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Kentucky head coach John Calipari yells in the first half of an NCAA college basketball game against Vanderbilt, Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
January 19, 2018 - 4:01 am
A look at the upcoming week around the Southeastern Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Florida at No. 18 Kentucky: Although Kentucky is the only Top 25 team in this matchup, Florida is the program currently atop the SEC standings. The Gators will try to maintain their SEC lead Saturday by winning for...
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Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner gestures during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pittsburgh , Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Jared Wickerham)
January 19, 2018 - 4:01 am
A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Georgia Tech at No. 15 North Carolina. The Yellow Jackets' visit to Chapel Hill marks the best game on a weekend lineup bereft of matchups of Top 25 teams. Georgia Tech (10-7, 3-1) stumbled through the...
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Georgia Tech head coach Josh Pastner gestures during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Pittsburgh , Saturday, Jan. 13, 2018, in Pittsburgh. (AP Photo/Jared Wickerham)
January 19, 2018 - 4:01 am
A look at the upcoming week around the Atlantic Coast Conference: GAME OF THE WEEKEND: Georgia Tech at No. 15 North Carolina. The Yellow Jackets' visit to Chapel Hill marks the best game on a weekend lineup bereft of matchups of Top 25 teams. Georgia Tech (10-7, 3-1) stumbled through the...
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France's Alize Cornet is attended to by a trainer and tournament staff after suffering from the heat during her third round match against Belgium's Elise Mertens at the Australian Open tennis championships in Melbourne, Australia, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018. (AP Photo/Andy Brownbill)
January 19, 2018 - 3:48 am
MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — French player Alize Cornet has called for the extreme heat policy at the Australian Open to be re-evaluated after she said she nearly fainted in the broiling temperatures during her third-round match Friday at Melbourne Park. The tournament's extreme heat policy calls...
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January 19, 2018 - 3:46 am
NBA-SCHEDULE Embiid leads Sixers UNDATED (AP) — The Philadelphia 76ers have handed the Boston Celtics their second consecutive loss since a seven-game winning streak. Joel Embiid (joh-EHL' ehm-BEED') celebrated his first NBA All-Star selection with 26 points and matched a career best with 16...
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January 19, 2018 - 2:50 am
PRO FOOTBALL FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots quarterback Tom Brady missed practice with a right hand injury a day after being limited by the same issue as New England prepared for its AFC championship game matchup with Jacksonville. Brady was present and wore a glove on the injured hand during...
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January 19, 2018 - 2:50 am
PRO FOOTBALL FOXBOROUGH, Mass. (AP) — Patriots quarterback Tom Brady missed practice with a right hand injury a day after being limited by the same issue as New England prepared for its AFC championship game matchup with Jacksonville. Brady was present and wore a glove on the injured hand during...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, Oklahoma's Trae Young (11) drives the ball past Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla. Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Duke’s Marvin Bagley III and Arizona’s Deandre Ayton lead the list of top performers in college basketball as the season crosses its midway point. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck, File)
January 19, 2018 - 2:40 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke's Marvin Bagley III and Arizona's Deandre Ayton have met every expectation as college freshmen with star potential. And Oklahoma's Trae Young has managed to top them both. Those rookies are among a standout group across college basketball as the season crosses its midway...
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FILE - In this Tuesday, Jan. 9, 2018 file photo, Oklahoma's Trae Young (11) drives the ball past Texas Tech's Jarrett Culver (23) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game in Norman, Okla. Oklahoma’s Trae Young, Duke’s Marvin Bagley III and Arizona’s Deandre Ayton lead the list of top performers in college basketball as the season crosses its midway point. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck, File)
January 19, 2018 - 2:40 am
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Duke's Marvin Bagley III and Arizona's Deandre Ayton have met every expectation as college freshmen with star potential. And Oklahoma's Trae Young has managed to top them both. Those rookies are among a standout group across college basketball as the season crosses its midway...
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Philadelphia 76ers forward Amir Johnson (5) attempts a shot in front of Toronto Raptors forward Pascal Siakam (43) during the third quarter of an NBA basketball game in Philadelphia, Monday, Jan. 15, 2018. The 76ers won 117-111. (AP Photo/Rich Schultz)
January 19, 2018 - 2:36 am
Semi Ojeleye, Cedi Osman and Royce O'Neale have never started in an NBA game. Cameron Payne last played in April. Matt Costello has scored two points in his NBA career. They're not stars. Yet somehow, someone in an NBA locker room apparently thought they should start in this year's All-Star Game...
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