• Verizon strikes extensive live-streaming deal with NFL

    Verizon strikes extensive live-streaming deal with NFL

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    To watch the live mobile experience on Yahoo in January, download the Yahoo Sports app on iOS and Google Play . "The NFL is a great partner for us and we are excited to take its premier content across a massive mobile scale so viewers can enjoy live football and other original NFL content where and how they want it".
  • PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year in spot-fixing probe

    PCB bans Nasir Jamshed for one year in spot-fixing probe

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    The ban prevents Jamshed from playing all forms of cricket until February 2018, a year on from the initial suspension. The 28-year-old, who represented his country 68 times across all formats, was charged in April in relation to spot-fixing at last winter's Pakistan Super League .
  • India agree to be Afghanistan's first Test opponents

    India agree to be Afghanistan's first Test opponents

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    Talking about the decision, BCCI acting secretary Amitabh Choudhary said that the historic relationship between the two countries played a major role behind the decision. Half of these games will be against England, Australia and South Africa and the matches at will see a rise home by 20 per cent. The PCB sent a legal notice to ICC to set up a Dispute Resolution Committee for adjudicating the matter of Indian cricket board not honouring its promise of playing bilateral series with Pakistan.
  • Manchester United vs City

    Manchester United vs City

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    Asked whether the title race was now over, Mourinho said: "Probably, yes". Manchester City laid down a huge statement of intent in their quest for the Premier League title by beating second-placed rivals Manchester United thanks to goals from David Silva and Nicolas Otamendi, either side of a Marcus Rashford equalizer.
  • Trey Lyles Scores Career-High 25 Points in Loss to Pacers

    Trey Lyles Scores Career-High 25 Points in Loss to Pacers

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    Kyle Lowry added 15 points, 12 rebounds and six assists on an off-night shooting, Serge Ibaka scored 20 points, and C.J. Miles had 11 for the Raptors. In the first half, Denver was led by Wilson Chandler and Barton. The Pacers continued their comeback in the third quarter, eventually tying the game at 79 on Turner's fastbreak dunk with 4:11 remaining in the frame.
  • Trubisky, Howard lead Bears over hapless Bengals 33-7

    Trubisky, Howard lead Bears over hapless Bengals 33-7

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    The Bengals were without six starting players including cornerbacks Adam Jones and Dre Kirkpatrick and linebackers Vontaze Burfict . Trubisky also rushed for a 4-yard touchdown for good measure. "Some new people, some moving parts, and you know, it was not very good", Lewis said. LEADER OF THE PACK: Howard led a rushing attack that piled up 232 yards.
  • England draw Ashes warm-up match with CA XI

    England draw Ashes warm-up match with CA XI

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    Bairstow was fined for "professional misconduct" when he and other players were drinking in Bristol the night of Stokes' stoush, but he was cleared of any wrongdoing after it emerged he headbutted Cameron Bancroft during England's first night on tour in Australia .
  • Seahawks DE Quinton Jefferson goes after Jaguars fans

    Seahawks DE Quinton Jefferson goes after Jaguars fans

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    The Jacksonville Jaguars were in kneeldown mode as they were about to end the game against the Seattle Seahawks . Things ended ugly in the Seahawks-Jaguars game with multiple personal foul penalties on Seahawks players. Jefferson took off his helmet and walked toward the stands as sideline staff attempted to restrain him. Seahawks defensive tackle Quinton Jefferson was ejected for fighting, and as he made his way into the tunnel, turned back to argue with nearby fans in the stands.
  • Former Twin Jack Morris makes baseball Hall of Fame

    Former Twin Jack Morris makes baseball Hall of Fame

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    And 15 times, he failed to get elected. The Modern Era Committee is one of four Hall of Fame Committees based on era of play (Today's Game -1988-Present, Modern Era - 1970-1987, Golden Days - 1950-1969 and Early Baseball - 1871-1949) that has a rotation of when it can elect players, managers, umpires and executives that are no longer eligibles to be voted into the Hall of Fame by the Baseball Writers' Association of America.
  • Conte excludes Chelsea from title race

    Conte excludes Chelsea from title race

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    Hard to disagree with NevilleChelsea came second in Group C of the Champions League which may have had implications on their league form this season. The Blues failed to get back into the game after falling behind in the seventh minute courtesy of an early goal from Marko Arnautovic . The Blues had plenty of ball possession after that, but simply couldn't breach a rapidly improving West Ham defence under new manager David Moyes .
  • Major League Baseball free agent rumors: Cubs closing in on RP Brandon Morrow

    Major League Baseball free agent rumors: Cubs closing in on RP Brandon Morrow

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    Morrow, most recently with the National League pennant-winning Los Angeles Dodgers , is expected to earn $10-11 million per season on a deal reported to be for two years. With the potential loss of free agent closer Wade Davis , rumored to test the free agency market, Morrow will conceivably be slotted into the closer role for the north siders.