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Scheifele scores in OT, sends Jets past Lightning…

Mark Scheifele scored at 4:18 of overtime and the Winnipeg Jets extended their winning streak to a season-best five games with a 5-4 victory over the Tampa Bay Lightning on Sunday

Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter…

SLC repeat? Salt Lake City gets go-ahead to bid for Winter Olympics

NFL Week 15: Top Performances

A look at the league's top performances during Week 15 in the NFL.

Steelers ride rookie Samuels past Patriots 17-10

Rookie running back Jaylen Samuels ran for a career-high 142 yards and made a critical third-down reception in the fourth quarter as Pittsburgh snapped a three-game losing streak by holding off Tom Brady and the Patriots 17-10

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Senators ask FBI to investigate Blackmun for…

Two lawmakers are asking the Justice Department and FBI to look into whether former U.S. Olympic Committee CEO Scott Blackmun lied to a Senate panel in testimony about the handling of sex-abuse allegations against Larry Nassar

Alex Smith Finally Exits Hospital

Redskins quarterback Alex Smith has returned home from the hospital after spending four weeks undergoing several surgeries on his broken right leg.

Dolphins' Gore injures left ankle against Vikings

Miami's Frank Gore hurt his left ankle on the second-to-last play of the first quarter and didn't return to the Dolphins' loss at Minnesota

Bobsled body suspends 5 Russians in fallout of Sochi doping

Russian bobsled federation president Alexander Zubkov and four others have been provisionally suspended for doping in fallout from the Sochi Olympics

Dikembe Mutombo Flies Boy With Tumor From Africa…

Retired NBA star Dikembe Mutombo flew an eight-year-old boy from the Democratic Republic of Congo to Los Angeles to pay for his tumor removal.

AP source: Wilson Ramos, Mets agree to $19M…

A person familiar with the negotiations says the New York Mets have agreed to a $19 million, two-year deal with free agent catcher Wilson Ramos

Report: USOC and others delayed in response to…

Report: USOC, other Olympic leaders delayed in response to Nassar allegations

Swimmer Leah Hayes Accepts SportsKid of the Year…

Leah Hayes, who owns six national age-group records, accepts 2018 SportsKid of the Year Award.

Colts use Mack attack, defense to shut down…

Marlon Mack rushed for a career-high 139 yards and two scores and the Indianapolis Colts defense shut out one of the league's hottest offenses, rolling to a 23-0 victory Sunday

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IOC eases off support for electronic gaming as Olympic event

The International Olympic Committee has slowed its support for recognizing electronic gaming as a sport

John Cena accepts Muhammad Ali Legacy Award

Muhammad Ali Legacy Award Winner John Cena gives his acceptance speech at the Sportsperson of the Year Awards.

Bears clinch NFC North with 24-17 victory over…

Mitchell Trubisky threw for two touchdowns, Eddie Jackson ended Aaron Rodgers' NFL-record streak without an interception and the Chicago Bears clinched the NFC North championship with a 24-17 victory over the Green Bay Packers on Sunday

Ethiopia's top Paralympian now living as refugee…

Two years after he won Ethiopia's only medal at the Rio de Janeiro Paralympics, Tamiru Kefeyalew is still in Brazil and still searching for a better life

Warriors' Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant Accept…

Warriors owners Joe Lacob and Peter Guber along with stars Stephen Curry and Kevin Durant accept this year's Sportsperson of the Year Award.

Simmons, Embiid lead 76ers past Cavs in Butler's…

Ben Simmons had 22 points, 11 rebounds and 14 assists for his third triple-double of the season, Joel Embiid scored 24 points and the Philadelphia 76ers won in Jimmy Butler's return, routing Cleveland Cavaliers 128-105

Bach and IOC: No Olympic city ever as ready as…

IOC President Thomas Bach and other International Olympic Committee members are calling Tokyo the best prepared host city in recent memory

Breakout Athlete of the Year Alvin Kamara Says it…

Saints running back Alvin Kamara discusses winning the Breakout Athlete of the Year Award on the Sportsperson of the Year red carpet.

Heupel, Kelly, Saban are finalists for AP coach…

UCF's Josh Heupel, Notre Dame's Brian Kelly and Alabama's Nick Saban are the finalists for The Associated Press national college football coach of the year after leading their teams to unbeaten regular seasons

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SKorean curling official leaves sport over abuse suspicions

A beleaguered South Korean curling official says he and his family will leave the sport for good as the government investigates their alleged abusive treatment of the "Garlic Girls," the country's hugely popular Olympic silver medalists

National League MVP Christian Yelich Disccusses…

National League MVP Christian Yelich discusses where he met Browns quarterback Baker Mayfield, and what Mayfield's success means for the city of Cleveland.

US coach: Vonn plans to return to racing next…

Lindsey Vonn is hoping to return from injury next month and resume her pursuit of the all-time World Cup wins record, according to the U.S. Ski Team's head coach