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Humana Challenge 2014: Patrick Reed becomes just 3rd player under 25 with multiple wins

A wire-to-wire win is the second for 23-year old Patrick Reed, who joins some elite company.<p>The first two weeks of the 2014 season in Hawaii produced steady wins from two well-known players, but the first stop of the west coast swing provided the year's most impressive victory. Patrick Reed, just …

The Ultimate 2014 NBA Dunk Contest

My dunk contest, my rules.<p>So much for having a bunch of non-household names competing for the trophy. So much for only having a few contestants in the early stages. So much for LeBron James getting to spectate rather than throw down.<p>This is my world now, and that's going to make the upcoming …

How the Bobcats will survive without Kemba Walker

The Charlotte Bobcats will be without their leading scorer and distributor for 10-14 days because of a ankle sprain.<p>A second-degree ankle sprain to point guard Kemba Walker puts the Charlotte Bobcats in a serious hole as they sit a game out of the eighth and final Eastern Conference playoff …

Super Bowl 2014 schedule: Broncos, Seahawks set for crazy media coverage before the big game

The Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks will be under more cameras than ever before leading up to Super Bowl XLVIII.<p>The Denver Broncos will take on the Seattle Seahawks in the NFL's 48th Super Bowl, aptly named Super Bowl XLVIII. Denver downed the New England Patriots in the AFC Championship, while …

Manchester United Transfer News and Rumours Tracker: Week of January 20

Manchester United's European excursions are yet to bear fruit in the transfer market, and with little over a week left in the January transfer window, David Moyes' recruitment opening nears its inevitable close.<p>The Red Devils boss is reportedly looking at midfield and defence as the two main areas …

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Winners and Losers from 2014 NFL Conference Championship Games

What was the most anticipated Championship Sunday in recent memory did not disappoint, and the Denver Broncos and Seattle Seahawks are headed to Super Bowl XLVIII in two weeks at MetLife Stadium.<p>The Broncos were able to dismantle the Patriots on the strength of Peyton Manning's right arm. The New …

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Richard Sherman Gets Loud

Richard Sherman isn’t celebrating quietly.<p>Seattle’s outspoken cornerback tipped a pass in the final seconds of Sunday’s NFC Championship game against …

Roger Federer and Andy Murray relishing quarter-final clash

The most significant shot of the impressive three-set win that booked Roger Federer a quarter-final against Andy Murray at the Australian Open might have been the final one: a running forehand volley past Jo-Wilfried Tsonga that left the Frenchman rooted to the spot.<p>All night during their …

Terror Threats to Sochi Olympics - Video on NBCNews.com

>> good evening. we begin with an ominous new terror threat against next month's winter olympic games in sochi , russia , with thousands of athletes, journalists and spectators from the u.s. and around the world soon arriving in sochi . today, a well-known islamic militant group claimed …

Seahawks' Sherman: I'll be hard on 49ers' Crabtree 'for the rest of his career'

SEATTLE – Seattle Seahawks cornerback Richard Sherman had harsh words for San Francisco 49ers receiver Michael Crabtree after Sunday's NFC Championship game.<p>But Sherman said the choke sign he flashed, drawing an unsportsmanlike conduct penalty after tipping the game-winning interception to teammate …

Seattle Seahawks book Super Bowl place with dramatic win over 49ers

The Seattle Seahawks booked their place in Super Bowl XLVIII with a dramatic victory over the San Francisco 49ers which was bookended by huge turnovers.<p>The Seahawks beat the 49ers 23-17 to win the NFC Championship and join the Denver Broncos in the Super Bowl in New Jersey on February 2.<p>A fumble by …

Peyton Manning, Broncos rip Patriots to reach Super Bowl

The connection: Flawless, as usual.<p>The keepsake: Certainly one he'll want to hang on to.<p>The Broncos quarterback had an answer for everyone Sunday -- …

Mark Cuban Fined One More Time Before David Stern's Exit

Mark Cuban got what he wanted. A few days after the Dallas Mavericks owner said he wanted to get fined one last time before David Stern officially retires on Feb. 1, the NBA commissioner made it happen.<p>On Saturday, the NBA announced that Cuban was fined $100,000 for confronting officials and …

Wes Welker speaks to Broncos

The Denver Broncos' "guest speaker" at their team meeting Saturday night was receiver Wes Welker, team officials told ESPN NFL Insider Adam …

Jamaican bobsled team raising money on PayPal to reach Sochi Olympics

Jamaica has a bobsled team, and it's getting ready to return to the Winter Olympics. Jamaica's team qualified for the winter games for the first time in over a decade this weekend, but it's going to take quite a bit more than skill to get them over to Sochi for the 2014 Games. "In truth, we still …

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Aldon Smith back to being a force for 49ers

SANTA CLARA, Calif. — While the San Francisco 49ers' offense waited this season for wide receiver Michael Crabtree to become fully healthy after a torn Achilles, the 49ers' defense kept an eye out for outside linebacker Aldon Smith's return as a pass-rushing force.<p>Despite Smith's modest sack total …

A brief history of Washington's Jan Vesely airballing free throws

Washington big man Jan Vesely has only been in the league a few years, but he’s making a strong case as one of the most troubled free throw shooters in NBA history. Vesely doesn’t get to the line often — he’s attempted 28 free throws all season — and that’s probably a good thing. Saturday night …

Josh McCown doesn't plan to retire

Chicago Bears quarterback Josh McCown, who will be a free agent this offseason, has no intention to retire, a source close to the 34-year-old veteran …

Phil Mickelson tries to hit a shot right-handed, accidentally hits the ball twice instead

<b>By Luke Kerr-Dineen</b><p>Perhaps Phil Mickelson foreshadowed his Sunday fate after his round the day before.<p>"That was not a smart decision," Mickelson said, referring to his ultra-aggressive second shot from the bunker on the final hole. "But I don't know, that's just what I do."<p>That shot finished in the …

Olympians in action, Six Nations launch and the Winter Games heat up

ATHLETICS OPENER …<p>Is the first major event of the season, the Glasgow International Match (Saturday, BBC1, 1.45pm). The contest, the final major meeting in the city before the Commonwealth Games, pits Great Britain against the United States, Scotland and a Commonwealth select team. Hurdler William …

Report: Celtics expected to trade Rajon Rondo

Rajon Rondo is back from ACL surgery for the Boston Celtics, so Rajon Rondo is back to being actively involved in trade rumors.<p>Rajon Rondo is back …

Rajon Rondo to return Friday

WALTHAM, Mass. -- Boston Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge confirmed the worst-kept secret in the NBA: Barring any setback, …

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NBA All-Star Game Jerseys Will Apparently Have Sleeves

More sleeves! The most popular players in the NBA will apparently be sporting one the league's less popular styles in the 2014 NBA All-Star Game.<p>Images of the short-sleeve All-Star jerseys emblazoned with a fleur-delis were first leaked on Tuesday by French basketball website Basket4Ballers.com. …

Lightning Strikes The Australian Open (PHOTOS)

As if the extreme heat wasn't enough for fans and competitors to deal with during the early rounds of the 2014 Australian Open, Mother Nature provided another danger: Lightning.<p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Thunder And Lightning At Australian Open