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Elliott: As Serena Williams pursues singles record, fires cast pall over Australian Open

1 day ago   |   Los Angeles Times

The Australian Open is set to begin as scheduled Monday despite fires that have ravaged the country and raised health concerns among players.
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Panthers down another goalie, injured Driedger to miss weeks

Panthers down another goalie, injured Driedger to miss weeks

1 day ago   |   Saint Louis Today

SUNRISE, Fla. - Florida goalie Chris Driedger will miss several weeks with what's believed to be a groin injury, the latest health issue at that position for the Panthers.
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Tennis-Shapovalov says will default match if forced to play in poor air

2 days ago   |   National Post

MELBOURNE - World number 13 Denis Shapovalov says he will refuse to play at the Australian Open if forced to compete in poor air and expects other leading players at the Grand...
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Boston Bruins place David Backes on waivers; veteran's NHL future in doubt

Boston Bruins place David Backes on waivers; veteran's NHL future in doubt

2 days ago   |   Sporting News   |   2 articles

Head coach Bruce Cassidy cited internal roster competition and concern for Backes' long-term health when asked how the decision was made to put the veteran on waivers.
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Seven Titans questionable for AFC Championship Game

2 days ago   |   NBC Sports

The Titans aren't in perfect health, but it's mid-January, so they're probably as close as you can get. They listed seven players as questionable on the final injury report...
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Tennis-Clijsters urges Australian Open organizers to tackle smoke risks

4 days ago   |   National Post

Four-times Grand Slam champion Kim Clijsters believes it is impossible to ignore air quality issues heading into next week's Australian Open and urged organizers to make player...
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LeBron James humbled to hear Conor McGregor inspired by his actions

4 days ago   |   MMAjunkie

LeBron James felt a sense of accomplishment when he was informed of Conor McGregor 's recent comments about him. In a recent interview with ESPN, McGregor revealed he's drawn...
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Luke Kuechly Joins N.F.L.'s Under-30 Retirees Club

4 days ago   |   NY Times

The Carolina Panthers star linebacker joins a wave of stars - including Gronk, Luck and Megatron - who chose their health over football's warrior culture.
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Why did Luke Kuechly retire? Panthers star explains his decision to end NFL career

Why did Luke Kuechly retire? Panthers star explains his decision to end NFL career

5 days ago   |   Sporting News   |   11 articles

Luke Kuechly, 28, retired after eight grueling seasons as one of the NFL's most dominant inside linebackers in a generation. The Panthers star, who suffered multiple...
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Yankees finish overhaul of training staff by naming Eric Cressey as Director of Player Health and Performance

5 days ago   |   Newsday

Cashman completes long promised updating of training staff adding Donovan Santas and Brett McCabe, and giving new jobs to Michael Schuk, Tim Lentych and Steve Donohue.
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Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

The Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by beating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 Sunday for the AFC championship. Read more ...

49ers defeat Packers in NFC championship, will face Chiefs in Super Bowl

49ers defeat Packers in NFC championship, will face Chiefs in Super Bowl

The 49ers advanced to their first Super Bowl in seven years and will play the Kansas City Chiefs in two weeks in Miami for the championship. Read more ...

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

Kansas City Chiefs advance to their first Super Bowl in 50 years

The Kansas City Chiefs made their first Super Bowl in a half-century by beating the Tennessee Titans 35-24 Sunday for the AFC championship. Read more ...

The Latest: Coco Gauff beats Venus Williams in 1st round

The Latest: Coco Gauff beats Venus Williams in 1st round

MELBOURNE, Australia - The Latest on the Australian Open : Read more ...

Super Bowl odds 2020: Chiefs vs. 49ers favorite right now

Super Bowl odds 2020: Chiefs vs. 49ers favorite right now

Sportsbooks began releasing their first odds for Super Bowl 2020 with the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs set to meet in Miami on Feb. 2. Bet Online opened with the... Read more ...

The star of the 49ers' dominant win over the Packers nearly became a pro...

The star of the 49ers' dominant win over the Packers nearly became a pro surfer and was cut 6 times in the NFL before breaking out

San Francisco 49ers running back Raheem Mostert dominated the Green Bay Packers in the NFC Championship with 220 yards and 4 touchdowns. Mostert has had a wild journey to this... Read more ...

NFL playoff picks, predictions against spread: 49ers slam Packers, Chiefs...

NFL playoff picks, predictions against spread: 49ers slam Packers, Chiefs edge Titans to reach Super Bowl 54

In our NFL playoff picks and predictions against the spread for this weekend's conference championship games, San Francisco gets a repeat result in the rematch with Green Bay... Read more ...

Super Bowl odds, spread, line: Chiefs open as favorite to win Super Bowl 54...

Super Bowl odds, spread, line: Chiefs open as favorite to win Super Bowl 54 over 49ers

Kansas City was made the narrow choice to defeat San Francisco after the conference championship game results were determined. Here are the opening odds for Super Bowl 54... Read more ...

Packers vs. 49ers live score, updates, highlights from the NFC championship game

Packers vs. 49ers live score, updates, highlights from the NFC championship game

The two top seeds in the NFC battle in San Francisco for a spot in the Super Bowl. Sporting News is tracking live scoring updates and highlights from Packers vs. 49ers in the... Read more ...

Bjorkstrand scores twice, rallies Jackets over Rangers 2-1

Bjorkstrand scores twice, rallies Jackets over Rangers 2-1

NEW YORK - Oliver Bjorkstrand scored his second goal of the game with 26.5 seconds left to lift Columbus Blue Jackets over the New York Rangers 2-1 Sunday night for their fifth... Read more ...