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Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 01:16 AM EST

Cowboys Hold On Against Vikings for 11th Straight Win

Cowboys Hold On Against Vikings for 11th Straight Win

Dez Bryant sashayed through the Dallas locker room with an unmistakable swagger and had nothing but good things to say about his adversary this time around. It was a stark change from a week ago, when he...

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 03:28 PM EST

Ex-NFL Player Shot, Killed in Highway Shooting: Sheriff

Ex-NFL Player Shot, Killed in Highway Shooting: Sheriff

A former New York Jets player was killed Thursday in a highway shooting outside New Orleans, according to officials. Joe McKnight, a running back for the Jets from 2010 to 2012, was shot after an argument...

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 02:53 PM EST

New York Ranked Ahead of Boston As 'Best Sports City'

New York Ranked Ahead of Boston As 'Best Sports City'

Patriots and Red Sox fans might disagree, but Giants and Yankees fans will embrace the new "Best Sports Cities" rankings from WalletHub. The site ranked New York as the number 1 overall best sports city in the...

Friday, Dec 2, 2016 at 02:18 PM EST

Patriots Expect Gronk to Miss Season After Back Surgery

Patriots Expect Gronk to Miss Season After Back Surgery

The Patriots say they do not expect Rob Gronkowski to return this season after he undergoes surgery for a lower back injury Friday.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 01:23 PM EST

LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year

LeBron James Is Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson of Year

LeBron James delivered on a promise and ended decades of Cleveland sports misery in 2016. For leading the Cavaliers to an NBA title and ending the city's 52-year title drought, James was chosen as Sports...

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 01:30 PM EST

Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech

Taking the Plunge: Michael Phelps Looks to Dip Into Tech

Michael Phelps wants to dive into Silicon Valley's investment opportunities as he tries to make the transition from Olympic swimming star and product pitchman to entrepreneur.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 01:29 PM EST

Vikings Head Coach to Miss Cowboys Game Thursday

Vikings Head Coach to Miss Cowboys Game Thursday

Minnesota Vikings coach Mike Zimmer is having emergency eye surgery, about a month after he had an initial procedure to repair a torn retina. The emergency surgery will keep him from coaching Thursday's game.

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 10:39 PM EST

UConn Holds off Boston University for First Home Win

UConn Holds off Boston University for First Home Win

Freshman Christian Vital scored 13 points and UConn held off Boston University 51-49 on Wednesday night.

Thursday, Dec 1, 2016 at 11:16 AM EST

I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends

I Miss Him: Barkley Reveals He and Jordan No Longer Friends

NBA Hall-of-Famer Charles Barkley gave an interview on the Dan Le Batard radio show this week where he explained, despite a recent photo that had been making the rounds, he and once close pal Michael Jordan have...

Wednesday, Nov 30, 2016 at 01:26 PM EST

Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw'

Serena Williams on Sexism: Being a Woman Is Not a 'Flaw'

Serena Williams served up another ace. Only this time it was in the form of an open letter about sexism and wage disparity between males and females in sports. The letter, initially written for Porter...

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