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When times get tough for Draymond Green, he hears from Tom Izzo

January 21, 2019 - 6:13pm
The Michigan State coach has developed a reputation as "The Draymond Whisperer," a role the Warriors needed him to play when Green struggled this season.

How does it feel to beat the Warriors? The Lakers are trying to hold on to it

January 21, 2019 - 6:13pm
The Lakers and Warriors will meet for the second time Monday night, but L.A. is focused on the lessons it learned from its Christmas Day win in Oakland.

Time for NFL to expand replay: Why the league needs a new safety net

January 21, 2019 - 6:13pm
Sunday's no-call in the NFC Championship Game shows us why it's time for the NFL to make pass interference a reviewable play.

How does your team measure up? NFL grades and offseason questions

January 21, 2019 - 6:13pm
The 2018 NFL season is drawing to a close for all but the elite. NFL Nation grades each team and looks forward.

Underdogs? Patriots show pedigree, down Chiefs in AFC title game

January 21, 2019 - 4:28pm
The Patriots are headed to their third straight Super Bowl after going on the road and handling Patrick Mahomes in the AFC title game.

Pacquiao gets eye injury, then gets burglarized

January 21, 2019 - 2:52pm
Manny Pacquiao came out of his win over Adrien Broner with a scratched cornea in his left eye, but his team says the injury is minor. Then he went home to find that his Los Angeles residence had been burglarized.

Tennessee jumps Duke to take No. 1 in AP poll

January 21, 2019 - 2:52pm
Tennessee is the new No. 1 in The Associated Press men's college basketball poll on Monday, climbing two spots to earn their first top ranking since the 2007-08 season.

Chasing 24: Serena clears physical, mental hurdles in win over Halep

January 21, 2019 - 2:52pm
Cool and calm down the stretch, Serena Williams took out world No. 1 Simona Halep in the fourth round of the Australian Open.

Celtics' Smart fined $35K for going after Bembry

January 21, 2019 - 1:18pm
The Celtics' Marcus Smart was fined $35,000 by the NBA for charging toward the Hawks' DeAndre' Bembry after being ejected Saturday night.

Beer, hot dog prices to stay low for Atlanta SB

January 21, 2019 - 1:18pm
Falcons president and CEO Rich McKay reiterated that Mercedes-Benz Stadium would have its "Fan First Menu Pricing'' for the 75,000 spectators expected to attend Super Bowl LIII.

Brady: Belichick and I have 'always gotten along'

January 21, 2019 - 1:18pm
Tom Brady's relationship with Bill Belichick is just fine and always has been, the New England Patriots quarterback said a day after they advanced to yet another Super Bowl together.

They spent $25,000 to attend the Super Bowl and watched it on TV

January 21, 2019 - 1:18pm
In the wild, secretive world of Super Bowl ticket sales, brokers often sell tickets to fans before they actually acquire them. But if the market overheats, fans can get burned.

Early look at Super Bowl LIII: Picks, questions and more for Patriots-Rams

January 21, 2019 - 12:17pm
The Patriots and Rams will go head-to-head for a title in two weeks. We have predictions, X factors, looming questions and more.

What we learned from Pacquiao's win over Broner

January 21, 2019 - 12:17pm
After his impressive and dominant victory over Adrien Broner on Saturday, what did we learn from Manny Pacquiao's performance? And will he get a second shot at Floyd Mayweather?

Chiefs scheduled to play in Mexico City again

January 21, 2019 - 10:33am
The NFL announced Monday that the Chiefs will play the Chargers in Mexico City during the 2019 season.

Saints' Payton: Referee chief admitted blown call

January 21, 2019 - 10:33am
Sean Payton said the NFL's head of officials told him the officials "blew the call" by not penalizing the Los Angeles Rams for pass interference late in the fourth quarter of Sunday's NFC Championship Game.

Sarri and Chelsea are in trouble

January 21, 2019 - 10:33am
Maurizio Sarri again tried Eden Hazard up front, but Arsenal were ready. The defeat, and Sarri's post-match comments, will cause waves at Chelsea.

Henry Cejudo stops TJ Dillashaw in 32 seconds, keeps title

January 21, 2019 - 10:33am
Flyweight champ Henry Cejudo needed only 32 seconds to beat TJ Dillashaw on Saturday night, tied for the fifth-fastest KO or TKO in UFC title-fight history.

Panthers, Texans to play in London for 1st time

January 21, 2019 - 9:31am
The Panthers and Texans will play in London for the first time as the NFL announced the four matchups to be held in England during the 2019 season.

Staley, Pingeton want competitive, not controversial meeting

January 21, 2019 - 9:31am
Big Monday will no doubt be emotional and competitive when the Gamecocks host the Tigers. But both coaches hope the game is free of conflict.