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LAS VEGAS | NHL tests puck and player tracking in regular-season games

LAS VEGAS— Jan 11, 2019—The NHL for the first time has tested real-time puck and player tracking in regular-season games and intends to have it in place across the league next season. Microchips were added to players’ shoulder pads and fitted inside specially designed pucks for two Vegas Golden Knights home games this week, against … Continue reading LAS VEGAS | NHL tests puck and player tracking in regular-season games

LOS ANGELES | Chiefs-Rams game moved from Mexico City to LA due to field

LOS ANGELES— The NFL moved the Rams’ Monday night showdown with the Kansas City Chiefs from Mexico City to Los Angeles on Tuesday due to the poor condition of the field at Azteca Stadium. The league announced the extraordinary decision six days before one of the most-anticipated regular-season games of the year. In a news … Continue reading LOS ANGELES | Chiefs-Rams game moved from Mexico City to LA due to field

OAKLAND, Calif | Curry injured, Bucks snap Warriors’ 8-game win streak

OAKLAND, Calif. — Stephen Curry left with an injury and the Golden State Warriors were unable to recover in a 134-111 loss to the Milwaukee Bucks that snapped their eight-game winning streak Thursday night. Eric Bledsoe scored seven straight points during Milwaukee’s big third quarter and finished with 26. Giannis Antetokounmpo added 24 points, nine … Continue reading OAKLAND, Calif | Curry injured, Bucks snap Warriors’ 8-game win streak

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | AP source: Giants trade Harrison to Lions for 5th-round pick

EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. — The New York Giants are trading star defensive tackle Damon “Snacks” Harrison to the Detroit Lions, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press. The Giants will receive a fifth-round draft pick in 2019 for the stalwart in the middle of the defensive line, according to the person, … Continue reading EAST RUTHERFORD, N.J. | AP source: Giants trade Harrison to Lions for 5th-round pick

RPI replaced with new evaluation tool for NCAA Tournament

The NCAA is ditching the RPI for its own evaluation tool to select teams for the NCAA Tournament. The NCAA Evaluation Tool will rely on game results, strength of schedule, game location, scoring margin, net offensive and defensive efficiency and quality of wins and losses. NET will be used for the 2018-19 season by the … Continue reading RPI replaced with new evaluation tool for NCAA Tournament