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Rams GM Les Snead doesn’t regret record deals for Jared Goff, Todd Gurley

[ad_1] 6:22 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 general manager Les Snead says he does not regret signing Jared Goff and Todd Gurley to their record-breaking contracts."Those are human beings that gave a lot to this organization and deserve to be compensated," Snead said
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The environment will pose F1’s biggest challenge in the 2020s

[ad_1] Speaking at the final Formula One race of the decade, FIA president Jean Todt said the existence of international motorsport faces two main threats in the future: the fallout from a high-profile, fatal accident and the impact -- perceived or otherwise -- that racing has on the environment.Safety has been a major concern for motorsport since the 1970s. As speeds increased, fatalities rose. And although there were improvements in
Hockey

Marchessault scores twice, Vegas tops Anaheim 5-2

[ad_1] LAS VEGAS (AP) — Jonathan Marchessault scored twice, and the Vegas Golden Knights defeated the Anaheim Ducks 5-2 on Tuesday. Vegas closed out December with a 9-4-2 mark, and on a 13-6-3 run since Nov. 17, and remained in sole possession of first place in the Pacific Division. Since the Golden Knights entered the league for the 2017-18 season, the Ducks have gone 2-8-1 against them, including a 1-3-1
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Two factors that will help predict the 2020 Final Four teams

[ad_1] It's not you, it's us.OK, so that's not exactly the phrase George Costanza tried to take credit for, but it's close enough. It's us as a basketball community that is the problem. Scoring is sexy. Scoring leads highlight shows. Scoring wins awards. And scoring gets you paid. It's as if we have adopted a new slogan to live by: Those that can, score, and those that can't, pass.That's just
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Final NFL stats leaders in every major category for 2019 season

[ad_1] New names were littered among the leaders in several key NFL statistical categories for the 2019 season.Baltimore Ravens quarterback Lamar Jackson provided the numerical proof as to why he should be the front-runner for the league's MVP voting. Tampa Bay Buccaneers linebacker Shaquil Barrett, an afterthought for all but a couple of teams last offseason, led the league in sacks.And some of the NFL's most notable players, such as
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Which mid-major races have the highest stakes in women’s college basketball?

[ad_1] 11:38 AM ETGraham HaysespnW.com CloseGraham Hays covers college sports for espnW, including softball and soccer. Hays began with ESPN in 1999.The regular-season game with the highest stakes in the coming weeks won't take place in Oregon. It has nothing to do with UConn and Tennessee. South Carolina isn't involved.It will be played in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, on Jan. 18, when Lehigh hosts Patriot League rival Bucknell.Unless it comes when Missouri
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Source — Cowboys’ Jerry Jones meets with Jason Garrett again

[ad_1] FRISCO, Texas -- Jason Garrett remains the Dallas Cowboys' coach -- at least for now.Garrett met for a second time with owner/general manager Jerry Jones and his son, Stephen, Dallas' executive vice president, on Tuesday, sources told ESPN.Garrett met with the two on Monday, but by the end of the business day it was passed on that there would be no news conference at The Star regarding the coach's
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Veteran analyst MonteCristo announces departure from Overwatch League

[ad_1] Veteran esports analyst Christopher "MonteCristo" Mykles will depart his role at the Overwatch League ahead of the 2020 season, he announced Tuesday.2 RelatedMonteCristo has commentated for the league since its debut in late 2017. In a series of tweets, the caster cited "creative and philosophical differences" between him and current league executive management following the departure of league commissioner Nate Nanzer for Epic Games in May."All parties will be
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Blue Jackets goalie Joonas Korpisalo (knee) out 4-6 weeks

[ad_1] COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Columbus Blue Jackets goaltender Joonas Korpisalo will be sidelined four to six weeks with a knee injury. The team said Tuesday the 25-year-old Finn had surgery to repair torn cartilage in his right knee. He was hurt during a shootout in a 3-2 loss to Chicago on Sunday night. Korpisalo started slowly this season but has been stellar in the past month. He was selected
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Jets GM Joe Douglas vows to improve communication with players in 2020

[ad_1] FLORHAM PARK, N.J. -- After a season in which three players complained publicly about being mistreated by the organization, New York Jets general manager Joe Douglas said Tuesday one of his offseason priorities is to create a better relationship between players and management."Honestly, we've had open and honest conversations," Douglas said at his end-of-season news conference. "One of the things I can tell you is that communication is going