Month: December 2018

7:07 PM ET Michael C. Wright SAN ANTONIO — With the schedule intensifying, Spurs forward Rudy Gay will not play Monday and could miss additional time due to a sprained left wrist, coach Gregg Popovich said. Popovich said Gay, who was injured in Saturday’s win over the LA Clippers, would not play Monday against the
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4:00 PM ET Duke quarterback Daniel Jones declared for the NFL draft on Monday. Jones, a three-year starter for the Blue Devils who arrived at the school as a walk-on, is Mel Kiper’s No. 3 ranked quarterback and the No. 25 prospect overall on his latest 2019 Big Board. And those listings were made before
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7:43 AM ET As the calendar turns to 2019, rumors of a Corey Kluber trade continue. A series of money-saving moves saw Yan Gomes, Yonder Alonso, Yandy Diaz, and Edwin Encarnacion traded from a division winner with Carlos Santana and Jake Bauers the principal returns. Cleveland looks to have a sizable advantage in its division
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2:35 PM GMT Springboks scrum-half Faf de Klerk has extended his contact with Sale Sharks until 2023, the Premiership side announced Monday. De Klerk, who was named on a five-man shortlist for World Rugby’s player of the year for 2018, made 25 appearances for Sale in his debut season following his move from Super Rugby’s
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3:25 PM ET Floyd Mayweather’s KO victory in Round 1 over kickboxing sensation Tenshin Nasukawa in a boxing exhibition on New Year’s Eve in Saitama, Japan, was as easy as it was effective. Mayweather dropped Nasukawa multiple times in the first of a scheduled three rounds to earn $9 million, according to the “Pretty Boy.”
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1:23 PM ET ASHBURN, Va., — Washington Redskins corner Josh Norman remains confident in his standing as a top corner in the NFL; he’s also adamant about when his career will end. All it would take is a Super Bowl triumph. “When that happens, you can kiss my a– goodbye. I’m out,” Norman said. “I’ve
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11:38 AM ET All along Floyd Mayweather insisted his three-round welterweight boxing exhibition fight with Japanese kickboxing star Tenshin Nasukawa was supposed to be “all about entertainment.” Mayweather preached that line throughout the unusual build up to the bout that was first on with no rules announced, then off when Mayweather suddenly backed out and
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11:03 AM ET Greg WyshynskiESPN SOUTH BEND, IN — The Chicago Blackhawks and Boston Bruins will have to wait until New Year’s Day to take it outside at the University of Notre Dame. Steady rain in South Bend forced the teams to move their practices indoors and off the puddle-covered rink at Notre Dame Stadium
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