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Nov 23

Redskins’ Josh Norman takes out full-page ad in hometown paper to help churches

Redskins cornerback Josh Norman comes from humble beginnings and now wants to use his success to help churches in his hometown of Greenwood, S.C. Norman took out a full-page ad in Greenwood’s Index-Journal asking every church in the town to send him a letter stating the “concerns of the church and

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Nov 23

Cowboys LT Tyron Smith is ‘a freaking test-tube baby,’ says Chargers’ Joey Bosa

The Cowboys have desperately missed left tackle Tyron Smith during their two-game skid. He’ll be back Thursday, and Chargers defensive end Joey Bosa can’t wait to go against him. “Just look at the man. He’s like a cartoon character, a freaking test-tube baby,” Bosa said of the All-Pro

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Nov 23

Joel Embiid trolls Jalen Rose with smooth reference to Kobe Bryant’s 81-point game

If you thought it was nice when Joel Embiid said his conditioning level was at 69 percent, wait until you hear the dagger he jabbed into Jalen Rose on ESPN. When asked where his conditioning level was Wednesday, Embiid said, “I think I’m at, uh, 81 percent. Shoutout Jalen Rose.” Embiid: “I’m

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Nov 23

Joel Embiid trolls Jalen Rose with smooth reference to Kobe Bryant’s 81-point game

If you thought it was nice when Joel Embiid said his conditioning level was at 69 percent, wait until you hear the dagger he jabbed into Jalen Rose on ESPN. When asked where his conditioning level was Wednesday, Embiid said, “I think I’m at, uh, 81 percent. Shoutout Jalen Rose.” Embiid: “I’m

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Nov 23

The 15 greatest NFL Thanksgiving game performances

It seems like every Thanksgiving, America is forced to digest butt fumbles, bad coin tosses and bonehead blocked field-goal recoveries, not to mention Lions games. But over the decades, plenty of players have achieved brilliance instead of infamy. Here…

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Nov 23

Kevin Durant: Heated exchange with Russell Westbrook is ‘just ball’

The Thunder walked away with a 108-91 win over the Warriors Wednesday night, but it wasn’t before Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant went head-to-head in a heated scuffle during the third quarter.  Tensions were certainly high between the two, but according to Durant, their interaction was not a

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Nov 23

Kevin Durant: Heated exchange with Russell Westbrook is ‘just ball’

The Thunder walked away with a 108-91 win over the Warriors Wednesday night, but it wasn’t before Russell Westbrook and Kevin Durant went head-to-head in a heated scuffle during the third quarter.  Tensions were certainly high between the two, but according to Durant, their interaction was not a

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Nov 23

Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook come face-to-face in heated argument

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were again involved in a heated exchange during the third quarter of Durant’s return to Oklahoma City as a Warrior Wednesday night. With just under seven minutes to play in the third quarter and Golden State trailing 73-56, Durant dribbled up court and attempted

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Nov 23

Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook come face-to-face in heated argument

Kevin Durant and Russell Westbrook were again involved in a heated exchange during the third quarter of Durant’s return to Oklahoma City as a Warrior Wednesday night. With just under seven minutes to play in the third quarter and Golden State trailing 73-56, Durant dribbled up court and attempted

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Nov 23

Chiefs ‘ready to get back on track’ against Bills

The Chiefs were the last NFL team to lose this season, running off five straight victories to begin the year. They have since dropped four of five, including two straight, but hope to right the ship Sunday against the visiting Bills.  "This team i…

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Nov 23

Warriors vs. Thunder: Score, results, updates as Kevin Durant, Russell Westbrook square off

In his return to Oklahoma City for the first time as a member of the Warriors last season, Kevin Durant heard all of the boos and saw all of the cupcake signs, but Golden State cruised to a 130-114 victory over the Thunder. Ahead of Wednesday night’s game, OKC fans can’t worry all that much about

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Nov 23

Watch: LeBron James bricks highlight-reel dunk

What do you know? LeBron James isn’t perfect.  He proved that with one fast break in the first quarter of the Cavaliers’ matchup with the Nets Wednesday. James did a great job defensively to break up a pass from Spencer Dinwiddie that was intended for Jarrett Allen, but he had some trouble from

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Nov 22

NFL Thanksgiving games 2017: Schedule, predictions, picks against spread

The NFL Thanksgiving game schedule in 2017 is arguably the highlight the entire slate of Week 12 contests (with the exception of a big NFC tilt Sunday). Lions vs. Vikings (12:30 p.m. ET on FOX), Cowboys vs. Chargers (4:30 p.m. ET on CBS) and Redskins v…

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Nov 22

NBA Draft 2018: Michael Porter Jr. faces uncertain future after likely season-ending injury

If you think about it, Michael Porter Jr. finished his college career averaging a point a minute. Doug McDermott was the No. 5 scorer in Division I history, with 3,1530 points. He didn’t come close to a point a minute. Lionel Simmons was No. 3, with 3,217 points. He didn’t come as close to a

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Nov 22

Braves’ extreme punishment shows Rob Manfred is serious about cleaning up baseball

When I was a kid, our neighborhood in the suburbs backed up to a creek.  I loved exploring that creek, which was always more than a trickle but never more than 7 or 8 feet wide. My friends and I would catch crawdads, dig up worms and pretend to shoot at birds with our slingshots (it’s not a coincidence

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Nov 22

Week 12 NFL picks against spread: Saints romp Rams; Steelers rout Packers

Week 12 in the NFL goes back to being a full 16-game schedule with no teams on bye. It starts with a feast of Thanksgiving contests that figure to be close. It ends Sunday and Monday with several lopsided matchups on paper. There are big point spreads …

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