• Nikola Vucevic fractures left hand against Wizards

    Nikola Vucevic fractures left hand against Wizards

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    Vucevic, the Magic's starting center, was a cog of the team's early-season success. The official injury is a fractured metacarpal of his index finger, and he will miss six-to-eight weeks after undergoing surgery, according to The Vertical's Shams Charania .
  • Guardiola lauds Man City 'legend' Aguero

    Guardiola lauds Man City 'legend' Aguero

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    But speaking to the media after Saturday's triumph, the manager denied having something against his player and added that he was indeed empathetic. 'I understand the feelings but I respect Sergio, what he has done, and what he will do in the future.
  • Lonzo Ball to miss one week with shoulder sprain

    Lonzo Ball to miss one week with shoulder sprain

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    Ball will be out for tomorrow's game vs. Minnesota and will be reevaluated in one week. In fact, per Mike Bresnahan of Spectrum Sportsnet, Ball has a shoulder sprain that will keep him out at least a week. The injury being to his non-shooting shoulder should allow Ball to return a bit faster than he may if it was his right shoulder. He will also be re-evaluated in one week.
  • Liverpool captain Henderson to sit out Swansea clash

    Liverpool captain Henderson to sit out Swansea clash

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    Why couldn't the team just start the match with so much energy and ambition as they were able to play with during that 4 minutes stretch? Klopp - deflated after once again witnessing his team fail to capitalise on their creativity (and their opponent's frailties) - insisted that it was not an issue of poor defending on the whole but, rather, individual errors.
  • South Africa's de Villiers eyes successful Test return

    South Africa's de Villiers eyes successful Test return

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    His last Test for South Africa came almost two years back in January 2016, having missed matches due to injuries as well as a sabbatical from the longest format. There were 40 overs remaining before the close, all to be bowled under floodlights, when the Zimbabwe started their second innings against a team consisting mainly of players from South Africa's second tier of first-class cricket.
  • Jaguars clinch AFC South, then blown out by 49ers

    Jaguars clinch AFC South, then blown out by 49ers

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    The Jaguars responded by playing arguably their worst game of the year, falling 44-33 to the 49ers at Levi's Stadium. He's won all four of his starts, with each performance being better than the last. Jalen Myrick blocked Gould's kick and Aaron Colvin returned it for a defensive two-point conversion. The 49ers had a 133 to minus-1 total-yardage advantage at that point, by which time the Jaguars had clinched the division title because of the Rams' victory in Nashville.
  • Steelers look to replace Brown by committee

    Steelers look to replace Brown by committee

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    Houston has lost seven of its last eight games, including going 1-6 since rookie quarterback Deshaun Watson sustained a season-ending knee injury. He will miss the rest of the regular season, and if the Steelers don't secure a bye week, he might not able to play during Wild-Card Weekend .
  • Studs and duds from Bills 37-16 loss vs. Patriots

    Studs and duds from Bills 37-16 loss vs. Patriots

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    Buffalo Bills fans will spend Christmas morning second-guessing the NFL's controversial decision to overturn a 4-yard touchdown catch by Kelvin Benjamin in Sunday's 37-16 loss to the New England Patriots . The league's reasoning for reversing the touchdown call is that Benjamin didn't have full control of the ball despite getting both feet down. The Bills could have taken a 17-13 lead at halftime if the ruling on the field that Benjamin caught the touchdown pass was upheld.
  • Ronald Koeman would turn down Swansea City Job

    Ronald Koeman would turn down Swansea City Job

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    Giggs, 44, served as caretaker manager at Manchester United in 2014 following the sacking of David Moyes and was assistant manager under Van Gaal. In recent weeks Tony Pulis has been hotly linked with both Swansea and Stoke , and it's the cap-sporting former West Brom boss who now tops the Next Swansea Manager Market .
  • Browns clinch No. 1 pick in draft with loss to Bears

