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Coyotes snap Blues’ 7-game win streak, 3-2 in shootout

[ad_1] ST. LOUIS (AP) — Nick Schmaltz and Conor Garland scored in the shootout, and the Arizona Coyotes snapped the St. Louis Blues‘ seven-game winning streak with a 3-2 victory Tuesday night. Garland’s power-play goal tied it 2-all at 5:58 of the third period. St. Louis native Clayton Keller had a goal and an assist against his hometown team. Jaden Schwartz and Colton Parayko scored for the Blues, but the
Football

Yanny/Laurel? Geno Smith’s coin toss call under social media scrutiny – Seattle Seahawks Blog

[ad_1] 11:15 PM ETBrady HendersonESPN RENTON, Wash. -- As if the Seattle Seahawks' 27-24 win over the San Francisco 49ers on Monday night wasn't wild enough -- with four-plus quarters of back-and-forth football, a combined seven turnovers and two defensive scores -- the overtime coin toss has produced the NFL's version of the great Laurel versus Yanny debate.Geno Smith did, in fact, call heads to give the Seahawks possession when
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Kentucky Wildcats loss to Evansville won’t necessarily hurt in March

[ad_1] No sooner was the headline written -- Get used to Kentucky at No. 1 -- than the words "kiss of death" crossed my mind.College basketball is too unpredictable, with so many more games determined by younger and younger players, for anything to last very long. Even the vaunted and generally infallible ESPN Power Rankings are apparently a little more fallible than we thought.1 RelatedHere are two quick reactions from
Hockey

Blue Jackets fall to Canadiens in shootout, 3-2

[ad_1] MONTREAL (AP) — Jonathan Drouin scored the shootout winner and the Montreal Canadiens rallied to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Tuesday night. Brendan Gallagher and Tomas Tatar scored third-period goals for the Canadiens (10-5-3), who trailed 1-0 after two periods. Carey Price made 33 saves. The Canadiens have won six of their last eight games (6-1-1). Eric Robinson and Zach Werenski scored in regulation for Columbus (6-8-4).
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MLB shouldn’t expect much from Astros investigating their own cheating

[ad_1] The Houston Astros announced Tuesday that they've opened an investigation after former Astro Mike Fiers told The Athletic the team used a camera in center field to steal signs and immediately communicate that information to its hitters, violating baseball rules.This has overshadowed other breaking news:• Pete Rose declared that he's going to look into the question of whether he bet on baseball.• Ryan Braun announced he's investigating why he
Hockey

Drouin scores shootout winner, Montreal tops Columbus 3-2

[ad_1] MONTREAL (AP) — Jonathan Drouin scored the shootout winner and the Montreal Canadiens rallied to beat the Columbus Blue Jackets 3-2 on Tuesday night. Brendan Gallagher and Tomas Tatar scored third-period goals for the Canadiens (10-5-3), who trailed 1-0 after two periods. Carey Price made 33 saves. The Canadiens have won six of their last eight games (6-1-1). Eric Robinson and Zach Werenski scored in regulation for Columbus (6-8-4).
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James Holzhauer to again face off with rival in ‘Jeopardy!’ Tournament of Champions final

[ad_1] The rematch is on, an epic "Jeopardy!" showdown between a prolific champion and the contestant who beat him is set to begin Thursday.James Holzhauer, a Las Vegas sports bettor who won 32 consecutive games on Jeopardy! earlier this year, advanced to the final round of the show's Tournament of Champions on Tuesday. He'll face Emma Boettcher, a librarian from Chicago who ended Holzhauer's regular-play winning streak on an episode
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College Football Playoff rankings — Loss to LSU has Alabama on the outside looking in

[ad_1] Alabama is sitting at No. 5 in the latest College Football Playoff rankings, and even though that appears oh-so-close to the top four, the very real possibility exists that the Tide could end the season where they sit right now.On the outside looking in.After the Crimson Tide lost at home to LSU on Saturday, all the quibbling started about how the selection committee would balance a tough loss that
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No. 1 Kentucky stunned at home by unranked Evansville

[ad_1] In one of the biggest upsets in recent college basketball history, Evansville beat No. 1 Kentucky 67-64 on Tuesday night in Lexington, marking the program's first ever win over a No. 1 team.Evansville's Sam Cunliffe, a transfer who had previously played at Arizona State and Kansas, hit a pair of free throws in the closing seconds to seal the win. Wildcats guard Tyrese Maxey missed a 3-pointer at the
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Tyson Fury says he’s ‘open’ to Stipe Miocic boxing match

[ad_1] The day after UFC heavyweight champion Stipe Miocic said he is interested in a boxing match with lineal heavyweight champion Tyson Fury, the "Gypsy King" said bring it on."Stipe says he wants to box me, that would be a good fight for sure," Fury said through management company MTK Global on Tuesday. "After I get [Deontay] Wilder out of the way I'll fight Stipe in a boxing match if