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Hughes has more scans, still in critical condition

SYDNEY (AP) More than 24 hours after being hit behind the left ear by a short-pitched ball, Australian cricketer Phillip Hughes remained in critical condition on Wednesday after undergoing emergency surgery. Australian team doctor Peter Brukner issued a statement saying Hughes had further scans at St. Vincent's Hospital during the morning and that his condition was unchanged from...
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FPPG: Matchups look good for Tannehill, Robinson, Allen

Through 12 weeks, our Position vs. Fantasy Defensive Points Allowed tool has been a tool to help you find good matchups. Last week, it not only told YOU to stay away from Robert Griffin III - the word seems to have gotten to his coaches, too! As always, please remember that the players listed are mostly meant to be borderline guys, who need reasons for you to play or bench them....
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Liverpool boss Brendan Rodgers reveals no plan for January transfers

Liverpool manager Brendan Rodgers says he is not looking to sign any players in the January transfer window despite a poor start to the season. The Reds are currently 12th in the Premier League table, just four points off the relegation places and have lost their last four games in a row. Rodgers spent heavily in the summer, following the departure of Luis Suarez, bringing in...
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Sergio Aguero insists Bayern win can launch Manchester City's season

Sergio Aguero hopes his hat-trick against Bayern Munich can spark Manchester City's season into life. The Argentine's match-winning performance on Tuesday enhanced City's hopes of making the Champions League knockout stage and saw team-mates and pundits scrambling to bracket him with the world's best players. Aguero has 17 goals in 18 appearances this season, but champions City are...
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NFL to look back at players' roots

NEW YORK (AP) From back yards to playgrounds to schools, the NFL is looking back at its players' roots through its Play 60 program. The latest promotion, themed ''Come Out To Play,'' focuses on where the likes of the Manning brothers, Victor Cruz, J.J. Watt and Calvin Johnson embraced football as youngsters. The spot will debut on Thanksgiving Day and run for the rest of the season...
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Tuesday's Sports in Brief

COLLEGE FOOTBALL Alabama, Oregon, Florida State and Mississippi State remained the top four teams in the College Football Playoff rankings heading into a weekend when just about all the contenders are facing challenging rivals. TCU was fifth, Ohio State was sixth and Baylor seventh. The only team in the top eight to change was UCLA, which slipped into the eighth spot. COLUMBUS, Ohio...
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Manchester United boss reveals talks held with Bayern ace Arjen Robben

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... Steve Bruce is planning to raid Tottenham again in January for winger Aaron Lennon. Michael Dawson, Jake Livermore and Tom Huddlestone have already left north London for Hull. Southampton are interested...
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No. 17 Missouri seeking 2nd SEC East title

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) Growing up in Kansas City, Shane Ray was a ''Big 12 kid.'' Through his redshirt season in 2011, Missouri was a Big 12 school. Three years later, the Tigers find themselves competing for a berth in their second consecutive Southeastern Conference championship game. ''When we moved to the SEC, I realized the program was going into change,'' Ray said. ''Being young...
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Texas Thanksgiving weekend highlights Big 12 week

Things to watch in Week 14 of the Big 12 Conference season, a holiday week version: GAME OF THE WEEK: No. 6 TCU at Texas, on Thanksgiving night. This will be the 1,200th game in Horned Frogs history, but only the second time since 1928 they've played on Thanksgiving Day. The last time was two years ago at Texas, when Big 12 newcomer TCU beat Texas for its 600th victory. The Horned...
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NFL might not flex any Sunday night games in 2014

NEW YORK (AP) For the first time since flexible scheduling came to ''Sunday Night Football'' in 2006, the NFL could go an entire season without needing it. No way Cowboys-Eagles gets swapped out in Week 15. NFC East showdowns are huge ratings draws even if both teams are struggling, and this one might decide the division title. Seahawks-Cardinals in Week 16 keeps getting juicer...
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Football feast heavy on playoff implications

Rivalries are like a big Thanksgiving dinner with all the trimmings - oh so appetizing but with the potential to leave you feeling sick and sleepy. Throw a heaping helping of playoff implications on top of those rivalries, and it's like smothering the whole thing in gravy. Welcome to rivalry week in the College Football Playoff era, a three-day football feast. Selection committee...
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Rivalry week will be last stand for some coaches

Will Muschamp knows he will be coaching his last game for Florida this weekend. There are a few more coaches who will be doing the same thing without knowing it - at least for sure. The coaching carousel will start spinning fast when the regular season ends for many teams on Saturday. While you're keeping track of rivalries and games with playoff implication, here are a few coaching...
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Five-time All-Star, former North Stars coach Oliver dies at 77

MINNEAPOLIS — Murray Oliver, a five-time All-Star who briefly coached the Minnesota North Stars, has died from a heart attack. He was 77. Oliver, who died on Sunday, played for the Detroit Red Wings, Boston Bruins, Toronto Maple Leafs and North Stars in a career that started in 1957 and ended in 1975. He scored 274 goals in 1,127 NHL games. He finished second in rookie of the year...
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Benching signals end of Griffin's career —€” at least in Washington

