from each day of the 2021-22 season.


MLB.com reporters reportedly instructed not to cover current players on social media, MLB Network shifts to archival content

Remember a week ago, when MLB free agency was at a fever pitch, despite the impending lockout? Yeah, good times. That lockout came on Thursday at midnight, and baseball has shockingly fallen out of the spotlight. When the lockout was announced, MLB.com was stripped of player photos and news, pivoting to evergreen content and generic Read more... The post MLB.com reporters reportedly instructed not to cover current players on social media, MLB...


Ricky Carmichael’s 2022 Daytona Supercross Course Revealed

Eli Tomac will attempt to claim sole possession of the Daytona Supercross win record in March, but will have to master a track by Ricky Carmichael first.


Chelsea vs. Juventus: Date, kick-off time, stream info and how to watch the UEFA Women’s Champions League group stage clash

Juventus visit Chelsea on Wednesday as they look to reel in the Group A leaders.


Elijah Harkless Gets the Steal and the Jam

Oklahoma G Elijah Harkless stole the ball and hammered home the dunk on the other end against Butler.


Scotty Pippen Jr., Son Of Scottie Pippen, Hits Game-Tying Shot As Time Expires

Basketball legend Scottie Pippen produced plenty of memorable moments on the court through his 17-year NBA career. Now his son, Scotty Pippen Jr., is creating some basketball memories of his own. Down three with just 2.7 seconds remaining on the clock, the Vanderbilt guard received an inbounds pass in the deep corner. Letting it fly […] The post Scotty Pippen Jr., Son Of Scottie Pippen, Hits Game-Tying Shot As Time Expires appeared first on The...


LeBron James calls win over Celtics 'one of the best 48 minute games' for Lakers

At the final buzzer of the reverse leg between the Lakers and Celtics, the Los Angeles franchise not only avenged their defeat in Boston but also delivered a similarly dominant performance which helped them cruise to a comfortable 117-102 victory.


Former Saints DL Glenn Foster dies in police custody in Alabama

Glenn Foster, who played in 17 games for the New Orleans Saints between 2013-14, died this week while in police custody in Alabama. Foster, had been arrested early Saturday and the County Coroner said he died Monday.


Sources: Fresno State finalizing deal to bring back Jeff Tedford as head coach

Jeff Tedford looks set to coach Fresno State again. According to Yahoo Sports' Pete Thamel, Fresno State is finalizing a deal with Tedford to return as the team's head coach. Tedford's second stint at Fresno State would come after Kalen DeBoer left for Washington after two seasons at the school.


Ducks' Trevor Zegras tosses alley-oop pass over the net for one of the best goals of the NHL season

You've never seen a goal like the one Trevor Zegras just helped make happen. During the second period of the Anaheim Ducks matchup against the Buffalo Sabres on Tuesday, Sonny Milano broke the ice for the visitors in a big way. With the puck on Zegras' stick behind the…


The Brooklyn Nets are playing championship-level defense

The Nets held the Mavericks to just 13 points in the fourth quarter of Tuesday night's win, as they came back from a 17-point deficit to win 102-99 on the road.


Australia swimmer Groves says she was molested as a teenager

An Australian swimmer who pulled out of the Tokyo Olympics to protest "misogynistic perverts" said Wednesday she was molested from the age of 13 by someone still working in the sport. Butterfly specialist Madeline Groves, who won two silver medals at the 2016 Rio Olympics, said in an interview with broadcaster ABC that she was sexually abused by a swimming official as a teenager. She said she was speaking up after learning of an unrelated ABC...


Barça squad named for Bayern

Xavi has called up 23 players for the big one


Tuesday's Scores

BOYS PREP BASKETBALL= Anniston 80, White Plains 45 Arab 58, Fort Payne 54 Ashford 53, Providence Christian 52 Austin 69, Muscle Shoals 60 Autaugaville 63, Catholic-Montgomery 43 Bayside Academy 56, Orange Beach 44 Berry 47, Hackleburg 44 Bob Jones 34, Mae Jemison 31 Brantley 72, Goshen 20 Brewbaker Tech 53, Sidney Lanier 48 Calera 49, Montevallo 46 Central-Phenix City 71, Shaw, Ga. 57 Clay-Chalkville 67, Oneonta 53 Colbert County 69, Colbert...


Blackhawks' Jujhar Khaira knocked out after vicious blindside hit from Rangers' Jacob Trouba

Khaira, 27, left the United Center ice via stretcher after lying motionless for several moments


NHL roundup: Isles end 11-game skid with win over Senators

Anders Lee scored twice Tuesday night for the visiting New York Islanders, who snapped an 11-game losing streak and earned their first win in more than a month by beating the Ottawa Senators 5-3. The Islanders had gone 0-8-3 dating back to Nov. 7, a span in which they were ravaged by injuries and a COVID-19 outbreak. The losing streak was the longe...


Rumour Mongering: Liverpool Lead Race for Bellingham

Be prepared for a lot of such stories until Bellingham leaves Dortmund.


Shaquill Griffin expected back this week for Jaguars from concussion

Jacksonville Jaguars cornerback Shaquill Griffin is expected to be able to return to action this week against the Tennessee Titans. Jaguars head coach Urban Meyer said on his radio show on 1010XL that he anticipated Griffin would be able to return this week after missing the last two games due to a concussion. “[Griffin] should [more]


NFL Power Rankings entering Week 14

NFL Power Rankings entering Week 14


As year's final OWGR nears, these 10 players are projected to earn Masters invites

Ten players are expected to qualify for the 2022 Masters when the final Official World Golf Ranking of the year is released in a few weeks.


QBE Shootout: In-depth preview including betting odds, picks for the week, and more

Let's play some team golf. The QBE Shootout is the last PGA Tour tournament on the schedule for the remainder of 2021, so we won't see the guys again until Hawaii. Last season, Matt Kuchar and Harris English broke their own scoring record


Andre Iguodala on ‘weaknesses’ in Warriors and Heat cultures

Andre Iguodala is one of the most important players of his generation. After starting out his career as a high-flying primary scorer, he evolved later on to become a meaningful contributor to the Golden State Warriors’ championship teams.


Best memes from J-Lo, Ben Affleck sitting courtside at Lakers-Celtics

There were memes aplenty after the internet saw Ben Affleck and Jennifer Lopez sitting courtside for Tuesday's Los Angeles Lakers-Boston Celtics game. Whenever the Lakers play in Los Angeles, you are bound to see plenty of celebrities sitting courtside for the game. Sure enough that was exac...


New York Knicks vs. San Antonio Spurs: Play-by-play, highlights and reactions

The New York Knicks (11-12) play against the San Antonio Spurs (14-14) at AT&T Center Game Time: 8:30 PM EST on Tuesday December 7, 2021 New York Knicks 0, San