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Oct 18

Eli Apple a no-show at Wednesday’s Giants practice, but McAdoo says it was for ‘personal reason’

Giants corner Eli Apple was not at practice on Wednesday and not listed on the initial injury report. But coach Ben McAdoo clarified Apple had been excused for a “personal reason,” which McAdoo “knew about it ahead of time,” and that he expects Apple back with the team on Thursday. Apple’s absence

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Oct 18

Eli Apple a no-show at Wednesday’s Giants practice, but McAdoo says it was for ‘personal reason’

Giants corner Eli Apple was not at practice on Wednesday and not listed on the initial injury report. But coach Ben McAdoo clarified Apple had been excused for a “personal reason,” which McAdoo “knew about it ahead of time,” and that he expects Apple back with the team on Thursday. Apple’s absence

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Oct 18

Astros bullpen looking to adjust in Game 5 after collapse vs. Yankees

Ken Giles was not going to give in to the crowd or the pressure of the moment. The Astros closer isn’t going to second guess himself, maybe just looking to adjust a little. The 2-2 slider he threw to Aaron Judge in the eighth inning of Tuesday night’s game was a good pitch, he maintained even

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Oct 18

Colin Kaepernick lawyer confident they can prove NFL collusion against quarterback

Kaepernick’s attorney Mark Geragos on collusion grievance filing: “We have a high degree of confidence that this will be able to be proved” pic.twitter.com/BmrroYSTrh They might not have it yet, but Colin Kaepernick and his legal team are confident they will find their “smoking gun.” Lawyer

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Oct 18

Eli Apple a no-show at Wednesday’s Giants practice

Giants corner Eli Apple was not at practice on Wednesday and also wasn’t listed on the injury report. When the same situation arose with Dominique Rodgers-Cromartie last week, it turned out the veteran corner had walked out on the team and was suspended for their Week 6 win in Denver. Stay tuned.

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Oct 18

Yankees’ confidence soaring after latest comeback as Stadium rocks like ’90s glory days

When it was over and Team Comeback had pulled off its most death-defying feat yet in this thrill-ride of a postseason, you walked away thinking not so much about the clutch hits from Aaron Judge or Gary Sanchez, or even Chase Headley’s desperate crawl into second base. No, you walked away thinking

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Oct 18

Colin Kaepernick, who has remained relatively silent, needs to speak up on national anthem protest controversy

Colin Kaepernick is the one important voice that remains silent and it’s time he speaks up. He started the national anthem protests more than one year ago and all that has come out of his camp is his recent filing of a grievance charging the NFL with collusion for blocking him from signing with a

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Oct 18

Sanchez thrives at DH, Gray pitches well to Romine in Game 4

Joe Girardi elected to have Austin Romine catch Sonny Gray, with Gary Sanchez moving to DH. It all worked out perfectly Gray ultimately threw five-plus innings of two-run, one-hit ball. Romine had a 1.45 ERA in three starts catching Gray in the regular season, as opposed to Sanchez’s 4.63 ERA in

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Oct 18

Gordon Hayward suffers gruesome leg injury in Celtics debu

Gordon Hayward has broken his leg. #Celtics pic.twitter.com/LkDLT5iB7X WARNING: VIDEO IS GRAPHIC Gordon Hayward’s Celtics debut ended prematurely after Hayward appeared to break his leg after attempting an alley-oop just five minutes into the game. Hayward stayed on the court for several minutes

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Oct 17

Steve Tisch says Giants’ win takes pressure off Ben McAdoo

Giants co-owner Steve Tisch said the pressure was on Ben McAdoo with adversity swirling last week and he raved about how he handled it with the Giants on the verge of a major implosion. Instead, McAdoo gave up the play-calling, took a step back from th…

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Oct 17

Kristaps Porzingis on going head-to-head vs. Carmelo Anthony in Knicks season opener

In many ways, Kristaps Porzingis was studying to be a franchise player the last two seasons. On Thursday in the season opener, he’ll face his teacher. The expected matchup at power forward is Porzingis against OKC’s Carmelo Anthony, a battle of familiarity and a potential mismatch on both ends

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Oct 17

NBA rosters to feature foreign players from record 42 countries

The NBA has announced that 108 international players are listed on team rosters for Tuesday’s opening night of the 2017-2018 season, representing a record 42 different home countries. That mark breaks the previous record of 41 different nations and territories from last season. Each team has at least

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Oct 17

Sonny Gray can reestablish lost credibility with strong Game 4

Sonny Gray has had plenty of time, nearly two weeks now, to reflect on and regroup from his poor first postseason start as a Yankee. Gray will pitch Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston on Tuesday, his first appearance in 12 days and easily the most impo…

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Oct 17

Sonny Gray can reestablish lost credibility with strong Game 4 performance for Yankees

Sonny Gray has had plenty of time, nearly two weeks now, to reflect on and regroup from his poor first postseason start as a Yankee. Gray will pitch Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston on Tuesday, his first appearance in 12 days and easily the most impo…

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Oct 17

CC Sabathia stays hot as Yankees blow out Astros 8-1

All rise, the Yankees are back in the championship series. American League MVP candidate Aaron Judge shook off his playoff strikeout funk and drilled a two-out, three-run home run Monday night, and the 6-7 rookie right fielder made several spectacular …

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Oct 17

Aaron Judge shines with home run, two great plays in Game 3 win

The MVP chants started before Aaron Judge officially turned the Stadium into a Monday night party, before his three-run home run made it 8-0 Yankees in the fourth inning and let the Astros know they weren’t in Houston anymore. The big crowd was dying for a reason to chant for their guy, after Jose

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