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Villarreal beats Deportivo 3-0 in 5th straight win

BARCELONA, Spain (AP) Villarreal striker Luciano Vietto scored two goals to secure a comfortable 3-0 win over visitors Deportivo La Coruna in the Spanish league on Sunday. Villarreal's fifth straight victory in the league lifted it to a provisional fifth place, while Deportivo remained one point above the relegation zone. Jonathan Dos Santos finished off the rebound of Denis Cheryshev...
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Live: Newcastle hosts Sunderland in bitter Premier League derby match

Live: Newcastle hosts Sunderland in bitter Premier League derby match
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Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho rejects idea of retrospective action against divers

Chelsea boss Jose Mourinho says it would be a "disaster" to punish divers retrospectively. Diego Costa and Willian both received yellow cards for dives against Hull at Stamford Bridge last week, when City boss Steve Bruce claimed Gary Cahill went down "like something out of Swan Lake" in the area. Those incidents have added to the calls for an independent panel to review and punish...
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Arsene Wenger hints at possible January signings for Arsenal

Arsenal manager Arsene Wenger insists he will only spend money in January on the right player. The Frenchman has often been criticised for a reluctance to part with big transfer fees, compromising the quality of players they have brought in in recent years. But Wenger, whose side face Liverpool on Sunday afternoon, says past reluctance to spend is based on the club's finances and...
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Report: Kings talking to Nets about trade for Deron Williams

The Brooklyn Nets and Sacramento Kings are discussing a deal that would send point guard Deron Williams to the Kings, Yahoo Sports/FOX Sports 1 Insider Adrian Wojnarowski reports. However, no deal is believed to be imminent. Williams, 30, is averaging 15.6 points per game, 6.8 assists per game and 3.1 rebounds per game in 25 games this season. As ESPN notes, he is owed more than...
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Borussia Dortmund, Marco Reus 'agree' $31m Real Madrid summer deal

Each day we'll bring you the very latest tabloid rumors as the biggest clubs around look to splash the cash to bolster their rosters. True or not, they're always entertaining... Manchester United have been given the green light to make a summer bid for Gareth Bale. Borussia Dortmund's Marco Reus has agreed to join Real Madrid for $31m at the end of the season. Manchester City are...
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Frazier's day: 14 stitches, MVP honor in Florida's win over Wake

SUNRISE, Fla. -- Florida Gators guard Michael Frazier II needed 14 stitches in his forehead following a bloody collision with an opponent in the first half of the Orange Bowl Classic. Later he picked up another souvenir: the outstanding player trophy. He was surprised to win and credited a sympathy vote. ''It was probably just because I got hurt,'' Frazier said. If Frazier wasn't...
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Hirscher leads 1st run in Alta Badia; Ligety 7th

ALTA BADIA, Italy (AP) Three-time defending overall World Cup winner Marcel Hirscher held a slight lead over two Frenchmen following the opening run of a giant slalom Sunday on the Gran Risa course. The Austrian clocked 1 minute, 16.71 seconds down a piste made up nearly entirely of artificial snow. Alexis Pinturault stood second, 0.16 seconds behind, and Thomas Fanara was another...
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Larry Brown nostalgic after SMU beats reeling Michigan

ANN ARBOR, Mich. -- Larry Brown has had a lot of homes in a 40-year coaching career. The state of Michigan is one of the special ones. Brown was in a sentimental mood after Southern Methodist beat slumping Michigan 62-51 on Saturday. ''Gosh, I love this place,'' he said. ''This is a great school that has had teams like the Fab Five, and it is in a great state with such a fantastic...
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World Cup races canceled due to lack of snow

VIENNA (AP) The International Ski Federation (FIS) has canceled women's World Cup races in Semmering, Austria, next week because of a lack of snow. Mild temperatures have prevented organizers from producing sufficient artificial snow to cover the Zauberberg course at the resort, where a giant slalom was scheduled for Sunday, followed by a night slalom the next day. FIS women's race...
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Phoenix beat Sydney FC in A-League match Sunday

SYDNEY (AP) The Wellington Phoenix moved ahead of Sydney FC and into the top four in Australia's A-League with a 2-0 win over the Sydney side in the only match Sunday. Two second-half goals by Nathan Burns - in the 73rd and 81st minutes - gave Wellington the vital away win. Earlier in round 11, midfielder Erik Paartalu's goal gave Melbourne City a 1-0 win over the Melbourne Victory...
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Lauren Jackson returns from 11-month injury layoff

CANBERRA, Australia (AP) Seattle Storm forward and former WNBA most valuable player Lauren Jackson played her first competitive match in 11 months on the weekend, admitting she was ''terrible'' while scoring 13 points to lead the Canberra Capitals to victory in Australia. The 33-year-old Jackson had knee and hip operations this year which prevented her from playing for Seattle and...
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Lyoto Machida is still the class of the middleweight contender race

