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The best and worst NFL free-agent signings of 2017

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:55
The Vikings signed a backup quarterback in an under-the-radar deal last March. Now that QB has them one game from the Super Bowl. Here are the deals that exceeded, met or fell short of expectations -- good and bad.
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How rookies ranked in 'Madden NFL 18': Kamara, Saints lead the way

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:30
Alvin Kamara surpassed expectations, substantially elevating his rating to finish among the top of his class. Here are the top 10 rookies in the game.
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It's clear now: The fans forgive Maria Sharapova

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:23
Nearly two years after Sharapova was suspended from the tour, she has been welcomed back to her sport -- a luxury not enjoyed by many other athletes.
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Sources: Growing discontent among Cavs

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 05:13
Multiple Cavaliers players acknowledged growing discontent and a strong sense of concern that unlike past seasons, this year's team does not have enough to fix its problems.
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Formula 1: Sergey Sirotkin named as Williams driver

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:19
Russian Sergey Sirotkin joins Williams to fill the final place on the 2018 Formula 1 grid.
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Theo Walcott: Everton close to agreeing deal for Arsenal forward

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:13
Everton are close to agreeing a deal with Arsenal to sign forward Theo Walcott in a permanent transfer worth in excess of £20m.
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Wales call up uncapped James Davies and Adams

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 04:01
Wales have named uncapped flanker James Davies and wing Josh Adams in their squad for the Six Nations.
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Australian Open 2018: Heather Watson beaten by Yulia Putintseva in round one

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:58
Heather Watson's Australian Open campaign ends with a disappointing first-round defeat by world number 54 Yulia Putintseva of Kazakhstan.
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Six Nations: Scotland returns for Greig Laidlaw & Scott Lawson

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:54
Experienced scrum-half Greig Laidlaw returns to a 40-man Scotland squad including four uncapped players for the Six Nations.
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Match abandoned after cracks appear in stand

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:44
A Portuguese League match between Estoril and Porto is abandoned and fans evacuated after cracks appear in a stand.
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'I am not sure it will go that well' - Federer after first-round win

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 03:19
Defending champion Roger Federer outclasses Aljaz Bedene to reach the Australian Open second round.
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Chinese Super League spell was a holiday - Tevez

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:25
Argentina striker Carlos Tevez describes his disappointing time in the Chinese Super League as a "vacation".
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D'Antoni accuses Griffin of intentional contact

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 01:17
Rockets coach Mike D'Antoni said Clippers forward Blake Griffin intentionally made contact with him Monday night before a heated confrontation that led to double technical fouls with 3½ minutes to play.
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Jamaica's women at Olympics 30 years after Cool Runnings men

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 00:55
Jamaica sends a women's bobsleigh team to the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, 30 years after the men's team made history.
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Six-time champion Djokovic wins on return after six months out

BBC Sports - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 00:54
Novak Djokovic returns to action for the first time since Wimbledon with a one-sided win over Donald Young at the Australian Open.
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LIVE: Wozniacki looking to continue strong form

ESPN Latest Sport News - Tue, 01/16/2018 - 00:35
Who saw this one coming? Down 5-1 in the final set, Caroline Wozniacki stormed back to beat Jana Fett 3-6, 6-2, 7-5 to reach the third round of the Australian Open. On the men's side, 18-year-old sensation Denis Shapovalov and Jo-Wilfried Tsonga are duking it out in the fifth set.
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Sources: Rockets push into Clips' locker room

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:50
Houston's James Harden, Trevor Ariza and Gerald Green pushed into the LA Clippers' locker room Monday night looking to confront Austin Rivers after the Rockets' 113-102 loss, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski.
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CP3 draws mixed reception in return to L.A.

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:29
The boos for Chris Paul weren't the reason it was a disappointing return to L.A. for the former Clippers star, with his Rockets falling 113-102 at Staples Center on Monday night.
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Kansas, Duke show why it's hard to beat the king

ESPN Latest Sport News - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:25
Kansas and Duke might not be in Final Four form, but Monday's comeback victories showed that they are significant factors in their conference races.
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Larry Nance Jr's 'alley-oop' for LA Lakers in NBA best plays

BBC Sports - Mon, 01/15/2018 - 23:16
Watch the top 10 plays from this week's NBA, including a brilliant 'alley-oop' from Larry Nance Jr, as LA Lakers beat San Antonio Spurs 93-81.
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