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Connecticut vs. Washington – Game Recap – October 10, 2019

[ad_1] WASHINGTON -- The Washington Mystics won their first WNBA championship, getting 22 points from Emma Meesseman and 21 from banged-up league MVP Elena Delle Donne to beat the Connecticut Sun 89-78 in Game 5 of the Finals on Thursday night.It was a fitting conclusion to an entertaining series and WNBA season. This was the seventh series in league history that went to a deciding Game 5, and the home
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Marleau helps Sharks beat Blackhawks 5-4 for 1st win

[ad_1] CHICAGO (AP) — Patrick Marleau scored two goals in his first game back with San Jose, and the Sharks beat the Chicago Blackhawks 5-4 on Thursday night for their first victory of the season. Barclay Goodrow snapped a third-period tie and Brent Burns scored his 200th career goal for San Jose, which opened with four consecutive losses. Kevin Labanc also scored, and Dylan Gambrell had two assists. Goodrow was
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Tom Brady, Patriots bailed out by D on way to 6-0 start – New England Patriots Blog

[ad_1] FOXBOROUGH, Mass. -- The New England Patriots offense, led by quarterback Tom Brady, still isn’t clicking. Thankfully for the unit, the defense and special teams make game-changing plays which continue to buy them more time.Everything you need this week:• Full schedule » | Standings »• Depth charts for every team »• Transactions and top news »• Projected 2020 NFL draft order »More NFL coverage » That’s what it took
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Golden Tate’s 64-yard TD gets Giants back in game

[ad_1] FOXBOROUGH, Mass -- The early part of Golden Tate's New York Giants tenure had been rocky. He was suspended the first four games of the season and struggled in his first game back and early in Thursday's game against the New England Patriots.Right on target 🎯#GiantsPride | #NYGvsNE pic.twitter.com/b2WNefzKTX— New York Giants (@Giants) October 11, 2019 Then midway through the second quarter the Giants' top free-agent acquisition this offseason
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Draisaitl scores in shootout, unbeaten Oilers top Devils 4-3

[ad_1] NEWARK, N.J. (AP) — Leon Draisaitl scored the only goal in the shootout to give the undefeated Edmonton Oilers a 4-3 victory over the winless New Jersey Devils on Thursday night. Draisaitl, who also scored in regulation, connected in the third round of the shootout as the Oilers improved to 4-0-0. James Neal and Connor McDavid also had Oilers goals. Mikko Koskinen stopped 28 shots. Article continues below ...
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Randy Couture breaks down Magomedkerimov-Curtis I

[ad_1] One of the best fights of the PFL's 2019 regular season took place on July 11 in Atlantic City, New Jersey, involving welterweights Magomed Magomedkerimov and Chris Curtis.And good news: The rematch is scheduled to go down Friday at Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas.Magomedkerimov (25-5), who is looking to win back-to-back PFL welterweight titles after earning $1 million in 2018, defeated Curtis (21-6) via unanimous decision at
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The NHL’s three tiers of hatred

[ad_1] I watched a Los Angeles Kings vs. Calgary Flames game this week. Not by mistake. Not because I fell asleep with Center Ice streaming. I watched it because of pure, uncut, mutual animosity.The rivalry between Kings defenseman Drew Doughty and Flames forward Matthew Tkachuk managed to surpass the trash-talk-laden hype leading up to the game. It's a feud that has spanned a few seasons. Doughty, who once said he
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Cook, Gooch share lead after first round of Houston Open

[ad_1] HUMBLE, Texas (AP) — Austin Cook and Talor Gooch shot 8-under-par 64s Thursday to take the lead after the first round of the Houston Open. Cook, who tied for 11th as a Monday qualifier in 2015 when the tournament was played the week before the Masters — its calendar slot until 2018 — shot a career-best 29 on the front side. The 28-year-old golfer from Arkansas returned to the
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Rams RB Todd Gurley (thigh) not sure about status for 49ers game

[ad_1] 8:36 PM ETLindsey ThiryESPN Close Covered Rams for two years for Los Angeles Times Previously covered the Falcons Has covered the NBA and college football and basketballTHOUSAND OAKS, Calif. -- Los Angeles Rams running back Todd Gurley expressed uncertainty Thursday about his availability for Sunday's matchup against the San Francisco 49ers."What's today? Thursday?" asked Gurley, who is dealing with a thigh contusion suffered in a Week 5 loss to
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Errol Spence Jr. stable with no broken bones after Dallas car crash

[ad_1] Unified welterweight world titlist Errol Spence Jr. was in stable condition Thursday evening at a Dallas hospital after being involved in a serious one-car accident."Spence is awake and responding and is listed in stable condition," his representatives said in a statement. "He didn't sustain any broken bones or fractures but does have some facial lacerations. He is expected to make a full recovery."The crash happened just before 3 a.m.