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Seven-fight UFC veteran Justin Ledet among four to part ways with promotion

The UFC has parted ways with four fighters. Multiple people with knowledge of the situation confirmed to MMA Junkie that , , , and are no longer on the UFC roster. Three of those athletes have competed for the UFC, while the other had yet to debut after…


Rafer Johnson, 1960 Olympic decathlon champion, dies at 86

Rafter Johnson, the decathlon gold medalist in the 1960 Olympics, has died.


Rams, Chargers could be forced out of California due to COVID-19 restrictions

The NFL already had its hands full with COVID-19 outbreaks. Now, entering the most critical stretch of the regular season, there is another hurdle to overcome.


Boxing schedule: Fight dates, TV channel and live stream for confirmed cards


Matt Barnes, Red Sox discussed multiyear extension last spring

Barnes revealed that he and the Red Sox had discussed a multiyear deal, but MLB's shutdown put talks on hold.


Montpellier outkick Clermont for first away win of season

Montpellier recorded their first away win in a year and a half when they won 21-15 at Clermont in Friday's only Top 14 match. In the continued absence of the injured Springbok fly-half Handre Pollard, Montpellier coach Xavier Garbajosa kept faith with 18-year-old Louis Foursans who converted seven penalties from eight shots at goal. Camille Lopez responded with five penalties for Clermont in a largely dreary encounter. It marked a first home...


KHSD pauses in-person teaching, athletics and activities

The Kern High School District has announced they will be pausing all in-person teaching, athletics and activities beginning tomorrow. As the COVID cases and positivity rates dramatically increase in Kern County and across the state, the District will pause in-person instruction, in-person assessment services, and athletics/activities for all students and staff at the end of the day on Wednesday, December 2, 2020.


Cadiz vs. Barcelona: La Liga live stream, TV channel, how to watch online, news, odds

Barca look to put consecutive wins together in La Liga


The NBA’s weed testing should be abolished forever

The league suspended random cannabis testing for this season. The next step: remove it from the banned substance list.


College Fantasy Football: Expert DFS picks, sleepers for Week 14 DraftKings contests

There are plenty of favorable matchups to take advantage of in college fantasy football leagues this week, and the experts from CFBDynasty are here to help your DFS lineups with stud, sleeper, and value picks for your Week 14 DraftKings contests.


Cut Line: Family trash talk; dreaming big in Mexico

Justin Thomas has a little extra motivation to want to take down Tiger Woods and son Charlie at the PNC Championship.


2020 season recap: Crowd-favorite Matt DiBenedetto close to first win

NASCAR.com's Backseat Drivers dive into the playoff field reviewing Matt DiBenedetto's 2020 season with Wood Brothers Racing.


Former USC star Marv Marinovich dies at 81

Marv Marinovich might have been best known to the masses as the father of former USC and Raiders quarterback, Todd Marinovich. However, he had his own great football career. Marv Marinovich died on Thursday of natural causes at the age of 81. Marinovich went to Santa…


NFL Power Rankings entering Week 13

NFL Power Rankings entering Week 13


Beal: 'It's been an emotional week' after Wall trade

Washington Wizards guard Bradley Beal admitted it hurt to see longtime teammate and friend John Wall traded earlier this week. "It's been an emotional week," Beal said, according to The Athletic's Fred Katz. "Definitely been some tough 24, 48, 72 hours here, just kind of letting it all seep in and realizing that your brother is no longer here with you no more. He's off to something better." Beal added: "It's a tough situation because John is my...


Myles Garrett returns from COVID-19

Browns defensive end Myles Garrett discusses his bout with COVID-19 and expectation to pick up where he left off


Patrick Mahomes hilariously reacts to Tyreek Hill’s ‘trash’ talk about him

Tyreek Hill raised a lot of eyebrows this week when he relayed his unflattering first impression of Patrick Mahomes, and the Kansas City Chiefs superstar quarterback will elicit some chuckles with his response.


USA TODAY Sports Super 25 high school football rankings: Week 14

USA TODAY Sports Super 25 high school football rankings: Week 14


Bills-49ers Preview

The San Francisco 49ers will need to get used to their temporary new home, while the Buffalo Bills will try to put aside the bad memories from their most recent trip to Arizona.


