Travis Jankowski, Padres agree to deal worth $1,165,000

SAN DIEGO (AP) — Outfielder Travis Jankowski and the San Diego Padres agreed to a one-year contract worth $1,165,000, a raise from his $555,000 salary last year. The 27-year-old hit .259 with four homers and 17 RBIs last year. Three Padres remain eligible for arbitration and absent an agreement: right-hander Kirby Yates, left-hander Robbie Erlin […]
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No. 2 Michigan beats Illinois 79-69 to improve to 16-0

CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — Zavier Simpson scored 16 points, Ignas Brazdeikis had 15 and No. 2 Michigan beat Illinois 79-69 on Thursday night to improve to 16-0. Michigan (4-0 Big Ten) and Virginia are the only unbeaten teams in the country. The Wolverines jumped to a 7-0 lead and easily held off the overmatched Illinois […]
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McKnight’s late FTs help Tennessee State edge EKU 82-81

NASVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Kamar McKnight scored 16 points that included two late free throws to help Tennessee State beat Eastern Kentucky 82-81 on Thursday night. Pedro Bradshaw’s 3-pointer gave Eastern Kentucky an 81-78 lead with 1:24 remaining. McKnight made two free throws with 1:16 left. Nick Mayo missed a 3-pointer on the Colonels’ next […]
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Burnell scores 18, Jacksonville State rallies to 69-62 win

JACKSONVILLE, Ala. (AP) — Jason Burnell scored 18 points and Marlon Hunter added 15 as Jacksonville State rallied in the second half to defeat Eastern Illinois 69-62 in an early meeting of Ohio Valley Conference unbeaten teams on Thursday. Jacksonville State (11-5, 3-0) led by a point at halftime but surged ahead 39-29 when Burnell […]
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McCants’ half-court buzzer beater sends Aggies past GCU

LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — Johnny McCants scored 17 points and hit a 50-foot, 3-point shot at the buzzer to give New Mexico State a 77-75 win over Grand Canyon Thursday night. The Aggies (12-4, 1-1 Western Athletic Conference) led 74-69 with 1:47 left before Damari Milstead rallied the Lopes with a jumper and a […]
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Alex Ovechkin launched Zdeno Chara into the bench, scored twice against Bruins

There are few people that would have the courage to attempt to flip Zdeno Chara over the boards and toss him into the bench. At 6-foot-9 and 250 pounds, the 41-year-old Bruins defender is one of the largest and toughest customers in the history of the NHL. Late in Thursday's contest between the Washington Capitals and the Boston Bruins, the two captains collided.
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Alec Martinez returns to Kings’ blue line with new perspective

LOS ANGELES — Over the past month, Kings defenseman Alec Martinez got the gist of the press box experience without the affliction of a reporter’s salary. “It’s kind of funny,” Martinez said Thursday, when he returned from a 14-game spell on injured reserve. “When you watch the game from the press box, one, everything looks easy, looks slower, but when you’re on ice level that’s not at all how it is. It’s kind of hard to get a real read when you’re up there. I have a general idea of how we played...
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Searching the NFL rulebook for the next confusing call: Five to know

Still stunned by Sunday's controversial call in the Eagles-Bears game? We found five more NFL rules that could leave everyone scratching their heads.
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Buffalo receiver Osborn transferring to Miami

Wide receiver K.J. Osborn says he will play his final season of college football at Miami.
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California gets last-minute REAL ID extension

California narrowly averted a major crisis for travelers taking to the sky this year after the Department of Homeland Security granted it a last-minute extension to meet REAL ID requirements, despite the government shutdown. If California hadn’t received the extension and homeland security hadn’t officially certified it met the REAL ID requirements, it would have forced the state’s residents to present a passport for all air travel beginning Jan. 22. That’s a big change from the October 2020 dea...
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Casali agrees to $950,000, 1-year deal with Reds

