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FILE PHOTO: Nov 26, 2018; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Maple Leafs forward Josh Leivo (32) celebrates with teammates on the bench after scoring against Boston Bruins in the second period at Scotiabank Arena. Mandatory Credit: Dan Hamilton-USA TODAY Sports The Toronto Maple Leafs traded forward Josh Leivo to the Vancouver Canucks on Monday for forward
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Kentucky wide receiver Zy’Aire Hughes was arrested over the weekend and accused of assaulting his girlfriend. Police arrested the sophomore at an apartment near the Lexington campus at 4:19 a.m. Sunday. According to an arrest report obtained by the Courier Journal, Hughes “intentionally caused physical injury to his girlfriend.” The woman had bruising and fresh
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FILE PHOTO: NHL commissioner Gary Bettman speaks during an event in Beijing, China, March 30, 2017. REUTERS/Stringer The NHL Board of Governors is expected to approve Seattle’s bid to become the league’s 32nd franchise on Tuesday. The team would begin play as early as the 2020-21 season, depending on the availability of its renovated downtown
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MONACO (Reuters) – Russia’s athletics federation will learn on Tuesday whether its ban for widespread doping, in place for the last three years, will be lifted by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF). FILE PHOTO: The International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) headquarters in Monaco, January 14, 2016. REUTERS/Eric Gaillard The IAAF’s Council will
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FILE PHOTO: Nov 7, 2018; New Orleans, LA, USA; Chicago Bulls head coach Fred Hoiberg looks on against the New Orleans Pelicans in the first half at Smoothie King Center. Mandatory Credit: Stephen Lew-USA TODAY Sports The Chicago Bulls fired head coach Fred Hoiberg on Monday and promoted Jim Boylen to lead the team. “Decisions
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Pontus Aberg scored the tiebreaker with 5:05 remaining and finished with two goals and one assist as the Anaheim Ducks rallied from a four-goal, second-period deficit and stunned the host Washington Capitals 6-5 on Sunday. Dec 2, 2018; Washington, DC, USA; Anaheim Ducks center Ryan Getzlaf (15) skates with the puck as Washington Capitals right
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DeAndre Jordan torched his former team for 16 points and a season-high 23 rebounds Sunday, and Dennis Smith Jr., who had a front tooth knocked out in the third quarter, came up with a game-saving block to allow host Dallas Mavericks to earn their seventh consecutive home victory, 114-110 over the Los Angeles Clippers. Dec
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Rookie Michael Badgley kicked a 29-yard field goal with no time left Sunday night to give the visiting Los Angeles Chargers a 33-30 win over the Pittsburgh Steelers. Dec 2, 2018; Pittsburgh, PA, USA; San Diego Chargers kicker Michael Badgley (4) is congratulated after kicking the game-winning field goal to beat the Pittsburgh Steelers 33-30
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TOKYO (Reuters) – Tokyo 2020 organizers vowed no let-up in their drive to host a successful Summer Games on Monday as International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach once again heaped praise on the city’s preparations. FILE PHOTO: International Olympic Committee (IOC) President Thomas Bach poses for a group photo session with Yoshiro Mori, President
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Tom Brady has five Super Bowl championships, the NFL’s all-time mark for passing yards (regular season and playoffs) and three league Most Valuable Player awards. On Sunday, he reached the mark that has eluded him for so long: the 1,000-yard-rusher club. Dec 2, 2018; Foxborough, MA, USA; New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady (12) reacts
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Longtime Kansas State football coach Bill Snyder announced his retirement on Sunday. Nov 24, 2018; Ames, IA, USA; Kansas State Wildcats head coach Bill Snyder talks to officials during their game with the Iowa State Cyclones at Jack Trice Stadium. The Cyclones beat the Wildcats 42 to 38. Mandatory Credit: Reese Strickland-USA TODAY Sports Snyder,
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