US Sports

Raptors 107, Knicks 84: Knicks Shoot and Defend Poorly Against a Short-Handed Toronto

2 hours 20 min ago
The Knicks’ Kristaps Porzingis shot 3 for 13 while Tim Hardaway Jr. finished 5 for 11 in the team’s eighth consecutive loss to the Raptors.
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Gabby Douglas Apologizes After Remark on Sexual Abuse Draws Fire

2 hours 30 min ago
In a response to a post by Aly Raisman, her former Olympic gymnastics teammate, Ms. Douglas had argued that it was women’s responsibility “to dress modestly.”
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On Soccer: French Rivals Hope P.S.G.’s Spotlight Has Room for Them

2 hours 32 min ago
In France’s top league, a few teams argue that mere association with the biggest, richest team on the block will be good for business.
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Blue Jackets 2, Rangers 0: Rangers Come Up Empty in Columbus

3 hours 3 min ago
The Blue Jackets’ Sergei Bobrovsky made 36 saves for his 21st career shutout.
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A Big N.F.L. Game Comes to Mexico City. These Guys Have it Covered.

3 hours 5 min ago
The podcast Primero y Diez, or First and 10, exemplifies the passion for American football in Mexico and the kind of fans the league is cultivating.
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Yankees Interview Aaron Boone, Hero of 2003, for Managing Job

5 hours 20 min ago
Boone, 44, who hit the home run that won the 2003 American League Championship Series for the Yankees, has never managed or coached professionally.
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N.C.A.A. Champs Visit the White House

6 hours 4 min ago
Eighteen teams, from several sports, met with President Trump on Friday.
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Sporting: The Secret to a Long Life Is Bocce

6 hours 13 min ago
And lots of friends to play it with, as I discovered on the courts in Boston’s North End.
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Nigeria Has an Olympic-Level Bobsled Team, and Tonga Had a Luger

6 hours 24 min ago
Nigeria achieved the qualifying standard for the Winter Games, evoking the Jamaican bobsled team and other warm-weather entrants who took to snow and ice.
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The N.H.L. Needed 100 Portraits. So Tony Harris Got to Work.

6 hours 30 min ago
For its 100th anniversary, the N.H.L. commissioned an Ottawa artist to paint all of the players voted as the top 100 in the league’s history.
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Kevin Harvick, a Nascar Old-Timer, Seeks Another Championship

6 hours 41 min ago
Harvick, 41, is one of four drivers in contention for the season title in Sunday’s race at Homestead-Miami Speedway.
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Debate at the FIFA Trial: Witness Tampering or Itchy Skin?

6 hours 52 min ago
Prosecutors argued that two apparent throat-slitting gestures made by a defendant were an attempt to intimidate. A defense lawyer said his client had to scratch his neck.
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Danica Patrick Will Retire From Racing After Indy 500 Next Year

8 hours 25 min ago
Without full-time sponsor next season, Patrick will race only in the Daytona 500 and the Indianapolis 500 in 2018.
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Before Thanksgiving Week Showdown, Alabama and Auburn Order Cupcakes

12 hours 7 min ago
A pre-Iron Bowl break is a tradition for Alabama’s best teams, but using it to attack the team’s schedule is misguided.
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Celtics 92, Warriors 88: Celtics Own Warriors in the Third Quarter of Big Victory

Fri, 2017-11-17 13:00
Boston took a page out of Golden State’s notebook, completely taking over the game in the third quarter and riding to the team’s 14th consecutive victory.
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Sixers Begin to Reap Rewards From Their Much-Debated ‘Process’

Fri, 2017-11-17 12:58
Sam Hinkie has left Philadelphia, but his unconventional methods of slowly building a team by being purposefully bad are starting to show results.
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China’s Soccer Push Puts a Storied Team Under Murky Ownership

Fri, 2017-11-17 12:45
Fans of Italy’s A.C. Milan greeted its new owner as a savior. Today, as the debt-burdened team bleeds money, questions swirl around its new benefactor.
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Venus Williams Had $400,000 in Goods Stolen From Home During U.S. Open

Fri, 2017-11-17 11:44
While Ms. Williams was playing in the United States Open in New York, thieves broke into her home in Palm Beach Gardens and stole the goods, the police said.
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Jose Altuve and Giancarlo Stanton Win M.V.P. Awards

Fri, 2017-11-17 11:10
Altuve, who led the Astros to their first World Series title, finished ahead of the Yankees’ Aaron Judge, while Stanton narrowly edged Joey Votto of Cincinnati.
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N.F.L. Denies Jerry Jones’s Call for Special Owners Meeting

Fri, 2017-11-17 10:32
Jones’s request was his latest tactic to try to derail negotiations for a new contract for Commissioner Roger Goodell.
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