CINCINNATI (AP) — Catcher Curt Casali and the Cincinnati Reds agreed to a $950,000, one-year contract that avoided salary arbitration. Casali, 30, was acquired from Tampa Bay on May 31. He batted .293 in 52 games for the Reds — 35 starts — with four homers and 16 RBIs. Casali threw out 5 of 24 […]
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CSU Bakersfield cruises past UT Rio Grande Valley 75-69

EDINBURG, Texas (AP) — Justin Edler-Davis scored 19 points, James Suber had 13 points and 11 rebounds and Cal State Bakersfield cruised to a 75-69 victory over UT Rio Grande Valley on Thursday night to remain undefeated in the Western Athletic Conference. The Roadrunners (11-5, 3-0) have won eight of their last nine, with the […]
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No. 7 Mississippi State rallies past Georgia 80-71

STARKVILLE, Miss. (AP) — Chloe Bibby scored a career-high 24 points, Teaira McCowan added 18 points and 21 rebounds and No. 7 Mississippi State survived an upset scare with an 80-71 win over Georgia on Thursday night. Mississippi State (15-1, 3-0) Southeastern Conference) needed a rally in the final minutes after finding itself in the […]
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Ward’s double-double leads NDSU past Western Illinois

FARGO, N.D. (AP) — Tyson Ward had 17 points and 13 rebounds to lead six North Dakota State players in double figures as the Bison beat Western Illinois 85-69 on Thursday night. Deng Geu added 14 points for the Bison (8-10, 2-2 Summit League). Sam Griesel scored 12 while Rocky Kreuser and Vinnie Shahid scored […]
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Warren leads UT Arlington past Appalachian St. 82-72

BOONE, N.C. (AP) — Brian Warren had 20 points on 9-of-15 shooting as UT Arlington topped Appalachian State 82-72 on Thursday night, extending the Mountaineers’ losing streak to four games. David Azore had 16 points and a career-high 11 rebounds — the freshman’s first double-double — for UTA (5-11, 1-2 Sun Belt Conference) and TiAndre […]
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How to watch Saturday's NFL divisional round playoff games of Cowboys-Rams and Colts-Chiefs

The first divisional-round game in the NFL playoffs to livestream on the Yahoo Sports app (IOS and Android) will be Saturday's afternoon contest in the AFC between the sixth-seeded Indianapolis Colts and the top-seeded Kansas City Chiefs. That game is scheduled to kick off at 4:35 p.m. ET Users can download the app and watch the game regardless of mobile network.
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Rookie Binnington makes 28 saves, Blues top Canadiens 4-1

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Oskar Sundqvist had a goal and an assist and rookie Jordan Binnington made 28 saves to lead the St. Louis Blues to a 4-1 win over the Montreal Canadiens on Thursday night. Robert Thomas, Jay Bouwmeester and Sammy Blais also scored for St. Louis, which won for the second time in […]
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Ritchie de Laet fires Melbourne City to victory over Brisbane Roar

Melbourne City FC Brisbane Roar 1 0 FT Game Details Live football odds with bet365. Bet Now » GameCast Lineups and Stats Melbourne City improvised their way to another A-League win, beating battlers Brisbane Roar 1-0. In the absence of sidelined striker Bruno Fornaroli, marquee full-back Ritchie ...
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Kazuyoshi Miura signs new Yokohama contract at age of 51

Kazuyoshi Miura is the oldest professional player to have scored a goal. Kazuyoshi Miura, who was playing in the J-League when Gary Lineker and Zico were in Japan, has signed a new one-year contract with Yokohama FC at the age of 51. Former Japan international forward Miura will play for the second-tier club throughout the 2019 season, the J-League announced. "I updated the contract for the 2019 season," Miura said after signing the deal. "Thanks to everyone who always supports me." Editors&apos...
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Zucker, Wild hold on to beat Jets 3-2

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Jason Zucker scored twice, giving Minnesota’s lagging power play a lift with his first goal and getting one later just after leaving the penalty box, and the Wild hung on to beat the Winnipeg Jets 3-2 on Thursday night. Jordan Greenway also scored and Devan Dubnyk made 26 saves for […]
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Ramirez, Tropeano agree to Angels deals, avoid arbitration