Albon faces a year on the F1 bench if no Red Bull seat

US-MOTOR-F1-SAKHIR-ALBON:Albon faces a year on the F1 bench if no Red Bull seat


NBA Power Rankings: The Lakers are set to defend their throne

It feels like the 2019-20 NBA season just ended, but next season is already right around the corner. Like, literally. Training camp starts on the December 7. Preseason games tip off on December 11. Everything is about to be underway already and the league just…


Texas star high school football player body slams ref after being ejected

Edinburg High School (Texas) senior defensive lineman Emmanuel Duron was ejected from Thursday night’s game against PSJA North for unsportsmanlike conduct, and then ran onto the field and delivered a huge hit to the referee who ejected him, as first reported by Andrew McCulloch of The Monitor and RGVSports. Really really ugly moment here in Read more... The post Texas star high school football player body slams ref after being ejected appeared...


MLS Cup Playoffs upcoming schedule, MLS Cup odds

MLS betting odds for MLS Cup 2020, plus the schedule and further odds for the conference finals.


NFL Week 13 power rankings: Steelers still No. 1 after Wednesday win

The Steelers held off the Ravens in a game delayed three times to remain ahead of the Chiefs and Saints at the top of the list.


Clippers sign Reggie Jackson, waive Joakim Noah

The Clippers signed point guard Reggie Jackson to a one-year contract and waived center Joakim Noah, according to multiple people with knowledge of the moves not authorized to speak publicly on the matters.


Watch Bokang Masunyane land a head kick from the heavens at ONE Championship 122

You've got to do something pretty special to earn yourself a title shot after just two performances on the big stage, but South Africa's may have done just that. The 26-year-old from Cape Town made his ONE Championship debut in December 2019 and scored a…


Packers' versatile offensive line keeps overcoming injuries

The Green Bay Packers are shuffling their offensive line again this week due to injuries, with rookie guard Jon Runyan Jr. potentially making his first career start against his father’s old team. It's nothing new for a versatile line that has protected its quarterback as effectively as just about any team in the league. “We’ve been able to roll a lot of guys in on the offensive line, started a lot of combinations,” Packers coach Matt LaFleur...


Lightning prospect Maxim Cajkovic removed from Slovakia camp for conduct reasons

Cajkovic has been removed for a gross violation of sports and human values after he reportedly delivered several dirty hits on his potential teammates in a split-squad game.


The 25 biggest NBA arena anthems of all time

If you go to any major team sport event, you’re going to hear music. Some sports feature more than others. Baseball, for example, has walk-up music for all the hitters on the home team and every pitcher out of the bullpen.


Brian Baldinger: Why the Ravens can still make playoff push

NFL Network's Brian Baldinger discusses why the Baltimore Ravens can still make a playoff push.


Thunder Offseason Review

Shams Charania and Brandon Williams review the offseason for the Oklahoma City Thunder and discuss expectations for their rebuild.


Kyrie Irving issued a statement instead of speaking to the Nets media

Kyrie Irving has always told everyone who would listen about how much he hates the media obligations that come with his job as an NBA player. Apparently, he's found a way to skip them this season. NBA teams are going through media week where players and coaches are…


Podcast: Danilo Gallinari, Bogdan Bogdanovic, Rajon Rondo, and futures of Lloyd Pierce and John Collins

On the latest episode of the HoopsHype podcast, Michael Scotto discusses the offseason for the Atlanta Hawks with Chris Kirschner of The Athletic. Scotto and Kirschner discuss the futures of coach Ll


Ravens place QB Robert Griffin III on IR with hamstring injury

While RG3 going on IR would not normally affect Baltimore’s starting lineup, it is not yet known if Lamar Jackson will be ready to return when first eligible to come off the Ravens’ reserve/COVID-19 list.


