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2016-12-08 12:45:53.750For a guy who started the year with his barn blowing down, Peter Miller has done okay. Early last January, on a quiet weekday afternoon, Miller's main barn at the San Luis Rey Downs Training Center was hit with what meteorologists termed a microburs
2016-12-08 08:15:02.997Terence Crawford had a big year in 2014, so big in fact that he was named fighter of the year by ESPN.com and the Boxing Writers Association of America, among other outlets. That is a big box to check for any aspiring boxing star and potential future
2016-12-05 13:05:16.123This 2017 ESPN JC 50 rankings have three players who could make an immediate impact next season. The class doesn't grade as highly as previous classes, but QBs Jarrett Stidham, Blake Barnett and Kansas commit Peyton Bender are real difference-makers.
2016-12-07 21:18:04.283NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- There's an old expression you hear from general managers every winter. It goes kind of like this: Buying is easy. Selling is hard. So for a team that hasn't held a storewide clearance sale in almost 20 years, you have to hand
2016-12-08 03:43:45.340What do you need to know about last night's big stories? Joe McDonald gives us his take on the biggest and best. This is where we say "Morning, Joe." Pressure is on Price: If the Montreal Canadiens had the blueprint to keep goalie Carey Price health
2016-12-01 19:09:07.633The College Football Playoff field is set, along with the lineup for 41 bowl games. But before the postseason kicks off with six games on Dec. 17, let's take a look back at the best and worst from the 2016 season. Once again, there were plenty of sur
2016-12-07 13:29:48.927There should be very little sympathy for those railing against the downgrading of the Wood Memorial, Blue Grass, and Mother Goose on the list for 2017 released this week by the American Graded Stakes Committee of the Thoroughbred Owners and Breeders
2016-12-07 11:22:46.893Fun. Edgy. Fun. Global. Fun. Those buzzwords rang through the NASCAR news conference last week when the league introduced Monster Energy as the sponsor of its Cup series, or whatever it chooses to call it in the future. The news conference includ
2016-12-07 10:26:58.053A few months ago there was speculation in boxing circles that perhaps the mandatory fight between junior middleweight titlist Jermall Charlo and No. 1 contender Julian "J Rock" Williams would not happen. Charlo, some said, wanted to vacate and move
2016-12-07 08:38:22.477So, what if the NHL walks away from the Olympics for the 2018 Winter Games in PyeongChang, South Korea? USA Hockey and Hockey Canada officials are making contingency plans, combing European rosters for players who might be able to don their nations'
2016-12-07 07:52:54.263TORONTO -- Doo Ho Choi looks like he'd need a chaperone to get into an R-rated movie, but he also might be one of the most dangerous strikers competing at UFC 206. Through three UFC appearances, Choi (14-1) has developed something of a cult follow
2016-12-05 14:08:50.837Marcus Foster hopped on the fast train to fame, riding it for all it was worth from the first stop of high school obscurity all the way to "the best Kansas State freshman since Michael Beasley" hyperbolic platform. Two-plus years and one school chang
2016-12-07 05:26:56.273What do you need to know about Tuesday night's big stories? Joe McDonald gives us his take on the biggest and best. This is where we say "Morning, Joe." Worth the hype: At some point, the Edmonton Oilers' Connor McDavid and the Buffalo Sab
2016-12-06 23:15:11.977In the final inning of the 2016 baseball season, Matt Holliday replaced Brandon Moss on the Cardinals' lineup card and jogged out to left field alone. His teammates stayed in the dugout, clapping for him and leaving the whole wide field to collect th
2016-12-06 14:41:36.843If you were looking southward from downtown Chicago when reports hit that Chris Sale had been traded to the Boston Red Sox, you would have noticed that Guaranteed Rate Field was shrouded in a light fog. That might be a pathetic fallacy, but the visio
2016-12-06 13:36:11.717NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. -- The prospects keep flying out the revolving door. But Dave Dombrowski doesn't care. He didn't come to Boston to pile up names on Keith Law's Top 50 prospects list. He didn't come to Boston to help his good friends in Pawtucket