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Streaking Chargers face challenge hosting Broncos on Sunday

CARSON, Calif. – Philip Rivers and the Los Angeles Chargers offense have been sensational during their six-game winning streak. The veteran quarterback noted this week as they prepare for Sunday’s...

DATE: Nov. 17, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Backstrom’s OT goal lifts Capitals past Avalanche 3-2

DENVER – When they were teammates, Nicklas Backstrom always had a tough time against Philipp Grubauer in practice. The Washington Capitals veteran had better luck when they met as opponents Friday...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Nuggets add Sue Bird to front office staff

DENVER – WNBA champion Sue Bird is joining the Denver Nuggets’ front office while continuing her own professional basketball playing career. Tim Connelly, the Nuggets’ president of basketball...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NFL awarding more than $35 million to brain injury studies

NEW YORK – The NFL is awarding more than $35 million in funding to five organizations conducting research into diagnosis and treatment of brain injuries. Through its Scientific Advisory Board...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Broncos lose guard Max Garcia to knee injury

ENGLEWOOD – Left guard Max Garcia showed up at the Denver Broncos’ headquarters Friday with a sore left knee, something that initially seemed like a minor annoyance for a team preparing for two big...

DATE: Nov. 16, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Hernangomez scores 25 to lead Nuggets past Hawks, 138-93

DENVER – Juancho Hernangomez scored a season-high 25 points to lead seven Nuggets in double figures and Denver set the tone for a runaway victory with a big first quarter Thursday night, beating...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Wilson caps Seattle’s rally past Green Bay for 27-24 win

SEATTLE – After a shaky beginning, Russell Wilson got hot in the fourth quarter and kept the Seattle Seahawks in the middle of the NFC playoff race. Wilson threw for 225 yards and his 15-yard...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

It’s The Big Three and Joey Logano in NASCAR’s title race

MIAMI BEACH, Fla. – Kyle Busch, Kevin Harvick and Martin Truex Jr. sat on a bench, scrolling through their phones, oblivious to their surroundings and the stakes. Joey Logano was a room away,...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Baseball owners extend Manfred’s contract, TV deal with Fox

ATLANTA – Baseball owners have locked down their commissioner and their main broadcast partner, too. Any decisions on speeding up the game and perhaps making it more enjoyable to watch will have to...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

NBA promotes 5 refs, including 2 women, to full-time status

Ashley Moyer-Gleich is eight years removed from playing in the NCAA Division II tournament. Natalie Sago officiated her first game six years ago, and the players were sixth-grade girls. They’re in...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Boston’s Betts, Milwaukee’s Yelich win MVP Awards

NEW YORK – Mookie Betts is ready to become an ambassador for baseball, now that he’s won a batting title, World Series and Most Valuable Player award with Boston. “I enjoy being kind of a face...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

Christian Pulisic returns in U.S. loss to England

LONDON – Christian Pulisic played just his second match with the U.S. national team in 13 months, and the Americans failed to muster much of an attack in a 3-0 loss to England on Thursday night...

DATE: Nov. 15, 2018 | CATEGORY: Professional Sports

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