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Sun, 11 Dec 2016 04:39:19 GMTLamar Jackson with the Heisman Trophy on Saturday. He became the youngest player to win the award.Jackson, a sophomore, became the youngest player to capture the award after he passed for 3,300 yards and rushed for 1,500 this season.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 06:32:15 GMTSeattle defender Roman Torres (29) and his teammates after Torres converted the winning penalty kick in Toronto on Saturday.The Sounders could not manage a shot on goal through 120 minutes but found the net when it counted most to cap a remarkable rise from mediocrity.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 02:53:05 GMTAhmad Bradshaw scored the go-ahead touchdown for Army on a 9-yard run in the fourth quarter, sending the Black Knights to their first victory over Navy since 2001.The Black Knights blew a 14-point halftime lead, but Ahmad Bradshaw’s 9-yard touchdown run gave Army its first victory over Navy since 2001.
Thu, 08 Dec 2016 22:07:31 GMTThe challenges of crossing railroad bridges in La Ruta de Los Conquistadores, an annual mountain bike race in Costa Rica, are many: ties slick with oil, yawning gaps and boys who delight in playfully taunting the racers.La Ruta de Los Conquistadores, a three-day race across Costa Rica, pits participants against steep climbs, muddy trails and waterways that may or may not contain crocodiles.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 21:05:32 GMTCasey Mittelstadt, middle, with his teammates during his first practice as a senior at the Eden Prairie Community Center in Minnesota last month.Casey Mittelstadt made an unusual decision for a top prospect in opting to keep playing high school hockey rather than play full time in a junior league.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 16:43:15 GMTRichard H. McLaren at a news conference in London on Friday after the publication of his team’s report on state-sponsored doping by Russia.The Canadian lawyer’s most recent report on a state-sponsored doping scheme by Russia capped a stressful seven-month investigation.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 19:38:20 GMTRichard Sandomir, who covered sports media for The New York Times for 25 years, has a wealth of memories as he moves to a new assignment. They encompass, clockwise from top left, the SNY baseball analyst Keith Hernandez; the Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show announcers David Frei and Mary Carillo; the former N.F.L. coach and television analyst John Madden; and N.F.L. drafts, including 2015’s rendition in Chicago.Richard Sandomir, who covered sports media for The New York Times for a quarter of a century, recounts his memories as he moves to a new assignment.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:37:25 GMTRussia’s team at the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics, where Russia sponsored a doping system.It’s settled that there is state-sponsored doping in Russia, but what to do about it presents a different headache.
Fri, 09 Dec 2016 16:39:20 GMTThe investigation provides a new level of detail, implicating more than 1,000 athletes and leaving little doubt about Russia’s state-sponsored cheating.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 03:43:46 GMTKnicks forward Carmelo Anthony on Friday night. He said he met with Phil Jackson, the Knicks’ president, on Saturday to discuss critical comments Jackson had made about him.Anthony said the Knicks’ president, who had criticized him in an interview last week for sometimes holding on to the ball, had requested the meeting.
Sun, 11 Dec 2016 01:20:31 GMTJosh Hart, the only Villanova player to score in double figures, had 37 points as the Wildcats came back from an 11-point deficit to remain unbeaten.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 21:02:54 GMTCasey Mittelstadt, part of a long line of hockey stars at Eden Prairie High School, hopes to help his team capture the state championship this year after coming close the past two seasons.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 19:05:24 GMTWilly Hernangomez, averaging about 13 minutes a game, has displayed a knack for rebounding and the low post.Willy Hernangomez, a former teammate of Kristaps Porzingis in Spain, has displayed a knack for rebounding and the low post.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 18:13:26 GMTIn Cole Beasley, Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott has a sure target.Evasiveness has powered Beasley’s evolution from complementary piece to indispensable component in the Cowboys’ offense.
Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:30:06 GMTKIWIS ON ICE From left, Peter Michael, Reyon Kay and Shane Dobbin of New Zealand competing in the men’s team pursuit on the first day of the Speed Skating World Cup in Heerenveen, the Netherlands.Dexter Fowler is headed from the World Series champions to their biggest rival.