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Jan 20

Patriots’ Brady won’t discuss hand injury

(Reuters) – New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady declined to discuss his injured hand on Friday or say if it would keep him from playing in Sunday’s AFC Championship game where a Super Bowl berth is on the line. The five-times Super Bowl champion, who injured his right throwing hand during

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Jan 18

Beijing Games could help end NHL/IOC standoff

In sporting terms this had been an arranged marriage and after five consecutive Winter Games together the NHL, feeling unappreciated and taken advantage of, told the IOC their players would not compete in Pyeongchang. During protracted negotiations to get the world’s best ice hockey players to the

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Jan 17

Verizon renews NBA deal as it seeks to be go-to screen for sports

(Reuters) – Verizon Communications has renewed its deal with the National Basketball Association for two years, allowing users to live-stream games on its Yahoo platform and mobile devices and access out-of market live games. Verizon will partner with …

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Jan 15

Patriots must beat Jaguars for Super Bowl return

(Reuters) – There is a new challenger standing in the way of the New England Patriots’ path to another Super Bowl. The Jacksonville Jaguars beat the Patriot’s traditional rivals Pittsburgh 45-42 on Sunday to set up a meeting with New England in Massachusetts for the American Football Conference

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Jan 12

Olympics: Canada sends out NHL castaways to chase gold hat-trick

(Reuters) – Canada unveiled a mostly unknown collection of National Hockey League castaways on Thursday as the men’s national team that will try to bring home a third consecutive Olympic gold medal from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. Certainly there were no Sidney Crosbys or Martin Brodeurs among

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Jan 12

Olympics: Canada sends out NHL castaways to chase gold hat-trick

(Reuters) – Canada unveiled a mostly unknown collection of National Hockey League castaways on Thursday as the men’s national team that will try to bring home a third consecutive Olympic gold medal from the Pyeongchang Winter Games. Certainly there were no Sidney Crosbys or Martin Brodeurs among

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Jan 11

No NHL players? No problem, says Sweden great Forsberg

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – There may be no National Hockey League (NHL) players on show in Pyeongchang but two-time Olympic ice hockey gold medalist Peter Forsberg still expects a great Olympic ice hockey tournament. And if anyone knows about making the most of the NHL’s absence from the Games, it is

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Jan 11

No NHL players? No problem, says Sweden great Forsberg

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) – There may be no National Hockey League (NHL) players on show in Pyeongchang but two-time Olympic ice hockey gold medalist Peter Forsberg still expects a great Olympic ice hockey tournament. And if anyone knows about making the most of the NHL’s absence from the Games, it is

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Jan 10

Celtics, 76ers out to put on a show for London NBA fans

LONDON (Reuters) – The Boston Celtics and Philadelphia 76ers are set to meet in a London showdown on Thursday evening in a clash of two of the NBA’s in-form teams. Fans have flooded into the British capital from across Europe, excited at the prospect of the bright young sides going head to head.

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Jan 10

Focused Patriots ‘ignore the noise’ ahead of Titans clash

(Reuters) – The New England Patriots are no stranger to controversy and on Tuesday the players said they would not let a reports of internal turmoil within the organization distract them from their quest to repeat as Super Bowl champions. A report last…

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Jan 09

Possible violation of NFL concussion protocol to be probed

(Reuters) – A possible concussion to Carolina Panthers quarterback Cam Newton during a playoff game on Sunday as put the National Football League’s injury protocol back in the spotlight. During the final quarter of Carolina’s 31-26 Wild Card game loss to the New Orleans Saints Newton was sacked

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Jan 09

Pink to sing national anthem at Super Bowl LII

(Reuters) – Pink will get the Super Bowl party started by singing the national anthem before the championship game in Minneapolis on Feb. 4, the NFL said on Monday. The performance will mark the Grammy award-winning singer’s first appearance on the Super Bowl stage, which has been graced by artists

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Jan 08

Patriots open title defense against Titans

(Reuters) – The New England Patriots begin their quest for a third Super Bowl title in four seasons on Saturday when they meet the Tennessee Titans in the NFL playoffs. Champions in the 2014 and 2016 seasons, the Patriots (13-3) are aiming for a sixth …

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Jan 08

Patriots open title defense against Titans

(Reuters) – The New England Patriots begin their quest for a third Super Bowl title in four seasons on Saturday when they meet the Tennessee Titans in the NFL playoffs. Champions in the 2014 and 2016 seasons, the Patriots (13-3) are aiming for a sixth …

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Jan 07

Gruden returns as Raiders’ head coach

(Reuters) – Jon Gruden will return as the Oakland Raiders’ head coach, bringing the longtime broadcaster out of the booth and back onto the sidelines. The announcement was made about an hour after Gruden had finished working as an analyst at the NFL wild-card game between Tennessee and Kansas City

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Jan 05

Baseball: LA Angels star Ohtani trains in Japan

KAMAGAYA, Japan (Reuters) – Japanese fans braved the winter cold on Friday to catch a glimpse of Los Angeles Angels star Shohei Ohtani in training for the upcoming American baseball season. The Angels won a heated race late last year to sign the 23-yea…

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