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Lowe's 10 things: The epic NBA tank battle is coming

February 15, 2018 - 9:00pm
This week's highlights include James Harden's defense, Jaylen Brown, a gorgeous Nuggets play and bad teams being very bad.
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Rizzo at Florida vigil: 'Something has to change'

February 15, 2018 - 8:44pm
Cubs star Anthony Rizzo, a 2007 graduate of Stoneman Douglas High School, was one of about two dozen speakers who addressed a crowd of thousands who came out to show their support at a candlelight vigil for the victims of Wednesday's massacre.
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LeBron, KD: Much to do to ease racial tensions

February 15, 2018 - 8:29pm
LeBron James and Kevin Durant spoke about challenges the country faces in overcoming the racial divide, with James pointing to the ugly incident last year when racist graffiti was found on the gate of his home in Los Angeles.
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Source: Red Sox agree to bring back Nunez

February 15, 2018 - 6:14pm
The Red Sox have an agreement to sign free-agent utilityman Eduardo Nunez to a one-year deal with an option for 2019, a source told ESPN. The deal is pending the passage of a physical -- hardly a formality, given the way Nunez finished last season.
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Quad king Nathan Chen is ready for Olympic gold

February 15, 2018 - 6:11pm
Nathan Chen, the Quad King, has figure skating's most daring move down cold. Will he take the sport to new heights at the Olympics?
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Where AJ McCarron falls in the 2018 QB market, and why he's so interesting

February 15, 2018 - 6:09pm
Don't rule out the Bengals backup as a factor -- he could get paid -- in the increasingly interesting 2018 offseason quarterback market.
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Live updates as Shiffrin, Jacobellis go for gold

February 15, 2018 - 5:49pm
Follow along as Americans Mikaela Shiffrin (Slalom) and Lindsey Jacobellis (Snowboard Cross) compete in Pyeongchang.
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Young's spirits buoyed by call from the Big O

February 15, 2018 - 5:22pm
Trae Young's spirits were buoyed by a surprise phone call Wednesday from Hall of Famer Oscar Robertson, who gave the Sooners freshman "some good advice."
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MLB promises pace changes for spring games

February 15, 2018 - 4:38pm
Commissioner Rob Manfred said MLB has "significantly altered' its positions based on player input and announced that rule changes for pace of play will be announced before the start of spring training games.
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Source: McCarron wins grievance, will be UFA

February 15, 2018 - 4:17pm
AJ McCarron won his grievance against the Bengals and will be an unrestricted free agent on March 14, a source told ESPN's Adam Schefter.
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Silver on Magic, $50K fine: Message was clear

February 15, 2018 - 4:08pm
Adam Silver, in a studio interview with ESPN's The Jump, said Magic Johnson had breached a simple rule about discussing other teams' players and that it wasn't "that big a deal."
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Daytona 101: Drivers rely on film, data to prep for the 500

February 15, 2018 - 2:35pm
A torrent of data along with a library of recordings of races and practice sessions are what you'll find today's NASCAR competitors poring over -- all in the hopes of gaining a competitive advantage in the sport's biggest event of the year.
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Tiger shoots 1-over par in Genesis first round

February 15, 2018 - 2:31pm
Tiger Woods shot a 1-over-par 72 in the first round of the Genesis Open on Thursday, his return to his hometown event for the first time in 12 years.
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Austrian fractures vertebra in snowboard cross

February 15, 2018 - 2:20pm
Markus Schairer, a three-time Olympian from Austria who competes in snowboard cross, fell during a quarterfinal heat and suffered a fracture of the fifth cervical vertebra.
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Raymundo Beltran continues on the road to Vasiliy Lomachenko

February 15, 2018 - 2:10pm
Raymundo Beltran faces Paulus Moses on Friday night, but on his mind is another fighter, and potentially a future date for the biggest fight of his career against Vasiliy Lomachenko.
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Source: Orioles fill rotation need, add Cashner

February 15, 2018 - 1:46pm
The Orioles added a starting pitcher on Thursday, agreeing to a two-year contract with Andrew Cashner, according to multiple reports.
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Remembering Chameka Scott

February 15, 2018 - 1:17pm
As the women's basketball world honors Kay Yow during the 12th annual Play4Kay event, those who knew her best also pay tribute to former Baylor star Chameka Scott. Like Yow, Scott lost her battle with cancer, but had an infectious aura and impacted many.
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America's biggest 2018 exports: Planes, cars ... winter Olympians

February 15, 2018 - 1:11pm
Right around 37 athletes from the United States are competing for other flags in Pyeongchang. For example, Charles Flaherty, from Cincinnati? He skis for Puerto Rico.
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A 10-step guide to the Steelers' offseason

February 15, 2018 - 12:49pm
Pittsburgh has a few positional needs on defense but won't be pressured into any major decisions in free agency or otherwise.
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GM Kevin Colbert sends clear message Steelers need to improve

February 15, 2018 - 12:48pm
Following a disappointing playoff exit, the Pittsburgh GM hinted that he might be active this offseason in the quest for a championship.
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