Month: December 2019

5:30 PM ET Associated Press OSTRAVA, Czech Republic — Canada routed host Czech Republic 7-2 Tuesday to complete the preliminary round at the world junior hockey championship and clinch top spot in its group. Joe Veleno, Nolan Foote, captain Barrett Hayton, Connor McMichael, Liam Foudy, Dylan Cozens and Jared McIsaac all scored as Canada topped
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4:40 PM ET FLORHAM PARK, N.J. — After a season in which three players complained publicly about being mistreated by the organization, New York Jets general manager Joe Douglas said Tuesday one of his offseason priorities is to create a better relationship between players and management. “Honestly, we’ve had open and honest conversations,” Douglas said
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4:21 PM GMT Munster doctor Jamie Kearns was fined and given a suspended touchline ban by an independent disciplinary committee on Tuesday for verbally abusing Saracens hooker Jamie George. The European Club Professional Rugby (ECPR) announced earlier this month it was launching an investigation into a mass brawl which broke out at the Allianz Park
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1:46 PM ET Wake Forest starting quarterback Jamie Newman is entering the NCAA transfer portal as a graduate student and will play his final season elsewhere, the team announced Tuesday. “Jamie informed me today that he will finish his eligibility at another school as a graduate transfer,” Wake Forest coach Dave Clawson said in a
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12:22 PM ET The Minnesota Twins have added two veteran arms to their starting rotation, signing free agents Rich Hill and Homer Bailey to one-year deals, the team announced Tuesday. Sources told ESPN’s Jeff Passan that Bailey’s deal is for $7 million, while Hill gets $3 million. Hill, who will turn 40 on March 11,
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9:52 AM ET Baylor coach Matt Rhule has declined the chance to interview for the Cleveland Browns‘ head-coaching job, league sources told ESPN’s Adam Schefter on Tuesday. Rhule is expected to be a leading candidate for the New York Giants‘ and Carolina Panthers‘ head-coaching vacancies, according to Schefter. ESPN’s Chris Mortensen reported Monday that the
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7:57 AM ET Golden State Warriors guard D’Angelo Russell will miss Tuesday’s game against the Spurs because of a left shoulder contusion. Russell suffered the injury in Saturday’s loss to the Mavericks. He also is battling a flu bug that has affected multiple members of the team. Center Willie Cauley-Stein also is dealing with the
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