Colorado Avalanche forward Nathan MacKinnon, the second-leading scorer in the NHL, will miss at least Thursday’s game with an upper-body injury. MacKinnon, who has 61 points, was hurt in the second period Tuesday on a hit from Canucks defenseman Alexander Edler. The 22-year-old center appeared to be favoring his left shoulder on the bench before
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Toss: South Africa opt to bat v IndiaLive scorecard and ball-by-ball details As much as South Africa want to experiment ahead of the World Cup, they saw a flat pitch in Durban, knew the new ball would move more under lights, and made a straightforward decision to bat. Faf du Plessis and his men are
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OAKLAND, Calif. — If the Golden State Warriors can create a max salary slot this offseason, the defending NBA champions could position themselves to secure a meeting with LeBron James, league sources told ESPN. There is no indication that Golden State is evaluating such options to acquire the Cavaliers star at this time. A path
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Retired professional boxer Floyd Mayweather is teasing the idea of accepting a mixed martial arts fight, despite shooting down the notion just one month ago. Mayweather, 40, posted a video of himself standing in an MMA cage on social media Wednesday. The post was captioned, “Come at the king, you best not miss.” “2018, Floyd
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9:20 PM ET Kevin SeifertNFL Nation Close ESPN.com national NFL writer ESPN.com NFC North reporter, 2008-2013 Covered Vikings for Minneapolis Star Tribune, 1999-2008 Johnny Manziel’s self-imposed deadline to sign with the CFL’s Hamilton Tiger-Cats passed Wednesday without an agreement. The Tiger-Cats issued a statement that left open the possibility for future negotiations. “While the discussions
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BLOOMINGTON, Minn. — New England Patriots team president Jonathan Kraft said in an interview with NFL Network that quarterback Tom Brady will be given latitude to decide when he retires. Robert & Jonathan Kraft sit down with @Andrea_Kremer before #SuperBowlLII. (via @GMFB) pic.twitter.com/ffZw50W8Z1 — New England Patriots (@Patriots) January 31, 2018 Brady, 40, led the
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Lou DiBella, who has promoted several of Deontay Wilder’s heavyweight world title fights, has added a pair of big men, Stephan Shaw and Oleksandr “Sasha” Teslenko, to his lineup. DiBella announced the signings Tuesday. Shaw and Teslenko will have the first fights of their promotional deals on Feb. 7 on DiBella’s “Broadway Boxing” card at
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The Arizona Diamondbacks have agreed to a deal with free-agent catcher Alex Avila, according to multiple reports. Avila batted .239 with three home runs and 17 RBIs in 35 games for the Chicago Cubs after being acquired in a midseason trade with the Detroit Tigers last year. The nine-year veteran catcher hit .274 with 11
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2017 for the UFC was the first full year under new ownership, as the promotion implemented its new state of normal for the sport. And while plenty of interesting things happened inside the Octagon, victories from the UFC’s biggest stars were not one of them. The absence of Ronda Rousey armbar victories and of Conor
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