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Report: Serena Williams, Drake Are Engaged; Couple Set To Tie The Knot

Serena Williams and Drake are taking their relationship to the next level. The rapper recently brought Williams up to his hometown of Toronto where he proposed to the tennis superstar, according to OK! Magazine. “She said yes, but they want to keep it on the down-low for now,” a source told OK! Magazine. The two haven’t confirmed their relationship publicly, but they were...
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Dolphins fire defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle, promote Lou Anarumo

By Ricky Doyle The Miami Dolphins made another coaching change. The Dolphins fired defensive coordinator Kevin Coyle on Thursday and promoted defensive backs coach Lou Anarumo to the position. This marks Miami’s second significant coaching change this week, as the Fins fired head coach Joe Philbin on Monday following the team’s Week 4 loss to the New York Jets. “Lou and...
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Liverpool Appoints Jurgen Klopp As New Manager, Brendan Rodgers’ Replacement

Liverpool Football Club are delighted to announce Jürgen Klopp has been appointed as the club’s new manager. It's official – Jürgen Klopp is the new manager of Liverpool Football Club #KloppLFC pic.twitter.com/QfAxM9sT97 — Liverpool FC (@LFC) October 8, 2015 Here's the moment Jürgen Klopp put pen to paper #KloppLFC https://t.co/Yvb6kQ9KtB — Liverpool FC (@LFC...
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Patriots Injury Report: Bradley Fletcher Limited With Hamstring Ailment

FOXBORO, Mass. — Cornerback Bradley Fletcher could sit out his second consecutive game for the New England Patriots. Fletcher, who was a healthy scratch in Week 3 against the Jacksonville Jaguars, was added to the Patriots’ injury report Thursday with a hamstring ailment. Fellow cornerback Tarell Brown remained limited with a foot injury, while rookie defensive end Trey Flowers...
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Messi charged with tax fraud, could face prison time if convicted

Lionel Messi hasn’t out-raced the long arm of the law after all. A Spanish judge charged Messi and his father, Jorge, with three counts of tax fraud Thursday, according to the Associated Press. The judge rejected a request prosecutors made earlier this week to remove the soccer superstar from the case. Messi, 27, will stand trial and could face a fine and prison time if convicted...
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Royals Leave Jonny Gomes Off Roster For Division Series With Astros

The Kansas City Royals won’t be getting any postseason magic from Jonny Gomes. The Royals left the outfielder off their roster for the American League Division Series against the Houston Astros. Pinch runner Terrance Gore will be Kansas City’s 25th man for the series. The Atlanta Braves shipped Gomes to the Royals at Major League Baseball’s Aug. 31 trade deadline, but he hasn’t...
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MLB Playoff Predictions: Who Will Win 2015 World Series? (Photos)

The 2015 Major League Baseball postseason looks wide open. This year’s playoffs already kicked into high gear with a pair of entertaining Wild Card Games. The Houston Astros defeated the New York Yankees in the AL Wild Card Game, and the Chicago Cubs downed the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL version of the one-game elimination clash. Now, it’s time to expand the series: first with...
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Dustin Brown Escapes Suspension For Huge Hit On Logan Couture (Video)

Los Angeles Kings captain Dustin Brown has played on the edge his entire NHL career, and he came dangerously close to crossing it (he arguably did) in Wednesday night’s season opener against the San Jose Sharks. Brown lined up Sharks forward Logan Couture in the neutral zone and unleashed a devastating hit. The Kings forward led with his head, while also appearing to make contact...
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Gronk: Have to be ‘super smart’ to play Tight End for Patriots

Rob Gronkowski likes to play the fool off the field, but he’s proven to be no dummy when it comes to playing football. Patriots head coach Bill Belichick said Gronkowski, outside of quarterback Tom Brady, has the toughest job in the Patriots’ offense. “We move him around in a lot of different positions,” Belichick said last month. “He has, really, a lot to learn. Probably...
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Watch Cubs-Cardinals NLDS Game 1 Online (Live Stream)

The St. Louis Cardinals were the best team in baseball throughout the 2015 season, and they begin their journey toward the World Series with Game 1 of the National League Division Series against the rival Chicago Cubs. The Cubs earned an NLDS berth by beating the Pittsburgh Pirates in the NL Wild Card game with a dominating performance from starting pitcher Jake Arrieta. Baseball...
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Dion Lewis signed extension to repay Patriots for giving him chance

FOXBORO, Mass. — The news broke on Dion Lewis’ two-year contract extension while the New England Patriots were preparing for practice, so the running back’s teammates found out about the deal like everyone else: through the media. Lewis, who has 325 total yards and two touchdowns through three games on just 45 touches, now is locked up through the 2017 season. He’s added...
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FIFA Suspends Sepp Blatter, Michel Platini, Jerome Valcke In Top-Level Frenzy

FIFA has cast Sepp Blatter and a pair of his former right-hand men out of the house he helped build. FIFA suspended Blatter, its president, Michel Platini, a vice president, and Jerome Valcke, its secretary general, from all soccer activities for 90 days on Thursday, according to its website. FIFA’s Ethics Committee took action in the aftermath of Switzerland’s Attorney General’s...
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Brady or Rodgers? Sampling of NFL execs split on debate

