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Boston Celtics' Kyrie Irving (11) gets past Dallas Mavericks' Dennis Smith Jr. for a shot attempt in the second half of Monday's game in Dallas. AP Photo/Tony Gutierrez
DALLAS (AP) — Double-digit deficits are becoming just a minor annoyance to the Boston Celtics as they continue their winning ways. Kyrie Irving scored 10 of his season-high 47 points in overtime as the Celtics rallied from 13 points down in the fourth quarter to beat the Dallas Mavericks 110-102...
SEATTLE (AP) — Matt Ryan and the Atlanta Falcons did enough through 3 ½ quarters that even the best comeback attempt by Russell Wilson fell short this time. A couple of yards short to be exact. Ryan threw a pair of touchdown passes, Adrian Clayborn returned a fumble 10 yards for a score and...
FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Retired star pitcher Roy Halladay sped his small sports plane low over the Gulf of Mexico minutes before his fatal crash two weeks ago, climbing sharply in the final seconds before diving into the water, federal investigators said in a preliminary report released...
DALLAS (AP) — Former NFL receiver Terry Glenn, who caught Tom Brady’s first touchdown pass with the New England Patriots in 2001, died Monday following a one-vehicle rollover traffic accident near Dallas that left his fiancée slightly hurt, officials said. He was 43. Glenn died shortly before 1...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Major League Baseball Players Association has extended its deadline by a day to 8 p.m. EST Tuesday for an agreement on a new posting system between the Major League Baseball and its Japanese counterpart, a deal that would allow star pitcher-outfielder Shohei Ohtani to be put up...
WASHINGTON (AP) — Outspoken basketball dad LaVar Ball questioned the extent of President Donald Trump’s involvement in securing his son’s release from the custody of Chinese authorities during a combative 20-minute CNN interview on Monday night. The president, in tweets Sunday, said he should...
NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees raised their available signing bonus money for Japanese star Shohei Ohtani to $3.5 million, acquiring $250,000 in pool money from the Miami Marlins on Monday for left-hander Caleb Smith and first baseman Garrett Cooper. New York has the second-highest total of...
Philadelphia Eagles wide receiver Nelson Agholor (13) escapes pressure running the ball from Dallas Cowboys linebacker Justin Durant (52) and Xavier Woods (25) in the second half of Sunday night's game in Arlington, Texas. AP Photo/Michael Ainsworth
ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — The Dallas Cowboys have lost both games without Ezekiel Elliott, and owner Jerry Jones is still trying to explain what the six-game suspension for his star running back has to do with his objections over a contract extension for Commissioner Roger Goodell. Jones said...
New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady, right, scrambles with the ball during the first half of their game against the Oakland Raiders, Sunday, in Mexico City. AP Photo/Rebecca Blackwell
MEXICO CITY (AP) — The New England Patriots approached their nine-day trip to Denver and Mexico City the way they do just about everything else under coach Bill Belichick. They were all business. And now they head home with two convincing wins over AFC West opponents as the Patriots once again...
HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — UConn guard Christian Vital scored a total of nine points in the Huskies’ first two games of the season then asked for a heart-to-heart talk with coach Kevin Ollie. The sophomore sharpshooter responded with a career-high 30 points on Sunday to lead Connecticut to an 85-66...

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