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METAIRIE, La. | Bryant practices with Saints, asserts he’s ‘not a bad guy.’

METAIRIE, La. — Dez Bryant wasn’t about to declare himself a changed man just because he’d changed teams. At age 30, the ninth-year NFL veteran receiver said he is comfortable with who he always has been and hopes he’ll fit in with the New Orleans Saints, a team on a seven-game winning streak that looks … Continue reading METAIRIE, La. | Bryant practices with Saints, asserts he’s ‘not a bad guy.’

DETROIT | Griffin scores 50 points, Pistons top 76ers 133-132 in OT

DETROIT — Blake Griffin scored a career-high 50 points and had the game-winner after he was fouled on a driving layup with 1.8 seconds left as Detroit topped Philadelphia 133-132 in a wild overtime thriller on Tuesday night. JJ Redick’s four-point play with 5.6 seconds left in overtime set up Griffin’s dramatics, while Joel Embiid, … Continue reading DETROIT | Griffin scores 50 points, Pistons top 76ers 133-132 in OT

WASHINGTON | Huberdeau, Panthers beat Capitals for first win of season

WASHINGTON — A dominant first period and a three-goal lead had the Florida Panthers feeling a little too good about cruising toward their first victory of the season. “You feel comfortable, but I think we can’t feel too comfortable,” forward Jonathan Huberdeau said. The Panthers blew that lead and allowed the tying goal with 85 … Continue reading WASHINGTON | Huberdeau, Panthers beat Capitals for first win of season

WASHINGTON | The Latest: Feinstein rejects follow-up calls on Kavanaugh

WASHINGTON — The Latest on Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh and an allegation of sexual misconduct against him (all times local): 10:50 p.m. President Donald Trump‘s nomination of Brett Kavanaugh to the Supreme Court is in turmoil after the woman accusing him of high school-era sexual misconduct told her story publicly for the first time. … Continue reading WASHINGTON | The Latest: Feinstein rejects follow-up calls on Kavanaugh