It’s one of the best debates in the NFL right now: Would you rather have Tom Brady or Aaron Rodgers as your quarterback? You’d be hard-pressed to find anyone to debate the assertion that Brady and Rodgers aren’t the two best quarterbacks in the NFL, but when you start talking about which one is the best, that’s where the debate really begins. The case for each is obvious...
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Watch Boston Celtics-Real Madrid Game Online (Live Stream)

The Boston Celtics’ short tour of Europe will come to an end in Madrid. The C’s will face the Liga ACB’s Real Madrid at 3 p.m. ET on Thursday at Barclaycard Center in the Spanish capital. However, the Celtics might be in some trouble for their second preseason game, as a number of their players are sick. Coverage for the contest begins at 2:30 p.m. ET, and NBC Sports Live...
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Patriots practice report: Ryan Wendell lines up with first-team offense

The New England Patriots might further shake up their offensive line this week. Ryan Wendell, who has returned to practice as a full participant after missing time with an illness, was lining up at center with Tom Brady and the Patriots’ first team-offense Thursday. David Andrews, who hasn’t missed a single offensive snap this season, was playing on the second-team unit with...
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David Ross Explains Role In Cubs-Pirates Brawl, Sean Rodriguez Scrap

Tempers flared Wednesday night at PNC Park. An unlikely player was in the middle of the drama. Chicago Cubs catcher Davis Ross, known across Major League Baseball as a consummate professional, was involved in a dust-up with Pittsburgh Pirates utility player Sean Rodriguez when the benches cleared in the seventh inning of the teams’ National League Wild Card Game. The incident stemmed...
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Katie Nolan Rips Greg Hardy, NFL For Cowboys DE’s ‘Garbage’ Comments (Video)

Greg Hardy hasn’t seemed to show any remorse for his actions, and FOX Sports’ Katie Nolan isn’t going to let him or the NFL forget that. The defensive end returned this week from a four-game suspension for being found guilty — by a county court and by the NFL — of abusing his ex-girlfriend, throwing her onto a pile of assault rifles and threatening to kill her. And with...
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Watch Astros Vs. Royals ALDS Game 1 Online (Live Stream)

The Kansas City Royals followed up a surprise run to the 2014 World Series by finishing with the American League’s best record this season. They will host the Houston Astros — who earned a playoff berth by beating the New York Yankees in the wild card game — in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Thursday night. This is the first postseason appearance for the Astros...
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Dion Lewis signs two-year contract extension with Patriots

The New England Patriots wisely locked up running back Dion Lewis to a two-year contract extension Thursday. The deal, first reported by ESPN’s Field Yates, has a base value of $3 million and is worth up to $5 million, a source told NFL Media’s Ian Rapoport. Lewis received a $600,000 signing bonus, Yates reported. His base salary is $800,000 in 2016 and $1.2 million in 2017...
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Watch Rangers Vs. Blue Jays ALDS Game 1 Online (Live Stream)

The Toronto Blue Jays are back in the MLB postseason for the first time since 1993, when they won the second of their back-to-back World Series championships. After winning the American League East, the Blue Jays will host the AL West champion Texas Rangers in Game 1 of the American League Division Series on Thursday afternoon. Here’s how to watch Rangers-Blue Jays. When: Thursday...
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Report: Jurgen Klopp To Be Named Liverpool’s New Manager Friday

LONDON — Jurgen Klopp is headed to Liverpool to take over as manager of the Premier League club, a person familiar with the situation said Thursday. The person spoke on condition of anonymity because Klopp has not yet signed a contract. Liverpool has called a news conference for Friday morning. Brendan Rodgers was fired Sunday following an 18-month slump since nearly winning the...
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Sean Rodriguez Becomes A Twitter Joke After Water Cooler Brawl (Video)

Sean Rodriguez is a tool. That’s the only logical explanation for his actions Wednesday night in the Chicago Cubs’ National League Wild Card Game win over the Pittsburgh Pirates at PNC Park. Rodriguez stormed out of the dugout when the benches cleared in the seventh inning after Cubs starter Jake Arrieta was hit by a pitch. The Pirates utility player proceeded to blow a gasket...
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Watch Colts Vs. Texans ‘Thursday Night Football’ Game Online (Live Stream)

Week 5 of the 2015 NFL season kicks off Thursday night with the Houston Texans hosting the Indianapolis Colts. The Texans were expected to challenge the Colts for the AFC South division crown, but Houston has disappointed through the first quarter of the season with a 1-3 record. Another loss could severely decrease their chances of winning the division. The Colts, meanwhile, could...
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Which Bruins Hall Of Famer Debuted And Scored His First Career Goal Against Winnipeg Jets?

It’s been a while since hockey’s been played in Boston, but that drought will finally come to an end Thursday night at TD Garden. The Boston Bruins will open their season against the Winnipeg Jets, as the B’s look to bounce back after a disappointing 2014-15 campaign. The first game of the season is always special, especially for rookies making their NHL debut. In fact, one...
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Cowboys’ Injuries Cautionary Tale For Surging Patriots (Podcast)

Tom Brady, Rob Gronkowski and the New England Patriots are on a roll, but things can change in an instant in the NFL. Just ask the Dallas Cowboys. No team has been decimated by injuries like the Cowboys, who enter Sunday’s matchup with the Patriots missing quarterback Tony Romo and wide receiver Dez Bryant, among numerous others. NESN.com’s Michaela Vernava welcomed Patriots...
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