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Chris Paul Breaks Corey Brewer's Ankles and Hits Jumper

Link to Media<p>Los Angeles Clippers point guard Chris Paul's crossover is one of the most dangerous in the game, and Corey Brewer felt the wrath of it during the Clippers' 109-107 victory over the Minnesota Timberwolves Monday night. Blake Griffin's foot played a minor role in Brewer's spill.<p>The …

Basketball

Tiger Woods' Niece Cheyenne Recreates His Famous Trick Shot Video

Tiger Woods' 23-year-old niece Cheyenne Woods has played three LPGA events this year and is yet to collect any money, but she can definitely pull off some impressive trick shots like her uncle.<p>Cheyenne is the daughter of Tiger's older brother, Earl Woods Jr.<p>In case you've forgotten, here's Tiger's …

Golf

Xavier Henry with the THUNDERDUNK

No. 2 is No. 1 as Spartans beat Kentucky 78-74

CHICAGO (AP) — Experience trumps talent.<p>At least at this point in the year.<p>Branden Dawson tipped in a miss with less than six seconds left, and No. 2 Michigan State hung on for a 78-74 victory over top-ranked Kentucky and its latest cast of young phenoms in the first game of the Champions Classic …

Heat vs. Bucks recap: Miami pummels Milwaukee behind LeBron James, 118-95

James scored 33 and a familiar face made an impact for the Heat.<p>LeBron James exploded in the second half and the Miami Heat blew out the Milwaukee Bucks Tuesday night, 118-95. James had 33 points on 13-of-21 shooting in just 30 minutes, and Michael Beasley scored 19 points in by far his best game …

Manny Pacquiao dedicates next fight to Typhoon Haiyan victims

Manny Pacquiao believes the best way to bring inspiration and hope to the victims of the devastating Typhoon Haiyan in his native Philippines is to win his comeback fight against Brandon Rios.<p>To do that, he has to limit the distractions before the 24 November fight in Macau. So that rules out a …

Wiggins' surge helps No. 5 Kansas edge No. 4 Duke

CHICAGO (AP) — Andrew Wiggins soared toward the hoop as Jabari Parker made one last attempt to stop his fellow freshman star.<p>No such luck. Kansas' silky smooth newcomer owned the end of Parker's impressive homecoming.<p>Wiggins scored 16 of his 22 points in the second half, outplaying Parker down the …

High School Basketball

Andrew Wiggins and the first of many monster dunks

Get used to seeing these things on the SportsCenter highlight reel all year.<p>The star power of Andrew Wiggins rose above the stratosphere before he even played one game of college basketball. Luckily, as the above video shows, his hype was more than worth the wait.<p>In an exhibition game against Fort …

The Week in Golf Instagrams

The Black Knight turns 78, the Ben Crane family goes all out on Halloween and Lindsey Vonn bikes in Central Park

Mike Rice Speaks Out 7 Months After Rutgers Firing for Abusing Players

Former Rutgers head basketball coach Mike Rice was the talk of college basketball for all the wrong reasons seven months ago when he was fired after a video showed him physically and mentally abusing his players during practice. Rice has kept a low profile since then, but he has finally come …

College Football

Oregon Ducks guard Dominic Artis and forward Ben Carter suspended indefinitely

The two players were caught selling team-issued apparel.<p>The Oregon Ducks took a huge hit right before the start of the season after the NCAA announced Dominic Artis and Ben Carter are suspended indefinitely for a violating rules.<p>The school self-reported the violations after they found out that …

M.I.A. Says Super Bowl Middle Finger Was In Spiritual Devotion To Hindu Goddess

The infamous middle finger than M.I.A. flashed during the 2012 Super Bowl halftime show was a result of the singer's Hindu spiritual enlightenment.<p>In a recent interview with NPR, the rapper explained that Matangi -- also the name of her new album, which debuted Tuesday -- is a Hindu goddess whose …

Report: Jay Z Is Being Investigated By MLB's Player Association For Buying Robinson Cano A $33,900 Watch

According to ESPN, Cano received a limited-edition Shawn Carter Classic Fusion watch by Hublot for his 31st birthday on October 22nd.<p>Jay Z might have violated a MLBPA rule in the process. According to Section 5(B)(5)(a):<p>"No Player Agent or Applicant shall provide, cause to be provided or promise to …

Derrick Rose Told by NBA to Stop Wearing Kinesiotape on His Neck During Games

<b>UPDATE at 4:45 pm EST by Adam Fromal</b><p>It appears as though the NBA has relented.<p>CBS' Ken Berger has the scoop:<p>And, just so there's absolutely no doubt going forward, K.C. Johnson of the <i>Chicago Tribune</i> has confirmed the story:<p>Still no word on whether this will help Rose shoot the ball more effectively …

NBA

Champions League: Round 1 in Pictures

7 Reasons Why Girls Who Love Hip Hop Are Superior Girlfriends

We can all be nice and say that every guy has his type. And some of you may be right. But let’s face it. When it comes to girlfriends, there’s …

VH1 to trace 'the hip-hopification of America'

VH1 will look at hip-hop's influence on culture with a four-part documentary, the network announced Wednesday.<p>Based on Steve Stoute's best-selling book, "The Tanning of America: How Hip-Hop Created a Culture That Rewrote the Rules of the New Economy," VH1's documentary will provide a visual history …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Nas introduces his hip-hop fellowship at Harvard University

Rapper agreed to lend his name to scholarship project 'in a nanosecond'<p>Jay Z said he was "not a businessman, I'm a business, man", Kanye West intends to be a fashion mogul, but Nas has gone for a different kind of status. This week, the rapper introduced the Nasir Jones Hiphop fellowship at …