    Browns clinch No. 1 pick in draft with loss to Bears

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    Kizer completed 18 of 36 passes for 182 yards and was intercepted twice. Trubisky, from Mentor, Ohio, connected on 14 of 23 passing attempts for 193 yards and rushed for 44 yards as he met his hometown team for the first time. Trubisky ran in the Bears third touchdown himself from 4 yards out with 3:27 left in the third to finish a 12-play, 66-yard march. In the previous seven games in Fox's Chicago tenure in which his team was favored by the betting markets, the Bears lost.
  • Jets, showing no spark on offense, fall to Chargers

    Jets, showing no spark on offense, fall to Chargers

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    Here are five things to watch for as the Chargers try to stay in the playoff hunt against the Jets . The Chargers' Melvin Gordon avoids the Jets' Darron Lee in the second half of San Diego's 14-7 win Sunday. Los Angeles QB Philip Rivers eclipsed 4,000 passing yards for the ninth time in his career and ninth time in the last 10 seasons. "It's hard because you don't have a lot of film to watch", Chargers defensive coordinator Gus Bradley said.
  • Jameis Winston Melts Down After Panthers Comeback

    Jameis Winston Melts Down After Panthers Comeback

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    Carolina clinched a playoff spot and handed Tampa Bay (4-11) its fifth straight loss. That gave the Panthers the ball in great field position needing a touchdown to win. But a fumbled snap was recovered by Julius Peppers , and Carolina averted crisis. Winston did well to keep plays alive while being under siege in the pocket.
  • Saints shut out Falcons in the first half, hold double digit lead

    Saints shut out Falcons in the first half, hold double digit lead

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    Three plays later, Drew Brees threw a 54-yard touchdown pass to Ted Ginn Jr .to give the Saints a 13-0 lead of halftime of the pivotal game in the NFC South. Replay officials upheld the ruling on the field. Backup running back Tevin Coleman was the primary pass-catching back on Sunday with four receptions for 40 yards, including Atlanta's lone touchdown.
  • Psychonauts 2 Delayed Until At Least 2019

    Psychonauts 2 Delayed Until At Least 2019

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    Sad news for Psychonauts fans. Elsewhere, Double Fine announced that Psychonauts 2 will feature the Aquato Family, who are related to Raz and previously popped up, albeit briefly, in the original game. Double Fine concluded that Psychonauts 2 will carry on the legacy of Psychonauts in a meaningful and special way. However, for those of you that are expecting the game to arrive on time next year, we've got some bad news.
  • Arsenal fans loved the brilliant thing Jack Wilshere did after Liverpool draw

    Arsenal fans loved the brilliant thing Jack Wilshere did after Liverpool draw

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    We have got to become more boring . Alexis Sanchez , Granit Xhaka and Mesut Ozil all scored for the Gunners during their five-minute surge, but Petr Cech then failed to palm away Firmino's shot as the ball looped into the net. "In the second half we have shown quality, character and played at our level". "I don't know what you mean by parking the bus", he said after the game.
  • Broncos likely to start Brock Osweiler at quarterback against Redskins

    Broncos likely to start Brock Osweiler at quarterback against Redskins

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    Though the two players were listed as questionable during Head Coach Vance Joseph's final injury report of the week, they were downgraded to out Saturday and did not travel with the team to Washington D.C. It would be Osweiler's fourth start of the season and conclude a week in limbo for the Broncos at the position. So when your footwork is affected - whether it's stride-length or left foot placement or balance - that's tougher on QBs.
  • Kyle Kuzma, Lakers end Rockets' 14-game winning streak

    Kyle Kuzma, Lakers end Rockets' 14-game winning streak

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    HOUSTON — Austin Rivers scored a career-high 36 with six 3-pointers, and the shorthanded Clippers withstood James Hardens second straight 51-point performance to beat the Rockets 128-118 on Friday night. Eric Gordon will return to the starting lineup in the role he filled when Paul missed 14 games with a bruised knee. A lot of people didn't think he would fit in there, but he's fit in there perfectly, it seems like.
  • Nadal withdraws from exhibition event with Aus Open looming

    Nadal withdraws from exhibition event with Aus Open looming

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    Rafael Nadal has suffered with knee injuries for large spells of his glittering tennis career, but is the latest step backwards one that could impact his consolidation of being the top player in the world right now? "It was a tough 2017 and I need to take my calendar in a different way in order to be ready", Nadal told the Mubadala World Tennis Championships website.