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Sources: Pacers fear Oladipo lost for season

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A preliminary exam has left the Pacers fearful that Victor Oladipo suffered a season-ending right-knee injury Wednesday night, league sources told ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski. Oladipo will undergo an MRI on Thursday.

Torrid Harden lights up MSG with career-best 61

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James Harden scored a career-high 61 points, tying Kobe Bryant's mark for a visiting opponent at the current Madison Square Garden, as the Rockets edged the Knicks 114-110 on Wednesday night.

Jokic, Nuggets deny violation after leaving bench

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Head coach Mike Malone said he had "no doubts" that Nikola Jokic and other Nuggets players "stayed where they were supposed to stay" after a scuffle between Utah's Derrick Favors and Denver's Mason Plumlee.

Kanter on DNP: Play me or 'get me out of here'

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Knicks center Enes Kanter said he "deserves way better" after he did not play in Wednesday's loss to the Rockets, saying, "What they're doing to me is pretty messed up."

Weddle walks back Ravens-or-retire plan for '19

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Eric Weddle, who will be in the final year of his four-year, $26 million deal with the Ravens next season, said he now is open to playing elsewhere if Baltimore decides to cut him.

Pop, needing 3 for win, keeps DeRozan on bench

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With the Spurs down by two in Philadelphia, coach Gregg Popovich said he left leading scorer DeMar DeRozan on the bench for the final shot because he wanted a 3-pointer for the win Wednesday night.

Day 12 preview: Can Pouille pull off a major upset against Djokovic?

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Lucas Pouille is going to have an uphill battle against world No. 1 Novak Djokovic in the Australian Open semis. But that doesn't mean the Frenchman can't pull off an upset.

Memorable comeback or great collapse? A closer look at Serena's loss Down Under

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Was Serena Williams feeling the pressure or was Karolina Pliskova too good during a stunning turn of events at the Australian Open? In reality, it was both.

Key Royal Rumble stats for 2019

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ESPN Stats & Info's Joey Koontz runs through some key numbers ahead of the men's Royal Rumble match -- the most stats-friendly WWE event of the year.

John Lineker wants bantamweight or featherweight fight as soon as possible

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Lineker, who missed last week's UFC card due to a minor injury, believes he is healthy enough to fight next month. And he's willing to move up to make it happen.

Ajax's dream factory: Where selling De Jong is no big deal

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Losing a superstar isn't a make-or-break moment for Ajax. In fact, it's by design. We go inside the club to see how the dream factory works.

NHL trade-asset tiers: Buyer's guide to the deadline

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We identify the top rentals at all positions and players with term remaining. Plus, a few long-shot wild cards for good measure.

The imperfect joys of the Carolina Hurricanes

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The post-win celebrations have gone viral, but some of the club's perennial problems persist. Here's how the Canes take the next steps to contention.

Olney: Behind Rivera's mask was an uncharitable competitor

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Win or lose, the unanimous new Hall of Famer -- and the greatest postseason performer of all time -- never let you see him sweat. Behind the facade, he was on fire.

What it's like to win a Super Bowl, from 23 men who know

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From seeing your career flash before your eyes to making a snow angel in confetti, players and coaches share their Super Bowl-winning memories.

Tiger, Rickie, DJ and more tell their own 2019 golf success stories

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So what will it take for the top players to walk away from this year feeling they were successful? They tell Michael Collins in their own words.

Coaches questions: What was your most memorable technical foul?

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We asked our coaches to tell us about the technical fouls they remember best. Guess which coach got his 14 seconds into his first game?

Can Ignas Brazdeikis help fuel Michigan's defensive revolution?

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The freshman (and willing defender) might be the player who gets Michigan over the national title hurdle in 2019.

Can figure skating's first LGBTQ team change ice dance's reliance on romance?

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Karina Manta and Joe Johnson arrive at the 2019 figure skating nationals proud to be the first LGBTQ ice dance team. But will their openness impact their scores?

Biggest concern for each Top 25 team

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When will Justin Fields debut at QB for Ohio State? How much turnover can Alabama handle? All of the Top 25 teams have issues to be resolved.