The question was raised by C.B. Dollaway prior to Saturday night that if he somehow got past Lyoto Machida, shouldn't that make him the real No. 1 contender in the middleweight division? After all, Machida was a former light heavyweight champion who pushed Chris Weidman further than he's ever been pushed, not to mention the fact that he made short work of Mark Munoz and battered...
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Canucks' Hansen collapses on bench, taken to hospital

VANCOUVER, British Columbia -- Canucks forward Jannik Hansen is expected to be OK after it appeared he collapsed on the bench Saturday night after taking a hit during Vancouver's game against the Calgary Flames. "I think everything's good," Canucks coach Willie Desjardins said following his team's 3-2 victory in overtime. "He was at the hospital. Everything's checking out, though...
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Wright scores 17 as No. 14 Utah beats UNLV 59-46

LAS VEGAS (AP) Delon Wright scored 17 points, Brandon Taylor had 16, and No. 14 Utah beat UNLV 59-46 on Saturday night in the MGM Grand Showcase. Utah (8-2) had 12 steals - including six by Taylor and four by Wright - to cap a rough stretch by winning for the third time in four games. Rashad Vaughn had 16 points and seven rebounds to lead UNLV (7-3), and Christian Wood added eight...
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Paul catches fire in final minutes, leads Clippers past Bucks

LOS ANGELES -- Chris Paul scored nine of his 27 points in the final 4:04 and Blake Griffin added 24, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. Griffin, coming off back-to-back 30-point games against Indiana and Denver, picked up his third foul with 5:41 left in the half and the Clippers trailing 42-38. Griffin made a critical...
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Lyoto Machida stuns, stops CB Dollaway in first round

Lyoto Machida once more demonstrated his single-strike stopping power with a quick first round TKO Saturday night in the main event of UFC Fight Night against CB Dollaway. Dollaway had won four out of his last five fights but the former light heavyweight champion stopped the surging young fighter with a left kick to the ribs early, and that was the beginning of the end. After getting...
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RECAP: Paul, Griffin lift Clippers over Bucks 106-102

Chris Paul scored nine of his 27 points in the final 4:04 and Blake Griffin added 24, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. Griffin, coming off back-to-back 30-point games against Indiana and Denver, picked up his third foul with 5:41 left in the half and the Clippers trailing 42-38. Griffin made a critical tip-in of Paul...
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Camellia Bowl: Bowling Green drops South Alabama on late, 78-yard TD pass

MONTGOMERY, Ala. -- Roger Lewis caught a 78-yard touchdown pass from James Knapke with 1:04 remaining to lift Bowling Green to a 33-28 victory over South Alabama on Saturday night in the inaugural Camellia Bowl. The Falcons (8-6) responded one play after the Jaguars (6-7) took their first lead. Lewis, Bowling Green's freshman star, got several yards beyond Roman Buchanan downfield...
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Blues burned in overtime, lose to Sharks 3-2

SAN JOSE, Calif. -- Brent Burns scored a power-play goal 4:22 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks rallied past the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Saturday night for their season-best fifth straight victory. Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored with 21 seconds remaining in regulation to tie the game for the Sharks. Joe Thornton dug the puck out of the corner before delivering the pass. Steve Ott...
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Major League Baseball: The standard bearer of parity in pro sports

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Pacers-Timberwolves Preview

The Indiana Pacers are coming off their worst shooting night in four seasons, but their next opponent has allowed plenty of offense to just about everyone they face. Frank Vogel's struggling squad will try to win for just the second time in 12 games Sunday night when visiting the similarly injury-plagued Minnesota Timberwolves, who are in danger of posting their third losing streak...
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Burns gives Sharks 3-2 win over Blues in OT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) Brent Burns scored a power-play goal 4:22 into overtime, and the San Jose Sharks rallied past the St. Louis Blues 3-2 on Saturday night for their season-best fifth straight victory. Marc-Edouard Vlasic scored with 21 seconds remaining in regulation to tie the game for the Sharks. Joe Thornton dug the puck out of the corner before delivering the pass. Steve...
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Clippers nip Bucks

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Chris Paul scored nine of his 27 points in the final 4:04 and Blake Griffin added 24, leading the Los Angeles Clippers to a 106-102 victory over the Milwaukee Bucks on Saturday night. Griffin, coming off back-to-back 30-point games against Indiana and Denver, picked up his third foul with 5:41 left in the half and the Clippers trailing 42-38. Griffin made a critical...
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Maple Leafs-Blackhawks Preview

Jonathan Toews and the Chicago Blackhawks have come a long way since their early struggles, putting together a hot stretch that has lasted over a month. The Toronto Maple Leafs are simply trying to play a solid 60 minutes. Chicago seeks its eighth consecutive home victory Sunday night against a Toronto club that has lost two straight heading into a seven-game trip. The Blackhawks...
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