As the Nos. 1 and 2 overall picks in their respective draft classes, Andrew Luck and Robert Griffin III forever will be linked in NFL history like fellow quarterbacks Peyton Manning and Ryan Leaf. Luck's career is on the same upward trajectory as Manning during his early days in Indianapolis. Unfortunately for Griffin, his path is looking eerily similar to the one that led Leaf out...
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Blackhawks-Avalanche Preview

Jonathan Toews wouldn't use fatigue as the convenient excuse for the Chicago Blackhawks' latest performance, but a couple days of rest might help them have a better showing on their lengthy road trip. Getting back in the win column Wednesday night, however, could prove a more difficult challenge, given the Colorado Avalanche's resurgence and the Blackhawks' recent results in the...
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"King" Of Everything

There's something remarkable unfolding in Cleveland. No, not the slow start.  That's happened before.  In fact, there's plenty of examples of NBA "superteams" struggling to coalesce. It happened when Pippin came to Houston to join Hakeem and Sir Charles.  It happened when Malone and Payton came to Los Angeles to join Kobe and Shaq.  Heck, it even happened...
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Could Rays end up in Montreal? Club's future home up for debate

The future of Major League Baseball in the Tampa Bay region remains in doubt. But now clarity on the issue appears more attainable than ever — for interested parties in Florida and Quebec. Officials with the Tampa Bay Rays and the city of St. Petersburg are making continued progress on an agreement that would allow the Rays to explore stadium sites outside St. Petersburg. (Currently...
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Nuggets-Suns Preview

The Denver Nuggets have overcome their sluggish start to the season and are on the verge of owning a winning record for the first time since opening night. Another strong performance from Ty Lawson could help continue their surge and end a four-game slide against the Phoenix Suns on Wednesday night in the opener of this home-and-home set. Denver (7-7) began its season with an 89...
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Flames-Sharks Preview

The San Jose Sharks are still looking to get back in the win column after a third straight loss their last time out. A visit from the Calgary Flames could help them do just that. Slumping San Jose goes for an eighth home win in nine tries against the Flames as these Pacific Division foes meet for the first time Wednesday night. The Sharks (10-9-4) are trying to snap an 0-1-2 slide...
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IPTL: New league offers a new look for tennis

There's no rest for Roger. Back near the top of the rankings, and fresh from his long-awaited Davis Cup triumph with Switzerland, Roger Federer is getting ready for the International Premier Tennis League that gets under way on Friday. Joining Federer in the franchise-based, short-format competition will be the top-ranked players in men's and women's tennis, with Novak Djokovic and...
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Arizona-San Diego St. Preview

Winston Shepard and San Diego State are sick of losing to Arizona, particularly after the Wildcats eliminated the Aztecs from postseason play eight months ago. The 15th-ranked Aztecs have another chance to knock off the third-ranked Wildcats in Wednesday night's Maui Invitational championship game as the schools meet for a fifth time in four seasons. San Diego State (5-0) is 31-5...
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Kings-Wild Preview

The Los Angeles Kings were among the most successful road teams in the NHL last season, a big reason why they won their second Stanley Cup title in three years in June. They haven't carried that success into 2014-15, and the Minnesota Wild aren't ready to be gracious hosts. The Kings will try to cap their three-game road trip on a positive note Wednesday night against the Wild, one...
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RECAP: Ducks beat Flames at home for 19th straight time

Corey Perry, Matt Beleskey and Kyle Palmieri staked Anaheim to a big lead, and the Ducks then held on for their 19th straight home victory against Calgary, beating the Flames 3-2 on Tuesday night. The Flames haven't won in Anaheim since Jan. 19, 2004. Only three players who played for Calgary in that game are active in the NHL. Jonas Hiller, who spent his first seven NHL seasons...
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No. 15 San Diego State routs Pitt in Maui, to face Arizona in final

LAHAINA, Hawaii — San Diego State fought through a tight game and won in a runaway to open the Maui Invitational. Two victories in paradise earned the 15th-ranked Aztecs a shot at a familiar foe: No. 3 Arizona. Trey Kell scored 15 points and No. 15 San Diego State shot its way into the Maui Invitational championship game, romping over Pittsburgh 74-57 Tuesday night. San Diego State...
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USC fends off Cal State Fullerton 53-49

LOS ANGELES (AP) Nikola Jovanovic had 13 points, 11 rebounds and game-saving block and Southern California held off a late rally to beat Cal State Fullerton 53-49 on Tuesday night. Darion Clark had 10 points and 14 rebounds for the Trojans (3-3), who have alternated wins and losses every game this season. Junior guard Lanerryl Johnson scored 21 points with five 3-pointers to lead...
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