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2018 NBA All-Star Game Reserves Announced

The 2018 NBA All-Star rosters are now officially set.<p>The 14 reserves — seven from each conference — announced on TNT’s Inside the NBA round out the …

Basketball

The 6 moments that defined the Vikings’ shocking win over the Saints

What an incredible ride that game was.<p>The New Orleans Saints and the Minnesota Vikings played a classic NFC Divisional Round game that will be talked about until the end of time.<p>After falling behind 17-0, the Saints pushed hard in the second half to make a comeback. While it appeared they had the …

Jaguars Stun Steelers to Reach A.F.C. Championship Game

PITTSBURGH — In an endlessly surprising year for the N.F.L., filled with attacks on the league from a sitting president, a politically charged debate over the national anthem, and more controversy over the league’s handling of its concussion protocol, perhaps what happened here Sunday on a frigid …

Stefon Diggs rescued the Vikings’ playoff hopes out of nowhere with a last-second touchdown

The Vikings advance. Just barely.<p>The Vikings had one last chance to shock the Saints on Sunday night. Stefon Diggs made it count.<p>Diggs hauled down a deep out from Case Keenum, made one defender miss, and then sprinted into the end zone as time expired to end one of the most memorable playoff games …

West Virginia players throw punches at Texas Tech fans storming the court

The incident happened after the Red Raiders topped No. 2 West Virginia on Saturday evening.<p>When No. 8 Texas Tech knocked off No. 2 West Virginia in Lubbock on Saturday night, Red Raiders fans took the opportunity to storm the court. A few West Virginia players didn’t appreciate that and reacted the …

Jun 2, 2015 at 4:47pm UTC

Titans wide receivers praise 'real good quarterback' Marcus Mariota

The Titans wide receivers had some great things to say about rookie quarterback Marcus Mariota.<p>With three days of OTAs in the books for the Tennessee …

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Steph Curry, LeBron James Were Coincidentally Born at the Same Hospital in Ohio

There's something in the water in Akron, Ohio.<p>LeBron James wasn't the only NBA MVP born there. Stephen Curry was too.<p>And not only were the two born in the same city (which is a remarkable enough coincidence), but they were also born in the same hospital—Akron General Medical Center, to be …

Sources: Dwyane Wade's contract talks with Miami Heat hit impasse

Dwyane Wade is now ready for a raise from the Miami Heat, according to sources, and the veteran guard is prepared to use his opt-out clause to ensure …

Golden State Warriors advance to NBA Finals for first time since 1975

After a generation of wishing and waiting, the Golden State Warriors have finally arrived on basketball's biggest stage again.<p>Stephen Curry had 26 points and eight rebounds, Harrison Barnes added 24 points and the Warriors advanced to the NBA Finals for the first time in 40 years with a 104-90 …

James to Become 1st Player Since 1966 to Play in 5 Straight NBA Finals

Following Tuesday's 118-88 Game 4 win over the Atlanta Hawks, Cleveland Cavaliers forward LeBron James is set to become the first player since 1966 to play in five consecutive NBA Finals, per Elias Sports Bureau (h/t NBA.com/stats).<p>Having previously reached the Finals with the Miami Heat in four …

May 26, 2015 at 9:16pm UTC

James Harden's 45 help Rockets show life in Game 4 to make it 3-1

HOUSTON — Breaking down the Houston Rockets' 128-115 victory over the Golden State Warriors in Game 4 of the Western Conference finals.<p><b>What happened:</b> Kevin McHale set the tone for a possible Houston Rockets revival in his pre-game session with the media.<p>"You're either going to fight or not fight," …

Basketball

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72-Year-Old Woman Says Tom Brady Is Innocent in Her Obituary

This is possibly the most loyal New England Patriots fan ever.<p>The NFL recently suspended Tom Brady for four games due to his involvement in the Deflategate scandal. Patriots fans all over are standing behind him till the end—literally, in the case of 72-year-old Patricia Shong.<p>Shong, who died on …

“Free Tom Brady” rally set for Sunday outside Gillette Stadium

Getty Images<p>Those aggrieved by Tom Brady’s four-game suspension are invited to a rally at a parking lot outside of Gillette Stadium on Sunday, per an …

NFL

Fantasy Football Rankings 2015: Early Breakdown of the Top Quarterbacks

It's time to start getting down to the nitty gritty when it comes to fantasy football rankings.<p>We've already taken a cursory look at the top players at every position, but a closer look is warranted. Let's start at the most important position in sports—quarterback.<p>Will Andrew Luck repeat as the top …

NFL Aims To Spice Up Games With Tweak To Extra Point Rules

An NFL rule change has been called "the biggest change to NFL scoring in the league's 95 year history." NPR's Rachel Martin talks to Mike Pesca, of Slate's "The Gist" podcast, about what it means for the game.<p>Transcript<p>RACHEL MARTIN, HOST:<p>Time now for sports. The rules, they are a-changing. This …

Michael Sam to play football for Montreal in Canada league

<b>(CNN) —</b> Michael Sam, who was the first openly gay player drafted by the NFL, finally will get to play football again.<p>The Montreal Alouettes of the Canadian Football League announced Friday that they have signed the 25-year-old defensive end to a two-year deal.<p>"I am very excited and proud to join …

Geno Smith Will Compete with Ryan Fitzpatrick for Jets Starting QB Job

Many came into the offseason believing the New York Jets' regime change would spell the end of Geno Smith's starting status at quarterback. When the team acquired veteran Ryan Fitzpatrick in March, the move compounded that feeling.<p>Now, it appears those feelings were close to accurate, as the pair …

Football (U.S.)

NBA Lottery Results 2015: Full Selection Order, Analysis and More

The 2015 NBA draft lottery order was revealed Tuesday evening at the New York Hilton Midtown in Manhattan, and the Minnesota Timberwolves landed the No. 1 overall pick.<p>Pingpong balls filled the lottery machine, which determined the fates of all of the franchises involved—totally leaving things up …

Wolves win NBA lottery for top pick; Lakers get No. 2, 76ers No. 3

NEW YORK -- The Minnesota Timberwolves lost 66 games during the 2014-15 season.<p>But they won big Tuesday night.<p>The Wolves landed the first pick of the …

Basketball

Russell Wilson wants the richest contract in NFL history

Recently, Jason La Canfora of CBSSports.com reported that the Seahawks were offering Wilson a deal comparable to those of Andy Dalton and Colin Kaepernick. Danny O'Neil of 710 ESPN in Seattle put the value of Seattle's offer at $80 million over four years.<p>That's a far cry from where Wilson wants …

NFL

Tom Brady Suspension Gives Sneak Peak into Jimmy Garoppolo Era for Patriots

Things are coming full circle for the New England Patriots. Fourteen years ago, young second-year quarterback Tom Brady got his shot to prove himself when the face of the franchise, Drew Bledsoe, was knocked out of the game by a huge hit from New York Jets linebacker Mo Lewis. Now, young …