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MIAMI | LeBron James scores 51 points, Lakers roll past Heat 113-97

MIAMI— LeBron James scored 51 points against his former club and the Los Angeles Lakers beat the Miami Heat 113-97 on Sunday night. James had 19 points in the first quarter to set the tone, the Lakers led by as many as 21 and never trailed. The 51 points were a season high for James, … Continue reading MIAMI | LeBron James scores 51 points, Lakers roll past Heat 113-97

JACKSONVILLE, Fla | Roethlisberger leads Steelers to comeback win over Jags

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.— Ben Roethlisberger was far from perfect until the fourth quarter, and that was all that mattered for the Pittsburgh Steelers. One week after Roethlisberger had a perfect quarterback rating, he overcame three interceptions and a 16-0 deficit by leading two late scoring drives. He lunged in from the 1 for the winning score … Continue reading JACKSONVILLE, Fla | Roethlisberger leads Steelers to comeback win over Jags

BOSTON | Harvard beats Yale 45-27 as The Game sets scoring record

BOSTON — Tom Stewart threw for 312 yards and three touchdowns before being wheeled off on a stretcher in the fourth quarter, leading Harvard to a 45-27 victory over Yale on Saturday at Fenway Park in the highest-scoring matchup in the 143-year history of The Game. The senior, playing his last game, scrambled for 1 … Continue reading BOSTON | Harvard beats Yale 45-27 as The Game sets scoring record

BOSTON | Kyrie scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors 123-116 in OT

BOSTON — Kyrie Irving had a season-high 43 points, scoring 17 in the last 8:06 of the fourth quarter to force overtime and then making or recording an assist on every basket in the extra period Friday night to lead the Boston Celtics to a 123-116 victory over the Toronto Raptors. Irving had 11 assists, … Continue reading BOSTON | Kyrie scores 43, Celtics beat Raptors 123-116 in OT

SEATTLE | Wilson caps Seattle’s rally past Green Bay for 27-24 win

SEATTLE— Russell Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard touchdown pass to Ed Dickson with 5:08 left was the difference in the Seattle Seahawks’ 27-24 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Thursday night. In a key matchup in the race for the two NFC wild-card spots, Seattle (5-5) snapped a two-game losing streak … Continue reading SEATTLE | Wilson caps Seattle’s rally past Green Bay for 27-24 win

TUSCALOOSA, Ala | Saban has no plans to sit ‘Bama QB Tau Tagovailoa this week

TUSCALOOSA, Ala  — Alabama coach Nick Saban says he has no plans not to play quarterback Tua Tagovailoa this week against The Citadel. Tagovailoa has been bothered by a right knee injury in recent weeks and left the Mississippi State game after getting hit on it. The top-ranked Crimson Tide hosts huge underdog The Citadel … Continue reading TUSCALOOSA, Ala | Saban has no plans to sit ‘Bama QB Tau Tagovailoa this week

The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury

The Latest on Week 10 in the NFL (all times EST): 10:45 p.m. Eagles cornerback Ronald Darby is out for the rest of the game against Dallas because of a knee injury. The Eagles were forced to go with backup Chandon Sullivan, an undrafted free agent. Starting cornerback Jalen Mills has a foot injury and … Continue reading The Latest: Eagles, already thin at CB, lose Darby to injury

Rams lose Kupp to potentially serious knee injury

Rams receiver Cooper Kupp suffered a potentially serious knee injury on Sunday — a blow to a team that has stayed remarkably healthy on the way to a 9-1 start. Kupp went down in the fourth quarter of Los Angeles‘ win over Seattle clutching his left knee, which sidelined him for two games earlier this … Continue reading Rams lose Kupp to potentially serious knee injury