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Angels agreed to one-year contracts with right-handers JC Ramirez and Nicholas Tropeano that avoided salary arbitration. Ramirez agreed at $1,901,000 on Thursday, a raise of $1,000. Tropeano’s deal is for $1,075,000, up from $552,500 in his first year of arbitration eligibility. After breaking through as a big-league starter in 2017, […]
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Cummings scores 36, lifts Mercer over Western Carolina 84-80

MACON, Ga. (AP) — Ross Cummings had a career-high 36 points as Mercer slipped past Western Carolina 84-80 on Thursday night. Cummings hit 12 of 19 shots, including 7 of 11 from 3-point range, as the Bears (6-10, 1-3 Southern Conference) shot 56 percent from the floor and 45 percent from beyond the arc. Ethan […]
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McFolley, Davis score 29 each and Detroit cruises 101-83

DETROIT (AP) — Josh McFolley and Antoine Davis scored 29 points apiece as Detroit defeated Green Bay 101-83 on Thursday night, toppling the last undefeated team in the Horizon League. The Phoenix fell behind 10-0 and never caught up, falling to 3-1 in conference, 9-8 overall. The Titans went on to score 53 points in […]
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Jackson carries UTSA over Rice 95-79

SAN ANTONIO (AP) — Jhivvan Jackson scored 24 points as UTSA defeated Rice 95-79 on Thursday night. Nick Allen added 20 points for the Roadrunners (9-7, 3-0 Conference USA), who pulled away with two 9-0 runs before the midpoint of the second half. Giovanni De Nicolao had 19 points, six rebounds and six assists for […]
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Brown completes coaching staff for 2nd stint with Tar Heels

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. (AP) — North Carolina has hired Scott Boone and Stacy Searels as new coach Mack Brown completed his coaching staff. The school announced hirings Thursday. Boone will be the special teams coordinator and coach outside linebackers, while Searels will coach the offensive line. Brown is also retaining running backs coach Robert Gillespie […]
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Saunders scores 24 to lead Wagner past Sacred Heart 76-73

NEW YORK (AP) — Romone Saunders had 24 points as Wagner edged Sacred Heart 76-73 on Thursday night. Chase Freeman had 13 points, seven rebounds and five assists for Wagner (7-7, 2-1 Northeast Conference). Elijah Davis also scored 13 points. Koreem Ozier had 19 points for the Pioneers (6-10, 2-1). E.J. Anosike added 14 points […]
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ESPN FC Best of the Week

The FC crew's beards and their cooking tips are featured in this look back at the best ESPN FC moments of the week.
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Mike Babcock Post Game, Leafs 4 vs. Devils 2: “I really liked our heavy play… I liked our play below the goal line”

Mike Babcock addressed the media after his team’s 4-2 win over the New Jersey Devils on Thursday night, improving the team’s road record to 15-5-1, the second-best points percentage in the league away from home. On the team’s performance: I really liked our first and I really liked our third. Obviously, in the second period, […] The post Mike Babcock Post Game, Leafs 4 vs. Devils 2: “I really liked our heavy play… I liked our play below the goal line” appeared first on Maple Leafs Hotstove.
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We definitely don't support inappropriate comments - Kohli

The captain has said it has been made clear to Hardik Pandya and KL Rahul that their controversial comments made on an Indian TV show are not acceptable and the personal opinions are not the view of the India team
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Government shutdown threatens newborns, their families

Like many expecting moms, I spend a lot of time reading anything I can to prepare for my babies to come. I’ve found a great community of moms online from around the world who are due around the same time I am. On internet message boards we share recommendations for baby gear, philosophies on parenting and a whole lot of “is it normal when my body does x, y or z?” The discussions are generally supportive and never political – just moms-to-be sharing their swirling questions, fears and hopes befor...
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