George loyal to L.A.: 'I want to retire a Clipper'

Despite a rocky ending to his first season with the club, Paul George says he's loyal to the Los Angeles Clippers. "I want to retire a Clipper," George said Friday in his first media session of the season, according to Marc Stein of the New York Times. George joined the Clippers last summer via trade from the Oklahoma City Thunder to team up with Kawhi Leonard. George had a strong regular season, but he faced plenty of criticism after a...


Looking to end winless streak, Tony Finau shares lead at Mayakoba Golf Classic

The 2020-21 PGA Tour season has proven to be a great opportunity for golfers to end winless streaks. Tony Finau is looking to join the crowd. Already this season, Stewart Cink (11 years), Martin Laird and Brian Gay (seven y


Justin Herbert named NFL Offensive Player of the Month (again)

For the second month in a row, Los Angeles Chargers quarterback Justin Herbert has been named the NFL's Offensive Rookie of the Month. The No. 6 overall pick in the 2020 NFL draft out of Oregon, Herbert continues to have an impressive first season in the…


Nick Chubb Is Elevating the Cleveland Browns, Baker Mayfield Is Holding Them Back

Nick Chubb and the Cleveland Browns' rushing attack is making up for Baker Mayfield's shortcomings.


Bills QB Josh Allen takes shot at NFC East

While Allen would probably prefer to be playing against NFC East-level competition right now, he can only control how he and his team play.


Shawn Porter fancies a fight with Terence Crawford but says he has other welterweight world title options, too

Shawn Porter is targeting a Terence Crawford bout, plus the winner of Errol Spence Jr. and Danny Garcia's fight - whichever is best for business.


Jordan, Obama, Kaepernick jerseys set records at sports auction

Jordan, Obama, Kaepernick jerseys set records at sports auction


Bucky Brooks: Baker Mayfield can't prove anything against the Titans, he's a system QB | SPEAK FOR YOURSELF

Bucky Brooks on Baker Mayfield vs. the Titans


Which college football games have been canceled or postponed because of COVID-19?

The list of games in the 2020 college football season impacted by COVID-19 continues to grow. A list of all of the games postponed or canceled.


Texas Rangers name ex-pitcher Chris Young as new GM

Chris Young, the former MLB pitcher who most recently worked in the commissioner’s office, has been named the new general manager of the Texas Rangers, the team announced Friday. Young, 41, is from Dallas and made his MLB debut for these same Rangers back in 2004. In an era where MLB executives are more likely to come from Ivy League institutions and have zero experience playing pro baseball, Young is something of an anomaly. Jerry Dipoto of the...


Marv Albert plans to return to TNT’s NBA broadcasts, will call games remotely

One of the NBA’s signature voices will return to the airwaves for this upcoming season. Marv Albert, who opted out of broadcasting from the league’s bubble setup in Orlando for the end of the regular season and NBA Playoffs will be back on the call for TNT. But according to the New York Post‘s Andrew Read more... The post Marv Albert plans to return to TNT’s NBA broadcasts, will call games remotely appeared first on Awful Announcing.


PGA Tour pledges $500,000 donation to HBCUs

The PGA Tour is donating $500,000 to HBCUs as it continues to be “part of the solution” in fighting racial injustice.


Jake Paul has attracted challenges from across sports world

Jake Paul’s knockout of Nate Robinson apparently hasn’t scared anyone away. The YouTube personality, who stopped retired NBA player Nate Robinson on the Mike Tyson-Roy Jones Jr. card last Saturday, is being called out from multiple corners of the sports world. Among those who


NBA has 48 positive COVID-19 results after initial round of testing

The first round of the NBA’s coronavirus testing produced 48 positive results out of 546 tests.


HRW calls for end to "sex testing" for female athletes

The NGO Human Rights Watch (HRW) on Friday called on World Athletics to end "sex testing" on females, paticularly hyperandrogenic athletes like Caster Semenya, calling these practices "discriminatory" and breaching the "dignity" of women. The report claims that the standards of feminity required were "often deeply racially biased" with women from the Global South "disproportionately affected". "Through their policies, sport governing bodies have...


Lakers lead NBA in national TV games, four-way tie for second

The Lakers are the defending NBA champions. They have LeBron James and Anthony Davis. They play in Los Angeles.